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Amy's Redwood Cottage

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 950 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Amy's cottage is a cozy, 2 bedroom, 1 bath cottage secluded on a fenced, redwood covered acre, amidst a 62 acre ranch.The cottage is an original homestead home of Del Norte county, We furnished with antiques in keeping with it's history. It is located in a central country location, surrounded by farms and forest. It is 5 minutes from Kellog Beach, 5 minutes from the Smith River and 10 minutes from Redwood National Park.


Owner
Dennis and Becky Wood
Member since: 2010
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
15 December, 2017

About Dennis and Becky Wood

I am a Teach for America teacher working in Gallup New Mexico. I have lived in and loved my home prior to re-entering college.

Dennis and Becky Wood purchased this cottage in 2009

Why Dennis and Becky Wood chose Crescent City

The property is a gorgeous, secluded, redwood covered retreat. It sits at the corner of my parents ranch property.

What makes this cottage unique

Quiet, secluded, beautiful redwood grove. Relax on the hammock or by the campfire under the redwood canopy.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in the Crescent City in the Del Norte County

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 950 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • near the sea ...
  • rural ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (2), Double Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • Racquetball
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(58 traveller reviews)

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Amy's Redwood Cottage
average rating of 4.6034484 based on 58 reviews
Canada
4

Gem of a redwoods getaway cottage!

  • 4 of 5

Our family had a lovely 4 night stay at Amy's cottage this past August. We came for the trees and were really delighted with the rental property. Spacious, clean and just a great place to chill out after a day of hiking. S'mores in the fire pit, a hot tub in the forest - what more could one ask for. Thanks Becky & Dennis!

  • Review Submitted: 04-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Arlington
4

Unique Cottage among the Redwoods

  • 4 of 5

We loved staying at Amy's Redwood Cottage and definitely would return. It is a far different (and much better) experience than staying in Crescent City!

The property is beautiful, surrounded by a forest of mature redwoods, along with a couple of stumps of ancient giants. The garden-like yard has plenty of outdoor furniture, a fire pit, and clean Hot Springs spa tub. It is very private and peaceful. Even the yard was usually silent except for birds and some wind in the tree tops. And no biting insects to hinder enjoyment of the outdoors.

This location was plenty convenient to attractions like the giant redwood groves and trailheads along US 199, or the nearby Tolowa Dunes State Park. Getting into Crescent City is also easy enough, most of the drive on excellent highway.

We found the house quite clean everywhere it counts (kitchen, bathroom, fresh linens, floors, spa tub). Because of the appealing garden view, we noticed that the windows in the kitchen and living room were sparking clean. The kitchen is well-enough equipped and appliances all work. The shower is nice, and hot water is fine. Furniture is very comfortable (great bed) and includes some very cute antiques.

We would have rated the cottage five stars except for a strong mold smell inside (despite weeks without rainfall) and some minor maintenance issues. Perhaps we are more sensitive than others to mold. Upon return each day we aired out the place as best we could, and it was okay after that. The cottage also could use the attention of a good handyman. Even though the cleaners are doing a great job, we noticed a number of small things that a resident would notice are not right (windows that barely operate, bathroom door doesn't close, slow drain in the sink, etc.). Overall these are quite minor, and to repeat: we would definitely stay here again... not even consider any other accommodations in the area. The experience here is unique and memorable. 'Wish we were there now!

  • Review Submitted: 29-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Quirky and Comfy!

  • 5 of 5

Tiny little place in the woods made an excellent base for exploring the redwoods and rivers. Comfortable bed, adequate cooking facilities. Suggest the addition of regular drinking glasses to the kitchen - a bit odd not to find any. Cookies on arrival, cows in the pasture, deer in the woods - all in all a good stop over. Not much to see or do in Crescent City but the surrounding areas stunning. Got passable take out fish and chips from Sea West less than a mile from cottage. Drove to Brookings , Oregon to explore that fun little town and had superb meal there at Khun Thai. Thank you.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3

Quaint

  • 3 of 5

Quaint, little cottage in the Redwoods. Home baked cookies upon arrival! Hot tub was awesome after a day of hiking and sightseeing however temp could be hotter. Cottage is in need of some improvements but was very peaceful. Nice, little getaway!

  • Review Submitted: 12-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Cozy, comfortable

  • 4 of 5

Close to Jedediah Redwood forest. Comfy cottage which was perfect! Fire pit, outdoor hot tub and curious cows.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Portage, WI
5

Good Stay

  • 5 of 5

We found "Amy's Redwood Cottage" to be very comfortable and well equipped. The location is quiet and not too far from town. We stayed two nights while visiting the Redwood Parks. We would stay here again. Thank you.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Crescent City (CEC)
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Sea West
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Del Norte Golf Course & King's Valley Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
101
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Sea West (Tai and American)
Nearest Ski
100 Miles
Mount Ashland
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Kellog Beach
Car: necessary

Redwood National and State Parks, Lake Earl Coastal Lagoon, Smith River, 6 wild and scenic rivers, Northcoast Marine Mammal Center, Ocean World, ATV riding areas, 2 Casinos nearby .

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in the Crescent City, California

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Low Season
27 Nov 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£259
for 2 nights
From
£101
From
£113
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Low Season
2 Jan 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
2 night minimum stay
£259
for 2 nights
From
£101
From
£113
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£283
for 2 nights
From
£113
From
£142
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee-non refunda £56.29
Refundable Damage Deposit £112.58
Tax Rate 8.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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