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TWAIN HARTE 4 SEASONS RESORT - LAKE PRIVILEGES

Mary Dearborn

Advertiser since: 2013
Call Manager
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Speaks: english
Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Mary Dearborn

Advertiser since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 20, 2014
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TWAIN HARTE 4 SEASONS RESORT - LAKE PRIVILEGES

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

Twain Harte House Rental Photos and Description

3 full bathrooms, 2 bedrooms, 2 lofts, 2 sleeper sofas

This 3800 sq ft. three story home on an acre of land has a wonderful mountain cabin look and feel that has been updated with modern amenities to make your stay convenient and comfortable.

In summer, have a barbecue, sunbathe, enjoy happy hour and dine on the rear deck, or read a book in the front deck all under the tall pines.

We have books to read, games to play, basketball, foosball, ping pong all to entertain you. Or if you prefer relax and take a snooze in the hammock out back.

For swimming, sunning, and socializing you will want to spend time at beautiful Twain Harte Lake. You have LAKE PRIVILEGES! Choose the sandy beach or 'the rock' and swim out to one of the many docks. For the young or young at 'HARTE' go down one of the two water slides. You will enjoy this serene, private oasis. We have beach towels and chairs for the 12 of you.

Twain Harte also has a public golf course and tennis courts. For family fun you will love the not-too-challenging miniature golf course downtown and grab a soft serve ice cream cone afterwards at “The Rock” or if you prefer enjoy one of their 15 beers on tap.

Saturday nights from 6 to 8 PM mid June through early September, walk downtown to Eproson Park for 'Concerts in the Pines', a free outdoor concert featuring a different band every week.

In the winter, Dodge Ridge is 20 miles up the highway where you can spend the days skiing and snowboarding, or go to Leland High Sierra Snowplay in Strawberry, for sledding and tubing.

Come back home and get cozy in the living room by the (gas) fireplace with a glass of wine then walk to one of the nearby restaurants for dinner or stay in and cook your own in one of our two well-equipped kitchens. Eat at the dining table, kitchen nook, or at the bar.

Make a day trip (just over two hours) to visit world-famous Half Dome, one of many splendors in Yosemite National Park. Also visit nearby wineries, bistros, art galleries, and boutiques. Sonora is 15 minutes away and Murphy’s is 45. Enjoy boating, fishing, and jet skiing at Lake Tulloch, a quick 25 minute drive.

After your travels you will look forward to returning to the pine forests of Twain Harte and the quiet comfort of Button Willow.

The master bedroom has a CAL King bed. There are two lofts one with a queen bed, the other with a full bed. The downstairs bedroom has a double bed. There are two sleeper sofas; one in the downstairs living room and one in the TV room. The beds will be made with clean sheets and pillow cases when you arrive. At the end of your stay just leave the beds unmade and the dirty towels on the floor. Our housekeeper will clean the cabin for you. Access to the private Twain Harte Lake is also included for a $5.00 per person charge payable at the lake.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Mary Dearborn (Property Manager)
Advertiser since: 2013
Call Manager
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 20, 2014

About Mary Dearborn

The home was originally purchased as a retirement home for the Dearborn patriarch and matriarch which they enjoyed to the fullest. Now the time is come to share it with others. We are both originally from San Mateo and now live in San Ramon. We have two adult children both in college. We are looking forward to the time we can retire full time and spend more time traveling.

Mary Dearborn purchased this house in 1988

Why Mary Dearborn chose Twain Harte

This beautiful house is only minutes from so many local attractions, and very comfortably fits the entire family or small group too. The house is kept very clean and very comfortable for our guests to enjoy. We've included books to borrow, games to play, and menus of local establishments. We know you will notice the difference from the moment you walk in the front door. Why this house? It is the best value anywhere in the Twain Harte Area! Send us a note and let us know the how we can serve you better.

What makes this house unique

Comfortably sleeps up to 12. - very clean throughout. Two driveways; upper and lower with private entrances. The house boasts two complete kitchens one upstairs and one downstairs and three full baths. The house is just minutes from downtown Twain Harte. We are one of the few remaining properties that have a Twain Harte Lake membership. Please note we are kid friendly, but not childproof for exploring toddlers.

