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1/2 Acre 2400sf Dragon Cabin Private Park&Forest Setting Near Village/Lake/Kayak

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Vintage knotty pine living area, FP ROARS, viewing only trees, no homes in view.

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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

IN A NUTSHELL...
(see below regarding the Dragon Cabin history)
--FLAT & FUN PLAYFUL LOT IN A PRIVATE LAKE ARROWHEAD VINTAGE ESTATE VIEWING THE TREES AND DISTANT MT BALDY RIDGELINE...2 PICNIC BENCHES, 6 OTHER SEATING AREAS, 2 HAMMOCKS, HORSESHOES--AND A SWING!

--PARKING FOR UP TO 5 CARS, HOWEVER OUR MAXIMUM # OF GUESTS IS 10

--USE OF A 2 SEATED SEA EAGLE INFLATABLE KAYAK , USE OF BEACH CLUB PASS (NEEDED TO HIKE AND ENTEiR BEACH CLUBS) AND ADVENTURE PASS (NEEDED TO PARK AT HIKING TRAIL ENTRY AREAS)--GET READY FOR SOME FUN AT THE LAKE!!

--LARGE & OPEN DINING ROOM/KITCHEN/CUSTOM BBQ AREA WITH SEATING UP TO 10--FLAT SCREEN & BLU RAY IN DINING AREA WITH TWO RECLINERS--GREAT FOR FAMILY GATHERING!

--INDOOR FIREPLACE WITH CUSTOM BBQ INSERT IN DINING ROOM - SO UNIQUE AND MAKES WONDERFUL GRILLED MEALS!!

--LARGE KNOTTY PINE LIVING ROOM VIEWING ONLY LARGE PINE TREES & WILD LIFE AS IF YOU WERE SITTING IN A NEST!

--MEDIA ROOM/GAME ROOM PROVIDES VAST ENTERTAINMENT--OVER 400 DVD'S, BLU RAY PLAYER, FLAT SCREEN, FOOSBALL, CARD TABLE, BUMPER POOL & BOARD GAMES! LETS HAVE A PARTY!

--REMODELED BATHROOMS ..ONE BATH IS SPA LIKE VIEWING MT BALDY FROM THE CLAW TUB! INCLUDE HANDMADE SOAPS FOR OUR GUESTS!

--EXTREMELY CLEAN CABIN, FULLY EQUIPPED KITCHEN, LUXURY LINENS/TOWELS - DUVETS CHANGED EACH STAY!

--BRING YOUR IPOD OR PHONE TO LISTEN TO MUSIC AS WE HAVE 3 SYSTEMS IN THE CABIN. HOOK-UP AND RELAX!

--DOGGIE FRIENDLY TOO -- RUF RUFF

--3 WOOD BURING FIREPLACES - WE INCLUDE THE WOOD SO YOU DO HAVE TO HAUL IT UP! (WE DO ALL THE WORK AND LEAVE YOU WITH THE FUN AND ROMANCE !)

--EARLY CHECK-IN AND LATE CHECK OUT WHEN AVAILABLE.

NOW THE LONG VERSION:
2400SF Lake Arrowhead Cabin, 3 BR, 2 Bath
Includes beach pass to Burnt Mill & Tavern Bay and use of a Kayak!!!

The Dragon Cabin, once owned by Oscar/Emmy winning rich and famous is located in Lake Arrowhead which is a private lake in the stunning San Bernardino National Forest and is called the “Alps of Southern California” and is known as the best secret in Southern California!

OK, so you are wondering, why the Dragon Cabin—right? Firstly built in 1960 by the famous Italian operatic soprano singer Amelita Galli-Curci, and soon after purchased by Oscar and Emmy-winning Carmen Dragon, conductor, composer, arranger and father of Daryl Dragon the Captain of “The Captain and Tennille”. The “Dragon Cabin” stayed in the Dragon family for thirty plus years!

