Fishermans Wharf San Francisco

Venue

HYATT AT FISHERMAN'S WHARF
555 North Point Street
San Francisco, CA 94133 – U.S.A.
Telephone: +1-888-421-1442
Fax:  +1-415-486-4444

For hotel reservations during the conference (Sunday, May 15, 2011 through Friday, May 19, 2011) you may make your reservation using the hotel's on-line reservation system.  If you would like to extend your stay at the hotel prior to Sunday or after Friday, please call the hotel directly at 1-888-421-1442.  A reservation specialist will be able to assist you.  

On-Line Hotel Reservation:
Room Rate: $169 per night (rate available until April 1, 2011)

This Fisherman's Wharf hotel offers luxurious guestrooms with deluxe amenities to pamper every guest, while our ideal setting – just minutes from downtown – places you in the heart of the most famous sights. Stroll along Pier 39, sample delicious fare at Ghirardelli Square, or hop on a cable car – across the street from our Hyatt hotel in San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf – and visit Union Square, Chinatown and North Beach. From our well-designed event space to custom service, experience this landmark-favorite choice of Fisherman's Wharf San Francisco hotels. This is definitely the fun spot for those anxious to experience the best of San Francisco. The hotel represents and warrants that its guest and meeting room facilities and all public areas of the Hotel are or shall be, at the time of the meeting dates, in compliance with both Titles II (public agencies) and III (public accommodations) of the Americans with Disabilities Act and all other applicable laws and regulations.

Weather
In May, San Francisco temperatures average a high of 59° F. Fog often rolls in around 5:00 p.m. in the evening and departs before noon the next day. The air conditioning in the conference rooms can be quite cool and the foggy evenings can be cold. Please plan to bring a light jacket or sweater to keep warm.

Parking
Due to the high cost of daily parking in San Francisco (~$45.00/day)
we strongly encourage ICENES 2011 attendees and their guests to
consider taking public transportation from Bay Area airports to the
Hyatt Fisherman's Wharf. For information on public transportation
please visit the Hyatt at Fisherman's Wharf Guest Services page.

Ground Transportation Information
All ground transportation between San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and Oakland International Airport (OAK) or other local area airports is the responsibility of each individual. There are taxis and shuttle services available right outside the baggage claim area of the airports.

Taxi Information
Taxis are readily available with no reservation required. The cost from SFO to downtown San Francisco is approximately $45 per taxi. The cost from OAK to downtown San Francisco is approximately $60 per taxi.

Airport Shuttle
SuperShuttle serves both San Francisco and Oakland airports. To make a reservation, please call (800) 258-3826. The cost from SFO to downtown San Francisco is approximately $16 per person. The cost from Oakland to downtown San Francisco is approximately $25 per person. On-line reservations can be made using the Airport Transportation Web Reservation Portal.

Directions:

From San Francisco International Airport (18 miles), San Jose and points South:
Take US-101 North. Take the I-280 North Exit towards the end of the freeway, which turns into King Street, which then becomes The Embarcadero. Continue approximately 2 miles and turn left on North Point Street. Continue five blocks to Taylor Street. The Hyatt entrance is on the left, on North Point Street.  The Hyatt is located on North Point Street between Taylor and Jones Streets.

From Points North:
Take US-101 South. Turn left onto Van Ness Avenue, then turn right onto North Point Street. The Hyatt is located on North Point Street between Taylor and Jones Streets.

From Oakland and Points East:
Take I-80 West toward San Francisco. Take the Fremont Street exit. Turn right onto Howard Street. Turn left onto The Embarcadero.  Continue to follow The Embarcadero. Make a slight left onto North Point Street. The Hyatt is located on North Point Street between Taylor and Jones Streets