Enjoy the convenience and charm of this wonderful garden flat located in the heart of one of San Francisco’s most exciting, vibrant and safe neighborhoods-the Castro. Lively and urbane, the Castro features many fine bars, dance clubs, cafes, an historic movie house built in 1922, ethnic restaurants, yoga and fitness studios, unique shops, book stores, boutiques and a full range of personal services. The world famous intersection of 18th and Castro Streets is only 2.5 blocks away, but the flat’s setting is quiet and relaxed.
Nearby is the Valencia District at Valencia and 18th Street, the scene for San Francisco’s tech-hipsters. This rapidly evolving neighborhood features many exciting cafes, restaurants, bars, gourmet food shops and boutiques. One block beyond Valencia is Mission Street, center of the colorful Mission District, replete with the foods and cultures of South America.
A short walk along Castro Street to Market Street is the Muni subway and F Market Trolley, with stops at BART, Powell Street, Civic Center, Union Square, the Financial District, the Embarcadero, the Ballpark, Mission Bay and Fisherman’s Wharf. Museums, theaters, Golden Gate Park, Davies Symphony Hall, the Opera House and other attractions are easily accessible via transit or car. This is a great public transportation hub.
World famous Dolores Park, with panoramic city views and only a short walk from the flat, offers great people watching. The recently completed children’s playground is the neighborhood meeting place for families. Check local listings for park events.
You might also want to visit the recently renovated outdoor swimming pool at Mission Recreation Center on 19th Street between Guerrero and Valencia. This is a little known neighborhood gem, though check its hours .
The flat consists of 2 bedrooms and 1 bath and is furnished with casual elegance. There is a queen bed in each bedroom, a full-sized bunk bed in one bedroom and a full-sized sofa bed in the living room. The new, fully equipped kitchen includes a gas range, microwave, disposer, dishwasher, and granite counters.
A washer and dryer are available for your use in the adjoining utility room.
The flat opens onto a deck with access to a wonderfully landscaped yard. The yard is sunny and sheltered from the wind and can be enjoyed year round. It is a unique amenity in this urban local.
Parking is available for an additional charge.
If you need to accommodate a larger number of guests, please check our additional listings in the neighborhood, VRBO 390240 and VRBO 379605.
This is a wonderful garden flat on a quiet street only steps from the exciting Castro district with it many restaurants, bars, cafes and personal service establishments.
Whether you are visiting for business or pleasure, this property is a great location from which to engage and explore the Bay Area. Public transit connections abound. There is also excellent vehicle access to highways 101 and 280 south serving Silicon Valley.