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'Tahoe Castle' Extreme Luxury, Indoor Pool, Waterfall, Steam, Sauna

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Your Own Private Heated Pool, Waterfall, Fireplace....Heaven!

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Last updated: 08/23/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Check Calendar: ALWAYS shorter stay possible if less than the required minimum is all that remains between two reservations!
Nothing Compares to 'Tahoe Castle'! Enjoy your very own large private Indoor Heated Pool with Waterfall and Fireplace, special lighting and stereo. The Castle has both a Steam Room and Sauna Room and of course a Hot Tub under the stars. Magnificent open beam Log Great Room has another fireplace and the adjoining Gourmet Kitchen is well equipped. The home has 3 bedrooms plus a Large Loft area with two extra beds and a pullout sofa which is officially recognized as a 4th bedroom, and still has room for the Pool Table and Foosball Table. Located just about 5 miles to either the Lake or to the Casinos or Heavenly Ski Resort, on a quiet cul-de-sac with empty wooded lots on either side for optimum privacy. TV in every bedroom plus Living room, plenty of cable stations plus high speed wireless Internet. The kitchen is well equipped for a feast preparation and has a wine cooler. Why stay in just any old house when you can stay in a Castle? THE MOST popular vacation rental in Lake Tahoe! Come see why Nothing Else Compares! Deposit holds dates one year in advance or more, ask me anything at all. All Major Credit Cards Accepted directly with owner. Feel free to ask me anything at all.
Please note: Extreme Demand for this home, I will accept reservation with deposit a year or more in advance, just ask.
[Eldorado County Rental Permit #1034]
Clarify Rates:
You may hold dates if 90 days in advance or more with only a $500 deposit. If within 90 days full payment is due to secure reservation (exception Christmas and New Year Weeks payment due 6 months prior). Cancel prior to 90 days before your dates will only incur a 3% cancellation fee of the deposit amount, so will cost you just $15. Therefore reserving ahead is highly recommended, even a year or so in advance. This not only gets you the dates you want but also locks in the price which as you can tell from my calendar with demand so high, it is very likely rates may go up. There are very few homes with a pool and other comparable amenities for rent in Tahoe and ALL that I have found have rental costs considerably higher then my home.
All details will be emailed to you in my standard contract once you've chosen dates, and will clearly state all policies and fees. You are still under no obligation, nor am I, until you return it signed and complete whatever payment is due. Ask me Anything at all.
House History: Well people ask so here is. House built in 2000 and designed as a luxury vacation rental with amenities like no other. The designer had it right because what sets this house aside from so many other choices are the unique amenities. I bought the house in 2004 and still had guests on the calendar so I gave it a try. The house has always rented more often, far above other houses. When I decided to no longer use a management agency in late 2007 I forwarded the savings on to the guests. The house has since booked much more often than ever despite the economy. Everyone Loves the home, thousands of guests have stayed here! Pricing compares to houses similar in size but without the amenities. So why stay in just any house when you can stay in a 'Castle'? My best deals are if last minute, meaning within 7 days, when if you do not see dates booked then I will discount and make you a great deal! These deals are rare though so if you want your choice of dates plan well ahead. Always just ask me anything.
Availability Calendar: I don't know why but this website chooses to display confusing angle shaded calendar dates that make it difficult to know if some nights are rented or not. Easiest thing to do is simply contact me and I'll always make everything perfectly clear, don't be shy.
All terms stated in rental contract supercede any terms from anything stated elsewhere. Websites limit my input.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 3500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Groups
  • Singles
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    Master...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    Bedroom 2...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    Bedroom 3...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Large Loft...moreless

  • The Loft is considered a bedroom area per vacation permit agency.

