Welcome to The Bernese Mountain Home, a very private and newer 3 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom home that sleeps 8 in lower Tahoe Donner just a short drive to Truckee and all major Tahoe ski resorts. Approx. 2 miles to Tahoe Donner ski hill! The home is accessed through a covered walkway (perfect for snowy days and all your gear) or directly from the two-car garage. **The driveway is sloped so 4WD or chains are recommended for all winter visitors.** --Upstairs: -living room with gas faux wood stove, leather furnishings (seating for 7), lovely views out large picture windows. Sofa bed converts to QUEEN (sleeping for 2); TV/DVD -vaulted cathedral ceilin...gs -entry to primary deck with gas bbq (summer use only) -fully-stocked kitchen with bar seating for 3, opens to living/dining area -dining area with seating for 6 -half-bath, -master bedroom with KING Duxiana bed, TV w/cable, walk-in closet, ensuite bathroom with tub/shower and dual sinks --Downstairs -Bedroom 1: QUEEN bed with direct access to private backyard -shared bathroom with shower/tub combo and single sink -Bedroom 2: two bunk beds (4 TWINS) -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**No Pets** Owner Has Pets** BOOK 3 NIGHTS, 4TH NIGHT FREE (some exclusions may apply) The majority of guests must be over the age of 25. Please know that reservations cannot be cancelled 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're covered Prices are subject to change
Additional amenities include: rating: ****, att cell, square footage: 1800, public golf course, downhill area, bedding bonus room: sleeper sofa, owner has pets?, latitude: 39.338451, sleep cap: 10, taxi available, boat launch, nordic skiing, rental type: vacation rental, spas, bath rm2: 1/2 on main floor, bbq gas line or tank: propane tank, bath rm 3: downstairs shower/bath, bear bin, downslope lot, TV bed 1, publish to prg website, ilink: ilink booking, availability status: book if available up to 2 years, bedding rm3: double bunk, hoa beach, location bedroom 1: main, bedroom 1 sleeps: 2, vrbo#: 339438, garage # cars: 2, date signed: 12/15/2010, tennis courts, verizon cell, bath rm1: master shower/bath, bedroom 2 sleeps: 2, hoa: tahoe donner, tahoe donner page, en-suite bathroom bedroom 1, location bedroom 3: downstairs, location bonus room: main, unit bedding configuration: 1k,1q, 2bb, isp provider: at&t;, property type: single family home, network name: bernesehouse, bbq: propane barbeque, exterior parking # cars: 2, bathrooms: 2.5, view: forested, cell phone coverage, location bedroom 2: downstairs, steep driveway, clubhouse restaurant, allow overlaps, longitude: -120.218431, no dogs allowed, 4x4 drive required in winter, publish to featured, page title: tahoe donner rental - vrbo#, call for excessive trash: tahoe truckee disposal 530-583-0148, DVD/dvr, bedding rm2: queen, bedroom 3 sleeps: 4, bedrooms: 3, outdoor pool - year round, fireplace type: natural gas stove, outdoor pool - summer only, 25% discount page, bonus room sleeps: 2, bedding rm1: king.Read more
Trip was great for everyone but house was hot and no screen wind
Left on 07/19/2013 for a stay in June 2013 | Bermese
Hose was fine and would have been perfect for the stay except for the Hot weather and no screens in the windows.
Homey feel, if a bit worn
Left on 03/21/2013 for a stay in March 2013 | Bo A.
Nice place for 2 families with kids. Excellent beds with latex mattresses, including in the bunk beds; nice touch. Living room furniture has bit of 'hand me down' feel as opposed to 'antique', but we all had a great time.
West Palm Beach Florida
Winter Family Retreat
Left on 01/09/2013 for a stay in January 2013 | Joe
Excellent ski house getaway, very comfortable for a family of four plus another couple.
All comfort features from your home (i.e. wireless internet, satellite TV, washer, dryer, comfortable beds)
Would definitely rent again
San Francisco, CA
Would not recommend
Left on 01/12/2012 for a stay in December 2011 | Laura
This house was quite a disappointment. It is in need of a thorough, very deep clean - - food in crevices of the kitchen floor and countertops, layer of dirt/dust on the baseboards in all rooms, etc. Also, the downstairs is constantly freezing and there are no rugs to help make that space more comfortable. Granted, this is not advertised as a luxury property, but I still do not feel this home was worth what we paid.
Good family home in ideal location
Left on 01/06/2012 for a stay in December 2011 | John
House was easy to find. Upstairs was very warm upon arrival, in fact too warm. Downstairs, where two of the three bedrooms are was more tolerable. Beds very comfortable with good mattresses. No early morning back aches which is often the case with rentals. Access from garage to lower level very useful, especially I suspect during winter storms. Spacious garage for two big Suvs if that's your cup of tea. Everything worked just fine, although dishwasher could do with replacing soon. Nice that the house looks out to a small meadow across the street rather than another house. Would rent again.
Great house and location!
Left on 07/27/2011 for a stay in July 2011 | Justin
This is a great house located in a very convenient and beautiful part of lower Tahoe Donner. It sleeps plenty and has a very comfortable kitchen / living room area with wonderful views from the front deck. We will definitely come back.
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