Sled, Snow Shoe or Xc Ski Out the Back Door Into Forest -. Hot Tub on Deck(42 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-5 nights
- Property type:Cabin
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Cabin, 3 Bedrooms + game room, 3 Baths, hot tub (Sleeps 6-10)
Updated 3 bedroom, 3 bath A-frame cabin with a bonus game room. Newer slate fireplace and entry, gas fireplace is thermostat controlled and we have a newer central heat so you will be cozy! Flat panel TVs, cable with premium channels and DVD/VHS as well and high speed WiFi and two radios/CD players and ipod player/clock radios. New furniture and linens throughout. So many kitchen utensils and appliances: griddle, Nespresso machine, coffee maker, toaster, crock pot, humidifier, iron/board, etc. Free high speed internet access and Wi-fi.
The game room will be a hit with your party! Foos ball, electronic darts including a fun 'talk back' mode. The kids will enjoy the games, toys, play kitchen, movies and books. The adults will enjoy a wide selection of games, books and movies as well. Cable TV/DVD/VHS in the game room. It also boasts a double sofa bed along with 2 single fold out futons and a brand new full bathroom along with its own exterior door and window to the back yard.
Winter renters: Sled hill right out the back door. Cross country ski or snow shoe right into the trails of the Tahoe National Forest. Or, take a soak in the hot tub on the deck while star-gazing.
In 15 minutes you can be at Squaw or Alpine, 20 minutes to Northstar or the casinos! Tahoe City is only 5 minutes away with fine dining and shopping. Garwoods is even closer.
Summer renters: Miles of trails in the Tahoe National Forest just out our back door! Less than a mile down the hill is beautiful Lake Tahoe and walk out our back door into one of the many hiking and biking trails including the Tahoe Rim Trail. A hot tub, BBQ & two large decks for outdoor dining & relaxation. The OHV trail begins about 15 houses up from ours so bring your ATV, dirt bikes, etc. and enjoy the trails.
We have a double kayak and SUP rental package available for your unlimited use during your stay with us. The kayak and SUP are stored on the beach for easy access. No need to worry about hourly rentals or driving the boats down to the water. Ask about the boat package within your online booking.
A short 5 - 10 minute drive will bring you to the Truckee River for rafting or tubing, to the coast guard station to launch a boat or to one of many public beaches.
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Member since: 2010
- Max. occupancy 10
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
Kids LOVE this cabin: gameroom, hot tub, huge forest to play in, sled run in the back yard in winter, quiet streets and forest trails for biking and exploring. Adults love it because the kids stay in the gameroom at night and the adults have the living room to themselves* (*owner cannot guarantee that all children will follow the 'gameroom is for the kids and living room is for adults rule'!!!)...moreless
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Included
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Low Allergen Environment
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 6-10
- 2 Queen size Beds: Both upstairs bedrooms have queen beds with electric blankets and new down comforters (non-down available for those allergic to down), 4 pillows on each bed and newer linens. Two Twin or Single Beds: The main floor bedroom has a newer trundle bed: two twin beds or push together to make a King sized bed. Child/Futon Beds: We also have two foam, fold out futons - single size. We usually use them on the floor of the game room for children but they can be placed in other rooms as well. Two Sleep Sofas: Both the living room and game room offer a double sized sofa bed and all linens...moreless
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- Books For Adults
- Books For Kids
- CD Player
- DVD Player:
- Game Room:
Dozens of popular board games plus cards and more: Risk, Monopoly, Apples to Apples, Pictionary, Trivial Pursuit, Scrabble, Chess, Uno, traditional cards and poker chips plus so many more!!!...moreless
- Games For Kids
- Satellite / Cable:
- Video Library:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Less than one mile from Lake Tahoe - 3 minute drive to Lardin, Lake Forest beaches or a few minutes more to Tahoe City or Kings Beach. 15 - 20 minute walk to Lardin. Add our dbl kayak & SUP rental!...moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Cross Country Skiing
- Equestrian Events
- Freshwater Fishing
- Ice Skating
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Rock Climbing
- Roller Blading
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Whitewater Rafting
Large dining table fits 5 in brand new black leather chairs and 3 - 5 on the bench. Plus kitchen bar has two bar stools bringing seating to 10 - 12 or just add another chair to the large table...moreless
