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Star West :: Meditate, Bask in the Quiet, Relax!

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Last updated: 08/21/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Star West Ranch, a dual retreat, is located in the Sonoma Mountain foothills, offering 33 acres of picturesque hiking trails and serene swimming holes along the Sonoma Creek. Spectacular views, unique high end furnishings, seasonal outdoor fire area, hot tub and BBQ.

Red Star Retreat an open spacious 30'x30' great room with kitchen and a queen bed sleeping area plus 2 sleeping sofas. Also included is Vista Verde bedroom with its breathtaking view and separate outdoor staircase entrance. The beautiful bedroom has a king size bed and luxury bathroom area.

Gold Star Retreat is an airy and artistic home with 2 separate bedrooms, luxury tiled bathroom with shower, living & dining room, full kitchen and private veranda.

The expansive outdoor garden patio area with fire pit, hot tub and kitchen also offers hilltop views and fresh, out-door, seasonal sleeping cabanas with double beds.

Wi-Fi, TV and Luxury linens throughout.

Celebrate beauty and find relaxation at our retreat in the hills! Many special services available including massage, picnic lunches, romantic dinners, and winery tours. Visit our website for more photos, information and rates.

TOT Certificate # 1456N

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Property Type

  • Chateau / Country House
  • 3200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

  • Sky Romance King Suite: 1 king, 1 twin/ single

    Single daybed optional....moreless

  • Silver Star Suite 1: 1 double, 2 twin/ single

    Single up in pull-down ladder loft, extra sleeping area....moreless

  • Red Star Great Room: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single, 2 sleep sofa /futon

    Queen & Single tucked in corner of living area....moreless

  • Silver Star Suite 2: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Outdoor Sleeping Canopies: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

    For sleeping in warm weather during summer or lounging....moreless

  • Sky Romance Suite - King & Single. Red Star Retreat Great Room - Queen with Optional Singles. Silver Star Suites - 2 Singles, Double & Queen, Loft with Single. Outside Cabanas - Double/Queen & Single....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Red Star Retreat: toilet, shower

    Steam shower...moreless

  • Sky Romance Suite Clawfoot Tub/Shower Combo: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Silver Star Suites: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Sky Romance Suite - Tub/Shower. Red Star Retreat - Steam Shower. Silver Star Suites - Shower....moreless

Other Amenities

  • If available, I like to welcome my guests with select items that enhance their stay in the wine country. Sometimes that may include a drink and snack upon arrival or fresh flowers on the table. Little things that make it special!...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

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

Attractions

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

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    3.4 miles to historic Sonoma Square in the wine country....moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Beautiful views of surrounding hills of West Sonoma....moreless

  • Resort:

    Luxury accommodations. Schedule massage, bodywork, hot tub, stream shower, claw foot tub. Catered meals, and wine tastings. ...moreless

  • Rural:

    Many nature hikes abound. Hike up Carriger Creek watershed. Sonoma Ropes Course by appointment. ...moreless

  • Village:

    Glen Ellen village and Jack London State Park 5 miles north....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountaineering
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Gourmet kitchen, granite counters, stainless appliances...moreless

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

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.8
from 24 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Susan Westerbeke
Feb 3 - Dec 31, 2016
2 night min stay
$1,195
$7,200 $26,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $600
  • Pet Fee $100

Notes:

I require my terms and conditions signed before renting.

$1195 is based on 8 people/night. Additional people is $150/person/night


Owner's cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.


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Last updated: 08/21/2016
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Location

35 Miles
Nearest Airport
Charles Schultz - Santa Rosa, CA
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
El Verano, Ca
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Sonoma, Ca
1.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Picaso (Mexican), Sonoma Ca
35 Miles
Nearest Beach
Point Reyes

Car: Recommended

Located in beautiful Sonoma Valley. Star West Ranch is a colorful and vibrant unique shangri la where hills are covered in wine grapes, majestic oaks, and rolling green and gold hills. Many wineries nearby forested state parks, hiking trails and riding stables.

Entire house for rent for 8 people or more or can be divided into 3 separate living spaces for 2-5 people each. Filled with artistically handcrafted furniture and antiques with gourmet kitchens and luxurious baths.

Only 5 minutes from the quaint country downtown and Sonoma Square which offers shops, restaurants and historic points of interest.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1930

About the owner: Local gal to the San Francisco Bay Area. Grew up in Marin, San Francisco and Sonoma. Love to travel and collect special architectural details to decorate my home with.

Why the Owner Chose Sonoma, CA, USA:
This property has been in my family since the 1930s. My Grandmother bought the property before there were even paved roads to it, only dirt. Since then I have transformed it into something quite remarkable that you can enjoy.

The Unique Benefits at this Chateau / Country House:
My husband, as contractor and construction, and I, as designer, worked as a team to design, build and decorate this beautiful home. It is interiorly decorated and exteriorly landscaped with a passion for the eclectic all which I personally have done. My amazing husband is also a fine woodworker and built the kitchen cabinets, and most if not all of the furniture throughout. It really is a one of a kind!


Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • South Patio dining area

    South Patio dining area

  • Fabulous outdoor kitchen with BBQ.

    Fabulous outdoor kitchen with BBQ.

  • Outdoor Cabana.

    Outdoor Cabana.

  • Hillside View from Patio.

    Hillside View from Patio.

  • Living area of the Red Star Retreat

    Living area of the Red Star Retreat

  • Great room queen bed.

    Great room queen bed.

  • Granite Counters

    Granite Counters

  • Entry to Vista Verde upstairs bedroom.

    Entry to Vista Verde upstairs bedroom.

  • Vista Verde Bedroom with King bed.

    Vista Verde Bedroom with King bed.

  • Yulupa Kitchen

    Yulupa Kitchen

  • View of the house from the patio.

    View of the house from the patio.

  • Outdoor Fire Area

    Outdoor Fire Area

  • Outdoor seasonal sleeping cabana.

    Outdoor seasonal sleeping cabana.

  • Patio Sitting Area

    Patio Sitting Area

  • The View!

    The View!

  • Great room music area

    Great room music area

  • Gourmet Kitchen

    Gourmet Kitchen

  • Red Star bath with steam shower

    Red Star bath with steam shower

  • Entrance to up stairs bedroom (Vista Verde).

    Entrance to up stairs bedroom (Vista Verde).

  • Verde Vista Tub.

    Verde Vista Tub.

  • Patio.

    Patio.

VRBO #142956

This listing was first published here in 2007.

Date last modified - Sunday, August 28, 2016

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    10
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    3
  • Property type
    Chateau / Country House
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Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 08/21/2016
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Star West :: Meditate, Bask in the Quiet, Relax!

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