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Sunny Quiet Garden Cottage Btwn Sf & Wine Country Great Location San Rafael

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Last updated: 05/04/2015
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  • Minimum stay:Not available
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

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!

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Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Guest House
  • Guest House

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    No smoking outside either, period....moreless

  • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3, Beds for 2-3

  • Bedroom 1: 1 double

    ...moreless

  • Sleeper Sofa in Living Room

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • 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

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable

Theme

  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Near Downtown but in quiet neighborhood...moreless

  • Town

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 3 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer:

    available with prior arrangement...moreless

  • Computer Available:

    Ask, if you don't have laptop we can provide one...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    high speed wireless internet everywhere, inside and out...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Macintosh Computer
  • PC
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    Free unlimited street parking...moreless

  • Parking On Street
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone:

    Ask, if you have no cell phone...moreless

  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    available with prior arrangement...moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Small Cooler
  • Terrace

Pool / Spa

  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Shared Hot Tub
 

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Last updated: 05/04/2015
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Location

Car: Recommended

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

 

Owner info

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!


Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Outdoor dining room

    Outdoor dining room

  • Garden/patio with hot tub, 
 BBQ, 3 dining areas

    Garden/patio with hot tub, BBQ, 3 dining areas

  • Bedroom-Double Bed Skylight Hunter Fan Large Windows TV Closet System

    Bedroom-Double Bed Skylight Hunter Fan Large Windows TV Closet System

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • View of Sunset from garden patio

    View of Sunset from garden patio

  • Veggie garden

    Veggie garden

  • Mt. Tamalpais

    Mt. Tamalpais

  • San Rafael Mission/Downtown

    San Rafael Mission/Downtown

  • Golden Gate Bridge

    Golden Gate Bridge

  • Hike photo

    Hike photo

  • Wine Country

    Wine Country

  • Dine Al Fresco

    Dine Al Fresco

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Bathroom with Tub/Shower, Granite counters

    Bathroom with Tub/Shower, Granite counters

  • Desk/Office area

    Desk/Office area

  • Living Dining Kitchen at night

    Living Dining Kitchen at night

  • Hiking trails

    Hiking trails

  • Private Entrance

    Private Entrance

  • View over hill to Mt. Tam

    View over hill to Mt. Tam

  • AT&T Park home of World Champion San Francisco Giants (Ring Ceremony)

    AT&T Park home of World Champion San Francisco Giants (Ring Ceremony)

  • Hike photo

    Hike photo

  • Napa

    Napa

  • Vineyard Hot Air Balloons

    Vineyard Hot Air Balloons

  • Patio outside Cottage door with hot tub and bbq

    Patio outside Cottage door with hot tub and bbq

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 2 days
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 05/04/2015
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415-215-5574 (California, USA)

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