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Wine Country Estate + Suite, Pool, Great for Groups!

Sleeps18
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Perfect for large groups, corporate retreats, family reunions (no big events)

***FIRE STATUS: The property survived the fire! Utilities are down, but we expect to be up and running and ready to host starting in November. ***

With spectacular mountain-top views overlooking vineyards, this wooded, hillside resort on over 150 breathtaking acres offers utter privacy, relaxation and solitude. Relax on the wrap-around deck or float in the pool overlooking beautiful Sonoma Valley.

Gorgeous outdoor pool (not heated) is lovely during the warmer months.

The estate is large, with plenty of space for everyone to curl up with a book or splinter off to enjoy talking over a glass of wine.

Some favorite spots to spend time:

- Curling up by the fireplace in the great room

- Lounging in a wicker chair on the deck wrapping the house on 3 sides

- Swinging in the hammock or sitting in the Adirondack chairs on the large lawn

- Lounging by the outdoor pool (unheated, open for swimming Memorial Day - Labor Day)

- Enjoying quiet time in the Owners Unit (optional & additional), which has its own private deck

Furnished in warm yet sophisticated 'Sonoma Style,' the property features a dramatic great room including living, dining and kitchen in one large, open space, with panoramic views of the entire valley below. All seven bedrooms are appointed with the finest linens, down pillows and luxurious comforters. Each bathroom has its own character, each with lots of charm.

This home is perfect for large groups; from celebrating family reunions to corporate retreats to housing everyone in a wedding party under one roof. There is no other place like it on Earth.

We are about 45 minutes from Sonoma airport, and about 1.5 hours from SFO and Oakland airport.

Sleeping arrangements include:

- Bedroom #1 is downstairs - 2 Queen beds.

- Bedroom #2 is downstairs - Queen bed.

- Bedroom #3 is upstairs - King bed.

- Bedroom #4 is upstairs - Queen bed.

- Bedroom #5 is upstairs - Queen bed.

- Bedroom #6 is upstairs - 2 Twin beds.

- The final 'bedroom' is a convertible den/bedroom downstairs, and it has a pull-out sofa bed and large TV.

Bathrooms:

- 1 full downstairs

- 2 full upstairs

- 1 full in Owners Unit (optional, see below)

Additional Options:

- Add the Owner's Unit ($200/night, sleeps 2): this spacious in-law suite on the bottom floor of the house has its own private entrance, Queen bed, sitting area, TV & DVD, kitchen and bathroom. The sofa pulls out into yet another bed. The suite enjoys a full wall of windows for appreciating the breathtaking view.

- Adjacent 1 bedroom cottage property with lovely outdoor hot tub located a few minutes by foot: VRBO Listing #96018

House Rules:: No smoking indoors, no pets, and no amplified music outdoors. We cannot permit large events on the property; if you would like to host anyone in excess of the occupancy limit you must get permission from the property manager.

* We keep the calendar up to date, so be sure to check there before inquiring *

NOTE THAT HOLIDAYS OFTEN INCUR A HIGHER RATE AND HIGHER MIN NIGHTS

More Details

Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 23, 2017

About The Owner

I'm honored to manage this beautiful property. It is quite possibly the loveliest place in all of wine country, and I love helping guests experience it. This estate has been owned by the same family for several years. It is exquisitely maintained and professionally managed.

The Owner purchased this villa in 2000

What makes this villa unique

The 150 acre property is truly unique. You feel you're worlds away, but we are within short driving distance of several wine country towns.

Guestbook comments from the manager

We can't thank-you enough for allowing us to use your house this weekend for the family to stay at during the wedding!! When we got there it was so beautiful we thought we could have had the wedding there!! We felt like the entire weekend was fairy tale. It was perfect and you ordered perfect weather too.
Apr 2012
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Amenities

Sonoma Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 18
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18
  • Convertible bed(s) - 1 queen , Den has foldout sofa
  • King size beds (1) 1 King Bed, Queen size Beds (1) 5 Queen Beds (two share a room), Twin or Single Beds (1) 2 Twin Beds, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) 1 Sofa Bed in Private Den
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Notes:
The house is over 3,000 sq ft of luxurious appointments and casual elegance. The property sits on 150 acres with many trails and hills to explore. Other amenities include: porch, pool, fire pit, outdoor dining area, large outdoor picnic tables, game room with ping pong table, outdoor shower, additional in-law suite.

