Top 15 Treehouse Hotels & Vacation Rentals In San Francisco, California - Updated 2024

Trina Joy Cassey
Trina Joy Cassey 
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Nestled in California, San Francisco is a highly urbanized city known for its pleasant summer weather, breathtaking rolling hills, and iconic landmarks. Here, you’ll find the Golden Gate Bridge and the historic Alcatraz Penitentiary. Scenic Pier is a destination that you should not miss as it boasts scenic views and an abundance of excellent dining spots. If you want to see the gorgeous landscape of San Francisco from a good vantage point, swing by Coit Tower. You can also explore and see more by going on scenic drives. Are you into shopping, dining, and nightlife? Take Union Square by storm and shop till your drop. If you plan to visit this city to have an adventure that is one for the books, here is a list of the top treehouse hotels & vacation rentals in San Francisco, California.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on April 09, 2024.

1. Light-filled oasis with bay views (from USD 153)

This vacation rental features a beautiful combination of antique furnishings and modern amenities. Made in the 1960s, this vintage time capsule is equipped with heating, WiFi, LED lighting, and a cable TV. It also provides cooking basics in the full kitchen.

The rental offers a double-size bed and a full bathroom, making it a suitable place to stay for couples and solo travelers. It also has its private sit-out deck where guests can relax and take in soothing bay views.

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SF, CA, US
2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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2. Luxurious treehouse with breathtaking views

Looking for a stunning vacation rental in San Francisco with breathtaking views and a pleasant atmosphere? If so, here is a luxurious treehouse accommodation that will melt your heart. Nestled in the most vibrant streets in the city, this stylish and upscale vacation rental boasts gorgeous hardwood flooring, pristine walls, and exquisite wall art. It houses four chic bedrooms with sophisticated furniture, three-and-a-half spotless baths with high-end toiletries, and a fully equipped kitchen with modern appliances. More so, it features a wooden dining set, lots of living space with relaxing couches, a laundry room, and a deck with furniture and barbecue facilities.

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San Francisco, California, United States
82.59 km (51.4 mi) from Almaden Quicksilver County Park
18 reviews  
Entire house 7 Beds 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amazing views of downtown from the very open and light rooms
Cleanliness:
stunning place clean and spacious
everything was very clean and the beds were extremely comfortable
we were all amazed by the cleanliness and spaciousness of the place
Host:
i'd say one of the best hosts parents yet :)
Location:
location was super close to everything we all wanted to see and the neighborhood is very family friendly
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3. Hillside home with a view of Mt. Diablo (from USD 169)

This treehouse Airbnb in San Francisco features a stunning view of the majestic Mt. Diablo and plenty of greenery. The wraparound wooden deck is the perfect spot for lounging while enjoying the view or sipping a cup of your morning coffee to start your day right. Or you could stay indoors, surfing the web or watching a show on TV. The property also features a fully equipped kitchen. The bedroom features a vintage wrought-iron bedframe while the bathroom offers Turkish cotton bath sheets.

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Pleasant Hill, California, United States
85.37 km (53.1 mi) from Almaden Quicksilver County Park
70 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very well equipped kitchen good internet
the living room has a super comfortable couch the kitchen is well stocked with appliances
gorgeous furniture extremely comfortable bed and the kitchen was a dream
the deck has a love seat so i spent my mornings gazing at the trees while eating breakfast
has a nice view a well equipped kitchen and set in a nice location
Cleanliness:
very clean quiet and comfortable rental
everything is very clean
lucia's apartment is great clean and has everything you need
the guest unit's interiors were very clean
wonderfully comfortable and clean apartment convenient to pleasant hill walnut creek and lafayette
Host:
" the hosts are very nice and attentive as needed
lucia was a lovely host with great communication
lucia was an excellent host answering my messages quickly and completely as well as making additional accommodations
lucia is a great communicator and a thoughtful host
the host is extremely responsive and pleasant to work with
Location:
comfortable and great location
the location is also ideal with a short drive to downtown walnut creek and downtown lafayette
good places to walk
it is a beautiful property and location seamless process peaceful and overall just a wonderful property
the location is superb quiet with gorgeous view yet convenient
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4. Luxurious treehouse with hot tub

