open, spacious, light and bright floor planfully stocked kitchen


Entire home/apt

2 Guests

1 Bedroom

1 Bed


Entire home/apt

2 Guests

1 Bedroom

1 Bed

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About this listing

This lovely cottage offers casual elegance among abundant Nature in the Yosemite area. The serene setting is private and presents the ideal escape for 1-2 people looking for a high quality resort style property.


The space
Accommodates: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Check In: 4PM - 9PM
Check Out: 11AM
Pet Owner: Dog(s), cat(s), and other pet(s)
Room type: Entire home/apt

Amenities

Prices
Extra people: No Charge
Cleaning Fee: $60
Security Deposit: $250
Weekly Discount: 8%
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Description

The space

This cottage is beautifully furnished with California Chic comfort and style in mind. There is a fully equipped kitchen offering every convenience, two large private decks with incredible views of the mountains, the gardens and natural surroundings, your own private hot tub and a full bath with a 5’ glass enclosed tiled shower. The spacious bedroom area with its own private deck has a top quality cal king mattress with your well-being and relaxation in mind. High thread count linens and plush towels provide you with that luxurious feeling. Flat screen TVs in both the living room and bedroom areas provide extensive satellite channels. There is excellent cell phone reception and highspeed wireless internet is available and free.

Guest access

This cottage offers privacy and seclusion, with close easy access to Yosemite National Park (approx 25 minutes to the south entrance) AND to major conveniences in Oakhurst. If you want to immerse yourself in Nature’s abundance and beauty, with all the amenities, we’ve got you covered.

Interaction with guests

Our aim is to greet each guest and familiarize them with local sites as well as answer any questions they might have. After that, we are there only if they need us during their stay, providing them with privacy and seclusion so they can enjoy all the Nature around them. The manual in the cottage offers extensive information on all things local, including Yosemite National Park, local hikes, shopping, dining, entertainment, etc. Additionally, we provide maps to the more hidden local hot spots that are off the beaten path!


House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
May not be safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check in time is 4PM - 9PM

SHORT TERM RENTAL AGREEMENT


Tara Management and Development Company for White Sage Cottage

This agreement between “Traveler” (hereinafter called the Tenants) and Tara Management and Development Company (hereinafter called the Landlord) concerning the short term rental of the property Suite White Sage located in Oakhurst, CA.
Total people in renting party: not to exceed 2. Rental period begins at 4 pm on “check-in date” and ends at 11 am on “check-out date”.
Total Rental Amount: $ Current quoted nightly rate (see rental costs). Add Cleaning Fee: $60.00. Add Security Deposit: $250.00 (refundable security deposit according to the Terms of the Agreement).

Total Amount Due: (see total quote for rental costs).

Deposit due with signed agreement: (see payment schedule).
Terms of the Agreement:

1. The Landlord has the right to inspect the premises without prior notice at any time to enforce the terms of this agreement. Should the Tenants violate any of the terms of this agreement, the rental period shall be terminated immediately. The Tenants waive all rights to process if they fail to vacate the premises upon termination of the rental period. The Tenants shall vacate the premises at the expiration time and date of this agreement.

2. The Tenants shall maintain the premises in a good, clean, and ready to rent condition, and use the premises only in a careful and lawful manner. Tenants shall pay for maintenance and repairs should the premises be left in a lesser condition. The tenants agree that the Landlord shall deduct costs of said services from the security deposit prior to refund if tenants cause damage to the premises or its furnishings.
3. Tenant is cautioned not to leave trash outside for long periods of time because it attracts animals.

5. The Tenants shall pay for any damage done to the premises over and above normal wear and tear.

6. No animals or pets of any kind will be brought onto the premises.

7. The Tenants shall not sublet the property.

8. The Tenants shall have no more than 2(two) persons reside, use the facilities and/ or sleep on the premises.

9. The Tenants shall behave in a civilized manner and shall be good neighbors respecting the rights of the surrounding property owners. The Tenants shall not create noise or disturbances likely to disturb or annoy the surrounding property owners. Creating a disturbance of the above nature shall be grounds for immediate termination of this agreement and Tenants shall then immediately vacate the premises. Quiet hour starts at 10 PM and Hot Tub and outdoor noise should be kept to a minimum.

