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Private, Scenic, Spacious Upper Flat with Hot Tub

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Spacious living area with scenic garden view.


Last updated: 09/08/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

San Rafael house description

The Highland Home Upper Flat experience in San Rafael allows easy access in and out of San Francisco by ferry, bus, bike or car. The Highland Home is centrally located with endless attractions, such as beaches, skiing, mountain biking, to name a few, at your fingertips. Local scenery includes breathtaking vistas of Mount Tam, and the ancient redwood forests of Muir Woods, sightseeing in Sausalito, Mill Valley and Tiburon, and much more.

2 king-size, 2 twin bed, 2 full baths, all bedrooms includes flat screen TVs, fully functional kitchen with all amenities required for fine dining, formal dining area, barbeque gas grill and patio dining, beautifully situated living space with scenic view. On-site coin-operated washer and dryer.

Owner prefers 4 to 7 day rentals - or longer.

Property Type

  • House
  • 1700 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Must be 21 years of age or older...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            Smoking outside only....moreless

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Children Welcome
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

          • Bedroom 1: 1 king

            Flat screen TV and Jack & Jill full bath ...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

            Flat screen TV and Jack & Jill full bath ...moreless

          • 1st Bedroom: king size bed, TV, Jack and Jill full bath 2nd Bedroom: 2 twin beds, TV, Jack and Jill full bath...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

            Jack & Jill full bath...moreless

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower


          • 1 Jack and Jill full bath 1 Full bath

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Dining:

            Kitchenette - seats 4, formal dining - comfortably 6 up to 8, & patio dining, child's highchair upon request...moreless

          • Dishes & Utensils:

            Everyday dishware as well as formal china and crystal glassware...moreless

          • Pantry Items:

            Flour, sugar, coffee, tea, mixes, beans, rice, soup, spices......moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:


          • Kitchen
          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Dishwasher
          • Refrigerator
          • Stove
          • Oven
          • Microwave
          • Seating for 8 people


          • Heating:

            thermostat control heat and will provide individual electric heaters upon request...moreless

          • Fireplace:

            fireplace for ambiance, Marin County area Clean Air Campaign....moreless

          • Air Conditioning:

            no air conditioning but will provide fans upon request...moreless

          • Linens Provided:

            bed linens, towels, fabric table cloths and napkins....moreless

          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board
          • Living Room
          • Towels Provided

          Other Amenities

              • If interested in additional accommodations, i.e. driving, babysitter, cooking, house cleaning services (provided with additional fees)...moreless


              • Stereo:

                iPOD speaker port, in-house iPOD available upon request......moreless

              • Television:

                All bedrooms are equipped with TVs...moreless

              • Games:

                Upon request......moreless

              • Books
              • Video Library


                  Pool & Spa

                  • Hot Tub:

                    ...fatiguing effects. 5. NO PREGNANT WOMEN. 6. Participants having any considerable areas of exposed sub-skin tissue, open blisters, cuts, sunburn, etc. may become infected. 7. NO CHILDREN UNATTENDED....moreless

                  • Sauna:

                    1. All users must be 16 years of age or older. 2. Hot tub capacity is 6 participants 3. Chlorinator must remain in hot tub at all times. 4. A time limit of 15 minutes must be observed due to the......moreless

                  • Communal Pool:

                    Dominican University (adjacent to Highland Home) Aquatic Sport Facility available with day passes. YMCA (with indoor pool) - 5 miles North on Highway 101 with day passes....moreless

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Tennis:

                    At Dominican University...adjacent to The Highland Home and three blocks to San Rafael High School public courts......moreless

                  • Golf:

                    Peacock Gap Golf Course (4.6 miles)......moreless

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Private out door patio entertaining......moreless

                  • Kayak / Canoe:

                    101 Surf Sports, 3 block distance......moreless

                  • Water Sports Gear:

                    101 Surf Sports, 3 block distance......moreless

                  • Ski & Snowboard:

                    Sugar Bowl, 170 miles day trip......moreless


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

                  Location & View

                      • Mountain View:

                        Highland views of San Rafael....moreless


                      • Botanical Garden
                      • Deepsea Fishing
                      • Roller Blading
                      • Paragliding
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Water Skiing
                      • Wind-Surfing
                      • Golf
                      • Skiing
                      • Fishing
                      • Cycling
                      • Sailing
                      • Tennis
                      • Swimming
                      • Ski Privileges Optional
                      • Ski Lift Privileges
                      • Golf Privileges Optional
                      • Whitewater Rafting
                      • Fly Fishing
                      • Freshwater Fishing
                      • Equestrian Events
                      • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                      • Hunting Small Game
                      • Hiking
                      • Water Tubing
                      • Surf Fishing
                      • Spelunking
                      • Sound/Bay Fishing
                      • Snorkeling
                      • Rafting
                      • Rock Climbing
                      • Pier Fishing
                      • Kayaking
                      • Hot Air Ballooning
                      • Snowmobiling
                      • Snowboarding
                      • Cross Country Skiing
                      • Basketball Court
                      • Hunting
                      • Surfing
                      • Mountain Climbing
                      • Racquetball
                      • Parasailing
                      • Snorkeling/Diving
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Beachcombing
                      • Health/Beauty Spa
                      • Restaurants
                      • Zoo
                      • Winery Tours
                      • Synagogues
                      • Live Theater
                      • Walking
                      • Arboretum
                      • Theme Parks
                      • Recreation Center
                      • Playground
                      • Museums
                      • Marina
                      • Library
                      • Cinemas
                      • Churches
                      • Water Parks
                      • Ice Skating
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Shopping
                      • Medical Services
                      • Massage Therapist
                      • Fitness Center
                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Laundromat
                      • Hospital
                      • Groceries
                      • Antiquing
                      • Shelling
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • Whale Watching
                      • Gambling Casinos
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Paddle Boating
                      • Outlet Shopping
                      • Boating
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Shuffleboard
                      • Miniature Golf
                      • Jet Skiing


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                      3 night min stay

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                      • Additional Fees: Cleaning Fee $200 + tax
                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $800
                      • Tax Rate 10%


                      10% short term rental tax

                      Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice

                      $800 Refundable Damage Deposit

                      Cancellation policy:

                      100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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                      Last updated: 09/08/2014
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                      22 Today
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                      31.6 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      SFO (31.6 miles)/OAK (32.0 miles)
                      3.9 Miles
                      Nearest Ferry
                      Larkspur Landing
                      19.4 Miles
                      Nearest Train
                      0.5 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      20.5 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Stinson (20.5 mi), Muir(14.6 mi), China Camp (5.2)
                      1.6 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Mayflower Pub/Broken Drum Brewery
                      175 Miles
                      Nearest Ski
                      Sugar Bowl
                      4.5 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Peacock Gap Golf
                      1.3 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      San Rafael Joe's

                      Car: Necessary

                      The Highland Home Upper Flat is centrally located: Visit your child attending Dominican University, Sonoma State University, USF/SF State and Berkeley, witness sporting events such as baseball, football, basketball, and hockey. California Wine Country is minutes away, enjoy mountain biking and hiking (China Camp, Nike site trail is one block), surfing, and bowling. Shopping in Downtown San Francisco, Union Square. The San Francisco Bay Area has wonderful cooking schools: Silverado Cooking School in Napa, Ramekins Culinary School in Sonoma, the famous San Francisco Cooking School and many others. Also enjoy the night life in San Francisco: Theater, Ballet, Symphony and Comedy Shows. Tour or walk around Angel Island or Alcatraz and enjoy the vistas.


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                      • Spacious living area with scenic garden view.

                        Spacious living area with scenic garden view.

                      • Full Jack and Jill Bathroom

                        Full Jack and Jill Bathroom

                      • Patio dining, with gas grill and hot tub

                        Patio dining, with gas grill and hot tub

                      • Bedroom with king bed.

                        Bedroom with king bed.

                      • 2 twin beds, full Jack and Jill bathroom

                        2 twin beds, full Jack and Jill bathroom

                      • Master bedroom with king size bed and full Jack and Jill bathroom

                        Master bedroom with king size bed and full Jack and Jill bathroom

                      VRBO #470151

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                      This listing was first published here in 2013.

                      Date last modified - Monday, August 25, 2014

                      $200 per night (USD)

                      2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 4

                      View calendar: Updated 09/08/14
                      Minimum stay: 3-4 nights
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