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Best Western Plus Novato Oaks Inn
Best Western Plus Novato Oaks Inn
0.7 mi from San Rafael
3.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (547 reviews)

Situated in Novato, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Pacheco Ranch Winery, Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, and The Space …

£119
Best Western Corte Madera Inn
Best Western Corte Madera Inn
1.6 mi from San Rafael
3.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (627 reviews)

Just 7 miles north of the Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco. Mnutes away from Muir Woods, Sausalito, beaches and the Win …

£108
Club Quarters Hotel in San Francisco
Club Quarters Hotel in San Francisco
11 mi from San Rafael
4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (4,628 reviews)

Club Quarters Hotel in San Francisco is located in the center of the financial district, across from the Embarcadero Center …

£102
The Scarlet Huntington Hotel
The Scarlet Huntington Hotel
11 mi from San Rafael
4.5 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (1,414 reviews)

Set at the top of San Francisco's prestigious Nob Hill neighborhood with a cable-car stop out front, The Huntington Hotel i …

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Stanford Court San Francisco
Stanford Court San Francisco
11 mi from San Rafael
4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (2,681 reviews)

Guests can indulge in high-end shops like Prada and Tiffany & Co at Union Square, 4 blocks away. Chinatown is 5 minutes on …

£114
Loews Regency San Francisco
Loews Regency San Francisco
11.2 mi from San Rafael
5.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (285 reviews)

Offering spectacular views, this luxury hotel occupies the top floors of a 48-story tower in San Francisco's Financial …

£324
Handlery Union Square Hotel
Handlery Union Square Hotel
11.3 mi from San Rafael
3.5 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (4,089 reviews)

A half-block from cable cars, this hotel is 2 blocks from Westfield San Francisco Shopping Centre; the Moscone Center and the …

£126
Serrano Hotel
Serrano Hotel
11.4 mi from San Rafael
4.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (3,930 reviews)

The Serrano Hotel is steps away from Union Square, perfectly positioned in the Theater District of San Francisco, 2 blocks …

£129
Four Seasons Hotel San Francisco
Four Seasons Hotel San Francisco
11.5 mi from San Rafael
5.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (410 reviews)

Union Square, the Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco Shopping Centre, the Moscone Center, and cable cars are all within 2 to …

£369
Warfield Hotel
Warfield Hotel
11.6 mi from San Rafael
3.0 out of 5.0
1.8 out of 5 (4 reviews)

Located in Downtown San Francisco, this inn is within a 15-minute walk of Westfield San Francisco Centre, Union Square, and …

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Pocket Guide: San Rafael

Visiting San Rafael

Nature enthusiasts will enjoy a visit to San Rafael, though all visitors are sure to appreciate the restaurants, shopping, and architecture. Visitors who journey to this welcoming and walkable, seaside city can discover its bars, sporting events, and museums.
  • There are 8 San Rafael hotels
  • August is the most expensive month to travel here, while March tends to be the cheapest
  • Closest major airport is in Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.), 26.2 mi (42.2 km) from the city centre

Sightseeing around San Rafael

  • Museums and art are well-known in the area, and cultural attractions include Ripley's Believe It Or Not Museum and Wax Museum at Fisherman's Wharf
  • Popular family attractions include Pier 39, Aquarium of the Bay, and Audi Sportscar Experience
  • Notable for its Chinatown and landmarks to visit including Mission San Rafael Arcangel, Alcatraz Island, and Golden Gate Bridge
  • The sunsets and seaside highlight the natural beauty, and Gerstle Park, China Camp State Park, and McNears Beach Country Park are some places worth a visit
  • Shopping is one of the top reasons to visit, so consider an excursion to Marin County Civic Center Farmers' Market, Fisherman's Wharf, and Ghirardelli Square
  • Cheer with the crowd at a game or event at Marin Bocce Federation or San Rafael Pacifics Albert Park
  • Collegiate life is on display at Dominican University of California

Staying in San Rafael

With 8 hotels and other accommodation types to choose from, San Rafael offers holiday retreats at affordable prices. There are 5 hotels ranging from GBP 79 to GBP 151 per night. Consider one of these top-rated, larger hotels for your family trip or any other travel plans:
  • Embassy Suites San Rafael - Marin County, averaging GBP 189/night
  • Four Points By Sheraton San Rafael, averaging GBP 152.33/night
You might like one of these highly rated smaller hotels or specialty properties for a romantic getaway, a cosy spot, or a boutique stay:
  • Marin Lodge, averaging GBP 103.67/night
  • Villa Inn, averaging GBP 99.5/night
Marin Lodge, a 2-star favourite with Expedia travellers, has a 4.7 out of 5 user rating. Also highly rated by guests are Embassy Suites San Rafael - Marin County and Four Points By Sheraton San Rafael.
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