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The Getaway Chalet - 3bd, 2ba, Spacious And Nicely Furnished Home Backs To Fores

People10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Separate WC's1
Space 1,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

This 3bd, 2ba Home Also Has 3 Decks To View The Beautiful Outdoors From

Privacy out every window in this 3 bed, 2 bath tri-level home that backs to the National Forest in quietest part of Wrightwood. Relax out back on the over-sized back deck, while you BBQ using the propane grill, and watch the kids snow play & sled down the hill. Or sit and enjoy nature from up high on the massive front deck. Inside a warm, honey wood, open beam ceiling over the great room (Kit/dining/LR) invites you to light the gas or wood burning fireplace, or flick on the satellite TV. Very homey and comfortable, the u-shaped seating area is perfect for family game night, and hides a double sofa bed to complement the three over-sized bedrooms. Upstairs the kids room has it’s own collection of toys, games and videos w/TV. Adjacent is the full bath and 2nd bedroom, which opens onto the private front deck. Downstairs, a large master retreat w/ bath, invites you to slip away for some private time, apart from the group. If you have a larger party, consider also renting the All Pine Inn and/or Snow Bungalow. Permit#154-CA20110030-SUP-R

More Details

Owner
Barbara & Raoul Piette
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
28 July, 2017

Why Barbara & Raoul Piette chose Inland Empire

Taking the road-less-traveled (while returning from a high desert business meeting) meant encountering a sign stating that Wrightwood was seven miles – that-away. Childhood memories made turning my back on civilization a no-brainer.

One slowly rising bend led to another, as desert chaparral became turned to scrub oaks, before giving way to age old towering pines and majestic oaks. The small town charm of kids walking to school along streets with no lights was irresistible. Nestled amongst the surrounding National Forest, yet minutes to the ski resort, were homes of various distinctive character, built over the last 100 years. Being in a National Forest means houses get rebuilt, not malls constructed. What began as a great place to grow apples, is now the gateway to four seasons of sublime activities. And Wrightwood is so accessible, just an hour to the Big A.

So funds planned for investment into senior condos, instead became a labor of love - in owning and sharing the mountains as a getaway to renew the core of you. So what was once a newlywed investment, three kids later, has become a lifetime of family memories - spread across multiple homes. There is so much to see and do that’s different at elevation. People unplug, literally, and thereby recharge themselves.

But we can’t be here every week. So we take pride in maintaining and upgrading each home, to make better memories for our guests.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Wrightwood in San Bernardino County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • resort ...
  • village ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 rollaway in closet
    Bedroom 1 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 full size futon in addition to king bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • Rock Climbing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling

Reviews

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The Getaway Chalet - 3bd, 2ba, Spacious And Nicely Furnished Home Backs To Fores
average rating of 4.5882354 based on 17 reviews
Riverside, CA
3

Nice location

  • 3 of 5

Centrally-located. Nice yard/property. Home needed updating (as of Winter 2016).

  • Review Submitted: Mar 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nice place to get away...and share some time with family

  • 4 of 5

HAD A GREAT TIME WITH THE FAMILY COULD HAVE BEEN A LITTLE MORE HOT WATER TO SHOWER OTHER THEN THAT IT WAS GREAT ..

  • Review Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are happy to hear that you had a good time at the Getaway Chalet. In regards to the hot water, the hot water heater is of sufficient size to property provide enough hot water, however the hot water is not unlimited! If a few people bathe one after another or if hot water is being used elsewhere, ie. the dishwasher, the hot water heater will need to refill with hot water which can take some time. Regardless, we appreciate your feedback. Thank you! Barbara
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Great

  • 5 of 5

very cozy. place is in beautiful location. very close to mountain high in order to facilitate our skiing activities

  • Review Submitted: Jan 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Nice and clean

  • 5 of 5

It was nice and clean. My kids especially loved the toys in the kids room. I would love to come back.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect size

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed the house we came up for a wedding very comfortable and we'll kept up

  • Review Submitted: Jun 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Step back in time and disconnect

  • 4 of 5

We stayed at this house 10 years ago for our honeymoon. We decided to revisit for our anniversary. The house and Wrightwood was exactly the way we remembered! You don't always have a good signal so I just left the phone alone and we made more great memories spending time together. We grilled on the patio, played games, talked, and our son enjoyed the nearby playground. We also spent a day at Silverwood Lake which is beautiful! The breakfast at the Grizzly Cafe was delicious with great service. The only negative thing is that the house could use a good dusting, a few upgrades, and repairs. But the house is spacious and well equipped. We will consider staying here again to get away from the city! Barbara responds quickly and left no questions unanswered. Thank you for sharing your cabin with us!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
28 Miles
Ontario International
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Racoon Saloon
Nearest Ferry
77 Miles
Balboa
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Crystallaire
Nearest Train
25 Miles
Amtrack
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Los Angeles Crest Highway - 2
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Evergreen Cafe
Nearest Ski
3 Miles
Mountain High
Nearest Beach
72 Miles
Newport Beach
Car: necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Wrightwood, California

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
 
Summer
28 Jul 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
£395
for 2 nights
From
£172
 
 
Thanksgiving Week
17 Nov 2017 - 25 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£987
for 3 nights
From
£312
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest
 
Chistmas Season
15 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
2 night minimum stay
£676
for 2 nights
From
£312
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest
 
Presidents Day Weekend
16 Feb 2018 - 18 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£987
for 3 nights
From
£312
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer
1 Jun 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
2 night minimum stay
£426
for 2 nights
From
£187
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£459
for 2 nights
From
£204
From
£245
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Additional Guest Fee £19.42 per person per night
Damage Deposit £116.53

Christmas is a 4-night minimum
New Years Eve is a 3-night minimum
Please be sure to sign guest info/agreement to complete reservation

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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