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Riverfront Home on the Kern River in Kernville

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A beautiful Kern River day. Plan your activities for the day and have fun.

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Last updated: 07/27/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

This beautifully remodeled riverfront home is just what you need for your vacation 'base camp.' Play hard all day, then come home and relax in your cabin on the majestic Kern River. Listen to the river flow day and night as it puts you into a deep and restful sleep. This home has been meticulously rebuilt by the owners who have spent more than 25 years in this recreation mecca. The 2 bedroom, 1 bath home is very comfortable and functional and offers a full service kitchen which opens onto a great room. This area has plenty to offer for the avid adventurer/nature lover, most of which can be accessed right out the back door. Relax and enjoy the back deck overlooking the Kern with your favorite beverage and a good book.

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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    All pets must be pre-approved...moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    Single level home. No steps to access the home. Wide hallway for wheelchair mobility....moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Television
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Evaporative Cooler (which is quite sufficient in the dry climate)...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Fabric softener provided....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    High speed cable...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Coffee and tea provided....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Everything you need!...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Dishwasher soap provided....moreless

  • Freezer:

    There is an ice maker....moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Fully remodeled with up to date appliances. Salt, pepper, and misc. spices and cooking oils provided....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$195 $210
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,365

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Pet Fee $10 + tax
  • Cleaning $75 + tax
  • Tax Rate 6%

Notes:

Three night minimum stay required on all holidays.

Weekend rates apply to all holidays.

$20.00 additional guest fee includes children.

Pet fee is $10.00 per night per pet. Pet deposit additional $50.00 per pet. Pets are not allowed without prior approval.

Check in is 4:00 and check out is 11:00.

Prices subject to change without notice.

Your rental charges are fully refundable, less a processing fee, if you cancel at least 30 days prior to your arrival. If you cancel after that date, the rental charges are non-refundable and forfeited in full, unless we are able to re-book the house for the same dates, time and conditions of your reservation. For you to recoup the cost of non-refundable travel expenses, we strongly encourage you to purchase Trip Cancellation Insurance in advance at www.vrbo.com.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 07/27/2016
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Location

Immediately from this property is fishing, hiking, rafting, kayaking and mountain biking. No need to drive anywhere.....it's all right outside your back door. Also in the small town of Riverkern, a few hundred yards from the home, is the Riverkern General Store. They will have all the basic essentials. Great tri-tip sandwiches, soft drinks, beer, fishing gear, and other miscellaneous items you may need.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: Although we currently live in Kernville full time now, we used to live and work in the Los Angeles area and enjoyed bringing our children and our dogs here for the past 25 years. As a family we love all of the outdoor activities this area has to offer, especially hiking, biking, whitewater rafting and kayaking.

Why the Owner Chose Kernville, CA, USA:
We spent our honeymoon here 28 years ago, and purchased our first piece of property. Camping here when our kids were babies is one of our favorite memories. We grew to love the beauty of the area. There is so much opportunity for all kinds of outdoor activities, and plenty of time left for relaxation. We always wanted a place right on the river. We purchased this cabin in 2007 and have since done a complete renovation, both inside and out. We hope you enjoy it as much as we do. This property is just a 3 hour drive from the Los Angeles area and 45 minutes from Bakersfield.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
The obvious benefit to this property is its location. It offers the amazing sound and view of the river, with the backdrop of beautiful mountains. You will be able to access many activities just by walking outside. Bring your swim suit, fishing pole, book and cooler and spend the day at the beach that is just steps out the back door. Drive 3 miles into town, walk around the antique shops and grab a bite to eat at one of several restaurants. One of our favorite things to do is take the dogs for a hike each morning on one of many hiking trails.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • A beautiful Kern River day. Plan  your activities for the day and have fun.

    A beautiful Kern River day. Plan your activities for the day and have fun.

  • Photo taken from the actual property, depicting another great day on the Kern.

    Photo taken from the actual property, depicting another great day on the Kern.

  • Bedroom number 1

    Bedroom number 1

  • This is 'The Fireplace Room.' Warm up or chill out with a good book or game.

    This is 'The Fireplace Room.' Warm up or chill out with a good book or game.

  • Family room adjacent to the kitchen.

    Family room adjacent to the kitchen.

  • Rear view of The River House.

    Rear view of The River House.

  • Tubing on the Kern (only at low water). Photographed on the actual property.

    Tubing on the Kern (only at low water). Photographed on the actual property.

  • Our two boys, AJ and Spencer after an epic float trip down the river to the lake

    Our two boys, AJ and Spencer after an epic float trip down the river to the lake

  • This trophy trout was caught just 5 minutes after the preceding image.

    This trophy trout was caught just 5 minutes after the preceding image.

  • 'Trail of One Hundred Giants' Sequoia grove,
40 minute drive up river.

    'Trail of One Hundred Giants' Sequoia grove, 40 minute drive up river.

  • A view from across the river of Tequila rapid, 300 yards up river from the house

    A view from across the river of Tequila rapid, 300 yards up river from the house

  • Rafting on the Kern is also world class.
Photo taken from the actual property.

    Rafting on the Kern is also world class. Photo taken from the actual property.

  • Front view of The River House under a starry sky.

    Front view of The River House under a starry sky.

  • Photo taken from actual property, on a warm summer afternoon.

    Photo taken from actual property, on a warm summer afternoon.

  • Bedroom number 2

    Bedroom number 2

  • Gourmet kitchen....this sure beats camping!!!

    Gourmet kitchen....this sure beats camping!!!

  • View off the back porch looking out over the river.....It's all good!!!

    View off the back porch looking out over the river.....It's all good!!!

  • Rear view of The River House under a starry sky.

    Rear view of The River House under a starry sky.

  • Our dog Brownie looking down on Riverkern on one of our many hikes.

    Our dog Brownie looking down on Riverkern on one of our many hikes.

  • Check out this Rainbow trout. There are a lot more waiting for you.

    Check out this Rainbow trout. There are a lot more waiting for you.

  • The Kern River is a great white water river for an inflatable kayak.

    The Kern River is a great white water river for an inflatable kayak.

  • One of the giant sequoia trees in the grove called 'Trail of One Hundred Giants'

    One of the giant sequoia trees in the grove called 'Trail of One Hundred Giants'

  • The Kern River has world class kayaking. If it looks like fun take a lesson.

    The Kern River has world class kayaking. If it looks like fun take a lesson.

  • Trout caught on actual property. Image taken on New Years day 2013.

    Trout caught on actual property. Image taken on New Years day 2013.

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This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Wednesday, July 27, 2016

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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