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Treasure Island

San Francisco, CA (SoMa)
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Ranked #62 of 318 Attractions in San Francisco
Type: Islands, Military Bases/ Facilities, Outdoors
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Hong Kong, China
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23 reviews 23 reviews
21 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This place is barren, a tiny island with nothing much. Except for a nice view by the coast. You get a panoramic view of SF for free. Not to mention, you're fts from the ocean! The rocks have a million spider webs on it though! A lot of people come here fishing. Some people even get married here. Sure, it... More

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102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

There isn't much here on the island , but it does offer a spectacular view of the Bay Bridge , the San Francisco skyline and the bay itself . Across the bay the Golden Gate Bridge is visible from a side angle in it's entirety , as is Alcatraz . There is a little concession stand at the turn around... More

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San Diego, California
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241 reviews 241 reviews
110 attraction reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

We took the bus over to Treasure Island during the day and - as forewarned by our hotel concierge - there weren't a lot of places to see or things to do. The docent manning the Admiral Wilson Building was very helpful, and the building itself was rather interesting. We walked up California Avenue and ate at the Oasis Grille...a... More

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Newry, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Out here to see the finals and had a lovely day. Great company good result can't ask for any more than that!

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Bali, Indonesia
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163 reviews 163 reviews
46 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

For the best city lights views of the city, the bridge, nothing beats those from Treasure Island, best done at night on a clear day. You can also see the new Bay Bridge extension from here. WOW!

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Milan, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

In January 1956 I was stationed on Treasure Island. I attended Electronics Technician school. While going to the school building, on the west side of the island, I was treated to a view I will always remember. The sun came up over the Oakland hills and the city of San Francisco shown like gold. The reflection from the windows in... More

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San Francisco, California
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83 reviews 83 reviews
31 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

hosted the most amazing ceremony and reception at the Naval Chapel and Casa de la Vista. wonderful views, interesting room spaces and terrific support staff.

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San Jose, California
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25 reviews 25 reviews
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Treasure Island offers a beautiful view of San Francisco, especially at night. It's a quaint small place to sample wine and tour an old military base.

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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

No toll charges to drive from SF across first half of Bay Bridge to Yerba Buena and Treasure Island. The summer Flea market was one of better ones to explore. Stunning views to west toward The City. Parking free, views billion dollar. Surprising how few folks know to travel here, and not just across the Golden Gate Bridge, to enjoy... More

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Citrus Heights, California
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 via mobile

Very quiet and peaceful place to take pictures at night. Beautiful open view of the Bay Bridge and the cityscape.

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