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A Mountain Rose, near APPLE HILL, wine, Jenkinson LAKE, swim, snow...FUN!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 850 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms + Other (See Dehttps://admin.vscription), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-6)

A Mountain Rose is a cozy, two bedroom home in the magnificent pines and cedars of Pollock Pines in the Sierra Mountains. The trees are bountiful and their smells are relaxing and refreshing!

Our home is located two miles from Hwy 50 and about 50 miles from both Sacramento and South Lake Tahoe. Just a quick drive to the famous Apple Hill area or Placerville.

Our little house in the woods is a great place for a romantic getaway, families, or friends. It is decorated in a fashion to make everyone's stay feel extra special. It's not like a musty old cabin in the woods. Our hardwood floors help to make our home even more charming. We have complimentary WIFI for those who just can't leave technology at home. We consider long term rentals. Please come and enjoy the relaxation and smells of the pines after a day of adventure and fun!

Our well-stocked kitchen is a delight to prepare meals for family and friends. You may enjoy eating at our breakfast bar or at our dining room table that may be extended for larger groups. Maybe you would enjoy BBQing and eating outside instead? There are tables both in the front and backyards. It is so relaxing to eat and chat outside.

We have a wonderful cozy fireplace to warm you up or you may want to venture outside and enjoy our fire pit and gaze into the night sky to check out the stars. You may want to roast marshmallow and make delicious s'mores! A Mountain Rose is like camping in luxury!

At A Mountain Rose, we have many activities for the family, including an array of board games, croquet, air hockey and even a ping-pong table. We have a TV and offer many DVD's for your enjoyment. We belong to the local homeowner's association, so you may enjoy the two swimming pools (Memorial Day-Labor Day), basketball half-court, tennis court, disc range or other activities. There is something to keep everyone busy!

Nearby is the very popular Sly Park Recreation Area with the beautiful Jenkinson Lake. It has 645 acres of surface water and great fishing opportunities. The lake has a boat launch and a boat rental facility. (Kayaks, canoes, pedal boats and row boats) Of course if you want to bring your own boat, we have plenty of parking. Swimming and water skiing are allowed, but personal water crafts are not. In the winter, you may go snow shoeing, sledding or just play in the snow. It's just a spectacular setting for many outdoor activities!

For the Apple Hill (Camino) lovers, we are less than ten miles from this special area! In April there is the Apple Blossom Festival. In the summer is the cherry and berry harvest. In the fall months, the traditional harvest season is in full swing. You can enjoy the cornucopia of fruits, ciders, vegetables, wines, baked goods and homemade preserves. Of course in winter, you can start your own family traditions as you cut down your own Christmas tree and enjoy the magic in the air! Oh I forgot, you may want to visit a local winery and bring some back to enjoy!

Do you love snow skiing? Then you'll be glad to hear that we're about 35 miles from Sierra at Tahoe or about 50 miles from Heavenly Mountain Resort.

We are about 15 miles from the charming historical 'Gold Rush' town of Placerville. It is a peaceful blend of old and new that offers something for everyone. There is a lot to do and you can easily spend the day exploring the area.

If you're into gambling, then Red Hawk Casino is about 20 miles away. They have slot machines, gambling tables, restaurants and entertainment.

There is so much to do! Of course, you can just sit on the front deck, relax and enjoy a book and your favorite beverage!!!!

Keywords: mountain, escape, couples, family, families, skiing, hiking, boating, kayaking, cabin, house, woods, gold country, pets, clean, luxury, gambling, Lake Tahoe, Sierra Mountains, wine tasting, Placerville, Apple Hill, Camino, romantic, lake, recreation area, RV, boat, fishing, Sly Park Recreation, Jenkinson Lake

More Details

Owner
Catherine
Member since: 2006
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 20, 2018

About Catherine

My husband and I live full time in the San Francisco Bay Area and love the foothills and mountains of the Sierras.

Catherine purchased this house in 2011

Why Catherine chose Pollock Pines

We love the Sierras and decided we wanted a place to escape that had lots of trees and allowed us to relax. We wanted a place that felt remote, yet wasn't too far into the snow country (4000ft) or too far from modern conveniences. We were lucky to find A Mountain Rose! It almost feels like you're camping, but you're able to cook and sleep in luxury! We love our home in the mountains! We also wanted a place to share with our family for generations. We fell in love with A Mountain Rose. It is surrounded by pines and cedars. It's a quick walk to the heated swimming pools, playground, and tennis courts. It's about 2 miles to Sly Park Recreation area and about 35 miles to Sierra at Tahoe. It offers something for all ages!

Amenities

Pollock Pines House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 850 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 baby crib , portable crib and twin foam chair/bed
  • Queen size Beds (2), Child Beds (1) convertible twin, chair foam bed, Baby Cribs (1), High-end blow-up queen mattress
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

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A Mountain Rose, near APPLE HILL, wine, Jenkinson LAKE, swim, snow...FUN!
average rating of 4.8541665 based on 48 reviews
5

Enjoyable Mountain Retreat

  • 5 of 5

I have stayed here 3 times now when visiting my grandchildren who live in the area. Obviously I recommend staying here, or I wouldn't keep coming back! The property is well maintained and the owner is responsive to renter's needs.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great stay, attentive owner!

  • 5 of 5

This was our second time staying, and we had a great time. Very clean and well stocked home. Catherine is very attentive and responded to questions very quickly. I would recommend this place to my friends!

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Every amenity, beautiful surroundings!

  • 5 of 5

The Mountain Rose provided a delightful experience of mountain beauty in comfort and with such fun things to do! Our family celebrated our granddaughter's high school graduation at Catherine's home with everything we needed to cook, barbecue, play so many games in the garage, watch videos, walk at beautiful Jenkinson Lake, and sleep very comfortably. We recommend it to anyone who loves to experience the Sierra foothills!!

  • Submitted: May 31, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful Home

  • 5 of 5

My daughter and I stayed for two days. This home is warm, comfortable and right around the corner from the club house where the event we were part of was hosted.

The home owner was awesome! Made sure we knew all about the home before we got there and checked in via text on our arrival day. This home has an awesome kitchen (we made desserts for the event). Wish we were there for an entire week so we could have taken advantage of the firepit, relaxation area in the backyard.

  • Submitted: Feb 19, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Gilbert, Arizona
5

Pollock Pines Gem

  • 5 of 5

This was my third stay. There is a reason I keep coming back. It's such a wonderful place to relax. But yet it's close to lots of fun stuff to do as well. And if you're in search of a place to stay while you explore the Sierras on a motorcycle, this location is hard to beat. Twisty bliss no matter which direction you leave the driveway.

Thanks again for sharing your lovely mountain home. I will be back!

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco
5

Great spot

  • 5 of 5

Very nice little house. Well equipped great location. Good quality beds.

  • Submitted: Dec 26, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Point of Interest
Sly Park Recreation Area

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $55
Pet Fee $10
Refundable Damage Deposit $150

HOLIDAY RATE: $175/night
Pets are $10/night
Cleaning fees are for a standard two hour clean. If excessive messes are left on the property or dog droppings aren't picked up by tenant, additional fees may be apply.
Above rates are subject to change without notice.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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