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Skylight Mountain Home-Special-Stay 2 Spring/Fall Weekend Nights, Get a 3rd Free

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Forested back yard perfect for sledding in the winter & exploring in the summer

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Last updated: 12/03/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-5 nights
  • Sleeps:16
  • Bedrooms:5
  • Bathrooms:4
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

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This spacious, bright and comfortable mountain home is ready to be enjoyed! Perfect for families and groups, this home offers a gourmet kitchen overlooking a large open living/dining space located on the main floor. Skylights and ample windows bathe the room in light during the day and allow for beautiful forest views as the sun sets in the evening. On the lower floor and mezzanine levels, five well-appointed bedrooms offer comfortable privacy for a good night’s sleep. An upper loft level (with X-Box 360) provides an additional area for socializing and sleeping. Downstairs recreation room includes pool table, additional seating and access to the outdoor hottub. All of this with access to Tahoe Donner’s many amenities, lakefront beaches, hundreds of miles of hiking trails and world class skiing, golf, mountain biking and bicycling.

This 4200 square foot home sleeps up to 16 people in beds and works well for as many as four families. Bedrooms include:
**Master Bedroom on Lower Level (King bed, extra single foam mattress with linens stored under bed, private bath with shower)
** Two Bedrooms on Lower Level with shared bath with shower (one with queen bed and one with king bed)
** Kids bunk room off of Rec Room on Lower Level (twin bunk over queen)
** Master Bedroom on Mezzanine Level (King bed, private bath with shower, extra single foam mattress with linens stored in closet)
** The loft, which is open to the living room below, also offers additional sleeping space for up to 4 persons (one twin bed, one queen bed, one full-sized futon)
In addition to the three bathrooms listed above, there is fourth bathroom off of the living room offering a spacious Jacuzzi tub.

Other Features Include:
flat screen TV in living room with DVD and BluRay player and IPod Dock*
IPod Docks* in four bedrooms
(*NOTE: Ipod docks are compatible with Iphone 4 or older)
Loft sleeping/socializing area has an XBox 360 with Connect and 47'LEDTV (and at least a dozen games)
Downstairs recreation room with pool table, additional seating and access to Hotsprings Grandee Hottub.
Wireless internet access (just bring your laptop)
Board Games to enjoy while you’re our guest
Book and Magazine Exchange Library – Leave one, Take one!

Fully-equipped gourmet kitchen featuring:
granite countertops, all new stainless steel appliances, wine refrigerator, Two sets of Caphalon pans (nonstick and stainless), kitchenaid mixer, hand mixer, cuisinart food processer, blender, keurig and conventional coffee makers, coffee grinder and more!
Counter seating for 6 (bar chairs)
Large dining room table with seating for 10
Outdoor dining table with seating for 10 (summer only)
Family-Friendly Features Include:
Three high chairs (two free-standing and one clips to counter)
Two Pack-N-Play portable cribs (BYO linens)
Baby gates restrict child access to loft and lower levels and guards stairs on upper deck
Baby toys, blocks and other toys to entertain your littlest ones

Outdoor Space Includes:
Small covered deck off of the kitchen overlooking driveway
Medium Deck with Forest View (accessed from Living Room), featuring table seating for eight and lounge seating for four (summer only) and two gas grills.
Expansive Deck with Forest View (accessed from lower level bedrooms and rec room) with ample bench seating, 2 lounge chairs, rock garden and hot tub.
Stairs connect the back two decks and lead out to sloping forested area that backs onto a small green belt, adding to your privacy. Ideal for sledding (with helmets!) and snowshoeing in the winter and collecting pine cones and building fairy houses in the summer!

The Hotsprings Grandee HOT TUB seats 7 and functions year round.

Towels, linens, pillows and mattresses were purchased with comfort in mind. Bedrooms offer ample closet and dresser space. There is a washer, dryer, clothing rack and ironing board in the laundry room for your use. This is a SMOKE FREE HOME.

Our house conveniently located in Tahoe Donner Access to all Tahoe Donner Amenities for daily Guest Fees.
Tahoe Donner has excellent amenities such as a Beach, Recreation pools, workout facility with childcare, lap pool and a hot tub, Equestrian Center, GOLF, Tennis and Restaurants all within a few minute drive from the house. Visit the tahoedonner website for an overview of all amenities.

Skiing at Squaw Valley, Sugar Bowl, North star, and Alpine Meadows all within 15-20 minutes.
The Tahoe Donner Cross Country Center with its gorgeous and extensive trail system and the Tahoe Donner Ski Area are only five minutes away.

There is a 2 car garage as well as driveway space for up to 4 additional cars. The garage has direct access into the house.

