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7 Seas Inn at Tahoe
3 out of 5
4145 Manzanita Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA
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The price is $171 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (358 reviews)

"The owners were supper friendly and caring. We would definitely stay here again in the future."…"

Reviewed on May 31, 2020

7 Seas Inn at Tahoe
The Landing Resort & Spa
Great for beach vacations
4.5 out of 5
4104 Lakeshore Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA
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The price is $296 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (994 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, beach towels, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"The room was lovely. The view was breath-taking. The food in the restaurant, Jimmy's, was wonderful."…"

Reviewed on Jul 3, 2020

The Landing Resort & Spa
Alder Inn
Great for beach vacations
2.5 out of 5
1072 Ski Run Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA
The price is $149 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (644 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"The property was lovely and so were the staff. The only issues were that the cable in our room didn't work and the ice machine was out of order."…"

Reviewed on Jun 13, 2020

Alder Inn
Tahoe Beach and Ski
Great for beach vacations
3.5 out of 5
3601 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA
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4.5/5Wonderful! (164 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, sun loungers, outdoor pool
Great hotel on the beach in South Lake Tahoe

"This resort hotel was excellent all the way around. The staff was very courteous and helpful. Great private beach area. Very quiet grounds during the time we stayed. Perfect location that is near many eateries. The one bedroom suite we had was very large and provided far more than enough room for ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2017

Tahoe Beach and Ski
Hotel Azure
Great for beach vacations
3 out of 5
3300 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA
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The price is $178 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (983 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Hotel is in an AMAZING location. It's an older property that was renovated pretty well ...small finishing details were skipped, but most won't notice those. Overall it was a GREAT room. Very CLEAN and the patio was the best feature especially because were lucky enough to have a breathtakingly beautiful ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 3, 2020

Hotel Azure
Tahoe Lakeshore Lodge & Spa
Great for beach vacations
2.5 out of 5
930 Balbijou Rd, South Lake Tahoe, CA
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4.4/5Excellent! (994 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, beach towels, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"The private beach was great. The staff was very helpful. No food or drink services on the property was the only downside."…"

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2020

Tahoe Lakeshore Lodge & Spa
Tahoe Beach & Ski Club
Great for beach vacations
3 out of 5
3601 Lake Tahoe Blvd., South Lake Tahoe, CA
The price is $179 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (303 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, sun loungers, massages on beach, beach towels
Travelers say...

"The resort is located on the beach with easy access to rentals for boating and skiing. It’s well maintained. My room has recently been remodeled and has a cute cabin feel. Our room is very quiet, but there are multiple buildings and the one on the beach had much more activity, so I suspect it may ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun 17, 2020

Tahoe Beach & Ski Club
POSTMARC Hotel and Spa Suites
Great for beach vacations
2.5 out of 5
3696 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA
The price is $135 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (1,002 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, beach bars
Travelers say...

"Really enjoyed the cleanliness and easy access. The staff was kind and helpful."…"

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2020

POSTMARC Hotel and Spa Suites
Station House Inn
Great for beach vacations
2.5 out of 5
901 Park Avenue, South Lake Tahoe, CA
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The price is $142 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (1,003 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, beach bar, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Really clean room, helpful staff, also did what they needed for COVID -19 precautions"…"

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2020

Station House Inn
Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel
Great for beach vacations
3.5 out of 5
4130 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA
The price is $127 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (6,989 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, indoor pool
Travelers say...

"We got a good deal this time because we booked Monday through Thursday. Room is big, that’s my favorite part, very family oriented. The only drawback is the bathroom and bedroom doors make some noises."…"

Reviewed on Jul 3, 2020

Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel
3 Peaks Resort & Beach Club
Great for beach vacations
3 out of 5
931 Park Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA
The price is $117 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (5,631 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Loved the location, the size of the room, and the cleanliness!!!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2020

3 Peaks Resort & Beach Club
The Beach Retreat & Lodge at Tahoe
Great for beach vacations
3.5 out of 5
3411 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA
The price is $251 per night
4/5Very Good! (1,004 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, beach bar, beach towels, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"The lake is beautiful and to have a view room made it so relaxing."…"

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2020

The Beach Retreat & Lodge at Tahoe
Heavenly Inn
2.5 out of 5
930 Park Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA
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The price is $109 per night
4/5Very Good! (257 reviews)
Will be back!

"Super cute and comfy! Slept great for a hotel bed too!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2020

Heavenly Inn
Lake Tahoe Vacation Resort by Diamond Resorts
Great for beach vacations
3.5 out of 5
901 Ski Run Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA
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The price is $175 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (1,906 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Jimmy at check in and out was very efficient And friendly- room was spotless and spacious Didn’t really use the facilities as just one night but it all looked great - everyone was friendly from check on to valet parking"…"

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020

Lake Tahoe Vacation Resort by Diamond Resorts
Bluelake Inn at Tahoe
Great for beach vacations
2 out of 5
944 Friday Avenue, South Lake Tahoe, CA
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The price is $98 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (1,003 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Great location for shops and restaurants. You're in walking-distance to plenty of great attractions in South Tahoe, and even in walking distance from the Nevada stateline and casinos. The rooms are spacious for the price with full-size bathtubs. And the wall-sized mirror right next to the bed"…"

