Where to stay around Truckee?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,579 holiday lettings near Truckee. From 1,981 Houses to 381 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 Truckee is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Truckee?

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 Truckee:

  • Home Run: 32 holiday homes
  • Northstar California Resort: 380 holiday homes
  • Donner Lake Woods: 86 holiday homes
  • Prosser Lakeview Estates: 32 holiday homes
  • Sugar Pine Estate: 27 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 Truckee?

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

  • Donner Memorial State Park: 3,766 holiday lettings
  • Tahoe Donner Golf Course: 3,587 holiday lettings
  • Truckee Station: 3,837 holiday lettings
  • Emigrant Trail Museum: 3,818 holiday lettings
  • Sierra Mountain Cemetery: 3,792 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,981 Houses in Truckee. Our other popular types of Truckee holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 381 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 42 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 32 self catering accommodations

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

Can I rent mountain rentals in Truckee?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 1,218 mountain rentals in Truckee. You have also many other possibilities in Truckee area, including:

  • Waterfront rentals: 207 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 119 holiday rentals
  • Beach rentals: 114 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Truckee?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,541 holiday homes with pool available in Truckee. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Truckee, USA your home away from home

    Holidaymakers looking for a fun area in the south west of the United States may like to try Truckee in California. Visitors can enjoy many interesting things to do and see in this lovely area. There are numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, villas, apartments, cottages and cabins.

    Things to do on holiday to Truckee, USA

    Holidaymakers staying in Truckee will be able to enjoy many different activities throughout the year. During the winter months visitors can ski at the excellent resorts of Squaw Valley as well as snow tubing, snowboarding, cross country skiing, sledding, snowmobiling and ice skating. When the snow has cleared this is a fantastic place for hiking, cycling and horse riding. Numerous water activities are available on Lake Tahoe and Donner Lake. These include water skiing, kayaking, windsurfing, sailing, swimming, paddle boating and fishing. Golfers can enjoy a round at numerous courses in the area including the 18-hole Coyote Moon course in Truckee. Visitors will find some excellent restaurants and bars in and around Truckee with a good choice of local and international cuisine. In addition to this, self catering holidaymakers can purchase provisions from various stores and markets in the town.

    Places to visit on holiday to Truckee, USA

    Visitors will numerous interesting places to visit in the area including the KidZone Museum in Truckee. There are other museums nearby too such as the Tahoe Maritime Museum in Homewood. The Lake Tahoe area also offers attractions well worth visiting including the North Lake Tahoe Historical Society and Gatekeepers Museum, the Marian Steinbach Indian Basket Museum and the Watson Living Cabin Museum. Across the border to Nevada is Reno, which is about 40 minute’s drive from Truckee. Attractions in Reno include the Wilbur D. May Arboretum and Botanical Garden, the Nevada Museum of Art and the National Automobile Museum.

    Weather in Truckee, USA

    The weather is hottest in July and August with average temperatures of about 76 degrees Fahrenheit. The coldest time of the year is January and December when the average temperature is 45 degrees Fahrenheit. January is also the wettest month with 3.7 inches of rainfall on average. June through to August sees very little rainfall with an average of just 0.1 inches each month.

    Travel to Truckee, USA

    Reno-Tahoe International Airport (RNO) in Nevada is approximately 40 minute’s drive from Truckee. Flights arrive here from numerous U.S cities including Chicago-O’Hare (ORD), Denver (DEN), Los Angeles (LAX), Phoenix (PHX) and Seattle-Tacoma (SEA) amongst others. Advantage, Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National and Thrifty are car rental firms located at Reno-Tahoe airport. Overseas visitors can fly to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and get a connecting flight to Reno-Tahoe. Flights arrive at Los Angeles from numerous international airports including Amsterdam (AMS), Beijing Capital (PEK), Frankfurt (FRA), London-Heathrow (LHW), Madrid (MAD), Moscow-Sheremetyevo (SME), Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG), Tokyo-Narita (NRT) and Toronto-Pearson (YYZ) amongst others.

    Activities and attractions in and around Truckee

    Are you looking for things to do while you're in town? Travellers enjoy Truckee for its skiing, golfing and hiking. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Truckee has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Northstar California Resort (5 mi / 8.1 km)
    • Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
    • Ponderosa Golf Course (1 mi / 1.6 km)
    • Coyote Moon Golf Course (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
    • Old Greenwood Golf Course (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
    • Tahoe Donner Golf Course (3 mi / 4.9 km)

    Seasonal weather in Truckee

    Truckee is well known for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in January, February, March or November, when snowfall averages 110.55 inches and temperatures average -9°F.

    Exploring the natural features in Truckee

    Travellers enjoy Truckee for its lakeside setting and mountain views. 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 Truckee. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Donner Memorial State Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
    • Donner Lake (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
    • Brockway Summit (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
    • Kings Beach State Recreation Area (10.7 mi / 17.1 km)
    • Commons Beach Park (11.2 mi / 18 km)
    • Stateline Lookout (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)