The aptly named estate gets its heritage from the babbling creek that winds its way across this half-acre property located on a hillside in the highly sought-after North Lake Tahoe area. Towering Sugar Pines and Quaking Aspen trees engulf the property in nature’s bosom. The Utopian setting sets the stage for an uninhibited vacation rental experience in the Lake Tahoe area.
Towering White Firs and Ponderosa Pines flank this modern luxury marvel as you approach up the private driveway. A zen-like natural stone wall of water greets you as you walk up the covered walkway towards the entrance. The home, situated in one of Tahoe’s most sought-after neighborhoods, offers a stunning take on the Lake Tahoe “cabin” experience.
Open the unassuming doors into a grand entryway -- a voluminous foyer with gleaming marble floors. Above, the wood-beamed ceiling vaults majestically over walls of stone and wood. Overhead, a brass and iron chandelier hangs gracefully over flagstone and cherry wood steps that lead up and into the main living space.
Take the steps and round the corner where you’ll discover a grand great room with custom cabinetry filled with eclectic finds from around the world that glitter on one end, flanked by a fireplace on the other end. In front of you, a 10-person hand-honed Walnut wood dining table is surrounded by hand-carved wood chairs with fabric-backed armchairs at either end.
Rich Mahogany and deep Walnut accents fill the spectrum as you glide through the dazzling space towards a wall of glass on the other end of the entry. To the right, a cozy living space with more vaulted ceilings appears. Two of the three walls are filled with stone, one of them houses an oversized gas fireplace.
Overhead, a brass and chrome candelabra hangs gracefully above an earthy coffee table set with elegant white flowers. It’s surrounded by two brown leather sofas and two white fabric-backed armchairs, perfect for cozying up on with a riveting novel or an earthy red wine as a fire crackles in the space. On the floor, a grey-and-brown hued area rug floats effortlessly over the polished brown marble.
Off the main living space, you’ll discover a set of glass doors that lead you out onto a balcony that hovers over the valley of dense forest and towering Pine trunks that snake their way past you and up into the heavens. A gas barbecue provides ample opportunity for grilling up a storm outdoors where you can enjoy your meal on the outdoor dining space out on the deck in the spring and summer months, ideally suited for up to 8 guests.
Indoors, a chef’s dream kitchen awaits those that have culinary fantasies, filled with commercial grade top-of-the-line appliances. The black, granite-topped countertops of the center island swirl in perfect harmony with the custom cherry cabinetry beneath. The balance of the kitchen features light brown and cream countertops offset by deep rich walnuts. Overhead, a graceful candelabra hangs suspended over the center island.
Here, you’ll also discover a quaint 6-person breakfast nook surrounded by windows filled with forest and trees. Enjoy your morning cup of coffee here with the efforts of a built-in Miele espresso machine. Smell the rich aroma of coffee as the beans are grinded and the perfect blend of milk and foam makes its way into your cup. Nearby, watch the morning news on the hanging flat-screen television at this truly awe-inspiring cabin in Lake Tahoe’s scenic Squaw Valley.
On the main level, you’ll also discover a private home gym. Grab a quick workout in the morning and don’t miss a beat, even while on vacation here. The home gym is filled with free weights, a flat screen television, a gym-quality treadmill, an elliptical cross trainer and a bike. Break a sweat while you prepare for an exhilarating day on Tahoe’s nearby mountains, perfectly situated just minutes from your cabin.
When your group is ready to hit the slopes, head into the ski room with boot warmers, perfect for thawing out the ice on your return from a day spent skiing or snowboarding. The room provides ample storage for all your ski gear for the entire group, along with a large oversized basin sink for washing off the dirt and grime on your return. Benches in the room help you gather and put on all your gear, making it the ideal cabin in Lake Tahoe for winter sports enthusiasts.
Outdoors, you can descend a winding staircase from the main level down to a patio filled with flagstone. Here, you’ll find a gas-powered fire pit along with a heating outdoor hot tub, perfect for slipping into any day or night. Watch as steam rises into the cold Tahoe air as jets and bubbles blast into the luxurious tub. Sip a glass of champagne while toasting to the good life in this truly marvelous setting.
Here, nature surrounds you. Walls of Pine and Fir envelope the home in one of the most serene and sought-after settings on the planet. This truly is the epitome of good-life living in Lake Tahoe on one of the most pristine pieces of land in the entire area. Breathe in the crisp mountain air morning, noon or night. Smell the earthy forest that surrounds you. And soak in the escape from reality in a 5656 square foot (525 square meters) luxury cabin that perfectly blends into its surrounding environment.
Back inside, you’ll also discover a grand master suite on the main level. It’s one of 5 bedrooms the home has spread out amongst the main structure and its detached apartment. The master suite offers refined elegance. The cream-colored ornate headboard provides a stark contrast against the soaring black cement and iron filled walls that’s framed by sturdy towering wood beams, ending in a vault overhead.
