Mountain View, Beach & Wine Country

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10 Guests
4 Bedrooms
7 Beds

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Beautiful Mountain Views, quiet, relaxing, and several things for the entire family. Wineries, golf, shopping, hiking, bicycling, surfing, fishing, concerts, swimming, sun bathing, bird watching, great food, and beautiful beaches and sunsets! Enjoy!

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Private front yard and nice green lawns to play or simply relax

Private front yard and nice green lawns to play or simply relax

The Space
Room type: Entire home/apt
Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 3
Beds: 7
Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM


Extra people: $25 / night after 6 guests
Cleaning Fee: $300
Security Deposit: $1500
Cancellation: Strict


The Space

Beautiful Mountain Views, quiet, Relaxing, and several things to do on the Central Coast for the entire family. There are wineries, golf courses, shopping, hiking, bicycle paths, and several beaches for surfers, boogie boarders, fisherman, swimmers, sun bathers, and people who love to stroll on the beach! Enjoy!

This home has beautiful mountain views and very close to the beach located in Nipomo, California. The home is 2800 sq.ft. and has Four total bedrooms and three full bathrooms.

The master bedroom is very spacious with a very large queen bed and an end table with alarm clock beside the bed. There is a full standing mirror, long dresser with mirrors, and a blanket stand in the room as well as a large LG color television system with stereo surround sound system and Magnavox Smart DVD player. The mattress is brand new as of September 2015 for guests comfort. Right off of the master bedroom are french doors that lead out to the side brick patio area and the Spa. There is patio furniture outside including a round cedar wooden table, two lounge chairs, and fsix chairs and a glass table to sit around for patio dining. Additionally, there a four (4) plastic chairs in one of the enclosed patio areas or dog runs. The master bedroom also leads into a large master bathroom with a large deep spa tub with jets, and a double headed shower for his and her convenience, and double sinks, all tiled, and a private toilet area. The master bedroom also includes a huge master bedroom closet area with hardwood floors and shelving where the towels, hand towels, and wash cloths are kept for the guests. Toilet paper is kept in the cabinet above the private toilet area. There is guest sample shampoos, conditioners, hand soap, bath gel, body lotion. and blow dryer in each bathroom for the guests.

The downstairs bedroom has a new futon with comfortable mattress. This room also has a Queen size bed with a brand new Ocean Pointe Visco mattress. The room can sleep at least 4 people and has two end tables next to the bed, a large coffee table to play your favorite board board games with family and friends, new Samsung smart television, smart DVD player, clock radio, tall dresser with six drawers and globe night light, ceiling fan, and full closet with hangers.

The downstairs bathroom has a shower/tub combination with one sink and full mirror, all tile, located next to bedroom off of laundry room.

There are two bedrooms upstairs which are theme rooms with one full bathroom tub/shower combination to share. The beach scene room has a full size bed with a new medium firm mattress, desk with mirror, ceiling fan, and night stand with lamp and clock radio. The closet features shelves for your clothes and shoes, etc., and hang up areas with high and low closet poles. No television in this bedroom.

The second bedroom upstairs has a jungle scene with a new bunk bed that features a twin bed with Visco mattress on top, full size Ocean Pointe Visco mattress on bottom, and a trundle twin bed pull out with Visco mattress below. The room sleeps up to four children or adults or combination of adults and children. The bedroom has a 32" Samsung smart television mounted on the wall and a toy box filled with toys and games for the children.

The full bath upstairs has a shower/tub combination, single sink, all tile, cabinets with hand towels, wash cloths, and bath towels, and a laundry chute that goes down to the downstairs bathroom next to the laundry room for your convenience.

Extra blankets are located in the bedroom closet shelves and the downstairs closet for this bedroom in case the weather is colder and guests require additional warmth at night.

The washer and dryer are available downstairs in the laundry room for guests to use. Laundry soap and fabric softener sheets are furnished in the cabinet above the dryer.

