USA California Idyllwild Idyllwild-Pine Cove Listing #4533

Phoenix House - Idyllwild, CA

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64 reviews
Max. occupancy: 10 2 Queen Bed, 6 Twin Bed 3 bedrooms 2 bathrooms 4 dog max  4WD/traction may be required in winter
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Spacious Dog-Friendly Cabin with Free WiFi - Close to Town & Attractions

Enjoy the spoils of a quiet mountain town from this Idyllwild vacation rental for 10. Bring along the dogs and take advantage of having all the comforts of home.

Set just half a mile from town, you can easily spend lazy mornings relaxing at home before heading out for a lovely day exploring quaint Idyllwild.

Log cabin walls and beautiful furnishings burst from this colorful cabin to ensure guests feel right at home. Even the dogs will love this cozy space, but please keep in mind there is an associated fee.

With a stone-framed fireplace, a TV, sofa, and chair, the living room is a great spot for quiet evenings in with your loved ones. Use the TV's DVD player to have a movie night, play games across the coffee table, or use the stereo and WiFi to play music while you chat and laugh together.

Across the way is an open kitchen and dining room. Seat all 10 at the large table to eat delicious homemade meals. Major appliances along with a microwave, dishwasher, coffeemaker, and toaster are included so you can dig into hot meals each night.

One of the three bedrooms is located downstairs and features three sets of twin bunk beds. Upstairs are two more bedrooms connected by a Jack-and-Jill bathroom, and each has a plush queen-size bed. Put the kids in the bunk room while the parents take the bedrooms upstairs - there's room for a group of 10, which means you can bring the whole family! A second full bathroom is set downstairs, along with a washer and dryer for convenience.

Sip your morning coffee while rocking on the front porch swing before walking down into the main hub of Idyllwild to browse art galleries, shop for local items and perfect souvenirs, and eat a tasty meal out at La Casita or Gastrognome. Explore the gorgeous mountains by hiking or biking across miles of trails nearby.

Find solace at this Southern California vacation rental with your family or group of friends.

County permit number: RVC-088

You must be 21 years or older to rent this property.



