Destination guide

Take in the picturesque beauty of Foster City

Learn about the unique charm of Foster City with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city's kitesurfing, shopping and surfing draw many visitors. Mavericks and Computer History Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Foster City

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Foster City has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mariners Point Golf Center (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Poplar Creek Golf Course (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Crystal Springs Golf Course (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Monarch Bay Golf Club (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Palo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Sharp Park Golf Course (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Foster City

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Foster City is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mavericks (13.3 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Twin Peaks (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Shoreline Park (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Erckenbrack Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Leo J. Ryan Park (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • JoinVille Park (1.3 mi / 2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Foster City

Fly into San Carlos, CA (SQL), the closest airport, located 3.9 mi (6.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), which is 7.2 mi (11.6 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Foster City?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 323 holiday lettings around Foster City. From 120 houses to 131 flats & apartments, 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 Foster City?

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 Foster City:

  • Marina District: 375 holiday homes
  • Fisherman's Wharf: 688 holiday homes
  • Presidio Heights: 83 holiday homes
  • Westlake: 34 holiday homes
  • Prescott: 37 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 Foster City? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Foster City. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Boothbay Park: 1,815 holiday lettings
  • Port Royal Park: 1,729 holiday lettings
  • Edgewater Park: 1,878 holiday lettings
  • Leo J. Ryan Park: 1,989 holiday lettings
  • Ice Center at San Mateo: 2,014 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Foster City listed on 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 Foster City?

Yes, of course. offers 120 Houses in Foster City. Our other popular types of Foster City holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 131 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 162 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 6 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Foster City?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 122 holiday homes with pool available in Foster City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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