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Winter Creek Deal! 6Minutes from Northstar

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 7)

Book your week now! Special spring break price - 4 nights for $1000!! Huge discount! Call ASAP.

Our Winter Creek Home was newly built in 2006. It is situated within the Winter Creek subdivision with similar homes priced at over half a million dollars.

(3-6 night specials - see NOTES under the RATES tab VRBO calculator does NOT apply this discount. Discount will be applied by the manager at time of booking/contract acceptance.)

Our home is close to everything...

Old Town Truckee (Truckee Diner) 0.9 miles

Skate Park 0.3 miles

Fifty-Fifty Brewery 0.6 miles

Northstar Ski Resort 6 minutes

Kings Beach 15 minutes

Three Championship Golf Courses 10 minutes

Two Mountain Biking Resorts 10 minutes

Squaw Valley Ski Resort 15 minutes

Every modern convenience in this 1600 sf home is new or nearly new. You won't have to worry about renting a run-down older home (with that old house smell--I think they call it 'Rustic').

We were vacation renters once, and we feel it's unfair to gouge renters. So, we have priced this home (and the cleaning fee) very reasonably. You get a nearly new house in a quiet and beautiful neighborhood for the same price as a single bedroom condo else where.

About this home...

Downstairs: Family Room, Kitchen, Half Bath, Two-car Garage, Rear Deck, Front Deck

Upstairs: Master Suite with Balcony, 3 Bedrooms Total, 2 Full Baths, Laundry Room

Your accommodations...

Master Bedroom - Queen, Mountain Pine Log Bedroom set.

Bedroom 2 - Queen, Modern Pine Sleigh Bedroom set.

Bedroom 3 - Bunk with Double Bed Bottom and Twin Upper

When comparing...our house (not a condo or townhouse) is very new; contents are newer; kitchen is fully stocked; it gets less snow on flat ground (no hills to climb like Tahoe Donner and most areas in Tahoe City and Carnelian) so it's easier/safer to get to; and it is beautiful inside and out. We are located on Winter Creek Loop in Truckee. If you look for other VRBO houses in Winter Creek, you will see that they are going for $350-$425/night. We realize we are A LOT lower cost than the others.

Thank you for looking, but please book soon as our calendar is filling up quickly. Please email or call for questions. We would be happy to talk to you. Sorry no pets please.

Keywords: Truckee, house, cabin, new

More Details

Property Manager
Sonya E.J. Wong
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
May 23, 2017

Why Sonya E.J. Wong chose Lake Tahoe North Shore CA

Everyone loves the Tahoe/Truckee area. We are firm believers of 'You come up to Tahoe for the Winter, but you stay for the Summer.'

What makes this house unique

This house is close to everything. Visit the Truckee Regional park across the street and use the walking/biking trail situated along the Truckee River. Ski Squaw, Northstar, and Sugarbowl...all 5-15 mins away.

(3-6 night specials - see NOTES under the RATES tab VRBO calculator does NOT apply this discount. Discount will be applied by the manager at time of booking/contract acceptance.)

Guestbook comments from the manager

Brad Hansen said...

Jul 29, 2012


Truckee Gem!!!

10046 Winter Creek Loop, Truckee, CA, 96161, United States (315957)

Date of Stay

July 27, 2012

Helpful votes:3/3.

Just did a 2 night stay at this property. Let me just say 5* is not enough for this place. As stated in add, very clean and comfortable. Went with 2 other couples and everyone was so pleased, close to shops, the lake and any other adventure you could come up with. We Kayaked and paddleboarding, house with plenty of room in garage to stow our stuff. Couldn't be happier with this location, will keep it on the list of go to rentals.

Recommended for: Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Jul 2013
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Truckee House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Rural
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
  • 2.5
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Master - 1 queen
    Queen Room - 1 queen
    Bunk Room - 1 bunk bed , The bunk is a twin, the lower bed is a double.
  • Master Bedroom with Bath: Mountain Pine Log Bedroom set. Large Queen Bedroom: Modern Pine Sleigh Bedroom set. Bunk Room: Double Lower Bunk, Twin Upper Bunk. Air mattress on site.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Games ...
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Games
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Rear Deck, Balcony, and Covered Front Deck.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(10 traveler reviews)

Winter Creek Deal! 6Minutes from Northstar
average rating of 5.0 based on 16 reviews


  • 5 of 5

The house is great for 6-7 people. It's nice, clean and kept up. The location is just outside of Truckee, and close to Northstar. Our kids had a great time playing on the play structure across the street. Also, the owner is NICE! She was very easy to work and responsive. We are coming back to this house again!!!

