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Urban Chic in the Heart of San Francisco

1868 Buchanan Street
San Francisco
Lowrie + Alba
Lowrie - 415.305.3326/Alba - 510.759.6475

Welcome, Kate! Thank you for choosing to visit our home. Home is where the heart is and we are so grateful to be able to share ours with you. We hope your stay is relaxing,joy-filled and memory-making. In our welcome packet, you will find all the information you might need for your stay. From the WiFi password to the best taco stand around, we have you covered! Thank you again for staying with is. Hopefully it’s something to write home about. Very best, Lowrie + Alba

Lowrie + Alba

Check-In Time

4:00 pm


There is 2 hour parking from 8-6 Mon-Fri. Please make sure to not leave any pocessions visible in the car. The nearest parking garage is at 1650 Fillmore Street.

Entry Instructions

We are located at 1868 Buchanan Street on the SE corner of Bush Street.
Access to the unit is through the garage which is located on behind the house on Bush Street. Please use the lower key pad and punch in the code 5472 Enter. The unit is located down the garden stairs. The keys will be on the tray on the coffee table.

Passwords & Codes



Keurig coffee maker, microwave and small refrigerator. Instruction manuals are on top of the microwave.


There is a kitchenette with a Keurig coffee maker, microwave and small refrigerator. We provide coffee pods, tea, creamer and sugar.

We have radiant floors. The thermostat is located in the living area to the left of the closet door on the wall facing the garden.

House Rules & Contacts

House rules

No smoking or vaping of any kind, legal or illegal.

Emergency Contacts

Dial 911 for all emergencies.

A Few of Our Favorite Things...

Outdoor Recommendations

Don't miss The Presidio for hiking and Beautiful Bay Views. Golden Gate Park, Crissy Field and Marina Green are also great for outdoor excursions. The Alcatraz tour is really fun and you get to take a ferry out to the island. Great escape stories about the inmates.

Food, Dining & Restaurant Recommendations

Check out these great neighborhood restaurants: Jackson Fillmore, The Tailor's Son, SPQR, Florio, Octavia SF, Palmer's, Cultivar. Blue Barn is nice for lunch.

Breakfast spots include, Fillmore Bakehop,
B Patisserie and Jane.

Shopping & Destination Recommendations

Hip and trendy Fillmore Street is just two blocks away known for it's wonderful boutiques. Union Street and Chestnut Street are also nearby fun shopping locations.

Culture Recommendations

The De Young Museum and The Academy of Sciences in Golden Gate Park are both really fun and known for their state of the art architecure. Nice place for a picnic and/or lunch.
The Museum of Modern Art.
The Asian Art Museum.

Nightlife Recommendations

Palmer's is a fun bar on Fillmore Street. Other SF night clubs include DNA Lounge, Foreign Cinema, Raven Bar, Madrone Art Bar, Double Dutch, Monarch, and Black Cat.

Adventurous Recommendations

Looking for family fun. Try an escape room game @ Escape SF, PanIQ Escape Room SF or Reason. San Francisco
Zoo, The Academy of Sciences and The Exploratorium are also wonderful for families.

Checking Out

Check Out Time

11:00 am

Clean Up

Please leave the key and garage door opener on the silver tray in the living room. We'll do the rest.


Please put any trash in the garbage bins in the garage. Blue is recycling and gray is regular trash.


Thank you for staying with us Kate! We hope you enjoyed your stay and made lasting memories to write home about. Safe travels.


Lowrie + Alba

Lowrie + Alba