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Tahoe City California Accommodations

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The Tahoe City center point is approximately the area of Downtown Tahoe City and 1 mile northeast of Granlibakken Ski Area.

Nestled on the north side of Lake Tahoe, Tahoe City, California, features an attractive mix of natural beauty, outdoor adventures, and downtown attractions. Whether you're considering a cool summer escape or a snowy winter getaway, Tahoe City is the ideal destination. Discover the best of North Lake Tahoe and find out what to do and where to stay in Tahoe City. More from this guide...

Tahoe City Hotels/Motels & Accommodations

Pepper Tree Inn
+1-888-690-5247
645 North Lake Blvd., Tahoe City, CA 96145
  • Cheap Lake hotel
  • Hotel has a green policy Learn more
Americas Best Value Inn Lake Tahoe / Tahoe City
+1-888-305-3366
455 North Lake Blvd., Tahoe City, CA 96145
  • Two star Mountain hotel
  • 47 rooms in property
  • The majority of guests said rooms were small
  • The majority of guests thought the service was very professional
Granlibakken Conference Center & Lodge in Tahoe City
+1-800-881-1523
725 Granlibakken Rd., Tahoe City, CA 96145
  • Two star Mountain hotel
  • 40 suites in property
  • For 55%, the outdoor sports facilities were ok
  • Front desk staff was very friendly and efficient
From$40
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River Ranch Lodge & Restaurant in Tahoe City
+1-888-283-3404
2285 River Rd. Highway 89, Tahoe City, CA 96145
  • Three Star hotel
  • Hotel has 19 rooms
Resort at Squaw Creek
+1-866-221-8581
P.o. Box 3333, Olympic Valley/Lake Tahoe, CA 96146 ~4.30 miles west of Tahoe City
  • Four-star property
  • The majority of guests found the kitchenette to be good
  • Staff was friendly and welcoming
From$125
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The Village at Squaw Valley
+1-866-429-5787
1750 Village East Rd., Olympic Valley, CA 96146 ~5.40 miles west of Tahoe City
  • 4 star Mountain hotel
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy Read more
From$116
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Plumpjack Squaw Valley Inn - Olympic Valley
+1-888-690-5281
1920 Squaw Valley Rd., Olympic Valley, CA 96146 ~5.54 miles west of Tahoe City
  • 3 star Mountain property
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • Excellent hotel
  • Good value
From$165
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Squaw Valley Lodge - Olympic Valley
+1-888-690-5247
201 Squaw Peak Rd., Olympic Valley, CA 96146 ~5.60 miles west of Tahoe City
  • Mid-scale Mountain property
  • 2 meeting rooms in hotel
  • Vibe wasn't good
  • Great shopping
From$110
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Worldmark Olympic Village Inn
+1-888-305-3366
1909 Chamonix Pl, Lake Tahoe, CA 96146 ~5.75 miles west of Tahoe City
  • 3-star property
Tahoe Sands Resort
+1-800-881-1523
6610 North Lake Blvd., Reno, NV 96148 ~6.42 miles northeast of Tahoe City
  • 3 star hotel
Mourelatos Lakeshore Resort - Tahoe Vista
+1-888-283-3404
6834 North Lake Blvd., Tahoe Vista, CA 96148 ~6.57 miles northeast of Tahoe City
  • Mid-scale Beach hotel
  • Airport shuttle provided
  • All guests appreciated the closeness to the beach
  • Beautiful beach
From$140
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Constellation Residences at No : 13051 Ritz Carlton Highlands C
