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River Front Getaway Awesome Views Fish/Swim Out the Back Door

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-8)

Located on the banks of the wild and scenic Smith River in the heart of the Giant Redwoods. Enjoy some of the best salmon and steelhead fishing right in your back yard. In the summer you'll swim, raft and kayak on the banks of this riverfront vacation home.

Explore the Giant Redwoods and the beautiful beaches of Northern California and Southern Oregon all just minutes away.

Your family will love this spacious 2 Bedroom, 1 Bath home featuring awesome river views from Living room, Dining room, Kitchen and Family room. 2 car garage with parking for additional 2-3 vehicles in driveway. Enjoy three outdoor living spaces, a flagstone patio with fire pit, wood deck and a patio off the living room all overlooking the river. . In addition there is a ping pong table and regulation horseshoe pits for your outdoor entertainment.

Sit by the fire on the patio or relax on the deck and let the beauty of nature take you to a place you'll want to return to year after year.

Keywords: riverfront, waterfront, view, fishing, swimming, hiking rafting, kayaking

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 5, 2017

About The Owner

This property has been in our family for over 35 years. Three generations have been privileged to spend family time together enjoying the beautiful Smith River and all the outdoor activities it has to offer.

What makes this house unique

The proximity to such a diverse terrain is incredible. Great hiking in the giant redwoods. Rafting and Kayaking from Jedediah Smith National Park to your front yard is priceless. Crabing and Claming on the beaches of Northern California and Southern Oregon are at your fingertips. Nature abounds.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We loved the house and the backyard.View is beautiful, you can see river from almost all the rooms in the house. We couldn't really swim in the river because the weather was not cooperating, it was cool and cloudy most of the week, but we waded and crossed to the other side one day,water was very pleasant, not too cold.Backyard is very peaceful and relaxing,we had cofee at the deck overlooking redwood trees, berry bushes and beautiful river every morning. We used the firepit most nights, owners provided plenty of wood and fire starter. House is very comfortable, beds are great, kitchen is well equipped with lots of extras, like spices, condiments, etc.Location is great, close to ocean and great hiking. Don't miss Howland Hill Rd and Whaleshead beach and its forest trail.Too bad we couldn't stay longer. Definitely worth almost 8 hour drive, gorgeous area to visit.
Aug 2011
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Map

Walk on Beach
Jedediah Smith Redwood State Park Campground
"Amazing redwood groves. Howland Hill Road and Stout Grove all withing the park. "
Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Crescent City, CA
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Del Norte Golf Course
Nearest Beach
10 Miles
Crescent City, CA
Car: necessary

Located on the banks of the wild and scenic Smith River in the heart of the Giant Redwoods. Enjoy some of the best salmon and steelhead fishing right in your back yard. In the summer you'll swim, raft and kayak on the banks of this riverfront vacation home.

Explore the Giant Redwoods and the beautiful beaches of Northern California and Southern Oregon all just minutes away.

Amenities

Crescent City House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • The residence is on a septic system. It will clog if improper material is flushed. DO NOT FLUSH anything other than toilet paper.
  • We have made every effort to provide a clean and comfortable environment for your family to enjoy. Please treat as you would your own home.
Location Type:
  • Monument View
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen Futon Queen Air beds
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • shelling
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
Notes:
Regulation Horse shoe pits and Ping Pong Table

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
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River Front Getaway Awesome Views Fish/Swim Out the Back Door
average rating of 4.6764708 based on 35 reviews
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Nice quite getaway

  • 4 of 5

Thank you for allowing us to stay at your beautiful home. Just what the doctor ordered. Peace and quite right on the river. Close drive to everything. The tall redwoods were amazing. Definitely recommend a stay at the river house.

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful scenery and a fantastic location, close to so many great amazing sights!!!

  • 5 of 5

So many different places to see and so many beautiful things to do right next to the ocean the redwoods and the Smith River. best time to be there is any time!

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The River House

  • 5 of 5

Big house right on the River! Great stay! Room for 2 families, Loved the deck overlooking the River, the fire pit at night. We hiked in the Redwoods and also took a trip to Fern Canyon. Got some fresh seafood just over the Oregon border and grilled it at the house. I would highly recommend this house

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

Home away from home.

  • 5 of 5

Love,love the serine surroundings.We enjoyed our stay and would recomend,to family and friends. Thank you.

  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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Beautiful !

  • 4 of 5

This is a beautiful place to just sit and watch the river roll by from the warmth of a cozy living room. The owners have went out of their way to make sure that all the little comforts are there for you. The beds were comfortable and the home was more spacious than it appeared in the pictures. Thank you for the use of your lovely home.

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We had a wonderful, relaxing vacation & the cabin is better than expected!! The owners are terrific!

  • 5 of 5

The cabin sits on the Smith River with lots of games, family fun & exceptional beautiful views!!

Our parents were visiting from Texas and we had a wonderful trip!!

We highly recommend this cabin. We will definitely stay here again.

Blessings,

DeWayne & Kari

  • Submitted: Apr 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Pet Fee $50
Damage Deposit $200

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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