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Private Mountain Estate, Ski/Bike Out the Front Door!

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Last updated: 02/08/2017

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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:10
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:Chalet
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Chalet, 4 Bedrooms + Loft + Den, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 8-10)

Enjoy this spacious, mountain retreat with friends or family any time of year! Sleeps ten, with four bedrooms and three baths, plus loft and den (both with full size futons). There is an open floor plan with large kitchen and living area, and it is tri-level so rooms have privacy.

This home is kid friendly. There are stairs, as it is a tri-level home, and we have some gates available if needed for stairwells.

Interior furnishings have been recently upgraded and most everything is brand new. Kitchen- new cookware & utensils, silverware, plates, glasses, etc. Beds- 1 Cal King, 2 Queens, 1 Bunk, all brand new mattresses, linens throughout. New livingroom furnishings, including new sectional couch and LCD TV. Also included are many DVD movies, along with children's toys and sleds for outdoor fun!

This is the BEST LOCATION IN ALL OF TRUCKEE! Many people not from Truckee do not know about this hidden gem of a neighborhood- Martiswood Estates.
Our property is at the end of a cul-de-sac and borders Tahoe National Forest... talk about privacy! And no need to pile the kids in the car for a hike or sledding... just open up the front door. Bring your snowmobiles, cross-country skis, or mountain bikes and enjoy miles of trails.

All phone calls and Wi-Fi Internet access are free!

Centrally located to amenities: here are estimated times to the following locations:
*Downtown Truckee = 5 minutes
*Northstar = 15 minutes
*Squaw/Alpine = 20 minutes
*Donner Lake = 13 minutes
*Lake Tahoe = 15 minutes (King's Beach)
*Grocery/shopping = 5 minutes

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Member since: 2007

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 02/08/2017

Property Type

  • 3 story
  • Chalet

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 10
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Absolutely no smoking allowed anywhere near or on this property!...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

  • Bedroom 1


  • Bedroom 2


  • Bedroom 3


  • Bedroom 4


  • Loft + Den


  • King size beds (1) downstairs on basement floor near garage entry, french doors open to outside from den that adjoins room., Queen size Beds (2) one queen room upstairs and one on main floor., Baby Cribs (1) upstairs, Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) one futon in upstairs loft and one in downstairs den., Bunk Beds (1) located upstairs, in same room with crib....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Ski in/ski out is for crosscountry... this property borders Tahoe National. Forest and trails run for miles, you can also snowmobile, snowshoe, etc. It is a 15 minutes Snowmobile to Northstar!...moreless


  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable:

    (2) 32' LCD Flatscreen TV on main floor, standard 20' TV downstairs in den....moreless

  • Television:


  • Toys
  • Video Library:

    DVD's, childrens and adults...moreless


  • Away From It All
  • Family


  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    gorgeous forest views! no other homes in sight!...moreless

  • Ski-In:

    crosscountry- forest borders this property....moreless

  • Ski-Out

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people


  • Broadband Access:


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided:

    Beach towels are not provided...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Wireless available...moreless

  • Wood Fireplace
  • Wood Stove


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen:

    Fully equipped with everything needed for cooking and baking....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio:

    (2) main deck off living area over looking beautiful forest scenery, 2nd deck off den downstairs....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill


Write a review 5
from 7 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500


Rates also depend upon number in party and time of year

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

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Car: Recommended

Located 5 minutes from downtown old Truckee, but sits on a quiet cul-de-sac on the National Forest edge


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

Why the Owner Chose Truckee, CA, USA:
Private and serene, we couldn't resist this location! When opening the car door the first time, all I could hear were the trees whispering, and all I could see were the massive trees surrounding the property - pure heaven!!

The Unique Benefits at this Chalet:
You feel like you are home in the middle of the forest, no other tourists or vacationers to bother you, very peaceful setting and you can walk out the front door for your outdoor activities with no need to drive.

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 02/08/2017

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  • Front of house winter

    Front of house winter

  • kitchen w/breakfast bar

    kitchen w/breakfast bar

  • view from deck winter

    view from deck winter

  • upstairs bunk room

    upstairs bunk room

  • side of house

    side of house

  • kitchen


  • King bedroom downstairs

    King bedroom downstairs

  • Fireplace and living room

    Fireplace and living room

  • Queen bedroom main floor

    Queen bedroom main floor

  • Dining area

    Dining area

  • front of house/forest summer

    front of house/forest summer

  • downstairs den w/double/queen futon, french doors out to side of house

    downstairs den w/double/queen futon, french doors out to side of house

  • forest view from deck- summer

    forest view from deck- summer

  • front from forest

    front from forest

  • our street- quiet, upscale neighborhood- house is at the end

    our street- quiet, upscale neighborhood- house is at the end

  • Upstairs queen bedroom

    Upstairs queen bedroom

  • Front entry and stairs to 2nd floor

    Front entry and stairs to 2nd floor

  • Downstairs den

    Downstairs den

  • Living area

    Living area

VRBO #154681

This listing was first published here in 2007.

Date last modified - Sunday, April 02, 2017

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