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Magnificent Ocean View, Large Private Beach House

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Loft, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

A large, private, three bedroom, two bath, house with magnificent views of the Pacific Ocean. Each bedroom is luxuriously appointed. The living room and dining area have a truly incredible six window view of the Pacific with white water waves crashing over exposed rocks. The house has a fireplace and two wood stoves, a well equipped kitchen and a large deck for enjoying the sunset. In addition to the three bedrooms is a cozy loft and quiet areas to read and relax.

You'll be a five minute walk to lovely Agate Beach, part of the Duxbury Reef Preserve. There you will find access to the Pacific Ocean, a quiet beach area and tide pools perfect for nature explorers of all ages. Nearby is also Bolinas Beach, a great place to play in the sand or take a surfing lesson from the Bolinas Surf School. A short drive by car is Stinson Beach and Point Reyes.

Close at hand are some incredible walks along the coast, including some trails into the southern end of Point Reyes National Seashore. During your stay you can also explore historic Bolinas. Founded in the 1850's, Bolinas has long served as a weekend getaway for San Franciscans, though in earlier times they would arrive by boat. Bolinas remains a great retreat and maintains a local culture shaped by the 1960's counter-culture movement.

Keywords: House Beach Bolinas Pacific

More Details

Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
December 17, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

"Heather, we had a wonderful time. The house was comfortable & well

stocked. We bought crabs off the boats, oysters at Tomales Bay & went

clamming. Our meal on Saturday night included fresh cracked crab, steamed

clams, prime rib, & barbecued oysters. The children were thrilled & thanks for

providing the high chair. Could hardly keep Anaya, grandchild, out of it. We

were delighted with the food, amazing views & sleeping arrangements. I have

recommended the house to friends & hope to find time to stay there again in

the future. Thanks for the experience & the quality time my family had

together. We also had a ping pong competition. Unfortunately I lost."

Kathy & Rick
Feb 2010
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Bolinas House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (2), Queen size bed (1), Double bed in a loft.
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • shelling
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • surfing
  • swimming


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Magnificent Ocean View, Large Private Beach House
average rating of 4.928571 based on 43 reviews
San Francisco

Perfect Bolinas Getaway House

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay in this beautiful Bolinas beach house. The views are amazing, and we walked to the beach every day. We also spent time in town and surfed "the Patch".

The kitchen was fully equipped for a birthday dinner, and the house had everything we needed.

We'd definitely stay here again. It was perfect.


  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lexington KY

A little bit of heaven

  • 5 of 5

Bolinas is our far-from-it-all-yet-SF-is-right-over-there getaway place. A new friend who joined us said, "I just want to cry every time I walk into the living room" - because the breathtaking views and down-home comfort of the house make you never want to do anything but look at the view, drink coffee, or maybe take a walk. We saw tons of wildlife including deer, fox, ravens, even a dead whale up the beach. It was all too short. We'll be back. Thanks, Rosnow family!

  • Submitted: Nov 19, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Monrovia, Indiana

The views were outstanding!

  • 3 of 5

The house was set up great for us, it had a separate downstairs with a private bath. The house overall is a little old, but sufficient for the area. The beds are super hard. The hot water heater does not keep up and could not take even to showers without it turning cold. It could have used a little better cleaning there were cobwebs everywhere. We went for the views and the area though so we're overall pleased.

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Pittsburgh, PA

This is a perfect home for a vacation with family and friends.

  • 5 of 5

The house is fully equipped with everything you need. The view is breathtaking! You can sit on the deck or in living area and watch the beautiful sunsets! The large dining table and the well equipped kitchen are perfect for enjoying meals together. We would stay here again if we make it back to lovey Bolinas !

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Special spot up north

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at this charming house. The views are breathtaking, and it was the perfect size for our family of three plus two grandparents, and would have easily accommodated another person or two. Our toddler loved the fact that we were a short walk from the beach, and that we found a baby fox curled up on the deck every morning, sunshine or fog. It's a very special place and we will definitely be back.

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Oakland, CA


  • 5 of 5

Great views, great house. We had a blast! Took a short walk into Bolinas, grilled some locally caught salmon, and took in the Pacific.

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Walk to Agate Beach, part of the Duxbury Reef Preserve, Duxbury Reef is the largest shale reef in North America, The California Academy of Science runs tide pool adventures to this reef several times a year, This amazing spot and its adjacent sand beach is a short walk from the house, Also, you'll find incredible hiking in nearby Point Reyes National Seashore and really all the surrounding areas, Point Reyes or Tomales Bay make incredible day trips, Nearby Stinson Beach has a wonderful soft sand beach and places to rent sea kayaks, Horseback riding nearby, "Downtown" Bolinas has its own beach, museum, art gallery, library, general store, natural food store, plus Smiley's Schooner Saloon - in operation since the 1850's, and other interesting shops, Bolinas has very gentle waves and is a great place to learn to surf, 2Mile Surf Shop has board and wet-suit rentals and surfing lessons, there's a bike rental shop and a video/dvd rental store, See our site for more info


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $200
Tax Rate 10.0%

$500 Refundable Deposit

Refundable deposit required. We accept Check, Paypal or SquareUp.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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