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Experience Paso in Style: Perfect Blend of Modern Luxury and Cool Eclectic Vibe

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Illumination Ridge: Our signature chandelier

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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
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  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Paso Robles chateau / country house description

This unique 6-acre property, set on top of a secluded bucolic ridge yet only a few minutes to downtown, is the perfect marriage of clean modern luxurious style with eclectic cool sensibilities. Come experience this slice of heaven.

Open the door to this stylish home and behold a chandelier of luminous handblown glass orbs illuminating over an open and airy entertainer's paradise home. A home renovated with sleek zinc counter tops and hip designer stones, balanced with touches of hand-stained wine bottle pallets from the Herman Story Winery and other unique reclaimed rustic wood.

Gather with your family or friends in the beautiful open living area: Lounge on the comfortable yet stylish oversized Restoration Hardware sofa while watching Direct TV on the big screen TV embedded in the lime stones over the fireplace; Hang out on sleek bar chairs next to the cool zinc counters in the open and fully stocked kitchen while you chat with the chef of your party, who might want to whip up a tasty morsel using the powerful 6-burner wolf range; Lounge at the oversized rustic wooden dining table built for 12; Grab a glass from the most beautiful bar you will encounter in Paso; Oh, and, unwind!

Choose your bedroom from two oversized master suites or a chic third bedroom, decorated with luxurious pillow-top designer beds and each with its own bathrooms. Check out the sleek bathrooms with cool tiles and rustic wood, stocked with plenty of fluffy white towels and upscale toiletries.

Take your glass of wine and stroll outside through any number of the french doors positioned throughout this home. Exhale and leave your city angst behind as you take in the breathtaking views of Paso Robles, views that include rolling hills with almond trees and peaks of vines on one side juxtaposed next to sweeping views of the city on another side. As the sun begins to set, you will be challenged to decide where you should sit to enjoy the awesome views of the bright city lights intermingled with the emerald greens of the rolling hills. Perhaps you will choose to lounge around the chic outdoor sofa, slip into a chair at the 12 ft. long teak outdoor dining table, grab an adirondack chair around the fire-pit, or stretch out under the massive oak tree in adirondack loungers, or stroll over to numerous secluded sitting areas located throughout the grounds.

Hard to leave such a fabulous property, right? No worries. Plenty to do right here. Turn up the grill on the gas BBQ or fire up some fragrant wood in the commercial-sized Santa Maria grill, throw on some grass-fed ribeye steaks and sausages from a local butcher for a mouth-watering dinner in true Paso Robles style. Want some activity? Play petanque or bocci ball in the ball court, throw some horse shoes, stroll the grounds, feed your inner child and swirl around with a hoola hoop, lounge in the Jacuzzi, then relax sitting around the fire pit while you contemplate the wineries to visit tomorrow.

Welcome to Illumination Ridge - a perfect marriage of outdoor and indoor living at its stylish best.

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Property Type

  • Chateau / Country House
  • 2600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

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

    Renter must be 25 years old or older....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    pillow-top luxury bed, sofa converts to large bed...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

    pillow top luxury bed....moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Another sofa in the reading room converts to a queen bed. There is also a convertible large sofa in the Brown Room....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    double sink; reclaimed wood juxtaposed next to glass tiles...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    double sink, subway tiles...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

    double sink, hand stained Herman Story winery pallet wall....moreless

Other Amenities

  • We would be happy to help you arrange some fun tastings where you are likely to meet and hang with the winemakers. We can also introduce you to an awesome private chef....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library

Theme

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

Dining

  • Dining:

    We have a 12 ft. long wooden table inside. We have another 12 ft. long teak table outside....moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 12 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    There is a regular coffee maker as well as a nespresso espresso machine....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Plenty of dishes, utensils, serving platter, and glasses for a big dinner party, a Thanskgiving family dinner, or just a simple lunch for 2....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    6 burner Wolf range....moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    wood burning Santa Maria grill and gas grill...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
 

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Rental basis: Per property
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holiday/festival
Mar 19 - Mar 23, 2015
3 night min stay
$795

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest

holiday/festival
Apr 2 - Apr 6, 2015
2 night min stay
$795

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest

holiday/festival
May 14 - May 18, 2015
2 night min stay
$795

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest

holiday/festivals
May 21 - May 25, 2015
2 night min stay
$795

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest

holiday/festival
Jul 2 - Jul 6, 2015
3 night min stay
$795

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest

Holiday/festival
Jul 22 - Aug 2, 2015
2 night min stay
$795

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest

holiday/festival
Sep 3 - Sep 7, 2015
3 night min stay
$795

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest

holiday/festival
Oct 8 - Oct 12, 2015
2 night min stay
$795

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest

Holidays/festival
Oct 14 - Oct 19, 2015
2 night min stay
$795

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest

holiday/festival
Nov 18 - Nov 30, 2015
3 night min stay
$795

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest

holiday/festival
Dec 11 - Jan 4, 2016
3 night min stay
$795

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest

Standard pricing
2 night min stay
$599 $699
Thu, Fri, Sat
$3,900

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Post-stay Cleaning $250 + tax
  • Tax Rate 9%

Cancellation policy:

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


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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2013

About the owner: Mom. Wife. Lawyer. Entrepreneur. Mediator. Soccer Mom. Would-Be-Designer. Passionate about family, traveling, our vacation home in Paso, the town of Paso, wine, food, designing and tennis! We live in Southern California, but fell in love with Paso Robles during our many trips up here wine tasting. We looked for the perfect location for over 2 years. It took us nearly a year to renovate every corner of this property to make it our own. We believe this property is the perfect blend of clean modern contemporary sensibilities balanced with cool eclectic sensibilities. We love this place; it is our slice of heaven. We now share it with you.

