Destination guide

The beautiful city of Sausalito awaits you

The ocean views and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Sausalito. This scenic and cosmopolitan city is known for its boating, restaurants and shopping. Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz Island 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 and around Sausalito

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Sausalito a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pier 39 (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Aquarium of the Bay (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • San Francisco Zoo (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Marine Mammal Center (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Presidio Golf Course (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Winery Collective (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Sausalito

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Sausalito is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Palace of Fine Arts (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Twin Peaks (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Angel Island (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Japanese Tea Garden (5.9 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Muir Woods (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Golden Gate Park (6.2 mi / 10 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Sausalito

The nearest airport is in San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), located 17.3 mi (27.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.), which is 17.6 mi (28.3 km) away.

Where to stay near Sausalito?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,455 house rentals near Sausalito. From 515 Houses to 13 Boats, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Sausalito for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Sausalito?

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 Sausalito:

  • Old Town: 19 vacation rentals
  • Fisherman's Wharf: 753 vacation rentals
  • Union Square: 574 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 637 vacation rentals
  • Pacific Heights: 300 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 Sausalito?

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

  • Sausalito Visitors Kiosk: 2,128 home rentals
  • Marin Headlands: 2,081 home rentals
  • Marin Headlands Visitor Center: 2,083 home rentals
  • San Francisco Bay Model Visitor Center: 2,101 home rentals
  • Bay Area Discovery Museum: 2,133 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Sausalito 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 Sausalito?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 515 Houses in Sausalito. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Sausalito include:

  • Boats: 13 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 706 lodging choices
  • Houseboats: 12 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Sausalito?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 183 vacation homes with pool available in Sausalito.

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