Best Family Hotels in South of Market, San Francisco

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    Palace Hotel, A Luxury Collection Hotel, San Francisco
    San Francisco, CA
    0.5 miles to city center
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    The Palace Hotel has a number of family-friendly amenities, including movies in the guest rooms, frozen treats at the pool on Fridays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., kid-friendly travel tips from the concierges, free history tours of the hotel and an on-site Ghirardelli ice cream shop.
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    The St. Regis San Francisco
    San Francisco, CA
    0.6 miles to city center
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    The spacious guest rooms and availability of larger suites in The St. Regis San Francisco allow families of all sizes to travel in comfort. Child-friendly activities are available in the hotel's vicinity, including the Children's Creativity Museum located one block south of the property.
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    Hotel Zelos San Francisco
    San Francisco, CA
    0.7 miles to city center
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Housed in a circa-1900s building in downtown San Francisco, Hotel Zelos San Francisco contains 202 guest rooms and suites all outfitted with iHome stereos with iPod docking stations, down comforters and honor bars. And although the room decor may not be as quirky as it is in other San Francisco properties, visitors are complimentary of the hotel's sophisticated atmosphere. Guests especially enjoy this hotel's central location and fare dished up at the stylish Dirty Habit – just be sure to make a reservation, as this eatery is popular with visitors and locals alike. You can find this Viceroy outpost three blocks south of Union Square, exactly 14 miles north of San Francisco International Airport.
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    InterContinental San Francisco
    San Francisco, CA
    0.9 miles to city center
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    Though the InterContinental San Francisco is more popular with business travelers, families can take advantage of the hotel's adjoining rooms, rollaway beds and cribs.
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    Hotel Zetta San Francisco
    San Francisco, CA
    0.9 miles to city center
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Though Hotel Zetta San Francisco focuses mainly on entertaining the adults with the Playroom's pool, video and shuffleboard games, childcare can be arranged through the concierge.
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    W San Francisco
    San Francisco, CA
    0.7 miles to city center
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    Like many W hotels, San Francisco's iteration is über-trendy, yet remarkably comfortable. Previous guests were pleased with the hotel's accommodations, which include pillow-top mattresses, goose-down bedding, flat-screen TVs and access to iPod shuffles and a variety of DVDs through the hotel's Whatever/Whenever program. The W San Francisco also provides pet beds, litter boxes and food bowls for those traveling with four-legged companions. In addition to its guest rooms, the W also has TRACE, a restaurant that serves socially conscious Californian cuisine. Sitting near the Yerba Buena Gardens in the SoMa neighborhood, this Marriott-affiliated hotel makes a great choice for business and leisure travelers alike. Marriott Bonvoy members can earn and use points here.
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    San Francisco Marriott Marquis
    San Francisco, CA
    0.7 miles to city center
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    The San Francisco Marriott Marquis has double rooms and suites with sofa beds to accommodate families. Kids are welcome at the indoor pool, and the concierge can recommend babysitters.
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    Park Central Hotel San Francisco
    San Francisco, CA
    0.6 miles to city center
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    Standing tall above the SoMa neighborhood, the Park Central Hotel San Francisco wins guests over with magnificent views of the the surrounding city as well as the San Francisco Bay. And once they've fully absorbed the scenery from the floor-to-ceiling windows, visitors can turn their attention to the guest rooms. Although the room decor can only be described as standard, travelers say they felt welcome thanks to the comfy beds, turndown service and flat-screen TVs. Visitors are invited to stretch their legs in the on-site fitness center, and they can stretch their stomachs at MaSo, which serves dishes infused with organic and locally-sourced ingredients. Because of its Marriott family ties, the Park Central Hotel participates in the Marriott Bonvoy loyalty program.

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