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West Shore Lake Tahoe Ca Charming,Cozy Cabin. Romantic/Family-Friendly, Hot Tub

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Front view in Summer. Pine trees provide privacy from quiet Ward Creek Road

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Last updated: 11/22/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Pineland cabin description

Three Bears Cabin is a quintessential storybook Tahoe cabin designed and built by famed Tahoe architect Burt Anderson (it is rumored that he even lived in this house at one point).

This cozy cabin is perfect for 1-2 couples or a family of up to 6 for your summer or winter vacation on the West Shore of Lake Tahoe. It is located in the quiet neighborhood of Pineland, on a well-maintained road that is mostly traveled by residents only (no through traffic). You'll feel comfortable having the kids and dog playing in the yard area around the house, knowing the car traffic is at a minimum here.

You'll enjoy a fully-equipped cabin with plenty of off- street parking, a large wrap-around deck with outdoor dining and BBQ area, and a 6 person hot tub. Inside, an alarm system, mud room with ski racks and boot & glove dryers, full size washer and dryer, mountain decor and architecture, 39' flat screen TV with High-Def cable, TiVo DVR, Blueray DVD player and Apple TV are all available to make your stay feel like home. There is a second TV+DVD player in the loft, making it the perfect spot for the kids to settle in and watch a movie before bed. Secure 50MB wireless internet access is available for all your electronic devices. Central heating will keep you warm and cozy, and a freestanding gas stove in the living room adds extra warmth and ambiance. A recliner sofa in living room is ideal for settling in and watch the game or a movie. A fully-equipped kitchen, bathroom, and all bedding is provided to make your stay simple and relaxing.

The house is located directly across the street from Ward Creek, and the lake itself is located less than 1 mile away. Popular activities include fishing, boating, swimming, paddle boarding, kite boarding, kayaking, canoeing, sun bathing on the beach, etc.

Take a leisurely stroll to three great restaurants: Sunnyside Resort, Firesign, and Spoon. A ski/snowboard rental shop (West Shore Sports), and a mini-mart/deli/liquor store (Sunnyside Market) are all less than 1 mile away from the cabin.

A half-mile walk will take you to Kilner Park, where you can find beach volleyball, lighted tennis courts, swings, sandbox, jungle gym, and the biggest spiral slide in Tahoe! And just across Highway 89, you'll find the beach!

In winter, a shuttle bus conveniently stops directly in front of the house every 30 minutes for pick-up and drop-off at Alpine Meadows' Sherwood lift, which is only 2 miles/5 minute drive up the road. Imagine the convenience of not having to get in the car to get to your ski lift! Cross country skiing, back country skiing, and snowmobiling is accessible right out of the back door. Family-friendly Homewood Ski Resort is only 3.5 miles away and world renowned Squaw Valley is just 20 minutes away.

In summer, the Tahoe Rim Trailhead is conveniently located 1/2 mile away for your mountain biking and hiking enthusiasts. Less than 1 mile away, 15 miles of paved bike path makes for great family fun with commanding lake views. The bike path is also used for roller-blades, jogging, walking or access to the Truckee river for fishing and rafting. For those looking for more of a challenge, try biking up to either Alpine Meadows or Squaw Valley ski resorts from the bike path along Hwy 89.

Tahoe City is a short 3 miles drive where you will find all the amenities expected in a small mountain town: lake-side fine dining, shopping, coffee shops, bars, grocery & drug stores, ethnic food restaurants, movie theater, yoga studios & day spas, fitness clubs, banks, golf courses, bike/ski/snowboard rentals, river rafting, fly fishing, boat rentals, etc.

For additional nightlife options, gambling casinos and live concerts can be found in Crystal Bay, located at the California-Nevada boarder, 10 miles (20 minutes drive) north of Tahoe City. If this cabin is not avaiable during the dates of our Tahoe vactation please consider staying at our other property VRBO# 630558. It is also a cute 2BR+1BA Tahoe cabin located in the Timberland neighborhood on the West Shore of Lake Tahoe.

Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 775 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            25...moreless

          • Children Welcome:

            10 minute walk to Kilner Park has swings, sandbox, jungle gym, the biggest spiral slide in Tahoe, sand volleyball courts, and lighted tennis courts! Across Highway 89 there is three hundred feet of beach, though rather rocky....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered:

            Additional fees per pet, per stay, will apply....moreless

          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

            ...moreless

          • Loft: 1 sleep sofa /futon

            Sleeper Sofa w/ double bed...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

            Queen bed plus sleeper sofa with double bed...moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

            Walk-In Shower (no Tub)...moreless

          • Full bath with pedestal sink and walk-in shower (no bathtub).

          Other Amenities

              • Tahoe City is only five miles to the Squaw Valley turn-off, which is home to the 1960 Winter Olympics. Tahoe City also has public beaches, a marina, and a downtown area that is charming and filled with local shops, restaurants, and other commercial services. Tahoe City has many local events and many look forward to the seasonal Farmers’ Market, Free Beach Movies, and Sunday afternoon live music concerts on the beach. In the winter, many consider the SnowFest week of activities one of the best events of the entire year in the Tahoe City area. Tahoe City’s close proximity to Lake Tahoe recreational activities such as boating, hiking, biking (dirt and paved trails), tennis, golf, skiing, shopping, and restaurants makes this a great area for those that enjoy being outdoors, and getting away from it all. If this cabin is not avaiable during the dates of our Tahoe vactation please consider staying at our other property VRBO# 630558...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books:

                Kids and Adult Books...moreless

              • DVD Player:

                Blueray DVD Player + Apple TV for streaming movies and content....moreless

              • Games:

                Chess, Backgammon, cards, poker chips, board games (Cranium, Monopoly)...moreless

              • Music Library:

                iPod Docking Station...moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                HD Cable w/ Tivo DVR...moreless

              • Stereo:

                iPad/iPhone/iPad Docking Station and FM Stereo...moreless

              • Television:

                39' HD Flat Screen TV in living room, plus bonus TV with built-in DVD player in loft...moreless

              • Toys:

                Lincoln Logs, stuffed animals...moreless

              Theme

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

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Marina
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Horseback Riding
              • Miniature Golf
              • Paddle Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Mountain View:

                Backs up to Forest Service Land...moreless

              • Resort:

                Alpine Meadows Resort 3 miles up Ward Creek road....moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Hunting Big Game
              • Hunting Small Game
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Mountaineering
              • Paragliding
              • Parasailing
              • Rafting
              • Rock Climbing
              • Roller Blading
              • Sailing
              • Ski Lift Privileges
              • Ski Privileges Optional
              • Skiing
              • Snowboarding
              • Snowmobiling
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Water Tubing
              • Whitewater Rafting
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining:

                Dining Nook seats up to 6 and Kitchen Bar seats 2....moreless

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 6 people

              General

              • Clothes Dryer:

                Full size washer and dryer...moreless

              • Fitness Room / Equipment:

                6 Person Outdoor Hot Tub...moreless

              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating:

                Central Forced Air Heating AND a gas 'wood' stove in living room...moreless

              • Internet:

                50MB Secure Wi-Fi Internet Access...moreless

              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room
              • Parking:

                Plenty of off street parking...moreless

              • Telephone:

                Free local and long distance calling...moreless

              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine:

                Full size washer and dryer...moreless

              • Wood Stove:

                Gas Burning Free-Standing 'Wood' Stove...moreless

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker
              • Dishes & Utensils:

                Fully Stocked...moreless

              • Dishwasher

              Outside

              • Bicycles:

                15 mile long bike path one mile away for family bike rides. Tahoe Rim Trail Head .5 miles away for mountain biking and hiking....moreless

              • Boat:

                Boat rental available at Sunnyside Resort 1 mile away....moreless

              • Deck / Patio:

                East & South Facing Wrap-Around Deck w/ 6 person hot tub...moreless

              • Golf:

                Numerous golf courses in area...moreless

              • Kayak / Canoe:

                Truckee River 3 miles away...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill
              • Ski & Snowboard:

                2 miles to Alpine Meadows, 4 miles to Homewood, 15 miles to Squaw Valley. 1 mile to West Shore Sports Ski Rental....moreless

              • Tennis:

                5 minute walk to the forested Ward Creek public park with volleyball and lighted tennis courts, swings, sandbox, jungle gym, and slides....moreless

