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Fox Kit Cottage - Crashing Waves - Upscale Cottage

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4

Fox Kit Cottage offers a dramatic ocean experience in sumptuous comfort. There is nothing like it in Bodega Bay. Well-appointed, it has two bedrooms, one with a queen-sized bed, the other with two twin beds, and one bathroom. It is perfect for a romantic getaway or a vacation for a small family.

With its remodel in 2011, the cottage became an upscale retreat for its owners and guests. Sitting above Wright’s Beach, views dominate from nearly every room, and intense ocean scenes are customary. From the beautifully designed deck and spa you will relax, unwind and feel what the power of the sea can do to your soul.

The ocean is not the only attraction. There is wildlife everywhere. Birds, whales, and fox (the cottage’s namesake), are just a sampling of what is seen through cottage windows. From two short paths – Monterey Pine Path, and Bluff Path, you will enjoy coastal landscape and incredible views. The spacious lot hosts a majestic, intricately intertwined, 40-year old Monterey Pine tree, with a path under its canopy and a stone bench to sit and admire natural arbor artistry. The Bluff Path takes you down to a bench that sits amongst abundant fresh water springs, native foliage, with the vast ocean below.

Furnishings reflect a commitment to clean contemporary design, local art, and attention to detail. Amenities include quality bedding, thick bath towels and robes, and natural toiletries, setting this home apart from others. Those who like to cook will appreciate the 5-burner gas stove and fully stocked kitchen.

There are activities nearby for everyone: Horseback riding on the beach, surfing at Salmon Creek Beach, pampering at the Osmosis Spa, hiking among ancient redwoods at Armstrong Grove, golfing at Bodega Harbour, abalone diving, kayaking and swimming on the Russian River, zip-lining at Occidental …. The list goes on and on and we are happy to provide suggestions!

More Details

Property Manager
Beth
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
November 18, 2017

Amenities

Bodega Bay Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Queen Bedroom - 1 queen
    Twin Bedroom - 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • surf fishing
  • surfing

Reviews

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Fox Kit Cottage - Crashing Waves - Upscale Cottage
average rating of 4.8433733 based on 83 reviews
Danville, CA
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Fantastic Location

  • 4 of 5

Fantastic location right on the beach! Short drive to Bodega Bay for groceries and several restaurants. The only glitch was the lack of wi-fi which made it difficult to respond to work-related emails and the constant ringing of the land-line...it seemed someone was attempting to send a fax. We finally just unplugged all of the phones.

Home was well-stocked and very clean.

  • Submitted: Nov 9, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for letting us know about the wi-fi. It is now working well!
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5

VERY clean! Fabulous views!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at Fox Kit Cottage very much. It has to be the cleanest house we've ever stayed at! Beautiful deck and the hot tub was perfect! Fabulous views!!!!

We had a bit of a scare there the first night. We were watching a movie on TV and at 9:30 someone came knocking on our door six times hard. Scared the bejeebers out of us! We just sat still, no one was going to answer the door, it was dark outside. At 10:00 that same night the knocking started again. We still did not answer. We were all very nervous that night. There are no pull down shades on the back windows and the glass doors have no covering for them. It was quite scary and I sat up all night afraid to go to sleep.

Beside covering for the back windows it would be nice if there was a hand rail in the shower to grab onto for us older people. (The shower was big and roomy, very nice!) There were no larger glass bowls to cook food in the microwave with for dinner, but we made adjustments and just did without. Loved the Keurig coffee pot and the hot chocolate for it! Nice touch!!!

Again, the house is IMMACULATE, you could eat off the floor!!! The views are FABULOUS! The deck is SPECTACULAR! The TV is nice and LARGE! AAA+++ I would definitely stay there again, and hope no one came a knocking in the night.

  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing Views!!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful mom and daughter getaway and can’t wait to come back!!

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Amazing Ocean Views!

  • 5 of 5

My mother and I celebrated our Birthdays at this beautiful home. We couldn't have asked for anything more. Ocean views, quiet neighborhood, beautifully maintained yard & very clean house. Can't wait to visit again!

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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LOVELY HOME FANTASTIC VIEW

  • 4 of 5

We loved the house and location. Sadly, we were there during the terrible fires in Northern California and had to leave a day early. The smoke was too much for us. The house has everything and the best view. We are hoping to come back when we can access Napa and Sonoma

  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect place to get away, even for a few days

  • 5 of 5

We did not have much time to get away, but we decided we needed a break. I am so glad that we took the time to go to Fox Kits Cottage again. It feels like you are home when you arrive. The property is beautiful, well maintained landscape, immaculate throughout the house, and very comfortable. We really felt like we had gotten away. We were able to enjoy salmon at River's End in Jenner, which was delicious. It really was perfect weather and was sunny each day. I cannot wait to come back.

  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $135 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 12.0%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.