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Union Square

329 locals recommend ·
Why locals recommend it
Constantly bustling -- people use the square mostly as a space to relax and soak up a bit of sun, and to wallow in the atmosphere created by the surrounding cable cars, hotels and shoppers. Great for people watching! There is free wi-fi provided by the city. Look under the leaves of the greenery in the planters, and you'll find a few power outlets for your laptop.
Tim
Tim
Lives in SF

Tips from locals

Kim
Kim
March 31, 2021
OK, just really great shopping, eating, and people watching. The cable car lines start from here too, so it's a great place to get started with all things San Francisco
Lee
Lee
March 25, 2021
Tons of shopping. An enjoyable bus ride will take you there. I suggest leaving your car behind since getting parking near Union Square can be challenging. Take a rideshare or bus back.
Sharon
Sharon
January 3, 2021
Downtown Union Square is surrounded by a cache of stores. Take a few hours to stroll around. Bus: 30, 45, 41 Car: 10 minute Drive Uber
Bibi
Bibi
June 27, 2020
Shopping district. Best and most affordable parking is right under the “heart” across from Macy’s
Bodie
Bodie
March 14, 2020
Even though very busy and touristy, the area is great and the shops are amazing. In winter there is a skating rink and in summer it's a superb place to relax with some cheesecake from the Cheesecake factory inside Macy's. If you feel active, hike up the streets towards the bridge for an excellent…

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San Francisco, CA 94108
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