THE MOON HOUSE : GORGEOUS, NEW, ARTISTIC RETREAT IN GLEN ELLEN

Terry Roberts

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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
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Minimum Stay 2 nights
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THE MOON HOUSE : GORGEOUS, NEW, ARTISTIC RETREAT IN GLEN ELLEN

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House, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

Designed and hand built by professional sculptor, Bryan Tedrick, the Moon House is a sculptural jewel situated in the heart of historic Glen Ellen. Uniquely curvilinear in form, this intimate space is an ideal location for adventuring in the Valley of the Moon.

Restaurants, a gourmet grocery, and the Jack London Saloon are within one block of the Moon House. Take walks in the neighborhood’s regional and state parks and peruse Jack London’s Beauty Ranch. Wineries abound and the Sonoma Mission at the Sonoma Plaza is just 15 minutes away.

Keywords: Glen Ellen, Quiet, Romantic, New, Artistic, Excellent location

Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
Terry Roberts (Owner)
Advertiser since 2011
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About Terry Roberts

Bryan Tedrick and I, Terry Roberts, have been together for 30 years and have two grown children, Nathalie, 27, and Jakob, 24. I retired in 2013 after 27-years of teaching language arts, technology, and yearbook - mostly at Altimira Middle School in Sonoma. Currently, I am working as a an education consultant in the Valley. Bryan is a sculptor, beginning work on his latest Burning Man commission. To see more of Bryan's work, you can visit his website:

http://www.bryantedrick.com/

Bryan also designed and built the Moon House.

Terry Roberts purchased this house in 1990

Why Terry Roberts chose Glen Ellen

Although Bryan and I both grew up in the Bay Area, we always loved visiting the wine country - both the Napa and the Sonoma Valleys. After our daughter, Nathalie, was born, we decided that it was time to move away from the city and settle in a more rural area. We picked Glen Ellen for our home because we love the small town feel, yet it has all the conveniences of a larger city...our fabulous grocery store is just down the street, along with some terrific restaurants within walking distance. (Not to mention, my bank, my post office, and my hairdresser).

What makes this house unique

We chose the specific location of our home and the Moon House because we are in the heart of the Sonoma Valley. Our home, and the Moon House, are on our quiet little street...but not far from the center of town.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We spent a relaxing long weekend at the delightful Moon House. It was very quiet, private, and peaceful. The kitchen was well equipped, and the small aerial reading area was a great place to sit and write on a raining afternoon. The rest of the house was clean and we really enjoyed its style and decoration. The overall design of the house gave a feeling of spaciousness and freedom. Terry's warm welcome and the invitation to visit Bryan's studio were much appreciated. One couldn't ask for a more convenient location in the center of the wine country. We look forward to our next stay ...
Nov 2011
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Reviews

Reviews

5
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The Moon House : Gorgeous, New, Artistic Retreat in Glen Ellen
average rating of 5.0 based on 59 reviews
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The Moon House : Gorgeous, New, Artistic Retreat in Glen Ellen
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p377855vb
707-953-1996
Glen Ellen Sonoma County
Hamilton
5

Home in Glen Ellen

  • 5 of 5
We really enjoyed our stay at the Moonhouse, we've been recommending it to family and firneds since our departure only a couple weeks ago.
After a long day at the wheel and a late night arrival we were very pleased to be greeted by a bottle of wine, a baguette and some butter. Can't imagine a better snack at 1am! Thank you Terry. Everything was provided as we expected and we enjoyed the clean, open and creative feel of our little home for the weekend.
GO to Glen Ellen, STAY at the Moonhouse and make it your home base to explore the many wineries, to go for a bike ride or hike, or to wander down the street for a coffee.
  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Romantic Getaway
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The Moon House : Gorgeous, New, Artistic Retreat in Glen Ellen
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p377855vb
707-953-1996
Glen Ellen Sonoma County
Mackinaw,IL
5

fantastically unique

  • 5 of 5
My wife and I chose this house for our visit to wine country over the expensive hotel rooms in the area. We are so glad we did. The Moon house is not only everything we needed, but it was fantastically unique as well. We had a great trip, and Terry and the Moon House had a lot to do with this. We certainly hope to be back some day.
  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Romantic Getaway
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The Moon House : Gorgeous, New, Artistic Retreat in Glen Ellen
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p377855vb
707-953-1996
Glen Ellen Sonoma County
5

very comfortable and relaxing house

  • 5 of 5
Great location in the fun town of Glen Ellen. Terry is an excellent host. house is very comfortable. love the doors out to the upper deck. Glen ellen is a great location to visit both napa and Sonoma. the market around the corner has excellent sandwiches as well for take out. would stay here again and really liked Glen Ellen. Benzinger is up the hill, .5 miles away.
  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
business
The Moon House : Gorgeous, New, Artistic Retreat in Glen Ellen
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p377855vb
707-953-1996
Glen Ellen Sonoma County
5

