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Serendipity - Breathtaking oceanviews with beach access path steps away.

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 2,250 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 0 - 6 nights

Overview

About the property

5 Bedrooms, 3.5 Baths, Sleeps 14

Serendipity and all it offers is truly inspirational. This is a fantastic 3+bedroom vacation rental along the ocean, the beach and 10-Mile River north of Fort Bragg. The spacious home offers lots of room to roam with 3 bedrooms, an alcove, 3 baths and lots of pullouts and room to sleep up to 14 people. But there’s more - a fun-filled game room, fully equipped stainless-steel kitchen, a separate guest cottage right on the property, a private hot tub, and breathtaking views of the California coast - making it the perfect setting for your next family reunion or holiday gathering! The home is ideally located across the street from beach access (at 10 Mile River & Seaside Beach), just five minutes away from whale watching and collecting sea shells at MacKerricher State Park, 14 minutes to antique shopping and restaurants in Fort Bragg and if you want to stretch it a bit, just another 8 minutes down the road to Mendocino and don't forget the hot tubing right outside your back door on a 24 foot by 24 foot redwood deck.

The home will instantly relax you with heated tile flooring, a gas fireplace, a large chocolate-leather sectional sofa with a chaise lounge, and enough space for all your guests to get cozy. A stained glass window depicting life undersea becomes the beautiful focal point of the open-concept living room. The carved-wood media center offers a flat-screen TV, CD player, DVD library and player, and cable. Just around the corner, a separate entertainment nook has a second TV with a Nintendo Wii - so from family movie nights to gaming marathons, you can create memories in even the dreariest weather.

A fully-equipped, stainless-steel kitchen will allow you to serve guests in comfort… or, if you prefer, someone can serve you in comfort. Kitchen accessories include a dishwasher, French door refrigerator and ice maker, double sink, oven, and stove. The kitchen island will keep you from brushing elbows while preparing the big meal, and three bar stools around the island for relaxing and visiting with the chefs of your group. The early risers can enjoy a large pub style table with 4 chairs next to large picture windows to catch a peek at the outdoor wildlife. Just off the living area is a formal dining room and table for ten. The garage has been set up as a game room, offering 2 red leather futons, a wood table for six to deal out a game of Texas Hold 'Em, a foosball table, a ping-pong table, and plenty of storage space for your beach bags and mountain bikes. Outdoor games such as volleyball, horseshoes, and croquet are included. When game time's over, lounge outside in patio furniture on the deck or in the private hot tub, open a bottle of wine, and watch as waves crash into the shore and wildflowers rollick in the wind. The charcoal grill and private hot tub will allow you to keep the fun outdoors and take advantage of the fresh ocean air. The 3,200-square-foot home and its cozy cottage sleeps 14 guests. The first Bedroom is the Master Suite with a California King bed and a twin trundle bed, it has a huge bathroom with a large jetted tub and luxurious over-sized shower. This room connects directly to the outdoor redwood deck as well. The second bedroom offers a queen-size bed, private bathroom, and patio access. The third bedroom is more like a spacious nook including a queen size bed, a large couch and a TV. The fourth bedroom has a sofa sleeper that makes out into a queen bed. These rooms share a full bathroom with shower. The separate cottage offers a wonderful spot for a couple or a small family who might prefer a little extra privacy. In the cottage, there's a king bed, a queen sleeper sofa with upgraded mattress, and a half-bath, There's also a cozy gas stove and cable TV, so if the cottage's occupants don't feel like socializing with a big group, they can still relax and enjoy their own private getaway. It’s “Serendipity”. (please note there is an additional charge for use of the cottage if the number of guests is 10 or less) To see all photos and details visit our website.

More Details

Property Manager
Mendocino Preferred Vacation Rentals
Member since: 2007
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within a few hours
Calendar last updated:
February 19, 2018

Amenities

Fort Bragg House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Floor Area:
  • 2250 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:30 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Min. age of primary renter: 0
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • 2 King beds, 2 Queen beds, 3 Sofa Beds, 2 Other beds
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(39 traveler reviews)

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Serendipity - Breathtaking oceanviews with beach access path steps away.
average rating of 4.8974357 based on 39 reviews
Paradise, CA
5

Perfect Home away from Home!

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

This was our 6th stay at Serendipity and number 7 is already booked. We love coming here for many reasons, Of course the ocean and 6 days of sun in February, what more could you ask for. Well the house is perfect also and we noticed a lot of recent upgrades. Thank you! Mendocino preferred was very helpful when we needed them. See you soon.

  • Submitted: Feb 19, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: Mendocino Preferred Vacation Rentals
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Oroville, CA
5

My Favorite Vacation Rental

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

The house was beautiful and large enough to fit our whole family. The photos truly don’t do the house justice. The house is right across the street from my favorite beach (seaside creek beach) and the house is located in a great neighborhood. Just know the steps down to the beach are quite steep and the railing is what looks like a garden hose, not the sturdiest. The house itself was more than occomdating and it is beautifully furnished. We all had trouble working the stove and microwave, but eventually we figured it out. Overall our stay was wonderful and we look forward to staying here again.

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: Mendocino Preferred Vacation Rentals
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Truckee, CA
5

Wonderful stay

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

We had our family reunion Christmas celebration here!! Everyone enjoyed the property!!! The house was very clean and everything as it was described. We were close to the beach, which was a big hit!!! We will definitely plan another stay there!!!!

  • Submitted: Feb 1, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: Mendocino Preferred Vacation Rentals
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Oroville, CA
5

Serendipity Christmas Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

Fantastic!! We had an outstanding Christmas vacation at Serendipity. The house was great for our large crew and the location was perfect. One of the highlights of the location was the quick walk down to a great beach that we all could enjoy. We were also able to enjoy whale watching, a day trip to the red woods, deep sea fishing, glass beach and many of the other great beach access areas. If we have another large crew, we will be back!

  • Submitted: Jan 18, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: Mendocino Preferred Vacation Rentals
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Marysville, CA
3

Thanksgiving

  • 3 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

Love the house, have stayed there for several years. The house was very clean, plenty of towels, etc. The only problem is that the cottage had some kind of flying bug on the ceiling fan ceiling fan and when it was turned on the bugs fell on the hide-a-bed. My granddaughters refused to sleep in it. The oven in the kitchen is confusing to operate. A manual would be nice. The kitchen could use a few more glasses, with 12 of us they ran out fast. We cooked our Thanksgiving dinner there and could not find a mixer to make our mashed potatoes. I realize some people abuse the cookware, especially the non-stick pans. If we stay again, I will bring my own. Don't like to cook in ones that are scratched, especially with children there. Otherwise our stay was pleasant.

  • Submitted: Nov 28, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: Mendocino Preferred Vacation Rentals
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Chico, CA
5

Loved our stay!

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

We came to stay at beautiful serendipity in Fort Bragg to celebrate my dads birthday with my entire family! What a treat ! Everything was super comfortable, and the house was stocked with all sorts of thoughtful amenities!

  • Submitted: Nov 9, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • PLEASE NOTE the rates shown above do not include all fees and taxes. You can also see full rate details by clinking on the Detailed Price link on this page. The rates are based on the number of bedrooms needed. Please call us at 800-942-6300 for any questions or to make a reservation and to avoid any additional online charges.

    SPECIAL RATES??? YES!... NOVEMBER THROUGH APRIL
    Stay 2 or more nights, get an additional night FREE. Not available during holiday periods. For online bookings please note once you have completed the booking we will adjust the rental amount to include the free night and contact to confirm your reservation.

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