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Unique Family-friendly Home With A Modern Touch

Bedrooms 4
Space 1,500 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights


About the property

4 Bedroom, 2 Bath, Sleeps 10-12

MINIMUM STAY: 3-day-minimum.

Summer and Fall: One-week minimum.

Please ask us: if there are not enough days between two bookings to meet the minimum stay requirement, we will work with you. Otherwise, for less than 3-days stay, we add 15% more a night.


This 1100 sf house is a “must see” to appreciate all the upgrades and finishes in this tri-level contemporary chic home. It is nestled in the heart of Noe Valley one of San Francisco most desirable neighborhood and home of many famous Silicon Valley entrepreneurs. The house is a short 3 minutes walk (we timed it) to 24th street to get your morning cappuccino from one of the cafes or have dinner in one of the great restaurants - There, you will find many fine food markets, ice-cream parlors, juice bar, a candy store...

The house has clean lines, high ceilings, hardwood floors, open floor plan with a great flow. An updated kitchen opens up to the formal dining area that is perfect for entertaining while preparing meals. The kitchen features a classic 6-burner O’Keefe & Merritt gas range and oven, Bosch and LG appliances, plenty of storage space and a deep farm sink.


The house has 4 small bedrooms + an additional den adjacent to one of the bedrooms that can be used for extra sleeping.

- BR1 sleeps 2 - The upstairs bedroom is an open space loft-like bedroom with a king size bed.

- DEN sleeps 2 - The den is adjacent to the upstairs bedroom and has two twin beds. Although the bedroom has no door from the stairs, the entrance to the den has a door. The slanted ceiling can be challenging for really tall people but kids LOVE the hiding nook.

- BR2 sleeps 2 - The main floor garden side bedroom is all windows and has a queen size bed.

- BR3 sleeps 2 - The main floor street side (small bedroom) has a single bed with a trundle that doubles it into 2 singles.

- BR4 sleeps 4 - The downstairs bedroom is also open plan with no door. It has a queen bed and a queen size futon. The 2nd bathroom is located in that floor.


There is a garage but not available for parking. But you can park in the driveway as long as your are not blocking the sidewalk - Hard to believe, there is plenty of free street parking. Just watch for street cleaning days.


There is a spacious backyard with two decks. The deck next to the house has a gas barbecue grill and an outdoor dining table.

The second deck in the back of the backyard has a TINY finished cottage with a desk and a day bed. Because it is away from the house, it is quiet and great for an afternoon nap or some quiet work.


Nothing much interesting there, except that it is were the brand new washer and dryer are.


High ceilings

Bright and cheerful, multiple skylights bring in plenty of natural light

Hardwood floors on main level, carpet in the upstairs bedroom

Murano glass light fixtures and custom chandelier in dining area

Modern upgrades to bathrooms

Contemporary kitchen with name brand appliances

Kitchen Island provides a great space to entertain or for casual dining

Gourmet kitchen with 6 burner gas stove and dual ovens



Large custom buffet

Dual sinks in bathroom

Washer and dryer in the basement

Additional storage in basement/laundry room

The spiral staircase may be a bit challenging to very small kids but my kids as toddlers were fine going up & down the stairs as long as they hold on to the rail.

There's a space upstairs for young kids to play

With some toys & games. You may request other items & I'll see if I have them.

Guest Access:

-The room you're renting is your domain. You also have access to the kitchen, main bathroom, living room and deck outside. You do not, however, have access to the other bedrooms.

-If renting the entire house, you have access to the whole house

Interaction with Guests:

We love to meet guests and sit down for coffee if they're open to it. But we also respect their privacy. We will be there to answer any questions. We are out during the day and come home late, but we can make time if requested. As we are long-time SF residents we can point you to restaurants, sites or tips on how to get around like a local...

The Neighborhood

Noe Valley is one of San Francisco's most desirable and safe neighborhood. It is filled with a mix of Edwardian and Victorian houses. It is a wonderful, lively place. We recommend hanging out at the Saturday morning farmer's market on 24th street. Locals are friendly, approachable and laid back.

Getting around

Noe Valley is central within San Francisco. So most sights are accessible from there - feel free to ask us how to get around. There are many alternative to traditional taxis and transportation in San Francisco (like Lyft or Uber).

- Union Square - 3.9 miles - 15 min by car - 20 minutes by public transportation.

- Moscone Convention Center 3.7 miles - 11 min by car - 20 minutes by public transportation.

- Fisherman's Wharf 5.1 miles - 16 min by car - 40 minutes by public transportation.

- Castro District - 1 mile - 4 min by car (you can walk but there is a steep hill there)

- Mission District - 1 mile - 4 min by car.

- Golden Gate Park - 2.3 mi - 6 min by car - 25 min by public transportation

- Cable car (on California and Van Ness) 3.4 miles - 11 min by car - 25 min public transportation.

- Airport (SFO) - 20 minutes by car.

- Close to the main freeway to the peninsula and Silicon Valley.

- On the route of most company buses (Apple Bus, (website hidden) Bus...) down to Silicon Valley.

- The house is conveniently located close to the Muni public transportation system.

- There's a bus stop just half a block away.

Other Things to Note

Please let us know if you are coming for a romantic getaway , a family vacation or getaway with friends or a business trip to Silicon Valley so we can suggest places to visit and things to do.

Kids are very welcome and please let us know if you need extra cots or high chairs.

More Details
Registration Number : STR-0000090

Alexandra Veyrac
Member since: 2014
Speaks english, french
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
17 July, 2018

About Alexandra Veyrac

We've lived in this house for over 10 years. Alexandra and kids split their time between here and the wine country while Olivier lives in the house full time. Alexandra, an artist, pastry chef and interior decorator has lived in San Francisco most of her life. Olivier is originally from France. He has been in the States for almost 20 years. He is an independent Business Development Consultant for several high tech companies both locally and internationally. We both enjoy the wonderful things the city has to offer such as its restaurants, museums, shops and the bay and feel very fortunate to be living in this beautiful, diverse city.

