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Duncan St Retreat Stay in a 2 Bedroom Flat in Sunny Noe Valley

25 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights


Noe Valley Condo Rental Photos and Description

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-5)


Possession of a San Francisco Short-Term Rental Registration Certificate certifies that the registration holder has agreed to comply with the terms of the San Francisco Short-Term Residential Ordinance (San Francisco Administrative Code Section 41A). This ordinance does not require an inspection of the unit by the city for potential Building, Housing, Fire, or other Code violations.

Large flat built in 1900 located in SUNNY Noe Valley, a safe, residential neighborhood. There are 2 bedrooms (queen size bed/2 twin beds), full bath with shower/tub combo, living room with pull-out sofa bed, and a large contemporary kitchen with granite countertops and dishwasher. The flat is fully equipped: 37 inch TV with Direct TV, DVR, WiFi enanbled, well-stocked kitchen, linens, washer/dryer. Public transportation (J-Church line) is 1 1/2 blocks away and will give you easy access to all areas of San Francisco. For the wine aficionados, the Napa wine country is just one hour away. Street parking only. Local contact to help with your stay.

The property has recently undergone major plumbing and structural upgrades and has passed all Building, Plumbing, Electrical and Fire inspections.

Additional photos available upon request.

Keywords: Flat on 3 unit property

More Details
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Member since: 2011
Call Owner
Speaks: english

About The Owner

Our names are Michael and Rae. Rae grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area and moved out of state when she married Michael. Michael is a retired high school science teacher and Rae still works in health care. Our son, Jamie, has called San Francisco home for 18 years. He lives on site, manages Duncan St retreat and is able to assist with your stay. We are all world travellers and have stayed at VRBO properties in the past.

The Owner purchased this condo in 2010

Why The Owner chose San Francisco

We chose Noe Valley for it's sunny location and small neighborhood feel. Marta & Bros Coffee is a few steps away as are restaurants and shopping. No need for a car; public transportation is 1 1/2 blocks away.


based on 25 traveler reviews

Duncan St Retreat Stay in a 2 Bedroom Flat in Sunny Noe Valley
average rating of 4.96 based on 25 reviews
saskatoon, canada

Relaxing spot in now valley

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at this property. More than enough room for the 4 of us. The kitchen was excellent. This is great area to base any trip to San Francisco if you don't mind being away from the city centre. Lots of good places to eat in the area, and the mission district is close by as well. I recommend Chloe's cafe for breakfast. Thanks for everything!

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Belle Plaine, MN

Wonderful flat in Noe Valley

  • 5 of 5

We so enjoyed our stay in this cozy flat in the heart Noe Valley. The kitchen was spacious and well-stocked. Jamie directed us to a wonderful Thai restaurant close by the first evening. We so enjoyed walking the neighborhood - our only regret is that we never did get any of that Mitchell's Ice Cream!

Beds are very comfy and the space was perfect for my daugther and I plus my son and his wife. The kitchen desk was a great place to get some early am work done on the laptop. Stairs to climb in the courtyard so not for those with limited mobility.

Hope to return in a sunnier time and enjoy the outdoor space. Thanks Rae and Jamie for your hosptiality!

  • Submitted: Jan 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A Special Place in Noe Valley

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at your property and found it a most comfortable refuge at the end of the day. The location in Noe Valley, close to restaurants, grocery stores, neighborhood parks, and shopping, was perfectly situated on a quiet residential street.

​W​e appreciated the spacious well-equipped kitchen​, and kept the refrigerator/freezer stocked with drinks, snacks, fruit, restaurant leftovers and, of course, Mitchell's ice cream. A corner of the kitchen held a roomy desk which proved the perfect space to set up our laptop.

The comfortable living room was large enough for a family to relax, play games, or watch TV.

Although we were only two, the apartment sleeps six (two bedrooms and a pull-out couch in the living room). Updated and large, the Jack-and-Jill bathroom was conveniently located between the two bedrooms.

One bonus not to be overlooked was the availability of private outdoor space to relax and unwind.

Thank you, Rae and Jamie, for all your help and for sharing your lovely home with us! We will be back!

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you again!
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Great Long Term Rental!

  • 5 of 5

Wow! We thoroughly lucked out finding this lovely and affordable long term rental in San Francisco this summer. Given the challenging housing market, the search for a long term rental was much more difficult than we could have imagined. After reviewing many places, we finally found this charming rental on Duncan St. in Noe Valley. Rae, the owner, made the entire rental process very easy, providing a fully furnished unit that included a washer and dryer, fully stocked kitchen and linens. The kitchen is especially well-sized, making it a nice gathering place and a welcome feature for longer term stays. The neighborhood has lots of fun places to eat within walking distance and there is convenient mass transportation just a few blocks away. We give this rental a very high rating for both unit and owners!

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Birthday week

  • 5 of 5

Great week in Noe valley...there for my birthday...cozy flat with everything you need... Very close to Muni and excellent restaurants and shopping...loved it!

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bend, Oregon

Great flat, nice location

  • 5 of 5

Thank you Rae for helping our short SF vacation be a great one! The location, though not in the 'heart' of SF, was only a short muni ride away, which you can catch within a 2 block walk. The flat was perfect in size for our family of 2 adults, 1 teen and 1 preteen. What we really enjoyed, was that we were able to eat both dinner and enjoy our morning coffee all in the neighborhood. In fact, we ate at what might be a newer restaurant in the neighborhood call La Nebbia, fantastic!

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
13 Miles
San Francisco International Airport
Car: not necessary


Rates & Availability

Noe Valley Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Christmas/New Years
Dec 23 2016 - Jan 2 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Tax Rate 14.0%

Rates are for 4 people. For 5 people add $25.00/night and for 6 people add $50.00/night.

June 1, 2016 - August 31, 2016 30 day minimal rental.

MasterCard or Visa credit card only. 50% due at booking; the balance 30 day prior to arrival.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Noe Valley Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Queen Beds (1) New mattress and linens, Twin or Single Beds (2) New mattresses and linens, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) New convirtable sofa in living room.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • tennis

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