Muir Beach Ocean and Garden Retreat(16 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
About the Property
4 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, sleeps 8 MAXIMUM - No exceptions
This house was a family home for over 10 years and was recently totally renovated. The property is perfectly nestled above Muir Beach with extensive beach frontage. The owners who are landscape architects designed extensive gardens that were featured in the book 'Gardens by the Sea' by Barbara Seagal, an English author; and featured in Garden Design as well. The house features wrap around decks that connect all the rooms to the outdoor, the gardens, and the ocean. All 4 bedrooms have ocean views. An extra feature of this property is a private studio on the hill which can be leased at the same time for an additional cost.
Other amenities include a BBQ on the deck, a deep jacuzzi tub, and a wonderful garden where you can enjoy the day with a great number of friends and guests.
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Member since: 2012
- 2500 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed:
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8
- King size beds (1) Master Bedroom with Cal King bed., Queen size Beds (1) Front bedroom with queen bed., Double Beds (2) Bedroom # 2 with double and twin bed. Cottage on hill with double bed - for additional 2 guests and not included in main house rental. Daily rate is 200.00/night. Twin or Single Beds (1) Two twin beds in kids bedroom....moreless
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- The studio on the hill is available as an extra bedroom and bathroom. The cost is 200.00/night with a 50.00 cleaning fee. There is a 2 night minimum at the studio. It has its own deck, coffee pot, and outdoor amenities and it is a great place for a family or group member who needs more privacy. Daily house keeping services available at extra cost. Kayaks available....moreless
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable
- Video Games
- Botanical Garden
- Recreation Center
- Winery Tours
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
See ships going by from the deck or the gardens, enjoy dining with full ocean views. Located above Muir Beach, one of the few properties which can actually can claim 'beach frontage' at Muir Beach. ...moreless
ou are at the beach. Enjoy an outdoor BBQ the large hot tub and hear the waves crashing on the hillside. You can see the beach, walk to it, and hear the sound of waves crashing on the shore....moreless
- Mountain View:
- Ocean View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 12 people
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room
- Parking Off Street
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
- Catering Available:
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Ice Maker
- Kayak / Canoe
- Lawn / Garden
- Outdoor Grill
- Outdoor Grill Gas
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My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Cleaning $400
- Property Damage Protection $59
- Refundable Damage Deposit $500
- Tax Rate 10%
Rate is for standard stay. Holiday rate increase apply. Holiday week minimum 5 night stay. Maximum number of guests, no exceptions is of 8 people.
No refund policy. Please purchase travelers insurance
Owner's cancellation policy:
Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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Muir Beach is located only 20 minutes from San Francisco which makes it a perfect location for year round residents. The community has a newly remodeled community center which is rented for weddings, parties, and other celebrations. We are located close to the Zen Center, Golden Gate National Recreation Center, Stinson Beach, and the famous Dipsea Trail from Mill Valley to Stinson beach.
Year Purchased: 1990
About the owner: We bought the property in 1990 and lived at the beach full time for 10 years. We recently remodeled the entire house to use it again as our vacation property and to feature as a VRBO. We are landscape architects and have won many awards for our work both nationally and internationally. David is a California native with a strong sensibility for the environment and conservation and Isis is a Brazilian native. We have lived in the US, Europe, and South America and have a strong international sensibility and design sense which is reflected in our house.
Why the Owner Chose Muir Beach, CA, USA:
We bought this property from David's parents because of its location, the proximity to San Francisco for our work and all of the amenities the coast offers. As life long environmentalists and ocean enthusiasts there was no better place to live than facing the Pacific Ocean. We also wanted to keep this property in the family and have every intention of continuing the tradition with our children.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Flat ground in front of the house: all of the level areas were created by David and me to derive the greatest enjoyment of the property.Kids can play ball and other games on the lawn, we hosted fabulous Easter Egg hunts and birthday parties with more than 50 people enjoying the property and never feeling crowded.
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View from beach towards Golden Gate National Recreation Preserve
Beach front - our front yard
Deck and great Puggle Olie.
Dining room ready for Thanksgiving
Bedroom w Queen bed - Ocean and Garden View
Day bed in kid's room /Media Room
Morning coffee view from deck
View from studio (which is rented separately)
Dining room with all you'll need for wonderful gatherings at the beach
Ocean view from property
View of garden, deck on beach front and the Pacific
Living and entrance
Fire place in Living Room
Double bed in bedroom 2.
Panorama from living room to kitchen
Beach at low tide
Foggy day on the coast
Living room ready for Thanksgiving
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Monday, February 20, 2017
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