10 Best Airbnb Cabins Near Lake Tahoe, USA - Updated 2023

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There’s something unique about a getaway that involves going off the grid and getting lost in nature. Lake Tahoe is one destination that will give you exactly that and guarantee a ton of fun. This natural beauty borders the American states Nevada and California, cupped by the Sierra Nevada mountain range, and is known to be the second-deepest lake country-wide. With picturesque views, and facilities for skiing, swimming, golfing, kayaking, and more, the place is bustles with activities. Book accommodation nearby and enjoy all these to the fullest. Check out our list of the best Airbnb cabins near Lake Tahoe, USA, below.

1. Charming cabin for two (from USD 212)

This studio cabin is an ideal choice for couples. It is equipped with kitchenette essentials (microwave oven, mini refrigerator, etc.) as well as other standard amenities. The maximum occupancy is inclusive of kids.

The cabin is located in Cedar Glen Lodge, midway between Incline Village and Tahoe City. The resort offers easy access to the lake and beach, as they are right across the road. It is an eco-friendly resort, and you can make use of several shared amenities too. Some of these include a seasonal outdoor heated pool, badminton court, hot tub, ping pong table, and picnic area with barbecue facilities. Some beach-friendly amenities (beach chairs, towels, tubes, etc.) are available at the resort for your use.

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Tahoe Vista, California, United States
11.74 km (7.3 mi) from Sand Harbor
162 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Room in boutique hotel 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
heater works better than great and there’s hot water
highly recommend great location generous amenities nice room
the continental breakfast was lovely
the room was impeccably clean
the room was in excellent condition clean and comfy
nice clean and wonderful location
very clean and conveniently located
the cabin was cozy and clean
staff are friendly and responsive
very friendly reliable staff with quick responses and great covid-19 precautions
the host was very responsive helpful and friendly
very friendly and thoughtful staff
the staff were attentive (franco) and caring
good located close to the beach (walking distance)
great location by the lake
great location to ski at northstar
loved the location so close to the lake etc
super short walk to the beach and close to many restaurants and shops
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2. Elegant rental for five guests (from USD 191)

Enjoying easy access to several attractions in Tahoe Vista is this well-appointed cabin for five guests. It was remodelled in 2016 and is furnished with all modern amenities. The deck in the rear is equipped with outdoor seating, swing, as well as barbecue facilities that you can make use of.

The owner, along with her two pets, stays in a separate cabin on site, but complete privacy is still guaranteed to guests occupying the rental. Note that the car parking is a little bit of a distance from the rental, so sleds are provided to transport luggage to and from.

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Tahoe Vista, California, United States
11.08 km (6.9 mi) from Sand Harbor
256 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were comfy the rooms were well heated the bathrooms clean
sweet cozy and well appointed place within a 5-7 min walk to tahoe vista marina and beach
the a-frame shape of the roof makes it a bit challening to walk around upstairs and shower comfortably
although the upstairs got really warm the cabin was nicely updated and a very comfortable stay
the wall heaters and fire place are great - heats up the space very quickly on chilly nights
everything was clean and properly sanitized for the guest
the cabin is nice and clean
this is a very clean comfortable inviting home
the bathrooms were attractive and clean (and i am very very picky about bathrooms)
very clean which is appreciated great location
and the host was very responsive when we had questions
if i had questions the host was quick to answer and help out
this place is gorgeous the host was quick to respond and assisted us quickly when an issue arose
laura is great host and very prompt in responding to any queries or concerns
would love to return again she was a great host and very responsive during our stay
great little house in a nice central location for family
great location with proximity to lake and national park
super cute great location very clean
a very lovely stay walking distance to the beach and very conveniently located for other activities
location was very private and very convenient as well
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3. Lake-view home with a hot tub (from USD 450)

Here’s a mid-20th century-style cabin that has been upgraded to become a sophisticated, contemporary rental. Up to four people can easily sleep in the two bedrooms, and you can relish stunning lake views from the rental as well as the outdoor deck. In addition to standard amenities, you can enjoy a relaxing dip in the private hot tub on site.

Location-wise, it is in proximity to Kings Beach, less than 1.6 km (1 mi) away. Also, Crystal Bay Casino and restaurants are within walking distance.

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Kings Beach, California, United States
7.65 km (4.8 mi) from Sand Harbor
108 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen drawers are impeccably organized so it's easy to find everything
very nice clean cabin with an outstanding view of lake tahoe we loved eating breakfast on the deck
kitchen has new appliances and is well stocked with little extras that make cooking easier
beds were comfortable too would love to stay there again
family games available nice comfortable beds
house was sparkling clean and the beds so comfy
host was very nice
zachary was very responsive and provided great recommendations
the host is very nice and informative
zachary was very responsive via text
zachary was communicative and gave great restaurant and hike recommendations
the location is excellent
a perfect location in tahoe
the location couldn’t be better
it’s like you can walk on water
it’s in the perfect location for hikes a trip into town or just visiting the beach
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4. Quaint chalet with a rustic appeal (from USD 353)

Nestled in the heart of Carnelian Bay is this modern, sophisticated two-storey home. Up to six guests can be accommodated in the three bedrooms on a twin-sharing basis, plus the common areas are amply spacious and equipped. While the place is provisioned with standard amenities, you will need to bring your own toiletries and other personal care items.

