Gold List 2009
Mandarin Oriental, San Francisco, San Francisco, California
222 Sansome Street
Tel: 800 622 0404
This elegant Financial District property occupies the top 11 floors of one of the city's tallest buildings, 345 California Center. Views of the Bay and Golden Gate Bridge are "truly breathtaking from gorgeous rooms" done in a cinnamon-red scheme and with glowing headboards. Amenities include iPod stations and binoculars. Silks prepares California cuisine and Asian-inspired dishes. At MO Bar, sip a lychini cocktail, made with lychee puree, vodka, Chambord, and fresh lime. "The staff and service are superlative."
Also featured on the: Gold List for 2005, Gold List for 2006, Gold List for 2007, Gold List for 2008, Gold List for 2010, Gold List for 2011
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