Destination guide

The vibrant area of Nob Hill awaits your stay

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


Sightseeing in and around Nob Hill

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

  • 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 features

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 centre:

  • 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)
How to get there

Travelling 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 centre. 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 453 holiday lettings near Nob Hill. From 371 Flats to 31 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Nob Hill for a long holiday or a weekend break 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:

  • Fisherman's Wharf: 748 holiday homes
  • Western Addition: 331 holiday homes
  • Noe Valley: 380 holiday homes
  • The Castro: 327 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 622 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: 2,202 holiday lettings
  • Mrs. Doubtfire House: 2,196 holiday lettings
  • Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Assumption: 2,220 holiday lettings
  • Alcatraz Island: 2,093 holiday lettings
  • Golden Gate Bridge: 2,081 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 Flats in Nob Hill?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 371 Flats in Nob Hill. Our other popular types of Nob Hill holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 31 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 315 self catering accommodations
  • Hotels: 20 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 52 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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