Destination guide

The friendly city of Daly City awaits you

The area's festivals and monuments are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Daly City. This city's gardens, seaside and restaurants attract many visitors, as does its welcoming and cosmopolitan location. Twin Peaks and Palace of Fine Arts are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Daly City

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Daly City a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pier 39 (9 mi / 14.6 km)
  • San Francisco Zoo (3.9 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Aquarium of the Bay (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Harding Park Golf Course (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Sharp Park Golf Course (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Circus Center (5.6 mi / 8.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Daly City

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Daly City. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Twin Peaks (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Palace of Fine Arts (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Mavericks (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Golden Gate Park (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Japanese Tea Garden (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Angel Island (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Daly City

The nearest airport is in San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), located 6.5 mi (10.4 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.), which is 14 mi (22.5 km) away.

Consider catching a ride on the metro at Colma Station or Daly City Station to easily get around the city.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Daly City?

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 Daly City:

  • Serramonte: 15 holiday homes
  • Westlake: 18 holiday homes
  • St. Francis: 15 holiday homes
  • Crocker: 18 holiday homes
  • Fisherman's Wharf: 732 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 Daly City?

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

  • Serramonte Center: 1,984 holiday rentals
  • Westlake Shopping Center: 2,090 holiday rentals
  • Cow Palace: 2,102 holiday rentals
  • San Francisco City Hall: 2,155 holiday rentals
  • San Francisco Bay Model Visitor Center: 2,040 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Daly City 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 Daly City?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 274 Houses in Daly City. Our other popular types of Daly City holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 661 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 11 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 11 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Daly City?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 112 holiday homes with pool available in Daly City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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