Children's games


Washer/dryer : Private

Heating & cooling

Central AC


Partial AC

Wood-burning fireplace

House rules


Kitchen & dining






Mountain view




DVD player

Wireless router

Sound dock


On-site activities

Board games



64 reviews

Martin S. Jul 2022
Great location with large rooms.
Terri D. Jul 2022
The home was close to town the kitchen well equipped the bathrooms well equipped plenty of towels the home very clean down stairs kids room had plenty of toys Wi-Fi was good I love this home me and my family vacation in idyllwild 3 to 4 times a year we’ve been coming up here for the last 22 years and this home is the best home I’ve rented I would highly recommend there was a 4 th of July parade during our stay it was a very short walk to main road we could actually watch from back yard I definitely want to rent this home again thank you Vacasa
Vivian C. Jul 2022
Peaceful woody area, yet close to the main road. lovely walking paths.
The cabin was roomy and we loved the kitchen with all we needed.
MARIA C. Apr 2022
Very clean and cozy cabin with great amenities.
It is close enough to the village to walk into but far enough where its quiet from the traffic. We would definitely stay again!
Natalie B. Apr 2022
Felt like home
Everett C. Apr 2022
The house was perfect for our purposes. Plenty of hiking and restaurants were easy walking distance and fun places to go.
Melody K. Feb 2022
We really enjoyed this house. The front porch was an added bonus. Plenty of room for our blended family and we made some great memories. Thank you for sharing your home!!
hector p. Jan 2022
Very clean and just as photos on preview online close to everything walking distance
Lori P. Dec 2021
Great location!
Monica M. Nov 2021
The house is clean, the area is beautiful. The house decorations need updating.
Samuel C. Oct 2021
Excellent, cozy, comfortable house in an Amazing location. Owners were exceptionally gracious as well.
Teresa W. Jul 2021
It was a regular home, ready for making a meal or sleeping a night through. The front porch was large and a good place to sit and visit. The dining table was large enough to accommodate everyone at once, and it was only a short walk and you could be in central Idyllwild for a day of shopping and fun or just to grab that toiletry left out of the suitcase. It really was quite a sufficient "home away from home."
Christina S. Jun 2021
Loved this cabin
Traci D. Jun 2021
This cabin was in a great location so we could walk all over town. But quiet enough that we felt like we were away from the noise of the local businesses. Pros: Sheets and towels were clean, cleaners do a good job cleaning what they can, but there are some things they just can't do. Cons: This house is way overdue for some updates and maintenance. The updates needed are due to age with ground in dirt and grime on all the downstairs flooring. The area rugs and carpets are disgusting. I told my kids to always have shoes on since they were so bad. The hardwood floors need to be refinished. The cabinets need to be de-grimed. When you touch them they feel sticky. The upstairs shower has some exposed plumbing that leaks terribly so it was unusable. The upholstered furniture was also very dirty, especially the chairs. I covered them with blankets so we could sit on them.
Manager response:
Hello Traci, we are pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay! Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We will be sure to pass your suggestions along to our local manager who will work with our homeowner to make necessary upgrades. We look forward to hosting you again!
Jennifer M. Mar 2021
Walking distance into town, comfy beds, warm place and lots of space indoors. Neither of the showers work great, but manageable for a couple of days.
Patrick W. Sep 2020
Great cabin in a quiet neighborhood. We walked everywhere we went in Idyllwild and the kids just loved the experience. I saw a comment about mice?, we didn't see any. But even if we did, it's the woods..ya know?!?! The only downsides here were the upstairs shower was not really doable for me. Charming...perhaps. But not functional for me as it was too low.
Manager response:
Thank you for your review! We appreciate your feedback and have notified the local manager of your suggestions. We hope to host you again soon!
Mary Rose J. Aug 2020
Had an amazing 3 nights and four days respite in lovely mountain town of Idyllwild. And what made it more amazing was our stay at Phoenix House. It was the perfect size for our party of ten. Dining table fit for ten. And the two bedrooms upstairs were perfect and really gave that cabin/mountain feel.
Kitchen was fully equipped and the bathrooms were big enough and clean. We fell in love with the beauty and serenity Idyllwild. If we come back, we will definitely stay at the Phoenix House again.
Kathleen E. Aug 2020
Dog friendly is key.
Brandi N. Jul 2020
It was very relaxing and had everything we needed. Loved sitting on the porch swing in the morning.
TIA R. Jun 2020
GABRIEL P. Mar 2020
Beautiful place, to get out of the noise and traffic,
quiet place to relax, and very clean...Just love it
Rachelle o. Feb 2020
Kitchen was spacious every cozy and it was a relaxing beautiful scenery close to everything you can walk to town which was wonderful! Thank you!
silvia c. Feb 2020
Thank you for letting us stay. We had fun!
Kymee M. Oct 2019
Big porch swing
Sujata S. Sep 2019
Its 7mins walk to town center and easy check in n out. Nice property with amenities.
Nikki H. Jun 2019
We were in town for a wedding. The bunk beds were perfect for our large group. Cable, Wifi, dishwasher. Loved the swing on the deck, I spent most of my time enjoying the mountain air and sounds. We are booking our next stay!
Kerry S. Dec 2018
We had a great time! The cabin was clean, close to town, and the kitchen was fully stocked so we could cook!
Susan S. Oct 2018
Loved it.
Richard T S. Jun 2018
Spacious kitchen and dining area, ability to sleep 2 couples and up to 6 children. Nice bench swing on front porch to enjoy the mountain air and peace/quiet.
Stephanie H. Feb 2018
We loved this cabin. Clean, comfortable, and had a well stocked kitchen. Great wifi, close to shopping and restaurants. The upstairs is incredibly charming.
We couldn't find the slow cooker but we nade due with a large stock pot.
David A. Jan 2018
The house was clean and what we expected from the pictures. The location is walking distance to a bunch of restaurants. My family loves Idyllwild and we would definitely stay in this cabin again.
Kimberly M. Jan 2018
Stayed with four adults and two children and we loved it! The property suited our needs perfectly, kitchen was fully stocked for us to cook all meals. Would definitely stay here again.
Donna M. Dec 2017
We stayed in this cozy cabin over Christmas. It was a nice touch having a Merry Christmas decoration on the front door when we arrived. We enjoyed the nice big table in the kitchen so everyone could enjoy meals together. We spent a lot of time on the front porch. The swing is wonderful.
Pierre A. Nov 2017
The cabin was as expected, nice and big enough for more than 4 persons.
Susanne C. Nov 2017
This was a great place to stay! Aside from a few improvements, I would recommend this cabin.
Amelia W. Nov 2017
I came here with 8 people and a dog and there was plenty of space for everyone to sleep and eat. Location was very close to the town so we didn't even have to drive to the multitude of dining and shopping options Idyllwild had to offer.
Nora P. Jul 2017
We enjoyed our stay. The cabin is cute and large enough for our party of 9. It's conveniently located within walking distance from shops, etc., but on a quiet street.

