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Mother's Pearl - a stunning gem tucked right off a tree-lined street.

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Last updated: 09/28/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Treat yourself to the best Inverness has to offer with our charming Cape Code style home, ideally situated on a quiet, tree-lined street right around the corner from downtown Inverness. This four bedroom, two bath *stunner* has been impeccably styled and stocked to provide you every comfort and convenience during your West Marin getaway. Whether your time at Mother's Pearl is a quick weekend escape, or a full week of relaxing and exploring the local sights and flavors, we know you will fall in love with this gem of a home base!

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Concierge
  • Private Chef

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    Three twin beds furnished with non-toxic Keetsa mattresses, organic mattress protectors, down feather pillows and organic cotton bedding. One port-a-crib supplied....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Property manager lives two doors down so don't even think about it sneaking them in. ...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7

  • Master Bedroom - Upstairs: 1 king

    Mattress topped w/a non-toxic Keetsa latex mattress topper....moreless

  • Guest Room - Upstairs: 1 queen

    Mattress w/non-toxic Keetsa mattress topper + organic sheets...moreless

  • Bunk Room - Upstairs: 1 twin/ single, 1 bunk bed

    Bunk+trundle=3 twin (Keetsa) mattresses. All organic bedding...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Downstairs Bathroom: toilet, shower

    Located off media room. Shared with common area during day....moreless

  • Upstairs Bathroom: toilet, tub, shower

    Gorgeous! Endless hot h2o system + organic care products....moreless

  • Just to clarify, there are two full baths. VRBO sometimes lists this only a one bedroom, which is incorrect....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    One large screen tv in media room....moreless

  • Toys

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Library
  • Marina
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Less than one block from downtown Inverness....moreless

  • Rural:

    Set amidst the organic farms and oyster farms of West Marin and the Point Reyes National Seashore....moreless

  • Village:

    Near the historic village of Inverness....moreless

  • Water View:

    Partial view of Tomales Bay from two upstairs bedrooms....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Our dining table is right off the kitchen and has beautiful views of a lush green garden and children's play area. It is set up for 8, but two folding chairs in LR closet allow you to seat ten at once...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Gas fireplace does not work at this time....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Complimentary Wi-Fi...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Front door brings guests from front porch into spacious living room. Large sectional, fireplace + additional seating....moreless

  • Parking:

    Gated yard with parking for two cars. Ample street parking also available....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    In addition to plenty of plush bath towels, we also provide beach towels, located in the benches to the right of the front door. ...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Petit washer and dryer off kitchen area....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    10 cup coffee maker...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Twenty place settings provided for ease of planning and cleaning....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Our spacious kitchen is great place to cook and hang-out. We have all the basics, plus some extras too. A grocery store is just around the corner for any last minute needs....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Large Viking...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Help yourself to our basic supplies and condiments. ...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    Viking six-top gas...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Front porch has couch and rocking chair with partial view of Tomales Bay....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Kayak rentals can be found down the street at Blue Water Kayak....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Set on .25 acre with lots of room for kids to play and adults to relax...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Thanksgiving
Nov 23 - Nov 27, 2016
4 night min stay
$900
Christmas
Dec 23 - Dec 26, 2016
3 night min stay
$900
$5,400
New Year's
Dec 30 - Jan 3, 2017
3 night min stay
$900
Memorial Day
May 26 - May 30, 2017
4 night min stay
$900
Labor Day
Sep 1 - Sep 5, 2017
4 night min stay
$900
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$800

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • House cleaning $200
  • Tax Rate 10%

Notes:

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Manager's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.


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Last updated: 09/28/2016
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Location

50 Miles
Nearest Airport
SFO/OAK
0.25 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Saltwater Oyster Depot
15 Miles
Nearest Golf
San Geronimo Golf Course
0.15 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Saltwater Oyster Depot
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Chicken Ranch

Car: Necessary

There are so many things to do and see around Inverness! You can rent kayaks just a mile down the road at Blue Water Kayaking. We love to launch there and kayak across the bay to Tomales Bay Oyster Farm for fresh oysters. Grab a couple bags, bring them home, and shuck 'em at the house. There are countless quiet beaches to explore if you just head north on SFD Blvd in your car. People love to visit the Point Reyes Light House and the Miwok village right behind it. Check with the Marin Organic and MALT websites for farm tours and family days that might coincide with your stay here.

