About this listing
This large 1,100 square foot 2-bedroom, 1 bath apartment is well located in an upscale residential neighborhood near Stanford University and the Sand Hill corridor. It offers a perfect location with all the comforts of home and sleeps 2-4 people.
The location is superb is a private residential neighborhood in the hills above Stanford in West Menlo Park. Great for walking, jogging and road cycling in Portola Valley/Woodside area, yet a 5 minute drive to the University, Medical School and Mall. The complex was built in the 80's, has large, bright rooms, wool carpeting, and is comfortably outfitted with a mix of contemporary and traditional furnishings. Located on the 3rd floor of this elevator-access building, there's a large living room with sliding doors to an outside deck, view of trees and pool, a dated, but functional galley kitchen equipped with everything, adjacent dining room, two bedrroms are extremely large, 16 x 16 feet each, with a queen four-poster bed, and a double-bed in the 2nd bedfroom with office desk. The single bathroom includes tub/shower, toilet and sink, plus a second vanityand sink is located outside the bath in a dressing area. 1 parking space in the gated underground garage is safe and convenient, with the elevator access to the apartment for groceries, luggage, transfer. Washer /Dryer room is 2 steps away in the complex hallway. Easy access to Safeway, Starbucks and CVS pharmacy located directly across the street. The place sleeps two couples or 2-3 singles.
Interaction with Guests
I will not be at the site during your stay. I will be most likely present at move in to greet you.. and around in the Bay Area if needed..
Access to everything in the Bay Area is truely 45 minutes away or less. Stanford University grounds, shopping mall, Cantor Arts Museum is 10 minutes, cute Menlo Park downtown shopping district, or more hip Palo Alto restaurants and shopping. World Class hiking and bicyling trails of woodside and portola Valley are accessible by bike from the apartment. 5 minute drive to the Highway 280 makes you a short , easy 40 minutes by car to San Francisco, Silicon Valley, and Santa Cruz Mountain wineries as well as the Pacific ocean and beachside town of Santa Cruz.
West Menlo Park is a very nice residential neighborhood behind Stanford University. Downtown Palo Alto, and downtown Menlo Park, and 2 caltrain station stops are all 7-10 minutes by car,. Stanford Campus is closer, 15 minutes by bicycle. SLAC and Sand Hill Venture Circle are 5 minutes by car.
Other Things to Note
This apartment complex is low-key, quiet, with friendly long-term residents, as well as Stanford graduate school and visiting families.
This apartment complex does not allow pets, and is entirely non-smoking. sorry. I would like to rent to responsible people who will enjoy the amenities of my home while treating it as if it were there own home. Be considerate to my neighbors as well, managing noise levels.