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Address: Bernal Heights Blvd., San Francisco, CA 94110
Phone Number: 415-831-2783
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A hilly San Francisco neighborhood.

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We didn't expect that this is the best spot to view the whole landscape of San Fransisco when our son took us there. We had nice weather on the day and were rewarded with... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
DGUNADI
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Sydney, Australia
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Sydney, Australia
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We didn't expect that this is the best spot to view the whole landscape of San Fransisco when our son took us there. We had nice weather on the day and were rewarded with beautiful and spectacular views if San Fransisco. We could see Bay Bridge but not the Golden Gate Bridge as it was covered by the fog. This... More 

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Thank DGUNADI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the clearest day and the view was incredible. You can see the whole of San Fran from up there and all the way to the Golden Gate Bridge. Bernal Heights is a lovely neighbourhood too with lots of nice cafes and shops too.

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Thank Jesseecar
San Francisco, USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

Bernal Heights is a nice residential neighborhood with good local character and its central street, Cortland, filled with restaurants, cafes, stores, a market, a library, etc.

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Thank JDZatSF
San Francisco, California
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3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

Having lived in San Francisco for over 11 years, I've found Bernal Heights as a perfect mix of being close to everything yet having a little peace and quiet to retreat to. There's also a nice steep hill for some exercise to get your heart pumping with the reward of an incredible 360 view of the city. One of the... More 

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Thank Jeffery L
Saint Charles, Illinois
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85 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

Came to this neighborhood for the first time ever to visit family and fell in love with it immediately. It's beautiful, quiet and has everything you need in walking distance. We really loved it! The highlight was hiking up to the park and taking in the amazing views! And, if you are a dog lover, even better! Lots of walkers... More 

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Thank Laraine322
Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the neighborhood and easily saw why locals jog and walk their dogs here! Awesome views that changes constantly throughout the day. Easy access, it was actually a steeper street walk up to the park than once arrived to the entrances! Not meant for many cars to park here. Which is fine since tour buses would destroy this... More 

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Thank tousim09
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016

Bernal Heights hill is an amazing way to see the city. The climb up to the top was really fun, and well-graded (all things considered). The view was really incredible. We went up on a clear afternoon and it felt like we were seeing the whole city. Highly recommend both the hike and the sight.

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Thank Joyce R
San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2016

As a SF native, Bernal Heights hill is truly a gem. The hill doesn't get as congested as Twin Peaks and offers a true 360° view. Conveniently located near Cortland St. shops and restaurants, you're in for a true San Francisco experience.

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Thank Meagan L
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016 via mobile

We hiked up the hill to watch the sun set and it was beautiful...from the hill you get breathtaking views of the city. Dress warm because it can get pretty windy up there.

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Thank Allison C
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015

Bernal Heights has nothing to envy to Twin Peaks. Both places offer a view of SF from a hill, but in Bernal Heights you will not find the big crowds of tourists and you will end up having the entire place to yourself. Gorgeous view just a few minutes away from the Mission!

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