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Beautiful, Private, Luxurious Berkeley Craftsman Flat in the Trees

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Last updated: 05/07/2014
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  • Minimum stay:6 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Berkeley apartment description

This is a beautiful in-law, separate entrance flat. Newly renovated, furnished and well appointed for visiting scholars, sabbaticals, short-term & medium-term visitors to Berkeley who want a comfortable and private home away from home.

Located 8 blocks north of the UC Berkeley North Gate, 6 blocks east of the North Berkeley restaurants, grocery and shopping.

700 square feet, gas fireplace, dishwasher, gas stove top, European oven with convection feature.

Wireless network access, LED lighting, shared washer/dryer (tumbler) in basement included in rental.

Heat is provided by a 30,000 BTU gas fireplace, super cozy.

2nd bedroom is set up as an office with a futon, but modifications can be made. primary bedroom has queen bed, full compliment of kitchen supplies (if you need something, please ask!).

A bus stop (AC Transit line#65) is just 4 doors away, but house is quiet since it is100 feet from the street.

Filtered view of the San Francisco Bay, beautiful sunset view.

Property is NOT CHILD PROOFED.

NOTE: path and 20 steps down to entrance of this flat. Very private, but know there are steps. HOST will assist with bags as necessary.

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 1
  • 700 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Included

              Suitability

              • Not Suitable For Children:

                I have not child proofed this flat, and as a father, I know what is needed. ...moreless

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

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 3, Beds for 2-3

              • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

                Queen bed, dresser and closet...moreless

              • Bedroom 2: 1 sleep sofa /futon

                Set uo as an office, study. futon with a desk...moreless

              • Super comfy firm mattress and linens

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub

                Fluffy white towels...moreless

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Pantry Items:

                pots and pans, basic spices, the basics are there. ask me for more....moreless

              • Kitchen:

                new cabinets, new european appliances...moreless

              • Coffee Maker:

                drip coffee, stove top espresso maker...moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils:

                service for 4, ask to borrow more...moreless

              • Dishwasher:

                Fisher Pakal dishwasher drawer...moreless

              Amenities

              • Washing Machine:

                shared laundry machines in basement, detergent provided...moreless

              • Heating:

                control your own with thermostat...moreless

              • Clothes Dryer:

                laundry machines in basement ...moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • I have a massage table if you want to borrow it.

                  Entertainment

                  • Books

                  Communications

                      Outdoor Features

                      • Balcony:

                        Railing has been removed for repairs, so access is limited....moreless

                      • Golf:

                        Tilden Park Golf Course 3 miles away...moreless

                      Theme

                      • Away From It All
                      • Family
                      • Romantic
                      • Tourist Attractions

                      Location & View

                          • Ocean View:

                            Filtered view of the San Francisco Bay, Marin Headlands and Golden Gate...moreless

                          Activities

                          • Botanical Garden
                          • Laundromat
                          • Hospital
                          • Groceries
                          • ATM/Bank
                          • Antiquing
                          • Wildlife Viewing
                          • Sight Seeing
                          • Shopping
                          • Whale Watching
                          • Walking
                          • Massage Therapist
                          • Scenic Drives
                          • Museums
                          • Live Theater
                          • Cinemas
                          • Restaurants
                          • Synagogues
                          • Recreation Center
                          • Playground
                          • Marina
                          • Library
                          • Churches
                          • Bird Watching
                          • Medical Services
                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          My Standard Rate
                          6 night min stay
                          $145
                          $945 $3,200

                          Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 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:

                          • Weekly clean -mandatory $65
                          • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
                          • Cleaning for move-out $80
                          • Taxes Not included

                          Notes:

                          Cleaning Fee: $80 per stay, or $65 per week for longer stays. Cleaning, change of linens, etc done weekly, regardless of length of stay


                          Cancellation policy:

                          100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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                          Calendar

                          Last updated: 05/07/2014
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                          Location

                          • The Cheese Board Pizza Collective

                            "Pizza until 8 pm except Sunday and Monday"

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                          3 Miles
                          Nearest Motorway
                          Route 80
                          0.3 Miles
                          Nearest Barpub
                          Cesars
                          3 Miles
                          Nearest Golf
                          Tilden Park

                          Car: Not Necessary

                          Home is located 7 blocks north of University California Berkeley.

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 1997

                          About the owner: Self employed carpenter and craftsman. I am a former corporate geek, and a printer before that. I enjoy good food, old cars, making sawdust and encouraging people to find meaningful work. I have built out this space for friends and families that want to spend some time in paradise.

                          Why the Owner Chose Berkeley:
                          I have created a private space that I want to live in, but until then, you can enjoy it. Super comfy firm queen bed, cozy gas fireplace, dishwasher, shiny oak floors, bathtub or shower. Laundry in basement, internet wifi, TV, 2nd bedroom set up with desk and futon.

                          The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
                          Private in-law, separate entrance flat. Newly renovated, a lovely 8 block walk to North Gate of UC Berkeley, 6 block walk down the hill to the North Berkeley shopping, restaurant and grocery area. Modern yet warm. Wireless network, control your own heat. Filtered view of the San Francisco Bay, beautiful sunsets, beautiful North Berkeley light NOTE: path and 20 steps down to entrance of this flat. Very private, but know there are steps. HOST will ASSIST with bags as necessary :)


                          Contact us

                          Speaks: english

                           

                          Photos

                          • facing east

                            facing east

                          • Queen bed

                            Queen bed

                          • livingroom

                            livingroom

                          • Office with futon

                            Office with futon

                          • below par photograph of view to San Francisco Bay

                            below par photograph of view to San Francisco Bay

                          • Reading the Sunday Paper

                            Reading the Sunday Paper

                          • the kitchen nook

                            the kitchen nook

                          • updated bath

                            updated bath

                          • Office with futon couch

                            Office with futon couch

                          VRBO #509201

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                          This listing was first published here in 2013.

                          Date last modified - Monday, June 23, 2014

                          $145 per night (USD)
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                          2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 3

                          View calendar: Updated 05/07/14
                          Minimum stay: 6 nights
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