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SLED HILL & FOREST IN BACK YARD FOR GREAT XC/SNOWSHOE & HOT TUB! NEAR LAKE TAHOE

Kelly

Advertiser since 2010
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Speaks greek
Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

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SLED HILL & FOREST IN BACK YARD FOR GREAT XC/SNOWSHOE & HOT TUB! NEAR LAKE TAHOE

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

Overview

Carnelian Bay Cabin Rental Photos and Description

Cabin, 3 Bedrooms + game room, 3 Baths, hot tub (Sleeps 6-10)

This cabin is fun year-round!

Summer renters: Miles of trails in the Tahoe National Forest just out our back door! Less than a mile down the hill is beautiful Lake Tahoe and walk out our back door into one of the many hiking and biking trails including the Tahoe Rim Trail. A hot tub, BBQ & two large decks for outdoor dining & relaxation.

A short 5 - 10 minute drive will bring you to the Truckee River for rafting or tubing, to the coast guard station to launch a boat or to one of many public beaches. In 15 minutes you can be at Squaw, Alpine, Northstar or the casinos! Tahoe City is only 5 minutes away with fine dining and shopping.

Winter renters: Sled hill right out the back door. Cross country ski or snow shoe right into the trails of the Tahoe National Forest. Or, take a soak in the hot tub on the deck while star-gazing.

In 15 - 20 minutes you can be at Squaw, Alpine, Northstar or the casinos! Tahoe City is only 5 minutes away with fine dining and shopping.

Updated 3 bedroom, 3 bath A-frame cabin with a bonus game room. Newer slate fireplace and entry, gas fireplace is thermostat controlled and we have a newer central heat so you will be cozy! Two new flat panel TVs, cable and DVD/VHS as well and WiFi and two radios/CD playerS and ipod player/clock radio. New furniture and linens throughout. So many kitchen utensils and appliances: roasting pan, griddle, espresso machine, coffee maker, toaster, humidifier, iron/board, etc. Free high speed internet access and Wi-fi.

The game room will be a hit with your party! Foos ball, electronic darts including a fun 'talk back' mode. The kids will enjoy the games, toys, play kitchen, movies and books. The adults will enjoy a wide selection of games, books and movies as well. Cable TV/DVD/VHS in the game room. It also boasts a double sofa bed along with 2 single fold out futons and a brand new full bathroom along with its own exterior door and window to the back yard.

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More Details
Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Kelly (Owner)
Advertiser since 2010
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Speaks greek

About Kelly

We are a family of four who dreamed of owning a home in Tahoe. Our dream came true when the housing market declined and we could afford this cozy cabin in such a perfect location. We try to visit once a month and more often in summer. We are continually adding new furniture, electronics, etc. We want it perfect for our visits and your visits! Our children are 9 and 12 so all of their toys end up in our game room for your children to enjoy. We have cars, dolls, kitchen toys, games, tinkertoys and more. We are so excited every time we get to visit this fantastic cabin and are happy to share our favorite activities and restaurants with you. Just ask! Nana and Aunti E are pictured with the kids.

Kelly purchased this cabin in 2008

Why Kelly chose Carnelian Bay

We fell in love with the beautiful, peaceful neighborhood, wide streets (nice when the streets are full of snow and plows!) and quiet location next to the forest. It was important for us to be close to all of the great beaches as well as the major ski resorts like Squaw, Alpine Meadows and Northstar. This is a quiet neighborhood surrounded by nice, large homes. When we saw that this house had a bonus room downstairs we knew instantly that we would bring up the foos ball table and make that the most fun room in the cabin. It is a favorite. The kids will disappear down there in the evenings and never come out...except to eat! We even added a full bath to the game room and a door to the backyard so they really never have to come out:-) It makes it nice when the kids have their own space and the adults can lounge in the living room or decks on their own. The clincher was knowing we had thousands of acres of forest in our back yard including dozens of trails - even an Off Highway Vehicle trail as our son loves to ride ATVs. Luckily, the OHV trails start at the end of our block so it is a quick walk to get to it but that trail does not run directly behind our house so we never hear the noise of the ATVs and dirt bikes on that trail. The trails we do have behind our house are for hiking and biking and occassionally you will see horseback riders. It is perfect for snow-shoeing and cross country skiing in winter. It is fun to go out in the fresh snow in the morning and see all of the animal tracks from the night before. We love walking the neighborhood and enjoying all of the lake views in our area. Fulton Crescent is a great street to watch the sunset colors over the lake. And, we are hoping we might get a lake 'peek' view from our front yard and deck soon as some of the trees are getting removed to make the area more fire safe!! It is a short drive to the lake...which is our favorite spot to hang out in the summer.

