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Alison and I are members of Idle No More SF Bay Area. We love our Mother!The front entrance to our home, which faces west.
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Jewel Box Home Near Berkeley, Oakland, Marin, SF

Jewel Box Home Near Berkeley, Oakland, Marin, SF

4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath

Hi! This is our actual home which we open to guests only when we're out of town. It's not a dedicated rental, so it's homey, comfy, unpretentious. We live on a quiet block in the Richmond Annex. This is the East Bay! Berkeley, Oakland, SF, Marin, the Pacific Coast, Napa Valley: you my friend are surrounded by amazing beauty, recreation, and culture. Shops, local cafes and restaurants are nearby. And check out our sweet local cinema: (Website hidden by Airbnb)

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Kitchen
Wifi
Laptop friendly workspace
Hangers
Dryer

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Common spaces
1 sofa

House Rules

Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 11AM

5 Reviews

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Zhen User Profile
Zhen
August 2015
It's a really nice house, sitting on a quiet street. It is convenient to get on and off campus free way. Paul and his son is very nice too, no hassle check-in and check-out.
Paul User Profile
Response from Paul:
We hope your return trip was smooth, and that your transition back to NZ was stress-free. We are glad that your family was able to join you during your stay!
August 2015

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Carmen
August 2016
Paul was a great host. I had family coming from Germany and Paul's place was a comfy and cozy place where they were able to get over their jet lag and cook meals as they explored El Cerrito and Richmond. Paul was very easy to get ahold off and his instructions were very clear. I …

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Vahan
August 2015
Paul's house is one that anyone an everyone would wish to stay in, even for a short time. Comfortable from inside, beautiful on outside and having such a envigorating vibe overall....couln't wish for anything better for a vacation stay. Don't know where to start... location is un…
Paul User Profile
Response from Paul:
It was a delight to have the two of you as guests! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay in the East Bay. It was an honor to be your hosts. Now we feel a little bit of a connection to Armenia and your part of the world. Peace to you always. --Paul and Alison
August 2015

Heike User Profile
Heike
August 2015
Paul was a wonderful host who made sure that we have easy access to his wonderful house with garden. He stayed in touch during our stay to make sure that we are having agood time.
Paul User Profile
Response from Paul:
Hi Heike, hope your family's trip back home was smooth and not to stressful! Thanks for being such wonderful guests. And we're happy that you were able to visit Muir Woods.
August 2015

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Abdullah
August 2015
Paul has a wonderful place in a great neighborhood. The place was exactly as described. We loved our stay!
Paul User Profile
Response from Paul:
We're so pleased that you and your family enjoyed your stay at our home! Thank you for being our guests. Peace.
August 2015

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Richmond, California, United StatesJoined in May 2013
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22 Reviews
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I was born in Oakland and grew up in Richmond, California where my partner Alison and I have lived for the past 34 years. My maternal and paternal grandparents immigrated from Japan in the early 1900s. My mother's family is from Tottori, western Honshu, and my father's family li…
Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
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