Our handsome ARCHITECT DESIGNED STUDIO (RENTAL SALE - RENTS SEPARATELY FOR $120/night), sleeps four - two in upstairs loft and two in sofa bed on main floor (a single mattress. Aerobed, and Portacrib are also available). Overlooking the shared garden and patio, this stunning and serene STUDIO has a fully outfitted stainless steel/red enamel kitchen, bath with bamboo floors, glass shower with custom tiles, acid-washed copper countertop w/hammered copper sink, and double skylights. French doors and large windows create a light and airy feeling with a southern exposure. The studio is supplied with free WiFi computer hookup, cable television, DVD, and stereo. Bring your cell phone if you require phone service, as there is no telephone in the studio. NOTE: the sleeping loft is open, overlooking main floor with a safety railing, and the leather sofa bed is in the open downstairs area (there are no private 'rooms' that can be closed with the exception of the bath). Contact me for additional pics.
Our wonderful, spacious, 1903 restored, VICTORIAN HOME is centrally located in Berkeley, close to the University of California at Berkeley campus, terrific restaurants, shopping, and cultural opportunities. Additionally, we have a newly rebuilt one bedroom architect designed artist's studio which rents separately (see description above).
THE HOUSE boasts three spacious bedrooms, two and a half baths, light and airy interiors, including a dining room with an enormous Victorian dining table, living room with French doors leading to deck, and a kitchen sitting area that overlooks our rear brick patio and garden. The home is furnished in good taste for comfort and aesthetics. Neither pets nor Smoking is permitted on the property. Enjoy the bountiful plantings of the garden as it blooms into Spring. Our shared small lawn is fun for croquet Bocci, or badminton (provided). The patio has a table with umbrella for outdoor dining or sunbathing, and gas barbecue is also available. The deck has an attractive teak seating arrangement with umbrella for relaxing after a day of activity. (Sleeps 6-7)
Berkeley is rich in world-class restaurants (Chez Panisse, Bay Wolf, and more), the University of California and Berkeley Art Museum, Zellerbach Hall for cultural events, Lawrence Hall of Science, Tilden Park, as well as hiking, biking, lakes, children's activities, and a scenic hour's drive to the vineyards of the Napa/Sonoma Valleys. We are 20 minutes by car or or walk 15 minutes to BART for a 25 minute ride to San Francisco.
The house and studio are available year round. NOTE: These are both NON-SMOKING properties, and there is a THREE NIGHT MINIMUM STAY.
Keywords: Two-Story Victorian & Studio
WOULD CONSIDER HOME EXCHANGE FOR BEACH OR LAKEFRONT HOME IN WARM CLIMATE OR SUMMER EXCHANGE (e, g, Hawaii, Mexico, Greece, Caribean, Latin America, etc, ), but will consider all offers