15 Best Airbnbs In Santa Rosa, California - Updated 2021

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Santa Rosa has everything you’d expect from a small town in California. Numerous wineries, wildlife parks, and art centers. Don’t be fooled by its quiet and serene setting, Santa Rosa is very much alive and hums with exciting things to do. Amazing shopping, restaurants, and a craft brewery are all available here. Oh did we mention that this town also has winning craft beers at the Russian River Brewery? It is in fact home of the much wanted Pliny the Elder beer. As such, it’s no surprise that many people come here for a weekend getaway or for a summer holiday. Now that you’ve had your itinerary sorted out, you’re looking for recommendations on the best Airbnbs in Santa Rosa, California? This article will gladly come to your rescue.

1. Historic home with modern facilities (from USD 251)

This 1890’s historic house sits in the center of Santa Rosa. Besides having a wrap-around deck on which visitors may enjoy a local wine or craft brew, the premise also offers a wonderful backyard where you can chill and enjoy the city’s great weather. This house for rent in Santa Rosa, CA, is also perfect for business travelers looking for the comfort of home instead of a hotel. Thinking of bringing your furry friend here? No problem. The premise is located in a neighborhood with two amazing parks, one of which is a dog park.

Historic Santa Rosa Cottage
Santa Rosa, California, United States
413 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable amenities and great space
this cottage has a wonderful garden with table and chairs for outdoor meals
comfortable beds & heater in each room
overall allen's property is comfortable with partiiculalry excellent mattresses great internet speed and a super tv entertainment package
allen's place is a very comfortable house with lots of style and amenities
allen's place was very clean and welcoming
the bathroom was large clean and had really nice towels
very clean and comfortable with lovely decor
very comfortable quaint clean and relaxing
very neat and clean with a beautiful back yard
beautful home he host is an awesome person
allen was a great host and made us feel very welcome
allen was a great host and very communicative
allen’s a great host and his house was great value
great place and an excellent host
easy walk to downtown
great house in fun location
cozy and cute good location
it is a great location within easy walking distance of downtown santa rosa
cute historic home well located for easy access to restaurants and shops
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2. A romantic retreat for two (from USD 152)

Planning a romantic getaway with your loved one in this city? Then a stay at this charming cottage should be on the top of your list. What makes the location of this cottage is so special? It is located close enough to the town yet far enough from the hubbub of traffic. In the morning, begin your day by having breakfast in the dining room which is filled with antique collections. In the afternoon, enjoy some snacks and wine under the wisteria outside. The exclusivity of the cottage makes it the perfect honeymoon hideaway.

Wine Country Historic Town Cottage
Santa Rosa, California, United States
416 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
our favorites were willis wine bar bird & bottle and dierks for breakfast
the cottage is delightful and full of thoughtful touches (breakfast treats wine water tea and coffee
comfy bed and charming garden view
we had comfortable and relaxing weekend after many stressful months
comfortable bed plenty of towels coffee teas bottled waters and granola bars
it was very clean
lovely place clean nice touches
the cottage is beautiful very clean and cozy
well equipped with everything you might need and sparkling clean and comfy
their santa rosa cottage is quite clean and so sweet
sandy is a wonderful host
beautiful historic home curated by delightful informative hosts
great value and hospitality from the hosts
they are extremely welcoming and attentive
bud and sandy were truly lovely hosts
close to great restaurants wineries
close enough to great restaurants to walk but far enough away to get a peaceful nights sleep
excellent private quaint location for a romantic getaway
the neighbourhood is beautiful
great location and close to many things didn't even really need to drive much
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3. A mini house in a serene setting (from USD 71)

This tiny but cozy vacation house has more to offer than meets the eye. Located strategically only an hour away from most wineries and within walking distance to life amenities, the 200 square feet (18.5 square meters) place provides convenient access around Santa Rosa and Napa. Even better, this Santa Rosa vacation rental is situated less than an hour away from the beach and also a moment away from restaurants, theaters, and parks. The place is also perfect for dog lovers for the owners have two dogs that guests may pet and play with.

