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New Spacious & Clean Family Friendly Home Near Yosemite**

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 2,400 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Brand new custom home with 3 bedroom, 2 bath, 3 lofts

Escape the crowds of Yosemite and stay at the OakStone House. Located 10 minutes from the charming town of Mariposa and 45 minutes from the majesty of Yosemite National Park, it is the perfect location for your vacation in the Sierra.

The OakStone House was completed in 2013. Sitting on 5 private acres and 2400 sq. ft in size, it has 3 bedrooms, 2 baths and can sleep 8 people.

*THE LIVING, DINING, KITCHEN*

The Great Room has ample space to fit your group very comfortably. It has a large sectional couch and recliner chair, wood burning stove, a 48' HDTV and an upstairs loft. Satellite and WiFi are included. The loft is the kid's corner with games, puzzles, books and toys as well as a futon and papasan chair for extra sleeping and hanging out.

Indulge your inner Julia Child in the fully equipped kitchen and adjoining dining area, or relax with a snack at the 6 ft butcher block island.

The laundry room includes a HE washer, dryer, an extra sink and another full refrigerator. There is also an outdoor line to hang your clothes in the fresh mountain air.

*THE BEDROOMS & BATHS*

All 3 bedrooms are located on the other side of the house, separated by a door away from the main living area. They each have new, comfortable beds and their own heating/cooling units.

The master bedroom has a solid wood Calking bed with high quality linens and it's own private access to the backyard and spa. The attached bathroom includes a pedestal tub and separate shower, double vanity with granite countertops and a water closet.

Both the second & third bedrooms have vaulted ceilings and lofts. The kids bedroom has a solid wood twin over full size bunk bed with a twin size trundle underneath. The other bedroom has a very comfortable queen iron bed and an antique dresser.

*OUTSIDE*

Enjoy the beautiful covered patio outside the Great Room. Play a game of horseshoes, darts or sit on the deck down by the seasonal creek and revel in the glorious views of granite outcroppings, towering oaks, manzanitas, elderberry, and wildflowers.

Refresh yourself in a private outdoor shower or relax in our unique outdoor spa: rustic, reclaimed 'his and her's' claw foot tubs filled with heated pristine mountain water. Soak away your aches and pains and all the cares in the world!

*FOR THE KIDS*

We make a real effort to cater to families with children and offer the use of a wide variety of items such as a highchair, Pack-n-Play (travel crib) with an attached changing table, baby gate, a single BOB stroller as well as lots of books & toys. Outside, you'll find a play house, small climbing structure with slide and several riding toys for the smaller children.

For the older kids there is a ping pong table and foosball table in the garage and a tire swing on an old oak tree. They will also love hanging out in the bedroom lofts!

More Details

Owner
Allison & Mark
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
21 July, 2017

About Allison & Mark

We love Yosemite and have made it our home for nearly 10 years. Mark is following his passion of outdoor education in the park and Allison is a busy mom with 2 boys, Cooper (3) and Luca (2). We take pride in our vacation rental and are responsive to any of our renters needs. Since we are local, we deal with our guests directly – from cleaning to repairs and anything in between.

Allison & Mark purchased this house in 2010

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Mariposa in Mariposa County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Spa
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , 5 ft pedestal bath tub, separate shower, dual vanity and WC
    Main Bath - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower) , Granite countertop and separate WC
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • 2nd Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , Iron bed & antique dresser
    3rd Bedroom - 1 Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , twin over full bunk bed with trundle bed underneath
    Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Solid wood bed and cedar dresser, HDTV & DVD
  • The Master Bedroom has a large sliding door for private outdoor access. The 2nd & 3rd bedrooms have vaulted ceilings and a loft.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • ski
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Exceptional! 4.9/5 -
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New Spacious & Clean Family Friendly Home Near Yosemite**
average rating of 4.95 based on 40 reviews
5

