Room rentals in Richmond
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Looking for a home with plenty of amenities and fully furnished shared suites? Check out Common’s rooms for rent—Richmond is a historic neighborhood just across the bay from San Francisco, offering easy access to the city and vibrant waterfront experiences at a more affordable price.
What is Coliving in Richmond?
Curious about coliving? Richmond coliving offers the best of both worlds in more ways than one: experience privacy and community, sea and city, cozy and contemporary with homes that feature a private bedroom plus common spaces perfect for suite movie nights, potluck dinners, and more!
Coliving homes available in Richmond
Our rooms for rent in Point Richmond are located at Common Cottage—a beautifully renovated 25-bedroom home complete with a sunny backyard, parking lot, on-site laundry, 21 bathrooms, high-quality kitchens, modern furniture, and lots of natural light. Plus, move-in is a breeze thanks to our hassle-free rental process, and inclusive amenities like WiFi and cleaning supplies make settling in that much easier.
Frequently asked questions
What is Richmond known for?
Once an island on San Francisco Bay, Point Richmond (aka The Point) is home to unique local history and charm. The downtown district is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and much of the area’s original architecture has been preserved or restored. The industrial waterfront hub was home to WWII shipbuilders and the Pacific Coast oil refinery, and today, it boasts an eclectic mix of museums, restaurants, hiking trails, and beaches.
What is the public transportation in Richmond?
The BART, San Francisco’s rapid transit rail system, connects to Richmond via the O and R lines. An extensive bus network also services the neighborhood, with a stop just three minutes walking from Common Cottage. Plus, you can hop on the ferry at the Richmond Terminal to sail to San Francisco in just half an hour. Richmond is also bike-friendly, with many urban cycle lanes and over 36 miles of trails and greenways.
What are some fun things to do in Richmond?
Learn about the area’s history at one of many landmarks, such as The Point Richmond History Museum and the Hotel Mac. Get a few laps in at the Municipal Natatorium, affectionately called The Plunge, a historic swimming center with high ceilings and wall murals. Enjoy sunny afternoons at the Miller/Knox Regional Shoreline, a beautiful waterfront park with beaches, picnic areas, and walking trails, plus great views of the skyline across the bay. Catch a community production at the Masquers Playhouse, or a free outdoor summer concert in historic downtown. Plan a suite outing at nearby Riggers Loft Wine Company, a gorgeous wine and cider locale featuring live music and stunning waterfront views. When you’re ready for a bite to eat, enjoy happy hour at a cozy bar downtown, or sample one of many incredible Mexican or Thai restaurants in the area.
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Learn More About Coliving In Richmond
Rent a private bedroom in one of our shared suites to build community and make new friends in the warm, sunny East Bay. Head to our blog to learn more about coliving.