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Enjoy Paso Robles Wine Country, the Beach & Ranch Life W/ Pool

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Last updated: 12/20/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
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Paso Robles chateau / country house description

Cottontail Creek Ranch ,the Ultimate Destination Private Ranch Retrat Features a Custom Luxury 5000 square foot Ranch House/Executive Retreat, 8 bedrooms total
Five bedrooms have private baths, King and Queen sized beds, 2 sleeping lofts above the #4 bedroom,
Additional sleeping areas:
#6 Bedroom/ library loft with a queen
#7 Bedroom/Hidden room entry level with direct access to the #6 bathroom and bar(what a combination
#8 Bedroom/ multi purpose room/couple*king or dorm style 2 twins.
Entry level Great room / Gourmet kitchen, island, dining, bar and den. A detached recreation room with work out equipment, ping pong, game table and sleeping. Outdoor oak BBQ and separate fire pit for sitting under the stars. A short walk down the driveway is a 20 yd. 2 LANE LAP POOL complete with SPA and Kid's baja step and an elliptical workout machine in the pool house.

Living room has a huge wood fire place, couches,Flat screen tv in living room with surround stereo and video library. IPod extension. Master 1 bedroom has beautiful handcrafted fireplace with local rock, plasma flat screen tv , den has high definition flat screen tv/room by room list of amenities please visit our website.

This luxury Custom Home has panoramic views of the beautiful private valley on an 850 acre working cattle ranch. Cottontail Creek Ranch also raises avocados, oranges, and kiwis. Just down the driveway from your home away from home you will find a meadow like park complete with Double horse shoe courts and lawn volley ball.

Put on your hiking shoes and explore the ranch via Jeep trails and cow trails. You will be treated to wildlife, valley views, large pond with catch and release fishing and kayaking. Spectacular views of Pacific Coastline from ridge tops.
Massage Therapy and chefs can be arranged as well as an Aussie Wrangle who will take you riding at the beach or another location.

Pipe corrals for horse owners who want to bring their own horses to ride on the ranch or nearby public trails at Cayucos Beach, Montana de Oro State Park, or National Forest in Pozo. Horseback riding can be arranged with an independent wrangler who will bring horses to the ranch or elsewhere.

The Paso Robles Wine Country is 15 minutes away while the beach is just 12 minutes away. Nearby attractions include Hearst Castle, Cambria, Big Sur Coastline, Morro Bay, and San Luis Obispo area wine tasting. Shopping and Farmers Markets in Cambria, San Luis Obispo, Templeton and Morro Bay. Great windsurfing, surfing, biking nearby. Scheduled air service, United Express, Delta, and US Air is 40 minutes in San Luis Obispo.
Ground transportation to San Luis Obispo or Paso Robles via Amtrak.

Enjoying the view at the Cottontail Creek Ranch
VRBO Bear stayed here - 04/24/2009 When my bear family and I arrived at the Cottontail Creek Ranch, we instantly felt at home!

This luxury ranch retreat is nestled among some of California’s most breathtaking rolling hills. The location beckons you to enjoy the outdoors and everything the Central Coast has to offer. Whether you like to hike, fish, horseback ride, surf, or just simply hang out and enjoy some of the most awe inspiring views this home has to offer, this is the place for you!

Our gracious hosts, Roger and Susan, made our arrival special in so many ways. From the beautiful fresh cut flowers in every bedroom to the delicious fresh fruit picked right from the ranch orchards to the awesome homemade cookies, no detail was overlooked. They took us on a tour of their 850 acre working ranch and we marveled at the incredible view overlooking the Estero Bay. The fresh air carried the fabulous scent of their orange orchards and flowers blossoming throughout the property. Plus, we were free to eat anything that was ripe and ready for picking on the grounds. We enjoyed lemons, oranges, avocados and fresh herbs. It was simply amazing! The fabulous surroundings, wide open spaces and views truly recharged our spirits.

The home itself rivaled the ranch’s outside surroundings. From the historical Monterey pine floors to the custom woodwork, this home really showcased the owners’ personality and artistic flair. Susan’s whimsical artwork and Roger’s intricate woodwork throughout the home exuded warmth. They truly put their hearts and hands into making sure that we felt right at home.