So welcome to the Dragon Cabin where you will be surrounded by the beauty of the natural forest full of pines, cedar, dogwood and abundant wildlife. The two-story cabin is in a park like setting with 2 picnic tables, wrap around decking along with 5 seating areas (weather permitting) viewing the forest and in the distance Mt. Baldy. Wow, the sunsets over Mt. Baldy are beautiful! Who knows you may even feel compelled to write a song or two during your stay while swinging in the hammock!

When you are not relaxing at the cabin during your vacation in the mountains, the lake is just a few minutes drive down the hill, or you can hike down the hill for the more adventurous. Weather permitting, you can walk around the lake at the Villlage and enjoy the views. Did I mention you have use to our 2 seated kayaks during your stay with our private beach pass!

Family or friends that are not into the many wonderful year round outdoor activities such as fishing, hiking, water sports, horseback riding, and skiing (did you know Snow Valley Ski resort is only 13 miles from the Dragon Cabin) may just want to relax in the peacefulness of the Dragon Cabin and not leave our private community unless you like shopping! Yes, there is great shopping in Lake Arrowhead Village just a mile away!

Lake Arrowhead Village is just a few minutes away from our home offering great shopping (even factory outlet shopping), dining, 40 summer concerts, a yearly Oktoberfest, and a year round paddle sightseeing boat ride around the lake. All four seasons offer activities for all ages at the Lake Arrowhead Village.

Description of the Dragon Cabin:

Do you like fireplaces? If so, you will be pleased as we have 4 fireplaces, one being an indoor BBQ! We will provide instructions on each fireplace along with supplying firewood to keep you warm and cozy on those chilly nights.

The enormous dining room with forest views has the original knotty pine cathedral ceiling and oaks floors with seating up to 9 and has a fireplace that works as an indoor BBQ (no firewood). Why BBQ in the cold when you can be cozy in doors in the cooler months? Just bring your charcoal to cook your meals on the indoor grill. Great memories can be made in this room next to the galley kitchen set up for making snacks to gourmet meals. We also have a 32 inch flat screen and blue ray player in the dining room for your enjoyment.

The 100% knotty pine living room with 17 foot cathedral ceiling with wrap around windows viewing the forest sunsets with a fireplaces that roars. The living room is set for reading and small chat and of course enjoying the crackling of the fire and viewing nothing but trees!

The family/media room has a large stone fireplace designed by Carmen Dragon and where he played and wrote his music (don’t be surprised if lyrics just start flowing from within). This room is set up for fun, noise, music, 46'' flat screen, blue ray DVD, poker, bumper pool, foos ball, poker table, dancing, etc!

Your big decision for the day will be what room should I have my roaring fire in! Although if you are too tired after a long day of activity to make that big decision then the decision is made for you—there is a fireplace in the master suite with a comfy queen bed as well on the lower level!

There are two more bedrooms on the main floor, one with a queen rustic pine headboard, the other bedroom with a four-poster full trundle with a pull out twin if needed.

Both bathrooms have been remodeled for a clean and comfortable experience. The main floor bath has a new vanity and the floors are back to the original pine with the original walk-in shower. The lower level bath is fully remodeled and has a 4 bear claw tub with view of Mt. Baldy and a walk-in shower with two shower heads and 2 vanities.

Wireless WiFi, Dish for TV, and Verizon phone service is provided free of charge for local and long distance within the US.
Please bring your own music device, iphone, ipod etc for your music enjoyment as we do have 2 hook ups for devices. We do not have a CD player.

Check-Out time is at 11am and Check-In time is at 4pm (early check-in/late check-out may be available if we don't have back to back guests).

Welcome to Lake Arrowhead, the Alps and Jewel of Southern California!!!