The kitchen is large with granite counter tops, and the kitchen nook for dining. The kitchen has a pantry and located in the pantry is a coffee maker, larger coffee maker, coffee filters, blender, toaster, baskets, electric knife, waffle maker, can opener, napkin holder, napkins, paper towel holder, paper towels, picnic basket, ice bucket, cutting boards, utensils, extra large pans, wire racks for catered foods, spice rack, and tea pot. The cupboards are supplied with dishes, cups, glasses, silverware, pans, Tupperware, bowls, BBQ skewers, baskets, etc. and steak knives are located on the counter top. The cupboards also have spices available for your use. If you would be so kind as to replace anything used for other guests that would be greatly appreciated! There are two sinks in the kitchen with garbage disposals (please do not put any vegetables, celery, potato peelings, orange peelings, hair dye, oils, or bacon grease) down the sinks as we have a septic system and this will cause the system to fail!!! We also have a laundry room sink. One sink in the kitchen area is set up for prepping food, and main sink in kitchen for washing dishes, etc. both sinks have a garbage disposal and there is a small glass container above the stove for putting used bacon grease or used oils in after cooking (Do not put any used oils down the sink). The kitchen has a microwave, oven, stove top, and dishwasher. The trash cans are under the main sink, and in the built in cabinet area off of the counter top for both recycle and trash.

The television system features the Hopper Joey from dish network with several free movies from the dish button on the remote control. Netflix available if you have an account, and other features.

The office area has an older Dell computer to use, wireless internet, and pool table to enjoy with pool cues on the wall, and pool playing supplies in the cabinets.

The outside patio is completely tiled in the enclosed area with a built in gas BBQ, cold water sink for small uses, extra burner for cooking, large double heater for warmth during winter and colder evenings. The guests are responsible for filling the small portable propane tank under the propane heater-It is removable and easy to replace. The cost is only $20 to refill at any propane refilling station. There is also a small refrigerator, seating area, and stereo system that has speakers in patio area, and spa area.

The home features an outside Spa to be used at the risk and responsibility of the guests only! The spa is located off the main patio area for privacy. The outside Spa may or may not be available on occasion as it may not be operational for maintenance or repairs. Otherwise, the Spa will be available to all guests to use at your own risk. The patio area has lawn furniture for relaxing, sight seeing, bird watching, or star gazing.

**The pool is currently under construction and there is no access to guests.

The inside of the home does not allow pets but there are two dog runs for animals outside as long as no pets are brought inside the home.

No smoking of any kind including hookahs, e-cigs, vapes, cigars, cigarettes or medical or illegal substance allowed inside the home but smokers can smoke outside in the patio area or around the property as long as all smoking materials, cigarette or cigar butts are put in trash receptacles.

There is public transportation in Nipomo to travel to the beach, shopping, wineries, etc. The home is located approximately 13.6 miles to the Grand Avenue on ramp to the beach. Pismo Beach, Arroyo Grande, Grover Beach, Oceano, Avila Beach, and Shell Beach are within (2) two to (7) seven miles from the Grand Avenue on ramp onto the beach. The home is 1/2 block from Dana Adobe Historical Land-site where the first travelers in California stopped off to rest from stagecoach travel. Holloway Christmas tree farm is also on the same road as the home where every year fresh cut Christmas trees are cut for display in your home. Additionally, the town of Nipomo has several churches of all denominations.

There are only two neighbors, one is approximately 7 acres away, and the other ranch house is located next door but houses are not close in proximity to hear the other neighbors in most cases. We apologize for any excessive noise from birds, neighbors pets, or any other wild life we have no control over! This is a country setting at the end of a no outlet road so do not expect street lights and all the other amenities of city living!

The town of Nipomo offers Mexican, Italian, Chinese, and American restaurants as well as many take out fast food restaurants such as Little Jocko's, The Mayor's Place (a great breakfast and lunch restaurant), McDonalds, Carls Jr., Pizza places, Taco Bell, and Starbucks. There is a Well-known steak house in the town of Nipomo called "Jocko's" and this restaurant is an award winning steakhouse and bar. You must go to Jocko's at least once to enjoy their great food! Nipomo also has a lot of history and is a quaint little town to visit with parks, dunes in Guadalupe, a speedway, and other fun things to do and see!

