Located on the Majestic Smith River

Cabin on the Majestic Smith River
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“ Excellent ”
23 Reviews
6601 S Bank Rd, Crescent City, CA 95531



Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Sleeps 6
Per night $90 - $125
Per week $550 - $625
Type: Cabin
Description of the Crescent City vacation cabin rental
Charming riverfront cabin located on the majestic Smith River. World known for Steelehead and Salmon fishing. Furnished, two bedroom, one bath with large living room. Laminate flooring throughout and open beam cedar ceiling. Large windows to view the river as you relax. Sleeps at least 6 with room for more if necessary.

Kitchen is fully equipped with everything you should need including coffee maker, blender, microwave, full-sized refrigerator, dishwasher, range/oven, toaster, pots and pans, etc.

Lot is partially fenced and is over an acre of lawn to run around on, put up volleyball nets on, play croquet, etc.

Unfortunately pellet stove is currently out of order.

River is not accessible from the property as the current is too swift. Access is available about a mile up the road.

If you are coming to fish, please check with California Dept of Fish and Game for current regulations and please call the DFG flow information hotline to confirm if river is open for fishing as it depends on waterflow and can change daily.

Debbie Olson

Area Information
If you are looking for a getaway in Northern California, then Crescent City is the place to come.

Crescent City offers all of the natural beauty that has made the region famous, with its state parks, beautiful coastlines, and majestic redwood forests. There are plenty of activities for the active vacationer, including hiking, climbing, biking, river rafting, kayaking, and fishing. The beaches are also great for surfing and swimming, or even just sunbathing and relaxing. Crescent City also has wonderful museums and galleries that help make it one of the top vacation destinations in northern California.


Property Rates

Begins Ends Week
Weekly Monthly Min
Jun 01 2016 Sep 30 2016 $100 $125 $625 $1,850 2 Nights
Oct 01 2016 May 31 2017 $90 $100 $550 $1,750 2 Nights
Check In: 3 p.m. Check Out: 11 a.m.
Lodging tax: 8%
Deposits: $100 refundable security deposit/reservation fee $100 pet deposit per dog. No cats allowed. Refundable as long as no damage, no hair on furnishings or bedding, and no excess hair in house.
Payment Options: Cashier's Check, Money Order, PayPal, Personal Check
Other Fees: $50 cleaning fee $25 cleaning fee for pets $100 cleaning fee for stays of 30 days or longer.


Reviews for this vacation cabin rental in Crescent City, California

Chris Denton

Chris Denton

Bend, OR USA

Good service. Nice space.

August 30, 2014

Good place to escape. Relaxing. Could use a pressure wash on the outside.

marco mosqueira

marco mosqueira

hesperia C.A usa


January 15, 2014

Excelente para desconectarse de todo realmente hermoso los paisajes y el aire fresco realmente bueno

Jessica Blackwell

Jessica Blackwell

Sonoma County, CA USA

Beautiful location

November 21, 2013

I booked this house for a fishing trip as a surprise for my husbands birthday . It was the perfect location except for the fact that the river was closed north or the hatchery and that's where the house was located, north of the hatchery. The home owner knew that it was a surprise fishing trip and neglected to inform us that the river was closed. My husband and I had to drive miles south to be able to fish the river defeating the purpose of renting that house. Morally this information should have been divulged. Being from out of the area we didn't find out till we were there. Luckily we didn't get in trouble for fishing at the house location but it could've been a severely HUGE fine. If you just want to look at the river and maybe play in it this would be the perfect house. The house it self was very nice. I would recommend this house to friends and family but don't trust that you will get pertinent information from the home owner. so do your research on the smith river before booking.

Owner's reply:

The Smith River is unpredictable, and could be open or closed depending on the rainfall. I do not fish, and unfortunately do not keep daily tabs on the river levels, and am unaware when it is closed or open as this could change daily depending on the weather. All people interested in fishing should check on these things before they come to the area, specifically for that reason. I have discovered that although the Smith River is closed, the Chetco River might be open. The permit fee approx. $16

Gerard Chadergian

Gerard Chadergian

San Diego California

Awesome vacation

November 14, 2013

Hi Debbie We had a fantastic time. The place was clean and everything was functional. We will definitely rent from you again. The views were great even though low flow conditions prevented us from fishing the Smith. No worries as we just drove 15 minutes to the Chetco in Brookings and caught my largest salmon ever. I will send you a photo of my 38 pound monster king. Thank you for everything. Gerard, George and Corrado.

