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Modern country cottage: swimming pool, privacy, vineyard & 5 min. to Healdsburg

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,250 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Great room, expansive decks, 3 bedroom, 2 full baths, outdoor shower, sleeps 6.

This unique wine country two-acre property, with heated swimming pool, looks out on the beautiful Russian River Valley vineyards and the never-ending Western panorama. Only minutes from award winning food and shopping in downtown Healdsburg, its within easy walking or bicycling distance of tasting rooms at J, Rodney Strong and other acclaimed Sonoma wineries.

This elegantly appointed, remodeled, 3-bedroom, 2-bath (+ heated outdoor shower), luxury cottage overlooks an exquisite new 40-foot, heated pool (see heating rates) . Gracefully spaced steps span the entire front of the pool so you can lounge in shallow water enjoying a drink, reading, or simply admiring the view. On the grounds, a wooden bridge takes you across a winter creek to native California foliage. Enhance your enjoyment by playing outdoor Foosball on the deck or classic French Pentaque on the court nestled between vineyard and pool. After exploring the wineries, wind down by the fireplace. A sophisticated retreat for families and friends.

Enter property through our Malbec vineyard : Young, exclusive vineyard of 156 vines frame the entrance to our special home. Pear, apricot, fig, pomegranate, and walnut trees grace the two acre expanse. Indigenous, native oak trees circle the property, with six heads of free range calves across the creek on neighbor's land.

Well Water: The cottage's water supply is filtered well water (as most of the house are in Healdsburg). At times there might be a slight odor. It is perfectly safe to for drinking, cooking, showering.

(TOT No 787N)

Quiet hours (10pm-7am) must be observed by al guests.

Max number of cars allowed-3

Max number of overnight guest 6

Max number of daytime guest 12

More Details

Owner
Nilus De Matran
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, Assyrian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 22, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

I stayed last winter for one night with my friend. We went into town for dinner

(Healdsburg Hotel) and had a great fire in the fireplace that night when we got

back. The view of the pool and vineyard view is amazing. Everything is tasteful,

comfortable and clean. Great accommodations for two or a whole group.
Jan 2010
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Amenities

Healdsburg House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1250 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:30 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Parties/events not allowed
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
  • Town
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - outdoor shower , hot water
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , with private bath, luxury mattress and linens
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , sunny, east facing with luxury mattresslinens
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , sleeps two: 2 twin with luxury linens
  • All bedrooms have luxury linens, down comforters, and down pillows. Country pine, wood-plank flooring throughout house with area rugs.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • forests
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • swimming

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(94 traveler reviews)

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Modern country cottage: swimming pool, privacy, vineyard & 5 min. to Healdsburg
average rating of 4.6595745 based on 99 reviews
5

A SLICE OF HEAVEN ON EARTH!

  • 5 of 5

What an amazing setting! House is so warm and inviting. Perfect wine country experience, including roosters crowing, cows mooing and the evening tree frog symphonies, not to mention the view and sunsets! The pool was perfect and the outdoor shower was wonderful!!! Doesn't get better than this! Being here from Georgia in August was great--weather was so refreshing, cool, crisp mornings, daytime the pool was inviting, hot with no humidity, and evenings, after cocktails and dinner on the deck we even had a fire in the fireplace. We love Healdsburg and had lunch in town, but stayed home at night to enjoy our view. Nilus is a great host! I swiped some lavender from his garden to make a sachet. We will return for sure!

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Your welcome back anytime. Enjoy the lavender.
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Great location!

  • 4 of 5

Great place to stay and enjoy wine with friends! All the comforts of home.

  • Submitted: Nov 7, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful weekend getaway

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time staying at this house. The weather was still really warm and we were able to enjoy the pool on most evenings after a fun filled day of wine tasting. The location was so perfect and on a nice quiet street. The house had everything we needed - equipped kitchen, big dining table (inside and out), comfy couches, and a lovely sunset view each evening.

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Jose
5

Relaxing weekend at Vineyard Vista

  • 5 of 5

Our family enjoyed a weekend poolside with a wonderful vineyard view at Vineyard Vista. Close to Sonoma Wineries and downtown Healdsburg but you may not want to leave the relaxing property. The owner Nilus was super responsive and hospitable. We'll be back!

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfectly appointed!

  • 5 of 5

Had a wonderful long wknd in wine county. The house is wonderful. Very well decorated, all the amenities you need. The pool is gorgeous and fireplace makes for such a cozy setting. We loved being next to a field of cows.

A short ride to downtown Healdsburg. Perfect for Uber!

Only downside is that nearby roads are busy and not ideal for running:walking.

Would definitely return.

  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Philadelphia, PA, United States
5

Lovely property in the wine country

  • 5 of 5

We stayed three nights and had a marvelous time. The living and outdoor spaces are wonderful for a group of friends to relax and spend time together. The kitchen is well stocked, and the bedrooms are all quite comfortable. We would gladly return!

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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Car: necessary

Renowned Sonoma County vineyards and wine tasting rooms within minutes from the house, world class cycling (cycle to wineries or town), Russian river canoeing, swimming and kayaking, best of class restaurants and fantastic shopping on Healdsburg square , walk to the intimate Rodney Strong outdoor concerts from house, enjoy live music at Wells Fargo Center, hot-air ballooning close by, unbelievably beautiful hikes nearby, both short and long. Organic farmers market on the square. Spa services at four star hotels in Healdsburg (or have them come to the house and massage alfresco on the deck).

Other Activities: wine tasting

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $225 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 12.0%

Opt Pool Heating Nov-May $350.00
OptPool Heating June-Oct $175

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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