Yard entrance.Trellis with swing.
Cottage near downtown Palo Alto
Hosted by Bob
Bob is the host.Bob is a superhost.
3 guests
2 beds
1 bath
3 guests
2 beds
1 bath
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A comfortable and quiet cottage located a discrete distance behind a private home in a family neighborhood. Convenient to downtown Palo Alto. Grocery and coffee shop close by. Ample parking next to the front door.

Family/kid friendly
Cable TV

Extra people No Charge
Cleaning Fee $75
Security Deposit $200
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Sleeping arrangements
Common spaces
1 queen bed, 1 sofa bed

House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 11AM
Self check-in with keypad


Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector

2 nights minimum stay

72 Reviews

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Caleb User Profile
October 2017
We had a great stay! The cottage is as advertised - clean and cozy with everything we needed, and Bob was very accommodating. The location was great - a short walk or Uber ride to University Avenue, nice quiet neighborhood.

Parker User Profile
October 2017
Bob’s place was perfect! Wonderful neighborhood and easy walk to Palo Alto and the Stanford campus. Will definitely be seeking this place out again when I’m back! Well appointed, great layout, very clean and comfortable. Bob was available for anything I needed and replied quickly…

Denise User Profile
September 2017
Bob's place was wonderful to stay at. The cottage was set up well for 2-3 people. The backyard was so beautiful and peaceful. We enjoyed the swing under the arbor and sitting at table sipping coffee in the morning. Great use of a small space. Comfortable beds and futon. Locati…

Vivian User Profile
September 2017
Bob is an excellent host. The cottage is beautifully decorated with lots of convenient and thoughtful touches. Bob provides an array of food and drinks. The bed is comfy and so is the futon. The area is very nice and close to everything. Bob is very nice and responsive. I highly …

Michelle User Profile
September 2017
One of the best AirBnB's I've stayed in!

Mobica User Profile
September 2017
Our stay in Bob's cottage was nothing but pleasure. It was very cosy, and green backyard seemed very private despite the fact the house is located in the back of owner's house. I can recommend staying there and I definitely I would choose this Airbnb in the future. Also, the neig…

Kate User Profile
August 2017
Great location: quiet neighborhood, close to University Ave and the campus. Easy, private entrance and pretty yard. Others were renting on site but all were quiet. Just needed a little dusting but otherwise welcoming. Great to have a private parking spot.

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Menlo Park, California, United StatesJoined in June 2011
Bob User ProfileBob is a superhost.
My wife Pam and I have lived in Menlo Park for the past 26 years. My wife Pam was an executive for a large non-profit organization and I worked as a photographer. Both of us are now retired and look forward to travel and staying at other Airbnb rentals. We also have an Airbnb in…
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

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