Come enjoy all the excitement of the incomparable San Francisco Bay Area while relaxing in a quiet historic waterfront town. Historic Benicia is centrally located to all of the incredible sights (Napa-22 miles, San Francisco-30 miles, Berkeley-20 miles, 6 Flags/Marine World Park-7 miles, Santa Cruz and Monterey are an easy day trip away) on the Carquinez Strait. Public Transit is a short distance away, as is Ferry service right to the sights in San Francisco.
A charming traffic-free family-friendly town, Benicia boasts a thriving downtown shopping district (all locally owned!) with a stunning waterfront section and park, a thriving arts community, award-winning restaurants and easy direct access to the bay for boats/canoes/kite surfers as well as fun beaches and parks for kids to enjoy the bay. There are 20 parks in Benicia! Additionally Benicia is part of the Bay Area Bike Path system, and gorgeous hiking is available all through the town and region.