THE PERFECT BEACH COTTAGE IN SALMON CREEK ~ OCEAN VIEWS TO 'AHH' OVER

Diana Bundy

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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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THE PERFECT BEACH COTTAGE IN SALMON CREEK ~ OCEAN VIEWS TO 'AHH' OVER

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

Overview

Bodega Bay Cottage Rental Photos and Description

2 bedrooms, 1 bath, sleeps 4 in beachy bliss ~ well behaved pets welcome!

The romance of a classic knotty pine beach cottage with white water ocean and beach views far up the Sonoma Coast is available at The Beach Cottage. This very warm, cozy and somewhat quirky cottage is decorated in authentic vintage 'beach'; colorful, joyful and fun. Bask in the views of sand, surf and Salmon Creek where it meets the sea. Watch the sun set on the ocean from your front row seat by the (gas) fireplace. Get lost in the ocean’s symphony as it crashes to shore. You can take a 5 minute stroll to the beach through our tiny hamlet on narrow streets filled with wonderful old beach houses. Take a few moments as you walk by Salmon Creek to feed the geese. The kitchen has everything necessary to create dinners of fresh seafood from the marina. Or go out to eat...there are several wonderful local restaurants. Interested in the 'art scene'? Let us know and we can provide a private artists studio tour within the village. To do or not to do...that's the question at The Beach Cottage!!

Important Note:: Please be aware that dogs are not allowed on Salmon Creek beach in order to protect the Snowy Plover, an endangered local bird. However, dogs on leash ARE allowed on the following beaches, Doran (a safe, fun place for both children and pets), Bodega Dunes, just south of Salmon Creek, Wrights Beach and Portuguese Beach, both just a very short drive north of Salmon Creek. Also, doggies ARE allowed off leash in the dunes right here around the village where they can run and run and chase all those things real and imaginary that dogs like to chase.

The Local Art Scene: There are several artists living and working in Salmon Creek village. If you would be interested in a studio tour let us know and we will set one up for you. Other local art/galleries in the Bodega Bay area include: West County Gallery (Valley Ford), Ren Brown (Bodega Bay), Local Color (Bodega Bay), Hand Goods (Occidental) and for the best bread you've ever had stop in at Wild Flour in Freestone, about 15 minutes inland through the delightful town of Bodega (where Alfred Hitchcock filmed 'The Birds').

Local Restaurants: For clam chowder you can't beat Spud Point Crab Co. on Eastshore Rd by the marina. Our best local restaurant for intimate dining, excellent food and delightful owners is Terrapin Creek Cafe, located just after the turn onto Eastshore Rd. Bluewater Bistro at the clubhouse in Bodega Harbour has great views and Thursday night jazz. The Duck Club (Bodega Bay Lodge & Spa) on the way out to Doran Beach has fabulous views and high end dining. On Friday nights the local wine shop, Gourmet au Bay, has happy hour so come enjoy some wine or beer while you sit on the back deck and enjoy the best harbor view and picture perfect sunsets.

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Diana Bundy (Owner)
Advertiser since 2006
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About Diana Bundy

We are an artist and a general contractor who have been living and working in the Bodega Bay area for over 17 years.

Diana Bundy purchased this cottage in 2004

Why Diana Bundy chose Bodega Bay

We chose this property mostly because it's across the street from our permanent residence which makes it perfect for our families to visit with all the grand children. We've lovingly upgraded the home but have been careful to maintain its unique beachy-ness and vintage, warm feel.

Why HomeAway

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
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Reviews

Reviews

4.8
based on 18 traveler reviews

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The Perfect Beach Cottage in Salmon Creek ~ Ocean views to 'Ahh' over
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 18 reviews
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The Perfect Beach Cottage in Salmon Creek ~ Ocean views to 'Ahh' over
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p248463
+1 -707-875-9609
Bodega Bay North Coast California
Auburn, California
5

Just perfect

  • 5 of 5
Our short visit in early June, 2014 couldn't have been better. This little seaside gem is exactly how the owner/VRBO describes it. We appreciated the honesty, accuracy and generosity of the owner. The Beach Cottage is delightful. Small and personal, nicely appointed and comfortably homey. Instant relaxation! Great views, easy walk to the beach, just far enough away from Bodega to be convenient yet independent. It is definitely on our return list.
  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Hi Joe & Lynn. Thanks so much for the very nice comments! We're pleased you enjoyed the cottage...come on over to the beach any time! Diana :)
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The Perfect Beach Cottage in Salmon Creek ~ Ocean views to 'Ahh' over
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p248463
+1 -707-875-9609
Bodega Bay North Coast California
4

Quaint Cottage with Super View

  • 4 of 5
No sooner had we settled on the deck with our first cocktails, then we spotted a pod of 6 whales blowing their spouts and breaching the waves, giving us a warm welcome! How cool is that! Enjoyed the quaint cottage with our two dogs. Well appointed with lots of local art. Had great weather so spent a lot of time at the dog friendly beaches close by.

Had a little trouble finding the cottage as the road sign to the little neighborhood is missing from HW1. But we eventually figured it out.

