Where to Stay: San Francisco Marinas

Places to tie up in the City by the Bay.

San Francisco Bay has been called the largest landlocked Bay in the world. It's home to more than three dozen marinas, in just the central Bay area, and more than 11,000 slips.

Pier 39 Marina Beach and Embarcadero San Francisco, CA (415) 705-5556 www.pier39marina.com

Oyster Cove Marina 385 Oyster Point Boulevard #8 A South San Francisco, CA (650) 952-5540 www.oystercovemarina.net

South Beach Harbor The Embarcadero at Pier 40 San Francisco, CA (415) 495-4911 www.southbeachmarina.com

San Francisco Marina 3950 Scott Street San Francisco, CA (415) 292-2013 www.sfmarina.org

Emeryville Marina 3310 Powell Street Emeryville, CA (510) 654-3716 www.emeryvillemarina.com