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River Front Mountain Cabin with Views!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
cabin
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
2 - 4 nights

About the property

2 Bedroom. 2 Bathroom, 6 Sleeps

Whether you enjoy outdoor activities or just want to relax on our deck overlooking the river, you will love this place. Hike the trails nearby, swim, kayak, and picnic at one of many beautiful mountain lakes, gaze at the Sierra Buttes, fish and enjoy the local swimming holes on the Yuba River, or just relax with a view of the river and the Tahoe National Forest. Perfect for a family vacation or group of friends. Great for tele-commuting with a view -- if your boss will let you!

During winter it's a great location to avoid the crowds of the Tahoe area and is great for cross country skiing, snow shoeing, snowmobiling, or sledding with the family. Or just relax by the cozy fire. Borrow our snowshoes and poles or our sled and have some fun.

New: you may borrow our kayak to enjoy on the lakes nearby (not the river). Fits two adults and a child or dog. Please arrange for kayak ahead of time if interested.

Enjoy time on the river side deck, fish on the river below, and sleep to the relaxing sound of the river. Enjoy the restaurants in the picturesque mining town of Sierra City or Downieville or buy groceries at the local Country Store and cook or barbecue at the cabin. Ride your bikes around town, ride the single tracks on your mountain bike, or ride your road bike up Gold Lake Road along many gorgeous lakes.

Check out our low weekly pricing - may be better to spend a week - there is lots of see and do in the area. Telecommute from the cabin for a few days while the rest of your family enjoys a longer vacation.

There are two bedrooms and two full bathrooms. One king bed, one queen bed, and a queen size air mattress that can go in either room or the living room. One bathroom has a shower, the other has both a bathtub and a shower. The second bedroom has a private entrance to the hall bathroom. There is access to the entire house, except the garage. Living space is about 1200 square feet.

The TV is set up with a ROKU box and both Netflix and Amazon Prime Video subscriptions so you can enjoy great movies, TV shows, news, weather, and music. There is no cable TV. Plug your iPod or other music player to the stereo system or the available portable iPod player. DVD, VHS, CD, and Cassette players are also available.

You are welcome to use the gas barbecue on the back deck facing the river and the washer and dryer in the hall bath. Connect your phones and laptops to our WiFi network for fast internet connectivity.

Guests have access to the whole cabin, except the garage.

Note: For holidays or weekends from June to October we have a 3 night minimum (unless there are only 2 nights available in the calendar)

In cases where we have another guest checking in or out on the same day, I need to check our housekeeper's schedule before confirming your reservation request. If our housekeeper's schedule requires a later check-in time or earlier checkout time, I will check with you before confirming your booking. Sorry for this inconvenience. On the positive side, we often have flexible checkin/checkout times if our housekeeper's schedule allows it.

The cabin, including its decor, is from the 60s. Most of our guests appreciate the "vintage" look. Just note it's not a modern home. We don't have a dishwasher or a garbage disposal.

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Note: It's most convenient if you pay with a credit card on the VRBO/Homeaway website. VRBO/Homeaway has just started charging guests a "Service Fee" when you pay on the VRBO/Homeaway website. If you prefer other payment options (Paypal, Credit Card via Square, check) we can accommodate this but in those cases we ask that you make your entire payment when you book, not in two payments. Just let me know.

More Details

Owner
Francisco
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 21, 2017

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(19 traveler reviews)

River Front Mountain Cabin with Views!
average rating of 5.0 based on 19 reviews
5

Absolutely wonderful vacation

  • 5 of 5

I found this online and really didn't know what to expect. Couldn't have been more pleased. Beautiful area and house was very comfortable. Hope to go again.

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wish I was still there!

  • 5 of 5

The river front cabin was better than advertised. Location, location, location. The back deck, where we ate all our meals, hangs out over the South Fork of the Yuba River, which makes a wonderful rushing river sound and is beautiful to look at. At sunset, though, it was best to sit out on the front deck and look up at the top of the Sierra Buttes turning gold as the sun went down.

The cabin is 10 minutes from the Sardine Lakes, and only a few more minutes from many beautiful lakes a few miles further up the road. The lakes area was great for hiking, boating and fishing. We played golf at a couple of courses in Graeagle, which is about 30 minutes from the cabin. The "Dragon" course at Nakoma resort was quite challenging. We went down river from the cabin to fish the Yuba River and caught a good-sized trout just below Downieville.

The cabin was quiet, peaceful and relaxing. No neighbors around during our stay. We walked up the road and fished the creek, cooled off in the river, and checked out brilliant star shows at night.

If you want to relax and get off the beaten path for a while, this is the place to do it.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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5

Very comfy and welcoming!

  • 5 of 5

Our small group settled in for the weekend of the Classic and we couldn't have picked a better base for our weekend. A kitchen full of all the small sundries you always forget and a wonderful bottle of wine were there to greet us when we walked in the door. Comfortable beds, warm showers and plenty of clean linens were available. We will stay here again!

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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5

Perfect location and just the right amount of space for 3/4 people.

  • 5 of 5

The house has an attractive curb appeal with the log cabin design. A roomy kitchen and living space along with a huge deck makes this house very comfortable. It sits right next to the Yuba River where Birders can possibly see Dipper in the fast flowing current while you listen to the rush of the river.

The two bedrooms, each with it's own bathroom and shower/bath, makes it perfect for 4 people. The kitchen was fully stocked so we did not need to

bring a lot of kitchen items and the gas barbecue worked like a dream. The house sits in a neighborhood that is well known by birders for being one of

the top 5 spots for birding along Hwy. 49-we were not disappointed. We hope to be back in the coming years. Kathy

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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5

Such a great cabin!

  • 5 of 5

Spent a long weekend in the off season, had the entire neighborhood to ourselves! The cabin was so comfortable and Francisco was very helpful with our stay. The river view from the back deck was spectacular! We brought our dog with us and enjoyed the walks up river with him. Snow was only about ten minutes up the road. Looking forward to staying at the cabin again!

  • Submitted: Mar 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
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5

Perfect Stay

  • 5 of 5

Great property, great communication with owner, we were able to use sleds provided with owners and got a lot of background recommendations from him that sweetened our stay. Will definitely be back.

  • Submitted: Feb 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
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Rates & Availability

Sierra City Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
President's day 2017
Feb 17 2017 - Feb 19 2017
3 night minimum stay
$229
$1,300
 
 
Summer1 2017
May 26 2017 - Jun 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
$219
From
$229
Fri,Sat
$1,350
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
4th of July 2017
Jun 30 2017 - Jul 8 2017
4 night minimum stay
$239
$1,400
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer2 2017
Jul 9 2017 - Aug 2 2017
3 night minimum stay
$219
From
$229
Fri,Sat
$1,350
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
Bike Race Weekend
Aug 3 2017 - Aug 6 2017
4 night minimum stay
$239
$1,400
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer 3
Aug 7 2017 - Sep 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$219
From
$229
Fri,Sat
$1,350
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$199
From
$219
Fri,Sat
$1,250
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $75
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 10.0%

No smoking
House trained dogs welcome, but no other pets. Please clean after your dog
No use of the fireplace during summer
Do not leave any garbage or food outside the cabin
Do not leave any food behind
Please review the cabin manual and our things to do guide to ensure a most pleasant stay

Owner'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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Amenities

Sierra City Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ski-In ...
  • Ski-Out ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:

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