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Amazing Creek-Side Home/Great Still some open dates for your ski/snow vacation

Bedrooms 5
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

House, 5 Bedrooms + , 3 Baths, (Sleeps 10-12)

Cozy, yet spacious European style on McKinney Creek. It offers a game room, a wood-burning stove (wood included), three TVs, two DVD players, two decks, and one stone deck ,seating by the tranquil creek. Two-car garage. Home recently renovated and includes new kitchen with granite countertops, new appliances, carpet, bathroom, all granite.

Two master bedrooms with 1 queen bed and 1 king bed, one up stairs and one down. 1 bedroom with a queen and a single and another with a double and twin. 3 bathrooms, 2 upstairs and one down.

Chambers Landing is one mile from door; Meeks Bay is close and hikes are there! Lake Tahoe desolation trail for ATVs, dirt biking, and mountain bikes is one block away. This home is two miles from Homewood ski area which offers great rates. Twenty minutes away to Alpine Meadows and Squaw Valley.

To rent, you must be 25 yrs. old, and up. Family's with children are welcome

There is fun and recreation in all directions, and peace and quiet in the house... Enjoy!

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Nancy Wilcox
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 21, 2017


McKinney Estates House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Monument View
  • Mountain
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Garage
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dining Area
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Air Hockey
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Air Hockey Full size ping pong in garage Medium size pool table


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(11 traveler reviews)

Amazing Creek-Side Home/Great Still some open dates for your ski/snow vacation
average rating of 4.818182 based on 11 reviews

Beautiful, comfortable, spacious, cozy

  • 4 of 5

We spent theee nights on this property and loved it! Plenty of room, comfortable beds, cozy bedrooms, fantastic location!

The only reason I gave it 4 stars is because we had a toilet malfunction and it got fixed on the day of our departure.

Bring your own toilet paper if you are a big group!

Also the garbage enclosure got snowed in and we couldn't find it, so the garbage didn't get picked up on time.

We loved the wood stove - it kept us warm during the blackout and helped us dry our clothes after playing in the snow. We even cooked breakfast on it! (There is plenty of firewood on the back porch)

Would definitely come again - thank you, Nancy!

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Love! Love! Love!

  • 5 of 5

The house was stunning! The outside looks like a typical Tahoe home, once you walk indoors the are so many directions to go and things to see. It is 5 bedrooms, downstairs has 1 queen bedroom, 1 daybed with a trundle bed to pull out (this room has a slide to the back patio). Upstairs has a master bedroom with 1 king bed, 2 of the other rooms both have a queen bed and a twin in it. The little game room upstairs has two twin mattresses stacked to use and some padding that can be used for sleeping. There is an upstairs large patio with charges. Upstairs has a full bath/shower/toilet bathroom, then a toilet room with a nearby vanity outside the door, then there is a single stand up shower. There is a washer and dryer upstairs.

Downstairs has a full bathroom. The living room has 3 nice couches and two seats (like recliners, but do not recline). There is a large kitchen table that can comfortably fit at least 10 people, maybe even more. The kitchen has nice granite counter tops, a flat surface stove. There are toasters, coffee maker, tons of dishes, cups, bowls, etc.

The pictures do not so this house justice! Everything is beautiful, the beds are soft and comfy! Pretty much all you need to being is your food/drinks, clothes, and your company...the house has the rest.

It is a few miles from the lake, and about 30 mins from the casinos. Great location! Quiet neighborhood. Loved every bit of our stay. Owners were pleasant to work with.

Only suggestion is to bring a fan if your stay in summer and prefer air movement. Will def stay again in the near future!

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow, thank you fir writing such a wonderful review! We do hope you come again soon. Nancy
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Perfect for our needs!

  • 5 of 5

We rented this home for a ski week with a couple other families who came and went during the week. It really was perfect. Very easy and comfortable for 2 families to share. Our children loved the backyard woods & creek, and we all loved the convenience to Homewood. We got a ton of snow the day we left, and there was plenty of helpful information left by the owners to help us get our cars out. We look forward to staying here again. Thank you so much!

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you loved our house, as we do! Hope you return this year. Nancy
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Very nice house with kind and communicative owners

  • 5 of 5

This is a very nice home in a quiet neighborhood in the middle of the CA side of Lake Tahoe near the entrance to the Rubicon Trail. We were a group of 6 adults and 5 kids and never felt cramped at all. Plenty of space, hot water, bathrooms, etc. The owners responded quickly to questions and refunded our deposit in short order. Thank you for allowing us into your home!

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Seattle, WA

At Home in Homewood

  • 5 of 5

Our family has rented this cabin seven times over the past 15 years, and, with the peaceful surroundings, it will always be the cabin of our choice. Actually, it is more of a house than a cabin. It has all the necessities to accomodate 12 people (we had 9 this time), although it would be best if at least two are children. The sinks in the two major bedrooms upstairs, along with the two showers upstairs, are a convenient aspect. The downstairs bathroom, with shower, is very accomodating for the two downstairs sleeping areas. The hot water was plentiful. The kitchen is compact and has all the standard equipment and utensiles that one needs. The dining table conveniently seats 10. The house is always cool in the hot summer, and the new living room furniture is very comfortable, with good TV. The internet connection was beneficial to keep up with some business requirements. Access to Chambers beach and Meeks Bay is very good, and a quick run to the Tahoma grocery store just a little over one mile away is very convenient. The new Weber BBQ is really nice. The double garage allows for parking the car out of the elements and provides for good security. All friends who visited us were very impressed with the cabin, and the cabin owner, Nancy, is very nice with which to do business.

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

The cabin was so peaceful and relaxing! The owner must have cleaned up the showers curtains because they were clean when we were there! We had hot showers too! The kitchen was complete with all kinds of gadgets and we appreciated that. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2013
  • Stayed: Mar 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Other Activities: shopping, boating, kayaking, cross country skiing, snowmobiling, snowboarding, miniature golf


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2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $175
Refundable damage deposit $400
Tax Rate 10.0%

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