9 Best Pet-Friendly Cabins For Rent In South Lake Tahoe, California - Updated 2024

Anne Gabrielle
Anne Gabrielle 
Contributing Writer
Updated
| 5 min read

Are you tired of your fast-paced life in the city? Why not get off the grid and book a cozy cabin at South Lake Tahoe, California? South Lake Tahoe is a prominent tourist destination because it has everything you need to unwind. There are dozens of outdoor activities that you can do here while enjoying the breathtaking view of the lake, the picturesque mountains, and the giant trees. If you’re craving a peaceful vacation away from the crowd, South Lake Tahoe boasts charming cabins perfect for a private get-together with your loved ones. You also do not need to worry about leaving your fur babies behind because these cottages allow you to bring your pets with you. To help you choose the accommodation that suits you best, here is a list of the best pet-friendly cabins in South Lake Tahoe, California.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) host status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and pet-friendly rules and regulations. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on July 06, 2024.

1. Cozy mountain chalet with spectacular views (from USD 180)

This vacation rental property is truly an idyllic mountain getaway with a stunning view of Heavenly Ski Resort. The downstairs area features a cozy living space complete with a fireplace, perfect for gathering with family and friends. In addition to the beautiful interior, this property also boasts a three-car carport in the driveway, a hot tub, and comfortable patio furniture for soaking up the mountain views.

One of the best features of this rental property is that it welcomes pets for an additional fee of 30 USD. The sizable, gated backyard is perfect for letting your furry friends run around and play without the worry of them escaping. With so many activities accessible from the chalet, including skiing, shopping, kayaking, and more, everyone in your group is sure to have an unforgettable vacation.

Stayed at this property?
South Lake Tahoe, California, United States
14.46 km (9.0 mi) from Emerald Bay State Park
cabin 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen is fully stocked with gadgets and there is a nice grill and hot tub out back
nice flat screen and kitchen well stocked with pots pans and wine glasses
the backyard was great we were very comfortable and had everything we needed
the beds and bedding are very comfortable
Cleanliness:
clean comfortable well stocked with linens towels flatware dishes etc
it was clean comfortable and very relaxing
the cabin was super clean
it is comfortable clean and very well maintained
the cabin was cozy and clean
Host:
the owner was super responsive as well
great host too we loved it
owner called us at expected time on arrival was informative pleasant and answered any questions we had
angela is kind and responsive and the home meets all your needs
angela was very helpful and responsive
Location:
the perfect location for our family and so close to heavenly too
the location was ideal for skiing at heavenly
good location cozy and comfortable
the property is very well maintained within walking distance of the heavenly valley lifts at gunbarrel
a short uber or moderate walk to all the restaurants and casinos at heavenly village
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2. A cozy cabin escape (from USD 125)

This family- and pet-friendly cabin boasts an array of impressive amenities, including a front porch with comfortable seating and a sizable picture window that provides a lovely view of the surrounding scenery. Inside, it features a fully equipped kitchen complete with a dishwasher, making meal preparation and cleanup a breeze. The gas fireplace creates a cozy atmosphere, perfect for snuggling up on cold winter nights.

Located in an ideal nature setting, this cabin is perfect for guests looking to indulge in outdoor activities. Bike paths, beach concerts, and rental shops are conveniently located nearby, providing endless entertainment options for guests.

And for those who want to bring their furry friends along for the adventure, this cabin is the perfect destination. For a small fee of 200 USD and an additional deposit per dog, guests can bring up to three dogs.

Stayed at this property?
South Lake Tahoe, California, United States
11.04 km (6.9 mi) from Emerald Bay State Park
cabin 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

3. Pinnacle Lake Tahoe Getaways (from USD 302)

Surrounded by tall trees and a peaceful environment, Pinnacle Lake Tahoe Getaways is ideal for getting away from the hustle and bustle of city life. This cabin’s interior is a perfect blend of vintage charm and contemporary touches, with a laid-back coziness. It sleeps four people and has two well-kept bedrooms and one exquisitely furnished bathroom.

Cooking is a breeze as this accommodation offers a fully equipped kitchen where you can prepare your delicious meals. If you don’t feel like cooking, there are several restaurants and shops within walking distance.

