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Sierra Mountain Comfort - Secluded and Peaceful, Family Perfect with Free WiFi

31 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Oakhurst Cottage Rental Photos and Description

2 Comfortable Bedrooms, 2 Roomy Bathrooms, Sleeps 6

HUFF AND PUFF COTTAGE is a beautifully decorated home with 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and enough sleeping arrangements for up to 6 guests (4 adults maximum) to spread out comfortably throughout an impressive 1,133 square feet of living space. This is an ideal accommodation for a family or a few close friends looking for the ultimate mountain experience.

This duplex home on 1-3/4 acres of land will give you all the luxury of your own home, with it's beautiful interior, extravagant furnishings, cozy wood touches and an elegant stone gas fireplace.

The large bay window allows for your own private viewing of meandering mule deer, a vast array of chirping birds and surprise visits of any native critters that might happen by.

Jill will welcome you with your keys, give you a brief overview and answer any questions you might have.

This welcoming duplex has everything you'll need for a comfortable stay, including free wireless internet access, central heating and air conditioning, two flat screen TVs with DISH Satellite, prerecorded movies, videos and DVD's, DVD player plus toys, games and books for children of all ages.

Huff and Puff Cottage has tinted skylights in the King Bedroom, Main Bathroom, Great Room and Full Kitchen.

We're sure our guests will find HUFF AND PUFF COTTAGE just perfect for a vacation fill with wonderful memories.

Parking is plentiful at HUFF AND PUFF COTTAGE with ample space for you vehicle, boat or tow trailer.

HUFF AND PUFF COTTAGE has a well stocked kitchen with electric range, microwave, refrigerator/freezer/ice maker, stainless double sink and garbage disposal.

For your outdoor enjoyment you’re invited to sit back and relax on your private, covered and spacious patio and enclosed back yard. On your private patio you'll find a gas BBQ and patio table with chairs and a lounger as well as a toy chest filled with outside toys for the kids.

The beautifully landscaped grass backyard is fully enclosed making this a fun, secure play yard for the children.

The Cottage is peacefully snuggled between downtown Oakhurst and Bass Lake off Road 426 and approximately 30 minutes from Yosemite National Park. It's only a three mile drive to the Market, Shops and Restaurants of downtown Oakhurst.

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  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
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Calendar last updated:
September 23, 2016
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About Jill

Hi, my name is Jill. My husband and I have owned Huff and Puff Cottage since 1998.

We love our life in the Sierra Mountains where the beauty of nature can be seen everywhere.

We've done our best to insure that our guests find HUFF AND PUFF COTTAGE absolutely perfect a wonderfully memorable vacation!

Jill purchased this cottage in 1998

Why Jill chose Yosemite Area

This is a very convenient location, only three miles from downtown Oakhurst on well maintained roads.

What makes this cottage unique

Huff and Puff Cottage is a private, spacious, secluded and separate duplex off the main house. A wonderful refuge after a busy days explorations.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Love the Huff and Puff! It's so nice to hope that the accomodations you rent are as nice as the photos, only to find when you get there that it is NICER than the pictures!! Everything we could need was there....."Borrow" the chairs and bring them with you into Yosemite...Great to have for little "stopovers" or breaks to sit and read your book in beautiful surroundings. Thank you for everything!!
Sep 2011
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Sierra Mountain Comfort - Secluded and Peaceful, Family Perfect with Free WiFi
average rating of 4.935484 based on 62 reviews

Cozy and Convenient

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I used this place as a "base of operations" for a long weekend at Bass Lake and Yosemite. My sister joined us for a few nights so that we could run in the Yosemite Half Marathon (which was actually at Bass Lake). The cottage was absolutely perfect. The location was great, and Jill clearly has the gift of hospitality. The beds and furniture were quite comfortable, too! Jill made it very easy for us: she met us on arrival, showed us the cottage, and provided us with lots of information about local attractions. We all agreed that we would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very clean and comfortable..

  • 5 of 5

This home was accessible to attractions in the area, also to grocery stores and restaurants.

