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Last updated: 01/14/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Black Bart cabin description

This updated Romantic Urban Cabin is centrally located,yet off the beaten track. The fully equipped kitchen has granite counters, electric appliances, maple cabinets and recessed lighting. The fireplace is a porcelain gas stove, no muss with fire-building, just flip the switch for instant warmth and atmosphere.. Comfy, knotty-pine living room with dimable lighting throughout creates a warm ambiance. The wrap-around porch with it's Adirondack chairs gives a very Ralph Lauren feeling. Adjacent to acres of open space; it is great for hikes, long walks and romping with kids and dogs.

An entry through convenient mudroom with washer and dryer is place to stash ski equipment, boots and wet gear.

Pets are considered and smoking is allowed outside on the covered porch only.


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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 1100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Absolutely no smoking inside. OK on porch-clean up your butts....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    We do consider and accept most pets for a fee of $25 per pet. After 4 pets have stayed at the cabin, we have the carpets professionally cleaned. We have had no complaints from those who prefer a 'no pet' cabin....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single


  • All the beds are very comfy and clean- with lots of extra bedding, pillows, and comforters....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Completely remodeled bathroom with heated floor....moreless

  • The bathroom remodel is finished; you will love it! Very glitzy, heated floor, new tiled shower, vanity & lighting. The whole room has been reconfigured....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Television in living room and a smart tv in master bedroom. Music selection is eclectic, you may want to bring some of your own CD's. * Gas BBQ Grill: 2 propane tanks, so you won't run out of gas while barbecuing * Deck/Patio: covered wrap around porch- useable year round * Minimum Age Limit for Renters: 25 * Free Long Distance & Wfi....moreless


  • Books:

    We love books, so we have quite a few at the cabin and we change them from time to time....moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    There is a variety of board games, cards, etc....moreless

  • Music Library:

    music selection is limited-may want to bring some of your own CD's....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Television in living room and master bedroom....moreless

  • Stereo:

    It is a 5 cd player- small but plenty for the cabin....moreless

  • Television:

    Great Sony flatscreen in living room, new smart tv in the master bedroom...moreless


  • Away From It All
  • Family


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Lake
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Parasailing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Ski Lift Privileges
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    Dining room seats 8 comfortably, there is eating space in the kitchen & 3 barstools at counter...moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    There is no a/c, but one isn't needed, plenty of windows, doors, fresh air...moreless

  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Porcelain stove- heats the house with gas, works like a furnace and looks like a fireplace....moreless

  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage:

    There is no garage...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    Porcelain stove on thermostat that is same as a furnace....moreless

  • Gas Heating
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Additional wall heater in hallway Bathroom with heated floor and ceiling heat...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    Linens & towels provided by cleaning service. There are additional owner's linens & towels that may be used, but then laundered by tenant & put back prior to checking out....moreless

  • Living Area
  • Living Room:

    Very spacious and inviting, plenty of comfortable seating, faces the street...moreless

  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street:

    There is enough off street parking to accommodate 5 or 6 cars during most of year. However, in winter, driveway is plowed to accommodate 2 cars....moreless

  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove:

    not wood burning...moreless


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker:

    usually there are plenty of coffee filters...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    All new pots and pans summer of 2013....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Enough dinnerware, utensils, etc. for a large group of 10-12....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen:

    The kitchen is very modern- granite countertops, maple cabinets, sink with garbage disposal, electric stove, recessed lighting and eating space in kitchen....moreless

  • Microwave:

    There is a great little GE microwave above the stove....moreless

  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Well stocked with spices, small appliances, non-perishable food, cleaning supplies...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Basic, clean, no ice maker, but plenty of ice cube trays- fill them up on your arrival, you will have all the ice you need....moreless

  • Stove:

    Basic electric stove with oven & broiler....moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster:

    for bread or bagels...moreless


  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio:

    covered wrap around porch- useable year round...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck


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from 44 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter Ski Season
Dec 16 - Mar 31, 2015
3 night min stay
$150 $175
Fri, Sat
$850 $3,000
Apr 1 - Jun 15, 2015
2 night min stay
$125 $150
Fri, Sat
$750 $2,500
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • cleaning service $120
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Pet Fee $25
  • Tax Rate 10%


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Last updated: 01/14/2015
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45 Miles
Nearest Airport
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
walking distance
0.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Edgewood or Bijou- beginner course just a mile
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
HIghway 50 & 89
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Scuza's Italian Restaurant
2 Miles
Nearest Ski
Heavenly Valley Resort
2 Miles
Nearest Beach
Regan, Pope

Car: Necessary

The Urban Cabin is located between Highway 50 (Lake Tahoe Boulevard) and Pioneer Trail, just off Black Bart in a quiet neighborhood that backs to forested open space and Heavenly Valley Creek; also connects to Trout Creek and beautiful meadow that goes to the south shore of the Lake. Easy access to all of south shore using the locals route as well as Lake Tahoe Blvd.

Other Activities: Kayaking, Cross Country Skiing, Snowmobiling, Miniature Golf, Parasailing, Shopping, Snowboarding, Hot Air ballooning


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2000

About the owner: We came from the mid-west as college students for a summer job. Kathy and I have been friends since we met as black jack dealers at Sahara Tahoe in the early 1970's; it was a summer vacation that lasted for more than a decade! Eventually our lives went in various directions but our hearts and souls have been embedded in Lake Tahoe since that first summer. Kathy is now a casino manager in Reno and I have a career in real estate in the Bay Area - town of Los Gatos.

Why the Owner Chose Black Bart:
Tahoe in the 70's was deliciously decadent; the result of sharing that experience created life-long friendships for about 20 of us 'girls.' Though few of us remained at the Lake after 1980, we return almost every summer for our annual 'Reunion;' next year will be the 30th anniversary of those reunions. We rent a big, comfortable house either on the Lake or with a fabulous view of the Lake and spend 4-5 days reminiscing or trying to re-create those crazy times. And we have a blast! As our reunion group gets smaller, we spend most of our vacation reunions in our cabin.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
We love being off the beaten track, yet right in the center of S. Lake Tahoe. All the open space behind the cabin makes us feel like we are in the woods, it's great to hike along Trout Creek enjoying the huge meadows that are all around the cabin.

Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Updated kitchen w/new cabinets, appliances, countertops-fully stocked

    Updated kitchen w/new cabinets, appliances, countertops-fully stocked

  • Pass-through from living/dining to kitchen with eat-in area

    Pass-through from living/dining to kitchen with eat-in area

  • 2nd bedroom with 2 twins

    2nd bedroom with 2 twins

  • Late summer afternoon

    Late summer afternoon

  • Master bedroom, queen, tv & looks out to wooded meadow

    Master bedroom, queen, tv & looks out to wooded meadow

  • New twin beds with comfy down duvets

    New twin beds with comfy down duvets

  • Wrap around porch w/grill

    Wrap around porch w/grill

  • Back yard with Heavenly Valley Creek & open space

    Back yard with Heavenly Valley Creek & open space

  • First snowfall of the season

    First snowfall of the season

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Date last modified - Saturday, February 21, 2015

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