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Beautiful End of the Road Cabin on Top of Ridge - Pet Friendly

Sleeps3
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Space 600 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Cabin, Studio + Loft, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-3)

This quiet and secluded sun-filled cabin, the former home of German actor Klaus Kinski, is set at the end of a dirt road high on a ridgetop between the San Geronimo Valley and Nicasio. Nestled in a grove of towering redwood and Douglas fir trees, bordering Samuel P. Taylor State Park, and a half-mile from the closest house, it offers breathtaking views of Mount Tamalpais and San Geronimo Ridge to the south and Bolinas Ridge to the west. The cabin boasts a wood stove set in a large stone fireplace for relaxing evenings and romance. A queen bed is at the top of a spiral staircase in a loft overlooking the living area. Hiking and mountain biking trails leave right from the front door. Its location between Central Marin and the Point Reyes National Seashore makes it easy to take advantage of all that Marin County has to offer while affording guests unparalleled privacy.

There is a long, bumpy dirt road to the cabin that currently requires 4WD or AWD.

Keywords: Cabin

More Details

Owner
Elizabeth Ford
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
April 23, 2017

What makes this cabin unique

This property is heaven on earth, quiet and peaceful.

Amenities

Lagunitas-Forest Knolls Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
General:
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 3
  • Queen size Beds (1), Child Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Stereo
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
Notes:
There is excellent Verizon 4G reception and AT&T 3G.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(18 traveler reviews)

Beautiful End of the Road Cabin on Top of Ridge - Pet Friendly
average rating of 5.0 based on 18 reviews
Berkeley
5

Wonderful stay in a beautiful setting

  • 5 of 5

We were so lucky to have been able to stay here! It's in a secluded area in the woods, and a nice place to unleash our 2 kids and 2 dogs in the woods. The cabin was beautiful and well furnished and had everything we needed to make dinner. Thank you Liz.

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful location...

  • 5 of 5

Wow what can I say, my girlfriend and I spent a rainy week-end there. We had a fire going, great food and wine and our 2 dogs. Its an amazing place, feels like your the only 2 people in the world! Also did some great walks in the rain.... Thank you Liz.................. We will do it again! Sincerely Jim & Rachel PS Great book collection!

  • Submitted: Nov 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Special place in the woods

  • 5 of 5

This is a wonderful retreat from which to recharge and regroup from the pressures of everyday living. The drive over from SF is lovely but surprisingly quick. You have the experience of feeling worlds away while " tucked up there" in this jewel of a place. We will most certainly return. Thank you Liz and Chuck for opening this special place to us. (and special thanks to Chuck for the ride back down the hill!)

Best regards,

Justin Green

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

it is the cutest most perfect cabin for two people!

  • 5 of 5

only a little over an hour drive from San Francisco but it feels a world away. Such a beautiful property, romantic cabin, on acres of land. Hikes start on the property. We will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful, secluded cabin just over an hour from the city but seems worlds away

  • 5 of 5

Hands down the best place we have rented since we moved to the west coast four years ago. Cabin is really nice built and situated on a ridge to take advantage of views and sun throughout the day. The wood burning stove is great for the cooler nights and the sleeping loft is very comfortable. Surrounded by it's own large amount of land our two dogs thought they were in heaven as they ran around through the trees and bushes. When we wanted to go further hiking trails lead off right from the property line.

Our only complaint was having to leave!

  • Submitted: May 25, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Omaha, Nebraska
5

...honeymoon

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I found this romantic cabin for a quick honeymoon back in 2013! We had a quiet and relaxing time here secluded in nature. The cabin provided a nice get away after we were married and break from our crazy busy few months preparing to move, finishing a Ph.D., etc....... We now live in the mid-west and talk of coming back to stay in the future!!! Thank you for making such a magical place available to add to our memories..... Next time hopefully we can bring our pup!!!

  • Submitted: Dec 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Point Reyes National Seashore
Tomales Bay Oyster Company
The Two Bird Cafe
Arti Cafe
"Excellent Indian food"
Good Earth Natural Foods
Car: necessary

Hiking & mountain biking on-site, 10 minutes to good restaurants & the Spirit Rock Meditation Center, 25 minutes to the Point Reyes National Seashore

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Rates & Availability

Lagunitas-Forest Knolls Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$275
$1,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 10.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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