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Santa Cruz Mountain Cabin. Mount Hermon.

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Last updated: 05/19/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This cabin, built in 1906, the second built in the Mount Hermon Christian Conference community, is nestled amongst majestic giant Redwoods hundreds of years old, with lovely Zayante Creek running just below the cabin. Often, kids are down playing in the creek before the car is even unloaded ! Five minute walk to the Mt. Hermon Auditorium.

Enjoy the crisp, clean air and blue sky. Guests often come to this getaway to write, catch up on some reading in front of the wood burning stove, or just experience a time of reflection. Great nature trails through the redwoods located in the Mount Hermon Conference Center grounds…are literally outside your front door. This place is a photographer’s dream location.

Those wanting a little more excitement might want to try the Mount Hermon Canopy Tour, a two hour tour of the Redwoods which includes six Zip Lines and two Sky Bridges ! Call for reservations (1.831.430.4357) or book online: http://mounthermonadventures.com/redwood-canopy-tours.
Apparently, this is one of few such facilities in the United States.

Other visitors are drawn to the many opportunities available nearby: World Class golf courses such as Pasatiempo (10 minutes away) designed by Alister Mackenzie who designed Augusta National, site of the Masters or Pebble Beach and Spyglass less than an hour away in Carmel; the Monterey Bay Aquarium; fabulous beaches in Capitola and Santa Cruz (15 minutes); Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, an oceanfront amusement park; best shopping in the Bay area at Stanford Mall plus Stevens Creek and Santana Row in San Jose (45 minutes);many antique stores in Capitola, Aptos, Felton, and Los Gatos; wonderful restaurants throughout the area. Plus guests can enjoy all of the excitement of San Francisco, just 90 minutes away!

An absolutely 'don't miss' experience is walking the 3 mile oceanside along the Santa Cruz Beach. To better envision this experience, we suggest you google 'Santa Cruz beach walkway '.

You will find this rustic cabin to be in excellent condition and beautifully furnished. The first floor has a small kitchen with a table and chairs overlooking the wooded forest; an inviting living room with two couches and other seating facing the wood burning stove; one bedroom with a brass queen bed (regular) with French Doors opening to the living room and the wood burning stove; another queen bed (comfy 12' mattress) with a TV set with many popular channels. A huge outside deck with a Redwood Table with seating for 8 to 10, depending...and another Redwood table seating 6 in the side deck (Just in case you want to allow the children to sit together, within ear shot, but not seated next to you.) The lower level includes a king bed (12' mattress) and an ante room with several sleeping pads plus an up and down bunk bed for children or smaller size adults. Each bedroom has its own tiny bathroom with shower. These showers are definitely one person showers! The cabin is full of antique furniture and plenty of books.

There are decks completely surrounding the cabin as well as outside the bedroom with the king sized bed on the lower level. All with spectacular views.

Dining on the deck is an option: propane grill accommodates 12 steaks or burgers; Redwood table seats 8-10 comfortably.

We welcome you to a wonderful experience in this very special place on God's earth.

Special Note: This is a quiet residential neighborhood located adjacent to the Mount Hermon Christian Conference Center grounds and 'partying' is unwelcome here.

Also, for those who need to stay 'connected', WI FI is in the Cabin. And, for those interested in late night TV, we have a 32' Flat Screen TV with many stations, as well as a small screen DVD player to be found in the downstairs bedroom closet.

Don

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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 1100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    If infants, bring mattress protectors....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    ABSOLUTELY NO INSIDE SMOKING ! ! ! ...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Family members have serious allergies. Please, no pets....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    Brass Bed: located off the Living Room....moreless

  • Bunk beds

    Upper and lower bunk beds for children. Off King Bedroom....moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Located off the Kitchen area.Has TV with Premium Stations....moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 king

    Bunk beds in adjacent room...moreless

  • King size bed (1), Queen size Beds (2), Have two pads for sleeping indoors or under the stars., Bunk Bed sleeps 2 children or small adults (up and down). Bunk bed is in lower level in room adjacent to the King bedroom. Outside steps to lower level King Bedroom....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • All bathrooms are small. Have shower, toilet and sinks.Downstairs bathroom is a tad larger.Definitely one person showers....moreless

Other Amenities

  • There are many very nice restaurants in the vicinity. Our favorite for couples is Cafe Sparrow in Aptos. Family Italian restaurant in neighborhood shopping center:Mama Mia. Family Mexican restaurant at the corner of Highway 9 and Graham Hill Road. Healthy sandwiches and salads, in the market at Highway 9 and Graham Hill Road. Ask owner to provide an additional list of suggested Restaurants....moreless

