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LUXURY HOME ON THE EDGE OF THE FOREST BUT CLOSE TO EVERYTHING

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 2,450 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Bedrooms 3 Bathroom

PLEASE VISIT OUR OTHER VRBO LISTINGS: 383106 AND 440131

Fully remodelled late 2013, everything is brand new.

Spacious home in a quiet, woodsy residential neighborhood of South Lake Tahoe. Enjoy the massive open living area on the top floor and the many big bedrooms downstairs.

When you are searching for a home base for your perfect Tahoe vacation a lot of things should be standard. Beautiful clean décor and furniture, a kitchen that is a pleasure to gather and cook in, a grill, a hot tub, internet access and home entertainment options. We wanted to go a step further here are some other things we offer that the others might not:

Complimentary gift basket on arrival

Luxurious bath robes in the bedrooms

Shampoo, conditioner, body wash and hand soap provided

Over stocked kitchen: spices, olive oil, balsamic, coffee, waffle maker, baking supplies

Local (contractor)owners for good advice and quick attention to issues

Not over crowded, only two people to a room

Gas fireplace, cozy, still heats in a black out

No keys to lose with our digital lock

There is an open lounge room and dining area. The gas fireplace is cozy and inviting. On the other side of the kitchen is the living area with a big sectional couch and 55' HDTV with bluray home theater and playstation game console. Or take your relaxing outside on to the deck overlooking massive pine trees and mountains

Cooking is a dream here. The kitchen features concrete counters and a bay window looking out to the woods and mountains. All the appliances are new, a big fridge, gas range, dishwasher and microwave. We have included everything you could need to bake or cook up a storm. There is a waffle iron and blender for whipping up delicious treats. If you prefer to do your cooking outside we have a big natural gas grill just out the door.

All the bedrooms are downstairs and they are all BIG. There is a master with a california king bed, 40' TV and its own bathroom and deck. There is another room with a california king and two rooms with queen beds, plus a full bath. All your towels and linens are provided.

The hot tub is on a ground level deck with views into the trees. We have a foos ball table for added fun.

Location is key and this is a great one. Central in town, but tucked up a hill in the woods, you are close to everything. Heavenly 8min; Sierra at Tahoe 25min; Kirkwood 45min;Casinos 10min; Beaches 10min; Shopping 10min; Golf 5min. This is a quiet residential area so access is easy and the nights are quiet. The home is surrounded by forest service land. Take it all in from the two big decks.

City of South Lake Tahoe Permit: 005746

More Details

Owner
Duggan Smith
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 21, 2017

About Duggan Smith

I came to Tahoe on vacation from Australia in 1998 and was immediately smitten. In fact I moved here permanently ten years ago and have been loving it ever since. I am lucky enough to teach snowboarding at Heavenly each winter and work in construction during the summer. My wife Angela and I feel very lucky to be able to raise our two kids in this amazing outdoor playground.

Duggan Smith purchased this house in 2013

Why Duggan Smith chose South Lake Tahoe

We fell into the vacation rental business in 2010 after buying a house together with my mum, so Granny would have a place to stay when visiting our kids. Its been a great combination of my passions for real estate, construction and customer service. We loved this house for its amazing location with immediate access to endless forrest, great views, the huge living area and massive bedrooms

What makes this house unique

Complimentary gift basket on arrival

Luxurious bath robes in the bedrooms

Shampoo, conditioner, body wash and hand soap provided

Over stocked kitchen: spices, olive oil, balsamic, coffee, waffle maker, baking supplies

Local (contractor)owners for good advice and quick attention to issues

Not over crowded, only two people to a room

Gas fireplace, cozy, still heats in a black out

No keys to lose with our digital lock

Amenities

Montgomery Estates House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2450 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Max. adults: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Parking limited to four vehicles parked in driveway and garage. No street parking allowed
  • Quiet respectful behavior at all times. No outside noise at all between 9pm and 9am
  • No trash left outside. Use bear proof enclosures by driveway.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
  • Plus: Queen sleeper sofa in living room 2 twin mattresses with linens
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(83 traveler reviews)

LUXURY HOME ON THE EDGE OF THE FOREST BUT CLOSE TO EVERYTHING
average rating of 4.8313255 based on 83 reviews
3

The house is spacious and the layout works well, however, it definitely needs to be maintained.

