Apartment hunting is fun, but because of all of the options available on different apartment portals, it’s easy to get overwhelmed. Even more so when you move to a big city. The process of finding a studio apartment in San Francisco should be tireless and enjoyable.

After all, living in a city like San Francisco is pretty special. The sheer number of arts, music, sports, dining and entertainment possibilities are endless. 

So, to make your search for a San Francisco apartment even more successful, consider moving into a furnished rental. Blueground provides turnkey apartments that include inviting decor and all household conveniences.

Plus, the length of the lease is flexible. While you consider this, take a minute to review some of the best studio apartments San Francisco has to offer.

Blueground offers fully-furnished, equipped and serviced apartments in some of the world's most sought after cities.

100 Van Ness

Neighborhood: Hayes Valley

With its central location, 100 Van Ness is just a few steps away from many restaurants, cafes, stores, and public transit stations.

A major highlight of the apartment building at 100 Van Ness is the rooftop. It’s situated 375 feet above the ground, with sweeping panoramic views. You can see the Golden Gate Bridge, Twin Peaks, Giants baseball stadium, and all that the city has to offer from here.

There is ample seating spread all along the perimeter, a lush garden, bocce ball court, and a fire pit. Besides the amenities, the modern studio apartments are spacious and provide lots of natural lighting.

Key features

  • Washer and dryer inside unit
  • Air conditioning
  • High ceilings
  • Floor to ceiling windows
  • Gas stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Stone countertops
  • Juliet balconies
  • Hardwood flooring
  • Pet-friendly

100 Van Ness building amenities

  • Panoramic rooftop deck
  • Bocce ball court on the rooftop deck
  • Fitness center
  • Communal lounge for social gatherings
  • Outdoor kitchen and BBQ grills
  • Library and business center
  • Community garden space
  • Shuffleboard court
  • Concierge (24/7)
  • Controlled access parking
  • On-site car share
  • Secured bike parking
  • Grass lawn for lounging and sunbathing
  • Restaurant on ground floor


246 Ritch

Neighborhood: South Park

246 Ritch is the perfect combination of design and functionality. Living here means total convenience, as the Cal-Train is located just three blocks away.

Every unit has some sort of outdoor space, whether it is a balcony or a spacious private deck. These modern studio apartments have been outfitted to suit every renter’s needs. A fully-furnished and equipped studio apartment located in the 246 Ritch building in South Park San Francisco. There is a grey couch with green and pink pillows, in front of a kitchen with dark wood cupboards. The couch is sitting across from a large queen size bed.


















Key features

  • Floor to ceiling windows
  • Hardwood flooring
  • Heated floors
  • Designer furniture
  • The kitchen includes all cooking and serving utensils
  • Quality 5-star hotel mattress, linen & towels
  • A wide-screen smart T.V. 
  • Nespresso machine
  • Pet-Friendly

246 Ritch building amenities

  • Laundry facilities on every floor (and some in-unit)
  • Private storage
  • Access to the Blueground mobile app
  • Cleaning and laundry service on demand
  • Bill handling


The Towers at Rincon

Neighborhood: Downtown SF

The Towers at Rincon run alongside the bay.

So, residents have views of the water from many vantage points. Being close to the bay means you have access to the walking/running path along the Embarcadero.

There are grassy lawn areas, trees, and lots of space to exercise while taking in the picturesque water views.

These luxury apartments are also close to the Ferry Building, so you can hop on and head to Sausalito or the East Bay.

Besides the idyllic location, the studio apartment layouts allow for the most space and comfort possible. With high-end finishes and private balconies, these are certainly some of the top studio apartments in San Francisco.

Key features

  • Floor to ceiling windows
  • Hardwood flooring
  • European-style stainless steel appliances
  • Walk-in closets
  • Individually controlled heating
  • Private balconies with views of either the North Bay, Financial District, Bay Bridge, Ferry Building or SoMa
  • Keyless (fob) entry

The Towers at Rincon building amenities

  • Roof-top terraces and patios
  • Lounge with resident events
  • Business center
  • Concierge (24/7)
  • Underground parking
  • Laundry locker service available
  • Community laundry center
  • Grocery store on-site
  • Car share program
  • On-site maintenance
  • Pet-friendly


Bayside Village Place

Neighborhood: South Beach

This furnished studio apartment in San Francisco is located in the heart of the vibrant South Beach neighborhood. The Ferry Building, Giants stadium, and the Embarcadero are all within walking distance. Many great eateries, parks, shops, and even a dog park are also nearby.