This is the treehouse to stay near San Francisco makes for the perfect getaway! It offers plenty of natural light with huge windows and skylights all over the house. Enjoy the gorgeous view of the treetops and surrounding sceneries from the expansive deck while having your morning coffee or a nightcap. The fully equipped kitchen is a chef’s dream while the living room is cozily warmed up by the indoor fireplace. At night, wrap up your days with a relaxing soak in the hot tub while stargazing.

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Oakland, California, United States
76.64 km (47.7 mi) from Almaden Quicksilver County Park
32 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 3 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
) we loved the rustic comfortable decor and energy of the tree house
the three queen-sized beds are very comfortable
Cleanliness:
it was very clean
everything was also very clean
Host:
our communication with the owners was fast and much appreciated
great communication from the host when we thought we were experiencing trouble with the hot tub
Location:
beautiful house in a great location
great location in oakland hills with deer in yard and quiet neighborhood
wonderful place in the oakland hills
this place is very special
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5. Off-grid treehouse with an outdoor shower (from USD 203)

Nestled among the Old Growth Redwoods, this off-the-grid Vrbo treehouse in California provides a peaceful retreat for one or two adventurers. There is a vintage clawfoot tub and a shower in a private Redwood enclosure so guests can take a bath under the stars. This gated enclosure has hot spring water and it overlooks a small bubbling creek located nearby.

In addition to lofty ceilings and solar string lights, this treehouse also offers a tiny porch with bistro-style furniture. It’s an ideal spot to relax, sip wine, or enjoy the surrounding nature and wildlife sightings. The lack of WiFi and TV allows guests to truly detach and get away from it all. While cooking is prohibited, guests can head to nearby restaurants and bars in Silicon Valley and Santa Cruz.

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Los Gatos, California, United States
11.01 km (6.9 mi) from Almaden Quicksilver County Park
chalet 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
quite clean amazing views outside shower and bath was super fun definitely recommend and stay again
Host:
the owner is really respectful of your privacy but also very helpful and responsive
he is very responsive and made our stay fantastic
Location:
fantastic location and house - very involved owner
this is a great place to stay if you want to unplug
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6. Unique treehouse with a hot tub access (from USD 244)

Boasting views of San Francisco Bay through the trees, this shingled treehouse accommodation near San Francisco is a unique place to stay. It features a circular structure encircled by a deck with a glass railing. The property is also gated with plenty of off-street parking spaces. In the main house, guests can enjoy a rejuvenating soak in the hot tub while taking in the soothing views of the surrounding nature.

The place comes with a queen-size bed and a sofa bed, ideal for sleeping a total of four guests. There is also a full bathroom as well as a well-equipped kitchen. Amenities in this rental also include heating, air conditioning, WiFi, and a smart TV. There are games and a travel crib provided for families as well.

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103.39 km (64.3 mi) from Almaden Quicksilver County Park
215 reviews   Wifi Available
cottage 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it is very comfortable and has all the amenities that one would want
Cleanliness:
the cottage was clean quiet and joe was easy to communicate with
Host:
the owner was friendly and check in was very easy
hosts were very nice and property was beautiful
friendly owners that were quick to respond to our text questions and very accommodating to our needs
joe was an excellent host and we would definitely stay again
Location:
great location for muir woods mt
we loved the serene location of this little spot
easy drive into the city or a nice walk down to the lovely development at the marina
the location is perfect for exploring marin and sf
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7. Marbella Lane Eco Friendly Treehouse, SFO (from USD 263)

Make your San Fran weekend even more joyful when you make this treehouse dwelling your home for the holidays. It is a modern abode with a home-away-from-home ambiance that you will appreciate. Plus, it is packed with well-curated amenities. This eco-friendly home can sleep up to six guests. It houses a relaxing bedroom, a private bathroom, and an open-plan living room. Additionally, it has a fully stocked kitchen, a dining area, and a bar. Also, it has a sun deck where you can enjoy lovely views.

