Near N Berkeley BART, private bath

House - Private room · Acton St, Berkeley, CA 94702, United States
Roselyn And Jesús
Your host, Roselyn And Jesús
103 Reviews

The Space

Lovely, clean and quiet garden view room with private bathroom. Park in our driveway and walk 2 blocks to the North Berkeley BART (Metro) station. It is one stop from the downtown Berkeley station near Cal campus, and also connects to SFO, Oakland Airport and San Francisco, You can catch the casual carpool to San Francisco from this BART station as well. We are a 5 minute drive or an easy bus ride from our corner to U.C. Berkeley, and just a few minutes drive or an easy bus ride to 4th Street shopping or Gourmet Ghetto restaurants. One block from bike path. Quiet, safe, and pretty neighborhood.

Wake to fresh Peet's coffee and a variety of teas and orange juice. Weekend guests can enjoy a delicious homemade hot breakfast. Weekday guests can enjoy toast and fruit spreads, organic strawberries, and cold cereal, including my homemade muesli. We can provide regular, lactose-free or almond milk. You will also have kitchen privileges. We are walking distance from Acme Bakery, Monterey Market, an excellent produce market, and close to Trader Joe's. There are several nice restaurants within walking distance.

The sunny bedroom is brightly painted and has hardwood floors. It features a very comfortable full-size bed with 400 thread count sheets. A bowl of fresh fruit greets the hungry traveler. Room darkening curtains will let you sleep in late.Open them to watch hummingbirds playing in the backyard. Use your computer with free WiFi at a table in your room. You will have your own private bathroom with shower and laundry facilities. Ironing board and iron provided. Toothpaste, shaving cream, body lotion, body wash, shampoo and conditioner, hair straightening iron and hair dryer are available for your use.

Although our check out time is 11 AM, we may allow you to leave your bags in our living room provided that we can agree on a time that you can pick up your bag.

Roselyn is a Bay Area native. We are familiar with local attractions and will be happy to give you suggestions and directions. Our aim is to make your stay comfortable and enjoyable.

Room type: Private room
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 2
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Extra people: $5 / night after the first guest
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Cancellation: Moderate
Pet Owner: Cat(s)

Overall Guest Satisfaction

Check In
  • This time around Roz and Jesus were actually in Europe visiting their daughter, but their son Francisco was there to rent to me. He took good care of me, just the way his parents would have if they were there. I can't say enough good about this family.

    April 2014
  • Jesus was out of town, so I never met him, but Roselyn was a kind and gracious hostess. The room faces the back garden and is a peaceful respite while taking care of business in downtown San Francisco, just down the street from BART.

    March 2014
  • I can't speak enough good about Roz and Jesus. Simply put, they have become trusted friends and a great help to me as the Bay Area this last year and half has become somewhat of a second home. My most recent stay with Roz and Jesus was like my other stays with them, outstanding. Count yourself lucky if their room is available for you to stay in.

    March 2014
  • I thoroughly enjoyed my stay with Roselyn and Jesús. They’re kind, generous, and helpful people, and are centrally are a five-minute walk to North Berkeley BART. Their home is in a quiet and safe neighborhood, and within easy walking distances to virtually any services you may need.

    I’d absolutely stay with them again, and would recommend their home to any of my friends traveling to the East Bay Area.

    February 2014
  • The reservation was canceled 102 days before arrival. This is an automated posting.

    February 2014
  • I really can't say enough good about Jesus and Roselyn. Really, home away from how for me. I think this is the fifth time I have stayed with them and always get a clean room, bowl of fruit, and absolute kindness. I highly recommend Roselyn and Jesus' place any time.

    February 2014
  • I adore Roselyn and Jesus -- simply phenomenal hosts. This is my second time staying with them and I am more than pleased with my experience. I HIGHLY recommend staying with them.

    November 2013
  • The reservation was canceled 40 days before arrival. This is an automated posting.

    November 2013
  • My spouse and I enjoyed our stay.The location is great,near BART and a 15 minute walk to the heart of Berkeley businesses.

    The room was small but adequate for our needs as we spent most of the day out.The bed is comfortable and water hot.Our hosts are charming and accommodating.We would stay there again.

    October 2013
  • Friendly hosts with an easy going household, we enjoyed our stay! The room is large and comfortable and in a safe area, only minutes from the Bart station at North Berkley with regular service to downtown San Francisco, the trip took 30 mins and cost $7.50 return fare. Downtown Berkley is a 20 minute walk, we did this at night after visiting the area's restaurants and bars and we found it to be a nice safe neighbourhood to walk back through. This is a good location for daytime sightseeing in San Francisco.

    October 2013
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Cubberly High School, Palo Alto, CA. Gunn High School, Palo Alto, CA, UC Berkeley, Merritt College,. Cal State University East Bay, Hayward, CA. Framingham State College, Framingham MA.
We are bilingual in Spanish and enjoy hosting people from all over the world. Roselyn enjoys cooking for our family and guests. Her meals feature fresh produce and herbs, some of which we grow in our garden. She writes a cooking blog: Roz's Scrumptious Recipes. She also enjoy bicycling in bike-friendly Berkeley. Jesús used to work at Cal and Harvard as a communications professional. He is now writing a novel.
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