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Pepper Tree Inn
3 out of 5
645 N Lake Blvd, Tahoe City, CA
The price is $125 per night
0.05 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (956 reviews)
Charming, view of lake, comfy

"Located 15 min drive from Squaw Resort. Cute charming place to stay with view of the lake. I'm impressed with the thoughtful touches, coffee and mugs inside room, cute bear decorations. Warm heater, comfy bed. Parking is free. I don't have any negative comments for this place. Price is slightly high ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2020

Pepper Tree Inn
Basecamp Tahoe City
3 out of 5
955 North Lake Blvd, P.O. Box 6328, Tahoe City, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $190 per night
0.22 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (344 reviews)

"Basic, clean, surprisingly very comfortable bed. Perfect for a quick trip to Tahoe."…"

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2020

Basecamp Tahoe City
Sunnyside Restaurant & Lodge
3 out of 5
1850 West Lake Blvd, Tahoe City, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $345 per night
2.39 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (286 reviews)

"I’ve stayed at Sunnyside many times before and we always enjoy our stay. Breakfast is provided and my kids love afternoon cookies and hot cocoa after a day of skiing. I stayed in room 41, one of the 1 bedroom suites and my only suggestion is to install a coat rack in the hallway. The suite next door ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2020

Sunnyside Restaurant & Lodge
Americas Best Value Inn Lake Tahoe-Tahoe City
2 out of 5
455 N Lake Blvd, Tahoe City, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $141 per night
0.13 mi from city center
3.9/5Good! (837 reviews)

"We loved that our room had a view of the beautiful golf course and a patio so we could sit outside to enjoy it. The bed was comfy and the room was very clean. The only negative was that we were across from the cleaning room so there was a little extra noise in the morning. Other than that, we’d definitely ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2020

Americas Best Value Inn Lake Tahoe-Tahoe City
Updated Condo on Tahoe's West Shore by RedAwning
3 out of 5
2755 N Lake Blvd, TCC0447, Tahoe City, CA
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1.7 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (4 reviews)
Basic Condo

"The unit is older and needs renovation but suited our needs for basic lodging. A previous reviewer complained of poor insulation and this was due to a cold leak through the laundry area but compensated by keeping the bedroom doors closed and covering the vents in the living room and kitchen. Convenient ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2019

Updated Condo on Tahoe's West Shore by RedAwning
River Ranch Lodge & Restaurant
2.5 out of 5
2285 River Road, Tahoe City, CA
The price is $200 per night
3.11 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (124 reviews)

"Very friendly staff upon check in. Very hard to reach someone via phone prior to arrival, never answer phone. Prices too high (300/night) for the service they provide. You could stay at a full service hotel at that rate. Few amenities, no room service for food. If you need something for your room, ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2020

River Ranch Lodge & Restaurant
Granlibakken Tahoe
3 out of 5
725 Granlibakken Road, PO Box 6329, Tahoe City, CA
The price is $174 per night
1.16 mi from city center
3.9/5Very Good! (442 reviews)

"We had a lovely stay and were so impressed with the efforts of the staff to continue to provide a delicious breakfast each morning even though restrictions were in place due to the Coronavirus."…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Granlibakken Tahoe
Modern Lakeside Comfort: Walk to Dock & Tahoe City
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0.38 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (1 review)
Very well built, very small!

"Our family of 4 stayed at this home, and will likely be back. The price was great, but do be aware that space is limited. The place itself was very well-built. The location is excellent. Kitchen could be better equipped for actual cooking - it could use a few more accessories in the kitchen to make ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2020

Modern Lakeside Comfort: Walk to Dock & Tahoe City
The Cottage Inn
2.5 out of 5
1690 W. Lake Blvd, Tahoe City, CA
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2.24 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (168 reviews)

"Kimberly was great. Kind considerate and made our short stay and pleasant."…"

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2020

The Cottage Inn
Fun and Relaxing in Tahoe City!
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2.35 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (55 reviews)
Classic and comfortable Tahoe cabin

"Just as described. Rustic and comfortable. Good location. Nice and warm too!"…"

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2020

Fun and Relaxing in Tahoe City!
Nice Villas Condo w/ HOA Pool, Close to Tahoe City & Beach- Great Value!
4.4/5Excellent! (5 reviews)
Great house in great location.

"Great house, with everything we needed for a family of four for a long weekend ski trip. Everything worked very well. Location was unbeatable. 5 min Tahoe City dining options. Would recommend and use again in the future for a winter or summer vacation."…"

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2020

Nice Villas Condo w/ HOA Pool, Close to Tahoe City & Beach- Great Value!
Charming and Romantic Honeymoon Cottage With a Short Walk to Lake Tahoe
4.9/5Exceptional! (32 reviews)
Cozy hideaway!

