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1 Bd-1 bth SF Ocean View Rental
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Located in Pedro Point, this romantic apartment building is 0.6 mi (1 km) from Pacifica State Beach and 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from Rockaway Beach. Gray Whale Cove ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Great veiw

"pictures don't do justice. Bit of an adventure getting to place."…"

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2020

1 Bd-1 bth SF Ocean View Rental
Cozy Pacifica Apt W/patio- Walk 2 Blocks to Beach!
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Located in Sharp Park, this apartment building is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Pacifica Pier and 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from Pacifica State Beach. Rockaway Beach is 2.3 mi ...

4.9/5Exceptional! (32 reviews)
Great little getaway with wonderful views!

"This place is tiny but packed with a lot of character and charm. It's very clean, has a great view of the ocean--picturesquely framed by trees--and the owner was very approachable, available, and provided some surprise extras (brownies!). Comfortable bed, huge TV, really nice place to get away for ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2020

Cozy Pacifica Apt W/patio- Walk 2 Blocks to Beach!
Large and Bright 3 Bedroom With Room For 7
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Situated in San Bruno, this apartment building is 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from Artichoke Joe's Casino and within 3 mi (5 km) of Millbrae Square Shopping Center and South ...

Large and Bright 3 Bedroom With Room For 7

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Large 2 Bed w/ Room For 8
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Situated in San Bruno, this apartment building is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Artichoke Joe's Casino and within 3 mi (5 km) of Millbrae Square Shopping Center and South ...

Large 2 Bed w/ Room For 8
Relax And Enjoy The California Coast From This Lovely Private Suite
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Situated in Montara, this historic apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Montara State Beach and JV Fitzgerald Marine Reserve. Gray Whale Cove State Beach ...

4.9/5Exceptional! (88 reviews)
Nice coastal property

"Nice coastal property, it was comfortable and homey. We enjoyed sitting on the deck and looking at the cypress trees and the ocean. The bed was comfortable and the living room provided a nice place to sit indoors. Overall, we enjoyed this property, as we have been to other VRBO properties and this ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2020

Relax And Enjoy The California Coast From This Lovely Private Suite
Global Luxury Suites San Mateo
3.5 out of 5
410 Station Park Circle, San Mateo, CA
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Located in Central San Mateo, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Fiesta Meadows Park and San Mateo County Event Center. Paddock Park and Hillsdale ...

Global Luxury Suites San Mateo
Private Spacious Apartment W/stunning Ocean Views!
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Situated by the ocean, this apartment building is 0.9 mi (1.5 km) from Vallejo Beach and 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from Mavericks Beach. Pillar Point Harbor and Miramar ...

5/5Exceptional! (6 reviews)
Wonderful stay!!

"This place was absolutely perfect for visiting coastal California! It was very clean and had everything we needed for our stay. The location is great for going north to San Francisco, going south to Santa Cruz or Monterey, or going east to see the sequoias. The owners were incredibly nice, very friendly ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2020

Private Spacious Apartment W/stunning Ocean Views!
Beachfront Ocean Views 20 Mins to San Francisco!
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Located in Sharp Park, this apartment building is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Pacifica Pier and 2.5 mi (4 km) from Pacifica State Beach. Rockaway Beach is 1.9 mi (3.1 ...

5/5Exceptional! (8 reviews)

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Reviewed on Oct 14, 2020

Beachfront Ocean Views 20 Mins to San Francisco!
Convenient 1 Bd In San Bruno 4 Minutes From SFO
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Situated in San Bruno, this apartment building is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Artichoke Joe's Casino and within 3 mi (5 km) of Millbrae Square Shopping Center and South ...

Convenient 1 Bd In San Bruno 4 Minutes From SFO
@ Marbella Lane - Apartments in Mission St. San Francisco
3 out of 5
6053 Mission St, Daly City, CA
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Located in Crocker, this apartment building is 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from San Francisco State University and 2.5 mi (4 km) from Cow Palace. City College of San Francisco ...

@ Marbella Lane - Apartments in Mission St. San Francisco
Luxury Penthouse - Downtown Palo Alto
3.5 out of 5
40 Arch St, Redwood City, CA
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Located in Mount Carmel, this apartment building is 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Fox Theatre and within 3 mi (5 km) of Woodside Central Shopping Center and Hiller Aviation ...

Luxury Penthouse - Downtown Palo Alto
Beach Front 5b/3bt 3200sq Huge Luxury Only 7 Miles From San Francisco
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Nestled on the beach, this Sharp Park apartment building is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Pacifica Pier and 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from Pacifica State Beach. Rockaway Beach ...

