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Waterfront vacation rentals in San Francisco

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Top-rated waterfront accommodations in San Francisco

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Apartment in Pacifica
Luxury Beach View Apartment
Just a short stroll from beautiful LindaMar Beach, this large private spacious studio is perfect for your next beach getaway. It has a breathtaking unobstructed ocean view which can be seen from anywhere in the unit, including the bathroom and shower. Surfboard rental is included with your stay offering a bonus activity for your trip! There is a huge private deck with a wraparound bench, lounge chairs, and a sunbed for your enjoyment while starring at one of the nicest ocean views in California
Jan. 29 – Feb. 5
$273 CAD per night
4.79 out of 5 average rating, 655 reviews
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Guest suite in San Francisco
Great Highway Oceanfront studio and backyard oasis
Come stay at the only AirBnB located on the historic Great Highway in San Francisco. Come experience what the New York Times includes on it's best places in the world to visit list. This private studio includes a Saatva luxe King mattress, Luxe sheets and down duvet, fire pit, picnic table, and giant back yard with a 50 foot pine tree and clover lawn. This is one of the few rentals that is located directly on beach/great highway in San Francisco. Come enjoy a secluded beachside escape.
Oct. 16 – 23
$194 CAD per night
4.9 out of 5 average rating, 107 reviews
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Apartment in Mill Valley
Floating condo 'D' on Sausalito's Richardson Bay
Luxury waterfront studio in a unique floating home. Clean, comfortable and breathtaking water views. Relax, unwind, and enjoy a tranquil escape in comfort. Lounge on the deck and watch the sunset or the occasional seaplane come and go. Romantic & intimate— perfect for a quiet getaway. Golden Gate Bridge is 6 minutes away. SFO Airporter stops 1 block away. Walk/bike path to Sausalito & Mill Valley. Ferry or bus to SF. Free parking Read our reviews and check out our 3 other floating condos!!!
Oct. 29 – Nov. 5
$548 CAD per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 111 reviews

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Waterfront apartment rentals

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Apartment in Mill Valley
Floating Sausalito Apartment
Jun. 15 – 22
$360 CAD per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 427 reviews
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Apartment in Stinson Beach
Stinson Oceanfront - La Sirena
Dec. 28 – Jan. 4
$534 CAD per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 178 reviews
Superhost
Apartment in Belvedere Tiburon
1br Water Front Flat, Tiburon
Sep. 21 – 28
$330 CAD per night
4.88 out of 5 average rating, 168 reviews
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Apartment in Pacifica
Beach Front Luxury property only 7 miles to SF
Sep. 16 – 23
$1,167 CAD per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 116 reviews
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Apartment in Stinson Beach
Sunrise Beach Retreat
Jan. 9 – 16
$419 CAD per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 101 reviews
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Apartment in Half Moon Bay
The Captain's Quarters
May 2 – 9
$654 CAD per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 194 reviews
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Apartment in Sausalito
Studio with Amazing Views!
Oct. 9 – 16
$294 CAD per night
4.87 out of 5 average rating, 45 reviews
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Apartment in San Francisco
Convenient bright modern SF pad!
Apr. 7 – 14
$738 CAD per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 13 reviews
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Apartment in San Francisco
Ocean Beach gem w/ surf views
May 4 – 11
$477 CAD per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 90 reviews
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Apartment in Oakland
Lakeside retreat filled with art
Oct. 20 – 27
$210 CAD per night
4.86 out of 5 average rating, 21 reviews
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Apartment in Oakland
Oakland/Jack London Square stylish luxury 1BD Apt
Oct. 13 – 20
$570 CAD per night
4.82 out of 5 average rating, 61 reviews
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Apartment in San Rafael
Peaceful oceanfront retreat in Peacock Gap
May 9 – 16
$399 CAD per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 23 reviews