10. There shall be no smoking inside or on the premises.

12. Landlord shall provide towels, linens, cups, knives, forks, spoons, dishes, and other items as commonly used by the Landlord’s family. Toilet paper, soap, dish detergent, laundry soap, shampoos are also provided.

13. The Tenants and Tenants' Guests shall hereby indemnify and hold harmless the Landlord against any and all claims of personal injury or property damage or loss arising from use of the premises regardless of the nature of the accident, injury or loss. Tenants expressly recognize that any insurance for property damage or loss which the Landlord may maintain on the property does not cover the personal property of Tenants, and that Tenants should purchase their own insurance for Tenants and Guests if such coverage is desired.

14. Rental Deposit amount is fully refundable (less airbnb fees) up to 5 (five) days prior to the beginning of the rental period.

15. Tenants agree to pay all reasonable costs, attorney's fees and expenses that shall be made or incurred by Landlord enforcing this agreement.

16. Tenants expressly acknowledge and agree that this Agreement is for transient occupancy of the Property, and that Tenants do not intend to make the property a residence or household.
17. We occasionally experience outages that are beyond our control. We report outages as each occurs. No refunds or compensation will be given for any outages.
18. There shall be no refunds of rents due to shortened stays or ruined expectations because of weather conditions.
19. There shall be no refunds of rents because of shortened stays or ruined expectations due to work and family emergencies or other commitments.
21. It is the tenant’s responsibility to learn about safety precautions, warning signs of water conditions, and safety procedures concerning use of the hot tub. Tenant agrees to have a responsible adult supervising minors while they use the hot tub. Tenant is hereby notified that the hot tub can be dangerous and tenant accepts fully the risks involved. Tenant is further responsible to adhere to the rules posted next to the hot tub.
22. Only legally owned and permitted firearms shall be allowed on the premises according to State and local laws.
23. Tenant agrees that Fireworks and other hazardous materials shall not be used in or around the property.
24. Tenant shall use the property for legal purposes only and other use, such as but not limited to, illegal drug use, abuse of any person, harboring fugitives, etc. ; shall cause termination of this agreement with no refund of rents or deposits.
26. Tenant is advised that the property contains a gas grill and will seek help from management if the proper operation of such item is not fully understood.
27. The property has a fire extinguisher installed near the kitchen area under the sink, and the patio area on the wall. These fire extinguishers were fully charged at last inspection. It is the duty of the tenant to inform management immediately should the fire extinguisher become less than fully charged. Tenant agrees to use the fire extinguishers only for true emergencies.
28. The property has fire alarms installed and they are believed to function properly at the time of rental. Tenant will notify management without delay if a fire alarm “chirps” or has a low battery condition.
29. The property has a carbon monoxide detector installed on the property it is believed to function properly at the time of rental. Tenant will notify management without delay if the alarm “chirps” or has a low battery condition.
30. Tenant shall see to their own security while in the property by locking doors, windows, etc. when it’s prudent to do so.
31. Valuable items left behind by tenant will be held for the tenant and every reasonable effort will be made to contact the tenant for return. If items are not claimed for longer than 1 month they shall become the property of the Landlord. The Landlord shall not be held liable for condition of said items.
32. Cable TV is provided and service level has been chosen by the Landlord. No refund of rents shall be given for outages, content, lack of content, or personal preferences with regard to cable TV service.
33. High speed wireless internet is provided as a convenience only and is not integral to the agreement. No refund of rents shall be given for outages, content, lack of content, speed, access problems, lack of knowledge of use, or personal preferences with regard to internet service.
34. Tenant agrees that Air conditioning shall not be set below 75 degrees and heat shall not be set above 78, and that the fan setting shall be “Auto”. Doors and windows shall be closed when either heat or air conditioning is in operation.
35. Tenants agree to adhere to all House Rules. (See Exhibit A), posted here below as well as in White Sage Cottage.

