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Coolest, Coziest, Cabin on the Coast

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The sweetest little cabin ever!

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Last updated: 05/01/2010

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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

One of the sweetest, most delightful, and coolest cabins you will ever find (not just on the coast...anywhere!), the William and Mildred Suite is a two-room cabin perfect for a romantic -honeymoon or not- getaway.

The decor is entirely unique and tells the 1940s love story of William and Mildred, from their meeting at a Nebraska air force bar, through their long separation during WWII.

The living room/dining room recreates a vintage lounge with a funky camel bar (you must see it to believe it), a cushy comfortable - and convertible - sofa, a television with dvd player, gas fireplace, dining table/chairs, an cool "telephone table," old record player with era-appropriate records, and a small kitchenette (two burner stove, full size fridge, sink, counter, basic cooking equip, coffeemaker/coffee beans) with retro cookbooks for two. It's all set to a backdrop of 1940s menus, bar tabs, matchbooks, lounge photos, and a wall-sized classic cocktail lounge mural.

The adjoining bedroom will blow you away with William and Mildred's actual love letters, written daily (and sometimes twice or three times a day) over the course of two years during the war and right up until their wedding. Add a cozy gas fireplace, television with dvd player, huge posturpedic king bed, tons of pillows, high quality linens, and beautiful vintage fabrics throughout, and you'll be just as snug as can be.

The cabin has two bathrooms! Two! One has a fancy bubbly tub and the other has a rainy-type shower. Both are stocked with our yummy and earth-happy soap, shampoo, conditioner, and lotion - all in large dispensers (none of those silly little bottles here).

What else? Super cool old lamps. Your own deck with adirondack chairs and barbecue (free eco-coals). A magical hot tub steps away from your cabin. Badminton. Croquet. It's all swell!

The cabin is on five acres (along with our other cabins) in Little River - minutes away from everything - beaches, wineries, diving, hikes, Mendocino, breweries, good food.

If you stay on the weekend, and you can tear yourselves away from the cabin, stop into the lodge for happy hour: Fondue Fridays (typically, homemade gruyere fondue with apples, french bread, and mushrooms; pretzels and mendocino mustard; local beers and wines) and Sangria Saturdays (something like...homemade strawberry/peach sangria; local beers; chips and salsa; corn and chive blossom quesadillas; and sometimes even tamales!). Saturday and Sunday mornings we have toast bar in the lodge with locally baked breads, homemade apple butter, almond butter, olallieberry jam, coffee, tea and the New York Times.

If you're very lucky and you're here on a starry Saturday night, you won't want to miss our movies under the stars - a classic film projected on a sheet, plenty of blankets, popcorn, and (OF COURSE), the stars!

Plus, we think your pets are swell, so bring 'em along! We won "Beast of the Bay" for our unmatched pet amenities, like treats, space to play, special bedding, and have five acres of meadow and woods for playing. (Just $20 per pet per night.)

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Property Type

  • Cabin

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    One of the best places for kids in mendocino, 5 acres to run around, secret beach nearby, hot tub in the woods, games and movies available. Croquet and badminton on site....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    We are a non-smoking property, inside and out....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Super pet friendly - we won the most pet friendly lodging of the San Francisco Bay Area! Pets are $20 per pet, per night....moreless

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

  • Bedroom 1

    ...moreless

  • Convertible bed(s)

    ...moreless

  • King size beds (1) Wonderfully comfortable posturpedic king size bed, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Great quality and (actually!) comfortable!...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Huge meadow for croquet & badminton; unusual & amazing decor

Entertainment

  • DVD Player:

    (2)...moreless

  • Music Library:

    Funky old record player with small but lovely 40s/50s record albums....moreless

  • Video Library:

    Eclectic, amazing, and large (1500!) collection of movies plus free popcorn....moreless

Attractions

  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shelling
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Mountain? Well, no - forest, trees, meadow, actually....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming

General

  • Gas Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone:

    There is NO cell service in this region, and your in-cabin phone is local only. However, we have a payphone that accepts credit cards....moreless

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils:

    All the basics, but nothing fancy!...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Our kitchenette has two electric burners, full size refrigerator, sink, microwave, full size coffee maker (no oven - but a bbq on the deck)...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Shared Hot Tub:

    Private, magical, forest setting steps away from the cabin....moreless

  • Jetted Tub
 

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$199-$279/night plus tax
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As a small business, 30 day cancellation applies

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Calendar

The property's calendar has not been updated in over 60 months. You can contact the owner for availability or look for properties with confirmed availability

 

Location

wine tasting, whale watching, breweries, skunk train, crab festival, mushroom festival, hiking to secret beach

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2009

About the owner: Love the ocean and Mendocino

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
Hiking, tidepools, fine eating, relaxing


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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • The sweetest little cabin ever!

    The sweetest little cabin ever!

  • Great big posturpedic bed with many pillows!

    Great big posturpedic bed with many pillows!

  • Kitchenette with its cookbooks for two!

    Kitchenette with its cookbooks for two!

  • Love letters in the bedroom

    Love letters in the bedroom

  • Sigh. A lovely sunset from the deck.

    Sigh. A lovely sunset from the deck.

  • Lots of land - relax and play -  six cabins share five acres

    Lots of land - relax and play - six cabins share five acres

  • The nearby sweet cove

    The nearby sweet cove

  • The bubbly tub and natural bath products

    The bubbly tub and natural bath products

  • The living room lounge and camel bar

    The living room lounge and camel bar

  • Dining area with telephone table in the background

    Dining area with telephone table in the background

  • The magical hot tub in the woods is steps away

    The magical hot tub in the woods is steps away

  • Cozy bedroom sitting area

    Cozy bedroom sitting area

  • Happy hour in the lodge on most weekends

    Happy hour in the lodge on most weekends

  • Cozy lodge - check in, movies, wknd happy hour, read the paper by the fire

    Cozy lodge - check in, movies, wknd happy hour, read the paper by the fire

  • A few minutes from Mendocino

    A few minutes from Mendocino

  • Don't miss Sangria Saturday!

    Don't miss Sangria Saturday!

VRBO #233826

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  • Sleeps
    4
  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 05/01/2010
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(707) 937-1543 (California, USA)

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