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4BR/3BA Luxurious Tahoe Donner Retreat with Private Spa

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,550 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3 Baths, (Sleeps 10)

Welcome to our beautiful 4-bedroom Tahoe Donner vacation retreat. With the luxurious amenities, it will be truly your home away from home. Built in 2005, it is a short walk from the Tahoe Donner Recreation Center. Bedding includes 1 Queen in each of 4 bedrooms and 2 Daybeds in the Family Room.

This is truly a connected home. While surrounded by the beauty and serenity of the Lake Tahoe area, you will have all the amenities, conveniences and connectivity you enjoy at home. The house features high speed Wi-Fi with internet speeds of 75 Mbps, a networked LaserJet printer (and fax) with remote printing capabilities, an HD DVR to record your favorite shows, a Roku 3 entertainment system, a Microsoft Display Adapter for mirroring your computer on the 60" LED HDTV, an Ooma VOIP phone system with unlimited nationwide calling, and a Verizon network extender for the best wireless coverage anywhere in the Tahoe Donner area.

On the upper level are the master bedroom suite with Jacuzzi tub, second bedroom and bathroom, and great room with vaulted ceiling. The open floor plan great room features an incredible fully equipped chef's kitchen, a large granite-top island with 4 bar stools, a dinning table that seats 12, a game table, a gas fireplace and a 60 inch LED HDTV/DVR with HD Cable. The deck off the great room has a gas barbecue as well as patio furniture.

Downstairs are 2 bedrooms and a family room with a pool table. In addition the family room has a TV, a gas fireplace and 2 daybeds with cushions. The deck off the FR has a spa protected from snow and rain by the master bedroom deck above.

The lot is flat, great for play and easy parking. There is an attached 2 car garage and driveway parking. A few blocks away are the Recreation Center, Golf Course and driving range/sledding hill.

The Recreation Center offers hot tubs, a large swimming pool, a separate adult only lap pool heated in winter, saunas, fitness center, classes and health spa.

Tahoe Donner also has an outstanding tennis center, cross country/equestrian center and a small downhill ski area. There is a private beach for swimming and boating at Donner Lake 3 miles away. The rental includes 2 access cards for 4 guests each to access most amenities for $8 per person a day. These cards are also good for significant discounts at the golf course, TD Cross country and downhill and equestrian center. See the tahoedonner web site for more information.

Major ski areas within 30 minutes include Squaw Valley, Northstar, Sugar Bowl and Alpine Meadows. The town of Truckee has unique shops, pubs and dining. Tahoe Donner has its own excellent restaurant at the Golf Course.

Keywords: Vacation Home

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Bauback Safa
Member since: 2008
Speaks English
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
29 May, 2017

About Bauback Safa

We are the Ruskins/Safas, a large family on both coasts with 8 children and 11 grandchildren, so we enjoy the mountains a lot year round. The home is rented for stays up to 2 weeks when not being used by family. We hope you will enjoy and care for our house as much as we do.

Bauback Safa purchased this house in 2005

Why Bauback Safa chose Lake Tahoe North Shore

We chose Tahoe Donner because of its proximity to several ski areas, Donner Lake and Lake Tahoe. Our location near the rec center is important in that we can walk to it. The large tennis center and golf course are nearby and we are avid about both. The private beach at Donner Lake is great for swimming, water play and has a boat launch and rental boats of various type.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Truckee in Nevada County

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2550 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Queen size Beds (4) One in each bedroom, Twin or Single Beds (2) daybeds in game room., Child Beds (1) Pack and play
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Jacuzzi ...
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness centre
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(46 traveller reviews)

4BR/3BA Luxurious Tahoe Donner Retreat with Private Spa
average rating of 4.9130435 based on 46 reviews

Amazing Truckee getaway with short drives to downtown, skiing and food

  • 5 of 5

This cabin is PERFECT. The location is right off the highway in Truckee with easy 5 minute drive groceries stores and downtown Truckee. Easy drive to all north Tahoe ski resorts (5 mins from Tahoe Donner, 20 from Sugar Bowl/ Boreal/ Donner Ski Ranch, 25/30 to Squaw Alpine/ Northstar). The house has a great setup with two downstairs bedrooms and a game room with pool table and tv with DVD. Upstairs has the master and a full bdrm with a loaded kitchen, full entertainment setup (roku, netflix, cable, blue ray player), huge table for family dinners, BBQ and hot tub. Everything is clean and full loaded. I will be visiting this cabin again and again! The only negative- don't try the Peanuts 1000 piece puzzle. It only caused pain and suffering ;)

  • Review Submitted: Apr 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful home, nice layout

  • 5 of 5

The house is beautiful. The kitchen and great room are spacious with large windows bringing in a lot of light. The downstairs has a rec room with a pool table, so the kids hung out there while the adults enjoyed some wine by the fireplace. Will definitely stay again!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very clean, spacious, and modern home!! Perfect stay for a family vacation!!

  • 5 of 5

Had a very pleasant stay and great time at this home. Was very spacious and clean to accommodate two families. Our kids had a fun time playing outside in the snow where it was very open and had a beautiful scenery. Great entertainment system. Kids loved the movies that was provided through amazon prime. Had a spacious kitchen with updated appliances which allowed us to make cooking meals easier. Very easy and smooth communication with the owner for any questions or concerns that we had prior to and during our stay. Plan on booking this home again on our next stay.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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This place is AWESOME!

  • 5 of 5

This is a fantastic property in a fantastic location. The amenities are first class I felt like we were in a luxury hotel. The owner was incredibly responsive. Best experience we've ever had in tahoe!!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Location

  • 5 of 5

The owner was responsive to our inquires. The home was lovely and spacious. There was enough room for the kids and adults to be in the upstairs kitchen and living space. We will definitely come back again.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Love this place!

  • 5 of 5

Love this place!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
9.7 Miles
Truckee Tahoe Airport
Nearest Motorway
3.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
7 Miles
Donner Lake
Car: necessary


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Truckee, Lake Tahoe, CA

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2 night minimum stay
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Additional pricing information

Cleaning fee £162.34 + Tax
Property Damage Protection £61.07
Tax Rate 10.0%

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Special Offers

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