LUXURY CREEKSIDE COTTAGE WITH A SHORT WALK TO TOWN!

Kelly Williams

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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

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LUXURY CREEKSIDE COTTAGE WITH A SHORT WALK TO TOWN!

Mill Valley House Rental Photos and Description

House, 3 Bedrooms + Den, 2.5 Baths (Sleeps 6-8)

* Normandy-style cottage w/ large great room

* short walk to downtown Mill Valley (coffee, shopping, restaurants)

* hike/bike from cottage to waterfall, Muir Woods, Alpine Club, Mountain Home Inn, Tourist Clubs, and more.

* minutes to San Francisco

* burbling creek runs by the house and across the grounds

* situated amidst majestic redwoods, forest views throughout

* recent extensive renovations

* new gourmet kitchen appliances

* master bedroom with en-suite bath and walk in closet

* media room with home theater system (55 in. plasma)

* free high-speed WiFi

* free local and US long distance phone

* no pets, no smoking, no events or receptions

* sleeps 6-8 (up to 6 adults + 2 children)

Suitability:
  • non smoking only

Kelly Williams

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Speaks english
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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

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5
based on 28 traveler reviews

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Luxury Creekside Cottage with a short walk to town!
average rating of 5.0 based on 28 reviews
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Luxury Creekside Cottage with a short walk to town!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p432244vb
Mill Valley The Bay Area
Santa Barbara/Los Angeles Ca
5

ENCHANTED COTTAGE IN WOODS

  • 5 of 5
Great place to relax, read a book on beautiful deck overlooking creek. View local wildlife. Lots of hiking trails. Short hop to SF.
  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Luxury Creekside Cottage with a short walk to town!
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Mill Valley The Bay Area
5

FABULOUS LOCATION AN HOME IN MILL VALLEY

  • 5 of 5
My family and I stayed in this home for a week over spring break. Everything was exactly as described and very comfortable. We felt right at home in the spacious cottage and had so much fun enjoying the area. We walked to the park with our kids and downtown for ice cream. We took the ferry to San Francisco for the day which was a great experience. We cooked dinners in the well stocked kitchen, watched baseball and played games in the media room and rode bicycles around the neighborhood. We thoroughly enjoyed our time in Mill Valley and hope to return again soon!
  • Submitted: Apr 29, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Luxury Creekside Cottage with a short walk to town!
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Mill Valley The Bay Area
5

AMAZING RETREAT FOR ENTIRE FAMILY

  • 5 of 5
We also brought our kids (12 and 14) for Spring Break. Before kids we had lived in San Francisco for a few years and so already knew the area but staying at this property was such and amazing way to revisit the area. The house is amazing, the moment you walk in the sun streaming through all the windows and skylight amongst the trees is just dreamy. We even had 2 really rainy days and the kids just wanted to lay on the couch reading for hours looking up at the raindrops hitting the skylight. They've spent many vacations in Ireland so it's not like rain is a novelty ! The restaurants in town were great but everybody just wanted to stay home almost every night. There are lots of hikes nearby, easy and difficult and town is near enough to walk (we didn't!). We have lots of old friends in the city and it's just a quick drive across the bridge but so much nicer than staying in the city which we did a few years ago with the boys. Back to the house - the beds were so comfortable as were the sheets and pillows. Couches and chairs comfy enough to curl up in. Since we got back my son begged for a sound machine - the sound of the creek at night was wonderful. The kitchen had everything we needed and sitting out on the deck looking up at the trees, magical. Kelly was wonderful to work with, everything went very smoothly. Since we returned we all just stop occasionally and talk about what a wonderful time we had - thanks Kelly for sharing your home with us. I would love to go back here either with the kids , with another couple or for a girls weekend. Whatever, I'd even go back by myself ! Best vacation ever.
  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thanks Kate. It is such a special place. We love sharing it with people especially when they enjoy it as much as you and your family did. Come back any time. It would be our pleasure. Kelly
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Mill Valley The Bay Area
5

FABULOUS FAMILY ESCAPE!!

