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hi

stopping in san francisco for one night on way to hawaii, any suggestions best location to stay?

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Time in and time out?

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Best location is subjective Have you looked at the TOP Questions on hotels where to stay ? I would say Union square would be central

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How long in SF? If ten to twelve hours between arrival and departure, you may as well stay at the airport and just get a meal and good sleep. Twenty or so hours go in to the City. If not too much luggage, take BART. I'd pick a hotel near Powell Street Station, make it easy, dump the bags, and then walk around a bit, maybe have a couple drinks, a nice meal, and call it a night - and then quick and easy back on BART in the morning.

The SF Marriott Marquis, Park 55, Palomar, Hotel NIkko, Hotel Abri, are nice and all quite close to Powell St.

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Day of the week?

BART doesn't start operating until 8AM on Sundays so it's not an option if your flight is early on a Sunday.

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arrive on a friday morning leave saturday morning

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For such a short period I would probably point you towards a hotel near SFO and the BART. You can easily get transportation at SFO to get to the local hotel, and then just take BART to the main SF area.

Look for places in Burlingame or Milbrae.

It would make things easier as you wouldn't need to lug all your luggage onto BART and you would be close to the Airport for your HI leg.

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Aren't there lockers at the airport to leave luggage?

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<<For such a short period I would probably point you towards a hotel near SFO and the BART. You can easily get transportation at SFO to get to the local hotel, and then just take BART to the main SF area.>>

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Yea, if luggage is an issue or your Saturday am flight is early this would be a good idea. If it were a later morning flight [and besides, coming from Boston, you’ll be up early your first morning in SF], were it I, I’d rather stay in the City.

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<<Aren't there lockers at the airport to leave luggage?>>

ROF ... Lockers at public transit facilities such as airports and train stations are a thing of the post-9/11 past.

There is a luggage check facility at SFO at which luggage is x-rayed and there is a rather hefty charge for each bag based on its size. It is located in the Intl terminal.

And be glad for that ... there are many airports in the US where such a thing is not available.

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