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Redwood Retreat - Upscale Vintage Home with Sunny Private Deck in the Redwoods.

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,300 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights


About the property

2 bedroom, 2 bath 1925 home has been extensively remodeled as a labor of love

Located along the Russian River between Guerneville and Healdsberg, this home will allow you to get away from it all while being close to all the things you want to do. Walking distance to Mother's Beach. Just about two miles from the nearest wineries and a short drive to Healdsberg or Guerneville.

With two bedrooms and baths the home is ideal for two couples but will sleep 6 comfortably, 4 in two queen sized beds and 2 on a fold out air mattress sofa or 2 in a daybed located in the master. We are limited by the county to 6 guest.

There is a gourmet kitchen with electric appliances including a dishwasher that is well stocked enough you can cook thanksgiving dinner.

We have a 6 person hot tub on the deck under the redwoods and starts at night.

When reserving the property, please let me know something about your group and why you are visiting the area.

Please note there is a small owners unit on site below the house you are staying in and it is occupied at the will of the owner, has a completely separate entrance and will not intrude upon your experience or privacy above. Also there is no central air conditioning but nights are predictably cool and we do provide fans.


More Details

Brett B
Member since: 2014
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 a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 10, 2018

About Brett B

I work in home improvement and live in San Francisco. I love to travel and have been using home-sharing sites for some time. I love coming north to visit the redwoods, wineries and everything Sonoma has to offer.

Brett B purchased this house in 2013

Why Brett B chose Hacienda

I loved the place from the moment I stepped foot inside the gate. The redwoods coming though the deck, the privacy, the funkiness of it all. We spent 7 months remodeling to make the place shine. I truly love the space and hope you do too.

What makes this house unique

Not far at all from River Road and Mothers Beach but far removed from it all. This is a great place to relax and reconnect. There is a very open floor plan with the living room, dining room kitchen and deck all connected. The bedrooms are tucked in the back off a more private deck.

There are great wineries, breweries and holes in the walls that serve great food.

My favorite thing to do on a hot summer day is to stash a car downstream and walk to the beach and float the day away.


Hacienda House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 35
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • No loud noises or amplified music outside after 10p to respect our neighbors.
  • Please put furniture and other items back where you found them when you arrived.
  • Please follow the check out instructions upon the end of your stay.
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Sleeper sofa in living room. Has air matress.
  • Two full bedrooms with a pull out sofa with a swanky air matress which resides in the living room. Also a day bed in the master that sleeps an additional 2
  • Books ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • water tubing


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Redwood Retreat - Upscale Vintage Home with Sunny Private Deck in the Redwoods.
average rating of 4.8923078 based on 65 reviews
Carmel, IN USA

Cozy place in the woods.

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed a nice 4 night stay at this lovely property. Nice kitchen with all of the necessities. Two comfortable bedrooms and plenty of space throughout. Beautiful deck area with a well cared for hot tub. Convenient to the coast, Armstrong Redwoods State Preserve, and wine country. Would not hesitate to stay there again. Our only minor problem was an ant invasion in the smaller bedroom which could be expected in the forest setting. It was easily remedied by the pest spray provided.

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Stay!

  • 4 of 5

Well equipped, all amenities, comfy beds, great shower, big beautiful deck with BBQ, hot tub and chiminea, easy to get to, and Brett was super responsive and wonderful host. We'd all stay there again. Thanks, Brett!

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Charming home in the Redwoods in a quiet neighborhood. Nice and relaxing!

  • 5 of 5

The home was cozy and charming. We lucked out with great weather but if it did rain, it’s a nice place to be in “stuck in the house” The windows have some character and there are a lot of them with nice views of the yard and trees. I recommend this lovely home.

  • Submitted: Feb 5, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Russian River Retreat

  • 5 of 5

We had a great last-minute stay. Brett was easy to work with and the house worked out well. You are surrounded by tall trees and it really does feel like a "birdhouse." There are some solid wineries within 15 minutes drive and similarly close to downtown Guerneville. We would certainly consider another stay in the future.

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A perfect stay

  • 5 of 5

I couldn’t have found a better spot to take my wife for her birthday. Brett was friendly and quick to respond. There are endless adventures in the area. This upscale cabin in the woods will not disappoint.

  • Submitted: Dec 7, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
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San Diego, California

Beautiful location, decor and style so comfortable.

  • 5 of 5

Nice walking around property and down to river. Secure, fenced property with beautiful landscape and trees. Deck is huge and jacuzzi is so relaxing. Electric fireplace in living room warms the whole common areas.

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
9 Miles
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Northwood Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
US 101
Nearest Restaurant
1.4 Miles
Russian River Pub
Nearest Beach
0.33 Miles
Mothers Beach
Car: recommended

The home is located in the Russian River Resort Area and is in the Russian River AVA and is surrounded by wineries.




Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50 + Tax
cleaning fee $175 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $350
Tax Rate 12.0%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Refunds are not issued inside 30 days for acts of god such as weather, natural disasters or power outages. There is small one bedroom unit below that is available for rent for larger parties or might be rented separately or owner occupied. There is a separate entrance and parking for the lower unit which is rarely used.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.