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You'll Love the Cozy and Luxurious Chalet Sierra!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 2,200 sq. ft.
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Chalet, 4 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

You have been searching for Chalet Sierra. Our mountain home is luxurious, spacious and immaculate, yet wonderfully cozy and warm. Chalet Sierra, built in 2002, is incredibly well-equipped and lovingly maintained.

Chalet Sierra is a 2200 square foot, four bedroom, two and a half bath home in the beautiful, quiet community of Tahoe Donner, Truckee, California. Discover the great room, filled with natural light, vaulted pine ceilings and an impressive river rock natural gas fireplace. The kitchen has slab granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, bar seating for four, and every accessory that you will need. Located near the kitchen is a full laundry room and a tiled half bath.

Relax on the soft sofas in the living room and enjoy the entertainment center with flat screen cable TV, DVD and stereo. The pine dining room table seats eight comfortably and leads though a sliding glass door to the generous back deck. On the deck is a wooden dining table with seating for eight, a market umbrella and a gas grill (in season). You will be surrounded by tall, peaceful pines protected by greenbelt.

On the same level, you will find the master bedroom with its vaulted pine ceilings, king bed, ceiling fan, oversized, jetted tub, and twin sinks with slab granite countertops. A sliding glass door leads from the master bedroom to a delightful deck. Just outside of the master bedroom is a quiet office area with a built-in desk and wireless internet access.

Downstairs, there is a spacious queen bedroom and a charming kids room with two sets of bunk beds (a total of four twins). The fourth bedroom has a queen sofa bed (with a thick memory foam topper) and can also be used, and is set up, as a welcoming den with cable TV and DVD. This level has a lovely, tiled full bath.

The stairs in the home, including the back deck, are equipped with baby gates which fold against the wall when not in use and the house is well-stocked with DVDs, games, sleds, a basketball net, beach and water toys.The home has a slate airlock and an attached two-car garage with additional parking in the level driveway. A portable crib and a high chair are available for your use.

Tahoe Donner is a members-only resort community that provides excellent amenities for its members and guests for a nominal fee using passes provided, including: Private beach club with boat launch, boat rentals and snack bar; Recreation center with three heated swimming pools (one open year-round) and play areas; Exceptional gym with hot tubs, steam room and sauna; and Extensive hiking trails.

Other Tahoe Donner amenities include: Two Recreation Centers with Swimming Pools and a Gym; Donner Lake Marina Club with a chairs, a cafe, a boat launch and kayak, paddleboard, windsurfer and paddleboat rentals; Championship golf course and driving range; Tennis center with 11 beautiful courts; Equestrian center with horse and pony rides; Downhill and cross country ski areas; Bicycle Rental and trails; Sledding and snow play area; and Archery range, Bocce and Volleyball ball courts; and a spectacular network of hiking trails.

Tahoe Donner is approximately 15 minutes from Squaw Valley, Sugar Bowl, Alpine Meadows, Northstar and all of the area’s other world-class ski resorts. Almost any shop or restaurant that you will need is located within one mile of the entrance to Tahoe Donner. Charming old town Truckee with its many fine restaurants, boutiques, and galleries is just 4 miles away. Lake Tahoe is just 15 miles away and Reno is just 30 miles away.

Chalet Sierra is the perfect all-season retreat for both tranquility and adventure.

Includes beds made with luxury linens, luxury bath towels and beach towels (and laundering).

No pets and no smoking (no exceptions).

4:00 pm check-in; 10:00 am check-out.

$225 Cleaning Fee (may be higher during holiday stays);

$500 Security Deposit; 12% Truckee Tax (paid on rent and cleaning fee)

Ski Lease considered.

More Details

Owner
Carla Lieske
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english, german
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 20, 2017

About Carla Lieske

We love to share the serentity and adventure of our Tahoe Donner home. We love to hear from guests who have enjoyed the luxury, warmth and ease of vacationing at Chalet Sierra.

