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Fantastic Downtown Napa Farmhouse w/ Hot Tub * 2 Blocks to Riverfront Dining

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 7)

Situated on a quiet residential corner of Downtown Napa across from stately bed & breakfast mansions, is Magnolia House, your home-away-from-home in the heart of the beautiful Napa Valley! Magnolia House is an 1890 Victorian farmhouse that has been tastefully restored and updated to feature today's modern conveniences, and has been well-stocked and equipped to provide our traveling guests with everything they would need to make it the perfect home base while they explore all that Wine Country has to offer.

Magnolia House guests enjoy the convenience of being a short walk to the Napa River and the Riverwalk Shopping and Dining District. Enjoy being steps away from 5-star dining, live music, wine bars, shopping, and galleries. The Oxbow Market is also a short walk from Magnolia House as is the new Napa River Trail on the east side of the river, southbound, which will bring you to the new Cinemark Movie Theatre Complex, Velo Bike Rental, Forge Pizza, In-Shape Gym, and the Farmer's Market on Tuesdays and Saturdays. The corner grocer is only a block away from Magnolia House where you will find some of the finest meats and poultry in Napa, then return to bbq in Magnolia House's welcoming, spacious back garden. A short morning stroll will bring you to Sweetie Pies--a local favorite--for morning coffee, scrumptious quiche and baked goods, then head back to the charming front porch of Magnolia House to enjoy a good book, good friends and plan your activities for your day in the wine country. Just blocks away from the house, you'll discover world class dining: some Napa favorites are Morimoto's, Angele, Cole's Chop House, Napkins, Celadon, Allegria's, Napkins, ZuZus. (Dining and winery maps and guides are provided at the house and the Napa Visitor's Center is 3 blocks away on Main Street.) When staying at Magnolia House, all that Napa Valley has to offer are easily within your reach. Wineries are a 10 minute drive from the house in any direction, and San Francisco and the Bay Area are one hour to the south.

Owned and operated by a local Napa fine artist and wine label illustrator, Magnolia House sleeps up to seven adult guests and 2 children in beds and consists of a ground floor queen bedroom suite with a spacious, light~filled bathroom featuring a tub/shower combo. Also, there is a downstairs half bath and washer/dryer with detergent provided. Upstairs features two charming bedrooms (one furnished with a pillow top queen bed, the other features a pillow top full-size bed and a twin daybed) which share a hall bath with shower (baths furnished with hair dryers and plenty of extra towels). We furnish Magnolia House with high thread-count sheets, comfy faux down pillows, and fresh towels, as well as bath sheets for out guests using the spa, and all of the paper goods and detergents you would expect to have in your own home--toilet paper, paper towels, napkins, soaps and shampoos, etc. During your stay, you'll enjoy free wifi, a new 43"' flat screen cable TV with a DVD library, central A/C and ceiling fans throughout, a comfortable living area, wood~burning fireplace, spacious indoor dining for 8, a fully-equipped cherrywood kitchen featuring all stainless appliances, granite countertops, and gas range. The kitchen is well stocked with everything one might need to cook including most condiments, spices, coffee supplies, as well as some staple food items. Magnolia House offers off-street parking for up to 4 cars in its generous driveway. The backyard features lawns, deck and paved areas with tables and chair and lounge seating, bbq, fire pit, a corn hole bean bag game, and a hot tub that seats up to 6.

Magnolia House is close to easy access to Highway 29 and the Silverado Trail, home of the finest wineries in the world. Drive time: 5 minutes to Carneros Region wineries (southwest Napa) and 5 minutes to Napa wineries off Silverado Trail, 20 minutes to Sonoma Square, 15 minutes to Yountville, 25 minutes to St. Helena, 40 minutes to Calistoga. For the family with fun on its mind, the local playground is 5 blocks away at historic Fuller Park and Six Flags amusement park is 20 minutes south. It's a 55 minute drive to San Francisco, 55 minutes to Oakland International Airport, and 75 minutes to San Francisco International Airport.

Magnolia House is one of the 42 LEGALLY PERMITTED non-hosted, whole~home vacation rentals in Napa. We hold the City of Napa Vacation Rental Permit # VR09-0015; City of Napa Business License #26780. **In Napa, rent ONLY from legally permitted City vacation rentals to ensure your reservation will be honored and available when you arrive.**

To enhance your wine country experience, we are happy to supply our guests with concierge links on local activities and services such as wine tours and day spas, in advance of your visit to the Napa Valley.

