Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Kings Beach, California - Updated 2024

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Karina 
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Nestled along the north shores of Lake Tahoe, Kings Beach is a small beach town with a little over 3,000 inhabitants but beautiful outdoors and plenty to do. The always-sunny destination is excellent for families with children and pets. It has many places to eat and shop, and is a stone’s throw away from the majestic Lake Tahoe and its fun adventures. Kings Beach is worth visiting year-round since it’s great for swimming, paddleboarding, kayaking, and even snorkeling in the summer. It is also close to several ski slopes. Bird and wildlife watching, fishing, and hiking are other top activities in the area. If you’d like to discover this laid-back town, book one of these top Airbnb vacation rentals in Kings Beach, California.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status. recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on February 08, 2024.

1. Family-friendly house with a private hot tub

This three-bedroom house is perfect for a large family or group of eight people. With bright and spacious interiors, the rental boasts two queen bedrooms and a bunk bedroom that kids will love. It also has an open-plan living, dining, and kitchen area.

The washer, dryer, and dishwasher will take care of cleaning for you, so you can relax in the living room by the fireplace or soak in the hot tub out on the deck. Although the list of indoor amenities are impressive, it’s the outdoor area that steals the show. The manicured garden boasts several seating areas, a barbecue grill, and a dining space, perfect for an alfresco feast.

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Kings Beach, California, United States
9.16 km (5.7 mi) from Sand Harbor
123 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 6 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

2. Mountain cabin close to Lake Tahoe (from USD 149)

This log cabin is an excellent retreat for couples looking for romance and some quiet time. However, it is not suited for pets, children, or anyone unable to climb the steep ladder leading to the loft bedroom. Guests will find a fully stocked kitchen on the premises with stainless steel appliances, cast iron pans, an Italian coffee maker, a waffle maker, and essential cookware. In addition, the washer and dryer in the laundry unit will make guests feel more at home.

There’s a table with two chairs right outside the cabin, where you can relax and take in the views of the surrounding area. Lake Tahoe, along with various restaurants, bars, nature trails and markets, are within walking distance. After a day out, you can snuggle up by the fireplace or spend the evening soaking in the clawfoot bathtub.

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Kings Beach, California, United States
8.98 km (5.6 mi) from Sand Harbor
341 reviews   Wifi Available
Tiny home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

3. Modern cabin with retro touches (from USD 125)

This cabin boasts a modern look and feel with retro touches. It can comfortably sleep up to two guests and features home-like comforts. The main floor consists of a fully stocked kitchen, a small dining table for two, a living area, and a full bathroom.

To access the loft bedroom, guests will need to climb a steep ladder, which is why, for safety reasons, this is an adults-only rental. The cabin has no television, but with free Wi-Fi, front-porch seating with spectacular views, and beach that’s only minutes away, you won’t feel the need for one.

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Kings Beach, California, United States
9.39 km (5.9 mi) from Sand Harbor
404 reviews   Wifi Available
Tiny home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

4. La Cabana Carmelita (from USD 148)

This 1-bedroom cabin dates back to the 1950s, and welcome couples, families with children, as well as dogs. Although it retains its original charm, it’s been updated with modern amenities. The cabin’s best feature is its large, fully furnished deck, overlooking the lake and mountains. You’ll witness some of the best sunsets while enjoying a cocktail out on the deck. In addition, beautiful beaches, restaurants, and nature trails are within walking distance of the cabin

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Kings Beach, California, United States
7.96 km (5.0 mi) from Sand Harbor
505 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the space is so warm and cozy and the views are truly spectacular
well-equipped comfortable and excellent view
the cabin was so cozy and quaint waking up every morning with the spectacular view was our highlight
rave review i nearly cried of happiness when i walked in and saw this homey cozy space
nice cozy home with a great view
Cleanliness:
clean shower and bathroom
the unit is quite clean and while cozy
it’s clean private quaint and charming
cabin was very clean cozy and had everything we needed to be comfortable
Host:
david was gracious and helpful and very responsive
david and meghan were fantastic hosts david even guided us to a hike close by
the hosts ensure to make the stay as comfortable as possible
good location nice view comfy and they were very responsive to our requests
Location:
very close to the cute lil town
it’s walking distance from a lot of cute shops and restaurants
great location cozy but comfy
it's a perfect distance from the town/shops and hiking trails are really close by
it's a cozy place perfectly for a couple
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5. Pet-friendly apartment with one bedroom (from USD 212)

This second-floor apartment is close to several biking and hiking trails, ski slopes, and beaches. With one queen-size bed and a sofa bed, it’s a great spot for a group of five people to chill after a day of adventure. Plus, it has a full kitchen and a barbecue grill so you can prepare your own meals to be enjoyed on the deck.

Families with children can request a crib, and guests with assistance animals can bring them along. Other perks include free on-site parking, a TV with cable channels, an indoor fireplace, and beach essentials.

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Kings Beach, California, United States
9.63 km (6.0 mi) from Sand Harbor
402 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a nice and small room that fit 3 adults 1 toddler and our dogs
adorable comfy cozy place just 2 blocks away from lake tahoe had all the amenities listed
the kitchen was well equipped and the bathroom was well stocked with supplies too
a super comfortable place with everything we needed
we prepared dinner every night which was great for the budget and the kitchen was well equipped
Cleanliness:
a very clean and quiet place for you to relax completely
clean cozy quiet warm and a good location
catherine’s place is cozy quiet comfortable and clean
we loved our stay at catherine's place the apartment was quiet welcoming and very clean
the location was perfect and the place was very clean and comfortable
Host:
catherine was super responsive and kind as a host
easy check in and great hosts
catherine was a great host and was easily available home was wonderful to stay at thank you again
awesome place great people and super responsive
catherine and chuck are amazing hosts and were on property if you needed them
Location:
the location is perfect
great location walking distance to the beach
great place and great location
great place and location
great location right next to the lake
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6. Private suite near Lake Tahoe (from USD 138)

This two-bedroom rental is located on the ground floor of a larger house, with the hosts living upstairs. However, guests have complete privacy and are within walking distance of Lake Tahoe and lots of outdoor adventure, including biking, hiking, boating, and rafting.

