Bright, Airy Room in Temescal
1 guest
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
1 guest
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
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House Rules

Below is helpful information for you to have an enjoyable and peaceful stay at our house. We look forward to having you. Please feel free to ask any question.

Check-In / Check-Out:

- Check in is after 2pm
We will be in touch to coordinate your arrival.

- Check out is before 11am
Please leave room as you found it: take out trash, don’t leave papers or dishes. You can leave bed, and towels as is.

Getting Settled In:

- The 2nd drawer in the bathroom is where you can keep your toiletries.
- The refrigerator in the kitchen is for our guests. Keep your food in the area marked with your name.
- Dry food storage is in the bottom of the in built in cabinet. Your area is marked with your name.
- Please keep personal possessions in your room

Noise / Quiet Hours

- We realize everyone is going to be on different schedules, so we’ve adopted quiet hours from 10pm-8am. Please complete your cooking, showering, and other activities in common areas before 10pm, and limit them before 8am.
- Be mindful to shut doors as quietly as possible at all hours

Coming & Going:

- Please lock door before leaving, even if someone else is home
- Your key works on front & back door.

Cleaning:

- The house is cleaned every other week, starting at 9am. It’s advisable to tidy your room before house cleaner arrives
- After using kitchen, clean, dry and place dishes back in the cupboard after use and wipe down kitchen surfaces, including stove
- If you are staying more than 2 weeks we ask that you take your turn emptying dishwasher, taking out trash, and recycling


Kitchen & Cooking:

- Feel free to use pots, pans, utensils etc as you find them in the cupboards.
- When you’re finished cooking, clean all pots and pans, and place items in the dishwasher. If you do leave items to dry, please come back to them when your meal is finished -- no dishes are to be left drying overnight.
- Please plan your meals to be complete, including dishes, by 10pm.

Laundry / Washing Machines

- Feel free to use the washer and dryer. Remember to clean the lint trap on the dryer.
- There’s a clothesline and clothespins off the back porch for air drying.
- No laundry after 10pm

Guests

- No overnight guests, or parties.
- No pets

Bikes

- There a bike rack in the back of the house. Feel free to store your bike in the back yard. The side gate opens, and the dog fence can be unclipped from the fence to get through. It’s best to lock your bike. No bikes in the house.

Downstairs Neighbors

We have four awesome downstairs neighbors: Omar, Paula, Sam, and pug, Luna.
We ask that you tread lightly to minimize the noise for the downstairs neighbors. This includes going up/down front and back stairs and shutting doors quietly. Please do not wear high heels or other shoes that would be loud through the floor.

Cars

- Street parking is easy and free. Take notice of street cleaning signs and move your car during street cleaning hours to avoid tickets.


Welcome to Oakland,
Frank and Mackenzie


Cancellations

Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
Fire extinguisher

Availability
2 nights minimum stay

24 Reviews

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Fatima User Profile
August 2017
Had a very comfortable one month stay here. Mackenzie was great as well as the other roommate. Other reviews are spot on.

Lucy User Profile
July 2017
Don't even know where to begin! My stay with Mackenzie and Frank was awesome! They weren't around the entire time but were always super easy to contact. When they were there they were always warm and friendly. The home is beautifully decorated and looks just as the pictures showed. I felt comfortable hanging out in the living room or the dining room with no problem. I really did feel very at home, which was perfect because I stayed for about a month and a half. The home isn't actually in Temescal (I don't think). I'm pretty sure it's the neighborhood near Temescal. Anyways something to note if you are looking for that neighborhood in particular. I felt safe walking during the day (although I mostly biked or drove) but I personally wouldn't walk at night. However, Oakland is super easy to get around and you can get around almost anywhere for a $4 Uber. That said, I would absolutely stay again. You do stay with another airbnb person (if it's booked) and if you're lucky you'll get an awesome roommate, like I did! Overall awesome stay! Loved my home away from home!

Veronica User Profile
June 2017
Such a great stay!!! Highly recommend!

Karen User Profile
December 2016
It was such a nice place to stay, quiet and clean, with great hosts! During my almost four month stay I felt like home. Lovely room with very confortable bed and plenty of shelf! A great plus was the cleaning every other week! I can definitely recommend this place!

Pranay User Profile
September 2016
I stayed with Frank and Mackenzie for three months over the summer. They were kind and friendly hosts. The living arrangement exceeded my expectations. The house was very quiet and clean amidst a friendly neighbourhood. My room was comfortable too and I also loved the interior decor. The kitchen was well stocked with all required utensils. The only thing I wished is for the BART station to be a bit closer (It's a 20 minute walk) but I ended up getting a bike which worked out well (They have a bike stand in the backyard which is convenient.). Would highly recommend staying here !

Sunghoon User Profile
June 2016
Mackenzie and Frank are great hosts. I stayed for a month, and I enjoyed my stay with them a lot. They provided all the information I needed before I got there, and they were very helpful while staying. Lovely house with a comfy, quiet room, and a clean bathroom and kitchen. Walkable distance to either MacArthur Station or Ashby Station, or you can take a bus right near the house to the station. Highly recommend to stay.

Greg User Profile
May 2016
Frank and Mackenzie were wonderful hosts with a great place. The listing was completely accurate and I couldn't of asked for a better place to stay. During my 2-month stay, Frank and Mackenzie provided a pleasant experience with various advice, conversation, and privacy. The room was just what I needed for my temporary stay. The place is centrally located with the Ashby or MacArthur BART stations. Various shops, stores, and farmer's markets are in the general vicinity. I am very appreciative to them for opening their house to me and allowing me to stay. It was especially nice as I am new to the area. Street Parking is easy and no problems with anyone that has a vehicle.

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Oakland, California, United StatesJoined in July 2012
Mackenzie And Frank User ProfileMackenzie And Frank is a superhost.

We love living in Oakland, and enjoy bike riding, going to concerts, traveling and drinking good beer.

Languages: Deutsch, Nederlands
Response rate: 90%
Response time: within a day

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