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Lagoon House

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

This house is a one story 2000 sq ft, 4 bedroom, 2 bath lagoon home on a cul-du-sac that was completely updated and remodeled 6 years ago. It is situated on a very quiet street with neighbors to the side as the width of the lagoon makes a rear fence unnecessary. You will see a lawn, trees and shrubs, a dock, water and water birds. There are covered and wind protected sitting areas in the front and back. The extensively landscaped gardens, classic redwood fencing and lagoon offers privacy, beauty and serenity seldom found in urban homes.

The interior consist of a formal living room and open floor area that includes dining area, kitchen and family room. Granite counter tops, SS sink and appliances and a large island are found in the fully equipped kitchen area. Grohe fixtures are used throughout the house, The 3 bedrooms with queen size beds are carpet with the designated kid’s room having the continuous cherry hard wood flooring. The baths have high end porcelain bowls and the whole house is set off with crown molding. The interior environment is quiet and very stable throughout the year due to radiant floor heating, heavily insulated walls/ceilings and the perfect Bay Area weather.

More Details

Owner
owner
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, german
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 13, 2017

Amenities

West Alameda House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Queen size Beds (3), Bunk Beds (1) Kids room
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Check out 11 am Check in 3 pm

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(47 traveler reviews)

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Lagoon House
average rating of 4.9787235 based on 47 reviews
5

Peaceful stay

  • 5 of 5

Great location, quite neighborhood and very clean. Could not have asked for more, perfect for family stay.

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Quiet and convenient location with nice kitchen and patio

  • 5 of 5

Had a nice stay at the Lagoon House. We appreciated the quiet and well located home. It's in a very nice neighborhood - much better than the rest of Oakland. Was an easy drive to the Oakland airport and baseball stadium. Kitchen is very nice. Highly recommend it.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful house with great location

  • 5 of 5

We can only give the very best recommendations of the house. Plenty of space, decorated beautifully. Close to the Beach. Nice garden and cute "Lake". Room enough for our family of six (3 generations).

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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4

Convenient to many different areas of the island.

  • 4 of 5

Property was clean and spacious. It was quiet and had all the amenities we needed! I would recommend this property to anyone wanting to stay on Alameda!

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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5

Perfect Place for Our Multi-Generation Trip

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed the peaceful, clean and spacious Lagoon House for 5 days while we attended two opera performances at the SF Opera House. The house was lovely and easy to live in. Last week was very hot in the Bay Area but it was 75 degrees with breezes in Alameda--a wonderful place to have chosen for hot weather. The beds were comfortable, the bedrooms had lots of closet space and there are two beautiful bathrooms. The lagoon was fun for the kids watching the water birds (no swimming in it though) and added a beach vacation feel to our stay despite being in the middle of a busy metropolitan area. Kitchen was well equipped and laundry room had easy access. The owner was a pleasure to work with and her manager was very responsive to the one request we made to replace a broken can opener. Lake Merritt BART and the Bay Ferry were 10 minutes by car. Alameda seems like a retreat away from the busy freeways and city bustle with an old time feel to the city. Lots of good restaurants and parks. We would love to stay here again!

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Family visiting from Wisconsin.

  • 5 of 5

My family stayed in the Lagoon House for few days and they love it! The house is not only beautiful but spotlessly clean, very comfortable, quiet, walking distance from the beach or anywhere in the island. Thank you Anne and Alan.

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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Map

Greetings from Alameda! This island community is situated adjacent to familiar cities such as San Francisco, Oakland and Berkeley. We have beaches, lagoons, trails, parks, and within the last 10 year, shopping and dining destinations. In the 1880’s, sea captains would dock their schooners offshore and were rowed to their shoreline mansions, which still exist. Hard to believe that there are more Victorian homes (per capita) than SF. Members of the international sailing community have taken advantage of the sailing and boating facilities that are situated throughout Alameda to prepare for sailing events that will occur on the Bay through the summer of 2013.

Freeway access is minutes away with the regional mass transit BART stations one block further. Ferry service is available throughout the day to SF, Marin, Pier 29, So SF (Genentech) and the SF Giants @ ATT Park. Oakland International is minutes away and you can see departing SFO flights from the nearby regional state beach. Bus service is on the next corner with a regional shopping center (Safeway, Trader Joe’s, Walgreens, TJ Maxx, Bed Bath and Beyond, Kohl’s) less than a mile away. It is absolutely flat and tree lined with miles of designated walking and cycling paths. Seniors take advantage of the safe environment for their daily walks.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $200
Additional Guest Fee $40 per person per night

Check in time 4 pm, Check out time 11 am

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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