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Beautiful Home And Guest Cottage Near Sonoma Square

Bedrooms 5
Space sq. ft.
Property type estate
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

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About the property

Secluded 1 acre property with 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms only 2 miles from Square

Welcome to The Fir & The Fig!

We are set on a private road 2 miles east of the Sonoma plaza and walking distance or a short bike ride to some of California's oldest and best wineries. Our location is in the heart of the wine country and only 40 miles from the Golden Gate Bridge. We're on Sonoma's coveted east side so Napa is easily accessible in 15 minutes drive. You can start your day with a drive to Napa or just enjoy the laid back historic wineries all around you in Sonoma. We are uniquely positioned with wineries all around on old country roads so minimal traffic. This offers a unique opportunity to tour the area by foot or on bikes. There is a great article on our direct website along with a map with more details. Our favorite mode of transportation is cruising the bikes to a couple wineries en rout to the famous Sonoma plaza which offers an abundance of tasting rooms, 5 star restaurants and great markets. The plaza also hosts many great festivals throughout the summer and fall so you never know what you might roll up on.

Now that you know what's around us let's talk about the great property you would be enjoying when you're not out and about. We just finished major renovation in spring of 2013 so everything including the beds are brand new. We have a large hot tub just off the back deck that overlooks our brand new in-ground swimming pool. The pool features an auto-cover and solar heat which keeps it very comfortable for at least 6-7 months of the year. We can monitor the heat remotely, and if needed, we can use our gas heater to get it to your desired temperature in the off-season. There will be an additional charge if gas heat is desired. We have just completed our new bocce court and installed new landscaping for 2016.

Property Features:

3 BR / 2 BA Main House (1 king & 2 queen beds)

2 BR / 1 BA Guest Cottage (1 cal king & 1 queen bed)

Game-Room with various games listed below

Gated 1 acre property with fence for privacy

Luxury Swimming Pool

Large Hot Tub Just Off Back Deck

Sonos sound system throughout the main house and game-room

50” LED TV with full cable package including HBO in living room

65” LED TV with full cable package including HBO in game-room

Wifi internet

Horseshoe pits


Shuffleboard (new Grand Hudson Table)


Cornhole (aka bean bag toss)


Frisbee and football

Wiffle ball - the backyard is perfect for it

Multiple outdoor seating areas and decks

Easy bike ride to wineries and Sonoma plaza (aka square) - possibly the best area in all of wine country for biking or that morning jog / walk

Nearby parks with tennis, bocce courts, basketball, playgrounds, hiking trails, etc...we'll be happy to share all of our local knowledge to help make your stay better

Sonoma TrainTown is a must see for the kids and only a few miles away

40 miles from San Francisco and easy access to Napa

TOT Certificate #1168N

More Details

Member since: 2013
Speaks english
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
24 March, 2017

About Chris

We live in the Bay Area and fell in love with Sonoma's east side over the many years of renting homes. After a long search we finally found the place of our dreams here on Sonoma's east side. Looking forward to retiring here one day.

Chris purchased this estate in 2012

Why Chris chose Sonoma County

We love accessibility of this property from the Bay Area but yet how far away you actually feel. It's the perfect escape without the long travel time. We especially love the ability ride bikes or walk and enjoy nearby attractions without getting in our car.

What makes this estate unique

Location, location, location! We love the secluded feel of our property while being such close proximity to so may great wineries and the Sonoma Square.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday estate rental in Sonoma, California

Property Type:
  • estate
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 12
  • non smoking only ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath - toilet , shower enclosure , Features double sink & large walk-in shower with view
    Guest Bath in Main House - toilet , bath with shower
    Guest Cottage Bathroom - toilet , shower enclosure
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Master - 1 extra lg. double bed , en suite bathroom with double sink vanity and walk-in shower
    Guest Bedroom 1 - Main House - 1 large double bed
    Cottage Front Bedroom - 1 large double bed , Has separate entrance
    Guest Bedroom 2 - Main House - 1 large double bed
    Cottage Rear Bedroom - 1 extra lg. double bed , 1 single bed , Has separate entrance and a fold-out bed for single
  • We also have two couches that pullout into beds and a queen aerobed can be made available.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Table Football
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(17 traveller reviews)

Beautiful Home And Guest Cottage Near Sonoma Square
average rating of 5.0 based on 17 reviews