(We) agree to abide by the above conditions and hereby swear that the information provided above is true:
By signing below and/or sending a deposit to hold a chosen date, I agree to all terms and conditions of this agreement, and further agree that “(White Sage Cottage)", Tara Management and Development Company, it’s owners, and representatives will only be bound by the terms within these three (3) pages. I further state that I am at least twenty-four (24) years of age and will be the principle guest and, as such, will be completely responsible for the actions of other guests, if any, for whom I may be making these arrangements.
Signed: Tara Management and Development Company

WHITE SAGE COTTAGE House Rules (Exhibit A)
house rules:
Please adhere to the “Good Neighbor Policy”, and be respectful of others by keeping noise levels down after 10pm til 8am. Also, please do not wander onto or explore neighboring parcels/properties. If you are unclear of the existing boundaries, please ask for clarification. Drive slowly in the neighborhood, as we have children, pets and abundant wildlife in our area. We live in a friendly neighborhood and the neighbors actually know each other; we plan to keep it that way: friendly and respectful.
1. Smoking is not allowed in or on the premises.
2. People other than those in the Guest party set forth above may not stay enter the premises.
3. The cottage is privately owned; the owners are not responsible for any accidents, injuries or illness that occurs while on the premises or its facilities. The Homeowners are not responsible for the loss of personal belongings or valuables of the guest. By accepting this reservation, it is agreed that all guests are expressly assuming the risk of any harm arising from their use of the premises or others whom they invite to use the premise.
4. Keep the property and all furnishings in good order.
5. Only use appliances for their intended uses.
6. Pets are NOT allowed unless specific arrangements are made (pet addendum signed)
7. Parking:
PARKING – Parking is limited to two vehicle(s). Vehicles are to be parked in designated parking areas only. Parking on the road is not permitted. Any illegally parked cars are subject to towing; applicable fines/towing fees are the sole responsibility of the vehicle owner.
8. Housekeeping: There is no daily housekeeping service. While linens and bath towels are included in the unit, daily maid service is not included in the rental rate. Towels are provided for the hot tub. We do not permit towels or linens to be taken from the cottage.
9. Hot Tub: No children under the age of 12 permitted in hot tubs at any time. When using the hot tub, remember there is a certain health risk associated with this facility. Use at your own risk. Our housekeepers drain, sanitize, refill and replenish chemicals in all tubs prior to your arrival; therefore, it may not be warm until later that evening. DO NOT STAND ON THE HOT TUB COVERS. Hot tub covers are for insulation purposes and are not designed to support a person or persons. They will break and you may be charged for replacement. Remember when not using the hot tub, leave cover on so hot tub will stay warm.
10. Water and Septic: The cottage is on a septic system. The septic system is very effective; however, it will clog up if improper material is flushed. DO NOT FLUSH anything other than toilet paper. No feminine products should be flushed at any time. If it is found that feminine products have been flushed and clog the septic system, you could be charged damages.


Cancellations

Moderate

Cancel up to 5 days before your trip and get a full refund, including service fees.


Safety features
Carbon monoxide detector
First aid kit
Safety card
Fire extinguisher
Smoke detector

Availability
2 nights minimum stay

Exact location information is provided after a booking is confirmed.

104 Reviews


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Bridget User Profile
May 2017
We had such a wonderful stay at White Sage Cottage! Marianna was the perfect host, so kind and welcoming, and provided us with lots of great advice for visiting Yosemite. The cottage was finished to a really high standard - Marianna has thought of every little detail to make it perfect! The cottage is in a quiet, secluded area with lots of wildlife around. It was simply wonderful to have breakfast while watching the deer in the garden, and enjoy the hot tub under the stars after a long day of hiking. I would absolutely recommend this cottage to anyone wanting to visit the area. Thank you, Marianna!

