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The Buzzard's Loft Apartment at the Buzzard's Roost

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View of the Feather River from the Deck of the Buzzard's Roost

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Last updated: 08/27/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Portola apartment description

The Buzzard's Loft Apartment is an awesome one bedroom second level apartment with deck overlooking the Feather River, just outside of town. Landing bridge through the pine trees leads to the apartment. Has a very comfortable thick memory foam bed for your enjoyment and relaxation, and two Satellite flat-screen TVs. Also, free Wi-Fi available. The Buzzard's Loft is part of our old family home built by our parents over 60 years ago from lumber they salvaged as young adults dismantling Walker Mine, which was located north of Lake Davis.

The Buzzard's Roost Vacation Rentals sit on the Feather River; a great place for kids and dogs to explore. There are no fences between you and the river, so you have the ability to roam wherever you want!

If you're a train buff, the railroad tracks are up on the hill across the river. You have front row seats to watch the excitement that the trains bring to this area. As kids we grew up watching the trains and waving to them. The Railroad Museum is just a short drive into town.

Very easy access from the top of the driveway to the bike/walking path that leads into town. It is an easy walk or ride for anyone.

The Buzzard's Loft Apartment is clean and furnished with everything you need to enjoy your stay. ***July 15, 2014 I lowered the nightly rate by $29. I provide all the bedding (sheets, blankets, bedspread, pillows) and towels, but my customers make the beds***

The Buzzard's Roost Vacation Rentals are conveniently located, giving easy access to the many desirable destinations in this area while offering you the privacy and relaxation that you just can't get in a motel room, bed and breakfast, campsite, or RV space. We also have a very cute cabin available see #314548, and new for 2014 The Buzzard's House #562206, which is absolutely wonderful! Contact us for details.

Keywords: Flat, Bungalow

Property Type

      • Apartment

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Pets Considered:

                Most pets accepted but we reserve the right to make that decision....moreless

              • Non Smoking Only:

                No exceptions...moreless

              • Events Allowed

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

              • Bedroom 1

                ...moreless

              • Convertible bed(s): 1 child bed

                bench bed next to Queen bed in bedroom...moreless

              • 1 Queen bed in bedrrom; very comfy memory foam, 1 Child built-in bench bed in bedroom; 1 Queen Futon in living room; actually is pretty comfortable!...moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Dining:

                Wooden dining table with four chairs and 2 bar stools at counter (2 extra bar stools in closet)...moreless

              • Kitchen:

                You bring your food, pretty much everything else provided....moreless

              • Refrigerator:

                Full-sized apartment refrigerator with freezer on top...moreless

              • Cooking Utensils:

                Everything we could imagine you would need....moreless

              • Coffee Maker:

                percolator...moreless

              • Dining Area Seats:

                6...moreless

              • Child's Highchair
              • Toaster
              • Seating for 6 people

              Amenities

              • Parking:

                Park at entrance to landing bridge leading up to apartment; additional parking available on property....moreless

              • Linens Provided:

                All bedding and towels provided. Lowered rates and customers make their own beds....moreless

              • Air Conditioning:

                Air conditioner in bedroom, fan in living room...moreless

              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                Plenty of room for any 'toys' you bring...moreless

              • Washing Machine:

                Available if staying 7 nights or more...moreless

              • Clothes Dryer:

                Available if staying 7 nights or more...moreless

              • Towels Provided:

                Special rate if you bring your own...moreless

              • Living Room:

                Futon and easy chair....moreless

              • Heating:

                Electric...moreless

              • Parking Off Street
              • Hair Dryer
              • Iron & Board

              Other Amenities

                  • Fire ring available with unlimited complimentary firewood, picnic table...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Television:

                    Flat screen satellite TV in living room and bedroom...moreless

                  • Satellite / Cable:

                    Satellite TV in both the bedroom and living room...moreless

                  Communications

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Overlooks the Feather River; has BBQ, table with chairs, lounge...moreless

