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Peaceful 1-Bd Garden Apt W/Parking in Gorgeous Central Marin, 30 Min from Sf

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Last updated: 12/06/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Kentfield apartment description

This garden apartment is clean, spacious and extremely private. It is on the bottom floor of our private house, on two acres of gardens, woodlands and redwood groves. The apartment comfortably sleeps 3 and comes with a queen bed and a twin. It has woodland views from every window, and includes a peaceful outdoor seating area.

The location of this apartment couldn't be more ideal. It is 2 minutes from charming downtown Kentfield, a minute from Sir Francis Drake (a main thoroughfare), 5 minutes from highway 101, 20-25 minutes from the Golden Gate Bridge, 30 minutes from San Francisco and 40 minutes from wine country. It is in the prettiest part of one of the most beautiful counties in the country - Marin - and close to everything. But here's the kicker: it feels totally removed, at the end of a road, with no traffic noise and total privacy. A secret oasis!

The twin bed has a trundle that can sleep a fourth person in a pinch.

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 1
  • 800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Included

              Suitability

              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                Min. age 25...moreless

              • Children Welcome:

                Sorry, but no children under 6 are allowed. We love kids but there are railings and walkways on the property that aren't safe for very young children....moreless

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Wheelchair Inaccessible

              Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 3-4

              • Bedroom 1

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              • Queen bed in bedroom. Twin bed in nook next to living area. Underbed trundle is a little difficult to pull out - discuss with owners. ...moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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              Entertainment

              • Satellite / Cable
              • Television

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Budget
              • Family
              • Sports & Activities

              Attractions

              • Autumn Foliage
              • Bay/Sound
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Festivals
              • Forests
              • Library
              • Marina
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Waterfalls

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Photography
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking

              Location Type

                  • Mountain View:

                    Large property just below summit of ridge. Beautiful, peaceful treetop and garden views, total sense of privacy....moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Hiking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Sailing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis

                  Dining

                  • Dining
                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 3 people

                  General

                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Internet
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room
                  • Parking:

                    For one car. ...moreless

                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Pantry Items
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Lawn / Garden

                  Pool / Spa

                      • Hot Tub:

                        For use of renters 12 and older only....moreless

                      House Cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Included
                           

                          Reviews

                          Write a review 4.7
                          from 3 traveler reviews
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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Winter holiday
                          Dec 15 - Jan 4, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $160 $180
                          Fri, Sat
                          $1,200 $3,200

                          Rates are based on 3 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

                          Summer season
                          Jun 8 - Sep 6, 2015
                          2 night min stay
                          $160 $180
                          Fri, Sat
                          $1,200 $3,200

                          Rates are based on 3 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

                          My Standard Rate
                          2 night min stay
                          $120 $130
                          Fri, Sat
                          $800 $2,800

                          Rates are based on 3 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

                          * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees and Rental Conditions:

                          • Property Damage Protection $69
                          • Housekeeping fee $80
                          • Tax Rate 10%

                          Notes:

                          Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

                          Children six and older only.


                          Cancellation policy:

                          100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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                          Last updated: 12/06/2014
                          Check availability
                          23 Available
                          21 Unavailable
                          22 Today
                          23 Selected dates
                           

                          Location

                          30 Miles
                          Nearest Airport
                          SFO
                          1.3 Miles
                          Nearest Barpub
                          Wipeour Bar and Grill
                          2.3 Miles
                          Nearest Ferry
                          Larkspur - SF Ferry
                          2 Miles
                          Nearest Motorway
                          Highway 101
                          0.25 Miles
                          Nearest Restaurant
                          Ambrosia Pizza, Pasta and Wine
                          180 Miles
                          Nearest Ski
                          Bear Valley Ski Resort, Bear Valley
                          13 Miles
                          Nearest Beach
                          Muir Beach

                          Car: Recommended

                          Property is centrally located in the charming town of Kentfield, in gorgeous Marin County. Convenient to restaurants and shops, 30 min from San Francisco and 40 min from wine country. The house is walking distance from Kentfield town center, with Ambrosia Restaurant, Half-Day Cafe and Woodland Market. We are two minutes from bike paths and a 10 min drive to gorgeous hiking trails.

