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Newly Remodeled Lakeview Home / Minutes to Skiing!!! / Easy Winter Access!!!

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Beautiful views out of the dining room showing the expansive dining table for 14

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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Sleeps:8
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Dollar Point - 4 Bedrooms – 2 Baths – Sleeps 8 - Pool - Beach - Tennis and More

Welcome To Our Lake House Retreat

There are just some adventures every traveler should have in their lifetime, and the beauty and wonder of Tahoe is one that cannot simply be described, but must be experienced! Welcome to "The Lake House at Dollar," a Tahoe retreat comprised of a magnificent, newly remodeled 4 bed/2 bath home located on a tranquil cul-de-sac. This lovely family home invites you to reconnect with nature with stunning lake views. Mere steps from both the beach and pool, "The Lake House" provides the perfect location to enjoy Lake Tahoe’s famous sun and fun!

Our Tahoe Oasis

Exquisitely appointed with an abundance of light and space, you’ll find our Tahoe Oasis to be a master of warmth, comfort and serenity. From the moment you enter this home, you will experience an interior that reflects a dedication to relaxation and a commitment to unforgettable memories. Enter the bright and airy living room where you are welcomed by a massive old world brick fireplace and beautiful beamed ceilings. On chilly nights, the warmth of the hearth conjures the image of hot cocoa with marshmallows, storytelling and laughter that flows as the adventures of the day are recalled in vivid detail.

Just off the living room, up two steps on the right, is the dining room with its large wooden table that accommodates up to fourteen (14) people. With expansive use of glass, the dining area is streaming with natural light and extends your living space to the great outdoors and lake beyond. This is a place where everyone congregates in the winter or summer, whether to play cards, board games, read, catch up or just admire the view. A few steps away is the fully equipped kitchen, set to handle your culinary feats with ample prep space and cooking essentials. With the kitchen opening up to the dining room, conversation between the two rooms is easy, and the cook has full visibility to the deck, yard and view.

The door to the outside wrap-around deck creates seamless indoor/outdoor living and brings you ever closer to the views of the lake, trees and mountains outlining the horizon. Fully furnished with table and chairs, as well as gas BBQ, for your alfresco enjoyment, it's time to wow family and friends with your mastery at the grill. The spacious deck is the perfect place to entertain, enjoy a favorite beverage, star gaze or relax with a book while enjoying the sounds of nature. Whatever your pleasure, this outdoor haven is your premier destination!

A walk up the hall presents two bedrooms on the left and the newly remodeled hall bathroom on the right. Each of these bedrooms features two extra-long twin beds. The bathroom includes double sinks to streamline your daily routine and a door that closes off the bath/shower/toilet to allow multi-tasking for busy families. Continue four steps up to another bedroom with twin beds and the beautiful master queen suite.

The master bedroom is a peaceful haven with generous layout, soothing color palate, large closets and view. The “bear-covered” queen size bed is complete with a Ralph Lauren pillow-top covering. With the newly remodeled master bath and large glass shower, your master suite allows quiet and privacy from the living areas, if you desire.

A Central Location

The house sits on a corner lot covering 1/4 of an acre. The quiet cul-de-sac location allows for children to safely play without the worries of cars and traffic. In the front of the house is paved off-street parking, large enough to fit five (5) automobiles. Tahoe City is just 2 ½ miles distance for easy access, whether driving or jogging. Situated an easy 5 minute walk to the pool and tennis courts, 7 minutes to Seven-Eleven and 10 minutes to the beach and pier, this residence enjoys a central location while feeling as if it is worlds apart.

When you are ready to get out of the house and off property, every convenience and activity awaits nearby. It's a short 7 minute drive to Tahoe City, 25 minutes to Truckee, 15 minutes to Kings Beach, 25 minutes to North Shore Stateline for gambling, 60 minutes to South Lake Tahoe and 60 minutes to Reno. Location! Location! Location! If you are looking for a centrally located home with great proximity to everything, then "The Lake House" has you covered!