What makes this cabin unique

Fantastic hill in the backyard makes a great sled run in the winter. Or in the summer you can hike and bike right out the back door to the trails. The Off Highway Vehicle trail is just at the end of the block. We love all of the summer area activities as well such as Farmer's Markets, free concerts on the beach, Truckee street fair, Shakespeare festival, and more. Pick up a free Tahoe paper to see all of the options available.

Guestbook comments from the owner

The cabin was very nice, clean and cozy! Thanks for sharing your cabin with our family, it made the 8 hours drive completely worth it. My son did not want to leave this morning. I liked everything about the cabin, location and the landlord was very nice and helpful :) Hope we can come back sometime.
Dec 2010
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Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights
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Reviews

Reviews

4.9
based on 26 traveler reviews

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Sled hill & forest in back yard for GREAT XC/snowshoe & HOT TUB! Near Lake Tahoe
average rating of 4.923077 based on 27 reviews
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Sled hill & forest in back yard for GREAT XC/snowshoe & HOT TUB! Near Lake Tahoe
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p318252vb
-(916) 616-7471 (California, USA)
Carnelian Bay Lake Tahoe North Shore
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5

Great family summer vacation at Lynwood Chalet

  • 5 of 5
We stayed at Lynwood Chalet for a week in late July. We've got 3 kids with a wide variety of ages and interests, ages 18, 12, and 11 and I have to say this house was perfect for everyone. All the kids had their own space - the 12 year old loved the "hidden" room downstairs. The 18 year old had his own private spot and the 11 year old got her own bedroom as well.

We used the hot tub and bbq as well as the kitchen extensively and everything worked great. There were two really nice areas one front and one back where you could sit and watch the trees. The property was very clean and well maintained and we loved the Nespresso machine!

I would love to see and stay at the chalet in the winter - sledding from the back of the house looked very fun. We thought the location was great - just 3 miles from Tahoe Vista, close to Squaw, close to boat rentals, and also the Truckee river. I would definitely recommend this house.
  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thanks, Roisin. Our kids love the "hidden room" as well. Another guest's child nicknamed it the "rabbit hole" and we love that. Hope to see you back soon.
business
Sled hill & forest in back yard for GREAT XC/snowshoe & HOT TUB! Near Lake Tahoe
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p318252vb
-(916) 616-7471 (California, USA)
Carnelian Bay Lake Tahoe North Shore
4

Great family fun

  • 4 of 5
My family and I had a great time staying at Lynwood Chalet. The cabin is well taken care of and offers a lot of amenities. The neighborhood is also very nice and peaceful. In addition, the cabin is close to most Tahoe City businesses and relatively close to Lake Tahoe.
Lynwood Chalet is an excellent jumping off point for activities such kayaking, cycling, hiking, and walking. I look forward to spending more time with my family at the cabin in the future.
  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thanks, Karen! Glad you all had such a nice time. Hope you make it back up again soon :-)
business
Sled hill & forest in back yard for GREAT XC/snowshoe & HOT TUB! Near Lake Tahoe
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p318252vb
-(916) 616-7471 (California, USA)
Carnelian Bay Lake Tahoe North Shore
Dugway, Utah
5

Fourth Of July Weekend Blast

  • 5 of 5
Had a wonderful time with 5 of my friends during the Fourth Of July. Cozy and wonderful home that had plenty of space for everyone. Kitchen had everything we needed to cook the meals we planned. Grocery store and shops just a little down the road from us kept us from spending too much money. Wonderful and quiet nieghborhood with little cute creatures running up and down trees. Great place to just unwind and forget about the stresses of the everyday world. I do plan on coming back with my children to enjoy the place in the winter.
  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Hi Israel, Glad you all had such a great time. You are making me wish I was back on the deck watching the squirrels and birds and relaxing! I will have to get back up soon myself :-) I hope you make it back up with your kids this winter. We have a snow paradise in the back yard with a sled run and lots of room to play.

Thanks for taking the time to write review for Lynwood Chalet.
business
Sled hill & forest in back yard for GREAT XC/snowshoe & HOT TUB! Near Lake Tahoe
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p318252vb
-(916) 616-7471 (California, USA)
Carnelian Bay Lake Tahoe North Shore
4

Huge Backyard

  • 4 of 5
The house is great. Typical level of funky for a Tahoe house, but the owners have taken the time to make it very comfy, usable and child friendly. The Game room downstairs is excellent and the kids spent plenty of time down there. Our favorite part of this location is that it borders the National Forest. While we were there in winter, I'm very familiar with the mountain biking and hiking trails right out the back door and they are some of the best anywhere! We're excited to come back in the summer.
  • Submitted: Mar 26, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Thanks for the nice review! We look forward to having you back in summer for the hiking and biking and sunshine!
business
Sled hill & forest in back yard for GREAT XC/snowshoe & HOT TUB! Near Lake Tahoe
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p318252vb
-(916) 616-7471 (California, USA)
Carnelian Bay Lake Tahoe North Shore
5

Perfect for kids

  • 5 of 5
When you drag little kids out to Tahoe for snow play, it's all too easy to end up in a situation where you're doing more schlepping back and forth to the play zone then playing. Not so with this rental. The owners are sitting on the perfect location for little kids to enjoy the snow - no driving required. Just pop open the back door, grab a sled, and you are in business on the hill in the back yard.

