We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Sutro Heights Park

48th Ave & Point Lobos Ave, San Francisco, CA 94121
+1 415-561-4323
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Water

If you like being up in above the water in seeing it from the view that’s up high to see the waves... read more

Reviewed 27 February 2018
Alzor S
via mobile
What a view! On a clear day anyway...

This view is fantastic and I think I should have been here in the morning at dawn, instead of at... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2017
James A
,
Windsor, Canada
Read all 31 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Overview
More
Located at the westernmost point of Lands End, the Sutro Historic District encompasses Sutro Heights, the Sutro Bath ruins and the historic Cliff House.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“point lobos” (3 reviews)
“cliff house” (4 reviews)
“ocean beach” (5 reviews)
LOCATION
48th Ave & Point Lobos Ave, San Francisco, CA 94121
CONTACT
Website
+1 415-561-4323
Write a ReviewReviews (31)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"point lobos"
in 3 reviews
"cliff house"
in 4 reviews
"ocean beach"
in 5 reviews
"sutro baths"
in 5 reviews
"paths"
in 5 reviews
"ruins"
in 2 reviews
"hike"
in 3 reviews
"benches"
in 2 reviews
"picnic"
in 2 reviews
"fog"
in 2 reviews
"bus"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

If you like being up in above the water in seeing it from the view that’s up high to see the waves in the water and people doing stuff who are small like ants down there than this is a great place and I go...More

Thank Alzor S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 30 December 2017

This view is fantastic and I think I should have been here in the morning at dawn, instead of at dusk. The light was great on the day I was there and the sky was pretty clear. You can hike the area or just park...More

Thank James A
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 28 November 2017

The remains of a once-grand mansion make for a haunting visit to this oceanside park. However, a few apparently homeless people lurking about and an overall lack of maintenance make it less than grand. But look past the shortcomings and visit during the daytime. The...More

Thank strangersblog
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Don’t let the gate across the entrance on Point Lobos fool you -- that’s to keep cars out, not pedestrians. I was a little concerned it’d be too empty for a woman walking alone, but there are volunteer gardeners working there, people walking their dogs,...More

1  Thank edwardsmom24
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 15 August 2017

After visiting Sutro Baths, (different review) we decided to walk uphill a bit farther to visit Sutro Heights Park. The walk was easy and the park was clean. On the day of our visit, numerous families were there with children riding their bicycles. The paths...More

1  Thank CLo976
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 24 April 2017

See the edge of the world. View the ruins of the largest bath house on the West Coast, get there easily by bike, car, bus. Wear sunscreen for wind and sun, you can burn in the SF fog too. Bring a jacket, wear layers.

1  Thank IrishGermanSwedish
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Sutro Heights is a great place to get away from it all. You can wander through grounds of Adolph Sutro's estate and work your way over to ocean view and soak it all in. Displays tell you a little about the man and the site....More

Thank Robert S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 6 June 2016

When we visited San Francisco in June, we spent some time at Sutro Heights Park and it is well worth a visit. We had visited Golden Gate Park and just headed a little north along the coast to reach Sutro Heights Park. It offers beautiful...More

Thank timwing8
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Went on a Sunday afternoon. There was plenty of parking and the crowds were reasonable. Very relaxing.

Thank marie w
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 20 May 2016

This park is on the hill above Cliff house and the Sutro Baths. It is quiet and dog-friendly. It used to be the Home of Adolf Sutro himself (Former Mayor of San Francisco 1895-1897), but it fell into disrepair and only a few things remain...More

Thank sifuerst
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 230 hotels in San Francisco
Seal Rock Inn
228 reviews
.25 km away
Rodeway Inn & Suites San Francisco
152 reviews
1.72 km away
SeaScape Inn-A FairBridge Hotel
10 reviews
1.96 km away
Beach Motel
69 reviews
2.01 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Cliff House
1,606 reviews
.24 km away
Sutro's
260 reviews
.24 km away
The Bistro at Cliff House
180 reviews
.23 km away
Louis' Restaurant
254 reviews
.19 km away
Nearby Attractions
Lands End
2,385 reviews
.26 km away
Legion of Honor
1,814 reviews
1.19 km away
Sutro Baths
348 reviews
.34 km away
Cliff House
398 reviews
.28 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Sutro Heights Park staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit