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Beautiful Townhouse,Walk To Northstar Village, Open Space Access, Remodeled

Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

2 Bedroom, 1.5 Bathrooms, Mountain View, Kitchen, Bathrooms,&Fireplace Remodeled

Our goal is to make your stay special and memorable. Your first impression of our “Hunker Hut” in the mountains will be a lasting one as you are greeted by a bottle of wine waiting for you to enjoy while looking out at the view of the Northstar Mountain. This is where you’ll take a deep breath and start to relax.

The Gold Bend townhomes are very close (less than a 1/2 mile) to the Northstar Village, ski slopes, restaurants, recreation center, and shopping. There is a free shuttle service (that you call for your pick up) from our property to the rec center, the village, and the golf course. Our guests have access to the Northstar Recreation Center which has beautiful pools (family & adult), tennis courts, a fitness center, hot tubs (family & adult), bocce courts, and a game room. The Northstar Village has excellent restaurants, shopping, ice skating in the winter, roller skating in the summer, a two theater cinema and live music.

Our remodeled (new bathrooms, kitchen, fireplace) 2 bedroom, 1.5 BA is the perfect spot for you and your family and friends to enjoy a wonderful stay in Tahoe. It's a cozy property that is upgraded, clean, and a perfect spot to plant roots and enjoy what Tahoe has to offer. It has a fully equipped kitchen, gas grill, gas fireplace, large flat screen TV, DVD player and WIFI. Both bedrooms have flat screen TVs. The master bedroom has cable and the second bedroom has a TV that will play DVDs. There is a washer and dryer and a sleeper sofa in living room.

We have a very family friendly location with puzzles, board games, children's books, a pack n play, and premium TV channels for movies and kids shows. For those of you that like to cook the kitchen is stocked with organic spices, condiments, and an extensive amount of cookware (including a brand new crockpot and pancake griddle) and most anything else you'll need. You will have access to an outdoor storage locker that is located right by the front door to store your winter and summer items. For your use you will also find in the closet sleds for the winter and inflatable rings/rafts for the summer that we're happy to share with you during your stay. The back of the unit faces open space trails and forest. This open space has an extensive trail system for hiking and mountain biking during the summer. In the winter it's great for playing in the snow or doing a bit of hiking with snow shoes.

Northstar is a short drive to historical Truckee, Lake Tahoe, and Tahoe City.

More Details

Greg & Kristen Schwager
Member since: 2014
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english, french, german
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 17, 2018

About Greg & Kristen Schwager

We have enjoyed skiing and spending summers in Tahoe and love the Northstar area to use as a base for all the fun things there are to do in Tahoe. We have created our special place in the mountains for our family and hope to share it with you as well.

Greg & Kristen Schwager purchased this townhome in 2014

What makes this townhome unique

Our unit is in a quiet location with great views of the mountain, while being close to the village.


Truckee Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Located in the hallway adjacent to Bedroom 1.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , This bathroom is located in the second bedroom
  • There is a full bathroom accessible from the downstairs hallway and then a half bathroom that is located in the 2nd bedroom. The full bathroom is undergoing a remodel during the month of November. It will be brand new and beautiful. Pictures will be posted once it's done.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Twin over full bunk bed. Cable & Flat Screen TV. 1/2 Bath.
  • Bedroom 1 is situated on the lower level and has a flat screen TV with cable. There is a large walk in closet and a dresser as well. Finally, the sliding glass door will take you out onto one of two decks. There is also a sleeper sofa in the living room that pulls out to a double bed. The second bedroom has a small 1/2 bath with a twin over queen bunk bed.
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Balcony ...
  • Golf
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard
  • Tennis
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting


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Beautiful Townhouse,Walk To Northstar Village, Open Space Access, Remodeled
average rating of 4.875 based on 16 reviews

Clean and cozy. Responsive owners.

  • 5 of 5

Unit is located near the village, along a free shuttle line. Clean and well supplied. Bedrooms are not huge, but are as advertised with lots of extra linens/blankets. There was also an extra half bath (total 1.5). Owners responded promptly with answers to questions at check it. Great place for a family with small children (second bedroom sleeps three). We would stay here again.

  • Submitted: Feb 24, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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One of the Best!

  • 5 of 5

This place was perfect for our family of 4, and can easily accommodate one more. Everything was clean and comfortable, and perfectly in place. It had everything we needed in the kitchen, and more. Absolutely no complaints. We would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Feb 11, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Comfortable family getaway

  • 5 of 5

Very clean house! The living room is so comfortable with the fireplace and lots of good movies to watch after skiing all day. We would definitely return.

  • Submitted: Feb 4, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Updated and Cozy

  • 5 of 5

We had a nice time- everything worked, was clean, updated, and convenient. They have a binder with all the info you need and passes to the Swimming/Activity Center. Owners also responded quickly to help me out when I had forgotten something! THANK YOU!

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Terrific for the summer

  • 5 of 5

This is such a great place to spend a week in Tahoe. The access to the expansive pool facilities can't be beat. We spent all week there and at Northstar hiking at the top. The condo is super clean and well appointed and so easy to move right into and start relaxing.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent conditions and great stay

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful experience and hoped to be back soon!

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
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Nearest Airport
3 Miles
Truckee Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Village at Northstar
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Northstar Golf Course
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Amtrak Truckee
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
Nearest Ski
0.5 Miles
Village at Northstar
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
Kings Beach




Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Refundable damage deposit $300

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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