Detached Wine Country "tiny house"
Santa Rosa, California, United States
321 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 2 Beds 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen amenities are well stocked and the house is absolutely charming
very comfortable and serene
it was comfortable for the two of us
it was very comfortable and had everything we needed
very accommodating the room was awesome pups were soo friendly and the chickens didn’t wake you highly recommend
she keeps her cottage very clean
super clean and comfortable space
the space was very clean and comfortable
loved loved very clean very nice you will loved
the mini house was very clean and quaint
inez was a great host
inez is an outstanding host
hosts were friendly and helpful
inez is a thoughtful and generous host definitely a super host
she was kind and thoughtful with the food recommendations and snacks
walking distance from great stores and boutiques
excellent location
great location peaceful surroundings
if you like to shop montgomery village is within walking distance
great location comfortable house with lots of nice restaurants in walking distance
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4. Comfy and clean cottage (from USD 80)

When you stay here you’ll be a stone throw’s away from the infamous Russian River Brewing. Making it the perfect vacation house for wine and beer lovers. This clean and quiet cottage has a fully functioning kitchen and a comfortable queen bed. The location also makes for an enjoyable getaway for the weekend. The place has also been renovated in recent years to make your stay even more delightful. The renovation includes newly added floors, a countertop, and an over-the-range microwave.

Clean Comfy Cottage Downtown
Santa Rosa, California, United States
735 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi is super fast
the cottage was comfortable and so convenient
wonderful cozy place with great amenities
the bed was comfy and the heater was perfect for a december night
the kitchen was well equipped heater works well
sparkling clean and very comfortable
everything was very clean easy and fast communication and i loved the cottage
great place to stay clean and well stocked with
everything was very clean and it felt like a second home
simple super clean great kitchen
matthew was a super host
the host was very kind and helpful
matthew was an awesome host and very responsive
wonderful hospitality and extremely friendly
matt was the absolute best host i could ask for
easy walking distance to downtown
perfect location and a cute space
great location close to downtown area
great location too - walking distance to a bunch of restaurants
great place and awesome location
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5. A cottage as comfy as your own home (from USD 55)

This is a cozy cottage in a safe and quiet environment and located near life amenities. The premise nestled amid the wonderfully diverse neighborhood of Santa Rosa. Also, the Historic Railroad Square District is located only 15 minutes away, while the heart of downtown is just 20-minute away on foot. To ensure that your stay is nothing short of pleasant, the establishment comes with a comfortable double bed, full bathroom with tub, mini-fridge, coffee pot, and a 37” HDTV, as well as WiFi.

Detached Studio Cottage Near Downtown Santa Rosa
Santa Rosa, California, United States
237 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
doesn’t have ac but it does have a fan and a mini heater
clean comfortable space with good wifi coffee/coffee maker and mini fridge
no ac or large fan so it does get hot very clean and great host
super comfortable mattress made for a great sleep
still it was overall a comfortable experience and better than staying at a motel in my view
nice spot very clean & quiet
great economical value & clean
clean quiet with all the touches to make it comfortable
very clean and perfect for a stopover for my road trip
the place was clean and bed was pretty comfortable
the owners were very friendly and accommodating
glen is very friendly and helpful
good communication from our hosts
very cute space and great location
great location to downtown santa rosa
but the location is nice and it’s a cute neighborhood
the location is perfectly situated to get to restaurants and downtown
great location near santa rosa town center
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6. Stylish bungalow with retro decor (from USD 273)

This stylish vacation house offers an immersive holiday experience in a 1908 retro bungalow. The house which could accommodate up to four guests has the charm of homes from the past and all the modern conveniences. One of them is a portable air conditioner that cools down all areas in the house. In the morning, make use of the fully equipped kitchen to make your own breakfast. For guests with pets, the good news is the house is dog friendly. They have a backyard with a mini lawn for the guests and their four-legged companions.

Downtown Retro Bungalow
Santa Rosa, California, United States
355 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were super comfortable with extra blankets if needed
lovely touches - fresh flowers wine and well equipped kitchen with coffee fresh milk etc available
the bed was very comfortable and i never ran out of hot water while showering
the beds were comfortable and had enough blankets to keep us warm
comfortable beds and lovely backyard
very clean and cozy place
it is clean and well appointed
very clean and the beds were very comfortable
the house was very clean upon arrival
the place was very clean and comfortable
the hospitality of the owner was amazing as well
the host is very communicative and caring
allen is a great host
allen is a great host
allen is an incredibly thoughtful host quick to respond to questions
the location is fantastic
a great location close to downtown
great place walking distance to about everything
this is a great location
close to the fair grounds
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7. A peaceful sanctuary perfect for relaxation (from USD 113)

A guest house where you’ll find everything you need under one roof; peace, comfort, and relaxation. Take a rejuvenating dip in their hot tub which is set in a beautiful garden. For those who want to practice their cooking skills, there is a kitchenette for light cooking. Though you won’t find any televisions around the premise, there is internet here. Heating and air conditioning are also available to ensure that your stay will be nothing short of pleasant.

