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Patsy's Place,a Hidden Gem Unlike No Other!

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Last updated: 09/14/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Tahoma cabin description

Welcome to Patsy's Place - it is our second home. It is a beautifully updated 1959 cabin that is situated on 3 lots or .50 acre, and it the last cabin on the block, located on the West shore in Tahoma, CA. This place is equisite,no detail untouched. The first thing you will notice when entering this property is the gorgeous setting, it is truly quite lovely and you won't get any closer to Sugar Pine Point State Park as you can see from the pictures it is literally and seamlessly in your front yard. There are very few lots that are this large, private and at the end of the block.

We have worked very hard to update all of the appliances, providing a wonderful kitchen and living space. This cabin is 1544 sqft. the vaulted ceilings in the living space makes for a comfortable stay. The kitchen, dining room and living room host an open plan, leading down the hall to a rather comfortably sized bathroom with shower and soaking tub. There will be a down sectional in the living room which is great for settling into snowy nights with a book or a great movie. You will find plenty of storage. Although no need to bring sheets or pillows, we provide all cotton sheets and down pillows, large bath sheets and beach towels. If you are allergic to down then byo. We try to make each and every stay one that we ourselves would want to experience. One of the beautiful features about the cabin is the outdoor space-we have an enormous 3/4 wrap around deck that is close to the ground, we have worked hard to clean up the grounds and continue to work on the garden. And this year we won the 2013 Garden Glove Award for Tahoma. We are so pleased to be recognized by our community, but know we have worked hard to create a tranquil space.

Hopefully by the pictures you can see the charm of Ole Tahoe, and the new come together beautifully with the new additions, but the beauty is that it is updated and provides for a very wonderfully restful stay. This is the place you want to bring your Sweetheart, the place you've haven't had the time to read that book or better yet write your biography. Patsy's Place is truly about renewing your spirit. You may hear a few children in the neighborhood, but at night it is something rarely ever experienced, total silence.

Enjoy the little town of Tahoma, West Side Pizza, PDQ Market-try their renowned sandwiches, the local video shop, Homewoods new deli...there is a small HOA rocked beach, but Meeks Bay Beach is a few miles south and Chambers Landing Public beach is a short skip North. Homewood Ski is very close and Tahoe City is about a 12 minute drive north and Squaw Valley is about 25 minutes NW.

We feel you will think you have found a jewel in the Tahoe Basin, as we feel we were blessed to be stewards of this beautiful property. Please inquire as to our availability and don't hesitate to ask questions.

We wish you and yours a very wonderful and fulfilling stay at Patsy's Place, Tahoma, CA.



Keywords: Captivating woodland setting,Alpine, European design,Old updated Tahoe, Charm beyond compare. Equisite workmanship-PLEASE CHECK CALENDAR BEFORE INQUIRING-Cancellation fee $200 plus fees of services-

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Cabin
  • 1558 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome:

            Big property to romp around. Not child proof, but because we are at the end of the road, very safe as very little drive through traffic....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            No smoking at all-We are close to the park and are concerned about wild fires so this might be a good time to quit....moreless

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Please call-no young groups without parental supervision....moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

          • Bedroom 1

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 2

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          • King size beds (1) Eastern King bed in Master Suite. New mattress, Queen size Beds (1) Iron bed in guest room. New mattress, Twin or Single Beds (2) XL Twins in guest room for comfort for adults. All new mattresses....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Cooking Utensils:

            Fairly outfitted-if you must bring everything you would need nice collection, perhaps more than you have at home. I am Italian does that say it all!...moreless

          • Kitchen:

            Fabulous updated kitchen ....small but completely updated with new appliances, sink, faucet, flooring, lighting...even a 5qt. kitchen aide mixer.......moreless

          • Catering Available:

            Check with PDQ and Homewood markets on the west shore....moreless

          • Dishes & Utensils:

            Very well set up for cooking and baking...moreless

          • Pantry Items:

            some, very well stocked in general...moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:

            6...moreless

          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Ice Maker
          • Seating for 6 people

          Amenities

          • Linens Provided:

            Cotton sheeting and down pillows comforters and blankets. flannel sheets for winter... Large cotton towel sheets, and beach towels....moreless

          • Parking Off Street:

            Only available from May 1st-November 1st. No parking after November 1st- May 1st due to plowing of the streets....moreless

          • Gas Fireplace:

            New Green smart Gas fireplace-with Sierra stone granite surround and hand carved mantel. Exquisite finishing-...moreless

          • Washing Machine:

            New Laundry room-Full size washer and Dryer-farm utitlity sink, storage. Wonderful facility....moreless

          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

            Large lot for boat and trailer, not paved-but clearing through trees...moreless

          • Living Room seats 6:

            can sit up to 8 which includes stoop on fireplace...moreless

          • Parking:

            Long paved driveway will allow up to two cars...moreless

          • Clothes Dryer:

            in unit-Fabulously large laundry room....moreless

          • Towels Provided:

            Bath Sheets and Beach towels...moreless

          • Heating:

            Forced air...moreless

          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board

          Other Amenities

              • 1/2 acre of privacy, cabin set in off the road-unusual for the area. Nice neighborhood, better homes. Said to be one of the nicer homes in Tahoma given the lot and location. Please note very few places have AC we do however have overhead fans in Bedrooms and living area....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Music Library:

                Some but BYO as each taste differs-built in speakers. Also available in Masterbedroom-with overhead speakers in bath and bedroom....moreless

              • Games:

                Assortment of board games, puzzles and little toys for children and books in the coat closet and guest bedroom downstairs...moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                (3) Cable television in living room and both bedrooms...moreless

              • Toys:

                in guest room, games in coat closet...moreless

              • VCR
              • Stereo
              • CD Player

              Communications

              • Wireless Internet:

                at&t wireless router for those with wireless capability-information provided with booking...moreless

              • Telephone:

                Local and long distance free-No international calls no information calls allowed....moreless

              Outdoor Features

              • Deck / Patio:

                One of the home's most fabulous features-1100 sqft deck that is low to the ground-Large circular table and benches-one of Tahomas most beautiful settings. Opens to garden area-...moreless

              • Lawn / Garden:

                Garden all around, stone patio in back and 1100 sqft. deck-no lawn at this point but will be in a year or so....moreless

              Theme

              • Romantic
              • Family
              • Away From It All
              • Budget
              • Historic

              Location & View

              • Monument View:

                Sugar Pine Point State Park Borders front lot-your own private Idaho...moreless

              • Ski-In:

                can cross country ski right over the fence into the yard.......moreless

              Activities

              • Museums
              • Hot Air Ballooning
              • Kayaking
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Mountaineering
              • Pier Fishing
              • Swimming
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Skiing
              • Golf
              • Wind-Surfing
              • Water Skiing
              • Mountain Biking
              • Hiking
              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Jet Skiing
              • Parasailing
              • Snowboarding
              • Playground
              • Restaurants
              • Churches
              • Antiquing
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Bird Watching
              • Scenic Drives
              • Walking
              • Boating
              • Miniature Golf
              • Shopping
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Groceries
              • Massage Therapist
              • Snowmobiling
              • Rafting
               

              Reviews

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              3 night min stay
              $195 $195
              Fri, Sat, Sun
              $1,365

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              Fees and Rental Conditions:

              • cleaning fee $180
              • Property Damage Protection $89
              • Tax Rate 10%

              Notes:

              3 Night Minimum, $1365 per week. Please note transaction fee will apply for use of Credit Card through PayPal or Reservation. Cancellation fee of $200.00 plus service fees.


