Where to stay around Lake Tahoe, US?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 6,377 vacation rentals near Lake Tahoe. From 3,508 houses to 1,281 condos, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Lake Tahoe for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Lake Tahoe?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Lake Tahoe. From VRBO travelers, the top most popular destinations to visit are:

  • South Shore: 2,880 vacation rentals
  • South Lake Tahoe: 2,693 vacation rentals
  • California: 48,550 vacation rentals
  • Truckee: 3,583 vacation rentals
  • Tahoe City: 2,825 vacation rentals

And VRBO offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Lake Tahoe! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Lake Tahoe?

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

  • South Lake Tahoe: 2,693 rentals
  • Truckee: 3,583 rentals
  • Tahoe City: 2,825 rentals
  • Reno: 110 rentals
  • Incline Village: 1,984 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Lake Tahoe?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Lake Tahoe are:

  • Truckee-Tahoe Airport (TKF): 3,857 vacation rentals
  • Reno Tahoe International Airport (RNO): 194 vacation rentals
  • Minden, NV (MEV-Minden-Tahoe): 2,310 vacation rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Lake Tahoe?

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

  • Emerald Bay State Park: 3,872 rentals
  • Reno-Sparks Convention Center: 541 rentals
  • Diamond Peak Ski Resort: 3,760 rentals
  • Casino at Harveys Lake Tahoe: 3,427 rentals
  • 1750: 3,917 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lake Tahoe listed on VRBO where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Explore the lakeside setting in Lake Tahoe

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Lake Tahoe. This city's lake, skiing and casino gaming draw many visitors. Take in top local attractions like Heavenly Ski Resort and Northstar California Resort. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities and attractions in Lake Tahoe

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? Travelers enjoy Lake Tahoe for its skiing, hiking and snowboarding. Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Lake Tahoe a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Heavenly Ski Resort (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Northstar California Resort (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe (18 mi / 28.9 km)
  • Kirkwood Mountain Resort (28.6 mi / 46 km)
  • Spooner Lake Cross Country Ski Area (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Homewood Mountain Resort (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Lake Tahoe

Lake Tahoe is a destination with activities spanning many seasons. If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 88°F. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in January, March, February or December, when snowfall averages 7.19 inches and temperatures average 22°F.

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Lake Tahoe

Travelers love Lake Tahoe for its panoramic lake views and pristine beaches. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Lake Tahoe. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ed Z'berg Sugar Pine Point State Park (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Cave Rock Park (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Skunk Harbor Trail (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Meeks Bay Beach (6.2 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Zephyr Cove Beach (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Commons Beach Park (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)