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Yosemite Country Cottage~Clean~Private~Quiet~Non-smokers only

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Enjoy your home cooked meal at the big dining table or cozy up to the fireplace!
Large dining table to relax and enjoy a fine meal with family and friends
Looking east from the Cathedral Rocks
1 of 57Enjoy your home cooked meal at the big dining table or cozy up to the fireplace!
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Overview
2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
The Yosemite Country Cottage, winner of the TripAdvisor/FlipKey Certificate of Excellence award is a charming, custom built home, designed with the traveler in mind. It is conveniently located near Yosemite National Park along scenic Highway 140, approximately 9 miles east of the town of Mariposa. The Country Cottage was completed in Spring 2006. The managing owners have lived and worked in the Yosemite area for 40 + years. The owner Charles, a professional guide in Yosemite, will be happy to provide you with a special 'Place's to Go' Trip Planning Guide to get the most out of your visit upon booking a reservation. Beautifully decorated and exceptionally clean, the Country Cottage has comfortable bedrooms that sleep 4-6 all with country quilts, Berber carpeting and adjacent tiled bath...The Yosemite Country Cottage, winner of the TripAdvisor/FlipKey Certificate of Excellence award is a charming, custom built home, designed with the traveler in mind. It is conveniently located near Yosemite National Park along scenic Highway 140, approximately 9 miles east of the town of Mariposa. The Country Cottage was completed in Spring 2006. The managing owners have lived and worked in the Yosemite area for 40 + years. The owner Charles, a professional guide in Yosemite, will be happy to provide you with a special 'Place's to Go' Trip Planning Guide to get the most out of your visit upon booking a reservation. Beautifully decorated and exceptionally clean, the Country Cottage has comfortable bedrooms that sleep 4-6 all with country quilts, Berber carpeting and adjacent tiled bathrooms. The Master bedroom features a California King size solid oak sleigh bed, Queen bed in second bedroom. Additionally a Queen bed located in Study. The bedrooms are tastefully decorated in a Country Cottage theme. The Master bathroom has a separate vanity area and is wheelchair accessible, equipped with assist bars and a tiled roll-in shower with a built-in tiled bench. The second full bathroom has a tub/shower combo with sliding shower doors, sink, and toilet. The large full amenity Kitchen has new appliances, counter tops and cabinetry. It is fully equipped for the gourmet cook or includes all the conveniences for the vacationing cook. The Yosemite Country Cottage is just the place for families and friends looking for comfort, convenience and charm. The open floor plan is ideal for socializing and relaxing. Sitting atop a hillside on 13 acres, the Country Cottage offers privacy, quiet surroundings and fantastic views. Leave the crowds, traffic and noise behind. The Country Cottage is your ideal vacation home. Baby/child items (crib, highchair, etc..) are available on request. The highlight of the living room is a large rock wall with a gas fireplace for cozy evenings. Living room furnishings include an entertainment center with a new WiFi enabled 55' smart TV for streaming internet based movies. The fully furnished dining room next to the living room affords easy access to the kitchen. Outside amenities include a Propane Gas Barbecue and picnic table. A covered porch with a picnic table for outside meals to relax and enjoy views of the surrounding Sierra Nevada foothills. Outside security cameras operational on the property. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
We do not rent to smokers or vapers. This includes both inside or outside the Cottage or on the property at anytime. No Pets of any kind anytime. No sleeping on couch or sofas or making beds with the cushions. *Cancellation Refund policy is in Rental Agreement. Minimum age is 25 for reserving the Cottage. Driveway speed is 10 MPH maximum both ways. Driveway uphill past Cottage is private and off limits.
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite), 1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Charles L
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2012
Interaction with guests
Access for the key will be via a combo lock box. Additionally, we will answer any questions you have about the Cottage, check-out procedure, House Thermostat, and general information about the Park.
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Reviewed 27 October 2021

I cannot say enough about the property owner, Charles, & the extra care & attention he provides his guests. Our great experience started right after booking the reservation with a phone call from him to get to know us along with some wonderful suggestions for...More

Date of stay: October 2021
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Climber398989, VR Owner at Yosemite Country Cottage~Clean~Private~Quiet~Non-smokers only, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you. I'm glad we could meet and exceed your expectations. We try to make every stay in the Cottage and visit to Yosemite NP memorable with trip planning ideas/advice in advance for what ever level of exploration one may have

Reviewed 11 October 2021

My stay at Yosemite Cottage was great. The cottage was fantastic, very clean and has all of the amenities needed for a great vacation surrounded by Mother Nature. Charles is extremely organized and his attention to detail in the Guest instructions in the cottage was...More

Date of stay: October 2021
Thank Scott S
Climber398989, VR Owner at Yosemite Country Cottage~Clean~Private~Quiet~Non-smokers only, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you. I'm glad we could meet and exceed your expectations. We try to make every stay in the Cottage and visit to Yosemite NP memorable with trip planning ideas/advice in advance for what ever level of exploration one may have

Reviewed 31 August 2021

Not only was the cottage perfect for our family, but Charles and his knowledge of Yosemite was the best thing about the trip. His detailed tips and info about where, when, how to experience Yosemite landmarks was priceless! I contacted Charles many times before the...More

