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Quiet & Relaxing Cottage Nestled Next to an Orchard and Minutes to Town Square

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Last updated: 11/01/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Sonoma cottage description

Cozy and comfortable country cottage sits on a half acre nestled next to the remnants of a century old pear orchard providing a Quiet And Tranquil setting. Located minutes away to Sonoma Town Plaza, Valley of the Moon scenic drive wineries and local shops and restaurants.

Large open Living/Dining room where guests can spend time together watching TV, listening to music or dine on the French Boulanger inspired table for up to 10 persons. The kitchen is fully equipped by a retired pastry chef/caterer providing you with an opportunity to cook to your hearts delight.

Master Bedroom has a king size bed with it’s own en-suite bathroom with shower. Second bedroom has queen bed and 3rd bedroom has two twin beds. All have Iphone-MP3 Radio Alarm Clocks with USB charging station. Second bathroom with tub/shower.

Large Patio door opens out onto over 3500 square feet of outdoor living space which includes: Solar-heated saline pool, expansive decking, dining area, Weber Genesis Gas grill, professional landscaping and wonderful views of the local mountains and orchard.


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Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Cottage
  • 1350 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Children Welcome:

            Children are welcome, however be aware.CAUTION: Highly suggested that children be swim proof, for there is NO fencing around the pool. ...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            Smoking is NOT allowed in the house and outside in the surrounding grounds. Sonoma is very dry during the summer months and temperatures can reach up to 100 degrees....moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed:

            NO pets Allowed...moreless

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


          • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single


          • Bedroom 1: 1 king


          • Master bedroom includes King size bed w/ en suite shower/toilet bathroom. All bedrooms provided with Iphone/MP3 alarm clock w/ USB charging station. ...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

            Master bedroom en suite bath...moreless

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower



          • Books
          • DVD Player:

            plays Blu-ray or HD movies. Able to play Pandora and log on to your own Netflix account....moreless

          • Games:

            Cards, Board games, ...moreless

          • Ping Pong Table
          • Satellite / Cable:

            Comcast Cable television provider...moreless

          • Stereo:

            MP3/Ipod docking station....moreless

          • Television:

            50 inch Flat screen Wireless Smart HDTV in living room....moreless


          • Away From It All
          • Family
          • Romantic


          • Botanical Garden
          • Churches
          • Cinemas
          • Health/Beauty Spa
          • Library
          • Live Theater
          • Museums
          • Playground
          • Recreation Center
          • Restaurants
          • Synagogues
          • Winery Tours
          • Zoo

          Local Services & Businesses

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

          Leisure Activities

          • Antiquing
          • Beachcombing
          • Bird Watching
          • Boating
          • Gambling Casinos
          • Horseback Riding
          • Miniature Golf
          • Outlet Shopping
          • Scenic Drives
          • Shopping
          • Sight Seeing
          • Walking
          • Wildlife Viewing

          Location Type

              • Rural:

                Down a quiet lane, the Orchard Cottage sits next to the remnants of an old pear orchard. Its serene and quiet setting is conveniently located to town and the Valley of the Moon Scenic winery drive....moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hot Air Ballooning
              • Hunting
              • Hunting Small Game
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Rafting
              • Roller Blading
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Water Tubing


              • Dining:

                Open living room/dining room area. Dine on a table inspired by a French Boulanger table. Made of reclaimed wood from historic building in England. Seats 8-10...moreless

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 8 people


              • Air Conditioning:

                Central Air...moreless

              • Clothes Dryer
              • Fireplace:

                One wood burning fireplace in living room area. No fires during high season months, May through October....moreless

              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating:

                Central Heating...moreless

              • Internet:

                Wi-Fi High speed Internet access provided by Comcast Cable....moreless

              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided:

                Bed sheets, pillows, pillowcases, ...moreless

              • Living Room:

                Living/Dining room 14' X 25'. COMFORTABLE Pottery Barn Leather Sofa. Additional seating. Flatscreen tv, DVR in media cabinet. Wood burning fireplace. ...moreless

              • Parking:

                Off street Parking for up to 4 vehicles in the driveway. ...moreless

              • Telephone:

                Landline telephone w unlimited local and national calls. Overseas calls should be made with your creditcard or calling card....moreless

              • Towels Provided:

                Kitchen, bath and pool towels provided. Bring your own BEACH towels if visiting nearby lakes, beaches,rivers, etc....moreless

              • Washing Machine


              • Coffee Maker:

                Cuisinart coffee maker. Paper filters, sugar & sweetner provided. Cuisinart Burr coffee grinder....moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils:

                Dishes for 10. Also non breakable wine glasses & cups for the patio entertaining....moreless

              • Dishwasher
              • Kitchen:

                Fully appointed chefs kitchen. Kitchen-aid 5 qt. Stand Mixer, blender.Cuisinart 14 cup Elite Food processor, knives and cookware. Assorted baking pans, cookbooks...moreless

              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Pantry Items:

                Basic pantry items provided: spices, condiments, assorted teas and paper goods....moreless

              • Refrigerator:

