CHESTNUT HAUS | CALIFORNIA Quiet Neighborhood "Bike Blvd" Slow Street | Gated Parking | King Bed | LrgYard

  • Island of Alameda Spirits Alley (distilleries & tasting rooms)
    Island of Alameda Spirits Alley (distilleries & tasting rooms)
  • Renovated kitchen with newer stainless steel appliances, quality pots/pans and knives.
    Renovated kitchen with newer stainless steel appliances, quality pots/pans and knives.
  • Open concept living area & well-stocked for longer-term stays
    Open concept living area & well-stocked for longer-term stays
  • Enjoy light-filled living areas with Eternity Modern & Restoration Hardware furnishings
    Enjoy light-filled living areas with Eternity Modern & Restoration Hardware furnishings
  • Beautiful morning sunlight filters through big windows
    Beautiful morning sunlight filters through big windows
  • Enjoy the quiet mornings with coffee or sunsets with a glass of wine or seltzer
    Enjoy the quiet mornings with coffee or sunsets with a glass of wine or seltzer
  • Relax in an expansive & beautifully landscaped backyard
    Relax in an expansive & beautifully landscaped backyard
  • Restoration & Eternity Modern furnishings
    Restoration & Eternity Modern furnishings
  • Enjoy the off-shore breezes on the island of Alameda
    Enjoy the off-shore breezes on the island of Alameda
  • A landscaped home with designated parking - a place you can call home
    A landscaped home with designated parking - a place you can call home
  • Huge landscaped yard to enjoy and entertain with deck and outdoor dining area!
    Huge landscaped yard to enjoy and entertain with deck and outdoor dining area!
  • Everything you need to cook your favorite meal!
    Everything you need to cook your favorite meal!
  • Sunny window bench to read a book or take a nap in the sun
    Sunny window bench to read a book or take a nap in the sun
  • We even have a library for our readaholics!
    We even have a library for our readaholics!
  • Full remodeled bathroom with glass-framed shower and custom mirror
    Full remodeled bathroom with glass-framed shower and custom mirror
  • We provide quality bath products
    We provide quality bath products
  • King-size Posturepedic Black Edition bed w/ ensuite 1/2 bathroom
    King-size Posturepedic Black Edition bed w/ ensuite 1/2 bathroom
  • King-size Posturepedic Black Edition bed w/ ensuite .5 bathroom
    King-size Posturepedic Black Edition bed w/ ensuite .5 bathroom
  • King-size Posturepedic Black Edition bed w/ ensuite .5 bathroom
    King-size Posturepedic Black Edition bed w/ ensuite .5 bathroom
  • Enjoy the cool off-shore breezes on the island of Alameda
    Enjoy the cool off-shore breezes on the island of Alameda
  • Alameda island has a perfect climate all year long
    Alameda island has a perfect climate all year long
  • Plenty of room to entertain with outdoor Dining Table
    Plenty of room to entertain with outdoor Dining Table
  • Lots of nooks in the yard to relax and escape in a oasis but close to SF
    Lots of nooks in the yard to relax and escape in a oasis but close to SF
  • Of course we have a palm tree view on the island of Alameda!
    Of course we have a palm tree view on the island of Alameda!
  • Walking distance to deli's, coffee and groceries
    Walking distance to deli's, coffee and groceries
  • Alameda Ferries 20 min to SF: Seaplane Lagoon, Main St & Harbor Bay
    Alameda Ferries 20 min to SF: Seaplane Lagoon, Main St & Harbor Bay
  • Walking distance to deli's, coffee and groceries
    Walking distance to deli's, coffee and groceries
  • Ole's Waffle Shop
    Ole's Waffle Shop
  • Best Ice Cream in Town
    Best Ice Cream in Town
  • Best beaches in the Bay Area
    Best beaches in the Bay Area
$119/night
2 Bedrooms • 2 Baths (1 full, 1 half) • Sleeps 1-2
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Private home in quiet, established neighborhood on "Bike Blvd"/Slow Street, close to downtown ✺ New 200 sq ft deck overlooking spacious yard ✺ King-size Posturepedic Black Edition bed w/ ensuite 1/2 bathroom ✺ Remodeled Full bathroom: "marbled" tile & frameless glass shower ✺ FastWi-Fi & Apple TV
1 min walk to Express Transit 51A
10 min ⭆Oakland Airport
15-20 min ⭆SFO

