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Sleeps 13. Hot tub, Games Room with pool table. Book 4 Nights, pay for 3

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Space 3,400 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


About the property

Four Bedrooms, 3.5 Bathroom With Stunning Mountain Views

BOOK THREE NIGHTS AND GET FOURTH NIGHT FREE. (Some exclusions apply during holiday periods).

This beautiful mountain home with panoramic views of the Sierras is ideal for your Tahoe/Truckee vacation retreat. This home is in a great neighborhood and is conveniently located to just about everything you'll want to see or do in the area. We're just minutes from downtown Truckee, Northstar, Donner Lake, Lake Tahoe, Truckee river, Squaw Valley, Alpine Meadows, Sugar Bowl and more.

This spacious and inviting home with its gourmet kitchen is perfect for entertaining, with enough space for two families or more to stay comfortably. The fully equipped kitchen has granite counters and many extras such as bread machine and Nespresso Coffee maker. The center island has bar seating making it a sociable place to prepare meals together.

The house is furnished with contemporary mountain decor, new furnishings throughout. The living room has cathedral ceilings and large windows giving stunning views of the Sierras. If you can take your eyes off the view, there's a 62 inch LED TV, blu-ray player with a selection of blu-rays for adults and kids . There's cable TV and high speed wireless internet.

You can enjoy a glass of wine on one of the four decks, with a radiance patio heater and on the main deck to keep the cooler evening air at bay. There's also a large, gas powered outdoor grill on the main deck. You can gaze at the wonderful view whilst chilling in the hot tub which is located on one of the lower decks. Alternatively, just relax by the stove heaters or in the downstairs studio recreation room, playing pool on the beautiful pool table which can also be converted to a ping pong table, playing wii or just reading a book. Or simply take advantage of the number of outdoor activities just beyond your doorstep that Truckee/Tahoe has to offer.


1. Master Bedroom

King sized bed with Tempurpedic mattress. Also a twin day bed and trundle. (Master bedroom sleeps 4). Private deck.

2. Green Bedroom

Queen bed and private deck (Sleeps 2)

3. Bunk Bedroom

Full bed with twin bunk bed over. Room for another queen mattress (supplied) so all kids can 'bunk' down together. (Sleeps 3-5)

4. Blue Bedroom

Full bed (Sleeps 2)

Additional guests can also sleep on queen sleeper sofa in the living room or queen sleeper sofa in recreation room. The mattresses on the sleeper sofas are upgraded air beds - really comfortable!


1. Master bath - jacuzzi tub, separate shower and twin sinks

2. Blue bathroom - shower over tub, twin sinks

3. Green bathroom - shower over tub

4. Half bathroom off living room

* House is 3400 sq ft

* Fenced Yard with seating and fire pit

* Lower level Rec Room: Pool Table, Ping Pong Table, Full Bath, Queen Sleeper Sofa, Bar, Flat Screen TV, Wii, Books, Games

More Details

Chris Bowles or Antonia Doherty-Bowles
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 13, 2017

About Chris Bowles or Antonia Doherty-Bowles

Our names are Chris and Antonia and we have two young boys named Benny and Sammy. We live in Sacramento but originally hail from England and we love beautiful California, Tahoe in particular.

Chris is an eco-engineer specializing in hydrology and Antonia a high school math teacher.

Chris Bowles or Antonia Doherty-Bowles purchased this house in 2013

Why Chris Bowles or Antonia Doherty-Bowles chose Lake Tahoe North Shore

Blessed with magnificent natural beauty and located in one of the most popular and desirable locations in the Western United States, Lake Tahoe and Truckee are considered the jewel of California. In the Truckee area you are able to enjoy world-famous beaches, hiking, biking trails, watersports, skiing, rafting, dining, shopping, and more! With so many activities to choose from, there is something to keep everyone in your group entertained! We hope that you will be able to experience our home, love it like we do and agree that it's the hidden jewel of the Sierras.

What makes this house unique

We've only recently purchased our property and from the moment we saw it, we fell in love. The stunning vistas and beautiful home make it a wonderful place to stay. We feel very lucky to be able to stay in such a special place - we hope you do too.


Truckee House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3400 sq. ft.
  • 5 stories
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 13
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Blue Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Green Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom - toilet
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13
  • Blue Bedroom - 1 double
    Green Bedroom - 1 queen , Has own deck
    Bunk Bedroom - 1 bunk bed , Bunk bed is a full on bottom with twin on top.
    Master Bedroom - 1 king , 2 twin/ single , Day bed (twin mattress on top and twin trundle). Own deck.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(50 traveler reviews)

Sleeps 13. Hot tub, Games Room with pool table. Book 4 Nights, pay for 3
average rating of 4.96 based on 50 reviews

Great house!

