Destination guide

Take in the picturesque beauty of Richmond District

Come and experience Richmond District and its cathedral, live music and architecture. This cosmopolitan city has many special qualities. Golden Gate Bridge and Palace of Fine Arts are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Richmond District

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Richmond District a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pier 39 (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • San Francisco Zoo (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Aquarium of the Bay (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Lincoln Park Golf Club (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Steinhart Aquarium (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Morrison Planetarium (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Richmond District

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Richmond District is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Palace of Fine Arts (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Twin Peaks (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Japanese Tea Garden (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Golden Gate Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Angel Island (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Muir Woods (9.5 mi / 15.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Richmond District

The nearest airport is in San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), located 12.3 mi (19.8 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.), which is 15.2 mi (24.5 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Richmond District?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 721 house rentals around Richmond District. From 527 Condos/Apartments to 120 Houses, 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 Richmond District is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Richmond District?

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 Richmond District:

  • Fisherman's Wharf: 715 vacation rentals
  • Union Square: 560 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 631 vacation rentals
  • Pacific Heights: 305 vacation rentals
  • North Central: 25 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 Richmond District?

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

  • Neptune Society Columbarium: 2,118 home rentals
  • Lincoln Park Golf Club: 2,082 home rentals
  • Temple Emanu-El: 2,099 home rentals
  • Congregation Emanu-El: 2,093 home rentals
  • Sausalito Visitors Kiosk: 2,022 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Richmond District 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 Condos/Apartments in Richmond District?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 527 Condos/Apartments in Richmond District. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Richmond District include:

  • Houses: 120 lodging choices
  • Townhouses: 8 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 6 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 Richmond District?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 48 vacation homes with pool available in Richmond District.

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