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Piute Trail Lodge Lake Cuyamaca

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Cabin, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Baths, 8 Sleeps

Cozy Cabin Overlooking Beautiful Lake Cuyamaca

Come enjoy some of San Diego's forgotten beauty in this gorgeous, secluded Piute Trail mountain cabin overlooking Lake Cuyamaca and just minutes from the quaint little town of Julian. During your stay, you'll have a chance to see wild deer grazing in the nearby pastures below, wild turkey foraging up and down the hillside (sometimes they even visit the deck!), raccoon's getting into their usual mischief, bald eagles soaring above or swooping in for a quick meal, owls, orioles, blue-jays, migratory ducks & geese, woodpeckers... and the list goes on! If you're into bird watching and/or photography, this is a great place for both! Using the cabin as a base camp, you'll be able to explore Cuyamaca Rancho State Park and Cleveland National Forest ,Anza-Borrego State Park with their many trails and viewpoints; fish for Florida bass, smallmouth bass, trout, crappie, bluegill, channel catfish, and even white sturgeon (Yes, our lake has sturgeon!); picnic on Fletcher Island; go boating; or just take in the peaceful surroundings and vast views from the comfort of the cozy cabin! Open year-round, including the snowy winter months when you can take advantage of the local sledding and snowboarding terrain. Available by reservation only, so plan early! Vacation Rental (NOT A TIMESHARE)

More Details

Owner
John & Maria
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
May 20, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

John,



Just wanted to say thanks for our time at the cabin. It was a great experience! Definitely cool and quiet at night which was a welcome change. The kids enjoyed being able to see all of the stars from the deck. The grill worked quite well for hot dogs and corn on the cob. I appreciate your son coming by to make sure all was well. We were blessed in being able to stay there. All the best to you and your family! - Brian & Ericka
Oct 2012
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Amenities

Julian Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 4 roll outs
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • festivals
  • forests
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
Notes:
Features: -Incredible views of beautiful Lake Cuyamaca and the surrounding mountains - Only minutes from Julian..and those famous apple pies!! ;) - Easy access, even in the worst weather - 2 Large Bedrooms - both with queen beds and roll-outs. - Full Kitchen: Including full-size fridge and stove, microwave, pots, pans, utensils, etc. - Big Wrap-Around Deck - A great place to enjoy your morning coffee with its lake view or take in a night of stargazing! - Rustic Rock Fireplace - Perfect for a romantic evening with that special someone! - On-site parking for boat trailer,extra vehicles - Forced Air Heating,Electrical wall heaters in each room. - Gas BBQ - Direct TV ,DVD player,Internet

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(48 traveler reviews)

San Diego, CA
5

beautiful view from patio

  • 5 of 5

Everything in the property was as promised. Clean, easy access, beautiful view, we enjoyed our time there. Saw the turkeys, deer and lots of birds. Thank you!

  • Submitted: May 15, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Charming

  • 4 of 5

Had a great stay at this Lakeside cabin. Our little family and dog had plenty of room, beautiful views, quiet neighbors and a great time.

If you are planning to cook there is a full kitchen, but bring salt, pepper, dish soap and a sponge to wash your dishes!

  • Submitted: May 11, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lake Elsinore
5

Easter Getaway

  • 5 of 5

I stayed at the Lake Cuyamaca Lodge for an Easter weekend getaway. Upon arriving I was greeted by the owner Joann and given a tour of the lodge. Joann has done an amazing job creating a warm and beautifully decorated rooms with luxurious bedding. There are several rooms that have a direct view of the lake but all guests have access to the patio to enjoy the views. Having coffee each morning watching the sunrise over the lake was an added bonus. There is great hiking from the lodge and it is the perfect place to stay for your next outdoor adventure. I will be staying again and have recommended to all my friends. The lodge is currently for sale and would make a great investmnent. Please contact Joann to book a stay or tour if your interested in purchasing.

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Diego
5

Lake Cuyamaca was full!

  • 5 of 5

Everything we needed was provided including dishes, towels and firewood. It was great hiking around the lake and browsing shops in town. Bring food for dinner during the week as only one restaurant was open in town on Wednesday when we were there. Very peaceful. We saw lots of deer and a few turkeys.

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Chula Vista, CA
4

Lake view Cabin

  • 4 of 5

The cabin was nice and cozy. It had a great view of the lake right from the living room window.

There was no curtains at that window which made it a little difficult to sleep in late for the ones that used the roll away beds. All things considered I would recommend this cabin as it is close to several hiking trails.

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Quaint cabin setting with great lake views from the deck. Fit our needs perfectly!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at Piute Trail Lodge quite well. The beds were quite cozy and warm. The kitchen was perfect for our 'bachelor' cooking with everything we needed to prepare meals readily at hand. We got to enjoy an evening cocktail and a cigar from the deck while taking in the picturesque views of the lake. This was an ideal setting for our fishing trip to Lake Cuyamaca...look forward to coming back!

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rental rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
My Standard Rate
Jan 1 2017 - Jan 1 2018
2 night minimum stay
$160
From
$170
Fri,Sat,Sun
$980
$3,600
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$160
$980
$3,600
 

Additional information about rental rates

Nightly Rate: $160 - $170

Weekly Rate: $850 -$950

Monthly Rate: $3200

$170 Weekend nights Fri thru Sun ( Two night minimum rate)
$160 Week nights Mon thru Thr Two night minimun rate
We accept all major credit cards

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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