SFO/ Caltrain/BART/ Palo Alto #14

House - Shared room · Magnolia Avenue, Millbrae, CA 94030, United States
Jocelyn
Your host, Jocelyn
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The Space

About Sunflower Hacker House:
This is a Hacker House for traveling entrepreneurs, makers, and educators. Here, you can get integrated into the SF Bay Area hacker community and network with other entrepreneurs, teachers, ed-tech developers, and students of all ages.! High, vaulted ceilings in almost every room, large closets, granite countertops in shared bathroom and kitchen, working fireplace, carpeted floors throughout house, tranquil gardens, etc. All rooms are shared and have their own bathrooms.

We give priority to teachers, entrepreneurs, non-profits, unschoolers, school dropouts, ed-tech developers, and anyone who is deeply passionate about recreating this world into one in which future generations will thrive. Tell me what makes you unique! Please answer some of the following questions to help me understand your needs better:

Name
Name of company/ projects
You website/ company’s website
Would you like other guests to contact you about your services/ projects/ needs? If yes, include the best way to do that- e-mail, phone number, website.
Would you like me to write a blog about your work on our new website?
What was your inspiration for starting your company?
What does your company do?
How can Sunflower Hacker House help you achieve your dreams?
Name three ways you are making the world a better place?
What kind of educational projects have you worked on/ created?

Networking! Networking! Networking!
-Close walking distance to BART/ Caltrain and El-camino bus lines
BART will take you to SFO, San Francisco, Berkeley, Oakland in less than an hour
Caltrain will take you to every city between Downtown San Francisco to Downtown San Jose

-Frequent social gatherings at the house in which all current and prior guests are invited

Free for you!
-Internet
-Laundry on site
-Bi-Weekly Professional Housekeeping
-Full kitchen with dishwasher
-Free coffee, cereal, pancake mix, honey, tea
-Bicycles- ask in advance to see if one is available
-Close to highways 101 and 92
-Ride share/ Airport pickup options- ask in advance
-Wall projector to practice presentations. If you would like an audience, please let us know and we will arrange an event.
-Plenty of street parking for events
-Back yard for hanging out and having brainstorming sessions
-No Curfew
-Close to restaurants, banks, coffee shops

Our house layout is highly conducive to all work/sleep habits, whether you are a night owl or work a 9-5! However we have strict rules about quiet hours and cleaning up after using the kitchen. Lets keep it comfortable for everyone.

Room type: Shared room
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 1
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Weekly Price: $300 /week
Monthly Price: $900 /month
Security Deposit: $150
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  • I stayed for one night after a late night flight. This is a super nice place. I had originally planned to leave early in the morning, but I hung around for a few hours because it was so nice to meet the great people who live here. Jocelyn has done a great job managing this house and keeping it comfortable and clean, and she's attracted residents who are talented, interesting and friendly. Provisions in the kitchen are generously shared, so I felt really well cared for. I had a very nice time, and I would seriously consider coming here longer term if I ever need to.

    July 2014
  • Jocelyn is down-to-earth woman with great hospitality! The place is close to Cal train station (walking distance) and SFO. I walked around the town before I head out to SFO. good chinese restaurants and eateries!

    July 2014
  • An all around positive experience. The neighborhood was quiet, pleasant and extremely convenient for public transportation, just blocks from BART. Everything in the house was clean and well ordered. My fellow guests were charming and helpful as well. The bed and other facilities were very clean and comfortable.

    June 2014
  • Great atmosphere and very considerate and interesting group of people. This was a great place to land on my first night in SF.

    June 2014
  • My request to Jocelyn was very last minute, but she was kind enough to accommodate me at her place for the night.

    June 2014
  • Great location, very close to BART station. Before check-in, I was a bit worried because there was a little instruction on how to check-in & which bed to sleep in, but once I met Jocelyn, she was actually very nice & friendly. Other people staying in the house also helped me figure out how things work in the house. Once that's cleared, I found it a very interesting great place to stay, especially for those who are in technology & entrepreneurship.

    June 2014
  • It was everything I expected. I needed a place where I could come late at night and crawl into the right bunk-bed. You get to meet an eclectic group of residents and stay in a quiet neighbourhood while being in close proximity to SFO.

    June 2014
  • Jocelyn was a phenomenal host. After staying there for over a month you meet many different people, all who are incredibly respectful. Overall great experience, I would fully recommend anyone looking for housing in this area to stay there because you cannot beat the value and most importantly the experience.

    June 2014
  • Jocelyn was a great host! She has a great place with lots of respectful people.
    I came to stay for a job interview that I didn't have a timetable for.
    Jocelyn was great at being flexible on my check in and check out times.
    I would defiantly stay there again in the Bay Area!

    June 2014
  • The house is very clean, kitchen and bathroom are nice. Other tenants are quiet and polite. Very good experience!

    June 2014
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Languages
English, 中文
School
Notre Dame de Namur University
Work
Education/ Non Profit
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I have significant experience teaching children from newborn to adult. I have learned to lead a wide variety of students, children and adult, including those considered to be highly challenging. Some of my long-term goals include starting a home-based preschool, use social networking to connect professionals in the entrepreneurial fields, maker fields, and educational fields to create long-term changes in our educational system, especially for those in Early Childhood Education, those with disabilities, and those of lower Socio-Economic status communities. I've started this house to bring Hackers, Entrepreneurs, Educators and basically anyone who is interested in making the world a better place for our future generations. Specialties:My specialties are Early Childhood Education, special needs, learning disabilities, swim instruction, social media, event planning, hospitality, project management
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