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Beautiful Home And Guest Cottage Near Sonoma Square

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type estate
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Tranquil 1-acre property with 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms only 2 miles from Square

Welcome to The Fir & The Fig!

We are set on a private road 2 miles east of the Sonoma plaza and walking distance or a short bike ride to some of California's oldest and best wineries. Our location is in the heart of the wine country and only 40 miles from the Golden Gate Bridge. We're on Sonoma's coveted east side so Napa is easily accessible in 15 minutes drive. You can start your day with a drive to Napa or just enjoy the laid back historic wineries all around you in Sonoma. We are uniquely positioned with wineries all around on old country roads so minimal traffic. This offers a unique opportunity to tour the area by foot or on bikes. There is a great article on our direct website along with a map with more details. Our favorite mode of transportation is cruising the bikes to a couple wineries en rout to the famous Sonoma plaza which offers an abundance of tasting rooms, 5 star restaurants and great markets. The plaza also hosts many great festivals throughout the summer and fall so you never know what you might roll up on.

Now that you know what's around us let's talk about the great property you would be enjoying when you're not out and about. We just finished major renovation in 2013 so everything including the beds are brand new. We have a large hot tub just off the back deck that overlooks our brand new in-ground swimming pool. The pool features an auto-cover and solar heat which keeps it very comfortable for at least 6-7 months of the year. We can monitor the heat remotely, and if needed, we can use our gas heater to get it to your desired temperature in the off-season. There will be an additional charge if gas heat is desired. We have just completed our new bocce court and installed new landscaping for 2016.

Property Features:

3 BR / 2 BA Main House (1 king & 2 queen beds)

2 BR / 1 BA Guest Cottage (1 cal king & 1 queen bed)

Game-Room with various games listed below

Gated 1 acre property with fence for privacy

Luxury Swimming Pool

Large Hot Tub Just Off Back Deck

Sonos sound system throughout the main house and game-room

50” LED TV with full cable package, DVR for the game, and HBO

65” LED TV with full cable package, DVR for the game, and HBO

Wifi internet

Horseshoe pits

Bocce

Shuffleboard (new Grand Hudson Table)

Foosball

Cornhole (aka bean bag toss)

Dartboard

Frisbee and football

Wiffle ball - the backyard is perfect for it

Multiple outdoor seating areas and decks

Easy bike ride to wineries and Sonoma plaza (aka square) - possibly the best area in all of wine country for biking or that morning jog / walk

Nearby parks with tennis, bocce courts, basketball, playgrounds, hiking trails, etc...we'll be happy to share all of our local knowledge to help make your stay better

Sonoma TrainTown is a must see for the kids and only a few miles away

40 miles from San Francisco and easy access to Napa

TOT Certificate #1168N

More Details

Owner
Chris
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 21, 2018

About Chris

We live in the Bay Area and fell in love with Sonoma's east side over the many years of renting homes. After a long search we finally found the place of our dreams here on Sonoma's east side. Looking forward to retiring here one day.

Chris purchased this estate in 2012

Why Chris chose Sonoma

We love accessibility of this property from the Bay Area but yet how far away you actually feel. It's the perfect escape to enjoy peace & tranquility without the long travel time. We especially love the ability ride bikes or walk and enjoy nearby attractions without getting in our car.

What makes this estate unique

Location, location, location! We love the secluded feel of our property while being such close proximity to so may great wineries and the Sonoma Square. This is a property for those that enjoy peace & tranquility. It is not a suitable location for groups that want to party into the night.

Amenities

Sonoma Estate Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • estate
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12 ...
  • Max. adults: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Cancellation Policy is as defined in the rental agreement. 5% Administration Fee is Non-Refundable.
  • Sonoma County Noise Ordinance strictly enforced; no amplified sound is permitted outside day or night & quiet hours limit outside activity after 10pm.
  • Parties or gatherings beyond the approved number of guests in your party will result in forfeiture of your entire deposit and immediate eviction.
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath - toilet , shower , Features double sink & large walk-in shower with view
    Guest Bath in Main House - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Guest Cottage Bathroom - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Master - 1 king , en suite bathroom with double sink vanity and walk-in shower
    Guest Bedroom 1 - Main House - 1 queen
    Cottage Front Bedroom - 1 queen , Has separate entrance
    Guest Bedroom 2 - Main House - 1 queen
    Cottage Rear Bedroom - 1 king , 1 twin/ single , Has separate entrance and a fold-out bed for single
  • We also have two couches that pullout into beds and a queen aerobed can be made available.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Beautiful Home And Guest Cottage Near Sonoma Square
average rating of 4.7941175 based on 34 reviews
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5

Perfect Wine Country Getaway at Beautiful Property

  • 5 of 5

Perfect property for my 40th birthday weekend. We had 5 couples and all felt very comfortable. The new renovations to the cottage were lovely. You can tell that the owners really care about this place. The pool, hot tub, bocce, and game-room kept us entertained when we were not out exploring all the nearby wineries and Sonoma town square. We can't wait to come back.

