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Summer Special $85 to $110/nt

Bedrooms 2
Space 800 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Cabin, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-6)

Lose yourself in this quiet tranquil environment. Relax on the deck in comfortable Log chairs overlooking an open area full of native vegitation or take a short stroll to the Meadow. Only minutes to the Lake, Casinos, Skiing, Fishing, Hiking, Biking. (2 bikes are provided for your use). Enjoy all of the fantastic activities that Lake Tahoe has to offer from a centralized location.

City of South Lake Tahoe Permit...... # 005243

Keywords: Cabin, House, Bungalo, 2 bedroom, Pet friendly, Free Internet Access (wireless modem)

More Details

Bob Kemp
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 16, 2017

Why Bob Kemp chose South Lake Tahoe

This property was purchased by my Parents in 1968 as a Vacation/Retirement home. They loved this place, as it was their little getaway from the pressures and stresses of everyday life, living and working in the Greater Bay Area. San Jose in particular. When my Parents passed away a few years back, the Cabin became ours. I vowed to keep this cabin in the family for future generations to enjoy as a rememberance of Bob and Shirley Kemp, my Mom and Dad.


Al Tahoe Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (2) 100% Down Pillows for all beds, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen Size Sofa Bed
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 3 bicycles
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(84 traveler reviews)

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Summer Special $85 to $110/nt
average rating of 4.8095236 based on 84 reviews

So relaxing & very comfortable

  • 5 of 5

Came to Lake Tahoe for a 2 night show to see Eric Church at Harvey's picked this cabin to stay at. It was perfect, everything we needed & only 2 miles from the show. Beds were so comfortable, loved the house. Perfect for all our needs. The beach was very close by as well. Walking distance. Thank you Bob for letting us enjoy you house.

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great cabin

  • 4 of 5

Quite neighborhood. Cabin good enough for my two kids, and me. I was just a little upset for pet's smell. I don't like pets. But I understand people like them. I recommend it.

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rustic but family-friendly

  • 4 of 5

Cool neighborhood, nice to have the bikes even though they're not in great condition. A bit of a cigarette smoke smell inside, but the house was tidy and homey. Great location for kids, fenced yard and a house you can feel comfortable letting them play in.

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Quiet, comfortable, good location

  • 5 of 5

The corner lot provided peace and quiet and privacy. Having bikes available was awesome. Short bike rides to everywhere. Very comfortable beds. Everything you need is provided.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Adorable and in nice, quiet neighborhood within walking distance of beach and marsh.

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay. The neighborhood is super cute and quiet but within walking distance of the beach and also the Upper Truckee Marsh. Lots of fun bird- watching opportunities and the squirrels are always entertaining.

Near lots of great places to eat if you don't feel like taking advantage of the barbeque. Also close to boat rentals.

This place is cute and clean and exactly what we needed. Great private backyard.

We hope to stay here again!

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great location

  • 2 of 5

Let me start off by saying the property is in a great location, close to everything, the neighborhood is very quiet. If you were traveling with dogs, this would prob be a great rental. I was traveling with a small child, so I rented this based on the fact that it was a single story home. I would assume it is hard to find rentals that allow dogs....

A few of the things that I didn't like about the property which would prevent me from ever renting it again, unless I traveled with my dog...1. Huge stains all over the carpet. Large circular stains, I am assuming are from dog accidents. It felt dirty, let alone knowing my child was scooting over them.2. It smelled like cigarette smoke. Someone checked out the day we arrived, and the sheets smelled of cigarettes. To the point, I would wake up in the middle of the night smelling them. It was horrible. So maybe it was from the people just checking out, or maybe they didn't clean the place that well 3. The Wi-Fi basically didn't work the entire time we were there, the cable tv never worked either. 4. There is NO bath tub, only a small shower. 5. The water was scalding hot. High enough to be considered a liability issue. You could see heavy steam come off when doing dishes. Once it burned my son trying to wash his hands, the other time the temp changed while my husband was in that coffin sized shower. 6. No dishwasher.

The owner was great getting back to me initially but when I emailed him concerned about all the stains on the carpet through out the house and the cigarette smoke and the cable not working all of the sudden he was no where to be found. I even texted the contact person, never heard back either. I was concerned about not wanting to be charged for the prior damage, and being able to use Wi-Fi since we were there an entire week, so it's not like I was asking for a credit or anything.

Overall location is great but the property itself was huge a disappointment. It would actually deter me from even using vrbo again... I later realized there was a much better selection on a similar website.

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $85
Pet Fee $35
Damage Deposit $250

Rates are subject to change until booking is confirmed.
Holidays are charged at a higher rate. (Thanksgiving week) Christmas and New Years, Easter or spring break 4th of July and all 3 day holiday week-ends
Check-in time is 4:00pm Check-out time is 11:00am (these times are necessary to facilitate cleaning)
Pet fees for 7 days or more are $50

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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