Destination guide

Delight in the lush landscape of Emigrant Gap

The forests and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Emigrant Gap. This city has something for everyone. 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 Emigrant Gap

Are you hoping to discover 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 check out everything that Emigrant Gap has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Royal Gorge Cross Country Ski Resort (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Scotts Flat Lake (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Boreal Mountain Resort (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Sugar Bowl (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Tahoe Donner Downhill Ski Area (20.9 mi / 33.7 km)
  • Lucchesi Vineyards and Winery (22.1 mi / 35.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Emigrant Gap

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Emigrant Gap is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Little Bear Creek Tree Farm (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Sons of Norway Recreation Center (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Scotts Flat Lake (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Malakoff Diggins State Historic Park (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Donner Lake (20.1 mi / 32.4 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Emigrant Gap

Fly into Truckee, CA (TKF-Truckee Tahoe), the closest airport, located 26.3 mi (42.3 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Emigrant Gap?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 75 holiday lettings near Emigrant Gap. From 48 Houses to 22 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Emigrant Gap is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Emigrant Gap?

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 Emigrant Gap:

  • Soda Springs Mountain Resort: 35 holiday homes
  • Donner Lake Woods: 88 holiday homes
  • Serene Lakes: 377 holiday homes
  • Sugar Bowl Resort: 1,778 holiday homes
  • Boreal Mountain Resort: 1,770 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 Emigrant Gap?

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

  • Underground Gold Miners Museum: 102 holiday lettings
  • Royal Gorge Cross Country Ski Resort: 3,131 holiday lettings
  • Sons of Norway Recreation Center: 170 holiday lettings
  • Big Springs Gardens: 75 holiday lettings
  • Off Broadstreet Theatre: 158 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Emigrant Gap 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 Houses in Emigrant Gap?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 48 Houses in Emigrant Gap. Our other popular types of Emigrant Gap holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 22 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Emigrant Gap?

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

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