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THIS FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT INSPIRED HOME IS LOCATED INSIDE YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK

Daniel E. Wolfus

Advertiser since: 2014
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Speaks: english, spanish
Sleeps13
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Daniel E. Wolfus

Advertiser since: 2014
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 27, 2015
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THIS FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT INSPIRED HOME IS LOCATED INSIDE YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK

Sleeps13
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

Yosemite National Park House Rental Photos and Description

A 4 Bedroom, 3 Bath, 2 Fireplaces Multilevel Red Cedar Home Set In The Forest

Located inside Yosemite National Park within walking distance to the Merced River, The Summit House is a multi-story mountain home constructed with western red cedar inside and out. Surrounded by 3 secluded decks, our home offers 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, a spacious 2 story living room with trestle beams, separate dining room, large kitchen, loft den and game room with a bumper pool table. The upstairs bedrooms each have a king size bed, while the lower bedrooms each have 2 twin beds. In addition, both the loft and game room have queen size sleeper sofa beds. The house sleeps up to 13 people. There are 2 massive river rock fireplaces, a laundry room with washer and dryer, direct TV, and wifi. All kitchen utensils, dishes, towels, and sheets are provided. Barbeque equipment is also provided for the large rear deck which is situated next to the forest where you can enjoy deer, raccoons, squirrels and birds as they parade by our home.

Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Daniel E. Wolfus (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2014
Call Owner
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 27, 2015

Guestbook comments from the owner

Just a quick note to tell you how impressed we were with The Summit House! Yosemite Park is, of course, a majestic and gorgeous place to be; and your home allowed us to enjoy our experience being in this natural beauty and setting. The memories my family and I made during our stay in Yosemite will certainly last a lifetime. We will definitelty be back to stay at your unique and beautiful home--The Summit House is a magical place!
Apr 2014
  • 1 of 1
Sleeps13
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 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:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

4.8
based on 5 traveler reviews

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This Frank Lloyd Wright Inspired Home Is Located Inside Yosemite National Park
average rating of 4.8 based on 6 reviews
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This Frank Lloyd Wright Inspired Home Is Located Inside Yosemite National Park
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p561420vb
-3237025015
Yosemite National Park Yosemite Area
La Mesa, San Diego County
5

Family Christimas Reunion

  • 5 of 5
Multiple generation family of 10 (6 adults, 2 teens and 2 kids) got together for week of Christmas to enjoy family time away from hustle and bustle. Plenty of private and communal space to enjoy each other without stepping on each other's toes! We came from San Diego and Monterey counties, and first time in the park for the kids. We had a great time enjoying the park during the slower, winter season and had daily outdoor excursions visiting the valley floor, dining at the Ahwahnee Lodge, ice skating, hiking near Wawona Lodge, picnic by the river, and snow sledding at Badger Pass on Christmas morning! We enjoyed quiet reading and puzzle time by the fireside, and tplaying games at night. The house was well equipped with everything we needed to prepare meals, including 2 refrigerators to store all the food we brought and a large dining table that could fit all 10 of us for dining together. We would highly recommend this house to anyone wishing to visit Yosemite and have a tranquil place to retire to away from the crowds.
  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: We are very pleased you enjoyed the family reunion at the Summit House. It is truly a quiet place from our busy lives. It has been a great place for our family to reconnect.
business
This Frank Lloyd Wright Inspired Home Is Located Inside Yosemite National Park
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p561420vb
-3237025015
Yosemite National Park Yosemite Area
orange ca
4

Summit House

  • 4 of 5
We love this house and it was perfect for our family for Thanksgiving.We
had a wonderful time. I did leave a note for the property manager on some
things we found when we arrived that needed to be fixed. This is the second
time I have been here and will return again.
  • Submitted: Dec 3, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Kathleen- We are delighted your family enjoyed the summit House again. The small items your husband mentioned to me were taken care of.
Thank you for your help
business
This Frank Lloyd Wright Inspired Home Is Located Inside Yosemite National Park
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p561420vb
-3237025015
Yosemite National Park Yosemite Area
Pasadena CA
5

Ganny's big "0" Birthday

Ganny's big "0" Birthday
  • 5 of 5
Brought the family (12people and 2 infants) together to celebrate Ann's 70th birthday. The Summit house was great. We had privacy for each of the 4 family units but plenty of communal areas to enjoy each other. We came from Boston Ma, Orlando Fl, Pasadena Ca and San Francisco so most of us had not been in the park before. The house was completely equipped and had everything you would possibly need. The owner was very helpful and went out of his way to insure we had a great vacation.
Would recommend this house to anyone wishing to visit Yosimite.
  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: The Summit House was built to have young and not so young to enjoy family bonding. Our family and friends have enjoyed very memorable moments there
business
This Frank Lloyd Wright Inspired Home Is Located Inside Yosemite National Park
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p561420vb
-3237025015
Yosemite National Park Yosemite Area
Half Moon Bay, CA
5

