Destination guide

The friendly city of Daly City awaits you

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


Activities and attractions in Daly City

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

  • 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 features

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 vacation in Daly City. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 center. 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.

Where to stay near Daly City?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,064 house rentals near Daly City. From 282 Houses to 669 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Daly City for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Daly City:

  • St. Francis: 15 vacation rentals
  • Westlake: 19 vacation rentals
  • Crocker: 23 vacation rentals
  • Serramonte: 16 vacation rentals
  • Fisherman's Wharf: 753 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Daly City?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Daly City. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Cow Palace: 2,176 home rentals
  • Serramonte Center: 2,087 home rentals
  • Westlake Shopping Center: 2,113 home rentals
  • Sausalito Visitors Kiosk: 2,128 home rentals
  • Alcatraz Island: 2,163 home 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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Daly City?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 282 Houses in Daly City. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Daly City include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 669 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 8 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 8 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Daly City?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 108 vacation homes with pool available in Daly City.

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