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Deluxe 5 Bedroom, 4 Bathroom, Sleeps 12, On Golf Course

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Space 3,281 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Come Enjoy Tahoe!

Before i tell you all about our wonderful home, a couple of key points:

1. We own and manage this home personally. We only own this one vacation home. We will not bait and switch you into another home, because we can't!

2. The home WILL sleep 12 people, all in REAL beds. There are no sleeper sofas, two people in a double bed, or pull out mattresses.

3. All discounts are already included based on the time of year, and all 'fees' are just passed on from my cleaning company, and therefore not discountable. You are renting a large, high end house, on the golf course, thats fits 12 comfortably, is well cleaned with top-line linens, an 8-person hot tub cleaned after every guest (not twice a month), endless hot water, and big beds. Remember what your mother told you - 'you get what you pay for'. :-)

On to the home....Luxury Tahoe Donner vacation rental, excellent for summer or winter. Open floor plan, located on a quiet side road. Home was built in 2007 and comes with all the modern conveniences, but still keeps that sought after 'mountain cabin' look and feel.

The home is custom built to hold 3 families of 4: Adults can enjoy privacy with 3 Master bedrooms (2 full Master bedrooms, and one almost-Master with a jack-and-jill bathroom) each with a Cal King bed with duvet and walk-in closets. The kids all share one bathroom and can choose from one larger bedroom with two twin bunks, or a smaller bedroom with one twin bunk.

Downstairs is the family/game room, with large screen TV, gas fireplace, air hockey table, large leather sectional sofa, one smaller leather sofa and a leather sitting chair as well as a table and chairs to play card and board games. A great space for the kids while the adults entertain themselves upstairs.

Upstairs there is a modern kitchen, with 6-burner stove, granite counter-tops, a large eat-at island for 4, and table dining for 10. There is also a wood-burning fireplace, large screen TV and epic views out the floor to ceiling windows of the 16th hole of the Tahoe Donner golf course.

All bedrooms and the downstairs family/game room are carpeted, all bathrooms have heated tile floors, and the upstairs living area has rough-hewn wide plank wood flooring.

Other amenities include:

* Gas BBQ

* Large ice maker for those cold drinks

* Large, hi-end, 8-person hot tub

* Upstairs and downstairs decks

* Cable internet with wifi thru the whole house (connection not guaranteed)

* New, large capacity washer and dryer

* Apple TV on each TV with access to all the owners movies and to Netflix

Being a Tahoe Donner home, guests have access to the TD Rec Center, up to 16 guests, at $8 per day each. Swim, lounge in the large hot tub, lift weights, take in an exercise class, sweat out the day in the saunas. Great for kids and those adults not wanting to hit the slopes or do that 15 mile bike ride! You also get access in the summer to the private TD beach at Lake Donner. Rent boats of every variety, swim, BBQ, hike or just lounge on the beach.

Finally, what are some of the key things that set this home apart from others:

* Tankless water heater. 12 guests can take showers all day long and never run out of water.

* Keyless entry via a keypad lock on the front door. No shipping keys back and forth and no keys to misplace and get locked out.

* Two full garage bays. A Suburban will fit in both bays - keep your vehicles out of the snow making for fast exits in the am.

* A brand new (July 2014), 8-person hot tub on the upper deck, overlooking the golf course. Cleaned after every guest visit, not every week or two weeks like most homes.

* Hotel-style linens, towels, bath mats and cleaning service. Hi thread count linens, changed and cleaned offsite - no need to waste time stripping beds and starting a load of laundry on your last morning before you head to the slopes.

* Hotel-style supplies for each new guest. Toilet paper, paper towels, soap at sinks and soap/ conditioner and mats and hand towels in every bathroom.

* Mid-stay cleaning of the house for longer stays

* A flat driveway - no icy, steep driveway to navigate in the winter

* On a quiet side road with very little traffic.

More Details

Owner
Andrew and Amy Hogg
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
August 7, 2017

About Andrew and Amy Hogg

We live in San Jose, about a 3 hour drive from North Tahoe. Our two boys love to ski in the winter and hike and mountain bike in the summer.

Andrew and Amy Hogg purchased this cabin in 2014

Why Andrew and Amy Hogg chose Lake Tahoe North Shore CA

North Lake Tahoe cant be beat for a year-round destination. 11 downhill and cross country skiing resorts in the winter and hiking, biking, rafting, fly fishing, paddle boarding, sailing, and water skiing in the summer. Add in the great locals and the laid back vibe and its impossible not to relax and have fun when you're up here.

This house in particular stood out for us due to its size - so we can share the house with family and friends, and its recent construction, while keeping a older style mountain home look and feel. The location on a side road is also ideal for that 'middle of nowhere, nestled in the trees' feeling and backing up to the golf course ensure privacy from other homes.

What makes this cabin unique

We have two boys and all our friends are families with kids. The downstairs bedrooms and family/game room was a real selling point for us. It allows a separate space for the kids to do their own thing and go to bed 'early', with peace and quiet for the adults upstairs later into the night.

