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Castro Area Accommodations in San Francisco Victorian, Great Location

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Old magnolia trees line the street

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Last updated: 09/25/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3-30 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

"SAN FRANCISCO SHORT-TERM RESIDENTIAL RENTAL REGISTRATION NUMBER: STR-0000674
Possession of a San Francisco Short-Term Rental Registration Certificate certifies that the registration certificate holder has agreed to comply with the terms of the San Francisco Short-Term Residential Rental Ordinance (San Francisco Administrative Code Section 41A). This ordinance toes not require an inspection of the unit by the City for potential Building, Housing, Fire, or other Code violations."

The preceding language is provided by the City and County of San Francisco and is required to be displayed here.

Located in a Queen Anne Victorian in the heart of San Francisco, this location is a perfect setting for exploring the City. Visitors without cars will find a wide range of transportation options: all MUNI train lines are within a couple blocks, including the Historic F line which travels down Market Street to Union Square, Fisherman's Wharf, Pier 39, farmer's markets, shopping, museums and more. For travelers wanting to visit Union Street, the Marina and Presidio MUNI bus service is available on the same block; the same bus runs through the Castro and Noe Valley in the other direction. Even traveling to and from the airport is just one train connection away. Rental cars are available from several ZipCar locations within a couple blocks. Cars are discouraged; save money and hassle but not having a car in San Francisco. The clean bedroom with private bath is located in a historic Queen Anne Victorian in the Duboce Triangle neighborhood with a wrought iron gate.

A Comfortable Place in a Great Location: This studio has its own exterior entrance. This studio features a comfortable queen size bed, designer sheets, a separate, private bath and separate area for coffee, microwave and supplies and a fireplace. An additional twin bed is available for an additional fee. Stroll to nearby outdoor cafes, a French bistro, a wide range of diverse bars and dance clubs, the historic Castro Theater, the historic Mission Dolores and much more.

Amenities: Your hosts will welcome you with an initial setup of fresh linens and towels and coffee, and are happy to direct you to all of the wonderful amenities San Francisco has to offer. Your hosts both speak English, and one speaks German (Deutsch), and the other speaks Mandarin and Taiwanese.

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Property Type

  • Studio
  • On floor 1

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking is permitted in the courtyard area, but not in the Victorian building....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 0 Bedrooms, Sleeps 3, Beds for 2-3

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Additional accommodations available upon request....moreless

  • You will be welcomed with a freshly made and comfortable bed with nice designer sheets and six large pillows. The queen bed has two nightstands, reading lights, an alarm clock. A luggage rack is provided and a large wardrobe is available for hanging clothes. There is a fireplace, a table with chairs for working or eating, there is a comfortable seating area for reading, relaxing or watching TV. The TV is equipped with high definition cable and movies on demand. An additional single bed is available for an additional charge....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Full 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub

    Fully tiled, with slate floors....moreless

  • Each guest is provided with a full set of towels (bath and hand towels and washcloths), soap, shampoo, conditioner and bathroom tissue are provided. The large tub is jetted - enjoy a nice hot bubble bath!...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Smoking permitted outdoors in gated courtyard, but not in building. The building has a secure, wrought iron gate and the studio has its own ground floor entrance. Public transportation (street cars and subway) to downtown, museums, Union Square and Fisherman's Wharf is located one block away. Rental car facility also located one block away. Weekly Farmer's Market one block down the hill on Noe Street, every Wednesday (March to December). The owners live in the building and are readily available to address questions or concerns, provide recommendations or directions... but otherwise leave renters to enjoy their privacy....moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    HD cable service, with on demand movies and a full range of premium channels....moreless

Theme

  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Nude Beach
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Located in Duboce Triangle neighborhood, adjacent to The Castro. A residential neighborhood close to restaurants, stores, bars and public transportation....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Small table and two chairs provided for casual dining and work area....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 2 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Free high speed, dual band wireless internet....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    No parking provided. Most visitors find no car is needed; this location is walkable to shops and restaurants. Street parking available but if you will have a car, ask about parking restrictions. ...moreless

  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    An initial set of towels is provided for each guest. Additional towels and maid service available upon request, for an additional fee....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    No on-site laundry facilities available, but there is an excellent full service / self service laundry and also a dry cleaner on our block. ...moreless

  • Fax

Kitchen

  • 2 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker:

    Keurig Coffee Maker and initial supplies complimentary....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    You should find everything you need....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items:

    Stock up at our close market (Harvest) 1-1/2 blocks away or our weekly (seasonal) Farmer's Market, just one block away. Whole Foods, Mollie Stones and Safeway in walking distance....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Thigh high refrigerator under counter....moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Enjoy coffee, a morning paper or a cigarette on the bistro set in the front patio area before you begin your day of sightseeing....moreless

