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Beautiful Mountain Top Retreat less than 10 mins from downtown Healdsburg!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,700 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms, 2 baths home, 7 mins to Healsburg & walking distance to the river!

MTR is a perfect starting point to Alexander Valley and Dry Creek wineries and a short walk to the banks of Russian River where you can float, kayak, paddle board or just lay in the sun.

Nested on Fitch Mountain, MTR is in the heart of nature. You are close enough to downtown Healdsburg (less than 10 mins by car) yet far away to enjoy some peace and quiet.

Enjoy a glass of wine while taking in the exquisite views from the backyard in a very quiet and relaxing environment.

Our elegant 3 story-home is limited to 6 overnight guests. There is a total of 3 bedrooms, 2 with queen size beds, and one bedroom with 2 twin beds (each room is on a separate floor which provides more privacy)

Our gourmet contemporary kitchen is fully equipped for the chefs among you. Our 3 ovens make cooking multiple dishes a much easier task. Off the kitchen is a cute breakfast nook area for 4.

The open living / dining area upstairs makes it perfect to gather around a meal with friends or family. Enjoy your own space with a separate bedroom / bathroom area downstairs. The 3rd room is off the 2nd bedroom (though at a lower level) and shares a master bath that is located in the 2nd bedroom. Please note that in order to access the bathroom you must enter the 2nd bedroom.

Our garage has been converted into a very fun game room which includes a pool/ping pong table, darts and a keyboard.

There are activities to interest everyone, from swimming, to winery tours, hiking, biking, kayaking, playing games in our garage, and the myriad of top restaurants in town. Healdsburg historic plaza is a great place to start your day for a cup of coffee or to end it by visiting one of the many wine tasting rooms and restaurants.

We love our backyard and the coziness of our home. We love hanging out in downtown Healdsburg yet get a complete different experience when we come home. We are convinced you will enjoy it as much as we do.

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- Before inquiring please CHECK our CALENDAR. It is always up to date so if the days you are interested in are open it means our home is available.

- There is a minimum of 3 to 4 nights for major holidays (Labor Day, 4th of July, Thanksgiving, Christmas etc...)

- It's a bit of a windy road to get up to our secluded retreat.

- This is a 3 level home so there are lots of steps which may not be ideal for someone with mobility issues.

- There is off-street parking for 3 cars right in front of our home

We look forward to hearing from you!

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Transient Occupancy Tax Certificate No. 1395N

More Details

Owner
Nez & Brent
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, french, spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 20, 2017

About Nez & Brent

We love to travel and discover new cultures. Traveling is our passion. Healdsburg is our little sanctuary to relax from our busy daily lives. We love being in the middle of nature and walking distance to the river where we spend our summers floating and relaxing. We also love the proximity to town and to all the wonderful world class restaurants and wineries.

Why Nez & Brent chose Russian River

We got married in Healdsburg so this place is very special to us.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Nez and Brent were beyond wonderful. As soon as our request was accepted Nez emailed me a detailed outline about various restaurants, tasting rooms, wineries, and other activities in the Healdsburg area. All were very helpful — especially the restaurants! Their home is no more than a 10 minute drive from the center of town. It is beautifully situated in the mountains and has a gorgeous outdoor area to sit and enjoy wine after a relaxing day. My family and I could not have picked a better place to stay, or more welcoming people than Nez and Brent.
May 2015
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Amenities

Healdsburg House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Double shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Bathtub fits 2 to 3 people confortably
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(62 traveler reviews)

Beautiful Mountain Top Retreat less than 10 mins from downtown Healdsburg!
average rating of 4.903226 based on 64 reviews
5

The owner's description was spot on for this lovely holiday home - we enjoyed our stay immensely!

  • 5 of 5

A perfect base to explore the area from.

We were a party of 5 with 2 kids (10 and 13), parents and grandfather (72). The three levels were great to provide just the right amount of space for us all, and we appreciated the little welcoming touches our hosts had provided. Our kids were delighted with the games room and those inner tubes were great for our day at Spring Lake. Wish we could have stayed longer!

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The property was as advertised including the numerous steps to access the property.

  • 5 of 5

We had a terrific family visit to Healdsburg. Nez could not have been more accommodating including checking with me about the number of stairs before booking our family. We were able access both Sonoma and Napa from the house as well as the coast. Our pace was decidedly slow, so the location was perfect in its privacy and solitude.

Finally, the quality of the hosts adds a great deal to a visit. Nez made sure we celebrated my mother's birthday with sweet treats- a treat that was in no way required but much appreciated.

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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not what I expected

  • 3 of 5

The house was not easy to find and there are 48 steps from the road to the door with the lock, not easy for people with knee problems and/or alot of luggage. The house was very clean and well equipped. The bottom bedroom occupants have to go up a flight of stairs and thru the bedroom on the middle floor to use the bathroom. The soaking tub was a delight. All and all it was more than adequate for my needs but much farther away from town than anticipated

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We appreciate your feedback and are sorry to hear this is not what you expected. Our listing clearly states that our home is not meant for guests with mobility issues and that we have a lot of steps which lead to an incredible view. Same goes for the shared bathroom. The fact that our home is secluded while very close to town is what makes it so special and what our guests love. We are glad however to hear that everything else was more than adequate for your needs. Nez & Brent
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5

Terrific weekend!

  • 5 of 5

My family of 4 stayed at Nez and Brent's place for a weekend in May. We have stayed throughout Sonoma over the years at many other beautiful homes.

We really enjoyed our stay at Nez and Brent's. Everything was as described on the site. The views are peaceful and bright. The location is quite unique - its only a 10 minute drive from downtown Healdsburg, but feels much farther. The home is adjacent to the Russian River, on the slopes of a small mountain that sits between town and the river. There is a cool (but steep) hiking trail to the top of the mountain that we enjoyed.

  • Submitted: May 14, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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What a Great Retreat!

  • 5 of 5

My girlfriends and I stayed at this wonderful property last weekend! The entire process from start to finish was seamless - I simply put in a request, the stay was confirmed, payment was easy & we received the most perfect email with explicit instructions on everything from how to access the property to local dinner recommendations. I would highly recommend! Thanks again, Nez & Brent!

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Mountain Top Retreat - rest and relaxation

  • 4 of 5

Even on a rainy weekend this home is wonderful, warm and inviting. We enjoyed our adventures out an about and then looked forward to going back to our 'home' retreat. Very nice. Thank you to our gracious host and hostess.

  • Submitted: Feb 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Healdsburg House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
May 4 2017 - Aug 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$420
From
$470
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest
 
High Season
Sep 1 2017 - Oct 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
$420
From
$470
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 27 2017
3 night minimum stay
$470
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas NYE
Dec 23 2017 - Jan 2 2018
3 night minimum stay
$470
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$350
From
$398
Fri,Sat,Sun
$2,500
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $750
Cleaning $160 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

$550/night for Thur / Fri / Sat during the high season for up to 6 guests.
No smoking on the property. Please note that we have 3 to 4 nights minimum on most major holidays (Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas)
Sonoma County charges a 9% Tourist Occupancy tax on the daily rental fee which has already been factored into your total.

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.
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