Top 12 Airbnb Plus Homes In San Francisco, California - Updated 2021

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Welcome to a city that truly needs no introduction. From the stunning Golden Gate Bridge to the imposing fortress of Alcatraz prison, and from its iconic steep city roads to the popular streetcars which ply those same routes - San Francisco is a true must-see experience. Hit downtown, find the best cheap eats, and sing your heart out at the top karaoke bars in the city. If you wish to make your stay even more memorable, you’ll want to find the very best accommodation to suit your needs. These top Airbnb Plus homes in San Francisco offer a range of great stays for all manner of visitors.

1. A chic loft with a private rooftop deck (from USD 303)

Stare and admire the views of the city all day long from the private rooftop deck of this chic loft, which is one of the best places to stay in San Francisco. To make it even more pleasant, enjoy a glass of wine. You will love the steel fittings as well as the heated concrete floors as soon as you step foot inside the loft. As a guest, you are granted access to all three bedrooms, two bathrooms and other facilities such as a living room with a comfortable sofa, and a fully equipped kitchen.

LUXE 2or3 Bd2Ba Heated Floors w/Private Roof Deck!
San Francisco, California, United States
135 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great views from the rooftop terrace comfortable beds
the beds were super comfortable
smart tvs in each room
the beds were so comfortable the space really unique and the heated floors fantastic
the beds were so comfortable and the heated floor was a very nice feature
very clean and comfortable
super clean very modern and very stylish
michah's place is modern and clean
beautiful home very well kept - nice and clean
great apartment - very clean close to nightlife and the rooftop is perfect when the weather is nice
micah was a wonderful host very responsive and accommodating with all of our questions and special requests
great hosts available for whatever you need
micah was an amazing host and made it easy to communicate
micah is helpful and genuine
hosts were very attentive and easy to reach
the location is perfect
excellent location and beautiful space
location is right above a fun little wine bar/store
the location was great- we were able to walk to chinatown in about 30 minutes
great spot in a great location would book again
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2. A dream house with choices of outside space (from USD 235)

Welcome to this dream house that guarantees an unforgettable stay experience in one of the most calming residential areas. This house provides three comfortable bedrooms and two bathrooms that should be suitable for six people. You should also feel free to use the kitchen that comes with modern appliances and utensils to prepare your favorite meals. Anytime you feel like relaxing, you should do so in the living room. Lay down on the couch and turn on the TV. To enjoy some fresh air and the fine weather, you can choose from the balcony, terrace or patio.

Dreamy Centrally Located Home with Choice of Outside Space
San Francisco, California, United States
38 reviews
Entire townhouse 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful apartment 3 floors of luxury
furthermore the apartment is in a gated area--which was a huge plus
the house was clean and the decor was beautiful
beautiful clean home and centrally located
cozy and clean great option for a family to stay in here in sf
modern clean secure which is everything we look for
host was great at communicating and answers all questions i have
host is very friendly and responsive
the apartment was absolutely excellent and the host was quick to communicate
the unit itself is as described and the host was responsive to questions
this is why we enjoy home stays - always hoping to fall on awesome hosts like these
good location near supermarket japan town
the house is gorgeous and close to everything
just off the the busy streets in a nice safe quiet neighborhood
cali's place is absolutely great
what a lovely place to stay
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3. Contemporary apartment in Potrero Hill (from USD 215)

Stunning views of this beautiful city await those who opt for this contemporary flat in the Potrero Hill area. The one-bedroom, unique Airbnb in San Francisco, which can sleep up to three people, is well placed for the central waterfront area as well as local parks, and is within walking distance of a range of vibrant shops and eateries. The property includes full kitchen facilities, a spacious living room and a patio where guests can sit and marvel at the vista across the Mission District. Unsurprisingly, past guests fell in love with the view. They were also full of praise for the host.

