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Perfect Quiet Getaway! Marina/Cow Hollow, Onsite Parking, Beautiful Garden!

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Newly remodeled flat with double fireplace heating the yard for night BBQing!

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Last updated: 07/26/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Experience San Francisco like a true native. This street level unit with its own private entrance has been in the same family home for three generations. We not only offer a perfect location but since we live on the second floor, we are happy to help our guests plan their trip and enjoy the city to its maximum.

This fully remodeled unit is litterally steps away from legendary Union Street with its boutiques, resaurants, cafes, bakeries and wine bars. It is a quick stroll to Chestnut Street, Polk Street and the Marina Greens... and very close to Fisherman's Wharf, North Beach, the Golden Gate Bridge, the Presidio, the Palace of Fine Arts, and the ferry to Alcatraz.

Our location is perfect for those travelling to San Francisco without a car... major bus lines are less than a block away from our unit. We are also walking distance from major grocery and natuaral food stores. A convenient store is located right at the corner. And you can be a tourist by day and a native by night, barbecuing in our yard!

For those with a car, you are a short ride from Ocean Beach, Mont Tamalpais, Muirs Woods and Stinson Beach... You can even plan a day trip to Napa Valley and Sonoma.

PARKING AVAILABLE ONSITE!!!

Parking is available in the street, in front of our garage door ($20/night). Your car would be blocking ours in the garage but since the sidewalk is very large, we can maneuver around the car parked in the street to get out of the garage. And if for some reason you wanted to park inside our garage because you were not planning to use your car a lot, we could definitely organize accordingly. It requires very little communication and it is definitely worth the pain of public garages...

Other options for parking:
-Public parking garage 3 blocks away: $25/night, closed from 12am to 8am. No “in and out” privileges.
-Street parking in the neighborhood: can be very challenging but possible (2 hrs max in the same spot from 8am to 6pm, can have to park several blocks away)

SLEEPING CAPACITY
Sleeps 4 people but ideal for 2: one upscale king size bed and one queen size convertible bed
-extra charge for over 2 guests, adults or children over 2 years old
-for your comfort, convertible bed intended for 1 adult or 2 young children under 50lbs
-if needed, extra floor mattress available

KID-FRIENDLY: the kids have their own convertible bed next to their parents.

BABY FRIENDLY: there is plenty of space to put a playpen next to the bed for a baby. Upon request and free of charge, we can provide a playpen (pack and go style, changing station included) along with a 'Bumbo Seat' with a tray for baby to eat in.

We speak English, French and Spanish!!

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Property Type

  • Studio
  • On floor 1
  • 960 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

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

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Main Room: 1 king, 1 baby crib, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Cal King bed, Queen convertible bed, 2 extra mattresses...moreless

  • King size beds (1), Baby Cribs (1) We can provide a playpen that can serve as a crib., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen size...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • HD TV, On Demand Free Movies and TV Series (HBO, SHOWTIME, STAR, CINEMAX)...moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    On Demand free movies, HBO, Showtime, Star, Cinemaw...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Not necessary in San Francisco! Especially at ground level!...moreless

  • Covered Parking:

    PARKING is available in the street, in front of our garage door. Your car will be blocking ours in the garage but since the sidewalk is very large, we can maneuver around the car parked in the street to get out of the garage. And if for some reason you wanted to park inside our garage because you were not planning to use your car a lot, we could definitely organize accordingly. It requires very little communication and it is definitely worth the pain of public garages…...moreless

  • Fireplace
  • Free Long Distance:

    For USA and Canada only...moreless

  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street:

    PARKING is available in the street, in front of our garage door. Your car will be blocking ours in the garage but since the sidewalk is very large, we can maneuver around the car parked in the street to get out of the garage. And if for some reason you wanted to park inside our garage because you were not planning to use your car a lot, we could definitely organize accordingly. It requires very little communication and it is definitely worth the pain of public garages…...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

Building Type

  • House
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jun 15 - Sep 2, 2015
1 night min stay
$205 $245
Fri, Sat

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Labor Day Weekend
Sep 3 - Sep 6, 2015
1 night min stay
$205 $245
Fri, Sat

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Fall
Sep 7 - Oct 7, 2015
1 night min stay
$205 $245
Fri, Sat

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Fleet Week (Blue Angels)
Oct 8 - Oct 11, 2015
1 night min stay
$245

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Fall
Oct 12 - Nov 1, 2015
1 night min stay
$205 $245
Fri, Sat

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Fall
Nov 2 - Nov 25, 2015
1 night min stay
$195

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Thanksgiving Weekend
Nov 26 - Nov 29, 2015
1 night min stay
$245

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Winter
Nov 30 - Dec 22, 2015
1 night min stay
$195

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Christmas/New Year
Dec 23 - Jan 3, 2016
1 night min stay
$205 $245
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
$195

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Cleaning Fee $120 + tax
  • Tax Rate 15.5%

Notes:

-1 or 2 nights stay only if not leaving unrented nights in btw reservations

-Cleaning fee $120 (waved for stays of 1 or 2 nights, when not leaving unrented nights in btw reservations)

-Over 2 guests fee: extra $20/night per person (adult or child over 2 years old)

-Reservation Deposit:half of rent, refundable up to 60 days prior to arrival

-Damage Deposit:$250

-PARKING, on site:$20/night


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Last updated: 07/26/2015
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 1948

About the owner: We got married in 2009 and see ourselves living in Cow Hollow for the rest of our lives. John is a rare born and raised San Franciscan who is more than happy to share his vast city and restaurant knowledge... Julie is a francophile from Montreal who came to vacation in San francisco and never left. Score one for John!!

Why the Owner Chose Cow Hollow:
This house in the heart of Cow Hollow has been in our family for three generations... originally built by my grandfather in 1948. It was completely remodeled in 2011. We created a street level unit in our home to share our beautiful location with tourists from all over the world that want to have a true San Franciscan experience.

The Unique Benefits at this Studio:
Steps from Union Street and its restaurant, cafes, bars and unique stores, 5 and 2 blocks from Fillmore and Chestnut Streets, walking distance to Crissy Field, Marina Greens, Fort Mason, the Palace of Fine Arts, the Golden Gate Bridge, the Fisherman's Wharf, North Beach... Truly a world class location!


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Newly remodeled flat with double fireplace heating the yard for night BBQing!

    Newly remodeled flat with double fireplace heating the yard for night BBQing!

  • Very convenient layout, clean and open like a hotel but cozy just like home!

    Very convenient layout, clean and open like a hotel but cozy just like home!

  • Separate entrance on street level. Parking available right in front, fits SUVS.

    Separate entrance on street level. Parking available right in front, fits SUVS.

  • The whole flat is very much sun lit throughout the day until the sun goes down.

    The whole flat is very much sun lit throughout the day until the sun goes down.

  • Watch HD TV from bed and enjoy the warmth of the fireplace with a sleep timer.

    Watch HD TV from bed and enjoy the warmth of the fireplace with a sleep timer.

  • Less than 20 steps from legendary Union Street and a quick stroll from the bay!

    Less than 20 steps from legendary Union Street and a quick stroll from the bay!

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 07/26/2015
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