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Bay Area Charming 1938 Art Deco Duplex

Bedrooms 1
Space 650 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Updated Sunny One Bedroom, Close To Park Street, Easy Access To SF/Oakland/Napa

Spacious updated one bedroom Art Deco home, conveniently located outside of downtown San Francisco. A 5 minute walk to Alameda's historic Park Street, featuring local shops, restaurants, bars and a movie theater. This Art Deco period home was recently updated, keeping the charm and character original to the property. Enjoy relaxing in this light filled home, with east, south, and west-facing windows. Spacious, eat-in, kitchen with stainless steel appliances, beautiful stone countertops, and detailed Art Deco period details and backsplash. The bathroom features include large sit-in shower with twin rain shower heads and period tile work. Large master bedroom with king bed, high-boy dresser, and walk-in closet. Central AC for cooling during the warm summer months. Brand new private Whirlpool front loader washer and dryer onsite. Enjoy dining outdoors in private patio space with bistro set and colorful bougainvillea. Direct TV Sunday Ticket access with WiFi and print/copy/scan onsite.

Immediate access to BART or take a short ferry ride to San Francisco. Within a few miles to Oakland's Oracle Arena and Coliseum, downtown Oakland, and Berkeley. Northern California's wine country, including Napa and Sonoma, is 45 minutes to an hour north of Alameda. Enjoy the outdoors in the Sierra Nevada mountain range just three hours inland of the East Bay, featuring famous Lake Tahoe ski resorts with hiking and golfing during the summer months. Access to Bay Area hiking, Golden Gate Bridge, Muir Woods, and Marin County. To the south of Alameda is Silicon Valley and Santa Cruz.

More Details

Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 18, 2018

About Margaret

Seattle area transplant fortunate to call the Bay Area home. I'm a Healthcare management professional and California native.

Margaret purchased this house in 2011

Why Margaret chose East End

Charming Art Deco Duplex conveniently located in San Francisco's East Bay with easy access to San Francisco and surrounding communities. Scenic drive to wine country and Lake Tahoe's ski and outdoor region.

What makes this house unique

Alameda is a quaint small town and property is a 5 minute walk to local shops, bars, restaurants and movie theater. Public transportation to BART or San Francisco about a block away. People describe Alameda as stepping back into time and Mayberry like.


East End House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Building Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 650 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • 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
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Large two person shower.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • Walk-in Closet
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • tennis
Pack n Play and High Chair available for guests with little ones.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(29 traveler reviews)

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Bay Area Charming 1938 Art Deco Duplex
average rating of 4.8965516 based on 29 reviews

Great Rental

  • 5 of 5

The house was very clean and updated. The kitchen was well stocked with appliances and basic cooking items. The house had many conveniences often not found in other properties. The owner clearly has thought through how to provide a quality rental. The location is nice as well considering being located on Broadway.

  • Submitted: May 27, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely Alameda home

  • 5 of 5

This home is so conveniently located and the owner has thought of every amenity. Very beautiful decor, yard and kitchen. The owner recently added air conditioning which we appreciated on a couple of days we were there. The location near Park Street restaurants and shops is perfect.

  • Submitted: May 15, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place, great hospitality

  • 5 of 5

Margaret was the perfect host. The house was clean, comfortable, and very welcoming. She provided everything we needed for our stay, including a pack-n-play and a high chair for our toddler. She was available if we needed anything and very helpful on recommendations on things to do and places to go. We will definitely stay here again if we are back in the area!

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Just right!

  • 5 of 5

Comfortable, lovely duplex in Alameda was perfection for our stay in the EastBay. Close to shopping in downtown Alameda and easy drive to Oakland, or just nice strolling in the Alameda neighborhoods. Owner has provided a beautiful place to enjoy your holiday! Will stay here anytime.

  • Submitted: Nov 25, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful as pictured

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful rental, in walking distance to great food and coffee. This is the first rental that has ever looked as good in person as it did in the listing. I love coming to the Bay Area, this rental is close to the highway easy to get where you are going!

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A lovely stay.

  • 5 of 5

Very clean place, thoughtful amenities, great hosts, loved the location.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
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Nearest Airport
5.2 Miles
Oakland International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.03 Miles
Nearest Ferry
4.2 Miles
Alameda Main Street Terminal
Nearest Golf
2.2 Miles
Chuck Corica Golf Complex
Nearest Train
1.5 Miles
Fruitvale BART Station
Nearest Motorway
1.8 Miles
Nimitz Fwy - 880
Nearest Restaurant
0.03 Miles
Nearest Ski
187 Miles
Nearest Beach
2.3 Miles
Crown Memorial State Beach
Car: not necessary


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125
Damage Insurance $59
Damage Deposit $500

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.