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South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States
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Travel Inn
Travel Inn
7.3 Good
3536 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States
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1.5 mi from city centre, South Lake Tahoe 
GoodBased on 624 reviews
7.3

Situated on Lake Tahoe, Travel Inn South Lake Tahoe provides comfortable accommodation and features a 24-hour reception, free Wi-Fi and a designated smoking area. It is conveniently located for those wishing to visit local attractions.

Apex Inn
Apex Inn
5.7 Okay
1171 Emerald Bay Road, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States
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2.0 mi from city centre, South Lake Tahoe 
OkayBased on 11 reviews
5.7

Apex Inn South Lake Tahoe is located in South Lake Tahoe and offers free Wi-Fi. It also provides an express check-in and check-out feature and a 24-hour reception.

Heavenly Inn
Heavenly Inn
7.5 Good
930 Park Avenue, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States
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2.5 mi from city centre, South Lake Tahoe 
GoodBased on 369 reviews
7.5

Located by Lake Tahoe, Heavenly Inn Lake Tahoe offers comfortable accommodation and features a sauna, free Wi-Fi and a concierge. It provides 3-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

Blue Jay Lodge
Blue Jay Lodge
7.6 Good
4133 Cedar Avenue, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States
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2.8 mi from city centre, South Lake Tahoe 
GoodBased on 860 reviews
7.6

Located by Lake Tahoe, Blue Jay Lodge South Lake Tahoe provides comfortable accommodation and features an outdoor pool, a 24-hour reception and a private beach. A short walk from Harrah's Lake Tahoe, it offers comfortable rooms equipped with an in-room closet, a refrigerator and a private bathroom.

Americas Best Value Inn Casino Center Lake Tahoe
Americas Best Value Inn Casino Center Lake Tahoe
5.5 Okay
4107 Pine Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States
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2.6 mi from city centre, South Lake Tahoe 
OkayBased on 9 reviews
5.5

Situated by Lake Tahoe, Americas Best Value Inn - Casino Center Lake Tahoe offers unique and charming accommodation and features a Jacuzzi, an outdoor pool and a private beach. Popular facilities, such as a sauna and free Wi-Fi, make for an enjoyable stay in South Lake Tahoe.

Motel 6 South Lake Tahoe
Motel 6 South Lake Tahoe
6.7 Good
2375 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States
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1.0 mi from city centre, South Lake Tahoe 
GoodBased on 1,061 reviews
6.7

Conveniently situated and providing an outdoor pool, this comfortable hotel is an easy drive from Stateline. It also provides laundry facilities, a 24-hour reception and a sun deck.

Blackjack Inn South Lake Tahoe
Blackjack Inn South Lake Tahoe
8.5 Excellent
985 Park Avenue, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States
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2.6 mi from city centre, South Lake Tahoe 
ExcellentBased on 1,047 reviews
8.5

Situated by Lake Tahoe, Black Jack Inn South Lake Tahoe provides comfortable accommodation and features an express check-in and check-out feature, a lake and a 24-hour reception. It offers a tour desk and a ticket service, and is a short walk from Harrah's Lake Tahoe.

Beverly Lodge
Beverly Lodge
6.3 Good
3480 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States
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1.4 mi from city centre, South Lake Tahoe 
GoodBased on 834 reviews
6.3

Situated by Lake Tahoe, Beverly Lodge provides comfortable accommodation and features free Wi-Fi and a 24-hour reception. It is ideally located for those wishing to visit local attractions.

Gondola Lodge
Gondola Lodge
8.7 Excellent
South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States
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2.7 mi from city centre, South Lake Tahoe 
ExcellentBased on 186 reviews
8.7

Set on the shores of Lake Tahoe, Gondola Lodge offers comfortable accommodation and features free Wi-Fi, an express check-in and check-out feature and a swimming pool. It is located a brief stroll from Harrah's Lake Tahoe.

The Alder Inn
The Alder Inn
8.5 Excellent
1072 Ski Run Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States
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1.7 mi from city centre, South Lake Tahoe 
ExcellentBased on 695 reviews
8.5

The Alder Inn is a comfortable setting when in South Lake Tahoe and is close to everything the area has to offer. It also offers free Wi-Fi, an outdoor pool and an express check-in and check-out feature.

Tips for booking a South Lake Tahoe hotel

Cheapest month:October
Most expensive month:December
Average price in South Lake Tahoe:$234/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$28/night
Cheapest day:Wednesday
Most expensive day:Saturday
$156 - $297
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$135 - $265
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Top Rated South Lake Tahoe hotels

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Stardust Lodge
Stardust Lodge
8.0 Excellent
South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States
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2.7 mi from city centre, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States 

Set on the shores of Lake Tahoe, Stardust Lodge provides comfortable accommodation and features a Jacuzzi, a heated pool and a sauna. It also offers complimentary wireless internet.

