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Custom Handbuilt Log Home in a Private, Quiet,Extremely Picturesque Setting.

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Last updated: 12/27/2014
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  • Minimum stay:1-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Donnelly lodge description

Stay in a beautifully handcrafted log home. Lots of natural rock accent the construction of this one-of-a-kind home. The views are of Jug Handle Mountain through large gable windows looking over a large pond. The floor plan is open with views of natural landscape mixed with imported landscape through many windows. The abundant wildlife and many varieties of birds make this a great stay for bird-watchers. Many different edible plants make walking the grounds a tasty treat. Herbs are also growing throughout the landscape. Covered porches make lazy and relaxation a priority. Not to mention no boat, water craft or recreation noise in this quiet serene setting. Staying in the home you will quickly come to realize how the natural flow mentally and physically help to relax and put you at ease. The bedrooms allow you to awaken to the sound of birds and opening your eyes to the beauty of the outdoors as the floor plan was designed for that natural awakening. Sitting in the hot tub looking out over the pond and beautiful yard make beginning the day or ending the day much more easier. If family fun is a priority the beautifully finished basement has a pool table, game table, and a large comfy couch with big screen television available for you. There are four bathrooms so no waiting to bathe for large groups. The kitchen is spacious and well laid out for get togethers of any size. Family reunions would be well suited for this setting. This home also lends itself well to weddings as the yard and landscape would accommodate large parties. There is also a huge fire pit area next to the pond. It is constructed of boulders and a quartsite rock patio area. There is a deck in the fire pit area next to the pond to exchange vows with that special someone. If a wedding is planned there is a large canopy and catering available. Meal preparation is also available along with shopping services. Many attractions are available within a few minutes drive. McCall is located 15 mins away with restaurants, a variety of stores, beautiful Payette Lake, golfing, boating, bike rentals, basicly anything you wish to do. World class skiing is within 40 mins at either Brundage Mountain or Tamarack Resort. Fishing is within walking distance.


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Property Type

  • Lodge
  • 3400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


      • Catering Available
      • Breakfast - Booking Possible
      • Lunch - Booking Possible
      • Dinner - Booking Possible

      Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Included


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

            must be of an age to be financially responsible to pay for damages...moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Pets Considered:

            We are pet friendly there is a $20 per night pet fee. Pets must be accompanied at all times and not to be left unattended unless crated....moreless

          • Smoking Allowed:

            no indoor smoking outdoor only No butts on ground...moreless

          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 10-12

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

            Master Bedroom w/ Deck and Master Bath...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

            Upstairs Bedroom w/ Deck and Loft...moreless

          • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

            Upstairs Bedroom w/ Deck and Loft...moreless

          • Bedroom 4: 1 queen

            Downstairs Bedroom...moreless

          • Family Room Sofa Sleeper: 1 queen


          • Loft

            Extra Sleeping Area in Loft...moreless

          • 4 bedrooms that have queen size bed in each, loft for extra sleeping area. Fold-Out Couch in basement can be an extra bed!...moreless

          Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • Owners live close and can provide any meal, do shopping, available to make your stay the best! ...moreless


              • DVD Player
              • Television


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


              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Playground
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Horseback Riding
              • Horseshoes
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Mountain View
              • Water View:

                Bird & Butterfly Gardens around Large Private Pond......moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Ice Skating
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Rafting
              • Rock Climbing
              • Skiing
              • Snowboarding
              • Snowmobiling
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Water Tubing
              • Whitewater Rafting


              • Dining:

                2 tables one seats 8 one seats 4 plus...moreless

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 12 people


              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine


              • Coffee Maker
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Pantry Items:

                not stocked but contact owner with your list and shopping can be done. Note: a fee may be charged for this service...moreless

              • Refrigerator:

                icemaker and filtered water...moreless

              • Stove:



              Pool / Spa

                  House Cleaning

                      • Housekeeper Included


                      Write a review 4.8
                      from 9 traveler reviews
                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Dec 20 - Jan 5
                      1 night min stay
                      winter carnival
                      Jan 30 - Feb 8, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      Apr 1 - May 31
                      2 night min stay
                      Oct 1 - Dec 19
                      2 night min stay
                      My Standard Rate
                      2 night min stay
                      $1,800 $6,000
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates


                      • Pet Fee $25 + tax
                      • Cleaning Fee $150
                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                      • Tax Rate 8%


                      Absolutely no smoking. Responsible party must be at least 24 years old. Pets only with owner's permission, at a rate of $25/night. Owners live close, and are happy to provide services such as catering, grocery shopping, chauffeuring, etc. Please let us know what will make your stay perfect -- we are excited to have you as our guests!