Wonderful place for family reunion

  • 5 of 5

Once the kids are grown it is so hard to arrange a time for us to all get together. The Sonoma destination wedding of our niece motivated us to find the perfect place where we could hang out and enjoy being together. That perfect place was the Fir and the Fig. The guest house game room was the perfect hangout for the 30 somethings to give them their own space while the main house kitchen had everything we needed for family meals. We enjoyed the huge dining room table where everyone could be at one table (no more "kids" table). The pool and hot tub were a hit with everyone and the hammock was the preferred nap location. Just wished we could have stayed there longer. The owner responded quickly to our questions and was very helpful when we needed to track down a package that was sent to the house.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Relaxing four nights in Sonoma

  • 5 of 5

The Fir and the Fig was a perfect setting for a family vacation. We had ten people which included four children from age eleven to 20 mos. There was lots of room to spread out, wonderful pastoral scenery, many activities to participate in and of course, the game room was a huge hit! The new pool and landscaping were delightful!

The kitchen was well stocked, the dining table which could seat everyone was wonderful and the living room quite comfortable. Though the bedrooms were smallish, the beds were comfortable and the master was large enough to add a full sized crib rented from Napa Valley Baby Rentals. The property is conveniently located to the Sonoma square, grocery stores and wineries.

Our thanks to Chris who was responsive to all our needs.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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An absolute perfect property for a party of 10. Great location to enjoy Sonoma and Napa

  • 5 of 5

We came to Sonoma as a party of 10 people (5 couples) looking to enjoy Napa and Sonoma to the fullest. This house served as the perfect location to operate from and the outdoor areas/game room made the experience so fun. For starters, the owners of the house were very professional and accessible for information and payment procedures. They were adament about the house rules but very fair and reasonable. As for the house itself, it's been updated on the inside and its very comfortable. The outdoor areas-- pool, patio, hot tub, shuffle board, bocci ball, etc. are really what makes this house an insanely good rental for large parties and entertainment. We had a private chef one night at the house and it was the highlight of the trip. I will say that the bedrooms/bathrooms in the main house are preferable to the ones in the game room house. We would highly recommend this rental to large parties and if we come back in the future there's no question we would stay here again. Thanks to the owners for helping us have an amazing trip!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great property

  • 5 of 5

5 couples stayed here for a 4 night trip. We really enjoyed the pool (heated to about 92 degrees the whole time), game room, and overall property layout. The kitchen, dining room, and living room provides an open floor plan that worked great for us. The two bedrooms in the guest house are pretty small, but other than that wouldn't be able to find a complaint anywhere else.

  • Review Submitted: May 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great house close to everything

  • 5 of 5

House was great. Plenty of space for everyone to be and sleep. Love that it is gated and being that we had a bunch of girls, we felt safe. About 3 minutes from Sonoma square so easy access to everything. They have a great game room too, but we didn't have time to utilize it! You do have to provide toiletries such as TP and paper towels. But has everything else you need. Also note, that at the end of your stay you have to put all sheets, towels, etc by the washing machine and take the trash out but that is minor :). Would definitely stay there again!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The property is expansive that includes 5 bedrooms.

  • 5 of 5

It was the perfect place for my family reunion for

10 people. Everything needed from kitchen to bedrooms

was included . The 5 bedrooms were well maintained.

The large game room was enjoyed by my grands.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
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Nearest Airport
58 Miles
San Francisco International Airport (SFO)
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Murphy's Irish Pub
Nearest Ferry
23 Miles
Vallejo Ferry
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Eagle Vines Golf Course
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Napa Valley Wine Train
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Many Great Restaurants
Nearest Beach
37 Miles
Dillon Beach
Car: recommended


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday estate in Sonoma, California

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
9 Mar 2017 - 23 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add A$78 per night, per additional guest
Memorial / Bottle Rock
24 May 2017 - 31 May 2017
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add A$78 per night, per additional guest
Summer 2017
1 Jun 2017 - 29 Aug 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add A$78 per night, per additional guest
30 Aug 2017 - 17 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add A$78 per night, per additional guest
18 Oct 2017 - 13 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add A$65 per night, per additional guest
21 Nov 2017 - 27 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add A$78 per night, per additional guest
Christmas / New Years
21 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add A$78 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add A$65 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Booking Fee A$65 + Tax
Cleaning Fee A$326 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit A$1,632
Tax Rate 12.0%

4 night minimum during high season.
Longer minimums apply over major holidays and special event weekends.
Please send an inquiry for most recent rates and minimums before submitting a request.
Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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