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Spacious West Shore Home Adjacent to Sugar Pine Forest

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms + Den, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 10)

Lovely upscale newer home located on a quiet cul de sac bordering Sugar Pine State Park, the location of the 1960 Olympic cross country ski course. The forest feels like part of the yard and provides a perfect sled hill, access to winter snow shoe trails and summer hikes.

This home is designed for luxury family entertaining. A beautiful sunny living and dining area upstairs includes a large deck that shows gorgeous forest views with Lake Tahoe peeking through the trees. The backyard is landscaped into a stunning park-like setting. A see through fence provides a way to coral the kids without obstructing the forest views.

The kids will think they have their own place, as the downstairs bedrooms and bathroom are adjacent to a large family room equipped with a separate entertainment center.

Located 1 mile from the shoreline. Located 3 miles from Homewood Ski Resort, 30 minutes from Alpine and Squaw Ski resorts. 45 minutes to North shore. 45 minutes to South shore. 5 minutes to Meeks Bay. 10 miles to Tahoe City with many fine restaurants along the way. Boat launches nearby. In the summer months plenty of street parking allows for an RV or boat.

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Laura D
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 17, 2017

About Laura D

Growing up in the Bay Area we both spent our childhood vacationing at Lake Tahoe and have dreamed of owning our own vacation home. The summer and winter activities are loved by the entire family.

Laura D purchased this house in 2009

Why Laura D chose Lake Tahoe West Shore CA

The West Shore has always been a favorite with its quiet, laid back atmosphere. It provided easy access to many locations and activities.

What makes this house unique

This property is our quiet escape from our Bay Area lives. Adjacent to the forest you will feel as if you are living at the tops of the trees.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We absolutely LOVED your place. We live in the mountains ourselves and felt very comfortable in your beautiful home. You guys did a fantastic job with everything, furniture, amenities etc. It is so private being at the end of the road which makes it great for kids, and the backyard is nice for picnics and sunning. We would rent it again in a heartbeat and recommend it to anyone.
Jul 2011
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Tahoma House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
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:
  • Lake View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • King size beds (1) In Upstairs Master, Queen size Beds (2) 1 in Upstairs Bedroom; 1 in Downstairs Bedroom, Baby Cribs (1) Port-a-crib, Bunk Beds (2) 2 Sets of Twin Bunk Beds
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(16 traveler reviews)

Spacious West Shore Home Adjacent to Sugar Pine Forest
average rating of 5.0 based on 20 reviews

Fantastic home

  • 5 of 5

This is our third visit to this home. We have so much fun relaxing in the wonderful house and sledding with the kids just out the back door. Plenty of room for the whole family. Will visit again.

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A perfect stay for our family

  • 5 of 5

This property was the perfect place for our family get away. The house was beautiful with a great layout, nice amenities. It was very clean and well kept. We enjoyed cooking meals together in the kitchen and loved sharing them at the large table. It was a very comfortable stay with lots of room. We were especially impressed with the backyard. The fenced area was perfect for our kids and we didn't have to worry about them. We would definitely stay here again and would recommend it to friends!

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great house for a group ski trip!

  • 5 of 5

Our group of 3 families (5 adults, 5 kids) had a wonderful experience at Laura's house. Everything you need to enjoy your time in Tahoe is provided, and you have easy access to Homewood or the other resorts if your prefer. The house is comfortable and has plenty of space for everyone, including a great dinning room table for that big dinner you cook up after a day of skiing.

Laura was very easy to work with and flexible when our plans changed. We are definitely planning on renting this house again!

  • Submitted: Mar 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic location and house!

  • 5 of 5

This is our second time staying at this lovely, clean, spacious house. We had a great time again. Room for friends, family, and kids. Love the huge table for eating together and the wilderness right out the door for snowshoeing and sledding. Day trips to the Sugar Pine Point State park just minutes away. We look forward to booking this house again.

  • Submitted: Feb 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We had a great time at this Tahoma home. Everything was perfect. Only recommendation is to update the pillows. Exceeded our expectations. We will return!

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Salt Lake City, UT

nice home. isolated. Great Tahoe location

  • 5 of 5

last house on the last street of a Tahoma suburb. A little hard to find but very quiet. I like this part of the lake better. CLean home, great family space, next to walking trails.

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Point of Interest
Meek's Bay Beach
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PDQ Market
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Ehrman Mansion/Sugar Pine Point State Park
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Homewood Ski Resort South Lot
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Homewood Ski Resort North Lot
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West Shore Cafe & Inn
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Chamber's Public Beach
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Sunnyside Resort
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Rubicon Trail
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West Shore Sports
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Fire Sign Cafe
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Spoon Cafe
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Obexer's Market

Sledding right outside house in Sugar Pine Forest. Great for kids!


Rates & Availability

Tahoma House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Nov 19 2017 - Nov 25 2017
2 night minimum stay
Christmas 2017
Dec 17 2017 - Jan 2 2018
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Protection $79
Cleaning $200 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.0%

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.
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