5/5Exceptional! (59 reviews)
Girls weekend in Pacifica

"Fabulous property right on the ocean could not ask for a better view. Very spacious , women all had their own bed And plenty of mirrors. Bathrooms very accommodating. Spent three nights wish it could’ve been more. Two of the nights we played the cooking game chopped in teams everything you could ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2020

Beach Front 5b/3bt 3200sq Huge Luxury Only 7 Miles From San Francisco
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InterContinental San Francisco

InterContinental San Francisco

4.5 out of 5
888 Howard Street, San Francisco, CA
The price is ¥13,930 per night from Oct 22 to Oct 23
4.3/5Excellent! (1,161 reviews)

"Great service clean building I had no issues. Thoroughly enjoyed my stay."…"

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2020

InterContinental San Francisco
SFO Airport Hotel, El Rancho Inn BW Signature Collection

SFO Airport Hotel, El Rancho Inn BW Signature Collection

3 out of 5
1100 El Camino Real, Millbrae, CA
The price is ¥6,757 per night from Nov 7 to Nov 8
4.1/5Very Good! (2,331 reviews)

"I did not like that there was not many outlets available to charge my devices."…"

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2020

SFO Airport Hotel, El Rancho Inn BW Signature Collection
Hilton San Francisco Financial District

Hilton San Francisco Financial District

4 out of 5
750 Kearny St, San Francisco, CA
The price is ¥9,771 per night from Nov 5 to Nov 6
3.8/5Good! (2,167 reviews)

"Elevator situation was terrible. The elevator didn’t work great and the line wasn’t monitored so there was no social distancing."…"

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2020

Hilton San Francisco Financial District
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Staying in an Apartment in San Francisco

You'll find plenty of places to stay in San Francisco with 592 hotels and other accommodation options to select from, including 69 apartments. Seek out the acclaimed art scene and fascinating museums in this vibrant area. Lombard Street and Pier 39 are popular places worth a visit.

Why would you choose apartments instead of traditional hotels? An apartment comes equipped with a kitchen, so you can cook some of your meals, and often has more space than a traditional hotel room.

When is the Best Time to Visit San Francisco?

Though weather is just one factor, it can really affect your travel plans, especially if you have a long stay planned. Since apartments often have more stringent cancellation policies, it's a good idea to study these weather averages before you book your trip.

  • The hottest months are typically September and October, while December and January are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 17°C and nighttime temperatures average 7°C
  • April-June: 19°C is the daytime average and 9°C is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 21°C and nighttime averages are around 12°C
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 21°C during the day and 7°C at night
  • Average rainfall is 588 inches in a year

Things to Do in San Francisco

San Francisco is well regarded for its local art scene and museums. Pier 39 and Aquarium of the Bay are a couple of the family-friendly sights, whereas cultural attractions include San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and Asian Art Museum of San Francisco. You can also visit some other popular places in town including Lombard Street and Palace of Fine Arts.

San Francisco also is known for:
  • Architecture
  • Monuments
  • Tours
  • Shopping

How to Get to San Francisco and Around the Area

Fly into Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.), which is located 11.8 mi (19.1 km) away from the heart of the city. Otherwise, look for flights into San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), which is 11.9 mi (19.1 km) away.

Walk to nearby metro stations like Powell St. Station, Montgomery St. Station and Civic Center Station. If you'd like to explore more of the area, hop aboard a train from San Francisco 4th and King Station, San Francisco 22nd Street Station or San Francisco Bayshore Station.

Frequently asked questions

What's it like to stay at an apartment in San Francisco?
You’ll find 344 apartments to choose from in San Francisco for your trip. Be sure to enjoy the Chinatown district and acclaimed theater scene in this vibrant area. Pier 39 and Golden Gate Bridge are favorite sights to visit.
How do you know if an apartment is the best choice for your stay?
An apartment features a kitchen for convenient meals, and often has more space than a traditional hotel room. Apartments are a good option for couples who want to live like locals, and also for families wanting the conveniences of home.
What's the top apartment for a stay in San Francisco?
Large and Bright 3 Bedroom With Room For 7: Separate dining areas and sofa beds are included. Large 2 Bed w/ Room For 8: Includes separate dining areas and sofa beds.
How many apartments will I find in San Francisco?
Expedia has 344 apartments to book in San Francisco.
What can I expect from the weather in San Francisco?
Weather is only one factor, but it can really affect your travel plans, especially when you’re planning an extended stay in San Francisco. The hottest months are usually September and October with an average temp of 61°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 53°F. Average annual precipitation for San Francisco is 23 inches.
What should I see and do in San Francisco?
San Francisco is well regarded for its theater scene and museums. Enjoy the outdoors at Twin Peaks and Presidio of San Francisco, or simply take in cultural attractions like San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and Orpheum Theater. You can also visit some other popular places in town, such as Pier 39 and Golden Gate Bridge.
What's the best way to get to and around San Francisco?
Knowing a bit about the transportation options can make your trip smoother when you get to your destination. Fly into San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO), which is located 11.9 mi (19.1 km) away. Otherwise, you can search for flights to Oakland Intl. Airport (OAK), which is 11.8 mi (19.1 km) away. You can take advantage of metro transit at Powell St & Geary Blvd Stop, Powell St & Post St Stop, and Powell St & O’Farrell St Stop.

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