Cottontail Creek Ranch featured 5 luxurious bedrooms, each with their own personal baths. Everyone had their own personal space to retreat to and relax. The home’s floor plan was perfect for togetherness and included great family gathering spots like a fully equipped gourmet kitchen, spacious dining room as well as the large living room with its massive rock fireplace. Every room had an incredible view to enjoy. We spent evenings around the great fire pit or soaking in the steaming spa reminiscing about the day’s adventures. It was the perfect home for a reunion or celebration!

If you must venture away from this private paradise, Cottontail Creek Ranch is in close proximity to the vineyards of Paso Robles, fabulous seafood in Morro Bay, and the quaint coastal town of Cayucos. It’s also a convenient home base to launch an excursion up the coast to visit Hearst Castle or explore the craggy coast of Big Sur. We have not stopped talking about our visit to the California Central Coast and the Cottontail Creek Ranch.

Thanks Roger and Susan for a great stay!

The VRBO Bear


Keywords: Destination Luxury, Ranch, House,estate,family, reunions, retreat, pool, swimming,executive,agriculture,
grass, fed beef, cows, avocados,oranges, organic, sustainable, private, hiking, biking, running, birds, watching, nature, cowboy, wine, beach, Hearst Castle. Big Sur

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Property Type

  • Chateau / Country House
  • 5000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome:

            high chairs, pack and plays on request. stair gates plastic ware and toys...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20, Beds for 20

          • Bedroom 1/Master with fireplace: 1 king

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          • Bedroom 2/Barnwood Room: 1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon

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          • Bedroom 3/Garden Room: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 4/Red Dog Room: 1 king, 1 double, 2 twin/ single

            Loft above has 2 twins and double...moreless

          • Bedroom 5/Sunrise Room: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 6/Library Loft: 1 queen

            above living room via a spiral stair case...moreless

          • Bedroom 7/Bonus Room: 1 twin/ single

            Entry level and around the corner from the 6th bath...moreless

          • Bedroom 8/Multi purpose room'Casita: 1 king, 2 twin/ single

            Detach room/Great for a couple or dorm style/game/weights...moreless

          • King size beds (3), Queen size Beds (3), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (4), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)...moreless

          Bathrooms: 6 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

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          • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower, bidet

            Radiant heated floors/double sinks...moreless

          • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

            Radiant heated floor...moreless

          • Bathroom 4: toilet, tub, shower

            Radiant heat...moreless

          • Bathroom 5: toilet, shower

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          • Bathroom 6mudroom: toilet, shower

            Located in the mud room behind bar...moreless

          Entertainment

          • Music Library:

            a few cds best to bring your own or bring your IPOD. We have the connection to the stereo...moreless

          • Ping Pong Table
          • Satellite / Cable:

            (3)...moreless

          • Stereo

          Theme

          • Adventure
          • Away From It All
          • Family
          • Romantic

          Attractions

          • Botanical Garden
          • Cinemas
          • Library
          • Playground
          • Restaurants
          • Winery Tours
          • Zoo

          Local Services & Businesses

          • ATM/Bank
          • Babysitter
          • Fitness Center
          • Groceries
          • Massage Therapist

          Leisure Activities

          • Antiquing
          • Beachcombing
          • Bird Watching
          • Boating
          • Eco Tourism
          • Horseshoes
          • Scenic Drives
          • Shelling
          • Shopping
          • Sight Seeing
          • Walking
          • Whale Watching
          • Wildlife Viewing

          Location Type

          • Monument View
          • Mountain View

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Cycling
          • Deepsea Fishing
          • Fishing
          • Freshwater Fishing
          • Golf
          • Hiking
          • Hot Air Ballooning
          • Jet Skiing
          • Kayaking
          • Mountain Biking
          • Pier Fishing
          • Rock Climbing
          • Sailing
          • Surfing
          • Swimming
          • Tennis
          • Wind-Surfing

          Dining

          • Dining:

            Then dining table seats 12 With an additional table 20...moreless

          • Dining Area
          • Seating for 20 people

          General

          • Air Conditioning
          • Broadband Access
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Computer Available:

            Wireless. Bring your laptop and use it anywhere!...moreless

          • Fitness Room / Equipment:

            Multi purpose room has weight, yoga mats pool house has elliptical machine...moreless

          • Gas Fireplace
          • Hair Dryer
          • Heating
          • Internet
          • Linens Provided
          • Living Room:

            Big leather couches and local rock fireplace. Wood supplied. Stereo and flat screen tv...moreless

          • Parking:

            Upper and lower driveway parking...moreless

          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

            With permission...moreless

          • Telephone:

            2 separate lines...moreless

          • Towels Provided
          • Washing Machine
          • Wireless Internet:

            Inside and Outside...moreless

          • Wood Fireplace

          Kitchen

          • Catering Available
          • Coffee Maker:

            Double coffee brewing and keurig pod ...moreless

          • Cooking Utensils

          Outside

          • Kayak / Canoe
          • Lanai / Gazebo
          • Lawn / Garden
          • Outdoor Grill:

            Santa Maria Style bbq with oak wood...moreless

          Pool / Spa

          • Hot Tub
          • Private Pool:

            20 yd 2 lane lap pool complete with kid's baja step and spa. Daytime use. shared with owner and her family Shared with owners...moreless

           

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          Rental basis: Per property
          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
          Christmas/New Years
          Dec 18 - Jan 4, 2015
          7 night min stay

          $8,000

          Rates are based on 10 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest

          spring
          Jan 7 - Jun 10, 2015
          3 night min stay
          $1,295
          $7,750

          Rates are based on 10 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest

          Easter Weekend
          Apr 2 - Apr 5, 2015
          4 night min stay

          $5,180
          flat fee
          Cal Poly Graduation
          Jun 11 - Jun 14, 2015
          4 night min stay

          $5,180
          flat fee
          fall
          Sep 9 - Nov 18, 2015
          3 night min stay
          $1,295
          $7,750

          Rates are based on 10 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest

          Thanksgiving
          Nov 20 - Nov 26, 2016
          7 night min stay

          $8,000

          Rates are based on 10 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest

          My Standard Rate
          3 night min stay
          $1,295
          $7,850

          Rates are based on 10 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest


          Additional information about rental rates

          Fees:

          • Tax Rate 11%

          Notes:

          All Rates are based on a 1-10 guest visit. All extra guests are charged $35/guest/nt,day or visit, Including children with a maximum of 20 guests.

          1/2 the base rent is due to book. The full balance including the 9% bed tax and fully refundable $700 security/cleaning deposit +2% separate check to the Community Foundation


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          Last updated: 12/20/2014
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          Location

          35 Miles
          Nearest Airport
          12 Miles
          Nearest Barpub
          15 Miles
          Nearest Golf
          30 Miles
          Nearest Train
          9 Miles
          Nearest Motorway
          12 Miles
          Nearest Restaurant
          200 Miles
          Nearest Ski
          9 Miles
          Nearest Beach
          Beach

          Car: Recommended

           

          Owner info

          Year Purchased: 1999

          About the owner: Pictured are sons Kristopher and MIchael with Susan and Roger sitting on our 90 year old 90 foot Monterey Pine that had died in the front yard of our old Magetti farm house. We had it milled and installed as flooring and trim in the downstairs main area of our Cottontail Creek Ranch house. It is like walking on liquid carmel corn.

          Why the Owner Chose Paso Robles:
          How did we get started in the Vacation Rental business? In 1999 our family had been living on Cottontail Creek Road on the Magetti Ranch for 22 years when the adjoining property came on the market. We wanted to expand agriculturally which we immediately did by adding more avocados, more cattle and oranges to the ranch. That left the question, what do we do with this extraordinary Cottontail Creek Ranch home built in 1978? Our goal is sustainability and the vacation rental does that as well as fulfills the home's destiny by entertaining tourists from around the world. The house truly combines luxury and homeyness while the views beckon you outdoors. We feel that Cottontail Creek Ranch is the perfect location for sharing this part of old California with others. The byproduct of this has been meeting wonderful people while connecting them to the land.

