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INSIDE PARK - YOSEMITE SUNSET HOUSE ~GLORIOUS SUNSETS AND STARGAZING ~SLEEPS 2-5

Georgeta

Advertiser since: 2006
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Speaks: english, spanish, portuguese
Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Georgeta

Advertiser since: 2006
Speaks: english, spanish, portuguese
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INSIDE PARK - YOSEMITE SUNSET HOUSE ~GLORIOUS SUNSETS AND STARGAZING ~SLEEPS 2-5

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

Overview

Yosemite National Park House Rental Photos and Description

Cabin, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1.5 Bath, (Sleeps 2-5)

*** LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION: ***

Centrally Located **INSIDE** Yosemite National Park - at approx. 5700' elevation - in Yosemite West, a small development of private residences! ***

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NEXT AVAILABILITY:

-- special fall offer applies -- please inquire:

NOV 29 + 30 weekend

VISIT OUR WEBSITE = YOSEMITESUNSETS ... com for more information, last minute availability, map, photo album, and more.

~~~ winter minimum stay: 2 nights (except holidays) ~~~

~~~ summer minimum stay: 3 nights ~~~

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SUNSETS and STARGAZING inside the park:

Awesome, and even dramatic sunsets and incredibly clear stargazing are frequent pleasures at this property!

-- SLEEPS 4 guests -- occasionally we can accommodate 5 guests incl. all children depending on your party's composition -- please inquire/email before booking and describe your party, including all children and their ages.

-- NOT A PARTY HOUSE! -- This is a family oriented property -- QUIET TIMES house rule: 10PM to 7AM.

-- SMALLER PARTIES (1-3 guests): check out the sister unit: THE RED DOOR Apt. located in the same building and listed on this site -- VRBO Listing #509219

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 *** Check-in time: after 4pm

 *** Check out time: by 10:30am

*** Forest Setting - Beautiful Sunsets - Glorious Starry Night Skies ***

*** Living room, dining area and kitchen are the heart of this house and provide an open and bright atmosphere. Large deck surrounded by forest! Tree-top views and long vistas out to the horizon!

-- SO MUCH MORE THAN A MOUNTAIN CABIN!

-- INSIDE the Entrance Gates of Yosemite! Avoid long waiting lines at the gates during peak season.

-- Only 12 miles to Yosemite Valley, 7 miles to Badger Pass, 16 miles to Glacier Point, 20 miles to the Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias

-- No 100 degree heat in summer ... like lodgings found at lower elevations.

-- Avoid commuting in and out of the park ... this location is through the gates and miles INSIDE the park -- (unlike those labeled **near** Yosemite, or **close to Yosemite** such as in Groveland, Mariposa, El Portal, Fish Camp, etc.)

-- Away from the Summer Crowds!

-- Close to Badger Pass Ski Area

-- Treetop Views and Stairs: there are 53 stairs from the parking area to the top floor where treetop views and glorious sunsets await you! Stargazing at its best!

-- Please note that you are sharing the common spaces with The RED DOOR apt. rental unit (shared areas are parking area and outside stairway)

Yosemite's splendors are within easy driving distance: the three most popular visitors' destination areas within the park are: Yosemite Valley floor, spectacular Glacier Point and Wawona and the Giant Redwoods - each less than a 25 to 35 minutes drive from the house!

This private residence was built to take full advantage of the unobstructed westerly views ... No neighbors in sight when you look out towards the western horizon and nothing between you and glorious sunsets and millions of stars.

-- Clean, very bright, and furnished for comfort, this unit (actually, the main house) offers that special feeling of home-away-from-home.

*** THE SUNSET HOUSE *** (on the top floor): one of the two units at this property, has two bedrooms/1.5 baths, this is a large unit ( 1350 sq. ft.) with a 575 sq. ft. deck. The living room is spacious, bright-with lots of windows, long views to the Western horizon, as well as forest views everywhere else. A fireplace for winter nights, jetted tub in the bathroom, fully equipped kitchen and a very large deck with plenty of deck furniture with a gas grill for BBQ's. Sleeps 4-6 guests.

