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Caspar Cottage, Charming Private Mendocino Vacation Rental

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Last updated: 05/18/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Caspar Cottage is a charming, quiet, nicely and newly furnished cottage that we built on our five private acres, just 3 miles up the ridge from the ocean and 10 minutes from Mendocino or Fort Bragg. It's a perfect place for a honeymoon, anniversary, special occasion or quiet retreat. It has a comfortable queen bed with down comforter and nice linens, sleeper sofa, fully equipped custom kitchen, gas BBQ and picnic table with string lights above for enjoying the outdoors in the evenings, lovely custom cabinetry and a beautiful marble tiled bathroom with a jetted tub and large shower.

The cottage is private, spotless, very comfortable and nicely appointed. Flames from an enameled European propane stove bring the warmth and coziness of a fire with the convenience of a thermostat. There is a CD player, DIRECTV w/ HBO, DVD/VCR with small library of films, Satellite INTERNET connection, iron and hairdryer. We provide coffee and tea, toast and jam and fresh fruit and flowers. From the cottage you can walk through the Redwoods to a beautiful WATERFALL, as we are near the Russian Gulch State Park Waterfall Trail and bicycle trails in Jackson State Forest.

We will gladly direct you to great restaurants, nice beaches, beautiful hikes and activities on the coast. For more PHOTOS and GUESTS' COMMENTS please visit our CasparCottage WEBSITE. WE DO NOT USE the AVAILABILITY CALENDAR, so please visit our CASPARCOTTAGE WEBSITE for more PHOTOS and GUESTS' COMMENTS and CALL Diane for details and reservations.
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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 700 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

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

  • Bedroom 1

    ...moreless

  • Convertible bed(s)

    ...moreless

  • comfortable Queen size bed with memory foam topper and nice linens, leather armchair and antique floor lamp, Sleeper sofa for one adult or two children, hardwood floor, Oriental carpet, extra sheets and blankets, flat screen TV, European gas heater/stove...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1

    ...moreless

  • lovely marble tiled bathroom with a jetted tub and a large shower, bath soaps, extra towels, hair dryer, first aid kit, and fresh flowers...moreless

Other Amenities

  • From the cottage you can walk through the Redwoods to the WATERFALL in Russian Gulch State Park. There are also many biking trails nearby ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable:

    wireless satellite Internet ...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    DirecTv Satellite TV with HBO etc. ...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Rural:

    Caspar Cottage is located near the end of a quiet road at the eastern edge of the Russian Gulch State Park, with a lovely walk through a redwood canyon to the waterfall in the park...moreless

  • Village:

    Mendocino is a picturesque village perched on the headlands overlooking the Pacific Ocean and surrounded by State Park. Art galleries, fine restaurants, unique shopping, kayaking, beautiful sunsets...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Gas Fireplace:

    European style enameled gas stove where you can see the flames and is controlled by a thermostat...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    European style enameled gas fireplace with thermostat control...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    and extra linens in the cabinet...moreless

  • Living Room:

    sunny living room, hardwood floors, nicely decorated with original art...moreless

  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided:

    and extra towels in the cabinet...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    satellite internet ...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    everything from pots and pans to pizza trays, baking dishes, cookie sheets, salad spinner, all utensils, plus outdoor gas BBQ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Fully equipped kitchen with plates, bowls, salad bowl, serving dishes, cups, glasses, wine and champagne glasses, all utensils, napkins, salad spinner, baking dishes...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Fully equipped, beautiful custom cabinetry, marble countertop, gas stove and oven, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, blender...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    gas oven...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    organic coffee, teas, fresh wholesome bread, butter and jam, fresh fruit, olive oil, balsamic vinegar, soy sauce, spices...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    and extra small fridge outside in the well house...moreless

  • Stove:

    four burner gas stove...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    deck in front of cottage, wooden picnic table and chairs in a quiet private setting next to the cottage and cafe string lights above to enjoy the evenings outdoors, hanging planters and potted plants...moreless

  • Golf:

    Little River Inn 9 holes...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    CatchaCanoe.com and KayakMendocino.com ...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    grassy area and small flower garden in front of picnic table...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Jetted Tub:

    beautiful marble tiled bathroom jetted tub and large separate shower...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
shoulder season
Apr 1 - May 31, 2015
2 night min stay
$150
$950
high season
Jun 1 - Jun 30, 2015
2 night min stay
$165
$975
summer season
Jul 1 - Aug 31, 2015
2 night min stay
$175
$995
high season
Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2015
2 night min stay
$165
$975
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$150
$900

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Included

Notes:

Holiday nightly price is $175 total


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Last updated: 05/18/2015
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Location

Car: Necessary

Hiking, Biking, 7 State Parks, Redwood Forests, Waterfall Trail, Whale Watching, Music Festival, Film Festival, Live Music, Birding, Beach Combing, Salmon Fishing, Tide pooling, Ocean and River Kayaking, Great Restaurants, Art Galleries, Live Theater, Botanical Gardens, Skunk Train, Wine Tasting, Ocean Fishing, Abalone Diving

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1985

About the owner: We built this sweet cottage on our five private acres near the end of the road at the eastern end of the Russian Gulch State Park. We also built our home and a small woodworking shop, and raised our children here. We have lived on the Mendocino coast for 35 years and love the Mendocino community.

Why the Owner Chose Mendocino:
Mendocino is a beautiful coastal village perched on a headlands overlooking the Pacific Ocean. It has a very active artists' community with many art galleries as well as fine restaurants and shops. There are five State Parks along our coast, perfect for hiking and biking and kayaking and birdwatching and beach combing. There are many activities and festivals throughout the year. Whale watching weekends in March, a Film Festival in early June, the Mendocino Music Festival in July, Mendocino Art Center Fairs in July and November, Winesong! in September and Wine and Mushrooms and Crab Festivals in November and January.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
We enjoy sharing our little oasis with guests who appreciate nature, peace and quiet and a comfortable, nicely appointed cottage to relax in and enjoy beautiful Mendocino coast. It's all about hospitality! Please visit our CasparCottage website and the Guests' Comments page.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Links to more information:

 

Photos

  • Charming Caspar Cottage

    Charming Caspar Cottage

  • Comfortable queen bed with memory foam topper and nice linens

    Comfortable queen bed with memory foam topper and nice linens

  • marbled tiled bathroom with jetted tub and large shower

    marbled tiled bathroom with jetted tub and large shower

  • Gas BBQ, picnic table & chairs, string lights above, garden, peace and quiet

    Gas BBQ, picnic table & chairs, string lights above, garden, peace and quiet

  • Mendocino village perched on the Pacific Ocean, from the air

    Mendocino village perched on the Pacific Ocean, from the air

  • Kayak Big River!

    Kayak Big River!

  • Beautiful Mendocino Coast

    Beautiful Mendocino Coast

  • Navarro River meets the sea

    Navarro River meets the sea

  • Sunny living room, hardwood floor, sofa becomes double bed, original photo art

    Sunny living room, hardwood floor, sofa becomes double bed, original photo art

  • Leather armchair propane heater, DirecTV w/HBO, Ipod / stereo CD DVD player

    Leather armchair propane heater, DirecTV w/HBO, Ipod / stereo CD DVD player

  • Custom kitchen, gas stove, microwave, toaster, coffee maker, blender & breakfast

    Custom kitchen, gas stove, microwave, toaster, coffee maker, blender & breakfast

  • from the cottage walk to the Russian Gulch State Park waterfall in the redwoods

    from the cottage walk to the Russian Gulch State Park waterfall in the redwoods

  • Beautiful Big River

    Beautiful Big River

  • Sunset walks at Point Cabrillo Light Station

    Sunset walks at Point Cabrillo Light Station

  • Mendocino Coast

    Mendocino Coast

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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within an hour
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 05/18/2015
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