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5 Bedroom Bolinas Getaway w/ Unmatched Coastal View

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Unforgettable ocean views from deck, living room, and private yard with lawn.

This charming and historic multi-family beach home is perched above the ocean with amazing views of the coastline, surf break, and lights of San Francisco. While removed from the traffic and pedestrian noise of downtown, it's only a 5 minute walk to the main beach and 2 minute drive or 10 minute walk to downtown.

With 5 bedrooms and private parking for 3 cars, this spacious home has enough room to comfortably fit 10 people. The upstairs features a master bedroom with a new king bed and ocean views. The second upstairs bedroom features a new queen bed within earshot of the crashing waves. The downstairs includes three bedrooms - 2 with queen beds and 1 with a bunk bed. In total there are 2 full bathrooms (1 upstairs and 1 downstairs), and 1 3/4 bathroom downstairs as well as a laundry room, 2nd living room / play room and spacious 2nd eat-in kitchen downstairs. Hear the ocean from every room in the house. SCROLL DOWN FOR HOUSE RULES AND POLICIES.

While the home's size and quiet neighborhood set it apart, it's really all about the stunning ocean views from the bright and sunny upper living room, the deck, and private lawn. The deck has plenty of seating and a new gas grill. The large bright living room is lined with ocean-view windows, has a cozy wood fireplace, and comfortable furniture. The private yard is perfect for an afternoon picnic or letting the kids run around.

We are dedicated to making sure our guests enjoy their stay as much as we do and we take pride in our 5 star rating. The home is older and rustic much like most of the homes in Bolinas, but it's immaculate, the beds are comfortable and luxurious, and it is stocked with everything needed for a fun and relaxing vacation.

Unfortunately, we have to say this: We care deeply about our home and our neighbors and ask that you book elsewhere unless you are responsible and respectful of both. We have strict rules in place to keep everyone honest. PLEASE CAREFULLY REVIEW THE RENTAL AGREEMENT FOR POLICIES AND RESTRICTIONS BEFORE INQUIRING OR BOOKING. IF YOU BREAK THE RULES, YOU WILL FORFIT YOUR STAY WITHOUT WARNING. NO PARTIES, NO EXCEEDING 10 GUESTS, NO PETS, NO MORE THAN 3 VEHICLES, NO BLOCKING THE ROAD, AND NO BUSINESS CONDUCTED AT THE PROPERTY.

Explore the best sleepy beach town in Northern California with more flavor and character than most combined. The house is minutes to the local market, The Coast Cafe (delicious farm to table organic cuisine), Smileys bar (one of the oldest bars in Marin) which features live music every weekend, shops, galleries featuring local artists, and a tennis court that is open to the public on a first come first serve basis.

Excerpt from Marin Independent Journal:

Bolinas is an unincorporated town of 2500 located 30 miles North of San Francisco at the southernmost tip of the Point Reyes National Seashore, surrounded by ocean and well-preserved parkland. Long known for its live and let live attitude, this spirited community of environmentalists, poets, surfers, artists, writers, and aging individualists doesn't have a mayor or a city hall, but its breathtaking scenery, rare wildlife, easy-to-surf waves make Bolinas a perfect destination for weekenders to find a quiet getaway, explore nature, and experience one of California's most culturally unique communities. Just a short drive away is the town of Point Reyes Station and the many local, and amazing oyster farms.

More Details

Owner
Drew & Sarah
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
May 26, 2018

About Drew & Sarah

In the family and cherished for four generations.

Drew & Sarah purchased this house in 1950

Amenities

Bolinas House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Max. adults: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25 ...
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • MAXIMUM OF 3 CARS ALLOWED. NO ADDITIONAL PARKING ON PRIVATE ROAD. VIOLATORS WILL FORFIT STAY. PLEASE THOUROUGHLY REVIEW AGREEMENT BEFORE BOOKING
  • NO MORE THAN 10 GUEST ON PROPERTY AT ONE TIME. NO PETS. VIOLATORS WILL FORFIT STAY. PLEASE THOUROUGHLY REVIEW AGREEMENT BEFORE BOOKING
  • NO PARTIES / NO WEDDINGS / NO GATHERINGS / NO PETS / NO BUSINESS CONDUCTED ON PROPERTY. QUIET HOURS 10PM - 9AM. VIOLATORS WILL FORFIT STAY.
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Master - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 1 bunk bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(34 traveler reviews)

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5 Bedroom Bolinas Getaway w/ Unmatched Coastal View
average rating of 4.882353 based on 34 reviews
Mokelumne Hill, CA
5

Comfy house, great location

  • 5 of 5

When we first walked into Oceanview house, we were a bit disoriented. By the end of our stay we realized our original disorientation came from the fact that there are kitchens & living rooms on both floors and that you had to pay attention to know which floor you were on! We found this house to fit our needs very well - comfy beds, fine kitchen supplies, enough room, amazing views both day & night, quiet neighborhood, close to town & beach, big tables and enough living room furniture for us all to sit around and gab. Sarah and Drew were great to work with. Thanks for sharing your house!

  • Submitted: May 7, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great family gathering spot in beautiful Bolinas

  • 5 of 5

We recently enjoyed a long weekend with family at this great home in Bolinas. It was a great gathering spot to hang out and enjoy the beautiful ocean view. We also loved exploring the wonderful little town of Bolinas and the beach, which is just a short walk downhill. Drew and Sarah were absolutely wonderful to work with, and were extremely helpful and responsive to all of our inquiries. We definitely look forward to another visit!

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We had a wonderful family vacation at this incredible property!

  • 5 of 5

We had a family vacation including my husband, children and spouses and two grandchildren. The space was quite comfortable and afforded us the opportunity to spread out and visit. We loved the view!!! We also loved the ease of walking to the beach and into town. Bolinas is a great town with a wonderful personality! We loved the food markets and stores.

The location is excellent, and we were able to explore the area.

Most importantly, we had an incredible family get together and enjoyed every minute of our stay in this wonderful property. My hope is that we will be able to return in the not too distant future.

Drew and Sarah were very easy to work with. They were responsive to our questions prior to our arrival. You can't go wrong with a stay in this amazing home!

  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Darien, Connecticut
5

Best VRBO experience yet !

  • 5 of 5

Amazing views and very comfortable house. We will be back !!!

  • Submitted: Dec 29, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

beautiful views

  • 5 of 5

such a great time. our crew was blessed with perfect bolinas weather and the house views did not disappoint! the house itself was very spacious and clean! everyone had a great time! hopefully we will be back again one day in the future. thank you!

  • Submitted: Nov 20, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful cozy and charming place to stay ! we had a wonderful time

  • 5 of 5

This place was absolutely perfect for our large family. Great view of the beach and (surf zone) but also a very short walk.

  • Submitted: Nov 15, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
43 Miles
San Francisco Intl Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.6 Miles
Smiley's
Nearest Restaurant
0.6 Miles
Coast Cafe
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Bolinas Beach
Car: recommended

Wake up to the sound of the waves crashing, watch the surfers from 180 degree ocean view deck, then take a short walk down to the sleepy downtown for breakfast and walk on the beach. Bird watching, fresh oysters, hiking and biking all at your doorstep.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Cleaning Fee $250

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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