The Jolly Tar Mine House is more than a vacation rental - its an experience. This is a fun place to be for families & groups, 6-bedrooms plus 2 side rooms, 4 bathrooms (two have jetted tubs for two), 3 living rooms, huge dining room - 19 total rooms - 3 stories, 3700 sq ft inside, around 1800 sq ft outside with the wrap around decks & seating, saloon, dance floor and stage area, situated on 2 acres. Parking enough for huge amount of cars. Ideal for fishing groups, large family reunions and more. We have all the cooking & serving supplies - can easily handle 75, maybe more.
This charming huge house was first built by the Jolly Tar Mine's owner era 1880 during the Goldrush and Wild West times. It was added onto in the 1950's and then again in the 1980s. It was updated in 2009-2010. The house is packet full of interesting Antiques, Art, and unusual things -many are oldies from this area of the Motherlode.
If you are looking for a prefect mint condition vacation rental than this is not the place for you. The Jolly Tar Mine House is a very old house with imperfections. Its a great place to relax, have fun, celebrate a wedding, anniversary, birthday party, church retreat, large family vacation and more. People get happy just being in the house, its a very special place. By the way, for wedding parties we have a lot of great supplies we will let you use rent free.
This is the place most kids want to have their birthday party. Its a place that groups of fisherman want to stay so they don’t have to unhook their boats, its a place that a family can have a reunion year after year, its a place where bikers, cyclists, splunkers, 4 wheelers, and other groups can be together and have fun.
Vacation rentals like this are an inexpensive way to have a vacation since you can cook your own food, split the cost amongst several people and have all the comforts of a large family home at your disposal.
You are welcome to come tour the house prior to renting. Our housekeeping staff does a complete job sanitizing everything - so you know we pride ourselves on keeping the Jolly house germ and bedbug free.
We have a baby changing pad, portable crib, highchair, and bibs for your convenience.
There are many, many cool things to do near by:
Gold Mine and other Cave Adventures
Gold Cliff Mine - Angels Camp
Moaning Cavern - 15 minutes away
Natural Bridges - free national park - 17 minutes away
Kennedy Mine - Jackson 35 minutes away
Sutter Gold Mine - in Sutter Creek near Jackson
Black Chasm Cavern - in Amador County - about 50 minutes away
Tuolumne County Veterans Museum Sonora - 25 minutes away
Yosemite National Park - 2 hours
Black Oak Casino - Tuolumne City - 50 minutes - free shows and good dining
Chicken Ranch Bingo and Casino - Jamestown about 30 minutes away
Greenhorn Creek Golf Course - Angels Camp
Saddle Creek Golf Course - Copperopolis
La Contenta Golf Course - Valley Springs
Forest Meadows Golf Course - Murphys
Lake Melones - boat rental and water recreation 5 miles from town
Lake Tullock - 30 minutes away
Camanche Reservoir - 55 minutes away
Lake Pardee - 36 minutes away
New Hogan Lake - 35 minutes away
White Pines Park and Lake - 40 minutes away
Calaveras Big Trees State Park - about 45 minutes away
Columbia Gold Rush Historical Park - 27 minutes away
Railtown Museum & Park - 30 minutes away
Grover Hot Springs State Park - about 1 ½ hours away
Utica Park - Angels Camp
Murphys Community Park - about 15 minutes away
Bear Valley - about 1 hour a way
Dodge Ridge - 1 hour and 15 minutes away
Fallon House Columbia & in Sonora Sierra Repertory Theater
Bret Hart Theater
Columbia State Park - also has stage coach rides
Moaning Cavern Horseback Riding Adventures
San Francisco, Tahoe and Sacramento are around 2 1/2 to 3 hours away.
Cleaning fee $250 per stay
Tax rate 10% of rent tax rate
Up to 26 guests is $450 a night. There is also a cleaning/sanitizing fee of $250. This cost does cover the bed linens and towels. It takes over 15 man-hours to sanitize the house to get it ready for our next guests, but its worth it; when you rent from us you know you will enjoy a sanitized house.
For weddings over 26 persons visiting - add an additional $50 for the day of the wedding. Since weddings require a lot of prep-work, we usually require a two night booking minimum. To use the 80 chairs and 6 tables, and extra fee of $100 applies.
Security deposit $500.
Just email us for a quote and we will see what we can do within your budget....Read more
Jolly Tar Mine House Groups & Families Huge 19rms Angels Camp, California
Additional Location Information
Easy location - at the edge of town on 2 acres. Near HWY 4 and HWY 49 intersection. Lots of local attractions. Activities for both young and old. World class golf at Greenhorn Creek - Champion Bass fishing at New Melones Lake, gold mining, cave adventures, zip lines, museums, wine tasting (we are the new Napa) boating, motorcycle rides, and more. We will send you a list! Angels Camp is a historic mining town population around 3700.
More About This Location
Lake nearby, Mountain nearby, Rural retreats
Car is not necessary
Last updated on March 26, 2015
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