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The front porch is a perfect place to sit and listen to the Summer Concerts

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Last updated: 08/03/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Looking for a home away from home? Whether you are looking for a place to relax or you want to enjoy the outdoor 'The Nest' is the perfect place for you. Located in the heart of Old Town Fair Oaks this charming two story craftsman home boast all the warmth and charm of yesteryear.

The sun drenched front porch is the perfect place for morning meditation as you watch the chickens and an occasional deer roam the neighborhood. Enjoy a morning walk along the beautiful American River or stroll the quaint streets of downtown Fair Oaks Village. Walk down the street to The Village Park for a picnic or to feed the chickens. In the summer months sit on the front porch and enjoy the concerts in the nearby park or watch the beautiful sunset with a loved one.

From the moment you walk into 'The Nest' you will feel at home. The Great Room is a surrounded by windows that bring in warmth and natural light leading to the warm serene feeling that welcomes you home.

The living room is the perfect place to curl up with a good book in front of the gas fireplace. If you are prefer a good movie there is a 70 inch HD flat screen TV with surround sound and a comfortable sectional. The Great Room opens up to a beautiful gourmet kitchen equipped with granite counter tops, wolf oven, and sub zero refrigerator. The open floor plan allows for perfect entertaining. The downstairs offers a private office with built in desk and wireless internet and reading library as well as a twin sized day bed.

When it is time to turn in for the night guest will enjoy the comfort of a queen sized Tempur-Pedic bed in the master bedroom with luxury linen. There is built-in bedside lighting to end your day with a good book. If you prefer a movie in bed the Master bedroom has a flat screen TV with Boise sound system.

Children will enjoy the children's bedroom with their own closet supplied with board games and puzzles for every age. There is twin sized build in platform bed, perfect for your little one to curl up in. The third bedroom has a very comfortable double bed. The house has three bathrooms which is perfect if you are traveling with a family. No matter what you are looking for you can find it here.

Rest, relaxation, or outdoor fun we have it all. We are a 15 minute drive from Folsom Lake, Sailor Bar, Lake Natoma, or the American River Parkway. Fishing, hiking, biking, rafting, kayaking, rowing, wind surfing are right out our back door.

Fair Oaks is a wonderful central location if you are interested in exploring some of California's nearby treasures. We are 90 minutes from Lake Tahoe, Napa Valley and San Francisco. We are 20 minutes from downtown Sacramento where you can visit the State Capitol, Sutter's Fort, Crocker Art Museum, or the Train Museum. Enjoy a short drive to Apple Hill or Coloma to see the sight of the California Gold Discovery. For those who like to shop we are 25 minutes from the beautiful Galleria Mall or the Fountains in Roseville. 'The Nest' is easy to find just 25 minutes from Sacramento Airport.

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    children's bedroom equipped with board games,cards, coloring books, and puzzles...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Entertainers delight. The main floor welcomes you with a great room surrounded by windows for a bright and spacious feeling. The great room opens up to a beautiful gourmet kitchen equipped with granite counter tops, a Wolfe stove and sub zero refrigerator. Downstairs office with reading library, build in desk and wireless internet. Enjoy a restful sleep in the Master Suite on a tempurpedic mattress with luxury linens, flat screen TV and Boise sound system.The children will enjoy the bedroom fully equipped with board games, cards, and puzzles for all ages. Front and back porches offer serene, relaxing places to read a book or sit and watch the squirrels play or the chickens or occasional deer wander through the neighborhood. Enjoy a relaxing afternoon on the front porch watching the sunset or listening to the nearby concerts in the park. 5 minute walk to the American River Parkway and Bike Trail. Enjoy a relaxing stroll through Old Town or to the River....moreless

Entertainment

  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    70 inch HD flat screen TV...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Village:

    Nice peaceful retreat, just a block or so from the quaint village of Fair Oaks - and yet close enough to Folsom and Roseville to be there in minutes....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 12 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage:

    one car garage...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Bicycles:

