The Santa Rosa airport is about a 20 minute drive/taxi from the property. There is now non-stop service (Horizon Air/ Alaska) from Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Portland, and Seattle to Santa Rosa, less than 1/2 hour drive to our home! See Sonomac Country Airport. San Francisco International and Oakland International are each a 90 minute drive to Dragonfly.
In Giant Redwoods, on Riverfront, many state parks and river and ocean beaches close by. Wineries, San Francisco, Mendocino, Muir Woods, Golden Gate Rec Area are all easy day trips.
Swimming, Canoeing, Wine Tasting and Touring (hundreds of wineries), Gourmet Dining (some of the best restaurants in the nation), Shopping, Golf (spectacular Bodega Dunes oceanside or Northwood 2 miles from the house) Hiking (Armstrong Redwoods, numerous state parks), Biking, Fishing, Hunting, Wildlife Viewing, Beachcombing, Horseback Riding, Free Tennis, Snorkeling & Diving, Water-skiing, Surfing, Kayaking, Hot Tub, Massage, Sauna, & Mudbath (Osmosis in Freestone). Hiking and beach combing at uncrowded nearby Sonoma Seacoast beaches, Jenner, the Delta, Bodega Bay, Saltpoint State Park, Fort Ross S.H.P., Armstrong Redwoods State Park.
There are 2 courses within a walking or driving distance.
The shops and restaurants are about a 10 minute walk from the property. World class dining and great crafts shopping. There are a half dozen idyllic villages within 12 minutes drive offering great crafts shopping, dining, and wineries. There are 100 Sonoma County wineries within 30 minutes drive. Napa Valley is one hour drive.
Walk to Village Inn (the original 'Holiday Inn' in 'White Christmas' with Bing Crosby) and the Highland Dell restaurants, short drive to Bodega Bay (Hitchcock's The Birds'), Jenner (River's End), Duncans' Mills (excellent crafts and Cape Fear restaurant), Guerneville (Applewood-- listed in the top 10 in the country), Occidental (marvelous tasteful arts and crafts, Union Hotel), Freestone, etc.
The bus is about a 5 minute walk from the property. Bus goes to Santa Rosa, ocean and other nearby shopping villages.