INTERNET: unfortunately, due to the mountainous region and our unique and heavily forested location, we haven't been able to access any satellite signal at this time. Cell phones in Yosemite have very spotty reception if any at all.

WINTER TRAVEL through the park requires all cars/trucks/SUVs to carry snow chains (aka TIRE CHAINS). The Yosemite Sunset House is accessed by a steep road and winter snows may require special driving skills. Please email or call with any questions about the use of tire chains.

** TIOGA PASS (Hwy 120) closes early each winter due to snow - please check before planning your traveling route.

-- For more information about our accommodations, availability, rates, policies, guest comments, photo album, links and more, please visit our website.

*** Guests must be able to climb several flights of stairs to access the 2 units in this property.

*** Traveling to CARMEL/MONTEREY area? Let us recommend a new studio listing #399908 -- ideal for one couple, a small space w/ stylish decor, reasonable rates, pet friendly, and located in the heart of the Carmel Woods area, in Carmel.

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*** OUR GUESTS: Our vacation home has been enjoyed by couples on their honeymoon, many anniversaries, several 'I'll be asking her hand' events, and many book lovers, romantic stargazers, painters and photographers.

*** Activities in the park are many: fishing, hiking, rock climbing, biking, birdwatching and much more. More active folks can enjoy skiing, snowboarding, sledding, ice skating, river rafting, and horseback riding to name a few.

*** This is a place away from the crowded Yosemite Valley floor, a place for evening relaxation: sit back and enjoy the wind whispering through the cedars, pines and dogwoods; stargazers can marvel at the clear night skies with millions of stars while listening to the sounds of the forest from the large decks!

Yosemite offers world-famous vistas and a variety of activities for everyone, year around - A few examples of the many organized activities offered are: free art classes (watercolor, sketching & drawing, etc.), morning photography walks, a Valley Birdwalk, and special programs designed for families and children.

*** Enjoy Yosemite's beauty and the conveniences offered by a vacation house inside the park ... you won't leave disappointed!

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More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Georgeta (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2006
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Speaks: english, spanish, portuguese

Guestbook comments from the owner

Just wanted to thank you so much for the incredible adventure we had and for the fantastic sunset house as our "base camp" in Yosemite.



We just had the most incredible time!



We will DEFINITELY be back! I will send you some pictures when I get time, we saw an incredible deer right outside the house one morning eating the grass!! You must add it to the site!

We also saw a coyote in Yosemite West. We loved the house and for a family it was great. Thanks so much and you'll hear from us again!
Apr 2012
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Reviews

Reviews

4.9
based on 39 traveler reviews

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INSIDE park - Yosemite Sunset House ~Glorious Sunsets and Stargazing ~sleeps 2-5
average rating of 4.948718 based on 42 reviews
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INSIDE park - Yosemite Sunset House ~Glorious Sunsets and Stargazing ~sleeps 2-5
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p83769vb
-(831) 624-2066 (California, USA)
Yosemite National Park Yosemite Area
Rockville md
5

Guestbook Comment

The Sunset house is perfect to visit Yosemite instead of being in a hotel. The house is perfectly equipped with evetything you could need, it is v...
  • 5 of 5
The Sunset house is perfect to visit Yosemite instead
of being in a hotel. The house is perfectly equipped
with evetything you could need, it is very clean and
comfortable. It is also in a very convenient location to
visit the valley and the south part of the park.The park
is awesome, we would love to go back again.
  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2007
  • Stayed: Jun 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
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INSIDE park - Yosemite Sunset House ~Glorious Sunsets and Stargazing ~sleeps 2-5
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p83769vb
-(831) 624-2066 (California, USA)
Yosemite National Park Yosemite Area
Spokane, WA
5

Can't say enough nice things about this house!

