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This House Has Juju!

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Last updated: 08/28/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This private 1000-square-foot artist-created elegant house located in the lovely and quaint town of Nevada City, California is full of inspiring details.
This 2 bedroom (one with queen bed, one with single bed) house is unique: cozy, colors galore, with finely detailed artistic touches throughout.
• Perfect for a couple's get-away, it will accommodate up to three guests.
• A great place for grandparent's visiting their families in the area.
• Two bathrooms; 1 with large jacuzzi tub as well as shower; one with shower
• A/C for hot summer days
• Two cable TV's (in front room and bedroom) & 2 DVDs
• Boss CD player
• WiFi
• Full kitchen with granite counters
One night reservations are possible when reserved no more than 5 days in advance, or if it falls before or after another reservations move-in or move-out.

Having a reunion? Coming to town with friends? We have a second vacation property, a studio, next door for 1-2 people. We can open the gated fence between the two properties so you can share the lawn if you wish, and walk between the two properties in private. The Art Studio is # 4 9 8 8 5 0 on You can also find us at nevada city vacation rental (dot) com (that's all one word!).

The Art Cottage is filled with contemporary art, objets d'art and a library of art books as well as art-related videos.
You'll find the house pristine when you arrive.

The yard is enclosed with a fence. A wonderful 100-year-old walnut tree shades nearly the entire yard. An easy-to-use gas BBQ adds to the ambience. There is off-street parking.

Looking for a smaller space? For one person? Try our second vacation rental:

Sign up on our mailing list to receive special This small studio is strictly for quiet individuals. No parties, loud events, loud music.
No smoking indoors. Outside is okay with extreme caution. Please use ashtray; no butts allowed!
Payment options - Mastercard, Visa, check, money order, cash
Check-in - no earlier than 3 pm
Check-out - 11 am.
County lodging tax - 10%
Payments - Full payment if less than two months prior to reservation date. If reserved more than two months in advance; 50% due at time of reservation, 50% due two months prior to stay.
See special rates for winter and 2015.
Weekend rates are $150; Mon-Thurs $125 for 2 people. Third person or pet is $17 each per night.
Cancellation policy - A 15% fee is charged for any reservation that is changed or cancelled. Full refund of rental fee (less 15%) is given if cancelled 60 days prior to stay. No refund if cancelled 59 or less days prior to stay.

Keywords: artsy, quaint, cozy, rejuvenating, fun, romantic


Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Cottage
  • 1000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking outside is okay....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Small pets @ $17 per night with approval; $100 per week...moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 3, Beds for 3

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 2: 1 twin/ single


  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1)

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Art, art, art......that is the theme; relaxing rejuvenation.


  • Books:

    Some art books...moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Television:

    One TV in master bedroom, 39' flat screen in front room...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    Art-related DVDs...moreless


  • Away From It All
  • Romantic


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Trees and close-by hillsides....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rafting
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing


  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Off street parking....moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Very upscale with granite counters, dishwasher, full-size refrigerator...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Lake nearby...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard:

    Tahoe area skiing about 45-60 minutes away...moreless

  • Tennis:

    Pioneer Park less than half-mile has two public courts...moreless

Pool / Spa



Write a review 4.5
from 11 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
$125 $150
Fri, Sat
$875 $2,800

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $125 Nightly; 30 nights or more: $93 Nightly

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning fee $40
  • Pet Fee $25
  • Tax Rate 10%


One night stays are available if booked 1-4 days in advance of arrival or if booked between two other bookings with a one day window. Otherwise, our minimum stay is 2 days...on holidays 3-7 days depending on holiday.

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 08/28/2015
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60 Miles
Nearest Airport
Sacramento, CA or Reno, NV
12 Miles
Nearest Train
Colfax, CA
30 Miles
Nearest Ski
40 minutes away

Bars around town have live entertainment:

Coopers 265.0116

Friar Tucks 265.9093

Cafe Mekka 478.1517

Ikes Quarter Cafe 265.6138

Off Broadstreet - Live cabaret 'dessert' theater in Nevada City, CA featuring high-energy musical comedy.

Center for the Arts - a great venue of singers and performs throughout the year.

Nature abounds in this Sierra foothils area. The Yuba River is one of the most visited natural areas to visit and enjoy the water and sun. Many other spots offer river swimming, including Bridgeport where you can also enjoy a beautifull historic bridge.

Lakes such as Scotts Flat offer boat rentals. Rollins Lake a bit further away is another quiet destination to enjoy swimming and boating.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1990

About the owner: Owner artist of The Art Cottage

Why the Owner Chose Nevada City:
Next to paradise. Quiet, mellow town.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Art, art and more art. Beautiful setting.

Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Yard and back of house

    Yard and back of house

  • Fish eye lens view of master bath

    Fish eye lens view of master bath

  • Master bedroom

    Master bedroom

  • Front room

    Front room

  • Entry way

    Entry way

  • Side garden; gazebo replaces umbrella (which got torn apart in a wind storm!

    Side garden; gazebo replaces umbrella (which got torn apart in a wind storm!

  • Adirondacks in side garden

    Adirondacks in side garden

  • Second bathroom

    Second bathroom

  • Bookshelves in dining room

    Bookshelves in dining room

  • Entry into house; high chairs are no longer here

    Entry into house; high chairs are no longer here

  • Entry way looking towards garden

    Entry way looking towards garden

  • Master bed

    Master bed

  • High chairs are no longer here!

    High chairs are no longer here!

  • Fish eye lens view of second bathroom

    Fish eye lens view of second bathroom

  • Second bedroom

    Second bedroom

  • A painting by Douglass Truth

    A painting by Douglass Truth

  • BBQ patio

    BBQ patio

  • View of porch from front room

    View of porch from front room

  • Deck


  • Second bathroom

    Second bathroom

  • Bathroom mural

    Bathroom mural

  • Front room

    Front room

  • Kitchen looking towards entry way; high chairs are no longer here.

    Kitchen looking towards entry way; high chairs are no longer here.

VRBO #148060

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