Destination guide

Travel to vibrant Potrero Hill

The area's architecture and live music are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Potrero Hill. Revered for its skyscrapers, hiking and bird watching, this city is both cosmopolitan and scenic. Twin Peaks and Lombard Street are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Potrero Hill

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Potrero Hill a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pier 39 (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Aquarium of the Bay (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • San Francisco Zoo (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Yerba Buena Ice Skating Center (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • San Francisco Zen Center (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Powell and Market Cable Car Turnaround (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Potrero Hill

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Potrero Hill is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Twin Peaks (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Palace of Fine Arts (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Japanese Tea Garden (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Golden Gate Park (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Angel Island (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • University of California Botanical Garden at Berkeley (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Potrero Hill

Fly into San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), the closest airport, located 9.9 mi (15.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.), which is 10.2 mi (16.3 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is San Francisco 22nd Street Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Potrero Hill?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 202 holiday rentals around Potrero Hill. From 148 flats & apartments to 39 holiday houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Potrero Hill is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Potrero Hill?

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 Potrero Hill:

  • Ashbury Heights: 153 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 622 holiday homes
  • Fisherman's Wharf: 685 holiday homes
  • Presidio Heights: 81 holiday homes
  • Sunset District: 460 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 Potrero Hill?

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

  • Anchor Brewing Company: 2,263 holiday rentals
  • Mrs. Doubtfire House: 2,181 holiday rentals
  • Painted Ladies: 2,217 holiday rentals
  • Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Assumption: 2,208 holiday rentals
  • Eden Landing Ecological Reserve: 1,689 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Potrero Hill 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 Condos/Apartments in Potrero Hill?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 148 Condos/Apartments in Potrero Hill. Our other popular types of Potrero Hill holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 39 holiday houses
  • Studios: 143 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 2 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 Potrero Hill?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 31 holiday homes with pool available in Potrero Hill. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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