+1-866-221-8581
13051 Ritz Carlton Highlands C, Truckee, CA 96161 ~6.59 miles north of Tahoe City
  • Three Star hotel
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
The Ritz Carlton Highlands Lake Tahoe - Truckee
+1-866-429-5787
13031 Ritz Carlton Highlands Court, Truckee, CA 96161 ~6.59 miles north of Tahoe City
  • Luxury 5-star Mountain property
  • 16 suites in property
  • Rooms are great
  • High price point
From$249
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The Franciscan Lakeside Lodge
+1-888-690-5281
6944 North Lake Blvd., Tahoe Vista, CA 96148 ~6.63 miles northeast of Tahoe City
  • Two star Lake property
  • Check-in time: 3:00 PM
  • Noise level is acceptable
  • Very good romantic hotel
From$68
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Firelite Lodge in Tahoe Vista
+1-888-690-5247
7035 North Lake Blvd., Tahoe Vista, CA 96148 ~6.71 miles northeast of Tahoe City
  • 2-star Lake property
  • Check-in time: 2:00 PM
  • Fair breakfast prices
  • World class service
From$102
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Northstar California in Truckee
+1-888-305-3366
970 Northstar Dr., Truckee, CA 96161 ~7.22 miles north of Tahoe City
  • 4 star Mountain property
  • 2 floors in hotel
From$245
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Tahoe Biltmore
+1-800-881-1523
5 Nv 28, Crystal Bay, NV 89402 ~8.10 miles east of Tahoe City
  • Economical Lake hotel
  • 113 rooms in hotel
Northstar California Resort
+1-888-283-3404
100 Northstar Dr., Truckee, CA 96161 ~8.13 miles north of Tahoe City
  • 3-star Resort hotel
  • 206 sleeping rooms in hotel
Hampton Inn & Suites in Truckee
+1-866-221-8581
11951 State Highwat 267, Truckee, CA 89523 ~10.07 miles north of Tahoe City
  • Three Star property
  • 3 floors in hotel
Hampton Inn & Suites Tahoe / Truckee - Truckee
+1-866-429-5787
11951 State Highway 267, Truckee, CA 96161 ~10.08 miles north of Tahoe City
  • Midscale Mountain hotel
  • Free comp. breakfast
  • World class service
  • Decent location
From$99
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Best Western Plus Truckee Tahoe Hotel - Truckee
+1-888-690-5281
11331 Brockway Rd., Truckee, CA 96161-2107 ~10.37 miles north of Tahoe City
  • 3-star Rural property
  • Hotel has 2 floors
  • Complementary breakfast
  • Close to ski slopes
From$125
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Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe - Incline Village
+1-888-690-5247
111 Country Club Dr., Incline Village, NV 89451 ~11.42 miles east of Tahoe City
  • High end Lake hotel
  • 422 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Nice rooms
  • All guests were happy with the shuttle service
From$100
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Truckee Donner Lodge
+1-888-305-3366
10527 Cold Stream Rd., Truckee, CA 96161 ~11.50 miles northwest of Tahoe City
  • Affordable hotel
Hyatt High Sierra Lodge
+1-800-881-1523
989 Incline Way, Incline Village, NV 89451 ~11.58 miles east of Tahoe City
  • Three Star property
  • Check in: 16:00
North Lake Lodges & Villas
+1-888-283-3404
280 Glen Way, Incline Village, NV 89451 ~11.67 miles east of Tahoe City
  • Four-star property
  • Hotel has 12 rooms
From$150
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Graph: Next 20 Days of Tahoe City Hotel Prices

Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all Tahoe City, CA discounts available. The chart reflects the cheapest Tahoe City hotel for each day and each star rating category.

When is the best time to travel to Tahoe City, CA?

Tahoe City appeals to visitors and locals alike all year round, so it's always a good time to visit. Summers tend to be pleasantly warm, with highs in the upper 70s and relatively dry skies. Spring and fall seasons are usually mild, with highs in the low 60s and occasional rain showers. Winters are generally cold, with lows in the 20s and an average of 14 feet of snow throughout the season.

To experience the area at its best, consider planning your visit around Tahoe City's biggest events. The Tahoe City Solstice Festival takes place around the summer solstice every year and includes a classic car show, adventure sports, and wine events. The Tahoe City Food & Wine Classic happens during the festival, providing plenty of tempting local wine and gourmet food. In late winter, SnowFest brings the Tahoe City area to life with parades, concerts, outdoor events, and lots of snowy fun.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Tahoe City, CA:

seasonality of hotel rates in Tahoe City

Tahoe City, CA: Prices by Star Rating Class

Below are 3 charts illustrating avg. price trends by star rating class in Tahoe City, CA. Browse these charts to determine the least expensive dates to book a room in Tahoe City for any future trips.

Where are the luxury hotels in Tahoe City, California?

4 Star Average Prices: $176.38

Want to surprise a special someone or the entire family with an upscale getaway in Tahoe City? Browse the area's best luxury properties.

From summer to winter and every season in between, NorthStar California is the place to be. This mountain resort has 400 upscale guest rooms and its own exclusive alpine village. Browse the upscale shops, have an excellent meal at the resort's restaurant, and hit the slopes as soon as the snow starts falling. With golf, running trails, a fitness center, and extensive grounds to explore, this resort has it all.

When nothing but the best will do, book your getaway at The Ritz Carlton Highlands Lake Tahoe. Located just north of Tahoe City in Truckee, this upscale property has exactly what you want for the ultimate family vacation or romantic getaway. The family will love water sports at Lake Club and skiing right outside the hotel's front door. Kids will have a blast joining the resort's kids' club, while adults will appreciate the extensive menu of spa treatments. In every season, this year-round resort invites you to get away from it all.

4 Star Hotel Prices in Tahoe City

What budget-friendly hotel options can you find near Tahoe City, California?

3 Star Average Prices: $164.92

Visiting Tahoe City doesn't have to be overly expensive. Check out the best budget-friendly properties in the area.

For a fun yet affordable getaway in Tahoe City, the FireLite Lodge is a great choice. This small hotel has 30 rooms equipped with fireplaces, microwaves, coffee makers, and mini-fridges so that you can keep your favorite drinks and snacks on hand. Be sure to book an upper-level room to enjoy a private balcony with a beautiful view of Lake Tahoe. In the afternoon, take a dip in the outdoor pool or explore the dining and recreation within walking distance of the FireLite Lodge. After a restful night's sleep, fuel up for the day with the hotel's continental breakfast.

Located in nearby Tahoe Vista, The Franciscan Lakeside Lodge offers budget-friendly accommodations in a pleasantly rustic setting. You'll appreciate the spacious studio suites and private cottages, some of which can sleep up to nine people. You'll love the lodge's many features, too. Go for a swim in the heated pool, whip up your favorite meal in your kitchenette, head to the private beach, and enjoy the fresh mountain air. When you're ready to explore the northern end of Lake Tahoe, you'll find countless outdoor attractions just minutes away.

Stay at the Pepper Tree Inn, and you'll be in the heart of scenic Tahoe City. This budget-friendly property has 44 guest rooms equipped with basics like free Wi-Fi and HBO along with access to features like an outdoor swimming pool and a complimentary breakfast buffet. This inn's location on the local bus line makes it easy to keep your costs in check, especially if you want to visit nearby attractions and resorts.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Tahoe City

2 Star Average Prices: $123.46

2 Star Hotel Prices in Tahoe City

What are the best hotels for discounts near Tahoe City?

Whether you prefer upscale or affordable, you'll want to make sure you're getting the best price for your trip. Take a look at the best group rates and hotel discounts in Tahoe City.

Seniors and AARP members can get discounts at the Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe. This upscale property has over 400 guest rooms and 20 meeting rooms, making this an excellent choice for groups. With a casino, a spa, an outdoor pool, and a private beach, you don't even need to leave the resort to enjoy your stay.

AAA members can save at Americas Best Value Inn Lake Tahoe/Tahoe City. This budget-friendly hotel boasts an outdoor pool and complimentary breakfast to ensure that you get as much value as possible out of your stay. Located in the heart of downtown Tahoe City, this spot offers convenient accommodations that won't break the bank.

Government employees and members of the military can get low rates at the Best Western Plus Truckee Tahoe Hotel in nearby Truckee. This affordable property has an on-site gym to help you stay in shape during your stay along with an outdoor pool and free breakfast each morning.

What Tahoe City hotels offer the most value?

Want to get all your favorite amenities at a price you can afford? Book one of the best value options in Tahoe City.