Additionally, there are many benefits to being in Tahoe Donner: 1. Non-skiers can visit the Rec Center ($8 a day) and work out, swim, use the sauna, etc. The outdoor pool and hot tub are great in the summer.

2. You can try your hand at cross country skiing at the brand new ski center just up the road.

3. You can get to all the major ski resorts (Alpine, Squaw, Northstar, etc) in 20 minutes or so.

4. It has easy access right off Hwy 80, which is very welcome in the winter when coming up late on a Friday evening. No driving another 20 minutes on off-highway roads that may not be plowed or may be blocked.

5. The house is well back from the road and backs up to the golf course. Its feels very much 'in the woods'.

6. Although its a newer home, with modern conveniences, it has a very warm and cozy cabin feel.

Guestbook comments from the owner

"Loved the giant hot tub, multiple master bedrooms, and air hockey table. Not to mention the awesome location and nearby lake"
Aug 2014
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Amenities

Truckee Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3281 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • 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:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Upstairs Master Bath 2 - toilet , shower , Single sink & heated floor. Shared with upstairs guests.
    Upstairs Master Bath 1 - toilet , shower , Heated tile floors, twin sinks.
    Downstairs Master Bath 1 - toilet , shower , Heated floor and single sink.
    Downstairs Kids Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower , Heated floor and single sink.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Upstairs Master 1 - 1 king , Cal King w/ Sealy Posturepedic Fenway Ultra Plush & duvet
    Upstairs Master 2 - 1 king , Cal King w/ Englander mattress and duvet
    Downstairs Master - 1 king , Cal King w/ Sealy Posturepedic Fenway Ultra Plush and duvet
    Downstairs Kids 1 - 2 bunk bed , Two twin bunk beds to sleep 4 kids. Has large closet.
    Downstairs Kids 2 - 1 bunk bed , Single twin bunk bed to sleep two kids or two adults.
Entertainment:
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Deluxe 5 Bedroom, 4 Bathroom, Sleeps 12, On Golf Course
average rating of 4.8846154 based on 29 reviews
5

Beautiful , spacious home and views

  • 5 of 5

Loved the house and many amenities. It's location is convenient especially as we ranted down Truckee River. Jacuzzi with gorgeous views superb way to end your day

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

Well appointed, accurately represented, perfect for our reunion

  • 5 of 5

Responsive owner, high quality features & accessories,

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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5

It was a very nice home.

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay there and really enjoyed the hot tub

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Redondo Beach
5

Second time around!

  • 5 of 5

This was our second time in this lovely home & it was as special this time as last time.

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Jose, CA
4

Ski Weekend

  • 4 of 5

This is a beautiful home, with exquisite furnishings--elegant, and yet very comfortable and welcoming. Our extended family stayed in the home for a long weekend of skiing, and there was plenty of room for all. The kitchen is very nicely stocked and was easy to use. All in all, a great house.

We did have one difficulty, and that was with the TV and internet. It was out, and we felt the owner could have either pushed to get it fixed before our arrival, as he appeared to know it was out, or he could have given us more than one day's notice that it was not working. We are not TV people necessarily, but had hoped to watch basketball playoffs and had chosen this house because of the TV setup. So, a disappointment, but the owner tried to work with us after the fact and did compensate us for that issue. Otherwise, I give this house a great rating, and would stay there again for sure.

  • Submitted: Mar 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great property, beware of 8am Sunday snow removal though

  • 4 of 5

Great property, great area, very well appointed. We enjoyed our stay at this property. It comfortably fitted 6 couples and was close to everything. Our only complaint is the arrival of snow removal people at 8am on Sunday morning. The snow removal guy was very rude and I didn't enjoy being woken up at that time on a Sunday morning.

  • Submitted: Mar 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed your stay. The house does work great for 3 couples with kids, or 6 couples with no kids. Apologies for the rude snow removal crew. All these guys have been working non-stop for months with the crazy weather this year, and are probably getting a little short-tempered.
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Map

Nearest Airport
9.6 Miles
Truckee Tahoe Airport
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Downtown Truckee
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Tahoe Donner
Nearest Motorway
3.5 Miles
Highway 80
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
The Lodge Restaurant and Pub
Nearest Ski
11 Miles
Sugar Bowl
Nearest Beach
4.4 Miles
Tahoe Donner Private Beach at Lake Donner
Car: necessary

North Lake Tahoe has the majority of ski resorts, with 11 resorts within 30 minutes drive. For summer lovers, Lake Donner offers SUP boarding, kayaking, wind surfing, sailing and a great beach scene. There is also fantastic hiking and mountain biking for all levels within easy driving distance.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $345
Damage Insurance $99

Sorry, due to severe allergies in the family, no pets and no smoking.

As noted in the contract, do not stream movies from illegal sources over the home's internet. You will be caught and i will be fined $500, and that fine will be passed on to you.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.