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Modern Zen

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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
Minimum stay varies
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Modern Zen is a sophisticated and tasteful blend of modern and serene. Set in the redwoods of Cazadero near Austin Creek, this mid-century modern compound embraces stylish amenities like a new hot tub, remodeled kitchen, outdoor shower and entertainment technology. And yet, you're away from it all in a two bedroom main house and separate private suite. Outside is divine! The main deck sports a dining table for morning mimosas and alfresco meals, propane BBQ, large hammock (that gets a perfect amount of sunshine in the afternoon), plenty of welcoming seating and views up the hillside and into the redwood trees. It's the perfect gathering place between the main house and the private suite. Around the corner and completely private, a 6 person hot tub awaits. Just steps away is a private ...Modern Zen is a sophisticated and tasteful blend of modern and serene. Set in the redwoods of Cazadero near Austin Creek, this mid-century modern compound embraces stylish amenities like a new hot tub, remodeled kitchen, outdoor shower and entertainment technology. And yet, you're away from it all in a two bedroom main house and separate private suite. Outside is divine! The main deck sports a dining table for morning mimosas and alfresco meals, propane BBQ, large hammock (that gets a perfect amount of sunshine in the afternoon), plenty of welcoming seating and views up the hillside and into the redwood trees. It's the perfect gathering place between the main house and the private suite. Around the corner and completely private, a 6 person hot tub awaits. Just steps away is a private outdoor shower, hooks for towels and gate to the lower yard and fully fenced dog run. In the main house the freshly remodeled kitchen has all new stainless steel appliances including dishwasher, a multi-tiered island and is open to the dining area and comfortable living room. The kitchen is well-appointed with quality cookware and colorful Fiestaware. This open floorplan is ideal for group cooking and congregating. No one is left out of the fun! Spread out in the living room to watch TV or stream music through the new flat screen Roku TV. Retreat to your cozy bedroom with a memory foam king bed and one with a queen bed. Each bedroom has a TV and sliding glass doors to the deck and hot tub. Get ready in the stylish main bathroom with heated floors, tiled shower/tub combo and marble counter top. Cross the multi-level deck to the charming private suite with queen bed, separate comfortable seating area with TV and DVD player, full bathroom with heated floors and kitchenette with washer and dryer. This space is equally inviting when sun streams through the windows or rain patters on the roof. Make coffee in the kitchenette or grab a snack from the mini fridge before joining everyone in the main cottage for breakfast. It's a dog owner's paradise! In addition to the fenced dog run, Modern Zen offers two dog beds, several toys and a collapsible dog crate. Native ferns, rhododendrons and thimbleberries thrive under the redwood trees with Japanese maples, climbing roses and camellias. Families, friends, dog owners and everyone else will love staying at this peaceful retreat in the woods - that's just a short drive to world class restaurants and wineries. Hiking in Armstrong Redwoods State Park or along the Sonoma Coast is minutes away. Know Before You Book: Maximum Occupancy and Quiet Hours: The maximum occupancy at Modern Zen is 6. Quiet hours are from 10:00 p.m. until 7:00 a.m. Outdoor amplified sound is prohibited at any time. Parking: On-site parking is available for 3 vehicles. RVs, trailers and campers are prohibited, per the Sonoma County Vacation Rental Ordinance. Bed Sizes: First Bedroom: King Bed, Second Bedroom: Queen Bed, Private Suite: Queen Bed. Heat Source: The main house has central heat and wood burning fire place. The private suite has a gas fireplace Dog Run: A large dog run (approx. 1,500 square feet) with entrances through the deck off the hot tub and a gate at the bottom of the driveway has 4 foot tall fencing. The area is a combination of flat and hilly and may not be suitable for very small dogs. Sonoma County TOT #: 1979N Sonoma County Vacation Rental Permit #: ZPE16-0232 Additional amenities include: fireplace, wood/gas fireplace, square footage, est. 1336, heat source central, fireplaces, check-in time 4:00 pm, yard natural & landscaped, outdoor bathing outdoor shower, game room items hammock, view redwoods, featured amenity 1 private, express check-in check-in at the home, laundry facilities washer & dryer, baby items pack&play crib, pet policy dog friendly, check-out time 12:00 pm.More
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Russian River Vacation Homes
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:85%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:May 2010
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Reviewed November 17, 2016

We stayed at Modern Zen during October. It was a girl's trip to relax and taste wine. The house is beautiful, comfortable, tranquil, and well stocked for cooking. It was a beautiful time of year with Fall colors all around the house. We had 5...More

Date of stay: October 2016
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Reviewed July 7, 2016

Three couples, two dogs - it's hard to find a place that accommodates that. But Modern Zen was amazing for our long weekend. The home is beautiful with a modern kitchen and baths. The bedrooms were well-sized with plenty of room for everyone's stuff and...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank mmfast
Management response:Responded August 3, 2016

Hello and thank you for the great review! Modern Zen may be new as a vacation home (under the current owners), but it is a GREAT place to stay! Both dogs and people are spoiled here. I hope we'll see you again! Megan Perkins Russian...More

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Reviewed June 18, 2016

The perfect weekend getaway from the city! I wish I could own a second home just like this. It is a quaint, understated-from-the-street house tucked away on a wooded hillside, but includes all the amenities for a *very* comfortable weekend: newly renovated with fully equipped...More

Date of stay: June 2016
Thank Mari K
Management response:Responded August 3, 2016

Thank you for the charming review! Modern Zen is a delightful place to soak in Sonoma County with family or friends or both. There's a separate fenced dog run under the redwoods and the owners provide dog beds and crates - as you mentioned. It's...More

Reviewed June 14, 2016

-Clean and meticulously maintained -The hosts thought of everything. Such attention to detail -I have stayed in many vacation rental properties over the years, this is the best experience I have ever had -Easy access to Monte Rio or Guerneville beaches -This place is truly...More

Date of stay: June 2016
Thank jjnavarr0
Management response:Responded August 3, 2016

Great review! Thank you for saying it so plainly! And I hope we'll see you again soon. Megan Perkins Russian River Vacation Homes

Reviewed June 10, 2016

I've stayed at many placed in the area, Modern Zen so far is my favorite. It has the feel of a large yet cozy tucked away little compound, you have everything you need, even a guesthouse! The main house is large w two bedrooms a...More

Date of stay: May 2016
Thank Rhonda P
Management response:Responded August 3, 2016

We are so glad you loved Modern Zen! The new owners of this home have done a fabulous job making it the perfect home away from home. And guests love it as a result! Down the street a little bit is an old bridge -...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Ask
DVD Player
Stove
Grill
Fishing Nearby
Hot Tub
Refrigerator
Washer
Central Heating
Housekeeping Included
Dryer
Dishwasher
Towels Provided
Freezer
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
TV
Parking
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Toaster
Patio
Deck
Fireplace
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Does this vacation rental have a fenced-in yard?YesNoUnsure
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