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Last updated: 06/09/2016

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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Great summer space for family time together. Get away from it all! Just added, spacious new Hot Tub on back deck.

This is just about the nicest and most relaxing rental in all of the North Shore. Quiet, charming and spacious custom home built in Old Tahoe style. We are always upgrading this property and just bought the lot next door to ensure that the fantastic peaceful views and feeling of the back deck is permanently protected. Wonderful hiking/cross country ski trails from back of the house to the bike path to North Tahoe Regional Park which has 5 lake view tennis courts, a large children's play ground, running and hiking trails, basketball, handball and sledding/cross country skiing in the winter.

Great Kingswood location between Northstar Ski resort and the Lake! Easy and short jaunt to the lake and the fun restaurants in Kings Beach, Tahoe Vista, Crystal Bay and Tahoe City. Truckee is less than 20 minutes away and has many excellent restaurants, great shopping and some interesting music venues! Lots of music at the Lake in the summer, year round at the Crystal Bay Club, 5 minutes away and in Truckee at Moody's Bistro on weekends, 18 minutes away. All season Ping Pong table provided for guests enjoyment. DVD, reading and CD library.


Dramatic river rock fireplace in great room. Master suite has fireplace, pine four poster bed and spacious bath/Jacuzzi Very private property backing to green belts and National Forest. High quality throughout. Tastefully decorated, lovely outdoor space and gourmet kitchen. Full sound system upstairs, whole house secure wireless internet.

We love the house in both summer and winter. Originally thought it would be more popular in the winter but have found that guests enjoy both seasons as well as the more quiet times with fall as a special treat.

This home has it all and is perfect for a family reunion, special time with friends and family. The kitchen/family room area is a natural gathering place for meals, to watch a movie, play games, listen to music and relax by the large fireplace. Many nooks and crannies throughout the property where you can curl up with a book (lots of books as well) In the summer enjoy the lawn on the side of the house where you can set up your chairs for afternoon cocktails or go to watch the kids play. Lot is mostly level with just enough of a grade for sledding. The double lot and National forest surrounding the house gives the property privacy and a real sense of being in the mountains and at the edge of it all.

Keywords: House, cabin, rental, vacation rental, cottage, home, get away, charming, hot tub, jacuzzi

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Our policy is to talk with all potential guests before obligating a home for rent. As we have been able to maintain the condition of the property and plan to do so in the future, guests accept that they do not plan to have any parties or permit any out of control situations to arise when renting this property....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Toys and books available at the house as well as a baby gate, high chair and play pen....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Outside on back deck only....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 1-10

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Bedroom 2

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  • Bedroom 3

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  • Bedroom 4

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  • Convertible bed(s)

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  • Queen size Beds (1) Master Bedroom (new mattress) and downstairs guest bedroom, Twin or Single Beds (1) Twin with twin pull out trundle below, , Baby Cribs (1) Porta a crib, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen sofa bed in living room in front of fireplace., Bunk Beds (1) Two sets of large custom built in bunk beds, new mattresses 2011. Good for both adults and children....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Tennis nearby at the North Tahoe Regional park. Lots of summer concerts and play in Tahoe. Large inviting deck overlooking National Forest, Craftsman-style home. Our location is the most central of all and with easy level winter access perfect for a ski vacation and visits to the ski resorts nearby. All within 30 minutes or much less Northstar, Mr Rose, Squaw, homewood, Alpine Meadows, Boreal. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    View of lovely trees and a peek of the lake through them (if you squint and catch the light just right in the afternoon)....moreless

  • Ski-In:

    Cross country ski in and out. Back up to the North Tahoe Regional Park recreational ski area. ...moreless

  • Ski-Out:

    Cross country but very close to Northstar, 10 minutes drive, level exit road from property to highway....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing

General

  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street:

    Driveway for two more cars...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace:

    Large River Rock Fireplace in Living Room...moreless

Kitchen

  • Kitchen:

    Great Gourmet Kitchen. Lots of pots, pans and serving pieces....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Downstairs back bedroom has private balcony....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Wonderful sunny deck and private jacuzzi spa looks out forever into forest. National forest in the back and our property extends out to designated open space on the right side....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    Just added, fantastic private spacious outdoor hot tub on main deck....moreless

  • Jetted Tub
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$300
$2,100 $5,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $99
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • cleaning $150

Notes:

We separately collect a 10% occupancy tax which as required by Placer County. This 10% is charged on both the nightly rental amount as well as the cleaning fee but not on any service charges levied by the web host company. This 10% is to be sent to us separate from any online payment that you make as this is the only way to ensure that we collect the full amount. This payment may be sent via check, bank transfer or pay pal. The payment must be remitted to me prior to arrival. In renting this property through this site you agree to honor hour obligation to pay this 10% tax. Please feel free to ask any questions about the tax and I will be happy to provide an exact number of what Placer County requires me to remit to them for your rental.