The beach towns include festivals, farmer's markets, concerts, and wine tasting tours. Every Friday night from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm is the Farmer's Market in Avila Beach during the summer months with local artists, local growers, and other local food vendors including entertainment on the boardwalk right on the beautiful beach of Avila. There is also many activities in the peak summer months at the Dinosaur Cave Park in Shell Beach.

Golfing is another large activity on the central coast with several golf courses in Nipomo including Cypress Ridge, Monarch Dunes, Blacklake Golf Resort, Sunset Ridge, Santa Maria Country Club, Pismo State Beach Golf Course, Rancho Maria Golf Club, and San Luis Obispo Country club to name a few in the local area.

San Luis Obispo is approximately 25.8 miles North of Nipomo and is the home of Cal Poly University, many local shops, theaters, restaurants, and Farmer's Market on Thursday nights where they close off the entire main street for all the vendors that frequent the events. The city of San Luis Obispo, Arroyo Grande, Pismo Beach, and surrounding cities provide many festivals and activities all year round.

The town of Solvang is approximately 43.5 miles South of Nipomo where you can visit the Danish community nestled in the Santa Ynez Valley wine country on California's central coast. The town offers Solvang's Danish events and heritage including traditional music, dancing, food, folk art, and storytelling. More information on the historical town of Solvang can be found on their website.

Chumash Indian Casino is approximately 42.6 miles South of Nipomo for those who enjoy gambling, bingo, and concert events.

The wine country offers many wineries all along the central coast and beyond the Cuesta Grade North of Nipomo where you can visit Santa Margarita, Atascadero, Templeton, and Paso Robles where the fair comes into town every year during the last couple weeks of July beginning of August. Check out the Mid State fair website for more details and event time for concerts and other family fun activities. There is also a water park that is 3 miles east of Paso Robles on HWY 46 for the whole family to enjoy known as 'The Ravine'! Check out their website for more information about cost and times open.

Pismo Beach offers many tourist attractions and famous restaurants that serve the best Clam Chowder on the Central Coast such as the "Splash Cafe"! There is a car show every Father's day weekend, and you can drive vehicles on the State beach entering from the Grand Avenue Pier in Grover Beach, and Oceano. The beach offers surfing, camping, ATV riding, walking, swimming, and fishing, and other events you can check out on the Pismo Beach website or check with the Chamber of Commerce.

Santa Barbara County line is only 5.2 miles South of Nipomo where the city of Santa Maria begins. The city of Santa Maria offers plenty of shopping and restaurants such as the Olive Garden, Red Lobster, theaters, Mall, and several local businesses such as Costco, Toys R Us, Babies R Us, WalMart, and Home Depot.

The Santa Maria Speedway is located across the 101 freeway from the vacation home and only about 5 minutes away where every Saturday night during racing season the races offer different events for the racing people in your lives. Check with the Santa Maria speedway for event times and season open times.

You must visit the area to understand all the special things the local cities and towns have to offer. Lake Lopez, Nacimiento, San Antonio, and Santa Margarita Lake are all within 40 minutes to an hour and a half away. At the lakes you can enjoy hiking, biking, sight seeing, sailing, boating, skiing, and fishing but remember with the severe drought many of these lakes are at their lowest capacity ever before. Indeed, we all need to pray for rain in our beautiful area! You can take a scenic drive up the beautiful coast on Highway 1 or 101 to San Simeon and watch and take pictures of the sea lions basking in the sun, and visit the famous Hearst Castle. Visit Avila Beach, and the sulfur springs hot tubs and pool, Shell Beach, San Luis Obispo and the Mission, the historical town of Morro Bay and see the famous Morro Rock. There is sightseeing, golfing, hiking, biking, and shopping at the many boutiques along the coastal towns. The small towns along the way such as Cambria, Cayucos, and of course do not forget to visit the small town of Carmel-by-the-Sea where Clint Eastwood served as the nonpartisan mayor, as well as other small towns that are most definitely a tourist delight. And surfers love all the beach areas along the Central Coast! This area is definitely something you will never forget, and must see at least once in a lifetime! You will experience a True Jewel in this area as noted a definite, "Diamond in the rough"!

