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Last updated: 03/05/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Conveniently located in mid Tahoe-Donner within 15 minutes of 4 major resorts (Squaw, Alpine, Northstar, Sugarbowl) and 3/4 mi. to the Tahoe-Donner Alpine Ski Area and the Cross-Country Center. Tahoe Donner Recreation Pass included, Donner Lake Private Beach is 1/2 mile away.


It is a 3 bedroom (Master with Ca King and raised pine ceiling, 2nd bedroom with Queen, 3rd bedroom with trundle plus a queen sleeping couch), 2 bathrooms (master & central). The living room is open and has a raised pine ceiling, with a large and efficient wood stove (wood provided). Open to a large dining area and well-equipped gourmet kitchen, overlooking a private forest of firs. The double garage is off of a level driveway, adjacent to a front covered entry way and a deck.

Two couches and a 3/4 lounge chair with ottoman accompanies a full entertainment center (large TV on cable, DVD, VHS, wireless, music and video libraries), Two additional TVs (Trundle bedroom & Master). The back back deck has a new gas and electric grill with deck chairs, and beyond a private backyard has a picnic table and chairs. A Pass to Tahoe-Donner Recreation areas (Rec centers, and Private Donner Lake Beach) is provided.

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Property Type

  • Cabin

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome:

    Convenient off of Upper Northwoods, Large Private Wooded Backyard is very safe for child play....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    No smoking in the house and on decks...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    One well-behaved dog (not left in home alone, but garage and fenced back deck is ok)...moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    Single story; 2-step access to front entry; level driveway. Very negotiable for wheelchair access....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1


  • Bedroom 2


  • Bedroom 3


  • Convertible bed(s)


  • King size beds (1) CA King Master Bedroom, Queen size Beds (1) Queen Bed 2nd Bedroom, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Quessn Sleeper i Living Room, Bunk Beds (1) Trundle Bed 3rd Bedroom...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Built in 1998, Raised wood paneled ceilings, Gourmet kitchen, Art, Two decks, Double car garage, Private 130' tall fir forest, wood & plowing provided, Decorated with Western Antiques...moreless


  • Books:

    Books, Magazines, Information about Tahoe & Tahoe-Donner....moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    Toshiba DVD with Entertainment Center in living room....moreless

  • Music Library:

    CDs, Stereo System...moreless

  • Pool Table:

    Small table in closet of 3rd bedroom....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    3 TVs: Large HDTV in Living Room, TVS in Master Bedroom & 3rd Bedroom...moreless

  • Stereo:

    Panasonic Stereo and CD Player in living room....moreless

  • Television:

    46' Sony HDTV in living room 32' Samsung HDTV in Master Bedroom Small TV in 3rd Bedroom...moreless


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Located in 130' Red & White Fir Forest; Private Forest view ...moreless

  • Resort:

    Tahoe-Donner 6500 acres with recreation centers, private beach on Donner Lake, downhill ski area, one of the finest cross-country ski areas and center in the US, restaurants, 18-hole gold course...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Parasailing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting


  • Dining:

    Table with 6 chairs; more chairs available....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Broadband Access:

    High-Speed Wireless Internet with WEP Code on Modem Box...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Maytag Dryer....moreless

  • Free Long Distance:

    Free calls...moreless

  • Garage:

    Double with garage opener...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Thermostat Controlled Efficient Central Heating with floor vents....moreless

  • Internet:

    High-Speed Wireless Internet...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Towels, Sheets, Pillow Cases, Blankets, Comforters All Provided....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Large Open Floor Plan and Raised Pine Ceiling wtih Large Windows, Bay Seat. Open to Dining and through a portal to the Kitchen. ...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:


  • Telephone:

    (2) Remote and table phones Free Callsl anywhere ...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Towels & Wash Clothes Provided...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Kenmore WAshing Machine....moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Has own wireless service protected by WEP...moreless

  • Wood Stove:

    Country Wood Stove that heats swhole house. Firewood supplied....moreless



  • Boat:

