Destination guide

The beautiful area of Zephyr Cove awaits your stay

The lake, beaches and mountains display a scene truly unique to Zephyr Cove. Travelers to this scenic city praise the skiing, hiking and sailing. Heavenly Ski Resort and Stewart Indian School are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Zephyr Cove

Are you hoping to find things to do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Zephyr Cove has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Heavenly Ski Resort (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Heavenly Gondola (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Bijou Golf Course (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Lake Tahoe Balloons (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Spooner Lake Cross Country Ski Area (6.7 mi / 10.9 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Zephyr Cove

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 80°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Zephyr Cove

Travelers appreciate the panoramic lake views and pristine beaches, which is just a taste of what Zephyr Cove has to offer. Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Zephyr Cove is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Zephyr Cove Beach (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Nevada Beach (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Cave Rock Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Lakeside Beach (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Van Sickle Bi-State Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Mormon Station State Historic Park (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Zephyr Cove

The nearest airport is in Lake Tahoe, CA (TVL), located 9 mi (14.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Truckee, CA (TKF-Truckee Tahoe), which is 24.4 mi (39.2 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Zephyr Cove?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 2,246 house rentals around Zephyr Cove. From 241 Cabins to 1,184 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 Zephyr Cove is on Vrbo.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Zephyr Cove?

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 Zephyr Cove:

  • Lakeside Cove: 24 vacation rentals
  • Al Tahoe: 1,437 vacation rentals
  • Tahoe Keys: 282 vacation rentals
  • Tahoe Meadows: 814 vacation rentals
  • Rancho Bijou: 364 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 Zephyr Cove?

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

  • Zephyr Cove Beach: 4,373 home rentals
  • Angel Touch Spa: 3,853 home rentals
  • El Dorado Beach: 3,317 home rentals
  • Sand Harbor: 4,560 home rentals
  • Washoe Lake State Park: 2,008 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Zephyr Cove 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 Zephyr Cove?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 241 Cabins in Zephyr Cove. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Zephyr Cove include:

  • Houses: 1,184 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 380 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 241 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 Zephyr Cove?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 761 vacation homes with pool available in Zephyr Cove.

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