About this listing
Bella Luna Mountain retreat offers a romantic treehouse like cottage, a bridge over a waterfall and a star house on a cliff. Offering the best of both worlds, privacy, natural beauty and easy access to the best wineries and activities in the region.
Sonoma TOT # 915N
This romantic Treehouse like cottage is located on 5 acres in the mountains above the Valley of the Moon in Sonoma County.
Ideally situated between the towns of Kenwood (15 minutes from our retreat) and East Santa Rosa, our retreat is in the very heart of Sonoma's wine country.
The Bella Luna Mountain Retreat features a waterfall, suspension bridge and a star gazer dwelling on a cliff. It is often used by honeymooners - for anniversaries and birthday celebrations.
The retreat is only 15 to 35 minutes to some of the best wineries and dining in the region.
The cottage is listed in the Lover's Guide to Waterfalls and offers private hiking trails and a 40 foot waterfall in the winter & spring only. Situated at a private residence, the Bella Luna Mountaintop Retreat, offers privacy, breathtaking views and a magical "tree house" like place to stay.
The little studio cottage has a circular skylight and has an enchanting light that surrounds her. She is nestled in a grove of oak trees, the cottage Amenities are:
OUTDOOR HOT TUB is available for an extra $100 fee, which must be paid in advance to reserve and ready it for your use.
Sleeps 2 people only
Kitchenette with four burner stove/oven
Swiss Electric fire stove and heater
Jacuzzi for two
Luxury linens and towels
DVD player w/films
Queen size bed
Wrap around deck overlooking a private forest of oaks and madrone
Access to stargazer
Private hiking trails
Walking distance to hood mountain park
Propane BBQ on deck
10-30 minutes to premiere wineries and dining
Winter/Spring waterfall (Listed in the Lover's Guide to Waterfalls)
Access to outdoor hot tub with additional fee
Please note - owners live in a separate house on the property and are available to help our guests with anything they need. We prefer to give our guests complete privacy, so it is rare that we see guests except when checking them in.
We are sorry we cannot accept pets - as so many of our guests have allergies.
This Treehouse like cottage has scores of followers. We have had many people propose marriage at the star house (a small dwelling for star watching and sunset views).
Please note you do not need to cross the bridge to get to cottage.
The wifi is only available on request and for limited periods (we turn it off at night).
There is a jacuzzi for 2 people inside the cottage itself.
IF YOU ARE LOOKING FOR SOMETHING BIG AND SPACIOUS this is NOT the place. The cottage is a small studio with a large wrap around deck. There is a kitchenette in the cottage as well as a jacuzzi tub for two people.
Our bridge over our waterfall, the star house that is a short hike from the cottage and private hiking trails, as well as easy access to Hood Mtn. Park (walking distance from our mountaintop retreat).
Interaction with Guests
We like to greet them and orientate them to the property. We give our guests complete privacy so they can enjoy our property. Its rare that we see guests after they check in…although we have on occasion had guests stay for dinner, a drink or even a sail on SF bay.
On major holidays we are not available to greet guests - we ask that they check in on their own.
Private mountaintop retreat with large parcels
You definitely need a car to get to our mountaintop oasis. You park right next to the cottage.
Other Things to Note
We have a guest book with extensive details of things to do in the Valley of the Moon and Sonoma's wine country.
No Smoking anywhere on property. We are in a high fire danger area.
No pets - too many of our guests have allergies - Please don't ask us for exceptions.
Beginning May 1st 2015 Hot Tub will be available for an additional fee of $100 and must be booked a week in advance to clean it for your use.
Caromia is an award winning documentary filmmaker and environmental educator and creative director of many projects to change the world!
Gary is a solar entrepeneur, medicinal cannabis producer and is a nature lover bar none!
The owners live in a separate house on their Bella Luna Mountain Retreat and are available to help our guests with anything they need.