          The Unique Benefits at this Chateau / Country House:
          'So much to Do or NOT, Close to everything the Central Coast has to offer' is what I tell potential guests. Walk in the hills and valleys. Meet the cows and chickens. Take a tour of the orchards. Pick herbs out of the landscaping. Breath in the country. Order CTC grass fed beef, check our website to order. If you do choose to venture out and leave the ranch the first wine tasting room is 15 minutes away and the beach is 12 minutes the opposite direction. The climate is moderate with a marine influence without a lot of fog and the extreme heat of inland, ' JUST RIGHT'! Staying at the ranch can be restful and quiet or full of activity, your choice. The location of our home makes it easy for our guests to enjoy the great outdoors without leaving the house, the patios and porches. You can also fill your days with hiking, walking and biking the property then take off for some wine tasting and beach activities or drive to Hearst Castle for a tour and the Big Sur Coast. We share any fruit and vegetables that are ready for harvest. We normally have oranges, lemons and limes all year long. Seasonally we have avocados, herbs and artichokes from the edible landscaping. It is great to live off the land.


          Contact us

          Speaks: spanish

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          Photos

          • Our Ranch Home welcomes you

            Our Ranch Home welcomes you

          • Another shot of theLiving room with spiral staircase to the Library loft

            Another shot of theLiving room with spiral staircase to the Library loft

          • dining room and living room

            dining room and living room

          • another view Dining room

            another view Dining room

          • #1 Master Bedroom with king bed with optional rollaway bed. Fireplace, private bath and direct access to the spa and deck

            #1 Master Bedroom with king bed with optional rollaway bed. Fireplace, private bath and direct access to the spa and deck

          • Barn wood Bathroom

            Barn wood Bathroom

          • Red Dog Room #4
King with 2 lofts above (2 twins and double)Private bath large shower and soaking tub/radiant heat

            Red Dog Room #4 King with 2 lofts above (2 twins and double)Private bath large shower and soaking tub/radiant heat

          • entrance level patio

            entrance level patio

          • Lap pool view from the house

            Lap pool view from the house

          • Our 60 ft lap pool/kids step/spa we share with our guests

            Our 60 ft lap pool/kids step/spa we share with our guests

          • Alpine Glow at the fishing pond

            Alpine Glow at the fishing pond

          • Fabulous living room

            Fabulous living room

          • Kitchen with double dishwashers and double ovens and an island with a billion dollar view

            Kitchen with double dishwashers and double ovens and an island with a billion dollar view

          • Den (wifi computer, piano and flat screen tv/dvd) leading to 3 bedrooms and laundry room

            Den (wifi computer, piano and flat screen tv/dvd) leading to 3 bedrooms and laundry room

          • The Barn wood Room #2 with King and twin day bed/living room level/private bath with tub, double  sinks and radiant heat

            The Barn wood Room #2 with King and twin day bed/living room level/private bath with tub, double sinks and radiant heat

          • Garden Room #3 with Queen and private bath/radiant heat

            Garden Room #3 with Queen and private bath/radiant heat

          • Sunrise Room #5 with queen 4 poster antique bed/entrance level
private bath and private deck

            Sunrise Room #5 with queen 4 poster antique bed/entrance level private bath and private deck

          • view from the spa

            view from the spa

          • Homestead House

            Homestead House

          • Kayaking on Catch & Release(Large Mouth Bass) upper pondr on the Ranch

            Kayaking on Catch & Release(Large Mouth Bass) upper pondr on the Ranch

          • View from the ridge behind the house towards Cayucos and Morro Bay

            View from the ridge behind the house towards Cayucos and Morro Bay

          • This says it all!

            This says it all!

          VRBO #235260

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          This listing was first published here in 1999.

          Date last modified - Saturday, December 20, 2014

          $1,143 - $1,295 per night (USD)
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          8 Bedroom / 6 Bathroom
          Sleeps 20

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          Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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          Member since: 1999
          Speaks: spanish
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