Ocean View Cottage - Romantic Getaway or Individual Relaxation Cottage

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Last updated: 09/28/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Muir Beach Ocean View Garden Cottage is a detached, stand alone cottage with full view of both little and big beach. This is the perfect place for a getaway for a single person or a couple. The cottage is rustic and a great place to launch for coastal visits, checking the local restaurants, hiking. The cottage has a refrigerator, microwave and toaster oven, it is not equipped for people who want to cook.

Walk to little beach, Pelican Inn, Zen Center, explore the Golden Gate National Recreation Area while staying in a magical, private cottage with wrap around deck for enjoying the views.

This is the place you will want to stay at to get away from it all. At the end of a road, with just the ocean in front of you. The cottage is an efficiency with a refrigerator, coffee maker, toaster, and microwave. This is not a place for cooking meals. It is for a maximum of 2 people trying to get away, hike, and enjoy the local restaurants.

Muir Beach, like most of California is experiencing a severe drought and we ask our clients to take very short showers.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 260 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Non Smoking Only
  • Not Suitable For Children
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 0 Bedrooms, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • The cottage is a stand alone part of a larger house. Guests can rent larger house for additional fee (225.00) for 1 bedroom. 700.00/night for 6 or more guests....moreless


  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television


  • Cinemas
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Shelling
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Beachfront:

    Property is located on hill overseeing the ocean and beach at Muir Beach. Walk out of front door to pedestrian path that leads down to the beach....moreless

  • Monument View:

    Muir Woods National Park located withing hiking distance or short 5 minute drive. ...moreless

  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Rural:

    Golden Gate National Recreation Area, West Marin, Coastal Marin County,...moreless

  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming


  • Dining Area


  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator:

    Small refrigerator in cottage....moreless

  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill


Write a review 4.5
from 8 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$1,050 $3,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Tax Rate 10%


The cottage has its own entrance. There are no owners on the property, you have privacy. If interested in more than a cottage w/ small fridge and coffee pot (kitchen, living room, etc) and you have a maximum (no exception) of 4 guests you can rent adjacent kitchen/living + 1 bedroom for 400.00/night. No refund after booking please purchase cancellation insurance.

Owner's cancellation policy:

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Last updated: 09/28/2016
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Muir Beach is located within the Golden Gate National Seashore, we are 5 minutes from the Muir Woods National Park and close to the towns of Mill Valley and Stinson Beach. Muir Beach is located 25 minutes from the town of Mill Valley, California. Mill Valley has 2 theaters, the Sweetwater for music venues, the Throckmorton for comedy and theater, and the Marin Theater company. The Northern California coast is one of the most beautiful coasts in the country (there I say, the world). Look us up: San Francisco and the Northern California coast.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1987

About the owner: This was the mother-in-law unit when we lived at Muir Beach. My mother liked to claim that she had the 'best view'.

Why the Owner Chose Muir Beach, CA, USA:
Because Muir Beach is stunning, private, and yet close to a world class city - San Francisco.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Great get away and launch pad location. Ideal for people who will go for hikes and explore the surroundings, enjoy local restaurants. The cottage has a refrigerator and coffee pot, it doesn't have a kitchen. This is a country/ocean cottage, not a hotel. If you are looking for amenities like a hotel can offer please check the coastal hotels.

Contact us

Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese, Some Italian and German

Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • View from cottage deck

    View from cottage deck

  • The beach in front of cottage.

    The beach in front of cottage.

  • View from deck in front of cottage

    View from deck in front of cottage

  • Cottage Bedroom

    Cottage Bedroom

VRBO #568056

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Wednesday, October 19, 2016

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