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Spacious Family Friendly Home in Reno/Tahoe Area

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom, Sleeps 6

Large three bedroom, two bathroom vacation getaway in park-like setting on an acre of land surrounded by 18 Oak trees. Includes game room with ping pong table and pinball machine.

Our home has a fully equipped kitchen, outdoor barbecue, televisions with DVD player and a selection of older and contemporary films. With an acre of grass and trees, it's peaceful and quiet here.

We are just 40 minutes from Lake Tahoe and Sierra Nevada ski resorts and 10 minutes from downtown Reno.

There's trout fishing and summer swimming in the Truckee River just a mile walk or drive from the house. And nestled near the foot of the Sierra's, it's a gateway to summer fun either in the mountains or to the east in the high desert. It's a great home base for the Reno/Tahoe area.

Sorry, but WE DO NOT ALLOW PETS OR PARTIES, RECEPTIONS, WEDDINGS OR OTHER GROUPS.

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Reno in Washoe County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 11:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 15:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • We expect that you will do your dishes while you are here and load your last load of dishes into the dishwasher.
  • Please do not feed neighbor's horses.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(25 traveller reviews)

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Spacious Family Friendly Home in Reno/Tahoe Area
average rating of 4.8 based on 25 reviews
5

Serene escape at a beautiful property

  • 5 of 5

The property was 100 times better than the photos described. It was a great escape for the holidays. All amenities provided in the home. Very clean and good entertainment for the whole family. The lack of WiFi was great for family presence and connection. The owner was amazing with awesome communication and advice. We look forward to staying in the home on future trips.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Awesome family friendly, comfortable home with everything we needed!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here over the Christmas holiday and hosted some family from California for dinner. We couldn't have asked for anything better. The home is spacious, comfortable, clean, has a large fenced yard, fun game room, and the kitchen had everything we needed to prepare and enjoy a Christmas dinner for 14 people. It was by far the best stocked rental home we've rented. The location was perfect, just outside of town and very quiet, yet close to everything. The owner was very responsive to questions and flexible with our family coming from out of town. We had a fantastic time here and would not hesitate to stay again. My only issue, though minor, was that there was no curtain on the master bath shower and the window looked right into the backyard. We had to make sure no one was in the yard or walking up to the front door when showering.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great, bright, spacious house!

  • 5 of 5

We had the best experience here. The house is very well stocked, with anything you could possibly need. The games room is full of books, puzzles, board games, children's toys, not to mention the ping pong table and pinball machine! Beds were extremely comfortable. Location is amazing. On site laundry was a huge bonus! And the owners could not have been kinder, more responsive, or more hospitable. We loved Reno and had a wonderful time. Can't wait to visit again!

  • Review Submitted: 26-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great spot. Country property but close to everything around.

  • 4 of 5

Good for groups, lots of beds for comfortable lodging. Large yard and patio to lounge around outside and a big game room. Would recommend!

  • Review Submitted: 12-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Spacious, clean, comfortable and peaceful.

  • 5 of 5

We had a group of 7 (4 adults and 3 kids ages 2, 3, 5)....and this place was perfect for our weekend trip to Reno for the Rib Cookoff. An awesome game room with pinball, ping pong and lots of kids toys.

The layout was great and was much larger than anticipated. HUGE backyard with tons of shade.

Overall this place was just what we needed and had all the key amenities. No wifi, but in some ways that was a welcomed escape from iPads, etc.

Very close to stores, freeway and not too far from all the fun Reno has to offer. Location is quiet, spread out and in a very nice neighborhood.

Would definitely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

great house

  • 5 of 5

well equipped house, comfortable, quiet, and great location. very peaceful neighborhood. we made do with one of us sleeping on a couch. sleeper couch and wi-fi would be nice. would not hesitate to rent again.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Owner

Elizabeth Oakley
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
12 February, 2018

About Elizabeth Oakley

We are: a writer and photojournalist, school administrator and a nurse. We grew up in the area and attended the university here. Now we each have families of our own and live in the San Francisco Bay Area and Sacramento area.

Elizabeth Oakley purchased this house in 1976

What makes this house unique

The unique benefits of this house are its rural setting, but it is also close to town. The acre of grass and trees give it a quiet, outdoorsy feel. The game room with a ping pong table and pinball machine, books and board games provide indoor fun.

Location

Nearest Airport
9 Miles
Reno-Tahoe International Airport
Nearest Train
4 Miles
Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Interstate 80
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Walden's Coffee House, Bueno Grill
Nearest Ski
40 Miles
Squaw Valley USA
Nearest Beach
40 Miles
Sand Harbor State Beach
Car: recommended

Our home is just outside of Reno, at the base of the Sierra Nevada's and about 5 minutes from the Truckee River. Lake Tahoe and all the world famous ski resorts are just a 40 minute drive away. Reno also has casinos and numerous year round events. Sorry but WE DO NOT ALLOW PETS OR PARTIES, RECEPTIONS, WEDDINGS OR OTHER EVENTS.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Reno, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£445
for 2 nights
From
£178
£1,211
£3,651
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £89.05
Refundable Damage Deposit £356.2

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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