12,500 Acre Anvil Vineyard & Ranch: Weddings, Vacation/Retreat
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:Estate
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
You and your guests will quite literally be the only ones on this 12,500 acre Vineyard & Ranch. Please read our amazing reviews on this site as well as Yelp. We host weddings (under 150 guests - and we have no noise or music restrictions), corporate retreats, family/friend gatherings/reunions, and birthday celebration weekends. We have 13 bedrooms and 8 full bathrooms. We are able to accommodate up to 47 guests. If pursuing a wedding event, please note our Event Site Fee in our 'Rates' section.
There is the Main House, which sleeps 23 guests, the Guest House, which sleeps 6 guests, and a renovated Carriage House, which sleeps 18, located on a ridge overlooking the valley below. When possible, which is most of the time, we offer early check-in's and late check-out's.
Please review our Availability Calendar to make sure we have your dates available. We have a 2-night minimum for the Main House. Once you have rented the Main House, you have the option to rent either, or both, of the other two guest houses.
We provide most everything you may need... no need to bring anything other than food & beverages and clothing. We supply:
-Hot tub/Lake towels
-all bedding and linens
-All kitchen equipment (pots/pans/utensils), plates, coffee makers, toaster, blender, paper towels, dish towels, laundry soap, dish washing soap, etc... we can send you a complete list if you would like.
Come discover and enjoy the most beautiful ranch in Northern California by:
-Taking nature walks/hikes
-Swimming in our clear, spring fed lake; suntanning on the dock
-outdoor games, and much more.
Many more photos can be seen on our Facebook account, just search Facebook for 'Anvil Vineyard & Ranch'
Find us on Yelp too for reviews
A few notables:
· There are 12,500 acres with more than 30 miles of creeks.
· 50 Cabernet Sauvignon Vineyard, a dining table for 20 in the middle of the vineyard (i.e. for Wedding rehearsal dinners)
· A 10-person Hydrotherapy Spa atop a large deck with a 10 mile views of the ranch.
· Ranch casual 'Frisbee Golf course' 9 holes (Groomed May thru October); Please bring 175 gram 'Ultimate Frisbee' brand Frisbees - and not 'Discs' (the course is shorter than a regulation 'Disc Golf Course')
· Wine tasting through the Dry Creek Valley.
· Visit the Pacific Ocean and the small towns that dot the coast - just 13 miles from the Ranch.
Lastly, feel free to bring/hire your own 'cook or chef', or have your group do their own.
We are located at 22303 Skaggs Springs Rd, Annapolis, CA 95412 Please do not use GoogleMaps to map this location - they give an incorrect location.
** Please come for a site visit if you'd like - but please call first. (we have a driveway gate and a gate code is required for entry) **
Keywords: Ranch - Mission Style Houses; views; wine country
Member since: 2009
- 7000 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Events Allowed
- Children Welcome
Bedrooms: 13 Bedrooms, Sleeps 47, Beds for 2-47
- We can sleep up to 39 in beds, full occupancy... and another 8 on the floor in the large, carpeted room in the Carriage House - on bedding that your guests bring. So, to clarify, we have an overnight maximum guest count, for all the houses and grounds, at 47 guests (39 in beds and 8 more on the floor in the Carriage House). ...moreless
Bathrooms: 8 Bathrooms
- Ping Pong Table
- Pool Table
- Satellite / Cable:
- Away From It All
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Dining Area
- Seating for 26 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Broadband Access:
- Clothes Dryer
- Free Long Distance:
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room:
- Mobile Phone:
We have 20 parking spaces next to the Main House. 5 or 6 cars can park at the Carriage House. An additional 15 cars can park at the ceremony site in the back. Another 40 cars can park 1/4 mile away....moreless
- Parking Off Street:
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine:
- Wireless Internet:
- Wood Fireplace:
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils:
(2) The kitchen is equipped with everything you should need. We have utensils, silverware, stock pots, fry pans, serving platters, dish towels, paper towels, garbage bags, soap, sponges, etc... Email us and we will send over our kitchen inventory list....moreless
- Deck / Patio:
- Kayak / Canoe:
Pool / Spa
- Housekeeper Optional
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Low Season10% Discount
Nov 1 - Mar 31, 2018
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning-Carriage House $100 + tax
- Cleaning Fee-Guest House $100 + tax
- Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
- Cleaning Fee-Main House $300 + tax
- Tax Rate 9%
Wedding/Event Site Fee is in addition to the housing fees.
For weddings, May through October, we charge a standard site fee (with a maximum of 150 guests) of $6,500. November through April, we charge a discounted site fee of $4,500.
Rental House rates shown above are for just the "Main House" which sleeps 23
Add: "Guest House" and/or Carriage House at $549/nt on weekends; $349 weekdays
$1,500 deposit to reserve your dates (Non-refundable)
Final payment to be received one month prior to reservation arrival date, along with the damage deposit check. ($1,000 for a wedding weekend, and $500 for a non-wedding weekend)
Manager's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting manager when booking
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More than 60 vineyards in the Dry Creek Valley region, are within a 40 minute drive of the ranch. We also have a 'Demonstration Vineyard' steps from the Guest Houses. We have a large table in the middle of the vineyard, which is perfect for a dinner party.
Year Purchased: 1962
About: Welcome to the most beautiful Ranch in California! My wife and I are the Property Managers of this spectacular ranch and live in the Caretaker Cottage... close enough to help in every way... but you will rarely see us unless you call. We give groups all the privacy they need. Our service is reflected in our Yelp reviews. Please don't ever hesitate to call on us if we can help in anyway during your stay.
Why Cazadero, CA, USA:
This ranch will feel like 'Yours' - you will be the only guests here. You will have exclusivity to the houses and grounds. There is a lot of History here on this Ranch too. A wealthy business man built these houses in 1938. Mr. Hedgpeth invented and sold tools to Sears and Roebuck in Chicago. Our Cattle Rancher - was born on this ranch 80 years ago - and his father managed the several hundred head of cattle before him. This is a 'working ranch'. TOT No. 583N
The Unique Benefits at this Estate:
Discover the many peaks, valleys and rivers. Picnic spots abound. Drive around the 50 acres vineyard and arrive at the 20 acre spring fed lake. We recently built a dock/pier... its a great place to swim. Feel free to bring your mountain bike too - there are miles and miles of trails.
Links to more information:
The Main House has 6 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms.
Circle of Nature - Ceremony Site
Wedding Reception on the front lawn of the Main House
Main House - Willow Room (downstairs)
Main House - Cedar View Room
Main House - Dining Room
The Main House living room with a beautiful view of the valley below
Main House -Sun Room
Gorgeous wedding dress in the doorway of the Carriage House!
Beautiful Wedding Ceremony!
Hedgpeth Lake...perfect for Swimming, a Picnic, 'Catch and Release' Fishing...
Entryway in Carriage House; there are 5 stalls that now each of Queen beds!
Beautiful Wedding at the Circle of Nature
Main House-breakfast room
The Main House kitchen
The 'Guest House'
The views from the guest houses are breathtaking!
First Dance in the Courtyard!
One of the five bedrooms/stalls in the Carriage House.
This listing was first published here in 2009.
Date last modified - Saturday, December 03, 2016
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