Hipcamp host Marcelo M.,
Hosted by
Marcelo has self-certified that Hipcamp’s COVID-19 Safety Standards have been implemented at this listing. See what’s being done here.

Relax and disconnect in this beautiful ranch in Napa County very close to all the great wineries, tasting rooms and restaurants .Surrounding of hills and wild life a creek in the back with lots of trees.There are a lot of activities close by that you can do in the area ,hikes, bike riding, horses ,etc

Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers, RVs
3 sites
Up to 4 guests per site
Park at listing
ADA access
Essentials
Toilet available
Pets allowed
No campfires
Amenities
Potable water available
Kitchen available
Picnic table available
Bins available
No showers
No wifi
Laundry absent
Camping vehicle details
Electrical hookup available
Water hookup available
No sewage hookup
No TV hookup
Generators not allowed
Pull-in site
Max length 45ft
Surface type: grass or field
Surface levelness: flat
Have a question? Send Marcelo a message!
  • Check in: After 2PM
  • Check out: Before 12PM
  • Cancellation policy: Moderate
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 12 months out

The vibe at Relaxing Ranch

15 Reviews

This listing has no reviews yet.
If you stayed here and have some insider info for us, let us know!
Hipcamper Kristin

Lovely spot, we'll be back for sure

Kristin B.
recommends this listing.
(Site 1)
November 1st, 2020

Our RV experience at Marcelo's Rustic Ranch was great. We were given our choice of several lovely spots, but chose to be near electric and water near the house, alongside a lovely creek, in the shade. Our host was waiting for us so closely that we were texted when we accidentally drove past the gate - it does sneak up on you a bit. They made sure we were happy and had everything we needed, then left us to our own enjoyment. They responded to questions texted through Hipcamp quickly, so we felt fullly cared for and also completely secluded. I can't thank them enough for sharing their beautiful property with us, it was perfect for what we needed.

A couple of tips for the RVer,:
1. Though the ranch is quite easy to maneuver with a trailer, thanks to circle drives and lots of level ground, there is a pretty steep little hill just from the road to the entrance gate, so you have to stop on the decline to enter your code on your way in, and on your way out, have to pull out past the gate far enough that it won't close on your trailer as you time your entrance onto a busy road. Our trailer is 28' ball to bumper, which was just right, both for the approach and the exit. but it might be a little more challenging with a longer rig.
2. If you plan to connect to the water, know that it's well water with a lot of sulpher in it, so it is quite smelly. We stayed connected and used it for washing/toilet, but definately would not have put any in our fresh water tanks.

Hipcamper Dawn

Nice ranch spot for a night or two

Dawn T.
recommends this listing.
(Site 1)
November 3rd, 2020

Well-maintained ranch with even more improvements in process. It's on a fairly busy country road so it's nice and quiet as long as you are not expecting wilderness quiet - much better than a public campground on my opinion. The two campsites are on either side of a nice country house that is rented out on Air BnB. Our camper trailer was about 10 feet from the house. On the other side of the trailer was a small creek that still has water even in early November of a drought year! It was lovely sitting at the piicnic table for breakfast listening to birds. Other great features: electric & water available. Pets allowed. Plenty of space to walk around. Personable host who lives in another house on the other side of the barn. Close to SF Bay Area and wine country. No sewer hookup or dump, but that wasn't an issue fur us. We have paid $40-73 at various other sites on our trip so at $80 + fees and taxes it cost ax little more. Since we booked at the last minute and liked the spot that didn't bother us.

Hipcamper Robert
Robert C.
recommends this listing.
(Site 1)
December 28th, 2020

Such a good stay at the ranch. Hosts were very responsive, met us right at their gate and showed us two our campsite for the evening, thanks so much!

Hipcamper Jason

Quick drive from sf

Jason S.
recommends this listing.
(Site 1)
January 6th, 2021

Super convenient to get to from SF. Marcelo was very responsive and the site easy great for my little camper.

Hipcamper Jenifer

Hillside views

Jenifer T.
recommends this listing.
(Site 1)
January 10th, 2021

What a relaxing spot. Off the road with beautiful hillside views. They have horses! Which my kids loved to watch. They also have a beautiful rental house for those not looking to rough it camping. Will plan to visit again.
Thanks for sharing your property!

Hipcamper Faith
Faith B.
recommends this listing.
(Site 1)
January 21st, 2021

The ranch was great and the host was very sweet, it was a quick stay for us while passing through, but the host met us and walked us through everything, very accommodating.

Hipcamper Martha

Paradise north of san francisco

Martha E.
recommends this listing.
(Site 1)
February 6th, 2021

A fantastic place to stay right outside of San Francisco
The hostess met us with smiles
The baby horses were adorable.
The jacuzzi was clean and hot and the land was lovely with a picnic table under the olive trees.
Will definitely stay here again!!

Relaxing RanchRelaxing RanchRelaxing Ranch
Hipcamper Chris

Fabulous stay at relaxing ranch.

Chris P.
recommends this listing.
(Site 3)
February 15th, 2021

We had a relaxing stay and would recommend for anyone that needs to get away at this convenient location to Napa. It reminded us of a Patagonia ranch with great Mountain View’s and warm hosts. They were very kind and accommodating. Glorious sunset and sunrise too. We will be back.

Hipcamper Katharine

Highly recommend

Katharine B.
recommends this listing.
(Site 3)
February 28th, 2021

We highly recommend a visit to Marcelo and Christian's ranch. They are fantastic hosts. When we arrived, they were expecting us and met us on the driveway. They gave us a quick tour of the camping options and we chose to stay at site #1 next to the cottage and creeks. There was easy hook up and the bonus of an outside jacuzzi. Nice bonus. The spot is quiet and peaceful next to the creek.

Property
Marcelo M.’s Land
State
California
Country
United States
$80/night
3 Sites

Safety at Hipcamp

Inclusion Policy

We have a zero-tolerance policy against discrimination at Hipcamp and are committed to helping our Host and Hipcamper community be inclusive.

Learn More
Hipcamp Hand

Hosting Standards

All Hosts should review and adhere to these standards around providing a positive Hipcamp experience, being a thoughtful neighbor, and serving as a responsible citizen.

Learn More

Hipcamper Standards

All Hipcampers should review and adhere to these standards for safety, trip preparation, and respect in order to uphold Hipcamp’s most important value: “leave it better.”

Learn More

Safety partners

Recreate Responsibly

  1. Know before you go
  2. Practice physical distancing
  3. Plan ahead
  4. Play it safe
  5. Explore locally
  6. Leave no trace
  7. Build an inclusive outdoors
Learn More

Leave No Trace

  1. Plan ahead and prepare
  2. Travel and camp on durable surfaces
  3. Dispose of waste properly
  4. Leave what you find
  5. Minimize campfire impacts
  6. Respect wildlife
  7. Be considerate of other visitors
Learn More

National Weather Service

We integrate with the National Weather Service to provide valuable fire advisories to Hosts and Hipcampers. Real-time Red Flag Warnings and Fire Weather Watch Warnings help keep our community safe.

Learn More
Hipcamp is created with ❤️ and hope for our future