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Relax And Enjoy The California Coast From This Lovely Private Suite

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! (83 reviews)
The location of this little house is great! A large deck and really pretty view.

"Hated to leave this peaceful place with many things to do so close by."…"

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Relax And Enjoy The California Coast From This Lovely Private Suite
1 bd-1 bth SF Ocean View Rental
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Located in Pedro Point, this romantic apartment building is 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Pacifica State Beach and 2.4 mi (3.8 km) from Rockaway Beach. Gray Whale Cove ...

1 bd-1 bth SF Ocean View Rental
Kasa San Mateo Apartments
3.5 out of 5
888 N San Mateo Dr., San Mateo, CA
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Located in Central San Mateo, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Burlingame Museum of PEZ Memorabilia and Poplar Creek Golf Course. Coyote Point ...

3.3/5 (3 reviews)

"Loved the virtual check in but the key fob didn't open the front door all of the time."…"

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2019

Kasa San Mateo Apartments
The Captains Quarters. Walk to beach and trails. SPECIAL WEEKLY & MONTHLY PRICES

Located in Pedro Point, this apartment building is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Pacifica State Beach and within 3 mi (5 km) of Rockaway Beach and Devils Slide Beach. ...

4.4/5Excellent! (54 reviews)
Great price and great location.

"Response to any questions or needs was great. Location visiting San Francisco and area is super. Very good neighborhood restaurants and supermarkets near by. A full length mirror would have been handy. View of the ocean is beautiful. Be sure to lock any items in your trunk when parking and leaving ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 8, 2019

The Captains Quarters. Walk to beach and trails. SPECIAL WEEKLY & MONTHLY PRICES
Beach Front 5b/3bt 3200sq Huge Luxury Only 7 Miles From San Francisco

Nestled on the beach, this Sharp Park apartment building is within 3 mi (5 km) of Pacifica Pier, Rockaway Beach, and Pacifica State Beach. Ocean Beach and San ...

5/5Exceptional! (47 reviews)
Great house, great manager

"The house was beautiful, I wish I could live there. It was great for a birthday weekend full of friends and family. Lance couldn't have been more helpful. From leaving me bottled water to having a high chair and crib for my baby niece, he made the stay completely stress free and comfortable. The ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 19, 2019

Beach Front 5b/3bt 3200sq Huge Luxury Only 7 Miles From San Francisco
The Captain's Quarters
Half Moon Bay, CA
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Situated in Half Moon Bay, this romantic apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Pillar Point Harbor and Mavericks Beach. Vallejo Beach and JV Fitzgerald ...

4.9/5Exceptional! (46 reviews)
A Wonderful Nest near Pilar Point

"We just returned from a wonderful two day stay. This property is amazing. It is immaculate! Ab is wonderful to work with as he is very flexible for check-in times, etc. We love to cook, and the kitchen it wonderfully equipped. A ++++"…"

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2020

The Captain's Quarters
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/3b 2800SQ Luxury 7 Miles to San Francisco

Nestled on the beach, this Sharp Park apartment building is within 3 mi (5 km) of Pacifica Pier, Rockaway Beach, and Pacifica State Beach. Ocean Beach and San ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (13 reviews)
Didn’t stay but still good experience

"Unfortunately we didn’t get to stay to corona virus so I put no I didn’t enjoy my stay however just because of the situation not because of anything else. I would imagine everything would be great if we did stay. Lance was Helpful before we were suppose to arrive with the area. He was kind about ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2020

Beach Front 5b/3b 2800SQ Luxury 7 Miles to San Francisco
Private Spacious Apartment  w/Stunning  Ocean Views!

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! (5 reviews)
Up on a mountain side with a terrific view of the bay. Clean, modern, attentive owners. No surprises

"Excellent"…"

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2020

Private Spacious Apartment w/Stunning Ocean Views!
Brand New Urban Flat in Foster City + Pool + Wifi
3.5 out of 5
Balboa Lane, Foster City, CA
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Situated in Foster City, this apartment building is within 2 mi (3 km) of Leo J. Ryan Park, Edgewater Park, and Erckenbrack Park. Los Prados Park is 2.7 mi (4.4 ...