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A wonderful cottage near Yosemite

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this cottage for five nights in August. The cottage was lovely and was very clean, comfortable and well-maintained. The cottage was just as described in the property listing. The beds in the two bedrooms were very comfortable and we liked having two full bathrooms. The kitchen had everything we needed to cook breakfasts and dinners, and the living room was comfortable to relax in at the end of the day. The cottage was a great base for our Yosemite vacation. We spent three days hiking in Yosemite and on one day, for a change, we rented kayaks in Bass Lake. Jill welcomed us graciously and explained everything we needed to know about the cottage. We would definitely rent this cottage again on a return visit to the Yosemite area.

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect home base for Yosemite visit

  • 5 of 5

Jill provided us with detailed instructions about how to reach the condo within hours of booking the cottage. Those instructions came in handy since GPS gets thrown off in the mountains. Jill greeted us at the house and gave us a quick tour. The cottage is spacious, clean and well stocked. The cats in the backyard are very friendly. On one morning we saw a couple of deer grazing in the front yard. Just enough wildlife to prepare you for the Yosemite visit. Visitor center is about 1 hour 30 minutes drive from the cottage, that made us leave early and it worked out great in terms of finding parking. We loved the big bath tub after coming back from Yosemite. The living room setup is very relaxing after a long day at the park. The kitchen is sufficient to fix a good meal. One night we came after the sun had set. We found the outdoor lights turned on for us. That was a very thoughtful gesture. We would love to stay at the cottage again.

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A little bit of paradise outside of busy Yosemite!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I loved this house! It was close enough to Yosemite (25 min) and far enough away from the busy crowds in the park. Every amenity you could want or need is here. Jill has truly thought of everything to ensure a comfortable stay. And we saw more wildlife in her yard than we did in Yosemite!! Would HIGHLY recommend this home to anyone wanting to visit Yosemite!! Thank you for a wonderful vacation!

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Perfect relaxing getaway place!

  • 5 of 5

Jill welcomed us on arrival and provided great resources for our visit to Yosemite. The cottage could not have been more comfortable. Spacious accommodations and impeccably clean. We even had access to a cooler to use on our day trips. We enjoyed it immensely and definitely recommend!!!!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind review!!!
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Ducey's Bar and Grill
Crab Cakes Restaurant
El Cid Mexican Cuisine
"Local favorite restaurant for Mexican cuisine"
Dicicco's Italian Restaurant
"Our best pick for Italian Cuisine"
Oka's Japanese Restaurant
"A fun place to dine for Japanese food; sushi, teriyaki, tempura and a tapan table"
Nearest Airport
52 Miles
Fresno Yosemite International Airport
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Crab Cakes
Nearest Train
50 Miles
Amtrak - Fresno
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Highway 41 and Road 426
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
DiCiccos Italian Restaurant
Nearest Ski
40 Miles
Badger Pass Ski Area
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Oakhurst Cottage Rental Rates

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2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $16 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning Fee $70
Tax Rate 11.0%

Our Cottage accommodates up to six occupants (no more than four adults).
No charge for children under the age of two.
This is a no-smoking, no pets Cottage.

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Oakhurst Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1150 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Rural
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Ducted Cooling
  • Ducted Heating
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Area
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Main Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Bright, Roomy and includes a sky light.
    Master Bathroom - toilet , tub , shower , This is a new, large, private bathroom off the King Bedroom.
  • Our full bathrooms are both roomy and bright with soaking tubs, shower doors and grab bars, porcelain tile flooring, oak cabinetry with large granite vanities, large mirrors, hair dryers and an abundant towel supply.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King Bedroom - 1 king , 2 baby crib , With Skylight
    Queen Bedroom - 1 queen , Grandma's Toy Closet for Younger Guests
  • Bedroom One has a sprawling California king size bed, large private bathroom, a large cable television and a romantic sky light. Bedroom Two has a comfortable queen size bed and an adventurous toy closet for our younger guests. In the Great Room we offer a queen sleeper sofa and a variety of air mattresses. Comfortably accommodates up to 6 (4 adults maximum). All linens are provided!
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
  • Beach Chairs
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Small Cooler
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

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