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Top Location - Walk Everywhere - Sunny Outdoor Living

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,408 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Popular Features
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 5)

Updated home in fabulous neighborhood with excellent outdoor living. Separate studio off back yard. Studio has sectional sofa, coffee table, TV and desk. Perfect for office or getaway - no bathroom, just sink. Enjoy a fully fenced and private backyard complete with bluestone patio, BBQ, grass, sun umbrella, outdoor furniture. A very old and prolific meyer lemon tree graces the backyard and provides fruit all year long. Tropical plants, roses, hydrangea and mature landscaping create a relaxing environment. Parking? Never a problem in this location.

House provides three bedrooms. Sleeping accommodations include a king bed, queen bed and single bed.

Outdoor studio provides extra living or office space.

Kitchen and bath are remodeled. The kitchen is well equipped for any cook and boasts stainless steel appliances and granite countertops. Walk out the kitchen door to the outdoor living area and you will find a large gas grill. An extended counter for seating allows the chef to enjoy company while creating a masterpiece! Hardwood floors throughout house.

A flat screen television has been installed on the living room wall and furniture has been recently updated!

Walk or bike everywhere! Restaurants, supermarkets and shopping are all only moments away. Downtown is a 15 minute walk.

Jump on the bike path that is only 3 blocks away and will lead you to San Francisco or central Marin. Easy location for commuting to San Francisco, wine country and central to many activities.

Sycamore Park is down the street and perfect for younger children. See photos provided on this site. You can see the park entrance from your doorstep.

Mill Valley Community Center is a five minute walk from the house. There is a pool and fitness center that you can access for a small fee as a non-resident/visitor. They also have scheduled water aerobic and exercise classes that you can find on their website. Local tennis courts are walking distance and may be used for a moderate fee paid to MV Parks and Recreation.

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Susan Shumway
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within 2 days
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Calendar last updated:
February 21, 2017


Mill Valley House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1408 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 5
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Village
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • King, queen and single
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(8 traveler reviews)

Top Location - Walk Everywhere - Sunny Outdoor Living
average rating of 4.75 based on 8 reviews

Peaceful and tranquil

  • 5 of 5

The sycamore home invites the resident to relax and enjoy the calm environment. It is near a supermarket and the center of town, yet within the house, one feels far from the chaos of hectic schedules. Enjoy the serenity of the patio and forget all of your troubles!

Wonderful stay!

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely accommodation with great garden

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from a two week break in this lovely home in Mill Valley. We found it an ideal base to visit this part of California. The house was very comfortable and had every thing that we needed. The garden was fantastic. It was wonderful to sit there on a hot afternoon and also to eat there in the evening. Can't praise the location and the facilities enough.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much Morag! It was wonderful meeting you and your family. I'm so happy that you enjoyed the house and the outdoor living!! Come again! Best, Susan
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Great location, wonderful property!

  • 5 of 5

It's such a gift to stay close to town in Mill Valley. The property is in a great neighborhood, surrounded by parks. And if you're a hiker or cyclist, close to the best trails and bike routes. Just minutes away from heart of Mill Valley where wonderful restaurants are available. The owner is very accommodating. The house is very quaint and inviting with a nice updated kitchen.

  • Submitted: Apr 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great landlady!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for several months while our house was being remodeled. Landlady is extremely accommodating and made sure we were comfortable... and the house was great, sunny, warm, near markets and restaurants and coffee spots... a great rental for short or long term.

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic location and great backyard living!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here as a home base while visiting family and friends. We loved the back studio and used it as an office and getaway! Backyard area has comfortable furniture and nice umbrellas for shade -- lots of sun in the afternoon! We walked to Whole Foods for groceries and coffee almost every day. Kitchen is updated and super clean. Nice to be in an area with no parking problems. Loved the stay and plan to be back. Thanks for the hospitality.

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location, Location!!! (plus sun)

  • 4 of 5

This house is a lovely clean and very sunny property in a prime location to enjoy all of Mill Valleys and Marins highlights

Close to parks, bike trails, great restaurants,supermarkets and an easy drive to Stinson and Muir Beach

After your busy day enjoy a BBQ on the sunny back deck!

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location for Mill Valley Film Festival, Mill Valley Art Show, Dipsea Race, Sausalito Art Festival, 142 Throckmorton shows and events, weddings at the Mill Valley Outdoor Art Club! Lots of biking opportunities. Wonderful area to walk, bike, and hike. Easy access to public transportation in and out of San Francisco. Always nice to have a car but you can get by without one in this area.


Rates & Availability

Mill Valley House Rental Rates

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2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $99
Cleaning $225
Tax Rate 12.0%

Cancellation Policy:

If your plans change, and you are unable to complete your stay, please contact me as soon as possible. I will make every effort to re-rent your dates in order to refund your payment.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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