Comfortable and Accessible Lodgings in the Elmwood

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Last updated: 10/07/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Located in one of the San Francisco Bay Area's most desirable residential neighborhoods, Elmwood Rest Stop offers a great location; we are in walking distance to shops, cafes, restaurants, public transportation, and the UC campus.
We can accommodate up to two couple or one couple and a single person. We have two Queen size beds.
Elmwood Rest Stop is a light-filled Mission Revival condo offering: A spacious, 1,600 square foot living space. A large living room with gracious, comfortable furnishings. A formal dining room, two bedrooms, one a master suite, two full baths upstairs and a 1/2 bath downstairs. Washer and Dryer on the Bedroom level. A fully equipped kitchen - with two full size sinks, generous counter space and a wooden utility table. A laundry room adjacent to upstairs bedrooms A roof deck with table and chairs and umbrella and gas grill. Beautiful rugs everywhere. UC Berkeley campus, about a 15 minute walk.
Public transportation: two blocks from three bus lines and a 15 minute walk to Ashby BART or a 20 minute walk to the Rockridge BART .Elmwood district shopping & whole foods, 5 minute walks and the Berkeley Bowl produce a 14 minute walk. We have several very fine restaurants and cafes in the neighborhood: Greek, Sicilian, Chinese, Indian, California Cuisine and others. We are near a great bakery and five cafes. We have a walk score of 93.

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Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 2
  • 1600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Master Suite...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


  • One large master bedroom with attached bathroom - Queen bed One smaller bedroom with adjacent bathroom - Queen bed...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower

    Part of the master suite...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, tub, shower

    Adjacent to second bedroom...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet

    adjacent to living room, dining room, kitchen area...moreless

  • Two private upstairs bathrooms 1/2 bath downstairs


  • Books
  • DVD Player


  • Adventure
  • Historic


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking


  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Forced air heating...moreless

  • Internet:

    free wifi...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Parking is limited to two hours from 8am to 7pm. We have a limited number of day permits for $5 per day. There are two parking lots within two blocks $8 and $10 respectively. ...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Kitchen:

    Ample counter space and work table fully equipped - Two full sinks...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Convection ...moreless


  • Deck / Patio


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from 16 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • cleaning $100
  • Taxes Not included


Check in 3PM Check out 11AM

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 10/07/2016
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14 Miles
Nearest Airport
Oakland International
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Le Bateau Ivre
5.2 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Oakland Ferry Terminal
3.6 Miles
Nearest Golf
Tilden Park Golf Course
3.5 Miles
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 24
0.4 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Elmwood Cafe
2.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Lake Temescal, Oakland, CA

We are near several theater and music venues. To name some of them : the university of california’s zellerbach theater & playhouse, the shotgun theater company , the berkeley reparatory theater, which has two stages, aurora theater company, and the freight and salvage which features folk and contemporary music. These are all within 2 miles of the elmwood rest stop. We often walk to all of these venues


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1983

About the owner: Ruth Anne and Michael Grove are life long artists. Michael has lived in Berkeley all of his life, and, as a couple, we have lived in this building for 30 years. We have created what we believe to be a warm, comfortable, inviting space for people visiting the area.

Why the Owner Chose Elmwood, Berkeley, CA, USA:
This property is uniquely located to provide easy accessibility to the rich cultural arena of the San Francisco Bay Area, and, at the same time, in a lovely residential setting. We are a short walk to public transportation and the university. Near a vibrant and exciting shopping district with a Movie Theater, Book Store, Ice Cream Parlor, a Bakery, Cafes and many restaurants, Indian, Mediterranean, California Cuisine and more. Also near lovely hiking trails in the Berkeley Hills.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
Beautiful neighborhood walks, central location to Berkeley and the whole Bay Area.

Contact us

Speaks: english

Links to more information:



  • Elmwood Rest Stop

    Elmwood Rest Stop

  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • Kitchen


  • Kitchen work table

    Kitchen work table

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Master Bath

    Master Bath

  • Second Bath

    Second Bath

  • Roof Deck

    Roof Deck

  • Dining Room with view of Kitchen

    Dining Room with view of Kitchen

  • Kitchen


  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • From Bedroom toward Master Bath

    From Bedroom toward Master Bath

  • Second Bedroom

    Second Bedroom

  • Roof Deck

    Roof Deck

VRBO #483752

This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Thursday, October 20, 2016

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Comfortable And Accessible Lodgings In The Elmwood

Elmwood, Berkeley, CA, USA #483752

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