Charming Bungalow in Downtown Sonora
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- Minimum stay:2-3 nights
- Property type:Bungalow
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
This charming bungalow in downtown Sonora will make you feel like you are right at home! This two bedroom, one bath abode is surrounded by a quaint yard with a slate patio in the back yard, perfect for a BBQ or just a quiet place to read. The kitchen is fully equipped with everything you need to prepare an enjoyable meal. The living room features comfortable furniture, a flat screen TV and built-in bookshelves filled with an assortment of books for your enjoyment. U-verse High Speed internet is also available, providing Netflix for movies and Pandora for music...also connect any of your devices as well. The dining room provides a lovely space featuring built in cabinets and wonderful lighting from the many windows. From the front porch, you can get a bit of a view of downtown Sonora and it is a great place to enjoy a morning cup of coffee or an evening glass of wine. One bedroom has a queen bed and the second bedroom has two twin beds...both rooms offer TV's. The laundry room, off of the kitchen, providing a washer and dryer. This home features street parking, with a short set of steps up to the front entrance. During the summer, the Sonora 'warm Indian summer nights' can be quite spectacular.
Location, Location, Location. The home is a lovely 5 min. walk to the heart of town where you will have many choices of wonderful restaurants, coffee shops, shopping and specialty boutiques as well as many antique stores. Downtown Sonora also offers the incredible Stage 3 Theater where you can enjoy an outstanding play. You can visit the local Historical Museum to learn about Sonora's colorful gold country history. Every Saturday morning, May thru October, stroll down to the Farmers Market and take home organic produce, baked goods and local crafts. March thru December Central Sierra Arts Council has their '2nd Saturday Arts Night' where downtown art galleries, shops and eateries celebrate the arts. In the winter you are above the fog and close enough for an afternoon of skiing at two different resorts, Dodge Ridge or Bear Valley.
With so many fun destinations and adventures close by, I truly believe choosing this comfy home for your vacation stay in Sonora will be Perfect! (City Permit #TI-0006)
Another wonderful feature of this home is the convenient location, as a 'hub' to many incredible destinations
*Yosemite National Park...(1hr to the entrance gate)
*In the summer you can ride our Historic 49 Trolley bus between three of our gold rush towns: Jamestown, Sonora and Columbia.
*Sonora with it’s shopping, dining, theater
*Columbia State Park which is a preserved gold rush era town...(12 min. drive)
*Jamestown's Historic Railtown State park is called 'the most photographed railroad in the world.' 'Petticoat Junction,' 'The Wild, Wild West,' 'High Noon,' 'The Virginian,' and 'Unforgiven' were all filmed here. Recently, movie crews produced the railroad sequences in 'Back to the Future Part III'...(10 min. drive)
*Tuolumne’s Black Oak Casino offers the 5 star “Seven Sisters” restaurant for fine dinning and the Willow Lounge for some 'free' live music...(15 min. drive)
*For large lakes we have New Melones, Don Pedro and Tulloch (15-25 min. drive)
*Pinecrest Lake is surrounded by pine trees, granite rocks and rustic cabins is a beautiful lake to hike around, kayak on or enjoy relaxing on the beach with a picnic...(40 min. drive)
*Kennedy Meadows, 20 minutes past Pinecrest, you can horseback ride or hike into the Emigrant Wilderness.
*Day trip to the town of Murphys and stop on the way at Moaning Caverns to enter the caves or take a zip line adventure.
*Once in Murphy's, you'll find many great stores, eateries and amazing wine tasting rooms. In fact Murphy's has become known as “Little Napa” because of their many beautiful wineries.
*While in Murphy's visit Ironstone Winery which offers a great venue for a Summer Concert series and in their museum view the largest Crystalline Gold Leaf specimen in the world. Weighing forty-four pounds...(25 min. drive)
*Calaveras Big Trees State Park “up the hill” from Murphys (10 min) is magnificent! Hike in the famous North Grove of giant sequoias trees.
Member since: 2012
- 1000 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Pets Not Allowed
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- DVD Player
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Gambling Casinos
- Miniature Golf
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Freshwater Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Room
- Seating for 6 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Coffee Maker:
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- Ice Maker
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- Deck / Patio:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Nov 23 - Nov 27, 2016
2 night min stay
Dec 23 - Dec 27, 2016
3 night min stay
Dec 30 - Jan 2, 2017
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Linens/Profess.Cleaning $90
- Refundable Damage Deposit $250
- Tax Rate 10%
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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San Francisco International airport(133 miles)
Sacramento International airport (117 miles)
Oakland International airport(120 miles)
San Jose International airport(126 miles)
Yosemite Nation Park: 1hr to front gate.
Columbia State Park: 12 min.
Railtown 1897 State Park: 10 min.
Black Oak Casino: 15 min.
New Melones, Lake Don Pedro and Lake Tulloch: 15-20 min.
Pinecrest Lake: 40 min.
Kennedy Meadows: 60 min.
Murphy's/Ironstone Winery: 25 min.
Calaveras Big Trees: 35 min
Year Purchased: 1998
About the owner: Hi my name is Christina I have worked independently for 22yrs as a hair stylist in downtown. In my spare time I volunteer with Tuolumne Co. Sheriff's SAR (search and rescue) . I invite you to visit Sonora and see the many reasons why I feel it's a truly lovely community.
Why the Owner Chose Sonora, CA, USA:
In 1980 I moved to Sonora from San Diego Co. Though I missed the ocean and beaches, I quickly fell in love with the beauty and tranquility that Tuolumne Co. offered. I attended the local community college, set up my business and started putting down roots. The next step was a home. When I found my bungalow I feel instantly in love with it. It is the perfect place to come to at the end of the day, be it work or play!
The Unique Benefits at this Bungalow:
Being downtown is such a treat. Walking to restaurants, wine bars, theater. I am so proud to offer my home as a romantic vacation retreat or family get away. I know you will love to stay here for a long weekend or an extended stay. You'll find plenty to do – or maybe you'd just like breakfast in bed!
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Stairs leading up to the front porch and door.
Living room offers a great flat screen TV with a Sound Bar! Comfy chair!
Living room couch and coffee table.
View from the dinning room into the living room.
Gas stove and oven with microwave above it. Assortment of cookbooks!
Queen bedroom with comfy bedding!
Bathroom with shower/tub combination.
Twin bedroom with armoire and flat screen TV.
Back slate patio with table and chairs.
View up Washington Street downtown Sonora. Iconic Red Church in background..
Columbia State Park- Circa 1850's..
Railtown State Park.
Relax on the front porch with a cup of coffee or a lovely glass of wine!
Comfy couch, coffee table and leather bench for additional seating.
Dinning room with table that will seat 6 plus counter with two bar stools.
Fully stocked kitchen with Bosch dishwasher and stainless steal refrigerator.
Queen bedroom with two dressers
Bedroom with two twin beds.
Bathroom with shower and tub
Slate patio with table and chairs. Also features a gas BBQ.
Farmers Market Saturday mornings..
Columbia State Park stagecoach rides, old time photo's, candy kitchen.
View of Pinecrest Lake. Hike, swim, boat, fish, relax. Beautiful 40 minute drive
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Thursday, October 27, 2016
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