Contemporary Light Filled Apartment in Potrero Hill
San Francisco, California, United States
382 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment was beautiful with spectacular views of san francisco
beautiful apartment with a terrific view
the view from the kitchen is beyond breathtaking
great views super comfy bed great shower quiet and thoughtful amenities katie thought of everything
very comfortable and well stocked with extra amenities
everything was clean and neat
nice clean and comfortable stay
sparkling clean and just the right amount of details
very nicely decorated and very clean and comfortable place
spacious and clean
she was such a great host
great place and lovely hosts who made me feel at home
host was fantastic and accommodating
katie and her family were amazing hosts making us feel at home immediately
host katie was very helpful and responsive
easy to get to any location in san francisco
great appartment ideal for a couple in a good quiet location
beautiful place situated on top of a hill
be prepared for a peaceful relaxing beautiful setting in a convenient location to the city
recommend it it’s also in a pretty quiet area still close enough to the city
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4. Luxurious smart-tech loft near Moscone Center (from USD 300)

This light and smartly decorated boutique stay is very well placed in downtown San Francisco and lies just a short distance south of Market Street. Mission Bay and South Beach are close by, while those hoping to sample the local food and drink will find plenty of bars, restaurants, and clubs just minutes away. Perfect for couples, the loft can accommodate a third person if needed, and comes with access to a kitchen, a living room, and a study - should your trip be for business. There is also a roof deck with a barbecue where guests can enjoy the sun.

Multi Level Loft with Luxurious Patio and Fiber Internet
San Francisco, California, United States
62 reviews
Entire loft 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the tv and internet systems are great including a sound system for the entire apartment
the kitchen is fully equipped and wren invites guests to use her supplies such as fresh ground coffee
a terrific apartment with more high-tech gadgetry than you can imagine
the loft was neat and clean
wren's place is a gem sparkling clean and uniquely styled
the place was clean organized comfortable and had everything we needed for our stay
the space was clean well lit quiet and had gorgeous views
host was absolutely helpful
great host and a great place
she was always quick to reply answered all of my questions and was so kind and helpful
great stay with a great host
overall wren was a wonderful host
check in was easy and the location is great
1) it's walking distance from bart/muni and popular conference centers like moscone
great little loft within walking distance of the moscone center
beautiful and luxurious space in a very central location
wren's place is beautiful and in a safe location
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5. Bright, peaceful guest suite close to the beach (from USD 216)

Ocean lovers who wish to spend time on the sands during their San Francisco adventure will wish to consider this guest suite option, which can sleep up to four people and will be ideal for small families. Located in the Outer Sunset district, it is just minutes from the surf. It is also just a short distance away from San Francisco Zoo, Fort Funston, Lake Merced Park to the south and Golden Gate Park to the north - meaning visitors will have plenty to see nearby. The suite also has Wi-Fi access, a full kitchen and a range of family-friendly amenities - including books, toys, a baby bath and a travel crib. Guests were full of praise for the friendly host and the immaculate suite.

Clean & Private Family Guest Suite near the Beach
San Francisco, California, United States
151 reviews
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen is fully equipped to cook a meal and the beds and sofa were super comfy
the beds were particularly comfortable
the bed is super comfortable and you can refresh and recharge yourself here
i appreciate the ventilation in all rooms and heater switch in the shower room
great place to stay close to the ocean and amazing coffee shops the beds are are comfortable
nice clean brand new white towels
great place clean and comfortable
spotless and very well apportioned
unit was clean and well presented
safe clean and comfortable
the host is very nice
friendly and thoughtful hosts
the hosts were very gracious and kind
great host really really nice people
hosts were friendly knowledgeable and very accommodating
great location to everything
we loved the location of the property with close proximity to the beach
the location was perfect in a very cute neighborhood
nice experience-good location and parking
wonderful location just minutes from the beach
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6. Cozy apartment close to the Bay Area Rapid Transit system (from USD 227)

The quiet neighborhood and the lovely views from the patio make this studio flat, which is located on a hillside in Ingleside, a great bolthole for couples hoping to escape day-to-day life. The relaxing hammock adds a nice extra touch. Despite being located away from the bustling downtown area, the nearby Balboa Park rapid transit station will whisk guests to the heart of San Francisco in less than 15 minutes. This modern, two-person flat also comes complete with a kitchen, for cooking up home meals, and Wi-Fi access. Animal lovers will also be pleased to note that pets are allowed in the apartment.

