4 Bdrm/2 Bath Cabin 'in the Woods'-- Hikers/Bikers/Skiiers Paradise(8 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:Cabin
- Pets considered:Ask Owner
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
1447 square feet --available year round--but NO LAST MINUTE RESERVATIONS
Located 4 miles west of historic Donner Summit and the heart of Serene Lakes, this cozy two story cabin offers all the amenities of home. Four comfortable bedrooms sleep up to 12. There is a full bathroom on each of the two floors. A fully equipped kitchen w/ microwave, stove, dishwasher, blender, coffee maker and refrigerator make vacationing fun and easy. There is more than adequate storage in the basement. There is AT&T cable TV, wifi, Blueray streaming and many playable CDs and VCR tapes. The cabin is located near the Serene Lakes, which offer kayaking, canoeing, and fishing (for stocked trout). For winter, the cabin contains floor board heating and an efficient wood burning stove (w/ plenty of wood available). You will be within a mile of the Royal Gorge ski area and minutes away from Sugar Bowl, Boreal, Squaw, Alpine Meadows and Northstar. The SLPOA schedules many activities for children and adults during the summer months. There is much opportunity for day hikes in the area. Also, you can play horseshoes in our horseshoe pit, or bacchi ball with our friendly neighbors. And we have a webcam to capture the latest weather conditions, which we would be happy to email you. Also, we are installing a new forced air heating system with completion expected in December, 2016. NOTE: NO LAST MINUTE RESERVATIONS!--we need at least 3 days to process your credit card.
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Member since: 2013
- 1440 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Events Allowed
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
There's lots of activities for young children at the family beach area (located at lot 1). There are many activities especially around 4 July. Also, snow tubing and sledding nearby(during winter). Also, is the children snow play area at Acorn and Cascade Rd (which you can walk to)....moreless
- Non Smoking Only
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12
- Master bedroom contains 1 king log bed (and closet) on main floor. Bedroom 2 also on main floor and contains laundry machines and bunk beds. Bedroom 3 on 2nd floor in rear of cabin. Bedroom 4 contains 2 queens, a twin and is on the 2nd floor. Webcam on second floor shows snow fall at any time (see owner for details). New shower heads have recently been added. ...moreless
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- The historic city of Truckee has many fine restaurants. One of my favorites is 'Burger Me' which serves awesome onion rings and Lagunitas beer on tap. Another favorite is Fifty-Fifty Brewing which has great brews and food. And of course, there is the Summit Restaurant located near fwy Exit 174....moreless
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- Away From It All
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- Tourist Attractions
Local Services & Businesses
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Mountain View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Ice Skating
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Rock Climbing
- Ski Lift Privileges
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
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- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
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- Dishes & Utensils:
Fully equipped all electric kitchen--w/blender, crockpot, waffle iron, microwave, ice cream maker and dishwasher--and we have recently added a fondue pot and crepe maker, and rice cooker (2/28/2015)....moreless
- Deck / Patio:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Dec 1 - Apr 3, 2017
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Linens $35 + tax
- Cleaning Fee $100
- Security Deposit $250 + tax
- Tax Rate 10%
Summer weekend/weeknights: $215/$250 (2 night minimum)
Christmas, New Years: $320 /night (3 night minimum)
Easter & Holiday Weeks: $300 /night (3 night minimum)
(Lease is available for more than 10 nights. Please email owner for rates)
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Whether snow shoeing or cross country skiing or downhill skiing the area offers a wide variety of terrains for all abilities of winter sports. Don't miss out on winter fun, reserve now! And special rates for LEASE option.
New for 2017: We now have a brand new 80000BTU forced air heating system (runs on propane)!
Year Purchased: 2013
About the owner: I have always loved hiking, backpacking and fishing in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. My wife and I have enjoyed hiking, fly-fishing, and cross country skiing in the Soda Springs area. My sons were active in boy scouts and also have an appreciation for these mountains. In particular, there are many planned activities here during the 4 July holiday. We are also supporters of the Pacific Crest Trail, which is nearby just off of Fwy 80, near Boreal ski area. The area has fabulous outdoor activities, not to the mention the railroad and Donner Party history.
Why the Owner Chose Serene Lakes, Soda Springs, CA, USA:
The property is soooo peaceful and surrounded by towering lodgepole pines. Its great sitting out on the deck in late afternoon enjoying a cocktail and listening to the birds. My family, including our three grown sons, also enjoy the outdoors here, and soon so will our grandchildren (Cooper and Nadine). This year (2016) we have fabulous snow, ideal for skiing and winter activities.
The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
fresh air, enjoying nature, physical aerobic activity (cross country skiing, swimming, hiking, fishing, canoeing/kayaking, & mountain biking) and other SLPOA events. I love the basement in this cabin!! As of 18 Aug, 2013, we now have a 2 person kayak and horseshoes for your enjoyment. As of July, 2016 we also have a brand new canoe!! And why get a hotel room when for a few dollars more you can cook, have more room, and invite all your friends??
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gated 1st floor deck & 2nd story balcony
New 'Krone' sign
street view showing driveway & bearbox (summertime)
Living Room (& TV trays) & TV cabinet & efficient woodstove
Fully Equipped kitchen--w/dishwasher, blender, waffle maker, toaster, etc.
New computer & charging desk!
1st floor Full Bathroom
Washer & Dryer
Twin Bed (2nd floor) & showing floorboard heater
New bear box
New canoe! (Summer 2016)
Winter 2015-2016--lots of snow!! (photo 12/28/15)
Code lockbox (inside under deck crawl space)
January, 2017--tons of snow!!
Very efficient wood burning stove & propane heating (added 2017)
Dining/game playing area
New log bed (w/ new Sealy Posturepedic), night stands, and cover!
Bunk beds and laundry
Bedroom w/ 2 queens and twin bed (2nd floor) & TV
Upstairs TV (& VCR tapes)
Basement w/ stairs leading to main floor (note water htr)
Canoes/kayaks stored at the Bales launch area.
Our new canoe!
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Wednesday, February 22, 2017
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