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Private Freestanding Remodeled 1925 cottage - 1/BR 1/BA Living Room w/ Sleeper Sofa Sunny with 2 skylights, big windows and sliding glass door looking out to garden/patio w/3 outside dining areas, webber gas grill, and hot tub.
Cottage features a fully equipped kitchen with black granite/stainless, Saltillo tile, skylights, 2 ceiling fans, 2 large flatscreen cable TVs, DVD, desk, dining table and chairs, high speed wireless internet, mac book (if needed), Berber carpet, closet system, + granite, heat lamp in bathroom with tub/shower.
Private entrance, Cute! On corner with view and fenced private garden yard.
Marin County offers beaches, golf, hiking, and biking. (Mountain biking was 'invented' on Mt. Tam.) Local scenery includes breathtaking vistas of Mount Tam, and the ancient redwood forests of Muir Woods, sightseeing in Sausalito, Mill Valley and Tiburon, Wine country and much more. 12 minutes to Golden Gate Bridge into San Francisco.
Why the Owner Chose San Rafael: San Rafael is so central, great location close to everything, has great restaurants and shops and has events all year long. Visit the city of San Rafael website for a list of events. Or go toDowntown San Rafael website for map of town. The Mission and the Rafael Film Center (Mill Valley Film Festival) are both here also!
Washer and Dryer shared with owner. Telephone: Ask, if you have no cell phone or computer, we can provide one. Quiet, Sunny, Skylights, Windows, Ceiling Fans. Smoking Not Allowed: No smoking outside either, period....moreless
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(If stay is 4 weeks or longer lower rate applies)
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In Marin County, in Historic Gerstle Park close to Downtown San Rafael (County seat of Marin), and freeway. Blocks to hiking and biking trails, Farmer's Market, every type and price of restaurant, movie/film center, bakeries, bookshops, clothing, sports, grocery, parks, community center, bocce courts, tennis courts, Baseball games, transportation center, etc.
Year-round mild climate, (sunny with no fog) in central location of San Rafael, with easy access to San Francisco to the south (20 minutes across the Golden Gate Bridge), the wine country of Napa, Sonoma, and Alexander Valleys (40 minutes north), Muir Woods (20 minutes), Berkeley (30 minutes), Stinson Beach (40 minutes), Point Reyes (20 minutes) Resort/Casino (40 minutes) Ski areas (2.5 + hours) Biketrails, walk to Transportation Center.
Easy access in and out of San Francisco by ferry, bus, bike or car.
San Rafael has the oldest mission (founded 1817). It also features a civic center designed by Frank Lloyd Wright (his last civic design) and a refurbished art deco theater, the Rafael Film Center, which shows art & independent films and hosts the Mill Valley Film Festival every fall. All in a charming, revitalized downtown minutes from this bungalow.
Other Activities: 7 Golf courses, numerous Hiking trails, Shopping, Kayaking, Boating, Wildlife Viewing, Health/Beauty Spa, Tennis, Basketball, Horseshoes, Mini Golf, Hot Air Balloons
Year Purchased: 2006
Why the Owner Chose San Rafael: San Rafael is so central, has great restaurants and shops and has events all year long. Visit the cityofsanrafael website for a list of events. Or go to
Downtownsanrafael for map a of town. The Mission and the Rafael Film Center (home of the Mill Valley Film Festival) are both here also!