This authentic, hand built log cabin is furnished in the classic "Old Tahoe" tradition right down to the soft leather sofa, club chair, handwoven carpets and other antiques. Filled with Lake Tahoe's charming history, there is a timeless, rustic mountain feel in every room. --Single Level: -Living room with leather furnishings (seating for 5), plus wood stove, HD LCD TV,DVD player, Satellite, wireless Internet -Dining table with seating for 4 -fully stocked kitchen with gas stove, and all other kitchen amenities -patio with seating for 8, overlooking forested open-space area, charcoal BBQ (summer use only) -Master bedroom: FULL bed, TV/DVD pla...yer plus full bathroom. Honors the early pioneers. -Bedroom 2: FULL bed, the "Boating Room" celebrates Tahoe's rich maritime history. -Bedroom 3: FULL bed plus leather sitting chair. The "Lodge Room" is a historical look at Tahoe sports such as skiing, ice skating, golf and more. This economy rated cabin is nestled in the hills above Truckee and is a cozy, romantic, welcoming retreat. Quiet, yet close to most everything, it has great winter access and is perfect for a Tahoe skiing and snowboarding vacation. The cabin has hundreds of DVD's and books,just perfect for unwinding. -Hi Speed Wireless Internet! (connection cannot be guaranteed) -Access to Tahoe Donner amenities (for nominal fee) including Rec center with work-out facility pools and hot tub, downhill ski area (perfect for teaching kids!), cross country ski area, equestrian center, tennis center, 18-hole golf and driving range, hiking, and so much more! -Mins from downtown Truckee! -Approx. 20 mins to Sugarbowl ski area, 30 mins to Squaw, 15 mins to Northstar, and 40 mins to Lake Tahoe This home comes complete with full kitchen and all linens/towels. **No smoking Please** **Well behaved dogs ok with prior approval and additional $25/night pet fee and $25 extra cleaning fee** The majority of guests must be over the age of 25. Please know that reservations cannot be canceled once initial payment is received. We do offer optional travel insurance providing cancellation and medical coverage for only 7% of the reservation total. If an unforeseen event prevents you from making your trip, you are covered! Prices are subject to change.
Additional amenities include: movie/video library, playground, page title: tahoe donner log cabin, pet fr, rating: ****, ipod dock, snowplay, bear bin, public golf course, bathrooms: 2, downhill area, boardgames, bedroom 1 sleeps: 2, taxi available, boat launch, nordic skiing, rental type: vacation rental, spas, bbq gas line or tank: propane tank, bath rm2: bath/shower, bedding rm3: queen, fireplace type: woodburning stove, downslope lot, TV bed 1, high traffic, publish to prg website, availability status: book if available up to 2 years, latitude: 39.3397, hoa beach, location bedroom 1: main, bedroom 2 sleeps: 2, heating type: natural gas forced air, tennis courts, verizon cell, isp provider: sonic.net, hoa: tahoe donner, tahoe donner page, location bedroom 3: main, pet friendly page, owner has pets?, network name: lucky tree cabin, bath rm1: master bath/shower, bbq: charcoal barbeque, vrbo#: 69822, longitude: -120.218, exterior parking # cars: 2, allow dogs, view: forested, cell phone coverage, bbq availability: year round, clubhouse restaurant, allow overlaps, square footage: 1300, 4x4 drive required in winter, ilink: ilink booking, location bedroom 2: main, call for excessive trash: tahoe truckee disposal 530-583-0148, DVD/dvr, sleep cap: 6, bedding rm2: queen, unit bedding configuration: 3q, bedrooms: 3, bedroom 3 sleeps: 2, outdoor pool - year round, en-suite bathroom bedroom 1, outdoor pool - summer only, property type: single family home, att cell, bedding rm1: queen.
Left on 07/07/2014 for a stay in June 2014 | Cory S
The cabin is beautiful and well stocked with all things you may need. It is close to all the pools,golf courses and down town. The food at the Lodge Restaurant is Great (only 11/2 miles away). If you are going to be fly fishing the folks at mountain Hardware can point you in the right direction. Lots to do and only about 30 minutes from North Lake Tahoe. Great Cabin!
Would you recommend this vacation rental to a friend?
Left on 01/02/2014 for a stay in December 2013 | Mrs. Smith
A celebration of Tahoe in Truckee! We loved our stay--it was very cozy, clean, and comfortable for everyone as we enjoyed the games, cool culinary apparati, antiques, Truckee, movies, and ambience...Thanks Pullen--we'll be returning!
