About Us


Comfortable living spaces

Enjoy warm, welcoming living areas throughout the day and evening, including great-room with a wood burning fireplace, library and game area, TV/DVD, and 30-foot deck facing forest and lake. After dinner, star gaze in the outdoor hot tub, enjoy a family game or movie, or fall asleep reading before the fire..


Charming guest rooms

Guest rooms are warmed by gas fireplaces. Each with private bath with shower, private entrance, window seats with forest views, snuggly bathrobes and high-end linens. Queen-size beds are wrought iron and wood, four-poster, or sleigh. Rooms have comfy chairs with reading lights. . . flat screen TVs with cable and complimentary WiFi.


Breakfast worth getting up for

Enjoy a gourmet breakfast of eggs, breakfast meats, home-baked breads, fresh fruits and juices, coffee and tea, or a simpler “early bird” meal, served in the dining area or on our deck facing the lake. Vegetarian diets and food allergies accommodated.


Lakeside and so close to everything

Located across the street from Donner Lake at the “Crossroads.” Three to nine miles from Sugar Bowl, Northstar, Donner Ski Ranch, Boreal, Soda Springs, Royal Gorge and Tahoe Donner. 14 miles to Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows. Four miles to historic Truckee shopping and restaurants. 17 miles to Lake Tahoe .38 miles to Reno.


Personal attention

Due to our intimate size, let us pamper you by providing you. We welcome you with warm goodies, and provide afternoon snacks and beverages. We can help you arrange a distinctive Donner stay – from simple gestures like a favorite wine or a special bouquet awaiting you, to the exceptional such as catered events, in-room spa treatments, and more.


The ideal venue for small groups

Our five guest rooms and cozy living areas lend themselves to group overnight stays, wedding parties, business gatherings, weekend seminars, outdoors clubs, and family reunions. Let us arrange catered meals or make reservations at one of Truckee ’s many fine restaurants.