- Dining Area
- Seating for 10 people
- Alarm Clock
- Basic Soaps
- Broadband Access
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer:
Fitness Room / Equipment:
Fitness room? Yes...outside!! Thousands of acres of forest just out the door :-) We also rent our double kayak & SUP to our guests for a flat fee, unlimited use and access them on the beach....moreless
- Gas Fireplace:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Laundry Soap
Quality bath towels, hand towels, wash cloths and even a separate set of hot tub towels. Nice sheets, electric blankets and new comforters on the Queen beds. Newer comforters on the main floor twin beds...moreless
- Living Room:
- Local Activities Guide
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Paper Towels
- Parking Off Street:
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
- Sofa Bed
- Toilet Paper
We offer all linens: bath and hand towels as well as wash clothes and four hot tub towels hanging in the kitchen. Please bring your own towels to take to the beach or use off of the property....moreless
- Washing Machine:
- Wireless Internet:
- 4 Ring Stove
- Coffee Grinder
Traditional coffee maker with an insulated carafe to keep your coffee warm all morning. Reusable filter. Nespresso machine with over a dozen pods for espresso, coffee or frothing milk. Coffee grinder...moreless
Well stocked kitchen: griddle, lots of pots and pans, dishes, serving plates & bowls, utensils, bakeware/measuring cups & spoons, collander, pitcher. BBQ utensils avail in summer. Ask to have the crock pot or roasting pan left out....moreless
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Pantry Items:
Deck / Patio:
(2) The front deck is large and can accommodate 10 - 20 and currently has a table and 8 chairs. The back deck overlooks the National Forest with hot tub, 4 person table/chairs and BBQ. Addtl table in back yrd....moreless
Kayak / Canoe:
A double kayak and SUP board are available to our guests-unlimited use during your stay for one, low flat fee. No hourly rentals or driving the boats back and forth to the lake. Ours are on the beach...moreless
- Outdoor Grill:
Water Sports Gear:
We have a Stand Up Paddle Board (SUP) and double kayak available to our guests to rent for a low, flat fee. Unlimited use during your stay. Go to the beach, walk to our boats, and start paddling!...moreless
- Wood Deck
Pool / Spa
- Hot Tub:
- Outdoor Hot Tub
- Housekeeper Included
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Apr 17 - May 25, 2017
2 night min stay
July 4 week
Jun 30 - Jul 5, 2017
5 night min stay
Fall/Low Season 2017
Sep 18 - Nov 19, 2017
2 night min stay
Dec 20 - Dec 26, 2017
4 night min stay
New Year's Week
Dec 27 - Jan 2, 2018
4 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Property Damage Protection $59
- Cleaning Fee $200 + tax
- Tax Rate 10%
NEW: Summer guests! We now offer our double kayak and SUPaddleboard for unlimited use to our guests during your rental period. They are stored at the beach for easy access. We charge $100 to use them as much as you want during your 1 - 4 night stay, $150 for 5 nights or more. If you don't want the boat rental mention this in the comments section of your online booking and i will remove/change the fee in the online booking for you. I will adjust the price to $150 for you if you are staying 5 or more nights. Email, call or text me if you have any questions. 916.616.7471
Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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In the summer we make our double kayak and 11' Stand Up Paddleboard available for your rental during your stay at our cabin. They are stored on the beach for easy access for you! Ask about renting these when you make your online booking. $125 for unlimited use during your 2-4 night stay or $200 for unlimited use during 5 nights or more visits. Other summer fun: Hike and bike out the back door and take your ATV, dirt bikes or 4WD up the block to the OHV trail. Or, walk our beautiful neighborhood and see which streets have the best views of the lake...hint...Fulton Crescent! Sled, snow shoe, cross country ski out our back door in winter. Take your snow mobile to the OHV trail at the end of our block.
Year Purchased: 2008
About the owner: We are a family of four who dreamed of owning a home in Tahoe. Our dream came true when the housing market declined and we could afford this cozy cabin in such a perfect location. We try to visit once a month. We are continually adding new furniture, electronics, etc. We want it perfect for our visits and your visits! Our children are now teenagers so all of their toys end up in our game room for your children to enjoy. We have cars, dolls, kitchen toys, games, tinkertoys, board games and more. We are so excited every time we get to visit this fantastic cabin and are happy to share our favorite activities and restaurants with you. Just ask! Nana and Aunti E are pictured here with the kids.
