DOWNTOWN, CHARMING, 4 BEDROOM, WALK TO TOWN, 90 YEAR OLD HOME.

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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights
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DOWNTOWN, CHARMING, 4 BEDROOM, WALK TO TOWN, 90 YEAR OLD HOME.

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4 bedroom, sleeps up to 8, scenic, charming and relaxing

This is a unique home in Mill Valley--one of the early Residences. Stone steps (many) up through gorgeous gardens to the front door. Home is built on a hill, three levels with one bedroom on main floor, two on middle and one on bottom with separate entrance. Many upgrades and beauty. Walk to town with best of: theater, music, hiking, biking, shopping, etc. The bathrooms are currently being completely updated. The fireplace is not operable.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets considered

Robert

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We are Elizabeth and Robert (George is the dog), originally from Chicago and fell in love with Mill Valley when we first came here five years ago. Neighborhood is lovely, location is perfect--it's paradise. We are renting our home as we need to live in the East Bay of San Francisco for work for the next year or two.

Robert purchased this house in 2010

This home was previously owned by a couple for 50 years. They built the most amazing gardens and kept the house maintained. One peek at Mill Valley, and all the town has to offer in this in-town location and you'll understand why we fell in love with this house. Lots of steps, but worth the climb.

It's all charm, and perfect location. Beautiful outdoor nooks and EVERYONE loves this house and how easy it is to get to the best hiking, eating, and entertainment around. 12 miles to SF, 5 or so to the beach and hiking out the door. Originally our home was a cottage, built before the Golden Gate Bridge--much of the uniqueness of the home remains. Great kitchen and dinning area--perfect for families, entertaining, solitude.

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights
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Reviews

5
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Downtown, Charming, 4 Bedroom, Walk To Town, 90 Year Old Home.
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews
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Downtown, Charming, 4 Bedroom, Walk To Town, 90 Year Old Home.
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Mill Valley The Bay Area
5

Lovely home, Great Location!

  • 5 of 5
We had a fabulous stay! We were 2 families, 6 people total, including 2 seventeen year-old girls. We rented this home for 3 nights and wished we could have stayed much longer! The location in Mill Valley was perfect - nestled cozily in the hills, yet within walking distance to downtown. The house itself is lovely - a wonderful spacious feeling within, crisp hardwood floors, and scenic views. The house is meticulously clean and well-maintained.The bedrooms are also very spacious, with the exception of 1 smaller bedroom containing a built- in bed which had the feel of a cozy nook. We all found our mattresses very comfortable. A couple of mornings we sat at the dining table drinking our coffee with views of the sunrise before us! The house was well-stocked, and seemed as though every detail had been thought of for visitors. Communication with Beth was easy and her responses were prompt. We appreciated her list of things to do and favorite eats around town. We absolutely recommend this experience to future travelers, and Beth, you may want to consider posting new interior photos, because while we perceived this home as "charming" when we booked it, the photos do not fully convey how lovely, spacious, and delightful, it truly is!!!
  • Submitted: Feb 9, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write this! So glad your stay is what you wanted it to be. Beth
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Downtown, Charming, 4 Bedroom, Walk To Town, 90 Year Old Home.
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Mill Valley The Bay Area
5

Such a wonderful house full of character and plenty of space in great location!

  • 5 of 5
I rented this place for my family, we had 9 people, 6 adults and 3 children and we all felt like we had plenty of space. The kitchen is fully stocked with every pot/pan/dish you would ever need to make a meal. The house is located on a hill, has wonderful views and is a short drive to San fran, golden gate bridge, Mt Tam, Muir Woods, Muir Beach, Stinson beach, many tourist places. We walked from the house into town for a few meals, such a lovely place. We really enjoyed our stay here. The only downside, is that there are 2 flights of stairs to climb to get into the house, so I would not recommend this for the elderly or anyone needing handicap access. For us, that was not a problem. I absolutely recommend this place!
  • Submitted: Jan 8, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: We appreciate your review, and are so happy you enjoyed own town and home.
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Downtown, Charming, 4 Bedroom, Walk To Town, 90 Year Old Home.
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Mill Valley The Bay Area
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5

A Beautiful Getaway with Gracious Hosts!

