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Near The Lake & Skiing

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedroom, 1 Bath - Sleeps 6

We are conveniently located just a few blocks from the lake, and only 2 miles from the Casinos and Heavenly Ski Resort.

The house is cozy and warm in the winter, with forced air central heating, and a full hearth, wood burning fireplace.

In the summer, the large, fenced back yard includes a Patio Area with table and chairs for outdoor dining, BBQ grill, and Horseshoe Pits.

FREE WI-FI

FREE UNLIMITED PHONE SERVICE

ALL BEDDING, LINEN, AND TOWELS PROVIDED

The kitchen is fully equipped with cookware and utensils, glassware and dishware.

ADDITIONAL KITCHEN APPLIANCES INCLUDE:

Rice Cooker

Coffee Maker & Grinder

Blender

We are walking distance to Regan State Beach, and El Dorado Beach (see map), both have public access. Public boat launch access is also available at El Dorado Beach on Harrison Ave.

Our property has street level parking on a paved driveway, with room for two vehicles.

Public transportation center is 1 1/2 blocks from our house on the main highway, South Lake Tahoe Blvd, in front of the VISITOR CENTER office. The VISITOR CENTER office provides free travel information, maps, brochures and coupon books to local attractions and dining.

There are several restaurants, cafe's, liquor store, and bike rental shop just a block and a half down the street on the main highway. All are within walking distance.

The Casinos at Stateline, NV are just 2 miles away.

Also at Stateline is one of Americas top rated golf courses, EDGEWOOD TAHOE, home to the Celb-Am Tournament.

SLT PERMIT # 103609

More Details

Owner
Michael Taravella
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 30, 2017

About Michael Taravella

I am a semi-retired Personal Chef, California Culinary Academy graduate, and a full time Rental Property Manager. A native Californian, I am currently living in Aptos, CA (Santa Cruz area).

Michael Taravella purchased this house in 1998

Why Michael Taravella chose Al Tahoe

My partner and I purchase this home in 1998 so we could enjoy the beauty of Lake Tahoe.

Amenities

Al Tahoe House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Noise Curfew between 10:00 pm and 8:00 am, 7 days a week.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Village
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower
  • Full tub and shower combo.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Queen bed Sleeps 2. Two nightstands. Full mirrored closet.
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Sleeps 2 . Phone. Digital Clock with device charging dock.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Notes:
FREE WIFI

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(25 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.8 based on 25 reviews
5

Wonderful house and location!

  • 5 of 5

We had such a great time! Michael was very helpful! Loved the house! Everything was clearly marked in the kitchen which was great so you didn't have to dig through every drawer and cabinet to find what you needed! The bathroom was stocked with shampoo, conditioner and soap, plus tons of towels! Though it is only two bedrooms, this place felt much bigger! It was totally comfortable for our family of 6! The location was fantastic too! You can walk to the lake and so much more. Horseshoes in the backyard was a wonderful bonus! Can't wait to come back!

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wonderful renters!
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4

Cozy Cabin

  • 4 of 5

The cabin was cute, quiet and cozy. It was with in walking distance of Lake Tahoe! We had a great stay, while we were in town for a soccer tournament.

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Phoenix/Mesa, AZ
4

Great location

  • 4 of 5

We greatly enjoyed our visit, and we would definitely consider staying here in the future. The home is basically just as advertised--small, clean, and close to everything. Both beds were very comfortable (didn't use the sofa bed, so no input there). We really enjoyed sitting in the back yard and enjoying a glass of wine in the evenings. The owner was very responsive to our needs.

One thing to be aware of is that there is a fairly strong smoke odor in the house which seems to be due to wood smoke from the fireplace rather than tobacco smoke. It didn't bother us, but it was summer and we were able to open the windows to air it out every day. During the winter, when airing the place out is not an option, this may not be the right choice for someone who is sensitive to smoke.

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Our home DOES NOT SMELL LIKE SMOKE! Our living room smells like any home in Tahoe that has a full hearth, wood burning fireplace. This is one of the features renters are looking for in winter. The chimney and fireplace are cleaned and inspected once a year, and the fireplace is cleaned after every use. I had advised the renter to check the flu and make sure it was closed, as sometimes when doors are open, there is a draft that will bring the smell into the living room. It was wrong of this reviewer to say that our place is "not an option". If you are a person sensitive to the "smell of smoke", then you should stay away from renting any home in Tahoe that has a fireplace, during the autumn and winter, period.
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San Antonio, TX.
5

Perfect location!

  • 5 of 5

Luckily we got great weather during our visit to South Lake Tahoe. The house was exactly as listed and very clean! It had everything we needed for our 4 night stay. The house is stocked with all the essentials which made it so easy and convenient to cook our own meals. The location was perfectly centralized for everything we did- Heavenly, Emerald Bay, Pope Beach, El Dorado Beach, Regan Beach, so many things to do and places to see! We did not have to get in touch with Mr. Taravella during our stay (since we had no issues) but he was easy to communicate with prior to our arrival. He took the time to explain check in procedures and made it all very simple for us. We will definitely return and highly recommend this home to anyone looking for a "home away from home" while exploring beautiful South Lake Tahoe!

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Boulder, CO
5

Great place

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was only for one night, and this house more than met our needs. Comparable price to hotels yet so much more space. Backyard was a tranquil place to relax and the kitchen was well-equipped. A couple blocks from Sprouts, which we enjoyed for both dinner and breakfast. Comfortable and very clean - would stay here again!

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

just right

  • 5 of 5

We (couple with 2 young kids) stayed here for a 3day wknd in late summer and had a perfect time. Owner Michael had clear instructions, place is clean and well-stocked with all essentials and plenty of extras. It was just the right amount of 'stuff' for us. We walked to cafes and to the beach. Easy drive to grocery, park, and other spots on the lake. Michael even reached out to me soon after our departure to tell me the housekeeper found some valuables we left so we were able to get back and retrieve them promptly.

We'll obviously be back.

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
56 Miles
Reno-Tahoe International Airport
Nearest Golf
3.5 Miles
Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
0.1 Miles
Highway 50
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Sprouts Cafe
Nearest Ski
2 Miles
Heavenly Ski Resort
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Thomas F Regan Memorial City Beach
Car: necessary

We are conveniently located just a few blocks from the lake, and only 2 miles from the Casinos and Heavenly Ski Resort.

The house is cozy and warm in the winter, with forced air central heating, and a full hearth, wood burning fireplace.

In the summer, the large, fenced back yard includes a Patio Area with table and chairs for outdoor dining, BBQ grill, and Horseshoe Pits.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
CLEANING FEE $90
Tax Rate 12.0%

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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