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Luxurious Home Located Next to Ski Hill - Stunning Views - Gourmet Kitchen

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Great room - fireplace and seating area.

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Last updated: 04/22/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Luxurious 2500 sq ft 2 level newer Tahoe-style mountain home with gourmet kitchen, great room, bar & media room, master suite, 2 bedrooms, and 2 spacious elevated decks.

Come relax and enjoy this beautiful home with incredible treetop views of Mount Rose and the local ski hill! Spacious great room perfect for entertaining features a dramatic 'Living Rock' local granite fireplace, high ceilings and Playmaster pool table. Well-equipped gourmet kitchen great for feeding large groups. Media room with HD TV, large soapstone bar with copper bar sink complete with a mini fridge. Decadent radiant heat floors in bathrooms. Free WiFi high speed internet. Washer & dryer.

Sleeps 6 (1x King, 1x Queen, 2x Twin). In the summer you can camp out under the stars on one of the two spacious decks. The back decks both offer privacy along with dramatic views of the TD DH ski hill all the way to Mt Rose and beyond.

The level driveway (rare in Tahoe!) has enough room for parking 4 cars. Along with the spacious 2 car garage makes this home perfect for your winter retreat.

Listen to the soothing whisper of Alder Creek flowing in the backyard.

Crystal clear views of the Milky Way and the night sky from the upper deck.

As a guest member you will have access to all TD facilities/amenities incl. private Donner Lake Marina:

- Summer: Hike/Bike trail complex incl beautiful Euer Valley, bike & horse rentals, golf, driving range and practice greens, tennis, pools, Donner Lake marina and beach w/ kayak, sailboat, pedal boat rentals. July 4th fireworks on the lake.
- Winter: Premier XC trail system with ski and snowshoe rentals/lessons, ski trails and night skiing. Downhill skiing with ski & snowboard rentals/lessons; New Years torchlight ski parade. Snowplay sledding area with groomed runs & sled rentals. Sunrise Bowl backcountry skiing/boarding and bomber sledding just minutes up Skislope Way.
- Year-round: Hot tub, fully equipped gym & exercise facilities at the two clubhouses.

Convenient access to Downhill and XC Ski areas:
Trail and open space access a 2 minute walk up the road.
1 min drive,10 min walk to TD Downhill ski lodge.
5 min drive to TD XC Ski/Equestrian/Bike center.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Half Bath: toilet

    Glass vessel sink....moreless

  • Bathroom : toilet, combination tub/shower

    Radiant floor heating....moreless

  • Bathroom Master: toilet, shower

    Dual sinks, river rock shower, radiant floor heating....moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player:

    DVD, sorry no Blue-Ray....moreless

  • Games:

    Couple of classics provided downstairs. Multiple card decks & bridge board. Scrabble, Pictionary and a really old Trivial Pursuit that will provide huge advantage to the over 50 crowd....moreless

  • Pool Table:

    Playmaster 6 by 12 maple claw-foot billiards table with 1.5' slate. Cues, chalk, billiard balls, and Kelley bottle provided....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Suddenlink SL200 HD programming. Nothing premium but lots of movie and kids channels....moreless

  • Stereo:

    Stereo in the Great Room with inputs for iPods and any device with a headphone output....moreless

  • Television

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

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

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Dramatic views of Mount Rose and the Tahoe Donner ski hill. Enjoy spectacular alpenglow sunsets....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage:

    There is a rack area where you can store skis and snowboards. There is also a kayak rack that will hold a boat up to 12 ft long....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    WiFi internet....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Large Gourmet Kitchen! ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Two huge decks out back. Upper deck is treetop level with views of Mount Rose and the ski hill. Lower deck is covered and private with views of the trees along Alder Creek....moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Grill is covered up in the winter....moreless

  • Tennis

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter season
Feb 23 - Apr 30, 2015
2 night min stay
$275
$1,775
4th of July
Jul 2 - Jul 6, 2015
3 night min stay
$275
Thanksgiving
Nov 25 - Nov 30, 2015
3 night min stay
$350
Christmas/New Years
Dec 19 - Jan 4, 2016
3 night min stay
$400
$2,600
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$250
$1,500

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Housecleaning Fee $175 + tax
  • Tax Rate 10%

Notes:

50% of rental fee is due at booking (non-refundable).

Remaining 50% and refundable security deposit of $500 is due 30 days prior to arrival. Cancellation policy, once we are within 30 days of arrival and full payment has been made if you cancel there is NO refund of any of the rental amount except security deposit.


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Location

30 Miles
Nearest Airport
Reno,NV
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Tahoe Donner Lodge
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
Tahoe Donner
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 80
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Tahoe Donner Lodge
1 Miles
Nearest Ski
Tahoe donner ski hill
7 Miles
Nearest Beach
Donner Lake

The base of the local hill is literally a 7 minute walk, or 1 minute drive from our house. While small, the hill is almost never crowded and powder hounds can skip the Squallywood scene for fresh tracks all day on the backside runs.

The XC trails are truly world class. 'Advanced beginners' and up simply must do the Euer Vally loop. While the climb out is a bit of a slog, the valley is absolutely stunning, and the loops in the valley floor are completely flat. Bring a nice lunch and enjoy the mellow scene at the Cookhouse, or relax in scenic isolation at the Coyote Hut.