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, tub, shower, jetted tub

    ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Dining area sits Six, plus counter seats four, other tables and seating as well including seasonally lots of seating outside on either the front balcony or rear deck area. As far as elderly there are steps and of course can be slippery in Winter so if someone can assist than you judge accordingly. Pets are considered on case by case so let me know what you have before renting the home. Please smoke outside ONLY and always be extremely careful to put out butts in water. Email me for all bed sizes and sleeping arrangements. Always feel free to just email me with any questions....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games For Kids
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Autumn Foliage
  • Botanical Garden
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Nude Beach
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Lake
  • Mountain

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Paragliding
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 12 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Free Local Calls
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Security System
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Deck Furniture
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • Yard

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
  • Sauna
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • Steam Shower
  • Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Remaining Summer Dates
Aug 20 - Sep 13, 2016
2 night min stay
$350
Autumn Stay, 2 nights OK
Sep 14 - Sep 16, 2016
2 night min stay
$350
Special 2 Night Sept
Sep 25 - Sep 27, 2016
2 night min stay
$350
Mid Fall
Sep 28 - Oct 5, 2016
3 night min stay
$395
AUTUMN 2 Night Stay
Oct 6 - Oct 8, 2016
2 night min stay
$350
Fall
Oct 9 - Oct 16, 2016
3 night min stay
$395
Late Fall
Oct 17 - Nov 17, 2016
3 night min stay
$350
WINTER 2016
Nov 25 - Dec 22, 2016
5 night min stay
$450
CHRISTMAS-NEW YEAR
Dec 23 - Jan 2, 2017
2 night min stay
$800
WINTER 2017
Jan 3 - Feb 28, 2017
2 night min stay
$495
$3,465
Winter 2017
Mar 1 - Mar 26, 2017
5 night min stay
$495
Special 4 Night
Mar 27 - Mar 31, 2017
4 night min stay
$495
April 2017
Apr 1 - Apr 15, 2017
3 night min stay
$350 $395
Fri, Sat, Sun
April Special
Apr 16 - Apr 21, 2017
3 night min stay
$350
Late Spring
Apr 22 - May 25, 2017
3 night min stay
$350 $395
Fri, Sat, Sun
SUMMER 2017 (July 4th + $200)
May 26 - Sep 4, 2017
5 night min stay
$495
$3,465
AUTUMN 2017
Sep 5 - Nov 19, 2017
3 night min stay
$350 $395
Fri, Sat, Sun
ThanksGiving Week
Nov 20 - Nov 26, 2017
5 night min stay
$495
EARLY WINTER 2017
Nov 27 - Dec 21, 2017
5 night min stay
$450
CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR 2017
Dec 22 - Jan 2, 2018
5 night min stay
$800
WINTER 2018
Jan 3 - Apr 3, 2018
5 night min stay
$495
My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
$495
$3,465

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $50 + tax
  • Cleaning Fee $250 + tax
  • Tax Rate 10%

Notes:

Check out time is 10:00 a.m. on your day of departure. Check in time is 3:00PM on day of arrival.

Exception always to minimum nights is when fewer nights remain between two reservations. If 2, 3, or 4 nights are available you must take all that remain in that case. Any Legal Holiday Period may have premium pricing , just ask for quote. For example I add $200 to total rent for stay which includes July 4th. If rates are not posted ask first, I do not control the quote system completely here and it may be inaccurate, especially if rates are not posted that far in advance. The quote may return at the lowest yearly rate and not be accurate. Send me an email regarding Pets so I may consider. For Christmas and New Year please contact me for special contract terms and premium demand pricing applies. Any FUTURE rates that have not yet been posted contact me for a quote. Simply ask me anything, any time.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 08/23/2016
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Location

59 Miles
Nearest Airport
Reno (Nevada) Airport
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Nearest Ski
5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Beach

Car: Recommended

This home is close to the Lake and all local activities. About a 5 mile drive will get you to Lake or Casinos or Heavenly Ski Resort. There is so much to do year round, hiking biking skiing, boating, kayaking, snow shoeing, sledding. There is so many links online to endless things to do and so many things you can rent if you don't have it, makes it an easy place to fly in and out. The mountain air is so fresh and the scenery is spectacular. Of course if you just want to relax at the home you couldn't have chosen a better equipped paradise! The pool is heated of course, steam, sauna, hot tub, play some pool or foosball, or enjoy a feast with friends and family. I manage my home myself and eliminate the management company fees so the cost now is very comparable to plenty of houses here or even less expensive and yet nothing compares! Thousands of guests have stayed here since 2001. I've yet to have anyone who was not impressed. I'm always told how photos don't do it justice.

Other Activities: Floating in the Pool

Golf: See why Tiger Woods chose to have a home here in Tahoe. (edited: well, one reason anyhow). The thin air allows the ball to really take off. There are plenty of nice golf courses here and a driving range and course are only about 2 miles from this home.

