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Private Wine Country Property Near Historic Town Square

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Space 4,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights


About the property

House + Guest Suite, 4 Bedrooms 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

This wonderful casually decorated wine country home is nestled in the hillside with stunning views of the town and the rolling hills of Sonoma. A private electronic gate accesses the two and a half acre landscaped property and house. The desirable location provides the renter with the privacy you'll relish for a true wine country experience while only minutes, and (1 mile walking distance), to the Historic Sonoma Town Square. You are also within minutes driving distance to world class wineries, restaurants, gourmet grocery stores and great shopping. The main house is two stories with the with three bedrooms upstairs (master bedroom with bathroom and an additional king and one queen bedroom to share one bathroom). A half bathroom is located on the main lower living area. The attached guest cottage, located via separate entrance, on the pool level has a complete small kitchen, queen bed, shower/bathroom and outside covered sitting area.

The house has several wonderful outside locations where renters can enjoy the Sonoma wine country atmosphere. The large solar heated pool and hot tub are located in a beautifully landscape area, with lots of room around the pool for relaxing or enjoying the fully equipped outside cooking and dining facilities or sitting around the big stone fireplace. There is even space to dine in the vineyard.

The recently kitchen has everything you will need to cook your meal and dine in except your groceries. You'll enjoy the large dining room and adjacent great room/TV with a fireplace and french doors to the back deck with a fountain and private wooded preserve. This spacious living area provides lots of room for your group.

There is also a sitting/sun room with a fire place, wet bar and deck with yet another dining area with wonderful views of the pool area and surrounding hills. There are so many places to dine on the property that in one week you could eat in a different location each night.

The house and guest quarters have broad band WiFi, air conditioning, heating, an in house laundry room and is completely furnished with linens and towels and some basic supplies.

More Details

Property Manager
Sandra Atwood
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 28, 2017

About Sandra Atwood

We love the wine country and Sonoma in particular. Our Sonoma home provides us with the life we enjoy when we are not at home in Milwaukee.

Sandra Atwood purchased this house in 2006

Why Sandra Atwood chose Sonoma County

We love Sonoma, wine, and living and the San Francisco Bay area.

What makes this house unique

Relax and enjoy the good life while being close to everything if you ever want to leave the property.

Guestbook comments from the manager

This was our second stay at this marvelous country estate. Feels so much like being transported to Tuscany! We love, love, love the multiple, beautiful and enjoyable gathering places around the property. We love feeling like we are a guest, not a renter. The beauty of the furnishings and the setting combine to make this a home I want to return to again and again.

Thank you so much for sharing this special place with us!

Susan dated June 29, 2015
Jun 2015
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Sonoma House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq. ft.
  • 3 stories
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • not suitable for children ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Rural
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Master Bathroom - toilet , shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Upstairs Guest Bedroom - 1 king
    Upstairs Main House - 1 queen
    Master Upstairs Main House - 1 king
    Guest room - 1 queen
  • King size beds (2), Queen size Beds (2)
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Golf
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Private Pool ...
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • tennis
Beautiful gardens and vineyard with sitting areas around pool and within vineyard and fountain.


Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(21 traveler reviews)

Private Wine Country Property Near Historic Town Square
average rating of 4.714286 based on 38 reviews

Beautiful house with everything you need!

  • 5 of 5

This property was truly perfect for our family vacation! The home had plenty of space for all 8 of us, very clean, and had all the amenities needed. Check in and check out is very simple. It is very close to the center of Sonoma where you can find many restaurants, shops, and super markets. While also being secluded enough for some privacy. We absolutely loved the country feel to it and were even welcomed by a family of deer when we arrived! The weather was a bit chilly/rainy during our stay so we couldn't enjoy the pool/jacuzzi area but definitely took advantage of the upstairs patio area during the sunny moments. The views are incredible!

The only comment I would make would be concerning the guest house as the door was super difficult to open and close but that may have been due to the cold weather as it is located under the home. Otherwise, we had no issues. The kitchen is wonderful and has all the pots, pans, condiments, etc that you would ever need. We used the fireplace multiple times which worked great. They even have some board games in the living room which was a plus! Overall, I would definitely recommend this property to anyone looking for a place in the Sonoma area. We can't wait to go back!

