Destination guide

The trendy area of Crystal Bay awaits your stay

The lake and mountains provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Crystal Bay. Well known for its casino gaming, skiing and coffee shops, this trendy city won't disappoint. Northstar California Resort and Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Crystal Bay

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Crystal Bay has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Northstar California Resort (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Kings Beach Miniature Golf (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Old Brockway Golf Course (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Incline Village Championship Golf Course (3.1 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Incline Village Mountain Golf Course (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Crystal Bay

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Crystal Bay. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Stateline Lookout (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Kings Beach State Recreation Area (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Brockway Summit (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Sand Harbor (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Lake Tahoe-Nevada State Park (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Skunk Harbor Trail (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Crystal Bay

Fly into Truckee, CA (TKF-Truckee Tahoe), the closest airport, located 9.6 mi (15.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Reno, NV (RNO-Reno-Tahoe Intl.), which is 22 mi (35.4 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Crystal Bay?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,086 holiday lettings around Crystal Bay. From 564 Houses to 108 Cabins, 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 Crystal Bay?

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 Crystal Bay:

  • Upper Kingsbury: 85 holiday homes
  • Heavenly Ski Resort: 2,194 holiday homes
  • Round Hill Village: 918 holiday homes
  • Old Southwest: 49 holiday homes
  • Comstock Acres: 126 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 Crystal Bay?

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

  • Crystal Bay Casino: 4,725 holiday lettings
  • Jim Kelley's Tahoe Nugget Casino: 4,719 holiday lettings
  • Mark Twain Cultural Center & Toccata-Guttman Music Hall: 4,371 holiday lettings
  • Emerald Bay State Park: 2,360 holiday lettings
  • Sand Harbor: 4,711 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Crystal Bay 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 Crystal Bay?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 564 Houses in Crystal Bay. Our other popular types of Crystal Bay holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 108 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 108 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 258 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 Crystal Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 331 holiday homes with pool available in Crystal Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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