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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:8
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

"SUNSET VIEW ESCAPE" - OCEANFRONT - is located in the beautiful California coast. It is situated in a perfect location on a quiet cul de sac with no traffic or noise and is nestled up against private, open space in the back. The house is designed so you are protected with mountains in the back, and directly faces the majestic pacific ocean giving an ocean view from every room in the house !!

Watch breathtaking sunsets every night as you escape from the busy noise of life. Retreat to the deck or the upstairs and watch grey whales from the spacious, 800 sq. ft. deck as they migrate Northbound in the springtime from March - June and Southbound in the fall from October - November!
Watch and listen to the crashing waves against the sea shore as you unplug and relax.
Open the front door and you are steps away to Portuguese beach, and from feeling the sand beneath your feet and the clean, crisp ocean mist upon your face.

This space is vibrant and full of life from the deer strolling through the property every morning and evening to seeing the hummingbirds dance around the purple cone bushes. Watch the hawk that sits perched atop a tree just outside the kitchen window (above the sink) or the foxes, bunnies and wild turkeys wandering about in the front yard. Look to the sky and don't miss out on bird watching from pelicans to osprey, seagulls and many others.... Happy wildlife watching :)

This quiet, heavenly place is a 4 Bedroom, 3 Bath, 3,300 sq. ft. custom built craftsman style home at the ocean's edge designed to bring the outdoors in with windows, windows, windows, everywhere including huge wood clad, picture glass sliders giving fantastic ocean views from every room in the house.

It sleeps 8 comfortably and the master bedroom features a Cal King size bed, Jacuzzi tub and a gorgeous rock fireplace with sitting area. It also comes with it's own protected, private deck with incredible ocean views. There are 3 bedrooms downstairs and 1 has a Cal King size bed and the other 2 have a Queen size bed. The 3 bedrooms downstairs also have an awesome ocean view, and their own private, protected, beautiful flagstone patio with sitting area surrounded by vibrant flowers.
Sit, relax and take in the ocean air :)
Upstairs is a living room with a beautiful rock fireplace you can snuggle up to and read a good book.

For the chefs out there, there is a fully equipped gourmet kitchen upstairs that has all stainless appliances, granite countertops, Henckel knives, a spice collection, a range of pots, pans and utensils, white tableware including serving dishes, coffee, tea and sugar. The open concept layout of the kitchen, dining, bar, and living room together with barstools in the island allow for entertaining in the kitchen. You will always be part of all the activities and also enjoy the panoramic ocean view while you cook.

There's a CD player, AM/FM radio, books, board games, kid's games & toys, puzzles and cards for fun :)
There's WIFI throughout the house and cable - over 100+ channels. Every bedroom downstairs has a SMART HDTV. The master bedroom upstairs and the TV room both have a SAMSUNG TV.
You may choose to use the television/WIFI........... or not............... disconnecting entirely from the world :)

For those on Verizon, you'll have no problem with cell service, the tower is a block behind us. For those with AT & T, you'll be forced to take a true vacation since there is no cell service unless you drive down the coast a few miles :)

All linens including beach towels, towels & wash cloths, hairdryers, iron, laundry detergent, soaps, shampoo and conditioner are provided.

Beach anyone?
Open the front door and walk to Portuguese beach. Portuguese beach is only a short 2 blocks away :) Put your feet in the sand, beachcomb or try your hand at flying a kite :)

Local attraction recommendations anyone ?
Here it goes.............
Tide pooling at Shell beach, whale watching from the deck or get up close and personal at Bodega Head / Sonoma Coast State Beach, see and learn about marine life at UC DAVIS Marine Laboratory, Hiking at Bodega Head and many other trails, Shopping, Wine Tasting at Gourmet Au Bay or Sonoma Coast Vineyards in Bodega Bay, Golfing at the Links Bodega Harbour, Horse back riding on the beach at Chanslor Ranch, Kayak tours by "The Surf Shack" on the ocean, bay, or Russian River and see marine life like seals, rays, etc., Rent surf boards and kayaks at "The Surf Shack" and explore on your own, Fish off the beach or jump on a fishing charter such as Anita's Fishing Charters, Ziplining at Sonoma Canopy Tours in nearby Occidental, and attend mass at St. Theresa of Avila in the town of Bodega which was used in the scene from Alfred Hitchock's "The Birds". Wow.......I think I got it all :)

Bodega Bay has it all for the leisurely to adventure seekers ! :)

Owner

Member since: 2015

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/06/2016

Property Type

  • House
  • 3300 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Minimum Age Limit: 25 years...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Master Suite: 1 king

