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Racer Five

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5 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
10 guests
Minimum stay varies
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Whether you're new to the Russian River or stayed here a hundred times, you will love Racer Five and its modern, yet comfortable, décor and vibe! Delightful new construction and a complete remodel (2014/15) resulted in a home for friends and family to getaway to wine country, play at the river and enjoy each other's company. Racer Five is a very tall three story home with the open gourmet kitchen, living and dining rooms, one bedroom and full bathroom on the upper level. A large deck houses the propane BBQ and outdoor seating for everyone. On the back of the house, facing a small creek, is a smaller deck with café seating for your morning coffee or afternoon glass of wine and a book. A custom made spiral staircase allows guest to travel between the upper and middle levels without stepp...Whether you're new to the Russian River or stayed here a hundred times, you will love Racer Five and its modern, yet comfortable, décor and vibe! Delightful new construction and a complete remodel (2014/15) resulted in a home for friends and family to getaway to wine country, play at the river and enjoy each other's company. Racer Five is a very tall three story home with the open gourmet kitchen, living and dining rooms, one bedroom and full bathroom on the upper level. A large deck houses the propane BBQ and outdoor seating for everyone. On the back of the house, facing a small creek, is a smaller deck with café seating for your morning coffee or afternoon glass of wine and a book. A custom made spiral staircase allows guest to travel between the upper and middle levels without stepping outside, but there are exterior stairs as well and a second large deck on the middle level with additional outdoor seating. The remaining four bedrooms, full bathroom and laundry room are on the middle level. The bathroom is off the hallway so there's no need to cut through a bedroom. There's plenty of room to spread out in the house or outside! A few words about cooking at Racer Five - it's an amazing experience! And building this gourmet kitchen was a labor of love. There are new stainless steel appliances and a professional grade Thermador range with 8 burners, double oven and barbecue/griddle on top. Top notch accessories throughout the kitchen and exceptionally good lighting make this the perfect place to make and share a meal with your best buddies and family. Kids, well-behaved dogs and adventurous chefs will love the fully fenced yard as well! With a third of an acre of majestic redwoods and new landscaping including a separately fenced veggie garden, you can't go wrong. Pick veggies and herbs to cook during your stay. A tree fort and hammock will keep kiddos occupied while adults fire up the outdoor wood fired pizza oven and adjacent BBQ. There's ample seating by the outdoor grill and adjacent fire pit - don't forget the marshmallows! Everything you need is within walking distance! Across the historic walking bridge you'll find oodles of restaurants and cute shops (less than half a mile), Johnson's Beach (0.6 mile) with the best river access and sandy beach, and Riverkeeper Park (0.4 mile) featuring native plants and habitat with educational markers. On the south side of the river (same side as the house) you can walk to the Guerneville River Park (.3 mile), Pee Wee Golf (0.2 mile), and a kid's playground (0.3 mile) with tennis and basketball courts. Light sleepers, folks with kids and dogs should be aware the neighbor has a boisterous group of dogs. They will announce your arrival at the house and other, especially unfamiliar, noises. Know Before You Book Maximum Occupancy and Quiet Hours The maximum occupancy at Racer Five is 10. Quiet hours are from 10:00 p.m. until 7:00 a.m. Outdoor amplified sound is prohibited at any time. Parking: On-site parking is permitted for a maximum of 5 vehicles; there is space in the driveway for up to 4 cars; additional street parking is available on a first-come first-served basis. RVs, trailers and campers are prohibited, per the Sonoma County Vacation Rental Ordinance. Bed Sizes: First Bedroom (Upper level): Queen Bed; Second Bedroom (Middle level): Queen Bed; Third Bedroom (Middle level): Queen Bed; Fourth Bedroom (Middle level): Two Twin Beds; Fifth Bedroom (Middle level): Two Twin Beds. Heat Source: Central Heat. Stairs: Please be aware that guests must take stairs to access the living areas of the house. There are three flights of exterior stairs and a spiral staircase inside. Sonoma County TOT #: 2354N Sonoma County Vacation Rental Permit #: ZPE15-0542 Additional amenities include: game room items treehouse in yard, featured amenity 1 walk to town, check-in time 4:00 pm, river access walk to the river, yard guest garden, more rec. items firepit, laundry facilities washer/dryer, express check-in check in at the home, heat source central heat, view redwoods, additional amenities guest garden, walk to downtown guerneville, check-out time 12:00 pm, pet policy dog friendly, square footage, est. 1700.More
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Russian River Vacation Homes
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:85%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:May 2010
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

Our family of 7, adult children and SO's came up for the Johnson Beach jazz festival. Our stay at Racer Five was awesome, we could walk into town and could come and go as we wanted to the festival because it was so close. The...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank Karla B
Reviewed 9 February 2016

This place was absolutely gorgeous. Close to town, beautiful setting, comfortable house, outstanding yard, great service. Couldn't ask for anything more. Would go back in a heartbeat!

Date of stay: February 2016
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Reviewed 4 February 2016

When the photos and description said gourmet kitchen, they weren't kidding. More appliances than we even knew what to do with. Plenty of dishes, pots and pans, glasses, silverware, etc. Needed another roll of paper towels, though. The living room isn't large, but we spent...More

Date of stay: January 2016
2  Thank schinnen
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Ask
DVD Player
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Grill
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Cable/satellite TV
Iron
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TV
Parking
Microwave
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