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Member since: 2012
Speaks: english

Parkside Cottage - Peaceful Wine Country Retreat

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Overview

Santa Rosa Cabin Rental Photos and Description

Cozy cottage in the country with full kitchen, full bath, 1 queen bed

Parkside Cottage is a free-standing cabin located on a dead-end country lane, surrounded by nature yet only minutes from downtown Santa Rosa. Enjoy morning coffee on your private outdoor seating area, listening to the sound of songbirds and nearby Santa Rosa Creek. Walk or bike directly into Spring Lake Park and Annadel State Parks, Sonoma County's premier outdoor recreation spots. We are located at the gateway to Sonoma Valley, the famous Valley of the Moon, home to dozens of world-class wineries. Within a five-mile radius you can visit the tasting rooms of Ledson, St. Francis, Chateau St. Jean, and Kunde Estate, among others. At the end of a busy day of sight-seeing, relax in the hammock, or have a BBQ on the patio.

The cottage is small but arranged with a traveler's needs in mind. You will find counter space in the bathroom for your toiletries, a gadget recharging area, places to set down your suitcases and hang up your clothes.

The kitchen comes stocked with coffee, a selection of teas, hot chocolate, creamer, sweeteners, and condiments for preparing meals such as cooking oil, butter and spices, as well as a few food items for last minute meals like instant soup, instant oatmeal, and pasta. When in season, we provide fresh eggs from our chickens and produce from the garden. Kitchen includes a 2-burner gas stove, mini-fridge, microwave, coffee maker, toaster dishes and utensils.

The bed is a queen-size with memory foam mattress and 100% cotton sheets. If you are traveling with a child under 12, we can provide a foam pad for the floor and bedding for no additional cost. Sorry, but the cottage cannot accommodate more than two adults and one child.

Other amenities include:

• The full private bathroom is provided with soap, shampoo, conditioner, plenty of towels and a hairdryer.

• Iron and ironing board.

• WiFi access.

• Guidebooks and maps to local attractions, and menus to nearby restaurants.

• TV with DVD player and a selection of DVDs (no cable network).

•Air conditioning

•Covered parking

During your stay we will completely respect your privacy, but we are close by in the adjacent house if you have questions or need anything.

No smoking allowed on the property. Two night minimum. Three night minimum on major holiday weekends including 4th of July, Memorial Day and Labor Day.

We accept bookings of no longer than 15 nights.

Sonoma County Transient Occupancy #1503N

Keywords: Wine tasting, rural, Spring Lake Park, Annadel State Park,

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Owner
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english

About The Owner

Robin and Sim are lifelong artists, avid gardeners, and outdoor enthusiasts. In 2012 they retired from nearly 20 years of owning a retail art supply store in Santa Rosa. In addition to Parkside Cottage, they now own an art gallery in Santa Rosa, Chroma Gallery at 312 South A Street, Santa Rosa. http://chromagallery.net/

Sim teaches art classes and workshops at the gallery, and both enjoy working in their extensive organic garden, or hiking, biking & kayaking in nearby Spring Lake and Annadel Parks.

Sim is a native of Chicago, but after living in Sonoma County since the '70's he qualifies as a native. Robin is a native Californian hailing from the Monterey Peninsula, and has also lived in Sonoma County since the '70's.

Since 1994, they have been the careful stewards of their charming 1 acre property and are delighted to share it with visitors.

The Owner purchased this cabin in 1994

What makes this cabin unique

The location of our property lets us enjoy a natural setting while being close to town, which cuts down on the time spent driving. At home, with the sounds of the creek, the birds, and the closeness of the park, we always feel 'away from it all.'

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(80 traveler reviews)
Parkside Cottage - Peaceful Wine Country Retreat
average rating of 4.7875 based on 80 reviews
5

Great location and fabulous hosts!

  • 5 of 5

We couldn't have asked for a better spot for our first vacation after baby! Quiet, relaxing and completely met all our needs!

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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5

A cozy cabin with amazing views and relaxing

  • 5 of 5

Thanks again Robin for all the information it was a pleasure to stay at your cabin I liked the walk to the lake it was soo close I really appreciated everything.

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Peaceful as Advertised

  • 5 of 5

I liked the patio area - a very relaxing place to read, drink wine and watch the dear slink into the yard hoping to remain undetected. The bed was also nice. And the location is good - in the city and yet still has a rural feel. It was nice walk/hike down the road into Spring Lake Park then on to a cobalt blue Lake Ilsanjo in Annadel State Park. Several groups of deer, a jack rabbit and many bird species were encountered on the way. About 2.5 hours round trip. Robin and Sim were quite nice and would be very helpful for those unfamiliar with the area (I was). The only downside is that GPS does not work well in this part of Santa Rosa, but overall the experience was quite good. Recommended.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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5

Loved this Cozy Cabin

  • 5 of 5

I loved my stay at the Parkside Cottage. There was everything I needed. They even provided fresh grown produce and eggs from their chickens. Robin was very responsive, helpful, and friendly. The cabin was a short trip to everything in Santa Rosa, but just far enough away to feel like a private getaway. The drive into Santa Rosa is beautiful, and there is a park just down the road. I had a large group of friends staying in Santa Rosa, and easily met up with them in downtown Santa Rosa as well as had several lovely winery adventures near by. If I visit again, I would definitely stay at Parkside!

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Paradise in wine country!

  • 5 of 5

We spent 4 lovely nights in this adorable cottage. We were greeted with a stocked pantry including fresh eggs from the owner's chickens. The cottage was comfortable and the sitting area outside faced a beautiful garden. It was truly an oasis.

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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5

Cute and quiet!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed for a weekend. We came down for a wedding and had the choice of staying at a hotel or private rental. I found this cottage and I'm glad I did. It's small but perfect for 2 people. Very clean and quiet! The owners are available if you need them but give you privacy. If we travel back to the area, we will definitely stay here over a hotel!

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Map

Located at the entrance to Valley of the Moon, with dozens of world class wineries within a ten mile radius. Hike or bike directly into Spring Lake Park and Annadel State Park.

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Rates & Availability

Santa Rosa Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$110
$693
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $100
Tax Rate 9.0%

$119 per night for 2 -6 nights. $105 per night for 7 - 15 nights. We do not take bookings longer than 15 nights.
Cleaning fee: $40
Cancellation policy: Full refund if cancelled 30 days prior to arrival, 50% refund 2 weeks prior. Cleaning fee and deposit always refunded in case of cancellation.

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Amenities

Santa Rosa Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 270 sq. ft.
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Shower, sink, toilet, hairdryer, Toiletries included: soap, shampoo, conditioner, plus assorted items for your convenience like bandaids, aspirin, cotton swabs
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Queen size Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • limited accessibility ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Located near a year-round creek, surrounded by gardens and trees. Walking distance to regional park with boat rentals and swimming in summer.

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