A Place for All Seasons

Summer at the “Lake House” – Dollar Point is the ultimate “mecca” for family fun during the summer! As the warm summer sun shines blissfully overhead, your Tahoe adventure begins with a visit to the lake. Lake Tahoe is a short 10 minute walk from the house, giving you prime access to the cooling waters and golden sands of Dollar Point. Follow the path from the two lower tennis courts to the lake where you will find the large Dollar Point Pier, expansive beach with beach umbrellas, a sand volleyball court, bathrooms, BBQ and picnic areas -- everything you need for fun in the sun! The Dollar Point Pier is known for some of the best “crawdadding” on the lake. Walk three blocks in the opposite direction from the house and you’ll come to the Homeowner Association’s swimming pool. Completely fenced for security, the pool complex includes a newly refinished swimming pool, 3 tennis courts, bocce ball court, putting green, shuffleboard, ping pong, horseshoes, vast grass areas for lounging, playing, BBQ/picnics, and of course, bathrooms and showers. This is where the “pool staff” resides. These friendly attendants serve as life guards, swim instructors, and manage pool and tennis activities throughout the summer. There is also a resident tennis pro who will gladly fine-tune your game for all of those Serena Williams/Rafael Nadal enthusiasts.

Winter at the “Lake House” -- Whether the sun is shining or the snow is falling, Lake Tahoe is beautiful all year round! Come to “The Lake House at Dollar” for winter sports, but stay to enjoy the picturesque views of Lake Tahoe. Access to the house during winter is very easy. Roads are plowed, and the parking area in front of the house is cleared daily. Eight (8) ski resorts are within 45 minutes of your front door. World renowned Squaw Valley, Alpine Meadows and Northstar are a mere 20 minutes away. Smaller, but family-friendly, Diamond Peak Resort and Homewood Mountain Resort are less than 30 minutes away. Driving to Tahoe in the morning? Stop at Boreal or Sugar Bowl, spend the day skiing, and it’s a 40 minute drive to the “Lake House.” On windy days, you might want to travel the 45 minutes to Mt. Rose, which seems to be more protected from blustery winds. If you’re a cross country skier, the Tahoe Cross Country Ski area is literally across the highway from Dollar Point and offers over 40 miles of trails, some of which offer beautiful Lake Tahoe Views. Sledding is available at most of the ski resorts, but great tracks are also located at Tahoe Vista, Granlibakken and North Tahoe Park. Lastly, our own kids have spent years perfecting their sledding runs right on our own property, which rivals the famous “Cuesta Run” in St. Moritz. Now that’s a lot of winter fun at “The Lake House at Dollar!”

Book Your Tahoe Vacation Today!

Rent directly from the owner and get the personalized treatment you deserve. We are excited about opening up our home to you and will work above and beyond to deliver a positive rental experience to you and your family.

As you consider your Tahoe vacation, ask yourself: Great house, prime location, so much to do and personalized treatment-- what is there not to like??? Clearly "The Lake House at Dollar" is your perfect vacation spot. Book today, or if you have questions, call or e-mail us. We're happy to answer your questions about the home and surrounding area. This property is not just a prime location for all Lake Tahoe has to offer, it is home, and we want to personally invite you and your family into our home where you are certain to make memories that will last a lifetime. Trust us, it will be a vacation you will never forget!!!