  • 5 of 5

Well stocked kitchen, great location, spacious, fun ping pong and pool table.

  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for taking the time to write a review. Would love for you to come back to stay with us again. Antonia and Chris
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Couldn't have asked for more!

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay! With 6 adults and 6 kids, it was the perfect size house with all the amenities we needed to relax, socialize and keep the kids entertained when we weren't on the slopes. The house was extremely clean and up to date - the kitchen had everything we needed to cook breakfast and dinners, the beds were comfortable and warm (lovely touch to already have an added blanked under the quilt!), and the instruction binder made using the electronics, hot tub, etc. very easy.

Hoping to come back in the summer to enjoy the deck and firepit!

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much Jill for taking the time to write a great review. Would love for you to come back to stay with us again. Antonia and Chris
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Cozy Winter Retreat

  • 5 of 5

We booked the house over the winter holiday for a family getaway. The house was outstanding and a perfect home base for winter activities. Clean, well kept and ample space for the family to relax.

  • Submitted: Jan 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much John for taking the time to write a great review. We really appreciate it and hope you will come back to stay with us again. Antonia and Chris
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  • 5 of 5

We have rented a lot of properties in the Truckee area and this is by far one of our favorites! The home easily and comfortably fit three families. Kids and adults had plenty of room to spread out, relax, play games over the long weekend. The decor is stunning and the kitchen is well stocked. And the covered hot tub is a dream after a long day of fun in the snow! The location is super convenient for Sugar Bowl/Royal Gorge and popping in and out of downtown Truckee. We were there in winter, but this house would be equally suited for summer fun. Thank you for such a comfortable stay!

  • Submitted: Jan 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for taking the time to write a great review. We really appreciate it and hope you will come back to stay with us again. Antonia and Chris
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Wonderful house especially to enjoy reunions with family and friends!

  • 4 of 5

This super spacious and welcoming home, with fantastic views, is really ideal for reunions with family/children, and close friends-- who can intimately hang out on the deck together, sit around the dining room table in the open living room/kitchen, prepare meals together and sit at the breakfast counter, lounge together on multiple couches and watch big-screen TV; then downstairs for pool, ping-pong, or more screen time! It was really clean, which is my "must", and well-stocked with towels, linens, and amenities. The only drawback from our perspective were the small bedrooms and bunkroom options, which is in sharp contrast to the spacious master bedroom, but this would not be a problem at all for young adults or kids-- it would be less ideal for multiple couples. The house's location was great, 5minute drive to historic Truckee which is a treat, and close to highways. Overall we loved it and would certainly return as a family!

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Classy Mountain Get Away

  • 5 of 5

The property is well maintained and tastefully decorated. The owners have gone out of their way to detail everything about how everything operates/should be maintained. The owners are very friendly and courteous. The welcome basket with wine, tea, biscuits and coffee was a thoughtful and heartwarming touch. Great amenities and entertainments for the whole family round out a brilliant vacation spot. Thank you so much for opening up your home to myself and my family.

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
6 Miles
Tahoe Truckee Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
1.5 Miles
Coyote Moon Golf Course
Nearest Train
2.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Interstate 80
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Nearest Ski
8 Miles
Donner Ski Ranch
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Donner Lake
Car: necessary

Truckee is a place rich in history with a quaint downtown that hosts charming shops and superb restaurants set in authentic historic buildings. There are so many activities to interest everyone from snow fun in the Winter to hiking, golf, rafting, mountain biking and horse riding in the Summer months. And don't forget the stunning Donner Lake, just minutes from our home with a host of water sports available. We are also about twenty minutes from Lake Tahoe.


Rates & Availability

Truckee House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Late Spring
Apr 24 2017 - May 22 2017
2 night minimum stay
Early Summer
May 23 2017 - Jun 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
Summer 1
Jun 16 2017 - Jun 28 2017
2 night minimum stay
4th July weekend
Jun 29 2017 - Jul 4 2017
4 night minimum stay
Summer 2
Jul 5 2017 - Sep 17 2017
2 night minimum stay
Sep 18 2017 - Nov 19 2017
2 night minimum stay
Thanksgiving week
Nov 20 2017 - Nov 26 2017
4 night minimum stay
Winter 2
Nov 27 2017 - Dec 19 2017
2 night minimum stay
Christmas Week
Dec 20 2017 - Dec 27 2017
4 night minimum stay
New Year week
Dec 28 2017 - Jan 3 2018
4 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

House Cleaning Fee $250 + Tax
Hot tub cleaning $50 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $79
Tax Rate 12.0%

Rates are subject to change until the booking is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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