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Hilton San Francisco Financial District
4 out of 5
0.9 km from Exploratorium
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $146 per night
3.9/5Good! (3,387 reviews)

"Excellent front desk staff!! Clean rooms, great location."…"

Reviewed on Jun. 4, 2020

Hilton San Francisco Financial District
Hyatt Regency San Francisco
4 out of 5
0.8 km from Exploratorium
The price is CA $227 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (5,338 reviews)

"Beautiful place and loved the customer services! I would recommend to family and friends. Con: parking is terrible around there"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 19, 2020

Hyatt Regency San Francisco
Harbor Court Hotel
4 out of 5
1.2 km from Exploratorium
The price is CA $267 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (998 reviews)

"Great location and the rooms with a view are really worth it. Staff were very lovely and accommodating. They found out it was our honeymoon and sent a bottle of champagne and treats up to the room. A bit of a hidden gem. Not a huge hotel which is a nice touch."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 11, 2020

Harbor Court Hotel
Huntington Hotel
4.5 out of 5
1.8 km from Exploratorium
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $272 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (993 reviews)

"I love everything, especially the staff!!! Maureen, James, Glenn and others are just great!"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 31, 2020

Huntington Hotel
Galleria Park Hotel, a Joie de Vivre Boutique Hotel
4 out of 5
1.3 km from Exploratorium
The price is CA $240 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (2,230 reviews)

"Wine reception was lovely. Hotel clean and quiet. Nice amenities including water bottle. Tiny shower."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 21, 2020

Galleria Park Hotel, a Joie de Vivre Boutique Hotel
Fairmont San Francisco
5 out of 5
1.6 km from Exploratorium
The price is CA $268 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (4,876 reviews)

"Consistent with there top notch service and quality of rooms/restaurant and the property as a whole."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 20, 2020

Fairmont San Francisco
Stanford Court San Francisco
4 out of 5
1.5 km from Exploratorium
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $240 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (1,638 reviews)

"All staff were very welcoming and helpful. Had a great time in San Francisco"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 9, 2020

Stanford Court San Francisco
Grand Hyatt San Francisco Union Square
4 out of 5
1.6 km from Exploratorium
The price is CA $240 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (4,485 reviews)

"Everything was wonderful and people were kind. The hotel is clean"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 13, 2020

Grand Hyatt San Francisco Union Square
Hotel North Beach
2 out of 5
0.8 km from Exploratorium
The price is CA $83 per night
3/5 (975 reviews)

"Staff need to be a little more friendly and speak and judge you as if you are other people that are staying there. It does hurt to say 'hello or good morning'."…"

Reviewed on Apr. 11, 2020

Hotel North Beach
San Remo Hotel
2 out of 5
1.6 km from Exploratorium
The price is CA $194 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (2,082 reviews)

"Very unique place and super friendly and helpful staff. Will stay again."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 8, 2020

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Exploratorium is located in a vibrant area of San Francisco known for its top museums and stunning architecture. The neighborhood is home to 24 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that works for your stay.

Staying Near Exploratorium

There are 69 hotels and accommodations within a mile of Exploratorium, including these options:

  • 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.
  • Hyatt Regency San Francisco: This 4-star hotel features a restaurant, free WiFi, and a 24-hour fitness center. Our customers like its beach locale and comfortable rooms.

Things to See and Do Near Exploratorium

Now that you've visited Exploratorium, you can explore everything there is to see and do within a couple miles of the area.

You'll want to browse the collections at San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, California Academy of Sciences, and Asian Art Museum of San Francisco. Lombard Street, Alcatraz Island, and Golden Gate Bridge are some of the notable landmarks to see in the area. You can catch a show at SHN Curran Theatre, Warfield Theater, and Golden Gate Theatre.

Pier 39 and Ghirardelli Square are both worth a visit while you're checking out the area. AT&T Park is also located 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from Exploratorium, and San Francisco City Hall is 1.9 mi (3 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Exploratorium?
Exploratorium is located in a vibrant area of San Francisco known for its top museums and stunning architecture. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, check out the 107 hotels and other accommodations you’ll find within a mile.
What's the best hotel to stay near Exploratorium?
Fairmont San Francisco is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 5-star hotel offers 2 restaurants and 2 bars. It’s located just a short 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from Exploratorium. Other good choices within a short distance include Hilton San Francisco Financial District and Hyatt Regency San Francisco.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Exploratorium, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel reservations are fully refundable if cancelled before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before the scheduled arrival. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to cancel it and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Put your dates in and click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to review the best deals available near Exploratorium.
What can I see and do near Exploratorium?
Study the collections at San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, California Academy of Sciences, or Asian Art Museum of San Francisco. Sights like Pier 39, Lombard Street, and Alcatraz Island are landmarks to visit in the area. You can catch a show at SHN Curran Theatre, Warfield Theater, and Golden Gate Theatre.
How can I get to Exploratorium?
Take advantage of metro transit at The Embarcadero & Bay St Stop, Beach St & Stockton St Stop, and The Embarcadero & Stockton St Stop. If you’d like to explore farther outside of the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.

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