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Sled Hill & Forest in Back Yard for Great Xc/Snowshoe & Hot Tub! Near Lake Tahoe

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Lynwood Chalet - Carnelian Bay, Lake Tahoe

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Last updated: 08/27/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Carnelian Bay cabin description

This cabin is fun year-round!

Summer renters: Miles of trails in the Tahoe National Forest just out our back door! Less than a mile down the hill is beautiful Lake Tahoe and walk out our back door into one of the many hiking and biking trails including the Tahoe Rim Trail. A hot tub, BBQ & two large decks for outdoor dining & relaxation.

A short 5 - 10 minute drive will bring you to the Truckee River for rafting or tubing, to the coast guard station to launch a boat or to one of many public beaches. In 15 minutes you can be at Squaw, Alpine, Northstar or the casinos! Tahoe City is only 5 minutes away with fine dining and shopping.

Winter renters: Sled hill right out the back door. Cross country ski or snow shoe right into the trails of the Tahoe National Forest. Or, take a soak in the hot tub on the deck while star-gazing.

In 15 - 20 minutes you can be at Squaw, Alpine, Northstar or the casinos! Tahoe City is only 5 minutes away with fine dining and shopping.

Updated 3 bedroom, 3 bath A-frame cabin with a bonus game room. Newer slate fireplace and entry, gas fireplace is thermostat controlled and we have a newer central heat so you will be cozy! Two new flat panel TVs, cable and DVD/VHS as well and WiFi and two radios/CD playerS and ipod player/clock radio. New furniture and linens throughout. So many kitchen utensils and appliances: roasting pan, griddle, espresso machine, coffee maker, toaster, humidifier, iron/board, etc. Free high speed internet access and Wi-fi.

The game room will be a hit with your party! Foos ball, electronic darts including a fun 'talk back' mode. The kids will enjoy the games, toys, play kitchen, movies and books. The adults will enjoy a wide selection of games, books and movies as well. Cable TV/DVD/VHS in the game room. It also boasts a double sofa bed along with 2 single fold out futons and a brand new full bathroom along with its own exterior door and window to the back yard.



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Property Type

      • Cabin

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Onsite Services

                  • Housekeeper Optional

                  Suitability

                  • Children Welcome:

                    Kids LOVE this cabin: gameroom, hot tub, huge forest to play in, sled run in the back yard in winter, quiet streets and forest trails for biking and exploring. Adults love it because the kids stay in the gameroom at night and the adults have the living room to themselves* (*owner cannot guarantee that all children will follow the 'gameroom is for the kids and living room is for adults rule'!!!)...moreless

                  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                    We require that the person signing the rental agreement must also be residing in the cabin during the entire rental period and be 23 years of age or older....moreless

                  • Non Smoking Only
                  • Pets Not Allowed

                  Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 6-10

                  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

                    upstairs...moreless

                  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

                    upstairs...moreless

                  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

                    Main floor-trundle bed/two twins or one King bed...moreless

                  • Loft: 1 sleep sofa /futon

                    Gameroom has a dbl sofa bed and two single futons...moreless

                  • Living room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

                    double size mattress on liv room sofa bed...moreless

                  • 2 Queen size Beds: Both upstairs bedrooms have queen beds with electric blankets and new down comforters (non-down available for those allergic to down), 4 pillows on each bed and newer linens. Two Twin or Single Beds: The main floor bedroom has a newer trundle bed: two twin beds or push together to make a King sized bed. Child/Futon Beds: We also have two foam, fold out futons - single size. We usually use them on the floor of the game room for children but they can be placed in other rooms as well. Two Sleep Sofas: Both the living room and game room offer a double sized sofa bed and all linens...moreless

                  Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

                  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

                    Main floor...moreless

                  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

                    Upstairs bathroom...moreless

                  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

                    Newest bathroom built a few years ago for gameroom/basement....moreless

                  Kitchen & Dining

                  • Cooking Utensils:

                    Well stocked kitchen has a large roasting pan, griddle, lots of pots and pans, dishes, serving plates and bowls, utensils, bakeware/measuring cups and spoons and many pantry/seasonings in the cupboards! BBQ utensils avail in summer....moreless

                  • Kitchen:

                    ALl appliances are approx 5 years old and in great condition. Gas stove and oven, full size dishwasher, microwave, wide-slot toaster, coffee maker with thermos, espresso machine with steamer/frother, blender, mixer, hood vent ...moreless

                  • Dining:

                    Large dining table fits 5 in chairs and 3 - 5 on the bench on one side of the table. Plus kitchen bar has two bar stools bringing seating to 10 - or just add another chair to the large table! ...moreless

