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Romantic Garden Cottage, Best Albany Location!

Romantic Garden Cottage, Best Albany Location!

2 guests
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bed
1 bath

This cute cozy cottage is the perfect spot for a couple or solo traveler. Nestled in a fruit-tree filled yard, the space is bright and welcoming, with everything you need for a comfortable stay. Situated in one of the East Bay's best neighborhoods and just a few blocks from BART and bus lines, this is the perfect spot from which to seamlessly explore most corners of the San Francisco Bay Area. With a wide variety of shops, services, and restaurants nearby, this spot is sure to please!


Laptop friendly workspace
Hair dryer

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 4PM
Check out by 11AM
Self check-in with keypad


Accessible-height toilet
Accessible-height bed

60 Reviews

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Valarie User Profile
April 2018
This space is wonderful! It is clean, pretty, and stocked with everything you could need. The outdoor space is beautiful - I arrived after dark and could immediately smell the wonderful flowers! The cottage is a block away from a shopping center, including a grocery store, restau…

Andres User Profile
April 2018
Thank you! It is a very clean and nivel Home. Near the BART Station

Katie User Profile
April 2018
We loved our stay at Karen and Mike’s. It’s perfect for when you are visiting family but you want your own bed and bathroom. Teeny tiny space, but it was just what we needed. Karen and Mike provided a pac n play for our baby to sleep in and additionally left us some baby items to…

Evan User Profile
April 2018
A great place to stay for a single traveler or couple. Has everything you need. Close to shops, coffee, and food. I hope their place is available the next time I come through the San Fran area.

Nasiha User Profile
April 2018
I loved staying at this adorable cottage, my only regret was not being able to stay for longer. The bed was beyond comfortable and I loved the shower. I will definitely stay here again.

Kyah User Profile
March 2018
Awesome little cottage. We truly enjoyed our stay.

Michael User Profile
March 2018
Clean and quiet.

Hosted by Karen & Mike

Albany, California, United StatesJoined in June 2012
Karen & Mike User Profile
117 Reviews
Karen & Mike is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
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Albany, CA, United States

Albany is a safe, welcoming, and diverse community that borders on Berkeley to the south & east, the San Francisco Bay to the west, and El Cerrito to the north.
**Just steps from the house: All the …

Getting around

Getting around
This area has a walk score of 91 and is truly a "walker's paradise" where a car is not required.
**El Cerrito Plaza BART station is a 5-8 minute walk. You are a short ride away from …

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