(805) 878-4561 Primary or (805) 286-5824 Pickfordhouse83@gmail.com
The Nitty Gritty



Year Round Rates

We require a three night minimum
$995 cleaning fee.
50% deposit required to confirm booking.
Balance due 60 days prior to stay.
Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
Cancellation :: If you are able to cancel your stay 60 or more days in advance you will receive a full refund.

The Pickford House is truly a gem – conveniently close to Hearst Castle; therefore we highly recommend you make Castle reservations at least two weeks in advance.

Check In/Out
  • Check-in time is no earlier than 3 pm local.
  • Checkout time is no later than 11am local the day you are scheduled to leave.

There is no caretaker living on site at this property. However personnel are available and located nearby. 

Reservation & Security Deposit

A deposit of 50% is required to confirm your reservation. Once the deposit is received, your dates are officially reserved.

If the following provisions are completely met, your security deposit will be returned to you within ten (10) days of your departure.

A security deposit may be requested for special events.

  • No damage is done to the home or its contents.
  • All rules and requests are followed in this agreement.
  • No linens or household items are missing.
  • Pet rules are followed 100%.
  • House has not been smoked in.
  • Kitchen sink and counters must be clean and dishwasher started prior to leaving.

A partial security deposit refund may occur if damage or pet accidents are reported to the caretaker or owner by phone prior to departure.

The Pickford House is a non-smoking facility.

Additional Terms
  • The unit has a maximum occupancy of twenty nine (29) guests. Renters who exceed the occupancy limit and falsify occupancy information at the time of reservation are subject to eviction without refund. No more than forty (40) people/visitors are allowed in the house at one time unless approved by the property owner.

    Any exceptions to the rules and regulations as written here, must be approved in writing in advance.

    Rates, terms and conditions are subject to change without notice.


When you arrive, the home will be clean and set up with linens and as a courtesy we have included the following list of supplies to accommodate the appropriate amount of guests:

  • Bath towels, hand towels, wash clothes, paper towels, and napkins
  • Dishwasher soap, hand soap, toilet paper, laundry soap and softener
  • Each cleaning fee is $875
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