TAHOE 'STONEHENGE'... THE HOME NO ONE CAN FORGET... SPECTACULAR!

Rosmarie Twining

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Sleeps14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
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TAHOE 'STONEHENGE'... THE HOME NO ONE CAN FORGET... SPECTACULAR!

South Lake Tahoe House Rental Photos and Description

5 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 14

This spectacular, prize-winning executive home is on Lake Tahoe's South Shore. To reach the front door, one must enter into a great stone cavern formed by massive granite boulders under a sod roof. The end of the fifty by thirty-five foot living room is formed by a single stone. In the center of this great room lies another boulder and a mossy trout pond. This brings indoors the natural beauty of the surrounding landscape, patios, and lawns. Two gigantic fireplaces rise and pass through the room's twenty-three foot ceiling. Overlooking all of this are two sweeping, curved balconies which provide additional views of the mountain peaks and green forests that have made the Tahoe Basin world famous.

'Stonehenge' is a beautiful vacation home built on a rocky ridge overlooking the woods and meadows of Tahoe Valley and the crest of the snow-capped Sierra Nevada. It is located at the edge of the El Dorado National Forest and no house or rooftop, nor street or wire, mar its magnificent view.

http://www.Tahoestonehenge.com: The end of the 50 by 35 foot living room is formed by a single stone. In the center of this great room lies another boulder and a mossy trout pond, bringing the natural beauty of the surrounding landscape, patio and lawns inside. Opposite the living room's glass solarium is the dining room, breakfast corner and tiled kitchen. Two gigantic fireplaces rise and pass through the room's 23 foot ceiling. Overlooking all of this are two sweeping, curved balconies which provide additional views of the mountain peaks and green forests that have made the Tahoe Basin world famous. Each bedroom is decorated with a unique and distinctive decor, the Greek Myth room, the Timberline room, Tyrolean, Mediterranean and Wildlife room. The unusual Austrian-styled 'Strube' has its own stucco fireplace and provides a separate hideaway for games or intimate conversation. A library contains books and memorabilia gathered in travels to distant parts of the world.

tahoestonehenge.com: Mountain climbers who sometimes scale the boulders near 'Stonehenge' acclaim its distinctive setting, intimate and blending with the environment, isolated, yet only five minutes from the center of town, elegantly styled but with a homespun sort of warmth.

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome

Rosmarie Twining

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2000
Speaks english, french, german, italian
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Sleeps14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Book with confidence
Book with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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Three services to protect your trip:
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5
based on 17 traveler reviews

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Tahoe 'Stonehenge'... the Home No One Can Forget... Spectacular!
average rating of 5.0 based on 17 reviews
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Tahoe 'Stonehenge'... the Home No One Can Forget... Spectacular!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p126001
+1 530 544 1920
South Lake Tahoe Lake Tahoe South Shore
5

Unique cabin in a beautiful location

  • 5 of 5
We stayed at Stonehenge for a weekend and loved it. There are 5 queen beds so it can sleep 10 easily. We were 15 but we were able to find nooks and crannies so we could all fit in. It is a very warm and cozy cabin built while preserving the natural elements of the area. The owners are wonderful people and we had a chance to interact with them a bit which added to our appreciation of the cabin as they apparently built it by hand. The hot tub outside was great as it allowed us to relax both evenings after a long day out. There is a small negative - the place is about a 15 min drive to the casinos (but it is balanced by the beautiful location which would not be possible if the place was closer to the heart of town). I would definitely stay here again.
  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
business
Tahoe 'Stonehenge'... the Home No One Can Forget... Spectacular!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p126001
+1 530 544 1920
South Lake Tahoe Lake Tahoe South Shore
fallbrook ca
5

Unique property

  • 5 of 5
What a beautiful home with fantastic views. Rosemarie and Robin made sure our stay in Lake Tahoe was memorable. Our entire family was impressed with our choice of this property for our family reunion. I guarantee we will be looking forward to coming back next year.
  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Tahoe 'Stonehenge'... the Home No One Can Forget... Spectacular!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p126001
+1 530 544 1920
South Lake Tahoe Lake Tahoe South Shore
United States
5

Sublime, unusual and AWESOME

  • 5 of 5
Wow. This property is so cool. I agree with another reviewer who said the pictures don't do it justice! The house is the most unique house I've ever been in--each room has its own character, and there's a giant boulder and stream running right through the middle! But also, it's so comfortable and relaxing--the huge windows let in light from all sides, the kitchen is well-equipped, the beds extremely comfortable. My husband and I stayed for two nights and wished we could stay for another week or more. The vistas are gorgeous. You can sit and have breakfast watching bunnies and blue jays darting about in the yard or have a glass of wine in the hottub while stargazing. Because the windows at the back of the house all face the mountains, it feels extra secluded. We want to come back as soon as possible and share the experience with friends--it's a perfect place to have big dinner parties outside as the sun sets over the mountains.
  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2013
  • Stayed: Apr 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Dear Lexa. I am very happy you enjoyed your stay at Stonehenge.Thank you for letting me know. Please come again. ROSMARIE
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Tahoe 'Stonehenge'... the Home No One Can Forget... Spectacular!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p126001
+1 530 544 1920
South Lake Tahoe Lake Tahoe South Shore
Meyers, CA
5

Can't wait to return!

