Private Room/Full Bath + Museum!

Apartment - Private room · 7th Street, Oakland, CA 94607, United States
Kai

Stay in the lovely waterfront Jack London Square community with your own Bedroom/Private Bathroom near the ocean and enjoy gorgeous sunrises through your window and passes to the world-class Exploratorium Museum!

Your host, Kai
19 Reviews
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Stay in the lovely waterfront Jack London Square community with your own Bedroom/Private Bathroom near the ocean and enjoy gorgeous sunrises through your window and passes to the world-class Exploratorium Museum!

The Space

Stay in a lovely and passkey-secured condo in Oakland.

Your own private 12' x 14' bedroom and own private full bathroom in a 2BR/2BA luxury condo on the border of Jack London Square and Chinatown.

You will be 15-minutes from downtown San Francisco via BART (12th Street Station), or a nice 10 minute walk from the SF Ferry which takes you on a beautiful ride to SF (recommended!)

The Queen-sized bed sleeps 2 very comfortably. For additional guests, there is one high-end air mattress which sleeps 1, and a REI sleeping bag and plenty of couch space for the remaining travelers.

Unit amenities:

1000 square feet of luxury living

Spacious, clean, and quiet

Tiled and upgraded private bathroom

Common areas are fully furnished

Granite countertop

Gas range and access to cooking utensils

In-unit washer & dryer

Wireless broadband

Community amenities:

Roof deck access

Party/meeting room (please call ahead to reserve).

Finally - every guest who checks in (up to four) will be given (upon request) a day pass to go the Exploratorium, San Francisco's premiere science museum (a $25/person value).

Search for "Exploratorium" to read more about this unique and world-famous museum located along the waterfront of San Francisco!

Questions? Comments? Please feel free to ask!

Guest Access

Wifi, common areas, kitchen.

The Neighborhood

Amazing food, great waterfront walks just a few blocks away, and easy walk to BART Train system as well as a ferry that can take you into San Francisco!

Getting around

Easy walk to Ferry and BART Train station.

Other Things to Note

Long-time AirBNB host - if there's anything missing or anything you'd like to get a fix on, please let me know and I can make it right!

Room type: Private room
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 4
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Extra people: $5 / night after the first guest
Cleaning Fee: $10
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Cancellation: Moderate
Pet Owner: Dog(s)
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  • I stayed there plus three friends, it was great. Chang was really helpful. The apartament is really big and comfort, but the bedding seemed not so clean. Also, the neighborhood was a little bit weird at night. Overall, we had a good time.

    July 2014
  • Stay was fine. Glad to have a private room/bath, Kai was a great host.

    July 2014
  • Kai is really a amazing host! He is very helpful and welcoming! It was a pleasure to stay at his home for a couple of days! The bedroom and the bathroom are both very clean! And there are a lot of good restaurants in the area!

    June 2014
  • Kai graciously let me stay in his spare bedroom after a last minute decision to stay in Oakland during a business trip. And by last minute, I mean I didn't contact Kai until 8:30pm and by 9:30 the place was cleaned up and ready for me. Kai is very friendly and was available when I had a question or needed something for my room. Great location and the 6th floor deck has a great view of Oakland.

    June 2014
  • We decided to stay at this place at the first time because it was affordable and dog friendly, but after we checked in we appreciated the convenient location, community transit, roof view and access to kitchen and laundry (we were in a road trip so that was important). Kai is very nice and easy going person - we were late at our first day and he changed his schedule to check us in. The building has a huge roof deck with a spectacular view. There are few good restaurants nearby and super cheap grocery shopping. Street and commercial parking is also very affordable, though you should pay close attention to the street signs(no parking 3-6 am on certain site of the street on even/odd days in a week)
    Thank you, Kai!

    June 2014
  • Kai was great!

    June 2014
  • We enjoyed our stay at Kai's place. Kai was very helpful - gave us tips on places to visit, allowed us to do our laundry there, etc. Food was easily accessible as well. We enjoyed walking to the nearby Farmer's Market on a Friday morning too.

    Only downside was the parking in the area. Parking on the street below the building was slightly confusing for us as the parking terms differed from day to day. Free overnight parking usually ends at 8am hence we had to get up at 8am daily to feed the meter.

    However, it was a pleasant experience overall!

    June 2014
  • Kai did everything possible to be accommodating, including driving me to the bus station to pick up my stuff! He was very friendly (as was his little dog) and responded very quickly to any questions I had. An excellent host.

    June 2014
  • This was my first experience using airbnb. Kai's place was fantastic to stay at. Nice, secure building, close to all transportation and tons of places to eat and remarkably quiet. Kai made me feel very welcome and willing to engage in talks on just about anything. It was a great time and I would recommend to anyone.

    May 2014
  • Room is exactly as pictured. Good accommodations. The private bathroom was beautiful. Thank you for hosting us.

    April 2014
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English, 中文, 日本語
School
Castro Valley High, University of California, San Diego
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TED
About
Bon vivant, adventurer, former mergers & acquisitions investment banker turned software entrepreneur and angel investor in Silicon Valley. I volunteer at the Red Cross as a Disaster Preparedness and FIrst Aid instructor. I live on the 2nd floor of this duplex loft unit and had a great time sharing the private guest bedroom of the loft with AirBNB travelers. Search engine term "pjammer" to find me online.
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