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Mar Vista Cottages

Traveller (103)
Room & Suite (32)
Pool & Beach (8)
Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent91%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fresh eggs”(33 reviews)
“the cottages”(28 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Pets Allowed
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Location and contact
Anchor Bay, CA
74.8 km to Sonoma County Airport
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was our second time at Mar Vista and it was just as good as the last visit years ago. The cottages are cozy, quaint and clean - it is the perfect get-away for a long weekend. We loved the daily fresh egg delivery and...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

My husband’s coworker recommended Mar Vista when she heard we were taking a road trip down Highway One. The cottages are small and rustic (350 sf) with no tv and limited amenities - they were former fishermen’s cottages and are simply and tastefully designed and...More

1  Thank Jasmine A
Reviewed 10 May 2018

As a city dweller, there is something magical about Mar Vista Cottages. It may be the charming 1930s/40s cottages with a gas-powered stove or the serene setting with a chicken run full of colourful chickens and a vegetable garden full of interesting crops in raised...More

1  Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here the last 2 nights of our honeymoon. Although we ate extremely well at restaurants at the beginning of our honeymoon, it was nice to be able to cook our own figure-friendly meals towards the end. We loved foraging for...More

1  Thank travelbug091011
Reviewed 9 December 2017

December 9, 2017 My husband and I booked Cottage #7 this week because of the free standing red wood burning stove and view of the Pacific Ocean. The experience exceeded my expectations! Foremost, Renata and Tom are ideal hosts. Then there are the organic gardens...More

1  Thank Flannel55
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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (103)
Room & Suite (32)
Pool & Beach (8)
Dining (5)
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27 July 2016|
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Response from Andrea K | Reviewed this property |
Yes but no TV. And u really miss it!
Room Tips
"Know whether you want a wood-burning stove or not. We wouldn't go in the cold months without it."
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"Higher up have view of ocean; lower down slightly more private."
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"cottage 1 was right by the chickens- very entertaining!"
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"Wifi is best on the upper cottages, Wonderful vegetable garden to pick from, definitely help Tom collect the..."
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