About the property
- House4050 sqft
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay3 nights
5 Bedroom, 6 Bath, Perfect for Large Familes, Ideal Location!
Located in beautiful Carnelian Bay along the north shore of Lake Tahoe, this large home is situated high above the lake, providing both spectacular views of the lake and a quiet, relaxing location. This home is now available only for summer rentals, and there are still a couple of weeks left for the 2017 summer season.
The home is 3,850 square feet and sleeps up to 14 guests, with plenty of room for all to spread out and enjoy themselves. Up to 8 adults, with up to 6 kids, is the ideal group. New furnishings throughout the house, including all-new furniture, beds, and two new, large-screen TVs with DirecTV / DVR service.
Outside, a large deck upstairs and a smaller one downstairs were both completely rebuilt in 2015, and a new spa that seats 6 adults was added to the lower deck, overlooking the lake. Between the spa, the sauna, and a new steam shower for two, this is the perfect place for you and your guests to unwind after a day of Lake Tahoe fun.
Virtually every guest tells us that they weren't expecting such great views -- the pictures just don't capture the real experience. Please do check out the video we've put together for some additional perspective. (The video button is on the top left when you're viewing the pictures.)
This home is unique on the north shore rental market due to both its views and its ability to house large groups very comfortably. With 5 bedrooms and 6 baths, each of your guests will feel like they are at home.
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- Response time:
- within one hour
- Calendar last updated:
- May 13, 2018
About Bryan Cowger
Bryan and Collette Cowger live in Meadow Vista, CA, and are passionate about Lake Tahoe and the experience of being here. We are delighted to share our home with you and will do everything we can to ensure your vacation here is the best it can be!
Bryan Cowger purchased this House in 2014
Why Bryan Cowger chose Carnelian Bay
We think that this Lakeview Retreat may be one of the nicest lake view vacation rental properties on the North Shore of Lake Tahoe. The views of the lake simply cannot be properly conveyed via pictures and must be seen in person to fully appreciate. Extensive landscaping in front with a relaxing water feature near the front door to greet you and your guests in the summer. Easy access to local dining and recreation make this one of the best locations to be on the north shore.
What makes this House unique
With all the bedrooms containing an en suite bath, every guest to Lakeview Retreat will be entirely comfortable. There is no 'bad' bedroom here! The large deck is a perfect place to spend any portion of the day, from the sunrise over the Nevadan mountains to the relaxing last light of sunset across the lake as you sip a cocktail in the spa.
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A wonderful winter vacation for the family!
Our family that vacationed at this private residence at Carnelian Bay included three generations. We have vacationed together yearly and this one was special because some of the grandkids had never experienced snow play before. They were not disappointed because snow was discovered at the side yard as soon as we arrived and the kids had so much fun in it. The location is very close to Northstar, Squaw, Granlibakken, and Tahoe City where they were able to enjoy other snow activities.
The home is very spacious and well maintained. The views of the lake are stunning and we were fortunate to see a full moon rise over the lake one evening. The adults had their own rooms while the kids shared the bunk room. The kitchen, living and family rooms were big enough for all to gather and enjoy each other's company. The kitchen was well stocked with tools that enabled our trained chef to prepare delicious meals for all.
The sun is just starting to make it's ascent over the eastern side of the lake as I write this review. We'll soon be leaving with all the fond memories that we experienced this holiday season and planning for next year will begin when we get back home.
Thank you Collette and Bryan for helping make our family vacation wonderful!
Beautiful home, STUNNING views. You will not be disappointed if you choose this house. Your very close to many wonderful restaurants, and awesome hiking. The owner Bryan was great to work with . Don't miss this opportunity,.....I know our group will be coming back.
Fantastic week in this beautiful home great place for family to gather and enjoy the lake.
The house has every possible amenity and is so comfortable. We cooked and had everything we needed. Nothing but good things to say. The owners were wonderful.
The view was amazing!
14 of us were very comfortable in the newly remodeled Lakeview Retreat. The views were the best part. Loved sitting on the shady deck to eat dinner and to watch the sun rise every morning. Convenient to everything. Would highly recommend.
Spectacular Views of Tahoe
Beautiful home! Plenty of room for our family and each room had its own bathroom. Great kitchen to cook in and we had dinner on the deck overlooking the lake every night. Clean, well kept, updated, we couldn't have asked for more. Host did a great job communicating with us which we greatly appreciated. Would highly recommend.
Amazing house in a fantastic location, close to Tahoe City, King's Beach, and Truckee. Waking up every morning to the great views of he lake from the bedrooms and large deck was fantastic. House was very spacious with all the added amenities you would expect. Workout room was an added bonus.
Bryan was great to work with and very thorough. He kept in contact our entire stay and made everything easy. Would highly recommend this property.
Thanks for everything!