              • Water Sports Gear:

                Personal Watercraft (i.e. Jet ski, Wave Runners, kayak, SUP, etc) rental available at Sunnyside Resort 1 mile away....moreless

              Pool / Spa

                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Thanksgiving Holiday
                  Nov 26 - Nov 30, 2014
                  4 night min stay
                  $225 $250
                  Thu, Fri, Sat
                  $1,350
                  Winter Low Season
                  Dec 1 - Dec 18, 2014
                  2 night min stay
                  $150 $175
                  Fri, Sat
                  $900
                  Christmas Week
                  Dec 19 - Dec 25, 2014
                  5 night min stay
                  $250 $250
                  Fri, Sat
                  $1,350
                  Week After Christmas
                  Dec 26 - Dec 30, 2014
                  4 night min stay
                  $250
                  $1,650
                  New Years
                  Dec 31 - Jan 3, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $250
                  $1,500
                  Winter High Season
                  Jan 4 - Feb 13, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $179 $199
                  Fri, Sat
                  $1,195
                  President's Week
                  Feb 14 - Feb 22, 2015
                  5 night min stay
                  $250 $275
                  Fri, Sat, Sun
                  $1,500
                  Winter High Season
                  Feb 23 - Apr 30, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $179 $199
                  Fri, Sat
                  $1,194
                  Spring Low Season
                  May 1 - May 31, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $150 $175
                  Fri, Sat
                  $750
                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  $175
                  $1,050 $4,375
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees and Rental Conditions:

                  • Cleaning Fee $130 + tax
                  • Property Damage Protection $49
                  • Pet Fee $50 + tax
                  • Tax Rate 12%

                  Notes:

                  .If this cabin is not avaiable during the dates of our Tahoe vactation please consider staying at our other property VRBO# 505405. It is also a cute 2BR+1BA Tahoe cabin located in the Pineland neighborhood on the West Shore of Lake Tahoe.1. Reservations over 10 days will require additional house cleaning services and charges every 7 days.

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                  Last updated: 11/22/2014
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                  Location

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                  45 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Reno, NV
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Sunnyside Resort
                  3 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Tahoe City Municipal Golf Course
                  15 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  I-80
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Sunnyside Resort
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Ski
                  Alpine Meadows
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Kaspian Beach Recreation Area

                  Car: Recommended

                  The cabin is centrally located and backs up to public-access Forest Service land. The cabin is located along the west shore of Lake Tahoe, 3 miles south of Tahoe City, in the Sunnyside area (Pineland neighborhood). The cabin is 1 mile from Lake Tahoe, 2 miles to the Sherwood lift parking lot at Alpine Meadows, .5 miles to the Pacific Rim trail head, 1 mile to the bike path, 1 mile to three restaurants, kids playground, and community tennis courts. If this cabin is not avaiable during the dates of our Tahoe vactation please consider staying at our other property VRBO# 630558. It is also a cute 2BR+1BA Tahoe cabin located in the Timberland neighborhood on the West Shore of Lake Tahoe.

                  There are three excellent dining choices about a mile of the house, all highly visible on Hwy 89, that are all right across the street from each other.

                  Sunnyside Resort offer high-end lakeside dining (http://www.sunnysideresort.com), Spoon offers family style dining (http://www.spoontakeout.com), Firesign Cafe is a great breakfast and lunch spot (http://www.firesigncafe.com), and Sunnyside Market and Deli where you can pick up deli-style sandwiches and basics (i.e. milk, eggs, bread, beer, soda, ice cream, etc.).

                  There are other options about 3 miles to the south on Hwy 89 around Homewood many, many more about 3 miles to the north in and around Tahoe City.

                   

                  Owner info

                  About the owner: If this cabin is not avaiable during the dates of our Tahoe vactation please consider staying at our other property VRBO# 630558. It is also a cute 2BR+1BA Tahoe cabin located in the Timberland neighborhood on the West Shore of Lake Tahoe.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
                  There are three excellent dining choices about a mile of the house, all highly visible on Hwy 89, that are all right across the street from each other. Sunnyside Resort offer high-end lakeside dining (http://www.sunnysideresort.com), Spoon offers family style dining (http://www.spoontakeout.com), Firesign Cafe is a great breakfast and lunch spot (http://www.firesigncafe.com), and Sunnyside Market and Deli where you can pick up deli-style sandwiches and basics (i.e. milk, eggs, bread, beer, soda, ice cream, etc.). There are other options about 3 miles to the south on Hwy 89 around Homewood many, many more about 3 miles to the north in and around Tahoe City.


