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Lake Tahoe Cabin, 1bdrm/1bath, Sleeps 4, Close to Homewood Resort

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Last updated: 12/17/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Homewood cabin description

Just steps from Tahoe National Forest, this cozy cabin offers a spectacular view of nature. The peaceful ambiance at this cabin offers guests a reason to do absolutely nothing, completely without guilt! Slow down, take a break, unwind, loosen up, chill out, and put your feet up. And when you are as relaxed as you can be, West Shore is a terrific place from which to do just about everything at Lake Tahoe.

Enjoy the beauty of North Lake Tahoe’s sunny West Shore in our cabin. Our cabin is two blocks off of Highway 89 and backs up to open space. It is four hours to San Francisco and two hours to Sacramento. It is a guest house on a property that has a larger cabin that is also available for rent (see ad 31691). There’s off street parking for one vehicle in the winter. We own the lot next to us and it can be used for parking additional cars and/or a boat in the summer.

We are two miles from West Shore Café and Inn. We are happy to have guests of the wedding party book with us.

The guest cabin was built in 1989 and has just been remodeled. It is ideal for a couple with small children. The fully-equipped kitchen has a coffee maker, toaster, griddle, microwave, Foreman grill plus all other eating, serving, and preparation items. The living room has a queen sleeper sofa, recliner, and a Flat Screen Cable HDTV with a DVD player. There is another Flat Screen TV with DVD player in the bedroom. The bedroom has a queen bed. The hall closet has a washer/dryer.

Bring your laptop, we have WIFI. We just installed a landl ine phone for your convenience.

We supply paper products, cleaning supplies, bed linens, and bath linens. The kitchen has staples such as sugar, Cremora, and salt/pepper. We have sleds and portable chairs that you may borrow.

Spring, Summer & Fall Activities
Looking to escape the heat? Lake Tahoe has you covered. From zip lining through trees (Tahoe Tree Top Adventure Park or Heavenly) to roller skating at 8200 feet (Squaw Valley), and from stargazing to sunset cruises. Bike or drive to some of Tahoe’s most beautiful beaches: Chambers Landing ( 1 mile) for Restaurant Dining, Bar, Beach Access, Pier; Sugar Pine Park /Hellman-Ehrman Mansion (3 miles) with sandy, white beach, Vikingsholm Mansion and Meeks Bay Resort (3 1/2 miles). Meeks Bay has a store, beach chairs, picnic tables, a sandy beach, 2 boat ramps, ski boat rentals, canoe and kayak rentals, paddleboats, and guided fishing excursions. For boaters, we own the lot next door and your boat can be parked on it during your visit. We are also close to the access point to the world famous Rubicon Jeep Trail. Only 2 blocks to the West Shore Biking Path that goes north to Tahoe City and South to Meek’s Bay or Sugar Pine Park. Eagle Rock (3 miles) is one of Lake Tahoe’s most spectacular hiking experiences. Go it on your own or with a guide from Tahoe Rim Trail Association. Surrounding the Lake Tahoe Basin are hundreds of miles of trails ranging from easy to strenuous (a hiking book is in the cabin). You can go mountain biking on the trails that surround the lake. Take a 5 mile Rafting Trip down the Truckee River from Tahoe City ending at the River Ranch Restaurant. Go underground fish viewing at the Taylor Creek Stream Profile Chamber. The Lake of the Sky amphitheater hosts a variety of events. Go horseback riding at Camp Richardson Corral. Have fun scuba diving at Emerald Bay. Heavenly offers summer tubing or a gondola ride. Go golfing at Edgewood Tahoe a course that sits next to the lake. South Shore’s Ski Run Boat Company will take you boating or parasailing.

