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Come Enjoy the Oaks of Olivet

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The Oaks of Olivet entrance, all decked out for the Holidays.

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  • Minimum stay:1-2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

The Oaks of Olivet on the fringe of the Laguna de Santa Rosa, our six acre paradise, has majestic oak trees, some believed to be over 400 years old. Along with an orchard and large pastures the property also is surrounded by vineyards on two sides. With its address on prestigious Olivet Road, you will be within minutes of 9 award winning wineries. You are in the heart of the famous Russian River Valley, known for the ever popular Pinot Noir.

Just a short 10 minute trip to Sebastopol, 20 minutes to Guerneville and the Armstrong Redwood Forest and 30 minutes to Bodega Bay. Restaurants dot the countryside with gourmet menus typical of this Northern California paradise. Enjoy the country living but drive 15 minutes to be in either the heart of downtown Santa Rosa with it's many shops or travel 20 minutes to Healdsburg with it's quaint character and shop lined town square.

Walk the acreage, view hawks, jack rabbits, foxes and owls. Awake in the morning to hot air balloons floating over the misty morning sky. Sit on the lanai in the evening, sip a glass of wine and view the starry show. NEW ADDITION: TWO PERSON HOT TUB.

Amenities: Two Person Hot Tub, Fieldstone gas fireplace, gas barbeque propane fire pit, covered outdoor eating area, outdoor and indoor shower, kitchenette with water cooler, satellite television, dvd player, stereo (outdoor speakers also), cd/dvd library, books, magazines and board games, and corn hole game in the back.
PLEASE NOTE:
WE ARE NOT A PET FRIENDLY VACATION RENTAL! AS THERE ARE OUTDOOR PETS ON OUR PROPERTY WE KEEP THE COTTAGE FREE OF ALL PET DANDER FOR OUR ALLERGY PRONE GUESTS. WE ARE ALSO A SMOKE FREE ENVIRONMENT, NO SMOKING AT ALL ON THE PROPERTY (INCLUDING IN YOUR OWN VEHICLE WHILE ON OUR SITE).
TOT # 608N.
Keywords: Cottage, wine country, private, santa rosa area

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 700 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Massage

Suitability

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

    AGE 21 OR OLDER....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    WE ARE A SMOKE FREE FACILITY, NO SMOKING IS ALLOWED. THIS INCLUDES THE GUESTS VEHICLES WHILE ON THE PROPERTY. OUR AREA HAS BEEN HIT BY A SEVERE DROUGHT, SO WE HAVE BANNED ALL SMOKING....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    We do not allow any pets as we offer this unit to folks that also suffer from animal allergies....moreless

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Convertible bed(s)

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  • Queen size Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1) Portable crib, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Full sized fold out bed (leather couch that folds flat) with memory foam topper....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1

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  • Shower only (with option of an outdoor shower too). Blow dryer, bath products, toilet paper, all linens included....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Outdoor Shower (in addition to the indoor shower) fruit orchard and gardens in season. Outdoor Hot Tub for two, Propane gas fire pit, Corn hole game, and basketball court with basketballs...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Two shelves full of reading material....moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    Many board games and puzzles. Plus an outdoor corn hole game and basketball court with basketballs....moreless

  • Music Library:

    Many CD's with a great variety of music....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Direct TV basic in living area and the bedroom....moreless

  • Stereo:

    Indoor and outdoor speaker system....moreless

  • Television:

    One in the living area and one in the bedroom both set up with Direct TV basic on separate boxes, so you can watch different shows at the same time....moreless

  • Toys:

    Crayons, coloring books, and toys....moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Games
  • Video Library:

    Many movies to choose from....moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    You can see Mount St. Helena from our property....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Outdoor covered dining area that seats 6 plus a snack bar area inside the kitchen with 2 stools....moreless

  • Dining Area

General

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Yoga mat and basketball court with basketballs. Local hiking trails very close to the site....moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    Heats the main room in the cottage and is controlled by a thermostat....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Electric baseboard heat in the bedroom and the bathroom, powered by our solar system on site!...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Flat screen TV, leather couch that will fold out to a full sized bed. Stereo system, book, video and music library, with many puzzles and board games to enjoy on the rainy days....moreless

