Jewel in the Oasis of Inspiration

Relax and be reminded that YOU ARE NATURE and not separate from it!

Enjoy our Big Sur rustic, unique, creative, loving, peaceful, luxurious
'Jewel in the Forest'! 

We are conveniently located halfway between Carmel & Big Sur and just thirty minutes from Monterey, California.  You will surely enjoy a spectacular drive along the breathtaking Coast Hwy 1 and then onto a serene and magical forest road to arrive at our unique property nestled among the redwoods. 
Stay in a lovely forest dwelling with all the amenities you'll need to enjoy and relax...full kitchen, comfy beds, sitting areas and so much more.

This is truly a getaway where you can relax and find inspiration and creativity, express yourself through painting, poetry, music, dance & meditation.  
Carabella's Theatre is available for yoga, performance, gatherings.  We offer art supplies in each home and art classes are available at your request and check with Sofanya for upcoming weekend art retreats or classes.

We have plenty of sun and wonderful weather most of the year.  Located close to amazing local hiking, shopping and some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. The area hosts many special events all year. Of course you may just want to relax and feel your connection to nature. 

Whether you are bathing in the sunken tub in the romantic master bedroom of the Dome, relaxing in the garden at The "Calla Lilly" Cottage or sunbathing in the secret garden of "Jasmine" you will experience an unforgettable getaway in our beautiful forest oasis.

In the Dome House you'll enjoy a bedroom loft with sunken tub, skylights to moon bathe,  forest views, 2 bathrooms,  futon in living room sleeps 2 more. The house is open & spacious yet private and perfect for a couple wanting intimacy or it can easily accommodate a group or family of up to five.  If you have more than five in your group we can accommodate the entire clan by adding the garden level of the Dome which is called "Fuschia" or the cottage right next door called "Calla Lilly.

 Enjoy a nap or read in the hammock while listening to the stream, or meditate in the garden while reading a book while visiting this 'Jewel in the Forest'.

Also offering for your memorable vacation....

"Calla Lilly"....a charming 1 bedroom cottage with a sofa/bed in the living room.  This sweet gem also has it's own lovely & colorful sitting garden to enjoy while surrounded by our magical Redwood forest.

"Jasmine"....precious hidden 3 bedroom magical cottage where you can soak in the sun while to relaxing in the jasmine and rose garden.   An easel and painting supplies always offered!

"The Lotus"....a bit further up a short but steep hill to a treasure cabin...rustic, romantic, private.  Great for a writer's retreat or a couple wanting a romantic getaway.  You will need to be fit to walk up there or we are happy to drive you.