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Lake Tahoe Cabin, Midweek Dates Available, Sleeps 4

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Last updated: 09/13/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Homewood cabin description

Enjoy the beauty of Lake Tahoe's West Shore in our cabin. It is 4 hours to San Francisco and 2 hours to Sacramento. Our cabin is two blocks off of Highway 89 and backs up to open space.

Welcome to our cozy cabin. It is a guest house on a property that has a larger cabin that is also available for rent (see ad 31691). The driveway accommodates 1 vehicle in the winter – unlimited in the summer.
The cabin was built in 1989 and has just been remodeled. It is a one bedroom guesthouse. 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 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. Bring your laptop, we have WiFi. We just installed a new washer/dryer 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 outdoor chairs.

Spring, Summer & Fall Activities
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 /Ehrman Mansion (3 miles) with sandy, white beach 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. The cabin is two miles away from West Shore Cafe & Inn. 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. Surrounding the Lake Tahoe Basin are hundreds of miles of trails ranging from easy to strenuous. Take a 5 mile Rafting Trip down the Truckee River from Tahoe City ending at the River Ranch Restaurant. See the website on VRBO that show's pictures and info on places that we recommend.

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 guest cabin is next to open space (greenbelt) which can be used for sledding, hiking, and snowshoeing. We supply the sleds. Sugar Pine Park has cross-country skiing. 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 (16 miles) and Alpine Meadows (15 miles) are minutes away.

Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 850 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Children Welcome:

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

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

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

          • Smoking Allowed:

            Must smoke outside....moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed

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

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Pantry Items:

            Cremora, sugar and some spices....moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:


          • Kitchen
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Cooking Utensils
          • Refrigerator
          • Stove
          • Oven
          • Microwave
          • Seating for 4 people


          • 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

          • Living Room:

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

          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

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

          • Heating:

            Wall Heater...moreless

          • Washing Machine
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Linens Provided
          • Iron & Board
          • Wood Stove
          • Towels Provided
          • Hair Dryer

          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


                  • Wireless Internet

                  Outdoor Features

                      • Deck / Patio


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

                      Location & View

                          • Mountain View:

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


                          • Churches
                          • Mountain Climbing
                          • Whitewater Rafting
                          • Cross Country Skiing
                          • Kayaking
                          • Pier Fishing
                          • Rafting
                          • Swimming
                          • Skiing
                          • Water Skiing
                          • Mountain Biking
                          • Sailing
                          • Cycling
                          • Fishing
                          • Hiking
                          • Ice Skating
                          • Rock Climbing
                          • Jet Skiing
                          • Snowmobiling
                          • ATM/Bank
                          • Cinemas
                          • Restaurants
                          • Walking
                          • Gambling Casinos
                          • Miniature Golf
                          • Shopping
                          • Wildlife Viewing
                          • Boating
                          • Scenic Drives
                          • Outlet Shopping
                          • Paddle Boating
                          • Sight Seeing
                          • Sledding
                          • Groceries
                          • Laundromat
                          • Snowboarding
                          • Freshwater Fishing


                          Write a review 4.7
                          from 24 traveler reviews
                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Oct 1 - Nov 26, 2014
                          2 night min stay
                          $90 $110
                          Fri, Sat
                          Nov 26 - Nov 28, 2014
                          3 night min stay

                          flat fee
                          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


                          • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
                          • Cleaning Fee $60
                          • 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: 09/13/2014
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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
                          0.2 Miles
                          Nearest Motorway
                          Highway 89
                          0.5 Miles
                          Nearest Beach
                          Chambers Landing
                          0.5 Miles
                          Nearest Barpub
                          Chambers Landing
                          1.5 Miles
                          Nearest Ski
                          8 Miles
                          Nearest Golf
                          Tahoe City
                          1 Miles
                          Nearest Restaurant
                          Swiss Chalet

                          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 - Friday, August 15, 2014

                          $90 - $140 per night (USD)

                          1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 4

                          View calendar: Updated 09/13/14
                          Minimum stay: 2-3 nights
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