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New Scenic Vacation Bungalow View of the River

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Last updated: 11/28/2014
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Downieville bungalow description

Full stainless steel kitchen, dining area, granite tile bathroom and living area. Verizon cell phone access, wireless high speed internet, TV, HBO, local channels. Private redwood deck with view of river. Walk to town,
steps to the river.
Located on “Walking Tour Map of Downieville”.
Available year-round in historic Downieville
Call or E-mail to book your stay in this magical, historical place.
downiemanor@att.net Sorry no Pets!

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Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Bungalow
  • 900 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Massage

              Suitability

              • Events Allowed
              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                18...moreless

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed:

                Sorry please no pets even if it states elsewhere differently. Thank you for not asking....moreless

              • Wheelchair Inaccessible

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

              • Master: 1 queen

                Single rollaway bed and a full inflatible bed are available...moreless

              • Bedroom/ Living Room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

                New Double size, memory foam sofa-pullout bed....moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

                ...moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • ATTEND! Gold Rush Days, a step back in time, Fourth of July 'Fireless Fireworks' and Parade, Yuba Theater movie nights, Downieville Classic Bike Race, and the Antique Bottle Show, to name just a few. EXPERIENCE! Within walking distance, The Sierra favorite “Grubstake Saloon n Restaurant', La Cocina Mexican takeout w/ river deck seating, Two River’s Café International Cuisine and ”, & the Mountian Bakery. 7 restaurants/café’s, St Charles Saloon and 49er Wine Bar. EXPLORE! Re-live the gold rush days as you drive along Hwy 49 to Downieville or view memorable Fall colors in October. Visit our museums/mines. FISH! and Swim! In the clear waters of the Yuba River and its tributaries and in mountain lakes. SHOP! 9 shops along 3 blocks! RIDE&HIKE! To hidden lakes or lofty mountain peaks on the well-marked trails maintained by the USFS. WALK! Grab the “Walking Tour Map” from any merchant. 23 fascinating historical sites from the gold rush era. This is “The Playground of the Sierras!'...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Television

                  Theme

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

                  Attractions

                  • Library
                  • Museums
                  • Winery Tours

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Babysitter
                  • Groceries
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services

                  Leisure Activities

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

                  Location Type

                      • Mountain View

                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Cross Country Skiing
                      • Cycling
                      • Fishing
                      • Fly Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Hiking
                      • Hunting
                      • Hunting Small Game
                      • Kayaking
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Mountain Climbing
                      • Mountaineering
                      • Rafting
                      • Rock Climbing
                      • Roller Blading
                      • Skiing
                      • Snowmobiling
                      • Swimming
                      • Tennis
                      • Water Tubing

                      Dining

                      • Dining:

                        Outdoor dining 6 chairs / 1 round tables...moreless

                      • Dining Area
                      • Seating for 4 people

                      General

                      • Air Conditioning
                      • Heating
                      • Internet
                      • Living Room

                      Kitchen

                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Dishes & Utensils
                      • Kitchen:

                        New 2010...moreless

                      • Microwave
                      • Oven
                      • Pantry Items
                      • Refrigerator
                      • Stove
                      • Toaster

                      Outside

                      • Bicycles:

                        plenty of room store bikes on deck...moreless

                      • Deck / Patio
                      • Kayak / Canoe:

                        Bring your own to use on river/lakes...moreless

                      • Outdoor Grill

                      Pool / Spa

                          • Communal Pool:

                            our 'communal pool' is the 2 rivers running through Town!...moreless

                           

                          Reviews

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                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          My Standard Rate
                          1 night min stay
                          $145 $160
                          Thu, Fri, Sat
                          $1,060

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Cleaning $25
                          • Tax Rate 10%

                          Notes:

                          A cleaning deposit may be higher for long term stays.


                          Cancellation policy:

                          Policy available by contacting manager when booking.


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                          Calendar

                          Last updated: 11/28/2014
                          Check availability
                          23 Available
                          21 Unavailable
                          22 Today
                          23 Selected dates
                           

                          Location

                          0.25 Miles
                          Nearest Barpub
                          St Charles Place
                          0.25 Miles
                          Nearest Motorway
                          Historic Hwy 49
                          0.25 Miles
                          Nearest Restaurant
                          Grubstake Steak House

                          Car: Not Necessary

                           

                          Manager info

                          Year Purchased: 2010

                          About: 'Major' William H. Downie, a renowned gold prospector, recognized as the founder of Downieville, California.As the first house built in the area, this was a rustic log cabin situated high above the river. It is by virtue of this structure that Downie claimed to be the founder of Downieville. He was said to have offered a coffee can full of gold if they would name the town after him.

                          Why Downieville:
                          A destructive fire in the early 2000, claimed Downie's original cabin site. Happily, a new bungalow has recently been completed on the site and is available for short term rental. You can experience the beauty and serenity which William Downie recounted in his memoirs. 'The scene that burst upon us was one of marvelous beauty and after these many years, it still lays before me like a lovely panorama in my recollection of the moment I first saw it.'

                          The Unique Benefits at this Bungalow:
                          Walk to town, steps to the river. Available All Year. River view bedroom, pillow top queen bed. Granite and marble tile full bath. Spacious kitchen, breakfast bar, dining and living area. Full, pull-out sofa bed. Relaxing river view on private redwood deck. Large patio space available for special events.


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                          Speaks: english

                           

                          Photos

                          • Major William Downie Quarters

                            Major William Downie Quarters

                          • Deck space for barbecue and outdoor gatherings

                            Deck space for barbecue and outdoor gatherings

                          • Inside living room adjacent to fully equiped kitchen

                            Inside living room adjacent to fully equiped kitchen

                          • Pillow top Queen bed

                            Pillow top Queen bed

                          • Granite tile Bath

                            Granite tile Bath

                          • Downie Manor with 'the Quarters' nestled in Tahoe National Forest

                            Downie Manor with 'the Quarters' nestled in Tahoe National Forest

                          • Hansen Bridge looking toward Downie Manor

                            Hansen Bridge looking toward Downie Manor

                          • Beautiful swimming holes

                            Beautiful swimming holes

                          • Plaque at Quarters

                            Plaque at Quarters

                          • 'Major Downie Quarters' Redwood viewing deck/patio of the Downie River.

                            'Major Downie Quarters' Redwood viewing deck/patio of the Downie River.

                          • Dining area

                            Dining area

                          • View of River from bedroom

                            View of River from bedroom

                          • Extra patio space for events

                            Extra patio space for events

                          • Downie River From Hansen Bridge

                            Downie River From Hansen Bridge

                          • Hiking trails abound

                            Hiking trails abound

                          • Fun Times In Downieville

                            Fun Times In Downieville

                          • Famous Gallow

                            Famous Gallow

                          VRBO #464692

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                          This listing was first published here in 2013.

                          Date last modified - Monday, December 22, 2014

                          $145 - $160 per night (USD)
                          6

                          1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 4

                          View calendar: Updated 11/28/14
                          Minimum stay: 1 nights
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                          Member since: 2013
                          Speaks: english
                          • Calendar last updated: 11/28/2014
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                          NEW SCENIC VACATION BUNGALOW VIEW OF THE RIVER

                          Downieville #464692

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