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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation
Recent Donner Lake reviews
Donner Lake retreat
"Amazing out door spaces - we hope to return when the weather is warmer . Layout of house and decks/dock means that different activities can be enjoyed at same time."
Guest: Sherry A.Date of Stay: May 2015Review Submitted: June 7, 2015
"This location was awesome! It seemed like we were in our own alpine paradise far away from anything but 4 miles away is the old town of Truckee. Everything is there that you could ever need or want.
I took my wife here for a surprise 26th honeymoon getaway :) The owner David was very easy to work with and obviously cared that we enjoyed our stay at his own personal family lake house. VERY nicely furnished - none of the typical rental garage sale furnishings here!
It's almost like being on Kauai... you start thinking about moving in! We relaxed by the fire... plugged in Pandora to the stereo system and played our favorite 80s music...
This is the note I sent David after our trip...
"Everything was very nice. Your lake house is absolutely beautiful! My wife had an idea we were going to the Truckee area but didn't know for sure... I just told her to bring warm clothes and pack for 3 nights. We went to Pianeta's Italian for dinner, went to see the gorgeous views from Rainbow Bridge and the top of the pass on old route 40, checked out the amazing Ritz Resort at Northstar, walked and shopped old main street Truckee and had lunch at Burger Me. We spent an hour in Ace Hardware... what fun - they have EVERYTHING! That is the most awesome hardware store ever!
I'm an early riser and it was great to get up while it was still dark and watch the changes on the lake through sunrise and after. The weather was cold but dry and felt much warmer than it was. On Tuesday afternoon in Truckee it was jeans and t-shirts - almost 70F and warmer in the sun.
We had a great time enjoying each other and being together... your lake house just made everything better! We were sad to leave but glad to have the memories.""
Guest: JonDate of Stay: November 2014Review Submitted: January 24, 2015
"Your place was all we hoped it would be. The location is tops and all of the things(kayaks, bikes, etc.) were very helpful. The place was well furnished for all of our needs. We enjoyed all of the outside area and the quiet cup de sac was enjoyed by grandkids on bikes, etc. Did have problem with neighbor not allowing access to the creek. Also really enjoyed Donner Lake and entire area. We hope to try it again.
Guest: jim G.Date of Stay: June 2015Review Submitted: July 18, 2015
"We loved the "Treehouse"! Perfect location (walking distance to beach), great deck with a view if the lake and it was so clean!!! Well stocked with everything we needed. The cabin made for a very relaxing family vacation. We would love to stay again!
Only 1 recommendation: the mattress in the first bedroom should definitely be replaced. One if the most uncomfortable mattresses ever 😄"
Guest: Machamer FamilyDate of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: July 20, 2015