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The Drake- Exceptional Views, New Luxury Vacation Retreat

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Point Reyes Station House Rental Photos and Description

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3.5+ Baths, (Sleeps 8-10)

New Craftsman Style Home in desirable West Marin has sweeping scenic views of the Tomales Bay Wetlands and Black Mountain from every room in the house. Lots of sunlight, luxuriously spacious yet cozy and comfortable- Perfect for entertaining or private retreat. Open Living Room and Dining Room meet Gourmet Kitchen that includes Granite Counter tops, Stainless Steel Appliances, Viking Range, and GE Profile Double Oven. 3 Bedrooms, 3.5 baths, office, game room. Master Suite features a King Sized bed, walk in closet and a soaking tub. Property features 3 private decks, one off each bedroom from which the views are phenomenal.

This incredible home is your gateway to the Point Reyes National Seashore's spectacular Ocean and Bay Beaches, Hiking Trails, Historic Lighthouse and more! Excellent location between Point Reyes Station and town of Inverness- Quietly nestled into the surrounding woods, yet steps away from nearest Market and Cafe and a 5 minute drive to shopping and dining in town.

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  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Property Manager
Member since: 2009
Call Manager
Speaks: english

About The Owner

The property was finished in 2007 for the purpose of providing quality vacation experiences for the adventurous soul.

The Owner purchased this house in 2007

Why The Owner chose The Bay Area

Newly Constructed Craftsman completed in 2007.

What makes this house unique

Spectacular Tomales Bay Wetland views with access to world renowned Pt. Reyes National Seashore. Perfect vacation retreat for the outdoor enthusiast. Activities include hiking, biking, kayaking, surfing, and bird watching. Amenities include gourmet kitchen, high ceilings and large open rooms for entertaining, internet access, and cable television.

Please ask about our Whale Watching special.

Guestbook comments from the manager

A beautiful backdrop to celebrate a 3rd & 30 something birthday. Thank you thank you!
Apr 2011
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Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(10 traveler reviews)
The Drake- Exceptional Views, New Luxury Vacation Retreat
average rating of 4.9 based on 47 reviews

Great views and the steps keep us young/we navigated them with aplomb.

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay. It felt like a tree house. The deli/market across the street was super convenient. Perfect family reunion.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Portland, Oregon

Fabulous home, furnishings, views and location. As good as it gets!!

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely loved staying at The Drake. The location was perfect for our family reunion with its multi-level layout, 5 beautiful decks, quality furnishings and linens, and an amazingly well-supplied kitchen. Loved the high ceilings and expansive windows bringing in the morning light with fantastic views. Having the garage for parking was a bonus and the convenient deli market across the street was very helpful. I highly recommend this comfortable luxurious home in a quiet scenic location to everyone. Many thanks to the owners for sharing it so graciously. Wish we could have stayed longer and hope to return again soon.

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great way to visit Point Reyes

  • 5 of 5

Truly spectacular home, incredible views, great location. Fantastic facilities, directions from the owners were perfect, really a wonderful place and top level experience. Thanks for renting to us!

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Outstanding location, beautiful home

  • 5 of 5

This house was perfect for our group of three adult couples and could easily have accommodated two more. I appreciated the previous reviews that mentioned the stairs and brought two smaller ice chests rather than one large one ... ditto with suitcases. We are all in our 60's and the stairs really were fine. Views from all rooms were wonderful! We hiked three different trails in the park, all within a 30 min. drive. Buses were also nearby & frequent. I especially appreciated the owner's flexibility with my changing plans and addition of reservation dates. We will return.

  • Submitted: Feb 17, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Naperville, IL


  • 5 of 5

We could not have asked for better place to stay than The Drake for our week at Point Reyes. The house is beautiful, the views stunning, and Kim could not have been more accommodating. It was the perfect base for our vacation! Thank you Kim - we loved our week at The Drake.

  • Submitted: May 18, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the great review! You win the award for making most of the San Francisco Bay area and were great guests. We would love to see you again!
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Arlington, VA USA

Great view, location, and spacious, but unable to get response from manager.

  • 4 of 5

my family stayed there for a wedding in the area. the house is beautiful, and in a great location. easy to find. there are many amenities. the two car garage is a great help when 8-10 people are staying. the deli and grocery down below are very convenient.

the views are spectacular.

however, we had a few issues, and were not able to get a response from the owner after multiple calls.

namely, we couldn't figure out how to get the heat going. there are thermostats in every room, but it didn't seem that setting the temp made any difference. there were no apparent vents in the house.

the clothes dryer start button was broken. so we couldn't dry laundry. the front doorknob kept falling off.

note to future guests, the home is set on a hill, which provides great vistas, but for those who may have a difficult time with climbing stairs, it is quite a steep walk from the parking area to the top. pack lightly, or in multiple lighter luggage items in order to transport luggage up into the house.

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Emily, Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review of our property. We did receive 2 messages from you over the weekend, but unfortunately the first did not have a phone number to call you back at and the second seemed to have a bad reception and we couldn't make out the #. Normally, we are very responsive! We received your message about the door handle and fixed it the day after you checked out. The house has radiant floor heating, therefore there are no vents and it takes a bit longer to warm up. You were right to turn each individual thermostat on. The dryer's start button looks broken but actually does still work, we've tested it and our cleaning lady uses it regularly but we will be replacing the panel soon anyway. We hope you will still consider coming back in the future and again we apologize for any inconvenience you experienced. Thanks again, The Stewarts
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Point Reyes Station House Rental Rates

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2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $100
Cleaning Fee $120
Tax Rate 10.0%

There is a 3 night minimum rental over holiday weekends - Holiday rate is $550/night.

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Point Reyes Station House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Water View
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Catering Available ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • King size beds (1) Master Bed , Queen size Beds (2) Queen Beds in 2 Guest Bedrooms , Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Sleep Sofa on entry level with it's own bathroom
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shelling
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rock climbing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

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