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North Shore Lake Tahoe. Close to Beaches, Casinos, Skiing.

Bedrooms 4
Space 1,442 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Condo, 3 Bedrooms + Loft, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 9)

Less than one mile from breathtaking Lake Tahoe and very close to all the top ski resorts. One mile to restaurants,shopping, movie theater, grocery stores and beaches. Easily accommodates 9 adults in comfort. Three separate bedrooms, Cal King, Queen size beds on 1st floor, Queen size bed on 2nd floor and three twin beds in the loft. All linens and towels provided.

Keywords: Roomy two-story condo with loft. Kitchen is fully- equipped. Wood-burning fireplace and gas barbecue on deck.

Mike Kraus
Member since: 2011
Speaks english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 22, 2018

Why Mike Kraus chose Kings Beach

One of the most beautiful areas in the country.

What makes this condo unique

Hiking, biking, boating, casino-hopping, dining in the variety venues,shopping and touring all the unique towns surrounding the lake and nearby.

Enjoy the history of the area, never tiring of the natural beauty.


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation condo rental in Kings Beach, California

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1442 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 5:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • During the winter, when snowing, renters cars in the parking lot must be moved once every 24 hours to allow snow plowing.
  • Please specify your desired damage protection option, either property damage protection (PDP) for $59.00 or a refundable $200 damage deposit.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Spa
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Computer Available ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 9 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • First floor Full bathroom has two sinks with the shower/tub/toilet separated by a door from the sink area. Second floor full bath has a single sink and a shower/toilet stall.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • 1st floor front bedroom - 1 queen
    2nd floor bedroom - 1 queen
    Master Bedroom - 1 king , California King
    Loft - 3 twin/ single
  • California King size bed (1) 1st floor master bedroom, Queen size Bed (2) 1st floor front, and 2nd floor front, Twin or Single Beds (3) in loft area
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Sauna
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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North Shore Lake Tahoe. Close to Beaches, Casinos, Skiing.
average rating of 4.8474574 based on 59 reviews

Perfect weekend getaway by the lake

  • 5 of 5

We planned our last summer weekend with the kids, and had the privilege of staying at Mike's condo. The place was perfect for our family, and had plenty of space to roam around. The kids loved sleeping in the third floor loft by themselves.

Location was a mere mile from the lake, which made it very convenient for us to do our lake activities. There were probably a good 3-5 vendors around the area to rent kayaks/SUP's from. Safeway is down by the lake too, which we ended up buying last minute food supplies from.

All in all, we loved this place & location so much, we're already thinking of making this an annual North Tahoe vacation get away for summer and winter. Highly recommend staying at this condo for the ease of booking, to the location and amenities.


  • Submitted: 23-Aug-2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the great review and glad you enjoyed your stay. I have to admit, it is nice to have a Safeway that is open 24 hours a day just a mile away and with the changes to downtown Kings Beach, it makes an excursion to the lake very easy, enjoyable and accessible. Mike
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Perfect Weekend Getaway

  • 5 of 5

This condo had everything needed for a weekend in Tahoe! The 3 stories were a great layout for everyone to spread out, the location was close to everything you'd want in North Shore, and the house was fully equipped with more than enough amenities. The kitchen was stocked with everything you could think of and more, there were bins full of extra linens/towels if needed, and Mike was so easy to work with and get this booked. The only negative thing I could say about the house is that the wood beamed ceilings would creak for those on the bottom floor when those above are awake, but if you're a heavy sleeper, then it's no worry. Overall, my friends and I had a great time and will definitely return again if we get a chance to make another trip up there.

  • Submitted: 4-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your feedback. The condo is our 2nd home and we keep it stocked as if we are living there. Glad you appreciate the house being fully equipped with amenities and the kitchen being fully stocked as well. Having everything available makes it easier to prepare meals and not have to purchase every item from the store. My cupboards note states. "feel free to use anything but replace it if you use it up". This makes it very convenient for the guest staying and the next guest has the item available as well as when I am staying. Also, I recognize the people staying in the Master bedroom on the first floor, which is located under the living room on the 2nd floor tend to hear the noise from the 2nd floor living room activities. I am struggling with how to address this noise transmissivity between the condo's rooms and can only suggest the guest be courteous when someone is sleeping in the master bedroom, but I will continue to work on it. thanks for bringing this to my attention. Hope to see you return in the future. Mike & Dave Kraus
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Great place for a ski getaway

  • 5 of 5

Highly recommend. Owner is very responsive, place is clean and well stocked. Would definitely stay there again.

  • Submitted: 26-Feb-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Jim, thanks for the great review. Hope to have you stay again in the future. Mike
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Absolutely Everything We Hoped For...

  • 5 of 5

Went up for a lady's weekend & could not be more impressed by this residence. Not only was it exceptionally furbished, but the heating, water pressure (for showers), & easy access to utilities made it feel like a second home. The owner put together a white binder that explains (in great detail) how to set up amenities like high-speed internet (Wifi & access to laptop computer), Bose surround sound system (made watching 'Gangs of New York' feel like we were in a theatre), & activities to do in the immediate surrounding area.

Although we did not make a fire in the fireplace, I noticed that directions to do so were neatly laid out & wood was conveniently located on the bottom floor porch.

We will definitely go here again & gladly give this condo a 5-star review. Everything was easy & comfortable, which made the stay feel like the perfect vacation. Note: Waffle maker in the kitchen = BEST SURPRISE!

  • Submitted: 15-Feb-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the great review and glad you enjoyed your lady's weekend in Tahoe. See you in the future hopefully. Mike
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Cozy, comfortable home within easy distance of the slopes

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time at this property. It's more spacious than it looks in the photos and very comfortable. The location was convenient for skiing as well. It's well-equipped and super cozy with multiple throws/blankets in every corner. The kids took the sleds to a little hill right behind the property and were busy for hours.

The only minor thing I would bring up is the signage in the complex, which is not the owner's responsibility, of course. It was a little difficult to read the unit numbers especially at night, and if they could improve this, it would be perfect.

  • Submitted: 8-Feb-2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for the feedback. It is always good to hear I am on the right track to accommodates my tenants during their stay. Nice to hear the kids enjoyed the sleds available at the unit. Also you are not the first tenant to bring to my attention the condo is larger than it appears in the pictures on the VRBO web page. The living room area / TV area is especially relevant to your comments... As far as the unit number visibility, I recognize how it might be difficult to find the condo in the complex, especially at night. I will write the home owners association and mention this to them to see if they can reconcile the issue. In the mean time, I will update my map that I provide to my tenants to allow better navigation to the condo. thank you Mike & Dave Kraus
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Very satisfied

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at this condo. Very cozy and cute. The location was very close to Lake Tahoe and the parking is easily accessible.

  • Submitted: 9-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the great review. Look forward to your next stay. You guys were great tenants. Mike
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Nearest Airport
45 Miles
reno-Tahoe International Airport
Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
Old Brockway Golf Course
Nearest Train
14 Miles
Truckee, CA
Nearest Motorway
0.25 Miles
Nearest Ski
5 Miles
Northstar at Tahoe
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Kings Beach
Car: recommended

Shopping, grocery stores and restaurants within 1 mile.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation condo rental in Kings Beach, California

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
4th of July
Jun 30 2018 - Jul 8 2018
2 night minimum stay
Labor Day
Aug 31 2018 - Sep 5 2018
2 night minimum stay
Nov 21 2018 - Nov 25 2018
2 night minimum stay
Dec 21 2018 - Dec 27 2018
2 night minimum stay
New Years
Dec 28 2018 - Jan 2 2019
2 night minimum stay
Memorial Day
May 24 2019 - May 28 2019
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning C$199.04 + Tax
Property Damage Protection C$78.29

Two night minimum stay. Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Damage protection insurance option of ($59.00) or a refundable ($200.00) deposit.

Note: Unfortunately, I do not rent my condo out for the entire ski season (i.e. 4 months) since it limits my access.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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