VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Yosemite by Way Cabin on - 5 Acres/Views

You sent a message to this owner.


Last updated: 12/06/2014
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:1-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Yosemite National Park cabin description

Five-acre ranch with views of back country sierras of Yosemite. Behind Mammoth and Base Lake, and North Fork. Our calendar remains open as we have a back up property we also offer near us we offer when we are booked or as a second overflow for groups.

Twenty-four-hundred square foot, three-bedroom, two bathroom, home, with upgraded granite stainless steel stove, very pretty kitchen for the ultimate cooking in a cabin experience. Property is at 2800 elevation. Hardwood maple floors , modest, nice, furnishings. A mountain home that you can also relax into. Jacuzzi bath tub and marble and travertine complete your bathing experience. Well layed out kitchen, stocked with all cooking utensils, and dishes and basic spices for at home comforts.

You will appreciate the privacy and view of mountains from the kitchen, den and living rooms interconnecting to one another. sink into relaxation sitting time on the wraparound deck and full star-gazing at night and -mountain views in the daytime.

Once Vacationers come to the Yosemite Scenic Loop they are amazed at all there is available. The rivers across our way, lakes, boating, swimming beaches even at the lake, with Angel Falls that slide right into the lake for family fun and inertubbing. We have access to ammenities 1/2 mile to gas, grocery, Bass Lake ranger station, shops and restaurants, video store. You can fish and swim nearby as well as access full yosemite park up 274 exit out our entrance.

Visit the Indian Mono Museum by our house and take a tour of the 40 mile loop trail of lakes, such as Redinger, Mammoth
Pools and back country best camping with no crowds! even in summer we have backcountry access to Meadows, rivers, moutains and easy
access to elevations from 3000 to 7000 to be cool in summer or get to snow in winter. Dont miss the most beautiful ranch house around.

Upgraded Home, Granite, Jacuzzi tub, Gourmet kitchen.


We offer vacation rentals for every budget

Choose from a wide variety of properties

No booking fees

Free to book with no hidden costs

We help you travel with confidence

Every listing is guaranteed against fraud

Experienced property owners or managers

Average five years in the business

Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 2500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Optional
          • Housekeeper
          • Massage


          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Low Allergen Environment
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


          • Children Welcome:

            Lots of twins, because families want to come with extra kids or meet other families or bring friends, although house is for family of 6 to 8 can sleep 10 to 12 with extra beds for those wanting to vacation with more than average size, a gift not a guarantee that bed is in a closed room, its overflow for those wanting extra space or relaxation with a view...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered:

            pets must have own bed or sheets you bring to minimize allergens for other renters and difficult to remove hair, Extra cleaning fee or pet fee may apply dependent on breed, size and hair/fur type. Crating is recommended and may be required if you leave pet alone in the house. Outside is nature and coyote and possibly bears if food is out, don't leave pets unattended anytime. but they can roam in the day with your awareness of the forest....moreless

          • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 10-12

          • Bedroom 1: 1 king

            attached master bath with shower...moreless

          • Victorian: 1 queen

            two windows, walk in closet ...moreless

          • Mountain Tree View: 2 twin/ single

            walk in closet, hardwood floors, ceiling fan...moreless

          • Den: 2 bunk bed

            top and bottom bed with views, desk, outside entrance-patio...moreless

          • Living room Queen Window bed: 1 queen

            Extra Queen bed for overflow- laying around, games, sleep...moreless

          • Back Dining Area Day Sit BED: 1 twin/ single

            day bed to sit/over flow sleeper by living, dining and patio...moreless

          • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (5)

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms


          • Books
          • CD Player
          • DVD Player
          • Satellite / Cable
          • Stereo
          • Television
          • VCR


          • Adventure
          • Away From It All


          • Autumn Foliage
          • Churches
          • Cinemas
          • Forests
          • Library
          • Museums
          • Nude Beach
          • Playground
          • Pond
          • Recreation Center
          • Restaurants
          • Waterfalls

          Local Services & Businesses

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

          Leisure Activities

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

          Location Type

          • Lake
          • Mountain
          • Mountain View

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Cross Country Skiing
          • Cycling
          • Fishing
          • Fly Fishing
          • Golf
          • Hiking
          • Hunting
          • Hunting Big Game
          • Hunting Small Game
          • Jet Skiing
          • Kayaking
          • Mountain Biking
          • Mountain Climbing
          • Parasailing
          • Pier Fishing
          • Rafting
          • Rock Climbing
          • Sailing
          • Ski Privileges Optional
          • Skiing
          • Snorkeling/Diving
          • Snowboarding
          • Snowmobiling
          • Swimming
          • Water Skiing
          • Water Tubing
          • Whitewater Rafting


