Discover a selection of 500 vacation rentals in Nevada County, US 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 private pools. Prices start at $145 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Nevada County. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Nevada County getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Nevada County with a stay in a private vacation home. This city has something for everyone. Palisades Tahoe and Northstar California Resort are just a couple of the must-sees. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Nevada County

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Nevada County a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Scotts Flat Lake (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Ridge Golf Club (21.9 mi / 35.2 km)
  • Grass Valley-Nevada County Chamber of Commerce (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Renaissance Vineyard & Winery (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • DarkHorse Golf Club (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Naggiar Vineyards and Winery (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Nevada County

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Nevada County is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Scotts Flat Lake (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Rollins Lake (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Malakoff Diggins State Historic Park (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • South Yuba River State Park (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Collins Lake (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
  • Lake Clementine (24.6 mi / 39.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Nevada County

Fly into Truckee, CA (TKF-Truckee Tahoe), the closest airport, located 46.7 mi (75.2 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, the main station serving the city is Truckee Station.

What are the top vacation rentals in Nevada County?

Whether you're organizing your next great adventure with pals or a romantic getaway with your special someone, one of these top vacation rentals in Nevada County is sure to tempt you:

  • "Romantic Woodland Cabin For Ultimate Getaway": This Nevada City escape comes with 2 bedrooms and is highly rated among visitors. Amenities such as an electric kettle and towels are on hand to make your stay a comfy one.
  • "2 Bedroom Family Friendly Updated Condo Near Ski Hill": Put your bags down and your weary feet up at this favorite in Tahoe Donner. It features 2 bedrooms, a separate dining area, beach sun loungers and more.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Nevada County vacation rental for you.

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in Nevada County?

Punching far above its weight when it comes to charm and ingenuity, a tiny house vacation rental in Nevada County delivers big adventure. Unplug all your tech and switch your focus to nature at one of these pocket-sized stays:

  • Experience a simpler way of living at "Cozy Pet Friendly Tahoe Tiny House Cabin". Amenities at this small wonder in Tahoe Valley include a nearby casino, golf and more.
  • "Cozy Tiny House Cabin" in Tahoe Valley is another top-rated pick. Cookware, dishware and utensils and a living room will help make your getaway more comfortable.

Can I find log cabins to rent in Nevada County?

There's something delightfully cozy about snuggling up in a log cabin with a cup of tea and a book. Leave the hustle and bustle of life behind and spend a couple of nights or longer at one of these log cabins in Nevada County:

  • If you'd like to be able to enjoy skiing and rock climbing while you're staying in Nevada County, "Lodgepole Retreat - A Gorgeous Classic 3bedroom Log Cabin With Private Hot Tub + Hoa Amenities" in Tahoe Donner will be a top choice.
  • Interested in a Nevada City cabin with access to awesome activities like kayaking and snowboarding? Look no further than "Best Log Cabin In Nevada City, Family And Pet Friendly Sleeps Up To 10 - Not 14".

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in Nevada County?

While extended vacations to new places are unforgettable, there's something lovely about heading off on a weekend getaway. These rentals in Nevada County are ideal for just that:

  • "Stunning Log House And A Cook's Paradise" - Found in Tahoe Donner, this rental offers its guests handy extras like an ice maker and a stovetop.
  • "Cozy, Relaxing 2 Bedroom/2 Bath Condo At Northstar" - This is another terrific place where you can relax for a long weekend. Make the most of a boat, a barbecue grill and more during your short but memorable stay at this Tahoe Donner property.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in Nevada County?

If you want someplace with more personality than a tired old hotel room, you'll love our studio apartments in Nevada County. Whip up a dish in your kitchen, flop onto the lounge and feel right at home. Here are some of our coziest cribs:

  • "Luxury Historic Truckee River Cabin Hideaway" in Downtown Truckee squeezes a range of handy features into its single space, including an oven and a hair dryer.
  • Start the day with a hot coffee and fried-up eggs and bacon at "Remodeled Ski In/out Condo At Northstar Resort". This Truckee retreat has everything you need to make your stay cozy, including a washing machine and a fitness facility.

Can I find short term rentals in Nevada County?

Nevada County has short-term rentals that come in all budgets and styles. Take a quick break in a cozy cabin, an upmarket apartment or whatever else floats your boat. Here are a couple of options to start you off:

  • "Stunning Log House And A Cook's Paradise" in Tahoe Donner is a perfect place for a short-term stay. It's near the center of town, so you can easily get out and explore all the best sights without having to travel too far.
  • Another great option is "Cozy, Relaxing 2 Bedroom/2 Bath Condo At Northstar" in Truckee. Whether you're on a quick stopover or enjoying a few days away, this property will make you feel at home.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in Nevada County?

If you're eager to woo your special someone, take them somewhere special! Plan a romantic weekend getaway in Nevada County at one of these properties and fall in love all over again:

  • Catch up on quality time and plenty of cuddles at "Romantic Woodland Cabin For Ultimate Getaway" in Nevada City. Beauty services and a dining table are just two of the thoughtful touches you'll find here.
  • Alternatively, spend a few days popping Champagne and canoodling at "2 Bedroom Family Friendly Updated Condo Near Ski Hill". A fireplace and beauty services add to the idyllic atmosphere of this Tahoe Donner property.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in Nevada County?

If you're planning to take a memorable trip away, don't go it alone; bring everyone along. You'll have loads more fun sharing the experience with the people you love. These vacation rentals in Nevada County are perfect for larger groups:

  • "A Victorian Rose, Downtown, Hot Tub": With 4 bedrooms, everyone is invited to this popular retreat in Grass Valley. A kitchen and a garden are among the many amenities available here.
  • "8 Bedrooms, , 12 Bath": You'll get your team's tick of approval at this option in Tahoe Donner which comes with a sauna, mountain views and more. It has 9 bedrooms that will comfortably accommodate your loved ones.

Are there large vacation rentals that sleep 30 or more in Nevada County?

Whether you're organizing a trip away with the extended family, a big engagement party or even a wedding, we'll help you find the perfect space. Round up your best buddies and take a look at these large vacation rentals in Nevada County:

  • "7/5. 5 - 5k Ft - Quiet - 12 Adults And Unlimited Children Under 12 - Per Placer Cty": With 8 bedrooms accommodating up to 30 people, there's plenty of space at this sizable property in Truckee. Amenities here include a fireplace and a garden.
  • "Iron Horse Lodge North 302 - Platinum": Good times are guaranteed at this popular option in Truckee. It has 3 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 99 guests comfortably. Top amenities here include a sauna and a kitchen.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in Nevada County?

In Nevada County, you'll find lots of house rentals where every day can be a pool day. Having a splashing great time will be your only priority at one of these sought-after retreats:

  • The pool at "Stunning Log House And A Cook's Paradise" will add another level of fun to your vacation. Located in Truckee, this retreat also features a video library and a living room.
  • Leap out of bed and take a refreshing early morning dip at "Truckee River House - Beautiful Views" in Truckee. A TV and books are just two of the many amenities on offer here.

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