About the property
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- Minimum Stay2 nights
Condo, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8). Ski slope views.
Our beautiful, three-bedroom, two-bath condominium is located in the Indian Hills area at Northstar-at-Tahoe, a year round destination resort located between North Lake Tahoe and the historic town of Truckee.
Our condominium is fully equipped and includes all of the amenities needed to make your stay a memorable one. The kitchen is exceptionally well equipped, and includes a coffee maker, coffee bean grinder, toaster, blender, Cuisinart food processor and even a bagel slicer and lettuce knife! Linens, paper products, soaps, and firewood are available for you to use. Boot/glove warmers/dryers in the entry hall will get your boots and gloves ready for another day on the slopes. Looking out from the living room and dining room, you will enjoy incredible mountain views!
Once you have arrived, you will enjoy our welcome basket of treats, Home Theatre system, flat screen TV’s in the living room and master bedroom, Netflix streaming movies, Apple universal dock for playing your music, and high speed wireless computer access. Concierge services are available for pre-arrival grocery shopping and chef prepared meals.
We provide saucers and sleds and there is a snow play area in front of our condo. You can watch all of the activity from our kitchen window!
Our guests are able to use all of the Northstar Property Owners’ Recreation Center facilities including the pools, saunas, spas, fitness and exercise room, massage therapy center, adult center, teen/youth center, and tennis courts. (Note that there is a $3/day charge/person for this use.) The lap pool is heated for your winter enjoyment.
The Northstar shuttle service makes it convenient for you to reach the Village, ski lifts, and other destinations in the resort. This service makes it easy for you to be out at different times during the day and no one has to worry about driving.
Step into our condo and you will find:
Entry mudroom for changing and ski storage
Fully stocked kitchen, including coffee bean grinder, bagel slicer
Standard meal preparation/cooking staples
Entertainment and restaurant recommendations
Wood burning fireplace
Inside laundry, with soaps, paper and other supplies you might need
Free shuttle service to Northstar resort locations
Gorgeous mountain views, including ski runs
Saucers and sled available for your use. Shovels if you want to build a snow fort!
Homeowner passes providing access to the Northstar Property Owner’s Association Recreation Center (NPOA). Facilities include heated lap pool, outdoor Jacuzzis, fitness center, teen and youth room, adult quiet room, pool tables.
Concierge services available, including pre-arrival shopping and chef-cooked meals
The Village at Northstar has changed dramatically during the past several years. You will find a variety of shopping options, including clothing stores, galleries, several food and beverage choices (from take-out to fine dining), a specialty chocolatier, photography and video services, movie theatres, craft activities, spa/massage/yoga services, and more! Even Starbucks is now in the Village. There is a pedestrian friendly plaza, fire pits, and a 9000-square-foot ice skating/roller skating rink! It is a perfect place to gather during the day or after skiing. Minors’ Camp is available for non-skiing 3 – 6 year olds. Check out www.northstarcalifornia.com for additional resort details and activities, all 4 seasons long.
For a special meal, ride the gondola to the Ritz-Carlton. If you prefer to dine in, or have a special event planned, contact our partner Hey Chef!
With all of the activities available on-site at Northstar, many guests never leave the resort during their stay! If you decide to see some of the local sites, the historic town of Truckee is only six miles to the north and Lake Tahoe is six miles to the south. Truckee has many interesting shops and tourist attractions as well as all of the stores (grocery, drug, hardware, and sporting goods) that you might need. Lake Tahoe offers wonderful scenery, water activities, and a wide variety of restaurants. Nevada, with its casinos, is also located on the north shore.
We accommodate up to eight guests and have a no-smoking and no pet policy.
A refundable security/damage deposit of $500 secures your reservation, with the full amount due sixty days prior to your arrival.
Check-in is after 4 pm and check-out by 11 am. These times apply when there is a back-2-back rental, as the housekeepers are cleaning and preparing the condo for the next arrival. At other times there is flexibility on both sides of your stay.
There are several companies that will provide coverage, including Travel Insurance and Travel Guard
Benefits and services typically included with this type of insurance:
• Trip cancellation/interruption
• Medical expenses
• Twenty-four hour telephone assistance.
We accept checks, PayPal, major credit cards, and the VRBO payment system.
County taxes are not charged for stays of more that 30 days.
- Response rate:
- Response time:
- within one hour
- Calendar last updated:
- Mar 29, 2018
About Nancy Villarreal
Our family has enjoyed coming to our condo in Indian Hills at Northstar for many years. The resort has all of the activities that one would want for a vacation. Genealogy and quilting are two of my favorite activities. This summer my grandchildren are going to teach me to horseback ride!
