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Spacious, high ceilings, lots of natural light.Cozy kitchen and dining.
Simple galley-style kitchen with stove top, microwave, electric kettle and small under-counter refrigerator. Stocked with basics - tea, coffee, milk, breakfast needs, herbs + spices, olive oil, etc.
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Private Garden Studio

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Donald

Private Garden Studio

2 guests
Studio
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
Studio
1 bed
1 bath
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Donald is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Outstanding hospitality17 recent guests said this host offered outstanding hospitality.
Sparkling clean12 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.

Our sunny, ground floor, studio has floor to ceiling glass doors opening on to an amazing private jungle garden. It's just a short walk to the BART train and only one stop from the bustling downtowns of San Francisco and Oakland.

Amenities

Kitchen
Wifi
Breakfast
Laptop friendly workspace
Hangers
Dryer

Sleeping arrangements

Common spaces
1 queen bed

House Rules

No smoking
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 2PM
Check out by 11AM
Self check-in with lockbox

Availability

109 Reviews

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Gina User Profile
Gina
August 2018
Unfortunately Donald and Sandra were away during our stay however, their friend Susan was there and very nice and helpful. We had a wonderful stay and loved the studio. There were snacks and drinks and any kind of toiletries that you may have forgotten. Not to mention this studio…
Robert User Profile
Robert
July 2018
This place was great! Donald and Sandra were awesome! I loved the tips they gave us to get around, they helped us out a lot!
Karsten User Profile
Karsten
July 2018
We had a fantastic stay here. Donald and Sandra were awesome hosts and were always available if we needed anything. They were friendly and thoughtful and provided us with so many ideas for what to see and do in the area, I wish we had more time! Donald even let us take a peek at …
Donald User Profile
Response from Donald:
Thanks Karsten and VJ. Come back and visit again some time. All the best, D+S.
July 2018
Jeanine User Profile
Jeanine
July 2018
My mom and I stayed for four nights. Sandra and Donald are excellent hosts, and we loved having the beautiful garden to come back to after a day of hiking or shopping.
Sara User Profile
Sara
June 2018
Donald and Sondra were extremely pleasant and responsive which helped us make ourselves comfortable. Sondra went over the area in detail including hot spots to visit and how to move around the Bay Area. The apartment was stocked with all the essentials including toiletries, linen…
Daniel User Profile
Daniel
June 2018
Highly recommend. The space, its amenities, proximity to BART, and its wonderful hosts barely scratch the surface for why I would stay here again. It is West Oakland so just be aware of your surroundings like anywhere in the city but if you are looking to save some money by not…
Renee User Profile
Renee
May 2018
The stay was nice , the neighborhood was a little sketchy,( I was scared to walk through at night) but his place was definitely beautiful. Had the loveliest garden.

Hosted by Donald

Oakland, California, United StatesJoined in June 2012
Donald User Profile
115 Reviews
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Donald is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Artist and Art College Professor, surfer, traveller, Australian expatriate.
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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