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The Perfect Getaway near Yosemite, with free unlimited WiFi!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 2,013 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Beautiful 3 bedroom, 2 full bathroom house, sleeps 8

The PERFECT getaway. Pine Mountain Lake is a gated community just 26 miles from Yosemite National Park heading East on Highway 120. There are no sidewalks, streetlights, or fences. The lake has 6 miles of shoreline, 3 sandy swimming beaches, and stays full year-round. Canoes, kayaks, rowboats, sailboats, paddle boats and fishing boats are all available to rent at the main Marina. There is also an 18 hole Championship Golf Course, Tennis Courts, Swimming Pool, Country Club Restaurant and Lounge, Campgrounds, Hiking and Walking Trails, Equestrian Center and Airport.

Whether you decide to spend the day at the lake, enjoy the local amenities, relax by the fire with a good book, drive to Yosemite, or ski at Dodge Ridge, your family will have everything they need for a PERFECT getaway and a great vacation.

Step through the elegant double-doors into this spacious 3 bedroom luxury home. Enjoy over 2000 square feet on one level. Spectacular sunken Great Room, featuring an 18-foot cathedral ceiling and gorgeous gourmet Kitchen. Snuggle up in front of the free-standing gas Fireplace, or step out the sliding glass doors to the Spacious Deck with Propane BBQ, with sweeping forest valley view.

The romantic Master Suite is complete with Queen-size bed, walk-in closet, spa-like bathroom retreat and jetted corner tub. The Music Room boasts a cozy Queen-size bed, a fabulous bay window, and an upright piano for the music-lover's delight, plus a closet full of games to play. The Disney Room is decorated in charming Mickey Mouse decor, sure to delight kids from 1-101, with a Queen-size bed. This home comfortably sleeps 8 with the living room

Queen-size sofa-sleeper.

Other features include new furnishings, central heat and air, new 32' LCD TV with Direct TV Satellite Service, DVD player, CD/Cassette AM/FM Stereo, telephone, silverware and modern kitchen appliances, Porta-Crib, 2-car garage with a Ping-Pong Table, additional parking along the side and in the spacious driveway.

$150 cleaning fee for all bookings.

More Details

Owner
Sharon Turney
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 25, 2017

About Sharon Turney

Don Turney, a music producer, and Sharon Turney, a Children's Music Director, live in Hayward CA. They have two grown daughters, Kayla & Karissa and are very active at their church, 3Crosses of Castro Valley.

Why Sharon Turney chose Yosemite Area

Sharon and Don Turney designed 'The Escape' and had it built in 2006. It is managed by immediate family, not a property management company.

What makes this house unique

We chose this location because of the quiet neighborhood, and the proximity to close family and of course, Yosemite! Having the lake within walking distance is a great bonus as well.

Guestbook comments from the owner

You're not going to find a better rental and for the price. We chose the Escape after spending a few hours looking at the VRBO site. Sharon and her mother in law were really easy to work with, the place was everything as advertised and we had a great family reunion.

Pros: outdoor grilling and dining. Plenty of deck space for our entire family to be outside. Family room was spacious for all of us to relax. Beautiful nights to star gaze

We really had nothing to complain about and were able to enjoy the lake, Yosemite and the house. We will definitely recommend this to our friends and look forward to the next time we can return.
Aug 2015
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Amenities

Groveland House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2013 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen , Pillow-top Mattress
    Mickey Room - 1 queen , Pillow-top Mattress
    Music Room - 1 queen , Pillow-top Mattress
  • The romantic Master Suite is complete with walk-in closet, spa-like bathroom retreat and jetted corner tub. The Music Room boasts a cozy Queen-size bed, a fabulous bay window, and an upright piano for the music-lover's delight, plus a closet full of games to play. The Disney Room is decorated in charming Mickey Mouse decor, sure to delight kids from 1-101, with a Queen-size bed. This home comfortably sleeps 8 with the Queen-size living room sofa-sleeper.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Piano
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gated Community
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • Wood Deck
  • 14 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Jacuzzi
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Reviews

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The Perfect Getaway near Yosemite, with free unlimited WiFi!
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5

Great Get Away and a Beautiful home!

  • 5 of 5

Sharon's place is beautiful and everything it was described as. The kitchen and living room were perfect for family dinners and relaxation and the back patio deck was a great place for us to have dinner in the woods. Sharon's place is up on the hillside of Pine Mountain Lake and it's a simple 2 minute drive to the lodge where you can take a water taxi to the main Marina which has a beach and boat/paddle board rentals and tasty foods. We had a lot of fun at the Marina. The bedrooms and bathrooms are spacious, clean and we had fun playing ping pong in the garage. Pine Mountain Club is a perfect location to get to Stanislaus National Park and Yosemite.

I would definitely bring the family back. My daughters want to come back and so do I.

Thanks Sharon!

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You are so welcome! Hope you can come again soon!
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5

Had a great time and found the home wonderfull.

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed the property, the lake, the location. Loved swimming at Rainbow Pools. Really appreciate the opportunity to stay at your home. Will return in the future.

Steven Cheney

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

Or family of 5 had a great time. The Escape was beautiful and clean, and felt very safe on the community. We spent our days in Yosemite which was absolutely stunning! Grocery store was not too far and had everything we needed. Thank you for starting our California vacation off right!

