Holiday Shopping in San Francisco, CA
‘Tis the season for holiday shopping, and as a guest of ours at Pullman San Francisco Bay you’re beautifully set up for that annual task. Our luxury Redwood City hotel gives you easy access to the Bay Area’s extensive spread of malls, outlet centers, boutiques, and other stores, sure to have everything you’re looking for to check off that list of yours!
Here are just a few of the noteworthy shopping hubs in and around San Francisco.
San Francisco Premium Outlets (2774 Livermore Outlets Drive, Livermore, CA)
A mere 40 miles east of downtown San Francisco, San Francisco Premium Outlets serves as the biggest outdoor shopping mall in the entire state of California. Here you’ll find the better part of 200 top brands for your shopping pleasure: Polo Ralph Lauren, Prada, Gucci, Versace, and more.
Easy to reach by car or public transportation, San Francisco Premium Outlets ranks among the all-around best destinations for holiday shopping in the Bay Area.
San Francisco’s downtown plaza Union Square comes flanked with a major concentration of storefronts, from department stores to boutiques. From Macy’s, Saks Fifth Avenue, Neiman Marcus, and Barneys New York to Apple, Williams-Sonoma, Gap, Old Navy, Nike, and Tiffany & Co., you’ve got major shop-till-you-drop potential here in one of the city’s major retail nerve centers.
Pier 39 (Beach Street & The Embarcadero)
Another famous San Francisco hotspot, of course, is Pier 39, which in addition to restaurants, bars, the Aquarium of the Bay, and other waterfront attractions hosts more than 50 stores. They include the Alcatraz Gift Shop, Build-a-Bear Workshop, Christmas in San Francisco, Gadgetronics, Fairy Tales, Houdini’s Magic Shop, Pacific Outfitters, San Francisco U.S.A., and Under the Golden Gate. Among other items, Pier 39’s a great place to nab gifts of specifically Bay Area character.
Woodside Central (2501-2545 El Camino Real, Redwood City, CA)
Only a few miles southeast of Pullman San Francisco Bay, meanwhile, Woodside Central ranks among the Redwood City area’s chief shopping areas. Among the mall’s stores are Men’s Wearhouse, Target, Game Stop, Marshalls, and Carter’s.
Holiday Shopping in the Bay Area on a Pullman Getaway
From the iconic shops of Chinatown to the boutiques and thrift stores of the Mission District, there are of course many other prime spots around San Francisco to load up on holiday gifts sure to please. Choose Pullman San Francisco Bay as your holiday headquarters in the Bay Area, and allow us to pamper you with top-grade hospitality, accommodations, and dining while you work your day through your shopping list this season!