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1 Bedroom apartment in Haight Ashbury with balcony

1 Bedroom apartment in Haight Ashbury with balcony

Overview

Property Details

Updated: Dec 12, 2014
1 bedroom 1 bathroom with balcony sleeps up to 4

This historic Victorian sits on a hillside overlooking the City and Marin Headlands to the north from a large private deck. It also has views of a neighbor flower garden from the kitchen and dining area. It has a working fireplace and hardwood floors. The kitchen is large and includes a dishwasher, stove/oven and microwave. Bedroom has full size bed and private bath. Bathroom has old style combination tub shower. Note on the pictures that the bedroom has no door.

In the living room you can find Cable, HDTV, DVD Player, CD Player, VCR, lots of classic movies and High speed wireless Internet connection. Property is very close to USF and UC Medical Center.

Street parking is easy nearby the property. It is very convenient also in terms of access to freeway and public transportation. Within a short drive you can enjoy sailing, golfing and surfing.

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  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided

Recent Review

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business
1 Bedroom apartment in Haight Ashbury with balcony
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p206699vb
+1 -(415) 307-1871 (California, USA)
Buena Vista San Francisco
Perth
4

Family in San Francisco

  • 4 of 5
We found this appartment to be clean and tidy. It was well located and the perfect size for a small family. An additional foldout bed would have been useful, our two kids were not so happy about sharing the sofabed.

Although we didn't use it, the appartment is well located for public transport. There is lots of street parking but this can get full pretty quickly (on one evening we had to wark some distance away).

All it all I would recommend this appartment to anyone wanting to stay in San Francisco.
  • Submitted: Jan 26, 2013
  • Stayed: Jan 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Tourists without a Car, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
business
1 Bedroom apartment in Haight Ashbury with balcony
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p206699vb
+1 -(415) 307-1871 (California, USA)
Buena Vista San Francisco
United States
5

excellent place!

  • 5 of 5
We spent 5 nights at the property. It's clean, spacious, kitchen is fully equipped and is close to cafes/transport. I would definitely recommend to stay at this location. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. If you stay here you must visit Nopa for an excellent meal.

Only grip is that we could hear noise from the upstairs flat.
  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2012
  • Stayed: Oct 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
business
1 Bedroom apartment in Haight Ashbury with balcony
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p206699vb
+1 -(415) 307-1871 (California, USA)
Buena Vista San Francisco
Camarillo, Ca
1

not recommended

  • 1 of 5
This rental is not to be recommended. Let me say right off that the people involved were very nice but, basically, this unit is not fit to rent. Location is good. Space is good. However.....
1) the single lightbulb greeting you on the front porch does not work. Can't see the lock at night.
2) carpet in front hall and bedroom is filthy.
3) Paint on vanity in bathroom is peeling. Fixtures in bathroom and kitchen are low end hardware store from the 50's. Loose in the kitchen.
4) there is no mattress cover!! Pillows have probably been there for quite a while.
5) It is freezing. There seems to be a heater in the bedroom which was not working for us. The nice person offered to come over to light the pilot. However, I did not want a pilot flame in the bedroom! The other method of heating consists of two very small electric heaters which you may try to put next to your feet in the living room. However, it they are both on, don't try to use the toaster nor the microwave. That results in all power going out. YOu must go outside and reset the breaker which needs to be done a couple of times as it is so loose.

We have rented quite a bit in California, France, Switzerland, Belgium. This is by a long-shot the absolute worse. It really seems that no effort at all has been made to render this unit inviting or cozy.
  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2012
  • Stayed: Sep 2012
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear guest, I am sorry to read your review. I just wanted to tell you that we have upgraded several things at the apartemnt:
1) Lightbulb has been replaced.
2) Carpet cleaning service is performed every 2-3 months.
3) Kitchen vanity has been replaced for a new one and also the vent.
4) There is a mattress cover.
5) New heating system has been placed in the apartment: One cozy gas fireplace in the living room and one new electrical heater inside the bedroom. There is no pilot flame to be lighted anymore inside the bedroom.
6) The electrical panel has been updated and power doesn't go off anymore.
I am really sorry and thanks for your comments.
Regards,
business
1 Bedroom apartment in Haight Ashbury with balcony
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p206699vb
+1 -(415) 307-1871 (California, USA)
Buena Vista San Francisco
Racine, WI
2

Great location!

  • 2 of 5
The location was wonderful - we loved the neighborhood. We walked to Haight-Ashbury, to Alamo Sq., to the Castro and in Buena Vista Park. We did find a parking space every night but it was not easy. One night we drove around and around for 40 min.looking for a spot. The last night we were there we got a parking ticket - not sure why! We thought the building was rundown looking and inside could have used some color. We also were quite cold - the heater worked adequately for the bedroom but not for the living room. We would not recommend this rental.
  • Submitted: May 18, 2012
  • Stayed: May 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi, I am sorry to hear your comments and wanted to let you know that we have addressed the problem with the heating and there is now a new heating system placed in the apartment: One cozy gas fireplace in the living room and one new electrical heater inside the bedroom. There is no pilot flame to be lighted anymore inside the bedroom.

