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Last updated: 08/24/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Romantic Getaway or a Quaint Stay for a small family in Kings Beach (where the days are longer on this side of the Lake).

“The Gingerbread Cottage”

Just four blocks from the beach, you can bring your helmets and ride the PROVIDED BIKES on the level streets into town to enjoy the sandy beaches of Kings Beach, restaurants, shops, movie theater, seasonal farmer’s market and free Friday night music concerts on the beach. Or take the two PROVIDED KAYAKS for an early morning paddle on the crystal clear waters of Lake Tahoe.

Staying in this “new to the market” vacation rental you can have access to hiking and biking trails just blocks away, Fourth of July fireworks, enjoy Shakespeare on the Lake during the months of July and August, spend a day floating down the Truckee River, golf the alpine courses, fly fish the high sierra lakes and rivers…and just think this is only a few suggestions to all the outdoor fun Tahoe has to offer, plus just 10 minutes away from Northstar skiing, hiking, and mountain biking, roller skating rink in the summer or the ice skating rink in the winter. Or better yet, do absolutely nothing and feel good about it!

Enjoy morning sun on the front and back porch, mid-day sun on the upstairs deck just outside the master suite, and late day sun on the back patio. Prepare your meals in the cozy country kitchen or BBQ on the back deck while enjoying the large landscaped backyard. Once the sun sets you can start a fire amidst the chimney (wood provided) for those cooler nights.

SNUGGLE IN THE queen-sized sleigh bed with the comforts of memory foam and quality linens UNDER the CUSTOM 20 FOOT OPEN BEAMED, CATHEDRAL CEILING in the large master suite. And enjoy the bright, NEWLY REMODELED MASTER BATH with HEATED PORCELAIN TILE FLOORS.

The intimate family room on the main floor has TV and a Blu-Ray with Wi-Fi DVD player with surround sound. Bring your Iphone or Ipod to hook up to stereo speakers with your USB cord. Stay warm on those cool nights with the convenience of the freestanding gas stove. This room can also function as a second separate sleeping area. The main floor bathroom has a SLATE WALK-IN SHOWER with a gentle rain shower head. Additional note this toilet area is tightly built like being on a boat, so may not be best for larger individuals.

Pictures are worth a thousand words, but so many more with a stay at our loving little cottage, come relax and enjoy.

For those looking for nightlife, the casinos, live music, and weekly comedy shows are just a $6 cab ride.




Keywords: Romantic Cottage

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Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    complete fenced property...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Convertible bed(s)

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  • Queen size Beds (1) Comfy Queen Sleigh Bed, Twin Bed (1) across the room in upstairs bedroom, (1) Comfort Sofa Pull Out Sleeper, the most comfortable full queen size on the market, see at www.americanleather.com...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1

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  • Bathroom 2

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  • Newly Remodeled Upstairs Bathroom with, heated porcelian floor. Downstairs Bathroom has walk in slate shower with gentle rain shower head. Note toilet area is tight like on a boat and may not be comfortable for larger individual...moreless

Entertainment

  • Games:

    Cards, backgammon, cranium, scattergories...moreless

  • Stereo:

    Receiver has USB hook up for your Iphone and Ipod to listen to your own music collection through stereo speakers...moreless

  • Television:

    No Live Programs All through Internet via Wi-Fi Blu-Ray Netflix, Huluplus, Amazon Prime Video, YouTube, etc....moreless

  • Video Library:

    DVDs Plus Redbox is a short walk away ...moreless

Theme

  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Parasailing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 5 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    New large capcity...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    In Living Room freestanding gas stove heater In Kitchen Gas Fireplace Insert...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    EdenPure portable heater...moreless

  • Internet:

    Ethernet cable available...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    300- 600 thread count 100% cotton sateen sheets...moreless

  • Living Room

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen:

    Full stocked with all the basic seasonings and condiments...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    14 piece set of golf clubs...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    1 Double Aquaterra 1 Single Aquaterra and transporting equipment...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    propane gas grill...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer Season
Jun 17 - Sep 26, 2016
2 night min stay
$195 $205
Fri, Sat
$1,200

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Fall Season
Sep 27 - Nov 22, 2016
2 night min stay
$175 $185
Fri, Sat

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Thanksgiving Week
Nov 23 - Nov 30, 2016
3 night min stay
$225
$1,350
Off Season
Dec 1 - Dec 18, 2016
2 night min stay
$175 $185
Fri, Sat

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Christmas & New Year Week
Dec 19 - Jan 2, 2017
2 night min stay
$300
$1,800
Winter Season
Jan 3 - Feb 9, 2017
2 night min stay
$195 $205
Sat, Sun
$1,170

