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September Special! Explore Nevada's "Little Yosemite" From Cowboy Chalet

Bedrooms 3
Space 2,700 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10

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Welcome to Little Creek Crossing, a single-family vacation home located in the historic and beautiful town of Lamoille, Nevada. Lamoille is in northeastern Nevada, at the base of the Ruby Mountain range, and just a short 20 minute drive from Elko, Nevada. If you’re looking for peace, beauty, comfort, and serenity, look no further—you’ve found it here!

Little Creek Crossing is a 2700 square foot custom cedar home with BIG windows to take in the BIG views! The home comfortably sleeps ten (2 Kings, 1 Queen, 2 Twin bunk beds, and a Queen sofa sleeper) and is the perfect place to meet and reconnect with family and friends. Whether you’re entertaining guests on the stone patio, relaxing with a book or movie in the media room, or sipping a glass of wine in front of the Great Room gas fireplace, you’ll enjoy all the comforts and extra amenities the home provides.

Guests come first here! And from the moment you enter the doors, you’ll appreciate the special attention to details that make this home so comfortable and unique. This property is privately owned & personally managed--our primary focus is to make your stay so outstanding that you'll tell all your friends and say, 'WE'VE GOT TO COME BACK!'

Our kitchen is LOADED with everything you need to cook that romantic gourmet dinner for two or a feast for yourself and friends. Kitchen Aid appliances, a professional Viking Stove, lots of cowboy cookbooks—these are the things that might make you want to cook but, if not—never fear, you’re just a short two-minute walk from our two local restaurants!

You’ll love all the extra touches. The tasteful western décor, the luxury bedding, the plush towels… everything designed with your comfort in mind. The dining room features a BIG western table that comfortably seats ten. You're sure to enjoy hanging out in the media room watching satellite TV or movies on the 50” plasma screen. And for those of you who mix business with pleasure, our high speed wireless internet will make sure you stay connected with home.

Little Creek Crossing is family friendly! Lots of books, movies, and games for adults and kids of all ages.

Lamoille is a truly spectacular setting and a favorite spot for weddings, family reunions, and all kinds of gatherings. While we don't allow large events at Little Creek Crossing, please contact us and we'll be glad to help you find the perfect venue for your special event.

Special rates and last minute discounts may be available. Please call or email us today!

More Details

Suzy Palacio
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 16, 2017

About Suzy Palacio

We're a family of 5 with a passion for traveling. We love staying in vacation rentals and do so almost exclusively. Some of our favorite rentals have been on Cape Cod, Cape Ann, Maui, St. Augustine, and in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. A huge part of the fun for me is in the planning of trips--I've been known to look at hundreds of homes before I book. ;-) So fun to see different homes, different styles, different neighborhoods. There is no comparison between staying in a hotel and staying in someone's home. We just love it.

Suzy Palacio purchased this house in 2007

Why Suzy Palacio chose Nevada

My husband John grew up on a ranch in Lamoille and really wanted our boys to experience the quiet pristine beauty of Lamoille. We bought this home because it's close enough to where we live in Elko that we can get to enjoy it many weekends a year. We always say that we can literally feel our blood pressure drop 10 points when we drop down the last hill into Lamoille. There's a peacefulness about the property that's very hard to describe but unlike any place else for us.

What makes this house unique

We love that our home feels like it's in the "country" but still is very close to great food and two great taverns. You can barhop with no driving required!

No visit would be complete without a drive into Lamoille Canyon, sometimes referred to as the "Nevada Alps" or "Nevada's Yosemite." Just 10 minutes from the house.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Suzy, What a beautiful and accommodating house!!! It was perfect in every way! Can't wait to stay here again in peaceful Lamoille. Are the deer that graze around the house on the payroll?? Thanks for everything and I'm looking forward to another week's stay!
Nov 2008
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Lamoille House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Village
  • Water View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , On Main Floor
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , In Loft Area
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Master en-suite Bathroom
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , Bunkbeds in Bunkhouse Loft
    Media Room - 1 queen , Sofa Pullout Sleeper
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • 10 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • gambling casinos
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • water tubing