Great accommodations!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at the OakHurst House! Perfect accommodations for our extended family of 8! Large sized great room was very comfortable and we enjoyed the large dining table where we all could enjoy our meals together. The loft with futon over the great room was the perfect place for my teenaged son to sleep and hang out. My younger daughter and SIL slept in the bedroom with the bunk beds; my older daughter also slept in the sleeping loft in this room. She is 14; this loft is not suitable for little ones! My in-laws stayed in the queen bedroom. My husband & I were very comfortable in the master bedroom with the king bed! It was very useful to have a washer & dryer (HE detergent only!) and we also made use of the nice gas grill the first night for dinner. I especially enjoyed sitting on the nicely furnished patio each morning as I enjoyed my breakfast. The outdoor shower & bathtubs were a fun bonus! Overall, an excellent choice for our week at Yosemite (about 50-60 minute drive to get to the Valley, but not bad at all!). We will recommend the OakHurst House to our friends and look forward to staying there again!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Claremont, California
5

Perfect for families

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay at the Oak Stone house and it was perfect for our family! We had kids of all ages with us (1,7,9 and 14) and there was something for everyone. Clean. Open. Tranquil!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent and true to the description

  • 5 of 5

My children and I had a wonderful trip at this home, which is conveniently located outside of Yosemite. There are potentially closer places to the National Park, but the drive is only about 30-45 minutes to the heart of it, and it's a beautiful drive anyway!

The home was full of every detail and amenities one could want, and it was CLEAN and modern. Everything worked, and my kids took it upon themselves to write a nice note in the journal in the home!

Beds are comfortable, wifi is good, all kitchen utensils, dishes, etc. all in good order and quantity. Bathrooms clean and tidy.

Quite a bit of hilly land behind the house, which my kids enjoyed a lot, including a lovely tree swing, etc. Even a nice tiny stream in back where my daughter found some little frogs (in April).

I would look forward staying here again. Wonderful home and friendly and responsive owners.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Arvada, CO
5

Beautiful Setting, Great for Kids

  • 5 of 5

We chose this property because of the amenities they offered for small children. We traveled with a 1 and 4 year old. It was super helpful to have a pack and play, highchair and gobs of toys to play with... even a step stool and stroller. The proximity to the park was a good 45-50 minute drive which was a slight downfall (just riding in the car so much with small children)... but an interesting drive non the less and good to be close to a town that offered groceries and other odds and ends.

The house layout was wonderful, very well kept and clean. Nice finishes. The beds were comfortable. There is a lot of property to wander along with kids play toys out side even swings.

We thoroughly enjoyed our time there and would recommend to friends.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Camarillo, California
5

We had a great stay. Lovely house! Kids had a great time. Very well equipped and stocked.

  • 5 of 5

Two families, 4 kids between 8 and 12. We all lover this beautiful house. Lots of outdoor space at the property. Enjoy playing table tennis at the garage. Dinner table accommodates 8 people. Perfect for us.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Place to stay for Yosemite

  • 5 of 5

Had 4 nights with my parents at the house and really enjoyed our time there. It is about a 40 minute easy drive to Yosemite's entrance and about a 10 minute drive to Mariposa. Rooms were large, extremely clean, and very comfortable. We didn't get to spend much time outdoors on the property due to the heat, but the patio was very comfortable with the overhead fan.

I would definitely go back and stay on my next trip with a group to Yosemite.

Thanks for being such great hosts!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

The OakStone House is located just 45 minutes from Yosemite National Park boundary and 1.5 hours from the majestic Yosemite Valley. Along the way, enjoy the drive through the Wild and Scenic Merced River Corridor. Pull over and jump into inviting swimming holes, take a photo, enjoy a stroll through beautiful wild flowers to an old gold mine, or just have a picnic along the way.

After your day in Yosemite enjoy the charming old mining town of Mariposa which is only 10 minutes away. Restaurants, bars, ice cream and shopping abound! Check the Mariposa Chamber of Commerce for weekly events and local entertainment.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Mariposa, Gold Country / High Sierra

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
High Season
29 Apr 2017 - 4 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,071
for 3 nights
From
£250
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest
 
Thanksgiving
22 Nov 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,071
for 3 nights
From
£250
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest
 
Holiday Season
23 Dec 2017 - 1 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,071
for 3 nights
From
£250
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£762
for 2 nights
From
£220
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

security deposit £190.6
cleaning fee £118.17 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

No additional charges for children 12 and under.
2 day rates during High Season are available starting at $325/night.
All holidays are $290/night.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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