Stayed at this property?
South Lake Tahoe, California, United States
13.91 km (8.7 mi) from Emerald Bay State Park
cabin 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
an extension chord could have helped as well to set up the fan in the smaller room
would’ve liked a larger shower
Cleanliness:
the inside was clean
the vacation rental was very clean
the vacation rental was clean
Host:
the owner is an awesome guy
rating details: the property manager was adequately helpful
rating details: the property manager was adequately helpful
rating details: the property manager was very helpful
rating details: the property manager was very helpful
Location:
we loved the location and the area
reviewer comments: a cute rustic cabin close to heavenly shopping
so close to both heavenly village and the lake
awesome location very convenient to everything but very quiet
it being an easy walk to several restaurants many stores etc
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4. Beautiful cabin with mountain views (from USD 647)

This seven-bedroom Tahoe Cabin is perfect for you, your loved ones, and your fur babies. Once you enter the cabin, you will find a gorgeous living room with a flat-screen TV surrounded by comfy recliner chairs. Staying indoors will never get boring because there are plenty of games to choose from, such as billiards, table tennis, and foosball.

As you walk around the property, you will notice hotel-style bedrooms and a large kitchen where you can prepare delectable meals. The exterior is just as impressive as the interior. The deck features a picnic table, a large fireplace, and a barbecue grill, making it ideal for family bonding nights. This is also the area of the cottage where you can relax and sip hot chocolate while admiring the mountain views.

If you’d like to explore South Lake Tahoe, Heavenly Ski Resort and casinos are just a few minutes away from here.

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12.51 km (7.8 mi) from Emerald Bay State Park
51 reviews   Wifi Available
cabin 16 Guests 7 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy :

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
game room - yeah the game room could use some love (ie
the game room was a big hit (extra fun )kitchen is totally equipped nice small appliances pots
this cabin is huge plenty of room to entertain everyone of all ages
the kids had a blast in play area room while adult has their own spacious place upstairs
the beds super comfortable
Cleanliness:
the house is big and clean
Host:
they were beyond accommodating and kind
the management company was really responsive for all of our concerns
owner was great and communicated back very fast
it just seems the owner should take some time and money to improve the home
Location:
the location of this house is pretty good
the layout is cool and the location is good
the house is amazing with plenty of room for everything as well as close to everything
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5. Cozy Tahoe Cabin with a hot tub (from USD 92)

If you need a pause from everyday life, stay at this cozy Tahoe cabin which exudes relaxation and tranquility. It can accommodate up to six people, making it ideal for large families or groups of friends. The accommodation is only a five-minute walk to the lake and Thomas F. Regan Memorial City Beach, where you can spend a fun day with your loved ones.

You can relax in the hot tub on the deck at the end of the day and take in the sights of the surrounding area. You have access to free Wi-Fi as well as a television to keep you entertained.

Stayed at this property?
South Lake Tahoe, California, United States
10.68 km (6.7 mi) from Emerald Bay State Park
cabin 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were pretty comfy
Thanks for the WiFi also :-)
The finishings and quaint size made the cabin feel like home
so we couldnt use the keys to open the front door
it really felt like our own place
Cleanliness:
everything was well stocked and kept clean
loved the decor and everything
The cabin was exactly as described
Host:
Dog friendly hot tub
We appreciated how kid and dog friendly
the owner did let us know the morning of our arrival about the front lock how its stuck
We were blessed with great weather as well
My wife must have said it a dozen times during our stay
Location:
The location is a 15 minute walk to a lakeside park that has a dog friendly section
but it was really chilly still
Just a couple blocks from lake and good food
The location is great and within blocks of the lake food and drink
We ended up walking to Nevada line which was a long walk 6 miles out and back
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6. Rustic cabin with hot tub (from USD 117)

This rustic dog-friendly cabin in South Lake Tahoe is another good lodging choice. The living room has large soft couches where you can sit or lie while reading a book. There are stunning carpets on the floor and a large window installed in every corner to let the light in. The kitchen and the bedrooms are equipped with old and brand-new appliances.

