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Comfortable Quiet Cabin In A Quaint Mountain Town

Bedrooms 3
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Minimum Stay
3 nights

About the property

3 Bedroom, 1 Bath With Mountain Views, Close To Town

Two story split level upper level with fully furnished kitchen, bathroom with tub, upstairs bedroom with pillowtop queen bed , large living/dining area with a deck access and fireplace. TV WiFi ceiling fan.

Downstairs there is a bedroom with full bed and a large room with queen bed, queen futon and wood stove. The house is serene and comfortable.

The house sits on a quiet frontage road and sits back from Highway 49. The convenience of being in town with the privacy of a back road. Parking enough for a a couple cars, trailer or boat.

Property Manager
Mary Davey
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 10, 2017

About Mary Davey

I built the cabin (house) for my parents starting in 1968, added the two story addition in 1974. When my parents passed away in the late 90's, my two brothers and I purchased the house from the estate. In 2010, I remodeled replacing the deck, all new outside siding, double pane windows textured and painted the interior and added internet.

Mary Davey purchased this cabin in 1963

Why Mary Davey chose Gold Country & High Sierra

My father first visited this area in the 30's and we started vacationing here in the early 60's. My mother purchased the property during a bridge game and I started construction in 1968.

What makes this cabin unique

Set back from the road with plenty of parking, quiet mountain setting and comfortable beds. Small steam runs through the property and it is a short walk to the town. The cabin is within walking distance of the Yuba River and the Pacific Crest Trail. The Lakes Basin Area is a 6 mile drive. Downieville is 12 miles South on Highway 49 .


Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(13 traveler reviews)

Comfortable Quiet Cabin In A Quaint Mountain Town
average rating of 4.6153846 based on 13 reviews

We loved the Labadie Cabin!

  • 5 of 5

We had such a great time spending Christmas here. The snow outside and the warm fire inside made for a great getaway! We'll be back!

  • Submitted: Dec 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Relaxing and comfortable!

  • 5 of 5

Truly enjoyed this very quiet cabin with comfortable beds and a gorgeous deck overlooking the mountains. We enjoyed bbqing, cooking in the well stocked kitchen and a nice fire pit at the end of the evening. Convenient location with a short walk to town and a very accommodating owner who guided us to dinner and hike recommendations. There is Internet access and cable for those that can't unplug as well. We will definitely rent this cabin again.

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Diego

Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

We booked this lovely rustic cabin for our girls weekend and it couldn't have been better! Beautiful, peaceful location nestled in the trees with a gorgeous view from the deck. Very comfortable beds, nice flat screen tv, open floor plan so we could chat from the kitchen to the living room, all the kitchen amenities, a short walk to town... this place rocks! We plan to return yearly!!

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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El Cerrito, CA

Nice spot in the woods in Sierra City

  • 4 of 5

This is a quiet, private, well-lived-in place in the woods on the edge of town. A bit dark in the kitchen with minimal counter space but we did fine with our cooking and especially enjoyed eating on the spacious back deck that has a fabulous view across the north end of town to the hills beyond. Wished there was a screen door with the slider to allow us to keep that door open. Very comfortable living room with recliners and overhead fan for the hot weather. Also liked sitting on the front deck under the trees. The Gone Fishing house was a great place to come home to after a day hiking and swimming in the Lake Basin. Enjoyed the walk to the saloon in town for drinks and hanging with the locals.

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A home away from jome

  • 4 of 5

We had a very pleasant week at the Gone Fishin' cabin in Sierra City. Close to hiking trails, waterfalls, lakes, and nice to come back after a full day to a warm shower and bed.

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Cozy cabin in a beautiful area

  • 4 of 5

Loved our stay in Sierra City. Very cozy cabin in a great location to use as comfortable home base. There were so many things to do nearby: Yuba River fishing, boat rentals at Sardine Lake, swimming at Sand Pond, hiking, wildflowers, day trips to Downieville, Sierra Valley, and Graeagle. Sierra Buttes and Lakes Basin area is so beautiful, so much more to explore, we will definitely come back.

  • Submitted: May 25, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: necessary

Scenic Mountain town with access to hiking, biking fishing, swimming, golf, boating . Winter activities include snowmobiling , cross country skiing, small town activities festivals and fundraisers. Beautiful scenic views. Mountain biking. Photographers paradise, historical Gold Country town. The seasonal changes here require 4 visits a year. It is fabulous.

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Rates & Availability

Sierra City Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Dec 28 2016 - Mar 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning $125
Tax Rate 10.0%

Base rate is for a couple $25/night additional charge for each additional bed used (2 couples $175/night, 3 couple $200/night additional cleaning fee of $25 applies for each additional bed used if more than 1 bed used per couple

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Sierra City Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1120 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Bedroom 1 upstairs Bedroom 2 downstairs Bedroom 3 downstairs larger room with wood stove
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Cleaning fee is $100 minimum for 1 bed, each additional bed used is $25 additional for cleaning fee Renter is responsible for washing their dishes Garbage may be left in provided bags inside the house (left outside the bears may come visiting) Check out time is 10 AM unless previous arrangements have been made, check with Mary for details

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