Destination guide

The secluded area of Kirkwood awaits your stay

The mountains and lake provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Kirkwood. This city's skiing, hiking and snowboarding attract many visitors, as does its relaxing and romantic location. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Kirkwood

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Kirkwood a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kirkwood Mountain Resort (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Adventure Mountain (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Tahoe Paradise Golf Course (11.5 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Lake Tahoe Golf Course (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Magic Carpet Golf (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Kirkwood

Travellers enjoy Kirkwood for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in January, February, March or April, when snowfall averages 107.88 inches and temperatures average -9°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Kirkwood

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Kirkwood is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Washoe Meadows State Park (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Fallen Leaf Lake (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Pope Beach (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Bijou Community Park (17 mi / 27.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Kirkwood

The nearest airport is in Lake Tahoe, CA (TVL), located 14.1 mi (22.7 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Kirkwood?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 157 holiday lettings near Kirkwood. From 67 Flats to 20 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Kirkwood for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Kirkwood?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Kirkwood:

  • West Meadows: 73 holiday homes
  • Kirkwood Mountain Resort: 2,171 holiday homes
  • East Meadows: 105 holiday homes
  • Juniper Ridge: 100 holiday homes
  • Palisades: 94 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Kirkwood?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Kirkwood. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • TC Express Ski Lift: 1,762 holiday lettings
  • Snowkirk Ski Lift: 1,666 holiday lettings
  • Reut Ski Lift: 1,662 holiday lettings
  • Cornice Express Ski Lift: 1,661 holiday lettings
  • Caples Crest Ski Lift: 1,530 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Kirkwood listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Flats in Kirkwood?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 67 Flats in Kirkwood. Our other popular types of Kirkwood holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 20 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 55 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 20 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kirkwood?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Kirkwood. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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