  • Parking:

    Next to the cottage, room for 3 cars....moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    In our field....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet:

    secure site....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Mr. Coffee drip system plus a french press....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Very well stocked kitchen....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Place settings for 6....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Kitchenette, stocked with an electric frying pan, Mr. Induction hot plate, crockpot, Outdoor gas grill with side burner, pots and pans, hot/cold water dispenser, toaster oven, microwave, french press...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items:

    Spices, tea, salt, pepper, coffee filters, paper products and towels....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Undercounter refrigerator, no freezer....moreless

  • Stove:

    Toaster Oven. Large enough to bake a pizza....moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    With outdoor propane fire pit....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Gas grill with side burner....moreless

Pool / Spa

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High Season
Mar 1 - Oct 31, 2015
2 night min stay
$175 $200
Fri, Sat
$1,000 $3,200
Low Season
Nov 1 - Feb 29, 2016
2 night min stay
$125 $175
Fri, Sat
$850 $2,900
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Cleaning Fee $75 + tax
  • Tax Rate 9%

Notes:

We do not charge extra for more than 2 guests. We are licensed for 4 adult guests overnight and 10 guests during the daytime hours. Cancelation policy is this: If you cancel 30 days or more prior to your arrival we will refund your money, minus a $50.00 cancelation fee. If you cancel into the 30 day period before your arrival and we cannot re-rent your dates there is no refund. TOT #608N Quiet hours are from 9:00 AM to 10:00 PM, if you are having fun beyond that time, we ask that you please take it indoors. We require you to sign a liability waiver before arrival, one will be e-mailed to you at the time of reservation. Our hot tub will stay locked until the waiver has been received.

Half of the total payment is due at time of reservation, the other 1/2 is due, 30 days prior to arrival. We accept credit cards over the phone. CANCELATION POLICY: If you cancel 30 days or more prior to your arrival we will refund your money, minus a $50.00 cancelation fee. If you cancel into the 30 day period before your arrival and we cannot re-rent your dates there is no refund. TOT # 608N


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Last updated: 09/03/2015
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Location

  • Osmosis Day Spa Sanctuary

  • Screamin' Mimi

    "Best Ice creams and sorbets, they use local products too, must try the lavendar ice cream wh..."

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  • Underwood Bar & Bistro

    "Full bar for when your palate is done with wine or just needs a little break from it. My hu..."

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  • Willow Wood Market Cafe

    "Love this place, especially for breakfast! Best cup of coffee around (local too) and if you..."

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  • Harvest Moon Estate & Winery

    "Randy Pitts the Owner and wine maker is such a great guy. You will often find him or his wi..."

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  • Taylor Maid Farms

    "Our favorite local coffee! The new location at the Barlow in Sebastopol is such a great spo..."

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  • Balletto Vineyards

    "Great local winery, super helpful staff and such a lovely courtyard with fountain."

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  • Zazu

    "Great local food, fun spot at the Barlow. Gotta try the bacon caramel corn."

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  • BBQ Smokehouse & Catering

  • Andy's Produce Markets

    "Great local shopping experience. They always have great prices on what is in season. "

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  • Hook and Ladder Winery

    "Super friendly staff, great wines, lovely spot."

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  • Inman Family Wines

    "Great Wines, close to us, right on Olivet Road."

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  • Marimar Estate Vineyards and Winery

    "Great friendly staff, wonderful, different wines. "

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  • Lynmar Estate

    "This winery is worth the trip, you sit in their lovely gardens and sip great wine. The staf..."

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  • DeLoach Vineyards

    "Closest winery to the Oaks, very lovely tasting room with helpful staff."

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  • Sebastopol Cookie Company

    "Great little spot, my daughter's favorite cookie"

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  • Iron Horse Vineyards

    "Amazing View!"

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  • French Garden Restaurant & Bistro

    "Great food, often has live music."

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  • West County Regional Trail

  • Burke's Russian River Canoe

    "Great day of fun. We try to make it once a year. You canoe down the Russian River and they..."

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  • Patisserie Angelica

    "Wow! They make the most amazing desserts!"

