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Peaceful Country Retreat on 3.5 Acres with Redwoods, Orchard

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Spacious living room with woodstove opens to sunny patio for outdoor dining.

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Last updated: 06/15/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Sited on a sunny ridge on over three acres with heirloom apple trees, towering redwoods, and organic gardens, this peaceful, tasteful country retreat is close to Pacific Coast Beaches, wineries, Osmosis spa, and gourmet restaurants.

You'll arrive to find fresh eggs from our chickens; enjoy picking your own vegetables, fruits and herbs in season from our organic gardens.... Relax in a hammock and watch the hawks circle overhead....At night, you may hear owls and coyotes who make their home in the 60 acre forest adjacent to our land; stars twinkle in a truly dark sky.

The vacation rental space features soaring 12' high wooden ceilings, slate floors, original artwork and solid wooden furniture designed by the owner. The spacious living room with wood stove, kitchen, bathroom and bedroom all look out over a sunny patio and redwood glen. The sun-drenched patio overlooking redwoods offers a perfect place for outdoor dining.

West Sonoma County is renowned for its miles of protected Pacific Coast Beaches, Sonoma Wine Country, the Russian River, apple orchards, redwoods, organic family farms and some of the best cycling in California. Our property is minutes from Pacific Coast beaches, gourmet restaurants and wineries. Osmosis Spa and the villages of Freestone and Occidental are right down the road. Great vintage and antique shopping abounds in the many local boutiques.

Home to the husband-and-wife artist team of Wowhaus, the property offers a contemporary artists’ twist on the traditional family farm - a place where growing and making are part of daily life.





Keywords: Eco Retreat, Farm Vacation, Bike Vacation, Dog Friendly, Pet Friendly, Artist Retreat, Vacation Cottage, Wine Country Vacation House, Organic Farm Vacation, Bay Area Vacation Rental, Wine Country Vacation Rental, Eco Vacation, Green Vacation Rental

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Property Type

  • Farmhouse

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    We love dogs who are friendly and don't bark excessively....Ask us for tips on dog friendly beaches and hikes! ($10 per day per dog.)...moreless

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Pick your own fruits and vegetables in season, fresh organic eggs, hammocks for lounging, rustic art studio spaces with arts supplies available, tools for bicycle repair, storage for kayaks, canoes, bicycles and outdoor gear, bocce ball, ping pong, bicycle rental....moreless

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Live Theater
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

General

  • Linens Provided
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking Off Street
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Catering Available
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

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Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning fee $45
  • Pet Fee $10
  • Tax Rate 9%

Notes:

Rental rate of $190 per night is for double occupancy; each additional guest is $25 more per night per guest. 50% deposit required at time of reservation; remainder due upon arrival Cancellation up to one week prior to arrival: Full refund minus $50 fee happpily made only if exact times can be rebooked; less than one weeks' notice: no refund.


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Last updated: 06/15/2015
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Location

Close to renowned wineries, gourmet restaurants featuring local produce and wines, vibrant organic farms offering tours and tastings, hiking trails with sweeping views of the Pacific, backcountry lanes offer world-class cycling,Historic Fort Ross, Occidental village Farmer's Market. Discover a surprising array of vintage clothing and antique stores as well as some of the best specialty nurseries in California...

 

Owner info

About the owner: We are a husband-and-wife art/design team who live and work on the property adjacent to the vacation rental; we'll be happy to show you work in progress if time allows.... Scott is an accomplished woodworker and Ene is an avid organic gardener. Ask us about our favorite cycling and hiking routes, wine country day trips, and the many unique nurseries and farms to visit in the region...

Why the Owner Chose Occidental:
We were struck by the friendly, open quality of the West Sonoma County community - avid winemakers and chefs are friends with surfers, ranchers and organic farmers...At night, the quiet, dark sky is filled with stars, a true luxury. Landscape painters and nature photographers seek out this unique landscape for its natural beauty; come visit and you'll understand why.

The Unique Benefits at this Farmhouse:
West Sonoma County is the undiscovered Wine Country....we love the rolling hills and unspoiled countryside dotted with farms, the redwood forests and Russian River - perfect for cycling and hiking, and all only 10 minutes from Pacific Coast Beaches. Doran Beach, 10 minutes away, is dog friendly and sought out by bird watchers and surfers alike. Osmosis Spa, just down the hill in the village of Freestone, has a beautiful Japanese Garden along with relaxing spa treatments; afterward, stop at Freestone Bakery for fresh-baked wood-fired organic bread. We love sharing our favorite bicycle routes, organic farm tours, and, of course, restaurants and wineries that abound here.


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  • Spacious living room with woodstove opens to sunny patio for outdoor dining.

    Spacious living room with woodstove opens to sunny patio for outdoor dining.

  • Peaceful bedroom features simple, contemporary furnishings & 100% cotton sheets.

    Peaceful bedroom features simple, contemporary furnishings & 100% cotton sheets.

  • All rooms look out over a sunny redwood glen.

    All rooms look out over a sunny redwood glen.

  • Enjoy a full-size, fully equipped kitchen and fresh herbs from the garden.

    Enjoy a full-size, fully equipped kitchen and fresh herbs from the garden.

  • Heirloom Gravenstein apple trees bloom beautifully; fall harvest is abundant!

    Heirloom Gravenstein apple trees bloom beautifully; fall harvest is abundant!

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 24 hours
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  • Calendar last updated 06/15/2015
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