Located to the south of California's Lake Tahoe, South Lake Tahoe is a city that offers something for everyone, from foodies to nature lovers.

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4.8
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Monthly Rental, HeART of South Lake Tahoe, Walk to Gondola, Casinos, Beach, Dine
8 guests · 3 bedrooms · 2 baths
Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Internet / Wifi

Indulge in a peaceful retreat at Monthly Rental, HeART of South Lake Tahoe, Walk to Gondola, Casinos, Beach, Dine, our elegant House in South Lake Tahoe. Enjoy amenities including Dishwasher, Fireplace and Internet / Wifi, and more.

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Stainless Steel, Granite Counter, Open Kitchen. Seating for 4 at counter.
4.9
Outstanding(302 Reviews)
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Bearstone Cabin Adorable Awesome Updated Great Location South Lake Tahoe Ca.
4 guests · 2 bedrooms · 2 baths
Kitchen / Kitchenette · Internet / Wifi · Parking

Nestled in South Lake Tahoe, this Cabin is perfect for your next vacation. Enjoy Bearstone Cabin Adorable Awesome Updated Great Location South Lake Tahoe Ca.'s top-rated amenities, including Internet / Wifi, Laundry and Balcony / Patio, and more.

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3.4
Average(930 Reviews)
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1star
Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Heavenly Village Area
Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Internet / Wifi

Looking for a Hotel in South Lake Tahoe, this Hotel for $224 per night for your business stay, family stay, couples stay, getaway vacation, on your next trip.

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4.1
Excellent(401 Reviews)
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The Landing Resort and Spa
Garden · Pool · Pets allowed

Discover the beauty of South Lake Tahoe with a stay at The Landing Resort and Spa, a top rated Resort with amenities such as Air conditioner, Internet / Wifi and Laundry, and more.

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4.9
Outstanding(216 Reviews)
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COME HAVE CHRISTMAS IN MY HOME. DECORATED WITH A CHRISTMAS TREE FOR SANTA.
12 guests · 7 bedrooms · 3 baths
Ski in / Ski out · Garden · Pool

Enjoy the best of South Lake Tahoe in our House, COME HAVE CHRISTMAS IN MY HOME. DECORATED WITH A CHRISTMAS TREE FOR SANTA.. A stunning property with amenities including Dishwasher, Fireplace and Internet / Wifi, and more.

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House located in the heart of S Lake Tahoe's tourist corridor. Walk to Casinos
4.8
Outstanding(195 Reviews)
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Monthly Rental, HeART of South Lake Tahoe, Walk to Gondola, Casinos, Beach, Dine
6 guests · 3 bedrooms · 2 baths
Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Internet / Wifi

Looking for a House in South Lake Tahoe, this House for $90 per night for your business stay, family stay, couples stay, getaway vacation, on your next trip.

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A bluebird day!
4.7
Outstanding(238 Reviews)
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FEB DISCOUNTS Enveloped by Nature, Pet Friendly, Hot Tub, Perfect Tahoe Getaway
7 guests · 3 bedrooms · 2 baths
Garden · Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette

The best choice in South Lake Tahoe for Cabin, for $327 per night for your (business stay, family stay, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.)

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4.9
Outstanding(179 Reviews)
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Tahoe Chalet with Hot Tub in Quiet Setting
8 guests · 3 bedrooms · 2 baths
Garden · Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette

Business stays, family stays, couples stay, getaway vacation, and rental in South Lake Tahoe at Tahoe Chalet with Hot Tub in Quiet Setting for $309 for your next trip.

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South Lake Tahoe travel guide

Let us help you plan your perfect South Lake Tahoe vacation. Our travel guide highlights things to do, places to see, favorite vacation rental amenities in South Lake Tahoe, and more.

Frequently asked questions

What is the price range for rentals in South Lake Tahoe?

Vacation rentals in South Lake Tahoe have a price range between $39-$7,260. The average price for rentals in South Lake Tahoe is $270 per night.

Is South Lake Tahoe, CA safe to travel to?

South Lake Tahoe, CA is generally safe to travel to. Here are a few points to consider:

  • Be aware of your surroundings and take precautions when walking alone at night.
  • Be vigilant of your personal belongings.
  • Be aware of the local laws and customs.

What is the culture like in South Lake Tahoe, CA?

South Lake Tahoe is a small ski town tucked away in the Sierra Nevada mountains of Northern California. The culture here is laid-back and welcoming to visitors of all kinds. Here are five aspects of the culture in South Lake Tahoe:

  • Outdoor activities and adventure: South Lake Tahoe is ideal for snow-based activities during the winter, and offers plenty of opportunities for hiking, biking, and boating during the summer months.
  • Festivals and Events: Throughout the year, the town hosts a variety of events, ranging from music festivals to beer and wine tastings.
  • Arts and Entertainment: There are plenty of galleries, theaters, and music venues in town, and the local performing arts scene is always vibrant.
  • Local Businesses: South Lake Tahoe is home to a wide variety of independent businesses, ranging from restaurants to boutiques.
  • Community Spirit: South Lake Tahoe is a close-knit community, and residents take pride in their town and work together to make it a better place to live.

Where can I find affordable accommodation in South Lake Tahoe, CA?