 

Manager info

About: We are the Fuchs family, and all five of us were born and raised here in Marin County. We feel so lucky to have found this amazing home with quick and easy access to so much of the beauty that West Marin has to offer.

Why Inverness, CA, USA:
Mother's Pearl stands proudly as the oldest house in Inverness. Built in 1897, it stood for the first eighteen years of its life, one lot closer to the beach until its owner had is disassembled and moved to its current location in 1915. We quite like exactly where it stands today and plan to leave it this way for a good long while!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
We are absolutely in love with this home! The welcoming exterior will draw you in, and each room has a way of telling you a different story about this beautiful home's history. It has been lovingly kept by all its owners throughout the decades, and we have gone to extra lengths to make sure every detail is one worth savoring.


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  • Mother's Pearl - a stunning gem tucked right off a tree-lined street.

    Mother's Pearl - a stunning gem tucked right off a tree-lined street.

  • Relax on the sun-drenched porch with coffee in the AM, or a drink in the PM.

    Relax on the sun-drenched porch with coffee in the AM, or a drink in the PM.

  • Spacious living room has ample seating + room for hanging out + playing games.

    Spacious living room has ample seating + room for hanging out + playing games.

  • Spacious kitchen is fully equipped to meet all your cooking needs.

    Spacious kitchen is fully equipped to meet all your cooking needs.

  • Double French doors open kitchen + dining area to a beautiful backyard!

    Double French doors open kitchen + dining area to a beautiful backyard!

  • Master bedroom looks out onto the front yard with partial view of Tomales Bay.

    Master bedroom looks out onto the front yard with partial view of Tomales Bay.

  • Guest bedroom looks out onto front yard w/partial view of Tomales Bay.

    Guest bedroom looks out onto front yard w/partial view of Tomales Bay.

  • Large full bath is shared with master, guest and bunk rooms. (Upstairs)

    Large full bath is shared with master, guest and bunk rooms. (Upstairs)

  • Fabulous tree house includes climbing wall, bridge and zip line!

    Fabulous tree house includes climbing wall, bridge and zip line!

  • Fabulous tree house includes climbing wall, bridge and zip-line!

    Fabulous tree house includes climbing wall, bridge and zip-line!

  • Across the street and on the marsh.

    Across the street and on the marsh.

  • Exploring the beauty of Abbott's Lagoon. Birds, dunes, beach + trails.

    Exploring the beauty of Abbott's Lagoon. Birds, dunes, beach + trails.

  • Exterior view of house and front porch from the hot tub.

    Exterior view of house and front porch from the hot tub.

  • Living room fireplace

    Living room fireplace

  • Dining table in kitchen nook provides seating for ten.

    Dining table in kitchen nook provides seating for ten.

  • Master bedroom with king sized bed topped with a Keetsa topper. (Upstairs)

    Master bedroom with king sized bed topped with a Keetsa topper. (Upstairs)

  • Guest bedroom has queen bed with Keetsa topper and garden views. (Upstairs)

    Guest bedroom has queen bed with Keetsa topper and garden views. (Upstairs)

  • Bunk room sleeps 3, w/non-toxic Keetsa mattresses. Toys + kids books. (Upstairs)

    Bunk room sleeps 3, w/non-toxic Keetsa mattresses. Toys + kids books. (Upstairs)

  • Aerial view of house

    Aerial view of house

  • Zip-line entertains kids for hours on end!

    Zip-line entertains kids for hours on end!

  • Rent at Blue Water Kayak + paddle 30 min. across bay to Tomales Bay Oyster Farm!

    Rent at Blue Water Kayak + paddle 30 min. across bay to Tomales Bay Oyster Farm!

  • Cows heading home and dusk to one of our local dairies.

    Cows heading home and dusk to one of our local dairies.

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This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Wednesday, September 28, 2016

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