All vacation rentals are very close to Sugar Bowl Ski Resort, Royal Gorge Ski Resort and Boreal Ski Resort. Located atop Donner Summit and very close to Lake Tahoe and Truckee, we can help you find a slower pace — a quieter time — a more relaxing vacation. Accommodations ranging from deluxe 2 bedroom condos to 5 bedroom/4 bath luxury mountain homes. Nestled around the mountain lakes of Serena and Dulzura, you will find the quiet serenity you have been looking for, along with the fulfillment of all your fun outdoor recreation needs, whether in winter or summer. The Serene Lakes area is located approximately 3 hours from the Bay Area and just 15 minutes west of the historic town of Truckee.