Destination guide

Artsy Hayes Valley will entice you

Take a vacation to Hayes Valley and enjoy the area's art galleries, live music and opera. Renowned for its shopping, restaurants and bars, this city welcomes all visitors. Lombard Street and Twin Peaks are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. 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 Hayes Valley

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Hayes Valley has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pier 39 (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Aquarium of the Bay (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • San Francisco Zoo (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • San Francisco Zen Center (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Yerba Buena Ice Skating Center (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Circus Center (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Hayes Valley

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Hayes Valley is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Twin Peaks (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Palace of Fine Arts (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Japanese Tea Garden (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Golden Gate Park (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Angel Island (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Muir Woods (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Hayes Valley

The nearest airport is in San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), located 11.2 mi (18 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.), which is 12.4 mi (20 km) away.

Where to stay around Hayes Valley?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 709 vacation rentals near Hayes Valley. From 107 Houses to 519 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 Hayes Valley for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Hayes Valley?

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 Hayes Valley:

  • Fisherman's Wharf: 730 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 621 vacation rentals
  • Marina District: 393 vacation rentals
  • Mission District: 589 vacation rentals
  • North Beach: 321 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 Hayes Valley?

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

  • Muir Woods National Monument: 1,918 vacation rentals
  • Pacifica State Beach: 1,403 vacation rentals
  • University of California, Berkeley: 2,040 vacation rentals
  • Mount Tamalpais State Park: 1,796 vacation rentals
  • Moscone Convention Center: 2,175 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Hayes Valley 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 Houses in Hayes Valley?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 107 Houses in Hayes Valley. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Hayes Valley include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 519 rentals available
  • Cabins: 5 rentals available
  • Cottages: 5 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Hayes Valley?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 79 vacation rentals with pool available in Hayes Valley. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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