Tranquility in Glen Ellen

  • 5 of 5
My wife and I spent 3 tranquil nights in the Moon House. The house was immaculate and had every amenity we needed. The owner, Terry, had provided a detailed list of sites, restaurants, and other suggestions for activities while in the Sonoma area. We went to 3 of the restaurants walking distance from the home and ate some of the best food we have ever experienced. It is also very close to some of the best wineries in Sonoma County, including Imagery, Arrowood, and Mayo just to name a few. If you are visiting Glen Ellen or even the greater Sonoma area, I highly recommend staying at the Moon House.
  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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The Moon House : Gorgeous, New, Artistic Retreat in Glen Ellen
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p377855vb
707-953-1996
Glen Ellen Sonoma County
Des Moines, IA
5

Loved our stay!

  • 5 of 5
We really enjoyed our stay at the Moon House. Glen Ellen was just a short drive to Sonoma and many other towns and wineries. The Moon House was equipped beyond our expectations and close to a nice market and restaurants. The owners art being on display through out the property was also a pleasant touch. Terry was very easy to work with. We would definitely schedule again if we return to the area.
  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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The Moon House : Gorgeous, New, Artistic Retreat in Glen Ellen
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p377855vb
707-953-1996
Glen Ellen Sonoma County
5

Unique Modern House

  • 5 of 5
Staying @ the "Moon House" was wonderful. A modern/artistic home with all the comforts/amenities including two outdoor patios (one has a grill for outdoor cooking.) The owners were so accommodating and friendly. Complimentary bottle of wine and fresh flowers were a nice surprise upon arrival. Can't wait to come back again to enjoy this clean, comfy and great location house.
  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Map

Map

The Fig Cafe & Winebar
"This is one of our favorite local restaurants located one block from the Moonhouse. You can ..."
Sonoma Valley Regional Park
"This is a beautiful park within a couple of blocks of the Moon House. There is a lovely path..."
Glen Ellen Village Market
"This gourmet grocery store has everything you will need during your stay. From produce to ar..."
Glen Ellen Inn Oyster Grill & Martini Bar
"This is a lovely, romantic spot that also includes a martini bar and oyster grill. Reservati..."
Kenwood Restaurant & Bar
"This is our new favorite restaurant! Only an 8-minute drive from the Moon House, the Kenwood..."
Benziger Family Winery
"We love Benziger Family Winery (it's Terry's favorite in the whole valley) which is just up ..."
Garden Court Cafe
"Open six days a week for breakfast and lunch. A popular spot for both locals and tourists al..."
Glen Ellen Star
Cafe Citti
"A great place to stop for a delicious lunch or dinner. We have been picking up their chicken..."
Nearest Point of Interest
The Fig Cafe
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Sonoma Regional Park
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The Glen Ellen Village Market
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The Glen Ellen Inn Restaurant
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The Garden Court Cafe

Wineries, Wine Tasting, Jack London State Park, Gorgeous Regional Park just around the corner with lovely trails

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Availability & Rates

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Glen Ellen House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
January through March
Jan 1 - Mar 30
2 night minimum stay
$150
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$175
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
One-time cleaning fee $70
Tax Rate 9.0%
Notes If more than 2 guests, add $25 per person (for the entire stay). Maximum number of guests allowed is 4.
$70 Cleaning Fee (one-time fee; this is what we pay our housekeepers)

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Amenities

Glen Ellen House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Village
General:
  • Wireless Internet
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Parking
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Iron & Board
  • Hair Dryer
  • Parking Off Street
  • Living Room
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
Kitchen:
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • zoo
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • winery tours
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
  • sight seeing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hot air ballooning
  • mountain biking
  • golf
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • fishing
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