Our Victorian home was built in 1876 with modern updates.
We offer a relaxing room with a queen size bed and private en suite with spa-like features.
We're 3.4 mile from the San Jose Airport and easy access to major freeways.
My Australian wife Michelle and I welcome you.
For your comfort your bedroom offers a queen size mattress w/pillow top, down comforter, pillows and contour pillow. On both sides of the bed you will find pullout night stands.
We provide wardrobe space w/hangers and the iron and ironing board is located in your wardrobe.
There are also drawers for your personal items and a luggage rack.
You will have access to WiFi and a work space is provided.
A 40" TV is in room with basic cable and Netflix.
In your bathroom we've created a spa-like environment for your showering experience.
The DTV digital platform offers a multi-sensory experience that wraps four elements together.
These incorporate rejuvenating steam, 2 shower heads, multiply body sprays, music for your listening pleasure and an overhead ambient light and rain shower with 4 water tiles.
We have also included a handheld shower for your convenience, and for those cooler nights the bathroom floor has a heating system.
The kitchen is accessible to you, and our guests are provided with everything they need to make coffee and tea.
For breakfast please help yourself to the baked goods, fruit, cereal, eggs, yogurt etc.
You have access to parking on site, kitchen, dinning area, living room w/TV, laundry, WiFi, and front porch. Our home is located in the San Jose Berryessa area...and 3.4 mi from San Jose Airport and close to downtown San Jose, we are a short distance to the major freeways.
In the downtown area you'll find numerous restaurants, and if you need a quick fast meal there's a Burger King and Carl's Jr. just down the street 0.4 mi away.
Grocery Stores and Markets are approximately 2.0 mi away: Trader Joes, Whole Foods Market, Safeway, Costco & Target. The closest coffee shop is Starbucks and is 1.0 mi away.
There's much to see here in San Jose, perhaps you're looking to have a memorable evening out at some of San Jose's Theaters. You may like to visit one of the following: The City National Civic, The Center for Performing Arts, The California Theater and the The Montgomery Theater & all only 2.0 mi away.
The SAP Center is a multi purpose complex "Sharks Territory" 2mi away.
Levi Stadium is home of the San Francisco 49ers
Avaya Soccer Stadium is where the Major League SJ Earthquakes play 2.2mi
Other things that maybe of interest to you:
Shopping! Westfield Shopping Mall, The Great Mall, Santana Row, Berryessa Flea Market, World Market, Marshalls, Target etc.
Things to Do:
Tech Museum of Innovation
Winchester Mystery House
Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum & Planetarium
IMAX Dome Theater
Things to See:
San Francisco 45 min drive
Santa Cruz 45 min drive
Monterey 1hr 15 min (EMAIL HIDDEN) you'll find timetables and trip planner for buses in the area.
The bus stop is a block away from our house.
You have access to parking on site, kitchen, dinning area, living room w/TV, washer & dryer, WiFi, and sitting area on front porch.
Interaction with guests
You can be as private as you want, we hope you will feel at home here.
Most times we will be home during your stay but if we are absent we will have our son who lives on the upper level to assist you if you need any help.
We welcome you as our guests.
Other things to note
You will be provided with a keyless entry code.
If you use the kitchen we ask that you please clean up after yourself..place dishes and utensils in dish washer & wipe counter.
Can you wipe over the sink and counter. We keep a cloth under the sink on the left hand side.
And because we don't have a cleaning deposit, and things happen...for instance a spill on the bedding, floors etc.
Can you you please notify us immediately so we can attend to it.
We also ask that there be no smoking on the premises and excessive drinking.
My wife and I are both retired, and grandparents of 4 beautiful girls.
The ocean is a regular place we visit...I used to surf, but mostly just look these days.
We enjoy the Marvel movies and like a good action adventure movie.
We love home grown veggies and are busy with putting in our vegetable garden for the summer.
Our favorite spot to travel to is along the Gold Coast of sunny Queensland in Australia.
We love family...and the sense of belonging, and that's the kind of hospitality we'd like to extend to our guests.