Destination guide

Why people love visiting historic New Washoe City

The area's history and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in New Washoe City. One of the city's many top draws is its parks. Bowers Mansion and Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in New Washoe City

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes New Washoe City a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Northstar California Resort (18 mi / 28.9 km)
  • Silver Oak Golf Course (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Eagle Valley Golf Course (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Empire Ranch Golf Course (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Diamond Peak Ski Resort (7.5 mi / 12 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of New Washoe City

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, New Washoe City is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Washoe Lake State Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Mills Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Galena Creek Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Lake Tahoe-Nevada State Park (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Sand Harbor (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Fuji Park (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around New Washoe City

Fly into Reno, NV (RNO-Reno-Tahoe Intl.), the closest airport, located 16.3 mi (26.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Truckee, CA (TKF-Truckee Tahoe), which is 19.6 mi (31.5 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around New Washoe City?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 638 vacation rentals near New Washoe City. From 296 Houses to 221 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near New Washoe City are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to New Washoe City?

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 New Washoe City:

  • Northstar California Resort: 646 vacation rentals
  • Al Tahoe: 1,535 vacation rentals
  • Tahoe Village: 1,012 vacation rentals
  • Heavenly Ski Resort: 2,169 vacation rentals
  • Dollar Point: 771 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 New Washoe City?

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

  • Washoe Lake State Park: 2,023 vacation rentals
  • Bowers Mansion: 2,564 vacation rentals
  • Sand Harbor: 4,683 vacation rentals
  • Emerald Bay State Park: 2,337 vacation rentals
  • Reno-Sparks Convention Center: 166 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around New Washoe City 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 New Washoe City?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 296 Houses in New Washoe City. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in New Washoe City include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 221 rentals available
  • Villas: 4 rentals available
  • Cabins: 32 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 New Washoe City?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 243 vacation rentals with pool available in New Washoe City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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