New Large Scenic Vacation Home with View of the River(5 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3-7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
3 Bedroom, 2.5 Bath House, Comfortable accommodations up to 10
The William Downie Manor, site of Downieville's first house (1849) is a newly constructed large, 3 bedrooms, 2.5 Bath home overlooking the Downie River. Large Kitchen with granite tile, stainless steel appliances. Formal dining and bar seating. Living room has sleeper sofa. Master bath spa tub and granite shower. Private upper deck, front deck seating area and BBQ. Sleeps up to 10 persons comfortably. Free Wifi & Verizon cell phone service. Located two blocks walking distance to town center. Peak/off-peak season weekly rates. 503 Main St. Book your vacation in this beautiful home!
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Member since: 2013
- 1800 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Events Allowed
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- OUTDOOR DINING TABLE AND CHAIRS LOUNGE CHAIRS
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Rock Climbing
- Water Tubing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Coffee Maker
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jul 2 - Jul 8, 2017
7 night min stay
Aug 2 - Aug 7, 2017
5 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Rates are based on 8 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
- CLEANING $120
- Tax Rate 10%
PERSONAL TOILETRIES, COFFEE, AND LAUNDRY SOAP ARE NOT PROVIDED. NO PETS! IF YOU BRING A PET, YOU WILL BE ASKED TO FORFEIT YOUR RENTAL AND IT IS NOT REFUNDABLE.
PLEASE CONSIDER DAMAGE PROTECTION. THIS IS A NEW HOME.
Manager's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Year Purchased: 2010
About: 'Major' William H. Downie, a renowned gold prospector, recognized as the founder of Downieville, California.As the first house built in the area, this was a rustic log cabin situated high above the river. It is by virtue of this structure that Downie claimed to be the founder of Downieville. He was said to have offered a coffee can full of gold if they would name the town after him.
Why Downieville, CA, USA:
A destructive fire in the early 2000, claimed Downie's original cabin site. Happily, a new house has recently been completed on the site and is available for short term rental. You can experience the beauty and serenity which William Downie recounted in his memoirs. 'The scene that burst upon us was one of marvelous beauty and after these many years, it still lays before me like a lovely panorama in my recollection of the moment I first saw it.'
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Walk to town, steps to the river. Available All Year. River view bedrooms, pillow top queen beds. Granite and marble tile full baths. Whirlpool Tub. Spacious kitchen, breakfast bar, dining and living area. Full, pull-out sofa bed. Relaxing river view on private deck. Large patio space available for special events.
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FULLY EQUIPPED KITCHEN
MASTER BEDROOM ACCESS TO PRIVATE DECK
MASTER BEDROOM WHIRLPOOL BATH
QUEEN BEDROOM A
QUEEN BEDROOM B
SHARED UPSTAIRS BATH
HISTORIC PLAQUE OF WILLIAM DOWNIE
SPACIOUS KITCHEN, STAINLESS STEEL APPLICIANCES GRANITE TOPS
GRANITE BREAKFAST BAR
MASTER BEDROOM UPPER PRIVATE SUN AND STARS DECK
KING SIZE BED MASTER
BOTH BATHROOMS DOUBLE SINKS
QUEEN BEDROOM B
GUEST BATH DOWNSTAIRS
GRANITE BATHS AND SHOWERS
DOWNIE MANOR 503 MAIN
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Monday, February 20, 2017
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