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Enjoy Our Dream at Shadowbrook, a Luxurious 1927 Mountain Home

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Last updated: 08/28/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Shadowbrook, built in 1927 and lovingly maintained and enhanced over the years, for the first time is available to the public for vacation rental. On a level acre, the graceful “cabin” looks over Strawberry Creek, as does the Jacuzzi redwood hot tub. Lupines and rare tiger lilies grace the forest garden in summer. The interior is warmed by virgin redwood walls and its exterior is cedar bark above river-washed boulders. While its style is in the tradition of an old-fashioned Adirondack cottage, it has central heating, a modern kitchen, outdoor shower, and three fireplaces for ultimate comfort. Walk to town along the creek, sit in the sunroom filled with the Strawberry Creek’s music, have breakfast on the deck, and you’ll know why Shadowbrook has only had three previous owners.


Keywords: A Spacious, Immaculately Maintained, Redwood Adirondack Style Cabin in the Forest

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 2300 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • This property and house are ideal for Yoga retreats, small events, photo shoots and filming. Please ask the Property Manger as these are not allowed without prior arrangement and proper liability insurance. Extra fees will apply....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Game Room
  • Games

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rock Climbing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Propane and charcoal grills. A full propane tank is not guaranteed. Guests are able to refill at gas station in town....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Labor Day
Sep 4 - Sep 6, 2015
2 night min stay
$485
Columbus Day
Oct 9 - Oct 11, 2015
2 night min stay
$485
Veteran's day
Nov 11 - Nov 14, 2015
2 night min stay
$450
Thanksgiving
Nov 25 - Nov 29, 2015
3 night min stay
$695
$3,200 $7,200

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $457 Nightly; 30 nights or more: $240 Nightly

Winter Holidays
Dec 11 - Dec 22, 2015
2 night min stay
$500 $525
Fri, Sat
$3,200 $7,200

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $430 Nightly - Weekend Nights excluded; 30 nights or more: $136 Nightly - Weekend Nights excluded


Rates are based on 6 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

Christmas/ New Years
Dec 23 - Jan 2, 2016
3 night min stay
$695
$3,500 $7,200

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $500 Nightly; 30 nights or more: $240 Nightly

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$400 $400
Fri, Sat
$1,949 $4,050

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $230 Nightly - Weekend Nights excluded; 30 nights or more: $39 Nightly - Weekend Nights excluded


Rates are based on 6 guests; add $50 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

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $350
  • Cleaning Fee $150
  • Pet Fee $60
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Rates may be higher for Holidays and Special Events.

Expect a standard rental agreement to review and sign.

Firewood and starters are not included in the rental price.

Webber BBQ grill. Bring your own charcoal.

Extra person fee. Expect $50 per person per night over six guests.

Pet fee is $50 per pet per weekend stay.


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Last updated: 08/28/2015
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 1970

About the owner: For thirty five years, we've enjoyed Shadowbrook in all seasons. We look forward to tiger lilies in July, flocked trees in winter, and lupines in the spring. The nights are dark and clear for star gazing and the creek provides its music day and night. I've written twenty books in the house, so it's also a place of great inspiration.

Why the Owner Chose Idyllwild:
The first time we discovered Idyllwild, we had come up the Hill for dinner at a new restaurant. Although it was called the Chef in the Forest, we were surprised and delighted by the beauty of the little village. We went back up a year later and have loved the town and our home ever since.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
We have horseshoes and badminton, a hammock, books, and sunshine most of the time. Lighting a fire in our giant fireplace with a glass of wine, a novel, and Beethoven is our idea of a good time in winter. Aroma, the restaurant right across the creek from us, has great food with live music to match.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Creekside Chateau in the woods

    Creekside Chateau in the woods

  • The group arriving at the cabin

    The group arriving at the cabin

  • Time for a little yoga

    Time for a little yoga

  • Parcheesee anyone?

    Parcheesee anyone?

  • with a good friend.

    with a good friend.

  • Chilling on the front deck

    Chilling on the front deck

  • Musical interlude

    Musical interlude

  • Mug of hot chocolate at twilight in the hot tub...

    Mug of hot chocolate at twilight in the hot tub...

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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
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  • Response rate 80%
  • Calendar last updated 08/28/2015
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