San Francisco Twin Peaks Great view

Apartment - Entire home/apt · Portola Dr, San Francisco, CA 94131, United States

Voted top San Francisco vacation apartment on TripAdvisor 2009/10/11/12/13
Twin Peaks has the best view in the whole city.

The Space

Location, Location, Location, The View, The View, The View.
Being almost at the geographical center of San Francisco there is no finer place to see the city than atop Twin Peaks. With its panoramic views, Twin Peaks is a must-stop on every tourist’s list of places to go. Location, Location, Location, 2 minutes to The Castro, Noe Valley, Diamond Heights and West Portal. Bus stop only a few steps away, 3 blocks to supermarket.
Enjoy everything San Francisco has to offer, then come home to a luxurious apartment and enjoy the best view in the whole city.
Distance by car to Top Tourist sites from the Apartment:
•Union Square: Time: 11 minutes,3.85 miles
•Golden Gate Bridge: Time: 17 minutes,7.31 miles
•Golden Gate Park: Time: 5 minutes, 2.31 miles
•Fisherman’s Wharf: Time: 16 minutes,5.36 miles
•Presidio: Time 12 minutes,3.94 miles
•Castro: Time: 3 minutes,1 mile
•Noe Valley: Time 3 minutes,1 mile
•The Mission: Time: 7 minutes,2.60 miles

My apartment has it all, Big Queen Sleigh Bed, Single pull out Trundle bed, Double sofa bed.
Dining room with seating for 4 people, Fully equipped Kitchen, HIGH DEFINITION LCD TV, ,LAPTOP COMPUTER WITH COMCAST HIGH SPEED INTERNET CONNECTION,
NETFLIX on Demand with thousands of FREE Movies to watch, Lots of DVD movies and books for you to enjoy during your stay, Lots of free street parking, plus we have a Laundry room.
BABYSITTING, my Daughter can babysit any night, advance notice required.
If you are here on business or as a tourist and wish to feel the real San Francisco, then my apartment is the logical place. Do not get ripped off in the high priced tourist restaurants, eat where the locals eat, there are many Ethnic restaurants within a few blocks. Have a beer at some of the best neighborhood bars in the city.
Everything is supplied: Towels, Linens, Soap, Shampoo, Conditioner, Iron and Free Laundry & Detergent.
I own the building, The apartment is located in a 4 unit building, I live in apartment number 4, so just knock on my door if you should need anything during your stay.
Baby sitter can be arranged with advance notice.

Golden Gate Park:
The California Academy of Sciences
Its fantastic, you have to go, 930am to 5pm,
the admission price is kind of high,$24.95 and $14.95 for kids,
But its worth it,
You simply must rent a boat in Stowe Lake or explore the park by bike. Stowe Lake Bike & Boat Rentals, 50 Stow Lake Dr.,

Muni Bus system: If you intend to ride the cable cars, then it is cheaper to buy a bus pass, the bus fares are $2 and the cable cars are $6 so it’s better value to get a bus pass. The passes are for consecutive days.

Passports may be purchased on the Muni website or at the Airport, SFO Information Booth (Baggage Claim area)
For more information on Muni Passports, please call me at the number listed below.
• 1-day Passport $14
• 3-day Passport $22
• 7-day Passport $28
The cheapest way to get to the apartment from SFO is a door to door Super Shuttle, it costs about $17 per person one way, if there are 3 or more people then a Taxi is cheaper, about $40.

***EXTRA, EXTRA, EXTRA, I have a second location, A one bedroom apartment located close to Golden Gate park, sleeps up to 5.

Interaction with Guests

We live in Apartment # 4, Just knock on door anytime if you need anything.

The Neighborhood

Lots of free street parking directly outside the apartment.
TripAdvisor Twin Peaks area,
Visitor rating
Excellent 841
Very good 353

Getting around

Bus stop one block away.

Room type: Entire home/apt
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 5
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Extra people: No Charge
Minimum Stay: 3 nights
Weekly Price: $1295 /week
Monthly Price: $3995 /month
Cleaning Fee: $70
Check In: 4:00 PM
Check Out: 10:00 AM
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Cancellation: Strict

Overall Guest Satisfaction

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  • A great place- Spacious & comfortable with amazing city views! All instructions were great & detailed. Great location. Paul was very kind. Will def stay again.

    December 2013
  • Perfect place to stay in San Francisco, great view!
    Thanks for the good time there, would live to come back.
    Best wishes
    Martin

    October 2013
  • Staying in Pauls Twin Peaks appartment was a Great experience. Everything was very pleasant and easy, starting with the friendly e-mail from Paul confirming our booking, and giving directions for Check-in. The comprehensive suggestions for dining, shopping, sight-seeing were very helpfull. We saved more than 30$ on our shopping at Safeway, using Pauls rebate Club Card!
    I can confirm everything stated in the description for this Great Location.

    September 2013
  • I stayed here at Paul's listing in Twin Peaks with 4 other adult friends, and it was much more than enough. Only a short drive down the hill to the Castro district (Ike's Sandwiches are the best!) and an even shorter drive up the hill to the top of Twin Peaks. Paul was very accommodating and an extremely nice guy. His place is very clean and spacious, and it had everything we needed and more. Thanks, Paul!

    June 2013
  • Access was clearly communicated and easily followed and carred out. The apartment was clean and well presented and in a great location. Details of suggested activities were clearly laid out and communication with Paul was good.We had a most enjoyable stay.

    June 2013
  • Paul is an excellent host and his place is just as described and pictured. A nice stay in a beautiful city!

    April 2013
  • Pauls place was absolutley perfect! the location was great, the view was incredible and the value was excellent! Prior to my trip the follow up information from Paul (not excpecting Paul to meet me) was impressive as it was very detailed making my arrival very much stress free. I was pleased to find further detailed instructions and recomendations in the apartment as well as WIFI and a full size laptop on site. I would certainaly recommend anyone consider this stay for its great location, great veiws and professional host.

    Sincerely
    Paul M Keohan

    April 2013
  • What a wonderful place. Minutes away from Noe Valley and much of the best of San Franciso. Paul's apartment has everything you need plus a breathtaking view.

    March 2013
  • Our travel group included our 2 small kids and their grandma, so Paul's rental was the perfect place to give everyone their own space. Perfect location, easy parking, and a great overall experience.

    Wake up to a beautiful view, take a shower in a clean and comfortable bathroom, make your own breakfast/coffee, then go see everything that San Francisco has to offer.

    The rental was so great that we never actually had to bother Paul during our stay. Getting into the rental, setting up the beds, using the tv and internet, and checking out were all perfectly documented.

    I really hope that Paul's rental will be available again the next time we come to San Francisco!

    January 2013
  • Our stay at Paul's place at Twin Peaks was wonderful. I personally did not meet Paul as my husband and I arrived late but the other couple we were traveling with checked in and said he was very helpful and made them feel welcome. If we had not stayed there, we may have missed several interesting and fun places in San Francisco recommended by Paul. And the view from the apt was beautiful. We felt right at home. I highly recommend Paul as a host.

    January 2013
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I am from Ireland and Debbie is from Brazil, we have lived in San Francisco for over 25 years. I used to own and manage a travel agency, Debbie is a language teacher, she teaches Portuguese, Spanish and French. We have both visited over 60 countries and have stayed in tons of hotels and vacation apartments. We have stayed in good vacation and fantastic vacation apartments. We like to think our two San Francisco vacation apartments are in the "Fantastic" range. We are very happy that we have never had a negative review. We absolutely love San Francisco and like to share recommendations on our favorite restaurants and places to see etc. Many Thanks Paul & Debbie
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