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Casa Del Campo Casita Fresca: Hidden Treasure in the California Gold Country!

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The Casita Fresca Studio at the Casa del Campo

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Last updated: 12/13/2014
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Grass Valley studio description

Located at a private residence minutes from both downtown Grass Valley and Nevada City, California, the Casa del Campo Guest House is a perfect getaway for visitors to the Gold Country. The Casita Fresca features an inviting, fresh color palette, with an impressive mirror mural headboard to a great queen size bed, original textiles and a fabulous ceramic tile bathroom. All of the work at the Casa del Campo has been done by owners Peter and Catherine Perkins, using many repurposed and recycled materials. The Casita Fresca studio has a kitchenette with a full sized refrigerator, gas range and oven, microwave and a large sink. The bathroom has a step-in shower. The studio has a walk in closet and storage perfect for an extended stay. There is satellite television and a DVD player in the studio, as well. Guests are welcome to enjoy the wonderful gardens and outdoor seating, as well as the main house. Available in the Casa is free wireless Internet access, a home theater with an eclectic movie collection, a quiet library and great conversation and coffee with your hosts. Perfectly situated between Grass Valley and Nevada City, the Casa is a jumping off point for the history buff, the outdoor enthusiast, or the art lover. Spectacular Lake Tahoe and the majestic Sierra Nevada are an hour away. Biking and hiking trails abound, and the Yuba River offers an energizing and refreshing experience. A perfect place to relax and regroup on your visit to the Gold Country, the Casa del Campo is not just a place to stay--it is an experience.

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Property Type

  • Studio
  • On floor 1
  • 550 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3, Beds for 3

          • Bedroom 1

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          • Queen sized bed and twin size day bed

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1

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          • Step-in shower, pedestal lav, vanity

          Other Amenities

              • The Casita Fresca is a cool, quiet, cozy getaway studio, perfect for a couple looking to be in town but stay just outside. Come and experience the Casa del Campo for yourself!...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books:

                Lending library in the main house...moreless

              • DVD Player
              • Game Room:

                Wii on the big screen in the main house theater...moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                Dish satellite service...moreless

              • Television:

                32' flat screen with integrated DVD player and Dish Network/Sirius XM...moreless

              • Video Games:

                Wii in home theater in main house...moreless

              • Video Library:

                In home theater in main house...moreless

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Romantic

              Attractions

              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Festivals
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Ruins
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

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

              Location Type

                  • Rural:

                    Charming studio at a private home in a quiet country setting less than 15 minutes from downtown Grass Valley and Nevada City, California. ...moreless

                  Dining

                  • Dining
                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 4 people

                  General

                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room:

                    In studio...moreless

                  • Parking:

                    Free outdoor parking...moreless

                  • Telephone:

                    Your Verizon wireless works in the main house...moreless

                  • Towels Provided

                  Kitchen

                  Outside

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Various garden seating areas...moreless

                  • Lanai / Gazebo:

                    Wonderful outdoor living area in a woodsy setting...moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    Ornamental gardens throughout...moreless

                   

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                  1 night min stay
                  $125
                  $750

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                  Fees:

                  • Additional Guest(s) $10
                  • Cleaning Fee $50
                  • Tax Rate 10%

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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 12/13/2014
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                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2003

                  About the owner: Catherine Ione-Perkins is a brilliant designer of clothing, costume and textiles. Native to California, Catherine holds a Masters Degree in Fine Arts, and she is an award-winning theatrical costume designer. A co-creator of the Casa, Catherine not only does brilliant work with fabric and tile, but she also pursues a passion for re-imagining textiles, clothing and home accessories through her exclusive Flop House brand of products. For more about Catherine, please visit her website at www.flophousecreations.com Peter Perkins, a native of New England, is a geologist, teacher, writer and artist. Drawn to the challenge of any task at hand, and finding great satisfaction in a job well done, Peter can be found always on the move at the Casa, roaming the landscape in search of new ways to innovate and create in this peaceful and whimsical place.

                  Why the Owner Chose Grass Valley:
                  Ten years ago Peter Perkins and Catherine Ione-Perkins came upon their present day home, the Casa del Campo--a diamond in the rough located at the end of a quiet country lane near Grass Valley, California. Comprised of a main house, a guest house and a variety of out buildings, set on several acres featuring open spaces and old growth forest, the property had the bones of greatness--it just needed some loving and purposeful attention. With the creative inspiration of a brilliant local craftsman, the willingness to learn and innovate, and no small amount of artistic vision on their part, Peter and Catherine undertook the process of transforming the houses and land, room by room, yard by yard, into a unique and exciting testimony to what is possible with sincere good intention. Still a work in progress, the Casa is a vibrant canvas, constantly evolving--a spiritual place of positive energy, a fun and relaxing place to rest and plan each day.


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                  Speaks: english

                   

                  Photos

                  • The Casita Fresca Studio at the Casa del Campo

                    The Casita Fresca Studio at the Casa del Campo

                  • Propane room heater, satellite television with DVD, cozy dining

                    Propane room heater, satellite television with DVD, cozy dining

                  • Comfy queen bed with beautiful mirror headboard wall

                    Comfy queen bed with beautiful mirror headboard wall

                  • Great step in shower

                    Great step in shower

                  • A super bathroom

                    A super bathroom

                  • Catherine's tilework is everywhere!

                    Catherine's tilework is everywhere!

                  • Casa entrance in springtime

                    Casa entrance in springtime

                  • Festive wintertime at the Casa

                    Festive wintertime at the Casa

                  • Casa common reading room and library

                    Casa common reading room and library

                  • The serenity garden--great outdoor space

                    The serenity garden--great outdoor space

                  • View outside the Casita Fresca

                    View outside the Casita Fresca

                  • Super outdoor seating

                    Super outdoor seating

                  • Casita Fresca kitchenette includes full refrigerator, gas range and microwave

                    Casita Fresca kitchenette includes full refrigerator, gas range and microwave

                  • Twin day bed sleeps one very comfortably

                    Twin day bed sleeps one very comfortably

                  • Lovely repurposed bathroom

                    Lovely repurposed bathroom

                  • Unique decor

                    Unique decor

                  • Casita Fresca

                    Casita Fresca

                  • A peaceful and quiet space

                    A peaceful and quiet space

                  • The Casa common living room

                    The Casa common living room

                  • Casa common dining area

                    Casa common dining area

                  • Casa common home theater

                    Casa common home theater

                  • The serenity garden in springtime

                    The serenity garden in springtime

                  • One of Catherine's original art pieces

                    One of Catherine's original art pieces

                  • Wonderful covered patio

                    Wonderful covered patio

                  VRBO #554434

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                  This listing was first published here in 2014.

                  Date last modified - Wednesday, December 17, 2014

                  $125 per night (USD)
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                  1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 3

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                  Minimum stay: 1 nights
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