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Meeting and Dining Lodge with pool on our beautiful grounds

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Last updated: 08/23/2014
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  • Minimum stay:1-2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Badger lodge description

Excellent base for gatherings of up to 30, close to snowplay areas. Seven Circles Retreat is a nonprofit nonsectarian center in a secluded location in the central Sierra Foothills just minutes from Kings Canyon and Sequoia National Parks. We welcome individuals, families and groups who are seeking regeneration and renewal in a peaceful, friendly and relaxing environment.

You will also appreciate the beauty of our natural setting, charming facilities, and personal attention from your hosts Halfrid and Larry. Here you can have fun hiking, exploring, or just 'cooling out'.

CALL FOR SPECIAL WINTER RATES THROUGH APRIL!

Property Type

  • Lodge
  • 5000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

      • Catering Available
      • Breakfast - Booking Possible
      • Lunch - Booking Possible
      • Dinner - Booking Possible

      Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Included

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome:

            Children's play area, entertainment room with videos, games and books....moreless

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            At least one adult....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Events Allowed

          Bedrooms: 9 Bedrooms, Sleeps 26, Beds for 4-26

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

            Ensuite bathroom...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

            Accommodates 2. Ensuite bathroom...moreless

          • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single, 1 bunk bed

            Accommodates up to 4. Ensuite bathroom...moreless

          • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single, 1 bunk bed

            Accommodates up to 4. Ensuite bathroom....moreless

          • Bedroom 5: 1 double, 4 twin/ single

            Accommodates up to 6. Ensuite bathroom....moreless

          • Bedroom 6: 2 twin/ single, 1 bunk bed

            Accommodates up to 4. Ensuite bathroom....moreless

          • Bedroom 7: 2 twin/ single, 1 bunk bed

            Accommodates up to 4. Ensuite bathroom....moreless

          • Bedroom 8: 2 twin/ single

            Accommodates up to 2. Ensuite bathroom....moreless

          • Bedroom 9: 1 queen

            Accommodates up to 2. Ensuite bathroom....moreless

          • Detached Annex: 6 twin/ single

            Ensuite bathroom, 2 rooms. Accommodates up to 6....moreless

          • Rooms 1 to 9 in same building, some adjoining rooms with connecting doors for families. Detached unit can accommodate as many as 6....moreless

          Bathrooms: 10 Bathrooms, 2 Half Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

            En suite private...moreless

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

            En suite private....moreless

          • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

            En suite private....moreless

          • Bathroom 4: toilet, shower

            En suite private....moreless

          • Bathroom 5: toilet, shower

            En suite private....moreless

          • Bathroom 6: toilet, shower

            En suite private....moreless

          • Bathroom 7: toilet, shower

            En suite private....moreless

          • Bathroom 8: toilet, shower

            En suite private....moreless

          • Bathroom 9: toilet, shower

            En suite private....moreless

          • Bathroom 10: toilet, shower

            En suite private, inside detached unit....moreless

          • Bathroom 11

            Located inside lodge for all guests....moreless

          • Bathroom 12

            Located inside lodge for all guests....moreless

          • All rooms have en suite bathrooms with showers. Lodge has two lavatories for all guests....moreless

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Shared Kitchen:

            Commercial kitchen, with full separate grill and professional six burner stove is available at extra charge of $10 per room per night....moreless

          • Catering Available:

            Excellent nutritious meals available on request. Talk to Halfrid about costs and food preferences....moreless

          • Pantry Items:

            Some spices, cooking oils, sugar, etc. Variable, ask Halfrid what is available....moreless

          • Dining:

            Lodge building has tables and chairs for small or large gatherings....moreless

          • Refrigerator:

            Commercial double refrigerator use as part of kitchen rental....moreless

          • Stove:

            Six-burner commercial range/oven is part of kitchen rental....moreless

          • Dishes & Utensils:

            Supplied with kitchen rental....moreless

          • Cooking Utensils:

            Supplied with kitchen rental....moreless

          Amenities

          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
          • Parking Off Street
          • Parking
          • Linens Provided
          • Towels Provided

          Other Amenities

              • Our 24 acres of mixed oak and pine woodland are available for hiking and viewing of wildlife. in addition, our proximity to the National Parks affords numerous opportunities for many outdoor activities....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Video Library:

                Separate Creekside building has small collection of children's and family movies....moreless

              • Games:

                Board games in lodge....moreless

              • Stereo:

                In lodge....moreless

              • Books
              • Music Library
              • Ping Pong Table
              • DVD Player
              • VCR
              • CD Player

