Located in the heart of Carnelian Bay on Lake Tahoe’s north shore, this updated, A-frame cabin-style retreat offers the perfect Lake Tahoe getaway in a quiet, serene alpine setting. This 3-bedroom, 3-bathroom home sleeps up to 10 guests between 2 private bedrooms, a separate studio apartment over the garage, and an extra sleeping space in the loft.
The thoughtfully decorated 2100 square-foot home features stunning floor-to-ceiling windows, which flood the space with natural light and invite you to take in the beautiful natural surroundings. Peeled pine log accents, plush furnishings, and a stone-framed fireplace add character and warmth to the polished aesthetic. Enjoy stunning views from multiple decks, a barbecue on the main deck, and a flat-screen TV in every room, ensuring you won't miss out on any recreation or entertainment. You’ll also love soaking in the hot tub under a star-filled sky after a day of adventures. The property also boasts a large, fenced-in backyard, perfect for those who are bringing their pets along!
Situated upstairs, the primary bedroom boasts a private balcony and ensuite bathroom with a walk-in shower. An additional private bedroom is well-appointed with comfortable bedding and a flat-screen TV. There's an extra sleeping space furnished with two twin beds in the home’s loft. The detached guest apartment sits above a separate garage, away from the main house. Inside you'll find comfortable furnishings, including a queen-size bed, two twin-size beds, a seating area with a small TV, and a compact café table. The studio comes with a full bathroom featuring a soaking tub and a walk-in shower. It also offers a private balcony with stunning lake views.
Outdoor enthusiasts will appreciate the abundance of hiking and biking trails in the neighborhood, with a trailhead just a few blocks away from the property. It’s no secret that world-class skiing is only a short drive away. Northstar, Alpine Meadows, and Squaw Valley are all within easy reach, as are some of Lake Tahoe's most beautiful beaches.
Whether you're in search of exciting adventures or a tranquil mountain retreat, Ember Ridge Retreat provides a complete package.
SILVER LEVEL PROPERTY
• Approx 2100 Square Feet (including studio above garage)
• Private Hot tub
• Gas Fireplace in Living Area
• Gas BBQ (seasonal)
• Television in each bedroom
• Well-traveled dogs (2 maximum) welcome (fee applies)
ABOUT THE AREA
Nestled by the stunning Lake Tahoe, Carnelian Bay is a special place that captures hearts with its history, beauty, and charm. Originally named after its colorful shoreline, this lakeside town has become a beloved spot for dog lovers, kayakers, paddleboarding enthusiasts, and sunset seekers. Situated between Tahoe City and Kings Beach, Carnelian Bay invites you to relax and soak in its laid-back atmosphere.
Immerse yourself in the enchanting waters of Lake Tahoe, where Carnelian Bay reigns as a paradise for paddleboarding. And when it's time to unwind, treat yourself to a signature "Wet Woody" on the expansive deck of Gar Woods Grill & Pier.
At Patton Landing, a three-acre pebbly beach, relaxation and leisure await. Waterman's Landing tempts you with its gourmet coffee house and full-service café, ensuring your cravings are satisfied. The beach provides a free "car top" boat launch, making it easy for you to embark on aquatic adventures. Plus, don't worry about leaving your furry friend behind—Fido is welcome on the eastern portion of the beach and the café's deck, making it a true paradise for both humans and their four-legged companions.
In winter, Carnelian Bay becomes a getaway to a magical wonderland. Just 15 minutes away, Northstar offers access to nearly 100 trails and over 3,000 skiable acres. If you're up for more winter sports and want to explore further, Palisades Tahoe and Homewood are just a convenient 20-minute drive away, offering even more opportunities to embrace the excitement of winter and immerse yourself in Lake Tahoe's stunning mountain landscapes.
POLICIES & DISCLOSURES
1. Maximum Day Time & Night Time Occupancy is 8 Adults and 2 additional children.
2. Parking for 4 vehicles. Street parking is prohibited year-round.
3. 4WD vehicles are strongly advised during the winter months.
4. The guest studio can only be accessed from a separate outdoor entrance.
5. Due to Extreme Fire Danger – The use of ANY outdoor firepit or fireplace is strictly prohibited at any of our rental properties. We appreciate your understanding and cooperation as we work to keep our community safe from wildfires.
Placer County STR Permit Number STR22-5351
Placer County Good Neighbor Flyer