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Unique Garden Estate by the Foothills of Mount Diablo: Great for Families/Groups

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Last updated: 09/21/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Walnut Creek chateau / country house description

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Large 5 bedroom 3.5 bathroom farmhouse nestled on a 3 acre gated private lot in foothills of Mount Diablo. Easily accommodating a maximum number of 8-10 guests in a luxurious setting, this vacation rental has hardwood and imported tile floors throughout its four thousand square foot two story country home. Artfully decorated in antiques and religious sculpture, this estate will calm ever nerve. World class gardens (Wonderland-esque) highlight a perfect family setting, with ample room to explore the hidden splendor the property holds. Perfect for those looking to be close to the heart of the Bay Area while also enjoying the natural brilliance of its surrounding wonder. Views of the mountain greet you every morning as the sunrise outlines the foothills in brilliant pinks and
reds. The permanent residence of two miniature horses, Little Man
and Oliver, nearby horse and hiking trails allow one to explore a
mixture of open range and mountain terrain.
Please call to check for availability, and book a vacation stay that whose memory will last a whole life through.

Day retreats are available and for information please contact owner. (Wedding and affiliated reception venues are not considered at this site.)

Keywords: gated, garden, antiques, country, mountain, horses, artwork, playground, playhouse, family friendly, fountains, koi pond, greenhouses, relaxing, patio, bbq, views

Property Owner request that all inquiries sent are attached with a telephone number to be reached at.

Payment in full is requested at time of booking so that we may reserve the time for your wonderful stay at the property.

Property Type

  • Chateau / Country House
  • 4400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Wheelchair Accessible
          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only

          Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Dining Area Seats:


          • Cooking Utensils
          • Microwave
          • Stove
          • Oven
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Coffee Maker
          • Refrigerator
          • Dishwasher
          • Kitchen
          • Ice Maker
          • Seating for 12 people


          • Wood Fireplace
          • Parking Off Street
          • Covered Parking
          • Air Conditioning
          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
          • Linens Provided
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Washing Machine


          • Stereo
          • DVD Player
          • CD Player


          • Telephone
          • Wireless Internet
          • Broadband Access
          • Internet

          Pool & Spa

          • Hot Tub

          Outdoor Features

          • Outdoor Grill
          • Gazebo
          • Balcony
          • Deck / Patio


          • Adventure
          • Away From It All
          • Budget
          • Family
          • Historic
          • Romantic
          • Sports & Activities
          • Tourist Attractions

          Location & View

              • Mountain View


              • Museums
              • Mountain Biking
              • Basketball Court
              • Hiking
              • Cycling
              • Fitness Center
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Horseback Riding
              • Shopping
              • Boating
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Scenic Drives
              • Eco Tourism
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Arboretum
              • Cinemas
              • Theme Parks
              • Restaurants
              • Live Theater
              • Fishing
              • Golf


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              from 14 traveler reviews
              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              My Standard Rate
              2 night min stay
              $2,500 $7,200
              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates


              • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
              • Cleaning Fee $200
              • Taxes Not included


              Please contact the property owner for availability.

              ** Please note our rates are a yearly amount and do not change. All major holidays and season will have the same rate!!**

              Sleeps a maximum of 10 people

              Payment is 100% at time of Booking

              Cancellation Policy:

              before 120 Day 75% refund

              before 60 Day 50% refund

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              Last updated: 09/21/2014
              Check availability
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              21 Unavailable
              22 Today
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              Car: Not Necessary


              Owner info

              About the owner: I originally grew up in this home some five miles away, before it was moved from my family's Walnut Orchard to its current location. One of the oldest homes in Contra Costa County.

              Why the Owner Chose Walnut Creek:
              A perfect family environment with a children's playroom inside and an Alice in Wonderland-theme for play areas throughout the gardens.

              The Unique Benefits at this Chateau / Country House:
              Truly incomparable gardens and natural beauty await those who stay.

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              Speaks: english



              VRBO #353397

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              This listing was first published here in 2011.

              Date last modified - Wednesday, September 17, 2014

              $375 per night (USD)

              5 Bedroom / 3.5 Bathroom
              Sleeps 10

              View calendar: Updated 09/21/14
              Minimum stay: 2 nights
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              Speaks: english
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              Unique Garden Estate by the Foothills of Mount Diablo: Great for Families/Groups

              Walnut Creek #353397

              5 BR  3.5 BA  Sleeps 10

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