Downtown Mill Valley Large One Bedroom Rental(59 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Apartment, 1 Bedroom + Convertible sofa, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2 Adults & 2 children)
Situated in Mill Valley's best weather area, the rental suite location is ideally suited for: (1) Vacations; (2) Family or guest holiday visits; (3) Business travel; (4) Extended stays due to re-location or house-hunting; (5) Temporary housing due to home construction, alterations or additions and (6) Close proximity for reception or party preparation at Mill Valley Outdoor Art Club.
Mill Valley is a picturesque California town of 14,000 residents and creative hideaway situated on the eastern slope of Mount Tamalpais. Nestled among redwoods, hills and canyons, Mill Valley is only ten minutes north of the Golden Gate Bridge and City of San Francisco, yet less than one hour from Sonoma and Napa Wine Country.
What sets Historical Mill Valley apart is not just the spectacular physical beauty of its setting, but equally its human environment-uniquely combining tranquility and liveliness, privacy and community involvement, urban sophistication and village charm. Starting in 1905 with The Dipsea Race, the first cross-country race in the country, Mill Valley has a rich cultural tradition with the Mountain Play in 1913, the Mill Valley Fall Arts Festival in 1957, the Marin Theatre Company, a professional regional theatre in 1966, the Mill Valley Film Festival in 1978 and the 142 Throckmorton Theatre recently revived, although in existence since 1915. Re-opened in February 2012, after a lengthly absence, is the Sweetwater Music Hall located in the remodeled Masonic Hall and located two blocks from the Rental.
Mill Valley is flanked by the picturesque City of Sausalito, 10 minutes south and the Town of Tiburon 10 minutes east with Angel Island State Park only a one mile ride (via Angel Island-Tiburon Ferry), all on San Francisco Bay. Although Mill Valley is close to San Francisco, it is adjacent to the Golden Gate National Recreation Area and only 10 minutes to the Muir Woods National Monument and Tennessee Valley Trail head, 20 minutes to Muir Beach, or Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, 30 minutes to Stinson Beach and less than an hour to Point Reyes National Seashore.
Although one recommends longer stays, Mill Valley is only a 2-1/2 hour day trip to Monterrey and Camel and four hours to spectacular Lake Tahoe or Yosemite National Park; Yosemite Valley should be on your 'bucket list' and, especially during late spring, one of the most beautiful places in the world.
Keywords: Duplex, Late Victorian Cottage, Mill Valley, Downtown, Rental
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Member since: 2008
- 729 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only:
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4
- King size bed (1) California King in bedroom and (1) Queen size sleeper with 1-1/2' thick pillow top convertible sofa Bed in Living Area and (1) Baby Crib available with advanced notice, portable crib available for one-time $25.00 setup and cleaning charge; meets Federal and JPMA Certified baby crib Standards and includes mattress, waterproof pad, crib sheets (1 additional provided), blanket and bumpers....moreless
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Tub and Shower
- A bottle of Napa or Sonoma County wine, fresh flowers and one pound of Peet's Coffee upon arrival (each week for longer rentals) , Dining table seating six (6) expands to seat eight (8), Iron provided, Iron Board available with advance notice, Certified (CPR, etc.) baby sitter may be available with advance notice....moreless
- Music Library:
- Satellite / Cable:
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Deepsea Fishing
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Pier Fishing
- Clothes Dryer:
- Computer Available:
- Gas Fireplace:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
Parking Off Street:
Available for $10 night; free 4 hour street parking available in front of rental but since location is close to downtown, need to move vehicle at 1:00pm each day Monday-Saturday. No street parking restrictions approximately 200 feet east of dwelling....moreless
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine:
- Wireless Internet:
- Catering Available:
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils:
Stainless steel appliances (gas range, hood, dishwasher, refrigerator, disposer), black granite counters, painted wood cabinets with full height pantry, coffee maker/bean grinder, popcorn maker, toaster, mixer, microwave, juicer and basic condiments (salt, pepper, spices, cooking oil, popcorn, tea, coffee, etc.)...moreless
- Housekeeper Optional
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My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $250
- Tax Rate 12%
$250.00 Refundable Security/Damage Deposit.
RATES include cleaning after departure.
Rates are for two guests only. Due to additional housekeeping, linens and laundry, an additional $10 per guest per day charge is required for more than two guests.
50% Advance 10 days before Arrival; 50% Balance on Arrival.
3-6 nights (MIN 3), $185 night +12% tax
7-13 nights, $165 night +12% tax
14-20 nights, $155 night +12% tax
21-27 nights, $145 night +12% tax
28+ nights, $135 night (NO TAX)
MAXIMUM TWO Adults and TWO Children. THREE (3%) discount for cash, check, money order
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Car: Not Necessary
Spectacular physical beauty of its setting, Liveliness and privacy and community involvement, Urban sophistication and village charm, The Dipsea Race--the first cross-country race in the country, Mountain Play, Mill Valley Fall Arts Festival, Marin Theatre Company--professional regional theatre, Mill Valley Film Festival, 142 Throckmorton Theatre and the legendary Sweetwater.
Year Purchased: 1998
About the owner: Daniel and Michelle Archer are the owners and live on the upper two levels of the duplex. Daniel is an architect and Michelle is a childcare teacher. They have three older children, their youngest daughter attends college in Southern California.
Why the Owner Chose Mill Valley, CA, USA:
The rental is located close to downtown Mill Valley and in the best weather area (Sunnyside Avenue), close to parks, San Francisco and Mount Tamalpais.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
In addition to being within walking distance to over 20 restaurants, live theatre, cinema, market, coffee houses, shopping and other downtown amenities, it is a very large One-Bedroom (729 SF), three times as large as a typical hotel room, and large enough to entertain up to eight people.
- Primary: (415) 999-5593
- Secondary: (415) 794-2148
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Rental in Lower Level of 1919 Late Victorian Cottage
Entry Trellis from Street
Private Entry Courtyard
Kitchen with Stainless Steel Refrigerator, DW, Gas Range and Hood + Pantry
Dining table, looking south
Dining Area looking Southeast
Living Area from entry toward fireplace/TV with Sofa and Queen Sofa Bed at wall
Gas fireplace and supplemental heater
Desk, Computer & Printer at Living Area (Bedroom, Kitchen + entry in background)
Bedroom looking east toward dresser (dressing area/bathroom entry in background)
Bathroom with glass enclosed shower and bath
Floor Plan and Furniture Layout
Private Entry Courtyard and Patio
Stainless Steel Refrigerator and gas range
Stainless Steel dishwasher, sink and pantry
Living area from desk looking east
Living area from entry
Fireplace, desk with bedroom beyond
Living Area looking East toward Dining Area and Entry Courtyard
Bedroom with California King Bed, 2 night tables and Dresser looking North
From bedroom looking toward living and dining area
Bathroom vanity from dressing area, washer dryer beyond at left
Dressing area with double mirror door closet with washer-dryer & storage beyond
This listing was first published here in 2008.
Date last modified - Wednesday, February 22, 2017
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