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Sunny Spacious 3 Bdrm.Family Flat; Entrance to Presidio/DisneyCampus

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 1,250 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights


About the property

3 Bedroom, 1.5 Bath Flat In A Two-unit Building On A Quiet Marina Street

This sunny flat is fully equipped for any guest and will provide turnkey accommodations.

Bedroom number one features a queen size bed and the second bedroom, a full size bed with modern furnishings. Our third room is both a sitting room with a Queen size bed and can be used for catching up on emails, or zzzzs.

Lots of closet space and drawers in all bedrooms.The kitchen has a standard four-burner gas range/stove, microwave and large refrigerator. Relax in the great room and enjoy Cable TV or catch up on email with the Wi-Fi provided.Apartment features include:

• Great space recently remodeled with modern new furnishings

• Large bedrooms and large closet spaces

•Living room with comfortable couch and chairs •Premium 40 inch flat screen with cable in the living room

• Wireless internet throughout the apartment

It should be noted that the Flat is the upper unit of a two story building, so there are stairs involved.

STREET PRKING ONLY; Residential area without meters. Easy on weekdays...moderate on weekends.

More Details

Sharon McMahon
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 23, 2017

About Sharon McMahon

I am a native San Franciscan and have lived in this house for over 20 years. Both my husband and I are in the wine business and work in Sonoma. We have two adult children, entertain often and he plays golf...I read and cook whenever I can!

Sharon McMahon purchased this apartment in 1983

Why Sharon McMahon chose San Francisco

This is our 30 year family home. We lived in both units for many years when my children were in school. The house was turned back into two units and after college, both children lived above us until they 'got on their feet.' My son is now the only tennant, but travels the majority of the time.

What makes this apartment unique

Typical 'Marina' flat...10 feet ceilings and lots of beautiful moldings, split bathroom allows the privacy of the shower/bathtub and sink being used while the water closet (toilet only) next to it. We are located in a quiet nook between two of the best neighborhoods in San Francisco and a block away from the gorgeous SF Presidio...PLUS walking distance to the bay where you can watch kite surfing, sailing and large cruise ships enter under the majestic Golden Gate. You may have seen the spectacular scene in the 2013 Americas Cup. (USA won!)

No need to have a car..bus transportation is around the corner. There is an express bus to financial district and the Embarcadero. It would be best to rent car only for the days you want to go out of the city.


Marina District Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1250 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • not suitable for children ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - Water closet
  • This is a typical bathroom for the 1920''s architecture in the Marina area. Standing sink with a large medicine cabinet and also a linen closet. The tub is larger than most and has a Demi lume shower curtain. The sink and hardware are new with a large medicine cabin ate and a closet with extra towels, hair dryer and cleaners.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , One five drawer dresser and closet for two.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , Walkin closet with built in dresser.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Lots of drawer and hanging space . Reading chairs and table.
  • White on white bedding; 400 count sheets , down blanket and comforter. Both rooms facing the street have sound proof windows. Third room faces backyards.
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Prime location home; many attractions, restaurants, shopping and museums within walking distance; close public transportation. Cabs are readily available. Owner will help arrange transportation out of the city if requested (i.e. Wine Country, rental car etc.)


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Sunny Spacious 3 Bdrm.Family Flat; Entrance to Presidio/DisneyCampus
average rating of 4.826087 based on 23 reviews

Great location, comfortable flat, hospitable owner

  • 5 of 5

Comfortable stay in a great location. Provided everything we needed. Sharon was very helpful and accommodating for our family. We really appreciated the picnic rug and blanket for July 4th fireworks. We would stay again.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Mesa, Arizona

Great location & comfy stay!

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in this great location! Neighborhood is quiet & very safe. Home is as described & Sharon is prompt to respond if needed. Amenities were plenty & many restaurants within walking distance. We had a rental car & had no problem parking on the street each night. Would highly recommend & definitely stay in this property again.

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Santa Barbara

Beautiful flat, close to great restaurants, presidio, Marina, easy to get to museums and sites.

  • 5 of 5

You can park on the street for 2 to 3 hours between 10:00 am and 6:00 pm. You can park overnight between 6 PM and 10 AM. Sharon was very helpful. We would definitely stay there again.

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for the nice review. I hope you do come back. Hope you took a card and call direct ' Sharon
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Holland, MI

Fantastic for our family

  • 4 of 5

We booked a last-minute trip to SF from Michigan so we could join my husband on a business trip. Since we would have our two little boys with us (4 & 6), an apartment where everyone had their own space to sleep sounded more appealing than a hotel - and the price of this beautiful apartment is comparable or less than most of the nicer hotels in the city. This place was fantastic for us - the beds were very comfortable, the location is in a lovely and safe neighborhood, it was quiet, and very clean. It was a little warm and stuffy when we first arrived, but there are fans throughout the apartment, and after I opened the windows it didn't take long at all to circulate air and make the place very comfortable. The kitchen is well-equipped. Within short walking distance there are coffee shops, small grocery stores, sandwich and pizza shops. The only difficulty we faced was parking - we had a rental car (so we could visit family in the Napa Valley, and sight-see along the coast) and used a parking garage about a half a mile away on Lombard. It was pricey and we found out the very hard way that it does not open until 7am (NOT GOOD to find out the morning that you need to be at the airport at 6:30)!! All in all, though, we enjoyed our stay thoroughly and would definitely like to return on our next visit to the city.

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Loved it! Excellent location and great place.

  • 5 of 5

Great place in a very nice area. Right next to the beautiful Presidio grounds. Public transportation very easily accessible and tons of restaurants really close. Sharon the owner was so helpful and her suggestions on where to eat were great. I would go back to this VRBO in a heartbeat! Clean and spacious rooms were adequate for a family of 5.

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great landlord, great location, wonderful place for a family of 4.

  • 5 of 5

Sharon and her husband went out of their way to assure we had a wonderful time in San Francisco. Thanks so much for the place to stay and the travel advice!

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
San Francisco International
Nearest Barpub
Final Final
Nearest Ferry
4 Miles
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Presidio Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
Highway 101
Nearest Restaurant
Baker Street Bistro
Nearest Ski
180 Miles
Lake Tahoe
Nearest Beach
0.25 Miles
Chrissy Field
Car: not necessary

Our flat is located in the heart of the popular Marina /Cow Hollow District. We are six short blocks from the beach at Chrissy Field and steps away from the Disney-Lucas Campus. You'll be just blocks from Chestnut and Union Streets, a local Mecca for great shopping, a variety of food, super coffee shops, lively bars and entertainment. The Marina has recently become well known for its restaurants and cocktail scene, but the physical beauty of the Marina makes this city iconic. Here you will be staying blocks from the beach, the Marina Green, Chrissy Field, the Golden Gate Bridge and the Palace of Fine Arts. The Presidio is ONLY one block away where you can have quiet beautiful walks through the George Lucas Campus, hike the Ecology Trail through the California Redwoods, or a trail that follows the West Coast, or get a Starbucks and watch the ducks swim in a lovely nearby lake. And if you must leave the city, you are less than one hour to the Sonoma wine country. SF is a crowed city and driving and parking is difficult. No parking is included so its best not to rent a a car


Rates & Availability

Marina District Apartment Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
May 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning $100

Strict Policy on three day minimum.
50% refund up to 15 days before stay. 0% refund

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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