    Fireplace w/sitting area,HDTV,Attached bath w/jacuzzi, views...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    SMART HDTV, Sitting area, views...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    SMART HDTV, Desk, Sitting area, Views...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    SMART HDTV, Desk, Sitting Area, Views...moreless

  • Great ocean views from all bedrooms. Master Suite has private deck & sitting area. All bedrooms downstairs & upstairs have private, protected patio with sitting area. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Master Suite: toilet, shower, jetted tub

    Jacuzzi w/inline heater, stone tile on countertops & shower ...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Beautiful travertine stone tile on countertops and in shower...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    Beautiful travertine stone tile on countertops and shower....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    60" SAMSUNG TV in TV Room (not shown in pictures), SAMSUNG TV in Master Suite, SMART HGTV'S in Bedroom 1 & Bedroom 2 ...moreless

  • Toys

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    Take a relaxing stroll, just steps away to the beach. Portuguese beach is only 2 blocks away, a short walk :)...moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Breathtaking ocean views from every room in the house....moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    Feel relaxed as you gaze out to sea to your heart's content from every room in the house :) Portuguese beach is only 2 blocks away, a short walk :)...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Exotic wood dining table with seating for 8 complete with fantastic ocean views. Placemats, napkin rings and pot holders provided....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    KENMORE ELITE HE4 front loader...moreless

  • Fireplace:

    2 gas fireplaces by Fireplace Xtrordinair. The Artisan series. 1 fireplace: Living Room 1 fireplace: Master Suite ...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Central Heating....moreless

  • Internet:

    Free WIFI internet. Password protected for safety....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    The living room is centered around the beautiful fireplace w/comfortable seating: Leather 3 person couch & chair & 2 wicker chairs TV ROOM: NOT SHOWN SAMSUNG 60" TV, 2 person couch & 2 chairs...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    12 Cup Programmable Coffee Maker Electric Tea Kettle...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    12 white place settings including dinner plates, appetizer plates, bowls, cups and sake shot glasses, eating utensils, wine glasses, blender, knives, many, many, various shaped white serving bowls...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Thermador Stainless steel...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Gourmet fully equipped kitchen with ocean view, all stainless appliances, granite countertops, island w/seating. Open concept living room, bar,dining & kitchen. Always feel like part of the activities...moreless

  • Microwave:

    JENN-AIR Convection Microwave...moreless

  • Oven:

    JENN-AIR stainless steel convection oven...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Coffee, Tea, Spices in pullout spice rack, sugar, salt & pepper...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    JENN-AIR double door stainless steel...moreless

  • Stove:

    JENN-AIR four burner stainless gas stove....moreless

  • Toaster:

    KITCHEN AID toaster (2 pieces of bread at a time)...moreless

Outside

  • Boat:

    Jump on Miss Anita Fishing Charters / 4.7 miles away & catch salmon, rock cod, ling cod, halibut, dungeness crab, albacore, and giant Humbolt squid. ...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Protected 800 Sq. Ft. Deck with glass railing, panoramic views of the ocean...moreless

  • Golf:

    The Links at Bodega Harbour Golf Course is only 7 miles away or you can try Russian River Northwood Golf Club in Monte Rio / 14.3 miles away....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Rent kayaks, paddle boards, and surf boards to cruise the ocean, bay or Russian River at Bodega Bay Surf Shack/6 miles away. Kayak Lessons and tours are offered from leisurely to challenging....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Huge lawn in front yard for kids to play in :) All of the bedrooms downstairs have a protected, private patio with beautiful proteas, purple cone flowers, and many other beautiful flowers....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear:

    Rent water sports gear at Bodega Bay Surf Shack / 6 miles away....moreless

 

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Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$795
$3,975

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • CLEANING FEE $200
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $750
  • Tax Rate 9%

Notes:

NOVEMBER TO MAY SPECIAL: ****STAY 2 NIGHTS - 1 NIGHT FREE !!!

CHRISTMAS / NEW YEAR'S SPECIAL: ****STAY 5 NIGHTS - 2 NIGHT'S FREE !!!

$795 PER NIGHT - 2 NIGHT MINIMUM

**** HOLIDAYS THAT FALL ON A MONDAY ARE 3 NIGHT MINIMUM

****CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR'S: 4 NIGHT MINIMUM STAY

TAXES NOT INCLUDED (9%)

Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Location

83 Miles
Nearest Airport
San Francisco International Airport
5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
The Tides Wharf Restaurant & Bar
56 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Larkspur Ferry Terminal
7 Miles
Nearest Golf
The Links at Bodega Harbour
69 Miles
Nearest Train
AMTRAK at Berkeley, CA
0.71 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 1
4 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Terrapin Creek Cafe & Restaurant
0.71 Miles
Nearest Beach
Portuguese Beach

Car: Recommended

The beautiful coastal town of Bodega Bay offers both vibrant and "put-your-feet-in the sand" activities alike.

