9 Best Vacation Rentals In San Francisco's Nob Hill Neighborhood

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Nob Hill is famous for its luxury hotels and popular landmarks, so it is no wonder that this neighborhood is considered to be one of San Francisco’s finest areas. It features historic monuments, Michelin-starred restaurants, and upscale shopping centers. With all these tourist spots, it is undoubtedly the definition of luxury and grandeur. It caters to the upper class, but it still draws many tourists who want to discover a world of opulence. However, you do not need to be a big spender in order to enjoy exploring this rich neighborhood. You will find many affordable vacation homes here. Read on to find some of the best Vrbo vacation rentals in San Francisco’s Nob Hill neighborhood.

1. Beautiful dwelling with a new kitchen (from USD 110)

This apartment is housed in a building reminiscent of Baroque Revival architecture. The building features a marble entryway with gold angel and gargoyle moldings above and a lobby. The apartment stays true to this charming and classic aesthetic. It comes with a new kitchen with cabinets and a granite counter. It also has a spacious dining area good for a group of four. It is perfect for long-term stays, with its useful amenities such as a large bedroom with its own walk-in closet and a new laundry room. It is close to San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Palace of Fine Arts, and Ghirardelli Square.

Large One Bedroom Apt In Beautiful Classic Building (nob Hill) Top Floor-View
3 reviews
Apartment 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
Having access to the laundry in the building was also a much appreciated extra saving the trouble of going to the laundromat I would recommend in a heartbeat and be delighted to stay again if invited
The apartment was a perfect pied a terre for a month in San Francisco and allowed me to feel at home with friendly neighbours in the building
Peter was a perfect host taking the time to greet me personally when both our schedules arrived and leaving clear instructions as to how I should access the building when Ifirst arrived
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2. Luxurious penthouse with two bedrooms (from USD 275)

This luxurious penthouse is well-designed with classic details such as hardwood flooring and high ceilings. Its kitchen and bathroom are fully updated. The kitchen is equipped with brand-new appliances and cabinets. King-sized beds with fresh linens and down comforters are provided. The property is close to North Beach, Fisherman’s Wharf, Embarcadero, Union Square, and Pacific Heights.

Luxury 2 bedroom 1 bath Penthouse in prime neighborhood. ORGANIC SANITATION
13 reviews
Apartment 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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great apartment simple shared deck on the roof with view over the bay
the property is more lovely and comfortable than the photos suggest
we stayed at this gorgeous apartment for 6 nights and just loved everything about it
very clean and well equipped with everything you need
wonderful neighbourhood attentive host and even a garage parking spot
close to great food
great location in north beach
great location if you’re into bus travel around the city
everything was great the location is amazing and ed was awesome to deal with
always a great place to stay
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3. Warm apartment for families

This three-bedroom apartment is ideal for families. It is a classy home that can accommodate five people. Cook a hearty meal in the bright kitchen, which is equipped with a full gas range and a refrigerator. The master bedroom includes a king-sized bed, an ensuite bathroom with a spa shower and heated flooring, and a flat-screen TV. A washer and dryer is also available, an amenity that will come in useful if you plan to stay long term.

Welcoming 3 bed/2 bath sleeps 5 .
San Francisco, CA, US
3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

4. Deluxe hideaway with stunning views (from USD 359)

This contemporary apartment offers stunning views of the city. It features three bedrooms and high-end furniture and provides new stainless steel appliances. You will have access to a beautiful roof deck equipped with a gas grill, an arcade table, a TV, and a high-speed internet connection. Parking in the building is available for an extra charge, so inform the host ahead of time if you plan to use this amenity.

Modern PENTHOUSE with Roofdeck + VIEWS (30 day minimum)
2 reviews
House 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

5. Simple abode with a rooftop deck (from USD 333)

Situated in The Upper Nob Hill or the Russian Hill District of San Francisco, this well-furnished apartment is part of a charming Edwardian boutique building. It is fully equipped with a bedroom that has a comfortable queen-sized bed and a sofa that can be converted into a large bed. It is located on a street along the historic cable car line, which travels from downtown or Union Square to Aquatic Park or Fisherman’s Wharf. With such a convenient location, you will never have a dull moment when you stay here. You will also get to access famous restaurants and shopping malls in the city. The property also offers fantastic views, which you can admire on the rooftop deck.

Beautiful Upper Nob Hill/ Russian Hill Apartment
1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

6. Newly renovated condo for three (from USD 140)

This newly renovated condo is well-maintained, beautifully designed, and ideal for three. It provides a king-sized bed and a large storage space. It is close to Downtown San Francisco, so there will be no need to rent or bring a car to see the best attractions such as Union Square and Chinatown. It is also accessible to public transportation, with cable cars, buses, and taxis being about a block away.

