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Extraordinary Getaway on the Water

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Last updated: 07/16/2014
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  • Minimum stay:30 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Sausalito house boat description

The Magnolia is cozy retreat in a serene setting. This two bedroom, one bath houseboat is perfect for one or two couples looking for a unique place to explore the Bay Area. Or just stay in!

Have cocktails on the deck over looking Mt. Tam and the bay. Or, if it's cool, snuggle in front of the cozy wood burning stove and listen to our vast collection of vinyl. Have your breakfast watching the white egret or blue heron fishing for theirs.

Life on the water offers a perspective that you won't get on land. The walls reflect the light coming off the water, the sounds of seagulls and the gentle sea breezes connect you to your surroundings. It is a haven like no other.

There have been 2 proposals, 2 honeymoons and 1 wedding on The Magnolia!

The Magnolia also starred in the movie 'Wildflower' with Darryl Hannah, Eric Roberts and Clea Duvall several years ago.

Keywords: Houseboat

Property Type

      • House Boat

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental


              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Onsite Services

                  • Housekeeper Included


                  • Not Suitable For Children:

                    There are a few spots on the deck that would be easy for a child to sneak through so we don't recommend small children here. Sorry!...moreless

                  • Pets Not Allowed
                  • Non Smoking Only

                  Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

                  • Bedroom 1


                  • Bedroom 2


                  • Queen size Beds (2) Queen sized air mattress available as well. Houseboat sleeps 4 adults comfortably. Air mattress work well for kids....moreless

                  Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

                  Kitchen & Dining

                  • Oven
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Pantry Items
                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Toaster
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Microwave
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Seating for 3 people


                  • Living Room:

                    With wood burning stove and television....moreless

                  • Parking Off Street:

                    Private parking within the Harbor....moreless

                  • Washing Machine
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Parking
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Wood Stove


                  • Music Library:

                    We have a huge collection of vinyl and a turntable....moreless

                  • Satellite / Cable:

                    One TV downstairs has cable and DVD. ...moreless

                  • DVD Player
                  • Video Game Console
                  • Stereo
                  • CD Player
                  • Video Games
                  • Television


                      • Wireless Internet

                      Outdoor Features

                      • Outdoor Grill
                      • Balcony
                      • Deck / Patio


                      • Away From It All
                      • Romantic
                      • Sports & Activities
                      • Tourist Attractions

                      Location & View

                      • Mountain View:

                        See Mt. Tamalpais from the top deck....moreless

                      • Oceanfront


                      • Theme Parks
                      • Golf
                      • Kayaking
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Cycling
                      • Tennis
                      • Surfing
                      • Hiking
                      • Swimming
                      • Hot Air Ballooning
                      • Fishing
                      • Basketball Court
                      • Sailing
                      • Fitness Center
                      • Rock Climbing
                      • Horseshoes
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • Miniature Golf
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Shelling
                      • Shopping
                      • Antiquing
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Zoo
                      • Restaurants
                      • Cinemas
                      • Live Theater
                      • Health/Beauty Spa
                      • Museums
                      • Boating
                      • Wind-Surfing


                      Write a review 4.8
                      from 8 traveler reviews
                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      My Standard Rate
                      30 night min stay

                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees and Rental Conditions:

                      • Cleaning Fee $100
                      • Property Damage Protection $49
                      • Tax Rate 10%

                      Cancellation policy:

                      100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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                      Last updated: 07/16/2014
                      Check availability
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                      21 Unavailable
                      22 Today
                      23 Selected dates


                      Sea Kaying is very popular here and there is an outfitter within walking distance.


                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2005

                      About the owner: We love the ocean, music and the mountains. We get all three right here in Marin County!

                      Why the Owner Chose Sausalito:
                      We love our houseboat in Sausalito! It is close to everything that San Francisco, Sausalito and the Wine Country have to offer. And yet, it can feel a world away in peace and relaxation.

                      The Unique Benefits at this House Boat:
                      We can walk to our favorite restaurant, Fish, on the water or to the Seahorse for live music. Sometimes we take the ferry from Sausalito into San Francisco and explore the city sights and restaurants. And sometimes we never leave the houseboat!

                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english

                      Guestbook comments from the owner

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                      • The Magnolia

                        The Magnolia

                      • Living Room

                        Living Room

                      • Downstairs Bedroom

                        Downstairs Bedroom

                      • Bathroom


                      • Front Door

                        Front Door

                      • Upstairs Bedroom

                        Upstairs Bedroom

                      • Upstairs Deck

                        Upstairs Deck

                      • Back of Magnolia

                        Back of Magnolia

                      VRBO #257122

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                      This listing was first published here in 2009.

                      Date last modified - Sunday, June 22, 2014

                      $4,000 per month (USD)

                      2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

                      View calendar: Updated 07/16/14
                      Minimum stay: 30 nights
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                      Speaks: english
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