Why the Owner Chose Paso Robles:
We are passionate about Paso Robles! Paso is the fastest growing wine region in California, with over 200 wineries. Paso is regularly voted one of the best towns to move to, to visit, to live in, etc. Paso regularly makes top ten lists for having the happiest residents and great quality of life. Paso is also ideally situated: It's the midway point between Los Angeles and San Francisco; It's 20 minutes away from the beaches of Cambria and Morro Bay; It's only 45 miles to Hearst Castle. Paso is geographically beautiful: It is nestled in the rolling foothills of the Central Coast's Santa Lucia Mountains; Its landscape is dotted with majestic oak trees and untouched bucolic natural beauty; And, cows, horses and sheep roam the hills grazing on grass, the way Mother Nature intended things to be. Paso is also sophisticated. You will find numerous awesome restaurants, many of them equal to or better than what you'd expect to encounter in the big cities of Los Angeles or San Francisco. These are all the reasons why we initially loved visiting Paso. But those aren't the reasons why we decided to buy a house in Paso. Here is what truly captured our hearts: Paso is authentic. Paso is the real deal. That nostalgic California - the one that people moved out West for way back when, in pursuit of the American Dream - the one that's really hard to find let alone dream about in Los Angeles, San Francisco, or even Napa - well, that California still exists, right here in Paso. As one young winemaker told us, Paso is a place where a person of modest means can come with nothing but hard labor, but with enough passion and hard work, you can build from ground up into something special. Paso is a special place where passion exists, hard work exists, helping each other exists. We hope you will come visit and experience this for yourself.


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Speaks: english

 

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  • Illumination Ridge:  Our signature chandelier

    Illumination Ridge: Our signature chandelier

  • Living room: open, spacious, direct TV, DVD collection, Restoration Hardware.

    Living room: open, spacious, direct TV, DVD collection, Restoration Hardware.

  • Dining room:  food tastes better here.  Check out the views everywhere.

    Dining room: food tastes better here. Check out the views everywhere.

  • 'Brown Room' master: walk-in closet, ensuite bath, sofa converts to large bed.

    'Brown Room' master: walk-in closet, ensuite bath, sofa converts to large bed.

  • Cal. king pillow top designer bed; hand stained wine bottle pallet headboard.

    Cal. king pillow top designer bed; hand stained wine bottle pallet headboard.

  • 'Barn Room' master #2: barn doors, cal. king bed, ensuite bath, walk-in closet.

    'Barn Room' master #2: barn doors, cal. king bed, ensuite bath, walk-in closet.

  • Reading room: sofa converts to queen bed.

    Reading room: sofa converts to queen bed.

  • Guest Bath #3: hand stained Herman Story Winery pallet wall, double sink.

    Guest Bath #3: hand stained Herman Story Winery pallet wall, double sink.

  • Don't you want to host a dinner party here?

    Don't you want to host a dinner party here?

  • Perfect location for the jacuzzi.  Our favorite way to greet and end the day.

    Perfect location for the jacuzzi. Our favorite way to greet and end the day.

  • Ball court: Once you start playing, you WILL play for hours.

    Ball court: Once you start playing, you WILL play for hours.

  • Our favorite spot for contemplation or a glass of wine.

    Our favorite spot for contemplation or a glass of wine.

  • A slice of heaven: bucolic and private, yet only a few minutes to downtown.

    A slice of heaven: bucolic and private, yet only a few minutes to downtown.

  • Gourmet kitchen: open, airy, fully stocked, 6 burner wolf range.

    Gourmet kitchen: open, airy, fully stocked, 6 burner wolf range.

  • The most beautiful bar in Paso!

    The most beautiful bar in Paso!

  • 'Brown Room':  used to be two rooms, broke down a wall; we like it this big.

    'Brown Room': used to be two rooms, broke down a wall; we like it this big.

  • 'Brown Room' bathroom: reclaimed wood cabinets juxtaposed to serene glass tiles.

    'Brown Room' bathroom: reclaimed wood cabinets juxtaposed to serene glass tiles.

  • Example of attention to detail: unique reclaimed wood headboard, plush pillows.

    Example of attention to detail: unique reclaimed wood headboard, plush pillows.

  • 'Blue Room' guest room: whimsical yet stylish, queen pillow-top designer bed.

    'Blue Room' guest room: whimsical yet stylish, queen pillow-top designer bed.

  • Outdoor living room: seating area & 12 ft. teak dining table.

    Outdoor living room: seating area & 12 ft. teak dining table.

  • BBQ: gas or Santa Maria Style?  You can't go wrong.

    BBQ: gas or Santa Maria Style? You can't go wrong.

  • Fire pit: hard to hold onto city angst in this environment, with these views.

    Fire pit: hard to hold onto city angst in this environment, with these views.

  • Horse shoe court: leave the city slicker behind, put on cowboy boots and play.

    Horse shoe court: leave the city slicker behind, put on cowboy boots and play.

  • Illumination Ridge at night: does it get any better than this?

    Illumination Ridge at night: does it get any better than this?

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
    Chateau / Country House
  • Reviews
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Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
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  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 03/01/2015
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