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Stunning Palace View

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Last updated: 04/27/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

With out a doubt, this house is in the absolute best neighborhood/location in all of San Francisco. Imagine living directly across from the iconic Eiffel Tower in Paris or the Forum in Rome with a shimmering lake in the foreground! This beautifully restored Marina home has every bit of that and even more! Directly across from your living room window remains the last structured remnant of the 1915 Panama Pacific worlds fair: 'The Palace of Fine Arts,' or 'The Fine Arts Palace,' as it was once referred to. This fair was an epic event that commemorated the completion of the Panama canal and the rebirth of San Francisco from the disastrous 1906 earthquake and fire. The exposition consumed the entire marina district with structures, many of which were abandoned after the fair, leading it to be referred to as the 'Phantom City.'

With many of its luxurious amenities, this home offers 3000 sq ft of living space over three floors. The fully stocked large eat-in chef's kitchen has a Sub Zero refrigerator and Wolf Range. The spacious deck located off of the kitchen leads to the beautiful backyard where the entertainment room is located. Sliding doors open to the covered patio with barbeque, fireplace and dining table. The entertainment room features a 65 inch flat panel TV, beer dispenser, microwave, refrigerator, dishwasher and half bath.

The master bedroom has a breathtaking view of the Palace of Fine Arts and features a California king bed, walk in closet, flat panel TV, and blackout curtains. The master en suite bath features double sinks and heated tile floors. The second bedroom offers a king size bed, couch, and large closet/lounge area. The third bedroom has a full size canopy bed. Luxury linens include Frette sheets and Turkish bath towels.

The romantic dining room/library has a crystal chandelier and shimmering silver walls. Enjoy a wonderful dinner or relax and peruse our library.

The living room is elegant, luxurious and irresistibly comfortable. Lounge by the fireplace and enjoy a glass of wine while being mesmerized by the breathtaking Palace View.

Retreat to the study to unwind and watch the latest movie or favorite show on the large flat screen TV.

This well-appointed home has all the amenities and location that one would need for an enjoyable San Francisco experience. You will have access to all entertainment systems, including Apple TV, TiVo, full cable line up, wireless internet, and Sonos music system throughout the home.

No parties or gatherings are permitted beyond the number of registered guests (6) allowed to stay. We are in a quiet neighborhood and want to respect our neighbors.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included

Suitability

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

    30 Years Old and Up...moreless

  • Not Suitable For Children:

    House is not equipped for small children. There are 3 staircases, one going to garage, one to the backyard and the main stairwell to the upstairs bedroom area....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    We love dogs and have 4 dogs ourselves but sadly this house is not suited for them either....moreless

  • Smoking Allowed:

    Outside Patios Only ...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    California King, Frette Linens ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

    Frette Linens ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 double

    Frette Linens ...moreless

  • Master bedroom is 14X17 or over 300 square feet, hard wood floors with a luxury California King bed. Second bedroom is just as large with a walk in closet, sitting area. Third bedroom is equipped with a full size bed....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Main Floor Bath...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    Master Suite, Heated Floor...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Third Floor Hall Bath...moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet

    Entertainment Room Bath...moreless

  • Both bathrooms upstairs have marble floors with radiant heat set at the perfect temperature. Beautiful Palace of Fine Arts view from main floor full bath. Recreation room is equipped with its own half bath. All four bathrooms have been completely remolded and equipped with high end fixtures. ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • 53 foot motor yacht available for private charter (additional fee). Property manager can assist with any other special requests. Go to www.theboxwoodhouse.com for further information Rates include weekly housekeeping with a one-time charge of $300.00 No one permitted outside on, or under the patio/deck areas after 10pm on weekdays and 11pm on weekends. This house is not suitable for small children. The house is located in a quiet residential neighborhood so, please be respectful of our neighbor’s privacy and its surroundings. No parties or gatherings are permitted beyond the number of registered guests (6) allowed to stay. Thank you....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Large selction in dining/library...moreless

  • Game Room:

