Destination guide

Travel to vibrant Potrero Hill

The area's architecture and live music are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Potrero Hill. Revered for its skyscrapers, hiking and bird watching, this city is both cosmopolitan and scenic. Twin Peaks and Lombard Street are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Potrero Hill

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Potrero Hill a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pier 39 (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Aquarium of the Bay (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • San Francisco Zoo (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Yerba Buena Ice Skating Center (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • San Francisco Zen Center (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Powell and Market Cable Car Turnaround (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Potrero Hill

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Potrero Hill is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Twin Peaks (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Palace of Fine Arts (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Japanese Tea Garden (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Golden Gate Park (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Angel Island (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • University of California Botanical Garden at Berkeley (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Potrero Hill

Fly into San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), the closest airport, located 9.9 mi (15.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.), which is 10.2 mi (16.3 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is San Francisco 22nd Street Station.

Where to stay near Potrero Hill?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 187 holiday rentals near Potrero Hill. From 43 Houses to 126 Condos/Apartments, 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 Potrero Hill is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Potrero Hill?

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 Potrero Hill:

  • Ashbury Heights: 163 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 619 holiday homes
  • Fisherman's Wharf: 727 holiday homes
  • Noe Valley: 370 holiday homes
  • Sunset District: 479 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 Potrero Hill?

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

  • Anchor Brewing Company: 2,212 holiday rentals
  • San Francisco 22nd Street Station: 2,210 holiday rentals
  • Leo J. Ryan Park: 1,797 holiday rentals
  • Painted Ladies: 2,185 holiday rentals
  • Moscone Convention Center: 2,186 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Potrero 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 Houses in Potrero Hill?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 43 Houses in Potrero Hill. Our other popular types of Potrero Hill holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 126 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 5 holiday houses
  • Studios: 120 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Potrero Hill?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 11 holiday homes with pool available in Potrero Hill. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Explore destinations around Potrero Hill

    1,436 holiday rentals
    Mill Valley
    1,357 holiday rentals
    Stinson Beach
    450 holiday rentals
    709 holiday rentals
    1,120 holiday rentals
    Muir Beach
    1,392 holiday rentals
    83 holiday rentals
    Corte Madera
    342 holiday rentals
    Palo Alto
    600 holiday rentals
    1,608 holiday rentals
    Half Moon Bay
    410 holiday rentals
    1,223 holiday rentals
    San Mateo
    1,647 holiday rentals
    937 holiday rentals
    San Rafael
    566 holiday rentals
    El Cerrito
    307 holiday rentals
    Moss Beach
    77 holiday rentals
    1,214 holiday rentals
    1,665 holiday rentals
    270 holiday rentals