Destination guide

The exciting area of Nob Hill awaits your stay

The area's cathedral and architecture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Nob Hill. This cosmopolitan and scenic city entices travelers with its restaurants and shopping. Lombard Street and Pier 39 are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Nob Hill

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Nob Hill a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pier 39 (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Aquarium of the Bay (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • San Francisco Zoo (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Powell and Market Cable Car Turnaround (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Winery Collective (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Ride the Ducks San Francisco (1 mi / 1.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Nob Hill

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Nob Hill is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Palace of Fine Arts (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Twin Peaks (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Japanese Tea Garden (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Golden Gate Park (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Angel Island (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • University of California Botanical Garden at Berkeley (11.2 mi / 18 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Nob Hill

Fly into San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), the closest airport, located 12.3 mi (19.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.), which is 12.4 mi (19.9 km) away.

Where to stay around Nob Hill?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 455 holiday lettings near Nob Hill. From 381 Condos/Apartments to 26 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Nob Hill is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Nob Hill:

  • Thousand Oaks: 173 holiday homes
  • Richmond District: 769 holiday homes
  • Mission District: 602 holiday homes
  • North of the Panhandle: 729 holiday homes
  • Mission Bay: 146 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Nob Hill?

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

  • Cable Car Museum: 2,221 holiday lettings
  • 555 California Street: 2,234 holiday lettings
  • University of California San Francisco: 2,237 holiday lettings
  • Washington Square: 2,214 holiday lettings
  • Horseshoe Cove: 2,112 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Nob Hill listed on HomeAway 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 Nob Hill?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 381 Condos/Apartments in Nob Hill. Our other popular types of Nob Hill holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 26 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 319 self catering accommodations
  • Hotels: 17 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Nob Hill?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 60 holiday homes with pool available in Nob Hill. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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