Entire chalet hosted by Monique

  1. 16 guests
  2. 4 bedrooms
  3. 10 beds
  4. 3 bathrooms
Dedicated workspace
A common area with wifi that’s well suited for working.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the keypad.
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*INCREDIBLE VIEWS from this upscale, BIG 3 story chalet in BLUE LAKE SPRINGS* WALK 1/2 mile to Blue Lake Springs private pool, lake, tennis, pickle ball, beach, restaurant and more* Private HOT TUB w/ views* Big RECREATION ROOM w/ Pool table, Ping pong, Air hockey, Darts, Arcades, Gas Fireplace, TV, Foosball* Whole house generator means no more power outages* AC *HUGE 70" TVs *30 min. to Bear Valley Skiing,10 min. to Big Trees* Dog OK!

The space
You simply can't beat these amenities and this deal! Sleeps up to 3 FAMILIES!
*3 STORIES, let kids live it up in the Rec room while adults relax upstairs!
*Upscale bedding, beds, furniture, appliances, bathrooms, TV's.
*Dining table seats 12 with 4 more seats at your kitchen peninsula. *Your family room has a 70" TV, kitchen and dining room are open floor plan. *You have two decks to enjoy a sunrise or sunset with coffee or your favorite drink.
*3 coffee makers, a Keurig, french press and a standard coffee pot. High-end amenities all around.
* gas range,
* 2 refrigerators,
* upscale cookware and cutlery,
* dishwasher,
* kitchen-aid mixer for your baking fun,
*laundry room for your convenience.
*There is a work station in the master bedroom with a huge desk for those
who have to take care of a little business.

*This is a kid friendly space with 2 pack and plays, 2 high chairs, baby monitor, baby gates, extra crib mattresses, baby bath tub and an extra baby fence to use if you need it.

We have set this up as our second home to enjoy with our kids, large extended family and wonderful friends, we plan on being comfortable and making wonderful memories, and hope you will too!

There is so much to do that you never need to get in a car and go anywhere between the recreation and amenities at the chalet as well as at the clubhouse.
From May-Sept. access
*2 private lakes
* tennis
* swimming pool
* snack shack
*full service restaurant
*shuffle board
*ping pong
*sand volley ball pit
*BBQ's and Picnic areas
* sandy beach
* tot-lot for little ones to play, you just can't beat it!!!
And bring your little ones, we have provided:
*3 Pack-n-plays with extra thick mattresses and sheets
*2 portable high chairs
*Baby gates
Please note that we do have a vacation rental agreement for you to sign and will send it to you via DocuSign. And that there is a pet fee.

Hope that helps! Let me know if you have other questions!

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 king bed, 1 cot
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed, 2 single beds, 1 cot
Bedroom 3
1 queen bed, 1 cot

What this place offers

Mountain view
Valley view
Beach access
Dedicated workspace
Free parking on premises
Private hot tub
Security cameras on property

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4.93 out of 5 stars from 220 reviews


Where you’ll be

Arnold, California, United States

Here are a few things you can do while staying at, "Mountains of Fun'":
* 10 minutes to Big Trees State park, home of the famous century old Sequoia trees.
*30 minutes from Bear Valley for winter snow skiing/boarding and summer mountain biking.
*15 minutes from downtown Murphys with numerous wineries and wine tasting and casual to fine dining.
*Golf within 15 minutes
*Boat at New Melones lake 30 minutes away
*Hike and mountain bike at the, "Arnold Rim Trail." Within 10 minutes
*Fishing ,(is renown at the small private lakes, lake Alpine and
the Stanislaus River.)
*Stand up paddling
*Lake swimming
*Spelunking caverns
*Shopping in Murphys
*Rafting and floating on lakes and rivers.
*FISHING, FISHING, FISHING: here are some of the hot spots to fish, but check-in with Ebbetts Pass Sporting Goods a few minutes from the cabin for current conditions:

*WHITE PINES: Bait fishermen should try using Berkley Garlic scented Power Bait, Garlic scented Eggs, Mice Tails, Gulp Eggs, Corn scented Power Bait, and nightcrawlers using a sliding sinker rig. Be sure to use any of the assorted scents we carry to enhance your fishing experience. Lure fishermen should try Kastmasters, Panther Martin spinners, Rooster Tails, and Thomas Buoyant. Fly fishermen should try using sparrow nymphs, woolly buggers, adams, blue wing olive, nymphs, and ants. You can also fish for bluegills with your child. They are fun and easy to catch and a great way to start your child fishing. Stop by and see Ebbetts Pass sporting goods to help you and your child get started.

*LAKE ALPINE: Bait casters should try Berkley Garlic Power Bait, Garlic Eggs, Gulp Eggs, Mice Tails, Berkley Salon Eggs Peach Power Bait, Grape Nymph, Salmon Eggs Scent Red Power Bait using a sliding sinker rig or a cast-a-bubble rig. You can also float a nightcrawler using a worm blower or use a scented marshmallow or Berkley Power Egg. Lure casters should try Kastmasters, Rooster Tails, Panther Martin's, Thomas Buoyants, Jakes Lures. Fly fishermen should try woolly buggers, sparrow nymphs and bead head nymphs, mayflies,and ants.

*SPICER RES.: Lake has been dropping and now below the ramp and difficult to launch. The weather has been very warm but as of late the weather has cooled significantly and fishing should improve. Trollers should try using wedding rings, needlefish, phoebe, and cripplures behind your favorite dodger tipped with either a nightcrawler, Berkley Gulp Nightcrawlers. Don't forget to use scent to enhance your trolling rig. Bait casters should try Berkley Garlic Eggs, Berkley Mice Tails, Berkley Garlic Power Bait, Salmon Peach, Grape Nymph Power Bait, and nightcrawlers using a sliding sinker rig. Lure casters should try Panther Martin's, Rooster Tails, and Kastmasters. Fly fishermen should try sparrow nymphs, woolly buggers, adams, caddis, bead head nymphs, midge flies and ants.

*NORTH FORK OF THE STANISLAUS: Water levels have dropped considerably and a lot easier to fish. Lure fishermen should try Panther Martin Spinners, Rooster Tails, Kastmasters, Vibrax Bullet Fly spinners, and Mepps. Bait fishermen should try Salmon Eggs, night crawlers, Mice Tails, and Garlic Power Bait using a split shot rig. Fly fishermen should try big streamers, woolly buggers, hoppers, adams, spinner flies, caddis, and bead head nymphs.

*BEAVER CREEK: Beaver Creek is very low at this time of year. Fly fishermen can still find fish if they work hard.

*HIGHLAND LAKES: Open now and catching the beautiful Brook Trout.

*ANGELS CREEK: Was planted

*Kinney Reservoir: Was planted

Hosted by Monique

  1. Joined in May 2015
  • 426 Reviews
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I'm a retired Battalion Chief from a Fire Department in the Bay Area. My husband and I have two kids and our handsome dog, "Titus."
We love the outdoors, skiing and boarding on water and snow, hiking and mountain biking. Wine tasting and cruising different areas of the world ! We love our, "Mountains of Fun," chalet in the Sierras and are confident you will too! Only 2 1/2 hours from the Bay Area and offering a myriad of recreational activities from the adventure of skiing, kayaking, hiking and biking to the leisure of wine tasting and dining in nearby Murphys. Come Renew, Relax and Reconnect at our chalet in the mountains!
I'm a retired Battalion Chief from a Fire Department in the Bay Area. My husband and I have two kids and our handsome dog, "Titus."
We love the outdoors, skiing and boarding…

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Check-in: 16:00 - 02:00
Check out: 11:00
Self check-in with keypad
No smoking
No parties or events
Pets are allowed

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