Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Tahoe Vista is ready to explore

The lake, beaches and mountains display a scene truly unique to Tahoe Vista. Renowned for its skiing, hiking and kayaking, this city welcomes all visitors. Northstar California Resort and Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Tahoe Vista

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Tahoe Vista has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Northstar California Resort (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Old Brockway Golf Course (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Kings Beach Miniature Golf (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Tahoe Cross Country Ski Area (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Big Springs Gondola (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Tahoe Vista

Tahoe Vista is a destination with activities spanning many seasons. If you're planning a vacation around the weather, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 82°F. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in January, February, March or November, when snowfall averages 43.52 inches and temperatures average 15°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Tahoe Vista

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Tahoe Vista is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kings Beach State Recreation Area (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Brockway Summit (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Stateline Lookout (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Commons Beach Park (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Sand Harbor (7.1 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Lake Tahoe-Nevada State Park (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Tahoe Vista

The nearest airport is in Truckee, CA (TKF-Truckee Tahoe), located 7.6 mi (12.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Reno, NV (RNO-Reno-Tahoe Intl.), which is 23.5 mi (37.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Tahoe Vista?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 2,891 vacation rentals near Tahoe Vista. From 1,363 Houses to 243 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Tahoe Vista for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Tahoe Vista?

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 Tahoe Vista:

  • Tahoya Shores: 415 vacation rentals
  • Northstar California Resort: 604 vacation rentals
  • Heavenly Ski Resort: 2,113 vacation rentals
  • Squaw Valley Resort: 222 vacation rentals
  • Lake Forest: 376 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Tahoe Vista?

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

  • North Tahoe Marina: 1,936 vacation rentals
  • Sand Harbor: 4,638 vacation rentals
  • Reno-Sparks Convention Center: 138 vacation rentals
  • Zephyr Cove Beach: 4,543 vacation rentals
  • Meeks Bay Beach: 2,698 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Tahoe Vista listed on HomeAway 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 Houses in Tahoe Vista?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,363 Houses in Tahoe Vista. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Tahoe Vista include:

  • Cabins: 243 rentals available
  • Cottages: 243 rentals available
  • Chalets: 29 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 in Tahoe Vista?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 1,312 vacation rentals with pool available in Tahoe Vista. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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