Destination guide

Head to the vibrant city of Civic Center

Come and experience Civic Center and its architecture, live music and museums. Travellers to this cosmopolitan city praise the shopping, restaurants and festivals. Local cultural sights include Louise Davies Symphony Hall and Asian Art Museum of San Francisco. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Civic Center

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Civic Center a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pier 39 (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Aquarium of the Bay (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • San Francisco Zoo (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • San Francisco Zen Center (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Yerba Buena Ice Skating Center (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Powell and Market Cable Car Turnaround (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Civic Center

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Civic Center is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Palace of Fine Arts (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Twin Peaks (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Japanese Tea Garden (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Golden Gate Park (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Angel Island (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Muir Woods (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Civic Center

Fly into San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), the closest airport, located 11.4 mi (18.3 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.), which is 12.1 mi (19.5 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Civic Center?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 266 holiday lettings around Civic Center. From 9 Houses to 233 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Civic Center?

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 Civic Center:

  • Fisherman's Wharf: 823 holiday homes
  • Western Addition: 397 holiday homes
  • Noe Valley: 405 holiday homes
  • The Castro: 377 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 729 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 Civic Center?

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

  • Mrs. Doubtfire House: 2,356 holiday lettings
  • Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Assumption: 2,388 holiday lettings
  • Alcatraz Island: 2,317 holiday lettings
  • Golden Gate Bridge: 2,302 holiday lettings
  • San Francisco Zoo: 2,347 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Civic Center 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 Houses in Civic Center?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 9 Houses in Civic Center. Our other popular types of Civic Center holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 233 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 218 self catering accommodations
  • Resorts: 4 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Civic Center?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 8 holiday homes with pool available in Civic Center. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Explore destinations around Civic Center

    1,449 holiday rentals
    1,810 holiday rentals
    Mill Valley
    998 holiday rentals
    Half Moon Bay
    481 holiday rentals
    San Rafael
    640 holiday rentals
    El Cerrito
    307 holiday rentals
    2,079 holiday rentals
    1,748 holiday rentals
    Redwood City
    593 holiday rentals
    1,288 holiday rentals
    1,260 holiday rentals
    Menlo Park
    375 holiday rentals
    457 holiday rentals
    South San Francisco
    1,276 holiday rentals
    Corte Madera
    352 holiday rentals
    284 holiday rentals
    333 holiday rentals
    93 holiday rentals
    936 holiday rentals
    Stinson Beach
    452 holiday rentals