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Far Niente: Comfortable Home with Whitewater Views

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This three-story comfortable four-bedroom home overlooks the exciting Pacific.

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Last updated: 12/10/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Gualala house description

RATES: 2015 rates are published. We have SPECIAL RATES for previous tenants or friends referred by previous tenants. Please let us know if you qualify for special rates at the time of inquiry.

This house is made for sharing and being with your loved ones and friends. You can enjoy the sound of the surf and watch the whales frolicking by on the Mendocino Coast from this modern, well-appointed home. A large, very well equipped kitchen (remodeled 2013) will appeal to the cooking enthusiast or party gathering. If the oven, microwave, convection oven, stove top are not enough equipment for your planned feast, there is a large propane BBQ.

Four bedrooms - three have their own bathrooms. Two bedrooms have queen beds. One bedroom has a trundle bed. The fourth bedroom and living room have full futons. One bath is equipped with wide entry and multiple grab bars for persons with mobility or balance challenges. The two master bedroom baths have jacuzzi tubs. The Hot Tub Bedroom is downstairs adjacent to the hot tub.

There are 3 satellite TVs - 2 with DVD/VCRs, 1 with a blue ray DVD player, and one additional TV with DVD/VCR player. The North Room TV is an HDTV with a blue ray DVD player. There is a large selection of books and videos to enjoy or just relax in the loft or in the great room with its 16 ft red cedar ceiling. Window seats abound for viewing the changing coastal sites or catching a few zzz.

There is 4 person hot tub on a deck with excellent views of the cove and the Gualala River. You can lounge on the hot tub deck or take morning coffee on the front deck.

The house boasts a collection of illuminated lighthouses and a cozy wood burning fireplace. The outside garden provides fresh rosemary and sage to add to your special creations
Keywords: big well-equipped kitchen, open floor plan, disability access, ocean views, perfect for parties and being with those that you care about.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            10 and older...moreless

          • Limited Accessibility
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 3: 1 double

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          • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single

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          • Loft

            inflatable double size mattress in linen closet in loft...moreless

          • Living Room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

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          • Queen size Beds (2) 1 queen bed in Master and Mirror Bedrooms, Double Beds (2) 1 full futon in North Bedroom and Living Room, Twin or Single Beds (1) Trundle bed in Hot Tub Bedroom is made up of 2 twin beds. ...moreless

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower, shower, jetted tub

            Main Floor Bedroom...moreless

          • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower, shower, jetted tub

            Upstairs - Master Bedroom...moreless

          • Bathroom 4: toilet

            Loft...moreless

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

            North Room - Accessible shower and toilet...moreless

          Entertainment

          • Books:

            library of cookbooks, fiction, history and biographies...moreless

          • CD Player
          • DVD Player
          • Games:

            board games on shelf in loft also jigsaw puzzles...moreless

          • Music Library:

            CDs, tapes, ...moreless

          • Satellite / Cable:

            (3) Master Bedroom, Loft, North Bedroom - North Bedroom also HDTV/DVD - others with DVD/VCR...moreless

          • Stereo:

            located in loft with radio and cd player and cassette player powered Bose speakers on top of fireplace can be connected to an MP3 or iPod...moreless

          • Television:

            Hot Tub Bedroom has TV with DVD/VCR - no satellite...moreless

          • VCR
          • Video Library:

            Large variety of videos and DVDs - Index in Information Book...moreless

          Attractions

          • Churches
          • Health/Beauty Spa
          • Library
          • Live Theater
          • Restaurants
          • Winery Tours
          • Zoo

          Local Services & Businesses

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

          Leisure Activities

          • Antiquing
          • Beachcombing
          • Bird Watching
          • Boating
          • Gambling Casinos
          • Scenic Drives
          • Shopping
          • Sight Seeing
          • Whale Watching
          • Wildlife Viewing

          Location Type

          • Ocean View:

            See Gualala River and Robinson Reef rocks on the Mendocino Coast of the Pacific Ocean...moreless

          • Oceanfront:

            Cliff-side on the Mendocino Coast about 200 feet above the cove....moreless

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Cycling
          • Fishing
          • Golf
          • Hiking
          • Kayaking
          • Snorkeling/Diving

          Dining

          • Dining Area
          • Seating for 8 people

          General

          • Clothes Dryer
          • Hair Dryer
          • Internet:

            Wireless broadband with great signal. limited bandwidth, no large file downloads allowed...moreless

          • Iron & Board
          • Linens Provided:

            Linens, blankets, sheets, pillows available upstairs and downstairs...moreless

          • Parking
          • Telephone:

            local calls only...moreless

          • Towels Provided:

            Towels provided in each bathroom and hot tub room....moreless

          • Washing Machine
          • Wood Fireplace:

            Glass doors surround fireplace - wood, kindling, and fire starters provided...moreless

          Kitchen

          • Coffee Maker:

            Coffee maker with automatic timer....moreless

          • Cooking Utensils:

            Cuisinart, blender, Dutch oven, crab pots, lots of pots and pans, ice cream maker, water filter, microplane, can openers, wine bottle openers, graters, mandoline, cookie presses, baking pans...moreless

          • Dishes & Utensils:

            Sets of ceramic and glass dishes, cups, glasses, wine glasses, and lots of serving items....moreless

          • Dishwasher
          • Kitchen:

            Food preparation items for a picnic or a party. Propane cooktop, electric oven ,microwave/convection oven, toaster Ceramic and Italian glass dishes, cups, glasses (drink, wine, liquor), serving bowls and platters, tableware sets...moreless

          • Microwave
          • Oven:

            Electric oven...moreless

          • Pantry Items:

            Coffee beans, flour, rice, lots of spices and condiments....moreless

          • Refrigerator:

            Coffee, butter, jams, jellies, condiments to share...moreless

          • Stove:

            Propane cooktop...moreless

          • Toaster

          Outside

          • Balcony:

            Overlooking river mouth and ocean...moreless

          • Deck / Patio:

            hot tub on lower level deck - chairs on front deck...moreless

          • Outdoor Grill:

            to be used on driveway in front of garage...moreless

          Payment Type

          • Mastercard
          • Visa

          Pool / Spa

          • Jetted Tub:

            (2) Upstairs and downstairs bathrooms...moreless

           

          Reviews

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          Rental basis: Per property
          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
          My Standard Rate
          2 night min stay
          $250
          $1,500 $4,500
          * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

          Additional information about rental rates

          Fees:

          • Cleaning fee $100
          • Taxes Included

          Notes:

          Due to current water restrictions, the hot tub may not be available. You will be notified at time of booking.

          $400 booking and security (refund minus cleaning fees) due 30 days prior to stay. Rental amount due 14 days prior to stay. Security deposit refunded no more than 14 days after stay


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          Calendar

          Last updated: 12/10/2014
          Check availability
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          21 Unavailable
          22 Today
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          Location

          1 Miles
          Nearest Barpub
          Bones Roadhouse
          2 Miles
          Nearest Golf
          Sea Ranch
          0.5 Miles
          Nearest Motorway
          Hwy 1
          1 Miles
          Nearest Restaurant
          costa azul
          2 Miles
          Nearest Beach
          Gualala Point Regional Park

          Car: Necessary

          River and ocean kayaking - rent from Adventure Rates.

          Golfing at Sea Ranch Golf Course.

          Art classes and galleries at Gualala Art Center and Dolphin Gallery.

          Great grocery stores, delis, restaurants, and pizza parlors.

           

          Owner info

          Year Purchased: 2004

          About the owner: We had this home built to take advantage of the seascape and want to share this while we live and work in the Bay Area

          Why the Owner Chose Gualala:
          This location is ideally suited for visitors from the Bay Area and Sacramento. You can easily get there after work on a Friday evening. You can choose to enjoy the peace and quiet of the coast or hike and bike to your heart is content. There are also many great artists in the area who share their creations with the community.

          The Unique Benefits at this House:
          The kitchen is fabulous. The view is spectacular. The hot tub and jacuzzi tubs give you a choice of relaxing in soothing water indoors or out.


          Contact us

          Speaks: english

           

          Photos

          • This three-story comfortable four-bedroom home overlooks the exciting Pacific.

            This three-story comfortable four-bedroom home overlooks the exciting Pacific.

          • Front Entranceway

            Front Entranceway

          • LR - DR - bamboo floor and built-in bench

            LR - DR - bamboo floor and built-in bench

          • Kitchen - New ceramic counter tops, new floor, new copper bar - labelled storage

            Kitchen - New ceramic counter tops, new floor, new copper bar - labelled storage

          • Lighthouses grace upper valences.

            Lighthouses grace upper valences.

          • Stairs from upper level

            Stairs from upper level

          • Loft with books, videos, DVDs, CDs, and tapes

            Loft with books, videos, DVDs, CDs, and tapes

          • Master Bedroom with Jacuzzi bath tub, satellite TV, DVD/VCR, and queen bed

            Master Bedroom with Jacuzzi bath tub, satellite TV, DVD/VCR, and queen bed

          • Queen Anne chair in lower bedroom enjoys ocean views

            Queen Anne chair in lower bedroom enjoys ocean views

          • Walk-in shower

            Walk-in shower

          • Hot tub with bromide disinfectant and ozonator - access through North Room

            Hot tub with bromide disinfectant and ozonator - access through North Room

          • Cork whale greets you as you enter Far Niente in Gualala

            Cork whale greets you as you enter Far Niente in Gualala

          • View of the home facing east highlighting Walter Lim's roof and window designs

            View of the home facing east highlighting Walter Lim's roof and window designs

          • Wood burning fireplace can be seen from kitchen, loft, and living/dining room.

            Wood burning fireplace can be seen from kitchen, loft, and living/dining room.

          • DR - Seats 8 with built-in bench - Extra table & chairs in hallway

            DR - Seats 8 with built-in bench - Extra table & chairs in hallway

          • Kitchen - newly point copper orange with accent tiles on wall

            Kitchen - newly point copper orange with accent tiles on wall

          • More lighthouses and red cedar ceiling

            More lighthouses and red cedar ceiling

          • Living room seating enjoying ocean views

            Living room seating enjoying ocean views

          • Central beams with red cedar ceilings throughout the house.

            Central beams with red cedar ceilings throughout the house.

          • Lower original bedroom painted a relaxing Caribbean blue and new storage bed

            Lower original bedroom painted a relaxing Caribbean blue and new storage bed

          • Wide entranced bathroom with grab bars

            Wide entranced bathroom with grab bars

          • Hot Tub Bedroom with trundle bed

            Hot Tub Bedroom with trundle bed

          • Stain glass ship on east-facing loft window

            Stain glass ship on east-facing loft window

          VRBO #353236

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          This listing was first published here in 2011.

          Date last modified - Thursday, December 11, 2014

          $250 per night (USD)
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          4 Bedroom / 3.5 Bathroom
          Sleeps 8

          View calendar: Updated 12/10/14
          Minimum stay: 2 nights
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          Member since: 2011
          Speaks: english
          • Calendar last updated: 12/10/2014
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          510-235-4246

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