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Luxurious 5000 sf Northstar Home - Incredible Game Room & Four King Bed Suites

Sleeps21
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms6
Half Baths1
Space 5,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 6 Bedrooms, 6.5 Baths, (Sleeps 21 in beds)

The interior of this homes sets it apart and into a class all its own. Hand distressed beams, hand hewed walnut floors and intricate masonry create that 'Old Tahoe' feel. A gourmet kitchen complete with a a 60' Thermador range allows you to create a feast for your family and friends.

This home has a wonderful open floor plan. The kitchen, dining, and living room areas create a warm gathering place after a fun day on the slopes or on the trails. And while the adults gather there, the kids (or "kids at heart") have a place all to their own - a huge game room area in the lower level keeps them entertained so the adults can have some time to themselves. And, in the winter, they have their own private sledding hill right in back of the house.

Our amazing game room has something for everyone: Two big screen televisions (with Xbox game consoles), billiards table, 16' long professional shuffleboard table, professional foosball table, ping pong table, two iMacs (for internet browsing), and a large game table (seats 8) that will be perfect for the poker or card game players. Our latest addition is a vintage Addams Family Pinball Machine - the most popular pinball machine ever made.

The large main deck is ideal for outdoor entertaining in the spring, summer & fall. A large table seats 12, and there are two patio heaters for those crisp Tahoe evenings. But the "star" of our main deck is the steel log gas fire pit, just like the ones you will find around the lodges & villages of the world's best ski resorts. Fire it up, and pull up one of our Adirondack chairs to enjoy the radiant glow all night long. The main deck also features a Weber gas grill during the spring, summer & fall.

This home boasts six bedroom suites. Four of those bedrooms have king beds. Another one has a queen & a twin. The sixth bedroom is a bunk room (six twin beds) with a private bath. One of the king suites has an attached bedroom with twin beds (bunk), perfect for guests with small children. We also have thick sleeping pads for those kids who want to sleep in their parent's room.

The Home Run ski trail is a short walk to the end of the street - you can take that down to the Village, or to the Highlands Gondola, for a quick trip up to the slopes or to the Ritz Carlton.

Or, you can call for the free shuttle to take you anywhere at Northstar.

Please note that our home is not suitable for hosting any kind of event. We do not accept reservations for weddings, receptions, or any kind of party.

Cancellation Policy: Upon notification of a request to cancel, we will attempt to re-rent the reserved dates. If we are able to do so then all monies paid to us will be refunded. If we are unable to re-rent the reserved dates then no refund will be issued.

The exterior of the home, including the outside deck, is monitored by security cameras.

"Home Run" Bedroom... Primary Master - King bed, Private Bath (plus sleeping pads for kids on the floor).

"Lookout" Bedroom... King bed, bathroom shared (Jack & Jill style) with bedroom #3.

"Mt Pluto" Bedroom... Queen bed & a Twin bed above it, bathroom shared (Jack & Jill style) with bedroom #2.

"Martis Peak" Bedroom... King bed, private bath (plus sleeping pads for kids on the floor).

"Backside" Bedroom... King Bed, private bath; Bedroom #5b is connected to this bedroom (#5) through the private bathroom.

"Backside" Bonus Bedroom... Bunk beds (two twins). This bedroom does not have it's own entrance. Entrance is through bedroom #5.

"The Stash" Bedroom... Three bunk beds (six twin beds total) & private bathroom.

Den... American Leather Comfort Sleeper King Size Sofa Bed (most comfortable sleeper sofa made!)

Keywords: house, cabin

More Details

Owner
Dave Gravlin
Member since: 2011
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 24, 2018

About Dave Gravlin

Our family built this home to enjoy with our family and friends. We often have four or five families staying there, enjoying the magic that is Tahoe & Northstar. Our permanent home is in the Sierra foothills community of Granite Bay.

Dave Gravlin purchased this house in 2008

Why Dave Gravlin chose Truckee

Northstar is a wonderful family resort. The investments made in recent years has made it even better.