# Misfit Manor Private Lux Studio Apt. W Garden/Hammock BART
San Francisco, California, United States
176 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
totally gorgeous views and a quiet apartment
great view very cozy
easy check in amazing balcony views & super comfortable looks identical to pictures
beautifully designed apartment with a gorgeous terrace and stunning view
very cozy and beautiful room with a fantastic view of the city
nice clean place to stay
everything was clean and nicely presented
the place was very clean and nice
it was clean and private
her place was clean and cozy
constance was a lovely host
constance was friendly and knowledgeable too
constance was a perfect host
constance was an excellent host and took great care of us
constance was the perfect host that didn't hesitate to accommodate my needs
its location makes it easy to convey to downtown to the airport pier 39 etc
we also liked the great location near public transport
the location is convienient parking is easy
a short and pleasant walk to bart
great place good cooking equipment and a short walk to a metro into town
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7. Top-floor apartment in Edwardian home with a deck

Families seeking accommodation with spectacular views and close to all manner of trendy shops and eateries may wish to consider this top option. Located on the top-floor of an early 20th-century building, this apartment boasts no fewer than three bedrooms and can sleep up to seven people. There are a full kitchen, a dining room, laundry facilities, and a private patio deck where guests can enjoy the superb views. It is also close to the popular NOPA neighbourhood (North of the Panhandle), with its mix of boutiques, wine bars, cafes, and restaurants.

Stunning Top Floor Edwardian with Breathtaking Views
San Francisco, California, United States
80 reviews
Entire condominium 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view of downtown from the living room balcony was a pleasant surprise
great shower cinema screen and a great view from the balcony super neighbourhood
the house has all the amenities including a complete kitchen good sized beds and well maintained toilets
great kitchen area with espresso maker
beautiful large apartment with a great view over the city
the apartment itself was well appointed clean and comfortable
the house is very comfortable and clean
extremely clean well equipped apartment that is artisticaly decorated
it was thoughtfully organized very clean and generally pleasant
the home was clean and spacious and the kitchen well-equipped
chris was a great host
one of the best hosts ever
chris is an amazing host
chris the host went out of his way to make us feel welcome
chris is a great host
great location in a quiet neighborhood
the location and decoration of house is very convenient and comfortable
neighbourhood is quiet and relaxed with loads of great restaurant and bars only a few minutes away
chris' place was perfect for our family vacation
it's just a couple of blocks from a park with a great playground
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8. Designer condominium close to Duboce Triangle

This 19th-century condominium is located in Lower Haight, close to the historic neighborhood of Mint Hill and near to parkland space - including the parks of Duboce, Buena Vista, and Corona Heights. Those hoping to use public transport to get around will also find tram stops nearby on Market Street - complete with heritage streetcars. There is also a range of cafes and bars in the local area - although the property’s full kitchen allow you to dine-in if you’d prefer to. The smart apartment, which can sleep up to two people, includes one-and-a-half bathroom and a living/dining room, as well as Wi-Fi access.

Designer Condominium Close to Duboce Triangle
San Francisco, California, United States
78 reviews
Entire condominium 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it feels like a home not just an extra apartment
the apartment was in immaculate condition with many caring touches (even fresh flowers on arrival )
the apartment is beautiful roomy comfortable and looks just like the pictures
the apartment is comfortable nicely decorated and has a fully-equipped kitchen
the apartment was amazing (large comfy bed full kitchen homey area to relax and watch tv etc
elegant clean spacious easy
the place was clean and comfortable
wonderful place very clean and quiet
what a great place lovely clean modern and quiet
great communication very accommodating and the place was immaculate
barry was a wonderful host
amazing place amazing host
amazing place and amazing host
barry was a great host and very responsive
barry was a great host responsive helpful and friendly
great neighborhood and location
great location in a wonderful neighborhood
walkable distance to many interesting places
whole foods and safeway are an easy five minute walk
well located nicely decorated privacy and quiet location
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9. Serene, Japanese-inspired room in a house near Twin Peaks

Those looking for great views will find plenty in the area around this room, which is located on a property in Twin Peaks. Guests will love the host’s living room vista, which boasts panoramic views of the ocean. The room itself is perfect for solo travelers or couples, and comes with a private bath. Wi-Fi access and laundry facilities are also available. Those looking to explore the wider San Francisco area are also not too far from the downtown area, and will find some great local walks and the Golden Gate Park just a short bike ride away. Guests were full of praise for the friendly and helpful hosts.