The rental has been recently renovated and includes two queen-size bedrooms, a kitchen with all necessary cookware and appliances, including a Keurig coffee maker with complimentary coffee and tea, flat-screen television with Amazon Prime, and a full bathroom with a bathtub and complimentary toiletries.

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Kings Beach, California, United States
8.43 km (5.3 mi) from Sand Harbor
337 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
superb clean place amazing wifi connectivity(with backup) superb location close to most amazing places
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable
super clean and quick to respond
i love the place very clean and comfortable
great place very clean and organized
space was super clean and stylish great value
Host:
host was very responsive
the hosts are easy to communicate with and made us feel very welcome
definitely the best host we’ve had the pleasure of experiencing
i appreciated the host's flexibility around checkout time and making check-in super easy considering our late arrival
awesome wonderful beautiful stay at our airbnb and amazing host
Location:
great location and close to everything
the location is also ideal just a couple minutes walk to the beach
the location is perfect on a quiet street near the lake
great place amazingly close walk to the lake
very cute cabin perfect location minutes walk to beach and grocery store
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7. Cozy cabin with a fenced backyard (from USD 165)

Located right in the heart of Kings Beach, this tiny cabin is within walking distance of restaurants, shops, trails, beaches, and magnificent Lake Tahoe. Guests who prefer staying on the premises can relax in the fenced backyard, fire up the barbecue for an alfresco feast, or enjoy a good cup of coffee on the deck under the trees’ shade.

Inside, the living area also functions as a queen bedroom and features a flat-screen television. The full bathroom has a walk-in shower, a hairdryer, hot water, fresh towels, and basic toiletries. The kitchen is well-appointed with appliances, pots, pans, dishware, and barbecue utensils. In addition, there’s a washer and dryer and free Wi-Fi that offer guests the comfort of home.

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Kings Beach, California, United States
8.7 km (5.5 mi) from Sand Harbor
135 reviews   Wifi Available
Tiny home 1 Bed 2 Guests

Accommodates: 2

8. Cozy cabin with a wraparound deck

This 1930’s cabin has been transformed into a bright and cozy retreat, ideal for couples or a small family. The indoor space features a living room that functions as a bedroom and an additional loft with another queen-size bed. It has a library of DVDs and CDs for your entertainment.

Outside, there’s a wraparound deck for relaxing with mountain and lake views, as well as a barbecue grill for cooking up a storm. You can also soak your cares away in the two-person hot tub, or relax on the hammock with a good book. Guests can even spot bunnies, chipmunks, and beautiful birds near the property.

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Kings Beach, California, United States
8.09 km (5.1 mi) from Sand Harbor
391 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amenities were plentiful and kitchen was nicely stocked
beds were comfortable and fireplace and hot tub really made the place so relaxing
Cleanliness:
everything is super clean and cozy and has this amazing sweet pine smell
great place very clean and felt like home
we had a great stay at cindys cabin very easy instructions clean and a great location
Host:
wonderful place and wonderful host
check in easy good communication from host about a service appointment for the hot tub
instructions were clear and helpful
cindy was super helpful in giving us the details about everything
cindy was wonderfully communicative with us leading up to and after the trip
Location:
great location and cute cabin
the location is such a great one
great location right off the main road close to incline village
as first timers to tahoe the location of this cabin was perfect
rustic cabin close to king's beach with nice hot tub
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9. Light and airy cabin with a fenced yard

This bright, tastefully furnished cabin has been recently updated, boasting a fully equipped kitchen with modern appliances and a dining area for six that opens onto the living room. Guests can gather on the large sofa and watch TV or warm up by the fireplace. The washer, dryer, and dishwasher are there to help guests enjoy their vacation to the fullest.

Families with children will love the kids’ books and toys, travel crib, children’s dinnerware, and outlet covers. When the weather is nice, head to the fenced yard, where you can fire up the grill for a cookout. Ski slopes, beaches, and biking trails are minutes’ away from the property.

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Kings Beach, California, United States
9.51 km (6.0 mi) from Sand Harbor
116 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

10. Lakefront studio with direct beach access

This one-bedroom studio is conveniently located next to shops and restaurants while offering guests beautiful lake views and direct beach access. The rental boasts modern amenities such as a 4K smart television, an electric fireplace, and a cozy bed with hypoallergenic bedding and a high-quality mattress.

Dogs are welcome but should not be left unattended indoors and should not exceed a two-pet limit per unit. There’s free Wi-Fi throughout the property, a work desk, and free parking on the premises.

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9.43 km (5.9 mi) from Sand Harbor
180 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire loft 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Kings Beach is an outdoor lover’s paradise all year round

Whether you’re looking for a relaxing vacation or an action-packed trip, Kings Beach is the perfect destination for you. Here, you can kick back and relax on the beach, by the lake, or indulge in water sports such as kayaking, paddleboarding, snorkeling, and more. Make the most out of your trip by booking one of the above-listed vacation rentals.

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