South Lake Tahoe offers a variety of affordable accommodations. Here are some of the top options:

  • Tahoe Seasons Resort – Offers comfortable and affordable accommodations in the heart of South Lake Tahoe.
  • Tahoe Beach & Ski Club – Features condo-style accommodations with full kitchens and a variety of amenities.
  • Camp Richardson Historic Resort & Marina – Offers rustic cabins, cottages, and camping sites.
  • The Landing Resort & Spa – Features luxurious rooms and suites with lake views.

How can I get around in South Lake Tahoe, CA?

There are a variety of options for getting around South Lake Tahoe:

  • Public bus system
  • Rental cars and taxis
  • Biking and walking

The South Tahoe public bus system offers transportation to many locations in and around South Lake Tahoe, and rental cars and taxis are also available. Finally, biking and walking are great options for getting around the lake.

What are the must-visit tourist attractions in South Lake Tahoe, CA?

South Lake Tahoe, CA is a popular tourist destination, offering a variety of attractions to explore. Some of the must-visit tourist attractions in South Lake Tahoe, CA include:

  • Heavenly Ski Resort
  • Emerald Bay State Park
  • Tahoe Queen Sightseeing Cruise
  • Tahoe Rim Trail

These attractions are sure to make your trip to South Lake Tahoe memorable. Whether you're looking for outdoor adventure or a relaxing day on the lake, there is something for everyone in South Lake Tahoe.

What are the most popular vacation rental amenities in South Lake Tahoe, CA?

  • Full Kitchens: Many vacation rental homes in South Lake Tahoe, CA offer full kitchens, so that guests can cook meals while they are visiting.
  • Hot tubs: Many rental homes in South Lake Tahoe, CA offer hot tubs, so that guests can relax and enjoy the spectacular views of the lake.
  • Game Rooms: Many rental homes in South Lake Tahoe, CA offer game rooms so that guests can play a game of pool, arcade games, or watch a movie.
  • Fireplaces: Many vacation rental homes in South Lake Tahoe, CA feature fireplaces, so that guests can cozy up and enjoy the breathtaking views of the mountains.
  • Ski-in/Ski-out Access: Many vacation rental homes in South Lake Tahoe, CA offer ski-in/ski-out access, so that guests can enjoy the convenience of skiing right from their rental home.

What are the best neighborhoods to visit in South Lake Tahoe, CA?

  • Heavenly Village: Located at the base of the Heavenly Ski Resort, this area has great restaurants, shops, and nightlife.
  • Camp Richardson: A popular summer destination with a beach, marina, and outdoor activities.
  • Tallac Historic Site: Explore the historic sites and trails at the former resort area, with stunning views of Lake Tahoe.

How far is Emerald Bay State Park from South Lake Tahoe?

This park is just a short 12-mile drive out of the city. In addition to its many camping and hiking options, Emerald Bay State Park is also home to the historic Vikingsholm Castle.

Where should you go hiking near South Lake Tahoe with kids?

A great kid-friendly hiking option is Cascade Falls. This short trail hike ends with breathtaking views of this Tahoe waterfall as well as of the lake itself.

Where should you go shopping in South Lake Tahoe?

Great shopping can be found at Heavenly Village Lake Tahoe. Big-name brands and local shops sit side-by-side in Heavenly Village where visitors can pick up souvenirs, gear for the slopes, and find unique gifts for friends and family. Don't forget about the good food and live music that makes it easy to spend an entire day here.

What are the popular shopping destinations in South Lake Tahoe, CA?

Popular shopping destinations in South Lake Tahoe, CA include:

  • Heavenly Village
  • Tahoe City Downtown
  • Raley's Shopping Center

Heavenly Village is the largest shopping center in the region, offering a variety of stores, restaurants, and entertainment options. Tahoe City Downtown is the oldest shopping area in the area, with a variety of unique boutiques and eateries. Raley's Shopping Center is a great place to find everyday items, groceries, and more.

Where is South Lake Tahoe, CA?

South Lake Tahoe, CA is located in the Sierra Nevada mountain range, along the border between California and Nevada. It is a popular destination for outdoor activities such as skiing, snowboarding, and hiking. The city also offers a variety of attractions, including casinos, beaches, and a variety of restaurants.

What are the top things to do in South Lake Tahoe, CA?

South Lake Tahoe is a popular destination for outdoor recreation and fun. Here are some of the top things to do in South Lake Tahoe:

  • Hiking and mountain biking on the Tahoe Rim Trail
  • Spending a day at the beach on the lake
  • Skiing or snowboarding at one of the many resorts
  • Exploring the nearby state parks and national forests

No matter what your interests are, you're sure to find something to do in South Lake Tahoe!

What do I need to know before visiting South Lake Tahoe, CA?

Before visiting South Lake Tahoe, CA, there are a few things to know.

  • The climate is typically cool, with temperatures ranging from 20-80 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • The area is known for its outdoor recreation, so be sure to bring the appropriate clothing and gear.
  • The area is also known for its casinos and nightlife, so be sure to bring your wallet.

Additionally, the area is surrounded by national parks and forests, so be sure to check out the local wildlife and attractions.

What are the most popular vacation rental amenities in South Lake Tahoe?

  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • TV
  • Parking

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