Above, the ceilings pits and bends into various angles with a large picture window at one end of the room. The bed, floating over a muted brown-and-blue colored Persian-style rug provides a luxuriously-appointed hotel-style escape into the world of dreams. The hardwood cherry floors beneath end abruptly at the other end of the bed with a towering stone wall with a decorative fireplace.
The bed, flanked by two elegant black nightstands that are crowned by modern iron-and-glass light fixtures, belongs in the pages of a designer magazine. In the far corner, a fabric-backed armchair provides another ideal escape for an evening read or simply a place to sit back with a nightcap in hand. The room also boasts a large flat-screen television over a custom Oak wood armoire.
The room also houses a giant walk-in closet filled with custom cabinetry. The master bathroom en-suite features a large polished-metal soaker tub set against a wall filled with opaque blue-glass mosaic tiles for washing your cares away. Nearby, a dual-ended steam shower encased in stone fills the entire wall.
Downstairs, on the lower level, you’ll discover a red-velvet-topped pool table. Steps away from that, you’ll find the main house's second bedroom that’s ideally outfitted with another California King bed. Nearby, doors of glass lead you out towards the patio and forest in the distance. The room features another flat-screen television with an adjoining en-suite bathroom with a stand-alone shower.
A third guest room is also found on this lower level. This room boasts a cozy queen bed along with another flat-screen television. You’ll also find patio access through oversized glass doors in this room as well. The adjoining en-suite bathroom here features a shower-tub combination along with more walls filled with opaque glass tiles, along with designer fixtures and finishes.
Back near the entryway, a home office provides the perfect setting for catching up on emails or having the sporadic conference call in a private workspace environment. The room features a gunmetal glass-topped desk with a rolling black leather armchair floating over a gorgeous brown-and-cream-colored plush carpet. The room is flanked by a flat-screen televisions and two additional designer leather chairs.
The main level of the guest house also features a dedicated media room with a cozy fabric-backed sectional against a wall of glass windows that stream light in from the outdoors by day. Vaulted ceilings overhead with rich wood beams float over designer furnishings and a massive flat-screen television that fills the wall. A dedicated laundry room with state-of-the-art washer and dryer are also found on this level along with another bathroom with a stand-alone shower.
Floating above the main entrance, you’ll also discover a mezzanine loft-style space that features another large sectional, perfect for cozying up with a riveting suspense novel, along with a chess-backgammon table. Gather the entire family and enjoy some time together in one of the coziest areas of this luxurious Tahoe cabin.
The main house is connected to the detached apartment by a covered breezeway. Located just a few steps away, the detached apartment is the ideal setting for either traveling staff or teenagers. The apartment features two extra bedrooms. The first, which is the fourth bedroom in the entire home, features a generous California King bed floating over plush carpets
The room has grand picture windows along with another flat-screen television and an armchair. The second bedroom of the detached apartment, also the fifth bedroom of the home, features two additional twin beds and another flat-screen television. The bedrooms in the detached apartment share a bathroom with a stand-alone shower. Combined with the main house, the cabin can sleep a maximum of 10 guests very comfortably.
The best part? Location. Location. Location. This truly is the ideal setting for enjoying virtually everything that Lake Tahoe has to offer. Not only are you an easy drive away from the actual lake itself, but you’ll find yourself incredibly close to the slopes. Nearby, about 10 minutes away, is Squaw Peak and its slopes, with Scott Peak located just a bit further out.
As part of the InvitedHome experience, when you book this cabin, you’ll also gain access to our pre-arrival planning services. As the 28th fastest growing company on the Inc 500’s list, we know a thing or two about service. In fact, we compare ourselves more with a luxurious five-star hotel chain more so than we do with a vacation rental company. With nearly all of our homes under exclusive management, it goes without saying that we are meticulous in our approach, taking every last detail serious.
When you book with us, not only will you receive a dedicated manager to ensure that your stay goes without a hitch, but we’ll also be there for you, on the ground, should you need anything from us. We know just how important family getaways and vacations are. Don’t just trust anyone with your stay. InvitedHome truly provides an experience in Lake Tahoe that’s unrivaled by our competitors. Come experience everything that we have to offer. And we just know you’ll be convinced that we set the bar in luxury service for vacation rentals in the Lake Tahoe area and beyond.
Whether you need a gourmet chef to attend to your group, or a car rental, airport transfer services, or anything else, we’ll help you arrange it as part of our service to you. Looking for things to do in Lake Tahoe? We can help you with that as well. Want to find the best wildflower hikes or discover the best things to do in North Lake Tahoe in the winter? We can also assist with those. From skiing and snowboarding to arranging a reservation at a fine restaurant for your entire group, there’s a reason why everyone chooses InvitedHome over its rivals. Contact us today to book this Lake Tahoe cabin for your next getaway to the area.