    All types of boats for rent at the Tahoe-Donner Private Beach on Donner Lake (Use by Guest Pass)....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    2 decks: Front deck and rear deck with fencing (protects small child or dog). deck chairs with pads on back deck. Chairs and Picnic table under the trees in the backyard....moreless

  • Golf:

    Tahoe-Donner Champion 18-hole Golf Course. The Lodge Restarurant & Golf Center....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    For Rent at the Tahoe-Donner Private Beach on Donner Lake (Use by Guest Pass)....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Top-of-the-Line Charbroil gas and electric barbecue grill on back deck...moreless

  • Ski & Snowboard:

    Some skis & plastic sleds in garage....moreless

  • Tennis:

    Tahoe-Donner Tennis Center (Use by Guest Pass)...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Tahoe-Donner Recreation Centers...moreless

  • Heated Pool


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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Christmas Week
Dec 18 - Dec 25, 2015
7 night min stay

New Years Week
Dec 26 - Jan 5, 2016
7 night min stay

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$1,200 $2,500
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Taxes Not included


Payment by Credit Card with VRBO or Personal checks accepted.

A signed one-page rental agreement and 1/2 of the rental fee will reserve. The balance is due 30 days prior to your arrival.

The damage deposit is returnable and will be returned upon a successful inspection by my housekeeper at the end of the rental period.

Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.

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Last updated: 03/05/2015
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35 Miles
Nearest Airport
Reno International, Truckee (small plane)
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
The Lodge (Tahoe-Donner Golf Course)
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
3.5 Miles
Nearest Train
Southern Pacific (Amtrac) Downtown Truckee
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Route 80
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
The Lodge (Tahoe-Donner Golf Course)
0.75 Miles
Nearest Ski
3 Miles
Nearest Beach
Donner Lake (Private Tahoe-Donner Beach)

Car: Necessary

Pass to All Tahoe-Donner Recreation: Heated Pools, Saunas, Steam Rooms, Exercise Equipment, Tennis, Beach on Donner Lake; Golf, Cross-Country, Ski Area, Horseback Riding, Restaurants & Bars


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1999

About the owner: Your Hosts, Deb & Pete

Why the Owner Chose Tahoe Donner:
Wonderful mountain cabin in new condition, in one of the best stands of red and white fir trees in Tahoe-Donner. Great open high ceilings of pine. Large kitchen. Centrally located.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
the area affords wonderful skiing, hiking, boating and fishing which are outstanding, along with the wonderful recreation facilities: horseback riding, 18-hole championship golf course, Lake Sports.

Contact us

Speaks: english, french

Links to more information:



  • Cozy Cat in Cabin

    Cozy Cat in Cabin

  • Front Deck

    Front Deck

  • Mud Room

    Mud Room

  • Livingroom (Partial)
Satellite HDTV, Wireless Internet, Music Collection

    Livingroom (Partial) Satellite HDTV, Wireless Internet, Music Collection

  • Living Room (Partial)

    Living Room (Partial)

  • View of Gourmet Kitchen < Dining & Deck From Living Room

    View of Gourmet Kitchen < Dining & Deck From Living Room

  • Antiques


  • Master Bedroom (with Master Bath)

    Master Bedroom (with Master Bath)

  • Bedroom 3 (Trundle)

    Bedroom 3 (Trundle)

  • Backyard


  • Sunset In clouds From the Deck

    Sunset In clouds From the Deck

  • View to Front Mud Room

    View to Front Mud Room

  • Livingroom (Partial)

    Livingroom (Partial)

  • Open Floor Plan

    Open Floor Plan

  • Living Room (Partial)

    Living Room (Partial)

  • Dining Area

    Dining Area

  • Master Bedroom (with CA King & Master Bath)

    Master Bedroom (with CA King & Master Bath)

  • Bedroom 2 (Queen)

    Bedroom 2 (Queen)

  • Back Deck to Backyard
Steamer Chairs Gas/Elec Barbecue

    Back Deck to Backyard Steamer Chairs Gas/Elec Barbecue

  • Private Back Yard & Picnic Table

    Private Back Yard & Picnic Table

  • Mountain Biking (on the trail near cabin)

    Mountain Biking (on the trail near cabin)

VRBO #204203

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