When the kids are tired, or better yet, asleep, you can sit in the hot tub on the deck, enjoy great a great, private view, and try to catch snowflakes in your mouth. I barely scratched the surface of what is available right outside the door, but I know I'll be back.
  • Submitted: Feb 12, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Wow, Thanks for the lovely and perfectly-stated review. We bought the cabin a few years back when our kids were just 7 and 10 because we loved the sled hill and freedom it gave our kids...and the freedom it gave us as parents :-) Looking forward to your next visit :-)
business
Sled hill & forest in back yard for GREAT XC/snowshoe & HOT TUB! Near Lake Tahoe
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p318252vb
-(916) 616-7471 (California, USA)
Carnelian Bay Lake Tahoe North Shore
Carmichael, Ca
5

Perfect location and cabin

  • 5 of 5
We arrived the weekend of Labor Day. After a long ride to Tahoe, we were excited to get our vacation started. The cabin was exactly what we were looking for. We were close to Tahoe City and to Kings Beach. The hot tub was exactly what we needed after a long drive. The beds were comfortable and the kitchen was well equipped. We felt right at home. The owner was easy to work with and before we left sent us information regarding events that were happening in Tahoe City. When we didn't feel like cooking there were lots of restaurant to pick from close by. On Sunday night, we sat on the porch and watched the fireworks from Kings Beach. We can't wait to go back! Perfect vacation.
  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway

Map

Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Truckee airport
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Garwoods, CBs Grill, Lakeside, Jakes, Christy Hil
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Tahoe City &Tahoe Vista courses-Nrthstar/Squaw 10m
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Truckee
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
89 or 267
Nearest Restaurant
7 Miles
Garwoods, CBs Grill, Lakeside, Jakes, Wolfdale
Nearest Ski
7 Miles
Alpine Meadows, 1 mile further is Squaw Valley
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Lardin, Lake Forest, Tahoe City, Kings Bch 1-5mi
Car: necessary

Sled, snow shoe, cross country ski out our back door in winter. Take your snow mobile to the OHV trail at the end of our block. In the summer you can hike and bike out the back door and take your ATV, dirt bikes or 4WD up the block to the OHV trail. Or, walk our beautiful neighborhood and see which streets have the best views of the lake...hint...Fulton Crescent!

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Rates & Availability

Rates & Availability

From $225 Per night

Carnelian Bay Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Fall/Low Season
Sep 15 - Nov 21
2 night minimum stay
$225
$1,435
$4,650
 
 
Christmas week
Dec 19 - Dec 25
5 night minimum stay
$325
$2,100
 
 
New Year's Week
Dec 26 2014 - Jan 4 2015
5 night minimum stay
$350
$2,200
 
 
Presidents Week
Feb 13 2015 - Feb 22 2015
4 night minimum stay
$300
$2,000
 
 
Spring/Low Season
Apr 15 - Jun 5
2 night minimum stay
$225
$1,435
$4,650
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$250
$1,645
$4,950
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $200 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $49
Tax Rate 10.0%
Notes Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. If you prefer to pay a security deposit of $500 via check or credit card rather than the renter's protection insurance of $49 please let me know and I will handle that deposit outside of this automated system. Thanks!

Cancellation Policy

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

Amenities

Carnelian Bay Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Lake ...
  • Mountain ...
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Main floor
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Upstairs bathroom
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , Newest bathroom built a few years ago for gameroom/basement.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , upstairs
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , upstairs
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Main floor-trundle bed/two twins or one King bed
    Loft - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Gameroom has a dbl sofa bed and two single futons
    Living room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , double size mattress on liv room sofa bed
  • 2 Queen size Beds: Both upstairs bedrooms have queen beds with electric blankets and new down comforters (non-down available for those allergic to down), 4 pillows on each bed and newer linens. Two Twin or Single Beds: The main floor bedroom has a newer trundle bed: two twin beds or push together to make a King sized bed. Child/Futon Beds: We also have two foam, fold out futons - single size. We usually use them on the floor of the game room for children but they can be placed in other rooms as well. Two Sleep Sofas: Both the living room and game room offer a double sized sofa bed and all linens
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Game room/reverse loft with sofa bed includes electronic darts, foos ball, dozens of games, movies, books, play kitchen, toys and its own brand new full bathroom. Accessed via a ladder from the kitchen or its exterior door which opens onto the backyard and sled run!

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