HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled Family icon
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance +44 (0) 800 917 5992
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance +44 (0) 800 917 5992

Luxury Cabin in Blue Lake Springs on Sequoia Woods Country Club 17-18th hole.

People12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 2,700 sq ft
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Chalet, 4 Bedrooms + Loft, 3 Baths & Media room (Sleeps 12)

Instead of clicking "book it now" and having to enter your credit card number, simply send an email inquiry with your dates and how many guests will be in your party. Just click the blue "Send email" button on the right.

Welcome to Whimsy in the Mountains! Enjoy this luxury mountain home located adjacent to the 17th green and 18th tee of the award winning Sequoia Woods Country Club Golf Course. The chalet-style cabin on the golf course features four bedrooms plus loft above, an open concept kitchen great room and lower level media room.

This mountain Chalet cabin has been completely remodeled and expanded by a master craftsman. It features flowing spaces, illuminated by custom lighting design, custom cabinetry, beautiful furnishings and carefully chosen art, all creating an aesthetically pleasing and comfortable environment. An open kitchen, dining, and great room area with high ceilings enhance the spacious and inviting atmosphere. The lower level boasts a media room with a comfortable sofa/love seat combination, inviting oversized arm chairs. Xfinity TV, DVD player, and family board games.

There are three full bathrooms with double sinks to serve guests, adding to the comfort and convenience. With four bedrooms and a large loft, the Chalet can easily sleep up to 12. The kitchen is beautifully designed, featuring custom cherry cabinets, composite granite counters, modern stainless steel appliances, two sinks, and a smart layout for the convenience of the cook and family members, equipped with just about everything you could possibly need during your stay.

Step outside and enjoy the beauty of the surroundings in any season. The large deck is a retreat on its own, complete with a luxury outdoor dining set and stainless steel chef's gas Bar-B-Que, topped off with an amazing view up to the 17th Green and down to the 18th Tee. Residence at Whimsy affords you access to both the Snowflake Lodge and the Country Club, so there’s no shortage of fun activities and recreational amenities to enjoy. Bring your family, a group, or come on your own to enjoy all that Whimsy has to offer. Make wonderful memories with friends and family, and simply enjoy a relaxing retreat in Blue Lake Springs.

Please note that you'll want to bring your slippers when you stay, as this is a no shoe cabin. However, Sheets, Towels, Beach Towels and Kitchen amenities are provided.

More Details

Owner
Serena Chapman
Member since: 2012
Premier Partner

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

Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
18 April, 2018

About Serena Chapman

We're a San Francisco Bay Area family with two kids heading off to college.

Serena Chapman purchased this chalet in 2008

Why Serena Chapman chose Arnold

We love the Sierras and have been vacationing here, Summers and Winters, for more than twenty years. It provides so many outdoor fun activities including hiking, skiing, biking,swimming, and many others. There's also fun small town boutique shopping, antiquing, wine tasting, and restaurants. Whimsy is located within walking distance to the Sequoia Woods Country Club and a short drive or bike ride to Snow Flake Lodge and the lakes.

What makes this chalet unique

We really enjoy the fresh mountain air, the tall trees, and the view down the golf course. When our kids were younger, we would go skiing at Bear Valley every other weekend.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chalet in Arnold in Calaveras County

Property Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2700 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front ...
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Mountain View
  • village ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 11 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • All 3 bathrooms have double sinks. High quality towels provided. Hall bathroom includes tub/shower. Master and Loft bathrooms include showers.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Master Bedroom - elegant lodge pole bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , lovely and light filled, lodge pole headboards
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , French Black/White bedding, lodge pole bed
    Loft - 1 Large Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , Each twin bed also has a trundle bed.
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Single Bed , Lodge pole bed also has a twin trundle bed
  • High quality bedding provided.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • sailing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Access to private Sequoia Woods Country Club golf course, pool, and other amenities for fee. Access to Snowflake Lodge swimming, lakes, and other recreational amenities for fee.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(42 traveller reviews)

95% Complete
4% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
Luxury Cabin in Blue Lake Springs on Sequoia Woods Country Club 17-18th hole.
average rating of 4.952381 based on 42 reviews
Berkeley, CA
5

Lovely home, impeccably clean, well provisioned.

