Spacious Family Cabin, Sleeps 16, Great for Multiple Families(8 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:Contact owner
- Property type:Cabin
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Cabin, 6 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 16-18)
The 'Refnest' is a 4000 square foot family cabin, custom built by owner contractor in 1997. The cabin was designed with large family gatherings in mind. The expansive greatroom features a large stone, wood-burning fireplace, with comfortable furnishings for tv viewing, reading, and table games. The outdoor deck, off the greatroom, is a great place for summer dining, bird watching, or sunbathing. The fully equipped modern kitchen features a large island with stone countertops and seating for six, a dining table that accommodates ten, and abundant empty cabinet space, including a pantry for renter's supplies. The master suite, with King Bed, has plenty of room for additional young children, and a full bathroom next door. All of the above are on the top entry level of the home.
The downstairs contains 5 bedrooms: one king, 2 queens, and 2 bunkrooms with 4 beds each. One of these bunkrooms has a game area with tv and foosball for the kids. There are two full bathrooms, with a common vanity area, and a washer and dryer in the laundry area. There is an exterior door that leads to the beautifully landscaped backyard.
The driveway accomodates 4 cars in the winter, and in the summer months parking is available on the side parking area as well as on the street. The garage is also available when the ping-pong table is not in use.
In the summer months, the cabin is a short walk to our 'members only' private beach at Chamber's Landing. Visitors can also enjoy the public sandy beach & pier at Chamber's Landing.
If you prefer a ride to the beach, there is a neighborhood shuttle bus that will pick you up in front of our door, which runs on the half-hour. Our location offers easy access to the bike trail which is a block away, and Tahoe City offers River Rafting on the Truckee River. There is a boat launch at Obexer's Marina in Homewood, and also at Meeks Bay.
In the winter months, the cabin is a short drive to local ski areas such as: Homewood (1 mile), Alpine Meadows, Squaw Valley, and Northstar. If you prefer XC skiing, Sugar Pine Point has beautiful trails about 3 miles south.
This large family style cabin is perfect for family reunions, retreats, and small groups, excluding weddings and youth group activities.
Keywords: spacious, large modern kitchen, sizable greatroom, garage, private beach membership, walking distance to the lake, large backyard for games, nearby skiing, bike trails, boating, hiking.
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Member since: 2011
- Vacation Rental
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters
- Children Welcome
- Limited Accessibility
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18, Beds for 16-18
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Ping Pong Table
- Satellite / Cable
- Live Theater
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Water Skiing
- Clothes Dryer
- Parking Off Street
- Cooking Utensils
- Ice Maker
- Deck / Patio
- Outdoor Grill
$400 per night, plus 10% room tax and $180 cleaning fee, or $3200 weekly, which includes tax and cleaning fee. $500 reservation hold and damage deposit, (refundable upon condition examination) June 15 - August 31, 2014 weekly rentals only Rentals run Sunday to Sunday with check-in at 4:00 p.m., departure 11:00 a.m. All rentals: check-in is 4:00 p.m., and departure is 11:00 a.m. Contact owner regarding: REDUCED RATES IN APRIL,MAY,OCTOBER,NOVEMBER(excluding Thanksgiving week)
Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
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Year Purchased: 1996
About the owner: We are the owner/builder of this property and a lot of family talent and time went into making this home special. It was designed with 'family rentals' in mind and we have paid attention to detail making sure you have all the comforts of home. We have had families who have rented consistently on an annual basis for the last 10 years.We have been vacationing in the Chamberlands area since the 1970's and we love the area and the local amenities. We know you will enjoy our 'Refnest'.
The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
When our children and grandchildren stay at the Refnest, the area provides many options for outdoor adventure and the cabin is a peaceful place to enjoy the surroundings. The bike trail is one block away, there are numerous ski areas nearby, the lake and beach activities are close, and there are several dining choices.
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Spacious Greatroom with beautiful wooded view of the backyard
Great Room looking toward entry mudroom, and loft, which is perfect for reading
Master Bedroom on Entry top level with King Bed
Downstairs Bedroom 2, Queen Bed
Downstairs Bedroom 4/Gameroom: 2 Bunkbeds, Sofa with hide-a-bed
Expansive backyard area for summer lawn games
Near-by Sugar Pine Point State Park
Front of Cabin, summer
Great Room with cozy wood burning fireplace & plenty of seating for large groups
Modern Kitchen with lots of empty cabinet space and seating for 16
Downstairs Bedroom 1, King Bed
Downstairs Bedroom 3, Queen Bed
Downstairs Bedroom 5, 2 Bunkbeds
Back of Cabin with large deck, lawn area, picnic table and hammock
Chamber's landing Beach, Pier, and Bar
Chamber's Beach and Pier
This listing was first published here in 2011.
Date last modified - Thursday, January 19, 2017
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- Calendar last updated 06/29/2016
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