Come Home to Provence

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Last updated: 10/07/2016
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Our cottage is a fully stocked, 2 bedroom 1 bath unit complete with a full kitchen. Master bedroom has a large queen size bed and second room has two twin beds. All linens, towels, flatware, cookware etc are included. High speed internet access is included (both wireless and direct connect) Unit has a washer/dryer, dishwasher, microwave, 4 burner stovetop, oven, and large fridge. Unit is Air Conditioned and has radiant floor heating. Main area is hardwood floor, bedrooms are carpeted.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 850 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Children Welcome:

    We love children. Possibility of babysitting available by our 16 year old daughter....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Absolutely no smoking allowed on property...moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    Casita is a single story and wheelchair accessible. Shower does have a curb which may make access more difficult than a typical ADA compliant shower....moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 2 twin/ single


  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


  • Master bedroom has queen size bed. Large closet and bureau are in the room together with two separate bed side tables. Black out shades allow room to be completely darkened...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower


  • Very large custom shower with unlimited hot water. Radiant floor heating keeps floor warm and comfortable during winter period....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Private Driveway. Please Call 30 Minutes before arrival to ensure a warm welcome....moreless


  • Books
  • Toys


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Scenic vistas of mid-peninsula open space, beautiful oaks, rolling hills. Brilliant stars...moreless

  • Rural:

    Enjoy the tranquility and privacy of your secluded hideaway while enjoying fine restaurants and shopping only a short distance from the cottage...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Swimming


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Fully stocked kitchen...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Guests are invited to share house pool. No Outside family/ friends/visitors are allowed in Pool/Hot Tub...only registered guests.No glassware allowed poolside. Pool hours are 10 AM to 10 PM...moreless

  • Hot Tub:

    Large hot is adjacent to main pool. Hot tub hours are 10 AM to 11 PM...moreless



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from 13 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning Fee $150
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Pet Fee $100


All children ages 15 and below must be accompanied by an adult when inside the pool area. Only registered guests are allowed to use pool and hot tub. No outside visitors or local family members/friends are permitted to use the pool/hot tub. Children 18 years or less must be accompanied by an adult at all times when using the hot tub. Animals are not allowed in the pool area or hot tub at any time

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 10/07/2016
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15 Miles
Nearest Airport
San Jose International
7 Miles
Nearest Barpub
65 Miles
Nearest Ferry
San Francisco
3 Miles
Nearest Train
Cal Train
4 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 85
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
275 Miles
Nearest Ski
Lake Tahoe Basin
30 Miles
Nearest Beach
Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk

Car: Necessary

Tucked away in the rolling hills of Los Gatos you will find a hidden gem designed in the style of Provence and surrounded by open fields and centennial oaks. Crafted from materials imported from Southern France, you will discover an ambiance of tranquility and privacy all within close proximity of fine restaurants, shops and activities. Explore the museums that capture the history of innovation in Silicon Valley, hike tree lined ridges, surf the beaches of Santa Cruz, tour a winery and finish your day with a concert in the hills...and then, when the evening is finished, come home to a sky brilliant with stars to enjoy a nice glass of wine while soaking in a beautiful jacuzzi. All of this is within a short 30 minute drive of the cottage.

(If you are a family, the cottage is completely stocked with everything from pots, pans, blenders, mixers, stove, oven, fridge, dishwasher and microwave. The cottage is a perfect alternative to hotel life and lets you stay home, cook your own meals and unwind) We just returned from a year traveling so understand how nice is can be to find a place where everything you need as a family is right there for you.)


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1997

About the owner: Our family just returned from a year long world odyssey. We spent the first 5 1/2 months volunteering at a hospital in Kenya and at local orphanages helping with infrastructure projects. After leaving Kenya we traveled through South America, returned to Africa then continued our trip through the Middle East, Nepal, India, Thailand, Cambodia and then finished up through Southeast Asia and finally China. We are well traveled which helps us understand what families and individuals need to help them find a home away from home while on the road.

Why the Owner Chose South San Jose, San Jose, CA, USA:
My wife and I built everything on the property and take great pride in and care of our home. We are outgoing and love meeting people from all parts of the world. Our guest cottage is built like our home and while we will do everything in our power to help you enjoy your stay understand the need for privacy and so will always respect yours.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Cottage has 24 inch thick walls and is built from an infrastructure of Insulated Concrete Forms. The rock on the walls was mined from a quarry in France and cut piece by piece to fit on the outside of the house. The radiant floor heating provides for a wonderful ambiance within the home and the thick stone exterior walls provides an extremely quiet home. Pool is beautiful and reflect the overall style of the main home. Gas BBQ grill provides an alternative method for cooking meats/ fishes etc and allows renters to enjoy the natural beauty of the area.

Contact us

Speaks: english, french, spanish, greek



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