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Remodeled town home w/sunny deck - Close to Tahoe City, Lake, & Ski resort

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 1,500 sq ft
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

4 BR/2 BA Condo, walk to lake, bike to town, short drive to ski resorts, etc.

This fully remodeled 4BR 2BA Lake Forest Glen condo has set up with a relaxing vacation in mind. It is decorated in Tahoe style, with log furniture and pine trim. It sleeps 10 with 3 queen beds and 4 twin beds and is great for groups, family, or two families sharing.

The kitchen is equipped with high end Stainless steel appliances, granite tile counters, ice/water in fridge, and all the items you could want for cooking gourmet meals. The kitchen opens into the living area with a breakfast bar, so nobody will miss out when in the kitchen!

The comfortable Living room has a 40' LED LCD TV, HD Cable, Blue-Ray DVD and stereo system. There are games and books available as well. There is also a brand new gas fireplace insert that does a great job of warming up the living room while adding a nice ambiance.

There is a dinning table that easily expands form seating 4 to seating 8. 4 more can sit at the breakfast bar.

There are four bedrooms and two bathrooms. One bedroom is downstairs with a queen bed. There is also a full bath with large shower downstairs.

Upstairs has a full bath with tub/shower and three bedrooms. One room has two twin beds. The second room has a queen bed with twin loft over it (opposite orientation from typical bunk beds, see picture). The third room is the largest and has a queen bed and twin bed. All rooms have large closets and a dresser to put your things away.

There is a second TV, 32' LCD and DVD player in the large bedroom upstairs.

There is a deck off the back (by living room) that face south and gets great sun all day long. The deck has a table with umbrella, chairs, and some adirondack chairs for lounging (spring through fall only). There is also a Weber gas BBQ for grilling great meals (year round)! The sunny deck is great for sitting in the warm sun on cool mornings and enjoying your coffee.

High speed wireless internet is provided High speed Cable broadband and WIFI router. Plenty fast enough to stream Netflix, etc. Also a landline phone is provided for local calls. most cell service works in the area (AT&T has great service in the unit).

The unit is by the rear Bristlecone st exit and is a close walk to the lake at Lake Forest beach or Skylandia Park. The bike bath is also very close and Tahoe city is about 1.5 miles away door to door.

This unit is good for someone who had trouble with stairs as well as the first floor is at ground level and only a few feet from your car with parking in front (only one small step) and there is a bedroom and bathroom at ground level.

The complex has great amenities: Two pools (adult only and family), hot tub, sauna, tennis courts, and playground) and is close to many great outdoor spots in Lake Tahoe.

Everything you need is included, linens, supplies, etc. Just bring your clothes and food!

This condo is for a max of 10 people.

More Details

Owner
Mike Straus
Member since: 2012
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 a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 16, 2018

About Mike Straus

We grew up spending our summers on lakes (in Michigan and New Jersey) and wanted to have that same experience for our future family here in California. Currently residents in Marin County after having formally lived in San Francisco, we wanted to have our lake experience here and Lake Tahoe was a natural fit as we have enjoyed in in summers and winters for years since we each moved to California.

Mike Straus purchased this townhome in 2011

Why Mike Straus chose Lake Forest

It was important for use to have a place on a lake as we both spent our summers with lake living growing up, and we love Tahoe for Skiing in the winter and all the great outdoor activities in the summer. We wanted to be in North Lake Tahoe as we both loved Tahoe City and all the North shore has to offer. We wanted to be close to Tahoe City (within biking distance) and near both the Lake and bike path.

We found this great unit in Lake Forest Glen and not only was it close to Tahoe City and the lake, but this unit was near the back Bristlecone st exit making it easy to hop on a bike to the bike path or walk to the lake at Lake Forest Beach or the great hidden gem of Skylandia Park. We also loved the great remodel and mountain cabin theme inside and the south facing deck with plenty of sun all day long! We love staying here and we hope you will too!

