The rain tapering off *crosses fingers** in the Greater Bay Area means several things — warmer and sunnier days in most places, and continued snow in Tahoe. Either way, there’s no better time for a local group getaway. All of these vacation rentals are pet-friendly, accommodate at least six people, are available to book in May and have either a pool, hot tub or nearby ocean access. What else do need? Here’s a sample of the properties available — click through for more and happy booking!
Feature image: Glen Ellen VRBO rental
Aside from the private saltwater pool and attached spa, this Cloverdale property boasts a grape vine-covered pergola, grill and spacious redwood deck, perfect for entertaining and soaking in the dazzling surrounding views. Anything but isolated, guests can also find wine tasting and Michelin-star dining nearby.
High, vaulted ceilings and skylights — check. A wood-burning fireplace and fantastic tree views from every window — check. Fire pit and hot tub — check! And if you want to venture out, Agate Beach is just a mile away, along with hiking, picnicking, surfing, kayaking, fishing, plus plenty of shopping and dining conveniently located as well.
This completely updated custom home has been freshly furnished with all new beds, linens and kitchenware — be among the first to enjoy it! Relax in several verdant areas that surround the home, or by the fire pit located in the front yard near the entry. Guests can also dine al fresco under heat lamps on the enclosed back patio, or step into town for world-class dining.
Bordering Skylandia State Park, this home is the ideal basecamp. Follow the wooded trail less than 1,000 feet away (4 min walk) and you will arrive at the hidden gem of North Lake Tahoe: Skylandia Beach. This gorgeous, sandy beach has a public pier, picnic with BBQ, and stunning views of Lake Tahoe. The house itself has a “C shape” functional layout ideal for housing multiple families, with two private units connected by a shared bunk room. Let the party begin!