Alexandra Veyrac purchased this house in 2000

Why Alexandra Veyrac chose Noe Valley


What makes this house unique

The charming Edwardian style, the neighborhood, the lovely garden in the back with two decks as well as the little cottage.

Guestbook comments from the owner


During my family's stay at your home, we enjoyed every moment spent there.

From the first encounter to our check out, you both were very accommodating

to any of our request. Unfortunenately, we did not get the pleasure of

meeting you, Olivier, in person, but thank you for corresponding to me in

such a timely manner. Alexandra, you welcomed us in your home and provided

us with great recommendations within the area. This was the first time

booking a vacation home and because of such a wonderful experience, I hold

high standards to any other place we may visit. I hope to visit San

Francisco again and would not hestitate to contact you again. Thank you

again for an unforgettable experience!


Jul 2014
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Noe Valley, California

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Kindly take off your shoes before entering the house. There are basket bins outside the door inside the black bench to put them in.
  • Garbage is THURSDAY night. It's very important to put them out as the bins get really full during the week.
  • Failure to put the garbage bins out will result to an extra charge of $100 to your account as part of damage deposit.
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower , Downstairs adjacent to bedroom.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure , Main floor bathroom.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 single bed , Small bedroom with twin bed with pull out trundle
    Bedroom 4 - 1 large double bed , Garden side room, very bright, nice view of backyard.
    Bedroom 2 - 2 large double bed , Downstairs bedroom with bathroom - queen bed + a sofa
    Bedroom 1 - 1 extra lg. double bed , Upstairs bedroom - bright carpeted floor adjacent to a den.
    Den - 2 single bed , Den - adjacent to upstairs bedroom - perfect for kids.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • long term rentals available
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist


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(24 traveller reviews)

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Unique Family-friendly Home With A Modern Touch
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 25 reviews

Easter vacation rental - great experience

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying here! The house was large and was very easy to become comfortable in immediately. Location was convenient for our needs and we were able to enjoy SF for 3 days. Parking was easy on the street. Kitchen was great. The interior was clean and there were abundant supplies for the kitchen and bathrooms.

Alexandra was extremely accommodating and helpful when I went to the wrong address to check in on Easter Day 😮?

I highly recommend this rental.

  • Review Submitted: 15/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you David for making April Fools more interesting! I just wish that I had thought of it when you went to the wrong house 😆�. But that would’ve been mean and I’m sure you wouldn’t have found it funny. :) It was a real pleasure hosting you and your family. You guys are an awesome group who appreciated our home and what we offer. You left our home in great condition and I highly recommend you to other hosts and would welcome you back anytime!
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  • 4 of 5

9 ladies stayed at this house for a weekend away. The house is very roomy with ample space. The only reasons this house did not get 5 stars was very minor fixable issues with the most important being it was not as clean as we all prefer and the downstairs bed was very uncomfortable. Otherwise we very much enjoyed our stay!

  • Review Submitted: 06/06/2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

A great location and the house was ideal. We had a large group and there was plenty of space for everyone. Highly recommended!!

  • Review Submitted: 20/05/2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very disappointed

  • 1 of 5

House was not clean, pictures on the site do not represent the house. Very disappointed and the house was expensive.

  • Review Submitted: 26/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect home for a family

  • 5 of 5

Thank you for sharing your beautiful home with our family. We stayed in this lovely home for my daughters SF wedding. Seven adults and two kids stayed and it was perfect accommodations. The play room loft was a hit with my grandkids. The darling cottage was used as an extra room for my daughters boyfriend and he love it!!! Central located we enjoyed our walks to dinner, coffee shops and shopping. This was the perfect home for our wedding stay. The morning of my daughters wedding, all the girls and makeup & hairstylist had plenty of room to get ready for the event. The photographer loved the setting and the beautiful light in the home. We enjoyed coffee at the large dining table and plenty of room to host our family and relatives for dinner.

Thanks again!!! We loved it!!!

  • Review Submitted: 07/02/2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Bob and Susan for your kind words. We are very happy to hear that our home was comfortable for you and your family. We love hearing stories from our guests and their experiences during their stay. Your daughter’s wedding sounded wonderful. We hope that you come back to our home next time you come to San Francisco. All the best. Olivier and Alexandra
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Fantastic Weekend Visit

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our visit to San Francisco. The house is beautiful and a perfect fit for our family of six. Plenty of room to spread out and relax. The location is great too. We loved walking the neighborhood to get breakfast and coffee. And it was just a short trip to all the hot spots in San Francisco. Thank you to Olivier and Alexandra for being great hosts who offer a beautiful respite in the city.

  • Review Submitted: 20/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: not necessary

Family-friendly neighborhood, with lots of shops,restaurants,cafes, bakeries and supermarkets. There are a few playgrounds in the neighborhood. Dolores Park is a fun place both for young kids,adolescents, and adults.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Noe Valley, California

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
1 Jun 2018 - 9 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 9 guests; add AU$67 per night, per additional guest
fall 2018
22 Oct 2018 - 29 Oct 2018
4 night minimum stay
christmas 2018
20 Dec 2018 - 1 Jan 2019
4 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 9 guests; add AU$67 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee AU$269.62
Refundable Damage Deposit AU$674.05

NO EVENTS, Receptions or other large group (more than 12) Parties are permitted at the premises. Pets are not allowed.
Absolutely NO SMOKING in the house and the premises and we have a NO-SHOE policy inside the house.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • No refunds for cancellations made after payment is made
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