Discover a selection of 209 vacation rentals in Shaver Lake, CA that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and WiFi. Prices start at $143 per night, and cabins and houses are popular options for a stay in Shaver Lake. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Shaver Lake—a great California vacation destination

Shaver Lake is a small community surrounded by mountains. With many great Shaver Lake vacation rentals, the community swells considerably during summer and winter when visitors come to enjoy a family-friendly vacation in the great outdoors. During the summer, the lake is the focus for water-borne experiences, while others will hike the mountain trails. In the winter, Shaver Lake and its surrounding mountains transform into a winter wonderland, with well-managed ski areas and all manner of winter sports activities to suit every skill level.

Things to do

Winter and summer, Shaver Lake offers perfect vacations

During the summer, the lake and the mountains are what draw people to Shaver Lake. With fantastic Shaver Lake vacation rentals of all descriptions, it is also the perfect base to bring the family on vacation. Activities include boating and fishing on the lake to exploring the wilderness trails on foot, mountain bike or even on horseback. For petrol-heads, there are exciting off-highway vehicle trails, and during winter, with over a foot of snow on the ground all season, there is everything the winter sports fan could desire, from skiing and snowboarding to snowmobiling on well-maintained trails.


Family-friendly fun at Shaver Lake all year round

There’s something for everyone all year round at this destination and a superb variety of Shaver Lake vacation rentals are available to suit every budget. Many visitors spend time on the water, where sailing, water-skiing and jet-skiing are popular activities. The Lake is also regularly stocked with pan-sized trout, so you can always be sure of catching your own dinner. Take the family on a mountain and forest adventure and trek the many miles of logging roads, on the lookout for wildlife, while admiring the spectacular scenery, so don’t forget your camera.


Whatever your vacation interest, Shaver Lake has the weather

The climate at Shaver Lake is mild during the summer, with an average maximum temperature of around 75°F; ideal vacation weather if you don’t like it too hot. Winters are cold and with good snowfall, making them the best time of year for those who enjoy their winter sports. February tends to be the coldest month of the year, when temperatures can dip as low as 25°F. During fall, the weather is unpredictable, but the forest with its changing colors and the mountains are beautiful all year round.

Natural features

Classic and spectacular mountain scenery in Shaver Lake

Shaver Lake is actually man-made and the original town of Shaver Lake has lain beneath its waters since the lake was enlarged in 1919. The current community lies in the heart of the High Sierra and is surrounded by mountains, which provide the ideal habitat for a great variety of wildlife, ranging from quail to deer and bears. For this reason, Shaver Lake is popular with hunters. Its geographical location, close to Yosemite, Kings Canyon, and Sequoia National Parks make it a great base for exploring the surrounding area and maybe a bit of wildlife spotting.

How to get there

Transportation to and around Shaver Lake

The nearest airport is in Bishop, CA (BIH-Eastern Sierra Regional), located 41.1 mi (66.1 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Fresno, CA (FAT-Fresno Yosemite Intl.), which is 44.4 mi (71.5 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Shaver Lake, CA?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 209 vacation rentals around Shaver Lake. From 59 cabin rentals to 168 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Shaver Lake?

Whether you're traveling 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 Shaver Lake:

  • West Village: 62 vacation rentals
  • Granite Ridge: 95 vacation rentals
  • Sierra Cedars: 83 vacation rentals
  • Musick Ridge: 89 vacation rentals
  • Bretz Mountain Village: 45 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Shaver Lake?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Shaver Lake. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Shaver Lake: 171 vacation rentals
  • Central Sierra Historical Society: 274 vacation rentals
  • Sierra Marina: 305 vacation rentals
  • Bass Lake: 507 vacation rentals
  • Bishop: 2,111 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Shaver Lake 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 Shaver Lake?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 59 Cabins in Shaver Lake. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Shaver Lake include:

  • Houses: 168 rentals available
  • Cottages: 59 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 33 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Shaver Lake?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 27 vacation rentals with pool available in Shaver Lake. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.