  • 5 of 5
Our family of 9 came out to spend Christmas with our one daughter who is a traveling nurse. We wanted to be together AND have things to do. Mill Valley is a perfect spot; close to the bay area, Nappa Valley, beaches and state parks. The house is AMAZING! Clean, well-stocked with everything you need to be comfortable and Beth Taska is one of the nicest people we have ever rented from. She recommended great restaurants and things to do. We loved the Phat burgers and the adorable town is only a short walk away. We would DEFINITELY stay here again and recommend it highly. The ONLY drawback would be for people with disabilities--there are a lot of steps going up to the house and steps going up or down from the front door. Other than that, we LOVED everything about it.
  • Submitted: Jan 2, 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 for the kind words, and we are delighted you enjoyed our home!
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
27 Miles
SFO
Nearest Ferry
6 Miles
Sausalito or Larkspur
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
101
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
Stinson and Muir
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
2 AM Club
Nearest Ski
200 Miles
Lake Tahoe
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Mill Valley Golf Club
Nearest Restaurant
0.02 Miles
Vasco, El Paseo, Bungalow 44, and many more
Car: not necessary

Mill Valley is a picturesque California town of 14,000 residents and creative hideaway situated on the eastern slope of Mount Tamalpais.

Nestled among redwoods, hills and canyons, Mill Valley is only ten minutes north of the Golden Gate Bridge and City of San Francisco, yet less than one hour from Sonoma and Napa Wine Country.

Historical Mill Valley has a unique village charm as well as its human environment-uniquely combining tranquility and liveliness, privacy and community involvement.

Starting in 1905 with The Dipsea Race, the first cross-country race in the country, Mill Valley has a rich cultural tradition with the Mountain Play in 1913, the Mill Valley Fall Arts Festival in 1957, the Marin Theatre Company, a professional regional theatre in 1966, the Mill Valley Film Festival in 1978 and the 142 Throckmorton Theatre recently revived, although in existence since 1915. Re-opened in February 2012, after a lengthly absence, is the Sweetwater Music Hall located in the remodeled Masonic Hall right down town.

Mill Valley is surrounded by the picturesque City of Sausalito, 10 minutes south and the Town of Tiburon 10 minutes east with Angel Island State Park only a one mile ride (via Angel Island-Tiburon Ferry), all on San Francisco Bay. Although Mill Valley is close to San Francisco, it is adjacent to the Golden Gate National Recreation Area and only 10 minutes to the Muir Woods National Monument and Tennessee Valley Trail head, 20 minutes to Muir Beach, or Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, 30 minutes to Stinson Beach and less than an hour to Point Reyes National Sea Shore. Mill Valley is only a 2-1/2 hour day trip to Monterrey and Carmel and four hours to spectacular Lake Tahoe or Yosemite National Park.

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Availability & Rates

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Mill Valley House Rental Rates

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Additional information about rental rates

cleaning $100
Property Damage Protection $49
Pet Fee $50
Tax Rate 10.0%

Cancellation Policy

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund
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Amenities

Amenities

Mill Valley House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Parking
  • Living Room
  • Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Kitchen ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Dishes & Utensils
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Shower, no tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , tub , Separate shower and clawfoot tub
  • Newly remodeled bathrooms. Sorry no photos at this time. Bathrooms are currently under construction.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , Built in bed--good for two children or one adult
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Video Library
  • Books
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets considered ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • health/beauty spa
  • cinemas
  • live theater
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
  • horseback riding
  • beachcombing
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • hospital
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • tennis
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • parasailing
  • surfing
  • wind-surfing
  • cycling
  • mountain biking
  • hiking
  • snowboarding
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