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Cabin
  • 2800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 7-9

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    On the main floor no stairs to the bedroom or bath....moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    Master with a gas starter fireplace and the wood is on us!...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 double, 1 twin/ single

    Double bed with a roll out twin....moreless

  • Other (See Description)

    We have 2 REI comfy cots--please bring sleeping bags ...moreless

  • TWO queen beds, One Double Bed, One twin bed, We also have 2 REI comfy cots....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom Deluxe (2 bathrooms): toilet, tub, shower

    Beautifully appointed, tumbled marble shower, claw tub...moreless

  • Bathroom main floor (two bathrooms): toilet, shower

    On the main floor - jack and jill, new vanity & toilet....moreless

  • The home has 2 bathrooms , one bath is on the main floor and full bath is downstairs....moreless

Other Amenities

  • 1 Kayak available for guests weather permitting upon request with an exclusive Lake Arrowhead beach pass! Horse shoes during summer months. Snow play on our flat lot--lots of room to play. Only 9 stairs to our home-many homes in Arrowhead have so many stairs. 2 REI cots for extra guests. Speciality cakes made to order and delivered by Sweets and Stuff. Speciality gift baskets made to order and delivered by The Basket Lady....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    under 10...moreless

  • DVD Player:

    blu ray player, tons of dvd's, bring your own blu ray movies...moreless

  • Foosball
  • Game Room:

    foosball table, poker table, bumper pool, horse shoes, flat screen...moreless

  • Games:

    board games...moreless

  • Music Library:

    (2) ipod, iphone, ipad music system - bring your own device....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    DISH Cable, wifi...moreless

  • Stereo:

    ihome system, bring your device for music such as ipod or iphone etc. You can bring your own adapter for the ihomesystem specifit your phone... we do not have a stero cd player....moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Ski Lift Privileges
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Seats 8, although can add 2 folding chairs for a larger gathering...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    and washer...moreless

  • Fireplace:

    FOUR fireplaces, dining (BBQ fireplace), living, den and master!!! Includes firewood....moreless

  • Free Long Distance
  • Gas Fireplace:

    (4) 4 fireplaces with gas starter, living, master, family room, dining room with indoor BBQ....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    2 thermostat controls. 1 space heater and down comforters for all beds. 3 Electric throws....moreless

  • Internet:

    wireless (wifi)...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    seats 10 with fireplace and viewing only the pines!...moreless

  • Parking:

    We are the only home on the street so there is plenty of parking. Our street is plowed although guests are responsible for snow from parking area to front door-20 ft-a shovel is at the cabin....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Parking for many cars - we are the only home on the street! Our street is plowed but guests are responsible for snow removel from parking to front door--20ft....moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace:

    (4) living, master, media room, the 4th fireplace is a BBQ in the dining room...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Flagstone deck....moreless

  • Boat:

    Exclusive beach pass for our guests- Lake Arrowhead is a private lake!...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Wrap around deck viewing the mountains and the forest....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    kayak avaible for use upon request...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    horse shoes under the pines during non winter months...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    We have an indoor fireplace grill!...moreless

  • Ski & Snowboard:

    Skiing 13 miles to resort! Water ski 1 mile away!...moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Kayak ...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
July 4th
Jul 2 - Jul 6, 2015
4 night min stay
$375
Summer High
Jul 7 - Sep 6, 2015
2 night min stay
$350
Thanksgiving 2015
Nov 20 - Nov 30, 2015
4 night min stay
$375
Christmas/New Years 2015
Dec 18 - Jan 4, 2016
4 night min stay
$425
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$290 $325
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Pet Fee $25 + tax
  • Cleaning fee $125 + tax
  • Tax Rate 7%

Notes:

Holidays have a 3 to 5 night minimum stay

Memorial Day - 3 night minimum

July 4th - 4 night minimum

Labor Day - 3 night minimum

Thanksgiving and Christmas - 4 night minimum

Non Holiday: $290 Nightly for October and April only or apply special stay 3 get one free.

Price adjustments may change as needed.


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Location

42 Miles
Nearest Airport
Ontario
1.2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Woody's on the Lake
1.2 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Lake Arrowhead Queen Tour Boat Open Year Round!!!
4 Miles
Nearest Golf
Lake Arrowhead Country Club
0.2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 173 and Hwy 18
1.2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Saddleback Bar and Grill
13 Miles
Nearest Ski
Snow Valley Ski Resort, 13 miles from the Cabin
1.2 Miles
Nearest Beach
Burnt Mill Beach for use of exclusive beach pass

Car: Recommended

We are off of Hwy 173 about half way down before you arrive at the Lake Arrowhead Village. The location is great as you are close ( one mile ) to all lake activities, skiing (13 miles) restaurants, and shopping (one mile to Lake Arrowhead Village). We have a wonderful 2 seated Kayak available for guests weather permitting. The Arrowhead Queen paddle boat is open year round in the Village for tours of the beautiful Lake Arrowhead.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

About the owner: We love to travel and have stayed at many wonderful VRBO homes and almost never stay at hotels. We are offering the Dragon Cabin as a vacation rental for your enjoyment!!!

