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Bear Valley Destination Retreat!! Cottage Springs Lodge: 6 BR/3.5 BA with Pool Table, Ping Pong and Foosball. Just Minutes from Bear Valley, Close to Hiking, Kayaking and Skiing

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Last updated: 04/22/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Sleeps:20
  • Bedrooms:5
  • Bathrooms:3.5
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Lodge, 5 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 16-20)

Fantastic location for a getaway at Bear Valley! Originally the Cottage Springs Ski Hill lodge, restaurant, and rental shop on Highway 4, this building has been completely remodeled into a luxurious six bedroom, 3.5 bath multiple-family vacation home. Located at 6000 ft elevation and only 12 miles below Bear Valley Ski Resort, you’ll have all-season access to skiing, sledding, snowshoeing, hiking, kayaking, mountain biking, campgrounds, the adjacent national forest and nearby Lake Alpine and Big Trees State Park. Hiking trails are literally just steps from the front door. Includes a fully equipped commercial kitchen, dining room with seating for 20, spacious living room, and game room with pool table, ping-pong, and foosball. Other amenities include Wifi, 2 TVs w/ satellite, reading library, stereo/CD player, games and a video collection. Stay warm with a gas log stove and forced air heat throughout; including heaters and thermostats in every room. Large outdoor deck with patio furniture and gas BBQ provides relaxing privacy on the 2-acre lot. Flat, easy-access parking for lots of friends and even RVs. Private and away from it all on Ebbetts Pass National Scenic Byway, this lodge is perfect for multiple family use, family & friend reunions, hiking/kayak/ski groups, church retreats, and anyone looking to escape amidst the pines. Linens available for additional fee. Maximum 20 guests (beds for 16), no pets and no smoking. Sheets and towels not included. Linen service available upon request.

*This cabin rents at an Executive Rate from November 1 - April 30*

*This cabin rents at an 5A Rate from May 1 - October 31*
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Member since: 2006

Speaks: english
Calendar last updated: 04/22/2017

Property Type

  • House

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 20
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom


  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Stereo
  • Television


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities


  • Recreation Center

Leisure Activities

  • Sledding

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling


  • Dining Area


  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine


  • Kitchen


  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill


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from 8 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Rental rates quoted in: $
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event

Feb 27 - May 25, 2017
2 night min stay

Extra Nights: $507

May 26 - May 28, 2017
3 night min stay

Extra Nights: $557

May 29 - May 31, 2017
2 night min stay

Extra Nights: $507

Jun 1 - Jun 15, 2017
2 night min stay

Extra Nights: $532

Jun 16 - Jun 29, 2017
2 night min stay

Extra Nights: $532

Jun 30 - Jul 9, 2017
3 night min stay

Extra Nights: $585

Jul 10 - Aug 31, 2017
2 night min stay

Extra Nights: $532

Sep 1 - Sep 3, 2017
3 night min stay

Extra Nights: $585

Sep 4 - Nov 15, 2017
2 night min stay

Extra Nights: $585

Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency ($) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the manager / advertiser.

Additional information about rental rates:

From $265-$725/night
2 nights: $1449-winter, $1171-summer
3 nights: $1846-winter, $1436-summer
4 nights: $2242-winter, $1700-summer
5 nights: $2639-winter, $1965-summer
6 nights: $3036-winter, $2229-summer
7 nights: $3432-winter, $2493-summer
Additional night: $397-winter, $265-summer
Cleaning/taxes included- Contact for minimum night requirements & holiday rates

Fees and Taxes:

  • Cleaning $250

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Last updated: 04/22/2017
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  • A

    Cedar Creek Realty View on map

    Cedar Creek Realty is Arnold's premier real estate agency, let us help you find the perfect mountain home or vacation rental, we will be your guide to Arnold and the Ebbetts Pass Corridor on the western slopes of the Sierra. Contact Cedar Creek Realty today at 866-746-5050 and visit our website at for local news and activities.

  • B

    Big Trees State Park View on map

    Marvel the giant Sierra Redwoods in this beautiful park. Calaveras Big Trees State Park became a state park in 1931 to preserve the North Grove of giant sequoias. This grove includes the "Discovery Tree", the first Sierra redwood noted by Augustus T. Dowd in 1852. This area has been a major tourist attraction ever since, and is considered the longest continuously operated tourist facility in California. Over the years, other parcels of mixed conifer forests have been added to the park. Located at 1170 E. Highway 4, call 209-795-2334 or 209-795-3840 (Visitor’s Center) for a schedule of activities and guided hikes.

  • C

    Bear Valley Cross Country View on map

    Cross country skiing, snowshoeing, sledding and tubing. Amenities include: lodges, condos, cabins, huts, cafes, and rentals. Mountain biking and hiking area in the summer. Visit or call 209-753-2834 for more information.

  • D

    Bear Valley Ski Resort View on map

    Escape the Tahoe crowds at Bear Valley- downhill skiing and snowboarding trails from beginner to advanced. Ten lifts and over 1500 skiable acres. Rentals and lessons available - call 866-550-2827 for information or visit

  • E

    Lake Alpine View on map

    Lake Alpine is a scenic reservoir located just east of the community of Bear Valley on State Highway 4, at an elevation of 7,350 feet. It is the central attraction of the "Lake Alpine Recreation Complex" on the Calaveras Ranger District. Summer visitors enjoy swimming, boating, hiking, camping, fishing, picnicking and biking. At the end of the day relax at the Lake Alpine Restaurant & Bar for great food and drinks. Located at 4000 Highway 4, call 209-753-6350 for more info.

  • F

    Sourgrass Recreation Area/ Stanislaus River View on map

    Sourgrass Recreation Area is smack in the middle of the Stanislaus River. This day use area is a great launchpad for a rafting trip, fishing trip, barbecue or day hike near Dorrington just off Highway 4. Take a right on Camp Connell road from Highway 4, and follow it for five miles. Bring some garbage bags and prepare to pack out all your trash because there aren't any garbage cans. This spot has on-the-river access, restrooms, and simple charcoal barbecue stands.

  • G

    White Pines Lake View on map

    Public-access dog-friendly lake with fishing, swimming, BBQ area, sandy beach, and playground.

  • H

    Downtown Murphys View on map

    Great shopping, dining, and award-winning wine tasting on Main Street in downtown Murhpys, the "Queen of the Sierra." Go to for more information.


Hiking trails and the National Forest are literally just steps from the front door. Bear Valley Ski Resort is only 12 miles away.


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Calendar last updated: 04/22/2017

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  • Lodge Exterior

    Lodge Exterior

  • Breakfast Bar/Dining

    Breakfast Bar/Dining

  • Dining


  • Pool Table

    Pool Table

  • Bedroom 2

    Bedroom 2

  • Bedroom 4

    Bedroom 4

  • Bedroom 5/Upstairs

    Bedroom 5/Upstairs

  • Living Area

    Living Area

  • Kitchen


  • Great Room

    Great Room

  • Master


  • Bedroom 3

    Bedroom 3

  • Large Deck

    Large Deck

  • Snowy View

    Snowy View

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This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Saturday, April 22, 2017

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