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Exquisite Country Retreat Private Entry

#409570 · Vacation Rental in , ,

1 Bedroom
2 guests
1 Full Bathroom
Vacation Rental

Property Description

Exquisite country retreat located in the beautiful Santa Cruz mountains 10 minutes from the exciting cultural mecca that Santa Cruz is 15 minutes to our beautiful beaches and our amazing university, 25 minutes to Silicon Valley driving through sacred redwood forests.Our home is a sanctuary that we have built over the last 30 years it is an honor to share it with guests who are traveling through this amazing Area of California.

This property is a self-sufficient studio with a small kitchenette with common walls to the rest of the house. It has a completely private entry The studio is quite large approximately 455 ft.² Also has an amazing antique Oriental Bed,Crystal fireplace, hand carved Balinese doors, piano and beautiful Asian art throughout This is not a party house!! this is a place that people come for deep relaxation and healing in one of the most beautiful areas of Santa Cruz super sunny yet right on the edge of exquisite redwood forest

There are hiking trails within minutes of our house and the quiet and peace of Happy valley is something very special!! You can find many reviews about our property if you look on other sites This is a no smoking environment Ourspace is also available for long term guests at a discounted price

We are brand-new to home away and I hope that we can facilitate your booking easily !

I can say that amongst other things that we have been hosting many events and many seminars and many guests for over 30 years and almost everyone who comes is very moved by the beauty and serenity of our environment .We have taken tremendous care to build and create a space that promotes well being and healing We have traveled to the far east India and Thailand Bali Japan and brought back many treasures to fill the house with to create the feeling of being in an Asian garden in a beautiful space filled with art that reflects the spirituality and the exquisite nature we are surrounded by The bed that you will sleep on is a masterpiece of incredible craftsmanship without any Nails or screws handcarved in rosewoodby amazing craftsman long ago Any other questions feel free to ask we are very friendly people

Check in 3:00

Check out 12:00

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House Rules

Check In Time: 01:00
Check Out Time: 12:00
Max occupancy: 2

Sleeping Arrangements

Common Space
Bed types not specified
Bedroom 1
Bed types not specified


Rate Name Nightly Weekend Weekly Monthly
Default Rate
No Minimum Stay
$25 CAD - - -
12/19/17 - 12/19/20
1 Night Minimum
$125 CAD - - -

Availability Calendar

January 2018

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Availability last updated Jan 12, 2018
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22 Reviews

Overall Rating

Very comfortable and stylish, thanks Art

Great environment to relax and get away, but the city is just 10 minutes away

October 2017

Rustic, serene getaway

We really enjoyed staying at Art's place- very rustic and surrounded by nature. Art gave us a wonderful tour of his home and of all the beautiful art and artifacts he had brought home from his travels and incorporated into the space. Very serene energy here; highly recommend.

October 2017

Beautiful and Special!

Art was a great host and he's got a very special property. My girlfriend and I loved it! We were there for just one night as we were competing in the triathlon, but she already wants to go back and stay longer. The space and the furniture is beautiful. The bed was comfortable. There's a nice gas fireplace, which we made use of. The property was sec... Read More

September 2017

Tranquil setting tucked away in the trees was a perfect spot to relax and unwind.

The location of this property was not far from town, yet removed enough that one could truly relax and forget where they were. Huge redwoods, trickling fountains, and owls and crickets adding their songs made for a truly one-of-a-kind experience. The studio has most everything one needs for a comfortable stay and the owner is very friendly and help... Read More

September 2017

Serene Retreat

The retreat was a tranquil and serene environment. Guests get to enjoy exquisite furniture pieces that come from Art's travels. Art was extremely kind, generous and accommodating. We had a last minute "extra guest", and Art provided a mat and blankets for us. We were very grateful for his hospitality with our situation change. The kitchenette is l... Read More

September 2017

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