Brand New Urban Flat in Foster City + Pool + Wifi
Huge Top-floor Urban Flat W/high Ceilings & Views!
3.5 out of 5
299 Franklin Street, Redwood City, CA
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Located in Centennial, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Fox Theatre and Woodside Central Shopping Center. Menlo College is 2.7 mi (4.3 km) away. ...

Huge Top-floor Urban Flat W/high Ceilings & Views!
Urban Flat @ Maple Street
3.5 out of 5
1 Maple Street, Redwood City, CA
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This apartment building is located in Redwood City (Centennial), close to Fox Theatre, Woodside Central Shopping Center, and Menlo College. Local attractions ...

Urban Flat @ Maple Street
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Embassy Suites by Hilton San Francisco Airport Waterfront
Embassy Suites by Hilton San Francisco Airport Waterfront
3.5 out of 5
150 Anza Blvd, Burlingame, CA
The price is $129 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (3,277 reviews)

"There was only 1 person at the front desk in the morning"…"

Reviewed on May 20, 2020

Embassy Suites by Hilton San Francisco Airport Waterfront
Holiday Inn Golden Gateway
Holiday Inn Golden Gateway
3.5 out of 5
1500 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA
The price is $129 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (2,209 reviews)

"Great holiday m. Enjoyed the amenities, awesome service and very convenient to things and places I needed"…"

Reviewed on May 25, 2020

Holiday Inn Golden Gateway
Park Pointe Hotel
Park Pointe Hotel
2 out of 5
245 S Airport Blvd, South San Francisco, CA
The price is $50 per night
3.2/5 (1,195 reviews)

"Nothing unique; many many many many motels like this."…"

Reviewed on May 6, 2020

Park Pointe Hotel
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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 accommodations 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.

Here are some of the favorite San Francisco apartments:

Global Luxury Suites in the Heart of San Carlos:

  • In San Carlos
  • Includes a washer/dryer, a living room, and free wired Internet
  • An outdoor pool and free parking on site

Kasa San Mateo:

  • Free WiFi, a washer/dryer, and a living room included
  • Located in San Mateo
  • An outdoor pool and free parking on site

Kasa Redwood City:

  • In Redwood City
  • Includes free WiFi, a balcony, and a living room
  • An outdoor pool and free parking on site

Sumner House SF:

  • Free WiFi, a washer/dryer, and a living room included
  • Located in Downtown San Francisco neighborhood
  • A spa tub and a steam room on site

Gorgeous Studio With Luxurious Sauna/ Steam Shower:

  • In San Francisco
  • Includes a washer/dryer, a fireplace, and a dining area
  • Access to a sauna on site

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 62° F and nighttime temperatures average 45° F
  • April-June: 67° F is the daytime average and 49° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 70° F and nighttime averages are around 53° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 70° F during the day and 45° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 23.15 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 a lot of options for your stay in San Francisco with 970 hotels and other accommodations to choose from, including 182 apartments. Be sure to enjoy the Chinatown district and acclaimed art 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?
Below is a top apartment to consider: Kasa San Mateo Apartments: Located in Central San Mateo neighborhood. Free WiFi, a washer/dryer, and a living room are included. An outdoor pool and free parking are on site.
What's the seasonal weather like in San Francisco?
Though weather is just one consideration, it can impact your vacation, especially when planning a longer stay. 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 rainfall for San Francisco is 23 inches.
What should I see and do in San Francisco?
San Francisco is well regarded for its local art scene and museums. Enjoy the outdoors at Presidio of San Francisco and Twin Peaks, or simply take in cultural attractions like San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and Exploratorium. 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?
Fly into San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), which is located 11.9 mi (19.1 km) away. Otherwise, you can search for flights to San Jose, CA (SJC-Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.), which is 39 mi (62.8 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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