Vacation Rentals near Alcatraz

Alcatraz Island
Visit Alcatraz Island for its Fascinating Past

A trip to the Alcatraz Island will take you to a rocky island and transport you back into its fascinating past.

Stay in a cozy vacation rental near Alcatraz Island instead of a hotel for that homely comfort in this interesting destination.

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What to See

Let an audio tour lead you around the prison of Alcatraz as you listen to its blood-curdling past. Visit the cell house, the military base, the hospital, and the lighthouse.

If You Love Birds

Be here in summer if you want to witness the island turn into a nesting ground of the western gulls.

Pick up Souvenirs

Shop for interesting souvenirs or the detailed “Hollywood Alcatraz” book from the gift shop.

Useful Information

Getting to Alcatraz Island

Buy your tickets from Alcatraz Cruises, the only company which takes you to Alcatraz Island. Book ahead in summer and weekends as places fill up fast.

Be Prepared to Walk

There’s a tram uphill but even after that, it involves a lot of walking.

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