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Quintessential West Side Paso Robles Home

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

1200 sq feet with 2 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms, sleeps 6

Make yourself at home in our comfy-cozy getaway. It is an ideal home-base for exploring and enjoying the varied activities this corner of the central coast region has to offer. Enjoy a morning cup o’ Joe on the front porch or back yard while planning your day’s exploits. The chefs among you can whip up a snack or a gourmet meal in the fully equipped kitchen, as guests kibitz and sip wine at the counter and adjoining dining room. The dining room table seats six with a leaf expansion to eight. Our secluded outdoor area is right outside the kitchen door and perfect for entertaining while grilling your favorite foods. Enjoy dining outdoors or just relaxing in the quiet and large landscaped backyard. When you have had enough fresh air for the day, unwind in the cozy living room while watching a movie or listening to music. And after you’ve wrung that last bit of fun from the day, the bedrooms beckon, with comfortable queen size beds for a perfect night's sleep. The two full bathrooms are each near to a bedroom for convenience and privacy. An added feature is the forced air heater and air conditioner for your comfort when the weather is too toasty or chilly for you. We also have installed a whole house water treatment system.

Maximum 28 day rental. You must be 25 years of age or older to book this property.

More Details

Property Manager
Mike and Maggie Van Dame
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 21, 2018

About Mike and Maggie Van Dame

We love outdoor sports such as hiking, kayaking, bird watching gardening, etc. We also love to visit the beach and taste wine.

Mike and Maggie Van Dame purchased this house in 2013

Why Mike and Maggie Van Dame chose Paso Robles

This property is a classic a Paso Robles charmer and has located us closer to our daughter, son-in-law and new grandson who live in Paso Robles and to our family in the southern half of the state. This is the perfect house for all of us to get together at various times during the year. Our family loves wine and for years we have made wine tasting a family tradition. We have visited all California wine tasting areas and love the central coast area the best.

What makes this house unique

This property caught our eye the minute we saw its sunny exterior. The large covered front porch is a perfect spot to sit and relax in the afternoon. We enjoy watching the deer walk by (please do not approach the deer or feed them). This home makes you feel you are in a rural area when you are in walking distance to downtown. This is also a great location for bicyclists as Pacific Ave turns into Peachy Canyon Rd about 1/4 mile west of the house.

There are several outdoor entertainment areas and patios. The backyard is completely fenced for privacy.

The inside of the home has a unique layout as there is a bedroom and bathroom at each side of the house separated by the living room.

There is on and off street parking along our property line only. Room for 3 cars.

We have also installed a whole house water softening treatment system.

This home is a classic. We love it.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Great house! Clean and comfortable with a large private backyard with BBQ. The perfect place to relax after wine tasting. Everything you need to cook a meal is provided (great rice cooker). We couldn't have had a better time. We can tell the owner's take pride in this property and they treat it like their away from home. We will be back.
May 2015
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Paso Robles House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Maximum 28 Day Rental. Interim cleanings required for rentals after 11 days or more. Please contact owners to schedule cleanings.
  • No smoking of any kind is allowed on our property. Thank you for understanding.
  • Keep Gates Closed. Thank you
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Large enclosed shower with sunflower shower head.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Sunflower shower head.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Bed is new and has a 3 inch Nova Foam gel topper.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Bed is new and has a 3 inch Nova Foam gel topper.
    Living room nook - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Euro Lounger, 79.5' inches long. Sleeps 2 extra guests
  • The bedrooms have closets, clothes storage units and luggage racks.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • water skiing
The house is exactly 7 tenths of a mile from the downtown square. Walking through the west side neighborhood to the town square along Olive, Vine or Oak Streets allows you to see the varied west side architecture. The walk is 15 – 20 minutes. Perfect for bicyclists as Pacific Ave turns into Peachy Canyon Rd about 1/4 mile west of the house.


