Countryside Escapes: Luxe Lake Tahoe Ski Retreat

This stunning retreat in Lake Tahoe is conveniently located on a resort skyway and has ski-in/ski-out access. The home was crafted with high-end finishes and smart-home technology and also includes 180-degree views from its mountaintop location. The lot also boasts a warming hut, which is perfect for relaxing in before or after a ski run.

Photo By: Vance Fox

Photo By: Vance Fox

Photo By: Vance Fox

Photo By: Vance Fox

Photo By: Vance Fox

Photo By: Vance Fox

Photo By: Vance Fox

Photo By: Vance Fox

Photo By: Vance Fox

Photo By: Vance Fox

Photo By: Vance Fox

Photo By: Vance Fox

Photo By: Vance Fox

Photo By: Vance Fox

Photo By: Vance Fox

Photo By: Vance Fox

Lake Tahoe Ski Getaway Exterior

This Lake Tahoe-area home is located directly on the skyway, which gives it ski-in/ski-out access to Northstar Ski Resort in a neighborhood of only 25 home sites. The gated community offers exclusivity and privacy, while the home's orientation on its lot provides 180 degree views.

Mountain Getaway with Brightly Lit Exterior

This Lake Tahoe ski getaway has a picturesque exterior that lights up the night, reflecting the fresh snow. The lodge-like home features a rustic-contemporary design and panoramic views.

Ski Getaway Front Facade

The front entrance to this Lake Tahoe-area home comes complete with a heated driveway. Thanks to its orientation on its lot, the rustic-contemporary home is afforded 180-degree mountain views.

Ski Getaway Living Room with 180-Degree Views

The living room of this Lake Tahoe-area ski getaway features 180-degree panoramic views from the floor-to-ceiling windows. Furnishings are clean-lined and classic with a contemporary, yet rustic feel. A streamlined fireplace brings warmth and coziness to the expansive space.

Ski Getaway Living Room with Stunning Views

A wall of glass extends to the peaked, cathedral-height ceiling in this expansive Lake Tahoe great room, overlooking a view as picture-perfect as a holiday card. This mountain home is directly on the skyway, allowing residents ski-in, ski-out access. The structure's orientation on its high-elevation lot offers 180-degree views.

Cozy Sitting Area in Ski Getaway Living Room

This sitting area is part of the living room, but offers a quiet, calm space for taking in the gorgeous mountain landscape. A pair of contemporary chairs team with a plush, animal fur rug that brings warmth to the vignette. Floor-to-ceiling windows offer unparalleled views.

Rustic-Contemporary Kitchen in Ski Getaway

The kitchen in this mountain home features rustic-contemporary styling and high-end finishes, with natural materials like wood, steel and stone used in clean, contemporary lines. Energy-efficient appliances and plumbing fixtures, as well as LED lighting, radiant floor heating and solar shades, are among the home's eco-friendly details. Soaring ceilings feature rich, dark wood tones, bringing warmth to the space.

Ski Getaway Dining Room With Table for Ten

The spacious, contemporary dining room makes this Lake Tahoe-area ski getaway perfect for large gatherings, with a table that seats 10. Rustic elements like the wood floors and ceiling blend with contemporary, clean-lined furniture. Antler-accented mirrors are both whimsical and appropriate to the setting.

Ski Getaway's Modern, Sleek Media Room

The casual and comfortable media room in this Lake Tahoe ski getaway features an extra-long modular sofa and a sturdy table perfect for game playing, puzzle building and casual dining. An integrated fireplace and wall-mounted TV are sleek and minimal on a long wall. The horizontal planes in the space draw the eye to the tall windows, which show off a spectacular mountain view.

Built-In Wet Bar in Lake Tahoe Ski Getaway

A contemporary bar in this California ski home features a textured tile backsplash, clean-lined cabinetry and dramatic lighting. Simple hanging-bulb pendants above the counter punctuate the room's uncluttered look.

Ski Getaway's Modern Master Bedroom

The cozy master bedroom in this Lake Tahoe ski getaway features a mix of modern, traditional and even tribal elements, like the graphic rug beneath two curvaceous armchairs. A geometric headboard is tall, providing graphic interest on a white wall. A modern halo light fixture doesn't interfere with the gorgeous mountain view outside the wall of windows.

Ski Getaway Master Bedroom with Fireplace

A cozy sitting area in the master bedroom of a Lake Tahoe ski retreat is oriented to take advantage of the beautiful views indoors and out. A sleek gas fireplace is built into the focal wall. Meanwhile, a large deck takes advantage of the home's 180-degree mountain vista.

Modern Master Bath in Ski Getaway

The luxurious master bathroom in this Lake Tahoe-area ski getaway features a free-standing tub surrounded by windows looking out to forest views. Facing vanities are sleek and modern, with broad mirrors, trough-like basin sinks and downlights below the floating vanity cabinets.

Ski Getaway Bunk Room with Double Beds

Custom double bunk beds offer plenty of sleeping space for young guests at this Lake Tahoe ski retreat. Rich, earthy colors fit with the woodsy setting. Clean lines blend with the home's rustic, yet contemporary architecture.

Modern Bathroom in Mountain Getaway

A bath in this Lake Tahoe ski getaway is minimal and modern, with a wall of tile forming the backdrop to a dramatically lit vanity and mirror. An integrated sink is sleek, and its horizontal line is echoed in the glass tiles.

Ski Getaway's Contemporary Warming Hut

This cozy, contemporary space, known as a warming hut, is connected to a luxurious Lake Tahoe home. It features sleeping quarters, a full bath, bar, ski locker room, fireplace, patio and hot tub. The house offers direct ski access and panoramic, 180-degree mountain views.

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