What makes this townhome unique

The south facing deck gets lots of sun all day and is a great place to enjoy morning coffee. Inside the pine trim and log furniture give it a truly Tahoe feeling! Gas fireplace makes livingroom warm and inviting.

Amenities

Lake Forest Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq ft
  • 2 stories
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Downstairs Bathroom - toilet , shower , Has a large shower. On ground level.
    Upstairs Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , includes TV and DVD player. Largest room
    Downstairs Bedroom - 1 queen , On ground floor & across hall from bathroom
    Twin Bedroom - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom with Loft Bed - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , Has a twin loft bed and a regular queen bed
  • Queen size Beds (3) Three of the rooms have a queen bed, one of which has a twin loft over it., Twin or Single Beds (4) 4 twin beds, one of which is a loft bed over a queen., Baby Cribs (1) There is a pack-n-play in one of the closets.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Sauna ...
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The complex has four tennis courts, two pools, a hot tub, and sauna. One of the pools is adult only and the other is the family pool. Lake Tahoe is a short walk away with Lake Forest beach and Skylandia Park and beach near by. The Bike bath into tahoe city is very close outside of the complex as well. The Coast Guard boat ramp is right off lake Forest rd, so if you are trailing a boat you can launch without even going to the main road.

Reviews

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Remodeled town home w/sunny deck - Close to Tahoe City, Lake, & Ski resort
average rating of 4.8 based on 35 reviews
5

We had the best time!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay for the week - the home is immaculate and so comfortable! The pool and play area are perfect for families and we loved walking down to the lake in the afternoons. We can't say enough about how kind and responsive the owner was and look forward to returning again next year!

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location, good sized unit, well-stocked

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed staying at this property. The unit is very close to Tahoe City which has plenty of restaurants. There is a nice little beach a couple of blocks walk from the unit. The unit is well-stocked with everything needed in the kitchen, bathrooms, etc. It was nice to have four bedrooms, though we only ended up using three. We had a small issue come up during the stay and the owner was quick to respond and coordinated to get the issue solved locally. We would highly recommend staying here.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Super place to stay on North Lake Tahoe!!

  • 5 of 5

This place was nice and clean, it has everything you need for your stay except you! It's an awesome location and located in a very quiet neighborhood.

The owner is absolutely wonderful to work with and responds quickly to questions. I can't say enough great things about our stay.

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The condo is very welcoming and accommodating. The kitchen is very well supplied with everything!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time staying there. There was plenty of room for us all and the condo had everything we needed.

It is well Located with easy access to the lake as well as to town.

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic rental!

  • 5 of 5

My family enjoyed a wonderful Christmas as this rental! Pleanty of supplies for preparing large family meals. The beds were comfortable and the bedrooms are large enough to accommodate our group of 9 (4 adults/5 kids) for a week. Tahoe City proximity was also a huge plus! Also, the owner was very responsive and immediately answered questions. I would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Dec 30, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location for families

  • 5 of 5

My family really enjoyed their selves they got to play with snow right outside the door ... this was the whole reason we came was for our family to enjoy the snow

  • Submitted: Dec 17, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
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Map

Nearest Barpub
1.6 Miles
Lakeview Pizza, Pete & Peters, etc in Tahoe City
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Bacchi's
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Lake Forest Beach
Car: recommended

North Lake Tahoe is a must go destination. This property is 1.6 miles from Tahoe city (right along a great bike path), which is home to a number of great restaurants, bars and shops. The Lake and a couple great beaches are a short walk, bike or drive in the Lake Forest/Tahoe city area. Great mountain biking and hiking are a short distance away. The Condo complex has great amenities and tons to do in the area!

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $140
Property Damage Insurance $59

Holiday periods have special rates and higher minimum nights may apply. Minimum nights and holiday rates may be negotiable if only part of the holiday period is available.

Inquire for potential off-season or last minute booking specials.

Some periods eligible for discounted rates more nights, please inquire.

Payment for reservations far in advanced may be broken into two parts.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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