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Great Reviews: Openings Sept-Nov, Christmas Week

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Last updated: 12/23/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Tahoe Donner cabin 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. Donner Lake and 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) home. The living room is open and has a raised pine ceiling, with a large and efficient wood stove (wood provided). A large dining area and well-equipped gourmet kitchen open to the living space and to a back deck 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). Weather permitting there is a picnic table, yard and deck chairs. Pass to Tahoe-Donner Recreation areas 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

                  Payment Type

                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa

                  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 19 - Dec 26, 2014
                  7 night min stay

                  New Years Week
                  Dec 27 - Jan 2, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  Mid-Week Tue-Thr
                  Jan 6 - Nov 5, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  $300 $300
                  Fri, Sat
                  $1,200 $2,800
                  * 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: 12/23/2014
                  Check availability
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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.

                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english, french

                  Links to more information:



                  • Mountain Getaway

                    Mountain Getaway

                  • A Place Of Comfort (Front Window Seat)

                    A Place Of Comfort (Front Window Seat)

                  • Living Room (Partial)

                    Living Room (Partial)

                  • Backyard


                  • Bedroom 2 (Queen)

                    Bedroom 2 (Queen)

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

                    View of Gourmet Kitchen < Dining & Deck From Living Room

                  • Living Room (Partial)

                    Living Room (Partial)

                  • Mountain Biking (on the trail near cabin)

                    Mountain Biking (on the trail near cabin)

                  • Cozy Cat in Cabin

                    Cozy Cat in Cabin

                  • 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 3 (Trundle)

                    Bedroom 3 (Trundle)

                  • View From Kitchen of Entry

                    View From Kitchen of Entry

                  • Living Room (Partial)

                    Living Room (Partial)

                  • Master Bedroom (with Master Bath)

                    Master Bedroom (with Master Bath)

                  VRBO #204203

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                  This listing was first published here in 2008.

                  Date last modified - Tuesday, December 23, 2014

                  $200 - $300 per night (USD)

                  3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

                  View calendar: Updated 12/23/14
                  Minimum stay: 2-7 nights
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                  Member since: 2007
                  Speaks: english, french
                  • Calendar last updated: 12/23/2014
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