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Listing # 101126

Rates From EUR 2900 Monthly
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Last Updated: Monday, September 23, 2019

beautiful 5 bedroom family home, Berlin Zehlendorf, close to JFK School, Free University

This is a beautifully renovated, spacious, pre-war, semi attached family house on 4 levels (incl. cellar and converted roof) with a large garden (including play area with a swing & climbing frame).

The house is in South West Berlin (Zehlendorf), literally around the corner from JFK School. It's a quiet, residential neighbourhood with lots of trees and parks (Laehrpark is at the end of our street). The house features 2 connecting living rooms, 1 kitchen, 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and a large cellar.

The house was built in the 1920s (fully renovated in 2006 and 2018) and has many original architectural features.

Ground floor: entrance (with door to cellar), wardrobe area with staircase, doors to kitchen, guest toilet (with shower), dining room and living room.

First floor: one large double bedroom with large sunny balcony facing the garden, a second smaller double bedroom (currently with a single bed), and a small single bedroom (currently used as a study), plus a bathroom (with modern shower).

Second (top) floor: a very large Loft room which can be used as a double or triple bedroom and playroom and which also includes an attic (with an additional double futon mattress), a smaller room used as another study and a bathroom (with bathtub).

The entire house has been painted in 2018 with ecological (allergy friendly) paint and only contains wooden floors and original tiles and terrazzo. The mattresses are eco-friendly latex. We are non smokers and look for tenants who are non-smokers.

Garden: large terrace, large mature garden with old trees and with a play area in the back

Location: It's virtually around the corner from the US/German J.F.K. school (one of the top Engl/German schools in town). It's also close to various private English/international schools (BBIS, BIS/Kant, Phorms). The house is also very close to Free University (5 min by car, 15 min by bike or bus). Other universities such as Humboldt, TU, WZB or Univ Potsdam are not far by public transport (S-Bahn Zehlendorf) and there is a bus stop at the corner from our house which brings you directly downtown to Ku Damm (20 min).

Excellent daily shopping facilities in Zehlendorf village (walking distance) and Steglitz. Zehlendorf is a prime location in the south west part of Berlin, in particular for families and for people enjoying the close by lakes and forests (e.g. Schlachtensee - which you can reach easily by bike or S Bahn).


Number of Bedrooms
Number of Bathrooms
Number of Offices
Surface Size
180 Sq. Meters
Suited for
5 people
Property Type


Available from Wednesday, January 1, 2020 until Friday, December 31, 2021
Minimum Stay
6 month(s)
Flexible With Dates
Comments on Dates
flexible with starting and ending dates (1 - 3 years)
*Approximate location of the property is within the blue radius. Red markers indicate surrounding points of interest including schools, universities, libraries and museums.

City Berlin
Postal Code - State or Province 14165 Berlin
Country Germany
Neighborhood Keywords Zehlendorf (top residential area in south west Berlin)
Closest University Free University
University nearby Humboldt, TU, Hertie School, WZB, Univ Potsdam etc.

Rental Price:

EUR 2900 Monthly

Rent Negotiable
Utilities Included
Cleaning Services Included


  • Near Woods
  • Near Shops
  • Near Restaurants
  • Sub Urban Environment
  • Near Public Transports

Additional Information:

  • Furnished
  • Available for Academic Term
  • Off Campus
  • Architectural Gem
  • Available for Short Term
  • SemiFurnished
  • Writing or Country Retreat
  • Historical Home


  • Modern Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • High Speed Internet
  • Wireless Network
  • Stairs
  • Piano
  • TV
  • Balcony or Patio
  • Garden
  • Other: south facing garden with climbing frame and swing


Kid Friendly
Small Children Safe
Smoke Free
Pets Welcome
Car Available

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we have successfully used this site to rent a sabbatical place in LA in 2008 when we visited UCLA.
we are both Professors, currently working at the London School of Economics (LSE).

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