1 Bedroom Nob Hill Mini Ritz! Newly remodeled, steps to Union Square!
San Francisco, CA, US
1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

7. Professionally designed loft with two bedrooms (from USD 333)

Despite being in the middle of the city, this loft is one of the quiet homes you will find in the area. It offers an independent entrance, as well as a private garage entrance behind the building. These features are what make the property one of the most sought-after in the neighborhood. The loft also boasts a newly updated kitchen fit for a chef. It also has custom-made furniture and striking art pieces from the previous owner. It is within walking distance of Painted Ladies, the neighborhood of The Castro, Lombard Street, and Fisherman’s Wharf. Many beautiful parks are also close by. With the place’s great location, you will get to see how beautiful San Francisco is without the need of a car.

Architect Designed And Furnished Loft
1232 Sutter Street
House 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

8. Charming studio near bars and speakeasies (from USD 140)

This fully furnished apartment is right in the center of the bright and beautiful neighborhood. It is a few minutes away from famous tourist spots, such as Westfield San Francisco Centre, Chinatown, Embarcadero, and Union Square, so renting a car will not be necessary. It is also close to bars and speakeasies, so you will get to experience the vibrant nightlife of the city. The place provides one cozy bedroom and features a contemporary design. It also includes a fully equipped kitchen and an entertainment system.

Charming Nob Hill Garden Studio
28 reviews
condo 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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the furnishings were in great shape and the kitchen appliances and utensils are modern and comprehensive
apartment was very clean and kitcheb has great modern appliances
the kitchen was well stocked which is important to me as i typically entertain nightly up to 4 guests
the apartment was spotlessly clean
this is a cozy and clean apartment
very clean well located
the apartment was clean and in order upon arrival with a very nice welcome basket
the apartment itself was spacious nice clean and very well equipped
the host was great
louis is an excellent host who is really doing his best to give the guest a fantastic time
our host massy was wonderful and an excellent communicator
the location is perfect
perfect central location for walking to many of sf's attractions and neighborhoods
the location is perfect close to the centre and has lot s of restaurants in the neighborhood
if you like to walk chinatown union square haight ashbury and fisherman's wharf is a great walk
we enjoyed the close proximity to many great restaurants and nightlife
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9. Homey flat near Union Square

This fully furnished flat provides fresh sheets. It comes with its own private entrance. It is near Union Square, Chinatown, and Moscone Center. When taking the train (BART) to reach the apartment, it is recommended that you take a cab since you will need to climb uphill, which can be tiring.

Financial District/Nob Hill Oasis - 1 BR
25 reviews
condo 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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The kitchen is a real highlight
Wonderful kitchen comfortable bed and living room made it just like home
The property has one bedroom and has a comfortable sofa bed in the living room
the bed was really comfortable
The flat is in a dead end road
They do supply bath towels hand towels and bath mat but
The property was very clean and well stocked
It seemed to be newly renovated and was very clean and roomy
The apartment was so beautifully kept and appointed and we felt at home immediately Nadiana was easily contactable and very helpful Highly recommended
our host was courteous and responsive we would gladly book again
We made some lovely meals there
they have a food truck as well Off The Grid
They have a dog that you can hear runnning about sometimes but made it feel more like home
tea/coffee/orange juice/butter all made available Access to a private washer and dryer was really helpful after travelling for so long
Only a 30 minute brisk walk anywhere really including Fishermans wharfe
The Tram stop is just 10 mins away and the bus system in San Fran is easy to navigate
The location is superb and easy walk to cable cars or 5 minute walk to union square
so it felt quiet and private despite it's central location - very safe and secure Only a short walk 10 minute walk to Chinatown or Union Square
It closes late evening but opens again at around 7:30AM
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10. Classy residence close to Chinatown (from USD 105)

This classy residence is close to major attractions, such as Chinatown, Union Square, and North Beach. It is a great home for those who wish to explore the wonderful city without breaking the bank. It provides a new queen-sized bed and a sleeper sofa in the bedroom. Both the kitchen and bathroom have also been updated.

Classic Nob Hill 1920's Boutique Apt. With Charming Updates
912 Powell St
Apartment 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Enjoy a vacation in Nob Hill

Located in the heart of San Francisco, Nob Hill is home to some of the most renowned establishments and landmarks. The famous Fairmont Hotel, cable car system, along with a number of popular restaurants, make this area iconic and popular for tourists from all over the world. On your next vacation, book one of these lovely homes so that you can stay close to major attractions.

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