More adventurous skiers and boarders can get their backcountry fix just up the road. Walk or drive up Skislope to the top, hike/ski/snowshoe the trails to skiers left and ride Sunrise Bowl back down to the street.

In summer Euer Valley remains one of our favorite places to hike or mountain bike to. If you time a springtime (early june) hike just right, Sagehen Creek trail (hikers only) takes you to an arm of Stampede reservoir and a literal ocean of purple flowers.

An interesting 6 mile up and back mountain bike ride can be had along Alder creek. Start by parking along Alder Creek road (south side) where the Emigrant Trail crosses the road and ride up the trail beside the creek. The creek is pretty, beaver dams and ponds abound, and there is even a few skinny bridges back and forth across the creek to test your nerve. Extend the ride up into the Tahoe Donner trail complex, or head the other way for a dramatic 20 mile round trip all the way to the Stampede reservoir boat launch (this latter ride is one of the first rides to clear in the spring, but it gets pretty hot in mid summer unless you go early or late.

And any time of the year the views of the sky from the upper deck are wonderful Alpenglow on Mount Rose, the scent of the Jeffery Pines, the whispering of Alder Creek in the back yard, and the vast clear night skies (full moons are like daylight up here, and when the moon isn't out the glittering arc of the Milky Way is something you have to see to believe.

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2009

About: We live and work in Silicon Valley. We really enjoy the activities that Lake Tahoe has to offer: hiking, biking, skiing (her), snowboarding (him), and just enjoying the incredible scenery and fresh air. After years of visiting ski resorts in Tahoe and Bear Valley, we decided North Lake Tahoe offers the most options for skiing and summer outdoor activities. We were tired of renting hotel rooms, having to vacate our room by 11 in the morning, and being restricted to microwave snacks! Since acquiring our place in Tahoe Donner, we have taken up kayaking, and cross country skating; we find them exhilarating (and at times, exhausting) sports.

Why Tahoe Donner:
At some point we decided that life was just too short to keep procrastinating. We spent the summer of 2009 hunting for a place that really 'spoke' to us. We had early on decided that Tahoe Donner was the place for us: the convenient location (easy to get to I-80 but far enough away to be quiet and private) and the vast array of amenities. We looked at a zillion houses but none 'clicked' until Matt showed us this house. The spectacular views, location, kitchen, decks, quality and elegance of construction, the level driveway (a deal maker!), and the soothing sound of Alder Creek. We were hooked.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
What's unique about our house is not any one thing. It's a hard-to-pin-down combination of convenient location combined with beauty and privacy of location. The views are endlessly amazing. Even the condos across the creek look like Santa's Village after a snowstorm. We're close to the local ski hill, and so close to TD's vast network of XC/hike/bike trails... that we don't even need to drive to enjoy our Tahoe adventures and solitude. We really enjoy the Tahoe Donner amenities - the beach club marina at Donner Lake, the Lodge restaurant, and the European feel of the community.


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Photos

  • Great room - fireplace and seating area.

    Great room - fireplace and seating area.

  • Gourmet Kitchen.

    Gourmet Kitchen.

  • Kitchen island seats 4, dining table seats 8.

    Kitchen island seats 4, dining table seats 8.

  • Main and garage entries. 8 ft slate pool table.

    Main and garage entries. 8 ft slate pool table.

  • Great room.

    Great room.

  • Comfy leather couch after a day of play.

    Comfy leather couch after a day of play.

  • Downstairs bar and TV room.

    Downstairs bar and TV room.

  • Master Bath. Dual sinks, river rock shower, walk in closet.

    Master Bath. Dual sinks, river rock shower, walk in closet.

  • Guest room - two twin beds, large closet.

    Guest room - two twin beds, large closet.

  • Large two Car Garage with convenient rack for skis and snowboards.

    Large two Car Garage with convenient rack for skis and snowboards.

  • View to Tahoe Donner ski hill on an exceptional bluebird powder day.

    View to Tahoe Donner ski hill on an exceptional bluebird powder day.

  • House from street. Level driveway!

    House from street. Level driveway!

  • Gourmet Kitchen with island that seats 4.

    Gourmet Kitchen with island that seats 4.

  • Gourmet Kitchen.

    Gourmet Kitchen.

  • Great room. 56' LCD TV now where picture is in this photo.

    Great room. 56' LCD TV now where picture is in this photo.

  • Dining area.

    Dining area.

  • Great room 'living stone', automatic gas, fireplace.

    Great room 'living stone', automatic gas, fireplace.

  • Half Bath, off of great room.

    Half Bath, off of great room.

  • Master suite - California King sleigh bed.

    Master suite - California King sleigh bed.

  • Guest Room - Queen bed, large closet.

    Guest Room - Queen bed, large closet.

  • Gest bath - shower and full bath.

    Gest bath - shower and full bath.

  • NEW! Dining set on upper deck.

    NEW! Dining set on upper deck.

  • Shhhh! Fawn checking out the lower deck.

    Shhhh! Fawn checking out the lower deck.

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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  • Response rate 88%
  • Calendar last updated 04/22/2015
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