In the Heart of Elmwood-Location is Everything! Discount for Stays of 3-4 Months(4 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:30 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Fully Remodeled two story triplex in the heart of the historic Elmwood District
This boutique rental is located in the heart of historic Elmwood, just steps to College Avenue.
DISCOUNT FOR STAYS OF 3 TO 4 MONTHS.
Perfectly situated for visiting U.C. Berkeley and turn key solution for sabbatical or visiting professionals.
This owner’s unit spans the entire second story of the property. Featuring 2 bedrooms, one bathroom, a spacious fully equipped kitchen, separate living room, dining room with fireplace, step-down sun room /office / laundry which overlooks the backyard and rear staircase leading to a large patio and relaxing garden complete with umbrellas, seating, dining furniture, and weber gas grill.
Boasting a 92 on the walk scale, a car in not necessary for your stay. But if you have one, you're a 15 minute drive to downtown San Francisco and less than an hour away from wine tasting in Napa Valley.
Walk out the front door and you're steps to College Avenue.
Turn left onto College for an easy 15 minute walk to UC Berkeley Campus, or to enjoy Elmwood's lovely collection of shops and restaurants.
Turn right onto College Avenue and your a short walk away to the Rockridge, A bustling neighborhood full of restaurants, specialty markets, shops, and pubs.
Hospital, public library (remodeled in 2012), park, playground, post office, banks all three blocks or less away.
Bus stop just steps around the corner. It is a 5 minute bus ride (15 minute walk) to UC Berkeley Campus and it's campus shuttle.
8 minute bus ride (15 min walk) to the Rockridge Bart Station.
Hop on BART for quick and convenient transportation through-out the Bay Area and San Francisco. With Connections to both SFO (San Francisco Int'l Airport) and OAK (Oakland International Airport).
Keywords: Historic, vacation rental, Berkeley, CAL, UCB, University of California at Berkeley, Rockridge, Elmwood, Claremont, San Francisco, Tilden, quiet, spacious.
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Paul or Rochelle Voelker Owner - '24 hours'
Member since: 2013
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Children Welcome
Non Smoking Only:
STRICT NO SMOKING POLICY. No smoking in house, yards, or entry ways. City of Berkeley Municipal Code 'BMC 12.70' to prohibit tobacco smoking in multi-unit housing in the City of Berkeley. Violation of this policy will result in full forfeiture of security deposit and any additional amount required to clean unit....moreless
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Available upon request: Memory foam loungers and bedding (twin) Full Size Folding Crib, Portable Crib, High Chair, puzzles, toys, balls, Wii & Xbox 360 game systems, Apple TV, Bedding for Euro Lounger, If you don't see what you're looking for, please ask. We will do our best to accommodate you and your needs....moreless
- DVD Player:
- Satellite / Cable:
3 HD TV's, living room TV has internet access through blu-ray device, netflix streaming, surround sound system. Bedroom TV's have Xfinity Cable with HBO, Premium Channels and on demand programming...moreless
- Video Games:
- Video Library:
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
Local Services & Businesses
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Sight Seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Pier Fishing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Room
- Seating for 6 people
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
Sofa, love seat, chair with ottoman,reading lamps, 47' HD TV with surround sound speaker system, Blu-ray / DVD / CD player, internet, netflix, Xfinity cable with premium channels and on demand...moreless
One parking space on driveway (compact / sub-compact) next to front steps. This is a shared driveway please park on your side at an angle leaving room for another car pull forward as far as possible....moreless
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine:
- Coffee Maker:
Dishes & Utensils:
Service for 12, prep bowls, individual specialized serving and bake ware, casseroles, measuring cups and spoons, cooking tools, SHARP Wustoph knives in block, baking sheets, pans and more.....moreless
Fully Equipped Kitchen with many additional electric appliances; tea kettle, toaster, griddle, grill/panini, food processor, mini-prep, blender, hand mixer, can opener, coffee grinder- FULLY EQUIPPED!...moreless
for use during your stay-spice rack, dish soap, dishwasher soap, sugar, sugar free sweeteners, cooking oil and spray, salt, pepper, tin foil, plastic wrap, paper plates and plastic utensils & cups...moreless
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30 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Housekeeping - Set Up Fee $250
- Refundable Damage Deposit $2,000
- Property Damage Protection $59
- Tax Rate 12%
*UNTIL CONFIRMED, RATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE*
*DISCOUNT FOR STAYS OF 3 MONTHS, PLEASE CONTACT OWNER
50% deposit due upon booking, remaining balance due 90 days prior to check-in
$2,000. damage deposit. Deposit it is fully refundable within 48 hours of check-out provided there is no damage done to property besides normal wear and tear.
Manager's cancellation policy:
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Car: Not Necessary
THEME PARK ADVENTURES - GREAT DAY TRIPS! If you crave thrills and are up for a day trip, you are less than an hour away from Six Flags Wild Kingdom, California Great America theme park, or Waterworld California water park.
