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Dramatic, Romantic Oceanfront Home with 180 Degree Ocean View

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Breathtaking view of Havens Neck from our second acre above

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Last updated: 06/19/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Phoenix Nest, our romantic and spectacular oceanfront vacation home, is nestled on two glorious acres of forest right on the ocean.

The 2500 square foot, newly remodeled home is bright and airy and includes a 44-foot living room with windows throughout overlooking the ocean. The two master bedroom suites also have unsurpassed, sweeping views of the ocean. The house has great privacy. You can hear the waves crash and see the osprey and gulls fly by as the low tide unveils the rocks and sandy beach. Watch gorgeous sunsets from the deck or hot tub.

You will see sea lions surfing or resting on the rocks on the Havens Neck peninsula. We often see gray and humpback whales and recently blue whales spouting and occasionally breaching out of the ocean.

The bluff is like a garden, covered with plants and natural wildflowers. Known as the 'banana belt,' nearby rivers provide a more fog-free and temperate climate than other coastal areas.

Please No Children, Pets Or Smoking Allowed


Unparalleled Beauty: Dear Pat,
We were greeted by deer and the gentle barking 'hellos' of the sea lions. The house is so comfortable--more space than we imagined and the light so wonderful.. The view rates in our top three--following the Grand Canyon, Positano, Italy and tied with Villa Cinciano in Tuscany. As we say farewell to the deer and sea lions, we'll promise to return and will always remember the beauty by day and the peaceful blanket of the Milky Way by night.
Thank you for sharing your spectacular home with us.
Bob and Helene
Indianapolis

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    16 ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Not Suitable For Children:

    We do not allow renters under the age of 16....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    The upper driveway has a fully accessible path with a ramp into the upstairs. The shower is roll-in....moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

  • Other (See Description)

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  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2) There is a lovely window seat area near the hot tub with views of the ocean. The window seat contains 2 twin-sized beds that can be moved to another part of the house for sleeping if desired....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    This is the downstairs, en suite bathroom...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    This is the upstairs bathroom....moreless

Other Amenities

  • You will not find a more awe-inspiring 180-degree view of the ocean and coast from any other home. Our kitchen is fully equipped with every gadget imaginable, a Cuisinart Coffeemaker, a Bialetti espresso maker, coffee grinder, waffle maker, blender, lots of pots pans and attractive dishware....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library:

    We have some CD's for our guests...moreless

  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    We have a few DVDs and videos for guests to use....moreless

Theme

  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Oceanfront:

    You are right on the ocean cliff with 180 degree view of the ocean north and south....moreless

  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining:

    Dine while watching the whales swim by....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Central heating...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    The living room is 44 feet long and has several comfortable seating areas with windows on the ocean from each area....moreless

  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street:

    We have a long driveway with private parking off street...moreless

  • Shampoo
  • Telephone:

    This is for local calls only. We recommend that you bring a phone card for long-distance calls. The only cell phone carrier that gets slight reception is Verizon currently....moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove:

    The energy efficient wood-burning stove is located in the living room....moreless

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    We have a large selection of cookware and table service....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen:

    Newly remodeled....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio:

    Overlooking the ocean with deck chairs and picnic table and Weber charcoal bbq....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    There are kayaks to rent in Gualala....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    Hot tub overlooking the ocean. Accommodates 4 people....moreless

  • Outdoor Hot Tub

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$295 $326
Fri, Sat
$1,895

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • cleaning and linens $150
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

Rates are more for 3-4 guests. $345/night; $795/weekend; $2,250/week

Cleaning fee is $125 for two guests. $150 for 3-4 guests.

I ask for a $300 fully-refundable deposit to reserve the date and the full rental payment, when possible, one month in advance of your stay. I take personal checks or I use Paypal (there is a small additional fee).


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Calendar

Last updated: 06/19/2015
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Location

Car: Necessary

Other Activities: You can often see gray whales migrating south in winter and north in spring with their calves.

 

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Photos

  • Breathtaking view of  Havens Neck from our second acre above

    Breathtaking view of Havens Neck from our second acre above

  • Spacious downstairs bedroom with fireplace and attached bathroom

    Spacious downstairs bedroom with fireplace and attached bathroom

  • Wild, winter sea

    Wild, winter sea

  • View the evening sunset from the couch in the living room

    View the evening sunset from the couch in the living room

  • Dining with a view. Complimentary champagne awaits you.

    Dining with a view. Complimentary champagne awaits you.

  • Deck overlooking ocean

    Deck overlooking ocean

  • Hot tub sunset

    Hot tub sunset

  • View of the Phoenix Nest from the peninsula

    View of the Phoenix Nest from the peninsula

  • Havens Neck Peninsula

    Havens Neck Peninsula

  • Winter surf

    Winter surf

  • Buddha sculpture on the land

    Buddha sculpture on the land

  • Phoenix Nest as seen from the ocean.

    Phoenix Nest as seen from the ocean.

  • 180 degree views from windows of downstairs bedroom

    180 degree views from windows of downstairs bedroom

  • Another view from downstairs bedroom

    Another view from downstairs bedroom

  • More of 44-foot living room with wood burning fireplace and television area

    More of 44-foot living room with wood burning fireplace and television area

  • Kitchen leading onto Dining Area

    Kitchen leading onto Dining Area

  • Upstairs bedroom with view of ocean beyond the deck

    Upstairs bedroom with view of ocean beyond the deck

  • Front entry to house and garden.

    Front entry to house and garden.

  • Our home has a terrific view of these sea mammals

    Our home has a terrific view of these sea mammals

  • Morning mist

    Morning mist

  • Fall sunsets over the Pacific

    Fall sunsets over the Pacific

  • Star fish in eel grass

    Star fish in eel grass

  • Morning landscape

    Morning landscape

VRBO #12125

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Member since: 2002
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 06/19/2015
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