Charming one acre retreat on the Russian River. Enchanting Zen Gardens lead directly to the river. Exceptional location for canoeing, kayaking and frolicking in the water. (free of charge 1 canoe and 2 kayaks) One and a half hours north of San Francisco, has an idyllic small town atmosphere where time has stood still. The area offers many delights: hiking in Armstrong Redwoods, wine tasting, beautiful ocean beaches, laid back coffee shops as well as fine dining. Guerneville Russian River.