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David, Ariel, and Celia at our annual summer block party.View of the cottage in spring.
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Berkeley Garden Cottage

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Berkeley Garden Cottage

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
Self check-inCheck yourself in with the keypad.
Great location95% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

The garden cottage, as the name implies, is surrounded by lots of growing fruits, vegetables, and flowers. You have a lot of privacy in your own little eco-house (with a gray water system) in our quiet back yard. Now with a flush toilet! (Please be sure to read the description of the space and fees carefully!)


Wireless Internet
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Common spaces
1 couch

House Rules

No smoking
No pets
Check-in is anytime after 2PM and check out by 11AM
Self check-in with keypad


312 Reviews

Katie User Profile
January 2018
David's blue garden cottage is really cute and great value. The decor inside isn't super hipster but it's cosy and clean. I appreciated the coffee grinder and cafetiere, plus the toiletries for the shower. I had a good couple of night's sleep, but might recommend earplugs for lig…
Edward User Profile
September 2014
Great location, excellent host and a very pleasant stay. I would highly recommend David's back yard pad! Really appreciated all the Eco features. Plus a highly friendly cat.
Jon User Profile
November 2018
It is a lovely place, and over time it gets better with clever little touches that enhance the stay. Great, walkable location.
Jc User Profile
November 2018
David's place is great, very private and very close to restaurants. The place was clean and has great amenities.
Jose Luis User Profile
Jose Luis
November 2018
David’s place was clean and comfortable. I would stay here again.
Steve User Profile
November 2018
Second time here. David is so nice and this is a great little spot. Super close to Rudramandir as well. I'll be back!
David User Profile
November 2018
David's place is one of the best airbnb experiences I've had! The cottage is lovely, clean, super comfortable, spacious... the garden is beautiful, it's quiet and they've thought of literally everything. David and Celia are ideal hosts - attentive with such great care for details…

Hosted by David

Berkeley, California, United StatesJoined in February 2013
David User Profile
316 Reviews
David is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I am an ESL and college writing teacher in the San Francisco Bay area with an artist wife who is now a librarian in the Oakland Public Library (go libraries!) and a 13 year-old daughter. We also have a fluffy yet hypoallergenic cat named Macaroon. My wife and I have done a lot …
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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