South Lake Tahoe Hotels

South Lake Tahoe hotels are plentiful and spread all over the town to provide visitors with a comfy place to rest their heads. Hotels, motels, inns, bed and breakfasts and resorts make up South Lake Tahoe’s lodgings. From the upscale resorts to campgrounds in private parks, you can stay pampered or rough it like a vagabond. And with all the activity in South Lake Tahoe, you’ll never be too far away from the bustle.

While you’ll find familiar South Lake Tahoe hotels and inns, you’ll also find local establishments that embrace the area’s setting. South Lake Tahoe hotels blend the beach atmosphere with the Sierra Nevada vibe for a one-of-a-kind theme. In this one area, you can stay in cozy mountain lodges where timber beams support the roofs or lakefront hotels with balconies overlooking the beach. Travel size isn’t a problem in South Lake Tahoe. Different types of South Lake Tahoe accommodations welcome groups ranging from 1 person to 80. And if you’re traveling with your four-legged friend, pet-friendly rooms are available in many accommodations — just call ahead to make sure you can book them for the time you want to visit.

Amenities at South Lake Tahoe Hotels

Whether you stay in a simple South Lake Tahoe hotel room or a studio suite, you’ll still have access to amenities that enhance your visit. Use the coffeemaker in your room to start your mornings with a boost of caffeine. Take a dip in the heated outdoor pool or hot tub. Use the complimentary WiFi to look up things to do in Tahoe. Take advantage of visitor access passes to ski slopes, beach accesses and hiking trails. Gather ‘round the fire pit in the evenings to toast marshmallows and swap ghost stories. Some of the hotels on the Nevada side are found in casinos, so you can try your luck at poker, blackjack and more after a day of skiing or kayaking. And if you’re traveling with your four-legged friend, pet-friendly rooms are available in many accommodations – just call ahead to make sure you can book them for the time you want to visit.

Check out the listing below to see which South Lake Tahoe hotels, lodges, inns or casinos sound ideal for your upcoming visit.

South Lake Tahoe Hotels by Category

Alpenrose Inn

South Lake Tahoe Place to Stay
4074 Pine Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 544-2985

Lake Tahoe reminds many of the Alps for its incredible beauty of mountains, meadows and crystal blue lake under an immense sky. The Alpenrose Inn’s European-born owner intensifies the comparison through lush outdoor garden displays, small birdhouses and bright umbrellas dotting the second-story sun deck. Tucked under soaring trees, the inn continues its natural love affair in its interior. Fresh plants accent the lobby and... read more

Lake Tahoe reminds many of the Alps for its incredible beauty of mountains, meadows and... read more

Beach Retreat & Lodge at Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe Place to Stay
3411 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 541-6722

Beach Retreat & Lodge is located in one of the most spectacularly beautiful parts of Lake Tahoe. Nestled within Timber Cove Marina and accentuated with sandy beaches and turquoise water, Beach Retreat & Lodge gives visitors a true taste of the immense beauty that lies within the region. The lodge amenities are numerous. Beyond having full access to Timber Cove Marina and all of its... read more

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Best Western Station House Inn

South Lake Tahoe Place to Stay
901 Park Avenue, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 542-1101

A lot of the lodging at South Lake Tahoe exists just to give visitors a place to sleep and then spend the rest of their time out and about. But the Station House Inn provides an enjoyable atmosphere in and of itself. There are three levels of rooms from the basic rooms, which offer free WiFi, refrigerators and coffee makers, to the suites that have... read more

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Black Bear Lodge

South Lake Tahoe Place to Stay
1202 Ski Run Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 544-4451

True B&Bs are hard to come by at South Tahoe, but the Black Bear Lodge isn't just one of the best bed and breakfasts at the lake; it also ranks as one of the best in the state of California. With the rustic log cabin setting you would expect, the main lodge has five rooms, each with a fireplace and private bath. The three cabins... read more

True B&Bs are hard to come by at South Tahoe, but the Black Bear Lodge... read more

Budget Inn

South Lake Tahoe Place to Stay
3496 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 544-2834

