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Briarcombe ( Cottage )

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Last updated: 05/28/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Nestled in the coastal hills of Bolinas, on the Briarcombe property is the 'Cottage' .

Beautiful, elegant, artistic, serene, romantic, full of nature and private.

We are 1 minute away from HWY 1 on the outer edge of Bolinas and the northern tip of the Bolinas Lagoon facing the coastal hills. 10 minutes from Stinson Beach, 3 minutes from Bolinas Beach and 45 minutes from San Francisco. We are located in ' The good weather zone' in a really beautiful valley of birds, deer, oak trees, meadows, horses and gardens.

The cottage is an elegant, open space design with unobstructed views. There are 2 sleeping areas consisting of 2 queen size beds surrounded by windows. The kitchen is cozy but well supplied with appliances and everything you should need. The main deck looks out to the hills and is private and awe inspiring as is the whole 3&1/2 acre property. There are books, games, WiFi, stereo, satellite TV, playstation, telephone and barbeque out on the patio. There is also a basketball court surrounded by beautiful oak trees, not to mention a stage (with electrical) for events in the meadow.

Please check out the property video at the top. This was done before we added the gate house as a new listing. There are now 3 rentals on the property.

Events such as weddings, retreats or private parties can be held on this beautiful property which includes the main house. Please contact us for wedding & event rates.

In general, for weddings, the full property (house & cottage)must be rented for a minimum of two days with a separate wedding location fee of $3,000.00. Maximum number of guests is about 80, We can no longer have loud amplified music in the meadow. Acoustic music is welcome.

Please contact us for more pictures and information. Search for 'Briarcombe' on information regarding the main house.



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Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Alternative Lifestyle
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Pets are no longer allowed. Sorry!...moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    There are a few small steps but once inside there is access to everything on same level except 2 steps down to bedroom....moreless

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Dish Network. Full programing. Large flat screen....moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Dish Network. Full programing. Large flat screen....moreless

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Nude Beach
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Sailing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Broadband Access:

    Is not up to par for a lot of people. Verizon works best in West Marin. Any other carrier won't give you great access....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    washer & dryer in basement....moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Mobile Phone:

    For some cell phones you might need to go out by the parking area to get a decent signal....moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone:

    For local calls. Bring a phone card for more distant phone calls. For some cell phones you might need to go out by the parking area to get a decent signal....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    washer & dryer in basement....moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    small kitchen but well stocked....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    There is also now a patio table that seats 4. There is also a picnic table and two other chairs on another deck just outside....moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.8
from 26 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High Season
Jun 15 - Oct 15, 2015
2 night min stay
$275
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$250

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Cleaning $100
  • Tax Rate 10%

Notes:

We still use paper contracts and checks. All details are spelled out in our Rental Agreement.


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Last updated: 05/28/2015
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Location

41 Miles
Nearest Airport
S.F.O.
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Smilies
0.7 Miles
Nearest Motorway
hwy 1
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Coast Cafe in Bolinas
150 Miles
Nearest Ski
Lake Tahoe
2 Miles
Nearest Beach
Bolinas/Stinson

Car: Necessary

Please google West Marin & the Bay Area. There are so many wonderful things to do. Bolinas and the surrounding area are an incredibly beautiful & magical place to stay, especially Briarcombe.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2009

About the owner: Kevin & Megumi Bird are married and run the joint with the help of a Property Manager.

Why the Owner Chose Bolinas:
The property has been in the family since 1970 and it wasn't originally intended for use as a vacation rental.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Come and see or read the reviews. It's one-of-a-kind.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Links to more information:

 

Photos

  • cottage

    cottage

  • Living Area

    Living Area

  • Bedroom

    Bedroom

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Deck

    Deck

  • Garden 1

    Garden 1

  • one of the decks just outside the cottage.

    one of the decks just outside the cottage.

  • stage, grated area in front of stage and trail from cottage area.

    stage, grated area in front of stage and trail from cottage area.

  • Living Area

    Living Area

  • View from the Bedroom

    View from the Bedroom

  • Bed Nook

    Bed Nook

  • Bathroom

    Bathroom

  • Mountain View from Deck

    Mountain View from Deck

  • Basketball Court

    Basketball Court

  • Neighborhood and Cottage

    Neighborhood and Cottage

  • cottage with Bolinas ridge in background.

    cottage with Bolinas ridge in background.

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 24 hours
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  • Calendar last updated 05/28/2015
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