About this listing
This 1-bedroom condo unit is at the SM Berkeley Residences at Katipunan Ave. It has a convenient location, fronting schools like Ateneo de Manila University & Miriam College, and is near University of the Philippines Diliman.
This 22-sqm 1-bedroom condominium unit, fronting schools like Ateneo de Manila University, Miriam College, and University of the Philippines Diliman, is perfect for exchange students and other travelers or visitors to Quezon City.
The unit itself is fully-furnished with appliances (TV, refrigerator, aircon, microwave, electric stove, rice cooker, etc.), furniture (single bed with pullout, cabinets, dining table, study table), water heater (shower), cooking and dining utensils, basic bed, toilet and bath items.
Overall, the unit is small but cozy, and is an inexpensive but convenient option to a hotel. It is located in a quiet, secure and readily-accessible neighborhood with most necessities within walking distance from the building.
Internet and cable TV already available in the unit. Building amenities available include wifi-equipped Student Lounge, kiddie & adult pools, banks, mini-pharmacy, currency exchange facility and grocery on the ground floor.
Interaction with Guests
As the host is usually at work, guests are usually met upon check-in and check-out. Most communication is done through text/call or email. Troubleshooting of utilities can also be facilitated as well as introduction to the cleaning staff. Guests can expect regular weekly changes in towels & sheets, and on-call cleaning services (once every 1-2wks, both by appointment).
Quiet neighborhood, minimal pollution, views of trees and great landscapes on 2 or 3 sides of the building. Window provides an almost panoramic view of the Miriam College and Ateneo grounds.
The building itself has no gym, but a Gold's Gym facility is just a 5-10min walk away. There are lots of fastfood shops (McDonald's, KFC, Kenny Roger's Roasters, Jollibee, etc.), restaurants (Pizza Hut, Bon Chon Chicken, Kebab Factory, Japanese/Chinese/Mexican restaurants) and coffee/tea shops (Figaro, Seattle's Best, Serenitea, Starbucks, etc.). Beauty salons and laundry shops are also just a 5-10min walk away.
Also within a 5-10min walk is the newly constructed UP Town Center (an Ayala mall), with stores offering mostly restaurant choices, coffee shops and clothing stores (Cotton On, Aeropostale, etc.)
Easily accessible to public transport (tricycle, jeep and taxi), light rail transit (Katipunan Station LRT2). Also near banks (BPI, BDO, Metrobank, Security Bank, etc.) churches (Sta. Clara, inside UP Diliman/Ateneo,) and hospitals (Quirino Memorial, World Citi Hospital, St. Luke's Hospital, The Medical City).
Other Things to Note
Building is furnished with 4 functional elevators, a welcoming and elegant lobby and emergency generators. Security is tight in all areas of the building including parking.
1. Maximum of 3 guests. Additional guests subject to consideration.
2. Check-in and check-out time between 7am to 7pm. Presence of unit owner or authorized representative is required by security officers of the building prior to entry/exit.
3. Prepare valid ID (government-issued) or photocopy of passport for inspection by security/reception people upon entry.
4. Additional cleaning fees will be charged after inspection as needed. Mandatory for weekly and monthly rentals.