Lake Tahoe is a destination where adventure and entertainment reign supreme. As such, South Lake Tahoe hotels range from rustic mountain lodges to beachside retreats. If you’re searching for the best Lake Tahoe hotels to spice up your getaway, we’re here to enhance your trip to a once-in-a-lifetime experience.
Many Tahoe hotels offer family-friendly amenities such as heated pools, beach access, and are within walking distance of the Heavenly Village for putt-putt golf, ice skating, and patio dining. If you prefer a little mountain seclusion, Tahoe’s south shore boasts an array of hotel resorts with spas, hot tubs, and easy access to hiking trails, secret beaches, and powdered ski slopes.
Lake Tahoe Hotels Near Heavenly
Families looking for it all…look no further. Stay at a Lake Tahoe hotel near the Heavenly Village and keep the kids occupied playing at the arcade or skiing on Heavenly’s trails while you enjoy a locally-crafted beer and live music on the patio.
One of the splendid things about vacations and traveling is experiencing things you don’t get at home, like all of the amenities available at a hotel. South Lake Tahoe hotels offer a wide range of lodging options and amenities, and we’re not just talking about single-use shampoos and fuzzy towels. Here is an overview of the best South Lake Tahoe hotels to make your getaway special.
Stay at the Marriott Grand Residence Club in downtown South Lake Tahoe and bring the whole family when you reserve a lavish studio, one or two bedroom apartment. Next door, the Marriott’s Timber Lodge welcomes families with spacious rooms and a prime location in the heart of Heavenly Village. With a massive, heated outdoor pool, onsite spa, and nearly ski-in, ski-out access to the Heavenly Gondola and Heavenly Village for shopping and entertainment, Marriott’s Grand Residence Club and Timber Lodge make adventuring in Lake Tahoe a breeze.
Forest Suites offers luxurious accommodations in an intimate alpine setting that’s still near all the downtown action. The kids will love splashing in the heated outdoor pool and adults will appreciate sipping a glass of vino at Al’s Saloon after an epic day of skiing. Step out of Forest Suites to explore the shops, restaurants, and bars of Heavenly Village or stroll to Van Sickle Bi-State Park where hiking trails lead to mountain vistas and sparkly waterfalls.
The Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel is South Lake Tahoe’s only all-suite hotel. Located in the heart of downtown, these upscale suites are perfect for families looking to immerse themselves in mountain life. Strut in your ski boots to the Heavenly Gondola for easy-access to the slopes, and after a day of carving lines, indulge in the best South Lake Tahoe restaurants and entertainment without having to lift a finger; the Stateline casinos and Heavenly Village are merely a block away!
Indulge in a Waterfront Tahoe Hotel Stay
If you prefer a laid-back ski lodge vibe with your accommodations, stay at the Tahoe Beach & Ski Club for year-round access to Tahoe’s outdoor playground. This waterfront hotel with a private beach makes lazing in the sun a professional sport. Located less than a mile from Heavenly Mountain Resort’s California Base Lodge, and with a tennis court, volleyball court, and fitness center to boot, you’ll find plenty of amenities at the Tahoe Beach & Ski Club, no matter what the weather is doing.
Replenish your soul at the Beach Retreat & Lodge at Tahoe and enjoy breathtaking mountain and lake views from your hotel room. This beachfront lodge is perfect for a family vacation, romantic getaway, or ski bum escape with easy access to some of the best hiking, biking, and skiing trails in Lake Tahoe. Don’t forget to bring your furry friend! The Beach Retreat and Lodge is a dog-friendly hotel.
Lake Tahoe Hotels for the Adventurer
For outdoor enthusiasts who like making new friends, Basecamp Hotel in downtown Stateline is the perfect spot for salutations. With a beer garden that’s open till the wee hours, outdoor fire pits for toasting marshmallows, plenty of yard games, and merely 5 minutes walking distance to the Heavenly Gondola, Basecamp Hotel isn’t so much a place to stay as it is a way of life.
Whatever your flavor, South Lake Tahoe hotels have all the best amenities and options to choose from.
All South Lake Tahoe Accommodations
If you’re still searching for Lake Tahoe lodging that will add an extra marshmallow to your hot chocolate, check out the south shore’s Cabin & Vacation Rentals for mountain charm or stay at our RVs & Campgrounds to sleep under the stars. You can celebrate in style at Lake Tahoe Casino Hotels and enjoy luxury amenities at South Lake Tahoe Resorts. Incredible views, cozy fireplaces, and a ski town vibe make your Lake Tahoe accommodations much more than a place to lay your head.
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