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Lodgepole Pine House an Ecologically Designed Vacation Home

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Last updated: 06/14/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

WELCOME TO THE LODGEPOLE PINE HOUSE, A BEAUTIFUL FOUR SEASON RETREAT FOR OUTDOOR ADVENTURERS, NATURE LOVERS, AND DESIGN ENTHUSIASTS.

This brand new ecologically-designed home in the Serene Lakes community backs up to a nature reserve open to cross country skiing, hiking and biking and is a five minute walk from beautiful Lake Serena and Lake Dulzura. The home incorporates natural building materials and incredible detailing in a rustic and modern style. The owner/ architect designed the house to embrace the outdoors with generous porches adjoining most rooms and with windows framing the surrounding pine forest. Bird watch and stargaze from the house.

WINTER RECREATION: Downhill skiing, snowboarding, cross country skiing, iceskating, snowshoeing, sledding. Cross country ski directly to Royal Gorge, the largest Nordic ski resort in the country. Less than a 10 minute drive to excellent downhill Sugar Bowl, Boreal Ridge, Soda Springs, Donner Ski Ranch. NorthStar, Squaw Valley, Alpine Meadows, Tahoe Donner are nearby.

SPRING: Still some snow pack for skiing and snowshoeing. Perfect weather for road biking before the heat of summer. Find quiet solitude in the low tourist season.

SUMMER: Road and Mountain Biking, swimming, hiking, kayaking and sailing, catch and release fishing at Serene Lakes. Great show of wildflowers. Wine festivals, Tahoe Music Festival, Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival, Outdoor film showings at Squaw Valley and Truckee. The Owner’s Association beach at Serene Lakes is great for kid’s and adults.

FALL: Wonderful fall color. Biking, hiking, boating. Find quiet solitude in the low tourist season. Nevada County Fair. Tahoe Sierra Centruy Bike Ride. Lake Tahoe Marathon. Truckee Renaissance Faire. Golf Classic at Truckee.

LOCAL HISTORY: Explore nearby Donner Lake (where the famous Donner Party was stranded for the winter of 1846) and Lake Tahoe areas. Visit historic truckee for shopping, good eats, and winter sport rentals.


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Property Type

  • 3 story
  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    we have board games and puzzles...moreless

  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only:

    You are free to smoke outside on the property....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Pet deposit required....moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15, Beds for 12-15

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • recreational equipment available for guests: bikes, kayaks, snowshoes. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Ski-Out

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage:

    for 1 car...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace
  • Linens Provided:

    bring your own beach towels...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    5 parking spaces in driveway...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    commercial gas stove. We love to cook and it shows!...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Sauna
 

Reviews

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My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
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$3,000

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Cleaning $200 + tax
  • Pet Fee $50
  • Tax Rate 10%

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Last updated: 06/14/2015
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Location

39 Miles
Nearest Airport
Reno/Tahoe International Airport
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Ice Lakes Lodge
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Tahoe Donner Golf Course
5 Miles
Nearest Train
Truckee
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-80
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Ice Lakes Lodge
0.1 Miles
Nearest Ski
Royal Gorge
0.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Lake Dulzura

Car: Recommended

Full library including fiction, local history and nature guidebooks.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

About the owner: I am a practicing architect in Berkeley California with over thirty years of experience in the design and construction fields. I love outdoor adventure and photography.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Lodgepole Pine House is a very special custom built home- not the typical vacation rental.


Contact us

Speaks: english

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Photos

  • South Elevation

    South Elevation

  • Great room looking to kitchen

    Great room looking to kitchen

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • West Elevation

    West Elevation

  • The White Pine Loft

    The White Pine Loft

  • The Red Fir Master Bedroom

    The Red Fir Master Bedroom

VRBO #207989

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Date last modified - Thursday, June 18, 2015

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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 20%
  • Calendar last updated 06/14/2015
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