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Last updated: 12/16/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Gualala cottage description

WHITE WATER OCEAN BLUFF COTTAGE -

I can't thank Tom & Susan enough for sharing their slice of heaven with us. The view is beyond amazing. The furniture is comfortable & their house was very clean. It was much bigger than we expected. The hot tub was pleasant and there are touches of thoughtfulness throughout the cottage. IE. Robes, spare blankets to snuggle, land line if we were without service. Their suggestions getting to their location, and other suggestions. They thought of everything. It was hard to leave knowing that we were in the most beautiful part of the country.
Amber October 2014
Imagine your vacation here. Looking out your French doors to this white water ocean view with the sounds of crashing waves relaxing like a great massage. Watching pelicans, osprey, hawks, sea lions, even whales journey past your cottage/art studio. Deer, quail, and the elusive fox roam the property.
Yes, art studio, too. This unique vacation place is equipped with art supplies for your creative side to explore during your stay.

Cash DISCOUNT: Call us directly if you would like the cash discount pricing. 707.884.1930
If you're comparing prices, get the TOTAL $$. Taxes and linens are included in our rates.

Your cottage has a full kitchen, sleeping area, 'instant-on' fireplace, full bath, and all linens. 7-foot tall movable panels separate the sleeping area, if you choose to do so. Everything you need to restore your vital signs is provided! The hot tub has a stunning view of the ocean as well as the star-filled sky.
You will have some special days to tuck into your memories.

Free wireless internet. Free long distance phone.

Please note there are 10 steps, a landing, then 10 steps to the cottage.

Our Ocean Cottage is designed for use by 2 adults.

Weekly rate is available for those who just can’t leave after a shorter stay!

Well-behaved dogs are welcome. 1 dog $25, 2 dogs $45 for 2 nights; $10 per dog per night for remaining days.

Please click on CALENDAR LINK at the top right of this listing to see what dates are available. We keep our calendar current to within one hour of a new reservation.

GUALALA is a small town on Highway One north of Bodega Bay and south of Mendocino in Mendocino County; The Sea Ranch is nearby. Gualala has numerous art galleries, restaurants, beaches to explore, unique shops, and is located in a 'banana belt' weather area.

Keywords: Expansive views, Cottage, tree house feel, open floor plan, full kitchen.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 640 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Included

              Suitability

              • Non Smoking Only:

                not allowed inside the cottage....moreless

              • Not Suitable For Children
              • Pets Considered:

                Well behaved dogs are allowed. 1 dog $25, 2 dogs $45 for 2 nights; $10 per dog per night for remaining days....moreless

              • Wheelchair Inaccessible

              Bedrooms: 0 Bedrooms, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

              • Queen size Beds (1) Sealy Posturepedic

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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              • Bathroom is a separate room. Full shower and tub combination, large sink, toilet, and robes. All linens, shampoo, conditioner, body soap, extra towels, hair dryer, medicine cabinet included. ...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Games:

                a few games and playing cards stored in coffee table. ...moreless

              • Music Library:

                variety of music genres. ...moreless

              • Radio
              • Satellite / Cable:

                with record option...moreless

              • Stereo:

                New... small iPod stereo with 30 pins connector and 3 mm port. ...moreless

              • Television:

                with built in VCR and DVD player....moreless

              • VCR
              • Video Library:

                there are about 20 DVD movies at this time. ...moreless

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Budget
              • Romantic
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Coin Laundry
              • Forests
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Paddle Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Ocean View
              • Oceanfront

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Golf Privileges Optional
              • Hiking
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Pier Fishing
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Surf Fishing
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 2 people

              General

              • Linens Provided:

                Extra towels under bathroom sink...moreless

              • Living Room:

                as shown in the photos, the cottage is one big room with a high ceiling. Bathroom is a separate room....moreless

              • Local Activities Guide
              • Local Maps
              • Local Restaurant Guide
              • Paper Towels
              • Parking Off Street:

                adjacent to cottage...moreless

              • Shampoo
              • Telephone:

                Nationwide calls are free...moreless

              • Toilet Paper
              • Towels Provided
              • Wireless Internet:

                FREE...moreless

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Grinder
              • Coffee Maker:

                with filters and coffee grinder. ...moreless

              • Cooking Utensils:

                everything you need...moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils:

                all provided...moreless

              • Oven:

                countertop convection oven ...moreless

              • Pantry Items:

                salt & pepper. Other supplies depends on what guests have left. Seasonal fresh organic herbs from our garden....moreless

              • Refrigerator:

                full-sized refrigerator...moreless

              • Stove:

                4 burner gas Dacor stove top....moreless

              • Toaster:

                in convection oven...moreless

              Outside

              • Balcony:

                Actually is a small deck with two chairs and the barbecue grill...moreless

              • Binoculars
              • Outdoor Grill
              • Outdoor Grill Gas

              Payment Type

              • Mastercard
              • Visa

              Pool / Spa

              • Hot Tub:

                Amazing ocean and starry night views. Reserved for your use only. ...moreless

              • Outdoor Hot Tub

              Forms Of Payment

                  • Accept Credit Card

                  House Cleaning

                      • Housekeeper Included
                       

                      Reviews

                      Write a review 4.9
                      from 28 traveler reviews
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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      OFF SEASON
                      Dec 1 - Dec 22, 2014
                      3 night min stay
                      $150
                      $1,070
                      Holiday Rate
                      Dec 23 - Jan 4, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $195
                      $1,170
                      WINTER RATE
                      Jan 5 - Jan 15, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $150
                      $1,050
                      MLK Holiday
                      Jan 16 - Jan 18, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $195
                      $1,170
                      Winter rate
                      Jan 19 - Feb 12, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $150
                      $1,070
                      Presidents' Holiday
                      Feb 13 - Feb 15, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $195
                      $1,170
                      Winter Rate
                      Feb 17 - Mar 11, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $150
                      $1,050
                      Standard pricing
                      2 night min stay
                      $195
                      $1,170

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Cleaning $50
                      • Pet Fee $25
                      • Taxes Included

                      Notes:

                      Dog fees: $25 total for 1 dog for 2 nights, $35 total for 2 dogs for 2 nights, then $10 per dog per night for additional nights. One week total maximum: 1 dog $50, 2 dogs $75. The website has no way to correctly add in dog fees, we will do that over the phone or in person.


                      Cancellation policy:

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


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                      Calendar

                      Last updated: 12/16/2014
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                      21 Unavailable
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                      Location

                      • Sea Ranch Chapel

                        "Beautiful architecture with stunning stained glass which casts great light inside. "

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                      • Trinks

                        "Wonderful food and coffee/tea."

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                      • St Orres

                        "High end food, eclectic choices. There is also a bar menu and brunch."

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                      • Adventure Rents

                        "Rent kayaks to paddle the calm Gualala River. Seasonal. 884.4386"

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                      110 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      SAN FRANCISCO
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Bones Roadhouse
                      2.5 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      The Sea Ranch
                      0.3 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Highway 1
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      St. Orres
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      local's beach

                      Car: Recommended

                      We have lived in this area since 1996 and can give you information that only a local will know. Whale Watching, Bird Watching, Art Galleries, Mushroom Gathering, Beach Combing, numerous trails are all activities we can help you ensure a wonderful visit.

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2006

                      About the owner: Susan and I met in 2000 and discovered we both had the desire to live close enough to the ocean to see and hear the ever changing ocean and waves. As a professional photographer I could not be happier with our surroundings. In five minutes we can be walking amongst huge old redwood trees along the Gualala River or kayak on the very same river or standing on the beach. Susan finds a wealth of inspiration for her various artwork creations along this coastal area.

                      Why the Owner Chose Gualala:
                      Susan and I found this 2 acre property and saw the potential of having an incredible view of the ocean and well as the sounds of the waves crashing below. After building the our house we completed the Ocean Cottage in August of 2006. As you can read in the guest comments log, many people call the Ocean Cottage their favorite vacation get away. Come find out why.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                      The views are larger than can be shown on this site. Whales, Pelicans, osprey complete with a dangling fish, hawks, ravens as well as numerous other birds entertain as only nature can. Seeing the ever changing ocean will keep you fascinated for hours. If you are a dog owner, there is an off leash beach 1 mile from the cottage. We take our border collie, Dave, almost daily.


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english, italian

                      Guestbook comments from the owner

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                      Photos

                      • DECK CHAIR PARTIAL VIEW
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                        DECK CHAIR PARTIAL VIEW add photo #2 to this photo to get the full view.

                      • HOT TUB PARTIAL VIEW

                        HOT TUB PARTIAL VIEW

                      • SLEEPING AREA

                        SLEEPING AREA

                      • Wide angle photo of inside

                        Wide angle photo of inside

                      • Ratten chair with tall side table and chairs. Binoculars, bird book, tide table

                        Ratten chair with tall side table and chairs. Binoculars, bird book, tide table

                      • VIEW FROM DECK .. ACTUAL VIEW IS LARGER THAN CAMERA CAN CAPTURE.

                        VIEW FROM DECK .. ACTUAL VIEW IS LARGER THAN CAMERA CAN CAPTURE.

                      • INSIDE COTTAGE
high ceiling adds to roomy feeling.

                        INSIDE COTTAGE high ceiling adds to roomy feeling.

                      • Some of the view

                        Some of the view

                      • Wide angle photo deck view

                        Wide angle photo deck view

                      VRBO #99009

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                      This listing was first published here in 2006.

                      Date last modified - Wednesday, December 17, 2014

                      $150 - $195 per night (USD)
                      28

                      0 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 2

                      View calendar: Updated 12/16/14
                      Minimum stay: 2-3 nights
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                      Member since: 2006
                      Speaks: english, italian
                      • Response time: Within 24 hours
                      • Response rate: 100%
                      • Calendar last updated: 12/16/2014
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                      (707) 884-1930 (California, USA)
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