More Details

Owner
Suzy Ballesteros
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 23, 2017

About Suzy Ballesteros

Suzy Ballesteros

Suzy Ballesteros purchased this house in 2005

Why Suzy Ballesteros chose Napa County

Since 2008, Suzy Ballesteros has owned and operated Magnolia House, the Napa vacation rental home situated closest to downtown Napa's dining and shopping district. Despite its convenient distance to town, the home is ideally located on a quiet residential block, boasting lovely bed & breakfast mansions. The host's goal is to meet the needs of her traveling guests by keeping a well-stocked home with updated amenities that one would expect to find in one's own home, making the property, truly, a home-away-from-home!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Suzy, our family would like to thank you for the OUTSTANDING hospitality Magnolia House offered us during our visit to Napa. We honestly felt as if we were invited into your personal home for the week, sharing all of your delightful amenities. You are so generous, and we would love to stay here again some time. All the best, and, again, thank you so much for all your attention to every detail.
May 2015
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Map

Nearest Point of Interest
Magnolia House Vacation Rental
Nearest Point of Interest
Hatt Building/Riverwalk Promenade
Nearest Point of Interest
Napa Town Center Outdoor Mall
Nearest Point of Interest
Oxbow Market
Car: recommended

Amenities

Napa House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Max. adults: 7
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Infants and children 10 years of age and older are welcome. (A Pak n' Play is available.)
Location Type:
  • Downtown
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , en suite bath
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
  • Queen size Beds (2), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Twin roll-away mattress with memory foam topper (1), Pak N Play (1).
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • tennis

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
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Fantastic Downtown Napa Farmhouse w/ Hot Tub * 2 Blocks to Riverfront Dining
average rating of 4.981818 based on 56 reviews
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5

Beautiful property in a great location. Well kept by the owner and perfectly readied for our arrival

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. The hosts take great care of the house and wonderfully prepared it for our visit. The location is fantastic (2 min walk from downtown Main St.), and the home has wonderful amenities (wraparound porch, jacuzzi, fire pit). We will certainly come back to Napa for another vacation, and may make this our home away from home again!

  • Submitted: May 24, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a pleasure hosting your group over the weekend, and I'm so glad you found the home's amenities and its proximity to downtown to be suitable to your needs. Would love to have you stay with us again should your travels bring you back to Wine Country.
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5

Perfect home for our small wedding party, convenient to everything.

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful backyard, lots of space, stocked kitchen, and convenient to walk into town.

  • Submitted: Sep 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great house in downtown Napa!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at the Magnolia House! The location was perfect-easily walkable to all of the restaurants in downtown Napa. We loved walking to Sweetie Pies bakery each morning and eating breakfast and drinking our coffee on the front porch. The house was clean and spacious. The back porch and yard was perfect for having some wine and dinner at night. The beds were sooo comfortable! Central air and all of the fans were a nice addition given we were there during a particularly hot time in Napa. Neighborhood is super quiet.

I would highly recommend a stay at the Magnolia house if you are in Napa!

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Clean, excellent Napa location. Really nice homeowner.

  • 5 of 5

Everything was just as you'd like it. Clean house. Well stocked with more than you'd expect to find in a rental. Responsive homeowner. Nice get-away backyard area. Quiet neighborhood. Easy walk to downtown Napa (10 minutes). A little local market in the neighborhood was nice to have. If you are interested in staying in Napa, there really is no reason not to rent this house.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great place with good location

  • 5 of 5

Perfect location close to main Street. House has great amenities and is very comfortable. I would stay at this property again.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful time, lovely house close to downtown.

  • 5 of 5

Suzy was a great host. Her kitchen was well stocked for cooking great meals, (first ever vrbo to have a crock pot and rice coooker!)

Back yard was great for relaxing with the kids and the front porch was perfect for sipping on wine while watching the neighbors walk by.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Damage Deposit $300

Minimum 3-night stay required in most cases. (Upon short notice, 1- or 2-night stays will be considered to fill in calendar. Inquire with your Host.)

$150 departure cleaning fee (taxable)

12% City Transient Occupancy Tax

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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