VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More
Donner Lake is the place to be in the Summer! It is warm, beautiful and peaceful. Wake up and hear the mountain chickadees singing their song. Have your morning coffee on our deck overlooking the lake, or walk across the street and enjoy the sun on the docks. Paddle your board right from the dock or put your boat in the water and park it across the street from the house. Docks are perfect for early morning fishing, or water skiing/wakeboarding and paddleboarding when the water is calm and glassy. The house is close to the Public Beach, Truckee, Northstar, Squaw Valley, and Tahoe City for other summer recreation. Or just relax in a quiet and private place.he docks. Paddle your board right from the dock or put your boat in the water and park it across the street from the house. Docks are perfect for early morning fishing, or water skiing/wakeboarding and paddleboarding when the water is calm and glassy. The house is close to the Public Beach, Truckee, Northstar, Squaw Valley, and Tahoe City for other summer recreation. Or just relax in a quiet and private place.
This house is ideal for a couple or family...very convenient to any activity you want to do. Private and peaceful with beautiful views of Donner Lake and surrounding Mountains.
In the winter our house is warm and cozy with fantastic views of Donner Lake and the snow covered mountains. We are closest to Sugar Bowl, Donner Ski Ranch and Boreal. Northstar, Squaw Valley, and Alpine Meadows are only 15 minutes away. Our parking area is plowed. Walkways and stairs are shoveled before your arrival. We are on a main road that is plowed consistently.
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
Property Damage Protection$59
During Holiday periods and high season there are no "check-ins or outs" on Saturday. 2 night minimum is required.
Rates are subject to change.
Cancellation Policy. You may cancel 30 days or more before the date of your arrival and receive a full refund less $50. After 30 days no refund will be given unless I can rent the house for the same time period and at the same rate.
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
Book with confidence
Paying through this free service protects your payment up to $10,000 against listing fraud. If you are not paying through HomeAway Payments always call the owner at the number listed on our website and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.
Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
Truckee is a year round historic tourist town. There are 7 ski areas within 10 to 20 minutes of the house many with year round activities, including Squaw Valley the site of the 1960 Winter Olympics and Northstar California which is one of the Vail Resort Properties. Sugar Bowl is one of the oldest ski areas in the United States and the closest ski area to the house. Sugar Bowl offers a unique modern ski area experience while retaining the old Lodge and classic ski area feeling. Boreal is also very close and offers night skiing and a Woodward Training Complex. Lake Tahoe is 25 minutes away and a spectacular destination. We have great restaurants, shopping and easy access to all types of adventures!
Year Purchased: 2005
About the owner: We are a small family of three. We love Donner Lake and also live here. I am a REALTOR and manage our rental as well as helping my husband, Ben, with his General Contracting business. Ben was born and raised at Donner Lake and I have lived up here for 30 years! We love skiing in winter and boating in the summer.
Why the Owner Chose Truckee: The great location across the street from Donner Lake!
The Unique Benefits at this House: It is so peaceful and relaxing. We love looking at the lake and walking across the street to have our morning coffee on one of the docks!