Elegant Historic Elmwood Edwardian 3 Blocks to Bustling College Ave(8 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:1-7 nights
- Property type:Apartment
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Large sunny Edwardian with 2+ bedrooms , located in Elmwood/Claremont/Rockridge
Straddled between Berkeley's Claremont neighborhood, and Oakland's Rockridge, the historic Elmwood district is a bustling vibrant area, with much to do and see. Elmwood House is a 1908 prominent landmark that is located in a quiet and friendly residential Cul-de-sac, yet is ideally only two blocks from the hub of College and Telegraph Avenues. Within in the immediate area are the Claremont Resort & Spa, Berkeley Tennis Club & Pools, CAL Recreation Center, many parks, great trails, golf, fine dining, ethnic restaurants, bookstores, theater, CAL Performances, and UC Berkeley's university campus. With a WalkScore of 97, and only ten blocks to BART, day-trips to San Francisco and beyond are easy. Elmwood House is one of Berkeley's grand old dames, an original period residence with wonderful architectural detail. For larger groups or other available dates, check out our other Berkeley listings at this Elmwood/Claremont location at Homeaway # 246507 and 386533
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Member since: 2009
- On floor 2
- 1900 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Low Allergen Environment
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6
- Queen size Beds (1) On queen sized bed in master bedroom and one queen sized sofa sleeper in living room. Sofa sleeper is made by Carlyle - the top of the line in the sofa sleepers with great supportive thick mattresses and very strong steel support frame. Some say better than a bed. Double Bed (1), Twin Bed (1) One twin pillow top bed in 2nd bedrooms, and one -twin/full sized sofa sleeper in dining room which can be closed off from all other rooms. There are two Toddler airbeds with raised sides available upon request., Baby Cribs (1) Portable Baby Bjorn crib and Two Graco Pak-'N-Plays available upon request, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Two sleeper sofas ; one is queen sized Carlye and the other Crate and Barrel Troy Sofa sleeper....moreless
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Books For Kids
- Autumn Foliage
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Nude Beach
- Recreation Center
- Theme Parks
- Water Parks
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Deepsea Fishing
- Equestrian Events
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Hot Air Ballooning
- Ice Skating
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Pier Fishing
- Rock Climbing
- Roller Blading
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Ski Lift Privileges
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Room
- Seating for 6 people
- Activities Guide
- Alarm Clock
- Basic Soaps
- Clothes Dryer:
- Filtered Water
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Paper Towels
- Parking On Street
- 4 Ring Stove
- Coffee Grinder
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils:
- Wood Deck
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jan 12 - Apr 1, 2017
7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Cleaning fee $200
- Property Damage Protection $59
- Taxes Not included
No shoes inside - only soft soled slippers or socks please. Quiet property for those who enjoy peace and quiet and understand the need to keep it that way.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.
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Car: Not Necessary
Straddled between Berkeley's Claremont neighborhood, and Oakland's Rockridge, the historic Elmwood district is a bustling vibrant area, with much to do and see. Elmwood House is a 1908 prominent and imposing landmark that sits in a quiet and friendly residential Cul-de-sac, yet is ideally located just two blocks from the hub of College and Telegraph Avenues. Within in the immediate area are the Claremont Resort & Spa, Berkeley Tennis Club & Pools, CAL Recreation Center, many parks, great trails, Redwood parks, horse-riding, golf, golf, fine dining, ethnic restaurants, bookstores, theater, CAL Performances and Zellerbach Hall, and UC Berkeley's university campus. With a WalkScore of 97, and only ten blocks to BART, day-trips to San Francisco (twenty minutes) and beyond are easy.
Elmwood House is one of Berkeley's grand old dames, an original period residence with wonderful architectural detail and lots of character. For a list of local resources, and places to see and go, please send an email request.
Napa and the Wine Country are about a one hour drive; Carmel-by-the-sea, Monterey, and Bg Sur, ('the greatest meeting of land and water') about a 90 minute drive south. North you will find Marin beaches, Mount Tamalpais and Muir Woods - 20 minutes across the Golden Gate Bridge, and beyond that Stinson Beach 40 mins, and Inverness, one hour, and beyond there, Bolinas, Jenner and Bodega Bay. Yosemite is approximately 3 hours and it is best to reserve well in advance if you plan to visit
Year Purchased: 2004
The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
This is a beautiful Edwardian home with lots of character and original architectural detail, set among other period homes, in a quiet tree-lined residential neighborhood, yet only a couple of blocks from the hub of the historic Elmwood district, and the Claremont and Rockridge neighborhoods. BART is just 10 blocks away for easy access to San Francisco and beyond.
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Relax on a sunny west-facing deck looking out towards San Francisco.
Eat-in Kitchen for with access to formal Dining Room and Living Room.
Prep area w/ Henckles knives, mixer, blender, rotisserie, washer/dryer and more.
Spacious Master Bedroom w/ Sealy pillowtop queen bed and large chest of drawers.
Large Guest Bedroom with full and twin Sealy pillowtop beds and Windsor chair.
Elegant long hallway with period moldings, cabinets, and high ceilings.
Large 2nd bedroom with lots of space and two beds - double and twin. Quiet.
Window detail on house
Large light-filled master bedroom with queen bed, desk, chair, ample drawers
West facing dining room has Baker table, twin sofa sleeper, Persian rug, and sun
Living Room with best-in-kind Carlyle queen sleeper sofa, and dining room beyond
Maple prep counter w/ Sur La Table stainless cookware and mixing/pyrex bowls.
Cook's kitchen includes new stainless LG gas range with ceramic convection oven.
Master Bedroom with bookshelves and closet in southwest corner of house.
Warm breezes, cotton sheers, and large closet make this a great guest bedroom!
Facade of 1908 Edwardian property located in a quiet, tree-lined cul-de-sac.
Long hallway with large light-filled dining/living rooms and bedrooms off it
Quiet and peaceful large bedroom - facing west and south -windows on both walls
Dining room with Baker table and extra leaves if needed
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Thursday, January 19, 2017
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