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Private 1 bdrm, entrance, kitchenette, bath in Peaceful 1920's CA Bungalow

South Pasadena, California, United States
Rates from USD $1800 | Monthly

House | Private Space
Available Dates:
From September 1, 2024


Peaceful accommodations, "single occupancy" with complete autonomy in private home: Pvt. 1 Bedroom, pvt. Bath, kitchenette, pvt. entrance in the back of and adjacent to a historic 1920's California Bungalow with access to a beautiful garden. Near Huntington Library, Caltech/JPL/Art Center/Occidental College/USC on quiet Tree-Lined Street, South Pasadena , CA. Perfect space for a single quiet person in need of a short or long term stay, holiday or summer rental while visiting SoCal (sorry we do not accept pets). Single story home located in a very quiet older neighborhood, on a tree-lined street in the lovely, small community of South Pasadena. The rooms are furnished with a double bed (linens included), desk/desk chair and bookshelves along with a private kitchenette, private bath, walk in closet and access to an adjacent deck and garden (some call it a little paradise). Amenities: free WiFi, kitchenette with two burner hot plate, microwave, small frig/freezer, coffee-maker (drip), toaster, electric water kettle, rice cooker and all necessary utensils. Shared laundry facilities are also available. The neighborhood has many peaceful streets to stroll on. It is within many walkable stores, cafes, parks, nature trails and a Trader Joe’s just around the corner (affordable gourmet neighborhood market). We are within walking distance to Metro/South Pasadena Station Goldline (1.5 blocks away) directly to Union Station and FlyAway Bus to LAX. Neighborhood offers parks, a weekly Farmer’s Market (Thursday afternoon/early evening), the Arroyo nature reserve, nature trails, South Pasadena restaurants and outdoor cafes, local pub, yoga and exercise studios, community library, banks, post office, track at local high school, YMCA, biking, jogging and hiking paths in the neighborhood all nearby the San Gabriel mountains and Old-Town Pasadena which is walkable and/or 2 Metro stops away, Easy access to 110, 134, 201 and 10 Freeways, 10-15 minutes drive to Caltech, JPL, Rose Bowl, Art Center, USC Keck Medical Center, Occidental College, CalStateLA, Pasadena City College, East Los Angeles City College, Huntington Library. Easy Metro access, shuttle to JPL, The Broad Museum, Downtown LA's vibrant Arts District, Grand Central Market, Hauser Wirth Gallery, MOCA, Disney Concert Hall, Music Center, Norton Simon and Old-Town Pasadena, 30-40 minute drive to UCLA, LACMA, SoCal beaches and LAX (in good traffic). Overnight and long term parking not included but is available through the city for $30/month or $3 per day for 3 days. Square footage for both rooms is approx 400sq ft. Ideal for a professor, academic researcher, professional or college student needing a quiet place to work, study or relax while visiting. $1800/1 month ($60/day). $1750/2 months. ($58/day), $1650/3 months plus ($55/day), Shorter stays 1-3 weeks $85/day. Guests: 2 days/$20 - 3 days + (14 max) @ $25 (upon prior approval). Cleaning fee 1 month/$120; 2-3 months/$150, 4 months plus/$200. Contract provided upon receipt of Security Deposit and approved booking. We also speak Danish - Danske og skandinaviske besøgende er meget velkom! We look forward to meeting you!

Private Space Offered




400 ft2

Suited For

Property Type

Comments: The rooms are adjacent and part of our house. Private entrance, kitchenette, bath - complete autonomy,


From September 1, 2024

Minimum Stay

7 Days | Dates are flexible for this listing

Comments: Pvt Room w/pvt entrance facing garden, pvt bath, kitchenette (not a full kitchen)


Private Space in a House in South Pasadena, California, United States

Closest University

Huntington Library, Caltech, Art Ctr, Occidental, JPL, USC, PCC, SciArc,Norton Simon

Nearby Universities
UCLA, Otis Art Institute, Mt Saint Mary's,Loyola Law School, MOCA,Downtown Arts District,The Broad,DisneyConcertHall,MusicCenter, Geffen

South Pasadena, CA

Nearby Cities

Los Angeles

Comments: historical, older, quiet, convenient, walking-distance to shops, market, metro line, DTLA, freeway

Explore the Area


  • Off Campus
  • Suburban
  • Countryside
  • Writer's Sanctuary
  • Historic Home
  • Near Ocean or Lake
  • Near Mountains
  • Near Woods
  • Near Park
  • Near Restaurants
  • Near Neighborhood School
  • Near Shops
  • Near Public Transportation

Rental Rates and Terms

Rates from USD $1800 Monthly

Utilities are included

A cleaning service is not included

Comments: $1800/1 month ($60.d), $1750/2 months ($58.d), $1650/3 months plus ($55.d),1-3 weeks $85/day. Guests: 3 nights @$25.d (longer short term guests w/prior approval: max 7-14 days @$25.d) Cleaning: 1 month/$120; 2-3 months/$150, 4 months plus/$200


The home is not suitable for young kids

Pets are not allowed

Smoking is not allowed

A car is not available




Semi Furnished


High Speed Internet



Balcony or Patio



Temperature Control

Air Conditioning







Comments: Kitchenette appliances: mini-frig/freeze/microwave, 2 burner convection hotplate/coffee,toaster - shared washer/dryer, garden available. Guest (2-4) in garden visits allowed with prior notification.


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Member Since 2012

Trust Score (83)
Academic Faculty or Staff

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Member Since 2012

Trust Score (83)
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