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Charming North Berkeley Hills with Gorgeous Views

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View from the large deck and living room

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Last updated: 12/12/2014
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  • Minimum stay:5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Berkeley apartment description

This newly and meticulously built 850 square foot apartment is situated in one of the most exclusive and charming neighborhoods of North Berkeley Hills away from crowds. This lovely flat is ideal for executives,scholars,or vacationers who want to stay in a beautiful large flat and enjoy bay views of San Francisco. One of the most celebrated neighborhoods and world renown, the Gourmet Ghetto is within walking distance. This area is known for the high concentration of fine eating establishments including Chez Panisse by Alice Waters, the Cheese Board Collective, as well as the first ever Peet's Coffee & Tea. Gourmet dining, sidewalk cafes, bakeries, coffee houses, wine shops, boutiques, artisan home decor, galleries, and flower stands all lend the area a European ambiance.

This spacious flat has all the amenities of a small home featuring a new kitchen with granite countertops, maple cabinets, equipped with new appliances, cookware, dinnerware and linens.
The Master bedroom has a queen bed, sitting area, large walk in closet, and a generous wide dresser for your belongings. The bathroom features a shower with non stop hot water and sink. The large living room boasts an electric fireplace with an adjustable flame and blower, pull out couch, leather recliner, television, and dvd player. Sit out on your large deck with a morning cup of coffee or a glass of wine and enjoy the gorgeous views this unit has to offer. Washer and dryer are also set-up for your use.

Across the street and just a couple minutes walk is John Hinkel Park. A historical landmark with magnificent oak groves, picnic areas, hiking and trails. During the summer months opera performances are offered free to the public in the park's amphitheatre.

All utilities are included along with cable TV, water, gas, electricity, telephone, fax and high speed internet. We also have a PC for your use. The flat has good sound insulation as the entire house went through a major remodel recently. There is ample free street parking and public transportation and freeways are close by.

San Francisco is a 20 minute drive. Napa Valley is only a 40 minute drive. The flat is centrally and conveniently located to many wonderful attractions offered in the San Francisco Bay Area.



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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • 850 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            25...moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 4-5

          • Bedroom 1

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          • Convertible bed(s): 2 double

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          • Queen size Beds (1) second bed is a sofa bed, Child Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Sofa bed easily converts into a queen size bed., Murphy Beds (1) After March 1,2010 another bed and 1/2 bath will be available in a separate sleeping area for your privacy...moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • We can offer another private 1BR, 1BA with a large kitchen and Golden Gate views for larger parties.This apartment is next to this flat and you can access it from this unit. Rates are slightly less than this flat subject to availability. It sleeps 2-3 people and has in unit laundry facilities. ...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • Books For Adults
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Satellite / Cable:

                one large HDTV TV is in living room , the other TV is in Bedroom....moreless

              • Stereo:

                Sony player for your ipod songs...moreless

              • Television
              • Toys
              • Video Library

              Theme

              • Family
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Nude Beach
              • Playground
              • Restaurants
              • Synagogues
              • Theme Parks
              • Water Parks
              • Zoo

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Beachcombing
              • Boating
              • Horseback Riding
              • Miniature Golf
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Monument View
              • Mountain View
              • Near The Ocean
              • Ocean View
              • Town
              • Water View

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Golf Privileges Optional
              • Hiking
              • Hot Air Ballooning
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Mountaineering
              • Parasailing
              • Racquetball
              • Rafting
              • Rock Climbing
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Wind-Surfing

              Communication / Internet

                  • Fax

                  Dining

                      • Dining Area

                      General

                      • Alarm Clock
                      • Basic Soaps
                      • Broadband Access:

                        Very fast cable available in your flat....moreless

                      • Clothes Dryer:

                        Large private and enrgy efficient gas dryer is in separate laundry area and it is raised about 10 inches for your comfort....moreless

                      • Ducted Heating
                      • Fireplace:

                        In Living room- simple to operate...moreless

                      • Free Long Distance
                      • Gas Fireplace
                      • Gas Heating
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Heating:

                        Forced air with own thermostst ...moreless

                      • Internet:

                        wired internet available as well as Wi-Fi...moreless

                      • Iron & Board
                      • Linens Provided:

                        Extra linens and towels are always available....moreless

                      • Living Area
                      • Living Room:

                        Large living room with fire place and a huge view deck...moreless

                      • Local Activities Guide
                      • Local Restaurant Guide
                      • Paper Towels
                      • Parking:

                        24/7 in front of home and always available...moreless

                      • Parking Off Street:

                        No limit on parking in front of the property....moreless

                      • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                        Possible to park in fron of the property....moreless

                      • Safe
                      • Shampoo
                      • Sofa Bed
                      • Solar Panels
                      • Telephone:

                        Free calls to anywhere in The U.S. and Canada...moreless

                      • Toilet Paper
                      • Towels Provided:

                        Extra towels always available in apt...moreless

                      • Vacuum System
                      • Washing Machine:

                        Large private and energy efficient washer is in separate laundry area and it is raised about 10 inches for your comfort...moreless

                      • Wireless Internet:

                        Strong Wi-Fi-Free...moreless

                      Kitchen

                      • 4 Ring Stove
                      • Catering Available:

