SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (KRON) – With Thanksgiving and the holidays approaching, hotels in San Francisco would normally be booking up fast.
“Normally this time of year, valet parking is a hot commodity and we have a huge amount of weekend people coming in,” Mark Beevor said.
However this year, many rooms sit empty and it’s not only affecting the hotel industry but many others around them.
Fewer visitors are traveling to San Francisco because of the pandemic and hotels are struggling to keep their doors open.
General manager of Hotel Zetta, Mark Beevor, says the percent of rooms filled right now is much lower than this time last year.
“Unfortunately, as everyone knows, it’s nowhere close to where we were. We ought to be in the high 80’s low 90’s somewhere around there this time of year. Particularly right now with Thanksgiving coming up, we should be having a lot