Can't say enough nice things about this house!
  • 5 of 5
From the start Georgeta was a pleasure to work with to plan our trip to Yosemite NP. The attention to detail when she sends you the helpful information right before your visit is like none other I've ever received. The house was exactly as described and did not disappoint! It was very clean and roomy for our family of 5, and we were so glad to be able to come back to it after a long day in the park. Knowing that we did not have to drive outside of the park to get "home" was a HUGE benefit! Restaurant options are limited within the park, so we were glad to be able to eat in for b'fast and dinner and pack picnics for lunches. The star gazing at night was one of our favorite activities. Who needs internet and TV when you have that? We also saw the Mama bear and 2 cubs in the neighborhood. Although they were very cute from a distance on our deck, we were glad the restrictions for garbage were so strict. The Yosemite Sunset House was the perfect place to stay while visiting such a beautiful national park. Many thanks to Georgeta for her help to make this one of the best trips we have ever taken!
  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Wow ... you were so lucky to see a MAMA BEAR and her cubs from the deck -a safe distance- ... what a treat!
We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the cabin and its location and thank you for your kind words that so eloquently describe the advantages of staying INSIDE the park.
There is a lot more to see and do in Yosemite and we welcome you back in the future! Best wishes!
business
INSIDE park - Yosemite Sunset House ~Glorious Sunsets and Stargazing ~sleeps 2-5
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p83769vb
-(831) 624-2066 (California, USA)
Yosemite National Park Yosemite Area
5

the only place to stay in yosemite

  • 5 of 5
sunset house is perfect - its like moving your own home to yosemite - everything you need is here and more - well equipped kitchen - fresh clean sheets - spotless bathrooms -we usually make our base glacier point ...hike fischers and sentinel dome - star gazing at glacier all on your doorstep - a day on the village is easy just get up early so you can park- ive been to sunset house 7 times and the the red door 1 time ..i guess im a regular - please dont book it when i want it because its the best spot .....
  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Thank you, Beth, for being such a loyal guest! There is no better compliment than the one coming from a repeating frequent visitor and you are - without doubt -- our number ONE guest!
We hope to have you for many more visits in the future - Happy Trails!
business
INSIDE park - Yosemite Sunset House ~Glorious Sunsets and Stargazing ~sleeps 2-5
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p83769vb
-(831) 624-2066 (California, USA)
Yosemite National Park Yosemite Area
Westlake Village, CA
4

Our Great Yosemite Trip!

  • 4 of 5
My family and I went to Yosemite last week - and rather than stay at an overpriced / underserviced hotel or campground in the valley, we found this great place and enjoyed two fantastic nights. The location, inside the park, was perfect - saved us lots of time from heading out of the park each day. We brought our own food and enjoyed barbecues and dinners on the deck each night. The house was clean, easy to find, and very close to the road leading up to Glacier Point. We're looking forward to another trip back to the park in the winter and/or spring to see the different seasons!
  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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INSIDE park - Yosemite Sunset House ~Glorious Sunsets and Stargazing ~sleeps 2-5
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p83769vb
-(831) 624-2066 (California, USA)
Yosemite National Park Yosemite Area
Saint Louis, Missouri
5

Beautiful and the Location cannot be beat!!

  • 5 of 5
We were so happy when we pulled up. It is beautiful and just as described. We immediately felt welcome. The sunsets are not to be missed. The interior is inviting and very roomy. It is very clean and tidy (the shoe area is a great idea). The owners was very friendly and efficient. After a long day of hiking and sight seeing it was a joy to come back to Sunset house and relax. We loved being able to get up, get ready and head out to Yosemite and already BE in the park. Huge huge benefit. We loved every minute of it and we have recommended it to friends already.
  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you for choosing the Yosemite Sunset House and for taking the time to write this review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the property -- its location can't be beat and beautiful sunsets just add that extra bonus. The mudroom is a practical feature that comes in handy during the snowy times; here, shoes and boots have their dedicated space!
Thanks again for your recommendations to your friends - we very much appreciate it. Happy Travels!
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INSIDE park - Yosemite Sunset House ~Glorious Sunsets and Stargazing ~sleeps 2-5
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p83769vb
-(831) 624-2066 (California, USA)
Yosemite National Park Yosemite Area
Virginia
5

Peaceful, clean, spacious, and close to everything.

