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Gas fireplace for chilly eveningsQueen-size bed with Tempurpedic mattress in master bedroom
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Lovely 1915 duplex (1300+ sf) near Lake Merritt

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Linda

Lovely 1915 duplex (1300+ sf) near Lake Merritt

3 guests
2 bedrooms
0 beds
1 bath
3 guests
2 bedrooms
0 beds
1 bath
Sparkling clean
16 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Linda is a Superhost
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Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

We're only two blocks from Lake Merritt with three miles of walking/running paths. It's an easy walk to restaurants, farmers market, Whole Foods, Trader Joes, historic Grand Lake Theater, and more. The upstairs apartment is private and large–over 1,300 sf. The master bedroom has a queen bed and the bath was recently remodeled. The fully equipped kitchen has a new stove, fridge, and dishwasher. Uber, Lyft, BART, and buses make getting around the East Bay and SF easy.

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Kitchen
Wifi
Indoor fireplace
Cable TV
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 single bed

House Rules

Not safe or suitable for children (0-12) and pets
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in time is 3PM - 8PM and check out out by 11AM

Availability

50 Reviews

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Karen User Profile
Karen
November 2018
Linda’s elegant, comfortable and well furnished apartment was a true delight. She even left fixings for breakfast in her well stocked gourmet kitchen. The house is right near Lake Merritt in a beautiful part of Oakland. We were able to have family members visit with ease, and we …
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Clay
October 2018
Excellent Airbnb! One of the best I’ve stayed at in Oakland. I’d highly recommend for anyone spending a few days in the Easy Bay. It’s also a short Uber/walk to BART to get into San Francisco.
Pieter User Profile
Pieter
October 2018
Lovely, stylish place at the heart of Oakland!
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Response from Linda:
Thanks Pieter. I hope you'll return!
October 2018
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Raes
October 2018
My wife has stayed here twice before and raved about it each time. This is the first time I have stayed, and now I get to rave about it too! What a wonderful experience. The space was well appointed and complete with thoughtful details, especially in the kitchen were I am the …
Linda User Profile
Response from Linda:
So glad you enjoyed your stay! Hope to see you both again.
October 2018
Andrew User Profile
Andrew
September 2018
Great location. Very welcoming host. Would book again!
Esther User Profile
Esther
September 2018
This large and attractive apartment has everything one can want for comfort, and even more. We immediately felt at home, and enjoyed the neighborhood. We will be back.
Karen User Profile
Karen
August 2018
This is the second time I've stayed at Linda's beautiful apartment. It is one of the most lovely airbnbs I've ever visited and I felt so grateful to be able to return and know I would have the most perfect home away from home while I was in Oakland. If you're wondering whether yo…

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Oakland, California, United StatesJoined in July 2011
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Linda is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I'm a writer who works from home for a marketing communications agency. My husband, Gordon, is a retired child psychiatrist. Our travels typically revolve around food and cycling. On our last trip to Paris, Gordon took his folding bike and cycled to the French Open. Meanwhile…
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