Quiet & Relaxing Cottage Nestled Next to an Orchard and Minutes to Town Square

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Last updated: 09/29/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Cozy and comfortable country cottage sits on a half acre nestled next to the remnants of a century old pear orchard providing a Quiet And Tranquil setting. Located minutes away to Sonoma Town Plaza, Valley of the Moon scenic drive wineries and local shops and restaurants.

Large open Living/Dining room where guests can spend time together watching TV, listening to music or dine on the French Boulanger inspired table for up to 10 persons. The kitchen is fully equipped by a retired pastry chef/caterer providing you with an opportunity to cook to your hearts delight.

Master Bedroom has a king size bed with it’s own en-suite bathroom with shower. Second bedroom has queen bed and 3rd bedroom has two twin beds. All have Iphone-MP3 Radio Alarm Clocks with USB charging station. Second bathroom with tub/shower.

Large Patio door opens out onto over 3500 square feet of outdoor living space which includes: Solar-heated saline pool, expansive decking, dining area, Weber Genesis Gas grill, professional landscaping and wonderful views of the local mountains and orchard.


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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1350 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    Children are welcome, however be aware.CAUTION: Highly suggested that children be swim proof, for there is NO fencing around the pool. ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking is NOT allowed in the house and outside in the surrounding grounds. Sonoma is very dry during the summer months and temperatures can reach up to 100 degrees....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    NO pets Allowed...moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single


  • Bedroom 1: 1 king


  • Master bedroom includes King size bed w/ en suite shower/toilet bathroom. All bedrooms provided with Iphone/MP3 alarm clock w/ USB charging station. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Master bedroom en suite bath...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower



  • Books
  • DVD Player:

    plays Blu-ray or HD movies. Able to play Pandora and log on to your own Netflix account....moreless

  • Games:

    Cards, Board games, ...moreless

  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Comcast Cable television provider...moreless

  • Stereo:

    MP3/Ipod docking station....moreless

  • Television:

    50 inch Flat screen Wireless Smart HDTV in living room....moreless


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


  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Rural:

    Down a quiet lane, the Orchard Cottage sits next to the remnants of an old pear orchard. Its serene and quiet setting is conveniently located to town and the Valley of the Moon Scenic winery drive....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing


  • Dining:

    Open living room/dining room area. Dine on a table inspired by a French Boulanger table. Made of reclaimed wood from historic building in England. Seats 8-10...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    Central Air...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    One wood burning fireplace in living room area. No fires during high season months, May through October....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Central Heating...moreless

  • Internet:

    Wi-Fi High speed Internet access provided by Comcast Cable....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Bed sheets, pillows, pillowcases, ...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Living/Dining room 14' X 25'. COMFORTABLE Pottery Barn Leather Sofa. Additional seating. Flatscreen tv, DVR in media cabinet. Wood burning fireplace. ...moreless

  • Parking:

    Off street Parking for up to 4 vehicles in the driveway. ...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Kitchen, bath and pool towels provided. Bring your own BEACH towels if visiting nearby lakes, beaches,rivers, etc....moreless

  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker:

    Cuisinart coffee maker. Paper filters, sugar & sweetner provided. Cuisinart Burr coffee grinder....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Dishes for 10. Also non breakable wine glasses & cups for the patio entertaining....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Fully appointed chefs kitchen. Kitchen-aid 5 qt. Stand Mixer, blender.Cuisinart 14 cup Elite Food processor, knives and cookware. Assorted baking pans, cookbooks...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Basic pantry items provided: spices, condiments, assorted teas and paper goods....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    GE Stainless steel pro with filtered drinking water system....moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden:

    over 3500 square feet of outdoor living space...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Weber Genesis All gas propane grill....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool:

    Solar heated Saline outdoor pool. 4.5' all around depth. NO FENCING around the pool. NO lifeguard on duty. The Pool is UNAVAILABLE during the low season Nov 1st. thru April 15th. ...moreless



Write a review 4.9
from 25 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Thanksgiving-Xmas-New Years
Nov 23 - Jan 2, 2017
4 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning fee $150 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 9%


Holiday rate $550.00 per night,

Christmas, Thanksgiving, & New years $500 per night/

3 night minimum : Memorial day, Labor day.