RATE DETAILS (including weekly rates and multi-week discount)

2016 Spring (4/18-5/26): Fri/Sat $600/night, Sun-Thurs $350/night 2 night min, $2600 wk (Save $350!)

2016 Summer (5/27-9/10): Fri/Sat $700/night, Sun-Thurs $450/night 3 night min, $3300 wk (Save $350!)

2016 Fall (9/11-12/1): Fri/Sat $600/night, Sun-Thurs $350/night 2 night min, $2600 wk (Save $350!)

2016/2017 Winter (12/2-4/16): Fri/Sat $700/night, Sun-Thurs $450/night 3 night min, $3300 wk (Save $350!)

Special Rates for Holiday Periods:
(5 night minimum required for all holiday periods.)

2016 4th July (7/1-7/7) Fri/Sat $700/night, Sun-Thurs $450/night, $3300 wk (Save $350!)
2016 Thanksgiving (11/20-11/27) $600 per night or $3,600 per week (Save $600!)
2016/2017 Winter Holiday (12/16-1/1) $750 per night
2017 President’s Day Week (2/17 - 2/24) $750 per night or $4650 for 7 nights (save $600!)

Also required: $350 cleaning fee, $79 security protection, $75 pet fee (per pet), 10% Transient Occupancy tax and 2% TTBID Assessment

50% deposit to hold rental dates, full refund (minus bank charges and $50 cancellation fee) with 30 days notice. Refund for cancellation within 30 days depends on our ability to rent the property to another party and is subject to bank charges and $50 cancellation fee.

SPECIAL DEAL FOR TWO WEEK RENTAL: FREE MID-STAY CLEANING.

ASK ABOUT OUR SPRING/FALL SPECIALS! Stay 2 weekend nights, get a weekday night free!

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Owner

Member since: 2012

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/03/2016

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House
  • 4200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Massage

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Primary renter must be 25 or older...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    dogs older than one year...moreless

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16, Beds for 16

  • Kid's bunkroom: 1 bunk bed

    twin over queen bunkbed -- sleeps 3...moreless

  • Lower Floor King: 1 king

    ...moreless

  • Lower Floor Queen: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Lower Master: 1 king, 1 child bed

    child bed is twin sized trundle bed with foam mattress...moreless

  • Mezzanine Master: 1 king, 1 child bed

    Child Bed is twin foam mattress with linens stored in closet...moreless

  • Loft: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Loft is open to the living room below...moreless

  • 2 packnplay cribs also available

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

  • Lower Master: toilet, shower

    heated floors, double sinks with privacy door for shower...moreless

  • Lower Shared Bath: toilet, shower

    Shared by lower king and lower queen bedrooms...moreless

  • Mezzanine Master: toilet, shower

    Just down a half-flight of stairs from bedroom...moreless

  • Main floor: toilet, jetted tub

    Tub is oversized...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Growing book exchange library -- Leave one, take one (or just read while you're there!)...moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    Family-friendly board games...moreless

  • Pool Table:

    In Lower Floor Rec Room...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    (2) 55' Flat Screen Visio television in living room with Netflix access (use your own account) XBox 360 with Connect and 47' LED TV in loft Television in 1 bedroom (Mezannine Master)...moreless

  • Toys:

    Blocks, games, toddler toys...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Games:

    At least a dozen for XBox in loft...moreless

  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic

Attractions

  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Forested view with a peek of the mountains...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Table seats 8 comfortably, or 10 cozily, plus high chair. Additional seating at kitchen counter....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking:

    2 car garage...moreless

  • Free Long Distance:

    domestic only...moreless

  • Garage
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Sheets, blankets, comforters and kitchen linens provided. ...moreless

  • Mobile Phone:

    service varies. Sprint works best in the house....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Room for up to 4 cars in driveway...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Yes, plus 2-3 cars...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided:

    4 sets of towels (bath, hand & face) per bathroom (total 16 sets). Some beach towels provided....moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace:

    wood provided...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Kurig single cup coffee maker, drip coffee pot and french press. Coffee grinder provided....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Two sets of pots and pans - one Caphalon Non Stick, one stainless steel...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Placesettings for 16 guarenteed...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances, two ovens...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items:

    2 rolls of paper towels, dishwashing soap, dishwasher detergent and some trash/recycling bags provided. Usuall some basic food supplies but not guarenteed (oil, salt, sugar, pepper, flour etc.)...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    Gas stove, 2 ovens...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Off of kitchen overlooking driveway...moreless

  • Bicycles:

    Some children's bicycles of varying sizes...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    (2) Upper and lower level decks connected by stairways to back forested area...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Useable in Winter...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Two recreational pools (summer only), lap pool (year round) and lakefront beachclub (summer only)...moreless

  • Hot Tub:

    7-person hot tub on lower level deck - Hotsprings Grandee...moreless

  • Shared Hot Tub:

    Shared hot tub also available as part of tahoe-donner HOA...moreless

  • Jetted Tub:

    Oversized jacuzzi tub in main floor bathroom...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter Holiday
Dec 16 - Jan 2, 2017
5 night min stay
$750

Rates are based on 15 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

2017 President's Day Week
Feb 17 - Feb 24, 2017
5 night min stay
$750
$4,650

Rates are based on 15 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Spring Discounted Rates
Apr 16 - May 25, 2017
2 night min stay
$350 $600
Fri, Sat
$2,600

Rates are based on 15 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

4th of July
Jun 30 - Jul 7, 2017
5 night min stay
$750
$4,500
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$450 $700
Fri, Sat
$3,300

Rates are based on 15 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Cleaning Fee $350 + tax
  • Pet Fee $75 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 12%

Notes:

SPRING/FALL SPECIAL -- Stay 2 weekend nights, get a 3rd night free!

