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Warm And Inviting 3-4 BR 2 BA Northside Berkeley Townhome Close To Campus

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 30 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
30 nights

Description

Northside House Rental Photos and Description

3-4 Bedroom 2 BA Tudor Townhome In Sought-after Serene Berkeley Neighborhood

• Close and convenient to the UC Berkeley campus (6-8 minutes’ walk to the north gate)

• It’s also at the foot of “Holy Hill” (Pacific School of Religion and other religious institutions).

• 1 block from Euclid Avenue with convenient stores, restaurants, coffee houses and student hangouts.

• 10 minutes’ walk to Berkeley’s “Gourmet Ghetto” on Shattuck Avenue – home of Alice Waters’ iconic Chez Panisse restaurant, the Cheeseboard Pizza Collective, and the very first Peets Coffee house. Also walking distance to 2 supermarkets and a large CVS Pharmacy on Shattuck Avenue.

• 11-12 minutes’ walk to the Berkeley Rose Garden (where you can see spectacular sunsets) and Codornices Park.

• 20 minutes’ walk to downtown Berkeley and the BART station.

• Twenty minutes driving will take you to San Francisco across the Bay Bridge (outside rush hours!), or it’s 20 minutes via BART. Driving to Marin County, the Napa Valley and Sonoma wine country and Lake Tahoe are also easy options.

The renovated townhome was originally built in the 1920's, and the original character has been retained.

• Hardwood floors.

• Fully furnished with period furniture, artwork and decor - including 2 antique stained glass windows.

• Formal dining room with built-in sideboard; dining table seats 8.

• French doors from living room and dining room open onto a private deck.

• 3 bedrooms upstairs each with a queen-size bed, large closet, dresser and desk/work space.

• "Bonus room" downstairs that can be used as a den, or a 4th bedroom to accommodate occasional guests on a sleep-sofa. (This room also houses a newly-installed washer and dryer).

• 1 full bathroom, with tub and over-the-tub shower upstairs; 1 full bathroom with shower downstairs

• Fully equipped kitchen with granite countertops, a breakfast nook, and 2 dishwashers (!!).

• Off-street parking space in the rear of the building.

• There are 2 smaller apartments in the rear of the townhome (but only one common wall).

The fine print:

•No smoking anywhere in or around the building!! A Berkeley City ordinance prohibits it in multi-unit apartment buildings and common areas.

• This is a quiet residential building in a serene neighborhood. Please, no parties or loud noise! Quiet time from 10:00 pm - 8:00 am.

• Please don't park in the driveway or anywhere that blocks access for other residents.

• Sorry, no pets.

• Please treat the house as you would your own home.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Owner
Margaret
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
October 18, 2016

About Margaret

Born in England, but I've lived in California most of my life - it's where I went to grad school (2 degrees from UC Berkeley). I love the Bay Area for its scenery, mild climate, culture, food, and outdoor activities. I enjoy providing comfortable artistically-decorated accommodation and welcoming visitors to their "home from home". Hiking and jazz are my favorite things to do in my spare time.

Why Margaret chose Berkeley

The home is on a tree-lined quiet residential street yet is within easy and convenient walking distance to the UC Berkeley campus, many great restaurants and coffee shops, grocery shopping, and public transport. It has a "walk score" of 86 - meaning "most errands can be accomplished on foot."

What makes this house unique

This home has real 1920's "Berkeley" character, and there are 5 mature redwood trees right on the property. It's in one of the most desirable, sought-after and convenient areas of Berkeley.

Reviews

Map

Chez Panisse
The Cheese Board Pizza Collective
Berkeley Rose Garden
Codornices Park
Yoshi's Jazz Club & Japanese
Berkeley Bowl
Gregoire
Grand Lake Theatre
Rockridge Market Hall
The Campanile
Trattoria La Siciliana
Triple Rock Brewery
Kermit Lynch Wine Merchant
Little Farm
Telegraph
Marica
Caffe Strada
Alameda-Oakland Ferry
Tilden Regional Park
Zachary's Chicago Pizza
Jack London Square
Zellerbach Auditorium
Berkeley Farmers' Market
Oliveto Cafe and Restaurant
Toast Wine Lounge
Peet's Coffee & Tea
"It is the original Peet's!"
Berkeley Repertory Theatre
Cafe Gratitude
Gourmet Ghetto
Mint Leaf Restaurant
Imperial Tea Court
Stuffed Inn
Brewed Awakenings
Strawberry Canyon Recreational Area
Bette's Oceanview Diner
Mount Everest Restaurant
Nearest Airport
16 Miles
Oakland
Nearest Barpub
0.7 Miles
Triple Rock Brewery & Alehouse
Nearest Ferry
6.8 Miles
Jack London Square, Oakland
Nearest Golf
2.3 Miles
Tilden Park Golf Course
Nearest Train
0.8 Miles
Berkeley BART Station
Nearest Motorway
3.6 Miles
Interstate 80
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Northside Cafe
Nearest Ski
169 Miles
Sugar Bowl Ski Resort
Nearest Beach
18 Miles
Baker Beach, San Francisco
Car: not necessary

University of California, Berkeley, campus is 5-8 minutes' walk away

The townhome is at the foot of "Holy Hill" where the schools of the Pacific School of Religion are located.

Rates & Availability

Northside House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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30 night minimum stay
$5,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $99

Minimum stay: 14 days.

Cancellation policy: Full refund if the stay is cancelled at least 15 days before the scheduled arrival date.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Northside House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , On the 2nd floor (adjacent to the 3 upstairs bedrooms)
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Recently remodelled; small full bathroom with shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Has stained glass window, small balcony, large closet & desk
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Large closet and desk/workspace, skylight with shutters
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Large closet, skylight with closable shutters, work desk
    Bedroom 4 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , "Bonus" room: sleep-sofa for occasional guests; washer/dryer
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Use of a car - negotiable. Includes insurance if you have a US driver's license. Available to international visitors only for a stay of 2 months or more due to insurance requirements.

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