Nice relaxing stay at the beach and change of pace from our home in the Sierra. Thanks!
  • Submitted: May 20, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We just love it that the whales were there for your visit!! Sorry about the road sign...for some reason the kids keep taking it (Keefe Ave) so they will no longer replace it. Whales and great weather...your beach timing was perfect!
business
The Perfect Beach Cottage in Salmon Creek ~ Ocean views to 'Ahh' over
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p248463
+1 -707-875-9609
Bodega Bay North Coast California
5

Perfect Little Beach Cottage

  • 5 of 5
We LOVED our stay at the beach cottage and will definitely be back. It was reasonably priced with amazing ocean views and my furry four legged "kid" was welcome there. It was a perfect relaxing getaway.
  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: We're delighted you and Roxie enjoyed your visit. Thank you for the nice comments. Come again anytime!!
Diana :)
business
The Perfect Beach Cottage in Salmon Creek ~ Ocean views to 'Ahh' over
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p248463
+1 -707-875-9609
Bodega Bay North Coast California
5

Vintage beach cottage makes for perfect coastal getaway

  • 5 of 5
Just rented the Beach Cottage for a long weekend with some family who were in town visiting. The cottage provided the perfect cozy spot to relax and catch up during a rainy weekend. The cottage is a very comfortable size for 4 adults and is very well-appointed with everything one could need; from making dinner in the very cute kitchen, to picnicking at the beach (within an easy walk). The decor and ambiance contribute to the cottage's vintage beachy feel and it has been upgraded and modernized in a manner that maintains all the desirable vintage qualities while being very clean, warm and comfortable. There are even ocean views from the living room and quaint backyard. The neighborhood is very quiet and peaceful and the location is very convenient to all the Sonoma Coast has to offer. We are looking forward to our next visit!
  • Submitted: Feb 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: You really did have a rainy weekend! So pleased you got to enjoy the area and the cottage despite that. Sometimes its just plain fun to be at the beach in the rain. :) Come on back to the cottage anytime.
Diana
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The Perfect Beach Cottage in Salmon Creek ~ Ocean views to 'Ahh' over
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p248463
+1 -707-875-9609
Bodega Bay North Coast California
Sacramento, CA
5

Perfect location, quiet, snuggly, peace!

  • 5 of 5
The cottage was perfect for my need to get away and have some quiet time by the beach. Easy access to Bodega Bay shops and good seafood. Also convient to great walks and beache
  • Submitted: Jan 31, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're pleased you got your quiet time at the beach and very much appreciate the nice comments. Thank you! :)
business
The Perfect Beach Cottage in Salmon Creek ~ Ocean views to 'Ahh' over
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p248463
+1 -707-875-9609
Bodega Bay North Coast California
5

This Really is the Perfect Beach Cottage

  • 5 of 5
My two friends and I stayed here this past weekend and we absolutely loved it. We were up in Bodega Bay to do some crabbing and this was the perfect location for a home base to hit up all of the spots around the area.

It got pretty cold at night in the area. Lucky for us this cottage was extremely warm and comfortable. After a long day of fishing and crabbing, this is a great place to come back to and relax.
  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Hope you got lots of crab! :) So pleased you enjoyed your stay...come on back anytime...maybe for Salmon Season!!
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Spud Point Crab Company
"Best Clam Chowder EVER!!"
Links at Bodega Harbour, The
Bodega Head
"Pick up some clam chowder at Spud Point on the way to Bodega Head and have a picnic when you..."
Bodega Bay Surf Shack
"Best place in Sonoma County to rent kayaks or surfboards. Try kayaking up Salmon Creek and h..."
Bodega Marine Reserve
"Head over on a Friday for the Marine Lab tours. Fascinating for all ages!"
Car: necessary

Strolling to the beach is a delightful walk thru an unspoiled, vintage beach hamlet without a highway between you and the ocean. You can beach comb for miles along the coast. The Beach Cottage is quiet and peaceful where you can hear the ocean and shore birds calling. Sit on the new rear deck and watch exquisite sunsets or sit on the front deck and watch the sunrise over the hills to the east. Ahhh, life at the beach....

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Availability & Rates

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2 night minimum stay
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Additional information about rental rates

Mgmt Fee $45 + Tax
Pet Fee $50
Tax Rate 9.0%
Notes 3 nite minimum for the following holidays: New Years, MLK, Presidents Day, Easter, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas.

We prefer that you bring your own bed and bath linens. If you are unable to do so we can provide Linen Service for $100.
Payment due at time of reservation. If more than 30 days from date of arrival 1/2 will be charged at time of reservation, the remaining 1/2 will be charged 30 days from arrival date. All cancellation will incur a $95 cancellation fee. In addition, cancellations occurring within 2 weeks of arrival will be charged 1/2 of the rental fee.
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Amenities

Amenities

Bodega Bay Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Fireplace ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Large, comfortable full tile shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Small Cooler
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The Beach Cottage is a non-smoking home. We provide beach toys such as kites, dune sliders, shovel/sand toys and more! Varied and extensive music collection There is no land line phone but Verizon works here...AT&T sometimes works at the house but most cells work at the end of the street. If you would like something special to make your stay more enjoyable or memorable (flowers, wine, cheese/crackers) let us know 3 days prior to your visit and we will be happy to provide it for an additional fee.
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