Carla Eagles

Carla Eagles

Medford, OR

Family Vacation

August 15, 2013

We had a wonderful time, the house was clean and spacious, with a great yard, It could use a little work such as repair of the wood stove. My biggest complaint was that I ran out of Toilet Paper, I was the last to leave the house and went to use the bathroom as I left and found there was not TP to be found., My daughter and her family came by to check the place out before they headed home and want to rent the place next year when they come back for the Crescent City triathlon.

Wren Turley

Wren Turley

williams or

fun fishing spot

August 14, 2013

we loved this rental it had easy fishing and swimming ,the owners mom lives next door and was very helpfull when we could not get back on dock from water ,thankyou grechen for the ladder:)i will be going back to this one for sure:)

Kameron Dill

Kameron Dill

Portland Oregon


August 1, 2013

Had a great time relaxing and enjoying the views. Too dusty for a person with allergies (me), spent a lot of time blowing my nose and sneezing. Otherwise, a wonderful cabin to take in the views, fish, and take trips to the redwoods or ocean!

Owner's reply:

Hi Kameron,

I'm sorry the place was dusty. We will definitely get that taken care of. I think some of your allergies might have been from all the smoke we have had over hear from all of the fires in Oregon. I'm glad that you had a nice time relaxing and taking in the views. Its a peaceful place, and the river and wildlife are always beautiful to watch.

Kathy O'Neill

Kathy O'Neill

Lodi, CA

Beautiful home and great views

July 17, 2013

We spent a week with our daughters and their spouses (6 adults total) and had prenty of room in-side and out to relax and play all kinds of games. Even though the house sits on the river it's 15-20 feet above the water line, so there is no river access; that was a disappointment. We scouted around and spoke to locals and they directed us to fishing and swimming. Outside needs alittle TLC, but if we vacation in the area again would love to return to this property.

Cami Carr

Cami Carr


Summer fun

July 17, 2013

Loved the relaxed setting, got some great family time. I loved the big windows and yard. Owners were nice. We are coming back

shirley robinson

shirley robinson

Eagle Point, Oregon

Just what we needed.

April 26, 2013

We recently moved from the country to town to be near a project we are starting. hmmm make that preparing to get ready to start. Anyway, life in town is busier, less private and definitely noisier. We were craving a get away that really would get us away. Rest and Refresh is what we sought and The cabin on the "Majestic Smith River" helped us achieve that. We appreciated Debbie meeting us in town late at night (we were delayed by a truck accident blocking the road in the Smith River Canyon.) She was friendly and helpful. It's a short drive from Crescent City to the cabin. It has a Lovely spacious green lawn out front and a pleasing view of the river out back. You can't access the river from this place, but the sound of the riffle below was just right. The neighborhood was peaceful, quiet,well sort of. there were lawnmowers going here and there, but it wasn't close enough to be annoying, Just a happy sound on such a sunny Saturday. We found it was very convenient to drive to the Redwoods, the beach, brookings, crescent city, Kingdom Hall, and of course the beautiful river. It was clean enough, well stocked with towels and linen, Kitchen stuff and washer and dryer. It was easy to stay there. We had no Internet access, ATT cel phone wouldn't work (US Cellular does) and just a couple of channels on the TV. So we were able to unplug and be un-bugged. Lovely! The downside was not having the pellet stove working. There were a couple of space heaters, but it was still a bit chilly for lazy laying around. The weather was sunny tho, and the passive solar heat was great. We would return. As a matter of fact, can hardly wait to return! Really, we found what we needed while staying at the cabin. Rested and refreshed we made our way home and the memory of those couple of days will help keep us moving forward cheerfully. Thank You Very Much

DeAnn Sellers

DeAnn Sellers

Oregon - Hillsboro

Made for us

August 11, 2012

We are a family of 3 and had a memorable family getaway that was made for us. Our son was thoroughly entertained by practicing his batting in the front yard and apple trees. We enjoyed grilling salmon and shrimp on the barbie. The cool, misty mornings were refreshing and filled with owl and local birds.

