Downtown Large Custom Indoor/Outdoor Home(17 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Spacious Multi-Level Home One Block From Downtown!
This 2,500 square foot Craftsman-style home is modern but comfortable. The sun-drenched open-style floor plan features four bedrooms, four baths, a separate studio, indoor/outdoor accessibility from almost every room, high ceilings, wide-plank hardwood floors, a chef's kitchen, multiple dining areas (a dining table, counter seating, and island seating), and a three-sided Art Nouveau fireplace.
The spacious kitchen offers a rare Kinawa Satin granite countertop and zinc counter accent, plus an imported Italian gas range, wine refrigerator, coffee maker, microwave, and stainless steel appliances. The adjoining deck has a bird's eye view of the yard below, rolling hillsides, and the quaint details of the picturesque hamlet of downtown Mill Valley, located 20 minutes north of San Francisco's iconic Golden Gate Bridge.
The four bedrooms are located downstairs. The master bedroom features a four-poster bed, en suite bathroom with a luxurious rain shower and deep soaking tub, walk-in closets, and a private deck. There is an additional full bath and three guest bedrooms, each opening out to a deck and lawn, offering a perfect flow for entertaining and family activities. The stacked washer/dryer is also located on the lower level.
There are two TVs: in the living room and master bedroom. A $20 AppleTV credit is reserved for the duration of each guest stay. No stereo system, no gate clicker.
The main outdoor space is highlighted by a giant Redwood tree, a hot tub hugged by bamboo, and a custom water feature ideal for relaxing and entertaining. The studio includes a bathroom and is a sweet spot to unwind with a good book and a glass of wine.
Despite being located in downtown Mill Valley, the home feels very private. In the front, there is a custom-made automated steel passenger gate that opens onto a private courtyard with room for two cars, spacious storage lockers perfect for bikes, outdoor equipment, or children's necessities.
Walk Score of 90 out of 100. This location is a Walker’s Paradise so daily errands do not require a car.
Nearby parks include Old Mill Park, Old Mill Park and Norris Memorial Park.
This spacious and inviting home welcomes locals, travelers, families, and dog owners (with an additional pet deposit) and is available for a minimum of three nights, with discounts applied to weekly and monthly rentals.
Please be advised that rates are higher during the Mill Valley Film Festival (October), Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years Eve.
This property is managed, maintained, and marketed by ConciergeMarin.
Note: We also manage two more stunning homes in Mill Valley, one near downtown (sleeps 4) and one in Sycamore Park (sleeps 6). Please inquire with us about these other properties if you feel a smaller place would better suit your needs.
Member since: 2010
- 2500 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 8
- Children Welcome:
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- Satellite / Cable:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Recreation Center
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Bird Watching
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Living Room:
Behind the private electric steel gate, there is room for two cars. On the street there is usually easy, non-metered parking; around the corner is metered. Public parking lot next door is day-use only...moreless
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine:
- Deck / Patio:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Standard Rate <6 Guests
Feb 8 - Oct 4, 2017
3 night min stay
MV Film Fest
Oct 5 - Oct 15, 2017
3 night min stay
Nov 22 - Nov 27, 2017
3 night min stay
Christmas/New Years 2017
Dec 21 - Jan 1, 2018
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Weekly clean for 7+ days $150
- Property Damage Protection $59
- Cleaning Fee <6 adults $300
- Cleaning Fee >6 adults $200
- Pet Fee for two dogs $200
- Pet Fee $100
- Refundable Damage Deposit $400
- Tax Rate 12%
$200 non-refundable cleaning fee for parties of up to 6 adults; $300 non-refundable cleaning fee for parties of 6 adults or more. 1 dog is $100 additional fee, 2 dogs is $200 additional fee.
Check in is 4pm, check out is 11am. If you need to change this, please let us know and we will try to accommodate you!
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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This stunning home is located just a few minutes from the majestic Redwoods of Muir Woods while also being about 5 minutes from the 101 Freeway, about 30 minutes' drive to Stinson Beach, about 45 minutes from rural West Marin (a foodie haven), Sonoma County (wine tasting), and Berkeley (cultural events).
Year Purchased: 2015
About the owner: Through my hospitality company, ConciergeMarin, it's my pleasure to manage, market, and maintain this property for the owners.
Why the Owner Chose Mill Valley, CA, USA:
This home appeals to city dwellers who seek open space and privacy but want to be close to the many charming offerings of downtown Mill Valley. Note: We also manage another stunning home near downtown Mill Valley, a mid-century modern-inspired 2 BR / 2 BA home through the Redwood grove off East Blithedale. Please inquire with us about this other property if you feel a smaller home would better suit your needs.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Your own private oasis walking distance to the great Redwoods, the charming shops and bistros, the award-winning library, live music venues, the European-style Depot Bookstore and Plaza, and plenty of festivals including the Mill Valley Film Festival (October), Mill Valley Arts Festival (September), the Dipsea Race (spring) and more!
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An inviting yet secure private entrance welcomes you and your guests...
The stunning art nouveau, 3-sided gas fireplace is enclosed with glass
The casual dining area completes the open living room floor plan
Additional seating at the open bar area enjoys a great view of the trees & yard
The view from the kitchen deck into the back yard & toward downtown Mill Valley
The view from the hot tub! Studio now features book library, fridge/sink, toilet
The two-level side yard extends from the studio and hot tub to the 3 bedrooms
The view of the studio from the side yard
A custom, motorized steel gate provides privacy for two cars. Street parking too
The first of three separate bedrooms, all share a full bath and are downstairs
The 3rd of 3 separate bedrooms has twin/full convertible bed & shares full bath
The jewel destination of the expansive yard
Entertaining is easy with no wall separating the living and dining areas
A large custom marble kitchen island is a favorite gathering spot
Each space on the upper floor flows into the next...
The view to the back yard from the private Master Bedroom deck
Another favorite outdoor gathering spot is under a giant Redwood near the studio
Side yard view from the gated parking area; 3 bedrooms have private yard access
The Master bathroom is en suite and features a huge tiled shower and soaking tub
The Master bedroom has its own private deck, king size bed, TV, bathroom
The second of three separate bedrooms, all share a full bath and are downstairs
A majestic, old growth Redwood shades the side patio lounge area
This listing was first published here in 2015.
Date last modified - Friday, March 24, 2017
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