Bathroom is big enough :)You have writing desk, computer desk and television in your room
Private bath+ Hike/Bike/TransitScore97+

Private room

2 Guests

1 Bedroom

1 Bed

Private room

2 Guests

1 Bedroom

1 Bed

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About this listing

Guest often comment on how quiet it is, given the location in the middle of a busy neighborhood.
The bed, too, gets well reviewed! Good mattress and pillows.
The room is close to the front door so it's easy to come and go as you wish :)

The space
Accommodates: 2
Bathrooms: 1 (Private bathroom)
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Check In: Anytime after 3PM
Check Out: 11AM
Pet Owner: Cat(s)
Room type: Private room


Extra people: No Charge
Cleaning Fee: $25
Security Deposit: $300
Weekly Discount: 10%
Weekend Price: $150 / night
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The space

The master suite in my third floor (no elevator) condo is spacious,light,quiet and welcoming. Queen bed for your comfort.

You are welcome to share living space with Thriller, the black cat, and me. Additionally, Patrick is here to work early each morning. Other BnB guests most weekends (they share my bath, you have your private bath).

Dolores Park, Mission Dolores, the trendy Valencia Street corridor are all just over a block away. Lots of new and established restaurants near-by including Delfina, Tartine Bakery, and so many others.

Walk to the Castro, Noe Valley and more.
This is a transportation-rich area.
J-Church Muni line is 1.5 blocks away,
BART is an easy 5 block walk, buses abound.
The F-Line is an easy walk to Market Street. Take it to Fisherman's Wharf (do get off for a visit to the Ferry Building at the foot of Market Street. Locals are seen here rather than at the Wharf or Pier 39 :) Old and imported street cars travel above ground (as opposed to BART and the J-Church,etc. which go underground on Market St.) The Embarcadero is very lively. It's where you depart to Alcatraz and to other ferry destinations.

SF water is need to buy bottles. Our Hetch-Hetchy/Yosemite water tests better than most paid-for-by-the-bottle water. I never use a filter just drink from the faucet water.
SF weather is variable. By which I mean it changes from minute to minute, street to street. FAR TOO MANY visitors have to buy extra layers here to be comfortable (yes, even in summer - in fact, especially in summer when the fog rolls in...which is why Mark Twain is quoted as having said "the coldest winter I ever spent was a summer in San Francisco!)

Parking - Street parking here is difficult, especially during the week (2 hr.limit) Garage at Hoff St x 16th is one of the closest. You might check parkopedia ap as well. Tickets in SF are $60+, towing will cost you $500+ and we have an issue with break-ins. If you park near here leave NO thing at all showing or you invite a broken window, sad to say.

Interaction with guests

Our paths will cross while you visit.
Happily give you my primary phone number so you can text me,
even when out and about, with questions.
DO ask if you need cups, glasses, etc. (if the maid did not leave glasses in you bathroom, etc.)

The neighborhood

Great list for all of SF=

Getting around

Public transit is excellent here and if walking 'works' for you, it's ideal. A car is not a great idea as parking is sparse and expensive. Tickets are $60+, being towed will set you back $500+.
If at all possible, do SF by transit and on foot.

Other things to note

***Please do bring at least a windbreaker.***
SF is often windy and chilly, at least some of the time. I carry/wear my light-weight down parka most of the time - honestly.
Please read the item re parking if you are driving. STR-0000504

House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
May not be safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check in is anytime after 3PM

-Guests/friends only w prior permission, not over-night
-3 o'clock check-in or as we arrange
-Check-out time is 11AM
-Lock the deadbolt if you are the last person in at night

NOTE: SF weather is variable. By which I mean it changes from minute to minute, street to street. FAR TOO MANY visitors have to buy extra layers here to be comfortable (yes, even in summer - in fact, especially in summer when the fog rolls in - it's why Mark Twain is quoted as having said "the coldest winter I ever spent was a summer in San Francisco!)



Cancel up to 5 days before your trip and get a full refund, including service fees.

Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
Fire extinguisher
First aid kit

2 nights minimum stay

253 Reviews

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Arthur User Profile
May 2017
Great Airbnb. In one of the best SF neighbourhood. Walkable distance to a lot of great places, good restaurants and little shops. The house was good, communication really really easy which made the check-in/check-out really quick. I recommend it 100% and will definitely go back.

Alice User Profile
May 2017
Great location, comfortable, room was wonderful with private bath and roomy. Easy to access public transport, lovely Delores park near by, and close to local restaurants and small grocery stores, movie theaters, small shops, etc. Thriller the cat was delightful
Jan User ProfileJan is a superhost.
Response from Jan:
Glad you had a good stay!
May 2017

Monica User Profile
May 2017
For mission district a perfect location. Lots of eateries around, Dolores Park, uber taxi's know the address, easy and gated.

Carina User Profile
April 2017
It was lovely to stay with Jan. The room had a separate bathroom and was cosy and quiet. Jan is an excellent host. She is always open for a good conversation but also respects your privacy if wanted. I would always book her room again for future trips and am looking forward to see Jan and the cat Thriller again in my life.
Jan User ProfileJan is a superhost.
Response from Jan:
We look forward to your return, Carina!
April 2017

Jasandeep User Profile
April 2017
It was nice staying at Jan's place. The place is quite close to nice restaurants and it was fun speaking to Jan on variety of topics. It close to all touristi places in SF city(with left/uber). I will recommend this place.
Jan User ProfileJan is a superhost.
Response from Jan:
Recommendations always appreciated!
April 2017

Jorge User Profile
April 2017
Wonderful everything!
Jan User ProfileJan is a superhost.
Response from Jan:
Appreciate succinct :)
April 2017

Jen User Profile
April 2017
Jan's apartment was easy-to-access from the BART in a quiet neighborhood near the Mission District. Unfortunately we were only able to stay for a couple of nights so we couldn't take full advantage of her tips for exploring the city, but the room was clean and comfortable, and we enjoyed having the private bathroom. She made it easy for us to check in a little early and leave our bags after checkout so we had a little more time to explore the city before we left.

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San Francisco, California, United States · Joined in November 2012
Jan User ProfileJan is a superhost.

Welcome to my home! I’ve lived here in my condo on Oakwood St. for over ten years. Fell in love with San Francisco when I was here in college at SF State and have been 'at home' here since.

Since landing in SF I’ve traveled regularly, from Germany to Russia, from Vietnam to China. I love to hike, and belong to the Bay Area Ridge Trail. I'd be happy to recommend local hikes, both long and short! Among the things I enjoy are movies, reading, ballet, progressive thought, and conversation - especially over good food and wine, both out and at my table.

You'll be comfortable in my home if you're like previous guests and quite happy with the area you've chosen. My neighborhood is lively, centrally located, and provides plenty to do—if you want, I can recommend restaurants, cafes, theatres, shops and more. We'll enjoy chatting if you wish, I'll leave you alone if you want privacy.

Response rate: 100%
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Response time: within an hour
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