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Studio Apartments for Rent in San Francisco, CA
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    641 O Farrell Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    4 Units available
    Studio $1,825+

    The Cornelia Suites are nestled between Union Square and Civic Center, only blocks from the Powell Street BART station and the San Francisco Public Library making your downtown San Francisco apartment convenient for all the cultural attractions San Francisco has to offer! Public transportation options are around each corner while you are within walking distance to the Financial District, Theater District, Chinatown, and North Beach. Enjoy the convenience of exploring local shops, restaurants, and entertainment options the moment you step out! Cornelia Suites’ was remodeled w/in past few years and has received a full make-over. All studio apartments have been remodeled with great attention to detail offering hardwood floors, new kitchens, new bathrooms, and many attractive finishing touches. The suites have classic San Francisco charm with bay windows, decorative moldings, and high ceilings. We offer long term leases with option to keep furnishings (negotiable).  On-site laundry and building manager.  A very convenient area if you need to be in downtown and/or surrounding neighborhoods.

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    • Hardwood Floors
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    C/O 1167 MISSION ST., 4TH FL., SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94103
    Studio $450+
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    430 Davis Court,, San Francisco, CA 94111
    Studio $2,579+
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    925 Geary Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    Studio $1,595+
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    825 Post Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    Studio $1,795+
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    2061 Mission St., San Francisco, CA 94110
    Studio $2,250
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    361 Turk Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
    Studio $1,516+
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    701 Taylor Street, San Francisco, CA 94108
    Studio $2,195+
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    45 Lansing Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
    Studio $2,508+
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    C/O 1167 MISSION ST., 4TH FL., SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94103
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    350 Turk St./455 Eddy St., San Francisco, CA 94109
    Studio $1,895+
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    1050 Post Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    Studio $1,695
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    888 O'farrell Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    Studio $1,599+
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    350 Union St., San Francisco, CA 94133
    Studio $2,359+
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    2660 3Rd Street, San Francisco, CA 94107
    Studio $2,455+
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    704 Bush Street, San Francisco, CA 94108
    Studio $1,895+
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    1060 Bush St., San Francisco, CA 94103
    Studio $1,825+
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    50 Golden Gate Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94102
    Studio $1,725+
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    99 Ocean Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94112
    Studio $2,424+
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    33 8Th St., San Francisco, CA 94103
    Studio $2,074+
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    245 Leavenworth Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
    Studio $1,595+
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    124 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
    Studio $1,795
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    891 Post Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    Studio $1,695
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    2911 16Th Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
    Studio $2,150
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    1499 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    Studio $1,495+

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Average rent in San Francisco, CA

$3,336/mo San Francisco, CA average rental price, July 2023
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Apartments in San Francisco, CA rent for $3,336 per month, on average.

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Walk Score®: 76, Transit Score®: 73, Bike Score®: 68

Frequently asked questions

What is the price of a studio apartment in San Francisco, CA?

The price range of a studio apartment is between $1,095 and $7,080. Search our studio apartments in San Francisco, CA.

How many studio apartments for rent are available in San Francisco, CA on RentCafe?

There are 367 studio rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in San Francisco, CA were last updated on 30 Nov 2023.

What is the average size of a studio apartment in San Francisco, CA?

The average San Francisco, CA studio apartment size is 136 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a studio apartment in San Francisco, CA?

Studio apartments in San Francisco, CA tend to be more affordable than other apartments and they have lower utility costs.

What are the downsides of renting a studio apartment in San Francisco, CA?

One of the downsides of living in a studio apartment is the limited storage space. You might be interested in 1 bedroom apartments, 2 bedroom apartments or 3 bedroom apartments, or browse all RentCafe apartments for rent in San Francisco, CA.

Living and Renting in San Francisco, CA

Living in location

San Francisco, CA, known as the City by the Bay, is a city teeming with cultural diversity, progressive atmosphere, and breath-taking views, making it a highly coveted place to live. From historic Victorian houses to modern high-rise apartments for rent, San Francisco offers a broad spectrum of rental options catering to a diverse group of renters.

San Francisco's renters' rights are amongst the most comprehensive in the country, providing protections against unjust evictions and excessive rent increases, making apartment living worry-free.

From the iconic Golden Gate Bridge and the bustling Pier 39 to the tranquil Golden Gate Park, the city brims with exciting attractions. Moreover, it boasts a thriving arts scene, world-class restaurants, and numerous entertainment venues.

Studio Apartments for Rent in San Francisco, CA

In the heart of such an exciting city, studio apartments have become a top choice for renters. They appeal to young professionals, artists, and students who value living in the city's bustling center, close to work, universities, and vibrant nightlife.

Studio apartments in San Francisco often come with sought-after amenities such as full kitchens, on-site laundry, and sometimes even a small balcony. Apartment communities also offer perks like gyms, shared social spaces, and bike storage, enhancing the urban living experience.

Districts such as SoMa (South of Market) and Tenderloin are known for their studio apartments. Living here, renters have direct access to popular attractions, including the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and the diverse culinary scene. Plus, shopping and entertainment options are virtually limitless.

If you're looking for studio apartments in San Francisco, CA, you can use RentCafe.com to find the ideal place for you. You can filter your search by location, amenities, price and more. You can also view photos and floor plans and read reviews of different properties.

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Look for studio apartments near me

Are you looking to land a small but cool studio apartment near you? Is an unbeatable location more important to you than lots of space? You can now browse through all available RentCafe listings, to find the perfect studio apartment near you, in your favorite neighborhood, ZIP code, or in another city or state in the U.S. wherever life takes you. Check the ratings and reviews of properties with studio apartments, filter them based on your criteria, and find the one that suits your needs.

Compare the size, price and location, as well as amenities, both inside and outside the apartment. Whether you are looking for a more modern studio near you, or one in a charming old building, or maybe you want to be close to a certain park, the downtown area of your city, or near family or friends, RentCafe allows you to find the best fit for you - so, let's find your new home!

Renting a studio apartment in San Francisco, CA

Finding an affordable home is definitely not an easy task nowadays, especially if you’re new to the market. When looking for a budget-friendly small apartment, you should decide on the non-negotiables and look for a home that meets your needs. On average, a studio apartment’s size in San Francisco, CA is 529 Sqft, which is convenient for a young professional, recent graduate, student or for someone who prefers not to spend more than necessary on a monthly rent. A cheap studio can be rented starting from $450, so your next step is to make up your mind regarding the layout of your future nest: do you want a one room apartment, with kitchen in the main room, or a bachelor flat with a separate kitchen? Hard to decide. Now you have 293 small apartments are in San Francisco, CA to choose from that will help you make a decision, with an average rent of $1,902.

The perks of renting an efficiency apartment

They say renting is like dating- you should not expect absolute perfection from a rental home, but you should love the things that make it uniquely yours. If you’re interested in an efficiency apartment in San Francisco, CA, we are confident that you will find a great place that complements your lifestyle. Having a small apartment comes with a series of advantages that their larger companions lack. A studio apartment is easier to keep clean and it’s always less cluttered, because there is no room for unnecessary stuff. If single bedroom apartments and small apartments is what you’re after, you are more likely to afford living in the hip parts of the town, within walking or biking distance from entertainment and shopping. You will also notice significant savings year after year. Pick your price limit and square footage and browse through our 133 listings in San Francisco, CA and we promise you won’t be disappointed.

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