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Heavenly Valley Lodge
Heavenly Valley Lodge
8.8 Excellent
1261 Ski Run Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States
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1.8 mi from city centre, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States 

Heavenly Valley Lodge Bed & Breakfast is situated in South Lake Tahoe and offers free wireless internet. The various amenities this charming bed & breakfast features include a tour desk and a terrace.

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Heavenly Ski Run Cottages
Heavenly Ski Run Cottages
8.3 Excellent
South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States
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1.7 mi from city centre, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States 

This South Lake Tahoe vacation rental is situated next to Lake Tahoe. Guests can also enjoy free internet throughout the property.

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The Alder Inn
The Alder Inn
8.5 Excellent
1072 Ski Run Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States
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1.7 mi from city centre, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States 

The Alder Inn is a comfortable setting when in South Lake Tahoe and is close to everything the area has to offer. It also offers free Wi-Fi, an outdoor pool and an express check-in and check-out feature.

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Marriott Grand Residence Club, Lake Tahoe
Marriott Grand Residence Club, Lake Tahoe
9.0 Excellent
South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States
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2.6 mi from city centre, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States 

Situated on the shores of Lake Tahoe, Grand Residences by Marriott Lake Tahoe offers charming and luxury accommodation and features a sauna, ski in/out facilities and an outdoor pool. It also provides valet parking, ski passes and an express check-in and check-out feature.

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Tahoe Lakeshore Lodge & Spa
Tahoe Lakeshore Lodge & Spa
8.8 Excellent
South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States
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1.4 mi from city centre, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States 

Set by Lake Tahoe, Tahoe Lakeshore Lodge & Spa offers comfortable accommodation and features free Wi-Fi, a lake and an outdoor heated pool. It is ideally positioned for those wanting to visit local attractions.

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Tahoe Beach & Ski Club
Tahoe Beach & Ski Club
8.2 Excellent
3601 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States
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1.6 mi from city centre, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States 

Set on Lake Tahoe, The Tahoe Beach and Ski Club Owners Association provides comfortable accommodation and features an outdoor pool, a sauna and a private beach. It is ideally located for guests wishing to discover the area's attractions.

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Lake Tahoe Vacation Resort By Diamond Resorts
Lake Tahoe Vacation Resort By Diamond Resorts
8.1 Excellent
901 Ski Run Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States
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1.8 mi from city centre, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States 

Situated by Lake Tahoe, Lake Tahoe Vacation Resort provides relaxed accommodation and features a 24-hour reception, a concierge and free Wi-Fi. Close to shops and restaurants, the hotel is an ideal base when in South Lake Tahoe.

Cheapest hotels in South Lake Tahoe, California

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Travel Inn
Travel Inn
7.3 Good
3536 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States
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1.5 mi from city centre,  

Situated on Lake Tahoe, Travel Inn South Lake Tahoe provides comfortable accommodation and features a 24-hour reception, free Wi-Fi and a designated smoking area. It is conveniently located for those wishing to visit local attractions.

$49
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Beverly Lodge
Beverly Lodge
6.3 Good
3480 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States
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1.4 mi from city centre,  

Situated by Lake Tahoe, Beverly Lodge provides comfortable accommodation and features free Wi-Fi and a 24-hour reception. It is ideally located for those wishing to visit local attractions.

$49
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Tahoe Hacienda Inn
Tahoe Hacienda Inn
6.7 Good
3820 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States
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2.1 mi from city centre,  

Set on Lake Tahoe, Tahoe Hacienda Inn offers comfortable accommodation and features free Wi-Fi, a Jacuzzi and an outdoor pool. Close to restaurants and shops, the motel is a convenient base while visiting South Lake Tahoe.

$49
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Pinewood Inn
Pinewood Inn
6.0 Good
3818 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States
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2.1 mi from city centre,  

Situated on the shores of Lake Tahoe, Pinewood Inn offers comfortable accommodation and features a 24-hour reception. Close to shops and restaurants, the motel provides a convenient base while visiting South Lake Tahoe.

$49
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Americas Best Value Inn Casino Center Lake Tahoe
Americas Best Value Inn Casino Center Lake Tahoe
5.5 Okay
4107 Pine Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States
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2.6 mi from city centre,  

Situated by Lake Tahoe, Americas Best Value Inn - Casino Center Lake Tahoe offers unique and charming accommodation and features a Jacuzzi, an outdoor pool and a private beach. Popular facilities, such as a sauna and free Wi-Fi, make for an enjoyable stay in South Lake Tahoe.