For those seeking escape from the daily noise of life you can simply open the front door and stroll to Portuguese beach :)

You can put your feet in the sand and take in the sound of the waves, beachcomb or have fun flying a kite :)

Want to explore other beaches? There are many to choose from including Doran Beach, Salmon Creek, Shell Beach, Goat Rock State Beach, Bodega Head / Sonoma Coast State Beach and many, many more.

Shell Beach is a favorite among marine life seekers since it is the best for tide pooling. Many schools use this location as an outdoor classroom to study tidal pool marine life.

Whale watching? You don't have to leave the house. From the deck, you can see the whales migrate Northbound March - June and Southbound October - November. Want a closer look? Grey Whales come closest to the shore at Bodega Head / Sonoma Coast State Beach / 7 miles away.

More marine life? The UC DAVIS Bodega Bay Marine Laboratory is a must. See colorful local fishes, invertebrates, kelp forest, anemones, local, unique marine creatures, and a tidepool mesocosm display. Open most Fridays from 2-4pm for groups of 10 people or less otherwise call for tour schedule.

Hiking? Enjoy the fantastic ocean views on the hiking trail that begins in the shell beach parking lot or walk across Highway 1 and hike up the "Dr. David Joseph Memorial Pomo Canyon Trail", a former Native American trading route. It climbs 700 ft. through redwood forests and grassy hillsides. It also has fantastic views of the coast from several locations. For another challenging hike, try the Bodega Head / Sonoma Coast State Beach hiking trail and there are many, many other hiking trails.

If you are a golfer then The Links at Bodega Harbour is for you and only 7 miles to happiness :)

If you enjoy horseback riding on the beach then you are in luck! You are only 3 miles away from Chanslor Ranch.

Perhaps you are an adventure seeker. No worries. We got you covered. You can rent kayaks, paddle boards, and surf boards to cruise the ocean, bay or Russian River at Bodega Bay Surf Shack / 6 miles away. Kayak Lessons and tours are offered from leisurely to challenging. You will encounter, seals, rays, and marine life all with an explanation of history and marine life.

More Adventure? Fishing anyone? You can fish right off the beach or jump on one of the local charters like Miss Anita Fishing Charters / 4.7 miles and catch salmon, rock cod, ling cod, halibut, dungeness crab, albacore, and giant Humbolt squid. Yummy.

Ziplining anyone? Sonoma Canopy Tours / 17 miles away in Occidental, CA is a short drive away. Enjoy soaring from tree to tree complete with panoramic forest views, deep ravines and an adrenaline rush not to be forgotten!

An Alfred Hitchcock fan? Visit the church in one of Alfred Hitchcock's scene "The Birds" in the town of Bodega / 10 miles away. Don't forget to stop into the Bodega Country Store across the street featuring the largest Hitchcock memorabilia from "The Birds".

Wine Tasting Anyone?

You are 5 miles away from enjoying great wine :)

Visit Gourmet Au Bay Waterside Wine bar & Tasting Room and Sonoma Coast Vineyards.

If you are feeling like taking a day trip, you can visit many other great Sonoma County Wineries at wineroad.com .

Shopping? Salt Water Taffy Anyone?

Enjoy salt water taffy at Patrick's of Bodega Bay, the pink and white striped candy store. There are also many shopping choices in town like Candy & Kites, Second Wind, Harbor View Gifts (The Tides Restaurant Gift Shop), East Shore Outfitters, Gourmet Au Bay, Bodega Bay Surf Shack, and Northern Light Surf Shop (in town of Bodega).

Massage? Day Spa Anyone?

Visit Bodega Bay Massage / 4. 5 miles away or Bodega Bay Lodge / 6.5 miles away for a relaxing massage.

If you are up for a SPA DAY then Osmosis Day Spa is a must.

You are only 15 miles away from enjoying the only day spa in the U.S. that offers a Cedar Enzyme Bath, a rejuvenating heat treatment from Japan. Also, the beautiful Japanese inspired bonsai and bamboo gardens are breathtaking.

YOU MUST, MUST, MUST WALK ACROSS THE STREET TO WILD FLOWER BREAD BAKERY !!!

The bread is baked in a wood fired brick oven and are the best sourdough bread, scones and biscotti's I've ever tasted!! They sellout daily of the whipping cream scones (apricot, white chocolate, ginger,double chocolate, espresso, hazelnut). Also yummy is the cheese fougasse bread, goat flat bread, Bohemian(apricot, orange, pecan), and the Egyptian(pear, fig and candied ginger). Everything is soooo good! People drive from all over the bay area to this wonderful place :)

If you'd like more information on what Bodega Bay has to offer please go to "www.visitbodegabayca.com".

