Single house. Spacious 2 bedrooms plus1 tatami room (with bedding), 2 bathrooms, family room, full kitchen, laundry room, yards.
Welcome to Sprawling Oak, a relaxing wine country retreat!
The house is in the perfect location: in the heart of Sonoma wine country.
• Walking distance to the world famous Sonoma Mission Inn, groceries, fruit stands, and numerous eateries.
• 6 minutes to the historic Sonoma Plaza, famous restaurants, and weekly farmers market.
• 7 minutes to world-class award winning wineries. 15-30 minutes to 30+ great wineries.
• 5 minutes to hiking and mountain biking; 20-30 minutest to 3 state parks for hiking.
• 20-45 minutes to 6 wonderful Golf courses.
• 20 minutes to Napa.
• 45 minutes from San Francisco.
• 60 minutes to Bodega Bay.
• Right off highway 12 but it’s a quiet and peaceful neighborhood. You can cruise up toward Santa Rosa and Kenwood and stop along the way at numerous wineries and tasting rooms. The drive is beautiful, with the views of the endless grape fields and wildlife.
The house is ideal for 2 to 3 couples, or 2 couples with kids, or a family with parents/in-laws and kids, or 6 individuals. Up to 6 adults with small children can stay comfortably.
The house is 1614 square feet (150 square meters) with a soaring ceiling, plenty of gathering spaces, unique, warm, inviting, and kid friendly. It has a very functional layout: the bedrooms are on one side and the open space is on the other side. The open floor plan is ideal for family/friends gatherings and entertaining.
The house has:
A big family room/dining room with an open kitchen for gatherings and entertaining with family and friends. This open space is on the other side of the house, same as the backyard with the outdoor table and sofa. That makes the house very functional for resting and gathering.
Two spacious traditional bedrooms (king and queen size beds). The best quality mattresses are free from toxins and are hypoallergenic & dust-mite resistant. The master bedroom has an en-suite bathroom. Both bedrooms have a reading corner.
One beautiful tatami room perfect for kids to play and for guests to sleep in (high-tech memory foam pads and bedding provided). It's perfect for Yoga and meditation as well (Yoga mats provided). This tatami room can also be a “work from home” station with a big desk and WiFi relay.
A super comfortable pullout sofa bed in the family room (bedding provided).
Two full bathrooms. Both bathrooms are full baths with all you need provided: hair dryer, toiletries (soap, shampoo, conditioner), high-end towels (three sizes), and toilet papers.
A laundry room with the best-rated front-loading washer/dryer (Laundry detergent provided), and iron board.
The Full (and fully equipped) kitchen is a gourmet cook’s delight. It has new stainless steel gas stove, refrigerator, and dishwasher; plus microwave, oven, toaster, coffee maker, blender, cookware (including a turkey set), utensils, wine-related tools, dishes and glassware. A Weber BBQ Grill is in the backyard. Everything you need to feel at home. The beautiful dining table can be extended to sit more than 8 people.
The private backyard is safe for kids to play in, and is a lovely spot for a quiet outdoor meal or an afternoon of lounging. The backyard has a comfortable sofa set, a BBQ grill, and a dining table. In the side yard, under the beautiful oak tree, there is a swing that can be converted into a hammock – it’s a perfect spot to read in the golden sunset in the afternoon. There are lemon trees and roses in the front yard and flowers/red leaves visited by the occasional humming birds in the back yard.
The house has Heat/Air Conditioning, air filter, free hi-speed Wi-Fi in every corner (with relay) and even in the backyard, gas fireplace, DVD player, ironing board, cable with a big screen TV, and a folder filled with vetted local info. All towels & linens are provided.
Ample parking: the front yard can park 2 cars off street.
The house is very kid friendly and family oriented! It has everything you need for kids of all ages: high chairs, baby bath, toys, books, DVDs, electric piano, and baby utensils. Pack-n-play and stroller are also available upon request. All tall furniture is fixed to wall for safety. The backyard is very safe for kids to play in. The swing in the side yard is every kid’s favorite. We have also provided a document with all info on the most kid friendly wineries, farmers’ markets, nearby Train Town, Safari West, and all the best family places.
The house is perfect for wedding guests! We've hosted many wedding guests before; they’ve all enjoyed our amenities (ironing board, big mirrors, etc.), capabilities (spaces to sleep for individuals and ample parking spaces), and flexibility. The house is also very close to most wedding venues.
The owners provide the best support – there will be a text line available for guests 24/7. Upon reservations, a set of local tips, including how to enjoy wineries, the best local resources (especially local restaurants), and a dedicated document for kids, will be provided.
Things to do in Valley of the Moon: wine tasting, going for weddings, sight seeing, hiking, shopping in the beautiful Sonoma Plaza and the nearby outlets, enjoying farmers' markets, taking private cooking lessons, hot air ballooning, biking, golfing, horseback riding, antiquing, eating everywhere from world class restaurants to local taquerias, wildlife viewing, enjoying spas, or relaxing in the sunny weather. Nearby there are the Infineon Raceway, Six Flags Marin World, Safari West Wildlife Preserve, Skate Park, Tennis Courts, Historic Sites: Bear Flag Monument, Charles Schultz Museum, the last of California’s 21 Missions, Sonoma Barracks and Historic Parks. There are also lots of great resources for kids including parks, playgrounds, museums, Safari, kid friendly wineries, and even a miniature railroad, to name a few. Sonoma is a very relaxed, down to earth place, it's full of a small town charm. You will always feel welcome in Sonoma.
The house is a no smoking, no pet property, no worry about allergies.
Vacation rental permit No. ZPE14-0271
Transient Occupancy Certification Number: 1297N
No smoking, no pet, no party please.
Maximum overnight occupancy: 6 persons, excluding children under three (3) years of age.
Maximum Number of Guests and Daytime Visitors: 12 persons, excluding children under three (3) years of age. Daytime visitors shall not be on the property during quiet hours (10pm to 7am). Maximum guest limits may be exceeded on the following national holidays: Easter, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas.
Two off-street parking spaces available and the maximum number of cars is two.
Quiet hours are from 10:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m. During the quiet hours, no outdoor activities will be allowed. Outdoor amplified sound is not allowed.
Keywords: Wine Country, couples, kid friendly, family friendly, weddings, wine tasting, central location, famous wineries, Sonoma Plaza, business trip, biking, hiking, trail rides, get-away, close to Napa. 2 Bedrooms, additional rooms, 2 Bathrooms, professional gourmet kitchen, parking, TV, Internet, Tatami room, keyless entry.