Reviews

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Wine Country Estate + Suite, Pool, Great for Groups!
average rating of 4.9565215 based on 25 reviews
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Amazing house for a group

  • 5 of 5

We celebrated our friend's birthday here with a group of 13 of us in late November, just a month after the Sonoma fires. While there's some evidence of fire damage on the hills, it didn't detract from the amazing view from this beautiful home. The sunsets on the deck were incredible, and the house was perfect for hosting a large group - everyone has their own rooms, but plenty of common space indoors and out for us to gather. We had a great time visiting nearby wineries. I will definitely be going back!

  • Submitted: Nov 21, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
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Moon Mountain was amazing! #SonomaStrong

  • 5 of 5

Thank you for a magical weekend in wine country. The home was large and well appointed and absolutely perfect for our couples trip away. We visited several wineries, restaurants, and shops and although we enjoyed every stop - nothing was as beautiful and peaceful as the views from the deck at Moon Mountain.

We're so happy we decided not to cancel our trip after we heard about the fires. Everyone in town was so appreciative and thankful for our visit.

We're already planning a return trip to Moon Mountain!

  • Submitted: Nov 21, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Amazing house!

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing time at Moon Mountain! It is an incredible house perfect for groups of friends or family. We had a group of 14 and had plenty of room and everyone felt very comfortable. The views are breath taking! We watched the sunset every night. We all fell in love with this house and are already planning our next trip. Driving up to the house is even an exciting and gorgeous experience. Hiking around the grounds, grilling and eating dinner out on the deck, and just relaxing in the yard were all just amazing. In our mind, there was only one problem with this house, you had to leave it.

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Unique, beautiful, and private

  • 5 of 5

14 family members in 3 generations from 2-70. Non-stop fun in pool, on veranda, water balloons on the grass, meals together, TV, board games, s'mores in the fire pit, ping pong. Huge house has plenty of room for each person to get away or be with others. Modern amenities but not so fancy that you can't relax and be comfortable. Unbelievable view! Warm, with amazing fog patterns and breezes. Only downside was weak wi-fi and cell phone service.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Moon Mountain is Amazing!

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved this amazing estate. We were a large group and it had everything we needed. We felt we weren't too far away from the wineries we were visiting and the grounds were just stunning. Pictures don't do it justice. I left the home wanting to plan my trip back. I HAVE to go back. The view and grounds were just too amazing. This home will always hold special memories to our group of friends.

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Beautiful property with view of vienyards

  • 5 of 5

We held our business meeting/retreat here for a small team of 7 people. We stayed 4 days and enjoyed the peaceful environment. The house is clean, spacious, with a gorgeous view, comfortable beds, large & fully stocked kitchen (with two dishwashers), beautiful patio and outdoor seating.

The property is conveniently located about a 15 minute drive from Sonoma square with a wonderful selection of restaurants (I recommend OSO) and coffee shops.

I highly recommend staying here!

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Overlooking a world-class winery, the property is conveniently located minutes from over 40 wineries in the Sonoma Valley, yet close to town. Enjoy easy access to wine tasting, sight seeing, shopping in the beautiful Sonoma Square, restaurants from 5 star cuisine to local burger joints, The Sonoma Mission Inn's world famous spa (at the bottom of our hill), the Sonoma Golf & Country Club golf course, Jack London state park in beautiful Glen Ellen, and much more!

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 15.0%

INQUIRE about additional spaces adjacent to the property for large groups
HOLIDAYS often require a higher rate and higher minimum nights

NO PETS, sorry!

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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