Destination guide

Why people love visiting charming Fallen Leaf

The lake and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Fallen Leaf. Well known for its camping, local tours and boating, this romantic city won't disappoint. Heavenly Ski Resort and Kirkwood Mountain 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 Fallen Leaf

Are you searching for attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Fallen Leaf 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 (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Kirkwood Mountain Resort (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Tahoe Paradise Golf Course (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Lake Tahoe Golf Course (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Adventure Mountain (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Lake Tahoe Balloons (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Fallen Leaf

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Fallen Leaf is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Fallen Leaf Lake (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Washoe Meadows State Park (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Pope Beach (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Inspiration Point (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Emerald Bay State Park (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Bijou Community Park (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Fallen Leaf

The nearest airport is in Lake Tahoe, CA (TVL), located 4 mi (6.4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Truckee, CA (TKF-Truckee Tahoe), which is 30.6 mi (49.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Fallen Leaf?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 2,048 vacation rentals near Fallen Leaf. From 1,209 Houses to 272 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Fallen Leaf for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Fallen Leaf?

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 Fallen Leaf:

  • Tahoe Keys: 349 vacation rentals
  • Al Tahoe: 1,620 vacation rentals
  • Tahoe Village: 1,040 vacation rentals
  • Heavenly Ski Resort: 2,239 vacation rentals
  • Tahoe Paradise: 1,668 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 Fallen Leaf?

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

  • Emerald Bay State Park: 2,400 vacation rentals
  • Lakeside Beach: 3,602 vacation rentals
  • Heavenly Village: 2,063 vacation rentals
  • Zephyr Cove Beach: 4,705 vacation rentals
  • Casino at Harveys Lake Tahoe: 5,709 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Fallen Leaf 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 Fallen Leaf?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,209 Houses in Fallen Leaf. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Fallen Leaf include:

  • Cabins: 272 rentals available
  • Cottages: 272 rentals available
  • Chalets: 32 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Fallen Leaf?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 561 vacation rentals with pool available in Fallen Leaf. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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