Artists' Retreat: A Place to Be
Santa Rosa, California, United States
258 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 0 Beds 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfy spacious bed lovely patio/garden
a giant comfy bed and good wifi
i was able to fix a nice breakfast with hot tea every morning
the guest house where you'll stay has everything you need for an incredibly comfortable stay
the bed was extremely comfortable and larger than expected the hot tub was really sweet and dreamy
the place is cute and clean
very clean and perfect location for anywhere in sonoma county
the accommodations were modest but clean and comfortable
gay was a great host
gay was a great host
gay was a great host
gay is a wonderful host
gay is a wonderful host
the location is perfect
the location was great only a 15min walk downtown
wonderful location and peaceful ambiance
the location is great not far from downtown and 30 mins to calistoga
the location is excellent right near downtown santa rosa in a lovely neighborhood
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8. Stylish cottage perfect for family (from USD 161)

This premise is built with a fully functional kitchen which includes convection oven, dishwasher, and Keurig. In the evening, have a merry sing-a-long with your loved ones while grilling some meat on the barbecue grills in the patio area of the enclosed garden. The property’s maximalist interior with mid-century modern art allows guests to relax in style. In the evening, enjoy a wide variety of entertainment options via Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime.

Palm Springs Casual Modern Townhouse Wine Country
Santa Rosa, California, United States
439 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable beds and modern decorations
the stay is very comfortable
very clean and comfortable
the place was clean and comfortable
the place was clean and comfortable
it was super clean and stylish and he added so many personal touches
quiet neighbor hood the place was very clean and had everything we needed
host was great with communicating instructions
ty is a perfect host
he was very thoughtful and considerate host
ty is a fantastic host
ty was a great host he is attentive and quick to respond
the location is perfect
great space in a central santa rosa location
fun space within walking distance of downtown
great location close to downtown and freeways
good location for many wineries
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9. Private guest suite in a gated property (from USD 123)

Nestled in the Ridgway historic district, Sally-Ann’s guesthouse is an ideal stay for duos or solo travelers on a quick (or not!) getaway in Santa Rosa. The private suite boasts a stylish bedroom corner with a blue-green wall and unique shelving decor. The unit also has a private bathroom, a dedicated workspace, and a kitchenette with basic coffee supplies. Outside, guests have access to a spacious deck that’s perfect for enjoying a bottle of wine paired with a charcuterie board!

Private Guest Cottage in Historic Downtown
Santa Rosa, California, United States
288 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfy bed roku tv great bathroom with toiletries coffee maker small frig wine glasses etc
the bed was super comfortable too
this space is conveniently located super clean and comfortable and has a peaceful garden and deck to enjoy
the bed was so comfortable and i had two very restful nights of sleep
clean and quiet
the unit was clean bright and well-furnished and decorated
the room is quite specious and very clean
cozy cottage very clean and centrally located
we appreciated the cleanliness accuracy of the listing and good communication from our hosts
the hosts were very responsive too
the host was very kind and thoughtful
host let’s you know she’s available if needed but always respected our privacy
sally-ann is an amazing host you will not be disappointed
which was honored and granted granted by our host (thank you again)
great location and very comfortable
perfect quiet casita close to everything
quiet comfortable space close to healdsburg
the location was also just a short walk from all the great food spots in downtown santa rosa
great location that allowed us to walk to downtown
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10. Garden studio with hot tub access (from USD 129)

As people often say: welcome to the jungle! Bring nature with you and stay in Rick’s guesthouse in Santa Rosa. The garden studio best accommodates two people and offers a truly luxurious hot tub access and a queen-sized bed. The detached apartment also features the convenience of a fully equipped kitchen and a private bathroom. This home amidst a lush garden also gives guests access to outdoor bistro seating, a grill, and other wonders like tiki huts and koi ponds!

