In the Heart of Elmwood-Location is Everything! Discount for Stays of 3-4 Months(5 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.
Perfectly situated for visiting U.C. Berkeley and turn key solution for sabbatical or visiting professionals.
Discount for rentals of 3 to 4 months.
This ground level junior suite features one bathroom, a fully equipped kitchen, private laundry, step-down sun room /office which enjoys a view of the patio, backyard, and garden complete with umbrellas, seating, dining furniture, and weber gas grill.
Our Junior Suite offers a private entrance and one assigned offstreet parking space. Enter through the gate on the left side of the house and down the walkway. Your assigned parking space in the driveway is directly in front of this gate. The driveway is shared so please park on your side.
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 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).
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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: 0 Bedrooms, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2
- Luxurious Comfortable Queen Bed (mattress and box-spring), Samsung Smart 3D HD TV with Xfinity Cable (premium channels and on demand viewing), 3D Blu-Ray player, Alarm clock (visual & audio Big Ben Moonbeam), bedside table, torchiere and reading floor lamps (daylight spectrum bulbs), closet...moreless
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Updated Bathroom - with privacy window, heated towel rack (the power button is located on the bottom of left vertical bar - it is lighted red when on), the bathroom has it's own heater operated by a light switch, exhaust fan and shower light, combination tub & shower, ceramic tile floor and wainscoting, pedestal sink, medicine cabinet, toilet, toilet brush and plunger. The blow dryer and bathroom scale are stored in sun-room closet....moreless
- Available upon request: Aero Bed air mattresses, memory foam roll-out mattresses, and bedding (twin) Flat Iron, Curling Iron, Portable Crib, High Chair, puzzles, toys, balls, Wii & Xbox 360 game systems, Apple TV If you don't see what you're looking for, please ask. We will do our best to accommodate you and your needs....moreless
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- Music Library:
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- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
Local Services & Businesses
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Sight Seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Pier Fishing
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine:
- Coffee Maker:
- Dishes & Utensils:
Fully Equipped Kitchen with many additional electric appliances; tea kettle, toaster, griddle, grill/panini, rice cooker, food processor, mini-prep, blender, hand mixer, can opener... 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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My Standard Rate
30 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Refundable Damage Deposit $2,000
- Property Damage Protection $59
*UNTIL CONFIRMED, RATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE*
*DISCOUNT FOR STAYS OF 3-4 MONTHS, PLEASE CONTACT OWNER
50% deposit due upon booking, remaining balance due 90 days prior to check-in
$2,000.00 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
Owner'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 the Owner Chose 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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Private entry through gate and down walkway. Assigned parking space on left.
Front Door with in window mini-blinds that are fully adjustable.
Sleeping area, hallway to kitchen, bathroom, and hall closet.
GE Profile Induction cooktop, convection oven, warming drawer, microwave
Porcher porcelain soaking tub with anti skid bottom. Bathroom has it own heater.
Eating area, front door, shoe rack
Functional work area, HP Printer, high speed wireless internet, leather chair
Laundry room, with private washer and dryer
View through double sliders in sun room / desk area
Double sliding doors with dead bolt locks. View from back yard.
Private entry & walkway along side garden.
Luxurious queen bed, leather headboard, reading lamps, side table, alarm clock
Kitchen with garbage disposal, Miele dishwasher, SHARP Saber knives in block
Enclume pot rack, Cuisinart cookware, Samsung French refrigerator with auto ice
Heated towel rack, medicine cabinet, window
Hansgrohe fixtures with thermostatic valve, toasty ceiling heater / fan
Samsung Smart 3D HD wall-mount TV Xfinity Premium & on demand, 3D blu-ray player
Sun room closet, one side hanging the other shelves with baskets, and hamper
Whirlpool HE washer and dryer with steam refresh cycle. Private no waiting!
Large spacious patio and garden, glass dining table, umbrellas, seating, & grill
Weber gass grill, bike rack, recycling, and trash containers
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Wednesday, January 18, 2017
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