Where to stay around San Francisco, CA?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 2,691 vacation rentals near San Francisco. From 938 Hotels to 838 Condos/Apartments, 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:

  • Sunset District: 488 vacation rentals
  • Noe Valley: 343 vacation rentals
  • Marina District: 449 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 832 vacation rentals
  • Fisherman's Wharf: 1,036 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:

  • Moscone Convention Center: 2,730 vacation rentals
  • Ghirardelli Square: 2,683 vacation rentals
  • Holocaust Center of Northern California: 2,707 vacation rentals
  • AT&T Park: 2,748 vacation rentals
  • Pier 39: 2,677 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 Hotels in San Francisco?

Yes, of course. VRBO has 938 Hotels in San Francisco. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in San Francisco include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 838 rentals available
  • Studios: 742 rentals available
  • Houses: 664 rentals available

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

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

Yes, you can select your prefered vacation rental with pool among our 552 vacation rentals with pool available in San Francisco. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    The perfect city to work on toning your glutes

    Situated in Northern California's Bay Area, San Francisco is as famous for its arts, culture, and dining scene as it is for its iconic bridge. Don't forget that it's also an entry point to wine country. You'll find yourself getting a major workout on the city's famous hills, but no worries—the city's quintessential vintage streetcars aren't just for show. If you set yourself up in a San Francisco vacation rental at the top of a hill, you can soak up sprawling views of the city below and watch the setting sun turn everything truly golden.

    Excitement night and day in the City by the Bay

    San Fran is best enjoyed from all angles, so plan for a walking or bike tour, a helicopter ride, or a boat trip around the Bay. Picnic in Golden Gate Park, or grab tickets to a show in the city's Theater District. Enjoy one of many festivals, from the Haight Ashbury Street Fair to the San Francisco Jazz Festival, plus one of the largest LGBT Pride Parades in the world. Choosing a neighborhood for your San Francisco vacation rental may be your toughest choice, thanks to diverse offerings in every part of this stunning city.

    Arts and culture for all ages and interests

    San Francisco's eclectic arts scene can't be missed, so don't skip the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art or the Legion of Honor art museum. The whole family will love the Walt Disney Family Museum, while local history lovers will be happy at the Beat Museum and the Cable Car Museum. Take the kids to the Aquarium by the Bay, or tour the harbor with a visit to Alcatraz. Visit the San Francisco Botanical Garden, or take a little trip out of the city to visit the redwoods at Muir Woods National Monument.

    Fall for San Francisco when you visit in autumn

    The best time to visit San Francisco is most definitely in the fall, when the you'll find some of the city's warmest temperatures and smallest crowds, from September through November. Spring is also fairly temperate and dry, while summer tends to be foggy, as well as cooler and wetter than the large crowds might think. Winter is appealing for its low prices, but be warned: you'll need plenty of extra layers when you pack for your San Francisco vacation rental, as the weather tends to be cold and gray from December through February.

    Don't be worried if you feel the earth move under your feet

    Situated on one of Northern California's peninsulas, San Francisco is surrounded by the Pacific Ocean, the Golden Gate strait, and the San Francisco Bay. With over 40 hills, the weather can change dramatically between neighborhoods, while also offering views across the bay. Several islands surround the peninsula and are a part of the city, including Alcatraz, which is probably the most famous. Two nearby fault lines, the San Andreas and Hayward Faults, are both responsible for regular, minor earthquakes, and the city's infrastructure planning is steeped in earthquake preparation.

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