What makes this house unique

Our home is part of the Northstar Property Owners Association. You will have access to the NPOA Recreation Center at the low cost of $3 per person per day. The Rec Center includes several pools (summer), hot tubs, sauna, fitness center, tennis courts (summer), and other amenities.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a great weekend at your beautiful home. Thanks again. We hope to come back again soon!
Sep 2017
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Amenities

Truckee House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 5000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 21
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View
  • Resort
  • Ski-In ...
  • Ski-Out ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Alarm System
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available ...
  • Covered Parking
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Hydronic Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Area
  • Living Room
  • Macintosh Computer
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 5 -
    Bathroom 7 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 21
  • Primary Master - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , This bedroom shares a bathroom (jack & jill) with bedroom #3
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , This bedroom shares a bathroom (jack & jill) with bedroom #2
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king
    Bedroom 5 - 1 king , 2 twin/ single , The two twin beds (bunks) are located in a separate room.
    Den - 1 sleep sofa /futon , American Leather Comfort Sleeper King Size Sofa Bed
    Bunk Room - 3 bunk bed , Six twin beds (3 bunks) with a private bath.
  • King size beds (4), Queen (1), Twin (9), King Size Comfort Sleeper Sofa Bed (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Tennis ...
  • Tennis Court
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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average rating of 4.975 based on 41 reviews
5

Beautiful home! Brought family from all over the country and we all loved the space in the house.

  • 5 of 5

Bedrooms with bathrooms was great and the family space was spacious enough for all of us to hang out together. Game room facilities were awesome!

  • Submitted: Jan 21, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
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5

Amazing House!!!

  • 5 of 5

This house was perfect. Had all the amenities we needed for our group of 20.

All the rooms were spacious, comfortable beds, plenty of bathroom space.

The SONOS music system is incredible, plenty of games. If there was snow on the home run trail this would have been even better, but this has nothing to do with the property itself.

Overall a wonderful home, hope to be back next year.

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
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5

Spacious, high-end property

  • 5 of 5

We were really late to plan this Tahoe trip and fortunately I found this wonderful property for our large group. We are a group of 16 adults with 6 cars and this property does have this much space for parking which is awesome. The game room is marvelous that we spent a lot of time there and of course also in the jacuzzi. Kitchen is spacious to accommodate all of us together. The host is very prompt for my questions. Overall there is nothing to complain. Very nice experience.

  • Submitted: Dec 14, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
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5

Beautiful vacation rental

  • 5 of 5

We rented this house for a Corporate Retreat and it was perfect. There is plenty of room for everyone and the game room was top-notch. The home itself is just beautiful and very well appointed. Everyone in our group was very impressed and some of us are hoping to come back with friends and family to rent as a vacation get-a-way. The owner (Dave) was also very easy to work with and quite accommodating.

  • Submitted: Nov 26, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
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5

An exceptional property

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful place. Tons of space even for larger groups. Fully stocked, which is a nice convenience. Hope to be back.

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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5

Beautiful property - excellent for large groups!

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. This is an extremely large and well appointed property and the owner (Dave) is very responsive.

Highlights:

Game room with pool, ping pong, foosball, shuffle board, video games and a poker table

Hot tub

Well stocked kitchen - this is sometimes a problem in rentals but not here!

Beautiful deck with a huge table, fire pit, grill top and BBQ - we spent almost every evening here.

We had 13 people in our party, 8 adults and 5 children and could have definitely fit more children with ease.

We also appreciated Dave's thorough instructions for the house.

We absolutely love Northstar and the village there and will be back! Thanks Dave!

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Reno
Nearest Barpub
Village at Northstar
Nearest Golf
Northstar Golf Course (Right here)
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Truckee
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
I-80
Nearest Restaurant
Several in Northstar VIllage
Nearest Ski
Right Here!
Nearest Beach
10 Miles
Kings Beach, Tahoe
Nearest Point of Interest
Home Run Ski Trail
Nearest Point of Interest
Village at Northstar
Nearest Point of Interest
Ritz Carlton
Car: recommended

Our home is located on the mountain at Northstar resort, just above the Village at Northstar. In the winter season, the Home Run ski trail can be accessed at the end of our cul-de-sac. That will take you to the Highland Gondola, for access to the Ritz Carlton & the Mid-Mountain lifts. It will also take you to the Village. In the summer season, you can walk to the Village on trails just below our home. Soon, a bike trail will be completed that will allow you to ride all the way to Truckee.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Departure Cleaning Fee $450 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $79
Tax Rate 10.0%

**Discounts of 15-25% off nightly rates for 7 night stays!**

No arrivals or departures on Saturdays. Your stay may begin or end on any other day of the week.

Minimum stay limitations may be waived to fill open gaps on our reservation calendar. Please contact us for more information.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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