Homey common spaceSit and have a cup of coffee and admire the view

Private room

2 Guests

1 Bedroom

1 Bed

Private room

2 Guests

1 Bedroom

1 Bed

1 adult
0 children
Ages 2 - 12
0 infants
Under 2
2 guests maximum. Infants don’t count toward the number of guests.
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About this listing

A bright and sunny room, with a great breeze and view of SF Bay. There is a queen size bed, large closet, desk for work, and decorated with a Modern decor. Close to public transport and parking is free. As the name indicates, the room is comfortable!

The space
Accommodates: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Bed type: Real Bed
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Room type: Private room


Cleaning Fee: $20
Security Deposit: $100
Weekly Discount: 10%
Cancellation: Moderate


The space

Welcome-Bienvenidos-(mira por abajo)--Willkommen

We welcome guests to share our charming, comfortable home in San Carlos, CA.
An entire area of our home is available to provide maximum privacy. We have 4 bedrooms available, 3 queen size beds and 1 with a full size bed, 1 full bathroom with double sinks that only needs to be shared if other guests are present. There is a new queen size bed in this room, as well as a desk and chair, which is great for work and study. The room has a large closet, is light and airy and decorated with modern furniture.

There is a full bathroom with shower/tub and double sinks, that only needs to be shared if other guests are present. While there is one bathroom for the guests to share, you have the option to reserve bathroom time to be sure it is available for your personal use. This system works well, and guests cooperate and respect each others' requests. The bathroom has minty shower gel, shampoo and conditioner for you to enjoy.

The shared space includes our living room, with piano, well-stocked kitchen, and hot tub on patio. We have T.V. WiFi, and ample parking.

We keep our house very clean. We provide a simple self-serve breakfast with many organic items as well as teas and coffee. Come and enjoy our view of San Francisco Bay.

San Carlos is a cute little town in the mid-peninsula of the San Francisco Bay Area. From our home there is easy access to public transportation,(both Caltrain and SamTrans bus) just four blocks away, the local downtown full of restaurants and shops (also just 4 blocks away). Close to Hwy 101, 5 min. from Oracle, 30 minutes from San Francisco, 20 min. from SFO, 30 min from SJC,, and 20 min. from Stanford. We are in Silicon Valley. Our neighborhood and town is very peaceful and safe
We will pick you up from the SFO airport (only) for a fee of $30.00.

Johanna speaks Spanish and Bob speaks basic Spanish and German. We enjoy meeting new people and are great hosts. We lived abroad and traveled extensively.

We eat very healthy and exercise often, and find time to play tennis and run. Care to join us? We have been hosting guests through this site for over three years, and have enjoyed it tremendously. We are friendly and helpful, and our reviews speak for themselves.

We are teachers and are very busy, so other meals are on your own, unless prior arrangements are made. Washer and dryer available for your use, at no extra charge. There is a small cleaning fee to cover sheets and towels. We change your linens after each week of your stay.

When you make a reservation please give us your full name, and something about you and the other people coming with you, what you are expecting in the way of accommodations and anything else. If you want more than one room, you must book each room separately, since we are charging by the room.
(Priced at 2 people per bedroom, extra person is $20.)
We look forward to being your hosts!

Bienvenidos a nuestra casa. Tenemos 3 habitaciones disponibles con camas del tamano reina, un otro con cama doble, un bano, sala, cocina,tele, WiFI y lugar para estacionar un carro. Esta habitacion tiene una cama tamano reina, y escritorio y silla.
Podemos encontrarles en el aeropuerto de SFO solamente, para $30.00 mas.

Estamos cerca del transporte publica, muchos restaurantes, y los dos aeropuertos de San Francisco y San Jose, Oracle y la universidad de Standford. Ofrecemos un desayuno simple con cafe y te organico. Somos agradables de conocer a extranjeros y hemos viajado y vivido afurera del pais mucho. Venga a nuestra casa. Nuestro pueblo y vecindario es muy tranquilo y seguro

Cuando esta haciendo una reservacion, por favor explica algo de si mismo y los otros que vienen con Ud. Tambien nos gustaria saber un poco acerca de su visita aqui. Muchas gracias. Si le gustaria mas de una habitacion, tiene que confirmar con la otra reservacion en la red. (Si hay mas de 2 personas, cuesta $20 mas) El tarif es por cada habitacion.

Guest access

Guests have access to the living room, dining room, kitchen, patio, and of course the bathroom. We have a piano for you to play, as well.

Interaction with guests

Upon arrival, we give our guests a full tour of the house and the things we have to offer. Bob and Johanna are here to make sure you are comfortable and have things you need to feel welcomed. We live in the back of the house and do cook often. You can cook in our kitchen as well, we just might need to talk about timing.

The neighborhood

Our home is located in a very safe area. Its an easy walk into the town of San Carlos and we encourage you to check out the great local restaurants and coffee houses.

Getting around

Public transport is ideal from our home, as mentioned above. We do have a bicycle we can lend you if you need it.

Other things to note

We have the bathroom stocked with shampoo, conditioner and shower gel, as well as Q-tips. Our breakfast offerings are really healthy and tasty. They include our homemade granola, fresh fruit, milks, juices, as well as an assortment of cereals and teas, and coffee. The top shelf of our refrigerator is devoted to our guests and their breakfast items. You can also store some items in our refrigerator if you need to.
There are two parking spots on our driveway for our guests.

House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events

No more than 2 people per bedroom. We provide one set of towels and sheets per guest.
Need to be considerate and willing to pick up after yourselves. Please wash your dishes you use and put them into the dish washer.
With our water shortage, we ask you take very short showers, limit your water use and do no more than one load of laundry per week.
No drugs or smoking at all.
Please be willing to show valid ID

Safety features
Safety card
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
Fire extinguisher
First aid kit

3 nights minimum stay

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San Carlos, California, United States · Joined in November 2011
Johanna And Bob User ProfileJohanna And Bob is a superhost.

We are two teachers who have grown children that are now out on their own, out of the house. We have a comfortable and simple home to invite others to enjoy. We are very active playing tennis, running and exercising, and cooking gourmet meals. We have traveled extensively all over the world and have lived abroad, as well. Johanna loves to travel in Spanish speaking countries and Bob enjoyed teaching English in China. Johanna speaks fluent Spanish and Bob enjoys speaking basic Spanish and German. Bob is now studying anthropology and Johanna plans to become a professional chef after teaching. Bob is an avid reader, especially history, and Johanna loves Latin music .
Since we have often stayed in bed and breakfast accommodations, we know it's important to have privacy and friendly hosts, and we provide this as well as clean, comfortable accommodations. We have hosted over 500 guests and enjoy meeting new people and opening our home to others.

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