Robin's Nest Vacation Rental in the Sierra Foothills
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- Minimum stay:1-2 nights
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
Mariposa apartment description
Our cozy get-away is located on the hillside overlooking the town of Mariposa in a quiet residential area. We are just three minutes from downtown Mariposa and forty-five minutes from Yosemite National Park. To make your stay comfortable, our apartment sleeps two and offers a living room, bedroom, full bath, and kitchenette. Private parking is available with a separate entrance leading you through a beautifully landscaped yard that offers a private patio and semi-private pool. A beautifully decorated bedroom greets you with plush linens and a queen-size bed for a peaceful nights rest. The living room is equipped with comfortable furniture as well as WiFi, flat screen T.V., games, and books on Yosemite to share. In the kitchenette you will find all the usual amenities; a microwave is provided in place of a stove. A welcome basket awaits you with fresh baked breakfast items, fresh fruit, juice, milk, coffee and tea from local merchants. There are many walking paths in the surrounding area where you will see all forms of wildlife. Please check out our profile below for more information. We look forward to hearing from you.
Owners live on the premises. Robin's Nest is an attached guest suite with a private entrance.
- 400 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Non Smoking Only:
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Wheelchair Accessible
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Includes hair dryer.
Kitchen & Dining
Kitchenette with coffee maker, coffee press, hot pot, microwave and toaster. We offer freshly prepared baked goods, fruit, your choices of coffee and tea from local merchants, juice and milk....moreless
- Coffee Maker
- Fitness Room / Equipment:
- Towels Provided
- Hair Dryer
- Air Conditioning
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- If you would like to stretch your legs in the early evening, take a slow stroll around the Mueller Road loop (nearly a mile) or walk into town (a mile downhill). Your walk will be filled with a variety of flora and fauna, and wildlife ranging from shy deer to sleepy owls. You will also be treated to views of historic downtown Mariposa....moreless
- Lawn / Garden
- Tourist Attractions
- Away From It All
Location & View
- Mountain View
- Water Tubing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Mountain Climbing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Fitness Center
- Ice Skating
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Rock Climbing
- Cross Country Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Scenic Drives
- Winery Tours
- Massage Therapist
- Wildlife Viewing
- Sight Seeing
- Horseback Riding
- Yosemite National Park, hiking, swimming, rafting.
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Molly and Mark
Molly and Mark
Robin's Nest is a charming,well located accommodation. The unit is spotless and comfortable. There are good restaurants nearby and beautiful , low traffic walking routes. The Merced River and Yosemite National Park are easily accessible and this is a great home base for outdoor activities.
- Guest Molly (Fresno, Ca)
- Date of stay 12/06/13
- Review Submitted 02/02/14
Recommended for: Adventure seekers, age 55+, people with disabilities, sightseeing, romantic getaway.
Owner response: We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to having you as guests again. Many thanks for this kind review.
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jan 11 - Mar 31, 2014
1 night min stay
|My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Signed rental agreement due at time of reservation. An advance payment equal to 50% of rental rate is due upon reservation, and the remainder paid in full 14 days prior to arrival. Cancellations made more than 14 days prior to arrival date receive 50% of rental in return. Cancellations made after the 14-day date will receive no refund.
- Cleaning Fee: $70 + tax
- Refundable Damage Deposit: $250
- Tax Rate 11%
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- Nearest Airport: Fresno at 70 Miles
- Nearest Train: Merced Amtrak at 37 Miles
- Nearest Motorway: 140 and 49 at 0.25 Miles
- Nearest Barpub: The Alley at 1 Miles
- Nearest Ski: Badger Pass at 50 Miles
- Nearest Golf: Ahwahnee Golf Course at 25 Miles
- Nearest Restaurant: Savoury's at 1 Miles
About the owner: Trace and Robn DeSandres are longtime residents of the Sierra Foothills, having grown up in the area and lived in Mariposa for the past fifteen years. Trace is a physical education teacher and coach at the local high school and previously worked as a ranger in Yosemite National park for twelve seasons. Trace was born and raised in Yosemite and has a deep love for and vast knowledge of the area. Robn is an artist and all-around creative individual with a great love for books, gardening, and the culinary arts. She worked many years as the local elementary school librarian before retiring to focus on creative pursuits.
Why the Owner Chose Mariposa:
We love the quiet and beauty of the mountains and the friendly and supportive nature of the people in this community. Mariposa is a wonderful place to live and has so much to offer in terms of outdoor activities, special events, wildlife, as well as rest and relaxation in a safe environment.
The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
We offer a private entrance and access to a beautifully landscaped backyard. Robin's Nest is part of a California ranch-style home that sits on 1 acre, surrounded by a white picket fence, large sprawling lawn and private driveway. Inside the garden gate you will find an abundance and variety of trees, plants and flowers that will appeal to nature lovers.
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- Secondary: +1 2099668176
Front door to Robin's Nest
Main house on the right with Robin's Nest in the back.
Front lawn area
Very unusual to get seven inches of snow...
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Date last modified - Thursday, February 27, 2014
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