Entertainment

  • Games:

    Trunk in Living Room....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Basic TV stations only. Premium channels can be activated upon request for a nominal additional fee....moreless

  • Television:

    32' Flat Screen TV In Queen bedroom off the kitchen on main floor. Many Channels. COMCAST....moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks

Leisure Activities

  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing

Location Type

  • Water View:

    Brook 80 feet from balcony at foot of property....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Small kitchen table seats about 5; 6 with both foldouts. with TV foldup trays for additional indoor seating. Large Redwood Table seats 10....moreless

  • Dining Area

General

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Force Air Gas furnace.Heating blankets for each bed....moreless

  • Internet:

    Wi Fi available throughout cabin....moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Two comfortable couches. Floor lamps for reading. Games in trunk. Wood burning stove. Very comfortable and charming....moreless

  • Parking:

    Available right in front of the cabin. Room for one in the parking space. Two additional in the driveway. DO NOT PARK IN THE UPPER PARKING AREA WHICH IS THE NEIGHBORS' PARKING SPACE. ...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove:

    Highly efficient Wood Burning Stove in the Living room. Very cozy in the evening....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Limited supply of items....moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    4 cooktop burners. ...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    125 feet of deck wraps completely around the cabin. Scenic views of Redwood trees all around the cabin.Overlooks a brook below. Plus deck off the King BR downstairs...moreless

  • Golf:

    World Class golf in Santa Cruz and the Monterrey/Carmel area.Pebble Beach, Spyglass, etc....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Propane. Large family cooking size. Large enough for 12 Steaks or Burgers....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

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Mar 2 - Nov 30, 2015
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$300
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$250
$1,500
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$300
$1,800

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  • Taxes Not included

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Owner info

Why the Owner Chose Mount Hermon:
We wanted a complete getaway from the hectic life of Southern California. We could have purchased a vacation home any place in the world. We chose this because we wanted the privacy, beauty, and serenity it offers. And, because we are avid golfers, we appreciate the fabulous golf courses in the area. And, it is always a thrill to do the three mile walk along the Santa Cruz coastline.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
We just like being there. Hanging out on the deck or in front of the wood burning stove with a good book or close friends.


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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Cabin amongst the Redwoods !

    Cabin amongst the Redwoods !

  • Brook is Down the Slope in Front of the Cabin

    Brook is Down the Slope in Front of the Cabin

  • Large grill Weber. 10-12 steaks or burgers at a time. Great for large families.

    Large grill Weber. 10-12 steaks or burgers at a time. Great for large families.

  • Bridge across the creek.

    Bridge across the creek.

  • BRASS QUEEN BEDROOM. FRENCH DOORS OPEN TO LR WITH THE WOOD BURNING STOVE

    BRASS QUEEN BEDROOM. FRENCH DOORS OPEN TO LR WITH THE WOOD BURNING STOVE

  • Queen Bedroom adjacent to Kitchen.

    Queen Bedroom adjacent to Kitchen.

  • Bunk beds off room adjacent next to King bedroom.

    Bunk beds off room adjacent next to King bedroom.

  • View From Living Room and First Floor Side Deck

    View From Living Room and First Floor Side Deck

  • LOWER LEVEL DECK. OUTSIDE KING BEDROOM

    LOWER LEVEL DECK. OUTSIDE KING BEDROOM

  • View of both decks from creekside.

    View of both decks from creekside.

  • Kitchen. Seating for 8-10 at outdoor Redwood Table on huge deck.

    Kitchen. Seating for 8-10 at outdoor Redwood Table on huge deck.

  • View from the Kitchen Table.

    View from the Kitchen Table.

  • Wood burning stove in Living Room.

    Wood burning stove in Living Room.

  • Queen Bedroom next to Kitchen. TV.All Premium channels.

    Queen Bedroom next to Kitchen. TV.All Premium channels.

  • View of forest from these windows. King Bedroom downstairs.

    View of forest from these windows. King Bedroom downstairs.

  • This is the small ante room, next to the King bedroom. See adjacent bunk beds.

    This is the small ante room, next to the King bedroom. See adjacent bunk beds.

  • Walkway from the private lane  to the cabin.

    Walkway from the private lane to the cabin.

VRBO #341974

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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
  • Response time Within a few hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 05/19/2015
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