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Whales Tale Cabin Fabulous Views, Private, Hot Tub-Avail Christmas and New Yeara

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Ocean View from the Deck on a Sunny Day

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Last updated: 09/27/2009

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  • Minimum stay:2-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Arcata house description

WHERE THE MAD RIVER MEETS THE PACIFIC SURF: The Whale's Tale Cabin is a cozy bungalow style cottage sitting on the bluff overlooking the mouth of the Mad River as it meets the crashing breakers of the Pacific Ocean. From the western rooms and deck visitors can enjoy whale watching, viewing the myriad of wildlife on the Mad River, and just relax, taking in all the beauty that nature has to offer.

The Whales Tale Cabin is a home built in the 1960's situated in an eclectic neighborhood of million dollar view homes mixed with modest residences in the small community of McKinleyville just a few short miles north of Arcata off of Highway 101. To maintain the cozy mood of a cabin we have maintained the rustic feel of that time period while presenting an impeccably clean and comfortable ambiance with simple furnishings. There is also free WiFi to keep you connected with the 21st Century.

The quiet and secluded cabin is near downtown Mckinleyville, with a full service cinema, restaurants, and shops. The picturesque fishing village of Trinidad with its famous lighthouse is just ten minutes to the north. Parents and visitors to Humboldt State University are only 10 minutes from the campus. Nearby are gorgeous beaches, Patrick's Point State Park, Redwoods, hiking trails, and the artsy old-style lumber town of Arcata is just 10 minutes south. The Whale's Tale provides an exquisitely serene, relaxing, and private break from the usual mad rush of our hectic lifestyles. Call or E-mail for information.


Keywords: House, Cabin, Cottage, Bungalow, Ocean View, Retreat, River, Ocean Front, Hot tub, river front, waterfront

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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Considered:

                well behaved pets are considered at additional fee of $35 per night, pet owner responsible for cleaning up pet wastes and any damage by pets or additional cleaning fees due to pets...moreless

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

              Entertainment

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • VCR
              • Video Library

              Attractions

              • Cinemas
              • Restaurants

              Leisure Activities

              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Beach View:

                gorgeous view with lots of wildlife...moreless

              • Ocean View
              • Water View:

                beautiful view of the mouth of the Mad River...moreless

              • Waterfront:

                On the Mad River near the mouth at the Pacific Ocean...moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Rafting
              • Rock Climbing
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Surfing

              Dining

                  • Dining Area

                  General

                  • Broadband Access
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
                  • Telephone
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet
                  • Wood Fireplace

                  Kitchen

                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Refrigerator

                  Outside

                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Outdoor Grill

                  Payment Type

                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa
                   

                  Reviews

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Winter Holidays
                  Dec 14 - Jan 5, 2015
                  5 night min stay
                  $275
                  $1,785

                  Changeover Day: Saturday


                  Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

                  HSU Graduation
                  May 10 - May 19, 2015
                  5 night min stay
                  $275

                  Rates are based on 2 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest

                  Summer 2015
                  Jun 1 - Sep 8, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $285 $295
                  Fri, Sat
                  $1,975 $7,350

                  Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  $225 $245
                  Fri, Sat

                  Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Pet Fee $75 + tax
                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
                  • cleaning $135 + tax
                  • Tax Rate 12%

                  Notes:

                  Please call for special rates, last minute discounts. Standard rate represents an average. Rates are lower sometimes midweek and low season, and higher on Holidays and week-ends, and high season. Rates also vary by number of people. For example, a low season rate for 2 midweek might be $185 per night and a high season rate in July or August, Christmas, etc. might be $285 t0 $345 for 6.

                  Master Card, Visa or by check must clear 30 days prior to arrival, 30 to 60 day cancellation policy


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                  Location

                  3 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Arcata Airport
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Mad river Beach and Clam Beach

                  kayaking and canoeing on the Mad River--The famous Hammond Trail is just steps from The Cabin

                   

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                  Speaks: english

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                  Photos

                  • Ocean View from the Deck on a Sunny Day

                    Ocean View from the Deck on a Sunny Day

                  • Watch the Migrating Birds while you Drink Wine and Prepare Dinner

                    Watch the Migrating Birds while you Drink Wine and Prepare Dinner

                  • Relax in the Living Room with a roaring fire

                    Relax in the Living Room with a roaring fire

                  • The Queen Room with Gorgeous Views

                    The Queen Room with Gorgeous Views

                  • Visit the Famous Lighthouse in the Fishing Village of Trinidad 10 miles North

                    Visit the Famous Lighthouse in the Fishing Village of Trinidad 10 miles North

                  • The Hot Tub at Sunset. What Could Be Better?

                    The Hot Tub at Sunset. What Could Be Better?

                  • Private and serene back yard---watch birds and sea otters on the Mad River

                    Private and serene back yard---watch birds and sea otters on the Mad River

                  • Ten minute drive South to Humboldt State University in Arcata

                    Ten minute drive South to Humboldt State University in Arcata

                  • The Master Bedroom with a King Bed, DVD Player and Flat Screen TV

                    The Master Bedroom with a King Bed, DVD Player and Flat Screen TV

                  • Watch Wildlife from the Deck Chairs, with a view of the Breakers

                    Watch Wildlife from the Deck Chairs, with a view of the Breakers

                  • The Back Yard with river and Ocean Views

                    The Back Yard with river and Ocean Views

                  • Hike Through The Redwoods just a few minutes away from The Whales Tale Cabin!!!

                    Hike Through The Redwoods just a few minutes away from The Whales Tale Cabin!!!

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                  This listing was first published here in 2005.

                  Date last modified - Tuesday, December 16, 2014

                  $225 - $295 per night (USD)
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                  3 Bedroom / 1.5 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

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                  Minimum stay: 2-5 nights
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                  Member since: 2005
                  Speaks: english
                  • Response time: Within 24 hours
                  • Response rate: 90%
                  • Calendar last updated: 09/27/2009
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