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Storybook Chalet Inside Yosemite National Park

People10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Chalet, 3 Bedrooms + Loft, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-10)

The Storybook Cedar Chalet is located inside Yosemite National Park in a small private development called Yosemite West. The interior of the Chalet has been updated with new Hardwood, Tile, Carpeting, Appliances and Granite Countertops. The home is centrally located to all of the Park's major attractions. Yosemite Valley is 20 minutes away - Glacier Point is 25-30 minutes - The Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoia Trees is 35 minutes and Badger Pass Ski Resort (renowned for it's ski school for young skiers) is located 8 miles away. The home has all of the amenities you'd want in a vacation getaway - Satellite TV, WiFi Internet access, Pool Table, a Sauna and a Spa. The Chalet sleeps up to 10 people in 3 bedrooms (2 King Size Beds and 1 Queen), a loft and sofa bed. The beds all feature pillow top mattresses & down comforters for the perfect night's sleep. The chalet has traditional gas heating, as well as a wood stove. Treat yourself to the best location in the Park with all of the amenities you'd want for your ultimate Yosemite Vacation.

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More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2007
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 January, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hi!



Just wanted to send a note to say how much we enjoyed our stay at your Cedar Chalet. We found the house in excellent condition and a perfect accommodation for the five of us. We loved the peace and quiet of the evenings, and were very thankful that we didn't opt to stay in the Village - too busy for us!



We had one day of serious hiking ... my husband, daughter, and niece hiked the trail of Yosemite Falls... they made it safely to the top to

take in the view and savor that feeling of a major accomplishment!

Our niece's husband and I found some "easy" trails to explore and really enjoyed ourselves. Our timing was perfect for this visit - plenty of water to show off the splendor of the falls, and beautiful summer flowers all along the way. And, perfect weather... which allowed us to see the most amazing stars on our evening "Stargazing"

tour at Glacier Point.



One evening, we decided to watch the sunset from the fire ranger station near your chalet - but we never reached our destination - we encountered one of your huge park bears - right in the middle of the trail! Everyone hightailed it out of there - I did pause long enough to snap a picture though - to prove the event to our friends!



So, we thank you for sharing your little corner of paradise.. and perhaps we will return at some point in the future - we would like to share this experience with our son, his wife, and our new grandchild some day... her pregnancy is the reason they could not travel with us ... but we all agree that the sacrifice will be well worth it!



Hope that your summer goes well, and that you are enjoying each day.



Sincerely, Dolly Canterbury
Jul 2010
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chalet in Yosemite National Park in California

Property Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Master Bathroom with Sauna
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Master Bedroom with Sauna
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Loft - 2 Large Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , 2 Queen Size Aero Beds & Convertible Sofa Bed
  • King size beds (2) 2 Bedrooms with King Size Beds, Queen size Beds (1) 1 Bedroom with Queen Size Bed, Baby Cribs (1) Pack-N-Play, Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) Convertible Sofa Bed in the Loft, 2 Inflatable Queen Sized Aero Beds
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Sauna
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • Rock Climbing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding

Reviews

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(71 traveller reviews)

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Storybook Chalet Inside Yosemite National Park
average rating of 4.535211 based on 72 reviews
5

Perfect cabin. Perfect price!

  • 5 of 5

Clean cabin. Friendly staff.

  • Review Submitted: 31-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A lovely and welcoming home!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for Christmas and had a blast. Loved the open design so everyone in the family was part of the action. The hot tub was a perfect temperature and very clean. The pool table made for lots of fun and the kitchen had everything we needed. Oh, and the proximity to Yosemite and views were superb. Thanks!

  • Review Submitted: 27-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

It was everything as advertised.

  • 5 of 5

The house was clean and well equipped. The beds were very comfortable with good linens. We had a blast with the pool table and hot tub. We had deer, Coyote, and plenty of Ravens in the back yard. Very comfortable there. Definitely 5 stars but the one advice I would give is update the home entertainment. I know we are there for the nature, outdoors ect, but when I get cozy in the evening with my family, it's nice to watch a good movie on a nice size screen. Or watch a game with good sound.... Like at home.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great spot for Parents and their adult kids!

  • 4 of 5

Great location. Close to Yosemite Valley without having to stay in all the congestion that is the valley. Nicely maintained with a few exceptions but nothing that I find a deal breaker in a rental. Plenty of space for everyone. Pool table a plus. Killer sunset views. Very clean and comfortable. Refrigerator doesn't get very cold so don't bring a bunch of perishables. The clothes dryer was wimpy. Spa was nice, not really a "hot" tub but warm enough to soak in and therefore a bonus to have. Owners provided great directions for all amenities and check in and check out. Really easy to get to. Very nice place. Would stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: 24-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Home away from Home

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful trip to Yosemite. Our family (four adults and two elementary aged kids) thoroughly enjoyed the pool table (the kids especially) and the hot tub in the evenings. What I most appreciated was how well stocked the home was. We have stayed at many VRBO's over the years and the standard set-up is that there is one or two of basic necessities such as toilet paper, paper towels, trash bags, etc. It is the expectation that the guests will have to shop to have enough of those items for the remainder of the trip. This rental however was beautifully stocked - costco amounts of toilet paper, kitchen trash bags, dishwasher pods, and even shampoo, conditioner and body wash in the bathrooms! Given the closet grocery store is at least 30 minutes away this was really wonderful. The kitchen was well stocked as were the bedrooms. Plenty of extra pillows and cozy blankets. Definitely recommend. Had a lovely time!

  • Review Submitted: 23-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A spacious, modern, well-appointed home in a great location

  • 5 of 5

The house boasts a well-stocked kitchen with all the tools and appliances one could need, and common areas that perfectly accommodated our party of 6. The bedrooms are large and comfortable, with plenty of extra pillows and linens. The bathrooms are clean and roomy, and I especially appreciated the hot, high pressure shower complete with soap and shampoo dispenser. Our two toddlers had a fantastic time running around this surpisingly child-friendly chalet, while the adults enjoyed the pool table and hot tub (which worked perfectly the whole weekend). Overall, we had a wonderful experience. I highly recommend this chalet for medium-sized families and groups.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Wawona Golf Course (Inside Yosemite National Park)
Nearest Ski
8 Miles
Badger Pass (Yosemite National Park)

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday chalet in Yosemite National Park, Gold Country / High Sierra

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Off Season
2 Jan 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
£595
for 2 nights
From
£298
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
Prime Summer
11 May 2018 - 2 Sep 2018
2 night minimum stay
£833
for 2 nights
From
£417
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£714
for 2 nights
From
£357
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Tax Rate 11.0%

Off Season rates are up to 4 guests - additional guests are $25 per night per additional guest.
Holiday and Peak Season rates are up to 6 guests - additional guests are $25 per night per additional guest

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