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Last updated: 07/23/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description



Mariposa Ridge Retreat is a ten-acre hilltop home with panoramic views of the seasonal snow capped peaks in Yosemite and the quaint village below. Located just 1.5 miles outside of the historic Gold mining County seat of Mariposa, the 'Mother of California's Counties.' We are 38 miles from Yosemite National Park, and just ten minutes from the Merced River which winds along Highway 140 for 23 miles into the Park. One of the most scenic drives on the planet. Don't miss the river drive into YOSEMITE!
The home was built in 2005 and features a King Suite, a Queen bedroom and two full-size double beds in the third bedroom. There are extra twin futons & bedding for a small upcharge. There are two full baths. The master has a larger soaking tub. There is a 500 square foot deck with six foot circular HOT SPRINGS Spa overlooking the Mariposa Valley along with picnic table, umbrella and a charcoal barbecue. The water comes from a deep mountain well fed by year-round Sierra snowpack. Roam the ten hilltop acres along with deer and wild Sierra birds.
Bring your clothes and food (linens and towels are provided) and come home to peaceful mountain air and escape the rat race below. (Mariposa is the ONLY California County without a single Traffic Light!). PLEASE NOTE: Check-in at 3pm day of arrival and Check-out at 11 am. Be sure to visit our website for complete info.

Driving directions, parking instruction, home access information are given after full payment and picture ID is received. Our property information can be found at vrbo.com/90993. Call our business contact phone at (805)438-4444.
Big holidays are 3 night minimums to accommodate our cleaning service.
(We reserve the right to refuse a booking for any reason; we have patrol service for security)

Keywords: Hilltop Home

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Property Type

  • Chateau / Country House
  • 1425 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    You must be 25 years or more to rent our home...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Pets must be house broken. There is a deck & laundry room that can accomodate them during the night. Caution: there are wild animals, ticks, snakes and predatory birds. Animals are not allowed on furniture....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • WIFI is available for free at some of the local establishments in town. Verizon works well with cell phones. The higher tech phones can fetch emails. There is no on site computer at this time....moreless

Entertainment

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    The Sierra Mountains are visible from our deck....moreless

  • Rural:

    This is a ten acre rural mountain property....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Fireplace:

    Electric plug-in...safe for children....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    We have a cleanout and plugin and water for RV...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    Savourys can cater small receptions at our home...209 966 7677...moreless

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    iron & board, crock pot...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.7
from 34 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
spring/summer
Apr 1 - Oct 31, 2016
2 night min stay
$199
$1,300
fall/winter
Nov 1 - Mar 31, 2017
2 night min stay
$169
$1,163
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$169

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $15
  • cleaning fee $100
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $100
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

Rates are subject to change.

Payment thru VRBO secure website or contact the owner direct @ 805 438 4444 if you wish to pay by check


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 07/23/2016
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Location

75 Miles
Nearest Airport
Fresno/Yosemite
3 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Gold Coin
35 Miles
Nearest Train
Merced
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Savourys

Car: Recommended

There is a zip line at the edge of town and it has 7 runs and is an absolute blast for the entire family...209 742 3493...ask for Brian or Vicki and tell them Steve & Sue sent you...!!!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: We built Mariposa Ridge Retreat as our vacation home and have had a wonderful 9 years meeting and greeting folks from all over the world...we spend a few days each month 'getting away from' our everyday work schedule...our main home is in Santa Margarita, Ca. a few miles north of San Luis Obispo.

Why the Owner Chose Mariposa, CA, USA:
We fell in love with area...it is so beautiful and peaceful.

The Unique Benefits at this Chateau / Country House:
Decompress from stress, rest, peacefulness, fresh air, serenity.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Links to more information:

 

Photos

  • Hilltop view west south to Mariposa

    Hilltop view west south to Mariposa

  • Relax in the cool mountain air

    Relax in the cool mountain air

  • master bed and bath with soaking tub

    master bed and bath with soaking tub

  • 500 Sq.Ft. Deck with Hot Spring Spa and Bar-B-Q

    500 Sq.Ft. Deck with Hot Spring Spa and Bar-B-Q

  • Winter view South Hwy 49 North from Mariposa Ridge Retreat

    Winter view South Hwy 49 North from Mariposa Ridge Retreat

  • View from the hilltop looking South in Winter at Mariposa Ridge Retreat

    View from the hilltop looking South in Winter at Mariposa Ridge Retreat

  • fall view from deck

    fall view from deck

  • Cal King master bedroom

    Cal King master bedroom

  • queen bed

    queen bed

  • Fully equipped kitchen for great family feeds

    Fully equipped kitchen for great family feeds

  • electric fireplace in living room

    electric fireplace in living room

  • Come and enjoy natures glory at Mariposa Ridge Retreat

    Come and enjoy natures glory at Mariposa Ridge Retreat

  • BBQ at rest in the wintertime at Mariposa Ridge Retreat

    BBQ at rest in the wintertime at Mariposa Ridge Retreat

  • Wild turkeys in the front yard brush near house....deer,rabbits, & BIRDS GALORE

    Wild turkeys in the front yard brush near house....deer,rabbits, & BIRDS GALORE

  • Bridalveil Falls just 45 minutes from Mariposa Ridge retreat

    Bridalveil Falls just 45 minutes from Mariposa Ridge retreat

VRBO #90993

This listing was first published here in 2006.

Date last modified - Wednesday, July 27, 2016

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(805) 438-4444 (California, USA)

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