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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

Lovely 1915 duplex (1300+ sf) near Lake Merritt

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

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

House Rules

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

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Karen
March 2018
An absolutely gorgeous place. Even more beautiful than the pictures! I felt instantly at home and was so comfortable I didn't want to leave. Linda is a super-thoughtful host, very easy to communicate with, and made sure I had everything I needed.

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Natnaal
March 2018
Had a great stay in Linda's home. It's located right by Lake Merritt, which is a beautiful area for various things. Good food, shops, nearby gym that I obtained a weekly pass at. I also did some grocery shopping at Whole Foods which was nice walk + Lyft ride back. The home is lar…

Ralph User Profile
Ralph
March 2018
Great location

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Judy
March 2018
We had an amazing stay here. Linda and Gordon took care of everything and we felt they went above and beyond to make us comfortable. The space is extremely calm and beautifully decorated. You will not want to leave.

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Jim
December 2017
We have stayed here several times. Everything is always perfect, and Linda and Gordon are great hosts.

Arif User Profile
Arif
November 2017
She has literally thought of everything.
Linda User Profile
Response from Linda:
Thank you, Arif! What a nice compliment! Hope you'll return.
November 2017

David User Profile
David
October 2017
Great place; amenities; host; cleanliness; location. Everything!
Linda User Profile
Response from Linda:
We hope to see you again soon!
October 2017

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Oakland, California, United StatesJoined in July 2011
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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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