Date of stay: August 2021
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Climber398989, VR Owner at Yosemite Country Cottage~Clean~Private~Quiet~Non-smokers only, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you. I'm glad we could meet and exceed your expectations. We try to make every stay in the Cottage and visit to Yosemite NP memorable with trip planning ideas/advice in advance for what ever level of exploration one may have

Reviewed 7 July 2021

We had a great experience at this place. The check-in process was easy, and Charles was very reasonable and provided a lot of helpful tips about visiting Yosemite. The cottage was clean and in great condition. It was perfect for all of our needs. I...More

Date of stay: June 2021
Thank Ben G
Climber398989, VR Owner at Yosemite Country Cottage~Clean~Private~Quiet~Non-smokers only, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2021

Thank you. I'm glad we could meet and exceed your expectations. We try to make every stay in the Cottage and visit to Yosemite NP memorable with trip planning ideas/advice in advance for what ever level of exploration one may have.

Reviewed 6 July 2021

The house was the perfect size for three of us. The drive to and from Yosemite each day was beautiful. Mariposa was just close enough for grocery store and/or dinner runs after a long day at the park. Charles the owner went above and beyond...More

Date of stay: June 2021
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Climber398989, VR Owner at Yosemite Country Cottage~Clean~Private~Quiet~Non-smokers only, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2021

Thank you. I'm glad we could meet and exceed your expectations. We try to make every stay in the Cottage and visit to Yosemite NP memorable with trip planning ideas/advice in advance for what ever level of exploration one may have.

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Reviewed 2 June 2021

My husband and I booked this lovely 3BR cottage for a week to visit and hike in Yosemite with our daughter, son in law, and granddaughter. Charles was an excellent host, and was available, responsive, resourceful, kind, and truly had tried to think of everything...More

Date of stay: May 2021
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Climber398989, VR Owner at Yosemite Country Cottage~Clean~Private~Quiet~Non-smokers only, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2021

"Thank you. I'm glad we could meet and exceed your expectations. We try to make every stay in the Cottage and visit to Yosemite NP memorable with trip planning ideas/advice in advance for what ever level of exploration one may have."

Reviewed 24 May 2021

I have to say that of all the places we’ve stayed (hotels or rentals, whether with VRBO or other similar booking sites), Charles' personal touch and attention to every detail in the house itself made our stay and our visit to Yosemite unforgettable. Even though...More

Date of stay: May 2021
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Climber398989, VR Owner at Yosemite Country Cottage~Clean~Private~Quiet~Non-smokers only, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2021

Thank you. I'm glad we could meet and exceed your expectations. We try to make every stay in the Cottage and visit to Yosemite NP memorable with trip planning ideas/advice in advance for what ever level of exploration one may have.

Reviewed 24 October 2020

This is an excellent home, with room for us to spread out. Beds were very comfortable. Charles has thought of everything. He provides lots of valuable information if you're driving into Yosemite. Always available if you need anything during your stay. We would definitely come...More

Date of stay: October 2020
Thank Kristen B
Climber398989, VR Owner at Yosemite Country Cottage~Clean~Private~Quiet~Non-smokers only, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2021

Thank you, glad you enjoyed your stay!

Reviewed 13 October 2020

Charles was the perfect host and the cottage was amazing. Charles came down to show us a few things about the wonderful exras like the propane barbecue, the internet T.V., the air and heat. He also provided lots of information about where to go in...More

Date of stay: October 2020
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Climber398989, VR Owner at Yosemite Country Cottage~Clean~Private~Quiet~Non-smokers only, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2021

Thank you, glad you enjoyed your stay!

Reviewed 25 July 2020

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at The Cottage. The house is beautiful, relaxing and well equipped. The location is ideal being less than an hour from front door to parking in The Valley. Charles is very responsive to any need and we will certainly be...More

Date of stay: June 2020
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Climber398989, VR Owner at Yosemite Country Cottage~Clean~Private~Quiet~Non-smokers only, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2021

Thank you, glad you enjoyed your stay!

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Air Conditioning
Alarm Clock
Grill
Blender
Books
Ceiling Fans
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Mountain Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Paper Towels Provided
Porch
Private Garden
Secure Parking
Cooker
Telephone
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
City Getaway
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
The Yosemite Country Cottage is a charming, custom built home, designed with the traveler in mind. It is conveniently located near Yosemite National Park along Highway 140, approximately 9 miles east of the town of Mariposa. The Cottage is conveniently located near Yosemite National Park and offers a variety of activities for all seasons. There is easy access to two nearby park entrances, Arch Rock Entrance Station along the Wild and Scenic Merced River Canyon, or the South Entrance Station along Highway 41 on the way to the majestic Giant Sequoias The Historic Gold Town of Mariposa (9 miles) with the California State Mineral Exhibit and surrounding Gold Country with its quaint shops, restaurants, Wine Tasting from local Vineyards and History Museum are great to explore
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Yosemite Country Cottage~Clean~Private~Quiet~Non-smokers only is able to accommodate up to 6 guests. See all property details.

Yosemite Country Cottage~Clean~Private~Quiet~Non-smokers only has 2 bathrooms available. See all property details.

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