Neighborhood

Chinatown

Locals say

What it’s like:
Historic · Vibrant · Quiet
Known for:
Waterfront · Parks · Bookstores

Tips from locals

Victoria
Victoria
November 15, 2021
You may have been to Chinatown in other cities, but San Francisco's Chinatown is a whole other realm. It is both the largest Chinatown outside of Asia and the oldest of its kind in North America. Almost completely destroyed in the 1906 earthquake, Chinatown was rebuilt entirely in the Chinese style…
Christina
Christina
November 12, 2021
I generally get what I need and leave. I park at the Tam’s parking on Washington across from Portsmouth Square. It’s valet short term parking. But if you want to get lost in Chinatown, park at the Public parking underneath Portsmouth Square. Chinatown is a great place to get all your inexpensive…
Birgess
Birgess
September 28, 2021
One of the largest and most vibrant Chinatowns in America
Monica
Monica
September 26, 2021
San Francisco Chinatown is the largest Chinatown outside of Asia as well as the oldest in the US. It is full of interesting and unique shops. Find your way through the colorful alleys - you can visit the Fortune Cookie Factory, located on 56 Ross Alley. To see where the locals shop and live, walk…
Harper
Harper
September 21, 2021
One of the oldest and most established Chinatowns in the United States.

Things to do in Chinatown

Airbnb Experiences

Chinatown Walking Tour
From Price:$35 / person
North Beach Food Tour
From Price:$75 / person
Chinatown Food Tour
From Price:$75 / person

Places to stay nearby

  1. Room in serviced apartment
  2. 1 bed
Nob Hill - Queen Room with Shared Bathroom
  1. Hotel room
  2. 1 bed
Grant Plaza Hotel, Standard Double
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. 2 beds
Bright Centrally Apt located near everything
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. 1 bed
Charming Lower Nob Hill Studio
SUPERHOST
  1. Private room
  2. 1 bed
(929 #C) Private bedroom + shared bathroom
  1. Room in boutique hotel
  2. 1 bed
414 - Clean and Renovated Private Room
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. 1 bed
Nob Hill Hideaway 1
SUPERHOST
  1. Private room
  2. 2 beds
Spacious Room in the heart of North Beach
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. 2 beds
Beautiful Victorian 2Bed 1 Bath with deck.
SUPERHOST
  1. Private room
Nobhill PRIVATE ROOM #3 w/ private en-suite bath
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire condominium (condo)
  2. 1 bed
Elegant Nob Hill Studio
  1. Hotel room
  2. 2 beds
Residential Queen Suite
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. 2 beds
Designer Apartment in the heart of North Beach
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. 1 bed
Low Nob Hill Sutter St Studio 2+1px
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire guest suite
  2. 2 beds
My beautiful home in the heart of SF. Nob hill
  1. Room in boutique hotel
  2. 1 bed
Sonder at FOUND Union Square | King Room
Location
San Francisco, CA
Chinatown