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@ Marbella Lane Eco Friendly Treehouse, SFO

Wifi Available

Address: Annis Rd.
72.23 km (44.9 mi) from Almaden Quicksilver County Park

Parking Golf course (within 3 km) Non-smoking rooms Fishing Laundry Family rooms Free parking Internet services

8. Stunning getaway with a breathtaking pool area (from USD 1050)

Indulge in a unique experience of living blissfully in a treehouse and reconnecting with nature. This fully furnished accommodation is a combination of modern innovations and natural details. It showcases hardwood flooring, rustic furniture, expensive appliances, and floor-to-ceiling windows that deliver breathtaking views from outside. It has four spacious and relaxing bedrooms, three baths with shower essentials, a sunny living room with access to a sun deck, a state-of-the-art kitchen with cookware and cutlery, and two dining areas. The best part? It has a breathtaking pool area that is beautified by its majestic natural landscape. Also, you’ll find a cave spa a few steps from the pool area.

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82.17 km (51.1 mi) from Almaden Quicksilver County Park
8 reviews   Wifi Available
House 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
truly beautiful rooms and view
it had incredible views the beds were so comfortable and it was extremely well-appointed
we enjoyed the gorgeous pool and spa on a few occasions to relax after a day of touring
Location:
this home was in the perfect location to get to all of the things we did
truly a special place we plan to visit again
a great place to relax after a big day of sightseeing
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9. Danehill Hygge House (from USD 865)

Wake up to Mother Earth’s breathtaking creations when you book this unique rustic Airbnb vacation rental in Nicasio, California. Referred to as Danehill Hygge House, this cozy haven is perfect for couples on a romantic weekend adventure or solo wanderers on a soul-searching trip. It has a comfortable full-size bed, a seating area, and a sun deck with al-fresco dining. More so, it has a private bathroom with shower essentials. Guests of this rental may avail of services that are offered by the owners, including dog training, horsemanship, yoga classes, and therapeutic massages.

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Nicasio, California, United States
125.86 km (78.3 mi) from Almaden Quicksilver County Park
98 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Private room in treehouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the views cannot be beat the bed is super comfy and has plenty of space for two
karin offers a real bed and breakfast experience on her beautiful ranch
what a special experience to sleep in a tree very cozy & unique
showering with huge windows looking over the lake and hills is breathtaking
the tree house is very comfortable and relaxing with just the right amount of privacy and charm
Cleanliness:
the space was very clean observing all the covid requirements
Host:
she is without a doubt the most amazing host we've met on airbnb
karin thought of everything and was the best airbnb host we've ever had
karin was an extremely accommodating host and generous with her time
the hygge house is one of a kind and is the best kind of cozy
karin was so thoughtful and kind which made our visit even more enjoyable
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10. Enchanting treehouse nest

Are you a couple on a romantic getaway, looking for the perfect love nest in Fairfax? Check out this enchanting treehouse haven that can accommodate up to two guests. It is a dreamy haven that is beautified by nature, crystals, and Buddhist imagery. Aside from its fascinating aesthetics, it also has convenient features that will make your holiday worry-free and relaxing. It showcases one bedroom with comfortable sheets and pillows, one bath with essentials, an indoor fireplace, and WiFi. Climb up a flight of cedar stairs found steps from your little nest and you’ll reach a clawfoot tub, where you can chill while admiring nature.