              Cancellation policy:

              100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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              Calendar

              Last updated: 09/14/2014
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              Location

              Car: Necessary

              All the above activities can be had around the lake-

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2008

              About the owner: My name is Laura Franceschini. My husband Tim and 2 sons and 3 dogs live on the old family farmstead that dates back to 1846. We grow Organic Pears and Cherries, conventional vineyard and a variety of grow crops. We were looking for an Ole Tahoe cabin on a unique piece of property, though I wrestled with the size of the little cabin, 2 years later we made it into the absolutely charming cabin it always wanted to be, we were also mesmerized by the grounds and its location. We find that when we need rest from the riggers of farm life and the heat of Sacramento County we long for our beautiful place in the woods. It's quite the magical place! Peace & Pinecones, Laura & Tim

              Why the Owner Chose Tahoma:
              The West Shore is considered the best shore as its magic comes from the larger snowfall that gives a lush and green landscape. Here is a place for rest and relaxation. The property is very magical-it brings back memories of my childhood where we spent many of our summers in Chamberland at my Uncle Jim's cabin. It is a dream fulfilled! And room to roam and be free, this is a lot that you do not find in the region. Big and private.

              The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
              The property is the last cabin on the block and borders Sugar Pine Point State Park. This wonderful cabin sits on three lots nearly a 1/2 acre in total. Which makes the property endless as it borders the state park. We love this charming neighborhood and can't wait to get back as we never fail to miss our little cabin in the woods. In the winter snow shoe right out to the Park, sleigh down you own manmade mountain. It really is one of the most charming rentals in the area and around the lake-If you are looking for a Old Tahoe but updated cabin this is your place. No paint on these walls-we come to the mountains to be in a mountain home. We hope Patsy's Place will be your destination in Lake Tahoe for years to come.


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              Speaks: english

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              Photos

              • Looks like Hansel and Gretel live here!

                Looks like Hansel and Gretel live here!

              • Fabulous updated kitchen-everything you need for a great meal

                Fabulous updated kitchen-everything you need for a great meal

              • Living room looks out at Sugar Pine Point State Park-open concept

                Living room looks out at Sugar Pine Point State Park-open concept

              • Open living space shows kitchen and dining with a small desk

                Open living space shows kitchen and dining with a small desk

              • dining room seats 6-just pull up a chair-summer outdoors can seat dozens

                dining room seats 6-just pull up a chair-summer outdoors can seat dozens

              • Queen & Two XL Twins-dresser built into closet-TV on wall not shown

                Queen & Two XL Twins-dresser built into closet-TV on wall not shown

              • Master Bath with large soaking tub and walk in shower-heated floors, bidet

                Master Bath with large soaking tub and walk in shower-heated floors, bidet

              • Firepit-and picnic area

                Firepit-and picnic area

              • Front gardens,fire pit, picnic area, bird watching in the morning-

                Front gardens,fire pit, picnic area, bird watching in the morning-

              • Meeks Bay, Sandy beach one of the best beaches on the west shore without rocks.

                Meeks Bay, Sandy beach one of the best beaches on the west shore without rocks.

              • Incredibly comfortable living space....relax your days away or play-

                Incredibly comfortable living space....relax your days away or play-

              • Stainless appliances-double oven small but effecient-

                Stainless appliances-double oven small but effecient-

              • Adirondak finishes, eye candy everywhere you look-gas fireplace

                Adirondak finishes, eye candy everywhere you look-gas fireplace

              • If you are looking for a Tahoe Cabin this is it-refined finishes

                If you are looking for a Tahoe Cabin this is it-refined finishes

              • Scraped Hickory steps leading to Master-Barn door for privacey or not

                Scraped Hickory steps leading to Master-Barn door for privacey or not

              • Master bedroom feels like a nest-roomy with King size bed and TV-DVD

                Master bedroom feels like a nest-roomy with King size bed and TV-DVD

              • Laundry room-very roomy with storage and farm sink

                Laundry room-very roomy with storage and farm sink

              • Back shed and Hobit home-

                Back shed and Hobit home-

              • Back meditation or prayer yard

                Back meditation or prayer yard

              • Cabin details as they appear in summer although garden surrounds.

                Cabin details as they appear in summer although garden surrounds.

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              Date last modified - Sunday, July 27, 2014

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              2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 6

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