Retreat at MarinVista includes:


Marin Vista for your retreat venue?

Yes, the Marin Vista House is perfect not only for family get-togethers and Reunions, but as as an onsite retreat venue for small groups and start-ups.   understanding the necessity of bringing groups together to develop effective communication & problem solving skillsmultiple break-a-way spaces, and plenty of seating throughout  for effective team building exercises and presentations have been created throughout.



Retreat Info Summary:

  • Your large group can enjoy:

    • A Great setting and location:
      • "In" prestigious Marin County, California.
        • Central Marin / San Francisco Bay Area location.
          • 15 minutes to Napa Valley Wineries
          • 15mins to Golden Gate Bridge / Marin Headlands / San Francisco
      • View House in a serene, View setting.
      • Large, open and spacious, "American Style" Kitchen and huge Great Room opens to Views and large Main deck.
      • Plenty of indoor/outdoor seating space, benches on lawns for groups to enjoy.  
      • Various "break-a-way" spaces for multi group pow-wows in and out as well as amenities close by.
      • All pergo wood floors throughout rooms and hallways. (no funky anything, anywhere)
      • Amenities for 20 people. 
        • See "Amenities" link, or click "Here". 
          • Up to 22 allowed with special permission / extra fee applies

  • Technical specifications that are important for your group:
    • The home has DSL, Comcast Business Class - Broadband Internet- high speed.
    • 48" pull down screen, pre-hung and ready for pull down. (no projector provided).
    • High speed Internet 
      • FREE- DSL, Comcast Business Class - Broadband.  
      • Netgear R6700 or R6800 router
      • Internet service provided by Comcast Xfinity and it is a cable Internet connection.
      • Speeds up to 100 Mbps, download speed and up to 5 Mbps upload speed"
      • Wifi and Ethernet ports on back.
    • Lots of plugs, table space, and seating throughout Great Room so everyone can connect.
    • Capacity to handle parking of large groups - up to 10 cars!
    • "Pow Wow" areas are numerous and not "confined" in feel.  Ex: Great Room, Dining Area, Kitchen, Loft Area, and outdoor decks, great front Patio, and 2 Lawn areas readily suitable.
    • Kitchen Specs:
      • Large Monogram built-in Refrigerator (48")
      • 2 Dishwashers
      • Counter and table seating (enjoys the Views and Main area atmosphere)


  • Seating Arrangement for Main Areas (Great Room / Kitchen / Dining are all open and connected):
    • Dining Seating in Great Rm/Dining/kitchen Area (dining @ tables) = 20
      • Great Room seating set-up summary:  
        • 3 sofa's surround coffee table, seating approx 9-12.
        • Black side table expands from 2 to 4 (when leaf up).
        • Queen Anne Chair (by window)
        • 2 extra leather chairs on wall.
      • Dining Room seating set-up summary:  (opens to great room / completely interacts - see pictures)
        • Dining Table expands out from seating 8 to 10/12
        • Additional Round table seats 4-6
        • (2 extra leather red chairs on wall provided)
      • Open "American Style" Kitchen seating set-up -
        • Open to outside main deck via sliding doors.
        • Seperate space, but completely open to Great Room and Dining area, great Views, with own deck access! 
          • Counter seating for 2
          • Kitchen table seats 6
          • (Extra chair at office spot)


Sleeping Arrangement Layout:  Mix and matching? - Here is the sleeping bed info you need:

  • 7 bedrooms total + Loft area (8th room):  sleeps 20 total:
    • 5 bedrooms = Queen beds. (sleeps 5 couples = 10 total), 3 with private deck access.
    • 6th bedroom = 2 full size beds.  (sleeps 2 couples = 4 total), private deck access.
    • 7th bedroom = 1 full size bed, private deck access (sleeps 2 = 2 total).
    • Loft (8th room) = (sleeps 4 total)
      • Queen bed (sleeps 1 couple = 2 total)
      • Two (2) Twin Beds  (sleeps 1 to each = 2 total.)
    • Plush bedding and white sheets decorate all beds!
    • 3 Full Baths- on each floor of 3 floors.  All updated and luxurious.
      • Optional:  Two (2) additional Fold-a-way beds available upon request, extra fee applies (comes dressed and fresh!).


  • The home has plenty of "break-a-way" areas that are useful for groups:
    • Potential "pow wow" areas​:
      • Inside House:
        • Main Room: pow wow seated around the fireplace.
        • Kitchen: pow wow seated and standing around the large counter or kitchen table.
        • Loft Area: pow wow in the loft!
      • Outside Decks:
        • 3 seperate decks - all with seating
          • Upper Floor, Master Deck:  Set up a pow wow station here.  Seats 2 officially.
          • Lower Floor, Huge Deck (breaks from bedrooms, and accessible from Main deck as well):  For your pow wow here, 3 seperate round tables - seating 10 total (can be spread apart significantly).
          • Main Floor, Main large Deck:  Pow wows can happen at 2 different round tables, far apart, or even the side small table along side of deck.
      • Front lawn/Patio Area
        • 5 large built-in benches (Seats approximately 4 to each = 20 total)
        • Patio table seating 6 
        • 2 Weber BB0-Q’s                         

                                 The home has plenty of "break-a-way" areas that are useful for groups

  • 3 seperate decks - all with seating

* Main Deck enjoys great Views and wraps around Main areas of house.

  • Front lawn/Patio Area

  • 5 large built-in benches (Seats approximately 4 to each = 20 total)
  • Patio table seating 6 
  • 2 Weber BB0-Q’s 


Also: From Marin Vista House website:


If interested on booking the home, email us and a contract will be sent to you.

If interested in viewing the home, contact us as well, we can show the home whenever guests are not checked-in. 



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