Where to stay around Downtown?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 711 vacation rentals near Downtown. From 437 Condos/Apartments to 361 Studios, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Downtown for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Downtown?

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 Downtown:

  • Fisherman's Wharf: 872 vacation rentals
  • Union Square: 659 vacation rentals
  • Marina District: 436 vacation rentals
  • North Beach: 407 vacation rentals
  • Mission District: 622 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, 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 traveling to Downtown?

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

  • Moscone Convention Center: 3,212 vacation rentals
  • Yerba Buena Ice Skating Center: 3,212 vacation rentals
  • Yerba Buena Gardens: 3,211 vacation rentals
  • Museum of Craft and Folk Art: 3,211 vacation rentals
  • Yerba Buena Center for the Arts: 3,212 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Downtown 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 Downtown?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 437 Condos/Apartments in Downtown. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Downtown include:

  • Studios: 361 rentals available
  • Hotels: 151 rentals available
  • Houses: 80 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Downtown?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 88 vacation rentals with pool available in Downtown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    The exciting city of Downtown San Francisco awaits you

    Take a vacation to Downtown San Francisco and enjoy the area's architecture, museums and art galleries. Well-liked for its shopping, theaters and entertainment, this city is both cosmopolitan and walkable. 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. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

    Activities and attractions in and around Downtown San Francisco

    Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Downtown San Francisco a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Pier 39 (1.9 mi / 3 km)
    • Aquarium of the Bay (1.8 mi / 3 km)
    • San Francisco Zoo (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
    • Yerba Buena Ice Skating Center (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
    • San Francisco Zen Center (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
    • Powell and Market Cable Car Turnaround (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Downtown San Francisco

    Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Downtown San Francisco is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Palace of Fine Arts (3.1 mi / 5 km)
    • Twin Peaks (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
    • Japanese Tea Garden (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
    • Golden Gate Park (4.4 mi / 7 km)
    • Angel Island (6.2 mi / 10 km)
    • University of California Botanical Garden at Berkeley (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)