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Modern Home, Located on Bijou Meadow $1995/wk All Inclusive

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 6 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Mountain Meadows (permit # 004224) is offered from $179.00 - $299.00 a night with a 4 night minimum stay during peak months. There is a summer weekly rate of 1995.00 all inclusive (except holidays). Please check the calendar for availability or an instant quote. The house fits 6-8 people, but there is a maximum of 6 adults for each rental group.

Mountain Meadows is located in the heart of South Lake Tahoe, nestled away on a quiet street and the back yard opens to Bijou Meadow. 1 mile from the Lake, 1.5 miles from Heavenly Village, the Gondola, and the casinos, and 1 mile to the 24 HR Safeway Grocery Store.

Mountain Meadows is a recently renovated home with Cedar siding, white picket fence, aspen trees, and a manicured grass lawn. It is located adjacent to the Bijou Meadow, a grandiose meadow which boasts spectacular views of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, Heavenly Ski Resort, Mt. Tallac, and Freel Peak. Take a stroll through the wildflowers to the meadows edge, where horses graze behind an aged picket fence.

Paths off the back porch lead to activities including a 9 hole public golf course, large family picnic areas, playgrounds, skate park, basketball courts, skate/bike park, a 27 hole frisbee golf courses, and the only local Olympic swimming pool for the whole family to enjoy. You can also walk or ride your bike through the meadow to town.

Mountain Meadows is a bright sunny home decorated with mid century modern style with simplicity and grace in mind. Both the den and living area have new couches, including a microfiber, kid-friendly sectional, sitting pillows, sitting chairs, and coffee tables. The entertainment center has a 50" 1080 HD SMART TV with Surround Sound and a CD/DVD player.

The open Gourmet Kitchen has tiled floors, Granite counter tops and new Energy Star* stainless steel appliances. The kitchen also includes a 5 burner (simmer burner) gas stove/oven, ice maker, garbage disposal, microwave, toaster oven, coffee maker, French press. The kitchen has a skylight that fills the room with sunlight and an open bar counter that seats four. The dining area includes a beautiful Danish Teak table and chairs that seats up to 8 comfortably. Pour a cocktail from the antique bar including antique glasses.

There are 3 bedrooms including:

Master: Cal King Bed with extra linens, dresser, side tables, lamps, newly renovated Slate bathroom, large closet, and sitting window that looks out to the meadow

Queen: queen size bed, sitting chair, dresser, built in shelving in large closet and extra linens

Twins: 2 twin beds on wood frames, large closet, built in shelving, extra linens, luggage rack, lamps and 2 nice sunny windows

The Hall Bathroom is newly renovated and has a Whirpool 6 jet Jacuzzi tub with modern fixtures.

The backyard is picturesque and has a deck with patio furniture, gas BBQ and a view of the meadow. Relax and read while listening to the aspen leaves whispering in the breeze.

If you are looking for an economical, comfortable, pet friendly, kid friendly home...Mountain Meadows is for you!

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Jeff Waller
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
May 17, 2017

About Jeff Waller

I grew up in Boone, North Carolina in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains where I fell in love with the outdoors. After receiving a degree in Architecture, I moved to San Francisco and currently design and build furniture and work in a residential architectural firm.

In 2005, I started looking for a house in Tahoe to fix up and use in the winter for ski vacations. After seeing many prospects that were just not right, I saw my dream location right near town. Situated on a meadow and only a five minute drive from Heavenly Ski area, Mountain Meadows is in a perfect location. The house provides wonderful access to nature and is a great place for family to to spend time together

Jeff Waller purchased this house in 2009

Why Jeff Waller chose South Lake Tahoe

Situated on a meadow and only a five minute drive from Heavenly Ski area, Mountain Meadows is in a perfect location. The rear of the house is bordered by an 8 acre parcel that was formerly the South Shore 'Drive-In' theater. Open trails lead directly from the back deck, through the open space, and to the meadow. Views of the mountains near and far await!