4 night minimum: July 4th, Thanksgiving, Christmas & New years.

30 night minimum: Winter/rental available @$5,000.00/month Inquire

The POOL IS NOT AVAILABLE during low season, Nov.1st - May 21st due to the solar heating system.

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 09/29/2016
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59.4 Miles
Nearest Airport
San Francisco international Airport
1.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
The Lobby Bar in the Sonoma Mission inn & Spa
31.8 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Larkspur Ferry
6.7 Miles
Nearest Golf
Los Arroyos Golf Club (public)
0.7 Miles
Nearest Motorway
California highway 12 - Sonoma highway
1.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
El Molino Central
184 Miles
Nearest Ski
Lake Tahoe
41 Miles
Nearest Beach
Bodega Bay, CA

Car: Necessary

We are conveniently located to the Sonoma town plaza where you will find numerous restaurants, shops, galleries and wine tasting. Hiking trails and regional parks abound. The Sonoma Mission historic park and train museum will keep both parents & families interests alive. The Sonoma Valley is home to many agrarian endeavors. In addition to the numerous wineries nearby, visit organic farms, cheesemakers, participate in olive oil tastings and culinary classes. Hot air ballooning, cycling, golf, tennis, horseback riding, fly fishing, water tubing and canoeing down the Russian River are just a few of activities that will keep visitors busy.

For those of you who wish to kick back and relax, there are also numerous spas nearby and in town. Visit Calistoga to enjoy the mudbaths and waters there or visit the nearby Sonoma Mission Inn or Kenwood spa for the ultimate spa experience. There are many opportunities to participate in a yoga retreat or just take a class to keep your practice current. All are conveniently located nearby.

For all of you who are deeply connected to mother earth through food, the Sonoma Valley is your oyster. World class restaurants, farmers markets, opportunities to purchase directly from the farms themselves, culinary schools, farm trail tours, cheese making trail tour are all at your fingertips.

The Sonoma Valley has a large Latino community which is reflected in its rich history, arts and architecture and plethora of opportunities to sample the cuisine ranging from restaurants, to the vibrant food trucks and Latin markets.

The theater and arts is alive and well in Sonoma. See live performances at nearby Jack London State park summer theater, make a short trip to Santa Rosa, or Sonoma State College.

All in all, Sonoma is able to provide a full spectrum of activities and choices for everyone, young and old. However, if you just want to escape from the fog in your life, come and relax in the warmth and natural beauty of Sonoma to get away from it all.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • North View Of Pool

    North View Of Pool

  • Living/Dining


  • Dining table view

    Dining table view

  • Kitchen


  • Breakfast nook

    Breakfast nook

  • Master ensuite bathroom w/ shower

    Master ensuite bathroom w/ shower

  • Bathroom 2 w/ Tub/shower Combo

    Bathroom 2 w/ Tub/shower Combo

  • Outdoor Entertaining space

    Outdoor Entertaining space

  • Outdoor Dining Area

    Outdoor Dining Area

  • BR Cohn Winery on Highway 12

    BR Cohn Winery on Highway 12

  • Di Rosa Art Preserve

    Di Rosa Art Preserve

  • Red Barn Store @ Oakhill Farms on Highway 12

    Red Barn Store @ Oakhill Farms on Highway 12

  • Pool view

    Pool view

  • Living room

    Living room

  • dining room

    dining room

  • kitchen view

    kitchen view

  • Masterbedroom


  • Queen Room

    Queen Room

  • Bedroom3: Twin Room

    Bedroom3: Twin Room

  • Lounge View

    Lounge View

  • Pool party

    Pool party

  • Buena Vista Winery

    Buena Vista Winery

  • Spring Lake Park, Santa Rosa

    Spring Lake Park, Santa Rosa

  • Dusk


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This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Friday, October 07, 2016

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