              Communications

              • Wireless Internet

              Pool & Spa

                  • Communal Pool:

                    Swimming pool available in season....moreless

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Gazebo
                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Lawn / Garden

                  Theme

                  • Romantic
                  • Family
                  • Away From It All
                  • Budget
                  • Sports & Activities
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Location & View

                      • Mountain View

                      Activities

                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Horseshoes
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • Rock Climbing
                      • Cross Country Skiing
                      • Hunting
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Fishing
                      • Hiking
                       

                      Reviews

                      Write a review 4.9
                      from 12 traveler reviews
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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      High Season
                      Apr 1 - Oct 31, 2014
                      2 night min stay
                      $85

                      Rates are based on 2 guests; add $37 per night, per additional guest

                      Winter
                      Nov 1 - Mar 31, 2015
                      1 night min stay
                      $75

                      Rates are based on 2 guests; add $37 per night, per additional guest

                      My Standard Rate
                      1 night min stay
                      $85

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Kitchen use fee $10
                      • Taxes Not included

                      Notes:

                      Room rates based on double occupancy. If room accommodates more than two, extra guests are $15/night extra.


                      Cancellation policy:

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


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                      Calendar

                      Last updated: 08/23/2014
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                      Location

                      Car: Necessary

                      We are justifiably proud of our mountain community… the land, the people and the history. Discover for yourself the essence of authentic mountain living when you visit nearby “eateries” – Pinehurst Lodge, Mountain House, and Sierra Glen Café. If you’re lucky, you will run into a local who may share fascinating stories of mountain life.

                       

                      Manager info

                      Year Purchased: 2003

                      About: Your hosts Halfrid and Larry posses a unique set of skills to make your stay both interesting and rewarding. Halfrid's many years of experience in the hospitality business, as well as her extraordinary passion for cooking and entertaining, enhances your experience. Larry's diverse background in business, science and education, plus his avocations of backpacking, fishing, geology and native plants, makes him an excellent source of lore and outdoor activities.

                      Why Badger:
                      Seven Circles Retreat was started by a group who shared the same passion: to provide a unique place in peaceful surroundings that creates an opportunity for personal renewal..

                      The Unique Benefits at this Lodge:
                      Travellers feel a whole lot better when they leave, than when they arrived.


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: spanish

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                      Photos

                      • Meeting and Dining Lodge with pool on our beautiful grounds

                        Meeting and Dining Lodge with pool on our beautiful grounds

                      • Cozy room with queen bed and in-suite bathroom.

                        Cozy room with queen bed and in-suite bathroom.

                      • Our Site Layout

                        Our Site Layout

                      • Our rustic Lodge set for Dinner

                        Our rustic Lodge set for Dinner

                      • Some of our family-friendly amenities

                        Some of our family-friendly amenities

                      • Our Creekside fire pit area appeals to all age groups.

                        Our Creekside fire pit area appeals to all age groups.

                      • The 'YesQuest' group enjoying a moment of togetherness after their retreat.

                        The 'YesQuest' group enjoying a moment of togetherness after their retreat.

                      • Creekside outdoor gathering area

                        Creekside outdoor gathering area

                      • Beautiful spring wildflowers on the way to Seven Circles

                        Beautiful spring wildflowers on the way to Seven Circles

                      • A majestic Giant Sequoia Tree in nearby Sequoia & Kings Canyon

                        A majestic Giant Sequoia Tree in nearby Sequoia & Kings Canyon

                      • Our rustic lodge with fireplace, kitchen and gathering room from South Entrance

                        Our rustic lodge with fireplace, kitchen and gathering room from South Entrance

                      • One of our in-suite bathrooms

                        One of our in-suite bathrooms

                      • Warm and intimate lodge cleared for dancing.

                        Warm and intimate lodge cleared for dancing.

                      • Our 'Roundhouse' is an embracing space for many activities.

                        Our 'Roundhouse' is an embracing space for many activities.

                      • Original footbridge takes guests to hiking and views

                        Original footbridge takes guests to hiking and views

                      • Across the footbridge is a quiet meditation area

                        Across the footbridge is a quiet meditation area

                      • Another view of our quaint but beautiful guest rooms

                        Another view of our quaint but beautiful guest rooms

                      • Our beloved California poppies

                        Our beloved California poppies

                      VRBO #233802

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                      This listing was first published here in 2009.

                      Date last modified - Saturday, August 23, 2014

                      $75 - $85 per night (USD)
                      12

                      9 Bedroom / 10.5+ Bathroom
                      Sleeps 26

                      View calendar: Updated 08/23/14
                      Minimum stay: 1-2 nights
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