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Magical Private Retreat-Tilden Park

Marty is a superhost.

Magical Private Retreat-Tilden Park

2 guests1 bedroom1 bed2 baths
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
2 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the guest suite to yourself.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
Sparkling clean
17 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Marty is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

Charming garden apartment adjacent to Tilden Park. Acres of hiking, swimming, biking, wildlife and tranquility. Newly remodeled with great amenities. 2.5 miles to UC Berkeley & downtown. Close to great restaurants & shopping . One block to bus.


Free parking on premises
Cable TV

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed



228 reviews
Samuel User Profile
February 2020
Some hosts really know what they’re doing and boy does it show. What a lovely quiet and incredibly romantic place. It was spotlessly clean and beautifully decorated, and they even left a few things for us in the refrigerator to nosh on. They had created a guidebook with local…
Aaron User Profile
February 2020
Marty's place is beautiful. You're going to love it. Its cozy, warm and inviting.
Matthew User Profile
February 2020
I've (or my wife and I've) stayed at Marty's multiple times -- and each visit has been superb. The casita is beautifully and colorfully decorated, and reflects the taste, travels, and talents of Marty and Dean. The bed is comfortable, the kitchen well-stocked, and the location…
Marjorie User Profile
January 2020
Lovely charming home to stay in in the beautiful Berkeley hills. Everything was just wonderful, super clean space, very peaceful and quiet, comfortable bed, fabulous shower and kitchen. Loved having a driveway spot for parking. Beautiful trees right outside surrounding the…
Karen User Profile
January 2020
Absolutely charming, well maintained and welcoming 1 bedroom, with complete privacy and small, private garden. Perfect kitchen, well-outfitted with thoughtful touches like tea and coffee with half and half, along with fresh fruit waiting for us on our arrival!
Karen And Randy User Profile
Karen And Randy
January 2020
This rental is in a beautiful location - near Tilden Park and close to north Berkeley. It might seem a little out of the way, though if you have the temerity to drive up and down Marin Avenue (originally built for a cable car that was never put in), you can be in downtown…
Aaron User Profile
December 2019
My wife and I truly enjoyed our stay at this magical Berkeley cottage. The amenities provided, the art work chosen and the overall peaceful feeling of the space are evidence of the thoughtfulness and care taken by the host to make your stay memorable. With a straight shot down…
Marty User Profile
Response from Marty:
Once again - thank you so much for being such wonderful guests. Really appreciate the condition of your house - hardly a thing to do for the next guest!! You are great!
December 2019

Hosted by Marty

Berkeley, CAJoined in May 2014
Marty User Profile
228 Reviews
Marty is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
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The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 3:00 PM
Checkout: 11:00 AM
Self check-in with lockbox
After 3:00 PM
11:00 AM

House Rules

  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events