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! We hope to host you again soon.
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pleasant stay

  • 5 of 5

nicely located near northstar, 5 minutes from truckee restaurants, and generally well maintained location

  • Submitted: Feb 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Santa Rosa, California

Very nice cabin -- lots of garage space!!!

  • 5 of 5

Our group of roadie and mtn bike cyclists were nice and comfortable in this cabin -- very close to Sawtooth Trailhead in fact! The cabin is as advertised -- convenient washer/dryer, porch sitting, quiet neighborhood, fully-equipped kitchen, was clean. An added bonus was having the entire 2-car garage available for storing our kayaks and secure parking for our bikes -- invaluable! We will definitely return.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Awesome! We hope we become home base for your annual road trips.
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Spacious home near Truckee

  • 5 of 5

The property provides a great location very close to the center of Truckee, with plenty of room in the 3 bedrooms.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great stay in Truckee

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay in Truckee. The rental house was in a great location where we could walk or drive to local spots. The neighborhood was great for our 2 year old to walk and play. We would definitely stay again. Thanks!

  • Submitted: Nov 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent weekend stay!

  • 5 of 5

A group of friends and I needed a large cabin to stay in while we attended a friend's wedding in Truckee. I emailed Sonya and received a quick response. She was extremely friendly, efficient and overall very easy to work with. She provided me with extra information regarding Truckee activities and even kept in contact while she was on vacation and attending to personal affairs. After I had already booked the cabin, some issues came up with my friends leading me to cancel my reservation with Sonya. After listening to my sob story voice-mail, she immediately called me to make sure everything was okay and told me she wouldn't cancel the cabin until I got everything sorted out, basically she didn't want to leave me without a cabin. She's a true life saver! Everything got sorted out and we ended up keeping the cabin reservation. The cabin itself is super clean, very nicely decorated and comfortable to stay in. The rooms were all large, had full size closets and the master bathroom was amazing. I would definitely rent from Sonya again and recommend her cabin and services to anyone looking for a place to stay in Truckee!

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
36 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Blue Coyote . 50/50 Brewery is .6 miles
Nearest Golf
0.4 Miles
Ponderosa Golf course
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Blue Coyote but many more with in a mile
Nearest Ski
5 Miles
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Donner Lake
Car: recommended

There are many activities all year round. Be sure to pick up guide information at the California Welcome Center on Donner Pass Road in old town.

Donner Lake is 3.9 miles away, good for paddle boarding, skiing, kayaking and fishing. Speed limit is 30mph. Day use fee of $10 for water activities.

Truckee Legacy trail is a 5 minute walk from house. A nice walking /biking path that goes about 5 miles along the Truckee river.

Truckee River winery is a 15 minute walk from house or a 2 minute drive. 50/50 Brewery is a 1 minute drive. Good craft beer and food.

Downtown Truckee is a mile away with many shops and restaurants.

Morgans is one of our favorites. Small, but excellent fresh fish daily. Ceviche, Lobster Roll and Lobster Reuben are delicious. Coffeebar bakery is has really rich pastries and a great selection of gluten-free desserts.


Rates & Availability

Truckee House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Winter Spring
Apr 24 2017 - May 25 2017
2 night minimum stay
Memorial Weekend
May 26 2017 - May 28 2017
3 night minimum stay
May 29 2017 - Jun 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
Fourth Of July Holiday
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 5 2017
3 night minimum stay
Jul 6 2017 - Aug 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
Labor Day Holiday
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 3 2017
3 night minimum stay
Sep 4 2017 - Nov 16 2017
2 night minimum stay
Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov 17 2017 - Nov 25 2017
4 night minimum stay
Nov 26 2017 - Dec 19 2017
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $125 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 12.0%

*3 night minimum stay is available for Summer/Fall at $189 and Winter/Spring for $209 a night.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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