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Stinson Beach Travel Guide

The beautiful Stinson Beach is found in Northern California and makes the perfect getaway from the hustle and bustle of the city. The beach's golden sand and blue sea draw a lot of vacationers looking to relax and it is only 20 miles from San Francisco. There is also plenty of opportunity to go an adventure and stay active too in Stinson Beach, with hiking trails and natural habitats to explore. In the evenings, visitors can enjoy eating local food and there are quaint seaside shops for some retail therapy.

Things to Do in Stinson Beach

Of course, the main attraction in town is Stinson Beach. This is beautiful place, with flat sand for a casual stroll, as well as for making sand castles. In addition, the water is shallow, which makes it a family friendly beach. There is nowhere better to view the sunset, with Muir Woods as a background. Visitors can also keep an eye out for dolphins and whales. For hiking and exploring, head to Adubon Canyon Ranch. There are hiking trails here and this is also a favorite spot for bird watchers.

Best Time to Visit Stinson Beach

For pleasant weather, head to Stinson Beach during the spring before it gets hot in summer.

Price and Availability Index in Stinson Beach

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Stinson Beach is in June, while the cheapest month is in January. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Stinson Beach is in the high season in July. Stinson Beach has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Stinson Beach tends to be Monday, while the most expensive day tends to be Friday. Vacation homes in Stinson Beach tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The weather in Stinson Beach

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Stinson Beach. The hottest month in Stinson Beach is July, when temperatures peak at 103 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 30 ˚F. The wettest month in Stinson Beach is January with 22.99 inches of rain, while the driest month is December with 0.02 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Stinson Beach

At AllTheRooms.com we have accommodations from all of your favourite providers - VRBO, Airbnb, redawning and more. Stinson Beach has 198 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. For those traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in Stinson Beach is available at $123 per night. On average, a place to stay in Stinson Beach will cost you $467 per night.

If you need an internet connection during your stay in Stinson Beach, then you can choose from over 110 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. 3 places to stay include a breakfast. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 9 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you are driving to Stinson Beach, you'll want to pick from 106 places to stay that provide parking. We have 4 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.

Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 66 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.

AllTheRooms aggregates vacation rentals, hotels and other unique accommodation types from 5 providers in Stinson Beach, including 69 places to stay from VRBO, 57 accommodations from Airbnb and 4 places to stay from redawning

139 of our accommodations in Stinson Beach have been reviewed and rated. 86% are rated excellent or good. 55 accommodations allow instant booking.

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