                  • Wood Deck
                  • Outdoor Grill Gas

                  Theme

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

                  Location & View

                  • Mountain View:

                    Portola is surrounded by mountains and pine trees...moreless

                  • Waterfront:

                    The Feather River runs through the property...moreless

                  Activities

                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Hunting Big Game
                  • Hunting Small Game
                  • Water Tubing
                  • Tennis
                  • Swimming
                  • Sailing
                  • Rafting
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Fishing
                  • Snowmobiling
                  • Skiing
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Hunting
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Medical Services
                  • Laundromat
                  • Hospital
                  • Museums
                  • Restaurants
                  • Churches
                  • Library
                  • Playground
                  • Autumn Foliage
                  • Forests
                  • Pond
                  • Coin Laundry
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Shopping
                  • Antiquing
                  • Boating
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Sledding
                  • Photography
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Walking
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Groceries
                  • Cycling
                  • Kayaking
                   

                  Reviews

                  Write a review 4.7
                  from 9 traveler reviews
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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  $95
                  $567

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Tax Rate 9%

                  Notes:

                  $10/night each additional person

                  Payment due on departure, checks or credit cards accepted


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 08/27/2014
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                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
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                  Location

                  50 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Reno, NV
                  Portola
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Hwy 70
                  10 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Graeagle
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Portola

                  Car: Recommended

                  William's House Museum, Portola Railroad Museum

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2009

                  About the owner: I was born in Portola and raised with my two older brothers and sister on the property which is now 'The Buzzard's Roost.' I have been married to a great guy for almost 32 years and have two 'perfect' kids, a great son-in-law, and two wonderful granddaughters.

                  Why the Owner Chose Portola:
                  Years ago, my mom originally started and named 'The Buzzard's Roost' and after my parent's deaths we decided to purchase the family home and remodel 'The Buzzard's Roost' and get it going again.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
                  'The Buzzard's Roost' is close to Highway 70 for easy access to all your destinations, but is also private with all the benefits of being on the Feather River.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

                  Links to more information:

                  Guestbook comments from the owner

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                  Photos

                  • View of the Feather River from the Deck of the Buzzard's Roost

                    View of the Feather River from the Deck of the Buzzard's Roost

                  • The Buzzard's Roost living room

                    The Buzzard's Roost living room

                  • The Buzzard's Roost

                    The Buzzard's Roost

                  • Original Buzzard's painting on display in bedroom

                    Original Buzzard's painting on display in bedroom

                  • Linving room / dining room

                    Linving room / dining room

                  • View of Beckwourth Peek from the Bike/Walking Path Into Town

                    View of Beckwourth Peek from the Bike/Walking Path Into Town

                  • A Short Drive to the Sierra Buttes

                    A Short Drive to the Sierra Buttes

                  • Relax and Put Your Feet up at the Buzzard's Roost

                    Relax and Put Your Feet up at the Buzzard's Roost

                  • Family Fun Roasting Marshmallows

                    Family Fun Roasting Marshmallows

                  • Original Buzzard's painting displayed in the living room

                    Original Buzzard's painting displayed in the living room

                  • The Buzzard's Roost bedroom

                    The Buzzard's Roost bedroom

                  • Looking Off the Deck from the Buzzard's Roost

                    Looking Off the Deck from the Buzzard's Roost

                  • Buzzard's Roost walk-in closet

                    Buzzard's Roost walk-in closet

                  • Bike/Walking Path Into Town

                    Bike/Walking Path Into Town

                  • Nearby Windy Gold Lake, Above Graeagle

                    Nearby Windy Gold Lake, Above Graeagle

                  • Easy Hike Into Frazier Falls Below Gold Lake

                    Easy Hike Into Frazier Falls Below Gold Lake

                  VRBO #314112

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                  This listing was first published here in 2010.

                  Date last modified - Tuesday, August 12, 2014

                  $95 per night (USD)
                  9

                  2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 5

                  View calendar: Updated 08/27/14
                  Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                  (530) 249-9159 (California, USA)

                  Speaks: english
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