About This Listing
Conveniently located on the Northstar California resort just a 10-minute walk or free shuttle ride the shops, restaurants, and gondola in the village, our cozy, clean, modern condo is a great home base for all kinds of Tahoe activities -- hiking, biking, skiing, snowshoeing, etc.
There's plenty of room to relax, cook a great meal in the well-equipped kitchen, and dine with friends and family.
Our beautiful and luxurious two bedroom, one and one half bath condo, is ideally located in Gold Bend in Northstar, a four season resort.
A Treat: The condo is redecorated and the kitchen is remodeled, for your enjoyment. Our condo accommodates 4-6 people, with a queen bed in the master bedroom, a twin-over-full bunk bed in the second bedroom, and a pull-out sofa in the living room. One full bath includes a Jacuzzi tub and a second half bath provides more access.
Enjoy: All amenities are in place to ensure that your stay is most comfortable. The views from the living room and deck are beautiful. You look out and see the forest covered mountains. If you are not a skier or snow boarder, you may relax by sitting by the fireplace and taking in the peaceful and scenic views.
Easy: In order to add to your enjoyment of our condo, we provide cleaning prior to your arrival, and after your departure. We provide cookware, bedding, towels, paper goods, soaps and detergents. You may enjoy the Northstar Recreation Center with pools, hot tubs, saunas, fitness room and game room.
Adventure: Located in the world-class Northstar resort where you can ski, snowboard, hike, golf, play tennis, swim, ice skate, mountain bike, workout in the fitness center, and simply enjoy a variety of shops and restaurants in the Northstar Village.
The condo has a well-equipped kitchen with modern appliances, a spacious dining area, a cozy sitting area with a large tv (with cable, wifi internet, and a game console), a warm natural wood fireplace, washer and dryer, storage areas for gear, and a jacuzzi-style bathtub. Guests also have access to the large pools, hot tubs, exercise room, saunas, and game room at the rec center just 10 minutes away. Plenty of free parking is available to all condo guests as well.
Pine Bough is in a very cozy area at Northstar, away from all the village traffic and parking lots, but close enough to walk to the shops, restaurants, ice rink, rec center, and gondola. It's also nestled in a wooded area -- perfect for snowplay in the winter, and right on the resort's hiking trail system, so you can wander the woods on well-marked trails right from home base.
There's plenty of free parking near the condo. There is also a free shuttle stop just 100 yards from Pine Bough. The ride to/from the village is less than 10 minutes. In the village, you can transfer to other buses, including those going to downtown Truckee, Kings Beach, and other points of interest around Tahoe.
No: smoking or pets. No crazy parties, and please, no more than 6 people overnight.
Yes: have fun and relax! We love our home-away-from-home and ask that you respect it as if it was yours too.
Check in: 4pm Check out: 11am
We had another great trip to Northstar - Jeff and Michele's place always exceeds expectations!
As always, we had a fantastic week at Jeff and Michele's place. It's perfectly appointed, very comfortable, and in a great location. My boys and I had blast skiing Northstar over the holiday weekend - and the apres ski in the townhouse. Thanks again!
The five of use had a really nice 10 days over the holidays. Very comfortable and cozy living room with a nice fireplace. Incredible kitchen that we cooked great dinners in every night. The granite kitchen island was perfect for all the preparations, and there was ample tableware, along with cooking pots and pans, and more. The dining table was more than big enough for the 5 of us.
We loved the convenience of the all-day Northstar shuttle service to the village and slopes. The shuttle stop was a very short walk (3 minutes?) from the unit. The gym (also accessible by shuttle) was a huge plus, including its family hot/warm tub that we took the 3 year old to. Though we could've used more space for our belongings, we we able to make it work. It was a nice, homey environment surrounded by trees and nature. It was well stocked with the basic necessities, which you don't always encounter. Overall, it was really relaxing, enjoyable, and convenient.
Note that we did not notice any issues with heater noises that we'd read about in other reviews. Our 3 year old slept soundly and loved getting to be in the top bunk.
We loved the place!before getting there, I was a little concerned about being a bit far away from the village, but as the listing said, it is only a short walk and distance was absolutely not an issue. If anything, it was better not to be in the super busy/loud area. The condo is large and felt very homy. I was a bit surprised not to have much closet space available for our stuff but we made it work, no pb. I would absolutely recommend the place to all. My daughters and I would definitely stay there again. Like everyone else, we particularly appreciated the kitchen. Very important to us ;-).
Everything was perfectly organized and prepared for our arrival. Was perfect for our weekend events at the Ritz, and will definitely be back again. Thanks!
About the Host, Jeff And Michele
We are an active, fun-loving, food-loving, friendly family from the SF Bay Area. Jeff works in the hubbub of silicon valley and Michele is a teacher and family therapist. We enjoy the Lake Tahoe region so much, we spend a lot of time there hiking, splashing around the lakes, riding our boards on the mountains, and just relaxing. The natural beauty of the Sierra's is amazing and truly unbeatable. We own a cute condo on the Northstar California resort just a few minutes walk from the village, and we like to chill and entertain friends and family there during every season. We're happy share this haven with like-minded people from time to time, so let us know if you're interested. Thanks!
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