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Dancing Bear Den - Lake View, Knotty Pine, Pets Welcome

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Cabin, 3 Bedrooms, 2 baths, hot tub, (Sleeps 10)

Dancing Bear Den!

In recent years three siblings and their families have enjoyed and shared with you, our Tahoe tourists, a cute, knotty pine cabin named after our 'Papa Bear' who created our family legacy with a Tahoe cabin for summer and winter adventures.

Instead of Papa Bear’s Tahoe Cabin, however, we are so excited now to introduce our new cabin, Dancing Bear Den! The Dancing Bear Den is just a few houses away from our former Papa Bear’s cabin, still has a view of Lake Tahoe, and has more room – and a hot tub!!!

We are sharing the cabin with you to create your own memories - whether family vacation, couple's getaway, honeymoons or ski vacation. The access is fabulous, right on the highway so you won't get stuck in the snow, with a wide, level driveway that can fit four cars and a boat.

Lake View! There's a partial view of Lake Tahoe from the deck and the living room.

Features! The cabin can sleep up to 10 people. There are two bedrooms downstairs, each with a queen bed, along with a full bath, washer/dryer, kitchen, and living room. There is a large loft bedroom upstairs, with two bunkbeds (full bed on bottom, twin on top) and a full bath. Paneled in knotty pine throughout, Dancing Bear Den is filled with the Tahoe bear décor.

Dog Friendly! There is a nice backyard to let your dog out. We will be building a fence this summer for Fido.

No Smoking! Please don't rent this cabin if you are a smoker.

Close to resorts! The cabin is located in the middle of the North Shore of Lake Tahoe, close to Northstar, Homewood, Alpine Meadows and Squaw Valley, as well as Tahoe Cross Country Ski Center. Many more ski areas are within an hour's drive. There are beaches across the North Shore, public bus access right out the front door, restaurants and shopping within minutes.

This cabin opens the door to a wonderful world of Tahoe adventures.

Keywords: Lake Tahoe, cabin, North Shore, beaches, 10 person, North Shore, Tahoe, ski rental, Cedar Flat, lakeview

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
July 24, 2017

About The Owner

The family which jointly owns Dancing Bear Den shares a love of Lake Tahoe and frequently visits this special place. Of the three children, the Caninos have lived in Cedar Flat, just a few blocks away, for more than 30 years and manage the property; the Bransons are in the Reno/Sparks area and the Inman/Borgias family comes for frequent visits from Denver.

The Owner purchased this cabin in 2016

Why The Owner chose Lake Tahoe North Shore CA

Papa Bear chose to purchase a cabin so he could spend his summers golfing at Old Brockway Golf Course and enjoying his friends along the lake. After he went to heaven, his kids continue the legacy of a love of Tahoe. Now that his grandchildren are adults themselves, the Dancing Bear Den offers more room.

What makes this cabin unique

You will encounter a Tahoe experience in this cute cabin that you could not have in a motel or resort. You will experience Tahoe's quaint past in this cabin, while enjoying all Tahoe's many resorts, restaurants, shopping, and sightseeing opportunities.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you for allowing my husband and I to stay in your lovely home! The weather has been great! it was a great way to enjoy our one-year anniversary along with the last trip before our little one arrives! hope to visit when he/she is old enough to appreciate God's gift (wonderful Lake Tahoe)!
Jun 2012
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Amenities

Carnelian Bay Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
  • 1
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Tahoe Golf bedroom - 1 queen , The golfing theme uses Old Brockway Golf Course photos.
    Tahoe Ski bedroom - 1 queen , We dream of skiing in this bedroom!
    Dancing Bears bedroom - 2 bunk bed , Bunks have full beds on bottom and twin on top.
    Hide-a-bed - 1 sleep sofa /futon , There is a fold out couch on the landing next to the loft.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(44 traveler reviews)

Dancing Bear Den - Lake View, Knotty Pine, Pets Welcome
average rating of 4.7727275 based on 55 reviews
5

Great house, best hot tub!

  • 5 of 5

The house was really nice, and the hot tub was amazing. Good game selection and nice big windows.

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

cozy family home in great location

  • 5 of 5

Our pack of two humans and two small dogs enjoyed our stay here very much. The snow was piled high all around but the driveway and the path to the front door was well shoveled. The furniture was comfy as a family den, the kitchen well equipped, the fireplace cozy and warm. Couldn't use the back yard or spa as the snow was about 5 feet deep back there! The location is perfect, near Tahoe City, looking out at the lake. It's on the main road but there wasn't much traffic after dark. Well connected with cable and Internet. All in all, exactly what we were hoping for and a very nice time.

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful but very noisy, hot tub did not work

  • 2 of 5

The Dancing Bear den is very nice and cozy but we ran into a couple issues:

- the house is super noisy- it's impossible to get up in the AM, especially in the mezzanine, without waking everybody up

- the hot tub did not work (never warmed pub after we turned it on one morning)

- while the address of the house was correct on the check in PDF, the address in the rental information section of VRBO was incorrect which led us to look for the wrong house for 30min- would be good to correct

- there was no soap or shampoo in the bathrooms

Not sure we would stay again.

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great cabin, great time.

  • 5 of 5

Ted was very helpful to us, even in helping us get access (after check-out) to grab a personal item that we forgot to take with us! This cabin is very cozy, comfortable, well-placed, and the loft is great for the kids! We bought wood but forgot to actually have a fire, but I'm sure that would've been great too! I would definitely recommend this cabin for a family with kids and a dog - the back yard made it very easy for our dog to go outside. We'd definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Tahoe cabin!

  • 5 of 5

My family spent Christmas at the cabin which was perfectly located in North Tahoe. Plenty of sleeping space and well equipped for hosting a large group. The hot tub was a huge bonus! I absolutely recommend this cabin for a nice getaway.

  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great!

  • 5 of 5

Had a great time here with a group of 9 and 2 pups, lots of space for everyone!

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Reno Tahoe International Airport
Nearest Point of Interest
Patton Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Small beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Skyland Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Lake Forest Boat Ramp
Nearest Point of Interest
Tahoe Cross Country Ski Center
Nearest Point of Interest
Hiking Trail access
Nearest Point of Interest
Hiking Trail access
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

Carnelian Bay Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Labor Day Holiday
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
$350
 
 
Fall
Sep 5 2017 - Nov 22 2017
1 night minimum stay
$200
From
$250
Fri,Sat
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 23 2017 - Nov 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
$350
 
 
Christmas
Dec 21 2017 - Jan 7 2018
3 night minimum stay
$400
 
 
Ski Season
Jan 8 2018 - Mar 31 2018
2 night minimum stay
$250
From
$300
Fri,Sat
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$250
From
$300
Fri,Sat
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Cleaning fee $125
Pet Fee $25
Tax Rate 10.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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