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Last updated: 11/17/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Carnelian Bay, Tahoe City, North Lake Tahoe, easy access to North Star, Squaw valley, Alpine Meadows and Homewood resorts

3 bedrooms 2 bath Sleeps 6

The Grinning Bear home is cozy, warm and tastefully decorated with a woodsy cabin charm. It is just under 1100 sq. ft and. has 3 bedrooms, one with bunk beds and the others with queen size beds. Master bedroom has a flat screen TV and its own bath. There are two bathrooms, each with a shower and one with a bathtub. The living room has a wood burning fireplace and keeps the house toasty. Forced air heating is throughout. For entertainment there is a 7.1 surround system and a roku box with a flat panel screen. Also a Blu-ray player is available for your movie enjoyment. You can stay connected with high speed internet DSL, or watch streaming movies. The kitchen is fully equipped including: a dishwasher, microwave, toaster oven, panini maker, Keurig coffee maker, and blender. For summertime fun, the deck is great place for flipping burgers on the grill, while sitting at the picnic table relaxing and sipping your favorite umbrella drink.

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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 1065 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms


  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library


  • Family


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Seats six for movie watching...moreless

  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Wood Stove:

    Living room...moreless


  • Coffee Maker:

    KEURIG coffee maker...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill


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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Nov 25 - Nov 28, 2015
4 night min stay

flat fee
Dec 20 - Dec 26, 2015
7 night min stay

flat fee
Dec 27 - Jan 2, 2016
7 night min stay

flat fee
MLK Weekend
Jan 15 - Jan 17, 2016
3 night min stay

flat fee
Presidents Weekend
Feb 12 - Feb 14, 2016
3 night min stay

flat fee
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$150 $200
Fri, Sat
$1,050 $3,200
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning $150 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Tax Rate 10%

Cancellation policy:

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

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Last updated: 11/17/2015
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: Loving the outdoors makes Tahoe a perfect fit for our family. As kids growing up Tahoe was always the destination of choice. Now proving the apple does not fall far from tree our kids really wanted us to find a place somewhere around the lake. Well as luck would have it we found a place close to where we vacationed as kids. The house is modest but it provides memories that are not. We hope that you also can create memories for your family. Our home is a great place to relax out on the deck while the dogs frolic in the yard or relax inside with a movie after a hard day of hiking, biking, or skiing. We like it and hope you will Too!!

Why the Owner Chose Carnelian Bay:
This home is close to all the excitement of Tahoe and only a block away from the forest which provide endless hours of fun hiking, biking, x-country skiing.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
Being centrally located is a big plus when heading out for your day of fun. We are centrally located to Squaw Valley, Northstar, Alpine Meadows, Homewood, Tahoe City, Kings Beach, and Lake Tahoe is about five minutes away.

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  • Does a bear grin in the woods?

    Does a bear grin in the woods?

  • Summer is here

    Summer is here

  • Front Parking

    Front Parking

  • relaxation station

    relaxation station

  • neighborhood visitors

    neighborhood visitors

  • Bedroom #1
Queen Bed

    Bedroom #1 Queen Bed

  • Bedroom # 2

    Bedroom # 2 Bunk

  • Hall Bath

    Hall Bath

  • Backyard


  • Grinning Bear

    Grinning Bear

  • Back Deck

    Back Deck

  • Back Deck View

    Back Deck View

  • At least they could toss me a bone

    At least they could toss me a bone

  • Mr. Grinning Bear

    Mr. Grinning Bear

  • Bedroom #2
Bunk Bed

    Bedroom #2 Bunk Bed

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Master Bath

    Master Bath

VRBO #412217

This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Thursday, November 26, 2015

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