NOTE: QUOTE ABOVE MAY NOT SHOW SPECIALS/WEEKLY RATES. CONTACT US FOR ACCURATE QUOTE.

50% deposit to hold rental dates, full refund (minus bank charges) with 30 days notice. Refund for cancellation within 30 days depends on our ability to rent the property to another party and is subject to bank charges and $50 cancellation fee.


Owner's cancellation policy:

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


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Location

40 Miles
Nearest Airport
Reno/Tahoe International Airport
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Tahoe Donner
4 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrak
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
HWY 80
2 Miles
Nearest Ski
Tahoe Donner Ski Area (Downhill & X-Country)
3 Miles
Nearest Beach
Donner Lake

Car: Necessary

Tahoe Donner is located in the upper region of Truckee, California, within 5 miles of Donner Lake and less than 20 miles from Lake Tahoe. This private 6,000 acre association features two ski areas including the Tahoe Donner Ski Bowl (a great family downhill ski area) and the world class X-Country Ski Center, a championship 18 hole golf course and clubhouse with pub and fine dining, tennis center, equestrian center, a private fitness center and spa with lap pool (open year round), two recreation pools, Donner Lake beach club marina with boat launch, campground and miles of hiking and biking trails. All of this is surrounded by the gorgeous Sierra Mountains, including quick access to 5 Squaw Valley, North star-at-Tahoe and 3 other major ski areas. There is easy access to interstate 80, the Reno International Airport (45 minute drive), and Sacramento (90 minute drive).

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/03/2016

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  • Forested back yard perfect for sledding in the winter & exploring in the summer

    Forested back yard perfect for sledding in the winter & exploring in the summer

  • Master bedroom on mezzanine level (off of foyer) with comfort number mattress

    Master bedroom on mezzanine level (off of foyer) with comfort number mattress

  • Living room includes 55' television, woodburning fireplace & bar w/ wine fridge

    Living room includes 55' television, woodburning fireplace & bar w/ wine fridge

  • Gourmet kitchen provides counter seating for 6

    Gourmet kitchen provides counter seating for 6

  • Dining table seats 10, with views of the forest and the sky

    Dining table seats 10, with views of the forest and the sky

  • Loft overlooking LR allows for extra socializing (XBOX 360) and sleeping space

    Loft overlooking LR allows for extra socializing (XBOX 360) and sleeping space

  • Extra bathroom on main floor offers oversized jacuzzi tub

    Extra bathroom on main floor offers oversized jacuzzi tub

  • Lower level master bedroom (with twin mattress underneath)

    Lower level master bedroom (with twin mattress underneath)

  • Lower level kids bunkroom off Rec Room with twin over queen

    Lower level kids bunkroom off Rec Room with twin over queen

  • Lower level bedroom with Queen bed

    Lower level bedroom with Queen bed

  • Expansive lower deck with bench seating, rock garden and hot tub

    Expansive lower deck with bench seating, rock garden and hot tub

  • Forest view

    Forest view

  • Spacious foyer at main entrance. Walk up to livingroom/kitchen, down to bedrooms

    Spacious foyer at main entrance. Walk up to livingroom/kitchen, down to bedrooms

  • Mezzanine master bathroom with shower

    Mezzanine master bathroom with shower

  • Multiple seating areas in the living room gives everyone space to relax

    Multiple seating areas in the living room gives everyone space to relax

  • All new stainless steel appliances -- 2 ovens and a gas range

    All new stainless steel appliances -- 2 ovens and a gas range

  • Table on upper deck off living room seats 10 (May through October only)

    Table on upper deck off living room seats 10 (May through October only)

  • Loft Sleeping Area (Queen & Twin)

    Loft Sleeping Area (Queen & Twin)

  • Lower level recreation room offers pool table & additional seating area

    Lower level recreation room offers pool table & additional seating area

  • Lower level master bath with double sink and spacious shower

    Lower level master bath with double sink and spacious shower

  • Lower level bedroom with King bed

    Lower level bedroom with King bed

  • Bathroom with shower shared by king/queen bedrooms

    Bathroom with shower shared by king/queen bedrooms

  • Hotsprings Grandee Hot tub seats 7

    Hotsprings Grandee Hot tub seats 7

  • Flat and spacious driveway offers space for up to 4 cars plus 2 car garage

    Flat and spacious driveway offers space for up to 4 cars plus 2 car garage

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This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Saturday, December 03, 2016

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