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Bear River Retreat, Large Vacation House
Grass Valley, California USA

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Bear River Retreat, a 14 acre riverfront vacation rental log home sleeping up to 20 people near Lake Tahoe and Sacramento, California ... surrounded by pine and oak trees with panoramic views of the Bear River, historical stone Roman arch bridge, Sierra Foothills and a spectacular view of Rollins Lake Spillway.

Built in 1996, the fully-furnished retreat is accented with river rock masonry and wrap-around porches. The inside boasts country-style décor, a fully equipped kitchen and five guest rooms, two of which are private suites. All guests need to bring is groceries. The front porch looks out onto a sprawling lawn with a view of Bear River Valley.
  • Fully-furnished, two story log home
  • 5 guest rooms, including 2 suites
  • 3˝ baths
  • Sleeps 20+
  • Bath linen provided
  • Fully-equipped kitchen with utensils, pantry and spices
  • Luxury Hot Tub for up to 15
  • 50" Large Screen TV
  • High-tech stereo/Home theater system
  • High-tech security system/CCTV
  • AC bi-zone system
  • Inside meeting rooms, max occupancy 40
  • Pets welcome
  • Non-smoking facility with Wrap around deck
Brooke also hopes to rent out the lodge and grounds for family reunions or other groups interested in a family-oriented retreat so contact her if interested.

Activities/Attractions: Grass Valley is located in the California Sierra Foothills, just an hour from Sacramento and 3 hours from San Francisco. There are tall pines and a definite rural feel, and there are great shops and fine restaurants. Time Magazine has called Grass Valley "one of the top ten best small towns to live in". The downtown Grass Valley area is considered by many to be the one of the best preserved historic towns in the United States.

In addition to being an excellent place to shop and dine, Grass Valley, California is also the cultural center of Nevada County. With its new Center for the Arts that regularly features popular music & theatrical venues, to wine tasting rooms and the recently renovated Del Oro Theatre, there is always something to do.
  • Golf
  • River rafting
  • Kayaking
  • Jogging
  • Lake Tahoe
  • Old Town Sacramento
  • Boating
  • Antique Shops
  • Historical Towns of Colfax, Grass Valley, Nevada City
  • Gold Country history
  • Empire Mine
  • Fine Dining and Markets nearby
Bear River Retreat,
10215 Gold Drive,
Grass Valley, California 95945
Telephone: (866) 504-2329
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