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Telegraph Hill Cottage Ideal for Cafes Restaurants Sights. Monthly Rental Only.

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Last updated: 11/21/2014
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  • Minimum stay:30 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Telegraph Hill cottage description

Please note that this property is only available for rentals of one month or more. The Telegraph Hill Cottage on the west side of the Hill, available for monthly rental, is an easy walk from Fisherman’s Wharf, Coit Tower, Chinatown, North Beach, the Financial District, bicycle rentals, the cable cars and ferries to Marin County and Vallejo/Six Flags theme park. Dozens of restaurants, cafes and bakeries are nearby. We built the Cottage in front of our home in 1990 for visiting friends and family, and rent it when free. The Cottage is entered through a secure locked gate at street level and up eleven steps, past a garden of lavender and bougainvillea. Once inside, panoramic views - Coit Tower to the spires of Sts. Peter and Paul Church and Russian Hill - open up from the living, dining and kitchen areas. Located on a quiet street with true privacy in a secure setting, the calm of the Cottage is a contrast to the bustling activity of North Beach and Chinatown.

The Cottage is fully furnished with a mix of contemporary and antique furnishings, complete with all linens. The full kitchen, including dishwasher, has granite counter tops and is equipped with all cooking equipment including microwave and coffee maker. The quiet bedroom is in the back of the Cottage, away from street noise, and has a king bed and large closet. The Cottage has high speed wireless internet and cable television with a large choice of channels, a 30 inch flat screen TV and a DVD player. Laundry service is available at the corner and groceries nearby. The Cottage is suitable for a couple.

The Cottage is in the middle of San Francisco’s attractions and good public transportation is close, so no car is needed. Most of our guests come without a car and rent as necessary at nearby car rentals. Should you bring your car, a garage on the property can be provided at $20 per day.

The thoughtful design and excellent location of the Cottage make for truly special accommodations for your next stay in San Francisco. Please check our calendar for availability, as we keep it up to date.

Keywords: Apartment, view, sunny, light, airy, cottage

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom


          • Books
          • CD Player
          • DVD Player
          • Satellite / Cable


          • Sports & Activities
          • Tourist Attractions


          • Arboretum
          • Churches
          • Cinemas
          • Library
          • Live Theater
          • Marina
          • Museums
          • Playground
          • Restaurants
          • Synagogues
          • Winery Tours

          Local Services & Businesses

          • ATM/Bank
          • Groceries
          • Hospital
          • Laundromat
          • Massage Therapist

          Leisure Activities

          • Boating
          • Shopping
          • Sight Seeing
          • Walking

          Location Type

              • Monument View

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Pier Fishing
              • Roller Blading
              • Sailing
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Surf Fishing
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Wind-Surfing


              • Child's Highchair
              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 4 people


              • Garage:

                Garage is available for $20 per night....moreless

              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room
              • Towels Provided
              • Wireless Internet


              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster


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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              November through April
              Nov 1 - Apr 30, 2015
              30 night min stay

              May through October
              May 1 - Oct 31, 2015
              30 night min stay

              My Standard Rate
              30 night min stay

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

              Additional information about rental rates


              • Taxes Not included


              Five night minimum for reservations for dates more than a month from the time the reservation is made.

              $10 per night charge for each additional guest over two.

              Garage available for $20 per night.

              Deposit of one third of rental by check or PayPal.

              Balance due on arrival by check or cash.

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              Last updated: 11/21/2014
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              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 1990

              About the owner: Mia and Bob built the cottage in front of their home in 1990 and been welcoming visitors since then. We have lived on the property for 30 years and raised our family here. We love North Beach and Telegraph Hill and enjoy introducing the area to our guests, many of whom have come back repeatedly.

              Why the Owner Chose Telegraph Hill:
              We built the Cottage in front of our home in 1990 for visiting friends and family and are pleased to extend a welcome to other visitors to San Francisco.

              The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
              We enjoy the many restaurants and cafes of North Beach; taking city walks, including Telegraph Hill/Coit Tower and the San Francisco waterfront; riding the ferry or bicycling across the Golden Gate Bridge to Marin County; hopping on the cable car to ride downtown for shopping or theater.

              Contact us

              Speaks: english, french

              Links to more information:

              Guestbook comments from the owner

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              • Dining and sitting areas

                Dining and sitting areas

              • Dining area and sitting area

                Dining area and sitting area

              • Bedroom


              • View of Coit Tower from the Cottage window

                View of Coit Tower from the Cottage window

              • Another view from the Cottage

                Another view from the Cottage

              • Dining area and kitchen

                Dining area and kitchen

              • Sitting area and door

                Sitting area and door

              • Bathroom


              • Outside the Cottage entrance

                Outside the Cottage entrance

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              This listing was first published here in 2010.

              Date last modified - Friday, November 21, 2014

              $2,900 - $3,400 per month (USD)

              1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
              Sleeps 2

              View calendar: Updated 11/21/14
              Minimum stay: 30 nights
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              Member since: 2010
              Speaks: english, french
              • Response time: Within 24 hours
              • Response rate: 100%
              • Calendar last updated: 11/21/2014
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              (415) 982-4850 (California, USA)

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