Why the Owner Chose Carnelian Bay, CA, USA:
We fell in love with the beautiful, peaceful neighborhood, wide streets (nice when the streets are full of snow and plows!) and quiet location next to the forest. It was important for us to be close to all of the great beaches as well as the major ski resorts like Squaw, Alpine Meadows and Northstar. This is a quiet neighborhood surrounded by nice, large homes. When we saw that this house had a bonus room downstairs we knew instantly that we would bring up the foos ball table and make that the most fun room in the cabin. It is a favorite. The kids will disappear down there in the evenings and never come out...except to eat! We even added a full bath to the game room and a door to the backyard so they really never have to come out:-) It makes it nice when the kids have their own space and the adults can lounge in the living room or decks on their own. The clincher was knowing we had thousands of acres of forest in our back yard including dozens of trails - even an Off Highway Vehicle trail as our son loves to ride ATVs. Luckily, the OHV trails start at the end of our block so it is a quick walk to get to it but that trail does not run directly behind our house so we never hear the noise of the ATVs and dirt bikes on that trail. The trails we do have behind our house are for hiking and biking and occassionally you will see horseback riders. It is perfect for snow-shoeing and cross country skiing in winter. It is fun to go out in the fresh snow in the morning and see all of the animal tracks from the night before. We love walking the neighborhood and enjoying all of the lake views in our area. Fulton Crescent is a great street to watch the sunset colors over the lake. And, we are hoping we might get a lake 'peek' view from our front yard and deck soon as some of the trees are getting removed to make the area more fire safe!! It is a short drive to the lake...which is our favorite spot to hang out in the summer.
The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
Fantastic hill in the backyard makes a great sled run in the winter. Or in the summer you can hike and bike right out the back door to the trails. The Off Highway Vehicle trail is just at the end of the block. We love all of the summer area activities as well such as Farmer's Markets, free concerts on the beach, Truckee street fair, Shakespeare festival, and more. Pick up a free Tahoe paper to see all of the options available. We also just recently decided to make our double kayak and SUP available to our guests for unlimited use during a stay. They are already on the beach and waiting for you! Please add this request in the comments within your online booking and we handle that fee outside of VRBO. So much cheaper and easier than renting by the hour or having to drive the boats back and forth to the lake.
- Primary: + 9166167471
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Welcome to Lynwood Chalet! Enjoy the peaceful moments & beautiful views
Large front deck off of the living room
Ask us about our Stand Up Paddle Board and Dbl Kayak available for your stay!
Newer Gas Fireplace with Slate Surrounding - Thermostat Controlled!
Bonus Game Room is Down the Ladder with Foosball, Electronic Darts, TV/DVD/Cable
Master Bedroom Balcony - Star Gaze from the Quiet of Your Own Balcony
3rd Bedroom - 2 Twin Trundle Beds or put next to eachother. Has a full bathroom
upstairs bathroom - view of new shower with large tiles
Have fun rafting or tubing down the Truckee river. Starts in Tahoe City.
Tahoe National Forest Trails Accessed Through Our Backyard or up the Block
The Back Yard Turns Into a Winter Wonderland and Sled Run - Backs to the Forest!
Tahoe City Commons Beach and bike trail along lake or to Squaw/Truckee
Back Deck Overlooking Forest with Jacuzzi hot tub
Our Double Kayak (and SUP) are stored at the Lake. Ask about renting them!
Living room with full size sofa bed
Sunny Kitchen Offers Newer Appliances and All of the Utensils You Could Need!
Master Bedroom View #2 - and Lots of Books in the Cabin to Peruse!
Bedroom #2, Queen Size Bed, Overlooks the Forest
Main floor bathroom with tub and shower
Stunning Lake Tahoe views as you walk thru neighborhood. Less than 1 mile away.
Enjoy a mobile massage on the back deck with the sounds of nature all around
OHV trail is only about 15 houses up the road. And no OHV noise at our cabin!
Ahhh...Nothing Like a Soak in the Hot Tub in the Snow! Overlooks the Forest
This listing was first published here in 2010.
Date last modified - Monday, March 27, 2017
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