Budget Inn can serve as your Tahoe base camp, as it is on Lake Tahoe Boulevard, the main transportation artery through town. It's minutes from the Stateline casinos, Heavenly Village and Gondola and all the other attractions that South Lake Tahoe has to offer. But you may want to schedule some of your vacation time at the motel in order to enjoy the heated pool... read more

Budget Inn can serve as your Tahoe base camp, as it is on Lake Tahoe... read more

Camp Richardson

South Lake Tahoe Place to Stay
1900 Jameson Beach Road, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 541-1801

For more than a century, the Camp Richardson location has been a place for people to escape from the hectic urban life and rejuvenate their spirits in the natural beauty of Lake Tahoe. Operated today under a U.S. Forest Service special use permit (except for the marina, which is privately owned), the "Camp Rich" resort honors its storied history and continues to provide a vacation... read more

For more than a century, the Camp Richardson location has been a place for people... read more

Economy Inn

South Lake Tahoe Place to Stay
966 La Salle Street, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 544-2912

Economy Inn is one of the larger motels near the Heavenly Village and Village Center, across the street and a half-block toward the lake. Rooms range from one bed on up to two-bedroom family suites. There is an outdoor seasonal pool and a year-round hot tub. WiFi and breakfast are free, and there are kitchen appliances in all rooms. This is both a pet-friendly and... read more

Economy Inn is one of the larger motels near the Heavenly Village and Village Center,... read more

FairBridge Inn Express

South Lake Tahoe Place to Stay
3876 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 544-4397
3860 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 544-3311

Offering two different locations, the FairBridge Inn family offers well-priced basic lodging with exceptional locations. Amenities include flat-screen televisions, free WiFi, a continental breakfast and a 24-hour front desk. Both locations are easily situated on Lake Tahoe Boulevard, the primary route from one end of town to the other, so the motels are simple to get to whether you are coming in from the east... read more

Offering two different locations, the FairBridge Inn family offers well-priced basic lodging with exceptional locations.... read more

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Stateline, NV Place to Stay
50 U.S. Highway 50, Stateline, NV
(775) 588-1010

In the 1960s and ‘70s, South Shore had the Sahara Tahoe, and Elvis Presley was a regular performer there. In the ‘80s, it became the High Sierra, and in the ‘90s it was known as the Horizon. Fast-forward to the present and we now have the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, the newest of the Stateline resorts. The showroom is now known as Vinyl, an... read more

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Lakeside Inn

Lakeside Inn and Casino
Stateline, NV Place to Stay
168 U.S. Highway 50, Stateline, NV
(775) 589-2313

Lakeside Inn, part of the Lakeside Inn and Casino complex, has earned a reputation as a great value. This property has a Sierra-lodge theme, and that carries over into the hotel rooms, furnished with rustic furniture and smooth-hewn wood paneling. Another feature that sets the Lakeside apart from other hotels and resorts is the property’s commitment to being fee free. There are no hidden charges,... read more

Lakeside Inn, part of the Lakeside Inn and Casino complex, has earned a reputation as... read more

MontBleu Resort Casino & Spa

Stateline, NV Place to Stay
55 U.S. Highway 50, Stateline, NV
(888) 950-5062

In its previous incarnation, MontBleu was known as Caesars Tahoe, and in addition to drawing entertainment giants to perform there, sports was a major theme of the resort. It had a long and storied history of boxing matches and played a significant role in the Celebrity Golf Championships at Edgewood. Changing names in 2006, the casino resort took on a hipper and edgier character, reflected... read more

In its previous incarnation, MontBleu was known as Caesars Tahoe, and in addition to drawing... read more

Pine Cone Resort

East Shore Place to Stay
601 U.S. Highway 50, Zephyr Cove, NV
(844) 207-9157

The Pine Cone Resort is one of the very few lodgings on the Nevada side of South Shore that isn't part of one of the casinos. And the neon sign out front isn't retro … it's original. The resort has been here since 1955 providing a place to stay for generations of Tahoe visitors. The property consists of five two-story chalets, and each one has... read more

The Pine Cone Resort is one of the very few lodgings on the Nevada side... read more