Dr Sunny Days
Fabulous comfort in a rustic scene.
Left on 09/05/2013 for a stay in August 2013 | Dr Sunny Days
We wanted to stay in a Log Cabin and the Lucky Tree Cabin was perfect. Finding available dates and making the reservation were super easy on-line. The cabin is spacious and has wonderful authentic historic artifacts throughout. I was impressed with the condition and cleanliness of this rental and the fact that it was well stocked with any household item (even the most insignificant, i.e., paper towels in the kitchen, place mats, cleaning sponges and brushes, etc.). And, the gift basket was wonderful and very much appreciated. We've stayed in many very nice rental homes and cabins in the Tahoe area, but this is our favorite so far. It's the perfect mix of rustic and five stars.
Enchanted Log Cabin in the Woods!
Left on 08/28/2013 for a stay in August 2013 | Teresa Dalsager
We could not be more thrilled with the Log Cabin rental and Pullen Management. We booked the cabin to run in a 10k, but the smoke from the Yosemite Rim Fire had traveled to Tahoe and the event was cancelled. Because of the smoke we spent more time in and around the cabin then we had planned.
The outcome is that the kids we brought had the time to explore the many magical nooks and crannies of the house and yard. The owner has filled the house with interesting relics from the Truckee and Tahoe area and history. They had a blast imagining what old keys opened and discussing each antique.
The house was clean and very well stocked and we appreciate the lovely gift basket from Pullen and local wine. We will rent another vacation home from them. The check in and out process was easy and time saving. All good and thank you.
San Leandro, CA
Great Place to stay expecially with your dog
Left on 07/17/2013 for a stay in July 2013 | Jwurmy
The cabin is perfect for a family and kids - clean. We were able to use the rec. center and the lake is about a 7 minute drive. Nature at it's best. Full running home, everything you would need. Great walking - not to hilly (Bikes would be great). Shopping just a short drive away.
We ate dinner every night at the dinning table and breakfast outside. Great games to play.
San Gabriel, CA (near Pasadena)
Lucky Tree Cabin
Left on 06/30/2013 for a stay in June 2013 | Evelyn Jones
For a June get-away this year, my family and I stayed for three days in the Lucky Tree Cabin in Truckee, Ca. We booked our reservation through
Homeaway.com and had seen a few photos. We were absolutely charmed by this cabin. It had been built in the late 40's, from what we could see from photos and had been lovingly kept by the same family ever since. We felt honored to have been allowed to stay there amidst family photos and memories. Fabulous vintage decor with modern amenities and furniture. Though "dog friendly", there was not a trace of dog in the place, which is not always the case in our experience. Of the three places we stayed on this vacation, and of the five in all we have booked through Homeaway of our vacation history, this by far was our favorite. One of the things that made this reservation so successful, was that the contact on the other end of the Homeaway website, was the Pullen Real Estate agency. They took care of the booking and financial end and were there to insure that everything was going well. I can not think of anything that we did not like about this experience, except for the silly fact, that amongst the extensive culinary tools provided, there wasn't a single silicone scraper, spatula tool. (I just happen to like these better that wood.). The only other minor thing, (that would not affect a future reservation) is the fact the largest bed is a queen. My Hubby is 6'4 and we prefer a King whenever possible. It just made for a cozy stay. When we left it had begun to rain, and a train could be heard in the distance (the sound carried because the cloud cover was keeping it down). Amidst the rain wind and train, wolves could be heard howling. We really wished that we had spent our entire 12 days there at the Luck Tree Cabin.
Palo Alto, CA
Perfect house for a large family
Left on 01/24/2013 for a stay in January 2013 | Ron
The cabin is located only 10 miles from Squaw. It was a great pleasure to book the cabin with Renee from Pullen Rental Group.
Charming little cabin with character
Left on 02/29/2012 for a stay in February 2012 | Mike
We loved this cabin, it was fun to look at all of the old pictures, snowshoes, etc decorated throughout the rooms. Well stocked kitchen, clean and tons of Dvd's/games to play there. Good location in relation to downtown Truckee and Tahoe Donner.
A family fan of the Pullen Group Rental's!
The Lucky Tree Cabin is timeless!
Left on 08/18/2011 for a stay in August 2011 | A family fan of the Pullen Group Rental's!
We had an amazing time at Lucky Tree! The Pullen Rental Group made reservations/booking and check-out easy and hassle free! By far the best customer service experience! The cabin itself was incredible! So much memorabilia from Courtney's family history building/owning the cabin. We loved the rustic cozy feeling! The welcome basket, extra food items for use and cooking ware, the huge dvd selection, and board games were fantastic. Cranium, one of the board games there, had dried out clay but it was an easy fix. We just drove to the store and bought some play-doh. We decided to leave it at the cabin so that other renters could enjoy the game as well! Another thing we took advantage of was the transfer guest passes to the Tahoe Donner private beach. Our daughter had a blast helping other beach goers catch crawdads and swim in the blocked off kid friendly part of the beach! I never once had to worry she would get swept away by the current or drown. All in all, the vacation experience was top notch! If there is anything that I would suggest for an even better experience is to upgrade the mattresses in the rooms. Some of my family said that their beds were too sunk in and could feel the springs in their backs when they moved at night but it didn't ruin their time at the cabin...the fun we had on vacation surely outweighed the mattresses. From the bottom of our hearts we thank Courtney for allowing vacationers to enjoy the welcoming and magical atomsphere of the Lucky Tree Cabin! And we also thank everyone at the Pullen Group for second to none customer service!! My family and I, will definitely be renting from this cabin and others in the future and will highly recommend your business to others! We are looking forward to renting in the winter season, as we are also avid snow boarders! Thanks again to all!!!
Left on 08/18/2011 for a stay in August 2011 | Linda J
The house we stayed in was nice but I was a little surprised at how primitive it was. We were not expecting a truly "log cabin" environment. The carpets we not in the best of shape and there were no curtains on the windows so that we could not be seen at night when the lights were on. I feel the price was a little steep for the facility. Otherwise it was nice.
Lucky Tree's Biggest Fans!
Santa Rosa, CA
Most Fantastic Vacation Spot!!!
Left on 04/29/2011 for a stay in April 2011 | Lucky Tree's Biggest Fans!
This home is our new is our family's new and most favorite vacation spot! We have stayed her twice now and absolutely loved it both times!!! The home is so cute and full of charming features. The owner gave a true rustic cabin feeling to the home which creates a warm, inviting memorable experience for anyone wishing to stay! We have it booked again in the summer and cannot wait to get back there!!!
The Hayes Family
Silicon Valley, California
Cozy little cabin in the woods
Left on 08/18/2010 for a stay in August 2010 | The Hayes Family
The Lucky Tree cabin is as adorable as the pictures suggest. It's full of family comforts and memorabilia, and right in the beautiful Tahoe Donner woods. It's an easy drive into the downtown area, and very close to Donner Lake and museum. The rooms are cozy, and all the amenities of home are there, including a nice TV and selection of DVD movies.
Redwood City, CA
Enjoyed the cozy, cabin feel, and interesting antique decor.
Left on 08/13/2010 for a stay in August 2010 | Diane
Great Tahoe ambiance. A little too much street noise.
Loved this cozy cabin!
Left on 04/22/2010 for a stay in April 2010 | Carrie
My family of four comfortably stayed in this lovely and welcoming cabin. The
place was fully equipped with everything we could possibly need. We would
Lucky Tree Cabin
Left on 02/04/2010 for a stay in January 2010 | star
The home was well equipped. Lots of artifacts to look at. It was very easy to get Squaw Valley. We enjoyed the stay.
Cute but a bit dated cabin
Left on 02/04/2010 for a stay in January 2010 | Barb
This cabin is fine for a weekend stay up on Tahoe. However, the kitchen and electronics are a bit dated which we don't find that often in rentals. We could not get the antiquated electronics to work along with the 14 different remotes. Having kids watch a DVD while cooking dinner really helps out after a long day of skiing. Otherwise, it was neat, clean but for the price I expected a few more modern conveniences. Read more
Thank you for your review. Since reading your review this owner has purchased a brand new Samsung LCD HD TV and home entertainment system including new speakers. This system is accompanied by a new "smart" remote. One remote that controls all devices. Updating the kitchen is next on her list!
Lucky Tree Cabin
Left on 12/05/2009 for a stay in August 2007 | Kena
Wonderful stay! Had a few minor problems but the owner took care of everything right away and she was a joy. Would stay again without hesitation. Truckee is so beautiful in August. We live in Florida and it was fabulous to have cool weather that time of year. Can't wait to return!
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