TWO MAJOR LOCAL ZOOS - The Oakland Zoo (12 mile drive), and the San Francisco Zoo (24 mile drive).
BERKELEY'S OWN HIDDEN LOCAL GEMS - SCALED DOWN STEAM TRAIN RIDES ALONG SCENIC RIDGE AND CAROUSEL -
15 minute drive to Tilden Park- Hidden Local Gem with the Redwood Valley Railway and Herschell Spillman merry-go-round.
'Redwood Valley Railway in Tilden Regional Park offers steam train rides along a scenic ridge on a scaled-down steam train.'
'Herschell Spillman merry-go-round in Tilden Regional Park is a splendid antique carousel with hand-carved and beautifully painted wooden carousel animals to ride. The calliope plays music to make any child's heart sing.'
The area is rich with Regional Parks. Please look up 'East Bay Regional Park District' for a huge selection of activities in the area from golf courses, swimming, fishing to historic turn of the century operating farms.
Why Elmwood, Berkeley, CA, USA:
Residential living with city conveniences. Walk to restaurants, cafes, shops, parks, entertainment, services, businesses, and public transportation. Excellent public transportation. Bus system and BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) provide quick and convenient transportation through-out the San Francisco Bay Area. With connections to both SFO (San Francisco Int'l Airport) and OAK (Oakland international Airport) 15 minute drive to downtown San Francisco Easy 15 minute walk to UC Berkely Campus and campus shuttle service. Located in the heart of the Elmwood, steps to College Avenue. Turn left onto College and enjoy Elmwood's eclectic collection of restaurants, shops, and services. Turn right onto College and you're a short walk to the Rockridge. A bustling neighborhood full of boutique shops, restaurants, specialty grocers, bakeries, coffee shops both independent and chains such as Noah's Bagels, Peat's Coffee, and Trader Joe's. Short drive to Berkeley's Gourmet Ghetto home of Chez Panisse, Lawrence Hall of Science, Tildon Park, Lake Temescal, Jewel Lake, Berkeley Fire Trail (great hiking not for the faint of heart), Berkeley's Art District (downtown), and Fourth Street.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Located in a residential neighborhood that is literally around the corner from the well-known shops and restaurants on College Avenue this property offers the conveniences of city living in a residential setting. Start the morning with a stroll up to Espresso Roma for a fresh coffee and pastry. Next, bike or walk to UC Berkeley in 5 – 15 min, take BART to San Francisco – 2 stations within a 15 min walk, or drive 10 – 15 min to local Pixar, Biotech, and Pharma companies in neighboring Emeryville. Relax with a visit to the local newly remodeled public library, located around the corner. Or walk around the corner in the other direction and take in a movie at the Elmwood Theatre. Maybe you prefer to while away the time window shopping. Feel like getting some exercise? Take a short 15 – 30 minute drive and enjoy a relaxing walk in a variety of scenic Berkeley Hills parks and trails including Tilden Park, Lake Temescal, Jewel Lake, and the fire trails. Feeling hungry? There is no shortage of good restaurants within two blocks; Chinese at King Yen or Shen Hua; Italian at Trattoria La Sicilliana, Indian at House or Curries or vegetarian at La Mediterranee. Want to eat in, take a 10 min walk to Whole Foods and cook up nutritious and healthy meal, just like home.
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Living room with antique armoire and lots of natural light!
Living room HD TV with Blu-Ray, DVD, Xfinity Cable Premium Channel and On Demand
Double sink, Meile dishwasher, SHARP Saber knives in block
Enclume pot rack, Cuisinart cookware, kitchen cart, atomic clock, windows
A Quiet Space - Doors Separating Sun Room/Office from Kitchen, Kitchen from D.R.
Office / Sunroom Euro lounger opens to full size bed. Back door leading to yard.
Office / Sunroom view of back door staircase to patio, garden, and gas BBQ
Bedroom 1-California King Bed, Bedside tables, Reading lamps, Alarm Clock, Phone
Bedroom 1 & 2 each have- walk-in closet, luggage rack, door mounted mirror
Big Ben Moon Beam visual and audio alarm clock in each bedroom!
Large spacious patio and garden, glass dining table, umbrellas, seating, & grill
Weber gass grill, bike rack, recycling, and trash containers
Living room off of entry way
Dining room-counter height dining table, fireplace, window seats, and buffet
Induction cooktop, convection oven, warming drawer, microwave, frig w/ auto ice
View from office through kitchen to dining room
Office desk, bookcase, HP8600 (print, copy, scan), wired and wireless internet
Whirlpool HE washer, dryer with steam quick refresh cycle - private no waiting!
Office / Sunroom view of garden and patio
Bedroom 1-Dresser, HD TV, Xfinity cable featuring premium channel and on demand
Bedroom 2- California king bed, bedside tables, reading lamps, alarm clock
Bedroom 2- dresser, HD TV with Xfinity premium channels and on demand
Garden seating perfect for conversation, reading, and morning coffee
Front of property fully remodeled 2013. Private entry up staircase.
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Thursday, December 08, 2016
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