Destination guide

The charming city of Tahoma awaits you

The lake, parks and forests are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Tahoma. This romantic and relaxing city is known for its hiking, snowboarding and skiing. Heavenly Ski Resort and Northstar California Resort are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. 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 Tahoma

Do you want to find things to do during your stay? Travelers enjoy fun activities like hiking and skiing. Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Tahoma a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Heavenly Ski Resort (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Northstar California Resort (15.6 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Homewood Mountain Resort (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Granlibakken Resort Ski Area (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Tahoe City Golf Course (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Alpine Meadows Ski Resort (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Tahoma

Travelers enjoy Tahoma for its skiing. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in January, February, March or April, when snowfall averages 56.20 inches and temperatures average 20°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Tahoma

Travelers love Tahoma for its panoramic lake views and scenic parks. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Tahoma is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ed Z'berg Sugar Pine Point State Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Meeks Bay Beach (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • D. L. Bliss State Park (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Emerald Bay State Park (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Inspiration Point (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Commons Beach Park (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Tahoma

The nearest airport is in Lake Tahoe, CA (TVL), located 13.4 mi (21.5 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Truckee, CA (TKF-Truckee Tahoe), which is 18.7 mi (30 km) away.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Tahoma?

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 Tahoma:

  • Northstar California Resort: 528 vacation rentals
  • Tahoe Keys: 325 vacation rentals
  • Serene Lakes: 379 vacation rentals
  • Alpine Meadows Ski Resort: 2,107 vacation rentals
  • Squaw Valley Resort: 221 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 Tahoma?

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

  • D. L. Bliss State Park: 4,166 vacation rentals
  • Sugar Pine State Park: 5,258 vacation rentals
  • Hellman-Ehrman Mansion: 5,275 vacation rentals
  • Emerald Bay State Park: 2,274 vacation rentals
  • Casino at Harveys Lake Tahoe: 5,374 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Tahoma 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 Tahoma?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,870 Houses in Tahoma. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Tahoma include:

  • Cabins: 466 rentals available
  • Cottages: 466 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 466 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Tahoma?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 897 vacation rentals with pool available in Tahoma. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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