Sleep comfortably in a cozy queen bed.1902 Saltbox Victorian.
Charming Victorian by the Sea !


2 guests

1 room

1 bed

1 bath


2 guests

1 room

1 bed

1 bath

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About this listing

Our home sits on the edge of Humboldt Bay. We are only five blocks away from the famous Carson Mansion and a few blocks further from Historic 'Old Town'.We are a central hub to the Redwoods as well as the Pacific Ocean, and Trinity Mountain Range.The bus route is only 2 blocks away.


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Description

Our home sits on the edge of Humboldt Bay. We are only five blocks away from the famous Carson Mansion and a few blocks further from Historic 'Old Town'.We are a central hub to the Redwoods as well as the Pacific Ocean, and Trinity Mountain Range.The bus route is only 2 blocks away.

This artist 3 bedroom 1902 Salt Box Victorian, listed in the Historic 'Green Book', sits on the edge of Humboldt Bay in beautiful Eureka, California {The original capitol of California}, and at the base of the Samoa bridge that brings you to the Pacific Ocean or to Woodley Island Marina where you can enjoy a cocktail on the deck and a fresh crab dinner as you watch the fishing boats unload their catch or a curious Harbor Seal playing in the water. Enjoy a bevy of activities such as kayaking on the bay, surfing, beachcombing, and bird watching, or take a cruise on Humboldt Bay aboard the Madaket to learn the Bay’s history. Explore the Ancient Redwoods, home to the oldest living things on earth, hike the 'Lost Coast, or visit one of the many forests where beauty and nature abound. Stroll through historic 'Old Town', and visit the array of shops and galleries rich in local art and wares, or enjoy a romantic carriage ride, where your guide narrates some history of "Old Town'. Fresh local vegetables, beef and seafood abound here in Humboldt and this is reflected in the selection of delicious eateries and four star restaurants, everything from pizza to filet migon. After dinner, experience a play at one of the local theatre companies. If it’s the nightlife you seek visit one of the many nearby casinos including "Blue Lake Casino", which is the only "green" casino in California. Whatever your urge Humboldt has what you want! Amenities of your stay include: Relaxing in your comfy one {Double bed} bedroom for up to two people. You have a private door from your room with access to the bathroom, that is shared, but has locks on both doors for privacy. The private entrance from allows guests to come and go as they please.We have internet access. After a long day of exploring, schedule a massage with your host Kath, who has her licensed business on site, then enjoy a good book and some tea in the hammock in our beautiful garden next to a trickling fountain. Parking is available. Your hosts Tom and Kath are excited for your visit!

Our guests have a private bedroom with their own access from the backdoor, so you can have as much privacy as you want, and come and go as you please. The bathroom is shared, but there are locks for privacy.Please remember to unlock both doors when exiting.

You have as much privacy as you wish, you may come out to the common area to use the kitchen or chat anytime you want. We look forward to getting to know you. We keep the door closed from the laundry room to the main living area for our dog Sam, but walk on through anytime you wish. We welcome you!

The house is only 5 blocks from the beginning of historic 'Old Town'. We are right next to the bay.You can walk to numerous eateries, museums, and shopping.

The Humboldt Bus Station is only a block away from our house.


House Rules
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check in time is 3PM - 2AM (next day)
Check out by 11AM

Welcome, here's some stuff we follow in our home. We have a 'no shoe rule' in the house - there is a laundry room off of the guest room for guests to remove their shoes. We are a 215 friendly home, but there is no smoking in the house. There is an area in the garden for smoking. Please keep windows in room shut when heater/fireplace are in use for energy conservation. Please use the guest side gate entrance when coming and going from house.The bathroom is shared so please remember to leave the bathrooms doors unlocked when exiting, and shut the door completely to your room when exiting so we no one disturbs your privacy. We are in a drought in California so we ask that all our guests be aware of their water usage.There is a guest shelf in the refrigerator for guest items.

You must also acknowledge
Dog(s) and cat(s) lives in the house

Cancellations

Strict

Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund plus service fees back.


Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
First aid kit
Safety card
Fire extinguisher

Availability
1 night minimum stay

518 Reviews


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Joe User Profile
April 2017
We had an easy quick stay. Tom was nice and full of recommendations. Unfortunately the wifi was down but otherwise everything was good.

Daisy User Profile
April 2017
This room is beautiful, comfortable, and clean. The decor is also a huge plus. We didn't get to meet Kath but Tom was incredibly gracious and got us settled in quickly. The room also has a private entrance and is right next to the bathroom.

Andy User Profile
April 2017
Tom was extremely welcoming and helpful and had a cold pitcher of water waiting happily for my in the room. The room was clean and tidy and although a little creaky the bed was very comfortable. Tom's place is a little out of the central district by a few blocks but easily walkable and tom is a wealth of information about local flora, sights, and places to eat. I would happily stay there again!

Siolo User Profile
April 2017
I had a very pleasant stay in this lovely home. The hostwas gracious and the bed was very comfortable.

Michael User Profile
March 2017
Tom and Kath accepted our request to stay a single night on very short notice. We enjoyed our stay.

Whitney User Profile
March 2017
Tom & Kath's place was comfortable and quiet. We didn't get to meet them but it was still an awesome stay. Pretty private and quiet just what we wanted!

Chele User Profile
March 2017
The room was cozy and the bed and shower were amazing! Humboldt County is its own kind of odd (but good) little culture. Do some research on the area before you go so you make time for everything you want to see. It rains a lot. Like a lot, lot. The beaches and bay are beautiful and though I did not see downtown Eureka, I saw downtown Arcata and spots back in the mountains. I did not meet Kath as she was away but did meet Tom and learned about the area from him. Totally as advertised.

Eureka, California, United States · Joined in July 2012
Tom & Kath User Profile

Tom and Kath love the outdoors and meeting new people.Tom has a degree in Natural Resources and can teach you all about the local plants and animals. Kath is a Massage Therapist who can give you a wonderful massage on your visit. She also enjoys Yoga, African dance, and performing samba in local events and parades. Tom and Kath love to Geo Cache,play Magic, hike and read. They also love music and laughing. They are excited to be your hosts at Airbnb.

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