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Hot Tub*Sauna*Pet & Family Friendly*Spring Sale Rates*Private Beach Park

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,440 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 6 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

This comfortable casual Talmont Estates, Lake Tahoe vacation rental is ideally situated above the lake off Highway 89 about 2-1/2 miles from Tahoe City. It is located right near cross country ski trails, and a 15 minute drive to Squaw Valley Ski resort and Alpine Meadows. It includes access to the private Lake Tahoe Park Association (LTPA) beach and pier, which is only available to property owners within a mile of this great beach park: http://www.laketahoeparkassociation.com/sub_category_list.asp?category=13&title=Contact+Us. An extensive hiking and mountain biking trail system which connects to the Tahoe Rim Trail (TRT) and the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) is just right around the corner, a short 2 minute walk from the cabin, so no need to drive to the trailhead. Rent this nicely decorated comfortable cabin this winter and stay warm and cozy with the round glass fireplace in the center of the great room. It is also a short drive from Sunnyside, Homewood, Granlibakken, Alpine Meadows and Squaw Valley Ski Resorts.This the home is located at 7200 feet in a quiet, tranquil neighborhood. Free WiFi and a large 65" Smart TV with Netflix, premium cable and Blueray DVD Player are available. Enjoy the large sun-filled great room upstairs with tall cathedral beamed ceilings, a round glass fireplace, an abundance of comfy sofas and newer kitchen appliances. Relax and unwind--this home features a large sunny deck with filtered views of Lake Tahoe, a newer Marquis hot tub, and a new Weber gas BBQ grill. It also has a large Viking sauna for that totally relaxed and rejuvenated experience.

Even when it is busy around the lake, it is quiet with low or non-existent traffic in this desireable neighborhood.

There's also fishing, bike riding, boating, swimming, paddle boarding, river rafting, hiking, access to private beach with docks, beach, barbecue, volleyball, horseshoes, play area, and more . . .

The backyard area is unfenced and the lot behind it open preserved Conservancy land.

Bear Cub Cabin has a reverse floor plan for optimal views (bedrooms and one bathroom downstairs), and cable LCD TV's in each bedroom, large built-in Viking sauna, a covered entry with deck, open living and dining areas with vaulted knotty pine cathedral ceilings and abundant seating, wood burning fireplace with glass surround, large oversized upper deck with comfy Sunbrella sofa/chaise lounge, and tree-filtered panoramic Lake Tahoe views. The hand-carved pine dining table seats six plus bar seatingjy for two more. The great room features three comfy sofas, overstuffed chair, desk, games, book library, stereo, vaulted h ceiling, surround wood burning fireplace and more! The kitchen is fully-stocked for entertaining with convection smoothtop KitchenAid range, newer dishwasher, blender, extra platters, bowls, baking ware, dining items, cutlery, knife block, coffee makers (Keurig and Mr Coffee), toaster, microwave, newer pots/pans, glassware, stemware, and more. Visit Bear Cub Cabin on Facebook for additional photos. Reservation payments may be by credit card or check.

Restaurants and shopping are close by in Tahoe City, and surrounding area.

For gaming, the nearest casinos are Crystal Bay about 15 minutes away, Incline Village about half an hour, or, South Shore and Reno are about an hour away.nr

Your Tahoe vacation awaits . . .

County of Placer TOT Certificate No: 9688

Keywords: Cabin - House - Ski Lease - vacation rental - - Tahoe skiing - Sunnyside - Homewood - West Shore Tahoe - Tahoe City - Squaw Valleyt

More Details

Property Manager
Pam Wolny
Member since: 2007
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 23, 2018

About Pam Wolny

The owners also operate the very popular VRBO 356157 Hale Poipu in Kauai, and VRBO 726438 Pierpont Bay Beach House in Ventura, CA. We have been in the hotel/resort industry for over thirty years and managed award-winning bed and breakfasts.

Pam Wolny purchased this house in 1976

Why Pam Wolny chose Talmont

One of the best-priced 3-bedroom 2-bath homes in the area! This home is situated on a large private tree-covered lot adjacent to preserved Conservancy land with direct walking access to the Tahoe Rim Trail and the PCT. It also has access to the private beach park in the summer, and close to the ski resorts. Cozy decor and furnishings reflect unique Tahoe mountain setting. The home has everything that you need but is priced 20-30% lower than comparable homes.

What makes this house unique

Great Room - Open Floor Plan upstairs with vaulted ceilings to optimize interraction, family bonding, and enjoy treetop views. Great round glass fireplace warms the large cozy great room in minutes in the winter. Great rates and value!

Guestbook comments from the manager

We really enjoyed our stay in your cabin and had the perfect fall weather. You certainly have thought of even the smallest detail. I don't think I've ever stayed in a rental that was so well-appointed.

I am already planning a fall stay next year, with my husband, when our youngest (hopefully) heads off to college.