The cabin’s deck and patio are awesome spots to soak in the gorgeous views of Lake Tahoe. A propane gas grill is available too. However, note that the gas grill facilities are not available from November to June and outdoor patio furniture is tucked away during the winter months (October - June).

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Carnelian Bay, California, United States
14.44 km (9.0 mi) from Sand Harbor
171 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen had great amenities and the views were out of this world
the furniture out there is comfortable and the charcoal grill is perfect for cooking
nice comfortable place great view
smart tv streams easily no problem for zoom meeting and good cell coverage with verizon
place was amazing had all the amenities very comfortable and clean
the place was clean and inviting
bathrooms were clean with enough toilet paper
the unit was very clean and large which kept us at ease during these pandemic times
clean and as described chalet fully equipped kitchen and lovely shared lounge space
very nicely decorated inside and clean
the host was very responsive when i had questions
evo was great host very responsive
hosts were very responsive for every inquiry we made - would recommend
evo and kimberly where very helpful and responded quick to our questions
evo was a excellent host and extremely easy to communicate with
great location close to everything
the location is great
great location would definitely stay again
very nice property and very good location
great location and only 20 min ride to squaw valley and alpine meadows
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5. Mountain-view home for four (from USD 133)

Offering scintillating views of the Sierra Nevada mountain range, this studio cabin is ideal to house up to four guests. While here, you will enjoy stunning views not only from the wraparound deck outdoors but also via the floor-to-ceiling windows throughout. The kitchen as well as other parts of the house are provisioned with top-notch amenities. However, note that you are advised to not leave any trash or food items outside the house, since it may attract bears.

Location-wise, this property is a short distance away from Lake Tahoe and Stagecoach Express. Else, South Lake Tahoe’s beaches, casinos, eateries, and marketplaces are about a 15-minute drive away.

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Stateline, Nevada, United States
26.21 km (16.3 mi) from Sand Harbor
155 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
first the apartment view is stunning
the views were breathtaking the place was cozy and had everything we needed to cook and enjoy ourselves
an amazing and cozy spot that is just a short walk from the stagecoach lift the views are *incomparable*
i really enjoyed having breakfast in front of the view
we particularly enjoyed the heated bathroom floors and the "fireplace" and the kitchen was well stocked
it was clean quiet and very charming
the place was amazing very clean and a quiet location
great little spot views are fantastic place was super clean really comfortable and quiet
overall the place was very stylish clean and had a wonderful view
our stay was absolutely wonderful easy check in very clean amazing views
host is super nice thank you so much for that we really appreciate it
hosts were very responsive and communication was easy
the hosts are responsive considerate and thoughtful - all you need when planning a stay during this time
however through it all sybil was extremely responsive answering quickly and resolving each issue as it came
what a beautiful space well appointed communication with the host was easy and everything was taken care of immediately
the location is great sort of tucked away from everything but only about 15 minutes going out
location was easy to get to and would definitely stay here again
location: super close to stage coach lodge if you are into intermediate level skiing
the location is close to south lake tahoe but far enough to where its peaceful and quiet
the location offers a fantastic panoramic view of the valley below and the mountain range in the distance
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6. Lakefront retreat for six (from USD 325)

Having three bedrooms that can sleep up to six guests on a twin-sharing basis, this bright cabin in Incline Village is a two-storey condominium that enjoys a manicured lakefront setting and access to a private strip of the beach. Diamond Peak Ski Resort and Mount Rose Ski Tahoe are also about a 10 to 15 minute-drive away. The rental itself has been provisioned with all amenities, and the balcony offers superb lake views.

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Incline Village, Nevada, United States
7.23 km (4.5 mi) from Sand Harbor
25 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen worked great for us and the grill on the deck was perfect too
cozy condo with great views katherine was a great host
clean and comfortable space
the kitchen is fully equipped and clean
she was very responsive to our inquires
katherine is an attentive and responsive host
the lakefront location is perfect
the location is perfect
so close to fun things to do
beautiful well equipped property with perfect location
the location of the house is amazing watching the sunset and sunrise was really perfect
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7. Neat home with great facilities (from USD 226)

Book this newly remodelled two-bedroom home that can comfortably house up to seven guests. In addition to standard amenities, there is a wood-burning fireplace here (for winters) and a barbecue set (for summers), so you can enjoy fun cookouts. Some kid-friendly amenities (toys, games, books, etc.) have also been made available on site.

You can also access not only the rental’s private amenities but also the shared facilities at the clubhouse nearby. These include a swimming pool, sauna baths, hot tub, tennis courts, and children’s playground, among others. The rental enjoys a central location, so the lake and several local attractions are a short distance away.

