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0 Bedrooms
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About this listing

Nestle into a private, spacious studio with full bath and some kitchen amenities (small fridge, induction plate, etc.) for light cooking (we clean dishes for you!). Large, comfortable futon (sleeps 2). Closet. Linens provided. Glass tile shower.

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Garden view from the studio

Garden view from the studio

The Space
Room type: Entire home/apt
Bed type: Futon
Accommodates: 2
Bedrooms: 0
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM


Extra people: $15 / night after the first guest
Cleaning Fee: $50
Security Deposit: $250
Weekly Price: $850 /week
Monthly Price: $3000 /month
Cancellation: Moderate


The Space

Private access, independent of the main house. Quiet and relaxing contemporary space (~200 sq.ft.) in a garden, off a redwood deck. Double-pane windows. Skylights in bedroom and bathroom (because of that, no total darkness is possible, but you can see the sky).

Conveniently located: near Rinconada Park, Library, Swimming Pool, ~1 mile from Town & Country Village shopping center, ~ 1 mile from Stanford campus; ~1 mile from 101. Access to public transportation.

Plenty of street parking.

Wireless Internet available.


Maximum stay: 4 weeks.

Guest Access

Independent access to the studio.
No access to the main house.
Access to garden with redwood deck and outdoor table.

Interaction with Guests

I am quite resourceful and happy to help visitors with logistical details or provide suggestions for interesting things to do in Palo Alto and the Bay Area. I am easily accessible and live on the property with my husband.

Please provide approximate times you will be arriving and departing (especially for weekday arrival/departure).

The Neighborhood

Quiet, green, and convenient because of its proximity to many things: Stanford, downtown Palo Alto, Rinconada Park with tennis courts and swimming pool, Town & Country shopping center (restaurants, Trader Joe's, Mayfield Bakery, Douce France, CVS, etc.), ~1 mile from 101, etc.

Getting Around

Access to public transportation: stops for bus 35 and Palo Alto shuttle within 2 blocks; train stations (main Palo Alto and California avenue) are about 25-min walk.
Parking available on the street.

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House Rules

No smoking. No drugs. No pets.

Expected to conserve water (no long showers please).

Expected quiet times between 10PM and 8AM (this is a quiet neighborhood).

After booking, please provide approximate times you will be checking in and leaving .

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Safety Features
Smoke Detector
Carbon Monoxide Detector
First Aid Kit
Safety Card
Fire Extinguisher

3 nights minimum stay

Outside view - futon as sofa

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About the Host, Marie-Jo

Palo Alto, California, United States
Member since March 2012
Response rate: 100% (last 10 contacts)
Response time: within an hour


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