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Best rates in the pines. Updated 1 bedrm + loft, 2 baths. No VRBO fees

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Loft, 2 baths, (Sleeps 6)

Our goal is to keep your vacation costs to a minimum. We’ve chosen to not use the VRBO online booking that adds more fees to your vacation. (VRBO says "The service fee averages 6–7% and doesn’t exceed 9% of total rental price.") We accept 1) personal checks with verification, 2) free, secure bank-to-bank transfers with the clearxchange.com system, and 3) PayPal credit card payments.

1 bedroom plus sleeping loft, 2 bathrooms. Sleeper sofa.

Super comfortable, clean, upgraded condo. Three skylights and window seats with tall windows in the dining area distinguish our condo from others in the complex. New: retractable shade for the big skylight above the loft beds -- for our guests who want to sleep past sunrise.

Check our reviews and rates and you'll see why we have returning guests. NOTE to returning guests: You get a discount off this year's rates.

Washer, dryer and laundry detergent in our condo -- so you can start each day fresh for all that outdoor activity. Hair dryers, shampoo, conditioners, lotions in both baths.

We provide a full stack of firewood and kindling for our EPA quick-starting fireplace.

Best sleeping area? It may be the loft with stripped-log beds and skylights (including one in the shower). The master bedroom is comfortable, also.

All beds -- including our sleeper-sofa by the fireplace -- have memory foam and down pillows.

The kitchen is well-equipped for cooking full meals. In summer, there's a large propane BBQ outside with a picnic table. Crockpot - 6 qt. - choose one of our chili or slow-cooker recipes. Throw in your ingredients on low before bed, or in the morning. When you come back, dinner's ready.

Coffee (dark roast, regular, decaf), tea (black, green, white, herbal), hot chocolate, oatmeal and popcorn always in the cabinets. Spices, sugar, creamer.

Free secure internet/Wi-Fi in the condo. Bring your laptop, iPad, iPod, MP3 and stream music through our Logitech speakers. HD/TV for your game system.

Checkers, chess, cards, games, poker chips, plenty of family DVDs and books available for your evening enjoyment.

The free Mammoth shuttle is at the end of our driveway, taking you all around town and to the mountain lodges. We're on the Green Line in winter heading straight to Eagle Lodge in approximately 6-8 minutes. Or drive to Eagle Lodge in less than 5 minutes. Connect to the other free shuttle lines if you're heading to Main or Canyon Lodges.

In summer/fall, we're on the free Purple shuttle line that goes all around town and to the Village and connects to all other free shuttles.

Super oversized Jacuzzi (16 jets) outdoors and covered - open all year. Sauna open all year. Heated pool and tennis courts open in the summer and early fall.

Billiards, ping pong a short walk away in our rec center.

Free, lit exterior parking immediately below our entrance. Locked ski/board closet next to our entrance door.

Regarding reviews: we never ask for reviews or use reviews from friends, neighbors, relatives. We just do our best to treat guests like we'd like to be treated. A vacation should be special. :)

Our Mammoth Lakes Business Tax Certificate Number: #6168

Some honest disclosures: 1) Because we refuse to allow VRBO to charge you additional fees, they've dropped our listing down here even though we've listed with VRBO the longest of all Sunshine Village properties. 2) We never email our renters asking for reviews. 3) We don't use stretched photos that make a room look larger. 4) We just want you to have an affordable, super vacation.

Keywords: Condo, Townhome, Mountain Resort

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 19, 2017

About The Owner

We enjoy sharing this condo as a base for the spectacular activities Mammoth offers: opportunities to ski, snowboard, fish, hike, bird-watch, golf, ride horses and bikes.

The Owner purchased this condo in 2010

What makes this condo unique

We like being walking distance to town while still being secluded in tall pines -- you can walk to Vons, the movie theater, Roberto's Mexican, Grumpy's, Rafters, etc. The summer and winter free shuttle route is at the end of our driveway -- hop on and head to the Village, up the Mountain, out to the lakes area.

Amenities

Mammoth Lakes Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Free Long Distance
  • 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 ...
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Sleeper sofa has memory foam mattress, linens, pillows.
    Loft - 1 double , 2 twin/ single
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1), Bunk Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Sauna
  • Shared Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • parasailing
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
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Best rates in the pines. Updated 1 bedrm + loft, 2 baths. No VRBO fees
average rating of 4.9583335 based on 24 reviews
5

Well Worth It!

  • 5 of 5

I have been visiting Mammoth for many years and have rented several condos. This unit is very well situated, it's clean and comfortable. The owner, Colleen, went out of her way to make the entire process simple and easy. Even when there was a little snag in the plans it was no problem, Colleen had a back up plan ready and waiting. I will absolutely book this condo in the future.

Thank you for everything.

  • Submitted: May 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're delighted to have guests like you - adventurous people who love the mountains, lakes, rivers, wildlife. A sincere thanks for your kind words here. It's truly our pleasure to do all we can to help make your trip a great one.
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5

Perfect family condo

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 4 stayed here for 9 nights skiing. The condo was perfect. Colleen went out of her way to ensure we had a great stay and nothing was too much trouble. The cupboards were well stocked with everything we needed, and the washer and dryer were perfect for our long stay. The fire made the place cosy and warm and the location is ideal for getting up onto the mountain quickly and easily either by car or free bus. The bird feeders on the balcony were a constant delight, which had the kids spotting new bird types and cooing at the squirrels who visited. The jacuzzi and sauna were fab after a day on the slopes. We would HIGHLY recommend this condo and hope to revisit one day soon. Thanks heaps Colleen for a brilliant time at Mammoth.