          • Dining Room
          • Seating for 8 people


          • Air Conditioning:

            AC propane electric run, works well. Celing fans each room. Turn off when you leave or go out for the day. Minimize over use, Tenants are charged for propane use and AC can run high with excess ...moreless

          • Broadband Access
          • Ceiling Fans
          • Clothes Dryer:

            provided but do not add tennis shoes or lots of dirt or gravel from hiking, It has broken with overuse and is charged to you if occurs from your laundry usage. Please treat as your own....moreless

          • Computer Available
          • Filtered Water
          • Fireplace:

            heating wood stove (as well as central heating and AC)...moreless

          • Firewood
          • Garage:

            Storage for landlord. Not to be evaluated on quality, type of items inside or exposure to elements or nature animals that may come in on rare occasion. ...moreless

          • Heating:

            central heat, propane and electric utility fee deducted from deposit 30 or more post days check out when bill arrives and is reconciled....moreless

          • Internet:

            pretty good reception for the mountains, seems even better than my city internet....moreless

          • Linens Provided:

            no linen fee but quality good but not guaranteed if a small spec can appear, but they are always washed. NO Refunds on sheets, extras are...moreless

          • Living Room:

            couch, love seat, chair and an extra queen bed for flopping around, games or kids , watching tv, looking out the window, sleeping if desired....moreless

          • Local Activities Guide
          • Local Restaurant Guide
          • Paper Towels
          • Parking:

            NO garage parking. Park right next to house on double driveway as well as pull in in front of house/deck....moreless

          • Parking Off Street
          • Sofa Bed
          • Telephone:

            local phone but no long distance, if you do use long distance the charge will be deducted from your deposit, and can take 30 days or more for billing. long distance use your calling card or cell phon...moreless

          • Toilet Paper
          • Towels Provided:

            Regular linens washed and provided as courtesy. Quality good but not guaranteed. Some old towels available for pets or cleaning and not for complaints but as extras....moreless

          • Washing Machine:

            For limited Kuse. Most use for maids. Do not bring dirty laundry from large groups when you arrive to wash as the machines get a lot of use and at times have been abused and broken. Please minimize ...moreless

          • Wireless Internet:

            code on bottom of modem for access and phone number if your computer or internet goes out at all. Try rebooting if it is dormant....moreless

          • Wood Stove:

            heating wood stove (as well as central heating and AC)...moreless


          • Blender
          • Catering Available
          • Coffee Maker
          • Cooking Utensils:

            all included. except rice cooker, Fryer, a Vita Mix type blender and regular blender, small cuisinart. toaster, coffee maker etc....moreless

          • Dishes & Utensils:

            all included for 10 to 15 if available....moreless

          • Dishwasher:

            stainless steel. Maids do not do dishes or unload dishwasher , so please do and place back all your dishes or if the maid runs over it may be a small extra fee....moreless

          • Freezer
          • Grill
          • Ice Maker
          • Kitchen:

            stainless steel stove and oven range....moreless

          • Microwave
          • Oven:

            self cleaning, set it before you leave if its dirty from use or forgotten to run by another renter please....moreless

          • Pantry Items:

            basic spices most the time unless its been a busy period, one or more may be empty but should be a variety available. Salt and pepper, chili powder, oregano etc....moreless

          • Refrigerator:

            stainless steel and ice maker works, but can clog with heavy booking periods or extra use of any party before you, but generally works great....moreless

          • Stove
          • Stove
          • Toaster:

            dual toaster....moreless


          • Balcony
          • Barbecue
          • Beach Towels
          • Child's Swing
          • Deck / Patio
          • Kayak / Canoe
          • Lanai / Gazebo
          • Lawn / Garden
          • Outdoor Grill
          • Outdoor Grill Gas
          • Patio
          • Porch / Veranda
          • Raft
          • Small Cooler
          • Terrace
          • Walkway To Water
          • Wood Deck

          Pool / Spa

              • Jetted Tub

              Forms Of Payment

                  • Accept Credit Card

                  House Cleaning

                      • Housekeeper Optional


                      Write a review 4.2
                      from 20 traveler reviews
                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Dec 17 - Jan 5, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      May 18 - Sep 21, 2015
                      1 night min stay
                      $2,500 $7,000
                      Standard pricing
                      1 night min stay
                      $195 $295
                      Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

                      Rates are based on 10 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


                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                      • Pet Fee $100 + tax
                      • post maid $175 + tax
                      • Tax Rate 11%


                      no refunds, purchase travelers insurance for cancellation issues.

                      Please wait... Travel with confidence

                      Pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer) to protect your payment up to $1,000. Before making a payment always call the owner at the number listed on our website, and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.