I am sorry too you have got a ticket. The only reason why they can ticket you is if you are parked during the two hours of street cleaning day (there is a sign with the date in front of the property) or if you don't turn your wheels downhil or uphill.

Regards,
business
1 Bedroom apartment in Haight Ashbury with balcony
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p206699vb
+1 -(415) 307-1871 (California, USA)
Buena Vista San Francisco
Vienna, Virginia
5

Happy ending to this story

  • 5 of 5
Since posting the review below, I've had several conversations with the rental agent. He has been extremely concerned and responsive about the problems I outlined in the previous review of this property. The owner will be beginning work immediately on all of the items below, and re-stocking the kitchen, etc. Based on this, I am now changing my review from a 1 to a 5 for future renters. With changes made, I believe you will find a very comfortable, quiet, and extremely convenient apartment. The location on several bus lines with very frequent service near downtown made it a great base to explore the city. The Haight Market a few blocks away is a good place for both basic groceries and prepared food, and the Magnolia Gastropub is enjoyable and affordable. Our college-age daughter thought the shopping at the Haight's boutiques and vintage shops was better than Union Street shops and other touted shopping districts. Like I said, a very responsive agent, and a very happy ending to this story!!
  • Submitted: Jan 26, 2012
  • Stayed: Jan 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
business
1 Bedroom apartment in Haight Ashbury with balcony
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p206699vb
+1 -(415) 307-1871 (California, USA)
Buena Vista San Francisco
Holland, Michigan
4

Charming apartment in Haight/Ashbury Neighborhood

  • 4 of 5
This apartment worked out perfectly for our week-long stay in SF (2 adults, 2 teens). The cost of the apartment was probably the same as a nice hotel downtown, but we had more space, we had a washer and dryer and we were able to fix meals here instead of eat out everyday. Two main bus lines (6 and 71) run down Haight all day and evening, so you do not need a car to get to the tourist areas or to a grocery store (Buy a 7-day Muni pass at the airport for around $30 and a bus map for $3 and you will be set!). Parking may be 'free', but having a car is a burden because there is no where to park anywhere within the city. I actually liked not having to worry about a car for the week and the public transportation is amazing in this city. Also, this apartment is walking distance from the Haight/Ashbury corner, Golden Gate park and from Alamo park where the 'painted ladies' victorian houses are. I also liked staying here because it is a couple of miles from all the mass congestion of the tourist areas and you get to see more of the neighborhoods of SF. The owner, Bernat, was always very quick to respond to my emails and we had no problems getting into the apartment when we arrived. My only complaints/"room for improvement" about the apartment would be: The bathroom sink is very slow to drain, 'linens and towels' did not include washclothes, the lock to the main gate is a little fussy, and you can easily blow a fuse if you have too many appliances on at the same time (the electrical panel is right there so you can flip the switch). Other then those few minor things, I would still choose staying here again over a hotel in a heartbeat.
  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway

Location

From the Owner

Location, Location, Location! It is the geographic center of the city.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : SFO Airport at 14.2 Miles Nearest Barpub : Magnolia Gastropub and Brewery at 0.3 Miles Nearest Ferry : Embarcadero Ferry Building at 3.8 Miles Nearest Golf : Presidio Golf Course at 2.2 Miles Nearest Train : Caltrain Station at 3.4 Miles Nearest Motorway : Central Freeway at 0.9 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Ragazza at 0.1 Miles Nearest Ski : Lake Tahoe at 200 Miles Nearest Beach : Ocean Beach at 2.5 Miles Nearest Point of Interest : Golden Gate Park Nearest Point of Interest : Alamo Square Park Nearest Point of Interest : UCSF Hospital Nearest Point of Interest : Buena Vista Park Nearest Point of Interest : Castro district. Nearest Point of Interest : Twin Peaks, best city views. Nearest Point of Interest : Haight Ashbury Nearest Point of Interest : UCSF Campus Nearest Point of Interest : Downtown Nearest Point of Interest : Embarcadero Nearest Point of Interest : Golden Gate Bridge Nearest Point of Interest : Alcatraz Nearest Point of Interest : Liquor store Nearest Point of Interest : Bus stop Nearest Point of Interest : Bus stop Car: not necessary

Neighborhood: HAIGHT ASHBURY This vacation rental is located in Haight Ashbury, exactly in between Upper Haight and Lower Haight. Any day of the week, the Upper Haight is filled with a potent mix of locals and tourists. Many shops are geared towards luring visitors with some kind of reflection of the neighborhood's storied past. The carnival-like energy and strong vintage atmosphere comes through everywhere, from the clothing shops to the ornate Victorian architecture.

