About this listing
Here is your chance to spend a vacation/week end holiday in a to-die-for guest room in America's happiest city. Your room is a very spacious & comfortable master bedroom suite completely private & occupting the entire 3rd floor of a castle-like home.
The home is a recently built castle style house located in a choice neighborhood of SLO. It is nestled against a hill where cattle feed in the spring.
Your room is a master bedroom suite. It is very spacious and comfortable and completely private, occupying the entire third floor. The suite comes complete with king bed, desk, office chair, and comfortable arm chairs, and a large bathroom with two sinks, separate tub and shower. The windows of the suite invite the brilliant morning light in when the shades are up and offer a panoramic view of the SLO hillsides.
The guests have use of the terrace off the great room and the patio off the dining area as well as the kitchen and living room.
Interaction with Guests
We love sharing our home with international travelers as well as visitors from other parts of the country. We presently have a guest staying with us from the Isle of Man who is a Viking descendant. He loves to share his many interesting stories from far away and long ago.
We're just minutes from downtown SLO and eight miles from the beach. We have award winning wineries within minutes of our home. The wineries from Paso Robles to Arroyo Grande have great tasting rooms that will intrigue the most demanding test buds. Of course, we have venues ranging from championship golf courses to performing arts theaters and a myriad of activities in between, not to mention the many excellent restaurants in our college town.
There is a city bus stop one block away and the local train station less than a mile away where one can board a train for LA or San Francisco. The regional airport is less than 5 minutes away.
Other Things to Note
Whether you're into day tours ranging from Solvang, a Danish community a little south of SLO, to the internationally renown "Hearst Castle", a short drive north of here or just hanging around and enjoying our local culture, your stay with us will be one of lives rewarding experiences. SLO town is bicycle friendly and we offer our guest bicycles to ride and free complimentary wine tasting tickets if they are so inclined.
For your health, all the water coming into our home has been filtered and purified, so that there are no chlorides, florides or harmful toxics that you will be exposed to during your stay.
We ask all who enter our home to follow the Golden Rule and treat each other with the utmost courtesy and respect.
Your room has commanding views of SLO and features a king size bed, dining table, mini library, coffee maker, and cooler.
I am a retired high school teacher. I enjoyed outdoor activities including hiking and tennis.
My favorite travel destination is Europe. Last summer I spent two weeks traveling throughout Switzerland.
As a host, you will find me informative, likeable and charming.
My wife, Hilary, is a piano teacher from South Africa. Hilary is a world traveler and fluent in serveral languages. She makes for a most charming host. Elle parle français aussi et elle aime beaucoup parler avec les visiteurs français qui arrive ici.