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  • Sonoma Wine Shop / La Bodega Cheese & Pasta

    "One of our most favorite spots! Bryan and Meekk owners are the most welcoming folks, you fe..."

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  • Hopmonk Tavern

    "Great restaurant, good service and great beer/wine list. I just love the Kale Salad and cra..."

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  • Mom's Apple Pie

    "Amazing Pies, my kids like these better than mine (and I make a great pie)!"

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  • Hanna Winery Russian River Valley

    "Great wines, lovely spot"

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  • Armstrong Redwoods State Natural Reserve

    "Great place to breathe! You can hike and really work out or you can walk the flat paths and..."

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  • Goat Rock State Park

    "Bearutiful, but the surf is dangerous so stay far back from the waves. Wonderful photo oppo..."

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  • Oliver's Market

    "Great local grocery store! If you want to do deli food also one of my favorite places for t..."

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  • Martin Ray Winery

    "Lovely wines and grounds. Super helpful staff."

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  • Sonoma Wine Shop / La Bodega Cheese & Pasta

    "One of our favorite spots in Sebastopol (they also have a location in Sonoma, which is what ..."

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5.84 Miles
Nearest Airport
Sonoma County Airport
4.7 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Underwood Bar and Bistro
8 Miles
Nearest Golf
Wikiup Golf Course
6.7 Miles
Nearest Motorway
101
1.7 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Walter Hansel Bistro
22 Miles
Nearest Beach
Bodega Bay

Car: Necessary

9 award winning wineries right on Olivet Road. Santa Rosa Creek walking trail is close by, a short drive to get to (it will take you into downtown Santa Rosa). One side of the trail is paved and the other is gravel, so biking is also an option. A short 20 minute drive to the Armstrong Redwood Forest in Guerneville, a must see. We are also a 30 minute drive to Bodega Bay.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2004

About the owner: We have enjoyed the Oaks of Olivet since 2004 as visitors to Sonoma County. In July of 2010 we made the move from Minnesota to live here full time. We are affordable housing developers and work from our home office. We are on site to make sure our guests have everything they need, but understand that guests call the shots on how much privacy is necessary.

Why the Owner Chose Santa Rosa:
We fell in love in San Francisco and then visited wine country. This area was an annual anniversary trip for us after we married. The annual trips turned into quarterly visits to Sonoma and Napa. We truely fell for Sonoma and decided to purchase and make a plan to move here to live full time. Our 10 year plan has now come to fruition. We really love the friendly people in the area and the ease of life in general. The local fresh produce is also a real plus.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
We have 9 award winning wineries on our road. Our property has a full fruit orchard and gardens that we share with our guests. We currently have peach, pear, plum, apple, fig and apricots. We have recently added a propane fire pit and a two person hot tub behind the cottage for our guests to enjoy.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • The Oaks of Olivet entrance, all decked out for the Holidays.

    The Oaks of Olivet entrance, all decked out for the Holidays.

  • Patio with outdoor shower.

    Patio with outdoor shower.

  • Bedroom

    Bedroom

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Majestic Oak

    Majestic Oak

  • Moon Over the Barn

    Moon Over the Barn

  • Saturday Morning

    Saturday Morning

  • Enjoy!

    Enjoy!

  • Your Hosts

    Your Hosts

  • Wonderful Oaks

    Wonderful Oaks

  • Springtime flowers in the field.

    Springtime flowers in the field.

  • Your Vacation Home

    Your Vacation Home

  • Cottage entrance

    Cottage entrance

  • Living Area

    Living Area

  • Comfortable Living

    Comfortable Living

  • Sunrise in the Mist

    Sunrise in the Mist

  • Morning sunrise.

    Morning sunrise.

  • Wow, so close!

    Wow, so close!

  • Roses and Relaxation

    Roses and Relaxation

  • Instructions

    Instructions

  • Hot Air Balloons

    Hot Air Balloons

  • Spring at the Oaks of Olivet.

    Spring at the Oaks of Olivet.

  • Our alpaca clan, Gill, Henry, Reign and Dunnigan.

    Our alpaca clan, Gill, Henry, Reign and Dunnigan.

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