Take a Break from the Hectic Life and Discovery the Tranquility of the Country.(28 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-3 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths
During the winter months, warm up with the wood burning stove and standard gas heating. During the summer months, cool off with air conditioned rooms and ceiling fans.
Relax on the deck, which has a barbecue grill and seating to enjoy nature at its finest.
For entertainment, we have a large flat screen TV with Apple TV, Netflix and Direct TV with all the premium channels. In addition, there is a Blueray DVD player with a vast collection of DVDs. High speed Wifi is available so you can stay connected to the outside world if you want. Otherwise, turn off those devices and listen to sound of the wind in the trees.
The guests will have access to the entire house and 11 acres of property.
You will be greeted at the log home by your host at check-in and shown around the property. At that time, we will be happy to recommend local activities and attractions. We will leave you with our contact information in case you have any questions or concerns. Otherwise, you may enjoy the house to yourselves the rest of the time!
Mariposa is a quaint historic town located 20 minutes away from the property. The town has wonderful restaurants and bars. You'll find interesting shopping, including antiques and western/cowboy themed memorabilia.
Located mid way between the towns of Oakhurst and Mariposa off Hwy 49.
In either town there are large grocery stores and restaurants.
45 minutes away from with the El Portal or Mariposa Grove entrances to the magnificent Yosemite National Park.
30 minutes to Bass Lake, which is renowned for excellent fishing, hiking trails and warm waters. Wake borders flock to Bass Lake throughout the spring and summer as do boater, water skiers, paddle boarders, wave runner enthusiasts and more.
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Member since: 2013
- 1650 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 6
- Events Allowed
We charge an extra $25 for the first pet, then $15 per additional pet. This charge is due to additional cleanup that may be required.If you go for walks, take a bag to remove droppings. Do not allow pets on beds as fur is difficult to clean. In Yosemite, pets must be on leash and only taken on paved Valley floor trails. ...moreless
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 5-6
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom
- DVD Player
- Music Library
- Satellite / Cable:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Equestrian Events
- Freshwater Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Rock Climbing
- Water Tubing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Coffee Maker:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Deck / Patio
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Lawn / Garden:
- Outdoor Grill:
Ski & Snowboard:
As the original Northern California ski area, Badger Pass has been a favorite for generations of families. Unpretentious, friendly and affordable, Badger Pass ski area offers a unique and stress-free ...moreless
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Jul 1 - Jul 5, 2017
3 night min stay
Rates are based on 5 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Pet Fee $25 + tax
- Cleaning $100
- Tax Rate 11%
Manager's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Yosemite is one of the most beautiful places on this planet and a visit there will be a life changing experience. Besides the Valley floor where most visitors go first, there are so many spots away from the crowds to explore.
Year Purchased: 2001
About: Originally from upstate New York, I moved to San Francisco in my 20's and lived there for 18 years. I had quite an exciting life in the city but in my 40's realized I needed a change from big-city living, which brought me to the beautiful mountains of Mariposa. I was trained as a french chef and love to talk about anything food related. Some of my other interests include photography, horseback riding, white water rafting, hiking, off-roading and most importantly...spending time with my family :)
Why Mariposa, CA, USA:
My father was traveling to Yosemite and made a wrong turn ... or should we say right turn. He found the area so charming that he called a real estate company and returned the following month to check out properties. He fell in love with this log cabin and the rest is history.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Located on eleven acres this cabin gives you plenty of privacy with all the comforts and style you would expect from a modern lifestyle.
- Primary: 415-412-6900
- Secondary: +1 2097426599 Home Number ... Richard
Front view of Shanks' Log Home in the Woods
Back porch with BBQ grill.
Great room with flat screen TV
Fully equipped gourmet kitchen
Bedroom 2 with queen size bed
Living room with wood fire stove.
Bathroom 1 with shower bench and slate tiling
Bathroom 2 with no shower
Backyard with 2 seated wooden swing
Towering trees throughout the property
Front porch with custom hand-carved wooden rocking chairs.
Dining area with custom hand-carved wooden furniture.
Bedroom 1 with king size bed
Small loft with full size mattress
Bathroom 1 with shower
Bathroom 1 with 2 shower heads
Bridge on the property
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Sunday, April 30, 2017
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