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Private room in bed and breakfast

Tatami loft @TCM/integrativehealing space-1yd wide

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Tatami loft @TCM/integrativehealing space-1yd wide

2 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 shared bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 shared bath
Self check-inEasily check yourself in with the lockbox.

Cozy tatami loft ~1 yard wide x 8' long +another 6' tatami on floor . Minshuku (民宿?) are a version of ryokan. We recycle everything including many injuries/maladies. Bikewheelchair lane goes to farmers mkt.Easy 5 min walk to nice restaurants and grocery stores on San Pablo Ave. Very easy SF, Berkeley, Oakland, etc. with the BART,Cal Bus or #72 . 15 min walk to El CerritoBART Station.


Laptop friendly workspace

House Rules

No smoking
No pets
Check-in is anytime after 1PM
Check out by 12PM (noon)
Self check-in with lockbox


7 Reviews

Bert User Profile
August 2016
I was very happy with my stay. The shower was nice and warm. Chas is a very friendly guy. He told me all kinds of stories. The only remark I have is that the sleeping are isn't all that comfortable. But I managed to resolve that by shuffling the mattress around and using an ext…
Ariana User Profile
June 2016
Chas was a warm and welcoming host who shared not only his home but also stories and interesting histories of the area. Chas is friendly while also encouraging of his guests' needs to go and have their own experiences. His home in El Cerrito (Richmond) is a perfect distance from …
Richard User Profile
June 2016
Chas was a very accommodating host. While I stayed at the Tatami Ryokan loft, I had access to a full kitchen and bathroom. Also, Chas provided me with directions to the local grocery store.
Malcolm User Profile
September 2015
Chas was quite welcoming. The first night I got in he offered me some sake which was just what the doctor ordered after a long day of traveling. His house is in a pleasant, quiet neighborhood in El Cerrito a mile from the BART, and just a couple blocks from a small grocery stor…
Chas User Profile
Response from Chas:
Happy Trails buddy!
September 2015
Sharon User Profile
September 2015
It was a unusual and unforgettable experience for me staying Chas' place. His kindness and genuine help made my stay much easier and convenient. Just before the day I moved to Chas' place my left leg got injured and I became limping. At my moving in time Chas offered me help with…
Sara User Profile
August 2015
This was a very nice place to stay before I moved into a permanent apartment. Chas was very helpful in telling me about grocery stores, restaurants, etc. in the neighborhood. A few things to note about the room though, as it is a bit unusual. There are no power outlets in …
Chas User Profile
Response from Chas:
Besides the headline saying it's 1 m wide and the pictures of the ladder leading to the loft I don't know how else to clarify the space?
August 2015
Laqshya User Profile
July 2015
After seeing the place, I chose to stay in his other airbnb rental in the same home: "Quiet,SW view U.C. Berkeley fav" because it was more spacious and had a desk and chair over the "Serene 2 Tatami ryokan loft 1m wide". Chas was a fabulous host - very welcoming and always a p…

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Joined in April 2011
Chas User Profile
45 Reviews
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Retired Physiologist/robotics nerd now doing art and dancing.
Languages: Deutsch, English, Sign Language, 中文
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
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