Serene Japanese-Inspired Retreat with Views & Free Parking
San Francisco, California, United States
129 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
she keeps her place impeccable with lovely amenities including breakfast
this is a true bed & breakfast experience complete with personalized breakfast treats on a beautifully set table
i believe travelers who enjoy luxurious linens warm breakfasts and beautiful views will enjoy staying with linda
the bed is incredibly comfortable and the air in the room is very clean with good temperature control
you have your own private bathroom and the bed is almost impossibly comfortable
gracious digs thoughtful personal touches impeccably clean space
the place is spotlessly clean and comfortable
exceptionally comfortable bed and linen and very clean
rooms were noticeably clean
very clean place and a very caring host
linda and her family are wonderful host
linda and her familly are amazing host
linda was an absolutely outstanding host in every respect imaginable
linda and gerry together were fantastic hosts
linda is an amazing host who is very welcoming
the location on the hill is amazing
from the location to the comfort you will feel it’s all truly unparalleled
the location was great for us and parking was easy
the house is in a very quiet residential area easily accessible to public transportation (muni and bart)
there will be visits from raccoons which are fascinating to see up close from the window upstairs
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10. San Francisco urban oasis apartment

Couples and solo travelers may wish to consider this stylish apartment, which boasts its own private entrance and a full range of home comforts. Located in Pacific Heights and close to the Presidio, this San Francisco accommodation is well-placed for those wishing to visit the central business district, Golden Gate Bridge, and Fisherman’s Wharf - all of which are less than a quarter-of-an-hour away. The property also comes with Wi-Fi access - perfect for uploading those all-important holiday snaps onto social media or for those who plan on working while in the city.

Relax and Explore in San Francisco Urban Oasis Apartment
126 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed

11. Bright, modern apartment in Bayview district

This Bayview district apartment is a real contender for small families, friends or couples looking to stay in a peaceful area not far from the waterfront. It is handily placed for a local park with views of the bay, and is also close to tram stops which provide easy access to the city center. The property itself also comes with a kitchen for whipping up a culinary treat or two, and features a full bathroom, laundry facilities, and Wi-Fi access. Music fans should also find much to enjoy, with the flat featuring everything from an eclectic mix of vinyl and a record player to an iTower and even a guitar - should you have a little talent yourself.

San Francisco Mid Century Modern with Views
San Francisco, California, United States
158 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

12. Quiet room in an apartment near Golden Gate Park

Would-be guests who love the bustle of big cities but also enjoy calming countryside landscapes may wish to consider this option which is close to the famous Golden Gate Park. This beautiful park, which covers more than 1000 acres (4.01 square kilometers) and stretches down to the sea, is a great place to unwind and draws millions of visitors every year. The private double-room, which is situated in Inner Richmond, is also close to a range of museums and walking trails. Guests enjoy access to a private bathroom as well as the living room and kitchen. Past guests loved the homely feel and smart decor, as well as the hosts’ local tips on places to visit.

Quiet Room in Apartment near Golden Gate Park
San Francisco, California, United States
89 reviews
Private room in condominium 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room is gorgeous spacious and stocked with amenities beyond compare
there's everything you could need- toiletries in the bathroom great tea and amazing coffee in the kitchen
we enjoyed our stay at allyse and jay's apartment
lovely and comfortable home with contemporary furnishings
the nicest airbnb i've ever stayed in the room is comfortable and calm as is the bathroom
very clean and stylish home
the bedroom and bathroom were clean and inviting and the dog friendly
great place - very clean and beautiful
the room and bathroom are impeccably clean and stylish
hospitable hosts clean space fantastic location
the hosts make everything easy and welcoming
they are wonderful & uncomplicated hosts
my hosts by agreement were not at home on my arrival
jay & allyse (+ wally) are welcoming and generous hosts
host very friendly and helpful
beautiful home close to public transportation routes
it's walking distance to some good restaurants
nice short walk to many restaurants and golden gate park
great location lived like a local
great location close to lots of shops restaurants golden gate park
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Time for your San Francisco adventure

With so many excellent accommodation options in such a wide array of great San Francisco neighbourhoods, you are truly spoilt for choice when opting for an Airbnb Plus vacation rental stay in this magnificent city.

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