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3500sf Family Home with View, Near Squaw Valley

Bedrooms 4
Separate WC's1
Space 3,500 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

4 BR + small twin bed room, bunk bed aclove and futon, 3.5BA (Sleeps 12-15)

Wonderful Architect designed home majestically located in a private mountain setting adjacent to National Forest with no other homes in sight. The main living level has a huge great room with a 26 foot high cathedral ceiling, large stone fireplace, contemporary kitchen with stainless steel appliances, 6-burner Thermador range, granite counters, and an awesome view of Sawtooth Ridge. There is also a south facing deck with waterfall. The master bedroom wing has a large bedroom and bathroom with double sink, soaking tub and shower. There is also a laundry room and small bedroom (formerly a home office) with a twin bed on this wing. Upstairs off the loft are a bathroom and three bedrooms (two queens and one full). Enjoy the huge recreation room downstairs, with TV/VCR, L-shaped sofa, ping-pong table, poker table, full bath, futon and bunk bed alcove. There are beds for 12, but larger groups may use sofas or bring a blow up mattress.

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Kevin Dill
Member since: 2008
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
21 May, 2018

About Kevin Dill

We are architects in San Francisco and designed and built this house in 2006. Raising two boys in the city, we have always known the importance of getting away to the wonderful outdoors that the Tahoe area has to offer. We started the boys skiing, fishing and hiking when they were 2 years old and they still enjoy the same activities today as college students. With the boys now away at school, we have the opportunity to open our home so that other families can partake in the same enjoyment that we have had over the years.

Kevin Dill purchased this house in 2006

Why Kevin Dill chose Olympic Valley

This property is conveniently and centrally located. About equidistant to Truckee and Lake Tahoe (Tahoe City), and only 1.5 miles to the Squaw Valley entrance, this location is ideal. The house is designed for families or goups and is very spacious. It has been designed in the Tahoe venacular and built majestically into the hillside to capture the view. Top of the line kitchen appliances and large dining room create a great opportunity for family and friends to dine together.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Olympic Valley in Placer County

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 3500 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 15
  • Min. age of primary renter: 28
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • Mountain View ...
  • rural ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Half barh - Toilet
    Master bathroom - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Double sink
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed
    Recreation room alcove - 2 Single Bed , Bunk beds
    Futon in Rec room - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
    Small bedroom - 1 Single Bed , Formerly a home office, small but works for one bed.
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Wood Decking
  • 2 garden chairs
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • Boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • sailing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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3500sf Family Home with View, Near Squaw Valley
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 24 reviews
San Jose, California

Amazing Experience!

  • 5 of 5

I rented the house for my birthday weekend with friends and family. There were 14 adults and one dog, and still plenty of room for us all! The house is very spacious: the bedrooms, living room, kitchen, rec room, and garage. The rec room is so much fun, there is a poker table, ping-pong table, tv, and lots of board games to choose from.We definitely had ping-pong tournaments going on. Our favorite part of the house had to be the beautiful enormous window in the living room; beautiful scenery of the mountains and trees. In addition, Kevin was a great host! He would respond within 24hrs and is very approachable for questions. His house instructions are very clear and easy to follow. Safe to say we all fell in love with this house, everyone enjoyed their stay, and we can't wait to come back in the future!

  • Review Submitted: 01-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Dayton, OH

Family vacation near Truckee River

  • 3 of 5

Our family spent a 2eek in early August 2017 in this house with a lovely view of the mountains. It is located along the Truckee River so we went floating on tubes, hiking, and biking along the river. Grocery store, restaurants are less than 30 min away. This 5BR home had plenty of room for our family of 7 adulfs and 3 cnhildren. The ping-pong table in the basement was nice and we grilled on the deck. In the basement are 2 bunk beds in a closet and a single bed in the corner that could be used teenagers. When we arrived, one of the bedrooms had dog urine on the carpet and the room smelled really bad, we called the owner and he suggested that we clean the area with vinegar and baking soda which we did but the urine smell still lingered. A few days later he finally sent a carpet cleaning company to treat the room. Kevin the owner responded promptly to our texts. Other than that we enjoyed our stay in this home. We did see a bear one morning outside the kitchen window and it left paw prints on the cars!

  • Review Submitted: 02-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Getting our first 3-star review is very disappointing, since we pride ourselves on providing the best rental experience possible. The guest who submitted the review arrived Saturday late afternoon. The previous guest departed the same day and without them knowing it, their dog peed on the carpet. Our cleaners did their best, but are not experts in this area. In addition, we granted the arriving guest the courtesy of an early check-in, so time was limited. It was impossible to get a carpet cleaner to come on Saturday night or Sunday, so I searched the web and found that white vinegar and baking soda was a good remedy, both of which we had in the pantry. The guest seemed very understanding and cooperative with the remedy and it proved to be successful. The carpet cleaners arrived on Monday and professionally extracted the urine and the guest stayed through Friday. I did my best, gave them a credit for the inconvenience and I don't know what more I could have done. The previous guest was very apologetic.
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House is well built. Ground level rec.Room is really fun for kids

  • 5 of 5

Feel relax and fun for my big family with kids. We all like the house and enjoy the stay

  • Review Submitted: 29-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very good

  • 4 of 5

Kevin is a great host. Very responsive!! Loved the house!!

  • Review Submitted: 25-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great home in ideal location

  • 5 of 5

Our group of 11 (6 adults, 5 kids) spent 3 wonderful days and wished we could have stayed longer. The house is beautiful inside and out and we enjoyed relaxing on the deck where we could listen to the waterfall and grill out. There is plenty of room inside for everyone to spread out when needed or come together in the huge great room/kitchen/dining area. Kids loved playing ping pong and all the board games provided in the downstairs rec room. The house is ideally located a short drive between Truckee and Tahoe City and the village in Squaw Valley is only 5 minutes away. It was also great to have access to the empty 2 car garage with remote. Kevin the owner was very helpful and responsive and made sure our stay went well.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome get away home

  • 5 of 5

It's a beautiful property and we had so much fun.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Dec-2016
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Squaw Valley
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
River Ranch
Nearest Ski
3 Miles
Squaw Valley
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
Lake Tahoe
Car: necessary

Just minutes from Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows, a short walk to the Truckee River, and a short drive to Lake Tahoe and historic Truckee, this property is ideally located for the myriad of outdoor activities available.

Other Activities: kayaking, snowmobiling, horseshoes, shopping, boating, snowboarding, wildlife viewing


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Olympic Valley, Lake Tahoe, CA

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
7 May 2018 - 24 May 2018
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Memorial Day Weekend
25 May 2018 - 27 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
Spring - 2
28 May 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
4th of July
1 Jul 2018 - 3 Jul 2018
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
4 Jul 2018 - 3 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
4 Sep 2018 - 20 Nov 2018
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Fall 2
21 Nov 2018 - 25 Nov 2018
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
26 Nov 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Christmas Week
22 Dec 2018 - 28 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
New Year's Week
29 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Winter 2018
5 Jan 2019 - 27 Apr 2019
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £371.3
Cleaning Fee £148.52

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Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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