Rancho Bijou House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Computer Available ...
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • (1) Cal King w/plush top Mattress, (1) Queen Plush Mattress, (2) Twin Beds, (1) Sleep Sofa (1) convertible bed.
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • alternative lifestyle
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub ...
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • parasailing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
The house was remodeled in 2009. The appliances were purchased new and are Energy Star Certified. The washer/dryer are located in the washroom in the garage. There is a 37' 1080 HDTV and high speed cable WIFI throughout. The Master bedroom has a 32' TV w/ Cable DVR. There is a BBQ gas grill for your summer BBQ's. There is a grass lawn in the front of the house and plenty of room to play.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Modern Home, Located on Bijou Meadow $1995/wk All Inclusive
average rating of 4.939394 based on 33 reviews

House is awesome.

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed at the Mountain Meadows house at least 7 times and it has yet to disappoint! Always clean and the meadow as backyard how can you go wrong. Love that it's pet friendly!!!

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely Stay

  • 5 of 5

Nicely decorated cozy house with mordern kitchen and bathrooms. Love the convenient location to shopping, lake, and ski. The backyard opens to an open space that is beaufiful and magical under snow. Jeff is a great host on top of everything. We felt right at home during the stay.

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Came here with friends to celebrate a couple birthdays, the house was absolutely perfect. Great place to stay if you bring a dog or two. Lots of room inside and out for the dogs to run around in, the meadow was perfect for burning off some energy since it was pretty much right there. Very cozy especially with the fireplace. The house was stocked and clean when we arrived and nicely decorated. The house is very close to many things we wanted to do. Owner is wonderful to talk to and easy to deal with. We are definitely looking forward to coming back sometime!

  • Submitted: Nov 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great House, Great Location....

  • 5 of 5

Great little hideaway, super clean and exceeded our expectations. Great open floor plan with a very large fully equipped kitchen. Great quiet location backed up to a wonderful meadow. Dealing with the owner was more than easy. He left great written suggestions for things to do and good restaurants in the area. Would definately recommend to anyone and will probably be back.

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

This house is great! Would highly recommend especially if you take your dog. There is a meadow where we took our dogs running every day. Looking forward to going back this winter it will be a great place to snowshoe. The house had everything we needed. Great kitchen wonderful fireplace that kept us warm. Very convenient having a garage to park in so the dogs could go right from the house to the car. We have stayed in quite a few houses in Tahoe this house was by far the best. Owner was great to deal with!

  • Submitted: May 23, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Thoroughly enjoyed our stay!

  • 5 of 5

We spent one week here in August 2015. The house is very nicely decorated, well kept and clean. The kitchen is very well appointed. South Lake Tahoe is busier than what we thought, but the best part of this house is its location: it is in a quiet part of town, facing the meadow. Very quiet setting.

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
80 Miles
Reno, NV
Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
Bijou Munincipal Course - 9 hole
Nearest Ski
1 Miles
Heavenly Ski Mt.
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
El Dorado Beach

Bijou Meadow is one of the two largest meadows in South Lake Tahoe, you can access it just out the back door. The views from the meadow are 360* views of the Sierra Nevada mountain range, Heavenly Ski Resort, Mt. Tallac, and Freel Peak. Ride your bike or take a morning stroll to Lake Tahoe. Follow the trails out the back door and across the meadow to Bijou Park, which contains several children's swing sets, a playground for young and older children, a skate park, a large family picnic area and a 27 hole frisbee golf course. Don't have frisbees? use ones at the house . Our Mountain Meadow paradise shares the meadow with a 9 hole, kid friendly, golf course that is one of the more inexpensive golf experiences in town ($20). Great for a warm up round. The Recreation and Swimming Complex is across the meadow where you can take the whole family for more playgrounds and an Olympic size swimming pool.


Rates & Availability

Rancho Bijou House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Low season 2017
May 1 2017 - Jun 15 2017
3 night minimum stay
Early Summer 2017
Jun 16 2017 - Jun 29 2017
4 night minimum stay
July 4th
Jun 30 2017 - Jul 7 2017
6 night minimum stay
High Summer 2017
Jul 8 2017 - Sep 10 2017
4 night minimum stay
Christmas/NewYears 17/18
Dec 20 2017 - Jan 1 2018
5 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $135 + Tax
Pet Fee $50
Refundable damage deposit $400
Tax Rate 12.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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