  • 5 of 5
What a wonderful base camp for our adventures in Yosemite NP. The house is wonderful - spacious, clean, well stocked. We enjoyed our evenings on the deck watching the sunset and the starts. Coffee on the deck every morning was also a treat. The house is close to all the hikes we wanted to do in the park but far enough from the crowds in Yosemite valley for peace and quiet at night. We hope to be back to Yosemite to explore even more of the park and would book this beautiful home again immediately! Thanks for a wonderful stay and the use of your lovely home.
  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Hi Gladys, thank you for choosing the Yosemite Sunset House and for taking the time to post a review. We are very glad to learn that you enjoyed your stay … coffee on the deck, sunset views, the sea of tree-tops all the way to the horizon … the zillions of stars at night … and the peace and quiet … these are the same things our family enjoys when we stay there. Come back soon!

Map

Map

Nearest Airport
80 Miles
Fresno Yosemite International Airport
Nearest Barpub
17 Miles
Yosemite Valley
Nearest Golf
17 Miles
Wawona
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Hwy #41
Nearest Restaurant
17 Miles
Yosemite Valley or Wawona
Nearest Ski
7.5 Miles
Badger Pass
Nearest Beach
17 Miles
Yosemite Valley or Wawona
Car: necessary

Unmatched world famous sightseeing,

Hiking, Outdoors Activities, Photography ... and so much more.

Many guided adventure packages available in the area for all interests and all levels of fitness.

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Rates & Availability

Rates & Availability

From $220 Per night

Yosemite National Park House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Last minute avail.
Nov 29 2014 - Dec 1 2014
2 night minimum stay
$220
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Low-Season DECEMBER
Dec 2 2014 - Dec 18 2014
2 night minimum stay
$220
From
$240
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas/New Years
Dec 19 2014 - Jan 4 2015
3 night minimum stay
$310
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter Season
Jan 5 2015 - Mar 28 2015
2 night minimum stay
$235
From
$250
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Spring 2015
Mar 29 2015 - Apr 30 2015
2 night minimum stay
$265
From
$285
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Late Spring
May 1 2015 - May 19 2015
2 night minimum stay
$285
From
$310
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
SUMMER 2015
May 20 2015 - Nov 1 2015
3 night minimum stay
$310
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$310
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $400
housekeeping fee/stay $90 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%
Notes We suggest guests contact host to confirm availability + rates before submitting a reservation request. VRBO miscalculates some rental costs !!!
A $400 refundable damage deposit will be required with each booking or a non-refundable $49 damage insurance can be purchased instead
Min. stay: Apr 15 - Oct 30 + holidays =3 nights.
Contact us for 6-person quote
Our website: YOSEMITESUNSETS [dot] c o m

Cancellation Policy

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

Amenities

Yosemite National Park House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1350 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ski-In ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Shower over jetted tub
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , w/ sliding door to forested back yard
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Futon sofa converts to provide a full-size sleeping bed
  • Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1) Baby Crib : Pack and Play available. Please provide your own infant bedding, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Full-size futon in living room plus a love seat (opens on to the floor) and sleeping foam pad to provide sleeping for a teen or child.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Large Deck w/ plenty of outdoor furniture (summer only), gas grill, and far away views over-the-tree-tops! Please note that there are 53 stairs from the street level to the top floor. Staff visit site daily; guests can request daily housekeeping for an additional fee.

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