Image of Inn at the Presidio. The original property opened in 1903. A member of Historic Hotels of America since 2011.

Inn at the Presidio (1903)

San Francisco, California, United States

Discover the magnificent Inn at the Presidio, the first hotel to open in the Presidio of San Francisco.

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