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Peaceful Country Retreat on 3.5 Acres with Redwoods, Orchard

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 950 sq ft
Property type farmhouse

Overview

About the property

Farmhouse, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4)

Sited on a sunny ridge on over three acres with heirloom apple trees, towering redwoods, and organic gardens, this peaceful, tasteful country retreat is close to Pacific Coast Beaches, wineries, Osmosis spa, and gourmet restaurants.

You'll arrive to find fresh eggs from our chickens; enjoy picking your own vegetables, fruits and herbs in season from our organic gardens.... Relax in a hammock and watch the hawks circle overhead....At night, you may hear owls and coyotes who make their home in the 60 acre forest adjacent to our land; stars twinkle in a truly dark sky.

The vacation rental space features soaring 12' high wooden ceilings, slate floors, original artwork and solid wooden furniture designed by the owner. The spacious living room with wood stove, kitchen, bathroom and bedroom all look out over a sunny patio and redwood glen. The sun-drenched patio overlooking redwoods offers a perfect place for outdoor dining.

West Sonoma County is renowned for its miles of protected Pacific Coast Beaches, Sonoma Wine Country, the Russian River, apple orchards, redwoods, organic family farms and some of the best cycling in California. Our property is minutes from Pacific Coast beaches, gourmet restaurants and wineries. Osmosis Spa and the villages of Freestone and Occidental are right down the road. Great vintage and antique shopping abounds in the many local boutiques.

Home to the husband-and-wife artist team of Wowhaus, the property offers a contemporary artists’ twist on the traditional family farm - a place where growing and making are part of daily life.

>>>Sonoma County Transient Occupancy Tax Certificate #: 2412N

Maximum of 2 vehicles & 4 overnight guests. Quiet hours are from 10 PM to 8 AM. No amplified sound outdoors please.

Keywords: Eco Retreat, Farm Vacation, Bike Vacation, Dog Friendly, Pet Friendly, Artist Retreat, Vacation Cottage, Wine Country Vacation House, Organic Farm Vacation, Bay Area Vacation Rental, Wine Country Vacation Rental, Eco Vacation, Green Vacation Rental

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 20, 2018

About The Owner

We are a husband-and-wife art/design team who work in studios on the property adjacent to the vacation rental; we'll be happy to show you work in progress if time allows.... Scott is an accomplished woodworker and Ene is an avid organic gardener. Ask us about our favorite cycling and hiking routes, wine country day trips, and the many unique nurseries and farms to visit in the region...

Why The Owner chose Sebastopol

We were struck by the friendly, open quality of the West Sonoma County community - avid winemakers and chefs are friends with surfers, ranchers and organic farmers...At night, the quiet, dark sky is filled with stars, a true luxury. Landscape painters and nature photographers seek out this unique landscape for its natural beauty; come visit and you'll understand why.

What makes this farmhouse unique

West Sonoma County is the undiscovered Wine Country....we love the rolling hills and unspoiled countryside dotted with farms, the redwood forests and Russian River - perfect for cycling and hiking, and all only 10 minutes from Pacific Coast Beaches. Doran Beach, 10 minutes away, is dog friendly and sought out by bird watchers and surfers alike. Osmosis Spa, just down the hill in the village of Freestone, has a beautiful Japanese Garden along with relaxing spa treatments; afterward, stop at Freestone Bakery for fresh-baked wood-fired organic bread. We love sharing our favorite bicycle routes, organic farm tours, and, of course, restaurants and wineries that abound here.

Amenities

Sebastopol Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 950 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Pick your own fruits and vegetables in season, fresh organic eggs, hammocks for lounging, rustic art studio spaces with arts supplies available, tools for bicycle repair, storage for kayaks, canoes, bicycles and outdoor gear, bocce ball, ping pong, bicycle rental.

Reviews

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average rating of 4.9615383 based on 26 reviews
5

Amazing and peaceful

  • 5 of 5

We loved the peace and quiet of your beautiful home. It was a perfect getaway weekend for us!

  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind feedback! I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay - it's a pleasure to share our special little corner of California with wonderful guests like you. We hope you can join us again!
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5

Quiet country home.

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed this home. It is connected to the owners home, however it is very quiet and peaceful. It is about 15 minutes from Sevastopol, and 5 to 10 minutes from Occidental, California. The owners, Ene and Scott, are super helpful and very nice to work with. Very comfortable bed and really everything you need. If we return to that area, we would definitely stay again!

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed your stay! It was a real pleasure having you here; we hope you can come again...
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5

Wonderful space for young families!

  • 5 of 5

We rented this space with our 2 kids- ages 1 and 4 yrs old. Perfect for their age! Beautiful and peaceful home with lots to explore on the property. The children loved visiting the chickens in the morning (and eating the fresh eggs!) and picking delicious apples from the apple trees and berries from the berry bushes. Gorgeous redwoods and fresh clean air. The home has everything you need for a comfortable stay. The owner Ene was such a delight and greeted us and the kids with open arms, provided the best tips for day trips for families: Horse and Plow tasting - family friendly, Handline for dinner with awesome space for kids to play, Ramen Gaijin for delicious and innovative asian food, Copperfield's books with a great kids section, Circle of Hands -waldorf inspired toys, Bohemian Creamery for goat cheese tasting, Doran beach day, Screamin Mimi's lavender ice cream, Walker Apples for crisp delicious apples, and the Sunday Farmer's market. We can't wait to come back again. Thank you Ene for your warm hospitality!

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

It was a short but plesent stay!

  • 5 of 5

Conveniently located by vineries and small towns in redwoods. We really enjoyed it!

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A lovely, peaceful place. Perfect retreat. And very helpful and welcoming hosts.

  • 5 of 5

It perfectly served our needs to get away and spend some time together in peace and beauty.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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This place is really lovely. Beautiful setting and the owners are fantastic.

  • 5 of 5

Tasteful, modern decor in a rustic country setting. And again, the owner we met, Ene, is really terrific - super warm, welcoming, and incredibly helpful.

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Point of Interest
Wildflour Bakery
Nearest Point of Interest
Freestone Winery
Nearest Point of Interest
Osmosis Day Spa
Nearest Point of Interest
Doran Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Hamilton Trading Company
Nearest Point of Interest
Occidental Farmer's Market

Close to renowned wineries, gourmet restaurants featuring local produce and wines, vibrant organic farms offering tours and tastings, hiking trails with sweeping views of the Pacific, backcountry lanes offer world-class cycling,Historic Fort Ross, Occidental village Farmer's Market. Discover a surprising array of vintage clothing and antique stores as well as some of the best specialty nurseries in California...

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $55 + Tax
Pet Fee $20 + Tax

***Please Note: We have a two night minimum for reservations on weekends & three night minimum for Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's and Memorial Day weekends.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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