Back at the Summit House

  • 5 of 5
We have had the pleasure of renting the Summit House for many years, during all seasons and on various occassions. In fact, when our son was a little over a year old, he took his first steps there one summer! We love the roominess and the many amenities of the home- whether it is just a few of us or a house full of friends and family. The decks are spacious and, in particular, the back deck is perfect for a BBQ while lounging in a chair, drink in hand, taking in the hillside scenery, a setting sun and the scent of pine in the air. We also love the fact that the Summit House is set apart somewhat from other nearby homes, giving a sense of privacy and quiet. We love Yosemite and are very glad that the Summit House has been our "home away from home" and base of operations when we visit.
  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: We truly enjoy having guests return year after year and having them share their good times and memorable moments at the Summit House.
business
This Frank Lloyd Wright Inspired Home Is Located Inside Yosemite National Park
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p561420vb
-3237025015
Yosemite National Park Yosemite Area
Los Angeles
5

Bigger than the pictures!

  • 5 of 5
A group of friends traveled to Yosemite, some for the very first time. When we arrived at the house we were all stunned at how big this place actually was! Upstairs, downstairs, loft...it seemed to go on forever. And the ease of getting there along with the seclusion from its neighbors made this the ideal getaway. Lots of outdoor space too. We would definitely consider this house again if we ever get back to Yosemite. Thanks Dan!
  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: We are very pleased your group enjoyed the stay at the Summit House and truly want every renter to have a great experience. We built the home for people to view and appreciate the beauty of Yosemite in a grand way!!!

Map

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Fresno, CA
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
Historic Wawona Hotel
Nearest Golf
1.5 Miles
Wawona Hotel 9 beautiful holes through the forest
Nearest Motorway
1.5 Miles
Highway 41 through the South Entrance to Yosemite
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
Wawona Hotel Historic dining room. Entertainment.
Nearest Ski
12 Miles
Badger Pass-the oldest ski area in CA
Car: necessary

Wawona is a peaceful village inside the park just a short drive from the famed Yosemite Valley, Badger Pass ski area and Glacier Point. Near the historic Wawona Hotel is the old pioneer village which features rustic homes and pioneer activities. Here you can horseback ride, swim, hike or enjoy a square dance in the old barn. The charming 9 hole golf course allows you to commune with nature while playing golf. Beautiful swimming holes on the nearby south fork of the Merced River offer hours of joy for young and old alike. The Mariposa Grove of giant Sequoia trees is just a few minutes drive from Wawona and offers tranquil hikes through these gentle giants!

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Availability & Rates

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Yosemite National Park House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Low Season
Jan 5 2015 - May 21 2015
3 night minimum stay
$675
$4,500
 
 
High Season
May 22 2015 - Aug 31 2015
3 night minimum stay
$815
$5,500
 
 
Low Season
Sep 1 2015 - Nov 24 2015
3 night minimum stay
$675
$4,500
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 25 2015 - Nov 29 2015
4 night minimum stay
$875
$6,000
 
 
Low Season
Nov 30 2015 - Dec 17 2015
3 night minimum stay
$675
$4,500
 
 
Holiday Season
Dec 18 2015 - Jan 3 2016
4 night minimum stay
$875
$6,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $49
Tax Rate 11.0%
Notes Final payment due 30 days prior to arrival
Cancellations made 30 days or more prior to arrival:
We will refund your deposit less a $100 administrative fee,
Or you can apply it in full towards a future booking.
Cancellations 15 to 29 days prior to arrival:
You will lose your deposit unless home is rerented.
Cancellations made 14 days or less prior to arrival:
No refunds unless home is rerented

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

Amenities

Yosemite National Park House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , Large master bath with 2 sinks
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Large bathroom with makeup alcove.
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Downstairs bath near the laundry room
  • There are 3 newly tiled bathrooms with great attention to details.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Large master bedroom with private bathroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , 2nd master bedroom with king bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Twin beds with room for an additional roll away bed.
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , Twin beds with a window looking out to the mountain behind
    Bedroom 5 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Secluded loft with queen size sofa bed
    Bedroom 6 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Game room with fireplace and queen size sleeper sofa
  • The 2 upper bedrooms have king size beds while the 2 lower bedrooms have 2 twins each. There is additional sleeping in the loft and game room.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
Notes:
Spectacular Yosemite Park at your fingertips. Everything is close by and you will be staying in a luxury private home in the convenient and timeless Wawona area.

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