  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Tennis:

    Not on property, but free courts within several blocks....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Jetted Tub

Building Type

  • House

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer 2016
Apr 1 - Oct 31, 2016
3 night min stay
$160
$1,050 $3,300

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Fall/Winter/Summer 2016/17
Nov 1 - Aug 31, 2017
3 night min stay
$160
$1,050 $3,300

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
30 night min stay

$4,200

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:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Cleaning Fee $40 + tax
  • Tax Rate 14%

Notes:

Short Term Rental Regulations in San Francisco require us to collect and remit the 14% Transient Occupancy Tax (TOT).

Request a customized quote if you want:

- 5% discount offered for rental pre-paid at booking, at least 60 days prior to check in.

- Additional bed, bedding and initial towel set up for 3rd person for $25 per night.

Be sure to ask for information about parking options if you plan on driving; even if you plan to drive in California, consider not keeping a rental car during the San Francisco portion of your trip as you will find that much of what you want to visit is either walkable or accessible with safe, reliable, convenient public transportation. Parking is NOT provided.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 09/25/2016
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Location

14.8 Miles
Nearest Airport
San Francisco International Airport
0.1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Cafe Flore and many others
3.4 Miles
Nearest Ferry
San Francisco Ferry Building
0.1 Miles
Nearest Train
Castro Street MUNI Station
0.1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Cafe Flore, Catch, L'Ardoise Bistro
201 Miles
Nearest Ski
Lake Tahoe area resorts (ie Heavenly Ski Resort)
4.4 Miles
Nearest Beach
Ocean Beach

Car: Not Necessary

Located on a Magnolia tree lined residential street just north of San Francisco's famous Castro District. This quiet residential neighborhood is safe and walkable with nice restaurants and shops. And across Market Street is the historic Castro Street theater, restaurants, bars and shops. One block away is our weekly Farmer's Market (seasonal). Located within blocks of ALL San Francisco MUNI light rail lines and the historic F line which features historic street cars from around the world and is a fantastic way to travel to Union Square, Fisherman's Wharf and more. You won't need a car! See the map - look how many parks are located nearby. Hike? Play tennis? There are a number of tennis courts nearby - play tennis surrounded by redwoods and views of the Golden Gate and San Francisco Bay. Or walk a few blocks down 16th Street to Mission Dolores which is where San Francisco was founded. VIsit the historic wooden church which still holds services in German. Dine outside and enjoy the California sun.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2004

About the owner: A trained hospitality and restaurant professional, the owner lives in the same building.

Why the Owner Chose The Castro, San Francisco, CA, USA:
This building is located in the very heart of San Francisco, with access to great transportation all over the city and much to do within walking distance. The neighborhood is safe, pedestrian-friendly and public transportation options are abundant.

The Unique Benefits at this Studio:
This Queen Anne Victorian is located on a street lined by old Magnolia trees. The Castro district, restaurants, shops, parks all surround this location.


Contact us

Speaks: english, german, mandarin, and taiwanese
 

Photos

  • Old magnolia trees line the street

    Old magnolia trees line the street

  • Large, comfortable queen size bed sleeps two; additional portable bed available

    Large, comfortable queen size bed sleeps two; additional portable bed available

  • This studio features a separate kitchenette and private bathroom and a wardrobe.

    This studio features a separate kitchenette and private bathroom and a wardrobe.

  • Enjoy the jetted tub after a long day of sightseeing.

    Enjoy the jetted tub after a long day of sightseeing.

  • Smell jasmine, lavender in the gated courtyard

    Smell jasmine, lavender in the gated courtyard

  • The building is just up the hill from the Castro

    The building is just up the hill from the Castro

  • Relax in a clean, large, jetted bathtub   shower

    Relax in a clean, large, jetted bathtub shower

  • The rental unit is located in a historic Queen Ann

    The rental unit is located in a historic Queen Ann

  • Queen sized bed and fireplace.

    Queen sized bed and fireplace.

  • Fireplace, writing desk, flat screen HD cable TV and seating area.

    Fireplace, writing desk, flat screen HD cable TV and seating area.

  • Large open areas

    Large open areas

  • A bright, cozy area to read, relax or watch TV

    A bright, cozy area to read, relax or watch TV

  • A large wardrobe for hanging clothes

    A large wardrobe for hanging clothes

  • Unit located in one of San Fran's historical areas

    Unit located in one of San Fran's historical areas

  • A clean, well equipped bathroom

    A clean, well equipped bathroom

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This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Monday, September 26, 2016

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