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Zephyr Cove, Nevada, United States
24.59 km (15.3 mi) from Sand Harbor
142 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire condo 4 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the place comfortably fits six people and sofa bed in living room is wide and comfortable
the clubhouse has great amenities (sauna jacuzzi pin pong table)
we appreciated the smart tv and fast internet
jovita was responsive in her communication and the place was clean
the cabin was very clean
wonderful home great location and very clean
nice clean condo close to downtown
jovita has a beautiful clean condo that is located minutes away from great attractions highly recommend staying here
jovita was a wonderful host
thank you for hosting us
thanks for being such a great host jovita
host gives great instructions on what to expect for checking in etc
the hosts are very kind and offer a nice place with comfortable beds
great place close drive to stores and lakes
this place is beautiful great location close to heavenly
the location is ideal for easy driving access to nevada beach the local safeway casinos and zephyr cove
nice townhome in a nice location
location is very close to village that has plenty of fun things for kids and shops
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8. Rental with easy access to attractions (from USD 328)

Here’s a five-person rental that’s a five-minute walk to the beach and lots of other local attractions. A three-person kayak, cruiser bikes, and several beach-friendly amenities (towels, umbrella, chairs, etc.) have been provided on site for the guests’ use seasonally. There are several rental shops within the cabin’s vicinity too. The place is fully provisioned and boasts a huge DVD library as well as board games for indoor entertainment.

The private backyard here is equipped with a picnic table and a gas barbecue, so you can enjoy meals alfresco. There is also a hammock here for you to enjoy a nap. Additionally, some baby-friendly amenities (high chair, kids’ books, etc.) are available too.

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Kings Beach, California, United States
9.22 km (5.8 mi) from Sand Harbor
75 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
charming convenient and very comfortable with all modern conveniences
cool place with plenty of room for a family of four
the place was spotless clean
the cabin was sparkling clean upon arrival
super clean close to ski resorts and hiking
we had a wonderful stay at cabin elegance it was so cozy and clean
the documentation is very thorough everything worked and was in good repair and very clean and tidy
jackie & bob are wonderful hosts
jackie was very responsive and helpful throughout the booking and check in process
jackie and bob were super responsive and check in and out were easy
and they are super kind and really accomodating
jackie & bob were communicative and helpful without being overbearing
location is perfect not to close to the main street but totally walkable to the beach
sweet little cabin in a great location just a short walk away from beach and restaurants
the location is great - a short walk to the beach shops restaurants
cozy cabin in an excellent location
it's also very close to a safeway delicious deli and 5 min
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9. Pet-friendly home for two

Looking to get away on a romantic retreat? Book out this fabulous two-person cabin, equipped with all standard amenities. There is a nice patio and a fenced-in yard on site too. Another big highlight is that this is a pet-friendly property. You can bring multiple house-trained pets here at an additional fee per pet. However, you are expected to clean up after them. The dog-friendly Regan Beach is a short distance away from the rental.

Several campgrounds and hiking trails are about 10 to 20 minutes away. Else, local attractions are a short walk away. All in all, it is a pretty amazing property. However, the network reception can get a little spotty at the rental sometimes .

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South Lake Tahoe, California, United States
28.85 km (18.0 mi) from Sand Harbor
319 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
large tv and comfortable couch to relax on
the cabin is beautiful and cozy and very true to the photos
it’s cozy warm and really comfortable
it was extremely clean and very easy to keep clean
it was super clean and welcoming
the cabin was very clean
this place is simple clean and cozy
the place was completely remodeled totally clean and comfortable
very happy with our stay and the host was quick to message us back and forth
and super grateful for how responsive she was to any message i sent
karrisa’s cabin was amazing and she was an excellent host
directions were clear and karrisa's instruction was informative
she’s very communicative and responsive
cute place near the lake
location is great: it’s close to the beach near downtown and next to the lifts
location is great just a short walk to the lake
great stay with awesome location
quite neighborhood super close to hwy 50 for easy access to shopping and restaurants
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10. Comfortable accommodation at a good location

This Airbnb vacation rental is a great place to accommodate up to eight guests. It is located towards Lake Tahoe’s West Shore and is within walking distance of several eateries and local attractions. There are several hiking and biking trails in this rental’s vicinity as well.

The place has been tastefully furnished throughout. The outdoor deck is equipped with seating and a gas barbecue grill, so you can enjoy cookouts whilst admiring the incredible views around. There is a private hot tub at this rental too.

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19.11 km (11.9 mi) from Sand Harbor
67 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 5 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
the house was clean and beautiful
very clean spacious and comfortable
clean spacious location communication is great
clean and has everything you would need in the kitchen
very clean comfortable and a great location
the host was very responsive and accommodating
the hosts left helpful instructions
charlene is an excellent host with quick responses and answering all our questions
everything is labeled and exactly like the owner says
great house and wonderful helpful host
the location is lovely
and the location was perfect
great location and awesome decoration
great place and great location
great location and comfortable home
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Book a trip to this enchanting destination

Lake Tahoe receives huge tourist footfall throughout the year. The charming lakeside towns – South Lake Tahoe, Tahoe City, Stateline, and Incline Village – and swanky ski resorts offer plenty of entertainment. Plan a trip here and book a stay in one of the best Airbnb cabins near Lake Tahoe, USA, listed above.

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