                  • Coffee Maker:

                    Traditional coffee maker with an insulated carafe to keep your coffee warm all morning. Nespresso machine for espresso, frothing mile or a quick cup of coffee....moreless

                  • Freezer:

                    Above the refrigerator and includes multiple ice trays...moreless

                  • Refrigerator:

                    Approx 5 years old, nice, white and clean!...moreless

                  • Toaster:

                    extra wide slots are bagel friendly!...moreless

                  • Microwave:

                    stainless steel, newer...moreless

                  • Dishwasher:

                    full size, newer...moreless

                  • Dining Area Seats:

                    10...moreless

                  • Oven
                  • Pantry Items
                  • Seating for 10 people

                  Amenities

                  • Linens Provided:

                    Quality bath towels, hand towels, wash cloths and even a separate set of hot tub towels...all very new. Nice sheets and electric blankets on the Queen beds. New, warm comforters on the main floor twin beds....moreless

                  • Living Room:

                    Living room features a wall of floor to ceiling windows looking out onto the front deck plus a cozy, slate fire place in the corner. Leather couch and chair....moreless

                  • Parking:

                    Our large, U shaped driveway fits three standard cars easily plus one parking space on the street in the warm months (no street parking during winter)...moreless

                  • Parking Off Street:

                    Semi-circle drive way comfortably fits 3 cars (most cars). Additional off street spot in front of driveway during summer....moreless

                  • Towels Provided:

                    We offer all linens: bath and hand towels as well as wash clothes and four hot tub towels hanging in the kitchen....moreless

                  • Gas Fireplace:

                    5 years new, slate fireplace. Thermostat controlled to keep the temperature just right!...moreless

                  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

                    Fitness room? Yes...outside!! Thousands of acres of forest just out the door :-)...moreless

                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                    Prior tenants have parked a boat and cars in the off street parking areas....moreless

                  • Washing Machine:

                    Newer washing machine...moreless

                  • Fireplace:

                    Yes, nice and warm!...moreless

                  Other Amenities

                      • Game room/reverse loft with sofa bed includes electronic darts, foos ball, dozens of games, movies, books, play kitchen, toys and its own brand new full bathroom. Accessed via a ladder from the kitchen or its exterior door which opens onto the backyard and sled run!...moreless

                      Entertainment

                      • Games:

                        Dozens of popular board games plus cards and more: Risk, Monopoly, Apples to Apples, Pictionary, Trivial Pursuit, Scrabble, Chess, Uno, traditional cards and poker chips plus so many more!!!...moreless

                      • Game Room:

                        Large game room includes a foos ball table, dart board with a 'talk back' mode with real attitude, sofa bed, TV/DVD/cable and lots of books, games, movies and toys...moreless

                      • Toys:

                        We have toy cars, dolls, a play kitchen (oven and sink, toy food, plates, etc.) and many toys for both girls and boys....moreless

                      • Video Library:

                        We have many VHS and DVD movies in the cabin. Children's shows and movies, teenage movies and adult....moreless

                      • Satellite / Cable:

                        Two new flat screen TVs: in the living room and master bedroom. Cable TV and DVD/VHS players...moreless

                      • Stereo:

                        Stereo in game room (basement) and kitchen (main floor)...moreless

                      • Television:

                        Three TVs: Master bedroom, Living room and Game room...moreless

                      • Books:

                        Kids books as well a wide range of adult reading...moreless

                      • DVD Player:

                        Three - one with each TV...moreless

                      • Foosball
                      • CD Player
                      • VCR

                      Communications

                      • Telephone:

                        Cabin has a telephone on each floor for your convenience. Receive incoming calls and make outgoing local calls at no charge. Use your calling card or Google Voice for long distance....moreless

                      • Wireless Internet:

                        Wifi available - password on kitchen bulletin board...moreless

                      Pool & Spa

                          • Hot Tub:

                            Jacuzzi hot tub on back deck with brand new cover with easy lift. Seats 6 adults comfortably. Multiple jets & small waterfall. Overlooking the quiet forest. Great for star-gazing....moreless

                          Outdoor Features

                          • Deck / Patio:

                            (2) The front deck is large and could accommodate a party of 10 - 20 and currently has a table and 6 chairs. The back deck overlooks the National Forest and has the hot tub, 4 person table and chairs and BBQ. ...moreless

                          • Outdoor Grill:

                            Charcoal grill on back deck during summer months. Stored under front deck in winter....moreless

                          • Balcony:

                            The master bedroom offers a private balcony. ...moreless

                          • Wood Deck

                          Theme

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

                          Location & View

                              • Mountain View:

                                Our cabin backs to the Tahoe National Forest. Views of the forest from our back deck while lounging in the Jacuzzi and views of the lake as you walk through the neighborhood. The lake is less than a mile down Old County Rd....moreless

                              Activities

                              • Coin Laundry
                              • Medical Services
                              • Parasailing
                              • Cycling
                              • Rock Climbing
                              • Snowboarding
                              • Water Skiing
                              • Skiing
                              • Basketball Court
                              • Sailing
                              • Mountain Biking
                              • Swimming
                              • Jet Skiing
                              • Massage Therapist
                              • Golf
                              • Cross Country Skiing
                              • Snowmobiling
                              • Hiking
                              • Fishing
                              • Rafting
                              • Kayaking
                              • Whitewater Rafting
                              • Ice Skating
                              • Mountaineering
                              • Equestrian Events
                              • Freshwater Fishing
                              • Mountain Climbing
                              • Tennis
                              • Roller Blading
                              • Laundromat
                              • Groceries
                              • Waterfalls
                              • Health/Beauty Spa
                              • Cinemas
                              • Restaurants
                              • Live Theater
                              • Museums
                              • Churches
                              • Library
                              • Marina
                              • Playground
                              • Forests
                              • Beachcombing
                              • Hospital
                              • Gambling Casinos
                              • Scenic Drives
                              • Walking
                              • Bird Watching
                              • Wildlife Viewing
                              • Shopping
                              • Sight Seeing
                              • Sledding
                              • Boating
                              • Miniature Golf
                              • Horseback Riding
                              • ATM/Bank
                              • Fitness Center
                              • Paddle Boating
                              • Water Tubing
                               

                              Reviews

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                              Rental basis: Per property
                              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                              Fall/Low Season
                              Sep 15 - Nov 21
                              2 night min stay
                              $225
                              $1,435 $4,650
                              Christmas week
                              Dec 19 - Dec 25
                              5 night min stay
                              $325
                              $2,100
                              New Year's Week
                              Dec 26 - Jan 4, 2015
                              5 night min stay
                              $350
                              $2,200
                              Spring/Low Season
                              Apr 15 - Jun 5
                              2 night min stay
                              $225
                              $1,435 $4,650
                              My Standard Rate
                              3 night min stay
                              $250
                              $1,645 $4,950
                              * 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 $49
                              • Cleaning Fee $200 + tax
                              • Tax Rate 10%

                              Notes:

                              Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. If you prefer to pay a security deposit of $500 via check or credit card rather than the renter's protection insurance of $49 please let me know and I will handle that deposit outside of this automated system. Thanks!


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


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                              Last updated: 08/27/2014
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                              Location

                              30 Miles
                              Nearest Airport
                              Truckee airport
                              10 Miles
                              Nearest Train
                              Truckee
                              10 Miles
                              Nearest Motorway
                              89 or 267
                              1 Miles
                              Nearest Beach
                              Lardin, Lake Forest, Tahoe City, Kings Bch 1-5mi
                              2 Miles
                              Nearest Barpub
                              Garwoods, CBs Grill, Lakeside, Jakes, Christy Hil
                              7 Miles
                              Nearest Ski
                              Alpine Meadows, 1 mile further is Squaw Valley
                              5 Miles
                              Nearest Golf
                              Tahoe City &Tahoe Vista courses-Nrthstar/Squaw 10m
                              7 Miles
                              Nearest Restaurant
                              Garwoods, CBs Grill, Lakeside, Jakes, Wolfdale

                              Car: Necessary

                              Sled, snow shoe, cross country ski out our back door in winter. Take your snow mobile to the OHV trail at the end of our block. In the summer you can hike and bike out the back door and take your ATV, dirt bikes or 4WD up the block to the OHV trail. Or, walk our beautiful neighborhood and see which streets have the best views of the lake...hint...Fulton Crescent!

                               

                              Owner info

                              Year Purchased: 2008

                              About the owner: We are a family of four who dreamed of owning a home in Tahoe. Our dream came true when the housing market declined and we could afford this cozy cabin in such a perfect location. We try to visit once a month and more often in summer. We are continually adding new furniture, electronics, etc. We want it perfect for our visits and your visits! Our children are 9 and 12 so all of their toys end up in our game room for your children to enjoy. We have cars, dolls, kitchen toys, games, tinkertoys and more. We are so excited every time we get to visit this fantastic cabin and are happy to share our favorite activities and restaurants with you. Just ask! Nana and Aunti E are pictured with the kids.

