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The Lince Lodge is a Big Trees Beauty in Arnold California

Bedrooms 3
Space 2,050 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Sleeps 8-12 this cabin has three bedrooms, two baths and a loft game/play/sleep

This Fabulous Big Trees Beauty has everything you could want for a first class vacation, with sleeping for eight and the ability to increase occupancy to twelve (at an extra per person charge). This cabin has three bedrooms, two baths and a loft game/play/sleep area along with a full-service kitchen; master suite with private access to the huge deck area which is perfect for easy entertaining. Our vacation home is fully equipped and situated on one acre that backs up to the National Forest.

In the summer, enjoy the beautiful outdoors at the cabin barbecuing on the deck or sitting around the fire pit to roast marshmallows (if it’s a burn day). Get out and go for a hike through Calaveras Big Trees State Park. You can fish, kayak, canoe, or even pan for gold on the Stanislaus River, or spend the day swimming and playing at Lake Alpine or Spicer. Explore at California Cavern, climb, crawl and squirm through gooey, sticky mud, or take a tour at the Gold Cliff Mine. Explore 2 historic gold mine sites, or at the Moaning Caverns, you can rappel 165 feet by rope to the bottom of the main chamber. If you enjoy the wine country, head down to Murphy’s, a 25 minute drive to visit some of the Sierra’s most outstanding wineries. Ironstone Winery is stunning, and has great concert attractions. They also have excellent wine, and in a vault the largest piece of gold ever found in California. Murphy’s downtown has charming shops and wonderful restaurants in which to dine. Arnold is closer to the cabin to spend the day browsing shops and restaurants, including the Snowshoe Brewery, that has some wonderful microbrews.

In the winter watch the family sled in front of the deck or build a big snow man. We are only a 20 mile ride to Bear Valley Ski Resort for some of the best skiing and snowboarding in the Sierras, without the crowds. This cabin is beautiful with vaulted ceilings and hardwood floors. It is fun to snuggle, relax in front of the fire place and watch the snow fall outside.

You will need to bring your own sheets, pillow cases and towels. Everything else is provided.

In the winter, even if the roads are clear you need chains or a 4x4 to get down the driveway to access our cabin!!!!

More Details

Jyl Bayer, Jim Rose
Member since: 2007
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
20 October, 2017


Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
The Lube Room Saloon
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Sequoia Woods County Club
Nearest Restaurant
10 Miles
Sarafina's Italian, Giant Burger, Pizza Many More
Nearest Ski
18 Miles
Bear Valley Ski Resort
Car: necessary

Big Trees State Park, Stanislaus National Park, Lake Alpine, White Pines Lake, The Lube Room Saloon, Bear Valley Ski Resort


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Arnold in Alpine County

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2050 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Cali King size bed (1), Queen size Beds (3), Twin or Single Beds (2), Bunk Bed with full on the bottom and single on the top.
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue ...
  • festivals
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • Boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • sailing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • caving
  • swimming
  • water tubing


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The Lince Lodge is a Big Trees Beauty in Arnold California
average rating of 4.75 based on 4 reviews

Family fun summer vacation

  • 5 of 5

We had 9 people in our group (adults and kids) and there was plenty of room. It was clean and had all the supplies we needed for a fun trip. We took a day trip to Big Trees State Park and the following day we spent at Lake Alpine. We stopped at Columbia State Park on the way home.

I would come back again.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the nice review of our cabin after your stay, and we are pleased that you enjoyed your time there. Come back and visit again!
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Best Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We had such a great time at this cabin. We spent one day fishing at Alpine, we had some beer and horse shoe at the Lube Room and we went to Moaning Caverns for the first time. It was so much fun!!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful cabin for family fun!!!

  • 5 of 5

We have been to The Lince Lodge many times over years. It is a big cabin with everything you need. We had so much fun hiking The Big Trees State Park and skiing at Bear Valley last year. We didn't have much snow but that's ok.. We love 5o visit Stanislaus River and White Pine to fish!! Don't forget to stop by the Snowshoe Brewery and grab a growler of beer before you get to the cabin!! We will be back for sure..

  • Review Submitted: May 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 4 of 5

Nice and quiet. You feel really secluded because the neighbors cabins are not too close. Lots of things to do as well. One day we went 15 minutes up the road to sled in the snow, and the next day 5 minutes down the road to Big Trees State Park. Huge deck to hang out on and enjoy a beer and snacks, while watching the kids play around the huge property . Fun cabin for all.

  • Review Submitted: May 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Arnold, California

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
1 Dec 2017 - 28 Feb 2018
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
1 Jun 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £189.55
Cleaning, open/close fee £94.78 + Tax
Tax Rate 6.0%

Holiday rates are higher, and require a 3 night minimum at $203.00 per night, and $1,272.00 weekly.

Upon booking.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

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