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John Distefano

Member since: 2013
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Speaks english

West Shore Lake Tahoe: Charming, Cozy Cabin. Family & Pet Friendly. Hot Tub.WiFi

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 1 - 5 nights

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Overview

Photos and Description of the Talmont vacation cabin rental

2 bedroom + Loft + 1 Bathrooom

Three Bears Cabin is a quintessential storybook Tahoe cabin designed and built by famed Tahoe architect Burt Anderson (it is rumored that he even lived in this house at one point).

This cozy cabin is perfect for 1 or 2 couples (4 adult maximum) or a family of up to 5 for your summer or winter vacation on the West Shore of Lake Tahoe. It is located 3 miles south of Tahoe City in the quiet neighborhood of Pineland, on a well-maintained road that is mostly traveled by local residents (no through traffic). You'll feel comfortable having the kids and dog playing in the yard around the house, knowing the car traffic is at a minimum here.

You'll enjoy a fully-equipped cabin with plenty of off- street parking, a large southeast facing wrap-around deck with outdoor dining and BBQ areas and a 6 person hot tub. Inside, an alarm system, mud room with ski racks and boot & glove dryers, full size washer and dryer, mountain decor and architecture, 39' flat screen TV with High-Def cable, TiVo DVR, Blueray DVD player and Apple TV are all available to make your stay feel like home. There is a second TV+DVD player in the loft, making it the perfect spot for the kids to settle in and watch a movie before bed. Secure 50MB wireless internet access is available for all your electronic devices. Central heating will keep you warm and cozy, and a freestanding gas stove in the living room adds extra warmth and ambiance. A recliner sofa in living room is ideal for settling in and watch the game or a movie. A fully-equipped kitchen, bathroom, and all bedding is provided to make your stay simple and relaxing.

The house is located directly across the street from Ward Creek, and the lake itself is located less than 1 mile away. Popular activities include fishing, boating, swimming, paddle boarding, kite boarding, kayaking, canoeing, sun bathing on the beach, etc.

Take a leisurely stroll to three great restaurants: Sunnyside Resort, Firesign, and Spoon. A ski/snowboard rental shop (West Shore Sports), and a mini-mart/deli/liquor store (Sunnyside Market) are all less than 1 mile away from the cabin.

A half-mile walk will take you to Kilner Park, where you can find beach volleyball, lighted tennis courts, swings, sandbox, jungle gym, and the biggest spiral slide in Tahoe! And just across Highway 89, you'll find the beach!

In winter, a shuttle bus conveniently stops directly in front of the house every 30 minutes for pick-up and drop-off at Alpine Meadows' Sherwood lift, which is only 2 miles/5 minute drive up the road. Imagine the convenience of not having to get in the car to get to your ski lift! Cross country skiing, back country skiing, and snowmobiling is accessible right out of the back door. Family-friendly Homewood Ski Resort is only 3.5 miles away and world renowned Squaw Valley is just 20 minutes away.

In summer, the Tahoe Rim Trailhead is conveniently located 1/2 mile away for your mountain biking and hiking enthusiasts. Less than 1 mile away, 15 miles of paved bike path makes for great family fun with commanding lake views. The bike path is also used for roller-blades, jogging, walking or access to the Truckee river for fishing and rafting. For those looking for more of a challenge, try biking up to either Alpine Meadows or Squaw Valley ski resorts from the bike path along Hwy 89.

Tahoe City is a short 3 miles drive where you will find all the amenities expected in a small mountain town: lake-side fine dining, shopping, coffee shops, bars, grocery & drug stores, ethnic food restaurants, movie theater, yoga studios & day spas, fitness clubs, banks, golf courses, bike/ski/snowboard rentals, river rafting, fly fishing, boat rentals, etc.

For additional nightlife options, gambling casinos and live concerts can be found in Crystal Bay, located at the California-Nevada boarder, 10 miles (20 minutes drive) north of Tahoe City. If this cabin is not avaiable during the dates of our Tahoe vactation please consider staying at our other property VRBO# 630558. It is also a cute 2BR+1BA Tahoe cabin located in the Timberland neighborhood on the West Shore of Lake Tahoe.

