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Epic Views, Luxury and Serenity All Backing Miles Of National Forest

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

Enjoy hiking, sledding & cross-country skiing right out your back door

This newly rebuilt luxury home sits adjacent to miles of National Forest with stunning views. It offers the warmth and tranquility you and your loved ones have been looking for. Enjoy the comforts of a romantic home where you can sit in front of the fire and just gaze for hours enjoying the epic views. There is 2200 square feet of living space with the living room opening onto a 25x25 square foot deck to enjoy your morning coffee or during the evening where you can sit and enjoy a glass of wine as you watch the sun setting over the mountains. The jacuzzi on the deck offers mood lights and music at your beck and call. Stairs lead down from the deck into a large fenced yard where you will find gates that take you into the National Forest. The Great Room features large windows where you can relax and enjoy the sun light, cozy up and read a good book or just sit and become mesmerized by the magnificent setting. These are the days that create memories which last a lifetime.

The full kitchen at Koru Lodge faces views to the front of the home, a dining table which seats 8 and a granite island which faces the great room and the pool table. There are two bedrooms upstairs on the main living floor with one bathroom. One bedroom has a California King bed with a private deck which faces West to the National Forest and has a LCD TV. The second bedroom has a queen size bed with a LCD TV. The loft is off the main floor living where you will be able to view the stars as you fall into a deep slumber in your cozy queen size bed. The bathroom on the main living area is next to the master bedroom and has a two person slate shower and a double sink. The second bathroom is downstairs down the hall from the inviting 3rd bedroom. This bedroom has a queen size bed with a LCD TV. The bathroom downstairs has access to the laundry room, lower deck and to the back yard. This bathroom has a shower/bathtub combo and a double sink.

Each bed is outfitted with new furnishings and 600 count sheets.

Outside the gates of this incredible home is miles and miles of exploring for you and your family. Only a one mile hike away is Seneca Pond and if you are up for more of an adventure you can hike to Angora Lake which takes 2-3 hours round trip. During the winter you can cross country ski, snow shoe or go snowmobiling by just stepping out your back door. Heavenly Ski Resort, the casinos and Sierra At Tahoe Ski Resort are all 15 minute drives. The home is only 8 minutes to the Y downtown shopping, Meyers restaurants, grocery store, golf courses and the Tahoe Airport.

If you must work, bring your laptop as we have wireless access.

We have sleds and snowshoes available for you to enjoy during the winter season.

There is a two car garage and the driveway can park a large recreational vehicle or a boat.

If you need concierge services or your kitchen stocked upon arrival please inquire when making your reservation

More Details

Cathy Gibson
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, Japanese
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 19, 2017


South Lake Tahoe House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Mountain ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ski-In ...
  • Ski-Out ...
  • Romantic
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Loft - 1 queen
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games for Kids
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • forests
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
No Smoking, No Pets, No Parties. This home is located in a family neighborhood.

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


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(30 traveler reviews)

Epic Views, Luxury and Serenity All Backing Miles Of National Forest
average rating of 5.0 based on 30 reviews


  • 5 of 5

This was our 5th or 6th stay at Koru and as always, it was fantastic!! We feel like this is our vacation home away from home, and the fact that it's upgraded and appointed even more than our own house, is an added bonus! The owners could not be nicer or more accommodating and we feel blessed to have stumbled upon this "little bit of heaven!"

  • Submitted: Mar 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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The perfect home!

  • 5 of 5

The views were amazing in this home!!! We felt the pictures looked great but there is no comparison to how truly beautiful these views are. The owner was very kind and responded immediately to all our questions. The kitchen couldn't have been better fitted for our family. Our only regret was that we didn't have more time in this perfect home! We will be back.

  • Submitted: Feb 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Our group had a great time! The cabin was cozy and perfect for cooking and relaxing!

  • 5 of 5

We loved the view from the window and were able to walk a short distance into the Forrest behind the house to a little sledding hill! We cooked dinner every night and looked at the stars from the hot tub! Amazing Tahoe retreat and not far from the slopes. We didn't want to leave!

  • Submitted: Jan 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Amazing Home

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this property this past MLK weekend. The house was spacious, very clean, well kept and fully furnished. It is exactly as described on the listing. Cathy was great on communication, she replied to my emails/texts within couple hours, and very flexible on check in/out time. We will definitely return to this house in the summer.

  • Submitted: Jan 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful Cozy Home

  • 5 of 5

This is the Best vacation home I've ever stayed in. It's Nice and cozy and the best part is it's Super Clean. Ive been in a lot of vacation rentals and this house made me feel like I never wanted to leave. The back yard is huge. Lots of room to play and a fully fenced in so there is privacy and safe. Kitchen fully equipped with everything your own home would have. All you need to do is bring your own food. The Jacuzzi and pool table was nice plus lots of board games to keep

everyone busy. Nice big dining table, comfy couches and rooms where nice too. Lots of clean towels folded and layed out nicely and a washer and dryer downstairs. She also had snow shoes and lots of things for the kids to play with and use while they're there. I can go on and on about this home. It's just perfect. I'm definetly renting again in the future. They take care of their guest.

  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent stay

  • 5 of 5

Property was exceptionally clean and exactly as described. Entire family really enjoyed the barbecue and hot tub!

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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Sierra at Tahoe Ski Resort
Heavenly Ski Resort
Emerald Bay State Park
Kirkwood Mountain Resort
Car: not necessary

Stunning views of National Forest. Hiking, cross-country skiing out your back door!

Other Activities: snowmobiling, shopping, boating, spa, kayaking, snowboarding, wildlife viewing, rock climbing.


Rates & Availability

South Lake Tahoe House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Winter 2
Feb 21 2017 - Apr 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
May 1 2017 - May 25 2017
2 night minimum stay
Memorial Weekend
May 26 2017 - May 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
Summer 1
May 30 2017 - Jun 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
4th of July
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
Summer 2
Jul 5 2017 - Aug 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
Labor Day Weekend
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
Fall 1
Sep 5 2017 - Nov 20 2017
2 night minimum stay
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
Fall 2
Nov 27 2017 - Dec 20 2017
2 night minimum stay
Christmas Week
Dec 21 2017 - Dec 28 2017
7 night minimum stay
New Years Week
Dec 29 2017 - Jan 4 2018
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

One time linen and cleaning fee $250
Refundable damage deposit $1,000
Tax Rate 10.0%

All payment for rentals & damage protection refunds are processed by Homeaway's Payment System.

NO pets, parties or smoking allowed. Located in a family neighborhood.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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