Why the Owner Chose Lake Arrowhead:
We love the mountains, being near water and close to the ski resort for year round fun. Our property is very private, nested in the forest with enormous pines yet close to Lake Arrowhead Village and 13 miles to the ski resort. The best of both worlds!!!

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
Privacy, on a 1/2 acre of land, abundant wildlife viewing, with a vintage mountain cabin feel, and updated bathrooms providing our guests with comfort & cleanliness. Exclusive beach pass to Burnt Mill and Tavern Bay beaches--Lake Arrowhead is a private lake!


Contact us

Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Vintage knotty pine living area, FP ROARS, viewing only trees, no homes in view.

    Vintage knotty pine living area, FP ROARS, viewing only trees, no homes in view.

  • LARGE Dining area with built-in BBQ, TV, Blu-ray, Reclining Chairs forest view

    LARGE Dining area with built-in BBQ, TV, Blu-ray, Reclining Chairs forest view

  • Rose garden, hammock and picnic table upper level patio area

    Rose garden, hammock and picnic table upper level patio area

  • COZY Fireplace in the den/media room with foos ball, bumper pool, poker table!

    COZY Fireplace in the den/media room with foos ball, bumper pool, poker table!

  • Foosball in the Game Room/Den.

    Foosball in the Game Room/Den.

  • Kayak available to enjoy on beautiful Lake Arrowhead with beach club passes

    Kayak available to enjoy on beautiful Lake Arrowhead with beach club passes

  • DEN: 200 Plus DVD Library, Foos Ball, Blu Ray, Cable TV, Board Games, Fireplace

    DEN: 200 Plus DVD Library, Foos Ball, Blu Ray, Cable TV, Board Games, Fireplace

  • Spa-like with an amazing view of the trees and Mt. Baldy in the distance.

    Spa-like with an amazing view of the trees and Mt. Baldy in the distance.

  • Master bedroom with brick fireplace, forest views, and seating for two-romantic!

    Master bedroom with brick fireplace, forest views, and seating for two-romantic!

  • Enjoy the indoor BBQ, large dining area, TV, bluray,2 recliners open to kitchen

    Enjoy the indoor BBQ, large dining area, TV, bluray,2 recliners open to kitchen

  • Time to rest & relax on our 1/2 acre property

    Time to rest & relax on our 1/2 acre property

  • A knotty pine great room for family gatherings around the roaring fire/tree view

    A knotty pine great room for family gatherings around the roaring fire/tree view

  • Front entry into the cabin--spring is here!!!

    Front entry into the cabin--spring is here!!!

  • Great Room: Open Kitchen with Large Dining Room

    Great Room: Open Kitchen with Large Dining Room

  • 1 of the 6 seating areas; wrap around decking off the dining room.

    1 of the 6 seating areas; wrap around decking off the dining room.

  • Rustic Queen on the main floor.

    Rustic Queen on the main floor.

  • Park-like with a swing too! (On the right on the photo between the trees!)

    Park-like with a swing too! (On the right on the photo between the trees!)

  • Spa-like walk in shower, claw tub viewing Mt. Baldy and trees, recently remodele

    Spa-like walk in shower, claw tub viewing Mt. Baldy and trees, recently remodele

  • Main floor restroom with walk-in shower.

    Main floor restroom with walk-in shower.

  • Master bedroom, forest views & romantic

    Master bedroom, forest views & romantic

  • Captains Double with twin trundle on the main floor.

    Captains Double with twin trundle on the main floor.

  • Doggies in the snow!

    Doggies in the snow!

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Speaks: english
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