                          So much to do here! Check out the restaurants, museums and shopping in SF, only a half-hour drive away. Rent mountain bikes in the next town and explore Marin the high-adreneline way! Take an all day hike on Mount Tamalpias or Point Reyes, through redwood groves and chaparral and huge ocean vistas. See the sea lions, red-tailed hawks, maybe a bobcat if you get lucky! Kayak or stand-up paddleboard on the Bay. Stroll to downtown Kentfield and have one of the best brunches ever at Half-Day Cafe. Take leisurely walk in the lovely hills behind Kentfield. Take a wine-country tour and ship some of your favorites home. Grab dinner and a show at nearby Terrapin Crossroads, and get your Dead on. Or have an elegant dinner at Insalatas, 10 min away. Truly, this property, in this part of Marin County, is just wonderful.

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2013

                          About the owner: I am a native of Marin, and love everything about it! Hiking, beach barbecues on Muir Beach, Mountain Home Theater, burritos in the Mission, Fairfax Scoop, wine tasting in Napa... the list goes on and on. I love Marin even more as I took a long detour from it. Our three children were born and raised in NYC, and I persuaded the family to move back here just last August. Quite the change, brownstone Brooklyn to nature-filled Marin! We love both but are so happy to have landed here. I am an architect, an artist, and a stay-at-home Mom. I love yoga, hiking, hanging with the family, reading on the porch, and dinner with friends. My husband Sandy is a professional musician and teacher. We are a relaxed, creative family. My motto? I guess it would be: 'Don't sweat the small stuff.'

                          Why the Owner Chose Kentfield:
                          A huge attraction of this property is Marin County itself, one of the most magical places on earth. Marin is famous worldwide for it's astounding natural beauty and the huge amount of land protected for public enjoyment. There are few places on the planet where you can hike, mountain bike, surf, sail, horseback ride and camp on thousands of acres of untouched wilderness, all within an hour of a major city. The variety of fun to be had in the area is unmatched: all the restaurants, museums and shopping of SF, the stunning beauty and outdoorsy lifestyle of Marin, plus wine country just 40 minutes north. Can you tell I love this place? Kentfield is in central Marin, the sunniest and mildest part of Marin. It is one of a string of charming small towns along the Ross Valley. I grew up one town over, in Ross, and have always loved this area, with it's nearby hikes, schools, bikes paths, restaurants, shops, and small-town feel.

                          The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
                          Beautiful property; hot tub; total privacy, including private entry; designated parking space; Incredible location convenient to everything.


                          Contact us

                          Speaks: english, spanish

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                          • Our house

                            Our house

                          • Main room, with kitchen, living area, dining area and trundle bed nook.

                            Main room, with kitchen, living area, dining area and trundle bed nook.

                          • Dining Area

                            Dining Area

                          • Twin trundle bed nook. Can be used as a day bed.

                            Twin trundle bed nook. Can be used as a day bed.

                          • Bathroom

                            Bathroom

                          • Quiet. Serenity. Heaven!

                            Quiet. Serenity. Heaven!

                          • Gardens around the property

                            Gardens around the property

                          • Private entry to apartment

                            Private entry to apartment

                          • Spacious, clean and comfy. Many windows looking out onto the woodlands

                            Spacious, clean and comfy. Many windows looking out onto the woodlands

                          • Fully equipped kitchen with Caphalon cookware

                            Fully equipped kitchen with Caphalon cookware

                          • Bedroom with top-quality queen bed. Surrounded by green! Sliding door to patio

                            Bedroom with top-quality queen bed. Surrounded by green! Sliding door to patio

                          • Patio area with seating, looking out over wooded hillside. Totally private

                            Patio area with seating, looking out over wooded hillside. Totally private

                          $120 - $180 per night (USD)
                          3

                          1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 4

                          View calendar: Updated 12/06/14
                          Minimum stay: 2-3 nights
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                          Member since: 2014
                          Speaks: english, spanish
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                          • Calendar last updated: 12/06/2014
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