                      Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

                      Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

                      Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
                      Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
                      Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


                      Last updated: 12/06/2014
                      Check availability
                      23 Available
                      21 Unavailable
                      22 Today
                      23 Selected dates


                      30 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Fresno airport

                      Car: Necessary

                      Close to post office and ranger station for trail guide maps and info on all the Sierras, Yosemite, Mammoth and Kings Canyon, Shaver Lake and Bass Lake amenities.

                      Other Activities: Camping, boating, backpacking, shops, grocery 1/2 mile from house


                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2005

                      About the owner: We bought this property to Vacation and eventually retire in Yosemite Scenic By Way. In the meantime we share it with others for their retrets and vacations when we are at our other lovely vacation homes. WE are professional Retreat Teachers in the Healing Arts and medical field, owning 6 peaceful retreat rentals at spots we love. Liza's private practice is in psychology couseling and Naturopathic Medicine/Nutrition and is also a Dental Hygienist. Mike is A world class Yoga teacher. Our passion is nature and homes, design and architecture. We love to make our homes available for others to enjoy and take very good care of them, with caretakers available to meet the needs of our homes and renters, as well as being hands one ourselves, at getting new furnishings, planting flowers in yosemite or tropicals in Our La Jolla and hawaii locations, as well we overseeing the cleanliness and upkeep of the home. I personally do the bookings and helping our vacationers with their reservations so we can work with each person or family and give special terms based on needs and budgets. Come see us at our VRBO in La Jolla, CA, Hawaii and Yosemite. Liza and Mike

                      Why the Owner Chose Yosemite National Park:
                      one mile to town for gas, groceries, post office, coffee and shops yet in the mountains bordering nearby river and swimming, easy to get to. Three local waterfalls and three lakes, 2 miles, 5miles and 12 miles from house.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
                      ammenities, kids playgrounds, stores, bar and grill, dining out, post office.

                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english

                      Guestbook comments from the owner

                      1 of 11


                      • HouseBackview


                      • million dollar kitchen

                        million dollar kitchen

                      • living room

                        living room

                      • Den, office, bed with view to deck mountains

                        Den, office, bed with view to deck mountains

                      • front house broad view

                        front house broad view

                      • custom granite and slate shower with pristine clean well water filtered

                        custom granite and slate shower with pristine clean well water filtered

                      • kitchen lights

                        kitchen lights

                      • Winter on our Ranch

                        Winter on our Ranch

                      • frontsideview.Vaultedwindows,to.moutains. Green in spring only.

                        frontsideview.Vaultedwindows,to.moutains. Green in spring only.

                      • Dining area beautiful table and fixtures to back patio in the woods

                        Dining area beautiful table and fixtures to back patio in the woods

                      • Master bedroom king temperpedic high end bed and views

                        Master bedroom king temperpedic high end bed and views

                      • view in winter from house windows

                        view in winter from house windows

                      • front yard

                        front yard

                      • Marble Travertine jacuzzi bathtub with woodside views by candlelight

                        Marble Travertine jacuzzi bathtub with woodside views by candlelight

                      • Front View of  Ranch house

                        Front View of Ranch house

                      • Whiskey Creek Falls across the way

                        Whiskey Creek Falls across the way

                      • school next door. couple minute drive or over the mountain behind house, ask me

                        school next door. couple minute drive or over the mountain behind house, ask me

                      • view of kitchen from gourmet cooking bar.

                        view of kitchen from gourmet cooking bar.

                      • winter spring rain

                        winter spring rain

                      • Bass Lake 5 miles north willow creeks

                        Bass Lake 5 miles north willow creeks

                      VRBO #97629

                      There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

                      This listing was first published here in 2006.

                      Date last modified - Tuesday, December 16, 2014

                      $195 - $357 per night (USD)

                      3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 12

                      View calendar: Updated 12/06/14
                      Minimum stay: 1-3 nights
                      Dates are unavailable
                      Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
                      This listing requires that rentals start on a .
                      Get an instant quote
                      Member since: 2006
                      Speaks: english
                      • Response time: Within 24 hours
                      • Response rate: 90%
                      • Calendar last updated: 12/06/2014
                      Email owner
                      Please wait... Travel with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn how to pay safely
                      Add vacation protection services to your booking

                      Three services to protect your trip:

                      Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

                      Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

                      Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

                      Get it now

                      Share this property via Email

                      Yosemite By Way Cabin on - 5 Acres/Views

                      Yosemite Area #97629

                      3 BR  2 BA  Sleeps 12

                      You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

                      Share this property via Email

                        Please correct the following errors and resend:
                      • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
                      • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
                      • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.