                              Why the Owner Chose Carnelian Bay:
                              We fell in love with the beautiful, peaceful neighborhood, wide streets (nice when the streets are full of snow and plows!) and quiet location next to the forest. It was important for us to be close to all of the great beaches as well as the major ski resorts like Squaw, Alpine Meadows and Northstar. This is a quiet neighborhood surrounded by nice, large homes. When we saw that this house had a bonus room downstairs we knew instantly that we would bring up the foos ball table and make that the most fun room in the cabin. It is a favorite. The kids will disappear down there in the evenings and never come out...except to eat! We even added a full bath to the game room and a door to the backyard so they really never have to come out:-) It makes it nice when the kids have their own space and the adults can lounge in the living room or decks on their own. The clincher was knowing we had thousands of acres of forest in our back yard including dozens of trails - even an Off Highway Vehicle trail as our son loves to ride ATVs. Luckily, the OHV trails start at the end of our block so it is a quick walk to get to it but that trail does not run directly behind our house so we never hear the noise of the ATVs and dirt bikes on that trail. The trails we do have behind our house are for hiking and biking and occassionally you will see horseback riders. It is perfect for snow-shoeing and cross country skiing in winter. It is fun to go out in the fresh snow in the morning and see all of the animal tracks from the night before. We love walking the neighborhood and enjoying all of the lake views in our area. Fulton Crescent is a great street to watch the sunset colors over the lake. And, we are hoping we might get a lake 'peek' view from our front yard and deck soon as some of the trees are getting removed to make the area more fire safe!! It is a short drive to the lake...which is our favorite spot to hang out in the summer.

                              The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
                              Fantastic hill in the backyard makes a great sled run in the winter. Or in the summer you can hike and bike right out the back door to the trails. The Off Highway Vehicle trail is just at the end of the block. We love all of the summer area activities as well such as Farmer's Markets, free concerts on the beach, Truckee street fair, Shakespeare festival, and more. Pick up a free Tahoe paper to see all of the options available.


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                              Photos

                              • Lynwood Chalet - Carnelian Bay, Lake Tahoe

                                Lynwood Chalet - Carnelian Bay, Lake Tahoe

                              • The Back Yard Turns Into a Winter Wonderland and Sled Run - Backs to the Forest!

                                The Back Yard Turns Into a Winter Wonderland and Sled Run - Backs to the Forest!

                              • New Gas Fireplace with a Slate Surrounding - Thermostat Controlled!

                                New Gas Fireplace with a Slate Surrounding - Thermostat Controlled!

                              • Sunny Kitchen Offers Newer Appliances and All of the Utensils You Could Need!

                                Sunny Kitchen Offers Newer Appliances and All of the Utensils You Could Need!

                              • Master Bedroom Balcony - Star Gaze from the Quiet of Your Own Balcony

                                Master Bedroom Balcony - Star Gaze from the Quiet of Your Own Balcony

                              • Bedroom #2, Queen Size Bed, Overlooks the Forest

                                Bedroom #2, Queen Size Bed, Overlooks the Forest

                              • Front Deck Has Room for a Large Gathering

                                Front Deck Has Room for a Large Gathering

                              • Tahoe National Forest Trails Accessed Through Our Backyard or up the Block

                                Tahoe National Forest Trails Accessed Through Our Backyard or up the Block

                              • Ahhh...Nothing Like a Soak in the Hot Tub in the Snow!  Overlooks the Forest

                                Ahhh...Nothing Like a Soak in the Hot Tub in the Snow! Overlooks the Forest

                              • Living Room Features a Wall of Windows Onto the Front Deck

                                Living Room Features a Wall of Windows Onto the Front Deck

                              • Brand New Dining Room Table Seats 8 Easily, Plus 2 at the Kitchen Bar

                                Brand New Dining Room Table Seats 8 Easily, Plus 2 at the Kitchen Bar

                              • Bonus Game Room is Down the Ladder with Foosball, Electronic Darts, TV/DVD/Cable

                                Bonus Game Room is Down the Ladder with Foosball, Electronic Darts, TV/DVD/Cable

                              • Master Bedroom View #2 - and Lots of Books in the Cabin to Peruse!

                                Master Bedroom View #2 - and Lots of Books in the Cabin to Peruse!

                              • 3rd Bedroom - Two Twin Trundle Beds Can Combine for a King, Has Full Bathroom

                                3rd Bedroom - Two Twin Trundle Beds Can Combine for a King, Has Full Bathroom

                              • Back Deck Overlooking Forest

                                Back Deck Overlooking Forest

                              • Order a Private Massage on the Back Deck...Smell the Pines...Hear the Birds...

                                Order a Private Massage on the Back Deck...Smell the Pines...Hear the Birds...

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