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South San Francisco Travel Guide

South San Francisco is located in the San Francisco Bay Area, on the San Francisco Peninsula. Did you know that in the state of California San Francisco is the top choice of travel destination in the past years? This amazing city features great historical sights and landmarks that are well known all around the world, such as the Golden Gate Bridge and the steep streets. There is no wonder why San Francisco is such a popular place to spend a vacation. Due to the long history of the San Francisco Bay, the European influence truly shows in the architecture and in the style of the city as well. Researchers believe that this area was inhabited for over 5000 years. It was settled by Europeans in the middle of the 1800s, but it was a developed Mexican area before that. In the early 1900s South San Francisco was the capitol of the peninsula and it started to bloom economically very fast. Plenty of industries and companies moved here to have a more successful run. This industrial bloom helped to make South San Francisco into the city it is now.

Things to Do in South San Francisco

Get ready for an amazing vacation in South San Francisco! This great city holds many amazing things to do and wonderful landmarks to visit. Since South San Francisco is a great place for exploring, there are a lot of great outdoor activities to do. Of course the Golden Gate Bridge is a famous landmark and everyone wants to visit it. A great way to explore the bridge is by attending a tour where guides show visitors all the amazing landmarks and they also tell great stories, ones that only locals know about the city. Golden Gate Park is a wonderful city center landmark which features a huge plot of green land with pine trees, flowers, and many birds as well. This park is a great place for children too, because there are multiple playgrounds. Have you always wondered how prisoners escaped from the famous Alcatraz prison? If yes then make sure to visit Alcatraz Island where visitors can tour the prison and the guides will tell some extreme escape stories. Guests can access the island with a ferry or with a marvellous helicopter ride as well. Moreover, to visit more historical places make sure to explore the South San Francisco History Museum which explains visitors the long history of this area and how South San Francisco became such an industrial powerhouse. Furthermore, to experience the true San Francisco life, then hop on a trolley and head to Pier 39 which is a large broadwalk featuring restaurants, cafes, a shopping center, and arcades. Additionally, do not forget to visit the world’s most crooked street, which is Lombard Street. This funky little street is a one way street down a steep hill and it is lined by amazing Victorian Mansions. Do not hesitate to visit South San Francisco for a great time!

Best Places to Stay in South San Francisco

The best area to stay at South San Francisco is Paradise Valley or Oyster Point which are both close to the harbor of the city, meaning great restaurants and stores are only a few minutes away. Vacation rentals in San Francisco and in South San Francisco are very popular so there is a diverse selection. Many vacation home rentals feature beautiful views of the Pacific Ocean, have full kitchens and are also pet friendly.

Best Time to Visit South San Francisco

The best time to visit South San Francisco is September when the weather is the best and there is very little to no rain. The city is foggy most of the time but in August and September there are some very nice sunny days. The average temperature during summer is around 70 degrees.

Price and Availability in South San Francisco

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in South San Francisco is in August, while the cheapest month is in April. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in South San Francisco is in the high season in August. South San Francisco has its low season in November, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in South San Francisco tends to be Wednesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in South San Francisco tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Sundays.

The Weather in South San Francisco

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in South San Francisco. The warmest months in South San Francisco are July and April, when temperatures reach 92 ˚F. The coolest month is February, when temperatures drop to 36 ˚F. The wettest month in South San Francisco is January with 4.85 inches of rain, while the driest month is October with 0.16 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in South San Francisco

Browse places to stay from all the best providers including Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and more at We have 748 vacation rentals, hotels and other accommodation types in South San Francisco ranging from budget options to extravagant places to stay. For those trying to save money, the lowest priced place to stay in South San Francisco comes in at $23 per night. The average price of a vacation rental is around $157 per night.

Those needing to get some work done during their trip to South San Francisco can choose from 319 places to stay that include WiFi. We have 41 accommodations that include a breakfast included. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 29 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you're planning on getting to South San Francisco by car, be sure to choose from 298 accommodations that provide parking. We track 20 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.

If you're traveling with your best friend, then be sure to choose one of the 15 pet-friendly accommodations available.

We combine a wide variety of South San Francisco accommodations including vacation rentals, home stays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 3 providers, including 296 places to stay from Airbnb, 19 accommodations from Priceline and 14 places to stay from Agoda.

464 accommodations in South San Francisco have been reviewed; 75% are rated excellent or good. 235 accommodations allow instant booking.

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