Luxury Kirkwood Solar Home (Sleeps 14), Ski Lease Available.(11 Reviews)
To book this property, you need to complete your booking through checkout on the VRBO website. We can't protect your payment if we don't know you've booked through us. Learn more
- Minimum stay:1-90 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
5 QUEEN Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 4 FULL Baths, plus office loft Sleeps 13
Skiing... Some of the best skiing in North America. Kirkwood Mountain ( VAIL RESORTS) is renowned for getting the best snow in the Sierra due to its higher 7800 feet elevation. Not to mention the lack of lift lines. For cross country ski buffs, step off our back deck to 3 miles of groomed cross country ski trails. Snow shoeing and dogs allowed, too. Or, across Route 88 at the Cross Country Ski Center, there are 50K of groomed trails!
Sledding (on our LL Bean sleds)is plentiful--just minutes away, as various spots around the meadow.
$400/night, based on 2 people
$75/night per additional person
$1200/night, minimum 3 nights
SKI LEASE AVAILABLE
9,000/month plus utilities, December 30, 2016 - April 2017
$1,000 refundable security deposit
$450 cleaning fee
10% Alpine County Occupancy Tax
Kids, young adults and adults will all enjoy this great family home (family dog, too!) and the excellent skiing at a higher elevation. Kirkwood is the best! This rental won't last--call or e-mail owner now!
Keywords: House, hot tub, meadow, close to slopes, views, 5 Bedrooms, 4 baths, views, gourmet kitchen, solar, charge EV, snow shoes, sleds, ski in ski out.
When you're ready to book, here are some tips to keep in mind.
Paying with a credit card on VRBO protects your payment for up to $10,000 against listing fraud. We recommend completing your booking on VRBO.Learn more
Member since: 2005
- 3500 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 13
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13, Beds for 13
Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms
- Master bedroom suite has wood-burning fireplace, private deck.
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Ping Pong Table
- Satellite / Cable:
- Away From It All
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Wildlife Viewing
- Mountain View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Pier Fishing
- Rock Climbing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 1 people
- Catering Available:
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Ice Maker
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Apr 4 - Oct 31, 2017
3 night min stay
Ski Lease 2017/18
Nov 15 - Apr 15, 2018
90 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Security deposit $1,000
- Optional Hot tub fee $200
- Cleaning and linens $450
- Tax Rate 10%
2017-18 Ski Lease--2 or 3 families - Term is 4-5 months, Tenant pays $10,000/mo rent (4 months), $9000/mo, plus $9000 (refundable) security deposit. Utilities (propane/water/sewer) - payable monthly, Cable TV, hot tub servicing. No Alpine County tax, End Cleaning Fee $450. Referral to cleaning service and hot tub service- tenant responsible during term. Best ski lease deal at Kirkwood, only property with private hot tub--NO electric fees--solar provides FREE electricity. Season Lease payment & deposit due upon booking.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now
Some of the best skiing in North America, Kirkwood Mountain is famous for getting the best snow in the Sierras due to its higher elevation, Base elevation of the house is 7300 feet, and top of the mountain ranges 9500-10,000 feet, For Cross Country buffs- step off back deck to FREE groomed 5 K cross country ski trail, Across the road-there is 50K of groomed trails for a fee, Free Shuttle on demand to slopes a short walk from home, Snow shoeing, Dog Sled Rides, Ice Skating in Kirkwood Village
Year Purchased: 1994
About the owner: I originally found my way to Kirkwood out of frustration in driving Route 50 and Route 80 to the other Tahoe ski resorts. I was frustrated with the traffic and lift lines. When I discovered that Kirkwood was built between 2 mountain passes and has, for years, had the best snow in the Sierra, I was hooked. Also, the power lines are buried, offering uninterrupted views. Not to mention the lack of crowds and long lift lines. I have also learned that, due to huge logging in the Tahoe area, the Tahoe forest was cleared in the 1800's, Today's Tahoe trees are 2nd generation. Kirkwood has "old growth" magnificent trees ( some of which could be 500 years old) and is adjacent to Class I Wilderness area. As a result we enjoy some of the most beautiful scenery in the Sierra.
Why the Owner Chose East Meadows, Kirkwood, CA, USA:
VIEWS, VIEWS, VIEWS! Casual elegance, professionally decorated. All the comforts of your home in civilization--but the remote beauty of the El Dorado National Forest. 5 Bed/4 Baths gives families, couples the comfort and privacy, while the expansive great room makes gathering time a joy! The only home in the East Meadows with a hot tub two steps out the back door. The only SOLAR home for rent.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Quick (5 minutes) shuttle ride to the lifts. Cross country/snow shoe off the back deck. Hot tub two steps out the back door. Solar roof. Original Art by Greg Hawthorne. Designed by award winning architect, Andy Gramling.
- Primary: 860-798-8208
- Click Here to see All My Rental Listings
Framed by the majestic the Red Cliffs, El Dorado National Forest
View from corner of Great Room
Hot tub sunken into back deck, daytime soaking or star gazing
Upstairs Bedroom next to bunk room
Entrance to the Village
No lift lines here!
Cross Country or Snow Shoe the 5K groomed trails, access directly off our deck!
Another beautiful sunset, taken from Great Room window.
Professionally decorated in a soft contemporary, western style, original art.
Another beautiful evening
Gorgeous master suite, fireplace, private deck, en-suite bath, jetted tub for 2
Large Lower level suite , full bath, sitting area (futon sofa), Flat screen TV
The Village, Restaurants, Shops, Real Estate
Kirkwood Meadow and Ski Resort, Stream running through the beautiful meadow
A short ski down to the groomed trails--7 Pairs of FREE Snow Shoes
Ski at a higher elevation. Best snow in Tahoe. Elevation 7800--9500.
This listing was first published here in 2005.
Date last modified - Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Enter dates to see accurate pricing
Booking confirmation within 24 hours
Peace of mind when checking out through VRBO
- We'll back you with our Book With Confidence GuaranteeTM
- You'll get comprehensive payment protection when checking out on our website
- We're always here for you with customer service available 24/7
Read more about our Book with Confidence GuaranteeTM
Send a message to owner
Anonymously report this listing
If you have any questions, please visit our Help Center.