Where to stay around Lake Tahoe?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 6,423 holiday lettings near Lake Tahoe. From 3,541 Houses to 1,371 Flats, 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 Lake Tahoe is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Lake Tahoe?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Lake Tahoe. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • South Shore: 2,905 holiday homes
  • California: 48,862 holiday homes
  • Yosemite Area: 3,601 holiday homes
  • South Lake Tahoe: 2,793 holiday homes
  • Nevada: 3,728 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Lake Tahoe! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Lake Tahoe?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Lake Tahoe with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • South Lake Tahoe: 2,793 holiday lettings
  • Reno: 112 holiday lettings
  • Tahoe City: 2,879 holiday lettings
  • Zephyr Cove: 2,292 holiday lettings
  • Truckee: 3,628 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Lake Tahoe?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Lake Tahoe are:

  • Lake Tahoe Airport (TVL): 2,869 self catering accommodations
  • Minden, NV (MEV-Minden-Tahoe): 2,334 self catering accommodations
  • Carson City, NV (CSN): 1,513 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Lake Tahoe?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Lake Tahoe. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • 1750: 2,279 holiday rentals
  • Heavenly Village: 1,984 holiday rentals
  • North Lake Tahoe Visitors and Convention Bureau: 3,966 holiday rentals
  • Donner Memorial State Park: 3,876 holiday rentals
  • Emerald Bay State Park: 2,280 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lake Tahoe listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Explore the lakeside setting in Lake Tahoe

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Lake Tahoe. This city's lake, skiing and casino gaming draw many visitors. Take in top local attractions such as Heavenly Ski Resort and Northstar California Resort. 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 Lake Tahoe

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? Travellers enjoy Lake Tahoe for its skiing, hiking and snowboarding. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Lake Tahoe a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Heavenly Ski Resort (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Northstar California Resort (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe (18 mi / 28.9 km)
  • Kirkwood Mountain Resort (28.6 mi / 46 km)
  • Spooner Lake Cross Country Ski Area (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Homewood Mountain Resort (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Lake Tahoe

Lake Tahoe is a destination with activities spanning many seasons. If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 31°F. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in January, March, February or December, when snowfall averages 18.28 inches and temperatures average -5°F.

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Lake Tahoe

Travellers love Lake Tahoe for its panoramic lake views and pristine beaches. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Lake Tahoe. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ed Z'berg Sugar Pine Point State Park (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Cave Rock Park (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Skunk Harbor Trail (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Meeks Bay Beach (6.2 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Zephyr Cove Beach (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Commons Beach Park (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)