Best Western Motor Inn and Ramada Inn Civic Center are the closest hotels
to the Fair and are preferred by experienced visitors. You'll be
sure to be in good company if you can get reservations there. Other
queer-friendly accommodations are listed on our leather
you are making hotel reservations, hotels located near South of Market,
Union Square, Downtown, and Castro are the best bets for being near the
fair and easy access to MUNI (public transportation). Avoid staying
at hotels near the airport (it's 10 miles from the city and hard to
get to on public transport), in the Tenderloin/Civic Center, or on the
north side of the city.
best to fly into San Francisco International Airport. Oakland International
Airport is a good second choice. San Jose International Airport isis 40
miles and an hour away by car.
you want to spend your entire trip searching for parking, forget renting
a car. Take a cab, bus or shuttle to the city. Once you
are in San Francisco, getting around is easy via MUNI or by taxi.
Buy a MUNI map at any MUNI station or from your hotel concierge.
It's also easy to get around the city by foot - it's a very compact city.
highly recommend you consider staying until Monday after the fair.
Traffic around the fair makes getting transportation to the airport very
difficult. The crowd stays out late into the night on the day of
the fair, so enjoy another day in San Francisco.