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Studio Cottage on Saffron Farm

Melinda is a superhost.

Studio Cottage on Saffron Farm

3 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 bath
3 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the farm stay to yourself.
Sparkling clean
17 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Melinda is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location
95% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.

Our cottage studio has lovely views of our walnut orchard, historic barn and fields. Enjoy sunset over the neighboring vineyards from your private deck.

We are a mile down the road from a lovely State park, that is if you ever want to leave our tranquil little farm. Also nearby are wineries, hiking trails up a dormant volcano, and California's largest and oldest lake.


Air conditioning
Hot water

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed



165 reviews
Stylish space
Outstanding hospitality
Sparkling clean
Cailin User Profile
January 2020
The most stylish, comfortable, and beautiful Airbnb I have stayed at so far. The place felt very luxurious and was tastefully decorated, while also feeling homey and cozy. The incredible amenities for cooking, board games, and films was greatly appreciated. If you have a chance…
Ai User Profile
January 2020
Melinda has a great farm and we definitely enjoyed the stay! A great choice for a break to experience a more peaceful life. Love their recommendations too. They also have some great product on the farm, like saffron, walnut and lavender, and things made from them etc. The lake…
Luke User Profile
December 2019
Beautiful place! Really enjoyed it. Many things to appreciate. Wish we could have stayed longer. We’d most definitely stay again. Five stars all around.
Dulce User Profile
December 2019
Melinda's place is a hidden gem - so adorable! The cottage is very spacious for a couple or small family, lots of space for stuff and able to move around freely. It was cozy for us in Winter, but I could see a stay in the warmer months being even more wonderful to truly enjoy…
Shreya User Profile
December 2019
Absolutely perfect! The space was so beautiful and comfortable. We especially appreciated the warmth extended from Melinda and her communication with us. Definitely recommend!
Elliott User Profile
December 2019
Melinda and Simon's farm is so amazing! They were so gracious to show us around and explain their different projects - the saffron, the walnuts, the chickens, the lavender. It's all very beautiful and interesting, and they as hosts really couldn't be any nicer. The space is also…
Joshua User Profile
December 2019
An absolute gem of a spot, it was exactly what we were after for a weekend getaway. Melinda has done a great job with the farm, where visitors can experience it all from the cottage. We learnt a lot about walnuts and saffron and enjoyed walking around the orchard discovering the…

Hosted by Melinda

Kelseyville, CAJoined in June 2011
Melinda User Profile
201 Reviews
1 Reference
Melinda is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
We have a small organic farm on 7+ acres here in Lake County. Simon is an ornithologist, and worked for many years for The Nature Conservancy. I am a former caterer and love to preserve, bake, and farm. We started the farm the summer of 2017 and are excited to be growing…
Interaction with guests
We are happy to greet you, or let you see yourselves in, whichever you prefer.
Languages: Nederlands, English, Français, Türkçe
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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About this place
When you stay in an Airbnb, you’re staying at someone’s place.
This is Melinda’s place.
Simon helps host.

The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 3:00 PM
Checkout: 12:00 PM
After 3:00 PM
12:00 PM

House Rules

  • No smoking
  • No parties or events
  • Pets are allowed