Destination guide

The picturesque setting of San Anselmo is ready to explore

The wildlife and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in San Anselmo. This city's cafes, shopping and hiking draw many visitors. Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz Island are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around San Anselmo

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that San Anselmo has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pier 39 (15.6 mi / 25 km)
  • Aquarium of the Bay (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • Pacheco Ranch Winery (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Peacock Gap Golf Club (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Stone Tree Golf Club (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Indian Valley Golf Club (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in San Anselmo

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, San Anselmo is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Palace of Fine Arts (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Twin Peaks (18 mi / 29 km)
  • Muir Woods (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Angel Island (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Japanese Tea Garden (16.4 mi / 26.3 km)
  • Golden Gate Park (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around San Anselmo

The nearest airport is in Novato, CA (NOT-Gnoss Field), located 10.4 mi (16.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Napa, CA (APC-Napa Valley), which is 22.7 mi (36.6 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around San Anselmo?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 280 holiday lettings around San Anselmo. From 174 houses to 22 cottages, 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 San Anselmo?

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 San Anselmo:

  • 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 San Anselmo? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in San Anselmo. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Eden Day Spa: 1,715 holiday lettings
  • Doodlebug: 1,710 holiday lettings
  • San Francisco Theological Seminary: 1,739 holiday lettings
  • Robson-Harrington House: 1,693 holiday lettings
  • San Anselmo Town Hall: 1,712 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around San Anselmo 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 San Anselmo?

Yes, of course. offers 174 Houses in San Anselmo. Our other popular types of San Anselmo holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 24 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 22 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in San Anselmo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 56 holiday homes with pool available in San Anselmo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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