10Best Resorts in Lake Tahoe and Truckee: Get All the Amenities

For all the amenities, including beautiful rooms, excellent service, award-winning restaurants and bars and relaxing spas, these 10Best resorts in the Tahoe have it all. Whether you want to be right in the middle of the nightclub action or tucked away in the trees, there is something for everyone in this list.

Right next to the lake on the North Shore is the Hyatt Lake Tahoe which features rooms and cabins with views of the water, an excellent restaurant and access to the North Shore ski areas. The Ritz-Carlton Lake Tahoe at Northstar is a beautiful resort with a multitude of amenities including a year-round outdoor pool with a view of the mountains. For a pet-friendly location, the Tahoe Beach Retreat offers packages for four-footed friends. The Landing in South Lake Tahoe offers simple elegance and a Greek restaurant. If you prefer a smaller resort, visit the Cedar House Sport Hotel.

If you want to get out of the main Tahoe area, head down to Sorensen's Resort to stay in a cute log cabin near snowshoe and hiking trails or drive down to Genoa (just between Tahoe and Carson City) and stay at David Walley's Hot Springs Resort where you can get your choice of several natural hot spring pools and dozens of spa treatments.



The Montbleu Casino Resort & Spa is located right in downtown Stateline amongst the other casinos that make this a gamer's Mecca. The Montbleu has a chic lobby, two hip nightclubs, a 1,500 seat theater for concerts, an outdoor sports arena,...  Read More

Harrah's Lake Tahoe Resort & Casino
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The Lake Tahoe Airport is located approximately 9 miles from the Harrah's Lake Tahoe. Several area attractions include the Zephyr Cove Beach, Emerald Bay State Park, Lake Tahoe-Nevada State Park and South Lake Tahoe. There are over 500 guest...  Read More



This smaller (44 room), but cozy hotel near Truckee has a distinct mountain architecture that has attracted the attention of both visitors and publications like Outside magazine. The Cedar House Sport Hotel encourages a natural connection...  Read More



The city center is within easy access from the Ridge Crest Resort Stateline. Some of the nearby popular sites are the Hard Rock Cafe Lake Tahoe, Sprouts Cafe and Off the Hook. Common outdoor activities include water-skiing, boating, fishing,...  Read More



The Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe Resort, Spa and Casino is located near the beach in Incline Village and close to Diamond Peak Ski Resort. The resort has a private beach, casino, several restaurants and bars including the Lone Eagle Grille (with...  Read More



David Walley's Resort is nestled in the shadow of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, in Genoa, Nev. Two golf courses at the Genoa Lakes Golf Club are two miles away. Casinos in South Lake Tahoe are less than 13 miles from the property. The Heavenly...  Read More



The Landing Resort & Spa is a luxurious boutique hotel that features 88 rooms with views of the lake, bathrooms with heated toilet seats and floors, luxurious linens and furnishings and 55-inch wall-mounted televisions. The resort itself is...  Read More

South Lake Tahoe


The Tahoe Beach Retreat is conveniently located in South Lake Tahoe, just a few miles from Emerald Bay and the South Shore nightlife. The hotel and its pier restaurant are located righton the beach. It has its own marina, two restaurants,...  Read More



The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe hotel is located mid-mountain at the Northstar resort stunning views of the Sierra Range. The Ritz-Carlton is about 15 minutes from the lake and about 45 minutes from the Reno-Tahoe International Airport. The Ritz...  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