Our Favorite Things to Do in SF
San Francisco is a foodie’s paradise. Stay in the hotel and enjoy Cafe Venue or SOMA Restaurant & Bar, enjoy a meal at one of Westfield Shopping Centre’s many restaurants, or stroll around San Francisco to find delicious everything from high-end sushi and steak, to Moroccan and more! Our front desk team would be happy to offer recommendations on some of our favorite places to go!
Ride the cable cars
The turnaround for the cable cars is just outside of the Pickwick Hotel. Choose a route and explore San Francisco on our most iconic mode of travel. Unbeatable views and unforgettable adventures, the cable cars are uniquely San Francisco! Click here for information on tickets, routes and more!
From eclectic boutiques to luxury shopping, San Francisco’s downtown offers a variety of shopping for every taste. Scan the racks nearby Nordstrom, window shop at the Westfield Shopping Centre (directly behind the Pickwick Hotel). For art lovers, Union Square often hosts fairs with local artists.
See a show!
Go Off-Broadway! San Francisco is a city of theatre. From a classical ballet to Broadway shows and iconic venues like the SF Playhouse.
Feeling groovy? Just blocks away from Union Square are historic musical venues like The Warfield, The Fillmore, and the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium. The Warfield began as a vaudeville theater in 1922 and now hosts a variety of national music acts, and only a few blocks away on Geary is the historical indie concert venue The Fillmore. Neighboring Union Square, in Civic Center, the Bill Graham Civic Center has hosted a multitude of significant cultural events and now serves as an arena for famous bands and events like Comedy Central’s Colossal Clusterfest. So, put on your dancing shoes and jam out to bands and performers like MGMT, The Kooks, Gary Clark, Jr., Jack White, and the Arctic Monkeys.
Take a Ferry
San Francisco has an extensive ferry system. Head to the Ferry Building and hop on a ferry to Alameda and enjoy time on the bay. When you’re finished, grab dinner at one the many restaurants!