$53
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National 9 Inn
National 9 Inn
8.1 Excellent
3901 Pioneer Trail, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States
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2.3 mi from city centre,  

Situated on Lake Tahoe, National 9 Inn South Lake Tahoe offers comfortable accommodation and features an express check-in and check-out feature, a 24-hour reception and free Wi-Fi. It is conveniently located for guests wanting to visit local attractions.

$55
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Motel 6 South Lake Tahoe
Motel 6 South Lake Tahoe
6.7 Good
2375 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States
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1.0 mi from city centre,  

Conveniently situated and providing an outdoor pool, this comfortable hotel is an easy drive from Stateline. It also provides laundry facilities, a 24-hour reception and a sun deck.

$56
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Stateline Economy Inn & Suites
Stateline Economy Inn & Suites
6.0 Good
966 La Salle Street, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States
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2.6 mi from city centre,  

Situated by Lake Tahoe, Stateline Economy Inn provides comfortable accommodation and features an outdoor pool, a private beach and a swimming pool. It also offers complimentary wireless internet.

$58
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Hotel prices in South Lake Tahoe

2 stars and under

$49 - $930

Quality Inn South Lake Tahoe

#1 Most popular

$103
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Postmarc Hotel and Spa Suites

#2 Most popular

$125
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Travel Inn

Best value

Travel Inn
7.3 Good
$49
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3 stars

$70 - $176

Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel

#1 Most popular

$176
Avg. per night
Lake Tahoe Vacation Resort By Diamond Resorts
$120
Avg. per night
Avalon Lodge

Best value

Avalon Lodge
6.7 Good
$70
Avg. per night
4 stars +

$180 - $702

Heavenly Village Condos - Grand Residence
$180
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Where to stay in South Lake Tahoe

About South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe offers a wide array of activities, with plenty of outdoor and indoor attractions. Outdoorsy adventurers will appreciate the lake and mountains, while indoor types can enjoy the area’s casinos, restaurants and shops.
Things to do

South Lake Tahoe is famous as a resort town for avid skiers and snowboarders. The renowned Heavenly Mountain Resort and Squaw Valley Ski Resort are located here, welcoming powder hounds from all over the world. In fact, Squaw Valley was the site of the 1960 Winter Olympics.

Lake Tahoe runs along the edge of the city of South Lake Tahoe and comes alive in summer. Offering everything from stand-up paddle boarding to early-morning fishing expeditions and water skiing, Lake Tahoe is a nature lover’s paradise. The lake is astonishingly clear, making it ideal for exploring its underwater marine life with scuba diving or snorkeling.

Are you feeling lucky? Visit one of the large casinos in nearby Nevada, where slot machines and table games offer the chance to hit it big. Harrah’s Lake Tahoe and Harveys Lake Tahoe are the best-known casinos of the bunch, but there are several alternatives within walking distance.

During warmer months, Heavenly Mountain Resort offers a gondola from South Lake Tahoe to an observation platform where you’ll find stunning views of the surrounding mountains, valleys and lake. Nestled among towering native pine trees, nearby Fallen Leaf Lake offers a peaceful contrast to the bustle of Lake Tahoe.

Getting around

The nearest major airport to South Lake Tahoe is Reno-Tahoe International Airport, located in the city of Reno. From here, it’s around one hour’s drive to South Lake Tahoe. Other nearby major cities include Sacramento, two hours away, and San Francisco, 3.5 hours away. Within South Lake Tahoe, buses provide transportation between most major destinations. 

South Lake Tahoe travel FAQs

  • What are the best hotels in South Lake Tahoe?

    One of the most popular hotels in South Lake Tahoe is Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel, which has been reviewed by 3,613 users and currently has a rating of 7.8/10. Other top-rated locations include Beach Retreat & Lodge at Tahoe and Lake Tahoe Vacation Resort By Diamond Resorts, which have received 7.3/10 and 8.1/10 ratings from our users, respectively.

  • What is a good hotel near Heavenly Mountain Resort?

    Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel is a hotel near Heavenly Mountain Resort that is popular with HotelsCombined users, scoring 7.8 across 3,613 reviews.

  • What is a good hotel in South Lake Tahoe near Heavenly Village?

    For a good hotel near to Heavenly Village, consider Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel - it is rated 7.8/10 from 3,613 HotelsCombined reviews.

  • Is there a good hotel near South Lake Tahoe Ice Arena?

