World Famous, High Speed Glass Elevators at the Westin St. Francis Pacific Tower, San Francisco
THE WESTIN ST. FRANCIS SAN FRANCISCO ON UNION SQUARE
Timelapse: Westin St Francis - Union Square - San Francisco, CA
San Francisco skyline from the Westin St. Francis elevator!
The Westin St. Francis is a luxury hotel located on Powell and Geary Streets on Union Square in San Francisco, California. The two twelve-story south wings of the hotel were built in 1904, and the double-width north wing was completed in 1913, initially as apartments for permanent guests. The 32-story, 120 m (390 ft) tower to the rear completed in 1972 features exterior glass elevators that offer panoramic views of the bay and the square below, making the St. Francis one of the largest hotels in the city, with more than 1,200 rooms and suites.