Where to stay around San Francisco, CA?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 1,619 vacation rentals near San Francisco. From 755 Condos/Apartments to 680 Studios, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near San Francisco for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to San Francisco?

Whether you're traveling 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 San Francisco:

  • Fisherman's Wharf: 120 vacation rentals
  • Marina District: 137 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 280 vacation rentals
  • Union Square: 163 vacation rentals
  • Mission District: 243 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to San Francisco?

VRBO offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in San Francisco. From VRBO travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Ghirardelli Square: 1,941 vacation rentals
  • Crissy Field: 1,876 vacation rentals
  • San Francisco State University: 1,935 vacation rentals
  • Baker Beach: 1,856 vacation rentals
  • Yerba Buena Ice Skating Center: 1,965 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around San Francisco listed on VRBO 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 San Francisco?

Yes, of course. VRBO has 755 Condos/Apartments in San Francisco. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in San Francisco include:

  • Studios: 680 rentals available
  • Houses: 614 rentals available
  • Cottages: 61 rentals available

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

Can I rent downtown rentals in San Francisco?

Absolutely, VRBO has 199 downtown rentals in San Francisco. You have also many other possibilities in San Francisco area, including:

  • Mountain rentals: 160 rentals
  • Golf course rentals: 120 rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 98 rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals.

Can I find a vacation rental with private pool in San Francisco?

Yes, you can select your prefered vacation rental with private pool among our 19 vacation rentals with private pool available in San Francisco. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Head to the exciting city of San Francisco

    Come and experience San Francisco and its museums, architecture and theater scene. Travelers like the art, local tours and shopping in this cosmopolitan and scenic city. San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Asian Art Museum of San Francisco and Louise Davies Symphony Hall are a few of the top cultural sights. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

    Activities and attractions in San Francisco

    Are you looking for attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes San Francisco a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Pier 39 (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
    • Aquarium of the Bay (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
    • San Francisco Zoo (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
    • Yerba Buena Ice Skating Center (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
    • Powell and Market Cable Car Turnaround (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
    • San Francisco Zen Center (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of San Francisco

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, San Francisco is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Palace of Fine Arts (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
    • Twin Peaks (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
    • Mavericks (20.4 mi / 32.8 km)
    • Japanese Tea Garden (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
    • Golden Gate Park (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
    • Angel Island (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)