Ahwahnee Hotel Inspired Design

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Wintertime at Kamp Knobcone


Last updated: 10/20/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Kamp Knobcone is a unique property that you will wish to return to again and again. This Art Home is tucked away on a quiet residential street on the West Shore, this home represents rustic elegance with attention to detail at its finest. From the gourmet kitchen with commercial quality appliances including a Wolf range, magnificent oil paintings, hand carved moldings, hydronic under floor heating, eclectic antique style furnishings and fixtures, this property really stands out from the crowd. The Great Room with it's 35' ceilings and massive timber log trusses and hand carved Indian Basket Design Friezes inspired by the Ahwahnee Hotel Dining Room in Yosemite. The room hosts a massive stone fireplace and carved log mantle. This is the central gathering hall of the home. The single slab mahogany dining table seats 10 comfortably. All of the bedrooms feature top quality linens and comforters.

This property has a sauna, perfect for soothing tired muscles after a day on the slopes at the nearby Homewood Ski resort. The owner is a Master Builder and his fine craftsmanship and attention to detail are displayed throughout the home.

Keywords: Family home, quiet street, gourmet kitchen, separate guest unit, media room, new commercial fitness equipment

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

  • Green Room: 1 king

    InSuite Bath with a Soaking Tub...moreless

  • Blue Room: 1 queen

    InSuite Bath with Shower & Television...moreless

  • Guest House: Detached : 1 king

    InSuite Bath w/ Shower, Soaking Tub & Fireplace Bose TV Ente...moreless

  • Bunk Bedroom: 1 twin/ single, 1 bunk bed

    3 Single Beds...moreless

  • South Bedroom: 3 twin/ single


  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Bunk Beds (1)...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 2 Half Bathrooms

  • Green room Bath : toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Blue Room Bath : toilet, shower


  • Guest House Bath : toilet, tub, shower

    Fireplace. ...moreless

  • Main Level Powder Room : toilet, outdoor shower

    Next to Sauna, outdoor drenching shower. ...moreless

  • Game room bath 1: tub, shower

    Adjacent to bunk and south rooms....moreless

  • Guest room bath 2 : toilet

    Adjacent to bunk and south rooms. ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Kamp Knobcone's fantastic West Shore Location on a quiet street is walking distance to Chambers Landing Beach, a five minute drive to sandy white beach at Meeks Bay which is a private beach with a small daily parking fee....moreless


  • Books
  • Game Room:

    Entire First Level is dedicated to the Game Room, Bunk Room & South Room. This is the Kids Floor...moreless

  • Games:

    Lots of Family Board Games, Jigsaw Puzzles, Cards, Dice, Chips, Dart Board, etc...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    Bose Surround Sound Entertainment System including DVD player, VCR, BluRay...moreless

  • Toys:

    Small Toys for Children, Lincoln Logs, Tinker Toys, etc....moreless

  • Video Library


  • Family


  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 12 people


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    All Commercial Grade Gym Equipment includes Rowing Machine, Treadmill, Stationary Bike, Free Weights, Yoga Mats, etc....moreless

  • Garage:

    2 car...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    In Floor Hydronic (Hot Water) Heating...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Luxury Linens throughout...moreless

  • Parking:

    Limit of 4 Cars...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Includes Long Distance...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    ATT Uverse - very reliable...moreless


  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    48' Commercial Gas Range with 2 Ovens, well stocked Chefs Kitchen includes Stock Pots, Platters, Pie Plates, Casserole Dishes, Sharp Knives, etc. We love to cook and have all the tools!...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items:

    All Food is removed due to Bears...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster


  • Bicycles:

    Mountain Bikes are in the Bicycle Rack in the Garage. We ride to the Beach and the Store regularly......moreless

  • Boat:

    3 Marinas nearby...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Patio Table and Chairs with Umbrella, Fire Pit with Chairs and Firewood...moreless

  • Golf:


  • Outdoor Grill:

    Weber Grill with Briquettes...moreless

  • Ski & Snowboard:

    7 Minutes from Homewood Mountain Resort (Free Shuttle will pick up at Kamp Knobcone and bring you home)...moreless

  • Tennis:

    Nearby @ Erhman Mansion Sugar Pine Point...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Sauna:

    Dry Sauna with Outdoor Shower is located on main floor of home with an exterior door to roll in the snow (for those adventurous souls)...moreless



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from 4 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Christmas/ New Year's
Dec 23 - Jan 6, 2017
7 night min stay
Fourth of July
Jun 30 - Jul 5, 2017
5 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Cleaning Fee $375 + tax
  • Tax Rate 10%

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 10/20/2016
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2001

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  • Wintertime at Kamp Knobcone

    Wintertime at Kamp Knobcone

  • Family friendly, bikes, exercise equipment, beach toys....

    Family friendly, bikes, exercise equipment, beach toys....

  • Guest suite detached from main home.

    Guest suite detached from main home.

  • Guest Suite

    Guest Suite

  • Detailed hand carved etchings in wood on walls and doors

    Detailed hand carved etchings in wood on walls and doors

  • Gourmet kitchen, fully stocked  cookware,  dining table (not shown) seats 10-12

    Gourmet kitchen, fully stocked cookware, dining table (not shown) seats 10-12

  • Guest Suite Bath

    Guest Suite Bath

  • Craftsman style home, custom built by Maclyn Morris, owner.

    Craftsman style home, custom built by Maclyn Morris, owner.

  • Kamp Knobcone, Dusk from backyard

    Kamp Knobcone, Dusk from backyard

VRBO #302780

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Thursday, October 20, 2016

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McKinney Estates, Tahoma, CA, USA #302780

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