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Tiburon, CA 4BR 4BA home on pvt. lane w/ SF Bay views

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Space 4,000 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

sleeps 8 comfortably. Owner has listed with VRBO/HomeAway since 2006.

NOTE: Renter has to contact owner by phone conversation for security and anti-fraud purposes.Beautifully appointed home with a great layout for families. This property is available for short term . Many visitors return and refer others.Owner's primary residence fully furnished. Expansive, 4 bedroom, 4 bath, three story hillside home with multiple decks, 180 degree vista of San Francisco Bay Views and the Napa/Sonoma Hills.Very private location: The property includes 1+ acres in protected area adjacent to open space. Excellent weather.

The house is approximately 4,200 square feet, contemporary, attractively furnished, with numerous french doors and a lot of light. wireless/fax. Master bedroom has 13' cathedral beamed ceiling, exposed beams, with adjacent,private master suite. Suite includes double baths, a sitting room with fireplace, and a deck with sweeping views of the water. The middle level includes two fireplaces: a living room with fireplace, large studio with 12'beamed high ceiling with fireplace (35'x 22') and informal dining. 10' ceilings. There is a top-of-the-line all-appliance kitchen with skylights, plus a formal dining room that seats 10 which opens by french doors onto a very large redwood deck with hot tub.

The deck wraps around to the front of the house with a view of the water. The living room, which also opens out onto the deck through french doors, includes a fireplace & baby grand piano.

Keywords: Bay view 4BR home on private lane and convenient access

More Details

Owner
mikeodonnellgoirish@gmail.com
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 16, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

Stacey Plaskett wrote: "We had a wonderful time. Thank you so much for the space to celebrate my 39th birthday. You have a beautiful home. We'll have to call you to rent next year and celebrate my 39th birthday again. All the best."
Feb 2010
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Amenities

Tiburon House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Smoking allowed ...
  • maximum 2 cars only. Occupancy is for the renters only. No gatherings or guests
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Town
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Computer Available
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • PC
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone ...
  • Telescope
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
  • 4
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • King size beds (1) California King in Master Sjuite, Queen size Beds (2) four poster Queen bed in corner BR; Queen Black iron in middle BR, Double Beds (1) sturdy Murphy double in front BR, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Double bed/sofa in TV/Great room, Murphy Beds (1) double bed in fourth bedroom
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Piano
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Small Cooler
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • rain forests
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Tiburon, CA 4BR 4BA home on pvt. lane w/ SF Bay views
average rating of 4.897959 based on 71 reviews
Westlake, Ohio
5

Good house, great view!

  • 5 of 5

The house was comfortable for our family of seven adults. We especiallly liked the patio and the expansive windows that allowed us to enjoy the beautiful view of the bay. This is a perfect house for a large group as there are multiple areas where everyone can gather together, as we did most nights. Mike had excellent communication about the house and was always available by email or phone. The location was perfect for us since we split our time between the San Fran and Napa. The city is an easy 20 min drive, and we found public parking readily available, just plan to pay about $30 a day. Uber is also an option, or you can take the ferry for $12 pp one way and $8 parking. One thing to note: the house was noticably cleaned and nicely prepared for us, and the beds and sheets were very fresh and comfortable, but overall it was in dire need of a good “deep” cleaning and a fresh facelift. Thanks for your hospitality Mike & Stacey, a lot of wonderful vacation memories were made in your charming home!

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Santa Rosa CA.
4

Beautiful, spacious home in a lovely setting.

  • 4 of 5

Our family had loved our stay here! The home is removed from the hustle bustle of the city yet was close enough for exploring SF and surrounding Bay Area attractions. We plan on returning in the near future!!

  • Submitted: May 17, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

This is a fabulous house!

  • 5 of 5

This is a truly beautiful house. My son, a professional chef, was getting married and we rented this property for several days so that he and I could prep a 7-course meal for the eve of his wedding (in a different location), and to house some of our friends/chosen-family who were driving to the bay area from a distance. We were delighted to find the kitchen very well equipped, with serious appliances, granite counters with lots of work space, and a deep, ultra-utilitarian sink. I am an artisan baker and was happy to find the gas stove worked well for my breads. When we are choosing vacation houses to rent, we always check out the kitchen first, and this one did not disappoint. In addition to providing the equipment we needed, it was a very pleasant space to work in.

The pictures truly do not do the house justice--the upstairs master bedroom, where we awoke to a stunning view of the bay, was magnificent. The downstairs was open & airy and light-filled. There was both a formal dining area and a large square table (that comfortably sat 8 in an excellent configuration) off the kitchen area. The deck was lovely, although it was a little too cold for us to do much there (except run out to the hot tub and back) at the particular time we were there. It is in a fine location, has a decent stereo system, several fireplaces, lots of towels--the details that can matter.

We encountered one technical problem that could have been a disaster--the water heater stopped working--but Stacey immediately did what had to be done (replaced it!). She was helpful and accommodating, but not intrusive. All in all, we were delighted with our stay and would happily return.

  • Submitted: Mar 25, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great house in beautiful Tiburon

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay here, brought the extended family for 2017 thanksgiving weekend. House is well stocked with a big dining table that seated all seven of us comfortably. Mike and Stacy are wonderful hosts. We were able to visit Napa, Berkeley and San Francisco from this location. Hope to return again!

  • Submitted: Dec 11, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Formerly Sea Island, GA, now Menlo Park, CA
5

Lovely large house, beautiful views, great outdoor deck

  • 5 of 5

I stayed here with a few friends the night before my wedding. We had a fabulous time. It's up a winding road about 10 mins from Tiburon town. Everything was in great condition and we had a fabulous stay! Highly recommended

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ijamsville, MD, USA
5

This is an extraordinary home with marvelous water views.

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 4 adults and 3 children thoroughly enjoyed this home. It was easy to find with Mike's great directions. We walked part of the Golden Gate Bridge from the Sausalito side just before sunset. Muir Woods is close by - remember to get there early if you want to find parking. Fisherman's Wharf was another easy day trip and the finale was a Giants baseball game. We spent the first evening just relaxing in the hot tub. We highly recommend this property. Mike is an outstanding host.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
SFO or Oakland
Nearest Ferry
4 Miles
Golden Gate -Larkspur (8 min) Tiburon Ferry (9min)
Nearest Train
25 Miles
Oakland
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Hwy 101 Marin County
Nearest Ski
190 Miles
Lake Tahoe
Nearest Beach
12 Miles
Muir Bch & Stinson Bch (Marin Co.) Baker Beach (SF
Car: necessary

Located 15 minutes north of San Francisco over the Golden Gate Bridge- theatre, opera, symphony, Giant's/49ers games, beaching, touring... Also about one hour south of the wine country (Napa and Sonoma). Recreation includes swimming, boating, biking, horseback riding, tennis, golf (many good public courses). Tiburon offers a small town at the end of a peninsula with water views and a lot of open space. There is a two mile bike path against a backdrop of sailboats and San Francisco views. Lots of families biking, walking, and running.

Other Activities: Major cyclists' haven!

Ski: 3.5 hours to great skiing @ Donner and Squaw Valley

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $200
Damage Deposit $1,000

One time cleaning fee of $200. in addition to rental rate. Separate Damage Deposit (FULLY REFUNDABLE)) of $1000..
If using PayPal or VRBO/HomeAway payment system, add 3% for PayPal fee and 2.5% for VRBO/HomeAway fee.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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