Cynthia Giaquinto

Cynthia Giaquinto


Never responded

July 8, 2012

The owner never responded to my email message. We found another place.

Meir Goldstein

Meir Goldstein

Long Island, NY

Great stay!

June 21, 2012

My wife and I traveled out to this cabin with 2 friends in two. It was peaceful and quiet--yoga time right on Smith River, what could be better! You can sit in the living room or out on the back porch and watch eagles or hawks fly over redwoods just across the way. Amazing! The cabin experience was new for us--a big step up comfort wise. If you are used to resorts, this may not meet your criteria, but for a great place to share meals and call home close to the redwoods and all the splendor, it can't be beat. We hope to return.

Sarah Stiewig

Sarah Stiewig


Nice place

May 17, 2012

Lovely yard, nice quiet place to stay. We had a very enjoyable weekend. House could use some TLC.

Nancy Scott

Nancy Scott

Klamath Falls, OR

Wonderful peaceful place along the Smith River

October 12, 2011

quiet setting, private and room for our dog to explore. Firepit on back patio was nice too.

Brian Sellers

Brian Sellers

hillsboro, OR

Beautiful and Relaxing!

August 12, 2011

we just loved this place! nestled in a beautiful setting with gorgeous views, huge yard and a feeling of being 'out in the woods' which is what we wanted. the house is small, but cozy and all the amenities worked fine for us. we would definitely stay here again.

Tawna Deckert

Tawna Deckert

ocean park wa

loved it

January 23, 2011

me and my family stayed for 5 nights we had a blast the cabin was cute, clean and comfortable. there were a few issues there were sugar ants and a leak by the tube but nothing to horrable while we were there the extreminator came out and sprayed so they were working on it. other then that we are planning on going back this year and i have recommended the cabin to friends we loved it.

Robin Crawford

Robin Crawford

Pacifica, California

Smith River Cabin

August 9, 2010

The cabin was clean and tidy. The view of the river was terrific, plenty of birds to watch as we ate dinner overlooking the river. We had a lovely stay.

Sandra Keith

Sandra Keith

Fort Worth Tx.USA

Spring Break

March 26, 2010

We had a great time.The house was real nice,it was close to the beach.And it was around so much to do.

Judith Sansom

Judith Sansom

Portland, OR USA

Home on Smith River, CA

July 15, 2009

The location was wonderful!...home was comfortable, private and wonderful view. However, it did need a good cleaning, eg: bathroom, fridge, oven and bugs out of all corners. The ant problem was not an issue until the 3rd day and then they started to appear.. All in all it was a good vacation. Judith Sansom

Regen Rose

Regen Rose

Antelope, CA

Summer Vacation

June 24, 2009

We loved our stay at this lovely cabin. The river was literaly out the back door along with a peaceful mountain view. The Crescent city area-ocean and big trees was beautiful, fun, and interesting to explore. I highly recomend the "boyscout trail" in the big trees just outside of Crescent city.

Lynn Chaffee

Lynn Chaffee

Caldwell, ID

Great Spot on the River

March 30, 2009

Loved the view of the Smith River, quite beautiful. Cabin was comfortable once we learned how to use the pellet stove. I was a little disappointed that it wasn't warm when we got there. After 11+ hours in the car I really just wanted to relax and not have to figure something out, but it worked out okay. Jed. Smith state park is close, nice to do some exploring there. Crescent city is close also, the beach was nice and we managed to get some nice photos. Eureka is a bit of a drive, 80 miles turns into almost 2 hour drive when you account for the curves and slow traffic, but there's a brewery there (Lost Coast) that is worth the drive. Bed in the cabin is a little on the hard side and there are some ants to deal with but overall it's a nice relaxing place with fabulous views.

Kristin Long

Kristin Long


Great Getaway!

September 20, 2005

We had a wonderful time - the owner was readily available to answer questions both via phone and email. Accessable to amazing trails. Thanks!!