Waterfront house rentals

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Home in Pacifica
Oceanfront Boho Retreat - Pacific Sunset Views 🌅🌊🐳
Sep. 18 – 25
$840 CAD per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 221 reviews
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Home in Pacifica
Oceanfront Retreat🐬 with Oceanview🪂,15 mins to SF
Feb. 4 – 11
$681 CAD per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 409 reviews
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Home in San Rafael
WATERFRONT BAY HOUSE 15 MIN 2 GG BRIDGE 45 2 NAPA
Aug. 31 – Sep. 7
$899 CAD per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 298 reviews
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Home in Moss Beach
Tranquil Oceanfront Retreat w/ Breathtaking Views
Aug. 9 – 16
$1,463 CAD per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 131 reviews
Superhost
Home in Pacifica
Ocean Front French Cottage in Pacifica, SFO
Nov. 1 – 8
$548 CAD per night
4.87 out of 5 average rating, 188 reviews
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Home in San Rafael
MCM Waterfront Pool/Hot Tub between SF and Napa
Nov. 13 – 18
$782 CAD per night
4.9 out of 5 average rating, 430 reviews
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Home in Foster City
Tranquil Lagoon View 3BR House Near SFO
Apr. 24 – May 1
$455 CAD per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 193 reviews
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Home in Bolinas
Bolinas Beach Home
Apr. 27 – May 4
$1,640 CAD per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 126 reviews
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Home in Moss Beach
Relaxing Getaway with Breathtaking Ocean Views
Jan. 22 – 29
$925 CAD per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 139 reviews
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Home in Daly City
New Ocean View, Clean & Spacious Home near SF!
Sep. 15 – 22
$1,122 CAD per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 158 reviews
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Home in Moss Beach
Coastal Cottage
Mar. 15 – 22
$571 CAD per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 109 reviews
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Home in Vallejo
Best AirBnb in Town with Huge Hot Tub!
Oct. 25 – Nov. 1
$575 CAD per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 115 reviews

Waterfront condo rentals

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Condo in Sausalito
Beautiful Water Views In The Heart Of Sausalito
4.89 out of 5 average rating, 104 reviews
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Condo in San Francisco
Historic cottage on Greenwich steps with Bay Views
Jun. 4 – 11
$486 CAD per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 37 reviews
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Condo in Emeryville
Water View,Lux Condo w/ Balcony Near San Francisco
Apr. 18 – 25
$366 CAD per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 54 reviews
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Condo in Alameda
Beautiful Modern 2br/2ba Condo for 6 guests
Jun. 20 – 27
$391 CAD per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 19 reviews
Superhost
Condo in Pacifica
SF Home Base-Stunning Views-2 bed/1 bth
Mar. 2 – 9
$331 CAD per night
4.0 out of 5 average rating, 4 reviews
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Condo in San Francisco
Luxury Condo ~ Iconic Waterfront & City View in SF
Oct. 5 – 12
$1,114 CAD per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 17 reviews
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Condo in San Mateo
Silicone Valley Lakeside Oasis
May 19 – 26
$328 CAD per night
4.89 out of 5 average rating, 9 reviews
Condo in Pacifica
Cliffside Pacifica Hideaway: Unbeatable View!
Jul. 7 – 14
$1,371 CAD per night
4.64 out of 5 average rating, 47 reviews
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Condo in Richmond
Marina Bay Staycation
Aug. 20 – 27
$337 CAD per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 5 reviews
Condo in Oakland
Executive Luxury Suite Condo with Lakeview views
Sep. 7 – 14
$324 CAD per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 7 reviews
Condo in Richmond
Waterfront Retreat in Bay Area, near San Francisco
May 25 – Jun. 1
$260 CAD per night
4.67 out of 5 average rating, 18 reviews
Condo in San Francisco
Spacious Condo with Free Parking
Oct. 21 – 28
$615 CAD per night
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Quick stats about waterfront rentals in San Francisco

Total rentals

110 properties

Rentals with a pool

10 properties have a pool

Pet-friendly rentals

30 properties allow pets

Family-friendly rentals

30 properties are a good fit for families

Total number of reviews

7.1K reviews

Nightly prices starting at

$81 CAD before taxes and fees

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