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Mar Vista Cottages

Anchor Bay, CA
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Home Away From Home!
My husband & I decided to stay here for the Thanksgiving holiday... more
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband & I decided to stay here for the Thanksgiving holiday this year along with our dogs Rex & Lilly. Perfect pick! This place is beautiful and serene. We felt this right away with its wide open space of green grass, rustic adirondack chairs tall redwood trees, and yellow cottages. What we appreciated the most about Mar Vista is...

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Mijdrecht, The Netherlands
Reviewed September 6, 2016

We decided to renew our wedding vows at Mar Vista after 25 years of marriage. Renata and Tom could not have been more helpful from putting us in touch with a lady (Candace) who conducted the ceremony and an excellent photographer. A lovely touch was a bouquet of flowers from the garden and they also lent us some champagne glasses...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed August 31, 2016

We had the most wonderful 2-day getaway at the Mar Vista Cottages. We were in cottage #1, which had a front-row view of the amusing flock of hens. The cottage was small but immaculately clean and just right for two. We were celebrating a birthday, so were greeted with a special sign above the bed! The cottage also has numerous...

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sacramento
Reviewed August 6, 2016

Wow! We just stayed three amazing nights at the Mar Vista Cottages in Anchor Bay on California's North Coast. An oasis in paradise for our family of four and our dog Cody. We were referred to this pet friendly property as we were looking for a quick getaway from the heat in Sacramento. Mar Vista Cottages was the perfect location...

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Norwalk, Connecticut
Reviewed May 17, 2016

This was our second visit to these lovely cabins. We had a very relaxing almost spiritual stay. From collecting eggs from "the girls" to enjoying the star show at night, the down pillows and comforter, HOMEMADE all natural soaps, plush towels, seals barking... Tom and Reneta were wonderful hosts, including Sox and Rascal the pups, and Lola the goat. The...

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California
Reviewed May 13, 2016

This was an Anniversary trip for us and it was AMAZING. The charming cottage, the hens, the walk to the nearly private beach, the goat the gardens and the grounds all added up to the perfect Anniversary weekend!

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seattle
Reviewed April 20, 2016

Mar Vista is on highway 1 south of Mendocino with views of the ocean. The cottages are small, our cottage was 360 SF but very well equipped. The views from the cottage were excellent, the kitchen completely equipped and the bedroom/bath very nice. The property has 120 hens and delivers fresh eggs to your cottage each morning. The grounds are...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed December 16, 2015

I have been putting off writing a review of Mar Vista as I have been struggling with my need to rave about my favorite spot in California with my desire to keep it my secret. (But from the other reviews, the secret is apparently out!) :-) I've stayed at Mar Vista twice in the past two years (November 2013 and...

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Corona del Mar, California
Reviewed September 19, 2015

Six friends and I stayed at Mar Vista. Tom and Renatta were as friendly and kind as any host could be. We had fresh eggs from their chickens every morning, and made a beautiful salad from their organic garden for dinner. The birthday dinner in the green house was stunning. The fire pit under a canopy of stars was breathtaking....

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Los Angeles, CA
Reviewed September 1, 2015

If you are looking for an idyllic setting with an incredibly laid back feel and an abundance of natural beauty, Mar Vista Cottages is a perfect choice for couples seeking privacy as well as families. From the resident pet goats to the sweet dog and the prolific egg-laying chickens, we were delighted at every turn. There were so many highlights,...

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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Additional Information about Mar Vista Cottages

Address: Anchor Bay, CA
Location: United States > California > Mendocino County > Anchor Bay
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Mar Vista Cottages Hotel Anchor Bay
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“cottage 1 was right by the chickens- very entertaining!”
  • birthday dinner in the cottage
 of 5 bubbles AmyL194, Aug 31, 2016 | Read review
“Wifi is best on the upper cottages, Wonderful vegetable garden to pick from, definitely help Tom collect the eggs, it is crazy fun.”
  • Lighthouse hike. About 6 miles north of the Cottages
 of 5 bubbles itsfuntotravel-2012, Aug 6, 2016 | Read review
“Cabin 8 great views”
 of 5 bubbles flowerchild26, May 17, 2016 | Read review
“higher cottages have better views of the bay”
 of 5 bubbles worldtraveledSeattle, Apr 20, 2016 | Read review
“We adored Cottage 8, with it's spectacular ocean views. We also enjoyed our barbecue every night.”
 of 5 bubbles salliebp, Sep 1, 2015 | Read review
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