Where to stay around San Rafael, CA?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 541 vacation rentals near San Rafael. From 360 houses to 46 cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near San Rafael for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

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

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 Rafael:

  • Greenbrae: 32 vacation rentals
  • Sleepy Hollow: 15 vacation rentals
  • Picnic Valley: 15 vacation rentals
  • West End: 18 vacation rentals
  • Gerstle Park: 16 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 Rafael?

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

  • Marin County Civic Center: 1,650 vacation rentals
  • Marin Bocce Federation: 1,671 vacation rentals
  • Mission San Rafael Arcangel: 1,669 vacation rentals
  • Dominican University of California: 1,675 vacation rentals
  • Marin County Civic Center Farmers' Market: 1,651 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around San Rafael 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 houses in San Rafael?

Yes, of course. VRBO has 360 houses in San Rafael. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in San Rafael include:

  • Cottages: 46 rentals available
  • Apartments: 41 rentals available
  • Studios: 27 rentals available

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

Can I rent golf rental rentals in San Rafael?

Absolutely, VRBO has 224 golf rental rentals in San Rafael. You have also many other possibilities in San Rafael area, including:

  • Mountain view rentals: 183 rentals
  • Ocean view rentals: 87 rentals
  • Beachfront rentals: 83 rentals

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

Can I find a vacation rental with online bookable in San Rafael?

Yes, you can select your prefered vacation rental with online bookable among our 540 vacation rentals with online bookable available in San Rafael. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Explore the picturesque setting in San Rafael

    Enjoy the area's festivals, entertainment and art galleries and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in San Rafael. Renowned for its biking, shopping and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. Alcatraz Island and Golden Gate Bridge are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

    Activities and attractions in San Rafael

    Are you searching for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes San Rafael a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Pier 39 (13.1 mi / 21 km)
    • Aquarium of the Bay (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
    • San Francisco Zoo (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
    • Peacock Gap Golf Club (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
    • Pacheco Ranch Winery (5.6 mi / 9 km)
    • Stone Tree Golf Club (9 mi / 14.5 km)

    Exploring the natural features in San Rafael

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, San Rafael is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Palace of Fine Arts (12.4 mi / 20 km)
    • Twin Peaks (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
    • Muir Woods (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
    • Angel Island (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
    • Japanese Tea Garden (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
    • Golden Gate Park (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)