Entire home/apt
2 Guests
1 Bedroom
2 Beds
Per Night
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About this listing

"Green" Off-Grid Glass House
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The Space
Accommodates: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 2
Check In: Anytime after 3PM
Check Out: 11AM
Room type: Entire home/apt


Cleaning Fee: $65
Weekly discount: 8%
Cancellation: Strict


The Space

Grass Valley Award-winning "green" lakefront retreat on 8 secluded acres of forest. Nestled in the Sierras the glass walls of this contemporary home completely open to the forest and magnificent lake views. Featured in Sunset Magazine, completely off-grid, this showcase home is perfect for a romantic getaway. Private trail to lake and canoe for guests' use. 10 minutes from historic gold rush towns.

Designed by renowned architect, Michelle Kaufmann. See our lotus lake house website for guest reviews. "Build it Green" and "Keep the Sierras Green" certification.


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House Rules
Check-in is after 3PM

no smoking. Low carbon footprint requested as we are eco-friendly and off-grid.

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Safety Features
Smoke Detector
First Aid Kit

2 nights minimum stay
"Green" Off-Grid Glass House
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Your Host

Barrie & Tod

Barrie & Tod

San Francisco, California, United States · Member since March 2010

Our eco-friendly vacation home was a labor of love. We care deeply about the environment and are thrilled to have this unique off-grid retreat to escape to and to share with others. After a 2 year sabbatical living in Europe, doing volunteer work and taking art classes, Barrie has returned to the high tech Silicon Valley world. Tod has an off grid consulting business and a small manufacturing start up.

We need your input to finalize the design for our own mountain biker course, right on our own property. if you are an expert mountain biker, please come visit and help us detail the course. We have room for one twisty downhill and one straight downhill of 25-30% grade, so speed and technical sections.

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