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Peaceful Property for an Adventurous Gathering

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house

Overview


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Property
house
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2

About the property

3 Bedroom, 2 bathroom with Mountain Views

Just 30 miles from the Arch Rock Entrance to Yosemite National Park and close to many year-round activities throughout Mariposa County sits Quarry House;

a secluded getaway committed to providing a smoke-free and clean environment for Yosemite visitors to rest and relax in.

The homeowner chose the name Quarry House for the unique granite outcroppings on the property. The house is surrounded by Black Oaks, Manzanita, Pine Trees and visited daily by various bird species and deer. The granite rocks, the wildness of the yard and how it changes with the seasons is part of the appeal of Quarry House.

The inside of the home, with three spacious bedrooms and two full baths will comfortably accommodate up to 8 people. The open floor plan, connecting the fully stocked kitchen, dining area and entertainment corner, makes this an inviting space to gather with family and friends. There is great Wi-Fi, no cable TV, and a landline with local and long distance calling (U.S. only), as there is spotty cell reception in most of the area.

Quarry House is a mere 7 miles from historic gold rush town of Mariposa, which offers an array of dining options, grocery stores, museums, wine tasting, antiquing and local boutiques. Enjoy the beautiful drive along highway 140 for easy access to the Merced River and Yosemite National Park.

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Owner
Owner
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 24, 2016

About The Owner

As a long time resident of Mariposa County, I have greatly enjoyed living, playing and working in this beautiful mountain range. I spent many years in the backcountry of Yosemite constructing stone trails before going into the building trades. My experience as a stonemason and builder is what I have brought to Quarry House in order to elevate and express what this property has to offer. I spent time renovating the entire house, adding amenities and unique stone accents throughout the home to make it what it is today. I still stay there from time to time to continue working on sculptures and other art projects with the granite from the land. Quarry House was my home for many years. I decided to open it up as a vacation rental so that people could experience Yosemite from the comfort of a Sierra Foothills home. I hope you enjoy your stay at Quarry House!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Our stay at the Quarry House was amazing! ♥

We enjoyed every miniute of it… the deer in the morning was probably the most amazing part although the trees and other wildlife were things we will always remember. Until next time, Quarry House, ♥
Dec 2012
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Reviews

Very Good! 4.2/5 -
(37 traveler reviews)

Peaceful Property for an Adventurous Gathering
average rating of 4.216216 based on 51 reviews
Stanford, CA
5

Comfortable, charming house in a nice location

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time visiting the quarry house. It was just right for a cozy trip to Yosemite over New Year's

  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
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5

Great Birthday Home

  • 5 of 5

Aside from being a very clean and appealing home, my favorite part about booking with them was the quick and informative responses when contacting the owner. Spending my 30th birthday here was amazing, and the experience I had was definitely positive. The only thing I could say was a downside with booking with them is the length of time it takes to receive your deposit. Other than that, nothing but impressive.

  • Submitted: Dec 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Absolutely lovely place to stay

  • 4 of 5

Inside of the house was well decorated, very comfortable, a lot of space for everyone. Kitchen was specious too and has all the equipment and tools you could need, placed in labeled cabinets and drawers.

Outside could need a little more work and cleaning up, especially back yard. We didn't mind though, as we stayed there for only one night. Easy enough to find the place, even in the dark.

  • Submitted: Nov 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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yosemite adventure.

  • 1 of 5

We stayed in the house 3 nites ending sept 30. I just got my damage refund dated oct 17th. I inquired as to where it was a week ago and was told that contract says 14 days. Never happened to me before and I won't stay here again. I expect better treatment than that. I'm a customer for God sake. We are mature and left the place clean. I've done trips where we stayed at 5 different places, If everyone took 14 days, It would mean a lot of money hanging out there.

The house was nice inside. The swamp cooler is very noisy. Outside is being done by someone else. Barbecue was very dirty. Tables and chairs not usable without a cleaning.

It took two hours to get to Glacier Point from house. Park entrance is long way from main attractions in park.

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Nice and peaceful

  • 5 of 5

Stayed over for a night on a quick trip to Yosemite. Nice and quiet and a beautiful starry sky at night. Cute little area and town nearby. Everything was clean and great.

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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4

The house was exactly as pictured.

  • 4 of 5

The house offers an open floor plan. The kitchen is well stocked for cooking needs. Bedrooms were spacious. The only problem we encountered was a broken recliner but they have a great sectional! The TV is new and has great picture quality but remember to bring movies or use Netflix as movie selection is outdated and there is no cable. Overall a nice experience. We were gone hiking most of the day to Yosemite which was about a 30+ min drive to park entrance. Good location for the town of Mariposa.

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Pioneer Market
"Grocery store with all your needs from produce to wine to household products. They even have..."
Savoury's
"Great atmosphere for an upscale dining experience. "
California State Mining and Mineral Museum
"A historical and educational outing."
Prospectors Brewing Company -- CLOSED
"Excellent local craft microbrewery."
Mariposa Pizza Factory
"Best pizza in Mariposa!"
High Country Health Foods & Cafe
"Excellent organic market with fresh produce and local foods. Cafe offers made to order sandw..."
1850 Restaurant
"Fresh young face in Mariposa's casual dining options. Best burger in town!"
Pony Expresso
"Small batches roasted daily of organic, fair trade, single origin and custom blended coffees..."
The Alley
"Great place to enjoy a beer after a long day on the trail. Specializes in microbrews."
Jantz Bakery
"Awesome Mennonite bakery specializing in pies and pastries. "
Yosemite Bug Rustic Mountain Resort
"Family style dining featuring fresh, local food. Full health spa with massages and yoga clas..."
Nearest Airport
72 Miles
Fresno International (FAT)
Nearest Barpub
7 Miles
The Hideout
Nearest Golf
21 Miles
River Creek Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Hwy 140
Nearest Ski
53 Miles
Badger Pass Ski Resort
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

Bootjack House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Spring-Summer
Mar 20 2017 - Sep 22 2017
1 night minimum stay
$175
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
$150
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning (guests 1-8) $100 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 11.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Bootjack House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1360 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • Fresh towels and linens are provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , Master Bedroom includes Cal King and attached Bath
    Guest Room 1 - 1 king , 1 queen
    Guest Room 2 - 1 queen
  • Clean sheets and extra blankets provided.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

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