    2 Schwinn Cruisers and helmets. 1 ladies and 1 mens....moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Apr 24 - Sep 8, 2015
3 night min stay
$275 $295
Fri, Sat
$1,965 $4,500

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$275
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $175 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 8%

Notes:

Maximum overnight guest is 6


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Last updated: 08/03/2015
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Location

23 Miles
Nearest Airport
Sacramento International Airport
6 Miles
Nearest Golf
Ancil Hoffman
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 50
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
American River

Car: Recommended

Nearby area attractions, Folsom Lake, Lake Natoma, American River, American River Parkway and bicycle trail, State Capital, Community Center, Railroad Museum, Folsom Outlets, Sunrise Mall, Sacramento River, Old Sacramento, Gold Country, wineries.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

About the owner: We both grew up in this area. We love the location of 'The Nest' We enjoy traveling, bike riding, scuba diving, boating, camping and spending time with family,

Why the Owner Chose Sacramento:
We love the charm of Old Town Fair Oaks. We jumped at the chance to buy in the Village. I grew up in the area and loved taking walks to the river. Now we are excited to take our children and grandchildren exploring on the American River Parkway. The park down the street has provided a wonderful place to take the grandchildren to feed the chickens, play at the playground and picnic. Each Christmas we go to the Village for the Christmas Tree lighting ceremony.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
One thing we have really enjoyed is sitting on the front deck in the warm summer months and listening to the concerts in the park. Every room in the house has lots of natural light. The downstairs is open and spacious and the large windows bring the outside in. It's difficult to describe the peace and serenity that this home offers. Open, airy, warm and inviting are just a few words that come to mind.There are so many cozy places in this home to curl up with a good book or just sit and visit. We enjoy warm summer months on the front porch and cool winter months in front of the fireplace. It's the perfect place when it's just the two of us or when the family comes to visit.


Contact us

Speaks: english

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  • The front porch is a perfect place to sit and listen to the Summer Concerts

    The front porch is a perfect place to sit and listen to the Summer Concerts

  • Front entryway welcomes you to your home away from home

    Front entryway welcomes you to your home away from home

  • Family room with large sectional and 70 inch HD with surround sound

    Family room with large sectional and 70 inch HD with surround sound

  • Plenty of seating for the whole family

    Plenty of seating for the whole family

  • Large dining table with leaves that expand to seat 12.

    Large dining table with leaves that expand to seat 12.

  • master bathroom with double sinks

    master bathroom with double sinks

  • Cozy Guest bedroom with double bed

    Cozy Guest bedroom with double bed

  • Platform Bed with built-in bookcase

    Platform Bed with built-in bookcase

  • Walking distance to the American River bike trail

    Walking distance to the American River bike trail

  • Or a bike ride on the Bike trail, all within walking distance of The Nest

    Or a bike ride on the Bike trail, all within walking distance of The Nest

  • The front porch offers a comfortable place for evening meals on warm summer eves

    The front porch offers a comfortable place for evening meals on warm summer eves

  • Open kitchen, equipped with stainless steel appliances opens to great room

    Open kitchen, equipped with stainless steel appliances opens to great room

  • Open and spacious floorplan is perfect for entertaining

    Open and spacious floorplan is perfect for entertaining

  • Cozy, beachy feel throughout the home

    Cozy, beachy feel throughout the home

  • Master Retreat - light and bright. Tempur-Pedic mattress for a restful sleep.

    Master Retreat - light and bright. Tempur-Pedic mattress for a restful sleep.

  • Downstairs office with daybed and built in desk

    Downstairs office with daybed and built in desk

  • bedroom with platform bed

    bedroom with platform bed

  • upstairs bath with bathtub and shower

    upstairs bath with bathtub and shower

  • Back Deck offers a relaxing place to enjoy the afternoon sun

    Back Deck offers a relaxing place to enjoy the afternoon sun

  • Enjoy a leisurely rafting trip down the American River

    Enjoy a leisurely rafting trip down the American River

  • Village Coffee Shop and Deli

    Village Coffee Shop and Deli

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Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 08/03/2015
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