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Lovely Chalet Style Cabin; 1/2 mile from Chambers Landing Beach

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,400 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths (Sleeps 8)

Warm, family-friendly,nicely furnished cabin. You will be pleased to spend your vacation in our clean, comfortable , 1400 sq ft two- story mountain cabin surrounded by majestic trees.

Upstairs, there is a large open area, with vaulted wood and beam ceilings, consisting of the living room, dining room and kitchen. The comfortably furnished living room features a wood burning fireplace and a 47” HDTV with satellite reception. Firewood is provided. There are lovely accents such as family-made crocheted Afghans & embroidery, as well as decorative crafts & artwork by local artists. One of the sofas opens into a queen bed. The adjoining dining room has a large oak table which seats 10. A sliding glass door off the dining room opens to a large deck with a propane barbecue, chairs and table. From the deck, you can enjoy watching family and friends play horseshoes, disc golf, or swing on our giant swing in the back yard. Adjoining the dining room is a well-equipped kitchen with all the appliances, pots & pans, dinner-ware, utensils, etc., you will need to prepare meals.

Additional upstairs amenities include, a DVD player, a stereo system for IPOD&CD’s and many games, books and some toys. Wi-Fi is available.

Downstairs, are the bedrooms, bathrooms and laundry room. The master bedroom has a queen bed and a 32' HDTV. Adjoining the master bedroom is a bathroom with shower & tub, a vanity and toilet. The two additional bedrooms each have a set of twin beds. A second bathroom , with shower, vanity and toilet, has a common entrance off the hallway. The laundry room, with washer and dryer, is also located off the downstairs hallway.

There is off-street parking for 3 large, or 4 small vehicles in the driveway.

The cabin is located in the Chamberlands, one of Lake Tahoe’s premier subdivisions, ½ mile from Highway 89 which borders the lake. Our membership in the Chambers Landing Beach & Mountain Club offers our guests some desirable privileges & service. In the winter driveway plow service is provided.

Winter sports are conveniently located close to the cabin. The nearest ski resort is Homewood,(1 mile from the cabin). Alpine Meadows & Squaw Valley are 16 & 25 miles from the cabin respectively. There is pretty good sledding of Highway 89 approximately 1 mile south of Tahoe City. Cross-country skiing is available at Granlibakken, (6 miles north on Highway 89) and Sugar Pine Point State Park, (3 miles south on Highway 89).

During the Summer, the Chamberlands has a private beach for members and their tenants. There is a nice restaurant & bar at the beach. From June ?, 2017 (will let you know), thru Labor Day, the following beach amenities apply: There are free paddleboats for the children and lifeguards on duty all summer. A beach shuttle bus comes by the cabin every 30 minutes ( Usually from July 1st thru August 20th from 11:00 am to 6:30 pm.), if you do not care to walk; however the beach is 1/2 mile from the cabin (across Highway 89). A beach pass is hanging on the hook by the front door. In the summer, you will need to take the pass with you when you go the private beach. When departing, please leave the beach pass on the hook behind the front door for the next guest.

More Details

Owner
Ramona Hodges
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 6, 2017

About Ramona Hodges

In 1989, my husband, Ed, and I, realized a dream to build a cabin in Lake Tahoe. Ed taught science and Math at a Middle school for 38 years and I worked as an RN at a local hospital for 40 years. We have lived in San Jose for nearly 45 years & have 3 grown children and 4 grandchildren. We are a very close family and enjoy spending time together. Our family has had many memorable times together at the cabin; skiing, playing games, sharing meals, hiking, biking, swimming, and so much more.

Ramona Hodges purchased this cabin in 1989

Why Ramona Hodges chose Lake Tahoe West Shore CA

We had always wanted a vacation home; a place to 'get-away' and find serenity amid the natural beauty of our earth. There is no place more beautiful than Lake Tahoe!!

So, one day, when the opportunity arose to buy property in the Chamberlands, a premier subdivision on the Westshore, we jumped at the chance to realize our dream. We worked with a local contractor to plan and build our vacation cabin and are grateful to realize our dream.

What makes this cabin unique

We love our cabin for the peace, fun, warmth and beauty it provides. In the summer we enjoy walking in the Chamberlands, and to the beach. We love sitting on our deck, barbecuing, playing games and sharing time and love with our family and friends. We enjoy eating breakfast at the Firesign Cafe and dinner at the many lakeside restaurants nearby and in Tahoe City. We like to drive to Virginia City and visit the historic sights. My husband likes to go to Cabelas on Highway 80, a 45 minute drive, and I like to gamble occasionally at the nearby Casinos. We never tire of visiting beautiful places such as Emerald Bay, Eagle Lake & nearby Erhman Mansion. Our family & friends also enjoy everything the Lake has to offer; biking, hiking, boating, fishing, skiing, gambling, shopping and so on.. One of my favorite things to do is to make needlepoint, embroidered and crocheted art work for the cabin which, in my opinion, just adds to its charm. My husband likes to build things that make our life and our guests lives easier and more fun such as: a giant swing and horse shoe pit in the backyard and a covered firewood shed close to the cabin making it more convenient to get wood for the fireplace in the winter. Our children love to ski and snowboard and appreciate the convenience of driving such a short distance to several ski resorts.

