2nd Best View Home in Mill Valley(38 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-4 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
3BD/2BA with water views (sleeps 5)
Enjoy the sunrise and moonlight views.
Open floor plan, renovated kitchen, hardwood floor, wood fireplace, 46" HD TV, and Wi-Fi. 10 min drive to GG Bridge, 20 min to downtown SF, and 45min to Napa. No smoking, no pets property.
This vacation rental is designed for relaxation. The amazing bay view greets you upon entering the front door. The view stretches across Richardson Bay to the Oakland hills and beyond. The property is a peaceful 3BD/2BA 2-level home located in a quiet residential neighborhood just 5 minutes from downtown Mill Valley and highway 101. The upstairs has open floor plan, enjoys all day sun with floor to ceiling mirrors and windows which adds to the outdoor feel. Beautiful oak hardwood floors throughout the ~1620 sq. ft. home. This home is just minutes away from the Golden Gate National Recreation Area, Muir Beach, Muir Woods, Sausalito, Stinson Beach, and San Francisco. Napa and Sonoma Counties are just 45 minutes away. If access to both the outdoors and the City is important to you, this place is perfect!
A custom kitchen has granite countertops, wood cabinets, Wolf gas range, stainless steel refrigerator, wine cooler, dishwasher and microwave. The kitchen is fully equipped and the view from the kitchen window is magnificent. The kitchen flows to the dining area which has a table that can seat up to 6 people. The living room has a cozy seating area to enjoy the wood burning fireplace and watch shows on a 46' flat screen LCD HDTV. The property is equipped with wireless internet.
The master bedroom, located downstairs, has California king bed with breathtaking bay view, a walk-in closet and dresser. The master bathroom offers two sinks, separate shower and jetted bathtub and water view. A full size washer and dryer are in the laundry area adjacent to the master bath. The upstairs ‘garden’ bedroom has a queen bed, cable TV and large dresser. A twin bed is in the third bedroom with desk and computer chair.
Outdoor spaces include a long, 3-ft wide redwood deck spanning the kitchen, dining and living rooms perfect for enjoying the water and mountain views. A spacious redwood deck in front is good for relaxing with a book or watching the hummingbirds in the garden. Both are furnished with patio furniture.
The steep driveway can accommodate 2 cars and it is highly recommended to back up to park. There is a short flight of steps from the driveway to the front door.
The location is ideally suited for
• Romantic get-away
• Family or guest holiday visits
• Business travel
• Extended stays due to relocation or house-hunting
• Temporary housing due to home construction, alterations or additions
Ideal location to enjoy the Mill Valley Fall Arts Festival, Mill Valley Film Festival, the Mountain Play, the Marin Theatre Company, the Throckmorton Theatre, Sweetwater Music Hall, and quick access to numerous biking and hiking trails. Easy access to Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco, Tennessee Valley Trail head, Sausalito, Tiburon, Angel Island, Muir Woods, Stinson Beach, Mt. Tamalpais, Point Reyes National Sea Shore, Napa, Sonoma. Mill Valley is only a 2-1/2 hour day trip to Monterrey & Carmel and 4 hours to Lake Tahoe or Yosemite National Park.
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Member since: 2012
- 1626 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 5
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- DVD Player:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Mountain Biking
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils
- Ice Maker
- Deck / Patio:
- Housekeeper Optional
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Apr 1 - Oct 31, 2017
2 night min stay
Nov 22 - Nov 27, 2017
4 night min stay
Dec 21 - Jan 1, 2018
4 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $500
- Cleaning fee $200
- Tax Rate 13%
Check in after 4 pm, check out by 11 am. Please make arrangements with owner regarding early check in/late check out. Personal checks and bank to bank payment accepted. Lodging tax of 10% is waived for stays of more than 30 days.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Year Purchased: 2006
About the owner: We moved to Mill Valley in 1998. We love the area so much that we owned properties within a 2 mile radius of our current location. We started with a 1BD/1BA condo, located across the bay from this house. In 2001, we upgraded to a single family home with lots of trees in the backyard. In 2006, we purchased this property which is our favorite so far and would like to share our home as your base for exploring the Bay area.
Why the Owner Chose Almonte, Mill Valley, CA, USA:
We love the panoramic view of the bay, which extends all the way to the East Bay on a clear day. The reflection of the moon on the water is such a spectacular sight. Plus, you get to witness the nice colors of sunrise.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Easy access to Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco, Tennessee Valley Trail head, Sausalito, Tiburon, Angel Island, Muir Woods, Stinson Beach, Mt. Tamalpais, Point Reyes National Sea Shore, Napa, Sonoma. Mill Valley is only a 2-1/2 hour day trip to Monterrey & Carmel and 4 hours to Lake Tahoe or Yosemite National Park.
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Moonlight reflections on Richardson Bay
Nice view greets you!
Tree-top view from the living room
Living room with 46" HDTV
Dining and kitchen areas
Living room with wood-burning fireplace
Tree top view
Blue room with queen bed
Master bedroom with Cal King bed and water view
Dual showerheads and jetted tub
Full size washer and dryer
Patio furniture seating
June 2014 sunrise captured by Phil Mottram (guest from UK)
renovated kitchen with granite countertops, wolf range, SS ref and dishwasher
Water and mountain views from the kitchen and dining area
Relax on the deck
Kitchen and dining
upstairs bath vanity
orange bedroom with twin bed and desk
walk in closet in the master bedroom
Master bath with double sink
deer sightings in the backyard
Richardson Bay view from the deck, living room, dining room and kitchen
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Tuesday, April 25, 2017
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