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Great Home for the Active Family Located Adjacent to Trail System Come Snowshoe!

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Last updated: 04/03/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:10
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Pristine Condition Lower Tahoe Donner 3bd + 3ba Home With Huge Family/Playroom

Inquire about special monthly specials! Come relax and enjoy this home nestled in the trees! This private 3 bd + huge family room, 3 ba, 2 car garage home has easy access in lower Tahoe Donner. Spacious great room with gas stove, vaulted ceiling and sliding glass door to deck. The newer Kitchen has granite counters and wood floor. The large master suite with queen bed, full bath, and private deck overlooking greenbelt. The guest rooms have plenty of room for the vacationer. Huge family room downstairs almost the size of the whole upper floor, great for entertaining! The family room has 1 large TVs, comfy couches, a queen bed, gas twin bunk beds, stove and a full bath.

The greenbelt within Tahoe Donner Trail System is right across the street; its a easy walk along the creekside trail to the pools, playgrounds, fitness center, restaurants, and more! The Nature Loop trail across the street includes interpretive signage about flora, fauna, and local history. Walk the long boardwalk across the beaver pond, check out the beaver dams and all the beaver activity. The loop trail is a great family-friendly hike, easy mountain bike ride or a snowshoe in the winter and connects you to both Tahoe Donner rec centers.

Convenient access to TD Downhill is a great place for kids, and TD XC has world-class cross-country trails. Only 20 min to the best ski resorts in California, including: Squaw Valley, Northstar, and Alpine Meadows.

As a guest member you will have access to all TD facilities/amenities for a small visitor fee. Each pass is good for 4 people, each home has 2 passes.
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Member since: 2014

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 60%
Calendar last updated: 04/03/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 2061 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 10
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Children Welcome:

    Baby gates for stairs, Pack and Play cribs with bedding and twin bed guard rail, toys ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

  • Master: 1 queen


  • Guest: 2 twin/ single


  • Guest: 1 queen


  • Family Room: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single, 1 bunk bed


  • Master suite with queen bed, attached bathroom. Family room has additional Queen bed and twin bunk beds located in lower level....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Double sink, attached to Master Suite...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

    On lower level...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    On main level...moreless


  • Books:

    Books on built in shelves in downstairs family room....moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    Cards and board games for all ages available....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Suddenlink cable with cable internet....moreless

  • Stereo:

    5-disc CD player in downstairs family room....moreless

  • Television:

    Large TV on each level. Lower level TV with full cable, DVD and Wii. Upper level TV with full cable, Smart TV apps (e.g., Netflix ac), dual-tuner DVR (pause live TV, click 'swap' to switch b/w tuners)...moreless

  • Video Games:



  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Ski Lift Privileges
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Dining:

    Dining Room table seats 6 comfortably, adjoining counter with seating for 4. Booster seat available upon request....moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Two gas fireplaces: one upstairs in Living Area with programmable thermostat, one downstairs on programmable, remote control....moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    HOA amenities guest access...moreless

  • Garage:

    2 car attached garage with door opener, bench and coat rack for winter items....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Natural gas, central heating....moreless

  • Internet:

    WiFi, high speed cable internet provided (30 Mb/s)....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Queen and twin sized sheets, pillows and comforters provided. Pack and Play....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Open design living room with couch and love seat, TV....moreless

  • Parking:

    2 car attached garage with door opener, driveway parking for 4 additional cars....moreless

  • Telephone:

    Land line available for local calls only...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    In-home side by side Washer/Dryer on main level....moreless


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Dishwasher and microwave safe place settings for 10+, all food prep utensils, bowls, pots, pans, cookware, tupperware, serving dishes, utensils, place mats, towels....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator:

    Refrigerator with water/ice dispense....moreless

  • Stove:

    4 burner gas stove with oven....moreless

  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio:

    Deck off front of house with dining room and living room access facing wooded trail. Deck off master bedroom with wooded view....moreless

  • Golf:

    5 min drive to Trout Creek Golf Course and Driving Range....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Available for rental on Donner Lake....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Weber propane grill on deck....moreless

  • Ski & Snowboard:

    5 min drive to Tahoe Donner Ski Area (great for kids) and world-class cross-country skiing trails. 20 min to some of the best ski resorts in CA, including Squaw Valley, Northstar, and Alpine Meadows. ...moreless

  • Tennis:

    HOA amenity. Multiple tennis courts. ...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    3 community pools in walking distance. 2 family-friendly pools with adjoining playground. 3rd pool is year-round heated lap pool, includes lane for families. ...moreless

  • Heated Pool

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included


Write a review 4.8
from 4 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Feb 27 - Apr 30, 2017
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$1,600 $3,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Housecleaning $185 + tax
  • Tax Rate 12%


Rates are subject to change until booked.

House comes with 2 Tahoe Donner Amenity passes good for 4 per pass. There is a $25 replacement fee for a lost pass.

TOT #576

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 04/03/2017
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

About the owner: We are a family with two young kids. We bought this house so our kids (and us grown-ups) could get to explore all the wonderful things that Tahoe Donner, Truckee, and Lake Tahoe have to offer. We love having all this right out your door: skiing, mountain biking, hiking, camping, kayaking, swimming, playgrounds, kids camps, archery, horseback riding, fishing, etc. We also love how peaceful it feels here in the mountains. It seems a world away from the Bay Area where we live.

Why the Owner Chose Truckee, CA, USA:
The quality of house (built in mid-2000s), the huge family room downstairs, the proximity to the rec centers, and the green belt across the street (complete with loads of beaver dams) sold us on this location.

Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 60%
Calendar last updated: 04/03/2017

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  • Street View

    Street View

  • Stocked Kitchen

    Stocked Kitchen

  • Master Bedroom with balcony

    Master Bedroom with balcony

  • Guest Room

    Guest Room

  • Great Entertainment Area with WII

    Great Entertainment Area with WII

  • Mudroom area inside garage to remove your gear away from the elements

    Mudroom area inside garage to remove your gear away from the elements

  • Donner Lake-Guests gain access to West End Beach with passes

    Donner Lake-Guests gain access to West End Beach with passes

  • Living, Dining, Kitchen

    Living, Dining, Kitchen

  • Bath


  • Come enjoy you evenings in this great family room

    Come enjoy you evenings in this great family room

  • Recently widened driveway to allow better access.

    Recently widened driveway to allow better access.

VRBO #588785

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Saturday, April 22, 2017

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