Best Area to Stay Near San Francisco International Airport (SFO) | San Francisco Travel
Kohei Nawa's Ether can be seen outside of the SFO Grand Hyatt
Kohei Nawa's Ether can be seen outside of the SFO Grand Hyatt

Best Area to Stay Near San Francisco International Airport (SFO)

Convenient connections and affordable rates make staying near San Francisco International Airport a smart choice for Bay Area visitors.

If you want to stay near SFO, there are numerous options from luxury hotels to motels. Many even provide transportation to and from the airport! 

Grand Hyatt at SFO

55 S McDonnell Rd., South San Francisco

Convenient yet luxurious, the Grand Hyatt at SFO is easily accessible from the SFO AirTrain, which deposits you into the hotel lobby. Enjoy beautiful accommodations with amazing views through floor-to-ceiling soundproof windows. Getting to San Francisco from the hotel is easy; connect to BART via AirTrain, and you'll be downtown in half an hour for less than half the price of a ride share! To access San Mateo, Palo Alto, and Mountain View, head to Millbrae station and take Caltrain to your destination.

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DoubleTree by Hilton San Francisco Airport

835 Airport Blvd., Burlingame

Two miles from the San Francisco Airport, the Doubletree is a great option if you want to stay outside the city for less. This pet-friendly hotel has clean, stylish rooms and fitness and business centers. The Doubletree also provides a 24-hour complimentary shuttle to and from the airport to the nearest BART station. 

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AC Hotel by Marriott San Francisco Airport Oyster Point Waterfront 

1333 Veterans Blvd., South San Francisco

A design-driven hotel, the AC Hotel by Marriott is a sleek and stylish four-star hotel in South San Francisco. An excellent hotel for business travelers, its amenities include an indoor pool, fitness centers, meeting spaces, and media salons. You can also enjoy a waterfront lounge with craft cocktails and Spanish tapas. The hotel is just minutes from SFO. Caltrain and the San Francisco Bay Ferry are less than a mile away. 

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Crowne Plaza San Francisco Airport

177 Airport Blvd., Burlingame

This mid-priced hotel features modern rooms, a fitness center, a pool, and an on-site restaurant. Travelers can easily reach San Francisco or the airport via their shuttle service, which goes to SFO and the SFO BART station. If you need to stretch your legs, the hotel is conveniently located next to Bayside Park, which offers trails and great views of the San Francisco Bay. 

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San Francisco Airport Marriott Waterfront Hotel

1800 Old Bayshore Hwy., Burlingame

Recently re-designed, the Marriott Waterfront Hotel has newly updated accommodations, comfortable rooms, and tech-friendly amenities. Travelers can watch planes take off and land at SFO while they enjoy a meal at their on-site restaurant, Flights. Guests can utilize the complimentary airport shuttle or Bauer Limousine for easy access to the airport. The hotel is also conveniently located next to the SamTrans bus stop and Millbrae Caltrain Station.

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Holiday Inn Express San Francisco Airport North

373 S Airport Blvd., South San Francisco

This budget-friendly hotel is conveniently located just one mile from San Francisco International Airport. Enjoy complimentary breakfast with your stay and complimentary shuttle service to the airport and its BART station. 

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Hilton San Francisco Airport Bayfront 

600 Airport Blvd., Burlingame

A good choice for families, the Hilton Airport Bayfront sits at the beginning of the San Francisco Bay Trail, allowing guests access to walking trails, beaches, parks, and more. Travelers are just five minutes away from the airport by complimentary shuttle and 10 minutes away from Millbrae Caltrain Station, which links you to downtown San Francisco. The hotel is pet-friendly and includes access to an indoor pool.

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Four Points by Sheraton Hotel & Suites San Francisco Airport 

264 S Airport Blvd., Burlingame

Whether you are traveling solo, with friends, or with family, the Sheraton is a great mid-priced option for those visiting San Francisco. Business travelers will appreciate the Sheraton's prime location in South City, near top Bay Area corporations and biotechnology companies. The hotel is pet-friendly and provides an on-site gym.

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You Can Also Book a Short-Term Rental Near SFO

You can book a short-term rental, ranging from single rooms to entire places, which can be booked on AirbnbVRBO or

Aaron Danzig
Aaron Danzig

Aaron is the Manager of Digital & Social Media Marketing at San Francisco Travel. He has lived in San Francisco for over 9 years and has worked in Travel & Tourism for over 7 of those. He is usually exploring the Bay Area hunting for that new and unique experience and good food too!