  • 5 of 5
We visited Mill Valley with our 2 children (ages 12&15) over their spring break. We fell in love with the area - great hiking, boutique shopping, and of course the food and wine. The home is gorgeous and very well appointed. Our kids loved being at the home so much that one night they insisted that I cook instead of going to dinner! The boys went fishing in San Francisco one morning and my daughter and I walked into town for shopping and lunch. This was truly a perfect little runaway for our family. I'm already thinking of a girls' getaway...We might invite the husbands...
  • Submitted: Mar 17, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thanks Emily! I am so glad you had a great time with your family at MV and our house. Lately, MV is the only place I can get all three of my kids (14, 11 and 4) together where we all have a great time. Ther eis something for everyone there. Come back any time! I have had several girls weekend there. My friends can't wait for the next invite. We are so lucky to have that house, in that town. We love sharing it with others.
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Luxury Creekside Cottage with a short walk to town!
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Mill Valley The Bay Area
5

AHWAHNEE CHRISTMAS MAGIC IN MILL VALLEY

  • 5 of 5
It was our turn to host Christmas with my husband's 92 year old mother. She lives in N. California and didn't want to travel far. Much family consternation ensued. Then one day I flashed on holidays I had spent years ago in Mill Valley. His mother spent her childhood Christmas' at the Ahwanee Hotel, in Yosemite Valley, surrounded by redwoods and wildlife. The canyons in Mill Valley are filled with towering redwoods, wildlife and beautiful historic homes. It was wishful thinking that one of the quintessential canyon homes would be available on VRBO.

But, wishes do come true...

The house is better than the pictures. The rooms are bigger than they appear. It is as spotless as a five star hotel. We loved the location, remote enough to feel like you are in a magical hidden valley, but only a short stroll to downtown Mill Valley. While the village is small, the dining options are broad, from TV chef personality, Tyler Florence's El Paseo to charming Toast and everything, and cuisine, in between.

For outdoor adventurers, the trailhead to the Dipsea, one of the most famous trail runs in the country, is practically out the front door. Plus, for the moderate hiker, the house has a wonderful book showcasing the varied hiking options.

It is a magical home in a wonderful setting that is well supplied. Kelly, the owner, is efficient, charming and very helpful. It was the perfect Christmas holiday home for our family. We hated leaving and look forward to an opportunity to return.
  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you Cathryn. We enjoyed having you stay, you were perfect guests. I look forward to our return even if you are only a few miles away. Kelly
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Luxury Creekside Cottage with a short walk to town!
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Mill Valley The Bay Area
Melbourne, Australia & San Francisco, USA
5

PERFECT CABIN IN THE WOODS!

  • 5 of 5
Our family of five (including two boys 9 and 12) just stayed here the week prior to Christmas. It was absolutely perfect. The house has so much history that you can feel how unique it is from the moment you drive up through the towering redwoods. After living in SF for a few years we really wanted to experience again the holiday spirit in Mill Valley. We couldn't have picked a better location. The house is a beautiful 10-15minutes walk downtown past the library and through a lovely playground, to the main square where the trees were all lit up like Christmas trees (great recommendation for lunch or dinner - The Beerhouse, with a great menu and divine boutiques next door for retail therapy!) Walk the same distance in the opposite direction and you happen upon the most gorgeous waterfalls and hikes through the forest. We had the most amazing nights' sleep... The bed and linen, the heating, everything was perfect! The kids had their own private playroom with games and books that kept them busy during the quiet moments and the master bathroom and ensuite are huge. Mill Valley itself has an amazing market for groceries and is so close to everything SF has to offer. Communication with the owner is prompt, thoughtful and efficient. Highly recommended!!
  • Submitted: Dec 26, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Nearest Restaurant
0.7 Miles
8 restaurants w/ 20+ Zagat scores within one mile.
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Availability & Rates

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Mill Valley House Rental Rates

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Base Rate
2 night minimum stay
$595
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Discounts: 4 nights or more: $495 Nightly
 
Summer
Jun 14 - Sep 5
5 night minimum stay
$595
 

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Fees And Taxes $250 cleaning.
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Amenities

Mill Valley House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
  • Waterfront
General:
  • Iron & Board
  • Hair Dryer
  • Broadband Access
  • Wireless Internet
  • Covered Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Telephone
  • Linens Provided
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2.5
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • King size beds (2) Two(2) King beds one downstairs (master) one upstairs, Twin or Single Beds (2) 2 twins (inquire for 2 additional rollaway twins)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Toys
  • Television ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • live theater
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • laundromat
  • fitness center
  • massage therapist
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
  • fishing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
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