Destination guide

The charming city of Tahoma awaits you

The lake, parks and forests are the perfect backdrop to your holiday home in Tahoma. This romantic and relaxing city is well known for its hiking, snowboarding and skiing. Heavenly Ski Resort and Northstar California Resort are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Tahoma

Do you want to find things to do during your stay? Travellers enjoy fun activities like hiking and skiing. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Tahoma a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Heavenly Ski Resort (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Northstar California Resort (15.6 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Homewood Mountain Resort (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Granlibakken Resort Ski Area (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Tahoe City Golf Course (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Alpine Meadows Ski Resort (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Tahoma

Travellers enjoy Tahoma for its skiing. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in January, February, March or April, when snowfall averages 142.75 inches and temperatures average -7°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Tahoma

Travellers love Tahoma for its panoramic lake views and beautiful parks. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Tahoma 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:

  • Ed Z'berg Sugar Pine Point State Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Meeks Bay Beach (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • D. L. Bliss State Park (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Emerald Bay State Park (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Inspiration Point (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Commons Beach Park (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Tahoma

The nearest airport is in Lake Tahoe, CA (TVL), located 13.4 mi (21.5 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 18.7 mi (30 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Tahoma?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,939 holiday lettings around Tahoma. From 426 cabins to 426 cottages, 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 Tahoma?

Colossal and mysterious, mountains are some of the most ruggedly breathtaking landmarks on Earth. If you've ever longed to try mountain living, we've got you covered. HomeAway has no less than 1,124 mountain holiday rentals available. Of course, that might not be your style. Fortunately, HomeAway has heaps of other choices, including:

  • 508 lake-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 411 beach holiday accommodation options.
  • 374 lakeside holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Tahoma?

If you want to live like a local and don't feel like sharing space with strangers this time round, renting an entire house is the way to go. There are 1,972 options currently listed on HomeAway. Prices start at £63 per night. Or perhaps you'd rather try one of the area's other popular self-catering accommodation options, such as:

  • Cabin: 420 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £64 per night.
  • Condo: 382 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £49 per night.
  • Townhome: 191 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £108 per night.

Can I stay in Tahoma in a large group?

There's nothing quite like staying somewhere completely new with extended family and friends. The great news is HomeAway has options suitable for large groups. The top choice for larger groups here are house holiday rentals, and there are 528 available. If you're hoping to travel in a big group, the properties for rent that can cater to you include:

  • Are you searching for rentals that can hold 8 of you? We have 1,742 that will be perfect. The prices start from £81 per night.
  • After a holiday property for 10 people? We have 1,104 that will serve you well. Prices begin at just £108 per night.
  • Searching for rentals suitable for 6 people? You'll be thrilled to know we have 1,080 that'll be perfect. You can get one from just £49 per night.

So don't fret! When you book with us you can bring along your uncle, your sister and all your pals to Tahoma.

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Tahoma?

There are friends, there is family and then there are friends that become family. Catch up with those you hold dearest and secure an economical escape with HomeAway. Tahoe Paradise is a bargain-hunter's dream. And with 184 HomeAway holiday rentals at an average price of £216 a night, it's not hard to see why. Another 388 HomeAway holiday rentals are available in or around Heavenly Ski Resort. With an average price of £231 a night, you're sure to get a deal worth bragging about.

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