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Luxury Creekside Cottage with a short walk to town!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Den, 2.5 Baths (Sleeps 6 adults-8 including kids)

* Normandy-style cottage w/ large great room

* short walk to downtown Mill Valley (coffee, shopping, restaurants)

* hike/bike from cottage to waterfall, Muir Woods, Alpine Club, Mountain Home Inn, Tourist Clubs, and more.

*no events or receptions of any kind.

* minutes to San Francisco

* burbling creek runs by the house and across the grounds

* situated amidst majestic redwoods, forest views throughout

* recent extensive renovations

* new gourmet kitchen appliances

* master bedroom with en-suite bath and walk in closet

* media room with home theater system (55 in. plasma)

* free high-speed WiFi

* free local and US long distance phone

* no pets, no smoking,

* sleeps 6-8 (up to 6 adults + 2 children)

More Details

Property Manager
Kelly Williams
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 22, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

Good morning Kelly ~

Sorry this is so late, but I wanted to thank you again for sharing your magical Muir home!! It was even more beautiful than we could have imagined! Doing a fare amount of traveling and renting houses for most of our trips, your home managed to surpass all the others we have rented in location, comfort and attention to detail! The book you left with info (dr's #'s!!!) and menus ~ was a Godsend and we checked in with it a few times! The kitchen and laundry room were one of the best stocked I've ever come across! I love to cook and so to have great appliances, pots, pans, spices, etc. is a blessing! The bedrooms were super comfy and the whole place was immaculate (unfortunately rare!) In short, WE LOVED staying at Muir Cottage and need to go back again!!!

Thank you again!

Peace. Joy. Love

DXXXXXXX
Jul 2014
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Amenities

Mill Valley House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront ...
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2.5
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • King size beds (2) Two(2) King beds one downstairs (master) one upstairs, Twin or Single Beds (2) 2 twins (inquire for 2 additional rollaway twins)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(57 traveler reviews)

Luxury Creekside Cottage with a short walk to town!
average rating of 5.0 based on 58 reviews
5

Enchanting cottage experience in a quaint town!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the Creekside Cottage over Spring break with our two little boys and a couple of extended family members. The location and the ambiance of and from the cottage is simply stellar. Ton of great walks and hikes from the cottage itself including and not limited to Cascade Falls and up to the Mountain Home Inn (where we had a well deserved lunch). Easy walk to the center of town for some nice dining options including decent Indian food at Prabs, casual American dining at Bungalow 44, Beerworks, Playa (Mexican), etc. The house itself is well furnished with plenty of room for 4 adults and 2 kids and stocked with books and games for a family. It is bright with skylights in virtually all the rooms and as its best part, one can always lean to hear the sounds of nature including the creek that goes all around it. Kelly, the owner was very responsive and accommodating. Will hope to stay at this beautiful place again.

  • Submitted: Apr 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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North Richland Hills, TX
5

total tranquility

  • 5 of 5

The house was wonderful! The sound of the babbling creek to lull you to sleep each night and wake up to each morning and views of the lush green surroundings out every window. We were blessed to have perfect weather for our stay and the accommodations were great for our family (we took our 2 young adult kids and their spouses). The master bed was wonderful and the kitchen was well equipped. A little sad that the hammock was not available but plenty of seating on the deck and in the yard area. This is such a beautiful area to walk and explore, and it is an absolute perfect driving distance to San Francisco and the Napa area. Would recommend Creekside Cottage and would love to revisit!

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely peaceful home!

  • 5 of 5

Terrific home for our family. Great for visiting our many friends in the area. Well appointed and close to good reataurants, coffee shops, hikes and the city.

  • Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful, Cozy Hideaway in the Woods

  • 5 of 5

After a trying personal journey over the last couple years, my family was looking for a place to just get away from it all. This special home did not disappoint! Wonderfully and luxuriously appointed, hidden away amidst majestic redwoods, situated next to a delightful creek, just a short walk to downtown Mill Valley...this place was exactly what the doctor ordered.

For those of you with young children, it's no small blessing that the trappings of civilization are just a short drive or an app away. Food, groceries, last minute supplies...everything is right here! But the amazing thing is that when you're in the house, you really feel like you're in your own private, meditative, peaceful place. It's truly like having the best of both worlds. And meanwhile, aside from the TV, the media room is also stocked with board games, books, toys - all manner of ways to stay entertained and have fun as a family!

In short, we've absolutely loved our time here, and we're already plotting for when we can come back. Thank you for having us!

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Enchanting Cottage in Mill Valley

  • 5 of 5

My family stayed three nights in this truly enchanting home. The home is filled with natural light and the views are just beautiful. The kitchen is fully stocked with everything that you might need and more. We stayed during a rainy three day period, but that didn't put a damper on our visit. We stayed busy, but I think that we could have stayed nestled in the quiet of this home surrounded by the beautiful trees and the babbling brook the entire time and been perfectly happy. I would highly recommend staying in this enchanting home in Mill Valley.

  • Submitted: Dec 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Anselmo, CA
5

Awesome Home in the Redwoods

  • 5 of 5

This is an excellent property. We were seven Moms who took a weekend 'off'. There are hiking & walking trails out the front door, expensive shops in town for window shopping, terrific restaurants (La Ginestra & Playa). The house is large enough to accommodate a large group (8) but you don't feel on top of each other. The house feels very relaxed and homey. Being able to see the redwoods out the many windows and hearing the creek outside make Muir Cottage a great retreat to relax and rejuvenate.

  • Submitted: Dec 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Restaurant
0.7 Miles
8 restaurants w/ 20+ Zagat scores within one mile.

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Rates & Availability

Mill Valley House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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summer
Jun 5 2017 - Sep 4 2017
5 night minimum stay
$595
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$595
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Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $250
Refundable damage deposit $1,200
Tax Rate 12.0%

Manager'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.
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