★ See our 5 star Reviews & Recommendations below from our Airbnb/VRBO guests!
Dedicated Secure Parking
- King-size Posturepedic Black Edition bed - ensuite 1/2 bathroom. Ample-sized closet leading to private 1/2 bath.
- FULLY EQUIPPED KITCHEN with newer appliances - kitchen bar seating plus dedicated dining table for 2.
- FULLY EQUIPPED BATHROOMS fluffy towels, shampoo, soaps and hair dryer
- Full-sized bathroom with "marbled" tile and frameless glass shower
- 2nd Room is partially furnished with hanging dresser. Can be used as office/media space or yoga room.
- Hardwood floors, high ceilings, recessed lighting, ceiling fans, long windows & sunny window bench
- XFinity High Speed Wifi / Apple TV - Amazon Alexa and Logitech sound system
- Washer and Dryer included for your convenience but not listed as an amenity

Discover the perfect retreat just 2 blocks from the shoreline. Our home’s location is next to “slow traffic/bike boulevard ” & offers the idyllic morning walk to kickstart your day. Note: there are 2 rooms but only one King bed so inquire before requesting to book for tailored options.

You'll enjoy original hardwood floors, high ceilings, recessed lighting, ceiling fans, and a sunny window bench. The most mentioned amenity in our reviews is the comfortable Posturepedic pillow top King bed! The second room, complete with hanging dresser, is a versatile space suitable for an office, media retreat, or an additional guest bedroom (air mattress available with advanced notice).

Cook in our fully equipped kitchen with newer stainless steel appliances, bar seating, and a dedicated dining nook table. The full bathroom plus bedroom ensuite 1/2 bath comes with fluffy towels and premium toiletries. Please note, the washer and dryer are included for your convenience, though not listed as amenities.

The deck, an extension of outdoor living, provides an ideal spot for morning coffee, evening conversations, or simply enjoying the serenity of the private yard with mature trees and flowering plants. Our home is on a 2024 designated Neighborhood Greenway, called bicycle boulevards, giving priority to people walking and bicycling on low-volume, low-speed, local streets.
- 15 min to OAK airport.
- 2 minute walk to Line 51 A and 78 Bus departs every 20 minutes to SF/BART train & Ferries.
· 6.0 miles to UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland
· 4.2 miles to Alta Bates
· 4.3 miles to Highland Hospital
· 4.4 miles Kaiser Oakland
· 8.4 miles Kaiser San Leandro
· 15 miles to Benioff Children's San Francisco, SF General
· 17 miles to UCSF
· 19 miles to Kaiser Walnut Creek
· 25 miles to John Muir Hospital Walnut Creek
· 33 miles to Stanford Hospital

We personally manage the cleaning of our home and we've hosted professionals from Airbnb, Stratajet, Glass & Marker, Home Away, Fossil, yCentric, UC Berkeley, ADVmicrogrid, and various nearby startups, attesting to its suitability for work-related stays.

** Important Details:
Our direct booking software is integrated with Airbnb and we require a $700 damage "hold" (this is not a charge; it's a hold on a valid credit card released post-stay) & rental agreement to be signed by guests at time of booking.
- While we can't accommodate animals due to a physician-verified allergen, your safety is our priority. Home motion-detect lights, door entrance security, and driveway area security cameras are in place. As owners, we hold a CA Property Management certificate, ensuring your peace of mind throughout your stay.

- For mid-term stays, Renter agrees to incur costs for excessive use exceeding the monthly average

Alameda Island has small-town ambiance with easy drive to San Francisco via the ferry, BART, & bus with accessible Highway 880. Explore Park Street's diverse restaurants and unique shops, just a short walk away. Enjoy a sandy beach with stunning San Francisco views and excellent wind surfing conditions nearby. Alameda boasts bike paths, lanes, a new library, a movie theater, and several live theater venues. The town's strong school system, parks, churches, and tree-lined “slow streets” are perfect for strolling. Grocery options like Trader Joe's, Safeway, and Nob Hill Market provide high-quality choices. The remodeled Alameda Town Center offers more dining and shopping experiences. The estuary invites paddling, small boat sailing, leading to the expansive San Francisco Bay.

Day trip suggestions: 1) Take the Ferry from Alameda to San Francisco - explore the Ferry Bldg, Pier 39, Union Sq and everything that SF has to offer! 2) Explore the breweries on Alameda Naval Base (Hangar One Vodka/St. George's Brewery/Rock Wall Winery - simply the best view of the Bay Area! Walk the Alameda beaches or bike ride along the SF Bay Area Trail 3) Explore the wine regions one hour away - Napa or Sonoma Valley / Take the Wine Train!

Equipment and facilities are provided at the discretion of the Owner and while every attempt is made to ensure that such equipment is in working order for the duration of the rental period, should a breakdown or some other situation occur that renders the element unusable, we do not accept responsibility for refunding the Guest for the lack of use of these equipment or facilities. The equipment and facilities referred to include (but are not exclusive to) such items as bicycles, televisions, media service, and Internet access.

Cancellation Policy: Ninety-seven percent (97.00%) of the total booking charges will be refunded if the cancellation is made more than 30 days prior to the arrival date of the reservation. For cancellations made within 30 days prior to the arrival date, no refund will be issued.

Alameda, California

Property Type House
House Rules
  • Maximum occupancy: 3
  • Not suitable for children
  • Not suitable for infants
  • Smoking not allowed
  • Limited accessibility
  • Minimum age of primary renter: 26
  • Long term rental allowed
  • Pets not allowed
Setting & View
  • Courtyard View
  • Garden View
General
  • Internet
  • Central Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hot Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Wifi
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Laptop Friendly Workspace
  • Basic Soaps
  • Paper Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Hangers
  • Private Entrance
  • Extra Pillows & Blankets
  • Free Internet
  • Body Soap
  • Hair Conditioner
  • Shower Gel
  • Clothing Storage (closet or wardrobe)
  • Portable Fans
Kitchen
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Spices/Pantry Items
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Freezer
  • Blender
  • Kettle
  • Pots & Pans
  • Baking Sheet
  • Barbeque/Grill Utensils
  • Coffee
  • Trash Compacter
  • Wine Glasses
Bathrooms 2 Baths (1 full, 1 half)
  • – Shower, Toilet
  • – Toilet
Sleeping Arrangements 2 Bedrooms, sleeps 1-2
  • – 1 King bed
Entertainment
  • Television
  • Books
  • Smart TV
  • Sound System
Outdoor
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck/Patio (uncovered)
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • Lawn/Garden
  • Walkable to Park/Playground
  • Private Yard
  • Fenced Yard
  • Outdoor Dining
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Hammock
Vehicles
  • Street Parking
  • Free Parking On Premises
Other
  • Luggage Dropoff Allowed
Theme
  • Adventure
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
Attractions
  • Bay/Sound
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Zoo
Leisure
  • Antiquing
  • Paddle Boating
  • Whale Watching
  • Boating
  • Shopping
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Water Sports
Sports & Adventure
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Bay/Sound Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Wind Surfing
Safety
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • First Aid Kit
  • Smoke Detector
  • Enhanced Cleaning Practices
  • Cleaning Products
Expectations
  • Requires Stairs
  • Cameras/Surveillance