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Tranquil Forested Chateau W/ Mineral Spring Spa-Near Beaches

Bedrooms 6
Space 3,300 sq. ft.
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Chateau / Country House, 6 Bedrooms + mattresses, 4 Baths, (Sleeps 12 + 8)

Reboot Your Life at our wonderful serene garden spa!!! (hot spring jacuzzi & sauna)

... And indulge in over 30 acres of canyon views!

Located in beautiful See Canyon on California's Central Coast, Heavenly Canyon offers unparalleled relaxation in serene natural surroundings. Let birdsong and lavender soothe your cares away. The micro-climate is perennially sunny even when marine layer blankets the rest of the Central Coast. The large, elegant country house, loaded with feng shui, features a jacuzzi fed by the same mineral/sulphur water found at nearby Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort.

Although you may never wander to venture out, you can visit the attractions of the Central Coast, Avila Beach, Pismo Beach, Wine Country, Morro Bay, San Luis Obispo, Solvang, Cambria, Big Sur, Hearst Castle, Santa Barbara, and more.

If you visit the Thursday evening or Saturday morning farmers market, you may cook your fabulous finds in the well-appointed kitchen. Enjoy the ambiance of Asian-influenced décor. Wander the grounds and discover intriguing objects strewn about. Bask in the sunshine. Listen to the babbling brook. The resident deer family welcomes your family. Lose your stress and restore yourself.

Also, since the owner's live on the property, should you need help with anything during your stay, we will be available 24 hours per day to assist you with anything you may need.

Keywords: Secluded, Sauna, Hot Spring Jacuzzi, Serene, Excellent Feng Shui, Deer, Birds, Stars, Sanctuary,

More Details

Daniel Chu
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
October 16, 2017


Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Local airport
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Amtrak, Grover Beach or San Luis Obispo
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Hwy 101
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Avila Valley Barn
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Avila Beach
Car: necessary

The house is located quite close to Avila Valley Barn with its organic shop, restaurant and petting zoo. The location is an ideal hub from which to launch day trips throughout the Central Coast.


San Luis Obispo Chateau / Country House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 24 ...
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • EVENTS - We provide quotes for special events (weddings, parties, etc). QUIET HOURS - outside the house, between 9:00PM and 8:00AM, must be observed.
  • CANCELLATION POLICY: 60 days prior for full refund. 30-60 days prior for change of dates (same length). No refund provided within 30 days of stay.
  • Infants below the age of 24 months at the time of stay are not counted and can be removed from the VRBO guest count to avoid paying extra guest fees.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Fireplace
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 20 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Downstairs - Bathroom 1 (For bedroom #1 and #3) - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub , Handicap Accessible
    Downstairs - Bathroom 2 (For bedroom #2) - toilet , shower , bidet
    Upstairs - Bathroom 3 (For bedroom #4 and #5) - toilet , tub , shower , Jack n Jill / Each bedroom has own sink
    Upstairs - Bathroom 4 (For bedroom #6) - toilet , tub , shower
  • Separate Spa Room (Jacuzzi/Sauna/Cold 'dip waterfall pool'/Shower)
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 24
  • Downstairs - Bedroom 1 (Maritime) - 1 double
    Downstairs - Bedroom 2 (Tropical Isle) - 1 queen
    Downstairs - Bedroom 3 (Song Bird) - 1 double
    Upstairs - Bedroom 4 (African Savanna) - 1 king , + Crib
    Upstairs - Bedroom 5 (Flower Garden) - 1 king , + Twin bed
    Upstairs - Bedroom 6 (Lavendar) - 2 double
  • For larger group gatherings, we can accommodate additional guests with spare air beds and mattresses, which also include extra sheets and blankets.
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 20 garden chairs
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool ...
  • Sauna
  • jetted tub
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Natural Hot Mineral Spring Jacuzzi & Sauna / Children's play activity area with swing / Meditation Garden


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Tranquil Forested Chateau W/ Mineral Spring Spa-Near Beaches
average rating of 4.848485 based on 33 reviews

Beautiful home and a great experience

  • 5 of 5

Everything was great. The house is spacious and well furnished and Michiko is always near by if there is a problem.