Map

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Reno, NV
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Chambers Landing Beach (1/2 mile) and Homewood,CA
Nearest Golf
7 Miles
Tahoe City, CA
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Truckee, CA
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
CA Highway 89
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Westshore Resort, Homewood, CA
Nearest Ski
1 Miles
Homewood Ski Resort
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Chambers Landing
Car: necessary

Our cabin is located in the Chamberlands, one of Lake Tahoe’s premier subdivisions, ½ mile from Highway 89 which borders the lake. Our membership in the Chamberlands Beach & Mountain Club offers our guests some desirable privileges & services. In the summer, membership privileges include access to the private Chambers Landing Beach with life guards, paddle boats for children, a restaurant, bar & pier, and shuttle service to and from the beach. While it is only a three block walk to the beach from the cabin, the free shuttle, which comes by the cabin every ½ hour, allows guests to take all their beach accessories with them. In the winter, privileges include driveway plow service.

We are conveniently located close to many seasonal attractions and activities. In the Summer, Spring, and Fall, popular attractions and activities closest to the cabin, between 2 to 20 miles, are hiking and biking trails, visits to the Ehrman Mansion in Sugar Pine Point State Park & Squaw Valley Village and world-famous & spectacular Emerald Bay. Our friends and family have enjoyed hiking down to the Vikingsholm in Emerald Bay, viewing the beautiful waterfalls, and hiking to Eagle Lake. The trail to Eagle Lake begins just across the highway from Emerald Bay. Also enjoyable and offering spectacular views, is a hike up Eagle Rock located 3 miles north of the cabin. A biking trail, ¼ mile from the cabin, goes north to Tahoe City and south as far as Meeks Bay. Bikes can be rented in Homewood. Boats, Kayaks can also be rented in Homewood and Meeks Bay. Enjoy a chartered boat cruise, (including dinner cruises) on the Lake which can be arranged in Homewood and other nearby villages. A Class One, 5 mile river raft trip, is available starting from Tahoe City. Fishing in the nearby Truckee River is yet another family favorite.

In the winter, skiing and snowboarding are available at Homewood Ski Bowl, one mile from the cabin. Other ski resorts, within a half-hour drive are, Squaw Valley, Alpine Meadows & Northstar. Cross-country skiing can be enjoyed at Sugar Pine Point, (2 miles) and Granlibakken (6 mi). Sledding can be enjoyed one mile south of Tahoe City and a few other areas on the Westshore. We provide sleds, saucers and a toboggan.

In all seasons, other activities, attractions and conveniences include, dining in several lakeside restaurants, shopping and gambling. Several excellent restaurants & interesting places to shop are within 5 to 10 miles from the cabin. A list of recommended restaurants available upon request. For groceries and other supplies, there are two supermarkets in Tahoe City. One mile south of the cabin, on Highway 89, is the Tahoma market, a favorite for Deli services, groceries and movie rentals. Stateline casinos are located approximately 20 miles from the cabin on both the North and South shores of the Lake.

Amenities

Chamberlands Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • Plus 1 queen sofa/futon. Plus 1 queen inflatable mattress
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
In the backyard there is a giant swing, a regulation size horseshoe pit with horseshoes, and a disc golf target basket with assorted discs. Snow toys are provided for winter fun.

Reviews

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Lovely Chalet Style Cabin; 1/2 mile from Chambers Landing Beach
average rating of 4.9574466 based on 47 reviews
5

Perfect house

  • 5 of 5

Great house and location

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, William, for your very nice review. We certainly appreciate feedback from our guests and are especially grateful when the comments are as positive as yours!! Ramona
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Walking distance from private beach

  • 4 of 5

Great location to get to private beach. When I was there, last week in September, the beach was open to public but hardly anyone there. I love that! Cabin is plenty big enough for a family. Ramona does an outstanding job with providing information about cabin and Tahoe in general. The price is right if they don't raise it to much. The moose head on wall is a bit obtrusive but that's just me. I got over it🙀. Highly recommend!!

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful Family Retreat

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time visiting all around Lake Tahoe. Ramona's retreat was a great place to stay connected, play games, BBQ and enjoy all that Lake Tahoe has to offer. Thank you Ramona! We loom forward to another visit soon.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Melanie for your very nice review!! I'm glad the cabin met your needs and offered some fun things to do. We look forward to hearing from you again..... Ramona
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5

Perfect location and excellent customer service

  • 5 of 5

Very well maintained and such clear instructions on everything in the house. Wifi worked perfectly and the owners provided all the information in case we ran into any problems (we didn't!). Will definitely consider staying again when skiing at Homewood!

  • Submitted: Apr 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Irene. Please excuse my late response to your review. Your five star rating and positive comments are very much appreciated. We hope you will return. Ramona
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5

Home has everything to entertain your family!

  • 5 of 5

Home was very clean. Has enough room for two small families and located close to stores, ski resorts and the lake!

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Jerome for taking the time to write a review........and, for the 5 star rating!! I'm glad you enjoyed yourself and that the cabin met your expectations/needs. I'll let our housekeeper know that you appreciated the cleanliness of the cabin! Please come back. Ramona
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5

We loved it!

  • 5 of 5

This cabin is like home away from home. The owners have thought of everything that you could need, including a full set of cooking spices, waffle iron and kitchen essentials. Ramona and Ed were easy to contact for our questions. They have put a lot of love into this cabin and it shows. I will definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the great review. I'm glad you liked the kitchen supplies. Every time my husband & I go to the cabin I resupply the spices & basic cooking goods because that is what I would want if I were renting a place in the mountains. My husband and I love to hear that our guests were happy with their stay at the cabin......and that you will be returning! Thanks again, Ramona
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $400
Basic Cleaning $120 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.0%

A pro-rated fee will be charged for cancellations received with less than one month notice. The $120 cleaning fee includes linens provided with beds made, and towels, washcloths set out prior to guest arrival.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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