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: Standing on a wobbly ladder, unstable on the uneven terrain, dreaming of how to design the house for the most fantastic ocean views.........This is how my husband, Rob, and I started our adventure here in Bodega Bay. Rob designed and built this incredible property in 2005 and designed it so every room in the house would have a view including our guests. Rob has a passion for designing and building homes, so we hope you enjoy the attention to detail in this craftsman style home. Rob grew up in Carmichael and I grew up locally in Healdsburg. I moved away for college, met Rob & later introduced him to Sonoma County's finest - THE OCEAN & WINE COUNTRY. After that, we just couldn't stay away from this beautiful place. Rob & Sandy :)

Why the Owner Chose Sereno del Mar, CA, USA:
There is an empty chair on the deck with your name on it :) The sun is upon your face as you gaze out into the breathtaking endless ocean admiring the crashing waves :) Beverage in hand, mountains at your back, wildlife wandering about and all this in the midst of good company; family and friends. Does it get much better than that? "B.E.A.C.H. - BEST ESCAPE ANYONE CAN HAVE " We hope you will love "SUNSET VIEW ESCAPE" as much as we do and hope this peaceful place awakens the senses and soothes the soul :)

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Watch breathtaking sunsets every night as you escape from the busy noise of life while snuggling up in front of the living room or master bedroom fireplace. Admire the colors in the sunset as you toast with a glass of wine at the end of the day, in the Jacuzzi, recalling the day's wonderful adventures. Come unplug and relax :)


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Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/06/2016

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Photos

  • "SUNSET VIEW ESCAPE"

    "SUNSET VIEW ESCAPE"

  • Master Bdrm: Far left Living & TV Rm: Center Kitchen: Far right
2 oBdrms: Dwnstr

    Master Bdrm: Far left Living & TV Rm: Center Kitchen: Far right 2 oBdrms: Dwnstr

  • Living Room (2nd floor)
Cozy up to the rock fireplace & enjoy the ocean view :)

    Living Room (2nd floor) Cozy up to the rock fireplace & enjoy the ocean view :)

  • Bar & Fully Equipped Gourmet Kitchen (2nd floor)

    Bar & Fully Equipped Gourmet Kitchen (2nd floor)

  • TV ROOM (TV, bath, fold-
out couch)

    TV ROOM (TV, bath, fold- out couch)

  • Master Suite (2nd floor):
Samsung TV & armoire

    Master Suite (2nd floor): Samsung TV & armoire

  • Master Suite (2nd floor):  View from bed toward's master bath.

    Master Suite (2nd floor): View from bed toward's master bath.

  • Master Bath (2nd floor):
Drink a glass of wine & enjoy the view.

    Master Bath (2nd floor): Drink a glass of wine & enjoy the view.

  • Bedroom 1 (1st floor)

    Bedroom 1 (1st floor)

  • Bedroom 1 (1st floor): SMART HDTV, armoire & sitting area.

    Bedroom 1 (1st floor): SMART HDTV, armoire & sitting area.

  • Bedroom 3 (1st floor)

    Bedroom 3 (1st floor)

  • Bath 1 (1st floor): Travertine stone tile countertops.

    Bath 1 (1st floor): Travertine stone tile countertops.

  • DECK  (2nd floor):

    DECK (2nd floor):

  • Living Room (2nd floor):  Panoramic ocean views !

    Living Room (2nd floor): Panoramic ocean views !

  • Dining & Bar (2nd floor)

    Dining & Bar (2nd floor)

  • TV ROOM
(FOLD-OUT COUCH)

    TV ROOM (FOLD-OUT COUCH)

  • Master Suite (2nd floor)

    Master Suite (2nd floor)

  • Master Suite: (2nd floor): View from bed. Gorgeous rock fireplace & sitting area

    Master Suite: (2nd floor): View from bed. Gorgeous rock fireplace & sitting area

  • Master Bath (2nd floor):
Jacuzzi with inline heater, shower with 2 shower heads

    Master Bath (2nd floor): Jacuzzi with inline heater, shower with 2 shower heads

  • Master Bath (2nd floor)

    Master Bath (2nd floor)

  • Bedroom 1 (1st floor)

    Bedroom 1 (1st floor)

  • Bedroom 2 (1st floor)

    Bedroom 2 (1st floor)

  • Bedroom 3 (1st floor)

    Bedroom 3 (1st floor)

  • Bath 2 (2nd floor):  Travertine stone tile countertops.

    Bath 2 (2nd floor): Travertine stone tile countertops.

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This listing was first published here in 2015.

Date last modified - Tuesday, December 06, 2016

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