Carla Lieske purchased this chalet in 2006

Why Carla Lieske chose Lake Tahoe North Shore CA

Truckee is a delightful mix of old west charm and modern convenience. It is so easy to reach, no matter the weather. As a neighborhood, Tahoe Donner has everything guests could need. The comminuty is inviting and welcoming. The streets are quiet and the houses are beautiful. In addition, our home is 20 minutes away from such wonderful ski resorts as Sugarbowl, Squaw Valley, Alpine Meadows, Northstar and Boreal. In the summer, we are just a few minutes from swimming in Donner Lake at the Tahoe Donner Beach Club, or at our own Tahoe Donner pools. We truly feel that Chalet Sierra provides the perfect all-season vacation.

What makes this chalet unique

Because we stay at Chalet Sierra ourselves, the house contains so many items that will make your stay perfect. The kitchen is stocked with extras to make cooking a breeze. The sheets, comforters and pillows are luxurious and cozy. There are dozens of movies for the kids (and many for grownups), and there are games, sleds and toys. We want our home to be beautiful and comfortable for every guest.

Amenities

Truckee Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • The master Bath has an oversized jacuzzi tub.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 bunk bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1) Portable., Bunk Beds (2 bunks, 4 twin beds)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Sauna ...
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Guestbook Comment

  • 5 of 5

This is THE place to stay. Plenty of space in this well kept and cozy accomodation. Great for Ski Trips and Summer fun. I recommend this rental property highly.

William Schiffman

  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2007
  • Stayed: Sep 2007
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  • 4 of 5

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  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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Beautiful home

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home. Nice location and well cared for.

  • Submitted: Feb 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
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perfect home for tahoe vacation

  • 5 of 5

We couldn't be more pleased with the home, location and responsiveness of owner. Thank you so much for a lovely weekend in Tahoe - the house is immaculate and well equipped. The baby gates on stairs and multiple games made for a relaxing stay. Highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Feb 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
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5

Great House/Great Location

  • 5 of 5

Our family stayed at Chalet Sierra in August of 2016. We thought the house was perfect for our stay and had all the amenities we needed. Plus, it was extremely clean, which we appreciated. There was plenty of room to accommodate our group of five adults and we particularly loved the common area/kitchen with seats for everyone. We found everything we needed for preparing meals and enjoyed using the BBQ and deck. We went running through the Tahoe Donner property everyday and even into Truckee. We also used the gym, the big pool at the recreation center and the facilities at Donner Lake. It was easy to try a couple different beaches at Lake Tahoe and complete a couple challenging hikes. We spent time exploring the shops and restaurants in Tahoe City and Truckee. Carla was very helpful with providing information before our trip and responded quickly to any questions we had. Her information book at the cabin answered any additional questions we had once we arrived. You can tell the owners take great pride in their vacation home. It was a great place for us and we plan on returning. We highly recommend Chalet Sierra.

  • Submitted: Jan 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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chalet sierra is the best

  • 5 of 5

we absolutely loved our stay at chalet sierra! the house was so clean and perfectly laid out. all 3 kids slept downstairs while we slept upstairs. great main room for us all to hang out together. kitchen had everything we needed. and the bonus was the sledding area next to the house. we hope to be able to come back here!

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Reno/Tahoe International Airport
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Truckee
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Tahoe Donner
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Amtrak - Truckee Station
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
I-80
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Tahoe Donner
Nearest Ski
2 Miles
Tahoe Donner
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Donner Lake
Nearest Point of Interest
KidZone Museum
Nearest Point of Interest
Donner Memorial State Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Old Town Truckee
Nearest Point of Interest
Sugarbowl Ski Mountain
Nearest Point of Interest
Alpine Meadows Ski Mountain
Nearest Point of Interest
Squaw Valley Ski Mountain
Nearest Point of Interest
Northstar Ski Mountain
Nearest Point of Interest
Magic Carpet Mini Golf
Nearest Point of Interest
King's Beach Minigolf
Car: necessary

Donner Memorial Museum

Truckee Jail

Downtown Historic Truckee

Adventure Rope Course

Dog Sled Rides

Fine Restaurants

Children's Museum

Railroad Museum

Boat Rides

Snow Play

Outdoor Concerts

Reno: Car Museum, Children's Museum, Science Museum, Reno Aces Baseball, Animal Ark, Concerts and Shows

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $225
Damage Deposit $500

Guests are required to sign our standard Rental Agreement to finalize booking. All terms, including the cancellation policy, are contained in that agreement.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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