                      Cancellation policy:

                      100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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                      Last updated: 12/27/2014
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                      100 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Boise Airport
                      4 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      dave & kathys double eagle
                      7 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Osprey Meadows, Jug Mtn Ranch, McCall Golf Course
                      15 Miles
                      Nearest Train
                      Cascade, Thunder Mountain Scenic Train Rides
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Hwy 55
                      4 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Several in Donnelly, McCall and Tamarack
                      10 Miles
                      Nearest Ski
                      Tamarack Resort, Little Ski Hill, and Brundage
                      5 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Cascade Lake or Payette Lake

                      Car: Necessary

                      A pristine natural setting, with picture perfect views from this luxurious and open Log Home!


                      Owner info

                      About the owner: My wife and I designed and built this home in 1993. We built it with our two young children at the time running through the sawdust of loghome building. If you stay here you will feel the love and thought of a family growing together which will bring the experience of staying here look at the love for your family a special time. Our home is bigger than my wife and I care to be in at this time as the kids have made their own lives but still remain very close. But we want to share it with others and as you will undoubtedly come to appreciate the wonderful experience of staying here. We currently live close to the home as we love to be around the home and property. My wife loves to maintain the gardens and grow much of the food we consume which is available to our guests. I do the maintenance and make sure all is well with the home. We are available to our guests for questions, service or friendly conversation.

                      Why the Owner Chose Donnelly:
                      Stay here once and you will come again. You will understand once you arrive

                      The Unique Benefits at this Lodge:
                      Privacy, close proximity to arguably the most beautiful recreation area in the northwest. And a good home feel.

                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english



                      • Spacious Log Home w/ Hot Tub & Pond!

                        Spacious Log Home w/ Hot Tub & Pond!

                      • Plenty of Parking & Access

                        Plenty of Parking & Access

                      • Living Room with Stone Floors

                        Living Room with Stone Floors

                      • Kitchen w/ Built In Wood Table

                        Kitchen w/ Built In Wood Table

                      • Open- Great for Entertaining

                        Open- Great for Entertaining

                      • Theater Room w/ Sofa Sleeper

                        Theater Room w/ Sofa Sleeper

                      • Upstairs Master Bedroom

                        Upstairs Master Bedroom

                      • Master Bathroom w/ Slate Shower

                        Master Bathroom w/ Slate Shower

                      • Bathroom Upstairs

                        Bathroom Upstairs

                      • Downstairs Bedroom #4

                        Downstairs Bedroom #4

                      • Picture Windows & Great Decks

                        Picture Windows & Great Decks

                      • Firepit by the Pond

                        Firepit by the Pond

                      • Large Fire Pit by the Pond

                        Large Fire Pit by the Pond

                      • Surrounded by Bird & Butterfly Gardens

                        Surrounded by Bird & Butterfly Gardens

                      • Dining Room

                        Dining Room

                      • Fully Stocked Kitchen

                        Fully Stocked Kitchen

                      • Game Room with Bar

                        Game Room with Bar

                      • View from 2nd Story Balcony

                        View from 2nd Story Balcony

                      • Master Balcony w/ Deck

                        Master Balcony w/ Deck

                      • Upstairs Bedroom #3

                        Upstairs Bedroom #3

                      • Upstairs Bedroom #2

                        Upstairs Bedroom #2

                      • Hot Tub off of the Decks

                        Hot Tub off of the Decks

                      • Hand-Crafted Log Home

                        Hand-Crafted Log Home

                      • Bird and Butterfly Gardens

                        Bird and Butterfly Gardens

                      VRBO #487191

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                      This listing was first published here in 2013.

                      Date last modified - Saturday, December 27, 2014

                      $250 - $400 per night (USD)

                      4 Bedroom / 4 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 12

                      View calendar: Updated 12/27/14
                      Minimum stay: 1-3 nights
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                      Member since: 2013
                      Speaks: english
                      • Response time: Within 24 hours
                      • Response rate: 90%
                      • Calendar last updated: 12/27/2014
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                      +1 208-634-6848
                      contact gary jeffus at lodge 52 mccall

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                      Custom Handbuilt Log Home In A Private, Quiet,Extremely Picturesque Setting.

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