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Special Rates and Nightly Minimums

We offer Special Rates during the months of November through March on participating houses, all Holidays excluded.  These specials do not apply from June through October.  The first week of July and August have 7-night minimums.  July, August, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's have four-night minimums.  Please ask for information when you place your reservation. 

Payments

At the time you make your reservation, half of all rental charges are charged to your credit card.  Rental rates are subject to a 10% Marin County Tax.  The second half of the rent is due 30 days prior to arrival.  Failure to make timely payments will result in a $25 late payment fee and/or cancellation of your reservation.  We accept Visa and MasterCard.

Damage Waiver

A Security Deposit will NOT be charged at the time of placing the reservation.  A $75.00 Damage Waiver fee is charged to your credit card at the time you place your reservation.  This waiver relieves you of costs for all unintentional and incidental damage to the rental property, and its contents, up to $400.00.  This damage must be reported to the DBPM office prior to check out in order for the Damage Waiver to be in effect.  The Damage Waiver does NOT cover undisclosed damage, intentional damage, plumbing stoppages and/or extra cleaning.

Pets

We love our pets and in order to continue allowing them to come to our properties, please follow the below standards.

In Dillon Beach you may not let your dog chase our very friendly deer.
Dillon Beach is dog friendly, but you must have voice control over your dog. 
If the home you rent is pet friendly, there is a fee of $80.00 per dog. 
No pet may be left unattended in the home or yard.  A barking dog is considered a “nuisance” according to the County Ordinances.  It also disturbs our neighbors.
Houses that are not “Pet Friendly” are not allowed to have pets.
A charge of $150.00 for having a non-registered pet or a pet in a non-pet friendly home is in addition to the damage waiver and the pet/pet owner will need to leave the property.
You must Clean-up all dog waste

 Cancellation Policy/Change of Dates

Should you find it necessary to cancel your reservation before 30 days of arrival, a $210.00 cancellation fee will be charged to your credit card.  Cancellations less than 30 days prior to the scheduled date of arrival will be given a refund ONLY if the home is re-rented. Payments for bookings are refundable only to the extent we are able to secure a replacement booking.  If the property does not re-rent, you are responsible for the total rent of the house including all fees, taxes, and rent.
Changes in rental dates or homes can be done for a $25 fee.
Refunds: Conditions beyond our control, such as weather, road conditions, power outage, TV outage, hot tub problems or guest emergencies, do not constitute a basis for refunds.

Property Becomes Inoperable

Wine Country to Coast Vacation Rentals reserves the right to substitute comparable accommodations, without notice or liability, should the home be out of order or unavailable.  When comparable accommodations are not available, guests will have the option of selecting from available properties at the published rate or receiving a full refund.

Cleaning

You are expected to care for the home during your stay. This includes performing the required cleaning described in your information packet.
Should the home require extra cleaning or unreported damages are found, you hereby authorize Wine Country to Coast Vacation Rentals to charge your credit card for these costs.

 Release of Liability

Guests agree to hold owners and Wine Country to Coast Vacation Rentals free and clear of any liability for damage to self or property, resulting from accident or injury, or loss of enjoyment, due to power outages, weather conditions, defective construction, fire, theft, INOPERABLE appliances and/or equipment, hot tubs, etc.  Wine Country to Coast Vacation Rentals will make every effort to ensure the house equipment is in working order. 

 Power Outages

Power outages in Winter, and occasionally during Summer, happen throughout the Bay Area. They are out of our control and probably effecting everyone in the area.
No monetary compensation will occur if this happens.

Accepting Terms of Agreement

You will receive a written confirmation of the terms and restrictions of your rental home in the Rental Agreement.  Accepting this confirmation obligates you to adhere to these terms, including maximum occupancy for the property.  IF THE RULES ARE NOT FOLLOWED, YOU MAY BE ASKED TO LEAVE THE RENTAL PROPERTY PREMISES WITH NO MONETARY REFUND.  The Terms and Conditions, Credit Card Authorization, Rental Agreement and Cleaning Instructions must be signed and returned as soon as you receive them in order to complete your reservation.  The Rental Agreement describes bed sizes and features of the home to assist you in planning your stay.

Hot Tub

If your home has a hot tub, its use is at your own risk.  
Rinse off sand before entering the hot tub.
Do not use any body oils or scented additives in the water.
Never sit on the hot tub cover ($500+ to replace the cover).  
NEVER leave children unattended in hot tub. 
Observe all precautions regarding use of drugs and/or alcohol.  
Hot water is unsafe for pregnant women.  
In the event the water is found contaminated in any way after your departure, your credit card will be charged to cover the cost of draining and cleaning the hot tub.  
All efforts are made to ensure hot tubs are in good working order at all times.
Due to our remote location and the difficulty in securing parts in a timely manner, we cannot guarantee the function of a hot tub.  No monetary adjustment will be made for its failure.
(See Rental A
greement for all other possible charges)

 Amenities We Supply and What You Should Bring

If you are cooking something out of the ordinary bring what you need, including spices.
Due to allergies, Guests provide their own bar soap & laundry detergent.
Guests provide their own Beach Towels
Guests provide their own wood for wood burning stoves and fireplaces.
We supply some small travel amenities (shampoo, soap, etc.) upon arrival.
We will supply all bedding, bath towels, wash clothes, hand towels and dish towels.
We supply all paper products.
All houses have all of the basics: pots, pans, cooking utensils, serving bowls, plates, mugs, glasses, wine glasses, cutlery, toaster, basic coffee maker, microwave, oven, refrigerator, BBQ.

