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Elegance and Ecological Meet in This Brand New Beach Cottage

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Last updated: 12/07/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Sleeps:5
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1.5
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

1-bedroom 2-bath cottage mixes contemporary amenities with fine craftsmanship

This superb new cottage at Stinson Beach is a splendid retreat for small families with children or for two couples. The detailed design by architect Mark Hulbert (Preservation Architecture) features radiant heat, natural trims,travertine floors and vibrant interior finishes- it’s ready for you to walk in and enjoy. Less than 200 hundred feet from the beach, the house features beautiful views of the coastal mountains, partial views of the ocean and is surrounded by gardens, decks and balconies. A covered exterior stairs connect the upstairs living area with the downstairs bedroom, adding to the indoor/outdoor feel of the beach cottage. The house is brand new and about as green as they come- compact and efficient. With radiant heat, a solar array, and LED lighting, we can’t consume much less energy. Yet the house is outfitted with the kind of conveniences we all need: satellite television service, HD TV, WIFI, blue ray disc player, and many games- so there’ll be plenty for you and your family to do. Whether it’s sports, movies or internet, it’s there.

We have direct beach access (right next door) and some of the toys you need at the beach including surfboard, portable BBQ and beach chairs for a great day at the beach. If hiking is your thing, we’re a short ten minute walk from the Dipsea Trail and Steep Ravine- two of the most stunning trails on the west coast. If you’re like us and food is a major part of your weekend, you'll enjoy our kitchen. The house is set up with linens and towels. We ask you to be very careful with your use of water, as the extreme drought has forced mandatory water rationing by the Stinson Beach Water District.

Contact directly for best rates 415-970-1045 x11

Owner

Member since: 2013

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/07/2016

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 720 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    27 years old Additional information including Driver's License or photo ID will be required....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Perfect place for children; close to the water; some beach toys and games Adults must be at least 27 years old. Additional information including Driver's License or photo ID will be required....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smokers may smoke on the side terrace or in the back yard....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    We are happy to accept ONE animal--dogs up to 30 lbs. We do not accept cats. The dog fee is $75. We do love dogs and they love the beach. They must be well controlled in and around the area of the cottage. Pet waste must be picked up. If you bring a pet without paying the pet fee you will be charged an additional $175....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • Living Room: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

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  • Quiet bedroom afford great privacy and soft light. The room is brightly painted with a deep reddish paint, tongue and groove stained and beamed ceiling, and a private balcony with built in bench....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet

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  • The bathrooms are custom tiled with limestone, glass and ceramic tiles and custom fixtures. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    We have a variety of kids games. Many of the household games that our children grew up with are at the house....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    We have satellite television with 100s of channels. Not sure about the content......moreless

  • Stereo:

    We have a music player on site- not so much a stereo as a good boom box with cassette and radio. But do bring music....moreless

  • Television:

    Large flat screen HDTV with blue ray player....moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries
  • Laundromat

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    Located 200 feet from the beach, there is a partial ocean view...moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Great views of the coastal hills of Mt. Tamalpais....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    The dining room features a Stickley dining table and hand blown glass shades....moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Internet:

    wifi connection...moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    All linens and pillows are provided. We have extra blankets in the closet....moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Four car parking...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    There are a couple sets of towels including beach towels....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    The house has a coffee grinder, espresso pot, automatic coffee maker, French press, and teapot....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    The house is outfitted with service for 8 including glasses, silverware, cups etc. The house has all cooking utensils, bowls etc for most types of meals....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    The kitchen is all new and features a gorgeous granite countertop, maple cabinets, track and recessed lights, and stainless steel cabinets. The kitchen has a terrific view of the mountains....moreless

  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    The house has a panini maker, toaster and blender....moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden:

    The yard is fully landscaped....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    There is a gas grill on the terrace....moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Surfboard and boogie board on site....moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fall/Winter
Nov 1 - Feb 28, 2017
2 night min stay
$216 $242
Fri, Sat
$1,430
Christmas
Dec 23 - Dec 24, 2016
2 night min stay

$610
flat fee
New Years Eve/Day
Dec 30 - Dec 31, 2016
2 night min stay

$610
flat fee
Memorial Weekend
May 26 - May 28, 2017
3 night min stay

$915
flat fee
Fourth of July
Jun 30 - Jul 2, 2017
3 night min stay

$915
flat fee
Labor Day
Sep 1 - Sep 3, 2017
3 night min stay

$915
flat fee
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$255 $285
Fri, Sat
$1,680

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning fee $100
  • Pet Fee $75
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Tax Rate 13%

Notes:

All rules and policies are in the Rental Agreement.

