The house is beautifully and comfortably appointed and includes three bedrooms (1Q, 1F and 2 Twins) plus a pull out queen size sofa and can easily accommodate 6 to 8. There is one full bath as well as an outdoor private shower in the garden. The kitchen is fully equipped, and the indoor dining room seats six. Outdoors you can enjoy an arbor covered patio with a fountain, comfortable conversation area and large teak dining table. Climb to the treehouse and enjoy a glass of wine in an old oak or play Ping, pong, mini-pool or a game of bocce ball! This is a perfect retreat for a couple (or two) or a family to relax and enjoy!
Location, Location, Location! Walking or easy biking distance to Stanford, Palo Alto & the Sand Hill Road venture capital corridor. By car, the house is only 5 minutes from Hwy 280. You can take the train from SFO airport. BART directly from SFO to Millbrae Caltrain station (about 15 min, $4.00); train to Menlo Park (under 30 minutes, $4.25); and the house is right down Santa Cruz Ave from the station (20-minute brisk walk or very short taxi ride). Less than 30 minutes’ drive from both San Francisco & San Jose airports, barring traffic problems.
The walking distance to mid-campus is 1.9 miles, 37 minutes. Walking distance to Stanford Hospital or clinics is 1.2 miles or 23 minutes. The Golf Course is very near.
Cancellation policy: A written cancellation must be received and confirmed 30 full days prior to 10:00 AM local time on the day of check in. If the guest cancels less than 30 days in advance, the deposit is non-refundable. See individual contract for cancellation policy for your particular situation as it may vary from this general policy.
Keywords: Charming home located in West Menlo Park on a very quiet tree-lined street. Walking distance to Stanford campus and shopping center, and other conveniences. Biking, hiking, and running trails all easily accessible for your enjoyment.
Faith is a very kind and warm hearted host. The photos on the website can hardly do justice to her marvelous home. I never had the feeling of being in a rental home, Faith's attention to detail, her cleanliness and impeccable taste made me feel as if in a luxury villa. The kitchen was well stocked and I particularly enjoyed her assortment of high end vinegars. The beds were very comfy. The highlight of my stay was a candlelight dinner in her lush and beautiful patio. There is no other option for me when in the area. I highly recommend this property.
I have lived in the area with my family for many years. We choose our home because of the people, the weather, and the neighborhood charm. We have a magnificent large yard with citrus, herbs and flowers galore! I love beautiful surroundings and this, I assure you, is a beautiful home full of lovely pleasures and treasures. There are little treasures like the heart shaped vines and the mermaid fountain - it's a magical place where you will feel relaxed and pampered.
We chose our home because of the location, the weather, and the neighborhood charm. The weather is ideal here. We sit in a little microclimate that resembles the Mediterranean. Did I mention the shopping? The Stanford Shopping Center is a ten minute walk and a two minute drive. Hiking? Biking? Skyline is a cyclist' s dream and we are very close to several preserves with trails. And you are only 40 minutes from Half Moon Bay, and and hour and a half from Carmel. The house is equal distance from the San Francisco and San Jose airports at 40 minutes. We are across the street a from the Stanford golf course and 10 minutes by car or bike from downtown Palo Alto.
There is a a treehouse which adults can refer to as the 'wine bar.' it is high up in a 100 year old Live Oak. The backyard patio is nestled under a large arbor with lots of comfortable seating for you and your family to enjoy. There are arches down the side of the house lined with jasmine. A cobalt blue canoe decorates the garden. The lawn is large, green and flat, perfect for Bocci, Croquet, or Soccer!
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5 night minimum stay
|50% of rent, plus deposit, due at time of reservation. Balance of rent and cleaning fee due 30 days prior to check in.
Cancellations received prior to 30 days before check-in receive 100% refund of rental deposit. Cancellations received within 30 days of reservations forfeit 100% of rental deposit. See terms of contract for further details; contract cancellation policy is final.
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (USD) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.