San Rafael Vacation Rentals

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Our Favorite Vacation Rentals in San Rafael

  • Views throughout - Retreat with 22 comfortably! Spacious & Private - Location!
     8br Home/Apartment
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    $1,846
  • Veritas Vista
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    $1,431
  • Scandinavian Studio Cottage! Wine/Food/Glogg!
     Home/Apartment
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    $132
  • SPECTACULAR WATERFRONT BAYHOUSE
     2br Home/Apartment
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    $627
  • WONDERFUL BAY AREA ESCAPE! COZY 1BR SUITE, POOL, BREAKFAST, CLOSE TO ATTRACTIONS
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    $254
  • Sunny Vacation Rental with Pool
     6br Home/Apartment
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    $962
  • Magical Home in Redwoods, Easy Walk Downtown
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    $954
  • Quaint Mill Valley Bungalow-Close To EVERYTHING!
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    $429

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San Rafael Vacation Rentals with a Pool

  • STUNN SF BAY/ MT TAM VIEW, LRG APT. SLEEPS 6, POOL
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
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    $236
  • Waterfront retreat w/heated pool and hot tub.
    Excellent6br Home/Apartment
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    $1,130
  • The Healing Refuge - Cozy 1 bedroom apartment/flat
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
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    $220
  • Beautiful home near San Francisco
    Excellent4br Home/Apartment
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    $1,187

San Rafael Vacation Rentals with Wi-Fi

  • Beautiful Luxury Home in Marin
    Excellent5br Home/Apartment
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    $814
  • Charming 1 bedroom in-law unit newly built in 2018
     Home/Apartment
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    $132
  • Tranquil Hillside Guest House
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
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    $192
  • Peaceful private studio apartment.
    GoodHome/Apartment
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    From
    $158

San Rafael Pet-Friendly Vacation Rentals

  • Comfortable in-law with private yard.
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
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    $176
  • Orange Sky Sunsets
    Good2br Home/Apartment
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    $283
  • airy, light filled studio apartment
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
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    $226
  • Quiet Studio Offers Best of Both Worlds: SF ~ Napa
    ExcellentStudio
    Airbnb
    From
    $221

San Rafael Travel Guide

San Rafael, California, is located in Marin County in the San Francisco Bay Area. Marin County is a beautiful area with lush green hills and colonial Spanish architecture. This is an excellent spot if you like to spend time outdoors exploring bays, mountains, and going hiking. It's also a great place for seeing a variety of different flora and fauna.

Things to Do in San Rafael

North of San Francisco is the beautiful town of San Rafael which is filled with history and surrounded by nature. Head to Mission San Rafael Archangel if you are interested in history and want to see a colonial Spanish building in its full glory. For a further history fix, check out the Museum of International Propaganda, which is a small but very interesting museum that features numerous pieces of propaganda from all around the world. Meanwhile, the Art Works Downtown is a local art gallery that showcases the work of local artists.

When it's time to relax in natural surroundings, visit the China Camp State Park, which offers fishing, hiking, biking, kayaking, and canoeing. Have a nice picnic in the designated areas or simply take a dip in the park's cooling river waters.

Additionally, the buzzing city of San Francisco is just a few miles south of San Rafael where you can some of the country's best restaurants and bars.

Best Places to Stay in San Rafael

The best areas to stay at San Rafael are the areas close to Los Ranchitos or the San Rafael Bay area where you'll find plenty of shops, stores, restaurants, cafes, and bars.

Best Time to Visit San Rafael

The weather is warm and sunny from July to September, while not being too hot, making it a great summer vacation destination.

Price and Availability in San Rafael

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The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in San Rafael tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in San Rafael tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Mondays.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in San Rafael is in July, while the cheapest month is in February. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in San Rafael is in the high season in July. San Rafael has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The Weather in San Rafael

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in San Rafael. The hottest month in San Rafael is July, when temperatures peak at 98 ˚F. The coolest month is November, when temperatures drop to 32 ˚F. The wettest month in San Rafael is October with 8.67 inches of rain, while the driest month is November with 0.11 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in San Rafael

Browse rentals from all your favorite providers including Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and many more at AllTheRooms.com. San Rafael has 524 hotels, vacation rentals and other special places to stay, with prices to suit careful travellers, luxury travelers and everything in between. For those traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in San Rafael is available at $10 per night. An average accommodation in San Rafael costs on average $218 per night.

If you have to have internet access during your stay in San Rafael, then you can choose from over 385 accommodations that provide WiFi internet. 56 places to stay include a morning meal. Choose from 29 accommodations that provide gym facilities, so you won't miss a single workout. Driving to San Rafael? Then choose one of the 364 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. We have 56 accommodations that have a pool or jacuzzi.

AllTheRooms has 59 pet-friendly places to stay in San Rafael, so if you're traveling with your pet you won't have any trouble.

385 of the places to stay in San Rafael have been reviewed by previous guests. They rated 72% as great. You can instantly book any of 169 places to stay right now.

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