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Luxurious Large Home, beautiful pool, in Tranquil Wooded Valley, sleeps up to 14

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Space 3,300 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 6 nights

Overview

About the property

6 Bedroom, 3 Bath, Sleeps 14,

Valley Lane is a luxurious, comfortable large home in a beautiful peaceful setting, ideal for your family get-togethers or group retreats. It has beautiful gardens, lush with flowers, vegetables, herbs and fruits that you can harvest and use. It is very children friendly for families and also can be configured with for couples or for retreats. (6 sleeping rooms - one is a pass-through room - please contact us for a bed diagrams to clarify the layouts).

Hardwood floors, 3 luxurious tiled bathrooms, large, in-ground, 20' x 40' SALT WATER pool (pool heated in summer, extra fee Sep.-May). Hot Tub. Beautiful vistas of wooded hills. Large patios for all to gather and enjoy.

Enjoy the isolated feeling in beautiful location, minutes from Armstrong Woods (famous redwood forest) and shops and restaurants in nearby Guerneville. 5 minutes from beaches on the Russian River - swim, kayak, canoe, raft. Short, beautiful (13 mile) drive to the Pacific Ocean -- see seals and spectacular coast and beaches. Within a half hour of over 200 world-class Sonoma County wineries.

Size: 3,600 square foot home plus finished garage/entertainment room.

OTHER HIGHLIGHTS:

Freshly resurfaced pool.

Two new washers and two new dryers.

Two dishwashers

Two HD 46' LCD TV's with DVR in main house. Other tv's throughout house. HBO, STARZ, 'On-Demand'

Super high speed wireless (Comcast 'BLAST') internet. Printer/Fax/Copy/Scanner.

Tournament quality pool table

Ping pong table

Air hockey table

Cordless telephones with unlimited local and domestic long distance.

Sleeping Details: All top quality VERY COMFORTABLE mattresses.

Note: In-home cook and/or housekeeping available!

NOTE: WE WILL ACCEPT ONE NIGHT (OR MORE) RENTALS WHERE THERE ARE MID-WEEK OPENINGS.

Sonoma County TOT #671N

County regulations allow:

*no more than 14 overnight guests (age 3+)

*no more than 20 people (age 3+) and

*no more than 6 vehicles onsite at any time

*no amplified sound outdoors at any time

Quiet hours: 10pm-7am

Keywords: Large House

More Details

Owner
David Keip
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
September 19, 2017

About David Keip

We grew up outside of New York City, went to Yale and Cornell, and raised our families in Sonoma County.

David Keip purchased this house in 2008

Why David Keip chose Sonoma County

We have a large family with nine children, their spouses and 10 grandchildren. We bought this house so we could all be together and relax and visit, and enjoy the river, the woods, the ocean and the gardens. We love it.

What makes this house unique

Proximity to so many healthy activities, beautiful forest, great swimming pool, tennis and golf nearby. Our adult children and our grandchildren love to come.

Amenities

Guerneville House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Max. adults: 14
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Quiet hours between 10pm and 9am Please be especially sensitive to outdoor noise during these hours. Please keep windows & doors closed as needed
  • No more than 14 overnight guests (age 3+) and no more than 20 people (age 3+) onsite at any time. (Per Sonoma County ordinance)
  • No more than 6 vehicles onsite at any time. This includes on-street parking. (Per Sonoma County ordinance)
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • River ...
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Filtered Water
  • Firewood
  • Free Long Distance
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Security System
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 20 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , tub , shower
    Hall Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Family Room Bathroom - toilet , shower
  • 3 full bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , Queen & Day Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 (off of Family Room) - 2 twin/ single , 2 Twins: can be converted to a king or bunk beds
    Bunk/Family Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , 2 bunk bed
    Bedroom 5 (enclosed loft) - 3 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (4), Double Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1), Bunk Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Air Hockey
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Pool Table ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Gazebo
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis ...
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • In Ground Pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • 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
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
garden is gourmet delight

Reviews

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California Getaway

  • 5 of 5

We just loved the house. I went there to celebrate my 30th birthday with my husband and 4 other couples. The house was amazing, so beautiful and so much room. The kitchen was amazing, so much fun to cook and eat together. It was close to all of wine country and within 3 miles of a Redwood State Forest. It had a pool and hot tub and in the garage there was a game room. It was perfect for a large group, with 3 total kitchens and enough beds to sleep 28 people. Just know that some of those sleeping spaces include pull out couches and bunk beds/day beds. I would definitely love to stay again!

  • Submitted: Dec 20, 2007
  • Stayed: Oct 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great home for big groups. Loved the outside area.

  • 4 of 5

Overall this was a great place. The hot tub and pool weren't sufficiently cleaned which was a bummer since those were really the whole reason we stayed at the house - but everything else was nice and the place was great for our large group of people.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful home!

  • 5 of 5

Had a great time here with a group of girlfriends -- house is ideal for a large group of people. Clean, easy to access. Hosts were readily available.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Family Retreat

  • 5 of 5

We liked so much about our stay. We enjoyed having accessibility to Armstrong Woods, the river and the ocean. The neighbors were quiet and friendly. We felt safe. The pool was big and pristine with plenty of seating around the perimeter. We loved having two refrigerators and two dishwashers. The big dining room table accommodated all of us very comfortably. The bookkeeper was accessible, helpful, and responded quickly by email or text. We had a great time. Thanks.

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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Perfect home for a group getaway!

  • 5 of 5

This was a perfect place for a getaway with our friends. The kitchen had all the basics for cooking a large group meal and the outdoor area was absolutely amazing! We loved staying here and will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely home, private garden and pool, great food and wine close by!

  • 5 of 5

My family had a wonderful reunion and graduation celebration in this lovely home. We came from Anchorage, Chicago, and Minneapolis, and everyone loved our stay! The house was

amazing. It was clean and extremely well-furnished with everything we

could need. The pool area and gardens were absolutely the best place ever to

relax and spend time together. The neighborhood was charming and quiet, yet close to town.

Everyone in our group enjoyed their own idea of fun, be it wineries, biking

to the ocean and stopping in Duncan Mills for a coffee break, hiking in the

Redwood park nearby, shopping or relaxing by the pool with local wine.

I loved walking through the lovely garden and finding surprises to add to

our meal, when we were not enjoying local eateries.

We would love to come back and stay longer next time!

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
16.8 Miles
Santa Rosa
Nearest Golf
4.2 Miles
Northwood Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
116
Nearest Beach
1.2 Miles
Johnson's Beach
Car: necessary

National treasure redwood forest, swimming and boating on beautiful Russian river, spectacular Pacific coast beaches and coastline, and world class wineries nearby

Photos

Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $350
Pet Fee $50
Damage Deposit $750

Holiday rate: $995/night, 4 night minimum
Summer rate: $995/night or $5,950/week (7th night free)
Security Deposit: $750 (refundable)
Pool Heat: complimentary Memorial Day-Labor Day, addl. fee Sept.-May
Pet fee: $50 per dog for the entire stay (dogs only)
3% surcharge for payments made by Credit Card (waived/refunded for check or e-check payments)
We will accept less than our minimum stay if the house is still available 30 days prior to your proposed booking.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund