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Powder Moon offering SKIERS SPECIAL 7th night FREE plus 1/2 PRICE on SKI RENTALS

Bedrooms 5
Space 3,300 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

5 bedroom/4 bathroom luxury ski house PLEASE CHECK CALENDAR FOR AVAILABILITY

Now offering a SKIERS SPECIAL if you choose to book a week the 7th night is FREE an $800 saving. All bookings in winter for 3 or more nights includes 1/2 PRICE MUTI -DAY SKI/SNOWBOARD RENTALS from MTN. MIKES SPORTS in Squaw Valley for all our guests. AND 15% OFF MSRP ON ANY RETAIL PURCHASES. Please refer to the rate page for more details.

Welcome to Squaw Valley! Our luxury 5 bedroom/4 bath home is located 1 mile from the ski resort. It combines modern luxury with mountain comfort. This home accommodates up to 12 PERSONS, addition charge for more than 12 will apply at $50 per night per person.

Vaulted 20ft. cedar wood ceilings surround the focal point in the room with a grand gas stone and copper fireplace. Comfortable leather couches invite you to snuggle up, or watch Satellite Direct TV on the 55' flat screen. The gourmet kitchen boasts granite counter tops and knotty alder cabinets, and every luxury to make your stay comfy.

TOP FLOOR: KITCHEN, DINING and LIVING rooms are an open floor plan. The MASTER KT-22 SUITE features a 4-poster king bed and private bathroom.

BOTTOM FLOOR: There are 4 BEDROOMS/ 3 BATHS downstairs.

The HEADWALL BEDROOM SUITE has king bed and a queen sofa bed with its own private luxury bathroom and 50 inch flat screen HDTV.

The GRANITE CHIEF BEDROOM has 2 luxury queen beds with shared bathroom.

PAPOOSE BEDROOM has a twin over full hickory log bunk bed with an additional twin bed.

The 5th BEDROOM has a queen and a twin bed with private bathroom and flat screen TV off of garage.

GARAGE: The 2 car garage is attached with direct entry into the house. Additional outside parking for 2 more cars is also available.

CARETAKERS APARTMENT : Please note that we have an on site caretakers apartment above the garage with its own separate entrance and staircase. She is very private and quite. Please refer and questions or concerns to us first.

LOCATED LESS THAN A MILE from the Ski Resort and the Village with FREE SHUTTLE BUS pick up and drop off. Situated only one block off the main road on a level street, (safe-easy winter driving) with a direct garage entrance into the house, our guests can enjoy peace and quiet with simple access to endless winter skiing activities, shops and restaurants in Squaw Valley. As our guests we offer you 1/2 PRICE MUTI-DAY SKI/SNOWBOARD RENTALS from MTN. MIKES SPORTS of Squaw Valley. ( NOT VAID ON SINGLE DAY RENTAL ) plus 15% OFF ON MSRP ON ANY RETAIL PURCHASES !!!

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Keywords: Luxury Home, vacation home, ski house

More Details

Michael & Debbie Pavel.
Member since: 2008
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
December 12, 2017

About Michael & Debbie Pavel.

We are the former owners of Mtn.Mikes Sports in Squaw Valley and current owners of Tahoe Sailing Charters on Lake Tahoe offering 2hr. Sailing Cruises aboard our 50ft. sailboat the 'Tahoe Cruz'. Go to tahoesail com for more info.

We have lived,worked and played in Tahoe for the past 40 years. We invite you to come up stay and ski in our luxury vacation home the Powder Moon Lodge.

Your hosts, Mike and Debbie

Michael & Debbie Pavel. purchased this house in 2008

Why Michael & Debbie Pavel. chose Olympic Valley

Located only one mile from Squaw Valley Ski Resort we offer you luxury and convenience for a truly memorable ski vacation.

What makes this house unique



Olympic Valley House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Sports & Activities
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Upstairs Master Bedroom - 1 king , Including a private bathroom
    Downstairs Master Bedroom - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon , With its own private bathrrom
    Bedroom 3 - 2 queen , Luxury bedding and down duvets
    Bedroom 4 - 1 twin/ single , 1 bunk bed , Comfortable for kids as well as adults
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , Including its own a private bathroom
  • King size beds (2), Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (1) additional queen air mattress available, Bunk Beds (1) Hickory Log twin above/full
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
1/2 Price Ski/Snowboard Rentals at Mtn. Mikes Sports included with house rental.


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Powder Moon offering SKIERS SPECIAL 7th night FREE plus 1/2 PRICE on SKI RENTALS
average rating of 4.8510637 based on 47 reviews


  • 5 of 5

The house was beautiful and it was a perfect location to our venue! We had 10+ people and everyone had a room with plenty of comfy warm beds and plenty of bathroom space! I would definitely rent/stay in the house again! Absolutely beautiful And clean

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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Northern California

4 (or more) couples can stay in real comfort!

  • 5 of 5

2 master suites (1 upstairs + 1 down) each with private bath, plus a bedroom with 2 queen beds that share a bathroom. Plus, there are 2 more full double beds that are in other shared rooms. Unique for Olympic Valley (VRBO listings) where a lot of the occupancy #’s are done with twins and bunks crammed wherever. Not here. Everyone feels comfortable in beautifully decorated and fully appointed home in a great OV location. I also like dealing directly with the owners – versus property managers. Mike & Debbie are well connected locals that live nearby. They are a pleasure to deal with. If you want to host a group in comfort your search is over. We stayed a long Fall weekend for family wedding, but hope to return in the winter.

As one reviewer noted kitchen & main living area are on the second story. Pretty common in mountain/ski vacation areas, but could be a factor if accessibility is an issue for any guests.

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cozy place for lots of people

  • 5 of 5

Fabulous place to celebrate my birthday. We stayed with 11 adults and were more than comfortable. The kitchen was well-stocked and there was a TON of seating. One piece of advice, the upstairs master bedroom is right off the main living room with some large cutouts between the rooms, so it's not super private or quiet, but the bathroom up there is amazing. Thanks Debbie and Mike for the wonderful time!

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
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Great location in beautiful well appointed house

  • 5 of 5

Would definitely go back again. Host was very responsive when we had a question.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Worked great for a party of 12 (3 families)

  • 5 of 5

You all know the greatness of Tahoe, so I will not discuss the great things we did for our trip in the area. We arrived early with a car full of cold foods, and they were more than gracious to let us in early and put the food in the refrigerator. Since the back to back clean was also just finishing when we arrived, we could leave our luggage also!

The upstairs master bedroom is amazing. Has a giant sun room, giant bathroom. But it comes with some quirks. First the balcony can look right into the room, but a simple trifold wooden divider would solve that. Second there are so many windows, it will not be dark in the AM. Finally the ceilings are vaulted, and the there is no wall above the doors to the family/kitchen so no sound barrier. We think everything else outweighed these quirks, but for some, you might want to give the master to one of your traveling buddies and use the downstairs master instead!

Internet (probably all of Include) is slow. It was 1/10 the speed of my phone, so I just used my phone. The rest of our group did use it, but fortunately the owner allowed us to fix the WiFi so it worked with windows machine.

We will definitely return here when up with a large group again.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Fair Oaks CA

Spacious and comfortable beds

  • 5 of 5

Our group consisted of 2 families of 4 and our parents. There was plenty of space for everyone. 2 kids (boys ages 10 and 14) took the room off the garage. They were excited to have their own space and bathroom. 2 kids took the other kids bedroom that had a bunk and twin bed. each couple (3 couples) had their own rooms. The masters are very nice. All the beds were comfortable which isn't always the case in a rental. The only downfall to the upstairs master is the open windows connecting to the living space. We enjoyed the quiet and private space of the balcony as well, and it made a great space to play cards and read. The gas grill was great too and the kitchen has everything you could need.

Squaw valley is surprisingly quiet in the summer time. It was great having paved trails within walking distance and Tahoe City and Truckee are a short drive away. We did the treetop adventure course in Tahoe Vista, went to the beach, participated in the squaw valley run event, downhill biking at Northstar, tubing in Reno, and more. All reasonably easy to get to.

The only downfall of this house is the internet. It is spotty at best. We could not hook up more than 1 device at a time which was a problem. We had to leave our cell phones off the wi-fi and only allowed the kids limited screen time. 2 of us had work to do and we had to use a hot spot to keep from being knocked off line. This would really be the only reason we would think twice about coming back.

My only other recommendation would be a hot tub! Oh, the tenant being above the garage was not an issue at all. She was very nice and we didn't see her often.

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Point of Interest
Powder Moon Lodge
Nearest Point of Interest
Squaw Valley Ski Resort
Nearest Point of Interest
Mtn Mike's Sports


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
cleaning fee $300
Pet Fee $100
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 10.0%

Additional 10% resort tax and a $300 cleaning fee.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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