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

Bluelake Inn at Tahoe
Rodeway Inn South Lake Tahoe
Great for beach vacations
2 out of 5
4127 Pine Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA
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The price is $79 per night
3.5/5Good! (1,002 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, beach bar, beach towels, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"I liked this hotel because is so close to the beach"…"

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2020

Rodeway Inn South Lake Tahoe
Blue Jay Lodge
Great for beach vacations
2 out of 5
4133 Cedar Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA
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The price is $80 per night
3.5/5Good! (1,001 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"The man who checked me in was very, very nice and pleasant and was glad to see the room so clean and tidy after a very long hike in the woods. May book another night! Thank you for a great stay!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2020

Blue Jay Lodge
Alpine Inn and Spa
3 out of 5
920 Stateline Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA
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The price is $80 per night
3.3/5 (994 reviews)

"This is a great place if you have a pet and don’t want to pay a lot. The grass area was big enough for pup to run around. Parking isn’t great but the location is convenient."…"

Reviewed on Jun 27, 2020

Alpine Inn and Spa
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Beach Hotels in South Lake Tahoe

Known for its beaches and entertainment choices, South Lake Tahoe offers a lot for the traveler planning a beach getaway. With 103 beach hotels and other accommodation options to choose from in this destination, it's easy to find one that meets your needs.

As you browse for a place to stay by the water in South Lake Tahoe, check out these top-rated beach hotels with positive customer reviews.

Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel - 3.5-star resort near Lakeside Beach. It features an indoor pool, free buffet breakfast, and a restaurant. Guests love the proximity to shopping and comfortable rooms.

Americas Best Value Inn - Casino Center Lake Tahoe - 2.5-star hotel, 8-minute walk from Lakeside Beach. Our travelers recommend its overall value and comfortable rooms. This hotel boasts free WiFi, free parking, and TVs.

Lake Tahoe Vacation Resort by Diamond Resorts - 3-star condo resort near Lakeside Beach. It offers an outdoor pool, a restaurant, and free WiFi. Guest reviews highlight the beach locale and proximity to shopping.

7 Seas Inn at Tahoe - 3-star bed & breakfast with a private beach nearby. It features free breakfast, a spa tub, and free WiFi. Guests love the good location and breakfast.

The Landing Resort & Spa - 4.5-star luxury resort on Lakeside Beach. Our travelers recommend its central location and proximity to shopping. This resort boasts an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a restaurant.

Planning Your Trip to South Lake Tahoe

Good weather can be important during a beach vacation, so you can use these local temperature and rainfall averages to decide when to visit.

  • Hottest months: August, July, September, and June, with an average temperature of 80°F
  • Coldest months: January, December, February, and November, with an average temperature of 17°F
  • Driest months: August, July, June, and September, with an average rainfall of 0.53 inches
  • Rainiest months: November, December, March, and January, with an average rainfall of 2.92 inches

Sightseeing in and Around South Lake Tahoe

After arriving and checking into your hotel, you'll probably want to explore your surroundings. If you can't wait to check out the beaches, head to Pope Beach or Regan Beach for a relaxing day by the water. Discover the area's entertainment choices and lakeside setting, and make time for local attractions like Heavenly Ski Resort and Magic Carpet Golf. Other things to see and do in the area are Lake Tahoe Balloons and Bijou Community Park. Visitors also enjoy South Lake Tahoe for its:
  • Skiing
  • Casino gaming
  • Snowboarding
  • Mountain views
  • Camping
  • Excursions

Getting Around South Lake Tahoe

To get to South Lake Tahoe, book a flight to Lake Tahoe, CA (TVL), the closest major airport, which is located 1.5 mi (2.4 km) from the city center. If you'd like to venture out around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.

Frequently asked questions

What is South Lake Tahoe like for travelers who love the beach?
Known for its beaches and entertainment choices, South Lake Tahoe offers a lot for the traveler planning a beach getaway.
What's the best place to stay for a beach vacation in South Lake Tahoe?
Black Bear Lodge is a top 3-star beach hotel with a seasonal outdoor pool and free WiFi. Other good options for your beach trip include Rodeway Inn South Lake Tahoe and Alpine Inn and Spa. To enjoy some time by the water, head to Lakeside Beach or Pope Beach.
How many beach hotels will I be able to find in South Lake Tahoe?
Choose from one of Expedia’s 99 hotels in South Lake Tahoe for your beachside break.
What's the seasonal weather like in South Lake Tahoe?
Good weather can be important during a beach vacation, so you can use these local temperature and rainfall averages to decide when to visit. The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 58°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 32°F. Average annual rainfall for South Lake Tahoe is 20 inches.
What is there to see and do around South Lake Tahoe?
After arriving and checking into your hotel, you’ll probably want to explore your surroundings. If you’re excited to scope out the beaches, spend a relaxing day by the water at Lakeside Beach or Pope Beach. Experience the area’s entertainment choices and casinos, and make time for local attractions like Heavenly Gondola and The Shops at Heavenly Village. You can also pay a visit to Heavenly Ski Resort or Regan Beach for more to see and do.
What's the best way to get around South Lake Tahoe?
To get to South Lake Tahoe, book a flight to Reno, NV (RNO-Reno-Tahoe Intl.), the closest major airport, which is located 42.7 mi (68.7 km) from the city center. If you’d like to venture out around the area, you may want a rental car for your journey.

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