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Lafayette Park Hotel and Spa, California

by Megan DuBois
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San Francisco is a bustling city with so many distinct neighborhoods to explore. After a day spent in crowds of people and traveling on the trolley, you’re going to want a relaxing, peaceful place to lay your head down and catch up on some much-needed R&R. Find all this and more at Lafayette Park Hotel and Spa

What You Need to Know About

The Look of Lafayette Park Hotel and Spa

It's All in the Details

The Lafayette Park Hotel and Spa looks like a French chateau on the outside and once you step inside the doors of the hotel you’re immersed in luxury. The grand staircase wraps around to the second floor where light floods in from the large sets of windows. The hotel guest rooms are well-appointed with a cozy bed, desk, and seating area. Many of the guest rooms look out over the lush rolling hills or the hotel courtyard. Around the hotel, you’ll see leisure and business travelers, mostly without kids, but kids are allowed at the hotel. 

The Vibe at Lafayette Park Hotel and Spa

From the moment guests walk into the hotel they are greeted with a warm smile and attentiveness that can only come from a boutique hotel. Adults can enjoy an afternoon at the onsite spa, or a romantic farm-to-table dinner at The Park Bistro and Bar. The hotel also plays host to wine and beer maker dinners, where you can indulge in a multi-course meal and some of the best wine or beer in the area. As the sun sets take a stroll around the elegant gardens as you plan the next day’s activities. 

Who Will Love the Lafayette Park Hotel and Spa

Couples and adult travelers will love the hotel most. The hotel does allow children, but there’s not much at the resort in terms of kid-friendly activities. For adults, the resort offers a spa and incredible dining.

Who Might Not Love Lafayette Park Hotel and Spa

Those who are looking for a hotel right in the middle of San Francisco, or looking for a more family-friendly hotel should seek accommodations elsewhere. The Lafayette Park Hotel and Spa mostly caters to travelers looking to leave the city after a day of exploring, most of whom are not traveling with small children. 

Best Amenity at Lafayette Park Hotel and Spa

The proximity to so many must-see locations is the best amenity at the Lafayette Park Hotel and Spa. The hotel is within easy driving distance of four major tourist locations --  San Francisco, San Jose, Napa Valley, and Sonoma -- making it an excellent home base for exploring.

Money Matters 

What’s Included at Lafayette Park Hotel and Spa

The use of the pool and fitness center is included in your stay. Additionally, each room is equipped with wifi, bathrobes, coffee, and a flat-screen TV. 

Fees and Extra Costs You Should Know About at Lafayette Park Hotel and Spa

There is no hotel fee at the Lafayette Park Hotel and Spa, but you will incur an overnight parking fee of $25 per day should you opt to park here.

How to Get a Deal at Lafayette Park Hotel and Spa

Deals can be hard to come by, but your best bet is to book directly with the hotel. Stay three nights or longer to snag 15% off your room rate. You can also check the specials tab for seasonal offerings.

Getting There

In the Neighborhood of Lafayette Park Hotel and Spa

The Lafayette Park Hotel and Spa is within driving distance of San Francisco and Napa Valley. While staying at the hotel you can see the city or explore one of the many wineries within an hour or so. Sports fans can watch a professional football, baseball, or basketball game. Those looking to get out and explore a bit of nature can take in the trails and waterways of the Lafayette Recreation Area, which is two and a half miles from the hotel.

Nearest Airport to Lafayette Park Hotel and Spa

The nearest airport is the Oakland International Airport, which is just over 13 miles away. 

The Bottom Line

Lafayette Park Hotel and Spa offers an ideal location for travelers looking to experience multiple destinations in one trip -- serving as a relaxing and luxurious home base.

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It's All in the Details