Authentic Tahoe Cabin-About 400' from the Beach-Tahoe City-Fast Wifi(18 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-5 nights
- Property type:Cabin
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Cabin, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 4-5)
TWO PROPERTIES BETWEEN US AND THE LAKE. Close to Northstar, Squaw Valley, and Alpine Meadows ski Resorts. SUPER-EASY ACCESS ANY SEASON, WITH RARE, FLAT, SINGLE-LEVEL DRIVEWAY AND ENTRY. Adjacent to Dollar Point community.
Enjoy this authentic Tahoe cabin nestled in the woods and upgraded just enough to accommodate modern owners and renters, without ruining the vintage cabin charm. Located in the historic section of Lake Forest /Tahoe Island. Very spacious and private. BBQ on Deck. High Speed Internet with Wireless included at no extra charge.
Beach Season: We now also have beach chairs, umbrella, kiddie awning chairs, rolling cooler, floats, noodles, towels, and a rolling cart to bring it all down to the beach. New furnishings and new stainless grill on the deck.
Ski Season: Very close to skiing, 5 minutes to Tahoe City cross country, 10 minutes to Alpine Meadows, and less than 20 minutes to Northstar or Squaw Valley. Diamond Peak in Incline Village is 15 mi and about 27 minutes [per Google]. Large, flat, easy to navigate driveway - on a plowing contract.
Front entry is level with large flat driveway [no front stairs] which is rare in Tahoe, and very convenient for bringing in groceries and luggage. Plenty of driveway for your cars, boat, and toys.
Full Kitchen is adorable, and well equipped with newer refrigerator, newer 6-burner range, new microwave, pots, pans, strainer, bowls, blender, wine glasses & opener, plastic glasses, beach coffee/drink mugs, and more.
• Full bath and extra half bath with storage space for toiletries and more.
• Full size Washer & Dryer - [Bring detergent pods]
Sleeping: There are beds for up to 7 people - however we recommend these be used as convenience options. Max occupancy 5 people. Space is most comfortable for 1-2 couples or a family with 2 adults and up to 3 children.
1. Bedroom one is on main floor and has 1 queen bed,
2. Bedroom two is upstairs, with privacy door, and has 3 twin beds; two are set up and one is a pop-up trundle. Two can be pushed together to use them like a king bed for an adult couple.
3. Queen sleeper sofa in living room; works as twin with bedding un-opened, and Queen when open
Driveway and Walkway are on a seasonal snow removal program and will be cleared for you if it snows six inches or more.
Look forward to having you as our guest!
Note about the new rate quote system: Holiday Rate is $245 minimum nights different by holiday and seasonal rate applies to additional nights. Please request a quote to confirm rates as system is not always accurate. Thanks
Looking forward to hearing from you, just fill out the inquiry form and it will come straight to my email. Call or text [after sending your online request ] for a speedier response. Our rental process is quick and easy and can be done 100% online. Last minute renters welcome - we've rescued stranded travelers with a place to stay - 15 minutes from phone call, to PayPal payment, to door code and sleep [whew!]. Thanks for checking out our site :) Nancy
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Member since: 2009
- Max. occupancy 5
- Events Allowed
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Children Welcome:
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5
- Master has a Queen size Bed , Bedroom Two has 3 Twin [single] beds with memory foam toppers. Two are set up, and one is a pop up trundle. Two can be pushed together to make one king and one twin. Queen Sleep Sofa in living room - can be used as twin without opening. Even though there are 7 beds - we recommend using these as logistical options. Party of 5 adults or less is most comfortable in this space....moreless
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom
- We have super-close beach / lake access - and almost as important we are away from the 'Y' where hwy 89 and hwy 28 junction. This is a rare rental that you don't have to cross the highway to get to the beach! In Summer that can take 10 or more minutes just standing there to cross if your rental property doesn't happen to be at a crosswalk. I know because I've done it!...moreless
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- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Eco Tourism
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Cross Country Skiing
- Ice Skating
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Rock Climbing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Water Skiing
6 MB/s High Speed DSL connection. Capable of streaming video and TV shows through HULU or other. We use this feature ourselves. VGA cable [to connect LCD TV to your laptop] with audio hookup include...moreless
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room
- Parking Off Street:
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
Calling card needed for long distance calls. Cell phone reception is generally good. Or you can bring a Magic Jack hooked to your laptop if you need to make longer calls, like conferencing, that's what we do....moreless
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine:
- Wireless Internet:
- Wood Fireplace:
- Coffee Maker
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- Ice Maker
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- Outdoor Grill:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
July 4th Week
Jun 30 - Jul 9, 2017
5 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Rates are based on 2 guests; add $5 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
- Housekeeping $90
- Refundable Damage Deposit $400
- Tax Rate 10%
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Year Purchased: 2009
About the owner: Hi, we are Nancy and Phil and lived in the Tahoe/Reno area for 17 years, and are now working in Denver. We are avid kayakers, x-c skiers, and tennis players [and like good food and wine too!]. We consult nationally, and are currently based in Denver; we are striving to be 'corporate drop out' types, but are not quite there yet. When at the cabin, we walk with our coffee to the beach each morning and with our wine in the evening. Our favorite thing about this cabin is that we feel very relaxed and calm when we are here, and that time just seems to stand still during our visits. We hope you experience the same.