There are Many things to see and do on the Central Coast but visitors must see the area more than once to enjoy everything the Central Coast has to offer! See you soon, and come back often!

Guest Access

The entire house, patio area, yards, except areas that are marked off no trespassing or private! The garage, supply room, and pool area are off limits at this time to guests!

Interaction with Guests

We interact with the guests by email, or texting. We prefer not being phoned unless it is an emergency as we are not always in the same time zone as our guests and both of us work. However, there are times when we are in the area and during those times we will be in close proximity to the location of the vacation home if we are needed in an emergency type situation or repairs of any kind on the property.

The Neighborhood

The neighborhood is a country setting with views of the mountains and a very peaceful setting. Down the street is the Dana Adobe Historical Land site where the first settlers road into Nipomo on horseback and Stage Coach. We provided some reading material inside the Vacation home for those who would like to know more about the area or you can visit Dana Adobe by strolling down the road and talking to the local historians.

Getting Around

There is a bus system in Nipomo on Tefft Street that will take you anywhere you would like to go. The bus is called Regional Transit Authority RTA for Nipomo. If you search the web for the schedule you can find out where the bus goes and what the schedule is so you can use the public transportation system to take you to the beach or shopping or wherever you need to go in the area if you would rather not drive.

Other Things to Note

THE SPA IS TO BE USED AT THE RISK OF THE GUESTS ONLY! Please only contact the hosts by either email or texting if you have any questions or need additional instructions on how to use the spa! if you would like to have additional chemicals added contact the hosts by email or text, and the hosts will do everything in their power to get back to the guests with a response as soon as we are able. We are not responsible if the spa is not working during the guests stay as there will be times when it is in need of repairs or maintenance.

The Vacation home has Security Cameras to monitor the 2-acres for Safety & Security Reasons.

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House Rules

Any guests staying in the home must be occupied by someone at least 25 years or older with the reserved guest taking responsibility for all guests they reserved for in the home with a maximum of only ten (10) total guests per stay unless approved in advance by the hosts. Guests must understand that there is a noise restriction in all residential areas, and 10:00 p.m. is when all guests should keep noise to a minimum as to not disturb neighbors or other individuals who are close to or on the property.

There is to be no wild parties where alcohol or drugs are solicited, consumed, or provided in any way. Alcohol usage in an abusive fashion is not allowed on the property. The home is a respectful place for the comfort of guests and to enjoy. Therefore, anyone under 21 should not be consuming alcoholic beverages on the premise, and adults 21 or older can consume alcohol in a moderate fashion without creating a disturbance or any type of foul play while staying at the residence. This rule and regulation is for the safety and security of all guests, and neighbors and renters in the surrounding areas.


Renter(s) agrees and warrants that there shall be NO CONSUMPTION OF ALCOHOL BY PERSONS UNDER AGE 21. Renter(s) agrees to refuse to allow alcohol to be served to, or consumed by, any person who is visibly intoxicated or under 21 years of age. Renter(s) shall monitor all service, if any, of alcohol and specifically acknowledges that Renter(s) is solely liable for the consumption of any alcohol by any person on the premises and that such liability shall extend to any aspect regarding the consumption of alcohol. The contact personnel upon site inspection may ask guests or visitors for identification to verify age and reserves the right to ask the entire party to leave if (1) a minor is consuming alcohol; (2) an adult is providing alcohol to a minor; or (3) a guest(s), any visitor(s) (only if approved by owners), or guest(s) appears intoxicated and refuses to leave the premises. While alcohol may be consumed in the back patio area or in the premises by person(s) 21 years or older, the State of California prohibits any type of alcohol consumption outside the building on Oakglen Avenue - sidewalk, street or in cars.

Absolutely no drug use, sales, and/or possession will be tolerated. All illegal drug sales, use, and/or possession is against the law and will not be tolerated by the hosts, contact personnel in charge of sight inspections, the township of Nipomo, County of San Luis Obispo, and/or State of California. Any illegal drug sales, use, and/or possession will be considered an immediate breach of the residence rental agreement and/or contract, and no monies from this contract or any contract for rental of this residence and property will be refunded if violation is found. Renter(s) shall indemnify and hold the hosts of the vacation home, contact personnel, and residence located in Nipomo, California harmless from all liability for improper use of any type of illegal alcohol consumption, abuse, and/or illegal drug usage.

