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New getaway nestled on the edge of the national forest

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 229 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

Open single story floorplan with 3 Bedrooms, 2.5 baths and forest views

Emerald Point is an ideal getaway cabin in the quiet of the mountains. Located at the end of a cul-de-sac in a gated community the setting is quiet and private but still connected with phone, satellite TV, and the internet.

The house features a master suite with a Cal King Bed, jetted tub, double sinks, oversized shower, walk-in closet, and private deck. The second suite features a queen bed, with adjoining bath and the third bedroom has two twin beds and can share the queen suite bath or use the half bathroom. A den can also be used for overflow and has a sofa and mattress for unexpected guests. All rooms features generous closets.

The cabin features a single story with high cathedral ceilings and an open floor plan accommodating six in a casual style. The spacious kitchen is open to the dining and living area with easy access to the large deck perched in the trees with views down the ravine and a large gas grill. The living area is centered around an inset wood burning fireplace which keeps the main space beautifully warm in the winter.

The house also features an oversized two car garage and sunny laundry room so you can bring fewer suitcases for your getaway.

Walking from the house you can explore the groomed Gold Mountain trails or the logging roads in the forest where you can hike down to the Feather River to enjoy fishing for trout, bird watching or just an afternoon in nature. There are a couple of bikes available as well as horseshoes, frisbies and assorted balls.

More Details

Bradley Cutler
Member since: 2014
Speaks english
Response time
Within 12 hours
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
20 October, 2017

About Bradley Cutler

The house is as eclectic as the owners from El Salvador and New England. A little latin and rustic tradition blended together. We currently live in the Sacramento area but find time to get away to the quiet of the sierra's with its crisp air and clear skies.

Bradley Cutler purchased this house in 2013

Why Bradley Cutler chose California

We loved the relaxing quality of the area and enjoyed many weekends before purchasing. If you like to hike, bike, cross country, fish, golf, or just enjoy the quiet, you'll love this retreat.

What makes this house unique

The one element that separates this place is the feeling when you're there that you are perched at the edge of the forest on the boundary with nature.


Nearest Airport
55 Miles
Reno, NV
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nakoma Golf Resort & Spa
Nearest Golf
1000 Metres
Nakoma Golf Resort
Nearest Train
44 Miles
Truckee, CA
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
CA Route 89
Nearest Restaurant
1000 Metres
Nakoma Resort & Spa
Nearest Ski
48 Miles
Nearest Beach
7 Miles
Car: necessary

Located ten minutes from Graeagle and ten minutes from Portola, the house is ideally located for hiking, fishing, mountain biking, swimming, and golf in the summer and snowshoeing, tubing, and cross country skiing in the winter.

Walk out the door and stroll along the Nakoma golf course or fish in the Feather River. The Nakoma resort is expanding in July this summer and will add Athletica, its recreational center for workouts, swimming, rock climbing and eating with a teen center and movie room.

The surrounding area is an outdoor paradise with six other local golf courses, numerous water falls and lakes including Gold Lake and Lake Davis just a few minutes drive away. Situated at 4800 foot elevation the cabin is also ideally suited for hiking and biking with numerous mapped trails nearby. In winter now shoeing and tubing are available at the resort.

If you don't feel like cooking the area supports many restaurants located on the resort or in the adjacent towns of Graeagle, Blairsden and Portola.

Portola has a fully staffed hospital open 24/7 with the capability of air transport to Reno.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Gold Mountain

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 229 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Please respect the 10pm outside noise and light curfew. Turn off lights and go inside. If a complaint is filed, you may lose your security deposit.
  • Please stay on the walking trails in Gold Mountain. Cutting through people's property is against the rules and could cost you if a complaint is filed.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet
    Master Bath - toilet , shower enclosure , jacuzzi , Double sinks
    Queen Bedroom Bath - toilet , bath with shower , this bathroom has 2 sinks & connects directly to the bedroom
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Master - 1 extra lg. double bed , California King with bureau and walk-in closet
    Queen - 1 large double bed , Large oversized closet
    Twin - 2 single bed , Bureau and Large closet
    Den - One single mattress in closet and large leather sofa
  • We ask our guests to bring your own sheets and towels. We have a sensitive septic system that we try to not stress by asking our guests to bring their own linens. We have spare towels and can arrange to provide sheets if there is a problem caused by this request.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Table Football
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 3 bicycles
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Sauna ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
The Nakoma Resort (located at Gold Mountain under a mile from the cabin) has a full spa with hot tub and steam room and provides spa services, massage,facials, nails, upon request. A new recreational facility, Altitude, opens in July '17 and will be available for our guests to enjoy swimming, fitness facilities, and expanded spa to complement the existing spa and a teen lounge for daily or a weekly fee.


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New getaway nestled on the edge of the national forest
average rating of 4.861111 based on 36 reviews

Beautiful house, very comfortable.

  • 5 of 5

The home more than met our needs and expectations. I would definitely stay again.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful Property

  • 4 of 5

Loved the house and was very grateful for the food in the pantry. Bradley was very kind and helpful. Just a little of a bother that we had to bring our own towels and sheets. Kind of interesting that we needed to pack our trash out too. I felt nervous that I was going to make the homeowners association upset too. Stars were amazing out there.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Rural living has its benefits, and limitations - especially utilities. Minimizing laundry and trash help tremendously and we appreciate our guests who can throw a trash bag in their car on the way home due to the difficulty of timing the trash pickup here in bear country. But no worry if you don't have room.
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If your looking for a remote, quiet, tranquil setting in the trees, then this is it.

  • 5 of 5

We loved this home. I never wanted to leave. The owner has made it feel like it was our own. Fully stocked with all the basics plus extra in case you forgot something. The kitchen is wonderful to cook in and the beds are all very comfortable. The forest surrounding the house makes it a very quiet and peaceful place to be. From the sunrise on the front porch to the sunset on the back deck, each day was great.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Redding, CA

Quiet getaway in the woods

  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable stay ! Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Mountain Getaway

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautiful, clean, comfortable home. It's very quiet and peaceful you just can't help but relax. The large deck is fabulous for star gazing. Kitchen was well stocked, we really only needed to bring perishable items. It was quite warm during our stay so we were happy to have the fans in bedrooms to help circulate the air at night. House was nice and cool by morning. The owners left very specific instructions that were quite helpful for keeping things cool. Owner was very fast to respond to our questions during booking and stay. Most of our activities took place in Graeagle so this location worked out well. We would definitely stay again.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great home nestled in the woods.

  • 5 of 5

Great scenery. Spacious home with adequate supplies and an amazing kitchen to cook in. Owner was great with communication. Loved the area.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Gold Mountain

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fall '17
1 Oct 2017 - 14 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
Christmas '17
15 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
Winter/Spring 2018
3 Jan 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
2 night minimum stay
Summer '18
1 May 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
Fall '18
1 Oct 2018 - 14 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit A$383.79
Cleaning A$121.53

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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