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Nob Hill, San Francisco

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Explore the elegant neighborhood of Nob Hill, boasting superb views and a location conveniently close to downtown San Francisco. A few charred stone walls around the area serve as a testament to its destruction during an earthquake and fires in 1906. Historically an upper-class quarter, it remains so today, boasting a striking cathedral and hotel rebuilt after the earthquake--plus one dizzyingly steep street. The sharp inclines throughout the neighborhood can be a challenge, but cable cars will help you along the way. After sightseeing, explore the many popular restaurants, clubs, and bars, or relax outside in the city parks. Add Nob Hill and other attractions to your San Francisco trip itinerary using our San Francisco itinerary builder site.
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  • If you are energetic to climb to the top, you will be rewarded by some grand architecture in the form of old fashioned hotels with splendid bars and public rooms and the gothic-inspired Grace...  more »
  • Nob Hill - an Iconic Must-do In August, we were back in San Francisco, and once more staying at the Fairmont San Francisco, atop Nob Hill. While we had stayed there, and at the near-by Ritz Carlton.....  more »

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