Destination guide

The relaxing city of Genoa awaits you

The hot springs and lake create a pretty picture of Genoa. This relaxing city is known for its cafes, bars and spas. Stewart Indian School and Heavenly Ski Resort are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Genoa

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Genoa a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Heavenly Ski Resort (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Sunridge Golf Club (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Heavenly Gondola (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Spooner Lake Cross Country Ski Area (7.7 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Bijou Golf Course (8.7 mi / 14 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Genoa

Travellers love Genoa for its relaxing hot springs and panoramic lake views. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Genoa is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mormon Station State Historic Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Zephyr Cove Beach (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Cave Rock Park (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Nevada Beach (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Van Sickle Bi-State Park (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Fuji Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Genoa

Fly into Lake Tahoe, CA (TVL), the closest airport, located 12.4 mi (20 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Truckee, CA (TKF-Truckee Tahoe), which is 26.6 mi (42.9 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Genoa?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,107 holiday lettings around Genoa. From 1,119 Houses to 383 Flats, 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 Genoa?

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 Genoa:

  • Tahoe Keys: 331 holiday homes
  • Upper Kingsbury: 89 holiday homes
  • Tahoe Tyrol: 629 holiday homes
  • Heavenly Ski Resort: 2,181 holiday homes
  • Angora Highlands: 16 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 Genoa?

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

  • Genoa Courthouse Museum: 3,737 holiday lettings
  • Mormon Station State Historic Park: 3,692 holiday lettings
  • Mark Twain Cultural Center & Toccata-Guttman Music Hall: 4,269 holiday lettings
  • Emerald Bay State Park: 2,338 holiday lettings
  • Sand Harbor: 4,617 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Genoa 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 Genoa?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,119 Houses in Genoa. Our other popular types of Genoa holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 383 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 18 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 226 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Genoa?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 726 holiday homes with pool available in Genoa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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