Why HomeAway

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Book with confidence
Book with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
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Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

4.9
based on 15 traveler reviews

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Twain Harte 4 Seasons Resort - Lake Privileges
average rating of 4.9333334 based on 15 reviews
business
Twain Harte 4 Seasons Resort - Lake Privileges
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p480652vb
+510 -552-5887
Twain Harte Gold Country / High Sierra
Falls Church VA
5

Exceptional value. It is better than advertised with even toys for the kids and lots of games ...

  • 5 of 5
We were all exceptionally pleased with the generous approach of the owners. Use of the washer and dryer(soap provided!!) as well as toys for the kids made this better than expected. Everything was labeled to make it easy for the guests and the kitchen was amazingly well-stocked with everything you could want. The location is truly beautiful and we would book this again in a heartbeat. Control of the temperature in different zones of the house made us all comfortable and when we had internet problems they sent help immediately.
  • Submitted: Dec 17, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Dear Ann,

First of all thank you so very much for taking such good care of our home. We are so very pleased you were able to enjoy the house. I hope you will be able to come up and stay during the summertime when the weather is SPECTACULAR. The days are warm - perfect to enjoy the lake. The deck is the perfect spot to enjoy the mild evening temp with a glass of wine. You and your family are welcome any time!

Warmest regards,
Mary & Mike
business
Twain Harte 4 Seasons Resort - Lake Privileges
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p480652vb
+510 -552-5887
Twain Harte Gold Country / High Sierra
Fremont CA USA
5

Turning 80 at Button Willow

  • 5 of 5
Celebrating at the Dearborn's home in the pines was magical for three generations of our family as "Papa" turned 80. Three generations played golf, horseshoes, basketball and ping pong. The weather was warm and clear so the decks, hammocks, and Bbq were used. Saturday night we had additional guests and the house accommodated 22 very easily.
This is a thoughtfully stocked home with silverware, plates and glasses for party size groups. Everyone who attended the party wanted to rent this house in the future.
  • Submitted: Nov 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities
business
Twain Harte 4 Seasons Resort - Lake Privileges
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p480652vb
+510 -552-5887
Twain Harte Gold Country / High Sierra
Walnut Creek, CA
5

Large home with plenty of amenties to make you feel right at home

  • 5 of 5
A group of us that hadn't been to Twain Harte in some time decided to get together and make a weekend trip. This house couldn't have been any better. It is a 2 bedroom, 2 loft, 3 bath home with 2 kitchens. The downstairs unit is basically a 1 bedroom apartment and has it's own driveway and entrance if needed. The upstairs was a perfect hangout spot for everyone. The kitchen has everything you need to cook/bbq. Outside there is a basketball hoop, ping pong, horse shoes, etc... The owners also provide beach chairs, rafts and umbrella's for use at the lake. One thing I would say is the chairs are a little older and the umbrella did not appear to be SPF proof, so you may want to bring your own chairs and umbrella if you are picky. With that said, it was still nice that the owners provided all of this as most rentals do not. We plan to return this winter and also make the summer trip an annual trip and plan to stay at this cabin each time.
  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Dear Steve,
Thank you so much for taking such good care of our home. We hope you and your family will consider making this a bi-annual vacation spot. Next time take in 9 rounds at the golf course; we have 2 sets of men's clubs and 1 set of women's. I took to heart what you said about the beach chairs and umbrellas. I just now purchased two 100% UV protection umbrellas and six new sand chairs from Amazon. No reason to wait!
We look forward to your next visit.
Warmest regards,
Mary & Mike Dearborn
business
Twain Harte 4 Seasons Resort - Lake Privileges
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p480652vb
+510 -552-5887
Twain Harte Gold Country / High Sierra
Sunnyvale
5

Fantastic place, highly recommend it

  • 5 of 5
This is one awesome place in the heart of Twain Harte. We stayed here when we visited the yosemite park. Its a 2 hour drive from the park. The house is really spacious and it easily accommodates 12 people. There are lot of recreational activities that we can do inside the place like foosball, basketball, ping-pong, etc. The house was fully equipped with bath and kitchen items. A very nice place in a scenic environment.
  • Submitted: May 29, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Dear Dinojan,
Thank you for taking such good care of our home. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay.We do hope you will visit again and take the time to enjoy all the amenities Twain Harte and the surrounding area has to offer. During the spring and summer months The Lake is a great way to spend time with family and friends. Swimming, fishing, rafting, water slides and a world class snack shack! Take a morning and play a round at the local 9 hole golf course, or if mini golf is more your speed we have that as well! Tennis, biking, hiking or just relaxing on the deck next to the fire pit all await you the next time you visit. Warmest regards, Mary & Mike
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Twain Harte 4 Seasons Resort - Lake Privileges
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p480652vb
+510 -552-5887
Twain Harte Gold Country / High Sierra
keyes ca
5

my family enjoyed easter at the cabin. my 3 grandsons had so much fun.

