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Destination guide

Why people love visiting captivating South Lake Tahoe

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of South Lake Tahoe. This city's lake, skiing and casino gaming draw many visitors. Heavenly Ski Resort and Kirkwood Mountain Resort are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in South Lake Tahoe

Are you searching for things to do during your stay? Travellers enjoy fun activities like skiing, snowboarding and hiking. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes South Lake Tahoe a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Heavenly Ski Resort (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Kirkwood Mountain Resort (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Magic Carpet Golf (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Lake Tahoe Balloons (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Lake Tahoe Golf Course (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Bijou Golf Course (3 mi / 4.8 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe is a destination with activities spanning many seasons. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 27°F. To make the most of the cold weather activities, 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 mountains and other natural features in South Lake Tahoe

Travellers appreciate the panoramic lake views and pristine beaches, which is just a taste of what South Lake Tahoe has to offer. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, South Lake Tahoe is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pope Beach (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Bijou Community Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Regan Beach (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • El Dorado Beach (2.6 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Campground by the Lake (2.6 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Washoe Meadows State Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around South Lake Tahoe

Fly into Lake Tahoe, CA (TVL), the closest airport, located 1.5 mi (2.4 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Truckee, CA (TKF-Truckee Tahoe), which is 29 mi (46.7 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around South Lake Tahoe?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,616 holiday lettings around South Lake Tahoe. From 336 cabins to 1,372 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.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to South Lake Tahoe?

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 South Lake Tahoe:

  • Tahoe Paradise: 1,477 holiday homes
  • Tahoe Tyrol: 588 holiday homes
  • Tahoe Island: 319 holiday homes
  • Angora Highlands: 15 holiday homes
  • Pioneer Trail: 1,536 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 South Lake Tahoe?

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

  • Heavenly Mountain Gondola: 3,215 holiday lettings
  • Heavenly Village: 1,891 holiday lettings
  • South Lake Tahoe Ice Arena: 3,274 holiday lettings
  • Valhalla at Lake Tahoe: 3,399 holiday lettings
  • Ski Run Marina: 3,267 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around South Lake Tahoe listed on HomeAway.co.uk 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 Cabins in South Lake Tahoe?

Yes, of course. HomeAway.co.uk offers 336 Cabins in South Lake Tahoe. Our other popular types of South Lake Tahoe holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 1,372 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 336 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 421 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in South Lake Tahoe?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 784 holiday homes with pool available in South Lake Tahoe. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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