Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Minden is ready to explore

Enjoy the area's history, architecture and entertainment and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Minden. Renowned for its casino gaming, lake and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. Heavenly Ski Resort and Stewart Indian School are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Minden

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Minden has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Heavenly Ski Resort (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Carson Valley Golf Course (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Sunridge Golf Club (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Heavenly Gondola (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Bijou Golf Course (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Minden

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Minden is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lampe Park (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Mormon Station State Historic Park (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Van Sickle Bi-State Park (9 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Lakeside Beach (9.5 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Nevada Beach (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Zephyr Cove Beach (10 mi / 16.1 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Minden

Fly into Lake Tahoe, CA (TVL), the closest airport, located 13.1 mi (21 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Truckee, CA (TKF-Truckee Tahoe), which is 31.7 mi (51.1 km) away.

Where to stay around Minden?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,148 vacation rentals near Minden. From 451 Houses to 317 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Minden for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Minden:

  • Tahoe Keys: 326 vacation rentals
  • Al Tahoe: 1,525 vacation rentals
  • Heavenly Ski Resort: 2,131 vacation rentals
  • Tahoe Paradise: 1,588 vacation rentals
  • Montgomery Estates: 697 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 Minden?

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

  • Carson Valley Casino: 2,344 vacation rentals
  • Sand Harbor: 4,671 vacation rentals
  • Lakeside Beach: 3,511 vacation rentals
  • Heavenly Village: 1,977 vacation rentals
  • Zephyr Cove Beach: 4,578 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 451 Houses in Minden. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Minden include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 317 rentals available
  • Villas: 15 rentals available
  • Cabins: 93 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Minden?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 474 vacation rentals with pool available in Minden. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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