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Yosemite Dome Home - Secluded, peaceful & scenic!

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4.5 of 5 stars
Very good
35 reviews
The Yosemite Dome Home
The Yosemite Dome Home
Living Area
Dining Room w/ picture window - view for miles!
Living area with picture window, wood burning stove
Master bedroom - two closets and dresser
'Slumber Party Loft' Right Wing
'Slumber Party Loft' Right Wing
'Slumber Party Loft' Left Wing also showing private dressing room and sitting area
Staircase leading to 'Slumber Party Loft'
Dining Room and Kitchen
Kitchen
Bathroom
Just part of the view from the front of the Yosemite Dome Home
Partial view from back of Yosemite Dome Home
Winter view from back of Yosemite Dome Home
Winter View from back of Yosemite Dome Home
Yosemite Dome Home after one of our occasional winter snowfalls
Fenced yard (rear view of home)
Fenced yard (front left view of home)
'Slumber Party' loft, left side sleeping area
'Slumber Party' loft sitting area looking to left side sleeping area
The results of one of our fishing trips to the beautiful Merced River - one was a whopper!
A fall view from the rear of the Dome Home - photos just don't capture the sweeping panorama
'NV Beau Bey' - one of the Arabian breed's leading stallions resides on the ranch.
Yosemite December 2011
Yosemite from Dewey Point
Spring Wildflowers
Spring Wildflowers
Spring Wildflowers
Spring Wildflowers
Merced River canyon ablaze with poppies in the spring
Spectacular wild poppies in the Merced River Canyon
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Overview
Rental Home -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Yosemite National Park, California
Yosemite Ranch offers a unique opportunity to experience dome home living on our secluded 60 acre horse ranch. We are only a 25 mile scenic drive from Yosemite National Park and only 6 miles from the beautiful wild & scenic Merced River, a popular destination for fishing, swimming, and whitewater rafting.The Yosemite Dome Home is located on the top of an oak studded hill offering scenic views in several directions. Yosemite Ranch is also home to the world renowned Flying A Ranch Arabian horse breeding program located below the Yosemite Dome Home at the main ranch headquarters.Enter the Yosemite Dome Home and enjoy the spacious feeling created by the big picture windows and the high domed ceiling complete with skylights. The main floor offers a master suite with a queen size bed, dresser, and two closets. The beautiful dining area... Read more
About the Owner, Irene A
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Jul 2011
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 35 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #FKN2295198 by: FlipKey
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4.5 of 5 stars Very good - based on 35 reviews
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2014Nicky...
Irvine, California
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 for a stay in August 2014
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people found this review helpful

Just got back from a 5 day stay in the Dome Home, and it really was everything we wanted and more. Yes, it is "rustic" but we felt that added to the charm of the place. The decor was a little dated, but spotlessly clean, and quite honestly for roughly $250 a night for a family of 5 plus a...

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Virginia
Level Contributor
13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 for a stay in July 2014
1
person found this review helpful

The owners were perfectly nice folks and were accommodating and I appreciated the free wifi and satellite tv. However, the place is in desperate need of updating. The vinyl floors were torn and beat up, the drywall was peeling in spots, and the back door did not latch (and had a gap that allowed two frogs to enter the house)....

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Management response:

We appreciate your comments but I do want to respond to a few things. The leak under the sink happened during your stay and it was fixed immediately when you told us. It had never leaked before. The back door has become an issue and we do have a contractor coming out to fix or replace it as we mentioned...

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CliffB494
Bridgnorth, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014 for a stay in June 2014
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people found this review helpful

My wife and I came across the Dome Home accidentally while looking for last minute Yosemite hotel accommodation, as part of a two week road trip from San Francisco to the Grand Canyon. We weren't planning to self cater, but the Dome Home looked interesting and was available. We stayed for four nights, as a base for exploring the Yosemite...

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Management response:

We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us, we enjoyed having you as guests. I did want to respond to your comment on driving times. For those wanting to visit Wawona and the Sequoia Grove, it is a much shorter and quicker drive if you travel from here to Oakhurst and then up Highway 41 which will only take...

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Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stove
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
    Yes
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Kid Friendly:
    Yes
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
$150
$150
$900
May 1, 2016 -
Sep 30, 2016
Peak Season
2 nights
$200
$200
$1,200
Nov 19, 2016 -
Nov 27, 2016
Thanksgiving
2 nights
$200
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$1,200
Dec 17, 2016 -
Jan 2, 2017
Christmas
2 nights
$200
--
$1,200
Fees
  • Cleaning fee: $84 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
$200.00 per night, six nights $1,100.00 for peak season and holidays. Off season rate $150.00 per night. Rates are for double occupancy. Additional guests $22.00/night each. Taxes/fees are 11%. Cleaning fee per stay - $75.00 (cleaning fee is also taxable and including tax is $84.00). Refundable security deposit of $250.00. Maximum occupancy is six people. Visa & Mastercard accepted.
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How to get there
Airport: Fresno: 0.0 mi
Railway: Merced: 0.0 mi
Yosemite Ranch<BR><BR>Recommended Directions from Mariposa<BR><BR>1. Continue through Mariposa and stay on I-140 to Midpines (approx. 7 miles past Mariposa)<BR><BR>2. Turn left on to Colorado Road (only goes to left). Colorado Road is not far after you see the Post Office on your left.<BR><BR>3. About 1 ½ miles down Colorado Road, turn right on Rumley Mine Road (it is just past Rancheria Creek where there are a lot of mail boxes). There is a gate at the entrance to Rumley Mine Road. If it is locked, the combination is 0 1 0 0. Dial the combination and then squeeze the hasp in and it will pop open.<BR><BR>4. Continue approximately ½ mile down Rumley Mine Road to Yosemite Ranch. The address is 5301 Rumley Mine Road. You will... more
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Fishing Nearby.
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