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House from entry driveway
view from south
view from fireplace to stairs
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Overview
2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
5 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Our vacation house on several wooded acres has all the amenities that make a vacation comfortable and enjoyable. The sunlit dining/sun room faces the deck and pond. The downstairs bedroom has a double bed and full bath. The loft-style master bedroom has queen bed and a fold-out double-size futon suitable for children or close family members, and full bathroom with separate shower and jacuzzi bathtub. Our location is across the road from ocean cliff-front homes, and the coast can be partially viewed by walking down the opposite driveway. For public access to the shoreline it is necessary to go ~2 miles S to College Cove near Trinidad village, or ~2.5 miles N to Patrick's Point State Park. One of the area's better restaurants, the Larrupin Cafe, is a 5-min walk just S. of the house on P...Our vacation house on several wooded acres has all the amenities that make a vacation comfortable and enjoyable. The sunlit dining/sun room faces the deck and pond. The downstairs bedroom has a double bed and full bath. The loft-style master bedroom has queen bed and a fold-out double-size futon suitable for children or close family members, and full bathroom with separate shower and jacuzzi bathtub. Our location is across the road from ocean cliff-front homes, and the coast can be partially viewed by walking down the opposite driveway. For public access to the shoreline it is necessary to go ~2 miles S to College Cove near Trinidad village, or ~2.5 miles N to Patrick's Point State Park. One of the area's better restaurants, the Larrupin Cafe, is a 5-min walk just S. of the house on Patrick's Point Drive The closest redwood park is about 28 miles N on Hwy 101. Please note there is an unfenced shallow decorative pond next to the house so younger children must be watched. The garage is used for owner storage and is not available unless wheelchair access to the house is needed. The circular driveway can hold multiple vehicles. The kitchen is well equipped for even gourmet cooking, and suitable for holiday meals. There is a simple charcoal barbecue on the porch, firewood for the fireplace and charcoal are provided. If there is something special needed, our local housekeeper/manager will bring it for you. The property is a quiet and lovely retreat from which you can sometimes hear seals barking or watch deer in the yard. The house is perfect for a romantic couple or family trip.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
We will need an accurate occupancy count to include infants/children, not to exceed 5. Housekeeper will review rules and requests when she provides the key. She will usually meet you in person unless you arrive late.
Bathrooms
2 Full baths
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Meet the host
Lesley Foster a
Hosting since May 2012
Languages spoken: English
Response Time: Within a few hours
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Reviews (48)
AnonymousUzer
AnonymousUzer
3 contributions
Our family usually stays in motels/hotels and we had never rented a house before so I was super skeptical - the pictures & pricing almost seemed too good to be true. Frankly, I would have felt more comfortable with 'live contact' with the home owner prior to paying our entire balance but we took the leap (hopeful that TripAdvisor's "Payment Protection" was legit) and turns out, it was very well worth it! This was a fantastic first house rental experience. The transaction was smooth, the grounds manager (Cindy) readily available & informative, and the home is everything it claims to be - just awesome! We used it as a "home base" for our daily explorations of the magnificent redwood forests and picturesque CA coastline from Fort Bragg up to Crescent City. The kitchen had everything we needed, the beds were comfortable and we totally enjoyed the board games that were available. A working VCR/DVD player would have been nice and better water pressure in the showers... but if that is the only downside, I'd say we completely lucked out and made an excellent vacation choice!! And the privacy here is a welcome change! I highly recommend staying at this "Idyllic Log Home Near Coast" if you're exploring the Trinidad area and beyond. This house is lovely. Thank you!!
Visited July 2019
Written 31 July 2019. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

fortywithkids
fortywithkids
15 contributions
The place was perfect for our family of 4. The kitchen is spacious and well stocked. There are excellent views from all the windows and the home is light filled. The proximity to Trinidad and Patrick's Point State Park is excellent.
Visited October 2018
Written 7 October 2018. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

Helen2717
Helen2717
Oak Park, IL6 contributions
Enjoyed our stay at this beautiful home; well supplied for great meals. The garden was lush and colorful and we loved hearing the sound of the frog (or toad) in the evening.The location was ideal for getting to the many hiking spots suggested in various books. Would recommend highly.
Visited June 2018
Written 11 June 2018. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

Michael M
Michael M
1 contribution
A fantastic home and wonderful spot to have a family getaway. The manager was extremely helpful in the introduction to the home and everything went without a hitch in a sometimes complex family dynamic. Thanks so much for making this home available to us.
Visited April 2018
Written 29 April 2018. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

