Cabin Fever: Six Notable Rentals For Your Lake Tahoe Getaway

Searching for a great rental in Tahoe can be a mixed bag. What comes with great views or location might be missing some aesthetic essentials. Not these six rentals that dot the circumference of the lake. Each offers unique design charms that can accommodate anywhere from a romantic party to two, to a formidable gathering of 14.

Modern Mountain A-Frame

Where: Carnelian Bay

Sleeps: 6

Starts at: $199 per night

This renovated and handsome A-frame cabin nestled in a fantastic and private neighborhood is perfectly situated between Northstar, Squaw, Tahoe City and King’s Beach. There is a massive adjoining lot to enjoy, as well as hundreds of miles of biking, hiking and fishing trails within a few blocks. There is a bedroom downstairs with an accompanying bathroom, as well as a lofted bedroom upstairs with adjoining bathroom. The couch downstairs pulls out to a full-size mattress as well.


Lakeview Luxury Home

Where: Heavenly Valley

Sleeps: 8

Starts at: $490 per night

A three-bedroom home on secluded cul-de-sac. Spacious bedrooms, two full bathrooms, one half bath, two gas fireplaces, hot tub and two decks facing the lake. The views of Lake Tahoe are unsurpassed and there is a game room below the garage.


Eagle’s Nest

Where: Northstar

Sleeps: 14

Starts at: $700 per night

The Eagle’s Nest is ideal for a gathering of friends and family, with soaring cathedral ceilings throughout, a giant wood burning fireplace fashioned from huge stones and light streaming in through abundant windows. You will be greeted by beautiful slate floors, original oil paintings and fine leather furniture in the common areas. Enjoy the silence and extreme comfort of hydronic radiant heating throughout plus free high speed Wi-Fi. If you’re visiting in the summer, you’ll enjoy the central air conditioning, a very rare feature in this region.


Beachfront Ski Cabin

Where: Incline Village

Sleeps: 6

Starts at: $425 per night

Steps from the water with mountain decor, floor to ceiling hickory hardwood, lake views on both floors, wet bar, gourmet kitchen, two decks, big wood-burning fireplace, two master bedrooms and an adorable kids’ room.


Modern Rustic Cabin

Where: Carnelian Bay

Sleeps: 8

Starts at: $299 per night

This modern and spacious cabin has an open and social living with a cozy gas fire and large flat screen TV, all with comfortable couches and a filtered lake view to enjoy. Every bedroom has top of the line mattresses and sheets that ensure a great night’s sleep after a fun day in the mountains. This is the perfect home to enjoy friends and family by night and explore all that Lake Tahoe has to offer by day.


And for the diehard duo …

Private Teepee

Where: Carnelian Bay

Sleeps: 2

Starts at: $85 per night

Enjoy relaxing evenings back in a furnished teepee at your own private camp. Rate includes linens, coffee, Wi-Fi, hot tub, barbecue grill and the fire pit. Restrooms, lake and dining are all just a two-minute walk downhill.