  • Submitted: Feb 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You are an amazing, fun bunch of Australians. You put up with challenging conditions after the blizzard without complaining and got outside to enjoy Mammoth at its snowiest best. Thank you for choosing our place and for your kind comments here on VRBO. And thanks for feeding the birds and giving us enjoyable updates of your skiing and exploring adventures. Now you get to enjoy your summer down under. Our best regards from California!
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5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

My family of 6 stayed here after the Labor Day holiday. It was perfect for us! Colleen is great, and goes above and beyond! She is honest, and you can tell she really cares about the people who rent here. This was my first time in Mammoth, and we loved it! The condo is in a great location, and Colleen is helpful with suggestions on the area and activities. Condo was very clean and well stocked. Beds were comfortable! I don't know what else to say, except that we hope to be back here next year!

  • Submitted: Sep 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We have the best guests. Like your beautiful young family having so much fun exploring the Eastern Sierra. My job and that of my excellent support crew is to have the condo ready, and then step back and let you have your privacy. When you need us, that’s when we jump to do whatever you need. We’ll be so very happy to have you return.
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5

This Place was Super!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time at Mammoth this past weekend. This place sleep comfortably for 6-8 people. It was clean and well maintained. There are plenty of kitchen cooking and eating ware. Colleen was very responsive, accommodating and organized. It was a great joy working with her. I would recommend this place to others.

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You and your family were such enjoyable guests. It gives us so much pleasure to know you had a great Mammoth trip and that we helped in a small way with a comfortable place. Please come back!
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5

Ultimate Customer Service

  • 5 of 5

This was our 3rd time staying at Colleen's condo as we would not stay anywhere else. Colleen's impeccable customer service surpasses any establishment we've ever stayed at. She truly strives to make sure her guests have a wonderful time. My husband and I will no longer consider staying anywhere else in Mammoth. The condo has everything you need to have a great time! We enjoy watching the birds that come on the balcony. We can't wait to come back next year!!

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We love helping make it a great summer vacation - and to know that our place is part of the memories your children have of beautiful Mammoth. Thanks for choosing to return again!
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5

Awesome Owner and EXCELLENT Condo!

  • 5 of 5

The reviews are all right, Colleen is by the far the most attentive host I've ever worked with. She makes sure you're getting what you paid for and then some! Her response time is unbeaten too. The condo itself is very clean, comfortable, and conveniently located. It's a great deal for a great place. I highly recommend it!!

  • Submitted: May 13, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It’s music to my ears when we get positive feedback. We never ask for it-- we know you're busy when you return back home. You and your group are the guests we hope for: active fun outdoors-lovers. You make it all worthwhile for us. You’re part of our Mammoth family now.
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Map

Nearest Point of Interest
Von's Grocery
Nearest Point of Interest
Roberto's Mexican Cafe
Nearest Point of Interest
Eagle Lodge - Eagle Express Chairlift
Nearest Point of Interest
Main Lodge - Mammoth Mountain Ski Area
Nearest Point of Interest
Canyon Lodge
Nearest Point of Interest
Whiskey Creek Bar and Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Angel's Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
The Village
Nearest Point of Interest
Rite Aid and Do-It Center
Nearest Point of Interest
Burger's Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
The Stove Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Cast Off Thrift Store
Nearest Point of Interest
Second Chance Thrift Store
Nearest Point of Interest
Tamarack Lodge Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Tamarack Cross-County Ski Center

Enjoy Mammoth's stunning mountain fun then come back to cozy comfort. Great kitchen, bar. Washer/dryer in our condo to get you started fresh every morning.

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Rates & Availability

Mammoth Lakes Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer - non-holiday
May 29 2017 - Aug 2 2017
2 night minimum stay
$100
From
$120
Fri,Sat
 
 
Bluesapalooza
Aug 3 2017 - Aug 5 2017
3 night minimum stay
$125
 
 
Summer - non-holiday
Aug 6 2017 - Aug 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$100
From
$120
Fri,Sat
 
 
Labor Day holiday
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 3 2017
3 night minimum stay
$125
 
 
Fall color special
Sep 4 2017 - Nov 9 2017
2 night minimum stay
$90
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$100
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning/linen fee $90 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 14.0%

Refundable security deposit of $250; promptly returned if no damage or loss.

The taxes are required by the Town of Mammoth Lakes: 13% TOT (Transient Occupancy Tax) and 1% TBID (Tourism Business Improvement District). We collect the tax from you and submit it monthly to the Town of Mammoth Lakes. Our Business License and Tax Certificate information are available on the Town's website; see "Business Tax and Registration."

We're happy to accept checks with verification. Or you can do a free secure checking account transfer to our Chase account if you bank at Chase, Bank of America, Wells Fargo, US Bank or First Bank (they share a free secure clearXchange system). If you prefer to use your credit card, PayPal will add their 2.9% fee + $0.30; your $250 security deposit incurs no PayPal fee when we return it to you.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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