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Charming Home in the Heart of Silicon Valley

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Serene, lush garden
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4 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
8 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
My house, conveniently located in the heart of Silicon Valley, is immersed in the greenery of its lush garden with pool. Enjoy its unique whimsical, welcoming atmosphere and feel at home while experiencing a resort-like life style. This is a 2,300 sq ft single family home that sleeps 8+. In master bedroom you will find a comfortable king size bed, a desk and fireplace. The bathroom, newly remodeled and faux-finished, has a large glass shower stall and lots of cabinets. Walk-in closet is spacious and organized. All other rooms are equipped with comfortable queen size beds, desks, shelves. Second bathroom, also newly remodeled and faux-finished, has bathtub shower. There is also a bright extra room which can be used as office or family room. The great kitchen sports granite counter tops, ...My house, conveniently located in the heart of Silicon Valley, is immersed in the greenery of its lush garden with pool. Enjoy its unique whimsical, welcoming atmosphere and feel at home while experiencing a resort-like life style. This is a 2,300 sq ft single family home that sleeps 8+. In master bedroom you will find a comfortable king size bed, a desk and fireplace. The bathroom, newly remodeled and faux-finished, has a large glass shower stall and lots of cabinets. Walk-in closet is spacious and organized. All other rooms are equipped with comfortable queen size beds, desks, shelves. Second bathroom, also newly remodeled and faux-finished, has bathtub shower. There is also a bright extra room which can be used as office or family room. The great kitchen sports granite counter tops, Viking range, island, two sinks and two ovens. Eating area with table for 10 right outside the kitchen in beautifully landscaped backyard. There are many fruit trees, aromatic herbs and seasonal vegetables growing in the 3 raised beds. Dining room accommodates 8 to 10 people sitting at the table. 
Living Room has a TV with DVD player and a wood burning fireplace. There is wireless internet access. Large desk with printer. I am a chef and I also offer delicious, healthy and affordable meals upon request: breakfast, lunch or dinner (mostly Italian-style-flavored with home-grown herbs and vegetables.) More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Quiet times after 10.30pm. No smoking. No pets, drugs, illegal activities, car washing/detailing, moving furniture. No parties exceeding number of registered guests without Host's permission. Fees/security deposit increase apply. Children are counted as guests, unless otherwise specifically agreed. House/pool not outfitted for toddlers and babies but access to pool can be blocked. Stays of 1 week +: extra utility fee of $40-60 per week. Stays of 10days+: extra cleaning required.
Bathrooms
2 Full baths
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About the Owner
Nelly C
Languages spoken:English, French, Italian, Portuguese
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:March 2014
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Reviewed April 16, 2015

We had a wonderful stay at Nelly's home and Nelly is a great host. The house is really nice and family-friendly. The kitchen is large and has anything you might ever need; perfect for anyone who likes to cook. Probably the best feature of the...More

Date of stay: March 2015
1  Thank Sigtryggur K
Management response:Responded April 17, 2015

It was my pleasure to meet and host this wonderful family. They were very respectful of the property and friendly. I was invited to partake in one of their dinners at home and it was a great opportunity to taste each other's specialties and to...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Alarm Clock
Grill
Blender
Books
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Patio
Porch
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Shared Garden
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
City Getaway
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
The house is conveniently located close to great malls (such as Stanford Shopping Center, San Antonio Shopping Center and Valley Fair), major Silicon Valley high tech companies, Stanford, and other local colleges. Train station a few minutes away. Bus stop around the corner. 
San Francisco is reachable in 40 minutes with scenic highway 280. 
Highway 101 and 85 are also close by, but not enough to hear the traffic. The ocean (Half Moon Bay, Santa Cruz) in about 30/40 minutes. There are a total of 2 airports (San Francisco and San Jose) within 30 miles of Los Altos and a total of 8 Amtrak train stations within 30 miles of the city center. Los Altos is a quaint village with excellent restaurants and bars. Downtown Mountain View is down the street with its variety of ethnic restaurants and i...
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