|Minimum Stay||2 nights|
Rustic Russian River woodsy setting with a new, beautiful unit and all the comforts of home. Sleeps 4 very comfortably (queen bed in bedroom, full Murphy bed in living room), can provide air mattress if needed. Gourmet kitchen, private new deck with a new BBQ. Pool passes included. Lots of games for kids in the unit.
The building is a triplex, this unit is on the second floor of the building with the studio next door, and the large 2 bedroom apartment downstairs. There is a large shared yard, and a smaller yard just for this unit for your 4 legged family member. Washer/dryer for the building.
Brand new remodel - light, airy, crisp, and yet comfortable and cozy. Spacious studio with room for 4, with a Murphy full bed and a set of Murphy bunk beds. Private deck, bbq, pool passes included, dogs welcome! Also see the other two units in the building:
http://www.vrbo.com/653270 - studio, sleeps 4 (Murphy twin bunks, Murphy full)
http://www.vrbo.com/653270 - 2 bedroom, sleeps 10 (queen, Murphy full, 2 sets of twin bunks, and a fold out queen couch)
The whole building (3 apartments) is available for groups/families or individually. Perfect for family reunions
We answer all inquires within a few hours, but often emails get stuck in VRBO processing state, so if you don't hear back, we probably didn't get your email - email directly to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 510 502 3454.
20% off for last minute bookings (within 2 days of arrival)! Please mention it when you book, but not for one night rentals.
Please note: if you are looking for total seclusion, with no neighbors or noise, this is probably not the place for you. The building does have 3 units and neighbors around, so please be aware of that when considering our property. Entire building is dog friendly. Washer/dryer for the building.
Please note ******There is NO SMOKING anywhere on the property***********
We are a family of kids, adults who are kids at heart, and dogs. We love to explore new places, try new and exotic food, do adventurous activities, play games, and have fun. We wanted a place where there was a variety of stuff to do and was an awesome place to stay. We built this place with all those needs in mind. There is something for everyone to do and see, and the place is super comfy, well stocked with everything we could think of. We love it there and hope you will too!
Irina Itsekson purchased this apartment in 2011
We wanted the kind of location where we could walk to places and where our kids could hang out with other kids without us worrying for their safety. We looked at a bunch of places in the Russian River area, but all were on big roads and not within walking distance of anyplace. Rio Nido is the kind of place that reminds one of how it used to be - kids meeting other kids and disappearing for half the day, and we don't worry about them. We usually find them playing pool at the restaurant or swimming (lifeguard on duty), or playing tennis or miniature golf with other kids. And its all a short walk away. That's why we love this place.
We love the towering Redwoods above us, it might be 100 degrees by the pool, but our place is nice and cool. The yard has a really cool stone hearth-fireplace, probably from the days of the original Russians that settled there. Great place to make smores!
First of all, Irina (the owner) was super helpful and everything was what I expected.
My favorite thing was hot tub and 4-6 people can fit comfortably.
The location was very close to Guerneville downtown, Armstrong woods and wineries.
Also there is a cute bar close by and they had a live band, so it was perfect birthday celebration place.
We went to early November and Armstrong Woods was very beautiful with colorful trees.
Perfect for kids and group of families. Many bunk bed, so everyone chose their favorite beds.
We will definitely go back there again for summer time.
Property was beautiful and well maintained, we loved everything about this property! The outdoor area was amazing, loved the hot tub and fire pit, we will be returning for sure!
I am so glad to have found this lovely, dog friendly spot!! The apartment was clean, comfortable and well-maintained, the photos definitely do it justice. I felt SO welcome, from the coffee in the cupboard, to the dog bed out back, to the Safeway Club card (to get store discounts) in the info binder. When the river is higher there's a beach close enough to walk to, other nice spots are a short drive away. The blue-green algae scare was in full swing when I went, but Jenner is only about a 30 min drive away so I took the dog to the coastal beach instead (Blind Beach is on-leash dog friendly), we even snuck over to the back side of Goat Rock beach (technically no dogs) where we got the calm of the river but enough salt water that I wasn't worried about the algae. Having a hot tub to come back to was AWESOME, and there's a pub down the road - walking distance - if there's a night you don't want to worry about who'll be the designated driver. Only warning on the area is that a lot of Yelp listings list when the bar/pub part of local places shut down, but the kitchens shut down earlier. Plan accordingly.
All this space and all these perks for less than a hotel room, with much more privacy. I really can't wait to come back.
P.S. Irena was great, very communicative and even looked into beaches where my dog would be welcome.
Cute hideaway in among the redwoods. Well equipped, and the Murphy bed was a treat. Bring your own water and ice, as the water is very iron rich. And a note to Irina: new pillows for the beds would be appreciated - the pillows on the beds are very flat, and we needed to use pillows from the couch to keep our heads elevated.
The owner is very helpful and very sweet. The house is in a great location and came equipped with everything you would need for a getaway. We had a girl's trip and had plenty of space and privacy. I would highly recommend to anybody going to the area. Very relaxing and just a perfect vacation. Thank you!!!
This was a nice rental, however, we had trouble with the amount of noise (particularly loudly screaming children at all daylight hours and dogs barking-starting at 7am). We also did not enjoy the downstair's neighbors chain smoking making it unpleasant to be anywhere outside. The bed and furniture were comfortable. It was quite pleasant inside the apartment (minus the noise outside), but the deck and hot tub were never used as the surroundings were very uninviting. Dog poo around the property is also an issue. Overall not a great stay but okay if you don't mind noise, smoke, dogs.
Rio Nido is just outside of Guerneville, a lively town with great shops, clubs, and top restaurants. The community of Rio Nido boasts a swimming pool (passes included) and miniature golf in the summer, a playground, theater, tennis court, dog park, a local restaurant with bands on the weekends, and river access - all within a short walk.
Armstrong Redwoods state park - hiking, horseback riding, sightseeing. Drive up the coast and visit Fort Worth. Fly through the Redwoods on a zip-line. Winetasting and winery tours on almost every corner, not to mention world class dining. Ride your bikes. And, of course, experience the river - kayaking, boating, swimming, all nearby.
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
|Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $5 per night, per additional guest|
|Refundable damage deposit||$300|
Please contact us with special requests and to make arrangements for anything we did not anticipate. We will do our best to accomodate you!
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.