No large party groups etc. No smoking no pets no firearms no fireworks. Sorry about the no's. Helps keep things nice for me and future guests and I do not want any firearms on the property as if your kid gets ahold of them and shoots another kid you will sue me.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Location

45 Miles
Nearest Airport
Reno, Nevada
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Lots in Kings Beach etc
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Brockway Golf
10 Miles
Nearest Train
Truckee, California
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 267
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Lots
8 Miles
Nearest Ski
Northstar at Tahoe
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Kings Beach

Car: Recommended

5 beautiful lake view Tennis courts in North Tahoe Regional Park behind house. Wonderful summer/spring/fall hiking. Abundant cross country ski trails and sledding in North Tahoe Regional Park.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1994

About the owner: Life for the past couple of years has been an adventure. Travel has always been something that I loved and I had always wanted to live in a Latin culture. Went to Argentina in 2009 to help a friend teach Lindy Hop and felt drawn to the country, the open social people, the lifestyle and tango. As I never could go to sleep early, am hyper social and like fun clothes (and spoke Spanish) it seemed like a natural fit and as my business was portable, off to Buenos Aires I moved. (I have a Vonage phone with a San Francisco number so you can call me wherever I am and that together with my on the ground local support in Tahoe keeps things running smoothly for the vacation rentals). In Argentina I enjoy the cafes, tango dancing, putting on ridiculous outfits to go out dancing, live in a high rise which is quite different from the small sheep ranch in Sonoma County that I lived on for 25 years while raising my children, tango dance almost every night, do not sleep enough and work a lot from my 29th floor perch. So far so good, the tango is improving to a passable point and the Spanish is much better, I have met some wonderful interesting people and love the travel that is possible. In addition to this Tahoe house I also have a bit smaller charming cottage as well as 3 San Francisco flats well located atop Nob Hill, both web sites are linked to this page. Over the last 18 years that I have been renting property in Tahoe many guests have become friends and enjoy returning to the property every year and one young man chose to spend his honeymoon at the house as he had such fond memories from his childhood. I love to share the warmth that this house has and know that others are enjoying it as I do when in California.

Why the Owner Chose Tahoe Vista, CA, USA:
Welcome to my vacation rental web site. Tahoe is a special place, even at the highest season one can go just a little off the beaten path and discover solitude which is one of the many things that attracted me to building a house in the North Shore area. I like properties that, while not far from restaurants and other people have a feeling of privacy and particularly from the sides and back deck, the peace is lovely. One of the aspects that I liked best when I bought the lot to build this house was the wonderful forest behind the house. Directly behind is Tahoe National Forest land, to the side is a lot I purchased to ensure privacy and next to that, open space in our development. Behind the National Park land is the North Tahoe Regional Park with bike paths, tennis courts, golf frisbee, running trails a FANTASTIC new children's playground, cross country skiing and on and on (baseball, soccer, basketball courts). The park is a 10 minute walk or quick bike ride so you can not hear any noise from the park but it is right nearby which is great.


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Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Charming light filled Retreat,  huge windows in back to National Forest.

    Charming light filled Retreat, huge windows in back to National Forest.

  • Thanksgiving Dinner!!!!

    Thanksgiving Dinner!!!!

  • Living room with river rock fireplace

    Living room with river rock fireplace

  • Fabulous River Rock Fireplace

    Fabulous River Rock Fireplace

  • Master Bathroom, two sinks, jacuzzi tub & shower, custom tile

    Master Bathroom, two sinks, jacuzzi tub & shower, custom tile

  • Dining area, views to back deck and National Forest

    Dining area, views to back deck and National Forest

  • Bunk Bed Room, sleeps 4, individual reading lights, lots of children's books!

    Bunk Bed Room, sleeps 4, individual reading lights, lots of children's books!

  • Downstairs Bath, custom tile, bright space

    Downstairs Bath, custom tile, bright space

  • New Jacuzzi, great for stargazing and a long soak after hiking or skiing.

    New Jacuzzi, great for stargazing and a long soak after hiking or skiing.

  • Great Room, game/puzzle table, river rock fireplace, spacious airy feeling!

    Great Room, game/puzzle table, river rock fireplace, spacious airy feeling!

  • Excellent Kitchen with Cherry Cabinets & Custom-made Tiles

    Excellent Kitchen with Cherry Cabinets & Custom-made Tiles

  • Wonderful back windows

    Wonderful back windows

  • Spacious Master Bedroom Suite, fireplace, overlooking the National Forest

    Spacious Master Bedroom Suite, fireplace, overlooking the National Forest

  • Game table in forground with kitchen in back

    Game table in forground with kitchen in back

  • Custom Built Patio Table, tree house like deck  for a long meal with friends.

    Custom Built Patio Table, tree house like deck for a long meal with friends.

  • Trundle Bed Room, sleeps 2, TV & VCR Player

    Trundle Bed Room, sleeps 2, TV & VCR Player

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This listing was first published here in 2001.

Date last modified - Thursday, September 22, 2016

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