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Enter the small cabin with painted wood wainscoting and illusionary second door that leads nowhere.Writing desk sits below an oversize window looking out into the forest, with filtered ocean view
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Thoreau cabin/woods/write your book

Thoreau cabin/woods/write your book

2 guests
Studio
1 bed
Half-bath
2 guests
Studio
1 bed
Half-bath
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Randall is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location90% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

Simple cabin deep in redwood forest, with screaming fast wi-fi. Clean with rudimentary facilities (no bathroom – just an outhouse adjacent). Hot water at sink for sponge bath, plus hot outdoor shower, totally exposed to forest and sky, as a backup.

New pricing includes mandatory 11% in local hotel taxes.

Amenities

Wifi
Kitchen
Free parking on premises
Laptop friendly workspace
Heating
Hair dryer

Sleeping arrangements

Common spaces
1 floor mattress

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years) - Small, cabin in the woods suitable for 1 or 2 adults. Sleeping mattress in open, un-guarded, loft, accessed by simple wooden ladder.
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 12PM (noon)
Self check-in with keypad

274 Reviews

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Preeti User Profile
Preeti
May 2018
If you're looking to unplug and truly be in nature - this is for you. The cabin is lovely, the outdoor shower is unlike anything else, and the outhouse (Website hidden by Airbnb) definitely an experience! Give it a shot. You will not be disappointed.
Steven User Profile
Steven
May 2018
This cabin is the perfect place to get away from busy modern life and just unwind! I had a wonderful time reading and relaxing in the cabin and outdoors surrounded by the lovely forest. The Point Arena-Stornetta Public Lands hike is amazing, as is the historic lighthouse nearby! …
Eric User Profile
Eric
May 2018
Lovely quiet cabin in the woods. Everything you need for a peaceful stay near the coast!
Jessica User Profile
Jessica
May 2018
The cabin in the woods was exactly what I needed it to be. Quiet, serene, surrounded by nature. I loved looking through all of the books on the shelves, walking around the property and climbing into the warm loft at the end of the night to watch the trees sway in the moonlight. T…
Anna User Profile
Anna
April 2018
Perfect, from start to finish! Randall was extremely helpful, sending lots of tips and extra information. The spot itself is beautiful, and provides a welcome refuge from city life. I hope to stay again!
Will User Profile
Will
April 2018
Driving north from San Francisco took me around 3 hours and 45 minutes to reach the cabin. I definitely recommend getting there before sunset. I would have had a hard time finding it in the dark. Do print out the driving directions given to you. It has helpful land markers for lo…
Tina User Profile
Tina
April 2018
Amazing for a getaway from the City! Would absolutely stay again!

Hosted by Randall

San Francisco, California, United StatesJoined in July 2011
Randall User Profile
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Los Angeles native transplanted to New York City for grad school and several years teaching at a private, 4 year, women's college in Boston. Now residing in the tiny city of Point Arena on the Mendocino coast, I'm a writer finishing work on my first "non-fiction novel." I also te…
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Location

Point Arena, CA, United States

Fresh air, quiet surrounds. Young redwood forest envelops this cabin and property. Isolated, safe, protected and located 1.2 miles down a dirt road.

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