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Historic J. Neely Johnson House in Desireable Downtown Neighborhood

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Last updated: 12/18/2014
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Sacramento townhome description

Lovely, unique 1853 home just north of downtown Sacramento in the quiet Alkali Flat residential neighborhood. Only 6 blocks from the State Capitol we are within walking distance to many restaurants, theaters and other attractions like the Crocker Art Museum, Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento, Sacramento Convention Center, and more. Walk to the exciting Midtown area and get a bicycle taxi back.

Our reasonable rates and a lenient refund policy make it convenient to book and guarantee your stay. We look like a B&B but are a vacation rental that rents from overnight stays to up to 45 days.

Leave the car behind! Sacramento Airport (SMF) is 22 miles away and a typical shuttle is $35 each way, groups are less. There's a zip car station three blocks away and bicycle rentals within six blocks. If you bring your car, off-street parking here is free and there is room for an RV or trailer.

So, what is the difference between the J. Neely Johnson House and the Bidwell Mansion, Stanford Mansion and the Governor's Mansion? You can't stay at any of those others! And sadly, due to state budget woes, you may not even be able to visit them in the near future. Today you can stay at this beautiful home for as little as $99 per night.*

Check out our features and amenities. For business or pleasure, we've got everything you need while you are in Sacramento.

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the J. Neely Johnson House is Sacramento’s oldest surviving residence having once been the home to several Early California elected officials; the fourth Governor, a State Treasurer and Supreme Court Justice. Restored as it may have been in the late 1890s, we are delighted to share with you a bit of 19th Century Sacramento.

All proceeds from your visits help further the restoration and maintenance of this landmark property. Currently, there are no ADA accommodations; we are planning for access in the near future. All work accomplished in the restoration and rehabilitation is in accordance with or allowed by state and local codes as well as the U.S. Secretary of the Interior Standards for Historic Preservation. This project is a previous grant recipient from the State of California Office of Historic Preservation. All current work is privately funded.

Sue and I want to express our heartfelt gratitude for the many who have stayed and enjoyed our home over the last three years. Now, personal circumstances offer us another opportunity and regrettably we will be closing the home at the end of June 2015. Our ad on VRBO will be cancelled on March 1, 2015 but the home will be available until the end of June 2015 for your vacation or business needs.

*45 days extended stay.



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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Townhome
  • 1750 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome:

                A few safety precautions for very young children....moreless

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Wheelchair Inaccessible

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

              • Birdseye Bedroom: 1 queen

                Chaise Lounge...moreless

              • Master Bedroom: 1 queen

                Sleep Number Bed and Balcony...moreless

              • Empire Bedroom: 1 queen

                Sleep Number Bed...moreless

              • Queen size Beds (1) One Queen Bed per room. Each room is different, Pillowtop, Beautyrest and Sleep Number. Luxury linens and your choice of 16 pillows. Don't worry if you left your own pillow at home. Each pillow with inner case, some are hypoallergenic....moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

                Shared Bath for BR 2 and 3....moreless

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, bidet

                Master Bath with claw foot tub/shower...moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • Formal Dining Service. China, silver and accessories for 12 settings free to use with prior approval. Many crystal and silver serving dishes. Dining table seats 10....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Music Library:

                    Our music library contains many early 20th century recordings of your favorite radio and singing personalities. Hand crank a real Victrola phonograph and listen to some of our time capsules....moreless

                  • Satellite / Cable:

                    Enjoy programming from Roku channels and Netflix, or connect your wireless laptop for other choices. Channels include prerecorded major network news, cultural, classical, many others. All streaming movies are free....moreless

                  • Stereo
                  • Television:

                    Each bedroom has a 17 inch flat screen tv/monitor with free streaming programming. Connect to your laptop for more options. Additionally each bedroom has an ipod ready alarm clock radio. Relax in a comfy recliner or chaise lounge....moreless

                  Theme

                      • Historic

                      Attractions

                      • Live Theater
                      • Museums
                      • Restaurants

                      Leisure Activities

                          • Shopping

                          Sports & Adventure Activities

                              • Cycling

                              Dining

                              • Dining:

                                Silver and China available upon request....moreless

                              • Dining Area
                              • Seating for 10 people

                              General

                              • Air Conditioning:

                                Master and Birdseye Bedrooms have individual Heating/AC Heat Pumps, remainder of house is central....moreless

                              • Broadband Access:

                                Free wi-fi, high speed DocSIS 3.0...moreless

                              • Clothes Dryer
                              • Hair Dryer
                              • Heating
                              • Internet
                              • Iron & Board
                              • Parking:

                                Off street....moreless

                              • Parking Off Street:

                                Adjacent to alley, up to three spaces. Room for RV or trailer....moreless

                              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                                Open area in backyard, adjacent to alley....moreless

                              • Washing Machine:

                                Front loading....moreless

                              • Wireless Internet:

                                Dual channel...moreless

                              Kitchen

                              • Catering Available
                              • Coffee Maker:

                                Grinder and coffee beans provided....moreless

                              • Cooking Utensils:

                                If you don't see it, just ask!...moreless

                              • Dishes & Utensils

                              Outside

                                  • Balcony:

                                    Due to building codes, balcony occupancy is limited to four adults at any time. Please see rental agreement for additional details....moreless

                                  Payment Type

                                  • Amex
                                  • Discover
                                  • Mastercard
                                  • Visa

                                  House Cleaning

                                      • Housekeeper Optional
                                       

                                      Reviews

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                                      Rental basis: Per property
                                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                                      My Standard Rate
                                      1 night min stay
                                      $185
                                      $1,200 $4,000
                                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                                      Additional information about rental rates

                                      Fees:

                                      • Clng Sec Dep Refundable $150
                                      • Tourism Fee 3% $6
                                      • Tax Rate 12%

                                      Notes:

                                      Max occupancy: Lodging/ 6 persons. Ask for our complete rate sheet.

                                      Min 2 nts for stays that include a Fri or Sat. Min. 5 nts stay over major holidays.

                                      Cleaning and Security Deposit: Min. $150 - Ask. Fully refundable.

                                      Late Bookings (made 1 - 14 days before stay) from $99/nt 1 BR and no min stay.

                                      Special Events (addl to lodging): Ask, max 25 persons, + $500 Cleaning & Security deposit.


                                      Cancellation policy:

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


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                                      Calendar

                                      Last updated: 12/18/2014
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                                      22 Today
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                                      Location

                                      High Walkability Score

                                       

                                      Owner info

                                      Year Purchased: 1979

                                      About the owner: Retired Architect who worked on preservation and reconstruction of State historical buildings.

                                      Why the Owner Chose Sacramento:
                                      Sacramento is a just-right size town with a tremendous mix of people. This property is an extension of my interest and love of period architecture.

                                      The Unique Benefits at this Townhome:
                                      The home is a great place for entertaining friends and when not entertaining, fixing something!


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                                      Speaks: english

                                       

                                      Photos

                                      • Master Bath.

                                        Master Bath.

                                      • Birdseye BedRoom.

                                        Birdseye BedRoom.

                                      • Shared Bath for Birdseye and Empire Bedrooms.

                                        Shared Bath for Birdseye and Empire Bedrooms.

                                      • Balcony at the Master Bedroom.

                                        Balcony at the Master Bedroom.

                                      • Master Bedroom and Bath.

                                        Master Bedroom and Bath.

                                      • Master Bath claw foot tub.

                                        Master Bath claw foot tub.

                                      • Empire Bedroom.

                                        Empire Bedroom.

                                      • View of home from Mini Park nextdoor.

                                        View of home from Mini Park nextdoor.

                                      VRBO #401931

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                                      This listing was first published here in 2012.

                                      Date last modified - Friday, December 19, 2014

                                      $185 per night (USD)
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                                      3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                                      Sleeps 6

                                      View calendar: Updated 12/18/14
                                      Minimum stay: 1 nights
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                                      Member since: 2012
                                      Speaks: english
                                      • Response time: Within a few hours
                                      • Response rate: 90%
                                      • Calendar last updated: 12/18/2014
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