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Romance and Relaxation in Sonoma Wine Country

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Lavender Cottage sits high above the redwoods with panoramic views

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Last updated: 11/24/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Sebastopol house description

Romantic Retreat in Wine Country near the Russian River and Coast

Lavender Cottage is the guest house at Sunrise Ridge an extraordinary estate of lush organic gardens and lavender fields. Please see our website for pictures and details of this incredible property. It is in Sonoma County’s Russian River Wine Country adjacent to a 100 acre vineyard and minutes from the Sonoma Coast. The cottage offers comfort and privacy with sweeping views of vineyards, redwood forests and Mt. St. Helena. We are located in the coastal hills a few miles from the hamlet of Occidental just over sixty miles north of San Francisco. It is centrally located just minutes from the spectacular Sonoma Coast, the Russian River recreational area and the world renowned Osmosis Spa. Just 10 miles west of Santa Rosa the area offers redwood forests, the Sonoma Coast and world class restaurants all in the heart of Sonoma Wine Country.

Come stay in our newly built spacious (830 sf) one bedroom, one bath house. Built of nontoxic and sustainable materials it is ideally suited for chemically sensitive individuals. It is located in the orchard and has panoramic views of west Sonoma County from every window. Watch the sun rise over Mount Saint Helen from the great room or the window seat in the bedroom. Sip a glass of wine on the private terrace while watching the reflected light of sunset on the rolling hills dotted with vineyards and redwoods. Soak in the hot tub on the terrace after a day of hiking or picnicking on the spectacular Sonoma Coast.

The retreat is a turn-key accommodation with a queen-size bed and queen sleeper sofa. Your stay includes complimentary local wine. Pick organic vegetables in the garden and apples, black berries and figs in season. We can arrange a massage in the cottage or on the terrace, a train ride and dinner while you cruise through wine country or a private tour of the neighboring vineyards. Of course you can just relax and read a book or hike or bike on local trails in this beautiful country setting.



Keywords: House

Property Type

  • House
  • 820 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Optional
          • Massage
          • Private Chef

          Suitability

          • Low Allergen Environment
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Renter much be at least 25 years old....moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only:

            Can smoke on the terrace. ...moreless

          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

          • Bedroom 1

            ...moreless

          • Convertible bed(s)

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          • Queen size Beds (1), Child Beds (1) Child's loft off the hallway is perfect for a child., Baby Cribs (1) Travel crib in the hall closet., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) High quality queen sofa bed in the family room....moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • Complete kitchen, wireless high speed internet acess, Cooking Utensils, Linens, hair dryer. Pond with patio on property. ...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Audio Tape Player
              • Books
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Games For Kids
              • Music Library
              • Radio
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • Television
              • Toys
              • VCR
              • Video Library

              Theme

              • Family
              • Romantic
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Forests
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Playground
              • Pond
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Theme Parks
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Eco Tourism
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Horseback Riding
              • Horseshoes
              • Miniature Golf
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Paddle Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Mountain
              • Mountain View:

                25 mile panaramic view to the mountains between Napa and Sonoma; overlooking redwoods and vineyards. ...moreless

              • Near The Ocean
              • Rural:

                Five minutes to the lovely hamlet of Occidental....moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Equestrian Events
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Golf Privileges Optional
              • Hiking
              • Hot Air Ballooning
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Paragliding
              • Pier Fishing
              • Rafting
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Tubing

              Dining

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 6 people

              General

              • Activities Guide
              • Alarm Clock
              • Basic Soaps
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Dialup Access
              • Fireplace:

                Gas ...moreless

              • Gas Heating
              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Laundry Soap
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room
              • Local Maps
              • Local Restaurant Guide
              • Mobile Phone:

                Excellent coverage for all providers. ...moreless

              • PC
              • Paper Towels
              • Parking
              • Safe
              • Shampoo
              • Sofa Bed
              • Telephone
              • Toilet Paper
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Wireless Internet

              Kitchen

              • 4 Ring Stove
              • Blender
              • Catering Available:

                Peronal cheif services - ask when making reservations. ...moreless

              • Coffee Grinder
              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Freezer
              • Grill
              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen:

                Full kitchen completely fitted...moreless

              • Kitchenette
              • Microwave
              • Mini Refrigerator
              • Oven
              • Pantry Items
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Barbecue
              • Deck / Patio:

                Private terrace with view. ...moreless

              • Kayak / Canoe:

                on the Russian River, 20 minutes away....moreless

              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Grill
              • Outdoor Grill Gas
              • Patio
              • Tennis:

                Tennis Courts 10 minutes away....moreless

              • Terrace

              Payment Type

              • Amex
              • Mastercard
              • Visa

              Pool / Spa

              • Outdoor Hot Tub

              Forms Of Payment

                  • Accept Credit Card

                  House Cleaning

                      • Housekeeper Optional
                       

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                      $225
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                      Fees and Rental Conditions:

                      • cleaning $105 + tax
                      • Property Damage Protection $49
                      • Tax Rate 9%

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                      Last updated: 11/24/2014
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                      Location

                      60 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      SFO, Oakland
                      2 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Occidental
                      50 Miles
                      Nearest Ferry
                      10 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Santa Rosa
                      14 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Rt. 101
                      2 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Bistro des Copains
                      5 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Sonoma Coast

                      Car: Necessary

                      In the heart of Sonoma Wine Country

                      15 Minutes from the Sonoma Coast

                      20 minutes from the Russian River for swimming, canoeing and kayaking.

                      5 minutes from the lovely hamlet of Occidental and

                      10 minutes from the village of Freestone with Osmosis Spa, Wildflower Organic Bakery and Joseph Phelps winery.

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2003

                      About the owner: My husband and I moved to Sonoma County in 2003 and build our house and guest house on this 7 acre estate in the Russian River wine appellation of Sonoma Wine Country. We are retired professors and environmental scientist who were looking for up scale country living with an optimal climate. Since then we have designed developed acres of bio dynamic gardens based upon ecologically sustainable practices of permaculture. We have found a piece of heaven and look forward to sharing it with you.

                      Why the Owner Chose Sebastopol:
                      West Sonoma County offers everything that you would want in an up scale and relaxing vacation: excellent wine tasting with hundreds of wineries to chose from, the Russian River which offers excellent swimming, kayaking and birding and the spectacular Sonoma Coast. We have hiking, biking, birding and world class restaurants, locally grown organic food and artisan cheeses. You get all of this in a year round mild climate, redwoods and wonderful hamlets for shopping and sightseeing.

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      Sunrise Ridge Gardens which sits high upon an east facing ridge in west Sonoma County has sweeping views of vineyards and redwood forests that lead the eye across the Sonoma Plain. It is a seven acre garden sanctuary minutes from wineries, the coast and the Russian River. Pick organic vegetables in the garden and apples, black berries and figs in season. We can arrange a massage in the cottage or on the terrace, or a private tour of the neighboring vineyards. Of course you can just relax and read a book or hike or bike on local trails in this beautiful country setting.


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                      Photos

                      • Lavender Cottage sits high above the redwoods with panoramic views

                        Lavender Cottage sits high above the redwoods with panoramic views

                      • Lavender Cottage

                        Lavender Cottage

                      • Kitchen and dining

                        Kitchen and dining

                      • Sitting room

                        Sitting room

                      • Sunny window seat in bedroom

                        Sunny window seat in bedroom

                      • Guestbook

                        Guestbook

                      • Bath

                        Bath

                      • Hot tub

                        Hot tub

                      • Lush vegetation, citrus, lavender and stone fruit

                        Lush vegetation, citrus, lavender and stone fruit

                      • Organic Gardens

                        Organic Gardens

                      • Lavender harvest

                        Lavender harvest

                      • Lavender harvest

                        Lavender harvest

                      • Welcome

                        Welcome

                      • The view from the kitchen window!

                        The view from the kitchen window!

                      • Lovely dining

                        Lovely dining

                      • Bedroom

                        Bedroom

                      • Bunk Alcove

                        Bunk Alcove

                      • BAth

                        BAth

                      • Private Terrace

                        Private Terrace

                      • Pond

                        Pond

                      • The estate was named after these magnificent sunrises

                        The estate was named after these magnificent sunrises

                      • Lavender Fields

                        Lavender Fields

                      • Terrace

                        Terrace

                      VRBO #67141

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                      This listing was first published here in 2005.

                      Date last modified - Monday, November 24, 2014

                      $225 per night (USD)
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                      1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 4

                      View calendar: Updated 11/24/14
                      Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                      Speaks: english
                      • Calendar last updated: 11/24/2014
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