Elegant Cottage Rental with a Japanese Garden in Nevada County, California

Grass Valley, California (United States)

Elegant Cottage Rental with a Japanese Garden in Nevada County, California

1 unit
7 guest capacity
Private Bathroom
No pets allowed
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Hosted by Ildi
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  • New accommodation


  • Kid-friendly
Based on five acres of private land, this cottage rental in Nevada County near Grass Valley, in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada of California, offering guests a peaceful and relaxing getaway. The two-story cottage can sleep up to seven people in its three bedrooms making it ideal for a family or a group of friends.

The cottage is bright and spacious with an elegant interior while featuring homey comfortable furniture. The impressive master suite comes with a queen-size bed, its own fireplace, and large windows that provide incredible valley views and lots of natural light. The second bedroom has a queen-size bed with a small balcony and sliding doors that separate it from the main building creating a private wing. The third bedroom includes a queen-size bed and a futon while a single bed can also be found in the second living room.

The main living room has floor-to-ceiling windows that offer spectacular views and features cozy, leather seating and a coffee table. There is a natural slate fireplace that keeps the cottage warm throughout the year. The adjacent fully equipped kitchen comes with a spacious granite surface and a breakfast bar with stools where guests can enjoy their morning coffee while admiring the valley views. Guests are invited to gather at the formal dining table for four that will add sophistication to their mealtime experience or they can head out to the private deck and dine outside under the stars.

Downstairs, guests can unwind in front of the 32” television complete with DVD player and movie library and explore the vibrant colors of the Japanese Garden.


  • Queen-size bed
  • Double bed
  • Twin/Single bed
  • Electricity
  • Water
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Heating
  • Washing machine
  • Hairdryer
  • Parking
  • Fireplace
  • Dining table
  • Bathroom
  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Sink
  • Towels
  • Kitchen
  • Cooking basics
  • Fridge
  • Coffeemaker
  • Oven
  • Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Private Lounge/Living room
  • Deck/Patio
  • Telephone
  • BR/DVD player
The property comes with its own private deck complete with patio furniture where magnificent views of the valley can be admired while enjoying an outdoor meal in the sun. The property comes with three indoor fireplaces and guests have access to a washing machine and a clothes dryer. There is free on-site parking and the property is wheelchair accessible. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the cottage.

Location + Surroundings

This elegant retreat is based in the charming town of Grass Valley close to Nevada City in Nevada County, California, and it is an ideal getaway destination for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts. With a vibrant Japanese garden and tall cedar and pine trees all around, the rental overlooks the lush woodland and the distant mountains of the valley, which is spectacular all year round. The five-acre property sits in the Sierra Nevada foothills in a 19th-century Gold Rush town and guests are within close proximity to superb hiking and biking trails as well as water sports at Donner Lake and Lake Tahoe.


  • Swimming
  • Winter sports
  • Biking
  • Whitewater rafting
  • Climbing
  • Fishing
  • Wildlife watching

Grass Valley has a wide range of activities and attractions available to visitors including the Foothills Celebration where the finest Northern California wines are on show as well as local cuisine and confectionery. The Grass Valley Car Show offers the very best of American nostalgia as it showcases vintage and custom American automobiles to the sound of live rock ‘n’ roll music. Local farmers’ markets, independent shops, and fine dining can all be found in the town and just a few minutes from the cottage.

The Sierra Nevada Mountains are home to incredible hiking and trekking trails while the cottage is close to several lakes and rivers where kayaking, rafting, swimming, and fishing can all be enjoyed, Biking routes in Grass Valley and around Nevada County offer scenic trails that pass forest, waterfalls, and mountain views and range from easy to challenging.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 03:00 PM
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No Pets allowed
  • No smoking
  • No parties

Cancellation policy

24-hour free cancellation
Thirty: Cancellation is free up to 24 hours after your booking is confirmed and at least 30 days before check-in.

Additional Information

There is absolutely no smoking allowed on the property as it is based in a high fire risk area.

Only checked in guests are allowed to stay at the cottage.

A refundable damage deposit of $1000 required.

This property does not allow pets.

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