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3 Br 3 Ba Spacious Townhome - The Ideal Mountain Retreat!

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 1 - 5 nights


About the property

3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms (Sleeps 8 or 9 dependent on size of children)

Furnished for comfort with all the luxuries and amenities you want in a vacation, enjoy Mammoth at our mountain inspired town home.

Comfy beds, pillows, linens, and flat screen TVs furnish each of three bedrooms. No sagging mattresses; no squeaky box springs. With brand new heaters, digital thermostats, humidifiers and plenty of blankets, you'll feel extra cozy even on cold dry evenings. Feel the open space and natural beauty of the Sierras as each bedroom has spectacular views of Mammoth -- trees and mountains -- not the neighbors or a parking lot like many rentals. There is even a brand new queen sleeping sofa that promises a good night's rest. Three full bathrooms offer plenty of privacy and a new extra large water heater ensures plenty of hot showers.

Enjoy relaxing under cedar cathedral ceilings on the spacious L-shaped living room sofa. Equipped with a state-of-the-art surround sound entertainment system, 1080p LCD flat screen with Amazon Firestick (free Amazon Prime, HBO, Showtime, and more) PS3 Blue Ray DVD player, Chromecast, and wireless streaming to the stereo. You can kick back and watch a movie, or enjoy music and a toasty fire. Feel free to enjoy our DVD/Gaming library and old-school board games. Free WiFi Internet, movie channels and cable TV are available throughout so staying connected is simple and fast.

The large dining room table seats 10 comfortably and there is a breakfast bar with stools for the quick breakfast or coffee. With a fully stocked kitchen (microwave, coffee maker, electric water kettle, toaster, crock-pot, utensils) you have all the equipment necessary to make a sandwich or cook a gourmet meal.

The balcony has reclining Adirondack chairs and a beautiful view of the Sherwin range. After a fun filled day outside, store all your gear in our private ski/fishing closet and then relax in the Jacuzzi or sauna mere steps away. In the summer, lounge poolside and have a refreshing swim.

There is a washer and dryer located within the townhouse that is welcome to all guests staying 5 days or more.

The Woodlands is centrally located to everything. The walk to town, supermarket, and movies are only 6 blocks away. The free red line ski/town shuttle stop is right across the street. Biking, walking paths, the Sierra Star golf course, a sledding hill for the kids, and open meadow for dogs or star gazing are all, literally, right outside the front door.

Wishing we could spend all our time up at the Woodlands, we created a very special, relaxing, and cozy home that we know you will enjoy as much as we do.

Rates do vary per season. Just send us your inquiry and we'll get back to you quickly with a full quote that includes taxes and cleaning. Look forward to sharing our love of Mammoth.

-Brad and Sharon

The Kraus Haus

Mammoth Tax Certificate #6617

More Details

Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 22, 2017

About Owner

Sharon and I live in Los Angeles and have always shared a love of the great outdoors. Sharon is a doctor and I'm in finance. Mammoth is the perfect place for us year round. A matter of fact, Sharon sometimes works up at the Mammoth hospital. Look forward to sharing it all with you. - Brad

Owner purchased this townhome in 2012

Why Owner chose Mammoth Mountain

Having spent many years in Mammoth, we decided to buy and remodel our townhouse last year because we couldn't resist the ideal location and spacious layout. Views, cathedral loft ceilings, and 3 bedroom/3 bath allows lots of room and total privacy for the whole family. The Woodlands complex, in our opinion, is one of the best Mammoth has to offer. Beautiful landscaping with lots of trees and flowers, pool, jacuzzi, and sauna. It has it all.


Mammoth Lakes Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ski-In ...
  • Village ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • A brand new extra large water heater has been installed to make sure there is plenty of hot showers for everyone
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king
    3rd floor King Room - 1 king
    1st floor bedroom - 1 queen
  • The Master Bedroom has king size bed and adjoining bathroom. 3rd floor King Room and 1st Floor bedroom each have their own baths. There is a brand new Queen size sleeper sofa in the living room. Additionally, a full size sleeping mattress located in the 1st floor bedroom closet with linens. The house can sleep 8 adults and 2 children comfortably.
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
  • Sauna
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis


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3 Br 3 Ba Spacious Townhome - The Ideal Mountain Retreat!
average rating of 4.774194 based on 31 reviews

A beautiful property that exceeded my expectations.