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Member since: 2015

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 01/22/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 1809 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 years old...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Dollar Point is a children's paradise with outdoor activities galore. Homeowner's Association maintains a beach, pier, swimming pool and tennis courts....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed:

    We're sorry!...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

    There are steps coming up to the front door....moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Master bedroom: 1 queen

    Large room two large sliding door closets...moreless

  • Bedroom #2: 2 twin/ single

    Two twin beds in this nautically themed bedroom...moreless

  • Bedroom #3: 2 twin/ single

    Extra long twin beds...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single

    Extra long twin beds with large walk-in closet...moreless

  • Closet space in each bedroom is plentiful. All beds have electric blankets with the master bedroom being dual-controlled. All rooms have large windows and covered with shades/and or curtains. Sleeps 8 - 1 Queen, 2 Twins and 4 Extra Long Twins ...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Master bathroom: toilet, shower

    Newly remodeled and gorgeous! Plenty of counter space....moreless

  • Hall bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Dual sinks with door to separate from the shower/toilet...moreless

  • Brand new completely remodeled bathrooms in August 2014. High shower heads for those tall people. Lighting in both are excellent....moreless

Entertainment

  • Games:

    Miscellaneous board and card games...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo:

    Music available through themed channels on the TV in the 800's from our cable provider....moreless

  • Television:

    Brand new 40" Samsung HDTV...moreless

  • Toys:

    Some miscellaneous games located in the living room lamp tables...moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake View:

    Sitting up high within Dollar Point property enjoy a beautiful filtered lake view of Lake Tahoe from the deck, living room, dining room and kitchen....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    One of the most lived in parts of our home. Large picture windows out two directions offer constant reminders of Lake Tahoe and Tahoe pines. Plenty of room for large gatherings....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 12 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Brand new gas fireplace with electronic starter...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Forced air...moreless

  • Internet:

    Wonderful WiFi connectivity throughout the house...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Beautiful open beamed ceiling living room with large picture window. Leather couch folds out into a queen size bed....moreless

  • Parking:

    In front of the house and off the street there is paved parking for up to five automobiles...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Telephone in both kitchen and master bedroom...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Drip...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Completely furnished with an abundance of dishes, silverware, glassware, pots, pans and serving utensils...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    A dirty dish eater!...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Recently updated in January 2015 with new lighting and refinished cabinets. Beautiful large picture window; situated with pass-through to the dining room. Visibility inside and outside is excellent....moreless

  • Microwave:

    Counter top...moreless

  • Oven:

    Electric double ovens...moreless

  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    Electric 4-burner...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    Many courses within 30 minutes of Dollar Point...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter
Jan 19 - Apr 27, 2017
2 night min stay
$250
$1,500
Spring
Apr 28 - May 25, 2017
2 night min stay
$250
$1,500
Late Spring
May 26 - Jun 22, 2017
3 night min stay
$275
$1,750
Early Summer
Jun 23 - Jun 30, 2017
3 night min stay
$300
$1,900
4th of July Week
Jul 1 - Jul 7, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,500
Summer Peak
Jul 8 - Aug 25, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,250
Late Summer
Aug 26 - Sep 7, 2017
3 night min stay
$300
$1,900
Early Fall
Sep 8 - Sep 28, 2017
2 night min stay
$275
$1,750
Fall
Sep 29 - Nov 16, 2017
2 night min stay
$275
$1,750
Early Winter
Nov 17 - Dec 14, 2017
2 night min stay
$250
$1,500
Xmas Vacation
Dec 15 - Jan 4, 2018
7 night min stay

$2,200

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Cleaning Fee $175 + tax
  • Tax Rate 10%

Notes:

3-Day minimum rental for President's Weekend, Memorial Day, Labor Day and Thanksgiving.

Rates quoted do not include a cleaning fee ($175), Placer County Tax (10%) and a refundable security deposit ($500).

Personal checks are preferred to avoid transaction fees - VISA, Mastercard, American Express, Paypal and Venmo accepted.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Location

54 Miles
Nearest Airport
Reno, NV
2.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Jakes on the Lake, Tahoe City, CA
2.5 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Tahoe City, CA
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Tahoe City Golf Course
17 Miles
Nearest Train
Truckee, CA
0.25 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 89
2.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Jakes on the Lake, Tahoe City, CA
7 Miles
Nearest Ski
Alpine Meadows Ski Resort
0.25 Miles
Nearest Beach
Dollar Point Homeowner's Beach
 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1965

