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Romantic, Private, Stand-Alone Cottage

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Cottage deck, cottage as seen from the path


Last updated: 11/08/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

San Roque cottage description

You walk through a hand-crafted gate, down a long stone path, through an apple arbor, past a koi pond, through a gate and arrive at your own private deck shaded by oak trees and comfortable with a hammock, dining area & lounge. Apricots, grapes, figs and plums (in season) all within reach. You open French doors, enter the cottage where you first see the Queen-sized bed under stained-glass windows that looks out into a succulent garden. Panning the room, you take in the comfy couch which faces paned windows looking out onto the garden, a flat-screen TV and art created by friends of ours. You tuck your belongings away in the walk-in closet and go pour yourself a glass of wine in the fully equipped kitchen with honed black granite counter tops and handmade beach stone drawer pulls. With music playing on the stereo, you draw yourself a bath in the claw-foot tub, or head out onto the deck and relax in the hammock, or lounge, or you cuddle up in bed and admire the open, zen-like space.

To know more about Saral and me....: You can also check out our website below.

We look forward to talking to you,

David & Saral


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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


      • Low Allergen Environment
      • Non Smoking Only
      • Not Suitable For Children
      • Pets Considered
      • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
      • Wheelchair Inaccessible

      Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2

      • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


      • Yummy linens, brand-new high-end bed, a view of succulents on one side, a wide deck and oak trees on the other....moreless

      Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

      • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


      • Stone tiles, high ceilings, claw-foot tub and lovely towels.

      Other Amenities

          • We have made our cottage into a home away from home for our friends and family...we hope you will see and feel it the same way....moreless


          • Books
          • CD Player
          • DVD Player
          • Music Library
          • Satellite / Cable
          • Stereo
          • Television
          • Video Library


              • Romantic


              • Arboretum
              • Bay/Sound
              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Coin Laundry
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Nude Beach
              • Playground
              • Pond
              • Recreation Center
              • Reefs
              • Restaurants
              • Synagogues
              • Theme Parks
              • 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
              • Paddle Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Near The Ocean
              • Town

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Golf Privileges Optional
              • Hiking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Mountaineering
              • Paragliding
              • Parasailing
              • Pier Fishing
              • Racquetball
              • Rock Climbing
              • Roller Blading
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Surf Fishing
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Wind-Surfing


              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 2 people


              • Activities Guide
              • Alarm Clock
              • Basic Soaps
              • Broadband Access
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Hair Dryer
              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Local Activities Guide
              • Local Maps
              • Paper Towels
              • Parking
              • Parking Off Street
              • Telephone
              • Towels Provided
              • Wireless Internet:

                sometimes, for reasons I don't understand, we have problems with the WiFi, but if that should be the case, we'll arrange for you to come into our home from time to time to check your email. Again, MOST of the time it works like a charm....moreless


              • Blender
              • Catering Available
              • Coffee Grinder
              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Freezer
              • Grill
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave
              • Mini Refrigerator
              • Oven
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster


              • Balcony
              • Barbecue
              • Beach Chairs
              • Beach Towels
              • Bicycles
              • Deck / Patio
              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Grill
              • Outdoor Grill Gas
              • Small Cooler
              • Terrace


              Write a review 4.9
              from 39 traveler reviews
              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Less Busy Time
              Nov 1 - Mar 30
              2 night min stay
              $175 $185
              Fri, Sat
              $1,045 $3,130
              Busy Time
              Apr 1 - Oct 29
              2 night min stay
              $185 $195
              Fri, Sat
              My Standard Rate
              2 night min stay
              $175 $185
              Fri, Sat
              $1,045 $3,130
              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates


              • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
              • Pet Fee $50
              • Tax Rate 10%


              While we do rent the cottage by the month in the less than busy times, we don't rent the cottage by the month during our busy season.

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              Last updated: 11/08/2014
              Check availability
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              21 Unavailable
              22 Today
              23 Selected dates


              Car: Recommended

              A CONFUSING NOTE -- the marker doesn't actually point to the cottage, it points to our mailbox which is more than 1/10th of a mile away from the cottage. And to further confuse things, the lane that our home is on is unnamed and not on the map, but if you draw an imaginary line from the mailbox, perfectly perpendicular to Hope Avenue, all the way to the blue line (which is the creek below the cottage) that's where the cottage sits. Our home is slightly above it, about 150 feet away.


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              Speaks: german, italian, Italian like a 4 year-old

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              • Cottage deck, cottage as seen from the path

                Cottage deck, cottage as seen from the path

              • Nook, bathroom, kitchen

                Nook, bathroom, kitchen

              • Queen-sized bed.

                Queen-sized bed.

              • Claw-foot tub and shower.

                Claw-foot tub and shower.

              • 600 sq/ft deck

                600 sq/ft deck

              • Bocce ball court and patio, below the cottage toward the creek

                Bocce ball court and patio, below the cottage toward the creek

              • The cottage

                The cottage

              • Kitchen looking out toward the deck

                Kitchen looking out toward the deck

              • View of the bed, nook and path outside.

                View of the bed, nook and path outside.

              • Outside the bathroom

                Outside the bathroom

              • More of the deck

                More of the deck

              • Retreat....


              VRBO #144748

              There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

              This listing was first published here in 2007.

              Date last modified - Sunday, December 14, 2014

              $175 - $195 per night (USD)

              1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
              Sleeps 2

              View calendar: Updated 11/08/14
              Minimum stay: 2 nights
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              Member since: 2007
              Speaks: german, italian, Italian like a 4 year-old
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              • Response rate: 80%
              • Calendar last updated: 11/08/2014
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