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                  Photos

                  • Front view in Summer.  Pine trees provide privacy from quiet Ward Creek Road

                    Front view in Summer. Pine trees provide privacy from quiet Ward Creek Road

                  • Front view in late Fall

                    Front view in late Fall

                  • 6 Seat hot tub with surrounding ski fence for privacy and ambiance.

                    6 Seat hot tub with surrounding ski fence for privacy and ambiance.

                  • Brand-new gas grill

                    Brand-new gas grill

                  • Gas Stove provides ambiance and lots of heat combined w/ forced air central heat

                    Gas Stove provides ambiance and lots of heat combined w/ forced air central heat

                  • Living Room-39' HD Flat Screen TV, Tivo DVR, BlueRay/DVD, AppleTV, and iPod dock

                    Living Room-39' HD Flat Screen TV, Tivo DVR, BlueRay/DVD, AppleTV, and iPod dock

                  • Galley Kitchen w/ brand new appliances, including dishwasher & garbage disposal

                    Galley Kitchen w/ brand new appliances, including dishwasher & garbage disposal

                  • Dining Nook-Seats 6 (table has extension leaf to provide seating for 6)

                    Dining Nook-Seats 6 (table has extension leaf to provide seating for 6)

                  • Bedroom 2: Queen Bed w/ memory foam mattress top.

                    Bedroom 2: Queen Bed w/ memory foam mattress top.

                  • Semi-private loft: Double Bed Sleeper Sofa w/ memory foam mattress topper

                    Semi-private loft: Double Bed Sleeper Sofa w/ memory foam mattress topper

                  • Bathroom w/ Pedestal Sink and Walk-In shower.

                    Bathroom w/ Pedestal Sink and Walk-In shower.

                  • Laundry/Mud Room (since replaced with brand new stacking washer/dryer)

                    Laundry/Mud Room (since replaced with brand new stacking washer/dryer)

                  • Side Viewwithf large wrap-around,southeast facing deck offering plenty of sun.

                    Side Viewwithf large wrap-around,southeast facing deck offering plenty of sun.

                  • Front view in Winter

                    Front view in Winter

                  • Southeast facing wrap around deck offer sunny outdoor dining.

                    Southeast facing wrap around deck offer sunny outdoor dining.

                  • Living Room with seating for 7 & Gas Stove

                    Living Room with seating for 7 & Gas Stove

                  • Living Room with valuted, open beam ceiling and hand carved woodwork.

                    Living Room with valuted, open beam ceiling and hand carved woodwork.

                  • Living Room with recliner sofa and Dining Nook

                    Living Room with recliner sofa and Dining Nook

                  • Kitchen view from Breakfast Bar-Seats 2

                    Kitchen view from Breakfast Bar-Seats 2

                  • Bedrooom 1: Queen bed with feather bed mattress top

                    Bedrooom 1: Queen bed with feather bed mattress top

                  • Bedroom 2: Double Bed Sleeper Sofa (Queen Bed in BR2 shown separately)

                    Bedroom 2: Double Bed Sleeper Sofa (Queen Bed in BR2 shown separately)

                  • Open beam cileing in loft overlooks living room

                    Open beam cileing in loft overlooks living room

                  • Mud Room provides coat & ski racks, boot & glove dryer, and chalk message board.

                    Mud Room provides coat & ski racks, boot & glove dryer, and chalk message board.

                  • View of Lake Tahoe less than a 5 minute hike immediately behind the cabin.

                    View of Lake Tahoe less than a 5 minute hike immediately behind the cabin.

                  VRBO #505405

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                  This listing was first published here in 2013.

                  Date last modified - Saturday, November 22, 2014

                  $150 - $275 per night (USD)
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                  2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

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                  Minimum stay: 2-5 nights
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