    Actually it is a recreation room that is equipped with a Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Microwave, and Beer Dispenser. Kitchen sink too! Room has an extra large flat panel television with seating for 6 ...moreless

  • Games:

    Board Games ...moreless

  • Music Library:

    Pandora, Sirius XM...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Direct tv/ full cable line up...moreless

  • Stereo:

    Full House Music System Sonos system controlled by in-house iPads...moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Monument View:

    Palace of Fine Arts. Direct view of the historic Palace of Fine Arts. ...moreless

  • Water View:

    Across the street. Please refer to photographs. ...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Across the street. Please refer to photographs. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Parking:

    Two car garage. Street parking overnight and two hour limit during the day....moreless

  • Telephone:

    Yes...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Yes, stored in bathrooms...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Yes, extra large capacity...moreless

Kitchen

  • Kitchen:

    Features soapstone countertops with stainless steel appliances. Fully stocked with all the items necessary for daily living....moreless

  • Microwave:

    Drawer style, built into the center island...moreless

  • Oven:

    Wolf Range...moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Deck off of main kitchen....moreless

  • Boat:

    Private 53 foot motor yacht - Beautiful way to experience San Francisco Bay. Price per day $2900 includes fuel, lunch for a maximum of 6 guests. See attached video: http://youtu.be/9bEzKP8VPu ...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    1. Deck with dining table 2. Patio with fireplace, barbecue, dining table, outdoor heaters ...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Beautiful lawn with flanking bench seating. ...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

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$1,295
$7,495 $22,900
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Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $99
  • Cleaning $300
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Reservations less than one week are not accepted more than 30 days in advance

53 foot Yacht rental for a day on the bay including lunch and drinks.


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 04/27/2015
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Location

12 Miles
Nearest Airport
San Francisco International Airport
0.25 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Tipsy Pig, Stock & Trade, Ristobar
2 Miles
Nearest Ferry
San Francisco Ferry
0.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Presidio Golf Course
5 Miles
Nearest Train
Cal Train
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
HWY 101
0.25 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
A 16 Resturant, Ristobar, Tacolicious
200 Miles
Nearest Ski
Lake Tahoe
0.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Marina

Car: Not Necessary

Located in the Marina district of San Francisco, one of the most favored neighborhoods in the city and it's just ten minutes by car to Union Square but worlds away from the hustle and bustle. This makes it a perfect location that is truly second to none in San Francisco. The area boasts the finest weather, shopping, dinning, and social scene the city has to offer. We are just down the block from the local yacht harbor, beach and outdoor recreation areas, and a short distance to the famous Golden Gate Bridge. We are within walking distance to Fisherman's Wharf, Pier 39, Ghirardelli Square and Presidio National Park.

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 1999

About: Please refer to our website: TheBoxwoodhouse.com


Contact us

Speaks: english

Links to more information:

 

Photos

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • 3rd Bedroom with Backyard Views

    3rd Bedroom with Backyard Views

  • Master Suite

    Master Suite

  • Master Bath Shower

    Master Bath Shower

  • Hall Bathroom

    Hall Bathroom

  • Entertainment Room Kitchen

    Entertainment Room Kitchen

  • Backyard Dining Area

    Backyard Dining Area

  • Outdoor Living Area

    Outdoor Living Area

  • Entry

    Entry

  • Interior seating for 6 guests

    Interior seating for 6 guests

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Den

    Den

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Breakfast Nook

    Breakfast Nook

  • Master Bath

    Master Bath

  • Second Bedroom

    Second Bedroom

  • Entertainment Room

    Entertainment Room

  • Indoor/Outdoor Living

    Indoor/Outdoor Living

  • Deck off of kitchen

    Deck off of kitchen

  • Backyard Lawn & Garden

    Backyard Lawn & Garden

  • 53' FT Motor Yacht, daily rate $2,900.00

    53' FT Motor Yacht, daily rate $2,900.00

  • 53' Motor Yacht available for charter

    53' Motor Yacht available for charter

VRBO #512736

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english
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  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 04/27/2015
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