Adorable Cabin with Panoramic Ocean Views on 6.5 Private Acres
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- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
Palomar Mountain cabin description
'Forever Views' vacation rental...your home away from home!
Nestled amongst mature oaks and picturesque boulders this adorable cabin provides privacy, tranquility and off mountain Panoramic Ocean Views. From the living room and the deck to the South, you will look out across valleys and mountains all the way to the Pacific Ocean. To the North, several acres of mature woods are framed beautifully by the bedroom window. You'll enjoy a view from every window in this enchanted little cabin.
~ Knotty pine & Vaulted ceilings
~ Stained glass, leaded octagonal windows
~ Ladder up to sleeping loft with twin bed (room for a blow-up mattress also)
~ Queen bedroom - Full bath - Full/Double sofa-bed
~ Kitchen is nice and open to living/dining areas
~ Drive right up to the front door - Plenty of parking
~ Sliding doors onto deck with spectacular views
~ Few minutes drive from Palomar State Park and the historic ~ Palomar Observatory
~ 20 minutes from live music/entertainment at several nearby casinos and scenic Lake Henshaw
The property not only boasts acres of mature woods, but also a stunning fern meadow. There is plenty of walkable land, perfect for a casual stroll. There is even an old tree house perched high in an oak tree. The driveway is lined by mature Oaks providing dappled shade on warm summer days.
Enjoy a myriad of bird-life. Palomar is rich with wildlife. Sit quietly at the seating area provided and you might catch a glimpse of wild deer, turkeys, raccoons, squirrels, fox and coyote.
Our evenings on the mountain bring a brand new view with star-lit skies above and the pretty city lights down below. We are centrally located just a 2 minute drive from Palomar Mountain State Park where hiking trails and a fishing pond await you. 5 minutes drive in the opposite direction will leave you on the doorstep of Palomar's famous Observatory, home to the 200 inch Hale Telescope. Stop by the Community Center next to our Volunteer Fire Department to meet the locals and enjoy a casual cuppa with friends-to-be.
***PLEASE NOTE*** For more photos and information about this cabin, please click on the link below 'Links to more information'...directly underneath 'Dates Available'.
Keywords: Adorable Cabin in tranquil setting, sleeps 5 with panoramic ocean, mountain and valley views. Perfect for a romantic getaway or a family vacation.
- Vacation Rental
- Children Welcome:
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5, Beds for 3-5
- Queen size Beds (1) Queen master suite with full bathroom, large closet, vaulted ceilings and exposed beams. Comfortable queen bed with memory foam topper, Twin or Single Beds (1) Twin bed in loft - a favorite with the kids! Climb the ladder to your own private sleeping fort - many a ghost story has been told in this cuter than cute sleeping loft!, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) (Sofa in living room converts to a Double/Full bed)...moreless
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
Kitchen & Dining
- Cooking Utensils:
- Catering Available:
- Wood Stove:
- Linens Provided:
- Parking Off Street:
- Washing Machine:
- DVD Player
- CD Player
- Deck / Patio:
- Outdoor Grill
Location & View
- Wildlife Viewing
- Mountain Biking
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Horseback Riding
- Sight Seeing
- Palomar Mountain State Park is right up the road. Fish at Doane Pond or go on an adverture seeking hike. The Palomar Observatory is minutes away from Cabin - take tour and don't forget to check out the gift shop! It's not just a gift shop, it's a completely interactive experience for young and old. Casinos (live events), Temecula wine tasting, Julian shopping, La Jolla river, Lake Henshaw fishing and the Borrego Dessert are all a short drive and make a fun day-outing. The San Diego Zoo, LegoLand, Sea World, Wild animal park, Stone brewery, Queen Califa's Magical Circle, Mission San Antonio De Pala, are all between 45 mins to 1.5 hours drive from Palomar....moreless
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We had the best time
We had the best time
TO TRACY: We can't thank you enough for your hospitality and how wonderfully you accommodated us. We will be back in the New Year and look forward to seeing you again. TO PROSPECTIVE RENTERS: This cabin encompasses the term cute. My husband even referred to it as mountain-chic. The view is spectacular and the cabin was clean and adorable. I can without hesitation recommend this cabin to any couple looking for a quiet and restful retreat. 5 stars all the way.
- Guest Mary (San Diego)
- Date of stay 10/20/11
- Review Submitted 10/30/11
Recommended for: Sightseeing, girls getaway, families with young children, pet owners, romantic getaway.
Owner response: I'm so pleased you and your family enjoyed your stay with us. I received your lovely card in the mail - thanks for the kind words. See you in the New Year!
If I could give 10 out of 5 stars I would. We had the best time at your cabin and we will most definitely be back. Clean, cute, affordable and with such a pretty view. Who could ask for more? Thumbs up all the way, we'll see you again in summer, we can't wait.
- Guest The Nichols (Northern California)
- Date of stay 02/09/11
- Review Submitted 05/24/11
Recommended for: Sightseeing, families with young children, pet owners, romantic getaway.
Owner response: Thanks so much :) See you in summer.