                GE Stainless steel pro with filtered drinking water system....moreless

              • Stove
              • Toaster


              • Deck / Patio
              • Lawn / Garden:

                over 3500 square feet of outdoor living space...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill:

                Weber Genesis All gas propane grill....moreless

              Pool / Spa

              • Heated Pool
              • Private Pool:

                Solar heated Saline outdoor pool. 4.5' all around depth. NO FENCING around the pool. NO lifeguard on duty. The Pool is UNAVAILABLE during the low season Nov 1st. thru April 15th. ...moreless



              Write a review 4.9
              from 16 traveler reviews
              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              High Season
              May 15 - Nov 16, 2015
              3 night min stay
              $3,150 $9,500
              Thanksgiving-Xmas-New Years
              Nov 25 - Jan 3, 2016
              4 night min stay
              My Standard Rate
              3 night min stay
              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates


              • Cleaning fee $125
              • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
              • Tax Rate 9%


              Holiday rate $550.00 per night,

              3 night minimum : Memorial day, Labor day.

              4 night minimum: July 4th, Thanksgiving, Christmas & New years.

              30 night minimum: Winter/rental available @$5,000.00/month Inquire

              AUGUST: 7 NIGHT MINIMUM STAY AT$3150.00/WEEK

              The POOL IS NOT AVAILABLE during low season, Nov.1st - May 21st due to the solar heating system.

              Cancellation policy:

              Policy available by contacting owner when booking.

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              Last updated: 11/01/2014
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              59.4 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              San Francisco international Airport
              1.5 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              The Lobby Bar in the Sonoma Mission inn & Spa
              31.8 Miles
              Nearest Ferry
              Larkspur Ferry
              6.7 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              Los Arroyos Golf Club (public)
              0.7 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              California highway 12 - Sonoma highway
              1.5 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              El Molino Central
              184 Miles
              Nearest Ski
              Lake Tahoe
              41 Miles
              Nearest Beach
              Bodega Bay, CA

              Car: Necessary

              We are conveniently located to the Sonoma town plaza where you will find numerous restaurants, shops, galleries and wine tasting. Hiking trails and regional parks abound. The Sonoma Mission historic park and train museum will keep both parents & families interests alive. The Sonoma Valley is home to many agrarian endeavors. In addition to the numerous wineries nearby, visit organic farms, cheesemakers, participate in olive oil tastings and culinary classes. Hot air ballooning, cycling, golf, tennis, horseback riding, fly fishing, water tubing and canoeing down the Russian River are just a few of activities that will keep visitors busy.

              For those of you who wish to kick back and relax, there are also numerous spas nearby and in town. Visit Calistoga to enjoy the mudbaths and waters there or visit the nearby Sonoma Mission Inn or Kenwood spa for the ultimate spa experience. There are many opportunities to participate in a yoga retreat or just take a class to keep your practice current. All are conveniently located nearby.

              For all of you who are deeply connected to mother earth through food, the Sonoma Valley is your oyster. World class restaurants, farmers markets, opportunities to purchase directly from the farms themselves, culinary schools, farm trail tours, cheese making trail tour are all at your fingertips.

              The Sonoma Valley has a large Latino community which is reflected in its rich history, arts and architecture and plethora of opportunities to sample the cuisine ranging from restaurants, to the vibrant food trucks and Latin markets.

              The theater and arts is alive and well in Sonoma. See live performances at nearby Jack London State park summer theater, make a short trip to Santa Rosa, or Sonoma State College.

              All in all, Sonoma is able to provide a full spectrum of activities and choices for everyone, young and old. However, if you just want to escape from the fog in your life, come and relax in the warmth and natural beauty of Sonoma to get away from it all.


              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2012

              Contact us

              Speaks: english



              • Living Area

                Living Area

              • Dining Area

                Dining Area

              • Breakfast nook

                Breakfast nook

              • Bedroom 1:  KingBed

                Bedroom 1: KingBed

              • Bedroom 2: Queen

                Bedroom 2: Queen

              • Bedroom3: Twin Room

                Bedroom3: Twin Room

              • North view of orchard

                North view of orchard

              • Frequent visitor

                Frequent visitor

              • North view of patio

                North view of patio

              • Pool party

                Pool party

              • Evening on the patio

                Evening on the patio

              • Living /Dining Area

                Living /Dining Area

              • Patio View from Dining Area

                Patio View from Dining Area

              • Masterbedroom


              • Master ensuite bathroom w/ shower

                Master ensuite bathroom w/ shower

              • Bathroom 2 w/ Tub/shower Combo

                Bathroom 2 w/ Tub/shower Combo

              • South view of patio

                South view of patio

              • Wintertime neighbors

                Wintertime neighbors

              • Orchard View

                Orchard View

              • vineyard view from Valley of the Moon, HI 12

                vineyard view from Valley of the Moon, HI 12

              VRBO #481732

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              This listing was first published here in 2013.

              Date last modified - Wednesday, December 17, 2014

              $475 - $525 per night (USD)

              3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 6

              View calendar: Updated 11/01/14
              Minimum stay: 3-4 nights
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              Member since: 2013
              Speaks: english
              • Response time: Within 2 days
              • Response rate: 87%
              • Calendar last updated: 11/01/2014
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