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Miners Cottage

Entire guesthouse hosted by Cynthia
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the guesthouse to yourself.
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Self check-in
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Cynthia is a Superhost
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Cozy Private Cottage in a country setting. A retreat to recharge the soul. Two miles from Hwy 50. Ideal for 2 people, Queen bed, Quality linens and towels, Closet, bathroom with large shower. Mini fridge, Microwave. Coffee, tea and hot cocoa. WIFI. TV with DISH. Patio with the decorative pond and waterfall. 3 miles to historic Placerville and its unique shops. 6 miles from Coloma (Gold Discovery Park). Close to Wineries, Apple Hill, Christmas Trees, Rafting, Kayaking, 1 hour to Skiing.

Guest access
You are more than welcome to wander the property and enjoy. The horses keep the pasture mowed. The chickens and ducks in the orchard are entertaining. If you go into the pasture or orchard please close the gate to prevent the horses and chickens from escaping. A flock of wild Turkeys wander through frequently, as well as deer. The walk down Beals Road (approximately 2 miles round trip) is an interesting walk. Our part-time dog has moved on with her owner. She shows up occasionally and promises lots of friendliness. The pond and waterfall brings a two fold enjoyment. Along with the serenity, the variety of birds that come to the pond can be very interesting. In the evening the gold finches and other "locals" come to get their baths. So if you are sitting by the pond around early evening you may be scolded by these birds, after all it is bath time.
We do not provide television because we have found guests enjoy the opportunity to unwind and relax in the country setting of the area. Tired of watching movies and look to step back in time? Try our old time radio complete with old time radio shows, like the Green Hornet, Amos and Andy, Jack Benny. Check them out and enjoy your stay.


Free parking on premises
HDTV with Standard cable, Amazon Prime Video, Netflix
Window AC unit
Shared patio or balcony
Luggage drop-off allowed
Hair dryer
Security cameras on property
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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4.96 out of 5 stars from 213 reviews



Placerville, California, United States

We live in a rural area close to town. Cold Springs Road can be very busy but the cottage is well insulated and quiet. A walk down Beals Rd (about 2 miles round trip) is always interesting with lots of wildlife (deer and turkeys). Some friendly llamas live at the bottom of the road.

Hosted by Cynthia

Joined in June 2017
  • 213 Reviews
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During your stay
We will try to meet with you and answer any questions but generally will leave you alone.
Cynthia is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly-rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
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Things to know

House rules
Checkout: 11:00 AM
Self check-in with key safe
Not suitable for children and infants
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Health & safety
Committed to Airbnb's enhanced cleaning process. Show more
Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
No carbon monoxide alarm
Security camera/recording device Show more
May encounter potentially dangerous animal
Cancellation policy