Joyce B
Joyce B
Tallahassee, FL66 contributions
Spent a week here exploring the redwoods, it was the perfect location! The photos do not do the home justice, it was stunning. Kitchen was well stocked with all essentials and many extras. The master bath had a Jacuzzi tub that was wonderful after a day of hiking. Beautiful fireplace for those cool evenings. Could not have been happier!! Hope to be back soon
Visited June 2017
Written 26 December 2017. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

Footprints729476
Footprints729476
1 contribution
The Cabin in Trinidad was a beautiful home with awesome views from all windows... I would highly recommend friends and family to stay there... Everything we needed was there... We just needed to bring our clothes... We hiked the Redwood Trees and walked the beautiful ocean with all the magnificent boulders and stone landscape... Bought a small Giant Redwood tree to bring home and plant... So many memories can't list them all... God Bless...
Visited November 2017
Written 22 November 2017. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

readytogo32064
readytogo32064
Benicia, CA5 contributions
We have stayed here twice and loved it both times. The house is very comfortable and clean. The new bed upstairs was heaven, rather tall, but still heaven. Cindy the caretaker met us when we arrived. Cindy is friendly and very helpful. Beautiful log cabin with lovely grounds!
Visited November 2017
Written 19 November 2017. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

Trail683938
Trail683938
1 contribution
We stayed at this house for a week with our 3 children for our family summer vacation. We loved having the kitchen, laundry, and separate bedroom for kids. We loved the nearby beaches, and of course the Redwoods. The vacation was great, the amenities were great.
Visited July 2017
Written 2 August 2017. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

Donald H
Donald H
2 contributions
The house was exactly as advertised, beautiful location just inform the sea, so although the ocean winds were howling, it was calm where the house was, we enjoyed sitting outside for meals and to just relax with a glass of wine. An excellent time f year to be there, as the weather in the early fall is great on the coast.
Visited September 2016 Travelled as a couple
Written 9 November 2016. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Lesley F
Lesley F
Thank you for great review. For other people who have reviewed our home and not gotten a response. Keeping up with email responsibilities is daunting and I appreciate every review and reviewer. I thank you all for staying at 1805 Patrick's Point Dr. Trinidad. Lesley
Written 9 February 2017. This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

OhioHick
OhioHick
416 contributions
No complaints about this lovely log home, none whatsoever. There were three of us staying here for two nights (my wife and her sister) as we used the house as a base for exploring Redwood National Park. Easy to make the reservation through Flipkey. Owners were very responsive to questions. Met at the house by a member of the management company. Bailey. Very helpful. She went over the do’s and don’ts at the house, showed us how everything worked, and also answered some questions on places to eat and things to do in the area. The house is very nice and in a good location. Very near Trinidad. Good access to route 101. Quiet and fairly secluded. We could hear the ocean from the front porch which was very pleasant in the evening. Plenty of space in the house. The owners did a nice job of defining the rules (hey, it is their house so they have a right to keep it looking nice!). Large open kitchen and living space. The master suite is an upstairs loft with lots of room. The cabin is very bright, open and inviting. We spent the late afternoon and early evening out on the front porch just enjoying the serenity of the area. A great way to end the day after exploring along the coast and hiking through the giant Redwoods. While the cabin is located at the southern end of Redwood National and State Parks, it is still a fairly convenient base for exploring throughout the park. The drive time from the cabin to the trailhead to Enderts Beach was about 1:15. Overall it was a lovely stay in a great house. I would certainly rent this idyllic log cabin in the future when visiting the area.
Visited August 2016 Travelled with family
Written 6 November 2016. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
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About the neighbourhood
Charming log house is located in a wooded setting in a cleared area of property. House is quiet and set back on the east side of Patrick's Point Dr; homes on the other side of the road are ocean-front. We're located between downtown Trinidad and Patrick's Point State Park. Downtown Trinidad is 2.5 miles south of us, and Patrick's Point State Park is 2.5 miles North. Murphy's market is the local Trinidad market and has organic vegetables, fresh local fish and many other local items. It's a full service grocery store. There are also several nice restaurants in and around Trinidad. There is a golf course near the airport about 8 to ten miles. Within a 8 minute walk from the house, the Larrupin Cafe offers jazz in the summers, fresh fish and grass fed meats, a free hors d'oeuvres board for t...
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Frequently Asked Questions about Idyllic Log Home Near Coast

Idyllic Log Home Near Coast is able to accommodate up to 5 guests. See all property details.

Idyllic Log Home Near Coast has 2 bathrooms available. See all property details.

Idyllic Log Home Near Coast has 2 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at Idyllic Log Home Near Coast must last at least 3 nights. See all property details.