Secluded and Stunning Custom-Built Luxury Log Cabin in the Gold Country w/EV Charger - Sleeps 12
2750 Sqft Cabin hosted by Don And Cynthia
12 Guests . 4 Bedrooms . 3.5 Bathrooms


Come stay in a secluded, custom-built, luxury log cabin nestled in the woods. Located on five acres in the heart of California Gold Country, Gold Creek Cabin is only a 2-hour drive from the San Francisco Bay Area and just over an hour from Sacramento. Avoid the I-80 corridor and take the road less travelled. Gold Creek Cabin (3500’ elevation) is perfectly situated near Kirkwood Mountain Resort and Sutter Creek, with easy access to year-round outdoor activities, wine tasting, restaurants, historical gold rush towns, antique stores and the Jackson Rancheria casino. Explore the Gold Country without range anxiety – recharge your EV while you sleep and be ready for another perfect day in the foothills!

Gold Creek Cabin was designed to accommodate two families comfortably:
Main level: Queen bedroom with Nectar bed and pillows, private full bathroom with pebble shower floor; living room with fireplace and cathedral ceiling open to kitchen and dining area; powder room; fully-equipped gourmet kitchen with granite counters and stainless steel appliances.
Upper level: Queen bedroom; triple built-in bunk bedroom; full bathroom with tub/shower; open, skylit reading and game loft with space for an air mattress. Private balconies off upstairs bedrooms. Guests assume all liability for use of bunk bed and ladder.
Lower level: Queen bedroom; full bathroom with spa shower; recreation room with fireplace, pool table, dartboard and space for an air mattress; home theater with HDTV, Bose audio system and huge DVD library; full-size washer and dryer in laundry room; walkout basement.
Outside: Large deck wraps around two sides; gas campfire pit; Adirondack chairs; gas grill

“Eco-luxury” amenities include:
- Free high speed internet
- LED lighting
- Radiant heating in bathroom floors
- Tankless hot water system for endless hot water
- Instant-on gas fireplaces with thermostat
- Central heat and A/C
- Streaming of live and on-demand TV or log into your own subscription services
- Tesla Wall Connector charging station; JDapter Stub available for electric vehicles using a J1772 plug

In the winter, easily access the cabin from the Bay Area even when it is snowing hard uphill at Kirkwood Mountain Resort. Don't risk not being able to get to your vacation rental. Then make the drive to the ski mountain as soon as roads are clear. If roads are closed, enjoy all that Gold Creek Cabin has to offer, such as the home theater with 150+ DVDs, HDTV, dartboard, and pool table.

In the summer, plan to quickly get away from the hustle and bustle of the Bay Area with an easy, 2-hour drive into the heart of the California Gold Country. Explore the historical attractions and visit Gold Rush towns like Sutter Creek and Volcano. Take a hike in to the ''potholes'' and relax by the water. Plan to go fishing, boating, biking, hiking, kayaking, and really enjoy the outdoors. Grill on the large wrap-around deck and relax in the Adirondack chairs, enjoying a cold beverage.

Sit around the ''instant on'' gas fire pit at night and make s'mores or just enjoy the peace and quiet under the stars.

We can help you plan a Gold Country getaway to remember!
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Sleeping Configuration

Master bedroom
1 queen bed
Master bedroom on main level features a Nectar memory foam mattress and pillows. This bedroom has an en suite bathroom and is decorated in a ski theme
Upstairs queen bedroom
1 queen bed
This room has its own TV and is decorated in a Winchester theme
Triple bunk room
1 bunk bed
Kids love the custom built-in triple bunk bed! Guests assume all liability for use of bunk bed and ladder. An airbed can be put in this room instead or in addition.
Downstairs queen bedroom
1 queen bed
This bedroom is attached to the spa bathroom. The lower level of the house stays cooler year-round.
1 queen bed
Loft can accommodate an inflatable airbed
Rec Room
1 queen bed
Rec room can accommodate an inflatable airbed


Pets Allowed
Well-behaved dogs allowed with prior permission. Additional cleaning fee may apply.
Family/Kid Friendly
Children's books and toys
Crib/Pack 'n Play
Parking Included
Abundant parking on property
No Smoking Allowed
Not Wheelchair Accessible
Not Suitable for Events


Washing Machine
Iron & Board
Clothes Dryer
Hair Dryer
Linens Provided
Towels Provided
Air Conditioning
Game Room
Pool Table
EV Charging
What we supply
Gold Creek Cabin is fully stocked with towels, linens, soap, shampoo, paper goods, dishes. Guests need only bring their personal supplies and food.
Gas Grill
Wraparound deck features a gas firepit
High Speed Internet
Stereo/DVD Player
Stream live and on-demand TV, or login to your own subscription services on any of our 4 TVs. Harman Kardon bluetooth speaker in kitchen/dining area on main level.
Full Kitchen
Ice Maker
Water Purifier
Coffee Maker
Cooking Utensils
Gourmet kitchen has everything you need!
Smoke Detector
Carbon Monoxide Detector
First Aid Kit
Fire Extinguisher
Smoke and carbon monoxide detectors in compliance with California regulations. First aid kit and fire extinguisher in pantry on main level. Please also note we have exterior cameras to monitor driveway and front door when cabin is not occupied. System is disabled when cabin is occupied.


Cross country skiing
Mountain biking
Whitewater rafting
Horseback riding
Nature Viewing
Bird Watching

Reviews (61)

Excellent based on 61 Reviews

Getting around

A car is required in this area

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We were both born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area, and we still live here, close to family. We love spending time in the outdoors, often exploring the many hiking trails in the East Bay with our two younger daughters.

We fell in love with this cabin at first sight, and love sharing it with others. It's perfectly situated to get away from the hectic Bay Area, and avoid the traffic and crowds in Tahoe.
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Registration ID: TOT Reg Cert 1100
Speaks: English
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Welcome to Gold Creek Cabin - all about us
This guide contains all you need to know to prepare for your getaway. Follow us on Facebook (facebook.com/goldcreekcabin)
Out and About in this Part of Gold Country
Just a few of our favorite places to go and things to do. Let us know your favorites and we'll add
Favorite Ambles, Walks and Hikes in the Motherlode
This is a collection of our favorite places to stretch our legs in the Gold Country. Got one to add to
Around Town: Great Grub in Amador County
A collection of our favorite places to eat in the area, from fine dining to grab-n-go. Let us know your
Lively Libations in Amador County and beyond
A collection of our favorite places to sip and savor the Gold Country. Let us know your favorites and
What to know about the #BookDirect movement
Ever have a less-than-stellar experience with Airbnb, HomeAway/Vrbo or any other of the big lodging platforms?

Policies and Rules

Check In 4PM - Flexible
Check Out11AM

A few days before your arrival, we will send a message with everything you need to know about check-in, including the code to the front door keypad

Minimum age limit for renters: 25
House Rules
Complete house rules are incorporated into the rental agreement which must be signed to secure your reservation
Quiet hours 10pm - 7am per county ordinance
No smoking
No parties or events
Payment Policy
Payment due in full at time of booking
Refundable Damage Deposit
Refundable security deposit of $500 or nonrefundable damage waiver of $49 required
Cancellation Policy
Cancellations ≥30 days prior to arrival date will receive a full refund. Cancellations <30 days prior to arrival date are nonrefundable unless property can be re-rented. Further details can be found in the rental agreement.
Separate rental agreement will need to be signed to secure your reservation
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Gold Creek Cabin is a Cabin located in Volcano, California, United States. This Cabin is available for short term lodging and accommodates 12 guests
Gold Creek Cabin has 4 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms and was listed on Houfy on Jan 2020

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