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Luxury View Condo Walking Distance to U.C. Berkeley Campus

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 13 nights


About the property

Apartment, 3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

Recently remodeled spacious luxury unit with a view of San Francisco Bay. All new appliances and furnishings. The master bedroom suite has a queen size bed, its own bathroom, and a deck. The second bedroom has a queen size bed, and the third bedroom has a fold out sofa with a full size mattress and a large desk and can function as an office space as there is a retractable wall between it and the living room. Each room has spacious closets. There are whirlpool tubs in the bathrooms, a flat screen TV with CD/DVD player in the living room,a wonderful sunny breakfast nook with view of the Bay. The kitchen is supplied with cooking tools, cutlery, and dishes to feed up to eight people. High open beam ceilings, sunny deck. Wireless internet. Great for entertaining, visiting family. Lots of room. Quiet location, lots of parking, large laundry room with a private patio. Check out the other rental unit in this two unit building listing #107934.

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More Details

Alex Osborne
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 18, 2018


Berkeley Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Water View
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Powder room - toilet , Sink and toilet powder room accessed from the hallway.
  • 2.5
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • bedroom off the living room. - 1 double
    Master - Has it's own deck and master bath
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
flat screen HDTV


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Luxury View Condo Walking Distance to U.C. Berkeley Campus
average rating of 4.7272725 based on 22 reviews

Amazing view, spacious condo, challenging location

  • 4 of 5

Loved the architecture and overall layout of the condo. It was a great space for our family to be together. The amount of light is abundant (and revealing) and the view is "luxury" level -amazing. My only critique was that the "luxury" level did not extend to the furniture and curtains which are a bit worse for wear. The bright sunlight revealed that the windows and all of the surfaces in the living area and kitchen would benefit from a thorough deep cleaning. The Berkeley Hills are beautiful but the drive up and down to this condo is via a very narrow, hairpin-turn-filled, hilly, bumpy lane with a surprising amount of traffic on it making it difficult to navigate by car...which we did several times each day as we were out and about in the East Bay. We didn't attempt to make the trek by foot down to campus (would need to walk back up!) though hardier souls would find it a lovely adventure. My safety conscious spouse was concerned that there was no fire extinguisher under the sink as the condo information sheet stated. I appreciated the owner's phone call on our first day to check to make sure we had arrived and that everything was ok. I appreciated the complete and thorough instructions on accessing the keys to the unit - all very clear and easy. Our weekend stay was great!

  • Submitted: Dec 19, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place but...

  • 3 of 5

We had stayed here five years ago and loved it. The condo is great, spacious, beautiful views, quiet, up in the hills. This time, however, we were greeted by the unpleasant news that Panoramic Way was closed from 9-12 and again from 1-4 during the week, thereby limiting access. This required some back and forth with both VRBO and the owner since we had not been made aware of this fact prior to arriving. We were able to resolve it and ended up staying but had to make rearrangements for our plans. Better communication prior to arriving would have alleviated this issue. I believe the construction is due to continue for some time so if you are planning a visit definitely get this information prior to booking as it is not included in the description of the condo. Other than that our stay was very good.

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The perfect location - Great view - Easy access to trails and downtown Berkeley

  • 5 of 5

This house was perfect for our stay in Berkeley. We thoroughly enjoyed the walkability to both nature trails and downtown Berkeley. If I ever come to the Bay Area again, I will try to stay here.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Berkeley retreat

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is spacious, clean, comfortable, and only a few minutes from downtown Berkeley. It's a drive rather than a walk, given the steep road, but not a long drive. The view from the apt is terrific and walks through the hills are great.

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We had a great time and Alex's home was just right for us. The view is amazing and the kitchen was well stocked. Alex was quick to respond to our questions. We look forward to returning in the future!

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Overall very good. Large unit, great location, beautiful views

  • 4 of 5

3 adults shared this Berkeley Hills unit, very near the Berkeley campus. Some minor issues when we first moved in (5 weeks) were promply addressed. There could have been a bit more attention to the the unit's cleanliness - just so so when we first arrived. For those among us who are fit, it is technically a "walk to town" (or at least to the University) but it will evolve walking up a narrow, winding road which leads to the apt. and or adjacent steps. Either way it's not a stroll

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $110
Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 12.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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