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Cheerful Cottage on Petaluma River Near Wine Country & San Francisco

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Last updated: 09/26/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

A great location to relax and getaway, or as a home base for your Bay Area Adventure. Enjoy watching the birds in the marshes of the Petaluma River. Just 1/10 mile down the road is a boat launch for kayakers, boaters and fisherman. A short drive to Sonoma and Napa for winery visits. Novato has a fabulous downtown with quaint shops and excellent restaurants. Sonoma Raceway is only 6 miles down the road for any race fans. San Francisco and Oakland are less than an hour away.
The Boathouse has a fully equipped kitchen, large bathroom with shower, and a living room/bedroom with a pull-out couch, a pillow-top queen bed, a LED flat screen TV and wifi internet.
Just outside the cottage is a private deck bordering the marsh with dining seating for 6.
The Boathouse is located at the bottom of approximately 2 1/2 flights of stairs. Access is by foot only.

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Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Cottage
  • 600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 0 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    ...moreless

  • Queen size pillow top bed with fluffy down comforter. Full size pull-out couch. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    36' flat screen ...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Water View
  • Waterfront:

    Marshes of the Petaluma River with a boat launch 1/4 mile away. No water access from the property though....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    one portable room air conditioner...moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Gas with remote...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Gas fireplace...moreless

  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Living room connected to bedroom area. Includes pull-out couch, fireplace, 36' flat screen TV, DVD player, and games...moreless

  • Parking:

    Ample on street parking...moreless

  • Towels Provided

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen:

    Fully equipped, eat in kitchen. ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    4 burner gas stove...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Propane grill with bbq tools...moreless

 

Reviews

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from 23 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$125
$805

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • cleaning fee $50
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Tax Rate 10%

Notes:

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 09/26/2016
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Location

42 Miles
Nearest Airport
San Francisco international
14.5 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Larkspur Ferry
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Stonetree
0.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 37

Car: Necessary

Halfway between San Francisco and wine country - it's the ideal location for a getaway! Take the ferry from Larkspur to San Francisco. Napa is 24 miles and Sonoma 16 miles. Sonoma Raceway is just 6 miles down the road. Excellent kayaking and boting with the launch 1/4 mile down the road. Easy access to Point Reyes.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: Although we have lived here for over 3 years, coming home still feels like being on vacation! We look forward to sharing our cottage with you.

Why the Owner Chose Black Point-Green Point, Novato, CA, USA:
After living in suburban neighborhoods our whole lives, we never realized how amazing an undisturbed view into nature really is. One look out the window had us convinced we couldn't be anywhere else!

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
The Boathouse has a definite away-from-it-all, country feel - but is still just a few minutes from downtown Novato, Safeway, Target, and Costco.


Contact us

Speaks: english
 

Photos

  • rising moon

    rising moon

  • fully stocked kitchen

    fully stocked kitchen

  • bathroom

    bathroom

  • gas fireplace with remote

    gas fireplace with remote

  • across the river, as seen from the boat launch .1 mile down the road

    across the river, as seen from the boat launch .1 mile down the road

  • Eat in kitchen with seating for 4

    Eat in kitchen with seating for 4

  • view from the kitchen

    view from the kitchen

  • pull-out sofa

    pull-out sofa

  • queen bed with pillow-top mattress, high quality linens and down comforter

    queen bed with pillow-top mattress, high quality linens and down comforter

  • deck in front of cottage

    deck in front of cottage

  • view to north of boat launch

    view to north of boat launch

VRBO #460672

This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Monday, September 26, 2016

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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    0
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 09/26/2016
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Cheerful Cottage on Petaluma River near Wine Country & San Francisco

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