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sleeps up to 13, hot tub, centrally located to Golf Courses!

Sleeps13
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Space 2,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

One of a kind, spectacular views, minutes from Nakoma, Whitehawk,Graeagle, lakes

Start with one of the most spectacular settings in the world, this vacation rental sits on 2.5 acres of land, you won't hear your neighbors conversations from their deck (like at the golf course condos). There is plenty of parking for your group. Hardwood floors, baby grand piano, personal robes in each bedroom, describes just some of the special features and touches of this home. The daily rate is for up to 13 people! Any additional guests are charged a small fee per person, per night. Wedding venue is an additional charge . For up to 40 guests.

Add unrivaled year-round recreation opportunities, infuse with crisp alpine air, and toss together with the kind of relaxing pace and luxurious living only found nestled between the mountain peaks and edge of Mohawk Valley, near Graeagle. That's our recipe for the good life, a life second to none. in the winter, come relax, snowmobile or cross country ski at the trails and roads made just for your winter sports.

Just one mile from Extraordinary Nakoma Golf course and spa, the Whitehawk Golf Course, and a couple of miles to Graeagle Meadows and Plumas Pines golf course. This home is a place where friends, family, business colleagues and 'stars' can be entertained. We are able to accommodate literally 10-13 people, with a large living room (with rock fireplace), dining room area that seats ten, open kitchen with all of the amenities. The home has been recently remodeled and upgraded from the 1950's when it was built. Notably, we used the 'best of the old house' to keep the original flair. Entering the home is a stunning experience. The living room view encompasses the entire west view of Mohawk Valley and all the way to Eureka Peak, the kitchen and dining room view encompass the Eastern View of Mohawk Valley and Mills Peak.

The Mohawk Valley region of the Sierra Nevada Mountains is one of the best places in the world to live and vacation. Start with a sunny, low-humidity, practically-perfect climate from spring through fall.

Keywords: Lost Sierra vacation rental, INCREDIBLE VIEWS, 2.5 acres, lawn, sleeps up to 13 in beds. Two fireplaces, hardwood floors, tastefully decorated, all you need is clothes and food. golf, centrally located, hiking, fishing, mountain bike riding, twenty mile house, Nakoma, Whitehawk, Graeagle, Plumas Pines.

More Details

Owner
Johna
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 17, 2017

About Johna

My name is Johna, this is the house I grew up in and also raised my children. I am a Broker/Owner of Sierra Mountain Properties, one of the top producing Real Estate offices in the area. I am a board member of Eastern Plumas Chamber of Commerce located in Graeagle/Blairsden. My goal is to share this beautiful area with those who are on vacation, and may also want to purchase their own vacation home, land or business here. I know why its called the Lost Sierras, we have such a close proximity to Lake Tahoe and Reno, yet the mountain quiet, wildlife, and historic past has not been diminished by overcrowding.

Johna purchased this house in 1965

Why Johna chose California

This home has passed down through the generations. It was the original summer home for the owner of Mohawk Valley. The cattle are here every summer, without fail. This area is growing, but will never be as busy as Tahoe or Truckee, its our little secret piece of the sierras. There are many hiking and mountain biking trails and lakes within 10 minutes of the house, and for a quick swim at the millpond in Graeagle, that's just 4 miles away. In Graeagle you can enjoy shopping in the old mill town, enjoying a glass of wine at the wine garden, or visit the local brewery. The rates are based on up to 13 guests, no extra cleaning fees.