About the owner: Well, we've been coming to "The Lake House at Dollar" as long as we can remember. It was always our parents' dream to have a vacation house in Lake Tahoe. On a sunny summer day drive they tumbled onto The Lake House when the owner/builder/developer was looking to move into a larger home. They couldn't pass it up. As children we spent many summers at Dollar Point while our Dad commuted up on the weekends. This house is full of many wonderful memories of birthdays, celebrations, ski weekends and summer trips. It was always the place where our family and friends gathered. Fast forward and now it's our children who grew up at "The Lake House at Dollar" and they have the same memories as we do. We want them to be able to raise their children to enjoy Lake Tahoe, so we decided to remodel and update the house. We've completed the remodel and now are opening The Lake House to others. Our hope, while staying here, is that you can feel the"specialness" that our family has felt for so many years.

Why the Owner Chose Lake Forest, Dollar Point, CA, USA:
Five compelling reasons: 1) The Location - An easy commute from home; 2) The Layout - The living areas (living and dining rooms, deck and kitchen) are so open, light, comfortable and accessible; 3) It's Lake Centric - You come to Lake Tahoe to see the lake and play in the lake; 4) The Beach - There is nothing like a summer day at the beach and only a 10 minute walk away; and lastly, 5) The Amenities - The activities for a family at Dollar Point are endless.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
While reading our answers to why our parents bought this house above, it became clear to us that all of those reasons that we mentioned are still true and are the unique benefits for renting "The Lake House at Dollar" today.


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Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 01/22/2017

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Photos

  • Beautiful views out of the dining room showing the expansive dining table for 14

    Beautiful views out of the dining room showing the expansive dining table for 14

  • Large, comfortable living room with open beamed ceilings

    Large, comfortable living room with open beamed ceilings

  • Massive gas fireplace in the living room with electronic controls

    Massive gas fireplace in the living room with electronic controls

  • Spacious front deck off the dining room complete with chairs, table and gas BBQ

    Spacious front deck off the dining room complete with chairs, table and gas BBQ

  • Dining room looking into the kitchen

    Dining room looking into the kitchen

  • Colorful master bedroom with queen size bed

    Colorful master bedroom with queen size bed

  • Bedroom #2 with two twin beds

    Bedroom #2 with two twin beds

  • Bedroom #4 with extra long twin beds and a walk-in closet

    Bedroom #4 with extra long twin beds and a walk-in closet

  • Winter view from the deck

    Winter view from the deck

  • Dollar Point pier; the location of the best crawdad fishing on the lake!

    Dollar Point pier; the location of the best crawdad fishing on the lake!

  • Fully life-guarded swimming pool

    Fully life-guarded swimming pool

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  • "The Lake House at Dollar"

    "The Lake House at Dollar"

  • Looking out the picture window in the Living Room

    Looking out the picture window in the Living Room

  • View from the living room toward dining room and kitchen

    View from the living room toward dining room and kitchen

  • Close-up view of the lake from the deck

    Close-up view of the lake from the deck

  • Light and airy kitchen with full views to the dining room

    Light and airy kitchen with full views to the dining room

  • Newly remodeled master bathroom

    Newly remodeled master bathroom

  • Bedroom #3 with extra long twin beds

    Bedroom #3 with extra long twin beds

  • Newly remodeled hall bathroom with 2 sinks, tub and shower

    Newly remodeled hall bathroom with 2 sinks, tub and shower

  • Dollar Point beach for the use of only homeowner's and their guests

    Dollar Point beach for the use of only homeowner's and their guests

  • Tennis anyone? Two of the five tennis courts at Dollar Point

    Tennis anyone? Two of the five tennis courts at Dollar Point

  • HOA play area with shuffleboard, ping pong, horseshoes, bocce and play structure

    HOA play area with shuffleboard, ping pong, horseshoes, bocce and play structure

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This listing was first published here in 2015.

Date last modified - Sunday, January 22, 2017

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