Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Muir Beach

The beaches and forests create a pretty picture of Muir Beach. Travellers appreciate the hiking in this romantic city. Golden Gate Bridge and Palace of Fine Arts are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Muir Beach

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Muir Beach a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pier 39 (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • San Francisco Zoo (9.7 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Aquarium of the Bay (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Marine Mammal Center (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Lincoln Park Golf Club (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Presidio Golf Course (8.1 mi / 13 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Muir Beach

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Muir Beach. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Palace of Fine Arts (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Twin Peaks (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Muir Woods (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Angel Island (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Golden Gate Park (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Japanese Tea Garden (8.7 mi / 13.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Muir Beach

The nearest airport is in Novato, CA (NOT-Gnoss Field), located 19.3 mi (31.1 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 19.9 mi (32 km) away.

Where to stay near Muir Beach?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,396 holiday rentals near Muir Beach. From 486 Houses to 51 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Muir Beach for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Muir Beach?

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 Muir Beach:

  • 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 Muir Beach?

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

  • Painted Ladies: 2,207 holiday rentals
  • Moscone Convention Center: 2,219 holiday rentals
  • Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Assumption: 2,220 holiday rentals
  • San Francisco City Hall: 2,209 holiday rentals
  • Marin Headlands: 2,086 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Muir Beach 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 Houses in Muir Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 486 Houses in Muir Beach. Our other popular types of Muir Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 51 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 51 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 51 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Muir Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 180 holiday homes with pool available in Muir Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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