Nestled peacefully in the Sierra Nevada mountains up in Northern California is the historic town of Truckee. It was always an outdoorsman’s paradise, but these days it has expanded into something much more. Downtown Truckee in particular has evolved to be a bustling hub of good food, shopping, and entertainment, making it an ideal location to spend time in and take in the local culture. You’ll find a variety of events happening year-round, and you can’t miss out on all of the wine tastings and art galleries that help make the town so special.
As wonderful as downtown Truckee is, there’s also a host of outdoor activities available to you no matter when you choose to visit. Whether you prefer to stay active and go on intense hikes, or you’d rather go on a peaceful nature walk, it’s all right there waiting for you. Don’t forget to check out our home rentals in Truckee CA near ski resorts if you decide to visit during winter, as the area provides some unforgettable experiences for skiers and snowboards both new and old.
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Downtown Truckee Right on Your Front Doorstep
Our Central Truckee CA home rentals all have quick and easy access to downtown Truckee. You’ll be able to walk right into town whenever the mood strikes you, and you won’t even have to worry about driving into town or driving back home if you’ve had a long night experiencing the nightlife in town. The city has done a remarkable job of not losing touch with its Old West charm while still evolving into a lively, modern version of itself, and groups of all sizes will certainly find something to do.
Coffee Houses and Espresso Bars
Get your hands on a nice, warm cup of coffee to get your day going. Especially delicious and warming during those colder winter months, you’ll find that the local coffee houses focus on delivering high-quality products straight from the farm to your hands.
The aptly named Coffeebar is an Italian-themed coffee shop that serves a variety of organic brews like coffee and espresso, and they’ve also included other great drinks like loose leaf tea, chai, Italian sodas, and more. Additionally, all of the pastries, panini sandwiches, fresh gelato, handmade crepes make this a spot where you can sit down and grab a bite if you aren’t in a hurry to get anywhere. Come see why their Master Roaster, Carl Staub, is a world-renowned name in the world of coffee.
Wild Cherries Coffee House
Often referred to by locals as “The Center of the Universe,” Wild Cherries Coffee House has built a name for themselves as a central hub where you can expect a welcoming environment for everyone. Fresh, local food and great coffee are their uncompromising focus, and they even have unique blends you’ll only find there. Stop in and you’ll feel welcome in Truckee.
International Cuisine in Truckee
There are a few international options to grab a meal at while you’re visiting, and you shouldn’t miss out on the chance to check them out. These Sushi and fine Italian restaurants are waiting for your visit:
Placed right in the heart of Downtown Truckee, this is the spot if you have a taste for Italian cuisine. Homemade pasta and delicious Italian foods have been served at this location since 1998, and they show no signs of stopping. Their menu is extensive, and you can always find something new to try with their nightly special and rotating wine list.
Drunken Monkey Sushi
Sushi always makes for a great snack or meal because of the wide variety of sizes you can order it in. Their fresh fish is to die for, and their head chef, Osamu Okamoto, boasts over twenty years of both Asian and French cuisine experience in addition to plenty of knowledge with regards to gluten-free and vegetarian meals. You can expect to find some sushi mainstays in addition to the creative innovations of the head chef.
Amenities at our Truckee CA Home Rentals
Our home rentals in Truckee CA are all built with comfort in mind. You’ll have plenty of space to make yourself at home in, and since our portfolio has homes from two to four bedrooms, you’ll be able to bring groups of all sizes along with you. We know there’s plenty to do downtown, but once you see these homes, you might never want to leave.
A house isn’t a home without a fully furnished kitchen, so we’ve made sure that all of our homes come equipped with state-of-the-art appliances so that people of all skill levels of cooking will have everything they need to make up some snacks or a full feast. There’s plenty of places to stock up on groceries just around the corner, so you’ll be able to cook up whatever your heart desires.
Make the most of the peace and quiet on those nights you don’t feel like hitting the town, but still want to get that fresh air, by using the BBQ gas grills we provide. Cook up your favorite lunch or dinner while you admire the picturesque views that surround you and soak up that clean mountain air.
We didn’t forget to include the washer and dryer either. Every vacation home in the area comes with its own pair so you can make sure you’re keeping all of your possessions nice and clean regardless of how long you’re booked up for.
Your Sierra Nevada Getaway Is Waiting
Downtown Truckee is so full up with things for you to do that you’ll love exploring it yourself. Our suggestions all come highly recommended, but you’ll definitely find that unique experience waiting out there for you during your stay. Book your vacation home with us now to get that Truckee vacation rolling. Contact us today!