  • 5 of 5

Thanks so much Brad and Sharon! The Kraus Haus made for a great final weekend skiing in Mammoth. The property was wonderful, it's convenient location led to a pleasant Saturday evening walk to dinner at Roberto's, and the hot tub that is a short walk from out the front door of the unit made for the perfect chance to relax after a day on the mountain.

  • Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Nothing better than exceeding expectations! Thanks so much for your thoughts. We love our mountain home and earnestly try to keep it modern with a rustic cabin charm since we use it quite a bit ourselves.
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Nice and clean property...

  • 5 of 5

Although there is a grill available to use at the pool area...we wish we had a grill on the balcony like some neighbors did, would've been much more convenient...overall nice property, very close to a grocery store...

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you had a great stay Gohar. We did once have a grill on the patio but unfortunately had too many accidents resulting in damage and near fire. We feel that the 2 grills located at the pool area are a much safer course of action for both guests and ourselves. Hope to see you again next summer.
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Great stay, comfortable unit

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay and really enjoyed the patio deck to sit and relax. The unit is very well stocked with anything you might need. Beds were comfortable and everything was in good working order. We would stay here again!

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful condo will definitely be back for another getaway! Thanks Brad and Sharon!

  • 4 of 5

Great stay at the Kraus House! All the comforts of home, nice beds, great layout and very clean. We will definitely be returning for another stay. The only problem was they are in the process of replacing a main water line within the complex. Parking was inaccessible because of construction fences and equipment.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the nice review Deb. Again, we are so sorry about the parking inconvenience because of the construction. Be sure to remind me when you book again because we always give 10% off the nightly rate for our return guests. I hope the wedding was beautiful. Best, Brad, Sharon, and Teddy.
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Clean and spacious! Everything we needed for a family retreat

  • 5 of 5

My family and I, including two dogs stayed at the Kraus house for July 4th weekend. Brad was quick to respond and was very accommodating to our requests. The condo was extremely spacious for eight adults, well stocked, clean, and the dining table was perfect for family dinners! The location was also a perfect walk to our favorite breakfast place: The Stove. I highly recommend this condo for a wonderful mountain getaway. We would definitely love to book it again in the future!

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Location! Very comfortable!

  • 5 of 5

Had a wonderful stay at the Kraus Haus! Nicely appointed (has a Kindle Fire Stick and fun family games) and very spacious. Close to the redline and easy walk to restaurants, the market and shopping. Great communication with owner. Would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Mammoth Lakes Townhome Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Jul 5 2017 - Aug 31 2017
1 night minimum stay
Labor Day
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 3 2017
3 night minimum stay
Sep 4 2017 - Nov 21 2017
1 night minimum stay
Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 25 2017
3 night minimum stay
Early Winter Ski Season
Nov 26 2017 - Dec 14 2017
1 night minimum stay
Early Xmas Holiday
Dec 15 2017 - Dec 20 2017
2 night minimum stay
Christman-New Year Holiday
Dec 21 2017 - Jan 6 2018
5 night minimum stay
Winter Ski Season
Jan 7 2018 - Jan 11 2018
1 night minimum stay
MLK Holiday
Jan 12 2018 - Jan 14 2018
3 night minimum stay
Mid Winter Ski Season
Jan 15 2018 - Feb 15 2018
1 night minimum stay
Presidents Weekend
Feb 16 2018 - Feb 18 2018
3 night minimum stay
Spring Skiing
Feb 19 2018 - Apr 1 2019
1 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $175
Pet Fee $75
Damage Insurance $59

We are happy to accept checks or Paypal for payment or damage deposit. You need not pay by credit card.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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