About this listing
Quaint cottage, walking distance to BART station (train to San Francisco, Oakland, Berkeley, SFO and OAK) and cute downtown Lafayette. Read guest reviews to learn why others love staying here.
Fully furnished cottage in garden setting, short walking distance to upscale, cute town of Lafayette (including BART station which connects to the rest of the San Francisco Bay Area). 600+ square feet, full kitchen, full bathroom and separate queen bedroom. Main room includes a sofa/trundle bed that converts to 2 twin beds. The space is best suited for up to 2 adults and 2 children. Fully equipped with all kitchen supplies, linens, wifi access and cable TV. There is good wifi & cell phone reception in the cottage, no land line. Please note there is not a washer & dryer; but bed linens and towels are washed weekly. Extras include an iron, full size ironing board, hair dryer and pack 'n play (portable crib). The cottage has A/C for the rare days it gets really hot in Lafayette.
In the spirit of full disclosure there is a slope to the floor and overall condition of the cottage is 'ok'- think cottage, not new/modern.
Cottage shares acre+ lot with our family home in a quiet and safe residential neighborhood. The cottage has one dedicated parking spot.
For more details read the reviews our previous guests have given us.
Please send any questions about the cottage, Lafayette or the greater San Francisco Bay Area; we're here to make it an enjoyable stay for you.
Our family home shares the one acre property with the cottage. We share the driveway, the cottage has a dedicated gravel parking spot for 1 large vehicle or 2 small cars.
Interaction with guests
We are generally available on-site if you have questions.
Lafayette is a safe, upscale suburban neighborhood.
We are walking distance from the BART (train) station - 35 minute ride to the financial district of San Francisco, one hour to SFO (airport). Cute,downtown Lafayette is 5-10 minute walk downhill.
Other things to note
Our airbnb settings block reservation requests for more than 90 days in advance. If you interested in making an advance reservation please email.
Absolutely no smoking- inside or outside.
We do not consider guests with pets due to family allergies.
Maximium occupancy 2 adults and 2 children. (Guests only with permission)
We are a family with two boys (11 & 13). As a family we love to travel. Before having children we lived in Vietnam, England & Japan. Melissa grew up in New Zealand & Singapore.