The Hideaway-Private Garden Studio
Santa Rosa, California, United States
492 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the studio room was set up like a high end hotel with the kitchenette
having a space to eat breakfast outside and the hot tub to come back to is lovely
beautiful indoor and outdoor features plenty of room for two
all the thoughtful touches (lots of extra blankets good quality towels comfy robes) made this place extra cozy
our refrigerator was stocked with eggs butter jam etc so we had a really nice breakfast
it was clean and comfortable
a wonderful and relaxing getaway that we highly recommend everything was clean and tidy and comfortable
the full kitchen was spotless and fully functional so cooking was easy peasy
rick was a wonderful host
rick was a wonderful host
rick was a great host
rick is a great host
rick is a wonderful host
great bed great location
the beautiful state park was near by for hiking
perfect tiny house in a beautiful backyard close to many wineries and great restaurants
he’s very responsive and close by if you need him also
a beautiful place to get away to fresh eggs for breakfast was a nice touch
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11. Upstairs apartment with a deck (from USD 89)

If you’re a solo guest or a couple looking to stay long-term in Santa Rosa, one of the best accommodations is Mark and Mel’s Wine Country Hideaway. This second-floor apartment boasts a large deck overlooking the beautiful meadows. Inside, you have a small but well-equipped kitchen, a dedicated workstation, a queen bed, and other conveniences like Wi-Fi and a TV.

Located in a peaceful neighborhood, the homely apartment wouldn’t be branded Wine Country Hideaway without it being close to several world-class wineries in the region!

Wine Country Hideaway-Cozy Studio/Private/2Acres
Santa Rosa, California, United States
113 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the place was lovely and had all the amenities needed for a comfortable and relaxing stay
they had a hair dryer & iron/ironing board which was great plenty of towels pillows and blankets
this place is as described and is very comfortable quiet and private
mark and mel’s space is a cozy and inviting spot
i loved having a full well equipped kitchen
it was impeccably clean and decorated really well
clean sweet little place but totally unpretentious
the hideaway is very clean and in a beautiful neighborhood
clean beautiful and a great location
the space was private peaceful clean and had everything i needed
the hosts were gracious and completely respected our privacy
mark and mel were great hosts and we loved the space
mark and mel are gracious hosts
the hosts were warm easy going and responsive
mark and mel were happy to accommodate and were very responsive via text
the location on the west side of santa rosa near sebastopol was ideally situated
very convenient and secure location in a gated community
the location quiet and serene
super cute little place centrally located in santa rosa conveniently located near olivers market and hwy 12 west
very nice neighborhood convenient location to santa rosa and neighboring areas
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12. Studio guesthouse in a private estate (from USD 95)

Originally built as a workshop in the late 1940s, Dave’s studio guesthouse is a fantastic stay for couples looking for a peaceful getaway in Santa Rosa. The home is modestly furnished with a queen bed, a well-equipped kitchen with a breakfast bar, a full bathroom, and a cozy living area with a TV and a fireplace.

Just before entry to the studio, there’s a little deck with bistro seating and a grill. The home may be as simple as can be, but the spectacular nature views are on another level!

Private Estate Property Studio
Santa Rosa, California, United States
69 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great amenities and comfortable bed and space
beautiful scenery comfortable bed and all the amenities for a relaxing stay
the sofa and tv was also nice with several classic dvds for guests
super comfy bed nice clean bathroom wifi worked perfectly and has a great view
very clean and well furnished
very clean space and extremely well equipped
very comfortable extremely clean and great place to stay
the studio was large very clean and had everything you need
dave’s studio is comfortable and clean
everyone was very friendly
great hosts and very thoughtful
dave was an amazing host
the hosts were very friendly and accommodating
this was a good value and the host was very responsive when i had questions
location is great - only a few minutes from stores and places to eat
this place was awesome and the location was beautiful
definitely recommended if you are looking for a place near wine country
the location is a nice in-between from the coast to napa valley etc
beautiful place great location for wineries and the surrounding area just an awesome all-around airbnb
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13. Colorful studio with garden access (from USD 91)

Cheery mornings await you in this bright and colorful guest suite hosted by Carolyn. Offering the convenience of self-check-in, this charming apartment boasts a queen bed, an en suite bathroom, a mini-kitchen, and a private patio. Free parking and Wi-Fi are included in your stay as well. A grocery store and a few restaurants are located just a few minutes from the property. Enjoy the views from your balcony all day long or see the beauty up close and take a stroll in the gardens!