Less touristy and more low-key than the Upper Haight, this is an eclectic alternative to the Mission, very similar in style. The diverse restaurants, shops and salons cater to residents more than visitors. Walking distance to tennis courts located in a beautiful park. The park is also great for jogging and evening walks. Yoga and massage studios are nearby. Moreover, walking distance to shopping in the lively Haight-Ashbury and Castro neighborhoods. Washer/Dryer located in the building.

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION & DISTANCES

Union Square is 2.3 miles away from the property: By car or taxi: 12 min. By public transportation: 20 min. Take Bus #6 direction downtown and stop at Powell St. Walking distance: 40 min.

The Moscone Center is 2.4 miles away from the property: By car or taxi: 12 min. By public transportation: 20 min. Take Bus #6 direction downtown and stop at Powell St. Walking distance: 42 min.

Fisherman's Warf is 3.7 miles away from the property: By car or taxi: 16 min. By public transportation: 45 min. Take the Muni line N direction Caltrain and stop at Embarcadero. Then take Muni line F direction Fisherman’s Wharf and stop there.

The SFO Airport is 14.2 miles away from the property: By car or taxi: 25 min. You can also book a shuttle service. By public transportation: 50 min. Take BART at the airport direction East Bay, and stop at Civic City Center. Then transfer to Muni and take line N outbound and stop at Duboce.

GORCERIES NEARBY

Central Haight Market - 1301 Haight Street

Faletti Foods - 308 Broderick St

Whole Foods Market - 690 Stanyan Street

Availability

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Rental rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Christmas & New Year's Eve
Dec 19 2014 - Jan 4 2015
3 night minimum stay
$199
 
 
Special offer
Jan 5 2015 - Jan 14 2015
3 night minimum stay
$124
 
 
Special event
Jan 15 2015 - Jan 18 2015
3 night minimum stay
$184
 
 
Special offer
Jan 19 2015 - Jan 31 2015
3 night minimum stay
$124
 
 
Special event
Feb 27 2015 - Mar 8 2015
3 night minimum stay
$229
 
 
Special event
Mar 11 2015 - Mar 15 2015
3 night minimum stay
$229
 
 
Special event
Mar 20 2015 - Mar 24 2015
3 night minimum stay
$229
 
 
High Season
Apr 1 2015 - May 14 2015
3 night minimum stay
$199
 
 
Special event
May 15 2015 - May 17 2015
3 night minimum stay
$229
 
 
High Season
May 18 2015 - Jul 13 2015
3 night minimum stay
$199
 
 
Special event
Jul 14 2015 - Jul 19 2015
3 night minimum stay
$229
 
 
High Season
Jul 20 2015 - Aug 5 2015
3 night minimum stay
$199
 
 
Special event
Aug 6 2015 - Aug 9 2015
3 night minimum stay
$229
 
 
High Season
Aug 10 2015 - Aug 30 2015
3 night minimum stay
$199
 
 
Special event
Aug 31 2015 - Sep 6 2015
3 night minimum stay
$229
 
 
High Season
Sep 7 2015 - Sep 10 2015
3 night minimum stay
$199
 
 
Special event
Sep 11 2015 - Oct 5 2015
3 night minimum stay
$229
 
 
High Season
Oct 6 2015 - Oct 31 2015
3 night minimum stay
$199
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 20 2015 - Nov 29 2015
4 night minimum stay
$199
 
 
Christmas New Year's Eve
Dec 18 2015 - Jan 3 2016
5 night minimum stay
$199
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$155
$1,085
 

Additional information about rental rates

  • Cleaning fee $80
  • Tax Rate 14.0%

Minimum stay is 3 nights. Also considering 2-night stay inquiries.
Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years are also considered high season.
Special events apply for certain dates.

Amenities

From the Owner

Walking distance to Buena Vista Park, Haight-Ashbury, Alamo Square, Hayes Valley,Golden Gate Park, groceries, stores,... There are 2 modern electric fireplaces in the apartment (1 in the living room, another one in the bedroom) Less touristy and more low-key than the Upper Haight, this is an eclectic alternative to the Mission, very similar in style. The diverse restaurants, shops and salons cater to residents more than visitors.

Property Type

  • apartment

Theme

  • Budget
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library ...

Suitability

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Attractions

  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • tennis

Floor Area

  • 950 sq. ft.

Bathrooms

  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1
  • Courtesy shampoo and soap samples and fresh towels provided.

Bedrooms

  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Sofa bed in the living room - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Bed linen provided.

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • 2 garden chairs
  • 1 beach chairs

Meals

  • Guests provide their own meals

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