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Bedrooms 1
Space 480 sq. ft.
Property type apartment


About the property

Elegant touches, luxurious finishes, reserved parking, privacy, and a panoramic

The apartment is located on the lower level of an Architect’s beautiful Mediterranean styled home, but has complete privacy with a separate entry and patio. The decor is warm, modern, and welcoming. Windows overlook a sea of California oak and bay trees to an amazing view of the new Bay Bridge tower with the Golden Gate Bridge beyond. Two parking spaces are always available on the street in front of our home, then one flight of exterior stairs from parking to the apartment’s patio and entry.

The apartment can sleep up to four guests, with a new queen-sized bed in the bedroom plus a new queen-sized sofa bed (with an upgraded gel mattress – very comfortable!) in the living room. There are hardwood floors and tasteful furnishings throughout.

The kitchen is fully equipped with granite counter tops, dishwasher, gas oven and cooktop, microwave and large refrigerator. The large elegant bathroom sports a heated marble floor, marble counter top and bathtub with overhead shower. There is a large closet and plenty of dresser drawers for your belongings. The bedroom has a quiet ceiling fan, and has radiant heated floors for cool days in the winter. A laundry room with full sized washer and dryer is available for your exclusive use, owners have their own laundry.

But the best part is the can watch the sunrise illuminate downtown Oakland and San Francisco, enjoy ever changing sunsets, or perhaps witness a carpet of fog crowned by a clear blue sky. You will delight in the ever-changing view!

More Details

Marianne Miller
Member since: 2014
Speaks: polish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 16, 2018

About Marianne Miller

My husband and I are both architects specializing in health care design and construction. We have three grown children, our son is a Pilot in the Air Force and our two daughters live and work in San Francisco. We are always very busy with work, at the gym, or other adventures. We love to travel.

Marianne Miller purchased this apartment in 2013

Why Marianne Miller chose Oakmore

We love our home because it has a GREAT VIEW, has easy freeway access, and is well designed. Our place is spotless, comfortable and has everything you need.

What makes this apartment unique

We only have one adjacent neighbor (with no children) so it is very quiet and parking is always available.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Erin and her family were wonderful and thoughtful guests! I hope they will visit again.
Sep 2015
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Oakmore Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 480 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Monument View ...
  • Water View ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , jetted shower head
  • Bathroom features marble counter, lighted vanity mirror, tub with detachable shower head, and heated marble floors.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Queen sized bed with dresser and bench for your suitcase. Down or synthetic comforter available. New bed and linens.
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • 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
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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average rating of 4.94 based on 51 reviews
Indianapolis, Indiana

Spectacular Stay

  • 5 of 5

This apartment is a gem. One can feel the love and attention to detail the owners poured into making this place perfect. I lived in the Bay Area for over 25 years and was so happy to stay in a location that brought back the wonderful memories of living there.

My work colleague came with me. She had never been to San Francisco and we did the touristy stuff. However, I also wanted her to see a glimpse of the East Bay, experience the artsy communities of Montclair, Rockridge and Berkeley, travel to the wine country and check out the amazing restaurants. After all of our adventures, it was rewarding to come back to the comfort of this beautiful home away from home.

Thank you so much. We are forever grateful.

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely quiet and delightful place.

  • 5 of 5

The owners make it very comfortable and charming.

Good value and I look forward to another stay.

  • Submitted: Dec 14, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Goodyear, Arizona

Lovely apartment

  • 5 of 5

A small but very nice apartment met our needs for four nights. The bed is very comfortable and there is plenty of storage for some clothes. The kitchen has everything you need but no instructions for oven ( which we did not use anyway).

There is no dining table, just three barstools at the counter so inviting my friends to dinner would not work. Overall, a great apartment for a short stay.

  • Submitted: Nov 15, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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grandparent's Oakland hideaway

  • 5 of 5

This Bridgeview Apt in the Oakland Hills was perfect for the two of us. While it is a small apt, this place was amazingly comfortable. And all the necessaries that one would need are right in here. The bed is so perfect for an excellent night's sleep after a long day of sightseeing and baby sitting. We loved the Bay view especially from the patio dining area. The kitchen was so well equipped that we only needed to buy a few groceries. The extra spices, sugar, butter, coffee, and breakfast treats were very much appreciated. A real plus is the oversized warm bathroom and the laundry facility. This VRBO is in a very safe and quiet neighborhood. The hosts are very interesting people and were so helpful. We love this place and will be back.

  • Submitted: Nov 14, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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johnson city,tn

The property was just as described. Perfect for what we needed.

  • 5 of 5

Unfortunately we didn’t get to spend much time in the apartment. It was well-equipped and Certainly sufficed for everything we needed

  • Submitted: Nov 9, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Los Angeles, CA

Attention to every detail!

  • 5 of 5

Great Place! Highly recommend! They have paid attention to every detail. Very neat and clean. Extremely comfortable. Will come here first next time I am in this area!

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Chez Panisse
Expensive but FANTASTIC cuisine owner/chef renowned Alice Waters. reservations required, the...
Greek Theater
Zachary's Chicago Pizza
Great deep dish pizza, also thin crust. always crowded but you can get your pizza to go.
Jack London Square
The Jack London Bar is a hoot and a lot of fun.
Oakland Museum of California
Bakesale Betty
South American inspired cuisine in a beautiful setting, has a great outdoor patio facing the...
The Cathedral of Christ the Light
Architecturally significant modern Catholic church
USS Hornet Museum
The Forge
Excellent wood fired pizza, sports bar atmosphere with nice outdoor patio facing the marina.
Rockridge Market Hall
Lawrence Hall of Science
Lake Temescal
great nearby beach for liitle kids
Montclair Village Farmers' Market
Sunday mornings until 1:00. You can pick up a delicious roasted chicken for dinner, oother ...
Lake Merritt
Wood Tavern
Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Oakland International Airport
Nearest Ferry
4 Miles
Oakland Ferry
Nearest Train
4 Miles
BART train
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
Montclair Bistro
Car: recommended

Oakland is centrally located in the Bay area and enjoys great sunny weather year round. Our neighborhood is called Oakmore Highlands and overlooks Dimond Canyon Park, which features a wonderful hiking trail. It's a very nice walking street, with friendly neighbors. Also very popular with bicycle riders.

Above all, we love sharing the area’s secret spots and gems, so ask us if you are interested in any particular activities or locales. We strive to create a remarkable experience, so you will cherish your visit and love this place as much as we do.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $90
Tax Rate 14.0%

Cancel withing 2 weeks for full refund, after two weeks 50% refund.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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