About this listing
View views and more views located in the town of Ojai. Designer owned home is the perfect get away for guests year round. The property offers privacy (fully gated 4 acres), luxury furnishings and ideal location in premiere area for a weekend in Ojai.
This is the main living room in the house - there is a sunken pit as well equipped with a fireside massage chair.
Tranquil 4 acre ranch with Guest House, Seasonal Pool, Hot Tub, Outdoor Kitchen, Outdoor Shower with Tankless Heat, Private Meadow, Badmington Court and garage Game Room, Seasonal Stream, Secluded Oak Grove, Endless Mountain Views Surround this Hilltop Property. Pets Welcome (with paid pet deposit). Designer owned and furnished. 2 night minimum please. 3 night minimum for Holidays. 5 star living amidst the calm backdrop of one of California's most treasured small towns. Private Yoga, Massage and Chef services available for additional fee. No weddings please. We do not offer discounts on weekend stays.
There is also a game room set up in one of the properties garages that includes a double toss basketball game and ping pong.
Interaction with Guests
Emailing is the best way for guests to reach us as we travel quite a bit. But texting works too.
Rancho Francese is located in a friendly high end Ojai area connected to town thru the beautiful Oak Lined Arbolada. Many guest enjoy easy access to hiking trails and the tranquil walk to the Ojai Farmer's Market on Sundays. This is a legal short term rental in the Ojai Valley as it is not "in the village" where short term rentals have recently been made illegal.
There is an adorable Ojai Trolley and a convenient stop just down the hill from the ranch. Renters can also rent bikes thru the Mob Shop, a local Ojai Business located downtown. The is also a Topa Topa taxi service in town.
Other Things to Note
The main house is equipped with A Master Bedroom King Bed, A Queen Bed in Guest Room 2, and a King Bed in Guest Room 3. The Guest House has a Queen Bed and a King Bed in large Great Room format. Ojai is a country living kind of town. Wild animals are often in the yard or seen while driving around town - bunnies, coyotes, hawks, raccoons and owls mostly. Neighbors let their cats room and they often visit. There are bugs and lizards from time to time. This is nature at its finest. Each spring 2 golden headed eagles nest in our trees!
Please NO smoking on the property. If occupants are found smoking the deposit may be kept. Dogs are welcome as long as a pet deposit is paid so we can professionally clean rugs for allergy sensitive future renters. If you have a dog on the property and have not cleared it with the owners when booking your deposit may be kept. We ask that renters keep a special eye on the 400 year old rustic antiques been in our family for generations. California is in a drought! Please help conserve water during your stay! Ojai has a 10pm noise ordinance. Please limit conversation outside after 10pm.
To book our property you will need to contact the owner listed. If the requested dates are available, the guest is ask to book thru AirBnb. AirBnb charges your cleaning fee of $200 with your booking. 2 night minimum, excluding holidays (Labor Day, Memorial Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years etc) 3 night minimum please. NO WEDDINGS- OR WEDDING INQUIRIES EVEN IF YOUR EVENT IS SMALL. 10 Person Occupancy Maximum. Over occupancy will result in loss of deposit. We love our Ojai home and prefer to host guests who will respect and love it as much as we do.
Family of 3 who love living in Southern California! We love Ojai and Palm Springs -laid back retreats where we can just "hang" and fall off the map for awhile...