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We'll Pay Your Entrance Fee to Yosemite! Merry Posy Ranch

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View from front porch towards Yosemite

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Last updated: 06/28/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Mariposa chateau / country house description

Merry Posy Ranch is a 10-acre rural property with a view of the Clark Range in Yosemite, a swimming pool, labyrinth, and spacious deck. It is a quiet, private getaway with Direct TV, WiFi and incredible stargazing. We will pay one $20-per-vehicle entrance fee at Yosemite National Park for each booking.

Keywords: retreat, family vacation,

Property Type

      • Chateau / Country House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Smoking Allowed:

                Smoking allowed outside on covered deck or by pool, please dispose properly of any refuse and exercise caution due to fire hazard during dry season...moreless

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                Renter must be at least 25 years of age and provide proof with driver's license or passport...moreless

              • Pets Considered:

                Large fenced yard, 1 dog with flea control allowed, please no animals on the furniture...moreless

              • Children Welcome

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Kitchen:

                Kitchenaid gas range and oven, microwave...moreless

              • Dining:

                Dining tables inside and outside...moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils:

                Place settings for 6 persons...moreless

              • Refrigerator:

                Freezer compartment on top...moreless

              • Dining Area Seats:

                6...moreless

              • Dishwasher
              • Oven
              • Coffee Maker
              • Seating for 6 people

              Amenities

              • Linens Provided:

                Our rates include bed, bath, and kitchen linens. Washable sleeping bags available for the cost of their cleaning: $20 each per stay...moreless

              • Air Conditioning:

                'Swamp cooler' will cool rooms that have their windows slightly open, very effective and controlled with a thermostat...moreless

              • Parking:

                Virtually unlimited outside, 1 covered space in attached garage...moreless

              • Garage:

                Automatic garage door with space inside garage for one vehicle...moreless

              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                Electrical hookup and running water for RV...moreless

              • Wood Fireplace:

                Wood stove and hardwood firewood provided...moreless

              • Living Room seats 6:

                Comfortable seating with a fabulous view...moreless

              • Covered Parking:

                Room for one vehicle in the garage...moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • Labyrinth for meditative walking, fenced yard for dog and children, 2 porch swings, pool toys, regulation size horseshoe pit....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  Communications

                  • Telephone:

                    Local calls included, phone card required for long distance...moreless

                  • Wireless Internet:

                    Sierra Telephone DSL, robust and lightening fast...moreless

                  Pool & Spa

                      • Private Pool:

                        Swimming pool 8' deep at one end with rocks arranged for jumping in...moreless

                      Outdoor Features

                      • Deck / Patio:

                        Covered porch 12' deep extends living and dining area with rocking chairs, porch swings and dining table and chairs...moreless

                      • Ski & Snowboard:

                        52 miles to Badger Pass Ski Area in Yosemite National Park...moreless

                      • Outdoor Grill

                      Location & View

                      • Mountain View:

                        Clark Range in Yosemite National Park...moreless

                      Activities

                      • Museums
                      • Cross Country Skiing
                      • Whitewater Rafting
                      • Mountaineering
                      • Mountain Climbing
                      • Ice Skating
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Hiking
                      • Fishing
                      • Rafting
                      • Fitness Center
                      • Medical Services
                      • Laundromat
                      • Hospital
                      • Swimming
                      • Groceries
                      • Antiquing
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • Horseshoes
                      • Shopping
                      • Walking
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Eco Tourism
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Winery Tours
                      • Library
                      • Churches
                      • Restaurants
                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Rock Climbing
                       

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                      My Standard Rate
                      3 night min stay
                      $300

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Tax Rate 11%

                      Notes:

                      50% rent required to hold reservation, balance of payment including tax payable 60 days before check-in

                      Rates can be paid at a Bank of America teller or via Paypal


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                      Last updated: 06/28/2014
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                      Location

                      60 Miles
                      Nearest Train
                      Merced
                      3 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      CA-140
                      6 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Savoury's Restaurant
                      50 Miles
                      Nearest Ski
                      Yosemite's Badger Pass
                      50 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Wawona
                      6 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Sierra Sunrise Cafe

                      Car: Necessary

                      Incredible stargazing, regulation horseshoe pit (horseshoes provided), classical labyrinth for meditative walking

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2011

                      About the owner: We are a couple who enjoys sharing our well-located property with others.

                      Why the Owner Chose Mariposa:
                      We chose Merry Posy Ranch because it is a wonderful getaway house.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Chateau / Country House:
                      Merry Posy Ranch is an ideal place to relax, reflect, and rejuvenate then visit Yosemite National Park and Mariposa!


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english

                      Links to more information:

                       

                      Photos

                      • View from front porch towards Yosemite

                        View from front porch towards Yosemite

                      • February 2012 snowfall melted away in 24 hours

                        February 2012 snowfall melted away in 24 hours

                      • The swimming pool in the late afternoon, delightful from May to October

                        The swimming pool in the late afternoon, delightful from May to October

                      • Deck with view of Yosemite's Clark Range and Half Dome

                        Deck with view of Yosemite's Clark Range and Half Dome

                      • View of stairs leading to second floor, 'mud room' area and wall furnace

                        View of stairs leading to second floor, 'mud room' area and wall furnace

                      • Master bedroom with queen bed and comfortable overstuffed chair with footrest

                        Master bedroom with queen bed and comfortable overstuffed chair with footrest

                      • Upstairs bathroom with shower, downstairs bathroom has tub/shower combo

                        Upstairs bathroom with shower, downstairs bathroom has tub/shower combo

                      • The Maytag washer/dryer in the garage

                        The Maytag washer/dryer in the garage

                      • 'Cretan' labyrinth for meditative walking, completed August 6, 2012

                        'Cretan' labyrinth for meditative walking, completed August 6, 2012

                      • Merry Posy Ranch's custom made picnic table

                        Merry Posy Ranch's custom made picnic table

                      • Dining table with no extensions (for 4) and vinyl coated tablecloth

                        Dining table with no extensions (for 4) and vinyl coated tablecloth

                      • Sunrise view from front porch looking towards the Clark Range in Yosemite

                        Sunrise view from front porch looking towards the Clark Range in Yosemite

                      • Merry Posy Ranch April 2011, as she looked before our purchase and renovation

                        Merry Posy Ranch April 2011, as she looked before our purchase and renovation

                      • Entry area with porch swing

                        Entry area with porch swing

                      • View of living and dining areas from inside the front door

                        View of living and dining areas from inside the front door

                      • Downstairs bedroom with 'ensuite,' connected to downstairs bathroom

                        Downstairs bedroom with 'ensuite,' connected to downstairs bathroom

                      • Upstairs bedroom with queen bed and rocking chair

                        Upstairs bedroom with queen bed and rocking chair

                      • Upstairs shower, spacious enough for 2!

                        Upstairs shower, spacious enough for 2!

                      • A ringer at the horseshoe pit!

                        A ringer at the horseshoe pit!

                      • View from the picnic table

                        View from the picnic table

                      • Cozy by the wood stove in winter

                        Cozy by the wood stove in winter

                      • Yosemite's Half Dome can be seen from the ranch

                        Yosemite's Half Dome can be seen from the ranch

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                      This listing was first published here in 2012.

                      Date last modified - Sunday, June 22, 2014

                      $300 per night (USD)
                      9

                      3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

                      View calendar: Updated 06/28/14
                      Minimum stay: 3 nights
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