What makes this house unique

This home offers incredible views of Mohawk Valley and Eureka Peak (where the historic Longboard races are held each winter). The home has two fireplaces, one in the living room and one in the kitchen, hardwood floors, and original pine interior. The dining room table seats ten, did I mention the BABY GRAND PIANO? Although the home was built in the 50's, I have remodeled and upgraded the home specifically for vacation renters in mind. The character of the home is still in tact, with a history in the valley of one of the original homes built in Mohawk Valley.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a lovely time in your beautiful home. Look forward to another stay next year!
Aug 2014
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Longboards Bar & Grill
"Longboards Bar & Grill has lunch and dinner. The deck overlooking the 18 hole golf course i..."
Nakoma Golf Resort
"Just about four miles from the house, lovely place to have a meal, 18 hole golf course, and ..."
Western Pacific Railroad Museum in Portola: RUN A LOCOMOTIVE
"Railroad enthusiasts love this historic museum. Portola was once a main stop for freight tr..."
Firewoods at Gray Eagle Lodge
"Check out the historic cabins and lodge. Hiking trails extend for miles from this base. Di..."
The Village Baker
"about five miles from the house you can grab a fresh muffin or croissant and coffee before y..."
Graeagle Outpost
"Just a couple of miles from the house, this outpost borders the Mill Pond, a favorite swimmi..."
Cuccia's
"Just about five miles from the house is this wonderful place that serves hand made pizzas, f..."
Iron Door
"Located about eight miles from the house is the historic town and State Park called Johnsvil..."
Plumas Eureka State Park
"Enjoy the museum and campgrounds, also the historic stamp mill, in the town of Johnsville."
Portola City Pool
"ten miles from the house, perfect for the kids to swim, and enjoy the park after."
Williams House Museum
"Find out all about the history of the town of Portola, located about ten miles from the house."
Sardine Lake Resort
"You wont believe this quaint dinner house overlooking Sardine Lake and Sierra Buttes. Enjoy..."
Leonard's Market
"One of the larger grocery stores in the area. About ten miles from the house, in the town o..."
Grizzly Creek Ranch
"Enjoy another 18 hole golf course that offers spectacular views of the Sierras. About 12 mi..."
Graeagle Mill Works
"A great place for breakfast, lunch, and Wednesday night live music!"
Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Reno
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Nakoma, whitehawk, graeagle, Coyote, Knotty Pine
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
nakoma,whitehawk, Graeagle Meadows, Plumas Pines
Nearest Train
8 Miles
portola railroad museaum
Nearest Motorway
Highway 89
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Nakoma, whitehawk, Graeagle, Longboards, Cuccias
Nearest Ski
5 Miles
Plumas eureka state park
Nearest Beach
4 Miles
millpond
Car: necessary

This home is one of very few that overlooks Mohawk Valley, and views of Eureka Peak beyond. Walk to sulpher creek, and feather river for fishing. Lakes Basin is only 15 minute drive from the home, and best of all, it is centrally located to all of the golf ,just about two miles from the Fabulous Nakoma golf course.

Amenities

Whitehawk House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 13
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • Tile floors, tile tub and shower surrounds
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king
    Bunk Area - 5 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , has bathroom
  • King size beds (4) large closets, , Twin or Single Beds (5) Five twin beds, all in one big loft area.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
May be used for small wedding's. Call owner Ms. Johna Berg 530-713-7804 for pricing.

Reviews

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sleeps up to 13, hot tub, centrally located to Golf Courses!
average rating of 4.95 based on 73 reviews
5

Fantastic house

  • 5 of 5

Nine ladies who played golf for two days had a delightful time. The hot tub was a nice bonus. Thank you so much.

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Golf House Rental for 8-12 guys.

  • 5 of 5

We have been doing a golf trip to this area for the amazing golf courses for the past 6 years. This was the first year we expanded from 8 guys to 12 and needed a bigger house for all of us. We could not have been more happy with the selection of the home and all of my friends were thoroughly happy.

The family room and dining area are attached so it was perfect for everyone to congregate after a long day of 36 holes of golf. There are plenty of couches and chairs at the table for everyone to fit, talk about the day, watch the days highlights of college and NFL football, and to play cards at the dining room table.

The front and back patios are awesome to hang out and have a few drinks under the stars. There is a hot tub, which we used every night, but it only really holds 2 people. This was literally the only disappointing aspect of the house. There is also a ping pong table which was a big hit for a few guys.

There is plenty of parking and a huge lawn if you want to play corn hole, washers, or any of your other fun drinking games. If you are there during sunset, I am sure the view is also amazing.

If you are looking for a house that has all the new bells and whistles this is not the place. If you are looking for a cabin style place that is easy to get to anywhere in the area, has all the normal amenities you need, and makes you feel like you are in the mountains....it is perfect. Just the style of place me and my buddies look for every year. Thanks again for a great place.

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Sacramento, CA
5

Great house for guys golf trip

  • 5 of 5

We had a great times in this house. Great location for golf and meadow is beautiful. We would like to come back.

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Love this vacation home.

  • 5 of 5

Our 8th annual family reunion in this wonderful home. Comfortable beds, spacious rooms, plenty of outdoor running space for kids, hot tub, BBQ, incredible mountain vistas, close enough to Graeagle and Quincy for town activities.

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Reno, NV
5

Awesome house. Plenty of room. Large area for activities and privacy with a great a view.

  • 5 of 5

Had a great time with family and friends here. House is awesome. More than enough room. Yard is awesome. View overseeing the valley with the sunset every night. Close enough to Graeagle, fishing, golfing, rivers, lakes. Overall, great expierence.

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic location and hideaway

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay. Had a group of 10 and we had an awesome time. Played three local golf courses and had perfect weather. Thank you!

  • Submitted: May 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $1,000
Pet Fee $20
extra people per night $35 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.