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Wine Country 2 bedroom Cottage (with Optional 1 bedroom Guest House)

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 950 sq ft
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedroom 1 Full-bath Cottage (& Optn'l 1 Bedrm Guest House) W/ Patio & Firepit

Located just a bike ride from Sonoma Plaza, this 1930's cottage - TOT Cert # 1190N is tastefully decorated for your enjoyment. Cottage has 2 bedrooms, and has a 4 person maximum occupancy in the main cottage itself (OPTIONALLY up to 2 additional in separate Zen Guest Cottage). Newly renovated home with a gorgeous bathroom that includes a full soaking bathtub and separate walk-in stall shower. Bedrooms include a master bedroom and a guest bedroom, both with new Queen-size Beautyrest beds. Each bedroom includes flat screen TV's. The cottage features an eat-in full kitchen, a cozy living room with a gas fireplace with web-enabled flat screen TV, and an attached dining area. All the furnishings are gorgeous, because it serves as your own private showroom furnished by a local furniture store. Of course, fast WiFi Internet is provided.

In the garage, you'll find a full laundry, and even 2 new bikes (with lock) available for your use.

The yard is fully fenced, and is is very private. There are 2 patios, one with a table & chairs under the namesake Lazy Oak Tree which seats 6 next to a burbling wine-barrel fountain and another patio just behind the house with comfortable seating around a gas firepit which is also available for your use.

- OPTIONAL 1 bedroom guest cottage (sleeps 2 additional people) located 25' from main cottage, which is available for additional charge - great if you have more than 4 people in your party (6 MAX, including cottage + guest house). Sorry - Guest Cottage is NOT available as stand-alone dwelling, only for overflow guests of Lazy Oak Cottage existing reservations, and ONLY with approval & extra rent. Inquire if you have need of more space.

The backyard includes fruit and citrus trees, as well as a vineyard of edible grapes as well as a small vegetable & herb garden for your (seasonal) use. The xeriscape landscape is easy to relax in - especially while reclining in the fun bright green Adirondack chairs near the Agave.

With its central location, Lazy Oak is a great place to use as an exploration base, or simply to get away from it all!

PLEASE NOTE: EMAIL is the best way to reach us, we travel a lot, and are often out of Verizon phone range. Usually you'll get a faster response via email.

More Details

Owner
Mike & Theresa
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 22, 2018

About Mike & Theresa

Mike & Theresa have lived in Sonoma for nearly 10 years. As local business owners, they know this small town and its attractions well, and bring a level of hospitality to the cottage which you'll appreciate!

Mike & Theresa purchased this cottage in 2012

Why Mike & Theresa chose Sonoma

Lazy Oak Cottage will be our full-time home when we retire! Sonoma is a special town; we pinch ourselves that we get to live here, and we feel very fortunate to be able to share the spectacular vistas, people, and wine with our guests!

What makes this cottage unique

Sitting in the shade of the front porch is a wonderful way to while away an afternoon. The shade from the large namesake Oak tree over the property keeps everything about 15 degrees cooler than out in the sun, and sitting there just feels somehow... right! To help enjoy the cool breeze, we've placed a teak glider bench next to the front door to enhance the experience. The travertine patio gives privacy just steps away from both cottages, and around back is a pergola with optional gas firepit and comfy chairs. A couple of chaises as well as other lounging furniture makes the backyard incredibly relaxing. Pick some tomatoes and pinch off some basil from the herb garden drizzle a little olive oil, mix in some slices of asiago cheese and you've got a wonderful, simple Mediterranean tomato salad like Nana used to make!

Amenities

Sonoma Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 950 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Theme:
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , Newly renovated
  • Beautifully renovated bathroom with soaking tub and stall shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Guest Bedroom - 1 queen , East-facing window
    Master Bedroom - 1 queen , East-facing window
    Guest Cottage - 1 queen , Separate 1 bedroom guest cottage, w bathroom: stall shower
  • Two bedrooms, both with Queen beds, one slightly larger than the other. Well appointed, with TV's and great beds. (OPTIONAL - Separate 1 bedroom guest cottage, sleeps an additional 1-2 AVAILABLE SPRING, 2014)
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • mountain biking
  • tennis
Notes:
The outdoor spaces have several areas which invite you to sit and relax... There is also a nanny by the hour available so you can enjoy the Wine Country knowing your child is well cared for - see nannyoncall.com

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(127 traveler reviews)

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Wine Country 2 bedroom Cottage (with Optional 1 bedroom Guest House)
average rating of 4.8346457 based on 127 reviews
3

Fairly nice. Not quite what I was expecting.

  • 3 of 5

Owners very nice and quick to respond when I had a question.

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
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4

Wonderful stay 2.2 miles from Sonoma Plaza.

  • 4 of 5

Great location, clean, relaxing backyard with fire pit.

  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
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4

Very nice.

  • 4 of 5

Very nice place. Well decorated.

  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
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Red Wing, MN USA
5

Beautifully decorated, cozy cottage with lovely yard.

  • 5 of 5

I would just love to return to this delightful cottage, conveniently located, charming decor, comfy furnishings, it is everything one desires in a rental!

  • Submitted: Mar 25, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
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Frankfort, IL
5

Great Stay

  • 5 of 5

Rented the house for a girls trip to wine country and we had an amazing time. House was beautiful and stocked with everything we needed! We didn't spend a ton of time in the house due to packed days, but we loved it. I would definitely rent again!

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
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4

Cozy cottage with nice renovated bathroom

  • 4 of 5

We found this to be the perfect place for our family as homebase for Napa area exploration and during a late afternoon rainy winter day. Kids had their own room with games, a TV and Disney channel, while we could read by the front room fire or watch something from all the online media options (plus WiFi) they graciously provided.

If you don’t use the cozy wine bar style kitchen to cook you are within a short driving distance (10-15 minutes) of great Sonoma food options.

The only thing to note is your car will be parked on the side of the road in front of the house. It wasn’t an issue for us at all but if you drive something exotically expensive or a very large vehicle just be aware that it will be sitting street side. If this is making you wonder about street noise, we found it very quiet at night and altogether perfect in the cozy cottage. The only real problem we had was that we didn’t have enough time to stay longer.

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
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Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Napa County
Nearest Ferry
30 Miles
Larkspur Ferry
Nearest Ski
150 Miles
Lake Tahoe
Nearest Beach
20 Miles
Bodega Bay
Car: recommended

Sonoma Valley is famous for its beautiful vistas, friendly people, and great wine! You'll be centrally located to all the Valley's attractions, and you'll enjoy great amenities at the Lazy Oak cottage to further enhance your trip.

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Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Cleaning $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

Sonoma County Tax ID: 1190N

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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