Located only five blocks from Heavenly Mountain Resort, this four bedroom vacation home in South Lake Tahoe will be a stylish and comfortable home base for your ski getaway. But, it's not just the ideal winter destination! In summer you're just as close to an amazing 2.4 mile ride up on the Heavenly Mountain Gondola, with its stunning panoramic views of Lake Tahoe. Couples traveling together, families, and friends will all be right at home in this lovely, modern space.
Enter into a warm, cozy living area with a plush sectional sofa, large stone-faced, wood burning fireplace, and a 40-inch flat screen TV cable and a DVD player. There's also a wet bar for entertaining and keeping drinks cold and close by during movie nights. Snuggle up under blankets while watching a show and snacking on some popcorn, or just find a quiet spot to cuddle up with a good book.
The kitchen is bright and homey with granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, and gourmet touches like a hanging pot rack and gas range. It's an eat-in kitchen, with seating for six. Adults can enjoy an engaging meal at the table, while the kids enjoy their own space and eat while watching a movie in the living room. There is no dishwasher, so you may want to play a friendly game of cards or two after dinner - loser finishes the wine and cleans up!
The main level also has a full bathroom with a beautiful wood vanity and sink, and two nicely-decorated bedrooms, both with queen sized beds, one room offering its own 32-inch flat screen TV. There is also a small, covered patio towards the back of the house with a gas grill. Perfect for preparing some grilled lamb chops or burgers to enjoy on a crisp, cool evening.
Upstairs, you'll find two more bedrooms, each with two full beds and TVs. These rooms are great for kids or those that want to room together. There is a second full bathroom on this level. This home will comfortably sleep 12 guests, as well as two of your furry family members (limit of 20 pounds each) for a $10 per day, per dog fee. Other house amenities include a washer and dryer (coin operated), WiFi, and air conditioning.
Now for the best part - all the best that South Lake Tahoe has to offer is practically right outside your door! In winter, Heavenly Mountain Resort is only a a few blocks away, with world-class downhill skiing, snowboarding, and the new Tamarack Lodge full bar and restaurant at the top of the mountain. Right nearby there are also opportunities for snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, and snowmobiling.
In summer, there's just as much to do, including a breathtaking ride on the Heavenly Gondola. Stop at the observation deck for postcard-perfect pictures, then continue onto the Tamarack Express chairlift for snacks and drinks at the lodge, Or, bring your hiking boots and pick one of the many trails located at 9,000 feet up. There are routes from beginner to expert and maps available to plot your adventure. Other Lake Tahoe summer activities include fishing boating, tubing, and more.
On nights when you don't want to prepare meals or clean up, there are dining options right in town for every taste. Everything from Italian, sushi, Indian, and more are a short stroll from the house. And of course, just across the Nevada state line, there a number of casinos for gambling, entertainment, and even more dining options.
Whatever time of year you choose to visit Lake Tahoe, you can find something fun to do in South Lake Tahoe! And at the end of each day, you can return to your cozy, modern vacation home for a well-earned good night's sleep.
South Lake Tahoe permit #006391.