Jessica User Profile
April 2017
Marianna is a gracious hostess of her property. She communicated well with us both prior to & upon our arrival about how to check in and what to expect. The cottage was nicely decorated & well appointed with sweet touches like locally roasted coffee, nice linens, organic toiletries, fresh herb arrangement from her garden, and fresh eggs from her chickens! She provides great info about all things local. Having the private hot tub under the stars was healing & magical. My husband & I live just an hour over the hill but needed a little getaway, that wasn't too far... it was perfect! We will recommend to all our friends and would love to do it again. Well done, Marianne! You're place is a little gem!

Kelly User Profile
April 2017
This is the perfect place to stay if you're looking to be close to Yosemite but with all the comforts of your own home. Marianna's White Sage cottage is even more beautiful than it looks in the pictures. It's clean, inviting, and it had everything we needed for an excellent stay. In addition, Marianna went above and beyond to provide fresh eggs, local coffee, and tons of information about things to do in Oakhurst and Yosemite. We would definitely stay at the White Sage Cottage again.

Rachel User Profile
March 2017
We had a wonderful stay at White Sage Cottage! If you're looking for a trip to Yosemite, this is the perfect place to stay. Marianna greeted us at check in and gave us very useful information we utilized throughout the trip. After, her and Mike respected our privacy for our entire stay. The cottage is adorable and the hot tub was a savior after long days hiking. The washer & dryer amenities were a plus as well! Oakhurst itself was a very welcoming community as well. We were extremely grateful for our time spent at White Sage Cottage!

Michelle User Profile
February 2017
My husband and I just spent the last 4 days at White Sage Cottage. I cannot say enough about this wonderful Airbnb! A few days before our arrival Marianna provided detailed directions to the cottage and greeted us when we arrived. She provided a very helpful binder complete with everything from restaurant recommendations around Oakhurst to the ins and outs of Yosemite. Regarding the cottage itself, it is in immaculate condition and is complete with a full kitchen, comfortable lounge area, washing machine and dryer, and a fantastic hot tub. This is the perfect cottage for a weekend getaway and it's only a short 20 minute drive to the south entrance of Yosemite. We hope to stay at White Sage Cottage on our next trip to Yosemite. Thank you so much, Marinna!

Roger User Profile
February 2017
Marianna's cottage is a great example of the superb properties you can find on Airbnb. It was in a beautiful area, with wild turkeys and deer walking around the property. It is out of town (and up a big hill) so a car would definitely be recommended. The cottage itself is well equipped with a full kitchen, shower room, 2x TVs, comfy bed and plenty of storage for your clothes. Downstairs is a really handy wash room with washer and dryer. We also made use of the BBQ and hot tub outside. We stayed here for 3 nights, one day visiting Yosemite and the other just enjoying the surroundings of the cottage (and the hot tub!). Well recommended. Marianna is also a lovely host who had thought of every detail and obviously takes pride in doing what she does. She took time to show us around the property and give tips on the surrounding area (shops, restaurants and so forth). Would happily return again!

Thelma User Profile
January 2017
This is maybe one of the best airbnb rentals Ive come across. The place has everything you need, Marianna is very accommodating, responsive, and kind, and the place is spotless and fresh. It was very private, a great retreat. Everything worked as advertised (grill, hot tub, etc). We left 100% happy.

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Oakhurst, California, United States · Joined in April 2013
Marianna User Profile

My family and I moved to Oakhurst in 2000 because the area is so incredibly beautiful. We love nature and being outdoors gardening, kayaking, hiking, skiing and the like. We enjoy sharing what we know of these amazing Sierra Nevada mountains with others! With a solid background in property management and having traveled extensively myself (pleasure and business) my aim is to provide our guests with a top quality experience and a relaxing and pleasant stay!

Response rate: 100%
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Response time: within an hour