San Francisco is an amalgamation of so many different cultures and vibes that each swirl together to create such a unique city. From the long treaded hippie walkways of Haight street with its bright tye-dyed shops to the skyscrapers of the Financial District, there is something for everyone to enjoy. Cycle across the Golden Gate bridge, explore history at Alcatraz, discover unique artworks at the Museum of Modern Art, and relax in one of the many parks. During your stay be sure to visit the delightful area of Fishermans Wharf. What to expect? With a few weathered boats still docked in the area, you’ll soon find that this area has some of the freshest seafood on offer in the whole of San Fransisco. If you’re interested in street performers, fun but relaxed bars and eateries, then San Francisco should definitely be on your list. Although the public transport system is top-notch, you can make life a little bit easier by staying at a hotel that offers free parking. We’ve done the legwork for you to find the top 10 hotels near the San Francisco Wharf, with free parking. So, book today and start planning your holiday.
This inn is just a short seven-minute walk to the area of Fisherman’s Wharf. The rooms are plain but comfortable and have all the necessities you need, including hairdryers. Each room is air-conditioned, has a flat-screen television, coffee machine, ensuite and some have a small seating area so that you can relax in your own room. There is free covered parking at the property.
This inn is based in a great location of the Marina District just a short distance from many fantastic eateries and local amenities. The comfortable rooms include free WiFi, air-conditioning, 42-inch cable LCD television with a small seating area and ensuite bathroom. Fishermans Wharf is just one mile (1.6 km) away and guests can enjoy access to the free covered parking on site.
The rooms at the Buena Vista Motor Inn have been recently renovated and have access to free WiFi. If you book in advance, you should ask for a room with views of the Golden Gate Bridge. Each room has a small seating area, cable television, coffee maker and hairdryer. For an additional cost, but more catering options, choose a room with a microwave and refrigerator. Guests can use the business center, free parking on site and enjoy a continental breakfast in the morning.
Although located in the bustling area of China Town, the rooms are surprisingly quiet. There is free onsite parking available but Fisherman’s Wharf is just 15-minutes’ walk away. The beds are bright and spacious with an in-room coffee machine, satellite television and onsite laundry services. The hotel also offers a 24-hour reception service.
With clean rooms and welcoming staff, you’ll soon settle into the Cow Hollow Inn and Suites. All of the rooms are non-smoking and guests are allocated one car space per room. The spacious rooms each have full WiFi access and a television. If you want an added element of comfort, you might be interested in reserving a suite which also has a fireplace and seating area. For additional catering flexibility a refrigerator is available upon request from the 24-hour front desk.
Nestled in between the Golden Gate Bridge and Fisherman’s Wharf, the rooms at Chelsea Inn are larger than average. There is free onsite covered parking, full WiFi and the ensuite bathrooms include complimentary toiletries. These rooms have a small work area and are ideal for business trips, there is even a coffee machine in the room to keep your energy up.
If you are looking for a basic, cheap and easy motel-style accommodation, then the Howard Johnson-Golden Gate might be a good match. Each of the rooms has a flat-screen television, full WiFi and a coffee machine. Guests can also take advantage of the daily continental breakfast and book daily tours or trips directly with the help of the friendly front desk staff. Located in the Marina District, it is an easy walk to the Fisherman’s Wharf area, and you can leave your car parked on site for free.
Coventry Inn offers accommodation between the Golden Gate Bridge and Fisherman’s Wharf in San Francisco. There is both free WiFi and free covered parking space in a garage for guest use only. Each air-conditioned room at this inn features a 42-inch LCD TV and a seating area. A work desk, a coffee machine, and complimentary toiletries are also provided.
This no-fuss inn is in a great location on Lombard Street in the Marina District. The rooms are clean and comfortable with free WiFi. Each is fully air-conditioned, comes with an ensuite and a small seating area to relax and unwind in. With so much to see and do in San Francisco, we don’t think that you’ll be spending much time indoors, but if you want a lazy start simply switch on the 42-inch cable LCD TV and enjoy. This property is only a short 15-minute walk to Fishermans Wharf and guests can use the free onsite parking.
This friendly and welcoming hotel is just one mile (1.6 km) from Fishermans Wharf. There is plenty of free car parking spaces available for use. The hotel rooms are comfortable and spacious with large televisions, full WiFi access and ensuite bathrooms. We love that the guests of Redwood can enjoy a free breakfast of bagels, pastries and energy bars. There is also a small refrigerator in the room for storing perishables.
Say "Hello San Francisco"
We’re sure that you’ll have a great time exploring San Francisco. Riding on the overground tram is always good fun but sometimes life is easier with your own car. That’s why we’re thankful that these top ten hotels still offer free onsite parking. Now, grab a map and start exploring!
Get Trip101 in your inbox
You can buy and claim online, even after you've left home. Travel insurance from WorldNomads.com is available to people from 140 countries. It’s designed for adventurous travellers with cover for overseas medical, evacuation, baggage and a range of adventure sports and activities.
*5% off when you book with our promo code: TRIP101
*For our Canadian and US travellers, unfortunately due to financial services laws, we cannot provide a discount. This promotional code cannot be used with any other discount offer, including World Nomads Members’ discount for travel insurance policy holders.