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Private room in house

Views of Stanford & Silicon Valley

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Franklin

Views of Stanford & Silicon Valley

1 guest
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
1 guest
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
Great location
92% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Franklin is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

One bedroom one bed one private bath located in a modern 3-bed 2.5 bath 2,500 SF town house (new late 1980's) high in San Carlos Hills with expansive views of Stanford and Silicon Valley. Owner-occupant is 60-ish single parent biotech serial entrepreneur and avid cyclist with son recently graduated from UC Berkeley, leaving much excess space.

Amenities

Kitchen
Free parking on premises
Wifi
Indoor fireplace
Laptop friendly workspace
Cable TV

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed

House Rules

Not safe or suitable for children (0-12) and pets
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in time is 5PM - 10PM and check out out by 9AM

Availability

51 Reviews

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Bing User Profile
Bing
August 2018
Franklin is an awesome host!
Christopher User Profile
Christopher
August 2018
Franklin is a beautiful man and a wonderful host! His home is gorgeous and with views of almost the entirety of the Bay Area. It is a professional atmosphere of business, engineers, and academics streaming through the house, so there is frequently opportunity for interesting conv…
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Response from Franklin:
Thanks Christopher for your excellent review and good luck with your future pursuits!
August 2018
Matt User Profile
Matt
June 2018
Frank is good for a quick reply through the AirBNB app and a friendly conversation in person. The house has a gorgeous view of the bay and is located close to 280 via a 5 minute drive.
Franklin User Profile
Response from Franklin:
Thank you Matt for staying at Poppy Lane. I’m glad everything worked out. Frank
June 2018
Shady User Profile
Shady
May 2018
It is a great place with very nice views for Silicon Valley. Franklin is a great host, house is clean. It’s a nice area, you’ll definitely need a car to move around. Communication with Franklin was super smooth and he was so responsive.
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Response from Franklin:
Thank you for your kind words Shady. Good luck and hope to see you here again some time. Cheers!
May 2018
Jason User Profile
Jason
April 2018
Very nice neighborhood and home with beautiful views out back. Convenient parking arrangement. Franklin was welcoming and respectful of my time and space. Would stay again. Thanks, Franklin!
Vilnis User Profile
Vilnis
April 2018
The Perfect Location. Views to die for. Amazing house. Hospitality
Franklin User Profile
Response from Franklin:
Thank you Vilnis. Safe travels and hope to see you back at my place befor too long!
April 2018
Varun User Profile
Varun
March 2018
Frank was a super friendly host. I stayed at his place for a week and I had a wonderful time. I had good conversations with Frank where he shared his wisdom. If you have time, don’t miss to have a chat with him. I would definitely book his place again in a heartbeat!

Hosted by Franklin

San Carlos, California, United StatesJoined in January 2016
Franklin User Profile
88 Reviews
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Franklin is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Single dad, conservative empty nester, Silicon Valley serial start-up entrepreneur, competitive cyclist, powder skier and amateur athlete, son lives on-campus UCBerkeley. Home is less than 10 miles to 3000 Sand Hill Road, global center of VC industry and Silicon Valley.
Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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