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Tippy Canoe and Kayaks Too!!

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Last updated: 05/22/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Located in a peaceful private setting amongst an aspen grove you will find yourself listening to birds and the sound of nature. We are located within 1 block to the public beach and two blocks to the private beach. Our serene cabin is fully equipped with all linens and kitchenware for your needs. Leave the hustle and bustle of the busy city behind you and come enjoy Donner Lake!

Providing a single car garage and parking in front of our home. In the summer enjoy the private homeowners beach, available to our renters (fee $5 and children under 3 are free). This beach offers boat launching, volley ball, horseshoes,swimmers beach, ping pong, BBQ pits,a children's playground, and you can tie your boat off at the boaters beach. Blackout dates apply. We are located within five minutes from Sugar Bowl Ski Resort and Donner Summit, and approximately ten minutes to Squaw Valley, Alpine, and Northstar Ski Resorts plus thirteen miles to Lake Tahoe! We are located within five minutes to downtown Truckee, and the Reno nightlife, entertainment, and INT'L. Airport are just thirty five minutes away. Come and enjoy our serene home. Your home away from home!

Keywords: Peaceful Cabin in Aspen Forest across from Donner Creek


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Property Type

  • House
  • 1240 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single


  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen


  • Queen size beds (2), Twin Beds (2)- linens provided. Two bedrooms upstairs and 1 master bedroom suite downstairs/accessed separately by outdoor stair....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • 1/4 mile to the Public or Private Homeowner Beach and launch your watercraft, kayak or canoe...moreless


  • Books
  • CD Player
  • Foosball
  • Television
  • Toys:

    Sand Toys for the children...moreless


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities


  • Churches
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain View
  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage:

    1 Car Garage...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided:

    First line-up of linens are provided for each bedroom and each bathroom...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street:

    In front of home...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Completely Equipped...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio:

    Spacious front deck across from Donner Creek...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Lovely backyard to relax under the Aspen Grove...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill


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from 4 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High Season
May 22 - Sep 7, 2015
2 night min stay
Low Season
Sep 14 - Nov 30, 2015
2 night min stay
$2,275 $6,825
Dec 1 - Jan 4, 2016
3 night min stay
Winter 2016
Jan 5 - Mar 15, 2016
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$2,170 $7,875
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $99
  • Cleaning fee $150
  • Tax Rate 10%


Rates are subject to change without notice

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 05/22/2015
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40 Miles
Nearest Airport
Reno International Airport
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Downtown Truckee
4 Miles
Nearest Golf
Old Greenwood Golf Resort
2 Miles
Nearest Train
Downtown Truckee Amtrak
1.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Interstate 80
0.25 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
The Kitchen on Donner Pass Rd.
3 Miles
Nearest Ski
Sugar Bowl Ski Resort
0.15 Miles
Nearest Beach
Donner Lake Public Beach

Car: Recommended

Lake Tahoe is just 13 miles from Truckee, just minutes to downtown Truckee and major ski resorts. Public transit available.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2014

About the owner: We have always been inspired by the Sierra Nevada mountains, Donner Lake provides the peacefulness and serenity that is much needed for your heart and soul! Truckee and Tahoe offer fabulous arts and entertainment venues year round. We are within 5 minutes to Downtown Truckee, Sugarbowl and numerous ski areas. Boating, kayaking, hiking and biking are right outside our door. Bike lanes on Donner Pass road provide the ease of biking around the lake. Donner Lake provides year round activities for all ages.

Why the Owner Chose Donner Lake:
Donner Lake because offers serenity and peacefulness. We love that it is close to the lake for summer recreation and in the winter the ski resorts and Lake Tahoe. It is perfect for relaxation and escape, enjoy life!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Walk to the Beach! Boating, Fishing, Skiing, Snowboarding, Ice Skating, Water-skiing, Wake-boarding, hiking, nature walks and just relaxing. There is so much to explore everyday. Come and relax and enjoy Donner Lake.

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Speaks: english


  • Outside Deck for entertaining

    Outside Deck for entertaining

  • Dining area

    Dining area

  • Kitchen


  • Guest Bedroom Upstairs

    Guest Bedroom Upstairs

  • Downstairs Bedroom with Private Bathroom

    Downstairs Bedroom with Private Bathroom

  • Downstairs bathroom with granite and hammered nickel sinks

    Downstairs bathroom with granite and hammered nickel sinks

  • Lake three houses  from cabin

    Lake three houses from cabin

  • Creek across the cul-de-sac from home

    Creek across the cul-de-sac from home

  • Sunset on the lake

    Sunset on the lake

  • View of lake from Donner Ski Ranch

    View of lake from Donner Ski Ranch

  • Peace, Calm, Tranquility

    Peace, Calm, Tranquility

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Cozy up to the woodstove

    Cozy up to the woodstove

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Upstairs Bathroom

    Upstairs Bathroom

  • Private Downstairs Suite w/kitchenette

    Private Downstairs Suite w/kitchenette

  • Snowy Cabin

    Snowy Cabin

  • Reflections


  • Picnic on a Public Pier

    Picnic on a Public Pier

  • Foggy Morning on Donner Lake

    Foggy Morning on Donner Lake

  • Snowy Donner Lake

    Snowy Donner Lake

VRBO #271258

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Minimum stay: 2-3 nights
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