Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Tahoe Vista is ready to explore

The lake, beaches and mountains display a scene truly unique to Tahoe Vista. Renowned for its skiing, hiking and kayaking, this city welcomes all visitors. Northstar California Resort and Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Tahoe Vista

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Tahoe Vista has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Northstar California Resort (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Old Brockway Golf Course (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Kings Beach Miniature Golf (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Tahoe Cross Country Ski Area (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Big Springs Gondola (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Tahoe Vista

Tahoe Vista is a destination with activities spanning many seasons. If you're planning a vacation around the weather, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 82°F. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in January, February, March or November, when snowfall averages 43.52 inches and temperatures average 15°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Tahoe Vista

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Tahoe Vista is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kings Beach State Recreation Area (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Brockway Summit (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Stateline Lookout (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Commons Beach Park (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Sand Harbor (7.1 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Lake Tahoe-Nevada State Park (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Tahoe Vista

The nearest airport is in Truckee, CA (TKF-Truckee Tahoe), located 7.6 mi (12.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Reno, NV (RNO-Reno-Tahoe Intl.), which is 23.5 mi (37.8 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Tahoe Vista?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 2,786 house rentals around Tahoe Vista. From 242 Cabins to 1,272 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Tahoe Vista is on Vrbo.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Tahoe Vista?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Tahoe Vista:

  • Tahoya Shores: 412 vacation rentals
  • Lake Forest: 359 vacation rentals
  • Timberland: 27 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 49 vacation rentals
  • West University: 44 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Tahoe Vista?

Vrbo offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Tahoe Vista. From Vrbo travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • North Tahoe Marina: 1,915 home rentals
  • Sand Harbor: 4,565 home rentals
  • Washoe Lake State Park: 2,020 home rentals
  • Krebs-Peterson House: 2,710 home rentals
  • Boreal Mountain Resort: 1,715 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Tahoe Vista listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cabins in Tahoe Vista?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 242 Cabins in Tahoe Vista. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Tahoe Vista include:

  • Houses: 1,272 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 242 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 864 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Resorts and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Tahoe Vista?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 1,325 vacation homes with pool available in Tahoe Vista.

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