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Valentine's Week
Feb 10 - Feb 17, 2017
3 night min stay
$275
$1,650

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

President's Weeks
Feb 18 - Feb 25, 2017
3 night min stay
$275
$1,650

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Winter/Spring
Feb 26 - Jun 16, 2017
2 night min stay
$185 $205
Sat, Sun
$1,110

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Summer
Jun 17 - Sep 20, 2017
2 night min stay
$205 $225
Sat, Sun
$1,230

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$185 $205
Sat, Sun
$1,110

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Cleaning Fee $130 + tax
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Tax Rate 10%

Notes:

There is an additional $10. per person fee on more than 2 guests per night

There is a 3 Night Minimum over Christmas

* Please Note, we can not accept a Refundable Damage Security Deposit, because we are not set up to be able to refund it to you (long story). Please only select the Damage Insurance Fee of $59. or call me directly (707) 484-9608 for another possible option.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 08/24/2016
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Location

46 Miles
Nearest Airport
Reno Airport
0.04 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Jason's Beachside Grill and SandBar (walk to)
9.4 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Tahoe City Tahoe Gal Ferry
0.7 Miles
Nearest Golf
Brockway Golf Course Public
12.2 Miles
Nearest Train
Truckee Amtrak
17 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 80
0.04 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Jason's Beachside Grill (walk to on beach)
7.9 Miles
Nearest Ski
Northstar Skiing
0.3 Miles
Nearest Beach
Kings Beach
 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

About the owner: We have been active VRBO renters for over a decade. This is our first home we have ever offered as a vacation rental. From our own experiences we know what we prefer on our little getaways and have done our best to provide those little things that can make a difference in your precious vacation time. We welcome you to enjoy the pleasures of the beautiful Sierras in our precious “Gingerbread Cottage”.

Why the Owner Chose Kings Beach, CA, USA:
We are California natives with homes overlooking the beautiful Russian River Valley and another in the midst of the lush Napa Valley; but there is nothing like smelling the crisp mountain air while skiing these world reknown slopes in the winter and spring or gliding on the cool waters of Lake Tahoe on a hot day. There is nothing like the relaxing feeling that the fresh Sierra mountain air does for you.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Enjoy paddling on the lake in our kayaks. Relaxing in the afternoon sun on the upper deck. And cruising around town and the beach park on our bikes. And after a full day of outdoor fun getting a good nights sleep in a cozy bed under our unique 20 foot catheral ceilings.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Romantic Gingerbread Cottage

    Romantic Gingerbread Cottage

  • Master Bedroom Suite with handcrafted 20 foot catheral ceilings

    Master Bedroom Suite with handcrafted 20 foot catheral ceilings

  • Wake up to geranium filled window boxes

    Wake up to geranium filled window boxes

  • Newly Remodeled Master Bath with Heated Porcelain Floors

    Newly Remodeled Master Bath with Heated Porcelain Floors

  • View from upstairs landing

    View from upstairs landing

  • Cozy Kitchen Fireplace

    Cozy Kitchen Fireplace

  • Kick back on the comfort sleeper in the beamed ceiling living room

    Kick back on the comfort sleeper in the beamed ceiling living room

  • Slate Walk in Shower with Gentle Rain Shower Head

    Slate Walk in Shower with Gentle Rain Shower Head

  • A view of side yard

    A view of side yard

  • A view of upper deck

    A view of upper deck

  • Backyard fall foliage

    Backyard fall foliage

  • Sugar Frosted Gingerbread Cottage

    Sugar Frosted Gingerbread Cottage

  • Welcome to our loving little cottage!

    Welcome to our loving little cottage!

  • Top of Bedroom 20 foot Ceiling

    Top of Bedroom 20 foot Ceiling

  • Single bed across the room from queen bed

    Single bed across the room from queen bed

  • Newly Remodeled Master Bath w/ Marble Vanity and Brushed Nickel Fixtures

    Newly Remodeled Master Bath w/ Marble Vanity and Brushed Nickel Fixtures

  • Cozy Country Kitchen with big picture window

    Cozy Country Kitchen with big picture window

  • Kitchen staircase mural

    Kitchen staircase mural

  • Rock , Read and Relax

    Rock , Read and Relax

  • Back Deck with bicycles and BBQ

    Back Deck with bicycles and BBQ

  • Backyard deck

    Backyard deck

  • View of backyard from upper deck

    View of backyard from upper deck

  • Kings Beach a short walk away

    Kings Beach a short walk away

  • Bikes to cruise the area

    Bikes to cruise the area

VRBO #251192

This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Thursday, August 25, 2016

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    5
  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    Cottage
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Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 08/24/2016
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