Gorgeous artistic, former photography gallery, sun filled room w high ceilings, separate entrance and private full bath with club-foot sitting bath tub. We try to remind our guests to be mindful in the common areas to keep their voices low and handle the door gently yet on occasion there could be noise. The Room is next to the kitchen and front door.
This squeaky clean room ( a former photo gallery) is bright, warm and with incredible natural light, wooden maple floors and long curtains to secure your privacy. You have a table with lamp, two old fashioned oak chairs as well as a cozy rocking chair and an extra standing lamp.
It features a separate entrance plus a private bathroom. You have your own porch with teak chairs and small teak table and view into a sweet garden.
The floor of this old-fashioned bathroom has black and white tile, claw-foot bathtub and wainscoting. Overhead shower available upstairs.
This room is perfect for one or two guests.
Our gourmet kitchen is free for you to use with all condiments, good knives, and enough pots and pans.
Plenty of fresh sheets and towels as needed along with soaps, bath oils, shampoos and conditioner. Each bath room has a leather pouches with anything you might have forgotten, i.e. toothbrushes, toothpaste, floss, earplugs, eye shades etc. etc.
Just take what you need and let me know so I can replace it.
Interaction with guests
We are very respectful of our guests privacy. There are many Boardgames, like chess and backgammon as well as card games, Monopoly or the like. We even can transform our dining table into a ping-pong table. Inquire about our Thursdays gaming afternoons.
We also feature a piano.
Other things to note
Dogs will be considered at an extra cleaning fee. Even though you are visiting California it is often very cold so we advise to bring all your creature comforts of house shoes and thick socks, thermal underwear, hats, gloves and downs and fleece. We heat our house with a wood burning stove, gas heater and push-ups (just kidding).
Only for Pet Owners:
Please describe your dog ( breed , size etc ) before booking.
There is a canine guest fee of $ 25.00 per night (as there is for an additional human.
Please bring your crate for the times you may not be able to attend to your pet. We would prefer you keep your pet in your room .
We kindly ask you to adhere to the following:
- Please wear socks (and slippers) inside the house. Walk gingerly.
- Leave your shoes at the entrance.
- Please open and close all doors softly.
- Smoking is allowed on balconies, decks, porch and garden.
- Turn lights OFF when you leave a room.
- After 10 PM quiet time.
We are Martina , Michael and Dylan, a fun loving international family dedicated to kindness, the outdoors, education, good nutrition, and progressive politics. We love to travel and have been on several continents already. We always enjoy learning about other cultures and ways of life. With our home we created a habitat of happiness, a home away from home where everyone of all backgrounds and foregrounds and of all religions or none are welcome. We are wireless, cook mostly organic foods and get our groceries from the Berkeley Bowl and from our local Farmers Markets. We live sustainably.
Please enjoy the tranquility of our custom build home with a sweet garden and deck along with native California plants. We usually share our house with several other guests.