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Nature's Retreat, Charming and quiet mountain getaway amongst the Pines.

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Two Bedrooms, one bathroom, loft, sleeps 4

Large, private and clean cabin set on 7 acres with gated access and end of road privacy. Home borders over 600 acres of National Forest with lovely views from every window of towering pines, cedars and oak trees. Many trails from property to ride or hike upon and a gorgeous lake only 1 mile away. Perfect for a quite get away to hike, bike, and visit beautiful Yosemite National Park and Bass Lake. Home has a private hot tub set up under the stars, plenty of room to ride bikes or relax. Home also has a horse shoe pit, foosball table, large hammock, shuffle board table and Cable Tv along with Wifi and Pandora. :-) Home is stocked with everything you need including books, cd's, Dvds and a large closet filled with toys and games for all ages.


Property Manager
Terri Worthington Pack
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 28, 2017

Amenities

Oakhurst Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Lake ...
  • Mountain ...
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Carport
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Evaporative Cooling
  • Gas Heating
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Area
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Bathroom has shampo, conditioner, body wash and blow dryer.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Loft - 1 twin/ single , Loft
  • Playpen is also provided.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Beach Towels
  • Child's Swing
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • 10 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(74 traveler reviews)

Nature's Retreat, Charming and quiet mountain getaway amongst the Pines.
average rating of 4.9324327 based on 74 reviews
5

Perfect retreat

  • 5 of 5

Everything we hoped for and more. Lovely comfortable home in peaceful surroundings. Everything we needed was provided and we loved having a barbecue followed by lying in the hot tub looking at the stars. Great walk to Bass Lake and ideal for day trip to Yosemite. Friendly helpful host too. Can't recommend it more highly.

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Welcoming and Beautiful

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time hiking and our kids definitely didn't want to leave. The retreat was cozy and comfortable. We enjoyed the fire pit and hot tub. Yosemite isn't far away and this was a great get away from the everyday norm. Fantastic place to unwind and relax!

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A Perfect Retreat!

  • 5 of 5

We spent our honeymoon at this retreat. When looking for a cabin we did find several that were cheaper and also more expensive. The pricing sits right in the middle and after our stay, I think it was more than worth it. Our decision was based on the great reviews and the private hot tub. I'm so glad we went with this cabin, it was a great choice!

Terri is a kind, gracious and very helpful, host. Her directions were spot on. When we arrived it was later in the evening and she left the lights on for us. The cabin was very very clean. It has a lovely, comfortable homey feel. The kitchen is tiny and adorable but has everything you need. It's well stocked with all of those small extras that you just forget about.

The master bed is crazy comfortable. The scenery is beautiful and very secluded. The stars at night are gorgeous and its so quiet. Terri has a sweet puppy named Jo Jo who is very obedient but ready for a good pet anytime. There are two cats that rome the property as well, all adorable, clean and well behaved.

The cabin is about a 40-minute drive to the South Entrance of Yosemite.

Terri has put together a binder with great tips on excursions, trails, and restaurants in the area. After a wonderful day in Yosemite, the back patio (just off the master bedroom) was perfect for an evening of barbecue and a soak in the hot tub. I would recommend this retreat for anyone! Very, very happy! We hope to return for our anniversary.

  • Submitted: Apr 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

lovely place

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here in March for a couple of days. The setting is beautiful and there are some trails behind the property for hiking. It has a nice outdoor area with a hammock, picnic table, fireplace, a horseshoe pit and hot tub. There is a friendly neighborhood cat who visited frequently as well.

There is a closet full of games/toys for children and older kids. There are also several movies that you can watch.

The landlord is very nice and helped us out when we were in a difficult situation and we greatly appreciated that.

The property is close to a town where there are restaurants, grocery stores, gas stations, movie theater and all the essentials. It is approximately 1 hr outside of Yosemite NP so an easy enough drive to get into the park.

Overall the property is very nice and we were very satisfied. The only negatives are that the decor is a little outdated, and as others have noted, the kitchen is very small so would be difficult with larger groups. There was only one bathroom for use which might also be challenging for larger groups.

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Joy, Thanks so much for your lovely review. :-) The Retreat is only 17 miles to the Southern Entrance of Yosemite, so it takes about 20 minutes to actually be in the Park and at Mariposa Grove.. it does take up to 40 minutes (total) to get down to the valley floor which is 23 miles inside the park. :-) Yes, the kitchen is small, as advertised with the entire kitchen being pictured on the site, so hopefully you were not surprised. We have actually had a family cook an entire Thanksgiving dinner there! (if you could believe that) Our maximum guest count is 4 so we feel the house is perfect for that. So glad you enjoyed your stay and thanks again for the great review.
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Cozy and welcoming

  • 5 of 5

We very much enjoyed our stay at the retreat! Beautiful views and a nice trail near by. The home itself was comfortable and very clean. They provide everything that you would need. Highly recommended. Go and see for yourself...

  • Submitted: Feb 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Everything I was looking for

  • 5 of 5

The only downside I saw was the kitchen was soo small and the stove only has hi setting for stove top. This was not a problem as there were only 2 of us but if we would have brought the family it would have been difficult especially with it raining. Very clean and quiet. Loved our stay.

  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Marcel for the nice review. Super glad you enjoyed your stay. The stove simply had a knob that needed adjusting and has since been replaced so all 4 burners and stove works fine. While the kitchen is small we have actually had guests cook Thanksgiving dinner there, turkey and all. :-) Thanks again for staying with us.
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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Fresno
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Highway 41
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Ahwahnee Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
Highway 41
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Lots on Highway 41
Nearest Ski
40 Miles
Badger Pass
Nearest Beach
200 Miles
Avila
Car: necessary

Bass Lake is one mile away from vacation home and is a lovely lake surrounded by tall pines. Boat rentals are availalbe, swimming, kayaking and fishing. Oakhurst is 4 miles away with shopping, restaurants, movie theater, bowling and local park. Yosemite is 20 miles to entrance and on the way there is horse-back riding and a great train ride. Badger Ski Resort is 40 miles away and is very family friendly and we have a large casino with gambling, spa and many restaurants approx. 20 miles away. Lovely 18 hole golf course in Ahwahnee which is a short 10 minute drive away. All areas are surrounded by large, beautiful trees and great mountain views.

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Rates & Availability

Oakhurst Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Spring/Summer
May 12 2017 - Sep 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$250
From
$275
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$95
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50
Cleaning Fee $75
Refundable damage deposit $150
Tax Rate 11.0%

Holiday rates apply for 4th of July, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years. Please note, my homes fees are based typically for a party of two in off season, (a couple sharing one room) as couples are the majority of travelers in off season and I feel they should not pay the same as a large party. By accepting my couples rate you agree to keep the middle guest bedroom and bath closed off and not used. If any additional guests the fee is $25 per guest after two per night. Any additional guest brought into the home without permission forfeits your deposit as well as the guest fee still having to be paid. Thanks for your understanding.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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