Apartment hunting is fun, but it’s easy to get overwhelmed by the number of options available to you. Even more, when you move to a big city, you have tons of options. 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. Not to mention, the year-round mild weather and waterfront location is unique only to SF. So, to make your search for a San Francisco apartment rental 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.


100 Van Ness

Neighborhood: Hayes Valley
Blueground offers fully-furnished, equipped and serviced apartments in some of the world's most sought after cities.
With its central location, 100 Van Ness is steps away from many restaurants, cafes, stores, and public transit stops. A major highlight of the apartment building at 100 Van Ness is their rooftop. It’s situated at 375 feet above the ground, with sweeping panoramic views. You can see the Golden Gate Bridge, Twin Peaks, Giants baseball stadium, and all the city has to offer. There is ample seating spread all along the perimeter, a lush garden, bocce ball court, and 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
  • Dens (in select units)
  • Pet-friendly

100 Van Ness apartment amenities

  • Panoramic rooftop deck
  • Bocce ball court on 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
  • Wine storage
  • Grass lawn for lounging and sunbathing
  • Restaurant on ground floor


The Towers at Rincon

Neighborhood: Downtown SF

The Towers at Rincon run right alongside the bay. So, residents have water views from many vantage points throughout the building. 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 the ferry 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 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 apartment 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 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 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 aerobics class on-site. There is also a movie theater room, a deli and small grocery store on-site, 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
  • Wide-screen TV with accompanying Apple TV
  • Nespresso machine

Bayside Village Place apartment 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 with cardiovascular equipment
  • Gated underground parking
  • Home theater room
  • Three spas – one indoor and two outdoor
  • Recreation rooms with wi-fi, kitchen, and fireplaces
  • Yoga and aerobic classes
  • On-site grocery/deli
  • Tennis court
  • Access to the Blueground mobile app
  • Cleaning and laundry service on demand
  • Bills handling


1801 California Street

Neighborhood: Lower Pacific Heights

This furnished studio apartment rental is in Lower Pacific Heights. You can escape city life for a bit and hang out at neighboring Lafayette Park. It has lots of grass lawns, views of the bay, tennis courts, and an off-leash area where dogs can play. Also, there is a lively street culture, many Asian restaurants, Whole Foods, Trader Joe’s and shopping all within reach. The California St and Van Ness Ave Cable car station is 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
  • The kitchen includes all cooking and serving utensils
  • Quality 5-star hotel mattress, linen & towels
  • Wide-screen TV with accompanying Apple TV
  • In-unit washer and dryer

studio apartment in san francisco sleeping area with view outside the windows

1801 California Street apartment amenities

  • Access to the Blueground mobile app
  • Maintenance
  • Cleaning and laundry service on demand
  • Bills handling
  • Pet-friendly


NEMA San Francisco

Neighborhood: Between Hayes Valley and SoMA

The NEMA apartment building in San Francisco offers luxurious and eco-friendly living to its residents. Architects designed and built NEMA with a minimized environmental footprint. Some highlights include three landscaped terraces located at different floors throughout the building. Each terrace offers WiFi, sound systems and outdoor heaters for year-round comfort and enjoyment. One of the terraces features a 60-foot lap pool, an oversized fire pit, surrounded by comfortable seating, and beautiful grass 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 select from
  • Polished concrete or wood flooring
  • Washer and dryer inside unit
  • Oversized closets
  • Roller blackout shades
  • Quartz countertops
  • Slow close drawers
  • Stainless steel appliances
  • Soaking tub
  • Keyless entry
  • Pre-wired for TV, fiber internet, and landline
  • Programmable thermostat
  • Large windows with city views
  • Private balconies (select units)

NEMA apartment 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

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