Destination guide

The friendly area of South San Francisco awaits your stay

Learn about the unique charm of South San Francisco with a stay in a holiday home rental. Well known for its restaurants, shopping and local tours, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Twin Peaks and Lombard Street are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in South San Francisco

Do you want to discover things to do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that South San Francisco has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pier 39 (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • San Francisco Zoo (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Aquarium of the Bay (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Sharp Park Golf Course (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Harding Park Golf Course (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Poplar Creek Golf Course (6.8 mi / 11 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of South San Francisco

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, South San Francisco is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Twin Peaks (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Palace of Fine Arts (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Mavericks (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Golden Gate Park (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Japanese Tea Garden (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Angel Island (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around South San Francisco

The nearest airport is in San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), located 3.1 mi (5 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.), which is 11.9 mi (19.1 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is South San Francisco Station. Catch a ride on the metro at South San Francisco Metro Station to easily navigate the city.

Where to stay near South San Francisco?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,115 holiday rentals near South San Francisco. From 315 Houses to 660 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near South San Francisco is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to South San Francisco?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in South San Francisco:

  • Ashbury Heights: 163 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 604 holiday homes
  • Fisherman's Wharf: 699 holiday homes
  • Sunset District: 476 holiday homes
  • Union Square: 537 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to South San Francisco?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in South San Francisco. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • South San Francisco Metro Station: 1,954 holiday rentals
  • South San Francisco Station: 1,997 holiday rentals
  • See's Candies: 1,889 holiday rentals
  • San Francisco Baking Institute: 2,030 holiday rentals
  • South San Francisco Convention Center: 1,968 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around South San Francisco listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in South San Francisco?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 315 Houses in South San Francisco. Our other popular types of South San Francisco holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 660 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 20 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 12 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in South San Francisco?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 111 holiday homes with pool available in South San Francisco. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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