Guest RoomBreakfast nook in kitchen
Small-Town America; with a Pool and "Staff"!
Small-Town America; with a Pool and "Staff"!

Private room

2 guests

1 bedroom

1 bed
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Ages 2 - 12
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2 guests maximum. Infants don’t count toward the number of guests.
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See below for all the info, including what we mean by "staff"!

The space

Lovely executive home. Beautiful guest room with King sized bed for two, next to a private bath. Large pool and deck for those days that you just want to relax. Breakfast is included in your stay, and we always invite folks to feel free to raid the 'fridge!

Stay here to see the quintessential small American town! We are happy to share our lovely Main Street with its many fine shops and restaurants. There are several local live performance theaters, and a large shopping mall, as well.

Take BART to San Francisco for all major events, or just for touring. The trip is 40 minutes to the San Francisco waterfront. Or take BART to Oakland, then take the ferry boat ride into San Francisco. Both are fun! We are happy to drive you to BART if needed. It's only about 10 minutes from the house.

We are - literally - less than 10 minutes from the world-renown Livermore Valley Wine Country, with it's wonderful scenery and great wineries. It's nice to come back after a day of wine-tasting, and relax by the pool!

Pleasanton is also the home of the Alameda County Fair Grounds. If your event is being held at the fairgrounds, we are about 12 minutes from there.

The home is non-smoking.

A well-trained and nicely behaved pet is welcome.

Guest access

There is no TV in the guest room, but you are free to watch in the family room. Feel free to use the backyard and pool any time!

Interaction with guests

We love to visit and get to know our guests. We also realize they may want more privacy. We respect both!

Other things to note

"Staff" refers to the fact that we will knock ourselves out to make sure our guests feel pampered. MJ once cut and prepared 2 grapefruits every morning for weeks for a guest who loves them! We also had a long-term business guest who loved to raid the fridge in the middle of the night. So, we made sure that his favorite snack - lemon meringue or blackberry pie - was always on hand, along with his preferred 2% milk! We supply a big variety of pillows, so you can choose from very soft to rock hard! We supply shampoo, conditioner, and body wash, and gift each guest with a new shower puff. (Feel free to take it home as a souvenir! :-)) Just let us know what you like, and we'll do what we can to take care of it!

The space
Accommodates: 2
Bathrooms: 1 (Private bathroom)
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Check In: Anytime after 3PM
Check Out: 12PM (noon)
Room type: Private room


Extra people: No Charge
Cleaning Fee: 35
Weekend Price: 155 / night
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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 king bed

House Rules
No smoking
No parties or events
Check in is anytime after 3PM

Quiet after 10 PM. If coming in late, please keep noise to a minimum. Leave the bathroom in good condition. No smoking in the house. Smoking allowed on the deck. Please be respectful at all times of the hosts and the house.



Cancel up to 5 days before your trip and get a full refund. Cancel within 5 days of your trip and the first night is non-refundable, but 50% of the cost for the remaining nights will be refunded.

Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
First aid kit
Fire extinguisher
Lock on bedroom door

2 nights minimum stay

34 Reviews

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Sander User Profile
July 2017
It was a pleasure to meet and be a guest of MJ and George's home. They are extremely welcoming and kind and thoroughly enjoyed my time with them. Great room and bathroom set up for guests. Highly recommend to anyone.

Kendall User Profile
March 2017
I stay with MJ and George almost every time I go to the Bay area. Private room, private bath in a beautiful house/quiet neighborhood with pool and parking. They are very attentive hosts who tend to jump through hoops to make sure that everything is perfect - at the same time giving all the privacy you may need. I felt like I was staying with family (in a good way!). I would recommend them to anyone traveling to the area, especially for business travelers.

Kendall User Profile
December 2016
Fantastic, as always.

Kendall User Profile
December 2016
Awesome, as always.

Kendall User Profile
November 2016
Great, as always! What can I say?

Kendall User Profile
October 2016
Great, as always. See previous reviews.

Kendall User Profile
October 2016
Great, as usual

Pleasanton, California, United StatesJoined in May 2013
MJ And George User Profile

As corporate wage-slaves for many years, my husband and I are now retired. We like to meet new people, and especially younger folks. It's fun, and keeps life interesting.

I do a lot of volunteer work, and have a one-day-a-month job.

We love to golf (very badly), and do so once or twice a week, if possible. We get to Hawaii as often as possible, and to Nashville, TN to see our granddaughter at least every three months.

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