Cheap Furnished Apartments in Oakland: What You Can Get For Under $2500?

Looking for a furnished apartment in Oakland? The prime location across the Bay from San Francisco is close to Kaiser Permanente, Pandora Media, Southwest Airlines, and UCSF Children’s Hospital, but famous for high rents. For a budget of under $2500 a month, the search is not easy.

To help you find the perfect—and affordable—furnished apartment, we’ve rounded up this list of popular apartments for rent on 2nd Address, an online market place of furnished rentals, that fit your budget.

Read on for the listings. (Note: Prices and availability are subject to change.)

1. Beautiful furnished cottage with private entrance and bath

Price: $1640

Location: 57th St & Genoa St, Santa Fe, Oakland

Bright, light filled and newly renovated cottage with all of the amenities needed for an extended stay in the Bay Area. It is a perfect jumping off point for day trips to all that Northern California has to offer. It is a short walk to BART to take the train into San Francisco and 2 miles from the UC Berkeley Campus.

The space is calm and serene in the back garden of the property. The kitchenette is brand new with quartz countertops, microwave, mini oven, hot plate, fridge and all cookware/ dishware. You will also enjoy a beautiful private bathroom with a rain showerhead and crisp, clean towels. In the main space you will find a desk, a comfy queen bed, and a flat screen TV with Netflix. This cottage fully furnished and is great for a relaxing stay in the Bay Area.

It has a completely separate and private entrance. A laundromat is a one minute walk from the cottage for longer stays.

2. Furnished Studio Apartment at Market St & 55th St

Price: $2460

LOCATION: Market St & 55th St, Santa Fe, Oakland

Nearby Hospitals: – UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland 0.4mi – Kaiser Permanente Oakland Medical Center 1.7mi – Alta Bates Summit Medical Center – Ashby Campus 1.8mi – Alta Bates Summit Medical Center – Summit Campus 1.8mi – Highland Hospital 4.3mi – Alameda Hospital 8mi

This is the perfect cozy fully furnished studio apartment to stay in. Perfect for couples, solo adventurers, business travelers, and fury friends! I’m always happy to host great people. Sleeping arrangements Private studio: 1 bed ***The entire place is to yourself. This is not a shared apartment.***

***Disclosure: “Your unit will be cleaned before you arrive- which is what the cleaning fee is for. We do not provide on going cleanings or housekeeping, but we provide a broom, a mop, kitchen rugs, toilet brush, etc (cleaning supplies) List of consumables” toilet paper, tissue paper, shampoo, conditioner, dish soap, detergent (if there’s a washer dryer 20 loads) Those supplies will be provided for your arrival, but will not be replenished during your stay.

3. Furnished 1 Bedroom Apartment

Price: $2480

Location: 21st St & Brush St, West Oakland

Stunning 1-bedroom apartment in gorgeous Victorian. Apartment has 1 bedroom, a full kitchen & bath, dishwasher, wireless Internet, & cable TV. Great downtown Oakland location – walking distance to bus, Bart, Lake Merritt, restaurants & cafes.

4. Spacious furnished 2B apartment

Price: $2480

Location: Magee Ave & Kansas St, Redwood Heights, Oakland

Spacious 2 bedroom 1 bath ground floor apartment in Oakland’s vibrant Laurel District! First floor of two story four-plex with a patio. Updates throughout including kitchen, spacious bathrooms, and hardwood floors. Tons of natural light. Off street parking available. Quiet neighborhood with long term residents, walkable to restaurants and coffee shops, and home to the annual Laurel Street Fair! Conveniently located between between 580 and 13 freeways, with easy access to bus and BART transit. Close proximity to Highland Hospital, Kaiser (Oakland and San Leandro Locations), Alta Bates, Sutter Hospital, and Alameda Hospital in Oakland. Local colleges include Holy Names, Merritt, and Mills College.

5. Modern furnished studio with A/C .6mi from BART

Price: $2130

Location: 41st St & Emerald St, Oakland

It doesn’t get much better than this Piedmont location. There’s plenty to explore right outside your door. Grab some choice cuts at Clove and Hoof or enjoy the beer garden at Bierhaus. There’s also a vast array of shops, eateries, and cafés on nearby Piedmont Ave. You are within walking distance of BART as well. This is a pet-friendly community with controlled access that offers bike storage, package lockers, and a social lounge with an outdoor grill and firepit.

*Pet restrictions are determined on a case-by-case basis.

Heads up
-Please note this unit is street facing and street noise can be heard.
-The parking space for this unit is a lift and can only accommodate up to mid-sized cars.