Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Tahoe Vista is ready to explore

The lake, beaches and mountains display a scene truly unique to Tahoe Vista. Renowned for its skiing, hiking and kayaking, this city welcomes all visitors. Northstar California Resort and Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Tahoe Vista

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Tahoe Vista has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Northstar California Resort (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Old Brockway Golf Course (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Kings Beach Miniature Golf (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Tahoe Cross Country Ski Area (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Big Springs Gondola (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Tahoe Vista

Tahoe Vista is a destination with activities spanning many seasons. If you're planning a holiday around the weather, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 28°F. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in January, February, March or November, when snowfall averages 110.55 inches and temperatures average -9°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Tahoe Vista

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Tahoe Vista is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kings Beach State Recreation Area (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Brockway Summit (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Stateline Lookout (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Commons Beach Park (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Sand Harbor (7.1 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Lake Tahoe-Nevada State Park (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Tahoe Vista

The nearest airport is in Truckee, CA (TKF-Truckee Tahoe), located 7.6 mi (12.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Reno, NV (RNO-Reno-Tahoe Intl.), which is 23.5 mi (37.8 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Tahoe Vista?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,785 holiday lettings around Tahoe Vista. From 244 cabins to 1,271 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a mountain-view property in Tahoe Vista?

Have a look at that view! That's what you'll find yourself saying when you head for the hills and enjoy a dreamy high-altitude escape. HomeAway has 983 alpine holiday rentals available. Alternatively, you may like to try a different sort of holiday setting. HomeAway has no lack of choices, including:

  • 442 lake-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 427 mountainside holiday accommodation options.
  • 322 resort holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Tahoe Vista?

If you're searching for a home away from home for your holiday, renting a house is a great idea. You and your group will have loads of space for all sorts of getaway activities. There are 1,426 houses available on HomeAway. Prices start from £86 a night. If that doesn't fit with your crew's taste, we have a range of different self-catering accommodation options to choose from, such as:

  • Condo: 874 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £58 per night.
  • Townhome: 237 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £96 per night.
  • Cabin: 224 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £95 per night.

Can I stay in Tahoe Vista in a large group?

Whether you're going on a getaway with the extended family or spending a week away with all your old school friends, it's a whole lot of fun being in a new place together! And the good news is that HomeAway has options that'll suit. House holiday rentals are the preferred option here for big groups of travellers. Our extensive database presently has 380 available. If you are hoping to stay in a larger group, the rental properties that can cater to you include:

  • If yours is a party of 8, we have 768 properties suitable for that size. Spend a night from just £87.
  • If you've got 6 in your family, you'll be happy to learn that there are 606 rental accommodation perfect. The starting price is £58 per night.
  • Searching for rentals catering to 10 people? You'll be thrilled to hear we have 441 that will fit the bill. You can get one for as little as £128 a night.

So don't fear! When you book with us you'll be able to bring your mom, your cousins and all your mates to Tahoe Vista.

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Tahoe Vista?

Those narrow hotel hallways are no place to spend your precious holiday moments! Explore our budget-friendly holiday rentals now and make sure everyone in your group has room to move. When it comes to discovering a great deal, the first place you look should be Tahoya Shores. Here, HomeAway has 104 holiday rentals at an average price of £224 per night. Another 200 HomeAway holiday rentals are available in or around Squaw Valley Resort. With an average price of £232 per night, you're sure to snatch a deal worth boasting to your friends about.

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