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Quintessential West Side Paso Robles Home
average rating of 4.9555554 based on 95 reviews

fabulous house

  • 5 of 5

this house is in an excellent location - easy access to wineries and downtown. i loved that the two bedrooms were at opposite ends of the house, which added some privacy. we ate every meal outside (tables in two different sections of the gardens). very convenient bbq. we will definitely return!

  • Submitted: Nov 26, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Happy you enjoyed your stay.
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San Diego

Lovely bungalow

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed at Mike & Maggie's lovely home three times now and every time we return to their home we find it clean, comfy, warm and welcoming. This is a perfect home for 4 people each bedroom has it's own bathroom. All bedding, linen, towels and kitchen essentials are top notch. The beauty of where the home is located is that it is right off Peachy Canyon Rd which takes you right up to the wineries! We always pick up food at Trader Joe's in Templeton. After a few hours of wine tasting we head home light up the BBQ grill and open a bottle or two of wine and enjoy the patio dining. We will be back!

Norma and Bob (San Diego, CA)

  • Submitted: Feb 14, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Norma and Bob, Thank you so much for the nice review. We are so happy you love the house because we do to! We are here visiting our family at least once a month and try our best to make this our second home. Looking forward to having you stay again. Maggie and Mike
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Jacksonville, FL

Top Notch!

  • 5 of 5

We very much enjoyed our stay in Paso Robles. The house is lovely and extremely clean! Mike and Maggie thought of everything, including games and lots of information about the area. We would stay there again and recommend it to anyone!

  • Submitted: Jan 1, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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I loved the house! It was super cute and very cozy. The games and movies were a added bonus!

  • 5 of 5

Thank you so much for the hospitality! The atmosphere was a solid 10. Great location for going downtown! I thought the Christmas lights were darling!

  • Submitted: Dec 29, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great stay!

  • 5 of 5

If back in Paso, we’d definitely stay again. Very clean and comfortable home. All directions/instructions were thorough and helpful. Home/kitchen fully stocked with everything you’d need and beyond. We’ve never stayed anywhere more fully stocked than this place!

  • Submitted: Nov 4, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So Happy! Come again! M&M
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Excellent home

  • 5 of 5

This was a perfect choice for three of us for the weekend. Great location! The home was very well equipped. The owners thought of everything to make us feel like home. Would definitely stay again.

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy you enjoyed your stay. M&M
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
San Luis Obispo
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Bars are approximately .5 to 1 mile
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
3.5 Miles
HWY 101
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Restaurants are .5 to 1 mile
Nearest Beach
25 Miles
Avila, Cayucos, Cambria
Car: recommended

Wine tasting is a favorite pass-time of our family and we never tire of the selection of wineries in the Paso Robles area. We are located on Pacific Ave at the gateway to Peachy Canyon Rd just a short drive to the west side wineries. There are a many other wineries in the Paso Robles area, each offering its own unique wines and amenities.

The California Mid-State Fair is a huge attraction in Paso Robles. The fair dates for next year are July 14 through July 27, 2014. There are plenty of great events and music for all to enjoy. You can take the shuttle to the fair which is in walking distance of Casa Del Sole.

We enjoy Friday night concert in the park downtown while sitting on the grass (bring a blanket). Wine and beer is available for purchase. And if you prefer grab a table at one of the great restaurants with outdoor seating and delight in the perfect meal while listening to music..

We love the outdoors and would like to encourage you to visit Montana De Oro State Park and the state parks of the San Luis Obispo coast. You will find Hearst Castle and many other amazing parks and attractions in this area.

There is so much to enjoy in this area and we will be adding more favorite places in the future.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Damage Deposit $200

Taxes: 10% CPRTOT 1%SLOCTMD Assessment, 2% PRTID (Paso Robles Assessment)
Rates are subject to change.
Please note we take payment by credit card and not by personal check.
VRBO 'moderate' cancellation policy applies: 30+ days in advance for full refund; 14 - 29 days in advance for 50% refund. Check rental agreement for cancellation policy details.
For rentals 30 days and over please contact owners. Short term rentals for corporate and medical professionals available.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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