Destination guide

Take in the picturesque beauty of Richmond District

Come and experience Richmond District and its cathedral, live music and architecture. This cosmopolitan city has many special qualities. Golden Gate Bridge and Palace of Fine Arts 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.


Activities and attractions in Richmond District

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Richmond District a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pier 39 (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • San Francisco Zoo (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Aquarium of the Bay (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Lincoln Park Golf Club (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Steinhart Aquarium (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Morrison Planetarium (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Richmond District

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Richmond District is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Palace of Fine Arts (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Twin Peaks (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Japanese Tea Garden (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Golden Gate Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Angel Island (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Muir Woods (9.5 mi / 15.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Richmond District

The nearest airport is in San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), located 12.3 mi (19.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.), which is 15.2 mi (24.5 km) away.

Where to stay near Richmond District?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 770 holiday rentals near Richmond District. From 560 Condos/Apartments to 127 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Richmond District is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Richmond District?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Richmond District:

  • Ashbury Heights: 162 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 637 holiday homes
  • Fisherman's Wharf: 742 holiday homes
  • Sunset District: 481 holiday homes
  • Union Square: 576 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Richmond District?

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

  • Neptune Society Columbarium: 2,183 holiday rentals
  • Lincoln Park Golf Club: 2,174 holiday rentals
  • Temple Emanu-El: 2,194 holiday rentals
  • Congregation Emanu-El: 2,183 holiday rentals
  • Painted Ladies: 2,224 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Richmond District 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 Condos/Apartments in Richmond District?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 560 Condos/Apartments in Richmond District. Our other popular types of Richmond District holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 127 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 12 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 5 holiday houses

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 Richmond District?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 85 holiday homes with pool available in Richmond District. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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