More Details
Suitability:
  • long term renters welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
John Distefano (Owner)
Member since: 2013
Call Owner
Speaks english

Location

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Reno, NV
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Sunnyside Resort
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Tahoe City Municipal Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
I-80
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Sunnyside Resort
Nearest Ski
2 Miles
Alpine Meadows
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Kaspian Beach Recreation Area
Car: recommended

The cabin is centrally located and backs up to public-access Forest Service land. The cabin is located along the west shore of Lake Tahoe, 3 miles south of Tahoe City, in the Sunnyside area (Pineland neighborhood). The cabin is 1 mile from Lake Tahoe, 2 miles to the Sherwood lift parking lot at Alpine Meadows, .5 miles to the Pacific Rim trail head, 1 mile to the bike path, 1 mile to three restaurants, kids playground, and community tennis courts. If this cabin is not avaiable during the dates of our Tahoe vactation please consider staying at our other property VRBO# 630558. It is also a cute 2BR+1BA Tahoe cabin located in the Timberland neighborhood on the West Shore of Lake Tahoe.

There are three excellent dining choices about a mile of the house, all highly visible on Hwy 89, that are all right across the street from each other.

Sunnyside Resort offer high-end lakeside dining, Spoon offers family style dining, Firesign Cafe is a great breakfast and lunch spot, and Sunnyside Market and Deli where you can pick up deli-style sandwiches and basics (i.e. milk, eggs, bread, beer, soda, ice cream, etc.).

There are other options about 3 miles to the south on Hwy 89 around Homewood many, many more about 3 miles to the north in and around Tahoe City.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation cabin rental in Talmont, California

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Winter Low Season
Nov 28 2016 - Dec 15 2016
2 night minimum stay
C$209
From
C$236
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$33 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas Week
Dec 16 2016 - Dec 22 2016
Changeover Day: Monday
1 night minimum stay
C$329
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$33 per night, per additional guest
 
christmas weekend
Dec 23 2016 - Dec 26 2016
3 night minimum stay
C$329
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$33 per night, per additional guest
 
Week After Christmas/New Years
Dec 27 2016 - Jan 2 2017
1 night minimum stay
C$329
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$33 per night, per additional guest
 
MLK Day Weekend
Jan 13 2017 - Jan 17 2017
3 night minimum stay
C$275
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$33 per night, per additional guest
 
President's Day Holiday Week
Feb 17 2017 - Feb 26 2017
4 night minimum stay
C$288
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$33 per night, per additional guest
 
Spring Skiing Special
Mar 1 2017 - Apr 16 2017
3 night minimum stay
C$262
From
C$275
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$33 per night, per additional guest
 
Spring Low Season
Apr 17 2017 - May 25 2017
3 night minimum stay
C$209
From
C$236
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$33 per night, per additional guest
 
Memorial Day Weekend
May 26 2017 - May 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
C$275
From
C$288
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$33 per night, per additional guest
 
July 4th Week
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 9 2017
5 night minimum stay
C$296
From
C$329
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$33 per night, per additional guest
 
Labor Day Weekend
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
C$275
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$33 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
C$236
From
C$262
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$33 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$217 + Tax
Property Damage Protection C$78
Pet Fee C$66 + Tax
Tax Rate 15.0%

If this cabin is not avaiable during the dates of our Tahoe vactation please consider staying at our other property VRBO# 630558. It is also a cute 2BR+1BA Tahoe cabin located in the Timberland neighborhood on the West Shore of Lake Tahoe.1. Reservations over 10 days will require additional house cleaning services and charges every 7 days.

2. Please read the following link to learn more about the

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Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cabin rental in Talmont, California

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 875 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Ski-In ...
  • Ski-Out ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Walk-In Shower (no Tub)
  • Full bath with pedestal sink and walk-in shower (no bathtub).
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen bed plus sleeper sofa with double bed
    Loft - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Double-bed sleeper sofa in semi-private stand-up loft.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • long term renters welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Tahoe City is only five miles to the Squaw Valley turn-off, which is home to the 1960 Winter Olympics. Tahoe City also has public beaches, a marina, and a downtown area that is charming and filled with local shops, restaurants, and other commercial services. Tahoe City has many local events and many look forward to the seasonal Farmers’ Market, Free Beach Movies, and Sunday afternoon live music concerts on the beach. In the winter, many consider the SnowFest week of activities one of the best events of the entire year in the Tahoe City area. Tahoe City’s close proximity to Lake Tahoe recreational activities such as boating, hiking, biking (dirt and paved trails), tennis, golf, skiing, shopping, and restaurants makes this a great area for those that enjoy being outdoors, and getting away from it all. If this cabin is not avaiable during the dates of our Tahoe vactation please consider staying at our other property VRBO# 630558