Please note Cancellation policy: Bookings canceled at least 60 days before the start of the stay will receive a 100% refund. Bookings canceled at least 30 days before the start of the stay will receive a 50% refund. There will be no refunds if cancelled less than 30 days to start of stay.

There will be a $75 handling charge for cancellation. There will be a $75 handling charge for any changes made to your reservation. Changes are subject to availability. There will be no changes to your reservation within 30 days of the date of your stay except for extensions for which there will be no handling change.

By booking you agree that you have read and agree to the Rental Agreement provided.

Rates are subject to change in advance of rate confirmation. In the quote, Marin County Occupancy Tax is 10%, VRBO's credit card transaction fee is 3% for a total of 13.0%. VRBO also charges a Service fee that is passed on to you. To avoid VRBO credit card and service fee, please contact Shannon at gcppropertymanager@gmail.com, this option is not available to last minute bookings.

Adults must be at least 27 years old.

Additional information including Driver's License or photo ID will be required.

By booking you agree that you have read and agree to the Rental Agreement provided.


Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Location

  • Breakers

    "Great local breakfast. Great place to start out for a day hike."

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  • Sand Dollar Restaurant

    "Jazz on Sunday afternoons- not to be missed! The food is good quality though not fantastic b..."

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  • Parkside Cafe

    "Terrific food. Great terrace, nice people, good coffee. We can find what want in a beach res..."

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  • Marin Sun Farms

    "Home grown meats and local products are featured in this popular area deli, restaurant and b..."

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  • Osteria Stellina

    "Terrific menu- This Point Reyes Restaurant is about 30 minutes north of Stinson Beach. The r..."

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  • Point Reyes Bird Observatory

    "The Palomarin Field Station is one of America’s premier locations for long-term studies on b..."

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36 Miles
Nearest Airport
San Francisco International Airport (SFO)
0.75 Miles
Nearest Barpub
San Dollar
15 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Sausalito Ferry
22 Miles
Nearest Golf
Fairfax Golf Course
23 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrak/ Caltrain San Francisco
0.25 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 1
0.75 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Parkside and Sand Dollar Restaurants
219 Miles
Nearest Ski
Bear Valley Ski Resort
Stinson Beach, CA, USA
Nearest Beach
200 feet

Car: Necessary

The location is a charming beach community arranged along a three mile sand spit on the Pacific ocean at the foot of a beautiful range of coastal hills. The site is located about 15 minutes from Muir Woods and five minutes from the Audubon Ranch Bird Sanctuary. The Bolinas Lagoon is nearby with famous seal outhauls and a stunning array of birds.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2013

About the owner: My wife and I just completed this house for our use together with our friends. We've spared nothing in detailing the building and we love the feel of it. We love the area- the mountains and beach- the hiking and the stars- it's a great get-away!

Why the Owner Chose Stinson Beach, CA, USA:
This particular property has a unique relationship with the hills and ocean. It's within walking distance of two of our favorite trails in West Marin- Steep Ravine and the Dipsea Trail-It's close to the restaurants of the village and it's right next to the beach.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
We've really spent time on personalizing the cottage- from creating vibrant color palettes that remind us of a certain freedom that exists at the beach, to carefully considered choices on tile, wood and lighting. For us it represents a range of decisions that is well suited to us and reinforces the feeling of being happy to be at the beach.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/07/2016

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Photos

  • Our favorite weekend get-away

    Our favorite weekend get-away

  • Living room with vaulted fir ceilings

    Living room with vaulted fir ceilings

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Views of the mountains

    Views of the mountains

  • dining room- a contemporary craftsman style

    dining room- a contemporary craftsman style

  • When you arrive

    When you arrive

  • Other nearby beaches and the wild

    Other nearby beaches and the wild

  • Fall color on the beach

    Fall color on the beach

  • Premier beach shot

    Premier beach shot

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Views from house

    Views from house

  • Outdoor terrace

    Outdoor terrace

  • Bedroom

    Bedroom

  • Lower bath

    Lower bath

  • Outgoing tide line

    Outgoing tide line

  • The bloom in winter

    The bloom in winter

VRBO #456213

This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Wednesday, December 07, 2016

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