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Relax in a large, centrally located 1,500 sq. ft. unit in a side by side duplex. Just 1 block from Walnut Square, shop the many boutiques, have a cup of Joe at the original Peet's Coffee, or dine in a variety of restaurants including the world famous Chez Panisse. Groceries, banking, pharmacies and a post office are all within a few blocks.
In the mood for an urban hike? Head right outside your front door and you will be in the hills of Berkeley with many paths through interesting neighborhoods. Two blocks and you can catch a bus that will take you into San Francisco, and just a few blocks more you will be able to get on Bart, the SF area subway which can take you directly to the San Francisco airport.
The unit has hardwood floors, a fireplace, large rooms and plenty of closet space. Well appointed, clean and comfortable with free wifi and cable TV. On site laundry and off street parking in a tandem 2 car garage with electric door.
The living room is large and bright with a couch and 2 chairs chair along with a sunny spot for reading by the fireplace.
The dining room seats 6 and a small kitchen table seats 2 by the windows. One bedroom has a day bed (which can turn into 2 twins or a queen) and the master has a king bed. Area rugs cover the floors in all the rooms.
Enjoy an outdoor patio in the backyard. Relax, read, sip wine and absorb the warmth of the sun.
As locals who love to travel and explore, we can help you plan fun activities not just in the Berkeley but also San Francisco, Marin and the Napa Valley which is just a 45 min drive away.
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay
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Fees and Rental Conditions:
Property Damage Protection$79
Deposit and monthly rent due for long term rentals (more than one month) can be negotiated. No smoking please!
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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This flat is located near several food stores, restaurants and boutiques. It is only blocks from the University of California, live theater, parks, tennis courts and public transportation to get into San Francisco. A little further and you can hike in several regional parks. Visit the Hall of Science, botanical garden or golf in Tilden park. All within a few miles.
Year Purchased: 1971
About the owner: I have lived in Berkeley with my family for over 30 years. I have rented out an in-law unit in my own home and enjoyed meeting many people from all over. I have two children and work as a project manager in the health industry. My hobbies include hiking, biking and martial arts. I love to travel and enjoy helping visitors find unique and interesting things to do.
Why the Owner Chose Berkeley: This property is very conveniently located for seeing the San Francisco area, Berkeley being in itself a city worth spending time in. It has a garage for those that want to have a car, but a car is not necessary since shopping and transportation is within easy walking distance.
The Unique Benefits at this House: Location, location, location! The unit is clean and well appointed making it a wonderful place to call home while visiting the bay area.