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Spectacular Pacifc Whitewater Views from all rooms & Hot Tub , Free Wifi

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 1,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

Zee Link has a lot to offer, and, it is only a 6-7 minute walk to beautiful Doran's Beach.

Zee Link is a 'Sea Ranch' style house designed by Carson Bowler and built in 1974, one of the first 'show homes' for the Bodega Bay Harbour Golf and Community. It was built overlooking the 18th fairway with spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean from Tomales Bay and Point Reyes northward to Bodega Head and Bodega Harbour. Upstairs, the living room /dinning room (with fireplace) takes full advantage of these views through two-story, floor to vaulted ceiling windows; the master bedroom, guest bedroom, adjoining decks, kitchen, & hot tub all have splendid views too. The large deck off the master bedroom has an infrared gas BBQ and glass table with chairs for 6. All 3 bedrooms have a TV with Xfininity broad channel viewing. Free, high-speed broad band internet is available from all bedrooms, living room, and decks.

Downstairs, there is an enormous room with a king bed, queen sofa-sleeper, fireplace, and excellent views of Bodega Bay and the Pacific ocean with access to a 7-person hot tub that has whitewater views as well. The upstairs is wheel-chair accessible as is the master bathroom. The Golf Clubhouse is 8 houses away as well as the Bluewater Bistro restaurant that serves fresh seafood and marvelous views of Bodega Bay.

Keywords: Oceanfront, 3 bedroom, sleeps 8, 3 full baths, two story, stand alone, house, hot tub, whitewater, fast-speed broadband internet all parts of home.

More Details

Property Manager
Bix Swain and NIna Dronkers, owners
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 23, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

Spacious, stunning view, comfy cozy, private, clean, and all the amenities you need.
Apr 2014
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Amenities

Bodega Bay House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Golf Course Front ...
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Upstairs master - toilet , shower , The shower has a great view of the ocean & tiled bench.
    Downstairs - toilet , shower
    Upstairs guest - toilet , combination tub/shower , Skylight provide natural light as well as heated lamps
  • Three full bathrooms. All 3 bathrooms have overhead heated lamps. The upstairs master bathroom has a view of the ocean and a tiled bench.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Downstairs Bedroom - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen Sofa sleeper; Ocean views from beds; TV.
    Upstairs guest - 1 queen , Deck off bedroom; Stunning Ocean views; TV.
    Upstairs master - 1 queen , Stunning view of Bodega Bay & Pacific Ocean; TV; deck;
  • Downstairs bedroom is very large and has a king bed and queen sleeper sofa; both beds have fantastic views of Bodega Bay and the Pacific Ocean. Access to the hot tub is nearby through a sliding door. There is a TV with large flat screen. The upstairs master bedroom has a stunning view of Bodega Bay and the Pacific Ocean with a flat screen TV and a slider to a large deck that also overlooks the Pacific Ocean. The third bedroom is also upstairs, has an unobstructed view of the Pacific Ocean, has a TV, and a slider to a deck with a stunning view of the Pacific Ocean as well.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Outdoor, private hot tub with whitewater views of the Pacific Ocean

Reviews

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Spectacular Pacifc Whitewater Views from all rooms & Hot Tub , Free Wifi
average rating of 4.25 based on 40 reviews
5

Family Retreat

  • 5 of 5

The views of Bodega Bay were fantastic, and we saw a bobcat making his rounds-seemed a bit sleepy though; the views of the bay at night was splendid, peaceful.

However, it would be great if the owners provided more games and puzzles; our kids would have loved that on the day it was too cold and windy to go to the beach-good thing they have a hot tub; it came in handy.

We will be back next year!

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Seattle, WA, USA
5

Perfect For Our Family Gathering

  • 5 of 5

My wife arranged a small family reunion-perfect for the six of us and one kid. We enjoyed walking along Doran Beach; the water was too cold to swim, however, my grandson enjoyed wading with the shore birds. It was so pleasant to wake up to a grand view of the Pacific Ocean. We had planned to go to the wine country, but we decided to enjoy the views at the house instead. A great stay, we will definitely return soon to Zee Link!

  • Submitted: Nov 29, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Best views on the block!

  • 5 of 5

Can't say enough about the jaw-dropping views, there was always something different to look at. Enjoyed the gas BBQ on the deck-sunset was awesome over Bodega Head. It was great to be so close to the beach and to the club house-got a great meal and view there. The galley-style kitchen was a bit small, but we found what we needed to cook crabs, oysters, and other delights. You might want to bring robes and slippers as the house did not provide them.

  • Submitted: Oct 5, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Getaway

  • 5 of 5

This was a wonderfully relaxing long weekend. The house was well equipped in the kitchen and the BBQ grill was spotless and ready to use. The view is spectacular and the location was perfect for someone who couldn't decide on a beach getaway or wine country...we got the best of both worlds. If you are looking for a quiet place to unwind, away from the hustle of a crowded tourist location......this was it. Gorgeous home and gorgeous views. I'll be returning.

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Mount Kisco, New York
5

The perfect place to de-compress

  • 5 of 5

I stayed in the beautiful Zeelink home in late February. One look at the spectacular view and relaxation begins! The home was very comfortable, good beds, excellent fireplace, well stocked kitchen. A short walk to the nearby clubhouse provided wonderful meals when we arrived. A perfect stay!

