Destination guide

Travel to friendly San Bruno

The area's art galleries and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in San Bruno. This welcoming and cosmopolitan city entices travelers with its restaurants and shopping. Twin Peaks and Mavericks 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 San Bruno

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes San Bruno a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pier 39 (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • San Francisco Zoo (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Aquarium of the Bay (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Sharp Park Golf Course (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Crystal Springs Golf Course (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Poplar Creek Golf Course (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in San Bruno

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, San Bruno is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Twin Peaks (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Mavericks (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Palace of Fine Arts (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Golden Gate Park (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Japanese Tea Garden (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Bayfront Park (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around San Bruno

The nearest airport is in San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), located 1.5 mi (2.4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into San Carlos, CA (SQL), which is 11.6 mi (18.7 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, you can make your way to San Bruno Station. Consider catching a ride on the metro at San Bruno Metro Station or San Francisco Intl. Airport Station if you're interested in seeing more of the city.

How many vacation rentals are available around San Bruno, CA?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 558 vacation rentals around San Bruno. From 222 condo and apartment rentals to 228 studio vacation rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent a seaside property in San Bruno?

If you can't resist sea views and the sound of ebbing waves, you're in luck! Vrbo has 54 beachside rentals waiting for you. Alternatively, you might like to try a different sort of setting. Vrbo has plenty of rental options to choose from, including:

  • 48 city-center vacation rentals.
  • 47 ocean-view vacation rentals.
  • 41 water-view vacation rentals.

Can I rent a house in San Bruno?

Forget about uninspiring hotel-chain rooms. Our house vacation rentals offer a personal touch — as well as all the space you and your group could need! There are 273 options currently available on Vrbo. Prices start at $55 per night. Or maybe you'd rather try one of the area's other popular lodging types, like:

  • Apartment: 196 vacation homes. Prices start from $61 per night.
  • Hotel: 62 vacation homes. Prices start from $80 per night.
  • Studio: 43 vacation homes. Prices start from $60 per night.

Can I stay in San Bruno in a large group?

Vacations with your loved ones can be so much fun, especially when you're staying under the same roof in an amazing new place! If you're visiting with a big group, Vrbo can help you. Why not take a peek at the 67 house vacation homes featured here? They're the most popular option for large groups of travelers. The rental property options that are perfect for large numbers here include:

  • If yours is a group of 6, we offer 114 vacation homes just right for that size. Spend a night for as little as $55.
  • If you've got 8 in your group, you'll be thrilled to hear that there are 47 vacation homes that are suitable. Prices begin at just $172 per night.
  • Searching for places for rent suitable for 5 people? You'll be thrilled to discover we have 47 that'll be perfect. You can book one from just $110 a night.

Your whole squad will be well looked after when you book your San Bruno vacation through us!

Where are the cheapest rentals in San Bruno?

Vrbo has a wide range of great budget-concious rentals. Treat your gang to an extravagant night on the town or extend your vacation with the pennies leftover. Noe Valley is a fantastic area to investigate if you want to keep a handle on your budget. Vrbo has 140 rentals, and the average price is a modest $229 per night. There are another 232 Vrbo rentals waiting to be booked in or around Mission District. The average price in this area is $257 per night.

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