Nancy Villarreal purchased this Townhome in 1979
Why Nancy Villarreal chose Truckee
We think our location in the Indian Hills area of Northstar is perfect! It is a short walk/ride to the Village, where you can enjoy all that Northstar offers. Then return to our quiet and relaxing townhouse. You will find this residence fully stocked with the general items you will need. You will even find a lettuce knife and bagel slicer in the kitchen! And boot/glove warmers in the entry hall. My goal is that you will be as comfortable in my place as you are in your own home!
What makes this Townhome unique
All of the activities at Northstar are conveniently located. In the winter it's an easy ride on the shuttle bus to the Village! We have a small hill in front where children of all ages can enjoy our saucers and sled on the snow. Enjoy looking out at the mountains and slopes from our living room window and dining room door and balcony, while you remain warm and cozy!
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Spacious, very well-maintained, great owner.
1) Owner is very responsive. I got busy and failed to follow-up on paperwork -- owner got me back on track with "rush" processing of the pre-stay details. Yay!
2) Equipped with everything we needed for home cooking and comfortable sleeping for 8 guests (2 families). Everything worked, nothing missing, clear instructions for it all.
3) The place is a light, airy 3-level space with lovely views of the snowy outdoors. The upside: Pretty living area with open plan between kitchen and living room - nice for families- decent sound insulation across levels - can have one person studying in quiet while another watches rowdy TV. Challenge: Balancing the temp across the 3 levels -- owner provides lots of blankets including some electric, dual-control for lower levels. Just remember that heat rises and pay some attention to the thermostat settings -
you'll be fine.
4) Too far to walk to Northstar Village with your ski gear - for most people - but convenient to the shuttle stop. Our experience with parking, snow-plowing of roads, sidewalks, parking and entryways was great even though we came right after a big storm.
5) Due to the storm, we missed our first night as they had closed I-80 that Friday night. Owner was kind enough to "flex" the time window of our stay and gave us a discount (thanks!)
Would definitely stay again.
I have three children under 9 on Northstar Ski Teams. Needless to say we have stayed at lots of Condos in the Northstar Property over the years. This condo is clean, spacious, and equipped with everything you need. Close to Northstar shuttle. Owner very responsive. We will return.
The condo was super well organized, has a great, well stocked kitchen for cooking fabulous meals, and is an awesome, private location. Thank you Nancy for our lovely stay, and being a wonderful prompt communicator (like when I lost were the check out instructions were etc.!). Hope to be back soon!
Great cozy place!
Had a wonderful stay. The owner was incredibly friendly, flexible and easy to deal with.
We really enjoyed our stay at this condo. The view out the windows was beautiful, and we were blessed to wake up to fresh snow! We found this condo to be very comfortable and spacious for a condo. It has a well stocked kitchen with everything you need to prepare a meal. It is so convenient to getting to the village, and we found the shuttle service to be very efficient with a friendly staff. Nancy the owner was extremely response to our needs, one of the friendliest owners we have even rented from with VRBO. We will return sometime in the future!
Barry & Laurie
3rd Time Renter!
This was our 3rd stay in this great Truckee cabin! The condo is really clean, warm, well stocked, and spacious enough for our family of 5. The shuttle stop is nearby with access to the rec center, great village restaurants, and of course, Northtar’s fabulous slopes. Nancy is a pleasure to rent from – we will certainly return each year for our family ski week! Thank you Nancy!
Vail Resorts has recently invested millions of dollars in Northstar and the Resort has become a recreational paradise! Mountside amenities include a variety of dining opportunities, ice skating (winter)/ roller skating (summer) rink, family friendly village with shops, galleries, and cafes (including Starbucks). The ice rink with its surrounding fire pits and seating areas offers a place to relax and enjoy time with friends and family. Northstar has an extensive snowmaking infrastructure that ensures many days of skiing. When staying at our condo, you'll be able to enjoy all of the amenities of the Recreation and Fitness Center, including exercise area, teen and youth center, adult quiet building, massage by appointment, outdoor heated pool, and jacuzzis. Northstar now encourages guests to purchase their lift/ski tickets online for the best prices
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
During non-holiday times, rates for stays of 3 - 6 nights are at a lower rate. Please contact owner for pricing. The rent, tax, & cleaning charge is due 60 days prior to arrival. Standard rate applies to winter months, December 1 - April 30. Reservations made 120 days or more in advance - 4 night min. stay. Reservations made 45-120 days in advance - 3 night minimum stay. Reservations made less than 45 days in advance -2 night min. stay. 1 night stay - contact owner. If a rate shows as expired, please contact owner for current rate.