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Spectacular Views, Stunning Sunsets, Serene Site & The Pleasure Of Your Company

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 6 nights


About the property

4 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom, Lakefront Home With Dock On Lake Almanor"s East Shore

Whether you golf, hike, bike, boat, ski, fish, antique, or simply like to relax this home is perfect for your next long weekend get-a-way or full-on family vacation. A 2000 Sq ft, 4 bedroom, 2 bath house, sleeps 8 and gives you plenty of space to rejuvenate. The large open concept floor plan is replete with a full kitchen and all amenities, large flat screen with blu-ray over the fire place in the living room, a stained glass windowed dining room, grand enough to accommodate everyone; and of course, there's satellite internet.

A deck spanning the breadth of the house looks over the gentle path leading down to the shoreline and dock, where you can moor your boat as the season permits. This deck with its unblemished view of the lake and forested mountains beyond is an inspirational place for early morning coffee; and with its king sized stainless steel gas grill, it's also the ideal place at day's end to BBQ your favorite stake or fresh catch of the day!

From biking trails around the lake, to golfing on the Peninsula, to fishing perfection, and water sport heaven, uncrowded Lake Almanor is the best kept secret in California. This Lake House Dream Come True is situated in the midst of so much pleasure, and miles away from all the pressure!

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Phil Jones
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
12 October, 2017

About Phil Jones

Dad always told us of the fond memories created by his grandparents at "the family cabin on the lake". Summer days filled with mountain air, warm sunshine, refreshing water, and the love of family made a lasting impression on this boy who most of the year grew up in the rough and tumbled world of New York's inner city streets. In 2009 hoping to re-create that experience for our family, Dad (and Mom) built the "Lake House Dream Come True" in breathtakingly beautiful Lake Almanor, CA. And now we'd like to share that same opportunity with you, your family, and friends.

Phil Jones purchased this house in 2009


Whether it's relaxation, exhilaration, or inspiration you desire from your next vacation, they are all easily experiences at this Lake House Dream Come True.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in East Shore in Plumas County

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Features: oversized shower, woman's vanity, double sinks
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Full Bathroom
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue
  • wheelchair accessible
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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Spectacular Views, Stunning Sunsets, Serene Site & The Pleasure Of Your Company
average rating of 4.909091 based on 22 reviews

Beautiful Home With Great Sunsets

  • 5 of 5

We were amazed at how beautiful the home is on the inside. Spotless and very well decorated.

The pictures don't do it justice. Amazing and huge kitchen which was very well stocked with supplies and equipment. The deck and view over the lake were spectacular, especially at sunset or as we bbq'ed. Owner's provided wonderful welcome basket as well as great information about the home and area. Everything worked as it was supposed to. Can't recommend this place highly enough, just don't go when I want to go back! :)

  • Review Submitted: Oct 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Huntington Beach

Great home, fantastic location, gracious hosts!

  • 5 of 5

I've stayed in a number of vacation homes and this has to top the list when you look at everything



Beautiful home


Gracious and helpful host

I can't say enough about our trip and Phil goes above and beyond to make sure everything is right. We are already looking forward to returning next year.

Thanks Phil for allowing us to enjoy your home!


  • Review Submitted: Sep 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing House on The East Shore

  • 5 of 5

Our family stayed here from July 8th -15th and had a wonderful relaxing vacation in this amazing house. We had six people and there was plenty of room (didn't even use one of the bedrooms). The house had everything we needed in the gourmet kitchen and open concept living area. The deck has beautiful views of the lake and sunsets.Bedrooms are nicely furnished and beds are comfy. House is much better than the pics on VRBO.

Dock and lake are closer than they appear in the pictures (lake was full when we were there) and it is located on a nice part of the lake without a lot of boat traffic. We rented a boat, had paddle boards and a kayak. Great house for water/lake activities.

Finally, Phil and Donna are great hosts and very responsive. There was a single serve Kuerig coffee maker at the house. We drink a lot of coffee , so we inquired if there was also a regular coffee maker somewhere in the house. There wasn't, but they had one delivered by Amazon a day later!

Hoping to come back next year!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Antelope, CA

Great 4th of July

  • 4 of 5

We have been renting lake front cabins around the lake for years. Phil and Donna have provided so much more than a lake front cabin, it is a true get-a-way. The home is so welcoming from the first step in the door. The views and dock are fantastic. We took advantage of the well stocked kitchen to host a Belgian Waffle bar breakfast for friends and family (the 3 Belgian Waffle makers made this very easy). Instead of joining all the boats on the lake for the fireworks show, we had a crystal clear view from the lounge chairs on the deck. The only reason I did not give five stars is that the back yard was a little over grown with sticker bushes that prevented us from putting up the volleyball/badminton set . There is a great path down to the lake to avoid the stickers, but would have loved to utilize the entire property. The dock is in great shape in very deep water providing hours of fun for the kids of all ages. Phil has been the most responsive home owner we have rented from. Even on the 4th of July, when we encountered a minor issue, Phil was on it and trying to resolve the problem.

Phil and Donna, thank you so much for opening up this lovely home to others. We will be booking next years trip soon.

Tim Sullivan and Family

Antelope, CA

  • Review Submitted: Jul 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect Lake House

  • 5 of 5

This Lake Almanor water front house is just awesome. From the minute you walk in you'll be impressed. This home is beautiful and has just about everything. Great Views of the entire lake, gas BBQ grill on back deck, gourmet kitchen stocked with everything you'll need. Even a boat dock. If you want to relax and get away from the city life, this is the perfect vacation rental for you. On top of that the owner Phil is one of the nicest people and answered any questions right away, and it's obvious he has done everything to make this a perfect getaway vacation home.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A very special place!

  • 5 of 5

What an incredible home! Clean, well lit, cozy atmosphere, comfortable beds, gourmet chefs kitchen with state of the art kitchen equipment! Thank you Phil & Donna for providing such a well taken care of home. The decor was gorgeous. The quality of the home was unbeatable. We spent New Years overlooking the gorgeous lake. The view was a sight I will remember for many years. We can't wait to come back!!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in East Shore, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Mid May to Mid September 2018
15 May 2018 - 15 Sep 2018
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £760.1
House cleaning £152.02
Tax Rate 9.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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