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Grace Hideaway - Charming Cottage-Serene 217 Acres with Trails & Lake.

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Charming spacious bedroom with sitting area.


Last updated: 01/21/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Manager
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Murphys cottage description

Located in historic Vallecito, Ca. on 217 privately owned acres set aside as a sanctuary for people and animals. This home away from home is furnished for your comfort and pleasure. While relaxing view the flowers. wildlife and mountain ridges through one of the many windows. in the outside garden or enjoying a refreshing walk. Looking for serenity, nature hikes, adventure, sight seeing, fishing & fun activities? If so this place is for you! It host a lake stocked with fish, seasonal creeks, walking trails, ranging from easy meditation spots to more challenging hikes. A delight for photographers, bird watchers, rock hounds and nature lovers who desire to get away from the busy life and just relax. Enjoy a picnic by the privately owned lake, cook a tasty meal on the grill, take a liesurely walk, photograph some of the wildlife and nature, watch great sunsets and at night marvel at the beautiful starlit skies. Located across from Moaning Cavern, within 15 Minutes from Columbia State Park, Ironston Vineyards and 24 additonal tasting rooms, 5 golf courses, caverns, reservoirs, mountains, gold mining towns, antique shops & fabulous boating & water skiing on New Melones. Big Trees Park & and downhill & cross country skiiing are within a 30 minute drive.
The kitchen has all the amenities to prepare and serve meals including coffee maker, microwave, toaster, etc.
This cottage has a family room and a separate sitting room. The family room has an Indian theme to enhance the historical occupancy of the MiWuk Indians at one time. The property contains much history including Indian Grinding rocks with one being near the dwelling.


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Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


              • Children Welcome

              Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom


              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Television
              • VCR
              • Video Library


              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Budget
              • Family
              • Historic
              • Romantic
              • Tourist Attractions


              • Churches
              • Duty Free Shops
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Restaurants
              • Ruins
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Mountain View
              • Rural

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Hunting Small Game
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Pier Fishing
              • Rafting
              • Sailing
              • Skiing
              • Snowboarding
              • Spelunking
              • Swimming
              • Water Skiing
              • Water Tubing
              • Wind-Surfing


              • Dining
              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 4 people


              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room:

                & Separate family room...moreless

              • Parking
              • Parking Off Street
              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
              • Towels Provided
              • Wireless Internet


              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Pantry Items
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster


              • Lawn / Garden

              Payment Type

              • Mastercard
              • Visa


              Write a review 4.7
              from 6 traveler reviews
              Rental basis: Per property
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              My Standard Rate
              2 night min stay

              Additional information about rental rates


              • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
              • linen & cleaning $75 + tax
              • Tax Rate 6%

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              Last updated: 01/21/2015
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              9 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Columbia Airport
              5.2 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              13 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              Green Horn Creek, Angels Camp
              2 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              Hwy. 4
              5.2 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              30 Miles
              Nearest Ski
              Bear Valley
              8 Miles
              Nearest Beach

              Car: Necessary

              Conveniently located across from Moaning Cavern and in the midst of several polular attractions. Gold Rush Towns, Historic Sites, Caverns, Gold mines, 5 golf courses, parks, lakes, wineries, art galaries, museums, antique and unique shops. Columbia State Park (a delightful gold mining town preserved by the state) Murphys, Ironstone Vineyards, Lake Melones, Angels Camp are all within a short and beautiful 15 min. drive.

              With boating, skiiing, golfing, gold prospecting, hiking biking, fishing, water rafting, live theatre, concerts, special events, wine tasting, splunking, antiqueing, shopping, site seeing, etc. the area presents a wonderful and varried array of activities to enjoy along with the availability of fine dining and fast food restaurants all within a 15 minute radius. Bear Valley Mountain & Village is about 30 minutes from here for all the snow sport enthusiast.


              Manager info

              Year Purchased: 1989

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              Speaks: english

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              • Charming spacious bedroom with sitting area.

                Charming spacious bedroom with sitting area.

              • Bathroom with shower

                Bathroom with shower

              • View of lake from garden

                View of lake from garden

              • View of lakes with statue of Jesus and ducks enjoying the cool water.

                View of lakes with statue of Jesus and ducks enjoying the cool water.

              • Gorgeous Spring Sunset

                Gorgeous Spring Sunset

              • Turkeys


              • One of several resting areas

                One of several resting areas

              • Winter snow

                Winter snow

              • Deer in garden drinking from water bird bath

                Deer in garden drinking from water bird bath

              • Futon in family room & big windows to enjoy the mountain view.

                Futon in family room & big windows to enjoy the mountain view.

              • bedroom sitting area

                bedroom sitting area

              • Spring flowers

                Spring flowers

              • Resting area by lake

                Resting area by lake

              • Beautiful Fall Colors

                Beautiful Fall Colors

              • Wild White Lupins

                Wild White Lupins

              • One of many beautiful sunsets

                One of many beautiful sunsets

              • Indian Grinding Rock

                Indian Grinding Rock

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              Date last modified - Wednesday, January 21, 2015

              $125 per night (USD)
              Minimum stay: 2 nights
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              Member since: 2010
              Speaks: english
              • Response time: Within 12 hours
              • Response rate: 100%
              • Calendar last updated: 01/21/2015
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