Find the best place to stay — Downtown

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: 118 vacation rentals
  • Union Square: 148 vacation rentals
  • North Beach: 112 vacation rentals
  • Marina District: 132 vacation rentals
  • Mission District: 272 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: 2,003 vacation rentals
  • Yerba Buena Ice Skating Center: 2,007 vacation rentals
  • Yerba Buena Gardens: 2,002 vacation rentals
  • Museum of Craft and Folk Art: 2,006 vacation rentals
  • Yerba Buena Center for the Arts: 2,003 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 find a vacation rental with suitable for kids in Downtown?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with suitable for kids among our 183 vacation rentals with suitable for kids available in Downtown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Why People Love Visiting Exciting Downtown San Francisco

    Take a vacation to Downtown San Francisco and enjoy the area's art, entertainment and architecture. This city's China town, museums and theaters attract many visitors, as does its walkable and cosmopolitan location. 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, consider a rental home. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area.

    Attractions In and Around Downtown San Francisco

    Looking for places to see while you're in Downtown San Francisco? Some of the area's family-friendly draws for travelers include Pier 39, Aquarium of the Bay and San Francisco Zoo. Don't miss landmarks such as TransAmerica Pyramid and St. Patrick Catholic Church and unique cultural highlights like San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and Asian Art Museum of San Francisco. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for green spaces such as Palace of Fine Arts, Twin Peaks and Japanese Tea Garden. You could easily spend a day shopping at Westfield San Francisco Centre, Westfield Metreon and Crocker Galleria. If you have extra time, you might want to explore the campus of Academy of Art University. Plan to attend a game or event? Get tickets for AT&T Park or Oracle Arena. While in town, your visit can also include popular attractions like Louise Davies Symphony Hall.