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Idyllwild Vacation Rental, Log Cabin in the Sky, with A/C! Amazing View!

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Last updated: 12/24/2014
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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Idyllwild house description

“The view from San Jacinto is the most sublime spectacle to be found anywhere on this earth.”
-- Sierra Club Founder John Muir (1838-1914)

Finnish design. Finnish logs. Finnish built. Live the Log Home dream...

Old world tradition meets modern-day comforts at Casa Finlandia, a custom-designed four-bedroom, two and a half-bathroom log home in the San Jacinto mountains that is rustic yet elegant, quaint yet grand, sturdy yet charming.

Two full-length balconies provide the perfect setting for entertaining while enjoying the beautiful sunsets overlooking the dense oak and pine forest and the rugged San Jacinto mountain range. The quiet home is perfectly situated between two cul-de-sacs a short walk away from downtown Idyllwild and the Idyllwild Arts school.

The two-story, nearly 2400-square-foot Honka log home contains numerous amenities, including a two-car attached garage, a bright and roomy kitchen, spectacular views from both floors, a towering wood-burning fireplace and cathedral ceilings.

Casa Finlandia’s dining room abuts both the great room and the kitchen, creating an open and airy floor plan. The great room has three tall, nearly floor-to-ceiling windows. On a clear day, the Pacific Ocean sparkles in the distant view. A view of Lake Diamond is much closer. The kitchen includes KitchenAid stainless steel appliances, slab granite countertops and custom-made Alder wood cabinetry.

The main level features the great room, dining room and kitchen, master bedroom and bathroom, a second bedroom that may be converted into a small office or den. This level also has a half-bathroom off the foyer, the attached 515-square-foot garage, a balcony and a wide front porch.

The lower level features two bedrooms, each with a walk-in closet, a full bathroom, laundry facilities, space for a wine cellar or extra storage, a family room and the second balcony that, like the upper balcony, runs the length of the home.

Maple hardwood floors cover the main floor, while Berber carpet on the lower level will keep you warm in the winter and cool in the summer. The home has custom paint and many design details, such as copper capping on logs and balcony posts.

Each room on the main level has exposed log work featuring Honka logs direct from Finland. The Finnish builder took great care in building Casa Finlandia, evidenced in the many extras, such as wood detail and tiled bathrooms.

Six windows in the great room allow for plenty of sunlight. Enjoy perfect temperatures all year round with forced air and heat.

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House
  • 2395 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 7-9

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          Entertainment

          • Games
          • Satellite / Cable

          Theme

          • Adventure
          • Family
          • Romantic

          Attractions

              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Laundromat
              • Massage Therapist

              Leisure Activities

              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Lake View
              • Mountain View

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Mountaineering
              • Rock Climbing

              Dining

              • Dining
              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 8 people

              General

              • Air Conditioning:

                New central air conditioning...moreless

              • Broadband Access
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Covered Parking
              • Garage
              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating:

                Forced air...moreless

              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided:

                All the linens: sheets, blankets, towels...moreless

              • Living Room:

                Fireplace, sofa + table, flat screen tv, dvd player...moreless

              • Parking:

                Front of the house...moreless

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

                Free wi-fi available...moreless

              • Wood Fireplace

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils:

                Pots, pans, slow cooker, turkey pan etc....moreless

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

                Beautiful kitchen with stainless steel appliances...moreless

              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Balcony:

                Beautiful romantic views of the valley...moreless

              • Deck / Patio:

                Facing the sunset, this is where you want to have dinner....moreless

              • Outdoor Grill

              Payment Type

              • Discover
              • Mastercard
              • Visa
               

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              Weekend rate Friday/Saturday starts $375.00  p/night.
              Weekday rate Sunday thru Thursday only starts $275.00 p/night.
              Holiday rate is $600.00 per night with 4 night min.(Thanksgiving, Christmas and 
              New Year's)
              Other holiday rates start at $500.00 per night with 3 night minimum.
              Small pets are welcome with an additional fee.
              

              Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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              Last updated: 12/24/2014
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              Manager info

              Year Purchased: 2008

              About: Owners are all from Scandinavia, which is why the cabin is built from imported Finish logs from Honka. We have lived in California for most of our life's and wanted a getaway in the mountains to remind us of home.

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              Total relaxation, crackling fireplace, majestic views... We go here to unwind and relax, and for lovely romantic getaways. Idyllwild is such a romantic little mountain town, with a surprising number of yearly events. Restaurants are good, and eating amidst the pines watching the squirrels of unusual size (SOUS) is just lovely.


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              Speaks: english

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              Photos

              • Front of Log Home

                Front of Log Home

              • dining area

                dining area

              • downstairs family room

                downstairs family room

              • living room with wood burning fireplace

                living room with wood burning fireplace

              • View from the upper deck

                View from the upper deck

              • downstairs bedroom with queen size bed + walking closet and storage room

                downstairs bedroom with queen size bed + walking closet and storage room

              • Upstairs bedroom with twin size bed

                Upstairs bedroom with twin size bed

              • Snow view from below

                Snow view from below

              • living room and dining area

                living room and dining area

              • View from upper deck

                View from upper deck

              • kitchen

                kitchen

              • Deck

                Deck

              • upstairs master bedroom with king size bed

                upstairs master bedroom with king size bed

              • downstairs bedroom with queen size bed

                downstairs bedroom with queen size bed

              VRBO #208411

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              Date last modified - Wednesday, December 24, 2014

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              4 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
              Sleeps 9

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              Member since: 2008
              Speaks: english
              • Calendar last updated: 12/24/2014
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