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Cute, Clean And Close To Everything!

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,536 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom, Pool Table, Gas Fireplace, Flat Screen Tvs, Walk To Golf

Come to South Lake Tahoe and enjoy life in the Sierras at the Bijou bungalow. This clean, comfortable home is located in the bijou area and close to restaurants, casinos, and a public golf course. A short list of the home’s amenities includes:

· three bedrooms, including a master with a queen bed, flat screen TV and full bathroom, a guest bedroom with a queen bed and flat screen TV, and a bedroom perfect for kids or adults with a double bunk bed

· two updated bathrooms with on-demand hot water

· an updated kitchen with hickory cabinets, stainless steel appliances, a gas stove and large dining table, and fully equipped for your cooking needs

· 55-inch curved smart TV with sound bar in the living room. Access your own Netflix or Hulu accounts from the TV

· high-speed wifi (10.8 mbps)

· gas fireplace for instant warmth and ambiance

· a game room with pool table and shelves of board games for the whole family

· gas barbecue on the back deck, gas fire pit perfect for s'mores making, and patio table and chairs

· 2-car garage

· newer wood laminate floors in the living room, hallway, and game room

· full-size washer and dryer

Our house is located on a quiet street within walking distance of several restaurants and stores. Safeway, CVS, and Heidi's restaurant are all less than half a mile away, as is the the Bijou Golf Course. The casinos and Heavenly Village are less than two miles away. Looking to ski or snowboard? Heavenly ski resort is less than 2 miles away. Want to hit the beach in summer? A public beach is less than a half mile away. It is the perfect getaway for families or friends looking for Tahoe adventures.

South Lake Tahoe vacation rental permit #007565

More Details

Brigitte Elder
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 22, 2018

About Brigitte Elder

My husband Scott and I have been married for 15 years. We live in Davis, CA with our 14-year-old daughter. We have dreamed of owning a house in Tahoe for many years. Now that our dream has become a reality, we spend as much time as we can in the mountains. We hope you enjoy our little bungalow in South Lake Tahoe as much as we do.

Brigitte Elder purchased this house in 2014

Why Brigitte Elder chose Rancho Bijou

We wanted a place that was close to everything, yet had a secluded feel to it. This house is a peaceful retreat after hitting the casinos or the slopes. It has updated features, yet maintains the feel of Tahoe.

What makes this house unique

We love being able to walk to several stores and restaurants. Our neighborhood is quiet, safe, and conveniently located near the lake, the casinos, and Heavenly ski resort. Our goal is to provide a fun and comfortable vacation home for our guests.


Rancho Bijou House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1536 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 27
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • copies of drivers' licenses required to verify identity/age
  • Family
  • 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 ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , comfortable BeautyRest mattress
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , comfortable BeautyRest mattress
    Bedroom 3 - 1 bunk bed , double over double bunk bed ideal for older children
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • golf
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling


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average rating of 4.9565215 based on 46 reviews

Great stay at the Rancho Bijou!

  • 5 of 5

The property is as described. The location was excellent and the owner was very responsive. It was great having a garage to park in as Tahoe received over 40 inches of snow over two days while we were there. The driveway and sidewalk to the house were cleared a couple of times with a snow blower while we were there without having to contact the owner. This home is very charming and is located in a neighborhood close to everything. Brigitte is an excellent VRBO owner. We had an outstanding stay!

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic place!

  • 5 of 5

I would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing place to stay if you want to visit Lake Tahoe!

  • 5 of 5

Great central location to everything, 5 minute drive gets you to just about everything. All the amenities you could need for the 6 of us that stayed. Great renters with excellent communications for anything we needed.

  • Submitted: Feb 22, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Another great vacation at your home!

  • 5 of 5

This was our second visit to this cabin. Everything was perfect, same as last year!

  • Submitted: Jan 12, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Loved this house, so cozy and cute!

  • 5 of 5

Came for a girls weekend and we loved this house, the location was great and the house was a perfect size for us 6 ladies! We loved the comfy couches and the bedrooms were perfect. I would definitely come back here again to vacation!

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful house

  • 5 of 5

This property has everything anyone would wish for. The house is very spacious, the furniture is new, the kitchen is stocked, the backyard is private and beautiful. The owners put a lot of love and care to this house. The location is close to everything and at the same time very quiet.

It is a pleasure to stay there.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
6 Miles
Lake Tahoe Airport
Nearest Ski
1.5 Miles
Heavenly Ski Resort
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Public Beach at Tahoe Beach Retreat and Lodge
Car: recommended


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Damage Deposit $400

Owner'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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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