Hotels in South Lake Tahoe, CA

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South Lake Tahoe, CA
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When to book a hotel in South Lake Tahoe

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Low SeasonNovembercheapest month to stay
High SeasonJulymost expensive time to stay
38%expected price decrease
28%expected price increase

Price

$151 - $335

Highest day of weekFridayis the most expensive day of the week to book
Cheapest day of weekMondayis the cheapest day of the week to book
$205is the average per night cost for a hotel on this day
$145is the average per night cost for a hotel on this day
Cheapest time to bookThe cheapest time to book hotels in South Lake Tahoe is: 1-2 star, 66 days before. 3 star, on the same day that your stay begins. 4-5 star, 79 days before.

1-2 star

$134 - $147

3 star

$173 - $194

4-5 star

$173 - $251


South Lake Tahoe travel tips

Because South Lake Tahoe does not have public transportation to navigate the city, your choices of transportation during your visit are primarily rental car, walking, or cycling. The city is known for being small and accessible, making it an easy place to drive. It’s also equipped with many bicycle trails, including the Pope-Baldwin Bike Path and the South Lake Tahoe Bike Path, both of which run the length of the city. If you’re interested in hotels in South Lake Tahoe that are near the city’s major roads, look for lodging in the Tahoe Valley neighborhood. The Apex Inn is an affordable and comfortable option that’s in the heart of this area.


How much does a hotel in South Lake Tahoe cost per night?

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4-star hotels

Cheapest $88

Average $185

Most expensive $1,022

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Where to stay in South Lake Tahoe

If you’re planning on traveling to South Lake Tahoe for work, you may wish to stay in the Tahoe Valley neighborhood, as this is where many of the city’s offices are located. Tahoe Valley will also put you near Highways 50 and 89, making it easy for you to travel to nearby towns. The Playpark Lodge is a quaint choice that’s right in the center of the area. Tourists and return travelers frequently prefer to stay as close to the lake as possible, since this makes it more convenient to participate in recreational activities. The Hotel Azure is a stylish establishment located directly on the waterfront. If you’re hoping to embark on a romantic trip with your significant other, consider booking a hotel that’s in or near the scenic Tahoe Keys neighborhood. The Fireside Lodge Bed & Breakfast is a secluded option that’s just a short walk from the water.


Learn about attractions and sights in South Lake Tahoe

With its beautiful scenery, South Lake Tahoe has a never-ending list of things to see and do, particularly if you love nature. To get on your feet and take a hike, head to the Rubicon Trail in Tahoe Valley. If you‘ll be visiting during the summer months, spend some time by the water at Pope Beach in the Camp Richardson area or Lakeside Beach in Al Tahoe. The winter months are popular for skiing, and Heavenly Village Way is the place to hit the slopes. There are a few South Lake Tahoe hotels that’ll put you just a short drive from these different sights, such as the Beach Retreat & Lodge at Tahoe, which is near the Al Tahoe neighborhood.

To be in an area that has some of the city’s most popular restaurants and bars, book hotels in South Lake Tahoe near Tahoe Valley. In this neighborhood, you’ll find many different cuisines, including barbeque, classic American food, Thai, and Italian. This is also where much of the city’s nightlife is concentrated, plus several breweries. It’s possible to find cheap hotels in South Lake Tahoe that are still in the heart of this neighborhood, the High Country Lodge being one example that is both comfortable and affordable.

One of the most popular events in the area is the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship Tournament that takes place every year in mid-July at the Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course near Al Tahoe. The Alpine Inn and Spa is an affordable hotel that’s less than a five minutes drive from the venue. If you’re a foodie, you won’t want to miss out on An Evening of Food, Beer and Wine Tasting, which is held each year in early November at Harrah's Resort Casino Convention Center in Al Tahoe. You can stay at the Lake Ridge Hotel and you’ll be less than 10 minutes’ walk from the convention center.


Information about staying in South Lake Tahoe

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When visiting South Lake Tahoe the average booking length is 2 nights.

A hotel room in South Lake Tahoe will generally set you back around $217 per night. This figure is an average and prices will vary according to the facilities, location and room availability at your desired hotel.

The cheapest month to book a hotel in South Lake Tahoe is November. The cost of your room could be as much as 38% cheaper than peak months.

Sunday is the day where you will typically find the lowest price for your hotel room in South Lake Tahoe. The highest price tends to be on Thursday.

On average, a hostel in South Lake Tahoe will be priced around $102. This price will be per person, per night and was obtained using hostel and 2 star or below hotels. In comparison, this will be $115 lower than your typical South Lake Tahoe hotel.

With an average temperature of 44.6 °F and expected precipitation of 2″, May is a great month to explore the outdoors near South Lake Tahoe. Some great places to visit near South Lake Tahoe in May are Mammoth Mountain, Squaw Peak, and South Entrance Yosemite National Park.

Yes, South Lake Tahoe has 47 vacation rentals available. If you’re interested in a vacation rental in South Lake Tahoe, Lakeland Village at Heavenly is the most popular in the city. Compare deals on vacation rentals in South Lake Tahoe.


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Zalanta Resort at the Village

Zalanta Resort at the Village

4101 Lake Tahoe Blvd, Suite G, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States

$644
Cedar Pines Resort

Cedar Pines Resort

1234 Melba Drive, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States

8.1
$160
High Country Lodge

High Country Lodge

1227 Emerald Bay Road, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States

6.3
$88

Bright + Cozy Mountain Retreat Close To Ski Lifts And City Centre

South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States

8.7
$244
Heavenly Ski Run Cottages

Heavenly Ski Run Cottages

South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States

9.7
$276

Thunderchief Inn

1008 Echo Road, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States

5.3
$59

Marriott Timber Lodge Luxury Studio

South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States

9.2
$139

Mark Twain Lodge

947 Park Avenue, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States

10.0
$296
Suite By The Lake Minutes From Heavenly And Town Centre!

Suite By The Lake Minutes From Heavenly And Town Centre!

South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States

8.0
$226
Tahoe Valley Lodge

Tahoe Valley Lodge

2241 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States

8.7
$288

Marriott Timber Lodge 1bd Villa

South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States

9.0
$178
Holly's Place

Holly's Place

South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States

$77

Zalanta Haven at The Village

South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States

9.6
$736

3br Near Skiing W/ Fireplace & Deck 3 Bedroom Home

South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States

9.2
$154
Private Home with Yard about 9 Mi to Squa with Alpine Skiing!

Private Home with Yard about 9 Mi to Squa with Alpine Skiing!

South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States

9.3
$222

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