Alamo Square, San Francisco, California

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Steiner St and Hayes St

San Francisco, California 94117

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(415) 861-7120

  • 2 mentions in What are the best kid-friendly activities in SF?

    • Debbie L.

      Debbie L. said, "...This is a new spot in the Presidio. Even my adult Disney fiend friends love it! The location itself is lovely. Alamo Square: You can see the Full House houses, aka the most popular Painted Ladies in SF here. Great spot..." See More

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...Pier 39 where they can see sealions basking on the piers (it's always find to see wildlife in the wild), and Alamo Square which has a nice greenspace for lounging or frisbee, a great playground for kids, and is surrounded by the..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Painted Ladies

    • Debbie L.

      Debbie L. said, "...I love me some painted ladies! Without a doubt, the most famous Painted Ladies in San Francisco are the ones near Alamo Square, at Steiner and Grove, specifically, because the opening scene of the TV show Full House shows those houses,..." See More

    • Avery Z.

      Avery Z. said, "...Pack a lunch and make your way out to Alamo Square -- that's where the best Painted Ladies are! You can take the bus out there as I always see buses driving around there and you can probably see your bus line..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best views in San Francisco?

    • Lynn F.

      Lynn F. said, "...you can step out into the street... carefully, of course... to get your shot). If you find the Painted Ladies (at Alamo Square) be sure to walk up the hill a bit to get the classic shot with the city behind..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best things to see for one day in San Francisco?

    • Kelly D.

      Kelly D. said, "...stop by the California Academy of Sciences before lunch, and then see if you could grab some sandwiches to take to Alamo Square. Depending on where your walking takes you, you can get a pick-me-up inside the Ferry Building at Blue..." See More

  • 1 mention in Apartments in San Francisco

    • Hayley B.

      Hayley B. said, "...months this past summer and the primary areas that I visited for bars and restaurants were the Mission District (my favorite!), Alamo Square, Pacific Heights and Marina District / Cow Hollow . If I could afford it I would probably choose..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best one day bike ride around San Francisco

    • Seoulsfgirl :.

      Seoulsfgirl :. said, "...the Presidio, Lands End, Eagle Point Labyrinth, Sutro Baths, along Ocean Beach, then through Golden Gate Park to the Panhandle, Haight-Ashbury, Alamo Square, then Hayes Valley and anywhere else on your way back to fisherman's wharf that interests you or head..." See More

  • 1 mention in What would you do if you only had 1 or 2 days in this amazing city and you've already been to Alcatraz and Fisherman's Wharf?

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...down the coast to Pacifica. You may also want to check out (more free stuff, less views): 6. Painted Ladies at Alamo Square. Free, colorful Victorian homes, nice walk, and actually a decent view too. 7. The Presidio . Another free..." See More

  • 1 mention in Hotels Under $150 a night in the center of San Francisco?

    • Nick M.

      Nick M. said, "...Think about Alamo Square ...There's place called Chateau Tivoli Bed and Breakfast. Great location...a good place in between downtown and the Park. They'll have street parking, etc. Here's an availability calendar....just one day...but you can adjust...they will be gone soon... https://secure.rezovation.com/Reservations/AvailabilityCalendar.aspx?s=DggFyzAocV..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best seafood restaurant in S.F.?

    • Nick M.

      Nick M. said, "...If you have a chance to get to the Alamo Square neighborhood, I would recommend the Alamo Square Seafood Grill on Fillmore Street. It's just a few blocks from the painted ladies...." See More

  • 1 mention in What are the top 5 can't miss tourist attractions in S.F.?

    • Konrad W.

      Konrad W. said, "...the bay frequently arrive and depart here as well. Three honorable mentions are the Golden Gate Park, the Painted Ladies in Alamo Square and Alcatraz. More importantly, the food and wine are incredible throughout the city. If you want a self-guided walking..." See More

  • 1 mention in Weekend in San Fran- what should I do?

    • Miklos P.

      Miklos P. said, "...and hard-training bicycling animals can manage! Twin Peaks Summit , The Castro and Dolores Park (great views of the city/ downtown). Alamo Square “Painted Ladies” (also often seen in movies) Union Square- this is the downtown shopping area Lombard Street (the crookedest..." See More

  • 1 mention in 30 days by car around: SF, Portland... and then ?

    • Peter D.

      Peter D. said, "...experience, because of the extreme inclines on many streets -- driving down the absurdly twisted Lombard Street is worth doing once. Alamo Square has lovely old Victorian houses -- affectionately known as the "Painted Ladies." Golden Gate Park has many attractions, including..." See More

  • 1 mention in How\where do I spend a long weekend in SF with my wife and 3 year old

    • Mark K.

      Mark K. said, "...I'd look for an Airbnb in either Cole Valley or Alamo Square. Both are great local neighborhoods with excellent restaurants/cafes, beautiful architecture, and some of the city's best parks. You'll also be in a convenient location to access most of the..." See More

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