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(19 traveler reviews)

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September Special! Explore Nevada's "Little Yosemite" From Cowboy Chalet
average rating of 5.0 based on 23 reviews

Good Times

  • 5 of 5

The house is very nice and well-maintained. There was space for all of our family to be together and yet we had individual space too. Kids love to play in the water and the little creek in back of the house was a good place for them. Also lawn to play on while the adults chatted on the patio. The kitchen is well equiped. We appreciated the suggestions for picnics and hikes in the area. We had a great weekend! Suzy & John are good hosts.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2008
  • Stayed: Aug 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We really enjoyed having your family as our guests. Glad you had a great time relaxing in beautiful Lamoille! Come back again anytime!
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Yuba City, California

Serene Retreat

  • 5 of 5

A well maintained and equipped vacation rental. A perfect location for day hikes in the Ruby Mountains. Three couples shared the home and found the home and grounds a relaxing retreat after a long day of hiking. Suzy, the owner, was very helpful and accommodating. When we come back to the Ruby's this is where we will stay.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We loved meeting and hosting you in Lamoille. Hope you had some great hikes! Come back anytime!
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  • 5 of 5

Great home in quiet neighborhood. The house was large and accommodated our party of 3-4 perfectly. Fresh flowers, fine mattresses and high end appliances were appreciated. Highly recommend this home for anyone staying in the Elko, Lamoille location.

  • Submitted: Oct 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Ogden, UT

Enjoyable Long Weekend

  • 5 of 5

This home is perfect for a family or small group of friends to gather, relax, and enjoy a peaceful retreat. The home is exactly as listed; Suzy is very accommodating and helpful. There are two nice restaurants right up the street, all the fun in Elko just 25 minutes away; and, the beautiful Ruby Mountains access is mere minutes from this home. This is our second stay with a group of friends and we will definitely return.

  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Reno, Nv

Lovely vacation home

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home decorated in the western motif and perfect for family or a group of friends. Kitchen has everything you could possibly need for a gourmet meal. Top end appliances. Bedrooms are open but very private. Yard provides a comfortable area to unwind, BBQ and watch the wildlife. This was our third visit to Little Creek Crossing and look forward to our next visit.

Vi, Al, Mitch and Lisa

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect Vacation Home

  • 5 of 5

Rented this house for a family gathering of my husband and his sibs. Amazing place that really goes far beyond the descriptions. Loved the well-stocked kitchen, cooking was a fun, often group effort. The bedrooms are wonderful, beds are comfy. Lots of little spaces to hide away & read a book if you needs some alone time. And they have a huge selection of books on hand, if you didn't bring one. The yard is stunning, the creek is peaceful, and the critters are plentiful. Even had a visit from a raccoon walking up the creek, great pics! The area has a lot to offer: Lamoille Canyon being the best, with MANY choices of places to hike, picnic & recreate. Also a trip to the Ruby Lake National Wildlife Refuge scored some photos of wild horses running along the road! Breathtaking. And just walking around town is fun: the beautiful Prebysterian church stained glass windows and the brand new baby horse. It was a wonderful vacation. The hosts were great! Thank you John & Suzy for your gracious accomodations and for being so helpful. We appreciated the call you made to check and see if everything was going okay. HIGH RECOMMENDATIONS to all!

  • Submitted: May 28, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lamoille is located at the base of the beautiful Ruby Mountain Range, just 20 minutes from Elko, Nevada and the Elko Regional Airport. Lots of great year-round local festivals, including: The National Cowboy Poetry Gathering, National Basque Festival, Lamoille Country Fair, Ruby Mtn. Balloon Festival, California Trails Heritage Festival, Elko Mining Expo, Elko Motorcycle Jamboree, ATV Jamboree, Silver State Stampede, Elko Co. Fair, Lamoille Man-Mule Race, and more!

Other Activities: snowmobiling, rock climbing, snowboarding, wildlife viewing


Rates & Availability

Lamoille House Rental Rates

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September Special
Sep 5 2017 - Sep 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.