No smoking of any kind is allowed inside the home. Smokers can smoke outside as long as their smoking materials, cigarettes or cigar butts after put completely out are disposed of in the trash receptacles by garage.

Guests can park in front of the home, or next to the garages in the driveway area. Please do not block the first dirt driveway in any way as there are tenants at the bottom of the property who need access to drive in and out of this dirt driveway area.

Animals are allowed in the outside only (no exceptions, animals are not allowed in the residence under any terms). The home outside in the patio area has two walled in dog runs to keep animals safe. There is a large dog house in case of weather in one of the dog run areas. Pets are welcome but there is a deposit required if the guests choose to bring their pets to this vacation rental. The cost of the pet deposit is $500.00. If there is any damage to the property outside or inside, or the yards or patio area in need of any removal of animal feces required of the cleaning personnel, plants dug up, or holes dug by pets, the cost for removal will be taken out of the security or animal deposit.

Check in time is 3:00 pm and check out time is 11:00 am. The check-in and check-out times can be flexible if the guest(s) contact the owner in advance to make prior arrangements, and there is enough time to prepare the home for other guests who reserved the home. Please contact owners (hosts) by email or text if an early check in or check out time is needed to get prior approval.

THE SPA IS USED AT YOUR OWN RISK! Please contact the hosts if you have questions. Children and adults must rinse off before and after entering or exiting the outside spa. NO SAND/DIRT IN THE SPA. Maximum amount of people in outside Spa is (10) ten people. We advise that no one pregnant enter the Spa, and children always be accompanied by adults. The SPA has a solar lid that must be on at all times when not in use! Also, no one is to walk on the lid or play with it as it is just a solar cover and will collapse into the water, which could be a potential danger. We are not held responsible for anything that happens if guests use the spa as again this is at the risk of the guests only! No glassware in or around the Spa only plastic. No food in or around the spa. No outside objects in the spa such as children's toys, clothes, or other floatation devices unless used for an infant unless designed for water usage. If the Spa needs to be drained and refilled due to cleanliness issues, the charges will be deducted from the security deposit.

Please Do Not Unplug Or Tamper with any of the stereo equipment, surround sound, DVD players, Television sets, receivers, or Joey Hoppers!

All guests must follow waste and recycling removal schedule. Please do not forget to follow the instructions sent to the guests 1 to 3 days in advance for putting out the trash and recycle containers. The trash bins will not be emptied, and future guests will not have room for their waste and recycle items if not disposed of and picked up by the service on Mondays, which is our scheduled pick up day.

The garage is off limits to guests. Hosts reserve the right to access garage through a private entrance with advanced notification to the guest(s).

No unauthorized guests beyond the reservation without the host's consent. Guest count is ten (10) maximum. Any guest(s) who reserve and bring more than the maximum amount of guests to the vacation rental without prior approval from the hosts will be asked to leave with no refund for reserved days. The maximum guest count does include children of all ages but the hosts will not charge for children age one (1) or under one year.

As the owners (hosts), we reserve the right to fix any issues with the home that arise during a reservation. If there becomes a broken item during a stay no matter how large or small, we must be notified immediately by the guests. We as hosts reserve the right to enter the property, and fix any items necessary immediately at the owners (hosts) discretion by entering the property or hiring a professional until the item, equipment, or repair fixes the problem or is no longer a risk to anyone on the property. We will ensure privacy for the renters, however, any amenity that requires fixing, upgrading, or repairs will need immediate attention in order for all reserved current and future guests to enjoy the home and everything offered in the listing.

If any of the following rules are violated, guests are subject to lose part or all of their security deposit.

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Safety Features
Smoke Detector
Carbon Monoxide Detector
First Aid Kit
Safety Card
Fire Extinguisher
Lock on Bedroom Door

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Nice lawns and quiet country setting to take a walk with Dana Adobe Historical Land Site just a few blocks up the Road just walking distance from the Vacation Rental

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Kathy And Mark
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Member since July 2013
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