  • 5 of 5

Great place! We plan to go every year. Ideal for multiple families.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

All expectations met, and then some.

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was better than the pictures represented. The home had everything we needed . The house was by far the cleanest VRBO we have ever stayed in. It’s golf course location provided for endless walks and pine cone searching. The gas fireplace was a hit! We will be back!!

  • Review Submitted: 20-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Love it

  • 5 of 5

It's beautiful place, and very nice and clean interior house. We would love to come back this house next year.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Great house- clean and well stocked

  • 5 of 5

We had a great visit to Bear Valley and loved staying in Whimsey!

  • Review Submitted: 04-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Sunnyvale, CA
5

Fantastic Stay!

  • 5 of 5

I was very impressed with Whimsy -- the pictures do not do it justice! The beds were comfy, the kitchen was well stocked, and there was plenty of room for all of us (a group of 10) to hang out comfortably. We would love to return to this gem of a home one day!

  • Review Submitted: 21-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Met all our expectations.

  • 5 of 5

Our family of ten has stayed here three summers in a row. The place can't be beat for its amenities and cleanliness. Hope to return next summer.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Location

Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Sequoia Woods Country CLub
Nearest Golf
0.25 Miles
Sequoia Woods Country CLub
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Sequoia Woods Country CLub
Nearest Ski
25 Miles
Bear Valley
Car: necessary

There are more than 24 wineries in the Calaveras County vicinity with high quality grapes, a wonderful wine variety, and spectacular views and settings. Art galleries with local, renown artists. Great Hiking. Access to off road trails for cyclists, OHV's and equestrians. Blue Lake Springs has lakes, restaurant, swimming, tennis, crafts, outdoor movies, bocce ball, ping pong and more. Whimsy cabin has access to Sequoia Woods Country Club and Golf as well.

Relax and have lunch.

Photos

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday chalet in Arnold, California

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Memorial weekend
25 May 2018 - 27 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£841
for 3 nights
From
£239
 
 
Labor Day
29 Jun 2018 - 4 Jul 2018
3 night minimum stay
£841
for 3 nights
From
£239
 
 
Thanks Giving
21 Nov 2018 - 25 Nov 2018
2 night minimum stay
£602
for 2 nights
From
£239
 
 
Christmas
21 Dec 2018 - 26 Dec 2018
4 night minimum stay
£1,079
for 4 nights
From
£239
 
 
New Year
27 Dec 2018 - 31 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay
£602
for 2 nights
From
£239
 
 
Presidents day
15 Feb 2019 - 17 Feb 2019
3 night minimum stay
£841
for 3 nights
From
£239
 
 
Easter
19 Apr 2019 - 21 Apr 2019
2 night minimum stay
£602
for 2 nights
From
£239
 
 
Memorial day
24 May 2019 - 26 May 2019
3 night minimum stay
£841
for 3 nights
From
£239
 
 
Independence day
4 Jul 2019 - 7 Jul 2019
3 night minimum stay
£841
for 3 nights
From
£239
 
 
Labor Day
30 Aug 2019 - 1 Sep 2019
3 night minimum stay
£841
for 3 nights
From
£239
 
 
Thanksgiving
27 Nov 2019 - 1 Dec 2019
4 night minimum stay
£1,079
for 4 nights
From
£239
 
 
Christmas
20 Dec 2019 - 25 Dec 2019
4 night minimum stay
£1,079
for 4 nights
From
£239
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£504
for 2 nights
From
£189
From
£223
Fri,Sat
£1,450
£4,668
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add £19 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £125
Refundable Damage Deposit £357.15
Tax Rate 6.0%

*****Instead of clicking "Book it Now" Please send an email inquiry with your dates and how many guest will be in your party. That way you won't need to enter your credit card or commit to anything now. Just click the blue "Send email button on the right.****
This property is kept in immaculate condition. We do so by avoiding check-in and check-outs on the same day. If the date you are considering is partially blocked out, then check-in is not available until the next day.
Holiday rates start at $325 per night and some holidays require a 3,5, or 7-night minimum stay depending on the holiday.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
Ask Owner a Question
Available
Unavailable