                        Will provide info for quality food...moreless

                      • Coffee Maker:

                        Also we provide, coffee for the first day , Coffee Mate and sugar...moreless

                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Freezer
                      • Ice Maker
                      • Kitchen:

                        Granite counters, microwave oven ,a large refrigerator with automatic ice maker....moreless

                      • Microwave
                      • Oven
                      • Pantry Items

                      Outside

                      • Balcony
                      • Bicycles:

                        Will loan you on limited basis...moreless

                      • Deck / Patio:

                        huge deck to enjoy ever changing San Francisco Bay views....moreless

                      • Outdoor Grill:

                        Electric...moreless

                      • Outdoor Grill Gas
                      • Patio
                      • Wood Deck

                      Payment Type

                      • Amex
                      • Discover
                      • Mastercard
                      • Visa

                      Pool / Spa

                          • Communal Pool

                          Forms Of Payment

                              • Accept Credit Card
                               

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                              Rental basis: Per property
                              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                              My Standard Rate
                              5 night min stay
                              $215
                              $1,540 $4,450

                              Rates are based on 4 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

                              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                              Additional information about rental rates

                              Fees:

                              • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
                              • Cleaning FEE $95
                              • Taxes Included

                              Notes:

                              Minimum stay is 7 nights during Thanksgiving , Christmas and New Year Hoilidays .Please call owner regarding any questions 415-819-7777


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                              Calendar

                              Last updated: 12/12/2014
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                              Location

                              Berkeley, San Francisco Bay Area, California, USA (Berkeley, San Francisco Bay Area, California, USA) --- San Francisco is a 20 minute drive. Napa Valley is only a 40 minute drive. The flat is centrally and conveniently located to many wonderful attractions offered in the San Francisco Bay Area. Across the street and just a couple minutes walk is John Hinkel Park. A historical landmark with magnificent oak groves, picnic areas, hiking and trails. During the summer months opera performances are offered free to the public in the park's amphitheater.

                              Other Activities: parasailing, wildlife viewing, racquetball, miniature golf, shopping, boating, basketball, kayaking, hot air ballooning

                               

                              Owner info

                              Year Purchased: 2008

                              About the owner: Kirk has many years of experience in property management and understands customer satisfactions . He lives on the upper flat with his lovely wife, Jaleh. You can be assured that any reasonable requests will be honored or if you need anything special we are close by and can help.

                              Why the Owner Chose Berkeley:
                              We are in early stages of semi-retirement. We moved to this area because we think it is one of the most beautiful spots in the world and offers a fantastic climate. We enjoy the fabulous views, the proximity to wonderful restaurants, theaters, arts, cultural events, shopping and all the other wonderful attractions this area has to offer. We think you will love it also!

                              The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
                              My wife and I live on the upper flat ; We are always available to respond to your reasonable requests or inquiries.


                              Contact us

                              Speaks: english, french, Farsi

                               

                              Photos

                              • View from the large deck and living room

                                View from the large deck and living room

                              • Newly remodeled Living/Dining  room with new sofa bed for 2 and dining for 6

                                Newly remodeled Living/Dining room with new sofa bed for 2 and dining for 6

                              • Large master suite with plush queen bed and lovely linens

                                Large master suite with plush queen bed and lovely linens

                              • Half bath area private to den

                                Half bath area private to den

                              • Another view of recently remodeled custom home. Apartment on lower unit

                                Another view of recently remodeled custom home. Apartment on lower unit

                              • Entry to the apartment

                                Entry to the apartment

                              • Your own private laundry facilities located inside the unit!

                                Your own private laundry facilities located inside the unit!

                              • Charming courtyard entry area

                                Charming courtyard entry area

                              • Huge deck with view, 4 chairs and table

                                Huge deck with view, 4 chairs and table

                              • Living room and deck view at night.

                                Living room and deck view at night.

                              • Kitchen with full size frig and ice maker.

                                Kitchen with full size frig and ice maker.

                              • Beautifully equipped kitchen stocked with everything one would need

                                Beautifully equipped kitchen stocked with everything one would need

                              • Remodeled master bath and shower

                                Remodeled master bath and shower

                              • Walk-in closet with ample towels

                                Walk-in closet with ample towels

                              • Extra private den with queen bed and half bath

                                Extra private den with queen bed and half bath

                              • Carpeted staircase and railing leading to the apartment

                                Carpeted staircase and railing leading to the apartment

                              • Front view of our custom home. Free ample parking available 24/7.

                                Front view of our custom home. Free ample parking available 24/7.

                              • Courtyard area with relaxing seating

                                Courtyard area with relaxing seating

                              • Another view of view of deck and BBQ.

                                Another view of view of deck and BBQ.

                              VRBO #246393

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                              This listing was first published here in 2009.

                              Date last modified - Wednesday, December 17, 2014

                              $215 per night (USD)
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                              2 Bedroom / 1.5 Bathroom
                              Sleeps 5

                              View calendar: Updated 12/12/14
                              Minimum stay: 5 nights
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                              Member since: 2009
                              Speaks: english, french, Farsi
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                              • Calendar last updated: 12/12/2014
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