Outside the cabin, you can walk your pet around the meadows or take a dip in the hot tub while taking in the tranquil atmosphere of the place.

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10.62 km (6.6 mi) from Emerald Bay State Park
79 reviews  
cabin 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 31
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen is well stocked but i definitely recommend bringing your own knives if you are cooking
my family ( myself wife and my 2 daughters) enjoyed the log beds the gas fireplace
Cleanliness:
the vacation rental was very clean
the vacation rental was clean
the vacation rental was clean
the kitchen and bathrooms were clean and well supplied
the kitchen was fully equipped and bathrooms were clean and spacious
Host:
rating details:the property manager was adequately helpful
rating details:the property manager was adequately helpful
rating details:the property manager was very helpful
rating details:the property manager was very helpful
rating details:the property manager was very helpful
Location:
perfect location in a neighborhood near heavenly
reviewer comments:this is a cute cabin in a great location
but location location location the neighbor was wonderful and beautiful
great place for a ski trip
loved that we were close to lake bike rentals and restaurants
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7. Family-friendly cabin near local attractions (from USD 210)

This family-friendly cabin rental in South Lake Tahoe will give you the peace of mind you deserve. Upon entering, you will notice how the living room is beautifully decorated with couches, a small nook in the corner, and an aesthetic fireplace beside the main door. Bedrooms have sizeable beds and small lamps to help you sleep better at night.

The backyard has a large picnic table, a barbecue grill, and an ample amount of space for both your family members and furry companions. This cabin is also located near Tallac Historic Sites, Taylor Creek Trail, beaches, and ski resorts.

Stayed at this property?
South Lake Tahoe, California, United States
9.08 km (5.7 mi) from Emerald Bay State Park
Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille
cabin 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the yard was wonderful for our son the house was cozy
Cleanliness:
the cabin was lovely clean and comfortable
lots of hot water and clean towels for showering were appreciated
Host:
communication with mary the owner was great
Location:
very well supplied and great location
the tahoe cabin is a comfortable home in a quiet neighborhood close to recreation and shopping
i enjoyed seeing a mama bear and her cub and a coyote wandering along the streets
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8. Lovely cabin with beach access (from USD 90)

Get closer to your loved ones inside this small yet fascinating cabin in the woods. Exchange stories and learn more about each other while sitting in front of the living room’s fireplace. This two-bedroom vacation rental in South Lake Tahoe has a decent kitchen and dining area and also offers free Wi-Fi.

The backyard has a vast space where your pets can roam around. If you want to explore Lake Tahoe, staying here will give you easy access to restaurants, beaches, and hiking spots.

Stayed at this property?
South Lake Tahoe, California, United States
10.83 km (6.8 mi) from Emerald Bay State Park
cabin 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wi-fi is great for working and streaming
it was cozy and warm and had plenty of bedding towels and amenities to make our stay comfortable
although the bed was comfortable if you turned over it was noisy and moved all over
only thing i would recommend is a new tv
Host:
the owner got back to me pretty quick and everything was exactly what i expected
good host replied right away if i had any questions
communication with the owner is great
Location:
the location is perfect
super close to the stores the lake and heavenly village
we loved the location it's a quiet place walking distance from the lake
enjoyed our stayed and best of close to casinos sky resort and shipping
we also loved being able to walk right into town and to the lake
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9. Waterfront cabin with a spa (from USD 350)

Located inside Tahoe Keys, this cabin lets you wake up to the view of the lagoon. For your complete satisfaction, new furniture was added to the kitchen and living room. Three bedrooms can accommodate up to seven people, and pets are welcome too!

If you wish to engage in some fun activities, you can swim in the pool or play tennis inside the vicinity. A hot tub is also available at the back of the cabin if you’d rather stay in and de-stress.

Stayed at this property?
South Lake Tahoe, CA, US
7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Recharge in South Lake Tahoe, California

Forget all your worries and head out to South Lake Tahoe, California, with the people closest to you. The solitude and fulfillment you will find in this fantastic place are truly beyond compare. Bring your pets with you to make this vacation even more memorable. You may also look into the Airbnb pet-friendly cabins available in the surrounding area.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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