Destination guide

Why people love visiting historical Carson City

The area's museums and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Carson City. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the casino gaming, cafes and lake. For a bit of culture, visit Nevada State Museum, Northern Nevada Children's Museum or Nevada State Railroad Museum. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Carson City

Are you hoping to find things to do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Carson City 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:

  • Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe (13.1 mi / 21 km)
  • Heavenly Ski Resort (18.3 mi / 29.5 km)
  • Northstar California Resort (20.4 mi / 32.9 km)
  • Silver Oak Golf Course (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Empire Ranch Golf Course (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Eagle Valley Golf Course (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Carson City

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Carson City is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mills Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Fuji Park (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Washoe Lake State Park (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Lake Tahoe-Nevada State Park (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Sand Harbor (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Skunk Harbor Trail (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Carson City

The nearest airport is in Lake Tahoe, CA (TVL), located 22.5 mi (36.3 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 22.9 mi (36.9 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Carson City?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 5,964 holiday lettings around Carson City. From 1,348 flats & apartments to 649 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 are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Carson City? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Carson City. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Northern Nevada Children's Museum: 2,642 holiday lettings
  • Stewart Indian School: 2,983 holiday lettings
  • Carson Station Casino: 2,728 holiday lettings
  • E.D. Sweeney Building: 2,706 holiday lettings
  • Grimes Point - Hidden Cave Archaeological Site: 1,368 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Carson City listed on 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 Flats in Carson City?

Yes, of course. offers 1,348 Flats in Carson City. Our other popular types of Carson City holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 649 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 3,034 self catering accommodations
  • Lodges: 33 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 Carson City?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2,480 holiday homes with pool available in Carson City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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