Bayside Village Place offers many amenities to its residents. Swim at any of the three heated pools, relax inside one of the several sauna rooms, or take an on-site aerobics class.

There is also a movie theater room, a deli, a small grocery store, and a tennis court.  
studio apartment in san francisco outdoor pool with lounge chairs and jacuzzi hot tub

Key features

  • Full-size kitchen appliance package
  • Laundry facilities within steps of most residences
  • Modern track lighting
  • Carpeted flooring
  • Tile bath with glass-door shower
  • Designer furniture
  • The kitchen includes all cooking and serving utensils
  • Quality 5-star hotel mattress, linen & towels
  • A wide-screen smart T.V. 
  • Nespresso machine

Bayside Village Place building amenities

  • Three heated pools including a 25-yard lap pool
  • Six dry sauna rooms
  • 24-hour emergency maintenance
  • Package acceptance and notification services
  • Exercise room 
  • Gated underground parking
  • Home theater room
  • Three spas (one indoor and two outdoor)
  • Recreation rooms with WiFi, kitchen, and fireplaces
  • Yoga and aerobics classes
  • On-site grocery/deli
  • Tennis court
  • Access to the Blueground mobile app
  • Cleaning and laundry service on demand
  • Bill handling


1285 Sutter St

Neighborhood: Nob Hill

This furnished studio apartment rental is located in Nob Hill.

Also, you can easily escape city life for a bit when you hang out at neighboring Lafayette Park. It has grass lawns, views of the bay, tennis courts, and an off-leash area where dogs can play.

Also, there is lively street culture, many Asian restaurants, Whole Foods, Trader Joe’s, and other shopping all within reach. The California St. and Van Ness Ave Cable car station is a one-minute walk away.


Key features

  • Gas range stove with oven
  • Stainless steel appliances
  • Dishwasher
  • Deep sink with gooseneck faucet
  • Walk-in closet
  • Large windows
  • Soaker tub/shower combo
  • Sliding barn closet door
  • Designer furniture
  • Kitchen equipped with all cooking and serving utensils
  • Quality 5-star hotel mattress, linen & towels
  • A wide-screen smart T.V.
  • In-unit washer and dryer

Etta apartment building amenities

  • Access to the Blueground mobile app
  • Maintenance
  • Cleaning and laundry service on demand
  • Bill handling
  • Indoor Gym
  • Doorman


NEMA San Francisco

Neighborhood: Between Hayes Valley and SoMA

The NEMA apartment building in San Francisco offers luxurious and eco-friendly living. The architects designed and built NEMA with a minimized environmental footprint. Some highlights include three landscaped terraces located on different floors throughout the building.

Each terrace offers WiFi, a sound system, and outdoor heaters for year-round comfort.

One of the terraces features a 60-foot lap pool, an oversized fire pit, surrounded by comfortable seating, and beautiful grassy areas.

Besides the breathtaking terraces, NEMA offers two lobbies, one in the north tower and one in the south tower.

There is a Club and Energy Solarium with communal seating, a 65-inch TV, pool table, and fireplace.

Additionally, there is a 7,000-square-foot fitness center, a separate group fitness studio, and spa treatment rooms.

Key features

  • Five different studio floor plans to choose from
  • Polished concrete or wood flooring
  • Washer and dryer inside unit
  • Oversized closets
  • Rolling blackout shades
  • Quartz countertops
  • Slow close drawers
  • Stainless steel appliances
  • Soaking tub
  • Keyless entry
  • Pre-wired for T.V., fiber internet, and landline
  • Programmable thermostat
  • Large windows with city views
  • Private balconies (select units)

NEMA building amenities

  • Yoga, spin, and group fitness classes
  • Running and hiking club
  • Personal training available
  • Dry cleaning and housekeeping service
  • Furniture rental
  • Concierge (24/7)
  • Valet parking
  • Car charging stations
  • Vehicle sharing options
  • Washing and grooming area for pets
  • Dog run
  • Bicycle storage
  • Co-working spaces
  • Resident events
  • Controlled access
  • Community terraces on the 3rd, 11th, and 24th floors
Blueground offers fully-furnished, equipped and serviced apartments in some of the world's most sought after cities.

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