San Francisco Hotels & Vacation Rentals for New Year's Eve

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Fireworks and Frolics for New Year's in San Francisco

Explore the wonderful attractions, restaurants, and sights of the vibrant city with San Francisco vacation rentals for New Year's Eve. Hang out in fabulous bars and restaurants or pitch yourself a spot to watch one of the magnificent firework displays which take place across the stunning San Francisco bay area.

New Year's Eve in San Francisco: Top Accommodations

House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, United States
from $257
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5.0
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, United States
from $159
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4.8
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Apartment ∙ 3 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, United States
from $161
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4.4
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, United States
from $208
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5.0
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, United States
from $122
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4.8
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, United States
from $154
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4.8
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House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, United States
from $93
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4.6
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, United States
from $153
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4.9
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Apartment ∙ 3 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, United States
from $171
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4.5
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Best Spots to See New Year's Eve Fireworks in San Francisco

The stunning landscapes of San Francisco make a wonderful backdrop for the new year's fireworks. Visitors can watch the magical midnight moment from a range of locations when they book San Francisco hotels for New Year's Eve.

  • 1. The Embarcadero

    The Embarcadero is one of the top spots in San Francisco to see the fabulous firework displays which shoot up over the Ferry Building. Head away from the building itself, towards Bay Bridge, and you'll get to see the fantastic displays reflected in the water too. Booking a table at a waterside restaurant such as Waterbar and quaffing champagne is a decadently fabulous way to watch the fireworks.

  • 2. East Bay

    Head to Berkeley Marina and observe the fantastic vistas over the San Francisco and wider Bay Area as the impressive fireworks light up the night sky. Boat rides from the marina are also available for those who want to watch the action from the water with a drink in hand.

  • 3. Crown Beach

    Located in Alameda, Crown Beach is a charming stretch of sand which offers great views over San Francisco and the Bay Bridge. Bring a picnic or a BBQ and snuggle down for the main event, or book a ticket on the USS Hornet and witness the spectacle from atop the decks of this historic vessel.

Best Places to Stay for New Year's Eve in San Francisco

Apartment ∙ 2 guests
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, United States
from $92
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4.9
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, United States
from $191
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4.9
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Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, United States
from $205
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4.8
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San Francisco New Year's Eve Family Activities

San Francisco hotels for New Year's Eve are the perfect option for all the family to celebrate together in this vibrant city. And if the kids are too young to stay up until midnight, there are a plethora of activities that take place in the early afternoon.

  • 1. Asian Art Museum

    Head to the Asian Art Museum and participate in the ancient practice of ringing the gargantuan gong 108 times. This symbolic Buddhist practice takes place several times a day on New Year's Eve so you don't have to wait for the midnight moment.

  • 2. Playland Party

    Arcade games (including pinball) and classic carnival games are abundant at Playland and they have a countdown in each world time zone so you can ring in the new year at a more child-friendly time.

  • 3. Lawrence Hall of Science

    Celebrate the new year in the early afternoon with one of the several balloon drops which take place across the day with a glass of their delicious sparkling cider.

Recommended Accommodations for New Year's Eve in San Francisco

Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, United States
from $166
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4.7
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, United States
from $187
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4.7
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, United States
from $144
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4.8
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