"My daughter and I really enjoyed the warmth and coziness of this cabin. Perfectly situated near the lake and town. Such a fun time!!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 19, 2020

Charming and Romantic Honeymoon Cottage With a Short Walk to Lake Tahoe
Tahoe Cozy Cabinin Tahoe Parkspringsteen
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2.34 mi from city center
3/5 (2 reviews)
Springsteen cabin

"The cabin itself was very nice with mountain decor. But some issues with property management....No key card for Tahoe Park for the first three days was the biggest issue. But also some lacks in the cabin ...no laundry soap, no replacement kitchen bags, no mattress cover on DS bed, a jammed full vacuum ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2019

Tahoe Cozy Cabinin Tahoe Parkspringsteen
Honeymoon Cottage ~ One Dog Welcome!
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0.21 mi from city center
3/5 (1 review)

"The property has a great location. Wished there was an area outside to sit. Also there are no curtains on the bedroom window. The property sleeps 4 but they only gave us 2 bath towels. Took two calls to property management to get extra towels."…"

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2019

Honeymoon Cottage ~ One Dog Welcome!
Cozy Lakeview Cabin. Renovated and Loved. Enjoy!
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2.64 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)

"My husband and I stayed here over July 4th weekend, and were very pleased with this house. Great view of the lake from the front porch where we would sip our morning coffee. Located on a quiet street. Comfortable and very clean interior. Kitchen was a nice size and had essential pots/pans (but no ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2020

Cozy Lakeview Cabin. Renovated and Loved. Enjoy!
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Visiting Tahoe City

Travelers to Tahoe City give high marks for the lakeside setting and ski areas. This walkable city also attracts tourists with its mountain views. Around the area, top sights include Northstar California Resort, Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe, and Bowers Mansion.

  • You'll find 3394 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Lake Tahoe
  • The closest major airport is in Truckee, CA (TKF-Truckee Tahoe), 10.2 mi (16.4 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Lake Tahoe, CA (TVL), 20.7 mi (33.4 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Tahoe City

The city's lakeside, hiking trails, and mountain views provide a picturesque setting, and places to visit include Commons Beach Park. Top activities include skiing and biking, while Tahoe City Marina, Granlibakken Resort Ski Area, and Tahoe Cross Country Ski Area are favorite sights to visit. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Watson Cabin Museum and Watson Cabin Living Museum.

In Tahoe City, there are 308 hotels and other lodging accommodations so you'll have a variety of choices for a perfect vacation. These are highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • The Cottage Inn - This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its beach locale and helpful staff.
  • Basecamp Tahoe City - Our customers like the breakfast and clean, comfortable rooms at this motel. With a stay at this 3-star motel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and a restaurant, along with free WiFi.
  • Sunnyside Restaurant & Lodge - This 3-star hotel features a marina, 2 restaurants, and free breakfast. Expedia customers like its helpful staff and clean, comfortable rooms.

Outside the city, top places to visit include Northstar California Resort, located 7.2 mi (11.5 km) from the heart of the city, and Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe, which is 17.5 mi (28.1 km) away.

Dressing for Tahoe City

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 47°F and the nighttime average to be 19°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 73°F during the day and 25°F at night
  • July through September averages 79°F during the day and 36°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 65°F during the day and 20°F at night
  • Tahoe City gets about 33.78 inches of rain per year
  • Hottest months are usually August and July with an average temperature of 76°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 20°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Tahoe City?
Sunnyside Restaurant & Lodge is a favorite with Expedia customers. This 3-star hotel offers a marina and 2 restaurants. Other top choices based on traveler reviews include The Cottage Inn and Basecamp Tahoe City.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Tahoe City, will I receive a refund?
Yes, most hotel bookings are refundable if you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before check in. If you have a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to still cancel and receive a refund within 24 hours of booking. Plug in your dates, click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to view the best options available in Tahoe City.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Tahoe City?
For additional details about picking new dates or cancelling your trip to Tahoe City, click here.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Tahoe City?
Based on reviews, The Inn at Boatworks is a popular 2-star property for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other good choices for your budget-friendly stay include Americas Best Value Inn Lake Tahoe-Tahoe City and Pepper Tree Inn.
What's the best accommodation for a family trip to Tahoe City?
Sunnyside Restaurant & Lodge is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features 2 restaurants and free parking. Pepper Tree Inn is another good option for your stay with the kids. Attractions in the area like Lake Tahoe Balloons and Magic Carpet Golf are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best hotel to stay with easy access to North Tahoe Regional Park?
River Ranch Lodge & Restaurant is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. It’s located just a short 0.9 mi (1.5 km) from North Tahoe Regional Park. Other good choices within a few miles include Resort at Squaw Creek - Destination Hotels & Resorts and The Village at Squaw Valley.
What's the best place to stay to stay near the beach in Tahoe City?
Sunnyside Restaurant & Lodge is a top 3-star beach property with free WiFi and free parking. Other good choices for your beach trip include Americas Best Value Inn Lake Tahoe-Tahoe City and Sunnyside Restaurant & Lodge. Head to Meeks Bay Beach or Sand Harbor Beach for some quality time by the water.
What's the best boutique accommodation in Tahoe City?
Basecamp Tahoe City is a favorite 3-star property with Expedia travelers looking for a stylish accommodation, featuring a restaurant and a bar.
What's the best accommodation for a golf trip to Tahoe City?
Americas Best Value Inn Lake Tahoe-Tahoe City is a top property that has an adjacent golf course and features free WiFi. You can tee off at Tahoe City Golf Course during your trip.
What's the best place to stay for a ski vacation in Tahoe City?
Based on our travel data, Americas Best Value Inn Lake Tahoe-Tahoe City is a top property for hitting the ski slopes, and features a casino and free breakfast. Granlibakken Tahoe is another good choice for your winter getaway. Spend your days on the slopes by visiting Granlibakken Resort Ski Area, Tahoe Cross Country Ski Area, or Northstar California Resort.
What are some accommodations with pools in Tahoe City?
Granlibakken Tahoe is a popular 3-star resort featuring an outdoor pool, a children’s pool, and a full-service spa. A couple of other options with an onsite pool include Mandala - Sfl #21 4 Bedroom Townhouse and Tahoe City Condo in The Villas by RedAwning.

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