Cow Hollow


Welcome to Cow Hollow

Upscale residences, premier boutiques, and world-class dining in one of San Francisco’s most desirable neighborhoods
Situated on the far northern end of San Francisco, Cow Hollow is an upscale neighborhood brimming with luxurious amenities. If you’re looking to live life to the fullest—and to be within minutes of the area’s best bars, boutiques, spas, and restaurants—this is the place to be. It is also located along 101, making it easy to get to and from anywhere you need to go.
Residents of Cow Hollow are surrounded by some of San Francisco’s best schools. Lowell High School, Asawa (Ruth) San Francisco School Of The Arts, and Chinese Immersion School At Deavila are this area’s schools of choice. Along Union Street, you’ll be able to find nearly all of the neighborhood’s top shopping and dining establishments.
Whether you’re in search of a quaint, modern condo or a stately mansion in the city, you’re sure to find exactly what you’re looking for among the eclectic mix of architectural styles. In Cow Hollow, smaller condos start at just over $1 million, while spacious and luxurious properties easily fetch between $10 million and $20 million.

What to Love

  • Opulent San Francisco neighborhood with breathtaking properties
  • Highly rated schools
  • Convenient location with top shopping, dining, spas, and more

People & Lifestyle

Cow Hollow attracts a wide range of people from every background. Because of its proximity to exceptional restaurants, those who consider themselves foodies especially appreciate the area. Health-conscious individuals are also drawn to the healthy dining options, walkability, nearby fitness classes, and premium workout apparel stores in this community.
Anyone seeking premium living in a desirable part of town will feel right at home in Cow Hollow. One thing that residents of this neighborhood love is having prime views of the Golden Gate Bridge. Some homes are even situated to maximize these views.

Dining, Shopping & Entertainment

Fantastic shopping and dining establishments are never far when you’re living in Cow Hollow. This is especially true for those who live closest to Union Street.
In the neighborhood, you’ll be able to browse the unparalleled selection and offerings at stores such as lululemon, SEPHORA, Unveiled Bridal San Francisco, FRAME, Shaw Shoes, RentaBikeNow, Golden Gate Bridge Bike Rentals, 1887 Dance Shoppe, Rapha San Francisco, Michaelis Wine & Spirits, Vuori Clothing, ANOMIE, and The Sill - Plant Store.
Quality dining is never in short supply in Cow Hollow. Locals adore the menu items at establishments such as The Brixton, Earthbar Union, Wildseed, Extreme Pizza, Perry’s On Union, Balboa Cafe, Roam Artisan Burgers, Terzo, and Atelier Crenn. The neighborhood is even home to several craft coffee shops, including Union Street Coffee Roastery and Wrecking Ball Coffee Roasters.

Things to Do

In and around Cow Hollow, you can find countless ways to spend your leisure time. 
If you’re looking to stay in the immediate area, be sure to check out several notable spots. The first is the McElroy Octagon House. This historic home was built in 1861 and is designated as an official San Francisco landmark. Also in town are the Lyon Steps, located on Lyon Street (just off of Green Street). Once you’re at the top of this giant set of stairs, you’ll be treated to a stunning scenic view of the area.
Just outside of Cow Hollow, you can enjoy many fantastic destinations and attractions. Nearby, you can visit places such as the Yoda Fountain, The Palace of Fine Arts, The Walt Disney Family Museum, Cartoon Art Museum, Marina Green, and multiple spots for hiking.


Cow Hollow is home to several excellent schools. Top educational opportunities include:

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