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Stunning Villa with Cottage in Stinson Beach

(37 Reviews)

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Last updated: 05/26/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Sleeps:12
  • Bedrooms:5
  • Bathrooms:4
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

House, 5 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 4 Baths, (Sleeps 11-12)


Are you looking for that spectacular, unforgettable place that you will just not want to leave? The kitchen has a La Cornue stove, fireplace and pizza-oven, a 12 foot door that opens up the whole kitchen to the ocean and let's you step out onto a deck that feels like an extension of the kitchen.

Walk down a few steps and enjoy the fire pit on the stone deck surrounded by flowers and the largest aloe plant you have ever seen. Enjoy your morning coffee or evening drink in the hot tub while watching the stars or the west Marin coast line and Pacific Ocean. The kids will have plenty of fun in the play house, in the sand box or on the swing set - or down at the beach which you reach through a private walkway in only 2 minutes.

A favorite ritual in the morning will surely be taking the 5 minute walk to picturesque downtown Stinson Beach, get a coffee at the coffee stand and a newspaper at the market and either sit down on the bench and chat with the bikers and other coffee drinkers or bring it back home and put your feet up and marvel at the beauty of the ocean.

The main house has 3 bedrooms and two baths on the second floor. Wake up in the king bed in the master bedroom, look to the West and see the ocean or look to the East and watch the morning fog lifting from the hills. Enjoy the evening in the beautiful sun room over looking the ocean or go out on the balcony with a glass of wine and a chess set and let the sound of the waves calm your soul. For a perfect day, light a fire in the fire place before you crawl into bed with a good book. The second bedroom offers a queen bed and access to a balcony facing the hills, while the third bedroom faces the ocean and has a twin bed with a trundle.

Only steps away, the cottage offers two more bedrooms - one with a queen bed and one with two bunk-beds (4 beds) as well as a full bath.

Keywords: House


Member since: 2003

Speaks: english, swedish
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/26/2017

Property Type

  • House

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 12
  • Children Welcome:

    A swing set and play house keep the kids happy while adults enjoy the fire pit, boule court or a drink while admiring view!...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Massage
  • Private Chef


Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 11-12

  • Master Bedroom: 1 king


  • Bedroom 2 in Main house: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 3 in Main house: 2 twin/ single

    One of the beds is a trundle...moreless

  • Bedroom 4 in Cottage: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 5 in Cottage: 2 bunk bed

    4 beds all in all...moreless

  • Convertible bed(s): 1 sleep sofa /futon

    In TV room downstairs of cottage...moreless

  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1) This bed also has a trundle, Baby Cribs (1) With organic mattress, (2) Pull-out couch in the bottom room of the cottage, Bunk Beds 2 bunkbeds in one of the bedrooms in the cottage...moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • The bolinas lagoon is only minutes away. Rent a kayak or a paddle board and see the teeming life on the lagoon close-up. Seals popping up right next to you, and an amazing array of birds coming though on their migratory journey. Join a yoga session at Yoga Toes in Point Reyes Station before grabbing a coffee at Toby's feedbarn and a croissant at the Bovine bakery... This is life at it's best....moreless


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo:


  • Video Game Console
  • Video Library


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities


  • Churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Nude Beach
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Downtown:

    Downtown Stinson is a quaint, sleepy beach town with lots of charm. Restaurants, coffee shop, park, basketball court, market, library, surf shop, art store, book shop - all you need for an A+ vacation...moreless

  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    INDOOR DINING: Table seats up to 8, extra table w/chairs available. Kids table w/6 seats. OUTDOOR DINING: Table on deck outside kitchen seats 6, one large table on lower deck that can seat 12....moreless

  • Dining Area


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace:

    In living room and in master bedroom....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Floor heating in main house, units in cottage....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking:

    The drive way can fit up to 5 cars (but you would need to maneuver to get out.)...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Dipsea parkinglot is located across the street...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace:

    In the kitchen, with pizza oven....moreless

  • Wood Stove:

    Pizza oven in the kitchen...moreless


  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher:

    One large dishwasher and one small in the bar-area...moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Oven:

    Pizza oven...moreless

  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


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

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub


from 37 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer 2017
Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2017
7 night min stay

Christmas and New Years
Dec 22 - Jan 1, 2018
7 night min stay

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Fri, Sat

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $2,500
  • Cleaning fee $350
  • Tax Rate 10%


Make every weekend a long weekend! Rent Friday and Saturday night and get early check-in Friday as well as Sunday night for free! Late check-out Monday can be discussed!

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 05/26/2017
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Boogie boarding, wine tasting in Point Reyes, seal watching on the lagoon, Audubon Society, croquet, pasta night and open mike at the Parkside on Tuesdays....


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2003

About the owner: We bought this property in 2003 and spent 5 beautiful years here.

Why the Owner Chose Stinson Beach, CA, USA:
This is one of the most beautiful places on earth, in my opinion. It is unique in the way it has one foot on the 60's and one in the future.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The beach, organic food, sunsets that will give you goosebumps and sunrises with a cup of coffee in the hottub... Incredible view over the Pacific, seeing the moon reflected in the ocean at night is a sight you will remember for a long, long time.

Contact us

Speaks: english, swedish
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/26/2017

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  • Kitchen Inspiration

    Kitchen Inspiration

  • Yahoo!
(cottage to the left and main house to the right)

    Yahoo! (cottage to the left and main house to the right)

  • Happy Kids make Happy Adults!

    Happy Kids make Happy Adults!

  • Private path to beach

    Private path to beach

  • Lush fenced-in gardens

    Lush fenced-in gardens

  • Snoozing by the pizza oven.

    Snoozing by the pizza oven.

  • Outdoor dining room

    Outdoor dining room

  • Second bedroom in main house

    Second bedroom in main house

  • Sun room connected to Master bedroom

    Sun room connected to Master bedroom

  • Zen Soaking

    Zen Soaking

  • Meticulous stonework in master bath

    Meticulous stonework in master bath

  • Queen bedroom in cottage

    Queen bedroom in cottage

  • Main House Entrance 
(shhh, listen to the waves)

    Main House Entrance (shhh, listen to the waves)

  • BBQ Grande

    BBQ Grande

  • Ghost Stories not included :-)

    Ghost Stories not included :-)

  • This spot speaks for itself...

    This spot speaks for itself...

  • Pocket doors connecting kitchen to outside deck

    Pocket doors connecting kitchen to outside deck

  • Living and Dining Area

    Living and Dining Area

  • Master bedroom

    Master bedroom

  • Third bedroom in main house (with trundle).

    Third bedroom in main house (with trundle).

  • View from sunroom

    View from sunroom

  • Rain shower in master bedroom

    Rain shower in master bedroom

  • Perfect ending to a perfect day - cheers!

    Perfect ending to a perfect day - cheers!

  • Downstairs in the cottage

    Downstairs in the cottage

VRBO #197857

This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Friday, May 26, 2017

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