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Peaceful Secluded Getaway In The Trees.

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 650 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

A Simply Lovely Cabin Set In A Glen Of Tranquility.

This cute vintage 1950s mountain home is set into a hillside that slopes toward the setting sun. From the driveway parking area there are 20 steps to the house level and then another 8 to the front porch. The living room is fairly large and has a dining table and chairs by the window and a fireplace, fold-out sofa, and chairs to the right. The kitchen with stove, refrigerator, washer/dryer and sink has a door that leads out to a round cement patio where you can barbecue and entertain outside under the trees. The main bedroom has a queen size bed, closet and dresser, the smaller bedroom has a daybed with trundle, dresser and closet. The smaller bedroom also has a door that leads out to a beautiful deck in the forested hillside. The driveway provides off-street parking for three cars.

Lake Gregory is just a mile away with all that it offers (swimming, kayaking, boating, hiking, fishing) as well as the quaint town with its shops. Lake Arrowhead is 10 minutes up the hill, Snow Valley is about a half hour away, and Big Bear Lake a little past that. The cabin offers all the comforts of home including wifi and a large flat screen TV. The kitchen, decks, and barbecue make entertaining easy in this serene and enchanting setting.

More Details

Owner
Randy Rivera
Member since: 2017
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 22, 2018

About Randy Rivera

I'm a retired high school teacher and musician/entertainer. I live in Los Angeles where I manage some rentals I own and enjoy my family and making music with a few friends. I bought this cabin just last month and am hoping to have it as an escape for myself and to share it with others who want to enjoy some time in Shangri La. I love nature, weather, dark skies full of stars, and time shared with good friends.

Randy Rivera purchased this cabin in 2017

Why Randy Rivera chose Crestline

I've always loved nature and wanted to have a place to escape the rat race, lights, and traffic of the city. As a child my mom took my siblings and me to a cabin at Lake Gregory, and later my best friend lived in a cabin here and I visited him often, so I have some familiarity with the area. It is close enough to home to make it accessible and still have the sense of being away from it all. Some snow, but not too much. This particular place appealed to me because of the simple natural beauty of its setting. It's close to town, but off the beaten path. The street is extremely quiet and the house sits above the street beside a wild canyon. The decks offer lots of outside areas to relax, and the house is comfortable and simple. Not too big to maintain but big enough to entertain a few friends.

What makes this cabin unique

There are many cute places in Crestline, but most seem pretty close together. This property feels like it's in its own setting. The hillside decks and views have an enchanting ambiance, yet the town is just two minutes away.

Amenities

Crestline Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 650 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • If you use the grill, please empty the grease pan and clean the grill for the next guest. $20 fee for cleaning and de-greasing.
  • Be careful to keep all food put away. Wipe off counters and keep trash can closed. Secure kitchen trash in driveway bin before leaving.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , No tub.
  • Glass enclosed shower. Towels hanging with extra towels in the vanity cupboard. Washcloths also included.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 twin/ single
    Living room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen size bed in sofa.
  • The sleeper sofa is queen size. The twin in the second bedroom has a trundle bed under it that could be used for a sixth person, but it is not made up with bedding at present.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Peaceful Secluded Getaway In The Trees.
average rating of 4.882353 based on 17 reviews
Santa Clara, CA
5

Perfect clean secluded getaway

  • 5 of 5

We loved the cabin. It was clean and fresh and comfortable. Randy was great and easy to communicate with. Overall, a perfect weekend and we would definitely book again.

  • Submitted: Jan 18, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Melissa. The feeling is certainly mutual. You were friendly, communicative, and left the place so I had extra time after I checked the place. Look forward to your return sometime. Again, thank you for the positive review. Randy
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5

Great Getaway

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely time! Great area, great house, great to get out of the city.

Thank you!

  • Submitted: Jan 8, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hey Henry, Thank you so much for the positive review. Thanks also for the little note you wrote in the guestbook. It's a great feeling to know that my little getaway is being enjoyed by young people celebrating life's milestones. Do come again! Randy
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5

Very homely and peaceful

  • 5 of 5

We are city folk and on top of that I work retail, so I really enjoyed my stay at this cabin. I loved taking in fresh air on the porch overlooking green trees. The cabin is small and inviting perfect for my little family of 3. We had everything we needed. We cooked dinner and breakfast there with no problem. Looking forward to renting it out again in the future.

  • Submitted: Dec 27, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely stay!

  • 5 of 5

The home was spotless! It’s in a great location, close to town and trails but not too close. The heart rock trail was close and a pleasant walk. The weather was beautiful but chilly. The house warmed up nicely. The kitchen was well stocked. The entire process for renting was easy and we would stay again. Thank you for sharing your home!

  • Submitted: Dec 7, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Well equipped, welcoming getaway

  • 5 of 5

This was a perfect overflow cabin for Thanksgiving holiday. The beds and pillows were comfortable, towels well stocked, and when i needed to call for info (which had already been sent but my cell and email down), Randy cheerfully answered the call and questions. Definitely on our go back list. Didn’t use the kitchen, but it looked complete. Thank you for the attention to details.

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much, Karen. Went up today and everything looked great. It was 45 degrees and the foggy trees were dripping water. Glad everything worked well for you. Please do come back again! Randy
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5

Great cabin

  • 5 of 5

Great stay here over Thanksgiving. Recommend for anyone looking to get away for a couple days.

  • Submitted: Nov 25, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Sean! Really glad you had a good time. Probably one of the cooler places in Southern California to have spent this hot Thanksgiving. Hope you come back again! Randy
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $70
Pet Fee $40
Damage Deposit $100

Check in time is after 3 p.m. and check out is 11 a.m. Code for the lock box will be emailed or texted to you the day before your arrival. Password for the internet is posted on the DVD player. Cleaning fee covers bedding and towels and basic sweeping/dusting. Guests are responsible to leave unit as it was at check-in (dishes cleaned and put away etc.). If you use the grill, please clean it up for the next guest or there could be a fee. Additional cleaning will be charged at $20/hr. Keep trash in the closed trash can in the kitchen. Keep all food put away to avoid attracting pests. When you put the trash in the container on the driveway, use the bungie cord to fasten the lid. Trash pickup is Friday morning. Pets should be kept indoors or on a leash.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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