  • 5 of 5
the cabin has everything you need. large so everyone can have there on space if needed.we hope to go back soon. thank you for letting our family enjoy your cabin home.
  • Submitted: May 14, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Dear Lausandra,
Thank you for taking such good care of our home. We are so happy your family enjoyed your stay. We hope you are able to come again and take advantage of all the amenities the town has to offer.
Warmest regards,
Mary & Mike
business
Twain Harte 4 Seasons Resort - Lake Privileges
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p480652vb
+510 -552-5887
Twain Harte Gold Country / High Sierra
5

We had a great time

  • 5 of 5
My husband & I took our kids and grandkids to stay for 2 nights. We had a great time! There was so much room for us. The kids/grandkids and my husband loved the games downstairs. We also enjoyed all the open space and the nice fireplace. All the supplies were there for us to use so, we didn't need anything. We bbq'd both nights (even in the rain) and that worked out good. The owners are so easy to get along with. We had to reschedule and they helped us out with it. I would recommend this house for a vacation stay and hopefully get to stay again real soon. Thanks so much to the Dearborns!!!! The Cline Family
  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Dear Teresa,
We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope you will come again soon. Try during the summertime when the weather is perfect. The lake is a great family spot, featuring a great snack shack, diving boards, two water slides, ping pong, paddle boats for rent, etc....
Especially thank you for taking such great care with the house.
Warmest regards,
Mary & Mike

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Nearest Airport
114 Miles
Sacramento
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
The Rock
Nearest Golf
0.6 Miles
Twain Harte Golf Club
Nearest Restaurant
0.6 Miles
Eproson House
Nearest Ski
22 Miles
Dodge Ridge

The perfect 4 seasons resort. The summers in the pines are pleasant during the day and nights are generally mild, making Twain Harte a pleasant escape from the long, hot summers of the California Central Valley and the chill of the Bay Area. Summer events start in full swing by Memorial Day. There are endless activities till the fall approaches and Oktoberfest is celebrated. During the winter months, Twain Harte is famous for winter sports and snow. Skiing and snowmobiling are the main attractions during this period. The snow laden pine trees present an excellent scene to thrill the soul. In the spring, when snow starts melting from the mountains and flowers start blooming, it is time for boating, golfing, hiking, camping, fishing, rock climbing, horseback riding, and biking through the forests & along the many rivers and streams.

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Rates & Availability

From $225 Per night

Twain Harte House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Winter Rates | Ski Season
Dec 1 - Feb 28
2 night minimum stay
$240
From
$275
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,650
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$225
From
$250
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Deposit $125 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 10.0%
Notes Rates are subject to change without notice. There is a manditory 10% occupancy tax established by the Tuolumne County.

A cleaning fee (non-refundable) of $125.00 is charged to ensure the home is sanitized before your stay.

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Amenities

Twain Harte House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3800 sq. ft.
  • 3 stories
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Main floor - toilet , combination tub/shower , Enough towels for guest staying in both lofts and TV room
    Downstairs bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Master bathroom - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Loft One - 1 queen , Open view to the great room with a privacy screen
    TV room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , TV room separates the master bedroom and great room.
    Downstairs Bedroom - 1 double , Private bedroom with locking door. Full bathroom downstairs
    Downstairs Livingroom - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Just for the kids or extra guest a sleeper sofa is available
    Master - 1 king , California King - two large closets, private bath and TV
    Loft 2 - 1 double , Open view of the great room with a privacy screen
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
Two sets of men's and one set of women's golf clubs are are available for guest use. There are basketballs for the hoop and horseshoe equipment. All items including beach chairs, sand toys, coolers and extra seating are located in the outside storage room.

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