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Maria and thank you very much for your nice review. we will take a quick look at the door in the guest house and make sure it gets fixed. We hope to see you again in the future.
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Lovely Main House and Property

  • 4 of 5

We entered the property to see a quaint vineyard, a creek, and beautiful gardens on the property. There was ample outdoor seating as well. The main house was lovely and clean. However, the guest house was musty and buggy from the rain - that being said, Sandra was quick to bring over cleaners to rectify.

  • Submitted: Mar 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Wendy We always appreciate a review. Upon your email to me the first night about the guest cottage we did go over there the next day and personally check it out. As we reported to you we did not find any musty or buggy issues with the guest cottage. I had the cleaner with me just in case. However we are glad you still enjoyed your stay. Sandy
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Riegelsville, PA

A wonderful experience from start to finish

  • 5 of 5

I was very happy to have found this house after looking at so many in both the Napa and Sonoma areas. The house was absolutely perfect for four couples to relax and enjoy both the area and each other's company. The house was quite spacious, and there were plenty of amenities to enjoy. The grounds and view were breathtaking. I was very pleased with the service I received from the manager, as she went out of her way to accommodate and help us get comfortable. I would highly recommend this house and would love to stay again.

  • Submitted: Mar 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Sean and thank you for your nice review. We are very pleased your group enjoyed your stay.
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A hidden gem in the heart of Sonoma

  • 5 of 5

We had the pleasure of renting this wonderful home for a week. It was a perfect March weather week with temps in the 70s, so we were able to enjoy all the great outdoor space. After full days of wine tasting, we looked forward to coming back to the house to relax. We dined every night at one of the outdoor tables, relaxed in the hot tub, and sat by the fire in the outdoor fireplace for hours. Although the house is in the heart of the town of Sonoma, we felt like we were in the middle of the country because there is open land surrounding the house with no neighbors in sight. We cooked all of our dinners at home so it was really great to have such a well stocked kitchen with all the spices and utensils that you could want. We truly enjoyed our time at this home and look forward to returning again in the future.

  • Submitted: Mar 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Deer Valley Utah

Great place for family reunion!!

  • 5 of 5

Wow – I’m glad we did not pass up this house because of one bad review. I see that there was an issue with the renter per the response. Having had a VRBO property in the past I understand that some folks use the reviews as a way of getting even if the owner is charging the renter additional cleaning fees for a house not left in good condition. We did not have any of the issues listed. The house was very clean. It is a rental house not a place people live in when not rented.

However, we had a wonderful stay. I hope we can come back in the summer to really enjoy the outside. The pool area is beautiful, but with so much rain in January we could not make use of all the great outdoor space to relax and enjoy outside dining. We were very comfortable inside with lots of space for the kids and adults in a separate living area. The kitchen is well stocked for our chefs. The house is nicely situated to get to the plaza ( about a mile walking ) and to the wineries about 10 minute drive in any direction. It only took us 30 minutes to get to the Napa Wineries and Yountville. We did find many nice restaurants in Sonoma. Did not need to go to Napa. We especially liked the Fig Café in Glen Ellen which Sandy recommended as a nice locals place. Plus no corkage!!!

All the beds were comfortable with laundered linens, very nice touch, like a hotel room. Having a washer and dryer was perfect as we did get very wet walking to the plaza. Just when we thought it had stopped raining for a while.

Sandy was most helpful with easy check in procedures and immediate follow up. Our group would highly recommend this property to anyone wanting to enjoy the wine country feel of the Sonoma Wine Country.

The Cooper family – January 15th

  • Submitted: Jan 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Michael and thank you for your nice review. We always appreciate getting a review from folks who have enjoyed our 2 acres of solitude in the wine country. Please do come back again. We offer a 10% discount for all return visitors. Sandy and Cathy
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New Smyrna Beach, Florida

Outstanding property, beautiful location, well appointed

  • 5 of 5

Amazing property in a quiet, beautiful location. Handled our group of 7 in comfort and with ease. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Other Activities: Shopping, Rafting, Kayaking, Boating, Mini Golf, Hot Air Ballooning, Health/Beauty Spa, Horseshoes


Rates & Availability

Sonoma House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
April - December
Jun 1 2017 - Dec 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $250 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 15.0%

The rate is for 4 bedrooms/3.5 bathrooms. If you only need the main house of 3 bedrooms 2.5 bathrooms the rate is $650/night + $200 cleaning fees and applicable taxes.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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