Welcome to A Bed and Breakfast on Fairmount …
a Traditional Homestay-style B&B since 1996
located in beautiful Oakland, California

A Bed And Breakfast on Fairmount in Oakland, CA - living room with fireplaceView our Three Charming Guest Rooms
Conveniently serving many of Oakland’s and Berkeley’s residential communities for 15+ years, A B&B On Fairmount has hosted hundreds of happy new grandparents, graduates’ families, business travelers, sight-seers from all over the globe, and “locals”. Hosts Nancy and Jason, with origins in the Midwest and Australia, share their “green” lifestyle enthusiastically, incorporating seasonal produce and fresh eggs from the backyard organic garden into various healthy breakfasts. (Yes, we have laying hens much of the year.) The large garden, always a work in progress, has been called a “Bird Lover’s Paradise.” Click Here to see the bird list guests are working up.
Food photo, A Bed and Breakfast on Fairmount, Oakland, CAAtop our hill, we have city and western views (includes Mt. Tamalpais). This historic home also accommodates larger parties for family/guest events.
Ask us about renting the whole house!
Kitchen breakfasts are served inside the French windows looking onto the patio and back yard. Within every B&B bedroom there is a private, full bathroom. Guests report feeling welcomed, satisfied and very pleased with their experience at our home – A Bed and Breakfast on Fairmount. Read guests’ comments …

Free Wireless Internet Access Available
(510) 653-7726 (preferred)

Things to Know Before Booking…

Photo of the Sitting and Dining Area at A Bed and Breakfast on Fairmount - Oakland, CA* FREE Wireless Internet Access for Guests’ Laptops. No computer provided. This B&B is 100% non-smoking.
* There are 29 total stair steps with handrails to the front door.
* The B&B rooms are on the second floor (more stairs and handrails).
* We take cash or personal checks (made to Nancy Lovejoy); we do not take credit cards or traveler’s checks.
* Prices may change without notice. (see Current Rates)
* Reservations are made in advance and are usually 2-nights minimum and 2-weeks maximum.
* Every consecutive 7th night is free!
* 7 – 30 day cancellation policy
* Your reservation will be confirmed by phone once your deposit is received.
* Special dietary needs may be accommodated with advance notice.
* Third person in Charlie’s Queen Suite, add $30/night.
Photo of the Breakfast Table at A Bed and Breakfast on Fairmount, Oakland, CA* The B&B is not child-proofed and cannot accommodate small children.
* All Guest Rooms have hair dryers.
* Guests come and go independently.
* Hardwood floors and area rugs throughout.
* Parking is mostly on the street.
* Check-in is arranged in advance (and is always after 3:00 p.m.).
* Check-out is by 11:00 a.m.
* No pets.

Piedmont Ave. Shops · Restaurants · Buses · Kaiser Hospital · Downtown Oakland · Piedmont · Rockridge & Grand-Lake areas · MacArthur BART · Rockridge BART · UC Berkeley · Historic Mountain View Cemetery · Chapel of the Chimes · Rose Garden · CA College of Art
Featured Oakland Attractions 
Oakland Renaissance
Uptown, Downtown, All Around the Town!

We are proud of Oakland’s burgeoning restaurant scene. For a delectable sampling of close by and closer restaurants such as Bay Wolf, Commis, Dopo, Adesso, Cesar, The Drunken Fish, Camino, The Boot and Shoe Service, Pizzaiolo, Bake Sale Betty …
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Oakland is experiencing a Renaissance with new places to savor food and drink, discover art and enjoy entertainment. In 2012, the New York Times featured Oakland as the 5th top place to visit in the world. Atlantic Monthly says, “. . . Oakland is the Brooklyn of the Bay Area. It’s the next stop on the train, it’s cool, it’s where young people go now.” (www.theatlanticcities.com/housing/2013/10/san-francisco-exodus/7205/)There are fantastic restaurants in all price ranges. Check out San Francisco Chronicle’s Top 100 Restaurants in the Bay Area 2013 and Bargain Bites for more information.Join the Art Murmur on First Fridays or the Saturday Stroll, visiting Uptown galleries (http://www.oaklandartmurmur.org).Discover weekly entertainment highlights at this fantastic website, http://www.visitoakland.org.
A Bed & Breakfast on Fairmount, Oakland, CAThe Sunporch features Sunsets and Views A Bed & Breakfast on Fairmount  - Relaxing Day BedRelax on the Day Bed
The riotous and organic backyard complete with hen house
Photo: Organic Backyard - A Bed and Breakfat on Fairmount, Oakland, CA Photo: Organic Backyard - A Bed and Breakfat on Fairmount, Oakland, CA

 ~ Birder’s Alert ~

Many of our guests are avid “birders”, while some are casual fans. They have shared with us their front and back yard sightings. Here are several species that have been identified over the last few years. You are invited to spend time observing the birds around our home. Please let us know if you spot a new one to add to the list below!

Chestnut-backed Chickadee
Brown Towhee
House Finch
Cedar Waxwing
Bewick’s Wren
American Robin
Red-shouldered Hawk
Black-chinned Hummingbird
American Crow
House Sparrow (English Sparrow)
Mourning Dove
Rock Dove (Pigeon)
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
Golden Crowned Kinglet (male)
Anna’s Hummingbird
American Goldfinch
Dark-eyed Junco
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Lesser Goldfinch

The Golden Gate Audobon Society has been a leader in Bay Area conservation efforts since 1917 – its members “play a critical role in protecting local birds and their habitats.” Nearby Mountain View Cemetery, with ponds and lush vegetation, also satisfies ardent birders.

Contact Information
(510) 653-7726 (preferred)