Can't wait to return!
  • 5 of 5
This house was perfect for our group. It's in the perfect location, off the beaten path yet close to skiing and the lake. And it's built around giant boulders that add to the mountain house experience -- it's probably the coolest place we have ever stayed, and we can't stop talking about it! The huge yet cozy house has all the amenities one could want, including a hot tub to sit in and stargaze from. I wish we never had to leave! It's worth a stay for the views alone.
  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2013
  • Stayed: Mar 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
business
Tahoe 'Stonehenge'... the Home No One Can Forget... Spectacular!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p126001
+1 530 544 1920
South Lake Tahoe Lake Tahoe South Shore
Meyers, CA
5

An Amazing Tahoe Experience

  • 5 of 5
I love Stonehenge! This special house is perfect for a getaway with friends or wedding parties, any group that wants to stay together but enjoy their privacy -- the house is spacious and relaxing. The views are unsurpassed, the Sierra and Desolation Wilderness are just outside the door. And the house is built around and amongst boulders--it's unique, and my friends who have stayed here can't stop talking about it. Stonehenge has all amenities, and plenty of room--you'll feel tucked away, but in comfort and luxury. It's close to everything that South Lake Tahoe has to offer, but its location is quiet and perfect for stargazing from the hot tub. Stonehenge is truly magnificent and an unforgettable experience--you won't find any place like it!
  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2013
  • Stayed: Mar 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Tahoe 'Stonehenge'... the Home No One Can Forget... Spectacular!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p126001
+1 530 544 1920
South Lake Tahoe Lake Tahoe South Shore
San Francisco, CA, United States
5

Spectacular and unique vacation home!

  • 5 of 5
My friends and I rented Stonehenge for a winter ski weekend. We absolutely loved its character, views, and amenities. It was clearly built with a lot of love, and every detail (and oh my, there are many details!) succeeds in making it a warm and welcoming place to stay. The views are incredible, and we spent far too long in the hot tub, identifying various constellations in the clear, starry mountain sky. We hope to return for another adventure sometime!
  • Submitted: Feb 10, 2013
  • Stayed: Feb 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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Other Activities: Located a short drive from the Lake, Ski Lifts and Casinos. You can also rock climb, view wildlife, cross country and downhill/alpine ski, & snowmobil

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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South Lake Tahoe House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
SUMMER
Jun 13 2014 - Sep 12 2014
3 night minimum stay
$700
 
 
CHRISTMAS
Dec 19 2014 - Jan 4 2015
7 night minimum stay
$1,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$600
From
$650
Fri,Sat
$4,200
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning $350
Pet Fee $0
Tax Rate 10.0%
Notes PLEASE CALL US FOR WEEKLY OR LONGER STAY RATES LAST MINUTES BOOKING AND OTHER GREAT DEALS

Cancellation Policy

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund
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Amenities

Amenities

South Lake Tahoe House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Accommodation Type:
  • Bed & Breakfast
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Lake
  • Mountain View
  • River
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Hair Dryer
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Shampoo
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Wireless Internet
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Fireplace
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Grill
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Toaster
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Pantry Items
  • Stove
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom - 1 king
    Bedroom - 1 king
    Bedroom - 1 queen
    Bedroom - 4 twin/ single , 1 child bed , 1 baby crib , 1 sleep sofa /futon , And 2 cribs
    Bedroom - 2 queen , 2 king , 1 double , 2 twin/ single , 2 child bed , 2 baby crib , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Each bedroom is decorated with a unique and distinctive decor; the Greek Myth room, Timberline room, Tyrolean room, Mediterranean room, and the Wildlife room. The unusual Austrian-styled 'Stube' has its own fireplace and provides a separate hideaway for games or intimate conversation.
Entertainment:
  • Radio
  • Books
  • Books for Kids
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Piano
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • CD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Foosball
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Binoculars
  • Patio
  • Barbecue
  • Wood Deck
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • duty free shops
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • boating
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • Babysitter
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowmobiling
  • cross country skiing
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • fishing
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • skiing
  • golf
  • water skiing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sailing
Notes:
Other features include a grand piano, a hot tub, and a library filled with books and memorabilia gathered in travels to distant parts of the world. Mountain climbers who sometimes scale the boulders near 'STONEHENGE' acclaim its distinctive setting; intimate and blending with the environment; isolated, yet only five minutes from the center of town; elegantly styled but with a homespun sort of warmth and comfort. Pet Friendly ... we love dogs & children, so bring the whole family and enjoy!

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:

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