  • Submitted: Mar 3, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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2

a little sub-par

  • 2 of 5

The views and location here are truly fantastic. However, there are some downsides that one should be aware of.

- For families, the number of towels provided is insufficient and there aren't any extras.

- Some of the linens and pillows are rather worn out and should be replaced.

- The downstairs bathroom is tiny with no place to put your toiletries. Plan on putting them in the bedroom. Really, the downstairs bathroom needs a redo.

- The sink downstairs sprays water out of the sink whenever turned on. The drain is also extremely slow.

- Furniture is functional but kind of a mishmash of older stuff.

- There were numerous burned-out light bulbs.

- General cleanliness is a little sub-par: carpet, dust, cobwebs, etc.

All of these minor annoyances stack up and diminish the overall experience here, unfortunately, and gives the impression this place is run on a shoestring budget.

  • Submitted: Feb 17, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your valuable and candid suggestions, First, here is a little background information about our home. Yes, as you point out, the views are "truly fantastic." In fact, there are only two vacation rental homes in the Harbour community that I am aware of that are this close to Bodega Bay with unobstructed white water views, views from Tomales Bay & Point Reys to Bodega Bay, Bodega Head & the harbour. The two main reasons we bought the house a couple of years ago were these views & that the house was designed in the 70's by one of our favorite architects, Carson Bowler. Carson Bowler designed homes up & down the Northern California Coast; he liked to use materials found locally. We liked the native stone used in the two fireplaces, clear heart redwood used on interior walls, as well as cedar shingles used to cover the exterior of the house. So, we set out to find furniture that complemented this house &/or were from that period. We have gone to a lot of time & expense to find solid wood furniture from that era, including butcher-block coffee table & end tables to match the galley kitchen counters & solid teak living room chairs as well as solid walnut & solid cherry head boards in two of the bedrooms. Now, on to your suggestions: Our management company, Bodega Bay Escapes, has a 5 star rating & would be more than happy to provide towels for any extra guests as well as extra towels if you need them-all that is needed is to call them, & they will be right over for any issues you might have. Full sets of new linens & pillows were purchased; old sets eliminated from use. A new faucet & drain were installed in the bathroom downstairs. However, we will keep the solid wood furniture that goes with the Carson Bowler style home of that era in the living & dining room; but, now, solid walnut headboard & matching nightstand replaced the old set. A new vanity light fixture replaced the old one. The cleaning staff did a thorough cleaning of the carpets as well as dusted & eliminated cobwebs. Again, thanks for your suggestions, we welcome you to come back & see the improvements. 2nd Bodega Bay Rental, north side of Bodega Bay Recently, we did a lot of work on our other vacation rental, Cliff Cottage-greatly enhanced the sweeping views of the Pacific Ocean from Bodega Head to the mouth of the Russian River, re-landscaped the front yard into a lovely garden, & installed: a forced-air gas furnace, and a gas fireplace insert. Owners
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Map

Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Blue Water Bistro at Bodega Bay Harbour
Nearest Golf
0.1 Miles
Bodega Bay Harbour Public Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Hiway One
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Blue Water Bistro at Bodega Bay Harbour
Nearest Beach
0.25 Miles
Doran Beach
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

Bodega Bay House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
Jul 5 2017 - Aug 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$480
$2,880
 
 
Labor Day
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
$518
$2,690
 
 
Late Summer
Sep 5 2017 - Sep 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$460
$2,400
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 17 2017 - Nov 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
$518
$3,626
 
 
Christmas and New Year, 2017
Dec 22 2017 - Jan 1 2018
3 night minimum stay
$518
$3,626
 
 
President's Holiday
Feb 16 2018 - Feb 20 2018
3 night minimum stay
$518
$2,690
 
 
Easter
Apr 6 2018 - Apr 16 2018
3 night minimum stay
$518
$2,690
 
 
Memorial Day
May 25 2018 - May 29 2018
3 night minimum stay
$518
$2,690
 
 
Summer
Jun 1 2018 - Jun 29 2018
3 night minimum stay
$480
$2,880
 
 
July 4th
Jun 30 2018 - Jul 5 2018
3 night minimum stay
$552
$3,312
 
 
Mid-summer
Jul 6 2018 - Aug 30 2018
2 night minimum stay
$480
$2,880
 
 
Labor Day
Aug 31 2018 - Sep 4 2018
3 night minimum stay
$518
$2,690
 
 
Late Summer
Sep 5 2018 - Sep 30 2018
2 night minimum stay
$460
$2,400
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 16 2018 - Nov 26 2018
3 night minimum stay
$518
$3,626
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$460
$2,400
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $145 + Tax
Booking $25
Tax Rate 14.0%

County tax is 11%(tax is applied to the sum of the total nightly rate plus the cleaning fee)
Clean fee is $145
Booking fee is $25
Rates are subject to change, please call or email to verify.

Special rate offers do not apply during major holidays. Please note that the rates calculator that VRBO uses does not reflect the special offer of the 3rd night for $50 through 5/31/16. Contact Pam Warren @ pam@bodegabayescapes.com for pricing details. Also, the standard rate requires a two night , a 3 night minimum as the VRBO rate application indicates-can't get VRBO to fix this.

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