When you stay at the Granlibakken Conference Center & Lodge, you'll be right in the middle of Tahoe City's outdoor wonderland. You'll love exploring the lodge's 74 wooded acres, swimming in the outdoor pool, and relaxing in the sauna and solarium. This is the ideal place to hit the slopes during the winter months or go horseback riding and hiking during the summer months. Whether you're visiting on business or for fun, you'll also appreciate the secluded accommodations and the tranquil atmosphere at Granlibakken.

Located right on Lake Tahoe in Tahoe City, Mourelatos Lakeshore Resort is a great pick for a getaway that won't break the bank. You'll love the boutique feel, the lake views, and the private beach. If you visit during the winter months, you'll also appreciate the resort's proximity to skiing hot spots and the winter-only complimentary continental breakfast.

No matter when you book your stay at the Worldmark Olympic Village Inn, you'll appreciate the natural beauty that surrounds this Olympic Valley property. Squaw Valley Ski Resort and the Palo Alto Ski Club are less than a mile away, and the Lake Tahoe waterfront is just a short drive from this peaceful spot. Soak in your choice of outdoor spas, relax in the sauna, go for a swim in the heated pool, or hike the inn's nature trails. Guest rooms include kitchenettes and separate sleeping and living areas so you'll have plenty of space to stretch out and relax.

What are the can't-miss attractions in Tahoe City, California?

Whether you want to experience the historic charm of Tahoe City or you're ready to get outside and explore, you won't want to miss these popular attractions. Start your visit at the Gatekeeper's Museum, a recreation of the cabin that once housed the local Watermaster. Today, the museum houses photographs, artifacts, and exhibitions that tell the story of Tahoe City, the Washoe people, and local industries like logging and mining. As the area's oldest structure, the Watson Cabin Living Museum offers another historical perspective of Tahoe City. Take a tour to view the early 20th-century furnishings and decor and to experience this century-old honeymoon cottage.

Art and culture lovers won't want to miss North Tahoe Arts, the premier destination for arts in Tahoe City. Exhibits feature local artists and change frequently, so you'll always see something new when you visit. Check the event calendar to learn more about workshops and upcoming events.

To get out and explore Tahoe City's natural beauty, start at William B. Layton Park. Located on Lake Tahoe and adjacent to the Truckee River, this small park offers a peek at the area's native flora. During the summer months, you'll also want to check out Commons Beach, a 4-acre park with a sandy beach, a playground, and a barbecue area.

Experience even more of the area's outdoor attractions at the Tahoe State Recreation Area. From mountain biking to swimming and fishing, this easily accessible area is ideal for the whole family. On the outskirts of the city, Burton Creek State Park boasts 6 miles of hiking and mountain biking trails ideal for intermediate and advanced visitors. You can visit during the spring to marvel at the wildflowers, check out the fall foliage in autumn, and go cross-country skiing in the winter.

With so much to do and see in Tahoe City, you won't want to wait to book your trip. Find the ideal hotel for your group and start designing an unforgettable getaway.

FAQs about hotels in Tahoe City

What are the best rated hotels in Tahoe City?

Constellation Residences at No, Plumpjack Squaw Valley Inn and Squaw Valley Lodge are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the most up-scale hotels in Tahoe City?

The Ritz Carlton Highlands Lake Tahoe, The Landing Lake Tahoe Resort & Spa and Resort at Squaw Creek are the top 3 luxury hotels near Tahoe City city center.

What hotels are closest to the city center of Tahoe City?

Pepper Tree Inn, Americas Best Value Inn Lake Tahoe, and Granlibakken Conference Center & Lodge are the properties closest to Tahoe City city center.

How much does a cheap hotel in Tahoe City cost per night?

In the last year, a 2 star hotel in Tahoe City can be as cheap as $123.46 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 3 star hotel in Tahoe City cost per night?

In the last year, the average 3 star hotel in Tahoe City has been $164.92 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a luxury hotel in Tahoe City cost?

In the last year, the average 4 star hotel in Tahoe City has been $176.38 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

What are the best independent hotels in Tahoe City?

Constellation Residences at No, Plumpjack Squaw Valley Inn and Squaw Valley Lodge are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

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