Lake Tahoe is a well-known destination to most Californians, who flock to the naturally stunning area to enjoy either summer picnics or winter snowboarding. Explore all the outdoor activities and beauty Lake Tahoe has to offer by booking one of the best boutique hotels in the area and discovering the unexpected amenities of the region. These South Lake Tahoe hotels will make you want to drop what you’re doing and visit this beautiful region of California now!
Americas Best Value Inn – Casino Center Lake Tahoe
If you want to combine your nature retreat with some gambling fun, book a room at Americas Best Value Inn – Casino Center Lake Tahoe. Not only will you find yourself two blocks away from the casinos on the shore of South Lake Tahoe, you will also get complimentary private beach passes to enjoy the natural beauty in a secluded setting. When you return to your hotel, you can look forward to relaxing in the inn’s spa and sauna, as well as the outdoor pool if you are visiting during the summer.
Budget Inn South Lake Tahoe
The cozy and affordable Budget Inn South Lake Tahoe is geared toward ski enthusiasts and families; book here to save on lodging and spend your money on ski gear and local outings instead. Kids will love the heated outdoor swimming pool, as well as the children’s playground, and families can even bring their pets along for an extra $20 a night. Visitors will appreciate the inn’s location most of all, as you will find yourself in the Lake Tahoe city center. This hotel is a 15-minute walk from the beach and lake, as well as three miles away from the local golf course and Heavenly Ski Resort.
The Landing Resort and Spa
If you want to splurge on your Lake Tahoe trip, book a room at the Landing Resort and Spa. Enjoy the marble bathroom and crackling fireplace you will find in the rooms, most of which have an excellent view of scenic Lake Tahoe. In your downtime, indulge in the treatments the on-site full-service spa offers, or unwind at the hotel’s Bar at Jimmy’s. Best of all, staying at this resort gives you direct access to Lake Tahoe’s beautiful beach.
Inn by the Lake
Travelers seeking a real peaceful getaway may want to check out the Inn by the Lake. Rooms come with private balconies or patios, and the hotel features a seasonal pool and steam room for guests to truly relax. Active travelers will love the easy access to El Dorado Beach with its range of water sports for guests to try.
3 Peaks Resort & Beach Club
The rustic 3 Peaks Resort & Beach Club is a favorite for outdoorsy types and nature enthusiasts. Rooms range from cozy cabin-style lodgings to more spacious suites with fireplaces and a hot tub. The pet-friendly resort is surrounded by a scenic pine forest, and offers a beautiful walkway connecting guests to the nearby beach.
Photo by Brittany Stewart.