The Bryant Residence

palo alto, california
5 bedroom - 4 bath
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Perks for the Parents

This charming family home in the Professorville neighborhood of Palo Alto is close to parks and the train station, making a stay in the area easy without a car. The updated Craftsman home has 5 bedrooms and includes a guest bedroom on the lower level with ensuite bathroom, perfect for a nanny or grandparents. The master bedroom has an ensuite bathroom with shower and tub and is on the same level as 3 children’s bedrooms, which have their own bathroom.

Why Kids Love it

The house is well set up for kids with toys, books and games for ages 5-12. It is walkable to the park, a basketball court, bocce court, stores, restaurants and the train station, making a stay in the area easy. A portable crib can be provided on request. There are plenty of play spaces in the house and there is a garden with decking, seating and room to play also. The attic is set aside as a playroom and is stocked with toys including toy cars and a play house.

Things to Know

Minimum stay: 14 days. Note that there are child safety gates for the 3 levels of stairs. All second floor windows have child safety locks apart from the attic windows. There is off street parking for 2 cars. It is in a walkable neighborhood with parks, restaurants, sports facilities, stores and a train station nearby.

About the Location

The residence is in the Professorville neighborhood of Palo Alto, a historic district of the city under a mile from Stanford University that includes homes built by the university’s professors. The home is 20 minutes from San Jose airport and 35 minutes to San Francisco airport; San Francisco itself is 45 minutes away.

Accommodation Details

This 5-bedroom home is spread over 4 levels with a basement and play attic. The first floor includes an eat-in kitchen with open flow to sitting room. The second floor includes a master bedroom and bathroom, 3 children's rooms (2 with single beds and 1 with a toddler bed) plus a children’s bathroom. There is a play attic at the top of the house and a further bedroom with queensize bed and ensuite bathroom on the lower level. There are 2 outdoor spaces, one with seating for 8 and a barbecue grill.

Style Notes

Warm and inviting. This historic Craftsman home was gutted and rebuilt in 2000 and updated in 2011. It is a bright, light-filled Californian home with warm and inviting decor. Decor includes quality furnishings that are all kid-friendly and livable. The inviting lounge has a tufted white chair, burnt orange sofa and mid century accented table; children’s bedrooms are decorated with world maps, oversize letters and wall decals. We love the sophisticated adult bedrooms, the welcoming lounge and the outside spaces amid the greenery.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Baby Bath
  • Baby Monitor
  • Babysitter / Nanny
  • Backyard / Garden
  • Balcony
  • Bathtub
  • Bed Rails
  • Bicycles
  • Cabinet Locks
  • Changing Table
  • Chef / Catering
  • Children's Dinnerware
  • Corner Guards
  • DVD Library
  • DVD Player
  • Dishwasher
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace Guards
  • Game Console
  • High Chair
  • Housekeeper
  • Outlet Plugs
  • Parking
  • Pet-friendly
  • Pool
  • Pool Gate
  • Stair Gates
  • Television
  • Toys / Children's Books
  • Washer / Dryer
  • Wifi
  • Window Guards
2 queen
2 twin / single
1 toddler bed
2 air bed
sleeps 1
1 travel crib
Jamie M.
Member since October 25, 2014
We are family of five (3 boys!) living in Palo Alto, CA. We love to move to far away places & travel in between. Our day to day life is full of bike rides, walking into town & enjoying life in northern California.

Palo Alto, California

Tech city

There's more to Palo Alto than its admittedly exciting cutting edge technology and visionary internet companies. Dating back 100 years, and named after a 1,000-year-old coastal redwood tree, Stanford University and 34 city parks are within its tree-lined streets, where you’ll also find a Baylands nature preserve, a junior museum and zoo and multiple arts centres. There’s great access into San Francisco and around the bay, and it’s a buzzy, forward-looking place to stay.