  • 3 of 5

The house was clean, but there were dents in the walls, scrapes/scuffs on the walls, the handle to the outdoor deck was broken off and several of the windows would not open. That proved to be a bit of an issue due to the fact that the weather was very warm. There were also several screens that we're off track and one was missing in a bedroom, so the bugs we're able to come into the house. We were able to use the yard as there were fire ant hills all over the back.

The beds were comfortable and the bathrooms we're great and very well equipped. The location was peaceful, quiet and convenient.

With a little more care, I think it could be a top notch property.

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for staying with us. I have a whole new patio door on order. I was unable to find a replacement handle alone. It will be installed as soon as it arrives. I was unaware of issues with windows and screens and ants. Thanks for bringing them to my attention, I will get them looked at right away. As always if anyone has an issue during a stay we are happy to come out and take care of it.
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5

Very nice place

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Great location

  • 4 of 5

Worked great for our needs!

  • Submitted: May 7, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Very clean and spacious, had a wonderful stay here!

  • 5 of 5

I go to Tahoe every year for skiing and I stay at various places. This house was one of the best ones I have ever stayed at. I was very satisfied with my stay here for 3 nights. The house was very clean, it was easy to enter with the pin code the owner sent to us. House has very big rooms and very comfortable beds and big bathrooms. I loved the beds and the kitchen. Hot tub was also very clean very well maintained. We enjoyed hanging around the kitchen a lot. The sofas are also very big and comfortable. Restrooms and kitchen were both well fully stocked for everything we needed. Very modern equipments. There were a lot of towels, extra comforters and even different size robes. I had contacted the owner with some questions before my arrival and he responded to all my emails within less than an hour and was very helpful. There are other cabins around, but this cabin is not so close to other ones, so we had good privacy. There is a huge balcony, also. Overall a wonderful place to stay. Highly recommended!

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

Great place for a family stay

  • 5 of 5

Fully stocked, up to date, clean. Sled hill in the yard. Nice lay out.

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

It was spacious and beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay...with 7 adults and 3 children it was quite roomy. It was nice to be there with all the snow. The only negative we can say is it could have been restocked with some items that were empty or low but all in all it was fantastic! I would definately rent from these owners again.

  • Submitted: Mar 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
57 Miles
Reno Tahoe RNO
Nearest Barpub
2.6 Miles
Cold Water Brewery
Nearest Ferry
3.3 Miles
Tahoe Queen Paddle Steamer Tours
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Bijiou
Nearest Motorway
2.5 Miles
50
Nearest Restaurant
2.6 Miles
Scusa Itailan
Nearest Ski
3.7 Miles
Heavenly
Nearest Beach
4 Miles
Regan Beach
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

Montgomery Estates House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Labor Day
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 3 2017
3 night minimum stay
$400
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 17 2017 - Nov 26 2017
4 night minimum stay
$360
 
 
Holidays
Dec 18 2017 - Jan 5 2018
5 night minimum stay
$680
 
 
MLK
Jan 12 2018 - Jan 15 2018
3 night minimum stay
$400
 
 
Presidents Week
Feb 16 2018 - Feb 24 2018
4 night minimum stay
$400
 
 
Memorial Day
May 25 2018 - May 28 2018
3 night minimum stay
$400
 
 
July 4th
Jun 29 2018 - Jul 8 2018
4 night minimum stay
$500
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$320
From
$400
Fri,Sat
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Reset Fee $200 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.0%

Rates are subject to change until a reservation is confirmed.
Holiday weekends have a three night minimum that must include Friday and Saturday.
Bookings generally may not contain a Friday or Saturday night with out the other also.
Saturday to Saturday bookings will have a $400 up charge.
Holiday bookings have a 60 day cancellation policy

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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