Winter Activities
Our cabin is on a flat road for easy access when snowing. We pay for a snow plow for the driveways and provide a shovel for sidewalks. Our house is next to open space (greenbelt) which can be used for sledding, hiking, and snowshoeing. Sugar Pine Park has cross-country skiing and is within walking distance. Homewood Mountain Ski Resort (2 miles) is a great place for children and adults to take lessons. Many savings packages are available. Homewood Ski Resort has the most spectacular views of the lake of any ski resort in the Tahoe basin. Squaw Valley has skiing and ice skating (16 miles) and Alpine Meadows (15 miles) are minutes away.

Hundreds of additional fun activities and places of interest are listed in our Guest Book. PDQ market is close (1/2 mile) by for GREAT sandwiches and last minute pick-ups. There are two supermarkets and lots of shopping & dining in Tahoe City (8 miles). Visit old town Truckee or South Lake Tahoe for unique shopping, dining & entertainment opportunities. See the website on VRBO that show's pictures and info on places that we recommend.

You must be 25 to make reservations. Curfew for noise is 10:00 P.M. No parties or events are to be planned with more than 6 people including the guests from the cabin.

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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 850 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Must be 25 to rent this cabin....moreless

          • Children Welcome:

            Maximum of 4 people in the cabin. Ideally suited for 2 adults and 2 children....moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Smoking Allowed:

            Must smoke outside....moreless

          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • People are usually very positive about their stay and want to come back when they get the chance. Most people come to get away from the city. Tahoe is a beautiful place....moreless


              • Books:

                Small assortment of adult and kids' books....moreless

              • DVD Player
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Television:

                (2) smart tv's...moreless


              • Away From It All
              • Budget
              • Historic
              • Romantic
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions


              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries
              • Laundromat

              Leisure Activities

              • Boating
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Miniature Golf
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Paddle Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

                  • Mountain View:

                    Our home backs up to a greenbelt that is a low mountain - great for sledding & snowshoeing...moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Hiking
                  • Ice Skating
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Rafting
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Sailing
                  • Skiing
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Snowmobiling
                  • Swimming
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Whitewater Rafting


                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 4 people


                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating:

                    Wall Heater...moreless

                  • Internet:

                    We have WIFI and wired access as WIFI is not always reliable in the mountains....moreless

                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room:

                    Sleeper couch, 2 end tables, 2 lamps, 1 tv stand, 1 reclining chair...moreless

                  • Parking:

                    1 parking space in the driveway. Extra parking next to the driveway. You may park on the lot next door in the summer....moreless

                  • Parking Off Street:

                    Parking in the driveway for 1 car and extra parking in the lot next door....moreless

                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                    Parking on lot next door to us. We own it....moreless

                  • Telephone:

                    Ooma phone through the internet...moreless

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


                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils:

                    Set of stainless cooking pans with 3 coated frying pans...moreless

                  • Dishes & Utensils:

                    Setting for 4 for dishes - extra cups and bowls....moreless


                      • Deck / Patio

                      Payment Type

                      • Amex
                      • Discover
                      • Mastercard
                      • Visa


                      Write a review 4.7
                      from 25 traveler reviews
                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Christmas Break
                      Dec 19 - Jan 3, 2015
                      2 night min stay
                      $120 $140
                      Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
                      New Years Eve
                      Dec 30 - Jan 1, 2015
                      3 night min stay

                      flat fee
                      Martin Luther King Weekend
                      Jan 16 - Jan 18, 2015
                      3 night min stay

                      flat fee
                      President's Week
                      Feb 13 - Feb 16, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $120 $140
                      Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
                      Apr 3 - Apr 4, 2015
                      2 night min stay

                      flat fee
                      Apr 6 - May 21, 2015
                      2 night min stay
                      $90 $110
                      Fri, Sat
                      July 4th
                      Jul 3 - Jul 5, 2015
                      3 night min stay

                      flat fee
                      Memorial Day
                      May 20 - May 22, 2016
                      3 night min stay

                      flat fee
                      My Standard Rate
                      2 night min stay
                      $100 $120
                      Fri, Sat

                      Additional information about rental rates


                      • Cleaning Fee $60
                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
                      • Tax Rate 10%


                      1/2 rent due at time of booking. Occupancy Tax 10%. Cleaning Fee $60

                      Cancellation policy:

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

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                      Last updated: 12/17/2014
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                      • Emerald Bay State Park

                        "Beautiful Views and you can go hiking from the parking lot."

