Sunny Rockridge Hills Custom House with Beautiful Outdoor Patio Spaces(22 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-3 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
About the Property
House, 5 Bedrooms, 4 Baths, (Sleeps 8)
Custom home in Rockridge area of Oakland. Close to BART and easy freeway access, but quiet neighborhood.
Beautiful gardens, peaceful and quiet backyard.
Great place for wedding pictures with some special touches - metal sculptures, hanging ski chair....
very large yard for kids to play. Park and tennis courts close by. Ample parking, and level in access to main floor through garage.
Note: Bedrooms are on 2nd floor
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Member since: 2013
- 3500 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 8
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 2 Half Bathrooms
- two full baths and two half baths
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Music Library:
- Satellite / Cable:
- Botanical Garden
- Live Theater
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Outlet Shopping
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Fly Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Pier Fishing
- Rock Climbing
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 10 people
- Broadband Access
- Clothes Dryer
- Computer Available:
- Covered Parking:
- Free Long Distance:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room:
- Parking Off Street:
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
- Wireless Internet
- Wood Fireplace:
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Pantry Items:
Deck / Patio:
Deck on main floor with access from Living Room and Kitchen Deck on Upper floor with access from Master Bedroom Brick patio at front entry area Slate patio at back with access from Family Room...moreless
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Mid Winter/Early spring
Feb 1 - Apr 30, 2017
2 night min stay
May 1 - Oct 2, 2017
3 night min stay
Oct 3 - Dec 3, 2017
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning: $200
- Refundable Damage Deposit $500
Payment in full by check at least 30 days in advance of stay
Security/Damage Deposit of $500 (usually) - payable within 7 days of booking request. Refunded within 10 days of checkout. You will receive a contract outlining dates for refunds of rental and deposit amounts.
Extra guests over 8 may be accommodated for extra fee.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Rockridge Area of Oakland offers easy access to SF and wine country. College Ave. shops, restaurants, BART to SF 15 min. walking distance; very close to UC Berkeley walking (2.5 miles) or 5 min. car ride. Custom home area, built in 1990s, but with traditional charm and many different architectural styles.
There are 3 public tennis courts at the end of our street, as well as a large park/field for soccer, softball/baseball. In the nearby hills, there are many hiking/biking trails in places like Tilden Park and Redwood Park.
Year Purchased: 1993
About the owner: We are retired and love to travel. We are originally from New York area, but love the Bay Area. We appreciate the outdoors, and are active in tennis, skiing, and biking, as well as volunteering in the community. We have done numerous exchanges over the last 5 years and our guests have been very happy here.
Why the Owner Chose Upper Rockridge, Oakland, CA, USA:
We love our house, and you will too. It is elegant, but comfortable, with excellent access. The backyard is wonderfully peaceful, and is also a great entertaining space. The house is spacious with lots of special touches. There is a Steinway M grand piano in Living Room, big screen TV with surround sound, speakers and stereo in family room with speakers to backyard, stereo speakers into Living room, kitchen, master bedroom. Two fireplaces and wood provided. Our backyard and front gardens are spectacular and peaceful. Computer and high speed internet available. We have both mountain and road bikes available. Also, basketballs, soccer balls, baseballs and bats, frisbees, etc. And a toy closet with patty playpal dolls...
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Front patio is wonderful for reading newspaper in a.m., back deck has beautiful sunsets, and yard is private, peaceful, and very large for this area. We have great neighbors as well, who are always available. Depending on the season, you will be able to pick tomatoes, chard, apples, figs, lemons, limes, myriad of spices, and of course, a plethora of flowers. Overall, a great combination of city and country living. Deck off kitchen to view wonderful sunsets and have cocktail hour.
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Steinway Baby Grand Piano
Second bedroom with 51" HD TV and queen bed
Guest bedroom #4 with Twin DayBed/Trundle pop-up trundle=King bed
Bedroom #5 with twin bed, and direct access to yard
Family area on lower level, with TV and access to rear patio
Rear deck off the kitchen and living rooms. Weber gas grill in background.
Front Patio with seating, plants and our herb garden
Living Room with piano
Back yard Dry Creek/gravel/plantings
Kitchen, with entrance to the rear deck
Master Bedroom with King Bed
Bathroom of master bedroom, with shower
2nd bedroom with queen bed
Bedroom #3 with queen bed
Main Bath (not master bath) Sink and Shower/Bath areas separated by sliding door
Family area on lower level, with 36" TV and access to rear yard/patio area
Upper Rear patio area with seating
Lower rear patio area with seating and seclusion
Front View of house.
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Thursday, March 30, 2017
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