The South Shore of Lake Tahoe is where much of the action can be found, be it water sports, golf, hiking, mountain biking and casinos – there’s everything here you could need for an unforgettable holiday. And that’s not forgetting the majestic scenery all around South Lake Tahoe vacation rentals.
If you head for a South Lake Tahoe self-catering vacation rental in the summer you’ll be able to spend time at some of the 17 lovely beaches found along the south shore. Here you’ll find resorts like Round Hill Pines Beach & Marina, which are packed with activities like jet skiing, yachting, parasailing and kayaking. On shore you’ll find all kinds of sports facilities, like swimming pools and tennis courts, to enjoy.
The winter months provide a completely different experience for visitors to South Lake Tahoe vacation accommodation – at this time of year the area becomes something of a winter sports paradise. The Heavenly Mountain Resort is absolutely essential, featuring no fewer than 97 runs, catering to beginner, intermediate and advanced ability levels. The slopes are also served by 30 different lifts, including a state of the art high-speed gondola. There’s also a lift from the lakeshore to the resort that offers unforgettable views at any time of the year.
Other activities available close to South Lake Tahoe vacation rentals include hiking and mountain biking along forest trails, with five state parks within easy reach. In summer you can also enjoy fishing, horseback riding, rafting and a round of golf at on e of the nearby courses. At all times of year gaming is popular here, with five casinos found along the south shore.
From your self-catering accommodation in South Lake Tahoe you could make for the North Shore, which is known to have a slightly, quieter, more laid-back feel. Here you could visit Tahoe City, which offers a farmers’ market at screens outdoor movies in the summer. You could also use the city as a base to explore the stunning backcountry and historical sites around the north shore.
South Lake Tahoe vacation accommodation is set in a destination with wide annual differences when it comes to weather. Summers are warm, with glorious weather from mid-June through to around mid-September. Winters are usually cold here, especially on higher ground where there’s enough snow for a long ski season.
Reno-Tahoe Airport (RON) is perhaps the easiest way to South Lake Tahoe self-catering vacation rentals. This destination can be reached from Houston (IAH), Los Angeles (LAX) and Chicago (ORD), which offer connections to the UK via British Airways.