Why the Owner Chose Lake Forest, Dollar Point, CA, USA:
We specifically chose Tahoe City for its restaurants and shops and centralized proximity to the West shore area, Kings Beach, and Incline Village. We searched for 4 years to find a cabin that had close beach access without crossing a major road. Through diligence and timing we were fortunate to find a cabin in our price range that felt so private, and had such amazing access to the beach - the properties on the next street are in the multi-million $ range as they are lakefront. It was an easy choice with six public beaches, boat launch, golf, tennis, and multiple ski resorts all either at our back door, or within 15-20 minutes.
The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
Three of our favorite things about this cabin are; the quiet, the amazing proximity to the lake, and the unspoiled turn-of-the-century feel of this original Tahoe summer cabin and neighborhood. We are far away from the highway and road noise, which just killed the ambiance of so many properties we had rented through the years. From our location you hear the rushing of the breeze through the pines. Our double lot provides extra space, and even though we have neighbors, the lots are situated such that we never see or hear them so the property feels very private. Very few rental properties match our beach access as you can pour your cup of coffee and walk a few houses one way or the other to take in the essence of Tahoe. We have a favorite coffee-sipping spot we can share with you [works well with a glass of wine in your hand too :)
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Our Quintessential Cabin - Ski Resorts, Restaurants, WIFI 6MBs, well maintained
Relaxing Summers at the cabin. Great large deck and yard.
Large party deck for you and your guests
Short walk to Skylandia Beach Park. Relaxing, peaceful, quintessential Tahoe
FRESH POWDER DAY... YAY! Snowshoe right from the cabin to the beach! XC ski too
REMODELED BATHROOM - Super Cute; Bleachy Clean every time!
Pomin Park with beautiful Playground close by.
View from our favorite coffee sipping spot next street,works well with Wine too!
Enjoy a Real Wood Fireplace with Starter Wood for YOU-Warm, Comforting, Romantic
Loft has 3 twin beds, 2+pop-up trundle. Optional King setup for couples
Fun snowshoeing on Tahoe Island/Lake Forest Beach. Walk right from the cabin.
Happy Holidays - Always a warm and inviting time at the Cabin
Beautiful Summer Day at the Cabin. Quiet, Private, Relaxing, free WIFI
Good Wine + Serene Location = Very Relaxing & Fun Vacation
Why fight beach parking when you can walk to the beaches! Boat ramp next door.
Bike, walk, or drive to Tahoe City; shops, restaurants, groceries only 1.4 miles away
You can Snowshoe right here on our 3 beaches. Walk or snowshoe right from cabin
Boat Launch is right up the street from this cabin. KAYAKS AVAILABLE NEARBY
Yay, Snow! Cabin is 15-20 minutes from 4 ski resorts! More SNOW predicted :)
Cabin has Great Close Access to multiple SKI RESORTS
VERY CLOSE BEACH/LAKE ACCESS - QUICK WALKS TO 3 BEACHES
Ski Day- Nancy & Phil Owners, Ski Resorts very close, Authentic Cabin, Free WIFI
X-C Ski Area 1.5 miles away
This listing was first published here in 2009.
Date last modified - Thursday, March 30, 2017
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