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Rebecca Moore

Member since: 2009
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Speaks: english

STORYBOOK COTTAGE NEAR LASSEN - SECRET GETAWAY IN THE WOODS

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Overview

Shingletown Chateau / Country House Rental Photos and Description

House, 2 Bedrooms + Loft Bedroom + 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8-10)

8 MINUTES FROM LASSEN PARK

It's time to start making summer and fall plans for your getaway for 2016!

This wonderful mountain chalet is hidden away on a private country no thoroughfare road in the small community of Viola.This area is equally as pristine as Tahoe, without the crowds and high rates. There is easy access to the North Entrance of Mt Lassen Park from the cottage, just about 8 minutes and you're there. We are fortunate to have very few neighbors which are mostly summer cabins, you can rest assured that you will have privacy and this is NOT IN A SUBDIVISION. There are many miles of trails to explore, right out the front door. We keep our calender current daily and offer this cottage from Memorial Day through Oct 31st. We are now taking reservations for the upcoming 2016 season. This is our eighth season for rental and we would like to thank all of our visitors from around the world for making it possible for us to share the cottage.

This home is approximately 1850' total, newer construction (completed in the winter of 2007), 2 story, with 2 bedrooms downstairs and full bath with jacuzzi tub and shower, full kitchen (all new appliances and everything you will need to prepare any size meal) a, dining area and living room, plus 600' sleeping loft and den with 3 additional beds, quiet sitting area and 1/2 bath plus small deck with view of yard and the year round creek. So plenty of room to spread out. This is the perfect setup for 2 -10 guests.

There is also a large deck in front, back and side of cottage, a total of about 700 sq ft of decking which overlooks yards and creek., with a nice lawn out in the front yard.

VERY COMFORTABLE PLUSH PILLOW TOP MATTRESSES -

Listed in Frommers Top Destinations to Visit - Lassen National Volcanic Park. Just under 4 hours from SF Bay Area and under 3 hours from Sacramento.

You will not be disappointed with this unique opportunity to stay at our mountain chalet.

There are many lakes, waterfalls and hiking trails very close by. Fishing is popular in this area with the The Famous Hat Creek just 20 minutes away. We have a year round creek in the back yard with small native trout and a fishing pond just down the lane. There is a campfire pit & small deck set up by the creek for family campfires and cooking.

Other things to do in the area close by would include: Wineries, Subway Caves, Burney Falls, Fall River Golf Resort, Mt. Shasta Ski & Board Park, Lake Britton, Sundial Bridge. If you prefer to stay close to the house, there is an entire Private Forest Land right out the front door for hiking, mountain biking, ATV riding etc. Expect to see wildlife such as squirrels, chipmunks, birds, and deer. A relaxing massage can be arranged by appointment. The sound of the creek will put you into a pleasant nights rest.

We are located at 4500' elevation with comfortable days and nights during the summer and fall. The snow comes usually in December and stays through March or April. The winter activities would include: snowmobiling, snowboarding, cross country skiing, downhill skiing, tubing.

Bring the family or just get away for a romantic adventure.

Keywords: House, Mountain Cottage

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Rebecca Moore (Owner)
Member since: 2009
Call Owner
Speaks: english

About Rebecca Moore

We are originally from the SF Bay Area. We came to this area as children, so many fond childhood memories were made here. We moved to Oregon for 20 years. We now have children & grandchildren in the SF Bay Area. We decided to move closer and this area was our number one choice. We live down the lane from our rental property so it has worked out well for us and our guests. We look forward to sharing our piece of heaven with you. Pura Vida, your hosts, Bob & Rebecca Moore

Rebecca Moore purchased this chateau / country house in 2004

Reviews

Exceptional! 4.9/5 -
(60 traveler reviews)
STORYBOOK COTTAGE NEAR LASSEN - SECRET GETAWAY IN THE WOODS
average rating of 4.95 based on 60 reviews
Carmichael
5

Perfect place for a get away.

  • 5 of 5

This cabin is perfect and has everything you could want or need. We stayed here with our 5 kids and they had so much fun. The creek behind the property kept the kids entertained. The fire pit was perfect for campfire stories and snores. It was like having your own personal resort. We would stay here again.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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bryn mawr pa
5

cosy peaceful cabin in the woods

  • 5 of 5

We loved every minute staying at Storybook Cottage. The cabin is clean and had everything we needed. it was cosy while at same time plenty spacious for our family of 5.

The soothing sound of the rushing creek was an unexpected bonus. Cool nights and sound of creek/river made for great sleeping.

Our only regret is we didn't book a longer stay.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Folsom
5

Very nice home and close to Lassen National Park

  • 5 of 5

My family and I very much enjoyed our recent 3 day stay. The home was as described and pictured. We had everything we need to make our stay comfortable. The homemade bread, jam and butter was super nice- my kids loved it! We spent the morning hiking and exploring Lassen National Park and relaxed in the home in the afternoon. Only hitch was there was too many mosquitoes, so we couldn't enjoy being outdoors as much, but the kids still went down to the stream to try and fish and explored the area around the cabin. We would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great place, very convenient to the park

  • 4 of 5

Great hospitality from the hosts. Nice quiet area. Beautiful location on a creek.

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Benicia, CA
4

Cozy creekside cottage

  • 4 of 5

Great place to stay when visiting Lassen National Park. Cottage has everything you need ... kitchen is well stocked with pantry items and condiments. Beds are comfortable and main bathroom is spacious. I use a small wheelchair and had no problem in this house (however I don't need ADA accommodations). Doors are standard width and there are no steps to access front door/porch/bedroom/bathroom. I loved being so close to Bailey Creek..beautiful to sit down there and enjoy the scenery. The house did get cold at night (even in the summer), but a space heater worked just fine (no central heat/AC). The house stayed cool during the day .... no AC needed! Internet didn't work and AT&T has no reception... not a big deal, just prepare to use the landline provided. We look forward to returning in the future!

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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5

Great Place to beat the HEAT!

  • 5 of 5

This home gave us all that was promised and more! Their were only 4 of us, so we had plenty of to move about. This was our "base camp" as we toured Lassen National Park. Park was great, though we were early in season and they still had snow! Found many things to do and see close by. Would love to come back again. Thanks for the great memories.

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Shingletown Chateau / Country House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer & Fall
Jun 1 2016 - Oct 31 2016
2 night minimum stay
$220
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$220
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $80 + Tax
Refund Damage Deposit $150 + Tax
Pet Fee $15 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.0%

Summer & Fall Rates - $220 per night - 2 guests, each additional guest $15 per night
Holiday Rates $225 per night - 3 night min - 2 guests, each additional guest $25 per night
Pets - 2 Max $15 each per night
Cleaning Fee - $80 - $150 Based Upon # of Guests
Refundable Security Deposit - $150 - $250 Based Upon # of Guests

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Shingletown Chateau / Country House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1850 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
  • Downstairs we have a large bath with Jacuzzi Tub and large shower, upstairs there is a toilet and sink
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom in the loft - 2 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Our loft bedroom has 2 queens and an additional futon
  • Queen size Beds (4) We have 4 queen beds and 1 double
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Notes:
Large campfire pit supplied with firewood and outdoor kitchen area.

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