tranquilityRx Retreat
8 guests
4 bedrooms
6 beds
2 baths
8 guests
4 bedrooms
6 beds
2 baths
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Ages 2 - 12
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Enjoy tranquilityRx's home base, the award winning massage practice wellness (Best in Emeryville 2016) and retreat! Two story garden cottage with steep stairs, and has one bathroom on each floor. We make up our downstairs massage room as the fourth bedroom or you can use it as is. 10 feet ceilings, and mahogany and fine art, it's custom designed with high quality bedding (600+ thread count) organic supplies, china, cutlery and housewares. Shared use of home: private areas are clearly marked.


Amenities

Prices
Extra people £38 / night after 6 guests
Cleaning Fee £190
Security Deposit £380
Weekly Discount: 10%
Weekend Price £300 / night
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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 queen bed, 1 sofa bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Bedroom 3
1 double bed, 1 single bed
Bedroom 4
1 double bed

House Rules

Welcome! We are glad you are considering our wellness retreat as your new temporary home! We hope you love, enjoy and care for our beautiful home. We want your stay to be memorable. Please do not hesitate to ask if you need anything.

We ask you to leave your shoes on the rack inside the front door and avoid the shelves, cabinets and closets with “private or “do not disturb” signs; those are our personal items. No loud parties please, there is a family with a small child that lives behind us. There are live plants please open the shades during the day. If you lounge on the white sectional, we provide large quilts to drape over them. No food in living room. Beware of leaving food out anywhere, it draws ants! No smoking in the home, we have a bench on the front porch you can use.


Cancellations

Strict

Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund. Cancel within 7 days of your trip and the reservation is non-refundable.


Safety features
Smoke detector
First aid kit
Safety card
Fire extinguisher

Availability
2 nights minimum stay

19 Reviews

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Maureen User Profile
June 2017
This house is lovely!

Tammy User Profile
May 2017
House is clean, but very small. Suitable for 4-5 max. Residents live in the back of the home and obviously are not happy that this home is rented. Both houses share the driveway. They divide the use of the driveway by weeks, so if you book the house on the off week your out of luck for parking. On the usage week, it's still a problem because the driveway is narrow, and the deal is for you to park against the house so the neighbors in the back can walk by your vehicle. I rented an SUV, making it impossible to park against the house. Neighbors in the back were rude knocking on the door complaining. This is the owners permanent residence. There are strict rules posted in every room. Ex: Take your shoes off at the front door. Put a blanket on the sofa before you sit on it. Be sure to read the fine print. There is an ant infestation, so you are not allowed to leave food out. The owner hounded me about my departure time the day prior to departure (during my sisters graduation)so she could return home asap. Well... ,, she returned home prior to my check out and me cleaning the house. I arrived after her to clean, but things got out of hand. Needless to say there wasn't much to clean up, but with the strict rules I felt like I had to scrub the house down of fingerprints. My family didn't feel welcome. We would have been better off staying at a hotel. Felt like we were under surveillance. Bad trip to celebrate my sisters graduation.
Eugenia Bowman And Kampol User ProfileEugenia Bowman And Kampol is a superhost.
Response from Eugenia Bowman And Kampol:
Sometimes it just is not possible to please a guest, and not everyone can get in the groove with our home. This group was definitely one of those cases for us. After reading the manual, and covering it via text before the visit, we were criticized about the guidelines we state for folks to care for the house during the rental. They had some scheduling challenges, and we didn't know until the morning they were leaving what time they planned to evacuate the home. They said one time, and when we arrived to meet them, they were not there. When we entered the home we were alarmed to find that the oven was left on, and soiled dishes, pans with grease left on the stove, and sweet pastries and fruit out, even though we urged them to refrigerate food. We were also shocked to find out that they didn't lock the back door. Finally, during the visit they blocked the driveway for the couple that live on the back of it, although we coached them about how to park. We received a complaint and had to call, but they criticized us when we had to ask them to move their car over a bit since the elderly father couldn't pass.
May 2017

Lily User Profile
May 2017
Good house for a large group, although we did worry about the young child. They have a lot of personal items in the house that could easily get damaged by children.

Steve User Profile
April 2017
The house is lovely and has a great feel to it. The area was quite peaceful I really liked the area and would stay there again
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Response from Eugenia Bowman And Kampol:
Thank you Steve for making sure everything worked out! You folks did a nice job :)
April 2017

Margot User Profile
March 2017
Eugenia's is a cosy spot that was ideal for our out of town staffers to stay and with enough room to cook and meet. The only important note is that Eugenia requests no eating in the living room which put a cramp on us snacking during our meetings :)
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Response from Eugenia Bowman And Kampol:
Thanks, Margot for honoring our needs. The white couch is pretty but inconvenient, yes. You folks did a great job on the house! I hope your meetings went well.
March 2017

Sam User Profile
October 2016
Kampol was excellent, a wonderful person with an incredible house. We had a wonderful stay here and I would definitely recommend this Tranquility Retreat House. Kampol was also great with communication.

Meghan User Profile
June 2016
Kampol was great, very communicative and her place was filled with amenities.

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Eugenia Bowman And Kampol User ProfileEugenia Bowman And Kampol is a superhost.

We are wellness and social change activists. we run a tranquil retreat where you receive exceptional care and support, and leave transformed by a level of unprecedented nurturing. our massage practice has recently received "Best in Emeryville 2016" we do more than "house," we "host" our guests. your room includes a hearty home cooked meal every morning (if you rent per-room, if you rent full house, you are able to use kitchen) and each room comes with a kettle, press pot, organic teas and coffees.

Eugenia is working on her M.S. in Health Policy and Law at the University of California San Francisco and working on a local community revitalization project, of which our tranquilityRx is a part. We are dedicated to the wellness of every person we meet. we provide empathetic care and flexible support for your personal and organizational needs, and build our work into the fabric of supporting our North Oakland/Emeryville neighborhood.

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Response time: within an hour
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