Menlo Park: Vacation Rental
- 3 BDR
- 2 BA
- Sleeps 6
Staying at a Spanish Retreat is the feeling you'll have in this lovely 3 bedroom, 2 bath single story home on a quiet, tree-lined residential street.. East meets West in this lovely 3 bedroom, 2 bath single story home on a quiet, tree-lined residential street. A redwood tree graces the front yard, and lush Mediterranean landscaping perfectly complements the Spanish exterior. The open floor plan unites Spanish with Asian decor that flows from the gracious living room, into the gourmet kitchen and separate dining area, all awash with natural light. Overhead lighting throughout the house, including the bedrooms, creates a warm glow for evening relaxation. Hardwood floors are complemented with area rugs. In summer, shade and central AIR CONDITIONING cools the house. The heater warms you in winter.
The light and bright living room, open to the dining area and kitchen, includes a sofa, 2 upholstered chairs and large wall-mounted TV. It’s a perfect place for entertaining or a quiet evening at home.
The spacious master bedroom, made cozy with warm tones, a serene seated Buddha and a lovely red area rug includes a king sized bed flanked by two nightstands with lamps, and a corner writing desk. A wall-mounted TV faces the bed. In addition to luxurious bed linens, the master suite has an ensuite bathroom with a dual sink granite counter top, tiled floor, and a step-in stone-tiled shower. Elegant french doors open off the master bedroom to two steps down to the backyard patio, with views of the lush backyard greenery. Two closets provide plenty of storage space.
The second bedroom, decorated in calm grey and green, includes a king sized bed with luxurious bed linens, two night stands with lamps, wall-to-wall carpet, a writing desk, free-standing mirror, two bookshelves, a large walk-in closet, and a wall-mounted TV.
The third bedroom, decorated soft green with orange accents, includes a king sized bed with luxurious bed linens, two night stands with lamps, wall-to-wall carpet, and a double closet.
The second and third bedroom share a bathroom off the hallway that includes a dual sink granite counter top and a stone-tiled shower over a bath tub.
All beds can be converted into two twin sized beds.
The gourmet kitchen includes a state-of-the-art gas range and oven, a microwave oven, plenty of storage and counter space, dishwasher, double sink, and large french door refrigerator with bottom freezer drawer. A full set of dishes, chef knives, coffee maker, blender and toaster complete the kitchen amenities. The granite countertops include a breakfast bar for convenience.
The large pantry, just off the kitchen, includes a wine refrigerator and more storage in lovely wooden cabinets.
The laundry room, with a frontloading washer and dryer, windows, and overhead lights is located next to the pantry. Linen closets provide more storage space, and the adjacent sink is the perfect place to wash up on the way into the house from the garage.
The large backyard patio invites relaxation under the awning for shaded daytime gathering, an evening BBQ on the gas grill, or drinks with friends. A glass topped table easily seats 4, with an adjacent table that seats 2. A double glider just outside the master bedroom offers another spot for relaxation after a busy day.
This house has a 2 car garage with additional space in the driveway for 4 cars.
Location: Menlo Park (mid-Peninsula), 4 miles to Facebook HQ, 4 miles to Stanford, 7 miles to Oracle HQ
SFO: 25 minutes, SJC: 30 minutes
This home is conveniently situated in Menlo Park, in the middle of the San Francisco Peninsula, only 4 miles to Facebook, 4 miles to Stanford and 7 miles to Oracle, with easy access to Highways 101 and 280.
2.5 miles to the south is downtown Menlo Park with over 20 restaurants, Trader Joes, Draegers (gourmet) supermarket and specialty shopping.
Only 2.5 miles to the north is downtown Redwood city, with over 20 restaurants, a multiplex movie theater, Safeway supermarket and specialty shopping.