4 star hotel
0.11 mi from Powell and Market Cable Car Turnaround
Best Rooms: Ask for a north or east-facing room for views; the south and west sides are blocked by another hotel.
Best Rooms: Most rooms overlook the interior courtyard while a better view of 4th St. is offered from rooms ending in *19 - *24 (e.g. 219, 522, 724, etc.), on all floors.
Best Rooms: Request a room on floor 8 or higher for the best city views.
3.5 star hotel
0.26 mi from Powell and Market Cable Car Turnaround
Best Rooms: The hotel isn't known so much for their views, as they're surrounded by buildings. That said, rooms facing the corner of Post and Mason, ending in *02 (e.g. 502, 802), offer the best views of the city streets.
2 star hotel
0.33 mi from Powell and Market Cable Car Turnaround
Best Rooms: Adante Hotel San Francisco is encircled by equally tall buildings, blocking any potential views of the city.
Best Rooms: There aren't any real views from Grant Hotel, as it's surrounded by taller buildings.