Discover a selection of 142 vacation rentals in Shaver Lake, Shaver Lake 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 kitchens and WiFi. Prices start at $92 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.
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Destination guide

From sizzling summers to a winter wonderland

Surrounded by the tall pines of the Sierra National Forest, around 50 miles from Fresno, this beaut of a lake is the perfect spot for hiking, biking, and fishing among beautiful scenery. Whether you’re into watersports or winter sports, there are so many family-friendly activities on your doorstep here that you’ll be hard pushed to fit them all in. Book a centrally located Shaver Lake vacation rental and then get outside and make the most of that fresh mountain air, whatever the weather.

Things to do

Have a high old time in Shaver Lake

One of the best ways to see the lake and the surrounding forests is to take the scenic chair lift up to the China Peak Mountain Bike Park (open summertime only). Book a Shaver Lake vacation rental and explore neighboring lakes including Huntingdon Lake and Edison Lake, connected by picturesque creeks and rivers that all offer fantastic fishing and hiking opportunities. Learn more about the history of this logging town at the Central Sierra Historical Society’s open-air museum, or head further afield to Kings Canyon National Park or Mono Hot Springs.

Activities

Hook the big one at Shaver Lake

There’s plenty of fun to be had on the water here, including swimming, waterskiing, canoeing, and kayaking. Shaver Lake is also open year-round for fishing, and is well stocked with the likes of rainbow trout, kokanee salmon and smallmouth bass. Back on dry land there are multiple hiking, biking, and horseback riding trails, and rock climbing and disc golf are also popular. In winter, the resort transforms into a winter playground, with cross-country skiing and family-friendly Sno-Parks available nearby, and one of California’s finest ski resorts, China Peak Mountain Resort, just 20 miles away.

Weather

How to stay cool at Shaver Lake

The temperature at Shaver Lake during the summer months can top 90 degrees, but its high elevation makes it cooler and less oppressive than the surrounding valleys. With its year-round mountain breezes, it’s the perfect spot for windsurfing and sailing, particularly in spring and summer. Although there’s always an abundance of snow on the mountains during winter, lakeside temperatures remain mild at around 50 degrees. Shaver Lake vacation rentals are in high demand during the summer and winter peaks, so make sure you book early.

Natural features

Discover the natural beauty of Shaver Lake

With its lush surroundings, it’s hardly surprising that the residents of Shaver Lake share their home with a variety of flora and fauna. Book a centrally located Shaver Lake vacation rental and see nature at its best. As well as a lake full of fish, the forests and mountains are home to animals including deer, quail and bears. And at nearby McKinley Grove you’ll find Giant Sequoia trees, some at 250ft tall, while close to Huntington Lake is Rancheria Falls, a 150ft waterfall that cascades down the granite cliff face.

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

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 142 vacation rentals around Shaver Lake. From 49 cabin rentals to 74 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 near 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 near Shaver Lake:

  • West Village: 49 vacation rentals
  • Granite Ridge: 81 vacation rentals
  • Sierra Cedars: 62 vacation rentals
  • Musick Ridge: 76 vacation rentals
  • Bretz Mountain Village: 36 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Cabins near Shaver Lake?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 49 Cabins near Shaver Lake. Our other popular types of vacation rentals near Shaver Lake include:

  • Houses: 74 rentals available
  • Cottages: 49 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 49 rentals available

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 12 vacation rentals with pool available near Shaver Lake. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Can I book a vacation rental directly online or instantly near Shaver Lake?

    Yes, Vrbo offers a selection of 142 vacation rentals to book directly online and 125 with instant booking available near Shaver Lake. Don't wait, have a look at our vacation rentals via our search bar and be ready for your next trip near Shaver Lake!