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The Knot Hole ~ Hidden Gem! Year-Round Creek, Dog Friendly, Hot Tub, Peaceful

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Last updated: 07/24/2014
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  • Minimum stay:Contact manager
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Cazadero house description

Imagine watching wildlife from every room of the house! The Knot Hole is a retreat unto itself, featuring 2 bedrooms and 2 baths. The home is nestled against a fern laden hillside and surrounded by a tall privacy fence. Enjoy life amongst towering redwoods, just yards away from your own access to the crystal clear waters of East Austin Creek. Glimpse otters as they swim upstream or watch the salmon spawn! This year-round creek is home to a plethora of wildlife, including giant blue heron, egrets, wild turkeys, otters and deer.

The Knot Hole offers a serene, visually rich multi-level environment with abundant windows, glass French doors, 4 separate decks and a hot tub.

Outside, you'll find multiple decks and sitting areas on the property. The lower deck features an outdoor sunken claw foot bathtub. The hot tub sits on its own private deck and is shaded by an umbrella (imagine soaking in the hot tub even in the misty rain). The middle deck features an outdoor dining set with views of the Austin Creek. The rooftop deck offers comfortable outdoor furniture, also with spectacular views of the creek. Besides these sitting areas, The Knot Hole also offers 2 more sitting areas alongside the creek. A swimming hole is located about 100 feet down the road.

Inside this home, Persian rugs complement the 100-year-old knotty pine floors that grace the main living areas. Enjoy your morning coffee at the living room table while you watch hummingbirds flash their iridescent colors. Or enjoy the morning from the privacy of the hot tub while you listen to the waters of East Austin Creek. The fully equipped gourmet kitchen offers granite counters and stainless steel appliances. The comfortable furnishings and ambiance assure a relaxing stay. The master bedroom is equipped with a writing nook, antique wood stove, picture window, down comforters and down pillows. The master bathroom also features mosaics and multiple windows that allow you to view the birds and ferns on the hillside even while showering. The comfortable cozy furnishings, antiques and ambiance assure a relaxing stay. The second bedroom and second mosaic-tiled bathroom are accessible by an exterior entrance.

This piece of paradise is also dog friendly, as it's fully fenced and allows lots of safe areas to relax with your dog. (Please note that the steep hillside behind the house is not fenced, but only the most skilled canine climbers can get out.)

Have kids who want to explore creeks, catch frogs and splash in puddles? You can find it all at The Knot Hole, for your kids or for your inner child.

Close to the ocean, wineries, golf and Guerneville, The Knot Hole provides the perfect base camp to enjoy your vacation. According to previous guests, it's just what the doctor ordered!

TOT #307

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Onsite Services

              • Massage
              • Private Chef

              Suitability

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                must be 21 years old to rent ...moreless

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

              • Master Bedroom : 1 king

                Off the livingroom ...moreless

              • Second Bedroom

                Upstairs. Has own bathroom (toilet/sink/shower) and deck ...moreless

              • Living Room : 1 sleep sofa /futon

                Double sleeper sofa in Living Room ...moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

                Upstairs off second bedroom ...moreless

              • Main Bathroom: shower, toilet

                off living room, also direct access from Master Bedroom...moreless

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Dining Area Seats:

                6...moreless

              • Kitchen
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Oven
              • Microwave
              • Dishwasher
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Pantry Items
              • Coffee Maker
              • Toaster
              • Seating for 6 people

              Amenities

              • Babysitter
              • Linens Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Living Room
              • Hair Dryer
              • Iron & Board

              Entertainment

              • Television
              • DVD Player

              Communications

              • Telephone:

                Unlimited Long Distance within the U.S. ...moreless

              Pool & Spa

                  Outdoor Features

                  Theme

                  • Away From It All
                  • Family
                  • Romantic
                  • Sports & Activities
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Location & View

                  • Water View:

                    East Austin Creek. View from upper decks. ...moreless

                  • Rural:

                    Private location in the Redwood Forest ...moreless

                  • Waterfront:

                    On East Austin Creek, runs year-round ...moreless

                  Activities

                  • Playground
                  • Hiking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Cycling
                  • Surfing
                  • Swimming
                  • Kayaking
                  • Tennis
                  • Golf
                  • Water Tubing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Laundromat
                  • Groceries
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Winery Tours
                  • Restaurants
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Cinemas
                  • Live Theater
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Fishing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Whale Watching
                  • Shopping
                  • Shelling
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Antiquing
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Hot Air Ballooning
                   

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                  May 01-Sep 30: $250 per night - $1500 per week *
                  Oct 01-Apr 30: $225 per night - $1350 per week  *
                  $100 Cleaning and Linens Fee / $20 Booking Fee / 11% Taxes /Refundable Sec. Dep.
                  4 Night Minimum July and August / Week Min 1st Week July and 1st Week August
                  3 Night Minimum June, September and for Most Holidays.
                  4 Night Minimum for Thanksgiving.
                  10% Rate Increase for Memorial Day Wknd, Labor Day Wknd and New Year’s Wknd
                  *Rates and Night Minimums subject to change
                  

                  Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 07/24/2014
                  Check availability
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                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
                  23 Selected dates
                   

                  Location

                  98.4 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  SFO
                  4 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Hwy 116.
                  11 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Pacific Ocean, Goat Rock Beach
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Duncan's Mills
                  8 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Northwood Golf Course
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Duncan's Mills

                  Car: Necessary

                   

                  Manager info


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

                   

                  Photos

                  • master bedroom

                    master bedroom

                  • Upstairs bedroom, with private bathroom and creek-view deck.

                    Upstairs bedroom, with private bathroom and creek-view deck.

                  • soft tub, as seen from stairs to the upper level

                    soft tub, as seen from stairs to the upper level

                  • outdoor bathtub with hot and cold water

                    outdoor bathtub with hot and cold water

                  • this sofa folds out into a queen bed

                    this sofa folds out into a queen bed

                  • main floor bathroom.

                    main floor bathroom.

                  • Queen bed in upstairs (exterior stairs and entrance from main living space)

                    Queen bed in upstairs (exterior stairs and entrance from main living space)

                  • upstairs deck off of the upstairs bedroom

                    upstairs deck off of the upstairs bedroom

                  • private creek access, across the one lane road from the house

                    private creek access, across the one lane road from the house

                  VRBO #493409

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                  Date last modified - Tuesday, June 24, 2014

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                  3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

                  View calendar: Updated 07/24/14
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