Ski: This home is only about 5 miles to Heavenly Ski Resort which offers great slopes and the best views of the Lake below. Of course you can drive to several other resorts but what is REALLY noce is after a long day on the slopes you can rejuvinate in the steam or sauna rooms, swimming pool or hot tub. Another benefit...after a big snow fall many people are 'snowed in' to a rental for a day. This is one home you won't have to sit around and watch TV all day. The Castle is a paradise within a Paradise!!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2004

About the owner: I'm semi-retired and manage this home all myself. I'm devoted to my guests and pay attention to detail. I understand your vacation time is valuable and memories made with family and friends are precious. I'm happy and proud to have enabled many hundreds of folks to enjoy 'The Castle' for years now and look forward to many more.

Why the Owner Chose Pioneer Trail (South Lake Tahoe, CA, USA):
Well the only other homes I have found with an indoor private pool and comparable amenities have been priced quite a bit higher. I know that management expense adds to the price. Since I do it all I keep the prices at a very fair value. One can expect to pay the same for a lot of homes of similar size...but without a pool, steam and sauna. So why stay in a regular house when you can enjoy a Castle?!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
I know packing and organizing and traveling isn't always that fun. But when you find yourself floating around, listening to your favorite music, waterfall and fireplace going...you'll KNOW you're on vacation!


Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Your Own Private Heated Pool, Waterfall, Fireplace....Heaven!

    Your Own Private Heated Pool, Waterfall, Fireplace....Heaven!

  • Front View

    Front View

  • Pool is 24X12, 3 to 6 deep apx. 85 degrees, Log Bar, Steam and Sauna in distance

    Pool is 24X12, 3 to 6 deep apx. 85 degrees, Log Bar, Steam and Sauna in distance

  • View of Living Room Area

    View of Living Room Area

  • Dining Nook, seats 6, 4 more at the counter + optional Table 4 more.

    Dining Nook, seats 6, 4 more at the counter + optional Table 4 more.

  • Loft Area, Pool and Foos Tables, two twin beds, Full bed pullout,  + folding bed

    Loft Area, Pool and Foos Tables, two twin beds, Full bed pullout, + folding bed

  • View From the Loft (Artistic filter used) taken by Photographer/Guest

    View From the Loft (Artistic filter used) taken by Photographer/Guest

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Master Bath has Jacuzzi Tub.

    Master Bath has Jacuzzi Tub.

  • Sauna Room, next to Steam room, all within Pool Area. You deserve this!

    Sauna Room, next to Steam room, all within Pool Area. You deserve this!

  • Bedroom Two, with Queen Bed

    Bedroom Two, with Queen Bed

  • The Lone Cowboy at the Pool

    The Lone Cowboy at the Pool

  • Front View in Winter of "The Castle"

    Front View in Winter of "The Castle"

  • Front View Evening, Stay in a Castle in a Christmas Card!

    Front View Evening, Stay in a Castle in a Christmas Card!

  • Pool Area other view, waterfall, fireplace. OK stop looking at other rentals now

    Pool Area other view, waterfall, fireplace. OK stop looking at other rentals now

  • Kitchen Area, complete with Wolf stove, wine cooler. (Artistic filter used)

    Kitchen Area, complete with Wolf stove, wine cooler. (Artistic filter used)

  • Stairway to Loft. Except for loft and Garage everything is on same level.

    Stairway to Loft. Except for loft and Garage everything is on same level.

  • Loft View, Pool Table, twin beds, foos table and small deck in the distance

    Loft View, Pool Table, twin beds, foos table and small deck in the distance

  • Master Bed, King size, claim this one for yourself right off!

    Master Bed, King size, claim this one for yourself right off!

  • Master Bath, see Shower and Jacuzzi tub in mirror?

    Master Bath, see Shower and Jacuzzi tub in mirror?

  • Steam Room, located next to Sauna Room within the pool room area, you need this!

    Steam Room, located next to Sauna Room within the pool room area, you need this!

  • BBQ Deck, right off Living Room area

    BBQ Deck, right off Living Room area

  • Bedroom Three with another Queen Bed

    Bedroom Three with another Queen Bed

  • Back Yard Deck with plenty of seating plus Spa with great view of the stars

    Back Yard Deck with plenty of seating plus Spa with great view of the stars

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  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english
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  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 08/23/2016
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