About this listing
25 miles east of San Francisco - great access to the City, San Jose, Marin, Napa (45 minutes away), Sonoma, Santa Cruz, Sacramento, Monterey, Yosemite, Lake Tahoe (2.5 hrs away.) Three minutes from Interstate 680 and Highway 24.
Lovely wooded and hilly neighborhood with supermarkets, drugstore and restaurants within 1/2 mile. Private backyard with Italian-style patio for enjoying your morning coffee or evening dinner. High end shopping and restaurants in downtown Walnut Creek 2.5 miles away (5 minute drive) or Lafayette 4 miles away (8 minute drive) or Pleasant Hill 2.5 miles away (5 minute drive).
Easy street parking in front of home without restrictions. NOTE: I am not close to public transportation. Best to have a car to stay here. Pleasant Hill and Walnut Creek BART stations just 2 miles away. You can drive to BART stations and park for a $3.00 fee for the day M-F; free on weekends.
Close to hiking and biking trails. Private neighborhood pool club access at $4 per person per visit (seasonal: open May - September).
Comfortable double foam mattress futon bed sleeps one comfortably. Full bath right outside bedroom across hallway. I provide a bathrobe for you to use.
Full access to kitchen and living rooms and outdoor BBQ and fire pit. Laundry available. Wireless high-speed internet. Home alarm system. Smoking allowed outside.
Also good extended stay location for Temporary Housing, Short Term Rental, Corporate Housing, Furnished Housing
Kitchen, living room, family/dining room, patio, laundry.
Interaction with guests
I interact with my guests as much as they want to converse or request information about the area.
Lots of trees in this older neighborhood. Nearby (walking distance), we have a shopping center, park, bike and walking trails. 20 minutes to top of ridge for a panoramic view.
BEST TO HAVE A CAR - it's 2 miles to the BART (train) station. Lyft or Uber charges approximately $7-$8 to BART station from my home.
Downtown San Francisco is a 25 to 35 minute BART ride from Walnut Creek station (depending on commute time.)
Lots of parking in front of house without any restrictions.
Other things to note
Other items available for use: hairdryer, iron and ironing board, umbrellas, jackets (San Francisco is cold in the summer and I will not let you freeze), coolers, ice packs, cable TV, band-aids, etc.
NOTE: The security deposit will not be charged to your booking. It will be incurred only if you set off a false alarm by misuse of the security keypad and the police unnecessarily come to the home. It is EASY TO USE; you just need to be mindful; conscientious and pay attention.
No problem whatever time of day or night you are coming in or going out.
Security alarm system in home to PROTECT YOUR POSSESSIONS and mine. If a false alarm is set off and the police department unnecessarily come to my home, the security deposit fee will be incurred.
Smoking allowed outside only.
Front loader washer / dryer with laundry detergent available to use.
Cancel up to 5 days before your trip and get a full refund, including service fees.