Destination guide

The arty city of South of Market awaits you

Enjoy the area's museums, architecture and art galleries with a rental holiday home in South of Market. This city's shopping, entertainment and restaurants attract many visitors, as does its cosmopolitan and walkable location. AT&T Park and San Francisco Museum of Modern Art are just a couple of the must-see attractions. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in South of Market

Are you searching for attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes South of Market a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pier 39 (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Aquarium of the Bay (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • San Francisco Zoo (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Yerba Buena Ice Skating Center (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • San Francisco Zen Center (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Powell and Market Cable Car Turnaround (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in South of Market

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, South of Market is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Palace of Fine Arts (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Twin Peaks (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Japanese Tea Garden (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Golden Gate Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Angel Island (6.6 mi / 10.5 km)
  • University of California Botanical Garden at Berkeley (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around South of Market

Fly into Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.), the closest airport, located 11 mi (17.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), which is 11.2 mi (18.1 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, you can make your way to San Francisco 4th and King Station. It's easy to get around South of Market by catching a ride on the metro at Powell St. Station, Montgomery St. Station or Civic Center Station.

Where to stay around South of Market?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 689 holiday lettings near South of Market. From 526 Flats to 88 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 South of Market is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to South of Market?

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 South of Market:

  • Fisherman's Wharf: 725 holiday homes
  • Western Addition: 326 holiday homes
  • Noe Valley: 372 holiday homes
  • The Castro: 320 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 630 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 South of Market?

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

  • San Francisco Museum of Modern Art: 2,186 holiday lettings
  • Yerba Buena Ice Skating Center: 2,168 holiday lettings
  • Society of California Pioneers: 2,169 holiday lettings
  • Museum of the African Diaspora: 2,160 holiday lettings
  • California College of the Arts: 2,187 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around South of Market 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 South of Market?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 526 Flats in South of Market. Our other popular types of South of Market holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 88 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 456 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 5 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in South of Market?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 84 holiday homes with pool available in South of Market. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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