Price From $139
'Hood At fabled Fisherman's Wharf, two blocks from the waterfront, and one block to your chocolate fix at Ghirardelli Square.
The Vibe Fashioned from what was once an apartment complex, the hotel has a friendly but unfussy feel, with an atrium at its heart.
Rooms All 24 suites are spacious and come with kitchenettes. Expect a spiffier look when their basic interiors are redone in late 2010.
Plus A rooftop deck with lounge chairs and bridge-to-bridge views of San Francisco Bay.
Minus The hotel sits on the cable car line, which is convenient but also periodically cacophonous.
Free Wi-Fi? Yes.
Credit Cards Accepted AmEx, MC, Visa.
Details One-bedroom suites from $139, deluxe one-bedroom suites from $159, two-bedroom suites from $189.