Save favorite places

Save your favorite places on the map so you can quickly find them later from any computer, phone, or tablet. 

Notes:

Save a place
You can add your favorite places to a list to easily look them up later. When you save a place, it’s not the same as if you download an offline area or add a place to Google Maps.
  1. On your iPhone or iPad, open the Google Maps app Maps.
  2. Search for a place or touch and hold a spot on the map.
  3. At the bottom, tap the name or address.
  4. Tap Save Save place and then choose a list. 
    • If you want, add a note about the place.

Only you can find your saved places, unless you create and share a list of places. Google may anonymously share users' combined saved places information.

Turn on 3D Touch

With iPhone 6s and up, you can use 3D Touch to find a place's website, save a place, find directions, and share a place.

  1. Go to the Settings app.
  2. Tap General and then Accessibility and then 3D Touch.
  3. Turn on 3D Touch.
  4. Open the Google Maps app. Then, hard press on a place.
Find your saved places
  1. Open the Google Maps app Maps.
  2. Tap Saved Save place.
  3. Under "Your lists," select a list to find its saved places.
Search for a saved place

Important: To show saved places while you search, you need to turn on Web & App Activity.

  1. Open the Google Maps app Maps.
  2. Tap the search box.
  3. Enter the name of the place you saved.
  4. Tap the search suggestion for the place.
Get directions to a saved place

Important: To show saved places while you search, you need to turn on Web & App Activity.

  1. Open the Google Maps app Maps.
  2. Tap Saved Save place.
  3. Find your saved place and tap it.
  4. Tap Directions Directions.
Delete a saved place
  1. Open the Google Maps app Maps.
  2. Tap Saved Save place.
  3. Find the list with the place you want to remove. Then, tap More  and then Edit list.
  4. Next to the place you want to remove, tap Remove Remove.
  5. Tap Save.
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