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Spectacular home awaits and summer is around the corner. Book now!

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 1,950 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bdrm/2.5 bath mountain setting close to clubhouse. Easy access.

Beautiful 2 level Tahoe Donner 3/2.5 house. This cabin comfortably sleeps 10 - 2 queen beds, 2 bunks, pull-out couch in master bed room.. Newly remodeled granite and hardwood throughout, with TV, internet, WiFi, DVD. Enjoy a fully equipped chef's kitchen, a great room with gas stove and washer/dryer. New furniture and mattresses accent this get away, with extra quilts, blankets, towels and linens.


Owner
Tina Tankka
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 9, 2017

About Tina Tankka

Our family has been enjoying Tahoe, now, for many years, always amazed at the magical feeling it delivers. We look forward to all its seasonal changes, the salmon run in the fall, the skiing in the winter, the water falls in the spring, the lakeside activities in the summer. Each time we ascend the mountain, we never tire of that magical feeling as the city falls behind and you enter into the big country.

Tina Tankka purchased this house in 2012

Why Tina Tankka chose Truckee

Having looked for many years and wishing a small piece of Tahoe to be ours, we very luckily stumbled upon Hansel Cabin. Newly remodeled and decorated with vacationers in mind who want to call a place a home, we would like to share with you a piece of Sierra paradise.

What makes this house unique

Modern amenities grace our cabin and Tahoe Donner, while Old Town Truckee whisks you back into the time when westward parties forged their mountain settlements. Relax in Tahoe Donner's spa, swimming pools and private Donner Lake beach or play hard and embrace the renegade in you.

Amenities

Truckee House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1950 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2 beautiful granite and travertine bathrooms with an extra 1/2 bath on the first level that adjoins the laundry room.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • 2 Queen size Beds , 1 pull out sofa in the master bed room that sleeps 2, 2 Bunk Beds that sleep 4 for a total of 10 people.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Golf, tennis, swimming pools, private association beach, spa, weight room.

Reviews

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Spectacular home awaits and summer is around the corner. Book now!
average rating of 5.0 based on 26 reviews
5

Perfect vacation home - kids love it

  • 5 of 5

This house is updated with modern amenities and tastefully decorated. It looks even better than in the photos! My kids loved the bunk beds. They each took one set and didn't have to fight who gets the top. We enjoyed sitting in front of the fireplace and reading a book - Tina has a lot of good books!

The location is very convenient - less than 10 minutes drive after we got off high way 80. It is centrally located with short drive to Squaw and Northstar. There is a big open space in the back of the house and kids had a great time playing with snow and sledding. We didn't have to go to the paid snow play area nearby.

The owner Tina was very easy to work with and very accommodating. She was always accessible by phone when we had questions about the house. We're already planning our next visit. Thanks Tina for sharing your beautiful home!

  • Submitted: Feb 13, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for choosing our home. We are always happy to be able to make your stay cozy. We've always said a house needs to be filled with kids. Thank you so much and thank you for being such wonderful guests!
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5

Nice and comfortable

  • 5 of 5

We loved Tina's home. It was perfect for two families and if we didn't have a conflict, would have asked to extend our stay. The house was nicely decorated, very clean, well furnished and in a great location. Tina was super responsive and very accommodating.

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank YOU Lori for being such wonderful guests! We're so happy you enjoyed Tahoe and our home. Please come back again and have a wonderful rest of the year!
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5

Beautiful, quiet, classy

  • 5 of 5

What a find! Quiet, very clean, away from it all but close to town. I wish we could have stayed longer. Easy check in and check out with clear instructions. I felt very pampered!

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect Home for a Weekend Getaway

  • 5 of 5

This home worked out perfectly for our weekend company trip up to Tahoe. The house was clean and the location was perfect. The owner is very professional and organized and setting up our reservation was a total breeze. I would definitely recommend this house to anyone who is looking for a great place to stay in the area.

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for choosing our home. You were the perfect guests! I'm glad you and your party were able to enjoy our home and the snow. We are always happy to see a group like yours come through. Once more, thank you and hope to see you again soon.
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5

Great vacation home for family

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time staying in this home. It is a very nice home, it has all the amenities you will need. Very comfortable and roomy. Great location. Next time we go to Tahoe we would love to stay there again.

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect for family gathering

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed this house. The cousins had a great time sleeping in the bunk beds. Our favorite part about the house was eating out on the back deck in the warm summer nights and walking down to the pool and pizza joint. It's so close! Thank you for sharing your beautiful home with us!

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2015
  • Stayed: June 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Golf
1 Miles
In Tahoe Donner
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Amtrak in Truckee
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Highway 80
Nearest Ski
10 Miles
Squaw Ski Resort and Sugar Bowl
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Donner Lake
Car: necessary

Charmingly, nestled in the woods with a deck and a yard that back up unto open space. Guests (for a nominal fee) will have access to the private community pool and spa, workout facilities, tennis courts, clubhouse amenities, dining, golf (at a discounted rate) and a private beach and boating marina at Donner Lake. Close by you can white water raft the Truckee River, hike the waterfalls, mountain bike the Sierras or go horseback riding to explore the Tahoe National Forest. Squaw/Alpine and Sugar Bowl ski resorts are 20 minutes close, with Squaw boasting an ice skating rink and swimming pool that will give you breathtaking views of famed Lake Tahoe. Royal Gorge, next to Sugar Bowl, offers the largest cross country ski trails in America. For the little kids snow play or sledding is a walk away. You're also close to the town of Old Truckee, where you'll find mom and pop shops. restaurants and jazz bars. 30 minutes away in Tahoe City you can sit and have a meal or a drink, while wowing the magnificent views of Lake Tahoe. If casinos are your fancy, Reno and the Nevada gambling hot spots are but 45 minutes away. Kids will love coming in the fall for the annual Kokanee Salmon Run at Taylor Creek. Watch the salmon swim upstream back to their birthing grounds, where on peak days streams will be thick with spawning Kokanee. Come back, after a days activities, to the park like retreat of Tahoe Donner. It's Yosemite without the crowds

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Extended Stay Clean Fee $300 + Tax
Cleaning 7 to 10 guests $200 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning 1 to 6 guests $175 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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