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Michael! We enjoyed hosting you and your group. Congratulations again on the wedding!
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Beautiful, Peaceful and so well organized!!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I came to stay here for Easter Weekend. 14 of us, we also have children at the local college, Cal Poly. This place is so well organized and clean. We all felt very comfortable and at home in this place. They have a porch overlooking the back yard with a big long table that accomodated our whole family. The owner Michiko was so inviting and takes such great care of the property. Wonderful lady!! Her son Daniel who helped me with the booking was so great to deal with. We will for sure be back!! I highly recommend this place!!!

  • Submitted: Apr 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Owner was very accommodating, kind, and maintains a beautiful home and property

  • 5 of 5

We had a last-minute change of plans for a bachelorette party, and we were able to secure this lovely rental within 48 hours of our arrival. The owner Michiko and her son were extremely responsive and accommodating. I highly recommend this beautiful home for a large group. The property is beautiful, the mineral tub felt great, and the sauna was a real treat. Thank you so much Michiko and Dan for helping me coordinate this event in such a short amount of time. I only wish we could have stayed longer.

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Family Reunion

  • 5 of 5

I was looking for a 6 bedroom home for our cousin reunion in a central California location. This beautiful home certainly met that and more. The booking was very easy and Daniel was able to quickly respond and answer any questions. Michiko was on site to explain everything about the house, Jacuzzi and sauna. The house was very well appointed with every thing that we needed and more. I have stayed at some VRBO's where the minimum is provided and this was a welcome change. We especially liked the long table on the veranda that easily accommodated everyone for meals. I would highly recommend this home for a large group. There is space for everyone.

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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One of the best places I ever stayed

  • 5 of 5

It's so beautiful and peaceful for a group to have retreat, away from the city, and it's like a paradise as its name states . Each room is decorated uniquely charm and it's comfortable to stay. We enjoyed the Jacuzzi and the sauna, and the environment is quiet and lovely. The owner Michiko is very warm, friendly, kind, helpful and considerate. The reservation was very smooth with quick response. We stayed 4 nights and want to come back again. We highly recommend this paradise place, and already recommended it to our friends.

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wedding Bliss

  • 5 of 5

Comments from the Mother of the Bride - We came to celebrate our daughter's wedding at the See Canyon Fruit Ranch which is a half a mile away and enjoyed the facilities, ambiance, and healing environment of this lovely home. We had the wedding party and extended family to sprawl out in the spacious house. The home appears more beautiful than in the pictures and is even more comfortable than I could have imagined. The owner, Michiko is warm and friendly and thought of every detail to make our stay enjoyable. We had a group of 13 and the space was perfect to accommodate our group. We stayed for three nights and four days and I wish we could have stayed longer. I believe another guest said the area surrounding the home is a magical place that is peaceful, quiet and serene and I concur. I hope to come back one day and enjoy the ambiance of the home and the healing waters of the jacuzzi and the warmth of the sauna. I highly recommend this lovely home.

Comments from the Father of the Bride - The water smells like sulfur, but the effects of the odor are overshadowed by their healing effects when using the jacuzzi. The jacuzzi and waterfall have 4 rocker switches and three wall switches with 3 positions each, plus there is a thermostat for the jacuzzi switch along with a breaker. Make sure you takes notes on these operations, for I had too slow of a boot up with the switch matrix. A combination of 5 post it notes and a sharpie pen could fix that or, be sure to take notes when you get the briefing. You have access to TV but who needs tv when your in this serene area. On communication -We needed to coordinate with attendees, bridesmaids, and groomsmen and connectivity was a problem when trying to make arrangements with others staying in various hotels in the area. The house comes with a land line and Michiko provided us with the number upon our arrival. The house wifi allows for texting, but signal for cellular phone calls is a bit spotty. Plan for that before you arrive and you will embrace the value of this miraculous retreat. There was a family of 3 deer roaming in the area around the estate ( 1 doe and 2 fawns 'bambi') very warm and friendly. Enjoy

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $200 + Tax
Pet Fee $60 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

$795 - $850 nightly rate includes first 10 guests.
Additional guests $30 per guest per night.
Additional guest fee exempt for ages 2 yrs old and younger.
Pets allowed: $60 one-time pet fee (up to 2 pets max).
3 nights minimum stay during Holidays & Cal Poly graduation weekends.
4 nights minimum stay only during July 4th, Thanksgiving, and Christmas.

*Owner has the ability to cancel, modify, or request for further payment for terms listed above.
** Refunds provided for additional guests or pets who are not able to make the stay.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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