I had contacted Tracey last minute a few days before Valentines Day to look for a place to stay. Although Tracey's cottage was occupied, she was kind to offer her larger cabin. She is my savior! Upon arriving, my friends and my girlfriend were awe-struck by the beauty of the place. We loved it there, it is like a home away from home. The view is gorgeous. We had a blast outside, playing in the snow for nearly 3 hours, sledding, playing snow fights, building a life size snowman, and a fortress. We were like kids. We had the experience that we have been seeing on TV, that we did not have in our youth. We dreamed and wished that we could come back here again in spring, summer and in winter. And maybe even have the chance to hang out with Tracey and her husband too. Regards, Tom & Kim, Dan & Annie
- Guest Tom (Escondido, Ca)
- Date of stay 02/14/09
- Review Submitted 05/24/11
Recommended for: Sightseeing, families with young children, pet owners, romantic getaway, age 55+.
Owner response: I love that you guys had so much fun! There is no age limit on being a kid - thanks for the lovely review Tom. Hope to see your brother and his family over summer.
Paradise with a view
Paradise with a view
We signed your guest book, but we wanted to leave a few quotes here, from what we wrote. "We had such an amazing time here in Palomar. It is gorgeous up here - Leah G" "The sunsets here are my favorite time of day. I was so in awe at the night sky with shining stars sooooo huge - Lisa H" "You are so hospitable and generous - Nick G" "You have an absolutely beautiful property and I am so grateful for you sharing it with us - Scott N" " We had an awesome time up here. The house was perfect and the view was gorgeous. Thank you for being so generous - Aubrey E" "once again we made some amazing memories - Kaitlyn A" "This home holds so many memories for us and we're so glad you open it up to us year after year - Aubrey E" "Your cabin is beautiful, thank you so much - Shawn H" "You almost feel like you're not in California up here. It is so wonderful - Virginia P" "God Bless - all of us" MANY THANKS TO THE CHESNEY FAMILY FOR ALLOWING US TO USE THEIR CABINS YEAR AFTER YEAR. FROM THE UCI CAMPUS MINISTRY <3
- Guest UCI Campus Ministry (Orange County)
- Date of stay 12/17/10
- Review Submitted 05/24/11
Recommended for: Sightseeing, girls getaway, families with young children, pet owners, romantic getaway, age 55+.
Owner response: Having the UCI campus ministry stay at our cabins every year is something we look forward to. Thanks for the kind words, the pleasure is all ours. See you all again soon.
Having stayed at this property many times (prior to it being listed here) I wanted to be the first to leave a review. We love this place! My husband, two sons and myself have stayed at Forever Views (The Views as we call it) many times over the last couple of years. Every season up there is beautiful. The owners are friendly and helpful without being intrusive and Tracy goes over and above when it comes to accommodating us. On one of our stays (after we had gotten to know the owners quite well) we were arriving late in the evening. I called ahead to let them know we'd be later than expected. I was stunned to find a piping hot crock pot with a home cooked meal waiting for us when we got there. The property is spectacular and the view is incredible! Really incredible! The cabin itself is absolutely adorable. The bedroom is large with a comfortable bed and HUGE closet which we need with 2 boys and ourselves. The kitchen is retro style and cuter than cute and has everything we need in it. My boys love playing Nerf guns in the woods and its easy for me to keep an eye on them. We hike, fish and spend time as a family. My boys LOVE the observatory. The owners have even on occasion provided us with a free parking pass for the State Park up the road. Although my husband and the boys enjoy the short walk to go fishing. My boys brought a friend each with them on our last visit and there was plenty of room for a twin blowup mattress. We weren't charged anything for the two extra boys. I can't speak highly enough about this cabin and the hospitality we receive when we go there. We have even stayed for a weekend without the boys. Just my husband and myself. So if you are looking for the perfect romantic get-away you won't do better than this. We didn't even leave the property. Tracy and Mike and wonderful people who really care about us having a good time while we are there. As my sons would say, they are 'good peeps'. I can without hesitation highly recommend this vacation rental. We are planning our next trip up there for summer.
- Guest Sara, Jeff and the boys (San Diego)
- Date of stay 05/02/11
- Review Submitted 05/22/11
Recommended for: Sightseeing, families with young children, romantic getaway, age 55+.
Owner response: Sara, thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we much appreciate it. I'm looking forward to seeing you all again this summer. Return guests like you and your family help let us know we're doing a good job.
Sun to Thurs: $125 per night (2 night minimum) Fri, Sat & Holidays: $140 per night Weekly Rate: $800 (7 nights) Cleaning Fee: $60 Pet Fee: Dependant on size and type of pet - please ask FULLY REFUNDABLE Security Deposit ONLY $100 per night if you rent our Large Chalet at the same time - VRBO 363055
Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
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About the owner: Born and raised in majestic New Zealand, we have lived and raised our children here in America for 15 years. We stumbled upon Palomar Mountain about 6 years ago and fell in love immediately! Where else in Southern California can you find clean air, four seasons and a canopy of trees that never ends? Each of our cabins holds a special place in our hearts. 'Forever Views' is filled with memories of children, laughter and fun family times. We love Palomar and we love Forever Views - we hope you'll feel the same way.
Why the Owner Chose Palomar Mountain:
Palomar Mountain is the perfect location for year-round vacationing. 4 distinct seasons and an easy drive from San Diego, Orange County, Los Angeles and San Bernadino.
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Snow days make for wonderful sledding and hot chocolate by the fire
Adorable knotty pine kitchen sports a view through the window into the woods
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