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Lodgepole Pine House an Ecologically Designed Vacation Home

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Last updated: 07/17/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Soda Springs house 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.


Keywords: House

Property Type

  • 3 story
  • House

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Non Smoking Only:

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

          • Children Welcome:

            we have board games and puzzles...moreless

          • Pets Considered:

            Pet deposit required....moreless

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Events Allowed
          • Limited Accessibility

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

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Refrigerator
          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Dishwasher
          • Cooking Utensils

          Amenities

          • Parking Off Street:

            5 parking spaces in driveway...moreless

          • Linens Provided:

            bring your own beach towels...moreless

          • Gas Fireplace
          • Wood Stove
          • Washing Machine

          Other Amenities

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

              Entertainment

              • Satellite / Cable
              • DVD Player

              Communications

              • Telephone
              • Wireless Internet
              • Free Long Distance

              Pool & Spa

                  • Sauna

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Outdoor Grill

                  Location & View

                      • Ski-Out

                      Activities

                      • Cinemas
                      • Fishing
                      • Cycling
                      • Swimming
                      • Golf
                      • Snowboarding
                      • Rock Climbing
                      • Kayaking
                      • Cross Country Skiing
                      • Hiking
                      • Massage Therapist
                      • Groceries
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • Boating
                      • Shopping
                      • Sledding
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Walking
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Restaurants
                      • Museums
                      • Skiing
                      • Mountain Biking
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Base Rate
                      2 night min stay
                      $500 $500
                      Fri, Sat, Sun
                      $3,000

                      Additional Fees and Taxes:

                      $500 Security Deposit (refundable)

                      $200 Cleaning fee (non refundable). 10% Occupancy Tax (non refundable)


                      This owner accepts: Credit cards.
                      Always make sure to call the number on the listing to confirm payment details. Only pay using credit card, PayPal, check or direct bank transfer. NEVER pay by cash or instant money transfer services such as Western Union or MoneyGram. Learn more


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                      Calendar

                      Last updated: 07/17/2014
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                      21 Unavailable
                      22 Today
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                      Location

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

                      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

                      Links to more information:

                       

                      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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                      This listing was first published here in 2008.

                      Date last modified - Monday, June 23, 2014

                      $500 per night (USD)
                      13

                      4 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 15

                      View calendar: Updated 07/17/14
                      Minimum stay: 2 nights
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