                      • Alpine Meadows Ski Resort

                        "More runs and lifts than most and is a close equal to Squaw. Our kids loved this place as t..."

                      • Heavenly Ski Resort

                        "Close to shopping and the casinos. Ski in from commercial area."

                      • Tahoe City

                        "Shopping for gifts, groceries, and banking."

                      • Tahoe Queen

                        "Good way to get a view of the whole lake. A nice day on the lake."

                      • Homewood Mountain Resort

                        "About 2 miles away. You can go home for lunch. All of our children learned to ski there. ..."

                      • Vikingsholm Castle

                        "We take our car and park. It has hiking trails to the castle."

                      • Rosie's Cafe Downtown Tahoe

                        "My husband's favorite place to eat when he was building our cabin."

                      • Eagle Falls Hike

                        "One of our favorite hikes!"

                      • The Naked Fish Sushi Restaurant

                      • Lanza's Restaurant

                        "At North Shore. Great Italian food!"

                      • South Lake Tahoe

                        "Good day trip. It has entertainment and shows at the casinos."

                      • Chart House Restaurant - Lake Tahoe

                        "For those who like formal dining."

                      • Sugar Pine Point State Park

                        "Historic Ehrman Mansion, beach, dock,& hiking trails. In winter there's cross country skiin..."

                      • Lake Tahoe Pizza Company

                      • PDQ Market

                        "Grocery store with extensive wine department and great sandwiches."

                      • Chambers Landing Bar & Grill

                        "Beautiful sandy public beach. Less than a mile from the cabin."

                      • Meeks Bay Marina

                        "Park your boat on our property then launch your boat here. You can rent a boat, paddle boats..."

                      • Sunnyside Lodge

                        "Outstanding restaurant with seating near the lake."

                      • Squaw Valley USA Ski Resort

                        "Past Olympic resort. Best skiing in the area for serious skiers."

                      • Pisanos Pizza

                      • Truckee River Rafting

                        "A great family fun day! Not white water rafting. Everything can be rented. Transportation ..."

                      • Jake's on the Lake

                        "Great food! Wonderful views."

                      • Eagle Falls

                        "Our favorite hike."

                      50 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      0.5 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Chambers Landing
                      8 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Tahoe City
                      0.2 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Highway 89
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Swiss Chalet
                      1.5 Miles
                      Nearest Ski
                      0.5 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Chambers Landing

                      Car: Necessary

                      Our cabin is located in a mountainous area. Our property backs up to a greenbelt. It has great summer and winter activities for the nature lover. Hiking and biking trails are everywhere.


                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 1989

                      About the owner: Lloyd is a retired General Contractor. I am a retired teacher. We have 3 adult children and 3 grandchildren.

                      Why the Owner Chose Homewood:
                      Our family likes hiking, bike riding, going to the beach, and eating at buffets in Reno & South Shore in the summer. In the winter, our kids enjoy sledding, snowboarding and skiing. I enjoy staying at home and reading.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
                      The cabin is at the end of our street and backs up to a greenbelt. This is great for hiking and sledding. Hiking & biking trails are a 5 minute walk away.

                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english



                      • Cozy Guest House

                        Cozy Guest House

                      • Bathroom


                      • Exterior


                      • Dining & Kitchen

                        Dining & Kitchen

                      • Eagle Falls

                        Eagle Falls

                      • Emerald Bay

                        Emerald Bay

                      • Rubicon Trail

                        Rubicon Trail

                      VRBO #332392

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                      This listing was first published here in 2010.

                      Date last modified - Saturday, December 20, 2014

                      $90 - $140 per night (USD)

                      1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 4

                      View calendar: Updated 12/17/14
                      Minimum stay: 2-3 nights
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                      Member since: 2003
                      Speaks: english
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