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This charming 3bdrm/2ba home is located on a spacious 1/4 acre lot just 2 miles from famous camp richardson beach and resort. Surrounded by miles of tree lined bike trails and hiking trails. Short drive to emerald bay, fallen leaf lake, heavenly ski resort and casinos, homewood ski resort and sierra at tahoe.Great restaurants less than 10 minute walk. It is located on a main road that is snow plowed regularly for easy access and short walk to convenient bus service. It has a 2 car garage w/remote control access. Our vacation getaway was built in the 1950's and has been beautifully renovated with an updated warm, cozy feel. Each of the 3 bedrooms has a queen bed.There is an additional bonus room with a twin bed and a futon bed in the upstairs living room.The cottage has a wood-burning fireplace in the downstairs family room and a romantic electric fireplace in the upstairs living room. There is a large flat-screen hdtv, dvd player and a large deck overlooking the backyard. Our children have enjoyed years of sledding in the backyard on the small hill. It features a separate dining room with double french doors opening to the back deck-perfect for family meals! The kitchen is well stocked with stove, oven, microwave, dishwasher, and almost everything you could need. :) We have tried our best to create an atmosphere that is relaxing and memorable. Tahoe offers so many options for fun activities! Fall is perfect for hiking,walking on the beach and enjoying the gorgeous lake and mountain views, golfing, horseback riding, etc. Winter and early spring is the perfect time for skiing, snowboarding, sledding, snow-ball fights, comfort food and fantastic restaurants. Summer is wonderful for picnics on the lake, hiking, biking, jet-skis, swimming, boating, and all seasons provide breath taking views of the beautiful mountains and lake tahoe.
This home provides a perfect space for two families to enjoy. Upstair has its own bedroom, living room and full bath.
Late Spring-Early Summer May 25 - Jul 2, 2015 2 night min stay
July 4th Weekend Jul 3 - Jul 6, 2015 4 night min stay
$1,200 flat fee
Summer Jul 7 - Sep 3, 2015 2 night min stay
Labor Day Weekend Sep 4 - Sep 6, 2015 3 night min stay
$750 flat fee
Late Summer Sep 7 - Sep 22, 2015 2 night min stay
Early Fall Sep 23 - Nov 25, 2015 2 night min stay
Thanksgiving Nov 26 - Nov 28, 2015 3 night min stay
$525 flat fee
Late Fall Nov 29 - Dec 20, 2015 2 night min stay
Winter Holidays Dec 21 - Jan 3, 2016 5 night min stay
Winter Jan 4 - Jan 14, 2016 2 night min stay
Martin Luther King, Jr. Jan 15 - Jan 18, 2016 3 night min stay
Late Winter Jan 19 - Mar 20, 2016 2 night min stay
My Standard Rate 2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Refundable Damage Deposit$200
Ask about 4th Night Free in Fall and 5th Night Free in Winter -Non Holiday
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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About the owner: My husband and I met 25 years ago in a beautiful, red, 2 story cottage in South Lake Tahoe, very similar to our vacation home. I had flown to Tahoe to attend a friend's birthday and he was one of her roommates. We fell in love that weekend(I know, still hard for me to believe) and were married less than a year later. Ten years ago we were actively looking for a vacation home and I saw the internet listing for our vacation home. I called my husband and told him that it was so similar to the home in which we had met,and although at that time it needed a lot of work, we bought it and it became a labor of love. It has been the center of so many happy family memories. Our children are young adults now and our middle son married young and we have two beautiful granddaughters. They have helped us create another generation of wonderful family adventures. We hope to share our home and help other families create happy memories to last a lifetime.
Why the Owner Chose Camp Richardson: My husband and I fell in love 25 years ago when I was visiting Lake Tahoe...so Tahoe was a romantic choice for our vacation home.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage: Our home is unique in the 1950's design and architecture. It is different than many of the cabins nearby with its cottage themed decor instead of all wood interior. Interior design is my passion and I am drawn to the eclectic warm and cozy feeling of cheerful colors that seems to take us back to a simple, family based lifestyle. For the knotty pine fan, we still have one room that holds true to that theme. Best of both worlds!