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Beautiful Country Setting 5 Minutes from Downtown

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Last updated: 03/03/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Menlo Park house description

This home is a wonderful example of luxurious living in a relaxed atmosphere. Surrounded on all sides by beautiful garden and outdoor dining areas, French doors bring the outdoors in! The pool and hot tub in the rear of the property have a tropical feel complete with waterfall. You will think you are in a Hawaiian resort, especially if you decide to take advantage of sitting out around the firepit! The lavish furnishings, draperies, and fabrics give this an old-world feel without the stuffiness and formality. The floor plan flows nicely making entertaining easy and comfortable.
The gourmet kitchen, complete with professional Viking range and Sub-Zero refrigerator, and adjoining dining room with fireplace and intimate lighting, allows for wonderful family meals or adult entertaining.
A conviently located laundry room/pantry off the kitchen is stocked with cookbooks for your use and enjoyment.
The fireplaced living room with flat screen tv opens to another small eating space, perfect for cocktails and dinner for four or viewing the football or baseball game!
There are two powder rooms on the main level along with a full bath in the downstairs master. The upstairs bedrooms are large and well equipped with good lighting, flat screen TV's, access to private baths, and lots of natural light. Children will appreciate relaxing on the sofa to watch their favorite movie in the middle upstairs bedroom.
The enormous master bedroom opens to the outdoor pool area and features a king bed, huge lighted closets, and an adjacent marble and granite bath with soaking tub and glassed shower large enough for two!
Walking in this neighborhood is a treat- with winding country-like roads and examples of unique architecture, both old and new. You are a short walk to downtown if you care to experience the many restaurants, movies, and shops.

Keywords: Single Family Home

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House
  • 4000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Private Chef

Suitability

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

    25...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 9-10

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    master...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

    Private suite...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2) Two large bedrooms with Queen Beds and adjoining baths., Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Child Beds (1) Lounge available for small child in downstairs master., Baby Cribs (1) One crib and one high chair...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 2 Half Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable:

    (4)...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    3 flat screen tv's in bedrooms; 1 in living room...moreless

  • Toys
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Four separate zones for controls to regulate throughout the home....moreless

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer:

    High capacity, front loading....moreless

  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace:

    Outdoor firepit in pool area....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Euorpean linens, down comforters and pillows....moreless

  • Living Room:

    With fireplace and flat screen tv...moreless

  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    High capacity, front-loading....moreless

  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace:

    (2) Wood-burning fireplaces located in living room and dining room with gas lighters....moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    Professional catering services provided by one of the Bay Area's top companies. available ...moreless

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher:

    Stainless Bosch...moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Gourmet kitchen with granite counters, maple cabinets, professional Viking range and Sub-Zero refrigerator....moreless

  • Microwave:

    Stainless Viking Professional...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Spices and condiments...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Large stainless Sub-Zero...moreless

  • Stove:

    Electric wall oven; Professional Viking gas range...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

Payment Type

  • Amex

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub:

    Beautiful, secluded in-ground hot tub with jets....moreless

  • Private Pool:

    Extra large swimming pool with diving area, waterfall, lights, surrounded by rocks and in natural setting....moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter Special
Feb 1 - Mar 31, 2015
5 night min stay
$995
$6,500
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$995
$6,500 $19,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

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Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $49
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
  • Taxes Included

Notes:

Cancelation fee of 25% after booking


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Last updated: 03/03/2015
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Location

17 Miles
Nearest Airport
SFO/SJC
 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

About the owner: My husband and I decided to purchase this property because we wanted privacy and a quiet setting off the beaten path. Although we are minutes from the center of town, our home is a haven in the midst of hundreds of flowering plants, hummingbirds, a waterfall, and secluded garden areas perfect for reading, relaxing, or entertaining. We love to entertain, so this home is perfect for gatherings of all sizes for family and friends and we have certainly put this to the test.

Why the Owner Chose Menlo Park:
Menlo Park is a wonderful town adjacent to Palo Alto, which was our home for 25 years, but there is more land available here. The area feels like a country lane, perfect for walking the dog or just strolling through the neighborhood. We are 30 minutes from San Francisco, Half Moon Bay, and San Jose. Three major airports are within 25 minutes. The weather is perfect for 6-8 months of the year and at least 20 degrees warmer in summer than San Francisco or the coast.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Proximity to Stanford University, hospital and shopping center


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Gourmet Kitchen with professional Viking range

    Gourmet Kitchen with professional Viking range

  • Beautiful living room with  fireplace

    Beautiful living room with fireplace

  • Front entrance

    Front entrance

  • Pool with access to master bedroom

    Pool with access to master bedroom

  • Intimate dining space with French doors leading to outdoor garden

    Intimate dining space with French doors leading to outdoor garden

  • Bedroom #2 with adjoining bath and walk-in closet

    Bedroom #2 with adjoining bath and walk-in closet

  • Bedroom #3 with cozy down comforter

    Bedroom #3 with cozy down comforter

  • small child bed

    small child bed

  • Ensuite bath for bedroom #4

    Ensuite bath for bedroom #4

  • Double sinks in marble bath

    Double sinks in marble bath

  • French doors leading to the gardens in master bedroom

    French doors leading to the gardens in master bedroom

  • Swimming pool with waterfall

    Swimming pool with waterfall

  • Powder room

    Powder room

  • Holiday dining in large dining room with fireplace

    Holiday dining in large dining room with fireplace

  • Paradise!

    Paradise!

  • Delightful breakfast nook

    Delightful breakfast nook

  • Marble and granite bath with soaking tub

    Marble and granite bath with soaking tub

  • Sitting area with tv in bedroom #3

    Sitting area with tv in bedroom #3

  • spacious upstairs master bedroom with additional child bed

    spacious upstairs master bedroom with additional child bed

  • Beautiful cedar-lined dresser and full size crib in bedroom

    Beautiful cedar-lined dresser and full size crib in bedroom

  • Spacious master with Cal King

    Spacious master with Cal King

VRBO #269140

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Date last modified - Tuesday, March 03, 2015

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Detailed Price

  • Sleeps
    10
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    3.75
  • Property type
    House
  • Reviews
    15
Owner
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within a few hours
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 03/03/2015
Email owner

(650) 255-7375

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Menlo Park #269140

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