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Wharf Inn
2.5 out of 5
2.2 km from Alcatraz Island
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CA $178
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Apr 6 - Apr 7
3.6/5Good! (1,981 reviews)

"I will definitely return to this property. In the midst of the Corona Virus and lock down in San Francisco the people were so informed and helpful. The Wharf Inn is located perfectly and parking is great. Very secure and safe!"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 19, 2020

Wharf Inn
Argonaut Hotel - a Noble House Hotel
4.5 out of 5
2.1 km from Alcatraz Island
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4.6/5Wonderful! (7,485 reviews)

"The view is great,, the room was also beautiful and welcoming"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 22, 2020

Argonaut Hotel - a Noble House Hotel
Courtyard San Francisco Fisherman's Wharf
3 out of 5
2.2 km from Alcatraz Island
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4.3/5Excellent! (1,105 reviews)

"I love that the hotel is located in a good location close to the wharf and restaurants. You can definitely explore the area walking without worrying if you have to drive. Staff is always friendly and helpful. I definitely recommend this hotel."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 3, 2020

Courtyard San Francisco Fisherman's Wharf
Hotel Caza Fisherman’s Wharf
3.5 out of 5
2.3 km from Alcatraz Island
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4.3/5Excellent! (96 reviews)

"Staff was very friendly. Location was excellent, easy walk to Fisherman's Wharf. There were 2 problems with the description in the Expedia booking. It was stated that breakfast was to be included but breakfast was for purchase only also we were booked for a king bed with a port view, there was no ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 18, 2020

Hotel Caza Fisherman’s Wharf
Hotel Zephyr San Francisco
4 out of 5
2.3 km from Alcatraz Island
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4.1/5Very Good! (5,288 reviews)

"The room was spacious and extremely comfortable,the view beautiful Only disappointment was to have a shower and no tub"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 15, 2020

Hotel Zephyr San Francisco
Hotel Riu Plaza Fisherman's Wharf
4 out of 5
2.4 km from Alcatraz Island
CA $283
per night
Apr 20 - Apr 21
3.9/5Very Good! (5,880 reviews)

"The hotel Riu was very nice very clean the room was beautiful and very Martin the lobby was very nice the food was very good"…"

Reviewed on Apr. 1, 2020

Hotel Riu Plaza Fisherman's Wharf
Hotel Zoe Fisherman's Wharf
4 out of 5
2.4 km from Alcatraz Island
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4.2/5Excellent! (7,977 reviews)

"Had a hard time getting heat in our room, but we managed."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 20, 2020

Hotel Zoe Fisherman's Wharf
Marriott San Francisco Fisherman's Wharf
4 out of 5
2.4 km from Alcatraz Island
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4.2/5Excellent! (2,149 reviews)

"The hotel was quiet and extremely well run. Staff were very attentive and paid attention to details. Any request was immediately dealt with."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 14, 2020

Marriott San Francisco Fisherman's Wharf
Holiday Inn Express and Suites Fisherman's Wharf
3 out of 5
2.3 km from Alcatraz Island
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4.4/5Excellent! (2,459 reviews)

"Room not cared for on the first day. Left room around 1PM and saw housekeeper and spoke to her;room never cleaned and bed not made."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 20, 2020

Holiday Inn Express and Suites Fisherman's Wharf
Holiday Inn San Francisco-Fisherman's Wharf
3.5 out of 5
2.3 km from Alcatraz Island
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3.9/5Very Good! (5,078 reviews)

"The staff are very pleasant and helpful. Early check in and late check out was just a call away. Hotel was really close to the town you can walk around everywhere."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 13, 2020

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Alcatraz Island is located in a scenic area of San Francisco known for its top museums and stunning architecture. San Francisco is home to 411 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that's perfect for your stay.

Staying Near Alcatraz Island

Pick from 374 hotels and accommodations within 5 miles of Alcatraz Island, including these selections:

  • Hotel Zoe Fisherman's Wharf: With a stay at this 4-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and a 24-hour fitness center, along with free WiFi. Our customers like its bar and proximity to the airport.
  • Hotel Zephyr: With a stay at this 4-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and a 24-hour fitness center, along with free WiFi. Our customers like its family-friendly amenities and beach locale.
  • Pier 2620 Hotel Fisherman's Wharf: With a stay at this 4-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a 24-hour fitness center and a 24-hour business center, along with free WiFi. Our customers like its beach locale and comfortable rooms.

Things to See and Do Near Alcatraz Island

While you're in town visiting Alcatraz Island, you can discover the sights within a couple miles of the area.

Study the collections at Exploratorium, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, or California Academy of Sciences. Some landmarks that you won't want to miss include Lombard Street, Golden Gate Bridge, and Fort Mason. You can catch a show at SHN Curran Theatre, Golden Gate Theatre, and Warfield Theater.

Pier 39, Ghirardelli Square, and Palace of Fine Arts are a few additional nearby sights. Presidio of San Francisco is also located 3.1 mi (5 km) from Alcatraz Island, and San Francisco City Hall is 3.3 mi (5.3 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Alcatraz Island?
Alcatraz Island is located in a scenic area of San Francisco known for its beautiful ocean views and top museums. You’ll find 637 hotels and other accommodations within a few miles for a convenient home base.
What's the best place to stay close to Alcatraz Island?
Hotel Caza Fisherman’s Wharf is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3.5-star hotel offers an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. It’s located 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from Alcatraz Island. Other good choices within a few miles include Hotel Zephyr San Francisco and Hotel Riu Plaza Fisherman’s Wharf.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Alcatraz Island, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel bookings are refundable provided that you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your check-in date. If your reservation is non-refundable, it may still be possible to cancel it and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Put your dates in and click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to review the best deals available near Alcatraz Island.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip in the area near Alcatraz Island?
To find more details about changing or cancelling your stay near Alcatraz Island, head over to our customer service page.
What can I see and do near Alcatraz Island?
You’ll want to browse the collections at Exploratorium, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, and California Academy of Sciences. Pier 39, Lombard Street, and Palace of Fine Arts are well-known local landmarks worth a visit. You can check out the local talent at SHN Curran Theatre, Golden Gate Theatre, and Warfield Theater.

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