10Best Hotels for a Romantic Getaway in Reno and Beyond

In the Reno area, there are various ways to have a romantic getaway. From casino hotels with couple's packages to private two-room bed and breakfasts just a short drive from downtown, Reno has a wide range of choices in this 10Best list.

If you are looking for a quick romantic weekend, various casinos like the Peppermill or the Grand Sierra Resort offer luxury rooms and suites as well as fine dining, bars, room and spa massages and other amenities like pools as well as gaming. In Downtown Reno, the Siena and the Whitney Peak offer stylish rooms and dining without the gaming if you want to stay away from the slots.

If you want to get out of town for a while, head to some of the small towns and stay at a charming bed and breakfast. The Deer Run Ranch in Washoe Valley is run by an pair of farmers and artists and offers stellar views of the Sierra Nevada Range. In the small town of Genoa, visit the Genoa House Inn or David Walley's 1862 Hot Springs Resort for some natural hot water.

Located right next to the Reno-Sparks Conference Center, the AAA Four Diamond Awarded Atlantis Casino Resort Spa is a convenient and luxurious hotel and casino just south of Downtown Reno. The highrise hotel and casino has a tropical decor and...  Read More


The newly renovated and gaming-free Siena Hotel, Spa & Casino is located right on the Truckee River and right in the middle of Downtown Reno. The resort expounds on its health club, a spa tub, a fitness facility, and a seasonal outdoor pool....  Read More

The Genoa House Bed & Breakfast is located in Genoa, Nevada, about an hour south of Reno. This charming three room inn is located in a historic, Victorian house tucked into the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Range. Each room has a queen bed...  Read More

Tucked into the mountains below Virginia City, the Gold Hill Hotel is one of the oldest hotels in the Reno/Tahoe area. Built around 1862, the hotel is updated for modern conveniences, but still retains the historic charm of the original. Enjoy...  Read More

The Grand Sierra Resort and Casino is situated a few miles north of the Reno-Tahoe International Airport and about five minutes from the downtown Reno scene. All guest rooms and suites at the Grand Sierra Resort and Casino are equipped with...  Read More

Ouside the city

David Walley's Resort is nestled in the shadow of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, in Genoa, Nev. The small town is about an hour south of Reno. This year-round resort features timeshare apartments and rooms and some of the most beautiful hot...  Read More

The Silver Legacy Resort and Casino is one of the Big Three located in downtown Reno. Using the skywalk, guests of the Silver Legacy Resort and Casino have access to several different casinos, a multitude of nightlife establishments and over 20...  Read More

Located in Washoe Valley (about 30 minutes south of Downtown Reno) Deer Run Ranch Bed & Breakfast offers amazing views and access to nature and hiking trails. The 200 acre alfalfa ranch has spectacular views of Washoe Lake and the Sierra...  Read More

The Whitney Peak Hotel in downtown Reno is one of the first hotels in the area to not feature any casino gaming. What this stylish and hip does offer are cool rooms that overlook downtown, a restaurant serving organic, seasonal food, a lively...  Read More

This resort hotel is one of the largest in the area and has undergone a fantastic renovation in the past few years. It is located closer to South Reno than downtown and is close to the city's convention center. The Peppermill Resort Spa Casino...  Read More


Meet Christina Nellemann

Christina has lived in the Reno/Lake Tahoe area since she was a baby. A first-generation Nevadan, her Danish parents instilled in her an intense love of travel and the wild, rugged outdoors...  More About Christina