Cozy private quiet in-law with garden.
Santa Rosa, California, United States
169 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very private place with a comfy bed and peaceful sitting deck for morning coffee work or reading
such a sweet place w kitchenette jacuzzi tub comfy bed lovely view & thoughtful touches
great value comfortable sleeping area hot shower
everything was comfortable and the atmosphere is serene
cozy quiet place is a charming mother-in-law suite
this airbnb is clean and comfortable
the airbnb itself was very clean
very clean and close to shops and eateries
place was clean bed was comfortable and was as described in the description
the hosts are very friendly and accommodating
very nice hosts with a lot of thoughtful touches
the host carolyn couldn't do enough to make our stay comfortable
carolyn has been a great host responsive and yet leaves me to my privacy
this in-law suite is cozy and carolyn and patrick are very responsive hosts
everything was really great the location was perfect for our needs
lovely place to stay cute comfortable bed
very clean and conveniently located to both "civilazation" and freeway close
it's in a quiet lovely neighborhood
as a woman traveling alone this studio apartment provides a very safe secure place to stay
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14. Impressive wood cottage built with modern appliances (from USD 253)

Situated near Santa Rosa’s best shopping and entertainment district, this home is the perfect combination of comfort and location. The property’s spacious size allows medium to large group guests to stay without feeling cramped. The house itself has original wood accents and hardwood floors and has been renovated for guests’ comfort. The location is perfect for those who want to taste wine or explore one of the many breweries.

Craftsman 2 blocks from Russian River Brewery!
Santa Rosa, California, United States
214 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 3 Beds 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 7

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
pet friendly and functionally full of great amenities - coffee washer/dryer stocked kitchen for 6 people (exactly)
beds were very comfortable
very comfortable craftsman style home the fireplace was perfect after a long day of working in the rain
it had everything we needed and the beds were very comfortable
slept great the beds were deliciously soft
very clean and comfortable beds
very clean and comfortable
very clean and quiet big
clean had everything i needed
place was sparkly clean
the owner bobby is gracious and responsive
bobby himself is really nice and super accommodating
bobby is responsive to any questions
this house is great and bobby is a great host
bobby was a wonderfully-understanding host and i'd recommend anyone to his house
great location easy walk to many restaurants
in a really great location
great location and very roomy
a great location for walking to downtown places of interest
great location and comfortable home
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15. A simple home base in a central location

This four-bedroom Victorian farmhouse built in the 1890s is a true embodiment of simple and cozy vacation accommodation. The main highlight of this sparkling clean house is the comfortable Tempurpedic-style queen-sized bed and a rollaway single bed. In addition to all of the facilities offered, the hosts are also friendly and very accommodating. When you stay here, you’ll be minutes away to the downtown districts and Russian River Brewing Company.

Private Bed & Bath in Downtown SR
Santa Rosa, California, United States
249 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the suite was immaculate comfortable and had more amenities than i ever needed
it was wonderful to have a private en-suite room with the most comfortable bed and sheets ever
expect a warm greeting delicious breakfast and best all stellar conversation
additionally check out brew a block over for some awesome breakfast options
this comfortable bedroom is in a charming old house in a quiet area of santa rosa
beautiful and sparkling clean house
a very comfortable and clean place to stay
the room was clean and the bed was comfortable
very comfortable clean and private place to stay
room was very comfortable and sparkling clean
krissie was a great host
krissie is a wonderful host
the host was so friendly and thoughtful
krissie was a warm and generous host
host was very responsive to our needs
the location is great
location is great close by the downtown area within walking distance
good location about 10 minute walk to downtown
cute cozy place in a convenient location
great location within walking distance to anything you should need
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Fall in love with Santa Rosa

Warm, welcoming, and wonderful are three of the most suitable descriptors to depict the town. As soon as you set your foot here you’ll find yourself in the company of some of the friendliest people you’ll come across. It’s hard not to fall in love with the town when it has multiple historic residential neighborhoods, arts and culture centers, wine tasting houses, and a comfortable inviting atmosphere. Come here and see the town for yourself!

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