A Mountain Rose, Near Apple Hill, Wine, Jenkinson Lake, Swim, Snow...Fun!(33 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-3 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
House, 2 Bedrooms + Other (See Dehttps://admin.vscription), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-6)
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 newer hardwood floors and carpets 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 has been recently updated, so it 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!!!!
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Member since: 2006
- Max. occupancy 6
- Children Welcome
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Limited Accessibility
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- DVD Player
- Ping Pong Table
- Video Library
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Cross Country Skiing
- Equestrian Events
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Rock Climbing
- Water Skiing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Dining Area
- Linens Provided
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
- Washing Machine
- Wireless Internet
- Wood Fireplace
- Cooking Utensils
- Deck / Patio
- Outdoor Grill
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
May 26 - May 29, 2017
3 night min stay
Jun 16 - Jun 19, 2017
2 night min stay
4th of July
Jun 30 - Jul 9, 2017
3 night min stay
Nov 10 - Nov 12, 2017
2 night min stay
Nov 18 - Nov 26, 2017
3 night min stay
Dec 18 - Jan 2, 2018
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning fee $55
- Pet Fee $10
- Refundable Damage Deposit $130
- Tax Rate 10%
HOLIDAY RATE: $150/night
Pets are $10/night
Above rates are subject to change without notice.
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Year Purchased: 2011
About the owner: My husband and I live full time in the San Francisco Bay Area and love the foothills and mountains of the Sierras.
Why the Owner Chose Pollock Pines, CA, USA:
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!
- Primary: (925) 825-6462
- Secondary: (925) 639-0769 (California, USA) cell phone
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Welcome to A Mountain Rose, our little house in the woods!
Our comfortable and relaxing great room with wonderful fireplace!
Back door view into Mud room area and Great room.
The 'Green Room' sports a high four poster pine bed.
Bathroom with a shower stall.
Looking out the kitchen window to the backyard!
Pool Open Memorial Day through Labor Day and a short walk around the block.
Front deck as you walk up to our home.
HDTV smart TV with lots of movies, Netflix and WIFI too!
Please enjoy preparing a wonderful meal in our well-equipped kitchen!
Our dining room table opens to easily seat 6+ guests.
The 'Red Room' with a romantic Queen Anne Rice Poster bed.
Enjoy meals and relaxation on our front porch.
Back courtyard area with BBQs and fire pit.
This listing was first published here in 2011.
Date last modified - Sunday, May 28, 2017
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