Owner Supplied Testimonials

Came up for the fishing. Caught 4 on the Eel. Also to have a Birthday. We did all the sights and had a blast. Our kids love it. The fishing was fun. We will be back. It was so nice to have some of our dogs here. It was a first for us all to have a pellet stove (we all have wood stoves), but once we figured it ourt it worked fine. The wine was a nice welcome. Everthing was so homey. The ants were the only problem and that was no big deal. 15 lb steelhead on the Eel was released to be caught next time. Thanks for the nice house on the Smith. Hope to see you next year same time.

Thank you from San Juan and Nevada City, CA

Happy Groundhog Day. he saw his shadow! Those pesky moles are at it too, aren't they? These days have been a great respite. We (the dog and I) had a great time in Paradise. Thanks for a swell stay.

Diane - Astoria, OR

We had a wonderful stay - no luck fishing, but a great vacation. Loved the comfort of your cabin. Thanks so much for sharing.

Amy and Dave - Rohnert Park, CA

Great Place! Totally in love with it. Definately coming back.

Jim and Shawna - Redding, CA

Thanks so much for your little place on the river. No phones, no computer, so quiet. Did some hiking in Jedediah State park. Would have liked to see some more Redwoods, but alas, out of time. We'll probably be back to do some fishing...

Thanks from Karen and Scott - Vancouver, WA

Awesome place, great times!

Heather - Murieta, CA

We had a great time and hope to return again soon. Many Thanks.

Janet - Crescent City, CA

Thanks again. We love staying here. Everything was great!

Michelle - Chino Hills, CA

The place was great! Thanks! We'll call you about staying next week too. Janie and Family.


Thank you so much for letting us stay here for the weekend. What a great place! We loved it! I hope we can make it up here more often.

Napa, CA

Thank you for your hospitality and providing such a great place for us to build family memories. We had a great time.

Crescent City, CA

We had a great time! We loved watching the movies and using the BBQ and eating on the patio. Thanks for being so accomodating with the exra fun yard activities.

Boise, Idaho

Great house! If we're ever passing by this part of the state again, it's nice to know that we'd have such a wonderful spot to spend the night. Thanks for everything!


We all had a wonderful time. Lots of fun outdoor activities to do. We went to beaches, walked trails, and tried some fishing. In the evening, playing horseshoes was a blast. Thanks for having us. We look forward to coming again.

Jensen Family
Redding, CA

Thank you for a wonderful place to stay. We really enjoyed being in the cabin, visiting the redwoods, and just sitting outside. Feels like a world away from NYC.

New York, NY

Thank you very much. You were very helpful. The cabin was great!

Lake Forest, CA

The weekend was just perfect and for us, good to get out of the Southern heat. Thanks for everything. The cabin is darling and in a very special spot.

Mason Family
Willits, CA

Thanks a lot for everything. We had a wonderful time. Your house is lovely!

El Cerrito, CA

The cabin was great. You have it well-stocked with everything, and it is in a great location. Thanks for the wine. It was perfect with our freshly caught Red Snapper. We will be back.

Jutila Family
Lake Forest, CA

Thanks so much for letting us stay. It was a peaceful time. See you again

South Lake Tahoe, CA

Thanks for the stay. We all had a great, cozy time.

The Griffins,
Medford, OR

Thanks so much for letting us Bunko Gals use your cabin. It's very awesome.

Janet and Friends
Crescent City, CA

Thank you for the wine. We had a great time. Lots of relaxing, reading and fishing. We hope to come back again, perhaps in the summer.

Sacramento, CA

We had a great time. Love the house and the view. We will be back for sure. Best fishing trip ever! Caught 11 fish.

Ellis Family
Redding, CA

Thank you for the use of your beautiful cabin. We loved it and where it is sitting.

Trail, OR

No problems at all, it was absolutely perfect and we got in just fine. It was a great rest after an 8 hour drive and in preparation for our weekend in the woods. We barbecued a fine dinner and curled up with your bottle of wine - thanks! - with a dvd - thanks for that too!

San Francisco, CA

We had a great time this past weekend. Thank you so much. The house accomodated us just perfectly. It was safe for my 4 year old, good for the dog and flat for Grandma.

Ashland, OR

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