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Lovely House, W/ Tennis Court & Swimming Pool, for Relaxing by Bidwell Park

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type guest house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights


About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms & Large Bath, Dining and Living room, Kitchen (Sleeps 6)

Lovely House with Full Tennis Court, Swimming Pool with diving board, Fire pit, Large lawn and garden areas, Wi-Fi, and all the cable stations available and included. Great to just relax by the pool with your family and play tennis at this mini estate; Have a Bar-B-Q, or just to watch your favorite program on the flat screen TV. Modern, newly renovated with bamboo wood flooring and maple cabinets. Spacious Bedrooms with Memory foam King Bed and Queen beds. The living room and dining areas are warm and inviting. This house is 1 block from our city treasure, Bidwell Park. It sits on one acre which is fully landscaped. Bring your tennis rackets. The Tennis court was just resurfaced and a regulation fence is surrounding the court. The yard is also fully fenced perfect for your pets. Built in speakers for your favorite music. The gazebo by the tennis courts is a favorite. The House was just completely remodeled and is ready to rent on a monthly basis of 30 days or more. Perfect as a furnished executive rental for working or enjoying.

Keywords: Pool with Diving Board, Tennis Court, Botanical Gardens, Built in bar, New Remodeled, WiFi, 1 block from Bidwell Park, Large Fire Pit, 2 Gazebos, Relaxing by pool, Tennis, Badminton, Croquet, Wildflowers, 1 acre, Private, Close to lakes, View of mountains, Quite, large pool, fence around property, cool, awesome, You will love the House.

More Details

Joyce Mikkelson
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, german
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 19, 2018

About Joyce Mikkelson

We love to travel and we work for the College for the Center for International Trade Development and work with the companies that are in our Northern California Region. We just recently did a trade mission in Mexico to help promote California Dried Fruits and Nut products, and one to Munich Germany to promote California Solar technology.

Joyce Mikkelson purchased this guest house in 2011

Why Joyce Mikkelson chose Chico

Chico has wonderful city parks and this house is 1 block from Bidwell Park

What makes this guest house unique

Swimming, tennis, swing bench, fire pit, and more


Chico Guest House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • guest house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • Water Sports Gear
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • jetted tub ...
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Fire Pit, Tennis Court, Large pool with Diving board, Botanical gardens, 1 acre of manicured lawns, tennis courts, pool areas, fenced in property. Gated pool for your safety, perfect for a BBQ.


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Lovely House, W/ Tennis Court & Swimming Pool, for Relaxing by Bidwell Park
average rating of 4.866667 based on 15 reviews

Lovely Property

  • 5 of 5

Joyce was an amazing host and had the place was very clean. She even had a Christmas tree set up for us which the kids loved! It was a perfect place for us to stay while visiting family over the holidays. The beds were very comfortable! We would highly recommend this place to anyone.

  • Submitted: Jan 28, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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quiet, peaceful setting

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed our stay immensely. Was good to be back in Chico, walking distance to Bidwell Park, on the quiet side of town. Comfortable apt, all the amenities, our dogs even loved it. Will stay again.

  • Submitted: Dec 13, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Rental Propert

  • 5 of 5

As a traveling physical therapist, this was the perfect home to accommodate my needs for a short term rental. The apartment is fully furnished and well maintained and I enjoyed an entire summer by the pool :) The tennis courts were a bonus when the weather wasn't too hot, and I loved exploring the park nearby.

  • Submitted: Dec 1, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Personalized attention a family atmosphere

  • 5 of 5

I was been a 1 month in this place, during that time all spectacular, spend a very pleasant stay, the facilities are extraordinary.

very personalized attention a family atmosphere, Joyce is a very kind person, concerned about all the details. I recommend everyone this stay.

Manuel Barrera from Chile

  • Submitted: Nov 4, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Host and a Beautiful Property

  • 5 of 5

Joyce is a lovely host, she is so accommodating and easy to work with. She works hard to keep her property in order for her guests and it shows. Our favorite part of our stay here was lounging by the gardens and playing tennis in the tennis courts. We also enjoyed a dip in the pool on a warm day - needless to say this house is great for the sporty or outdoorsy! We will definitely be returning in the future.

  • Submitted: Oct 11, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A wonderful place to stay/live!

  • 5 of 5

It's great, she does her absolute best to make you feel at home and gives you everything you could need to be comfortable. The property is beautiful, very well maintained and in the best area of town! Very much worth the money!

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
6 Miles
chico, ca
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Canyon Oaks Country Club
Nearest Train
5 Miles
chico, ca
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
99 Freeway
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Fresh Fish
Nearest Ski
125 Miles
Lake Tahoe
Car: recommended

Tubing down the Sacramento River, Cooking classes, Observatory for Astronomy buffs, Bidwell Park in 1 block from the house and is perfect for picnics and swimming in the creek, fishing, tubing and nature walks, The Chico Nature Center is 4 blocks from the house and is an education for kids of all ages, The Natural History Museum and Bidwell Mansion is a great place for sightseeing.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $100
Cleaning Fee $150

Please call for Summer Rates! Prices are higher when the swimming pool season is here. Vista Del Monte is a true Resort with Tennis Court and Swimming Pool with diving board, fire pit and lovely flowered gardens. Pets are $200.00 per pet a month extra

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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