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Sunny Garden Studio in great North Berkeley location

Sleeps2
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview


Details
Property
cottage
Sleeps
2
Bedrooms
Studio
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
3 nights

Description

Thousand Oaks Cottage Rental Photos and Description

Spacious studio with 1 queen bed, 1 full bathroom, sleeps 2

This charming new studio cottage, with its vaulted ceilings, operable sky lights and open floor plan has a clean and spacious feel. It comes with a fully equipped modern kitchen, dinning table for four, queen sized bed, tiled bathroom and comfy sitting area with hi-def flat screen TV, DVR and wireless Internet. Phone service for local calls and linen exchange is also provided. Carriage door can be opened onto a garden patio with BBQ. It's location is the best---one block to Solano Avenue with its wonderful shops, world class restaurants, banks, post office and movie theaters, one block to public transportation, walkable distance to UC, and the Gourmet Ghetto, or quick and easy access to freeways should you have a car. Parking available.

Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Joan Musante
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, a little rudimentary French
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 10, 2016
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Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(32 traveler reviews)

Sunny Garden Studio in great North Berkeley location
average rating of 4.875 based on 32 reviews
4

Our stay in Berkeley

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed a confortable stay in our cottage. I kept us warm was very close to Solano and our children's home in Albany. The cottage was well appointed and very private.

  • Submitted: Dec 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cozy respite.......

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I stayed at Joan's lovely cottage while visiting family in the area. Location was great for driving , also public transportation. Nice coffee shop and grocery store near by. We would definitely stay here again! Also the neighborhood was quiet, and we welcomed that after long, busy days of touring. Thank you Joan!

  • Submitted: Nov 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very convenient and very well maintained cottage.

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The cottage is new construction (in the last 5 years or so). It is meticulously maintained and everything is supplied. It is located behind the main house on a site originally occupied by a detached garage. The garden landscaping has been completely redone and is most attractive. Joan, our host, could not have been more friendly or helpful. We even called her cell phone to ask a question and she was out shopping, but happily returned the call. This is a one room bed room/kitchen, sitting area, and bath. It was a pleasure to stay here.

  • Submitted: Nov 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great rental

  • 5 of 5

Perfect spot for a short stay in Berkeley/East Bay

Private and quiet

Walkable to everything you would need in downtown Albany

  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The cottage was lovely and a perfect place for my mother and I to stay while visiting my brother.

  • 5 of 5

The Cottage is perfect in that it is well appointed with it's own patio area, lovely garden and spacious and efficient. We were visiting my brother and his family close by but their home is too small to accommodate everyone. This was a perfect spot for my elderly mother and I to get away from the hustle and bustle of their home and enjoy peaceful down time. Joan (owner) is very accommodating and has provided you with a lot of information about the area in a comprehensive notebook in the cottage. We will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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very pleased with our stay

  • 5 of 5

This was a great place for us to stay for a long weekend. It was peaceful and had everything we needed. We would be happy to stay there again in the future.

  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
18 Miles
Oakland
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
The Pub, Albany
Nearest Ferry
10 Miles
Jack London Square, Oakland
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Tilden Park, Berkeley
Nearest Train
3.4 Miles
AM track in Emeryville
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
I80
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Rivoli, Solano Avenue
Nearest Ski
150 Miles
South Lake Tahoe
Nearest Beach
1.5 Miles
Albany
Car: not necessary

Berkeley sits across the bay from San Francisco which is easily accessible by car, bus, BART or ferry. Just to the north is the beautiful Napa Valley with is world class wineries, to the east are Lake Tahoe and Yosemite National park for hiking, skiing and camping and to the south lie the Monterey Bay with its wonderful aquarium and Carmel. In the San Francisco Bay there is boating, fishing and windsurfing. Marin county, to the north-east has great hiking trails and beaches.

Other Activities: dancing, opera, symphony, film festivals, rock climbing

Golf: Golf is enjoyed in Tilden Park, a fifteen minute drive from the cottage.

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Rates & Availability

Thousand Oaks Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$135
$2,850
 

Additional information about rental rates

dleaning $100

A weekly rate is $800 with additional partial weeks reverting to the daily rate. Ex: 9 nights is one week and 2 days or $800 + $270.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

Thousand Oaks Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Town
Theme:
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking On Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • The on-demand water heater assures an unlimited supply of hot water. We use only environmentally friendly cleaning products.
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Two reading lights overlook the head of the bed to allow for reading in bed. Alarm clock is also at bed side. The TV sits atop a cabinet that turns making it viewable from bed. I provide a weekly linen exchange.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • 2 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The telephone use is limited to local calls. Any long distance calls will need to be made via cell phone.

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