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Spectacular, large flat with SF Bay & bridge views

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SF Bay Views
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9 reviews
SF Bay Views
Living Room -door goes to bedrooms and family room
View from Living Room
Living Room cabinet has a TV
Living room with eating area that can be extended.  Door to right to office and kitcen.
Family Room with fold out couch
Family Room with hidden TV and full Library
Kitchen
Kitchen has an eating area and view
The flat is the entire lower floor of this very private home
Master Bedroom
Master Bedroom
Master Bedroom
Bedroom 2
Bedroom 2, antique doors
Bedroom 2, antique doors
Bathroom with antique tub and custom stonework
Bathroom
Dining area
There are additional dining chairs and tables available for larger groups.
Al Fresco Dining
View of the Bay from the Hillside Retreat
Office
Foggy Sunrise
View of the Bay Bridge construction
The Gate
Stairs from deck up to parking area
Wisteria in April
gate detail
The driveway
Parking area and gate
Livingroom detail
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Overview
Condo/Apartment -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Berkeley, California
2 ++ bedroom, 2 bath 1500 sq ft flat<BR><BR>Live a quiet and secluded lifestyle, in the hills just minutes from UC or downtown Berkeley. This contemporary 1500 sq ft flat is a one-of-a-kind work of art; living/dining room and deck with spectacular bay views, hand plastered walls, open beam ceilings and limestone kitchen and bathrooms. As well as two large bedrooms with private baths, this flat features a study and a family room complete with built in bookcases and ample storage. There's a washer/dryer and laundry room, too. The kitchen has all new appliances. The flat is comfortably and eclectically furnished.<BR><BR>This flat is perfect for a family, two individuals or couples. There is a sofa bed in the family room for extra guests.<BR><BR>Located in the hills above the Claremont Hotel this sunny... Read more
About the Owner, Gillian S
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 15 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 9 reviews and 1 property
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GaBe367
Bonn, Germany
2 reviews
Reviewed June 3, 2017 for a stay in May 2017

Ten days we (from Germany) enjoyed this large and wonderfully furnished condo in a perfect location from where one can go great excursions. We enjoyed the hospitality of Gillian and every day here as if would it have been our home. We were so happy about our descision to book this condo instead of a hotel in SF. So after...

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Management response:

It was lovely having you here and I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay. Hopefully you will be back in the near future. Best wishes, Gillian

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Birgit B
Aarhus, Denmark
Level 2 Contributor
4 reviews
Reviewed August 13, 2014 for a stay in July 2014

We spend 6 days in Gillians wonderful house. We arrived really tired and tumbled around from a road trip all over the western states. Arriving was like coming to some kind of heaven. We just walked around in the house with one big smile. The view, the ongoing rooms, the air in the house, the jungle like feeling on the...

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Management response:

It was wonderful to have you stay here. Come back any time!

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Anderson, California
Reviewed July 28, 2014 for a stay in July 2014

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Thank you! It was a pleasure to have you here.

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Queen Beds:(3)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Water Views
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
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$1,650
$4,850
Fees
  • Cleaning fee: $150 / stay - Fee
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About the neighborhood
A past renter left this description of the area: 'You will feel close to everything, but are staying in a very peaceful, private space. From this base, we enjoyed the whole bay area with easy trips down the pacific coast, into the city and north into the forests and wine country. The Berkeley and Oakland areas are minutes away for supplies and many dining and entertainment options.'

and another: 'Claremont is centrally located which makes this a perfect place to stay if you have a car and want to travel around. We had to go two times to San Jose which was only a 40 minutes’ drive each way, and went back and forth to San Francisco (25 min away). Even Napa Valley seemed close at 1 hr drive on well directed freeways.'
Golf, tennis and boating close by.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Oakland International: 14.9 mi
Railway: Emeryville: 5.0 mi
Ferry: Jack London Sq, Oakland: 8.1 mi
The owner will send you complete directions and maps to local markets and restaurants in case you want to stop on your way to the flat.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 mi.
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