Unparalleled Truckee-Tahoe vacation experience
The Richardson House boasts a rich history with the splendor of an incredible remodel
December 9, 2010, Truckee, CA - - Built when Truckee was a Wild West railroad town, The Richardson House is an architectural gem that boasts a rich history yet, at the same time, offers visitors a vacation home with modern conveniences.
The newly transformed two-story Victorian is just steps from award-winning restaurants and within a short drive of world-renown ski resorts, making it the ideal location for a memory-making weekend or weeklong vacation with friends and family members. Travelers on a ski or Christmas holiday will find that The Richardson House is like no other. Six private bedrooms with connecting bathrooms make The Richardson House both an extraordinary and affordable lodging alternative for friends and families.
The Richardson House, complete with the Truckee Experience Card (explained below), on-site caretaker and concierge services, offers a unique winter special through January 2011. The House is available for 50% off holiday rates at just $4,100 for a full week (not including taxes and cleaning charge this comes to less than $115 per couple/bedroom per night for the week rental). For reservations and information on shorter stays, call (530) 563-6874.
Chelsea Walterscheid, Truckee Donner Historical Society’s President, explains, “No details were missed in the meticulous restoration of The Richardson House. Antique furnishings, Victorian textures and inviting hues engage the senses at every turn. The Richardson House provides a truly unique experience. Each bedroom has a distinct character and provides historical ambience, luxury and comfort.”
Guests especially enjoy The Richardson House’s exclusive perks: The Truckee Experience Card includes complimentary gifts such as a wine and cheese tasting at Moody’s Bistro and Lounge, a sparkling mimosa at locals’ favorite place for brunch - Squeeze In, bath soap from Riverstone Home Gifts, crunchy dog cookie from Scraps and deals from Burger Me and Truckee Tea Company. In addition, guests can take advantage of concierge services ranging from historical walking tours to scheduling massages and private dinner parties.
GIVING BACK - The Truckee Donner Historical Society is please to have an exclusive partnership with The Richardson House. A portion of all bookings for the six-bedroom vacation home, which comfortably sleeps 12, will be donated to the Historical Society. By partnering with The Richardson House, the Historical Society can continue to fulfill its mission to discover, procure and preserve the history of Truckee and surrounding area.
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Nicole Cheslock, NC Communications, (415) 902-8494,
Chelsea Walterscheid, The Richardson House, (530) 563-6874,