Except for a few housekeeping issues, it was a pleasant place to stay. You might want to bring up your own shampoo (some was provided, but not much), some better TP and make sure you check the dishes and beds to make sure they are clean before using. Hopefully they will address those issues.

Also of note: there are no safety railings on upper bunks and the second bedroom upstairs is very small.
Pedro V. May 2017
Enjoyed our stay here. House was clean and stocked with basic amenities including lots of spices that I am assuming previous guests have left behind. Really nice surprise to have came across to a welcome bag with basic supplies from Vacasa including a deck of cards. I would definitely stay here again. This cabin is located close to other cabins however I still got a good sense of privacy from the neighbors.
Vinay V. Apr 2017
home is so beautiful,plenty of parking . neat and clean.
we loved our stay here.
Jaclyn T. Mar 2017
This is the second time I've stayed at this cabin and appreciate the location and layout of the bedrooms. The kids LOVED the bunk bed room and exploring at the close-by Strawberry Creek and town area. The Vacasa team was quick to respond to queries before our visit, and the lockbox was an easy way to check-in and check-out.
Michael G. Feb 2017
For the money it was a good stay. Nice little cabin just a few blocks out of town.
Tina R. Jan 2017
Was very nice.
Kyle R. Dec 2016
Home was very clean. I would love to stay there again
Alexey K. Nov 2016
The house is clean and well maintained. The only thing it lacked was wood for fireplace but not sure if if it was supposed to have it.
Melinda L. Oct 2016
I would say bring your own pots and pans, i would highly recommend you bring your own, and maybe your own lined.
They are not as clean as a hotel.
Manager response:
We appreciate this feedback and will take it to the owners. Thank you!
Ben H. Aug 2016
It was a great cabin, good location, clean, spacious. A very nice porch swing where we enjoyed the cool breezes. We have stayed here before and we will definitely stay here again.
Laurie M. Jun 2016
Loved our stay. Enjoyed hiking. Cute little town.
Jacek D. Jun 2016
We loved out stay at The Phoenix House. It's located right next to a very quiet road, a 10 minute walk from town hall and Idyllwild center. The location is shaded with old pine trees (smell some bark, there's a hint of vanilla). The front porch turned out to be a great resting place. The space inside is huge and we took plenty of advantage of that. Take a short walk to Tommy's for breakfast and expect your stay to be great.
Tina R. May 2016
Loved this home.. So comfortable and cozy.. Great porch and bedrooms were very nice.. The bunk beds worked out great for the girls. Would definitely recommend this property.
Luis M. Apr 2016
We booked this cabin at the last minute, and we couldn't have found a more perfect cabin and location. The cabin is within walking distance to center of town where you'll find restaurants/shops/grocery store, and only short drive to the local attractions such as the nature center, the various hiking trailheads, and near Lake Hemet.

The cabin was cozy, and served all of our needs. The only feedback would be that the living room is a little small to have everyone sit together, requiring our group to split between the living room and the dining room. The dining room has plenty of chairs.

Overall, it's a great value, and would certainly consider staying here again!!!!
Terri P. Mar 2016
We thoroughly enjoyed our time at the Pheonix House. Loved the house / cabin, it is spacious, yet cozy. Very nicely appointed. Love the large claw foot tub.
The pots and pans need replaced; bring your own.
Kristin C. Mar 2016
Steven N. Feb 2016
This worked well for 3 adults and 3 kids. The kids enjoyed playing on the bunk beds, and we had two full beds upstairs. Good kitchen to cook in, easy walk into town.
Roger & Nancy V. Feb 2016
it was clean, it has heater, fireplace, wonderful front yard view, very close to stores and little shopping centers, loved it
Laura S. Dec 2015
This cabin is all about location. Perfect for a walk to town, and easy driving from main hwy. Love the porch swing, large dining room table, fireplace and heating and hot water system. Daughter loved the big stair railing for sliding down! True to their description - take your own pans if you have any cooking needs. They have coffee pot, tea kettle, lots of utensils, but very old pots. Very small TV and sitting room. Be Warned!! Top Bunks don't have railings as of 12/2015. Not suitable for sleeping.