Destination guide

Travel to friendly Pacific Heights

The area's architecture and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Pacific Heights. Well-liked for its restaurants, shopping and local tours, this city is both walkable and welcoming. Lombard Street and Palace of Fine Arts are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Pacific Heights

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Pacific Heights a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pier 39 (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Aquarium of the Bay (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • San Francisco Zoo (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Winery Collective (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Presidio Golf Course (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • San Francisco Zen Center (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Pacific Heights

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Pacific Heights is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Palace of Fine Arts (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Twin Peaks (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Japanese Tea Garden (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Golden Gate Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Angel Island (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Muir Woods (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Pacific Heights

Fly into San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), the closest airport, located 12.5 mi (20.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.), which is 13.3 mi (21.4 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Pacific Heights?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 335 house rentals around Pacific Heights. From 43 Houses to 263 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Pacific Heights is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Pacific Heights?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Pacific Heights:

  • Fisherman's Wharf: 803 vacation rentals
  • Union Square: 636 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 708 vacation rentals
  • North Central: 25 vacation rentals
  • Richmond District: 831 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Pacific Heights?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Pacific Heights. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Lafayette Park: 2,347 home rentals
  • Haas-Lilienthal House: 2,350 home rentals
  • Swedenborgian Church: 2,321 home rentals
  • Mrs. Doubtfire House: 2,340 home rentals
  • Sausalito Visitors Kiosk: 2,256 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Pacific Heights listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Pacific Heights?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 43 Houses in Pacific Heights. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Pacific Heights include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 263 lodging choices
  • Studios: 210 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 2 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Pacific Heights?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 28 vacation homes with pool available in Pacific Heights.

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