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2018
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a pleasure to host Sarah and her friends for her big 40. They were wonderful guests and left the place immaculate.
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5

Amazing!

  • 5 of 5

This was a great home to stay in with a large group of friends! We had 5 couples from Anchorage, AK and Phoenix, AZ. We were all able to spread out comfortably but also come together for breakfast in the big open kitchen every morning. It was well equipped with everything you would need. We also enjoyed the evenings hanging out together in the awesome game room after a fun filled day of wine tours.

  • Submitted: Feb 4, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Jesse, it was a pleasure to host you and your friends. Thanks for leaving the property in amazing shape. I'm glad you enjoyed everything. We would love to have you back anytime.
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5

Beautiful Property and Home

  • 5 of 5

My family and I stayed in this beautiful home for 4 nights during my sons wedding. The location was perfect for us to easily get to the square and wineries. We loved riding bikes and leaving the cars behind. We are a group of 11 and felt very comfortable with adults and kids. The house was clean, spacious, and plenty of room for our group. You can tell that the owners spend a lot of time here to make sure the place is dialed in for their guests. They had recently completed a remodel on the cottage which was amazing with a large shower. The grounds were spectacular and the pool & hot tub were awesome! They have lots of floats and toys for the pool along with a great outdoor shower. The kitchen was spacious and well stocked with essentials and plenty of cookware. The game-room kept us entertained at night which was great for interactive family fun. We can't wait to come back.

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2018
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful Property and Perfect Place to Celebrate New Years!

  • 5 of 5

My friends and I spent 4 amazing nights at The Fir and The Fig over the New Years Holiday. It was the perfect place to bring in the New Year. The owners were wonderful hosts and went out of their way to make sure everything was perfect for our stay. The newly renovated cottage was so adorable and included a beautiful walk-in shower. They also have a killer outdoor shower that was my favorite after morning hot tub sunrise sessions. We thought the location was fantastic. We were able to walk to several of the nearby historic wineries and down to the town square. I highly recommend checking out the Bubble Lounge at Buena Vista. It's a very unique experience in the oldest winery in California. It is a lovely part of wine country. I can see what Maura & Chris fell in love with this area. We hope to be back again next year when it's warmer to enjoy the pool and ride bikes.

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Jessica, thanks so much for the kind words. It was a pleasure to host your group and help with recommendations. I'm glad to hear that you loved the fabulous bubble lounge. We hope to see you back again.
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5

Great House!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I loved this house! We had a large group over the holidays and really enjoyed our stay. The house was great (even better in person than in pictures!) - spacious, wonderful outdoor space, warm pool, very well stocked kitchen, large dining table, awesome location (so close to Sonoma Square but also felt like we were in the country), lots of games, puzzles, books, etc. and a super cute neighborhood cat would visit us daily.

Chris, the owner, was very nice and responsive.

Would definitely recommend this house and look forward to staying here again : )

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2018
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A little slice of heaven

  • 5 of 5

I can't say enough about how perfect this place is. It was really nice to have the two separate living spaces . . . people could be sleeping in the house and the party can happen in the game room. Kitchen is amazing, every mattress is comfy, main house is beautifully redone. Apparently the guest house getting redone soon, but I thought it was really nice in it's current state. There are great vineyards within close walking distance and we even easily did the 2 mile walk into town. Hot tub was a great place to unwind after a long day.

I am a major rule follower so was nervous about noise issues outdoors, but honestly we had no trouble at all. We played plenty of yard games during acceptable hours and got VERY rowdy playing games indoors after 10pm and never had any complaints. As long as you follow the rules it's no problem.

Chris is immediately responsive. We had a minor and easily fixable issue at 7:30am on sunday and he answered my text in less than 5 minutes. What more can you ask for?! He gave info on the house and later also helped with travel planning for the airport. It's clear that he wants you to enjoy your time.

I loved everything about this home!!

  • Submitted: Nov 10, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
58 Miles
San Francisco International Airport (SFO)
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Murphy's Irish Pub
Nearest Ferry
23 Miles
Vallejo Ferry
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Eagle Vines Golf Course
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Napa Valley Wine Train
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Many Great Restaurants
Nearest Beach
37 Miles
Dillon Beach
Car: recommended

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Additional information about rental rates

Booking Fee $50 + Tax
Cleaning Fee $250 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $1,250
Tax Rate 12.0%

4 night minimum during high season.
Longer minimums apply over major holidays and special event weekends.
Please send an inquiry for most recent rates and minimums before submitting a request.
Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 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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