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Fairfax, California, United States
110.4 km (68.6 mi) from Almaden Quicksilver County Park
47 reviews   Wifi Available
Treehouse 2 Beds 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
Host:
marybeth was an amazing host from the start
marybeth was an outstanding host
marybeth is the most gracious host
this is an absolute gem and marybeth is a very special host
marybeth was gracious and accommodating ready to be available but also unobtrusive and respectful of privacy
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11. Modern escape in the Black Mountains (from USD 405)

For tourists who prefer accommodations in the Black Mountains, this VRBO vacation rental will surely pique your interest. It is a fantastic getaway home with spectacular views of Nicasio Valley. It is a two-story abode with two comfortable bedrooms and two spotless baths. Six guests are welcome to take advantage of this fully equipped haven. It has a kitchen with pantry essentials, a dining area, and a cozy living room with books, a flat-screen TV, and a laptop-friendly workspace. Plus, this vacation rental has sun decks where you can chill while chugging some beer. On top of its excellent amenities, the property is located within a five-minute walk from the weekend farmers’ market.

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127.53 km (79.3 mi) from Almaden Quicksilver County Park
87 reviews   Wifi Available
House 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
everything was clean convenient and the beautiful art collection was a bonus thanks so much -
Host:
roger is an excellent and welcoming host
roger was very communicative and a great host
the hosts were attentive and generous
roger was friendly and available for when we had questions
lovely property and a wonderful accomodating host
Location:
10 minute drive to point reyes station where we enjoyed our meals
very peaceful place to get away from the city
great meals in point reyes station and a bracing hike out bear valley trail
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12. Rustic forest retreat

Make the most of your Cali holiday and make your dream vacation come true when you book this treehouse in the sky. With nature as your neighbors, you will feel every bit at peace and relaxed in this location. Plus, the views will surely take your breath away. This spacious rustic dwelling has four cozy bedrooms and three baths, good for up to eight guests. Two of these bedrooms have queen beds, while the other one has bunk beds. Additionally, it houses a kitchen with pantry essentials, a dining area, an open-plan sunny living room, and a balcony with seating. Besides these, this haven has a hot tub for guests’ extra enjoyment. Spirit Rock Zen Center is a short walk from this property.

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Woodacre, California, United States
113.99 km (70.9 mi) from Almaden Quicksilver County Park
53 reviews  
Treehouse 4 Beds 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds we're wonderfully comfortable after a long day of sightseeing
Cleanliness:
clean spacious and cozy
the place was clean and we loved seeing jennifer and sean’s personal touch throughout each space
Host:
the home is beautifully appointed - rustic chic but also family/pet friendly
jen and sean were very responsive hosts and check in/out was easy
Location:
amazing beautiful home and location the hosts jen and sean are super responsive and very friendly
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13. Magical treehouse for two (from USD 205)

This idyllic treehouse will make you feel like you are on a vacation in the tropics of Asia. It is built using rustic materials and equipped with wooden furniture that completes the vibe. Ideal for two guests, this haven is the perfect love nest for couples on a honeymoon, as well as artists who wish to escape to nature to replenish their creative juices. It has one cozy bedroom with a queen-size bed, one and a half bath with towels and toiletries, a kitchen, a dining area, a cool and airy living room, and a terrace with a little table set and a view.

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Los Gatos, California, United States
11.82 km (7.4 mi) from Almaden Quicksilver County Park
369 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Treehouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this is a great little spot the heater and electric blankets were great
it runs a powerful space heater
bed was absolutely wonderful with the heated blanket
the treehouse truly was magical the bed warmers and space heater were necessary due to chilly autumn nights
for folks with back problems the bed was perfect very supportive and comfortable
Cleanliness:
the space was clean and we enjoyed the outdoor tub
remote and quiet and extremely clean
perfect place for a quick getaway the space was very clean and a lot bigger than expected
really beautiful space super clean nice and secluded but not too difficult to get to
Host:
george was communicative and provided us with great directions
the host was very easy to work with also
i 100% recommend this host and property
a great tree house experience the host did a great job decorating the place
thank you george for hosting us at your beautiful space
Location:
location was just perfect; in the forest near the beach and close to restaurants and stores
extremely cute place in the middle of the redwoods
loved the beautiful location
great location and amazing getaway for a weekend
the treehouse is quiet and the location is beautiful
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14. Fantastic treehouse with city views (from USD 332)

Excited about an upcoming weekend getaway in San Jose? Make it extra exciting by booking this dreamy treehouse. It is a cozy retreat that features rustic furnishings and convenient features, and it can sleep up to four guests. Not only that, it has picturesque city views that will melt your heart. As for its amenities, two relaxing beds with clean sheets and a bath await guests. This dwelling is built with expansive windows that allow guests to enjoy the view even when they’re just curling up in bed. Also, it showcases a kitchen with cookware and cutlery, and a seating area with WiFi. Parking is not a problem for guests traveling in their cars.

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San Jose, California, United States
21.92 km (13.7 mi) from Almaden Quicksilver County Park
646 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Treehouse 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
views are amazing and the tree house is so comfortable
beautiful view and cozy bedrooms
amenities - everything is there for a comfortable stay
there is a hot shower stove fridge so many amenities and the most beautiful view
we actually didn't use fans or anything else we were lucky enough to have nice cool weather
Cleanliness:
very clean beautiful interior
the treehouse was amazing and very clean
the house is simple small but very warm and clean
the treehouse was wayyyy beyond any expectations that we had the space was clean and comfortable
the treehouse itself was very nice well kept bathroom as clean and it felt pretty safe
Host:
amazing treehouse and excellent host
the host - puneet is amazing in her hospitality and very responsive for all of your questions
host puneet is very kind and responds quickly and politely
absolutely beautiful place and amazing hosts
communication was quick and the host was very accommodating and kind
Location:
great location that is bikeable to downtown san jose and also mt
the treehouse is roomier than expected but it definitely was close quarters
excellent location too up in the hills
but all in all it was a fun location
it’s easy to park walk your things up and relax
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15. Vineyard retreat overlooking Monterey Bay (from USD 286)

Marvel at the beauty of Monterey Bay throughout your Los Gatos holiday when you make this Airbnb vacation rental your home for the weekend. Nestled in Lago Lomita Vineyards, this treehouse not only offers spectacular nature views but also serene and relaxing surroundings. It is a WiFi-equipped haven for two with a cozy bedroom with a queen-size bed and a little alfresco dining with a view. The bathroom is a few steps away from this nest, in the main house.

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Los Gatos, California, United States
9.14 km (5.7 mi) from Almaden Quicksilver County Park
777 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Private room in treehouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the tent is heated has wifi and of course has an amazing view
loved the views and waking up to birds and beautiful views directly from bed
the view was beautiful and could be appreciated from bed
beautiful views comfortable space little touches all over the place
however it was as comfortable to a 5 star hotel
Cleanliness:
everything was clean and disinfected when we arrived
the treehouse is beautiful and clean
the stay includes a very clean shower with towels body wash shampoo/conditioner
the bathroom is clean conveniently located and stocked with the softest towels
the treehouse was very clean and it had everything we needed the bed was very comfortable
Host:
dude robin is a wonderful host bro
robin was a great host
she treated us with the most kindness and respect everyone should deserve from their host
they are amazing people who are very kind
robin is an amazing host and she showed us around in her impressive vineyard
Location:
the location is unparalleled and is literally a 10-15 minute drive from a bunch of great wineries
the location of the treehouse couldn’t be in a more perfect place
lovely location gorgeous views comfortable accommodations and a super unique experience
totally recommend this place
wow what an amazing place
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A breathtaking destination

San Francisco is a breathtaking city in California that is home to iconic landmarks. One of them is the remarkable Golden Gate Bridge that lots of tourists take souvenir pictures of. More so, it has a vibrant nightlife and lots of upscale shopping destinations. Plan a holiday to this highly urbanized city and choose the best accommodation for you. Refer to this list of the top treehouse hotels & vacation rentals In San Francisco, California.

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