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Adorable Two-Person Bungalow in Downtown Nevada City

Bedrooms 1
Space sq. ft.
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning


About the property

1 bedroom Downtown Nevada City cottage on a quiet street

Special Pricing March 2017!

An adorable and private cottage in downtown Nevada City - just a 5 minute walk from the shops, galleries, cafes, bars, restaurants, and events of the charming and historic Nevada City. The Downtown Bungalow features a bedroom with a queen sized bed, flat screen HD TV, closet and sitting area. The bathroom includes organic shampoo, conditioner, shower gel, and lotion, plus a hairdryer and luxurious towels. The kitchen has a full set up including a coffee cone, coffee press, coffee grinder, juicer and all the appliances, pans, and dishes you need for your stay. A gas grill is on the patio. There is a dining area and lovely outdoor patio for your morning coffee or afternoon cocktail. We provide Starbucks coffee beans, tea, and bottled water. The Bungalow is a separate building on our property, with owner interaction at a minimum. There is private parking for one car. There is heat and AC in the Bungalow, + a ceiling fan.

As of Feb 1, 2016: Please note that we charge a 10% bed tax on our nightly rate (i.e. $12 for our standard $125 nightly fee). This is payable at the Bungalow at check-in. cash preferred. It is a hospitality tax that goes to Nevada City.

The Bungalow is on a quiet street yet just a short 5 minute downhill walk into lively downtown Nevada City. The property is beautifully landscaped and there is a seasonal creek running just outside the Bungalow. There are numerous hiking, biking, and running trails within walking distance from the property. The gorgeous Yuba River is a short drive away.

More Details

Kathy Dotson
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 27, 2017

About Kathy Dotson

Kathy moved to Nevada City in 1994 after graduating from UCSB and growing up in Southern California. While working at a summer camp, she met the Southern man of her dreams, Brett (from Southwestern Virginia) and they married in 2002. They have two young girls, Roxy and Scarlet.

Kathy worked for the South Yuba River Citizens League for 10 years, and while there founded the Wild & Scenic Film Festival. She was the Festival Director for the first 8 years. Currently she is a graphic designer, working for a large variety of local businesses and non profits. She also teaches spinning at the South Yuba Club (one of the best and most intense spin classes around!) Brett has been in solar sales for over 10 years, working for SMA America.

The family loves adventuring in the Sierra, seeing live music and enjoying their incredible and magical community of Nevada City.

Kathy Dotson purchased this bungalow in 2007

Why Kathy Dotson chose Gold Country / High Sierra

We bought this property because we LOVE downtown Nevada City.

What makes this bungalow unique

The community around us and in Nevada County makes for such a magical place to live! We love sharing it with others.


Nevada City Bungalow Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • bungalow
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 2
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • not suitable for children
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • a newly remodeled bathroom with body wash, shampoo, conditioner, hair dryer and towels
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • A queen-size bed with memory foam mattress
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • limited accessibility
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(13 traveler reviews)

Adorable Two-Person Bungalow in Downtown Nevada City
average rating of 4.923077 based on 13 reviews

Cozy and very comfortable bungalow!

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our getaway weekend, the bungalow was comfy cozy, everything we needed was so kindly provided, we would definitely stay there again!

  • Submitted: Dec 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very cozy inviting place

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay very much. Kathy was very welcoming, even leaving a few nice treats for us. The place is very small but well equipped and great proximity to town!

  • Submitted: Nov 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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upcountry Maui

Fabulous little gem in Nevada City!

  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable and well-appointed little rental near downtown Nevada City...but not TOO near. It was quiet and lovely...would stay there again.

  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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La Mesa, California

Charming Cozy Cottage

  • 5 of 5

If you are planning a trip to the California Gold Country Nevada City is a perfect place to explore this beautiful area. The bungalow has everything you need for an enjoyable stay, from the outdoor patio area/BBQ, walking distance to town and thoughtfulness of Kathy.

We found the bungalow to be well equipped, very clean and well stocked. We were so comfortable and appreciative of every

detail that was provided for our stay. Kathy gave us tips for hikes, places to river raft and we enjoyed it all.

Thanks for a memorable stay!!

Suzanne and Louie Vattuone

La Mesa, CA

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Suzanne and Louie! What a lovely review! Hope to have you back! kathy
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Great getaway

  • 5 of 5

Super cute cottage and nice extra's inside. The owners are nice too.

I would go back there for sure!

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Awesome and cozy bungalow, great hosts, perfect location!

  • 5 of 5

The bungalow was just the place for a relaxing and fun birthday weekend. Just as described, the place is is very clean, well-appointed and super comfy, just the right size, with everything you need to have a great time. The hosts are terrific and do everything to make your stay a happy one. The neighborhood is beautiful, quiet and close to downtown restaurants and shopping. We especially loved Ike's Quarter Cafe for breakfast and lunch, just a short walk from the bungalow. The hosts have info on all kinds of activities and we enjoyed some great hikes. We had a wonderful time and would be super happy to return. Thanks for a great getaway!

  • Submitted: May 25, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Julie!
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Car: recommended


Rates & Availability

Nevada City Bungalow Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
March 2017
Mar 1 2017 - Mar 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

A 10% bed tax is added to all reservations. Payable at the Bungalow. It goes to our wonderful town of Nevada City.
In addition, a $50 cleaning fee is collected for stays of 7 nights. The cleaning fee is paid at the Bungalow.

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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