Thanks, Lyn
Sep 2016
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Amenities

Talmont House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1440 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only ...
  • No amplified music, noise or parties that can be heard beyond the property boundary. No loud parties or hot tub use between 10pm and 8am.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ski-In ...
  • Ski-Out ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Main Floor - toilet , combination tub/shower , Smaller bathroom with privacy window, new quartzite tile
    Upstairs Bathroom - toilet , shower , Shower; single vanity, privacy window; vaulted
  • Both bathrooms feature privacy window and are wood-paneled. Upstairs features vaulted ceiling and black and white photo collection.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King Master - 1 king , New CA King Memory foam mattress; 40" Smart HD TV, dresser
    Queen Panel Bed - 1 queen , New Wueen Memory Foam bed; new 35" smart lcd TV, armoire
    Twin Beds - 1 double , 2 twin/ single , Full size new memory foam bed & 2 twin beds, 32" lcd tv
  • Reverse floor plan. All three bedrooms downstairs with one bathroom. All rooms feature mountain pine furnishings and decor. Flooring is carpet with wood paneled walls. Views of wooded lot. Mountain cottage themed art and accessories. Bunk bed room connects to storage and sauna.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Access to Tahoe Park Private Beach with volleyball court, playground, basketball court, dock, rental water toys, BBQ grills, beach. Large unfenced backyard flat area suitable for tent, horseshoes, badminton, and more

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(36 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.8055553 based on 37 reviews
5

A rustic cabin feel with all the comforts of home

  • 5 of 5

My sister and a I took our dogs away for a long weekend, and we couldn’t have picked a better place! The home was spacious, clean and cozy. Plenty to do in the area, but there were times when we preferred to stay in to cook, hot tub, play cards and watch TV. The neighborhood was quiet and the neighbors were very friendly. We will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Apr 29, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Relaxing cabin in a great area!

  • 5 of 5

This is the perfect place to stay to get away for a bit. If you want to relax by a fire or enjoy all the fun outdoor activities, this is your place. Short drive to Alpine and Squaw Valley, hiking trails near by, great outdoor spa, and the most comfy couches!

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

No more looking, we found our perfect place

  • 5 of 5

This house had everything we needed and the layout was perfect. The bedrooms downstairs and great room and kitchen upstairs allowed some to relax or sauna while others watched tv. The hot tub was great, location perfect access to Tahoe City and Squaw. We also went skiing on trails accessible from the neighborhood. Could be tough access in deep winter, but was a great getaway for our family in April.

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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So relaxing. Retro round center fireplace was awesome.

  • 4 of 5

We really found it relaxing with two seating plush couch areas around the circular fireplace. Great hot tub n deck. My dog Bonnie liked the cozy upstairs. She snuggled right in her bed in the corner near the tv.

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great time with the fam.

  • 5 of 5

House was great. Very clean. Everything there needed for week long stay plus extras. Sleds for kids to use,plenty of firewood, all nececarry kitchen supplies. The owners were very nice and helpful and thought of everything so that there were no unnecessary trips to the store for needed stuff. Will be back next year with the fam.

  • Submitted: Feb 25, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful white Christmas

  • 5 of 5

couldn't think of al better place to spend our first white Christmas. Clean, warm and plenty of snow outside. Best Christmas ever! Would recommend it to anyone looking for a quiet, cozy place with plenty to see and do :)

  • Submitted: Dec 26, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
18 Miles
Tahoe-Truckee Airport
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Sunnyside Resort on the Lake
Nearest Ferry
4 Miles
Tahoe City Ferries to South Shore, Emerald Bay
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Tahoe City Public Golf Course
Nearest Train
38 Miles
Reno
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Highway 89
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Sunnyside Resort (Lakeside)
Nearest Ski
4 Miles
Homewood
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Lake Tahoe Beach Park
Car: necessary

Bear Cub Cabin: Upper elevation setting ensures quiet tranquil stay with low or non-existent traffic, treetop views. Great neighborhood for walks. This property is adjacent to cross-country ski trails, hiking and mountain biking trails, close to Paige Meadows, the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) and Tahoe Rim Trail (TRT) systems. For winter skiing, it is a very short walking distance to Paige Meadows cross country skiing trails. Granilbakken Ski Area, Homewood Ski Area, Alpine Meadows and Squaw Valley are all within a 15 minute drive from Bear Cub Cabin. Close to bike, kayak, ski rentals. Enjoy hikes or mountain bike riding right from the cabin which has quick and easy access to the TRT and PCT. Hike Emerald Bay, gamble at North Shore Stateline casinos or visit Incline Village. Minutes to Squaw Valley with world class golfing, skiing, dogsled rides, ice skating, mountain climbing, cable car rides, festivals, live music.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $175
Pet Fee $20
Damage Insurance $59

Rates are subject to change until confirmed.

Christmas 2016 requires arrival on December 16 or 17
New Year's Week 2016 requires arrival on December 25 or 26 for minimum of 7 nights

Cancellation Policy: Fully refundable for any reason up to 60 days before reservation check-in date. No refunds for cancellations within the 60-day period, unless the dates are resold, plus a $150 re-booking fee. In the case of cancellation within the 60 days of your check-in date, every effort will be made to re-book your dates to minimize loss. If your dates are re-sold, the re-booked reservation dates are fully refundable and only the $150 re-booking fee applies. Early departure or late arrival does not warrant a refund. Cancellation is not allowed due weather or road closures.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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