Cleaning/Check out

Beds           -    We will supply all of your bed linens. Please DO NOT strip beds when you leave.
Bathrooms  -    Please put all USED towels/wash cloths in the bathroom.  If wet, place in shower and/or tub.
Floors         -    Please sweep & vacuum floors only as needed. Please leave all sandy/muddy shoes and socks at the front door (Homeowners' request).
Kitchen       -    Please wipe down kitchen areas used, remove all food from refrigerator and freezer and wipe up any spills.  Please leave no food behind.
Dishes        -    Please wash, dry and put away all dishes from drainer and/or dishwasher.

Please do not litter on property, including cigarette butts and dog waste.

In our efforts to be a "Green Company" we humbly request the following:

Dillon Beach and Russian River are Water Scarce Areas! We appreciate your help Conserving Water.
* Please limit showers to under 10 minutes if possible.
* Please only run dishwasher when full.
* Please follow Hot Tub Guidelines in your paperwork to avoid hot tub draining fees (if applicable).

Gas and Electricity
Thermostats   -     Please turn ALL heat off in every room. Some houses have thermostats in every room of the house. Please turn all off before departure.
Appliances     -     Please turn ALL off.  Do not unplug.
Lights             -     When leaving for the day please turn off all lights. Turn off all lights in every room and all outdoor lighting upon your departure.

Trash
For Dillon Beach properties only: 
If your rental dates fall on a Monday please walk garbage and recycling cans to curb. 
Make sure lid is securely shut use the budgie cords. Take all extra trash out if lid does not close securely. 
Your Credit Card will be charged for extra trash left at house or trash blown out of can.

GREY Garbage Can  -  Please empty all non-recyclable indoor trash into grey can (including bathrooms).
BLUE Recycle Can    -  We all must recycle all paper, cans, bottles and plastic containers. The Garbage Company will not pick up Recycle Can if trash is present.
GREEN Yard Can      -  Do Not Use. No garbage or recycling.

Carry extra trash out - Wine Country to Coast Vacation Rentals' Maintenance/Cleaning Staff charges a $35.00 fee per-bag if your extra garbage must be hauled away and/or if non-recyclable garbage is placed in the blue recycle can or green yard waste can.

*If we find an excessively dirty home your credit card will be charged at the rate of $45.00 per hour per cleaner. The minimum cleaning charge of $360.00 (2 cleaners x 2 hours each @$45.00 per hour) will be applied. Please remember that you are responsible for your guest’s behavior and check-out procedures are in the house binder.

Wine Country to Coast Vacation Rentals
Guest Agreement 

Please Read this if you are planning a gathering of any sort.

*  I fully understand and agree that I am renting a house with a maximum occupancy.  The maximum a house sleeps (see your paperwork) is the maximum allowed in the house day or night.
I may not increase that capacity without approval from Wine Country to Coast.
I realize that each additional guest beyond what my signed contract states will incur an automatic $150.00/guest fee, charged immediately to my credit card, and the extra guests must vacate the property immediately. 

*  I fully understand and agree that the house is for my quiet enjoyment and I am ultimately responsible for my guests' behavior. I also understand that Dillon Beach and the Russian River are wonderful communities with full time residents.  All outside noise (including by the Hot Tub, if applicable) must stop by 9:30PM.

*  I fully understand and agree a Security "Call Out" is $75.00/hour.  Wine Country to Coast "Management Call Out" starts at $100.00/hour. If we respond to your house due to neighbor or security complaints, it will be considered a first and final warning before an eviction with no monetary refund issued.  If the rules are in blatant violation of your signed contract, you may be evicted upon our initial arrival with no monetary refund.

The HOA does have their own Private Security who counts cars at properties.  Reasons we will call or come to the rental property:

1.  Too many cars.  Please read your House Agreement to see how many cars are allowed at your property.  No Garage parking at any rental.  This is a Homeowner's Association Rule as Dillon Beach and areas of the Russian River are Private Communities.  The Security person for the community counts cars at all properties and will charge you a fee if they have to ask you to move extra cars.  Please respect these communities' rules. 

2.  Cars parked on the street or in garages in Oceana Marin in Dillon Beach will be towed at owner's expense.

3.  Too many people at property.  Please read your paperwork.  The number a house sleeps is the max, day or night, unless you have made prior arrangements with us.  This is also a Homeowner's Association rule by which we must abide.

4.  Any complaints from neighbors about noise or too many cars. 

*  I fully understand and agree that no minors are to be left in the house unattended. 

*  I fully understand and agree that all agents of Wine Country to Coast Vacation Rentals have the right and authority to ask for our immediate removal from the property with no monetary refund if Wine Country to Coast Vacation Rentals' policies are violated.