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Cozy, Relaxing Northstar Condominium

Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Loft, 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Relax and enjoy a Lake Tahoe vacation in any season in this comfortable and welcoming mountain home that is surrounded by Aspens. Close to parking, and just a quick walk up to the new Village at Northstar, this 2 bedroom condominium also has a loft with extra sleeping for two more guests! Everything you need is here, whether you seek an action packed vacation, or a quiet restful one.

Our home offers a fully equipped kitchen, free WiFi, a forest view deck for BBQ's, a cozy fireplace for chilly evenings, and access to a wonderful rec center, with an adult lap pool, a family pool, saunas, hot tubs, tennis courts, game rooms, a reading library, and much more. For groups or reunions, our condo may be rented in conjunction with another nearby unit, provided that both are available.

Fifteen minutes in one direction finds you at the Lake in King's Beach where there is shopping, golf, and restaurants. The quaint town of Truckee is a delightful place to shop and dine. Free shuttle service within Northstar , and to Truckee.

Make this your "home away from home" at Northstar, and like the rest of our repeat guests, you will have a memorable vacation.

Keywords: Condominium

More Details

Bob Thornton
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 16, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

We loved your place. It was super cozy. We had a great time skiing and would love to stay in your place again soon. Many Thanks, F
Mar 2011
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Truckee Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Ski-In
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1)
  • Air Hockey
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Sauna
  • Shared Hot Tub
  • health/beauty spa
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Cozy, Relaxing Northstar Condominium
average rating of 4.875 based on 25 reviews

Cozy Home with Cute Mountain Decor

  • 5 of 5

The condo has a good location right at a shuttle stop and close enough to walk to the recreation center and Village if motivated. As a family of five, we appreciated the twin beds in the second bedroom and the extra beds in the loft. The kitchen was well-supplied. Surprisingly, our teenagers joined in for several evenings to complete one of the 1000-piece puzzles.

  • Submitted: Jan 8, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Clean, comfortable, traditional condo

  • 5 of 5

This condo was perfect for our ski weekend at Northstar . It was very clean and the beds were very comfortable. It's a quick walk to Northstar Village. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Dec 10, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place. As advertised.

  • 4 of 5

Bob and his family have created a little oasis at Northstar. Often times, the VRBO ads can be overstated with lovely pictures and descriptions, only to find out when you get there that it isn't the place you expected. Not here. The unit was clean, well appointed and just "as advertised." The place has comfortable furniture and everything you can need. Also, being foodies, we appreciated the well stocked kitchen. Can it use some updating? Sure it could. But if you want upscale and new, you can stay at the Northstar Lodge or go up the mountain to the Ritz. For the money, this is a great unit.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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san francisco

Great place for families

  • 5 of 5

Will definitely stay there again!

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cozy SKi Cottage Near Northstar!

  • 5 of 5

Comfort: We had a a great stay in late Feb/early March. The condo fit our family of 5 with it's upstairs loft and downstairs bedrooms. Everything was clean. Kitchen had all sorts of pans and utensils and even lots of spices!

Convenience: The shuttle is outside the door when you call it although I walked back and forth 5-10 minutes several times with no problems. The ski slopes were fab and my husband and kids had a blast!! I enjoyed the Rec center which has pools and a gym and massages etc, since I'm not a skier (anymore) and took a bus from Northstar village to shop in Truckee which was easy and enjoyable.

Owner: Bob was very helpful and flexible during the booking and even sent his daughter over during our week when I had inquired about light bulbs that were burnt out, making the kitchen and dining/living areas darkish. Also: unbeknownst to us we (the kids I am sure!) left a bag of stuff at the house and Bob and his wife mailed it to us! What nice, accommodating people and service! Many thanks again!!

Feedback: We would have loved some sort of dryer/warmer for ski hats/gloves and boots which often did not dry overnight in time for skiing the next morning. (We didn't want to leave the fireplace on during the night. )

*ALso would be helpful if someone in charge of the Aspen Grove grounds could have shoveled the ice and snow away or put down salt outside our condo. We only saw that one day when we were leaving and there had been LOTS of snow during our stay. Thanks!

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the review and the suggestion about having gloves and boot dryer available for guests. We will do that for next winter. Bob Thornton
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Super Convenient Location

  • 5 of 5

where could be better to stay than 2min away from the village? perfect for group of 6 trying to have fun on the slopes!

  • Submitted: Apr 20, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Car: not necessary

Beautiful Lake Tahoe beaches are close by, as well as quaint towns for shopping and restaurants. Casino gambling and entertainment is a short drive to Nevada. Amtrak services nearby Truckee.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Damage Deposit $300

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.