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Caspar Cottage charming private Mendocino rental

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Cottage -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
Mendocino, Mendocino County, California
Caspar Cottage is a very charming, private, quiet, nicely and newly furnished cottage that my husband and I built on our five private acres near the end of a quiet road, just three miles up the ridge from the ocean and ten minutes from Mendocino or Fort Bragg. It's a perfect place for a honeymoon, anniversary, special occasion or quiet retreat. It has a comfortable queen bed with down comforter and nice linens, new sleeper sofa (that accommodates one adult or two small children), fully equipped kitchen, gas BBQ and picnic table with string lights above for the evenings, lovely custom cabinetry and a beautiful marble tiled bathroom with a jet tub and large shower. The cottage is very comfortable and nicely appointed with original art. Flames from an enameled European propane stove bring the warmth and coziness of a fire with the conve... Read more
Listing #FKN3446259
About the Owner
Diane B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2013
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Reviewed 25 July 2018

First, the location is perfection: adjacent to Russian Gulch State Park, within easy walking distance of the park’s famous waterfall, about halfway between Mendocino and Fort Bragg (with all their opportunities for dining, shopping, and gallery visits), and close to a number of other state...More

Thank KerrySK
DianeCasparCottage, VR Owner at Caspar Cottage charming private Mendocino rental, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2018

Thank you! We so enjoyed meeting you and hope to see you back here again next year. It makes us happy that our guests appreciate Caspar Cottage. All the best to you. Diane and Bob

Reviewed 7 July 2018

We really loved Caspar cottage! So peaceful and rejuvenating! The cottage is clean and comfortable. It also has a very nice patio with two chairs, table with a bench and BBQ grill. Diane and Bob are very nice host. I will definitely come back! Thank...More

Thank rjsyouens
DianeCasparCottage, VR Owner at Caspar Cottage charming private Mendocino rental, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2018

Thank you Jessica! We look forward to seeing you and your family again at Caspar Cottage.

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Reviewed 26 August 2017

My husband and I recently spent a week at the Caspar Cottage. It is situated in a very quiet, peaceful setting and the hosts, Bob and Diane, are simply delightful. They welcomed us and availed themselves to us for any information we might require for...More

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DianeCasparCottage, VR Owner at Caspar Cottage charming private Mendocino rental, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Thank you so much Mary and Tom. We enjoy making our guests feel welcome and helping them enjoy the Mendocino coast. It was delightful meeting you and we look forward to seeing you here at Caspar Cottage again.

  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Sofa
    1 Queen
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About the neighbourhood
Caspar Cottage is located near the end of a quiet road, at the eastern edge of the Russian Gulch State Park and across the road from Jackson State Forest. From the cottage you can walk down through a Redwood canyon to the 30 foot waterfall in the park. We are just five minutes from the beach and ten minutes from the village of Mendocino or Fort Bragg. On our five private acres we built the cottage and also our home and my husband's one man woodworking shop which are nearby, but obscured by trees and a garden. The cottage is very private. It sits in the sun and is surrounded on the north side by trees. The dark night sky provides views to the stars of the Milky Way and the full moon. You'll like it! Please visit our CasparCottage dot com website for guest comments and more photos.... more
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How to get there
Directions from San Francisco: We are about 3 hours from the Golden Gate Bridge if you take Highway 101 North to Cloverdale and go West on Highway 128 which is a beautiful, but windy road that goes over a mountain and through the hills, through Boonville, past many small picturesque wineries in the Anderson Valley, and though a Redwood forest before reaching the coast and going North on Highway 1 to Mendocino.
Alternately, you could take Highway 101 North to Highway 116 West and then 12 West to the coast at Bodega Bay, and up the coast to Mendocino from there. It takes maybe an hour longer, but it is a spectacular drive, especially on a clear day.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 4.8 km.
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