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing house

  • 5 of 5

The Escape is an amazing house, very clean and tidy. The kitchen area is very spacious. The community food is a nice touch also the supply of toilet rolls, washing powder and rubbish bags is very handy. The amenities on Pine Mountain Lake are wonderful the Golf Course is exceptional, the community pool is very clean and the area around the marina and lake great for swimming, kayaking and fishing. Just one slight downside to the house when you pay for the linens service, I would of expected the beds to have been made up, and not to have had to start making beds up upon arrival. This said we truly enjoyed our stay and enjoyed our day in Yosemite where we were lucky enough to see two bears.

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Spacious, comfortable home!

  • 4 of 5

We had a great stay at "The Escape!" The house is beautiful, spacious, and very comfortable. All communication was prompt and clear. It was a lovely home away from home. Our group of 7 spanned ages 8 - 74 and everyone had a happy, comfortable stay. General comments:

-Our goal was to visit Yosemite and we ended up spending a couple of days in the park. It seemed liked Groveland was about as close as one could get without staying in the park, but it was still at least an hour drive to the Valley each way. Yosemite is definitely worth the trip, though.

-The house is located in a resort area. There are 3 beaches and lots of other amenities. Our kids loved the beaches. We didn't access any of the other resort amenities. Our stay was rather short and we were a little unclear as to what was open to renters (as opposed to the home-owners).

-The house had just about everything we could want: comfortable beds, wifi, a grill, a lovely porch from which we watched wild turkeys and deer, TV, games, a beautiful kitchen with everything we needed to prepare meals. The only thing that wasn't there - and this struck me as strange - was a hair-dryer.

This was a fantastic place to stay. I would give it 5 stars if linens were included in the rental (because we flew to CA it just wasn't reasonable for us to pack our own sheets and towels) and, again, the hair-dryer.

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your comments; we take all our guests comments into consideration. All PML amenities are open to our guests, but we must know ahead of time if you want a discount for golf. You may contact us any time for info on pool access, etc.
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Very nice vacation house. With 102°F outside, more shade on the balcony would make it perfect.

  • 5 of 5

Sharon, we enjoyed our stay at your property this summer and look forward to more in the future. The house is very well designed, spacious, clean, and in a very good shape both inside and outside. Having a good piano during this vacation was a special blessing for us.

Thank you very much.

Alex

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Alex! The piano is an extra-special feature that few vacation homes have. Glad you enjoyed it!
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Map

Car: necessary

Just 26 miles from Yosemite National Park heading East on Highway 120. There are no sidewalks, streetlights, or fences. The lake has 6 miles of shoreline, 3 sandy swimming beaches, and stays full year-round. Canoes, kayaks, rowboats, sailboats, paddle boats and fishing boats are all available to rent at the main Marina. There is also an 18 hole Championship Golf Course, Tennis Courts, Swimming Pool, Country Club Restaurant and Lounge, Campgrounds, Hiking and Walking Trails, Equestrian Center and Airport.

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Rates & Availability

Groveland House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Labor Day Weekend
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
$215
 
 
Fall 2017
Oct 1 2017 - Nov 9 2017
2 night minimum stay
$169
From
$189
Fri,Sat
$1,040
 
 
Veteran's Day Weekend
Nov 10 2017 - Nov 13 2017
3 night minimum stay
$215
 
 
Fall
Nov 14 2017 - Nov 21 2017
2 night minimum stay
$169
From
$189
Fri,Sat
$1,040
 
 
Thanksgiving 2017
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 27 2017
3 night minimum stay
$215
 
 
Late Fall
Nov 28 2017 - Dec 22 2017
2 night minimum stay
$169
From
$189
Fri,Sat
$1,040
 
 
Christmas/New Year 2017-2018
Dec 23 2017 - Jan 2 2018
3 night minimum stay
$215
 
 
Winter 2016
Jan 3 2018 - Feb 15 2018
2 night minimum stay
$169
From
$189
Fri,Sat
$1,040
 
 
President's Day Weekend
Feb 16 2018 - Feb 20 2018
3 night minimum stay
$215
 
 
Late Winter
Feb 21 2018 - Mar 29 2018
2 night minimum stay
$169
From
$189
Fri,Sat
$1,040
 
 
Easter Weekend
Mar 30 2018 - Apr 3 2018
3 night minimum stay
$215
 
 
Early Spring
Apr 4 2018 - Apr 30 2018
2 night minimum stay
$169
From
$189
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,040
 
 
Memorial Day Weekend
May 25 2018 - May 28 2018
3 night minimum stay
$215
 
 
4th of July Weekend
Jun 29 2018 - Jun 4 2019
3 night minimum stay
$215
 
 
Standard pricing
2 night minimum stay
$185
From
$205
Fri,Sat
$1,200
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning/Linen Fee $150
Tax Rate 10.0%

Refundable Security Deposit: $200 Cleaning/Linen Fee: $150
2-night minimum. 3-night minimum during holidays at $215 per night.
Security Deposit will be returned providing property is left in same condition as arrival.
Pine Mountain Lake parking pass (required): $27 per vehicle

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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