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Affordable, Charming N.Tahoe Cozy Getaway

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


Minimum Stay
1 - 7 nights

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Loft, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 6 comfortably)

Uniquely decorated but very livable, fully furnished home/cabin, warmed by wood fireplace and central heating, full kitchen with breakfast room, loft for kids entertainment: TV, videos /DVD, games.

On HW 28 for easy access for snow conditions, plenty parking availability on property, fabulous access to skiing: Squaw Valley; Alpine Meadows; Homewood; North Star; Incline; cross country skiing; snow shoeing nearby national forest.

Terrific lake access, walk across to beach to swim, canoe, Kayak, full boat launch facility 1 mile, close to biking and hiking trails

Tahoe City, shops, restaurants about 2 miles, convenient stores -1 mile away, miniature golf l mile

Keywords: Cabin , fireplace, lake, beach, hiking, forest, easy winter access, Tahoe City,Alpine, Squaw, Homewood,

More Details

Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 6, 2017


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(12 traveler reviews)

Affordable, Charming N.Tahoe Cozy Getaway
average rating of 4.75 based on 12 reviews

good stay, recommended!

  • 4 of 5

nice clean and cozy getaway place, well decorated and lots of stuff to play with, we enjoyed our 4 nights stay very much, thanks! The heater is a bit lacking in one of the downstair bedrooms (the one with the bunker) and the upstair bedroom (the extra heater has a mandatory timer), not a big deal and everything else was perfect.

  • Submitted: Jan 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Francisco, CA

Cute, well located cabin

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time in the cabin over the weekend. It's cute, comfortable, and very conveniently located close to Tahoe City, Squaw/Alpine, and Northstar. The cabin is filled with everything you need as well.

  • Submitted: Jan 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Joel for your response. I hope you keep my cabin in mind for future visits to Lake Tahoe. I am glad you found it convenient to access the various ski resorts in North Shore and the cabin amenities satisfactory. Sincerely, Loween Harrison
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Long summer weekend getaway

  • 5 of 5

Our adult family of 4 came from out of state for a wedding in Reno and decided to stay for a few days to enjoy Tahoe. Loreen's cabin was perfect. Less than a 1 hour drive from Reno , short walk to the lake and hiking. The cabin was great too...cozy, clean and plenty of room. Our family enjoyed hanging out on the deck as well. Thanks Loreen for sharing your home with us.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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A great place to relax

  • 5 of 5

Thank you Loween for everything. The cabin was very cose and our family enjoyed the stay there a lot. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Jan 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lafayette, California

Great cabin, great location

  • 5 of 5

Perfect location to ski both Squaw/Alpine as well as North Star. An idealic mountain cabin decorated and outfitted very comfortably. Made for a wonderful ski getaway. Looking forward coming back again and again!

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Los Gatos, CA

Wonderful cabin!

  • 5 of 5

This cabin is a yearly or twice yearly vacation for our family of 4. We love the "old Tahoe" feel of this cozy cabin. The location is very convenient to many ski slopes. We usually go to Alpine and Squaw when we stay at this cabin. During the summer, we love the convenient lake access for the kids. The rooms are very comfortable and the mattresses are very comfortable. I have a sensitive back and am always happy with the comfort of the beds in this cabin. Easy access to hiking trails. And of course, very close access to our favorite watering hole, Garwoods! Loween, the owner, is attentive and easy to contact. I look forward to many more visits to this lovely cabin.

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
MANY available
Nearest Golf
20 Miles
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
HW 80
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Nearest Ski
25 Miles
squaw, alpine, northstar,
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Across N. Lake Blvd.


Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125
Property Damage Protection $59

Additional guest fee $10 per night per person above 6 guest

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Carnelian Bay House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Mountain View
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Bunk Beds (1)
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • VCR
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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