    A good hotel near South Lake Tahoe Ice Arena is Beach Retreat & Lodge at Tahoe, which has been rated 7.3/10 by 3,730 HotelsCombined user reviews.

  • How much do hotels in South Lake Tahoe cost?

    $374/night is the average price of a hotel in South Lake Tahoe, based on HotelsCombined searches over the last 3 days. For 4-star hotels in South Lake Tahoe, the average price found is $722/night, and for 5-star hotels the average price is $820/night.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in South Lake Tahoe?

    Prices for South Lake Tahoe hotels have been found for as low as $47/night over the last 3 days.

  • How much is a hotel in South Lake Tahoe tonight?

    South Lake Tahoe hotels start at $47 for tonight; however accommodations will average about $216. Many 4-star stays can be found in South Lake Tahoe tonight, with prices starting at $169. These prices were found on HotelsCombined within the last 72 hours.

  • What are the best hotels on Lake Tahoe Boulevard in South Lake Tahoe?

    Lake Tahoe Boulevard is the largest artery in South Lake Tahoe, cutting through the various neighborhoods in the city, including Al Tahoe, Bijou, Stateline, and Tahoe Valley. Also, the boulevard links multiple attractions in the city, such as Lake Tahoe historic Museum, Magic Carpet Golf, and Tahoe Outdoor Adventures. If you seek to be at the center of what the city has to offer, from nature parks to historical sites, a thriving shopping scene, and spectacular views, consider finding South Lake Hotels around this avenue. We recommend staying at Days Inn by Wyndham South Lake Tahoe, conveniently nestled at the heart of the city center, right along the boulevard. This establishment features a unique blend of the downtown bustle and the laid-back lifestyle setting. Another great fit is Tahoe Hacienda Inn, offering free parking and is a few strides away from the beach, Heavenly Gandola, and shopping outlets at Heavenly Village.

  • Are there kid friendly hotels in South Lake Tahoe?

    If you visit South Lake Tahoe with little ones, consider looking for South Lake Tahoe hotels near Gardner Mountain. This neighborhood features a family friendly feel, offering a mix of in-town conveniences with an alpine living ambiance. Also, there are various kid friendly attractions in this neighborhood, including Camp Richardson, offering all-year outdoor fun-packed activities for the whole family, and beautiful sandy beaches of Lake Tahoe, including Kiva Beach, Pope Beach, and Baldwin Beach. A convenient option in this neighborhood is Fireside Lodge Bed and Breakfast, which offers free self-parking, placing you a few minutes away from Heavenly Gondola. The establishment also features family rooms, a picnic area, music for children, board games, a game room, an indoor play area, and kids' outdoor play equipment, ideal for an exciting family vacation. Alternatively, you can consider cheap hotels in South Lake Tahoe, around the Heavenly Valley neighborhood. This versatile neighborhood boasts various kid friendly attractions, including Heavenly Ski Resort and scenic views of the Sierra Nevada and Lake Tahoe. A great option for staying in this neighborhood is Heavenly Valley Lodge Bed & Breakfast, conveniently located near Heavenly Ski Resort. This hotel features various thrilling activities for the whole family, including hiking, cycling, skiing, horse riding, golf, and fishing.

  • How do I find a peaceful and quiet hotel in South Lake Tahoe?

    If you are looking for a tranquil getaway in South Lake Tahoe, consider finding hotels in South Lake Tahoe, around Pioneer Trail. This neighborhood boasts a calm and peaceful atmosphere, much needed for a quiet staycation in the city. Also, most hotels in this neighborhood feature scenic mountain and forest views, offering you a countryside feel during your stay. Moreover, you can enjoy various outdoor activities, including skiing, hiking, and biking through the various wooded trails and meadows in the neighborhood. Staying at Tahoe 1200w10 2 Bedroom Condo is well recommended for a quiet stay in South Lake Tahoe.

  • What neighborhoods in South Lake Tahoe have the best restaurants?

    Foodies visiting South Lake Tahoe will enjoy staying along Lake Tahoe Boulevard for the ultimate dining experience. This boulevard hosts various dining options ranging from international franchise fast-food restaurants to locally owned joints. Restaurants on both the northern and southern sides provide a variety of cuisines including Italian, Japanese, American, and Mexican specials. Some of the most popular restaurants on the northern end of this boulevard include Kalani's, Base Camp Pizza Co, Izabella Ristorante Italiano, and The Naked Fish. As you head south, you will come across more eateries serving all manner of cuisines, such as Freshies Restaurant & Bar, Sprouts Café, Scusa Italian Ristorante, and My Thai Cuisine. To sample the specials offered in the city's diverse culinary scene, consider staying at A&A Lake Tahoe Inn.