10 Best Vrbo Vacation Rentals Near Sunnyside, Tahoe City, California - Updated 2021

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Set high amid the Sierra Nevada, Tahoe City and the neighbouring lake which shares its name are picture-postcard destinations that draw myriad visitors every year. From summer fun on the impressive lake to the heavy snows of winter and the alpine ski resorts that make the most of the location, there are plenty of great outdoor activities to enjoy - whatever time of year you visit. Throw in the numerous walks and bike trails dotted around the area, and it’s easy to see why the lake is such a popular destination with fans of the great outdoors. And the Sunnyside area, just to the south of Tahoe City, is no exception - as it boasts a popular beach, easy access to the lake and is well-placed for the drive to the ski slopes. Naturally, this has resulted in plenty of accommodation options. So read on for some of the best Vrbo accommodations near Sunnyside, Tahoe City.

1. Stunning log house for four near Tahoe Park Beach (from USD 150)

This strikingly designed wood cabin should make for a memorable accommodation choice for couples or small families. Boasting two bedrooms it can sleep up to four people. It sits amid trees just a couple of miles south of Tahoe City and is close to the popular Tahoe Park Beach. Previous guests were full of praise for its “convenient” location close to Sunnyside and praised it as “the perfect base” from which to travel to the area’s popular ski resorts. The local neighbourhood is home to a long lake shore and picnic spots, sports court and playground facilities. And, when not out dining at local eateries at the likes of Sunnyside Lodge, the cabin boasts a full kitchen. Other amenities include internet access, TV, laundry facilities and plenty of outdoor deck space on which to relax with family.

Renovated Classic Cabin in Tahoe Park
Tahoe City, CA, US
108 reviews
cabin 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
It was quiet comfortable and well situated
our only constructive criticism is that the cabin needs a bigger tea-kettle :)
and we loved the sunny front porch
The check-in and check-out process was easy and the cabin was clean and cozy
Chad's cabin is so relaxing Watched snow fall quietly Thursday Cabin well equipped beds comfy and cable
Cleanliness:
The cabin was also very clean and in good condition
The bed and sheets were super soft
Host:
The property is so cute
We had a good time we enjoyed our stay
Also loved having a code to enter for the cabin instead of worrying about a key very convenient Would stay here again if I was ever in Tahoe
Very clean and near new condition Comfortable beds and linens Nice historic Tahoe literature and art
Location:
The location is very convenient to the West Shore Market Fire Sign Cafe and Sunnyside
The location is great especially since we had access to Tahoe Park Beach thank you
Great little A-line cabin
We enjoyed the great location and HOA beach access
This place was outstanding and had everything we were looking for Only a 5 min drive into Tahoe City and 15 min to Squaw
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2. Two-bedroom plush home near the beach (from USD 440)

Boasting stylish interior decor, and enjoying front and rear decking, this two-bedroom single-storey house will likely prove appealing to families or couples seeking accommodation on a peaceful street not far from the lake. Indeed, the waters of the lake, Tahoe Park Beach, and popular eateries such as the Fire Sign Cafe and Sunnyside Restaurant are all within easy walking distance. It also comes with plenty of home comforts, including TV, laundry facilities - for those planning a longer stay, full kitchen with ample dining space, and all-important internet access. The latter will likely come in handy when checking snow conditions at the area’s ski resorts, or for making itinerary plans for messing about on the lake.

Antler House - Super Cute REMODELED - 2 BR Tahoe Park Cabin - Walk to Lake
15 reviews
House 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The only drawback for 2 couples is the one bathroom
rather then the large machine - too large for such a small house
We loved the decor comfortable beds well appointed kitchen and sunny front deck
The bedrooms were comfortable and we enjoyed lounging by the fireplace Wouldn't hesitate to book again
One suggestion is that the owners provide fans for the bedrooms as it was quite hot
Cleanliness:
Property was clean and well furnished
Well appointed clean and fresh
I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental
I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental
I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental
Host:
I was more than happy with the location
I was more than happy with the location
I was more than happy with the location
Tahoe Getaways was really fast and very helpful in getting a house quickly
etc as there were not any there
Location:
Great location for walking to restaurants
we spent a lot of time at and around the house
DL Bliss State Park is not too far and was our favorite spot outside the HOA beach
Good location in walking distance of some cafe's and restaurants and within 20 minutes of the ski resorts Big enough for a multi-week stay for
Location was great with a very pleasant walk to the West Shore Market Spoon Cafe Firesign Cafe and the HOA beach
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3. Spacious stay for six with hot tub (from USD 472)

Another option close to Sunnyside Restaurant and Tahoe Park Beach, this spacious three-bedroom wooden cabin will likely prove appealing to families. Boasting a spacious open-air patio garden area, complete with fire pit, outdoor fireplace and gas barbecue, the lodge offers plenty of opportunities to sit out and enjoy the tree-lined surroundings. Inside, the stylish exposed-wood decor and fireplace will make for a cosy retreat for families and couples alike, while the garden’s open-air hot tub is likely to win plenty of fans. Other facilities include internet access, full kitchen, large TV and laundry facilities, should you plan on a longer stay. There’s also plenty on-site parking space too.

Fountain Cottage - West Shore 3 BR with Hot Tub - Walk to Beach & Dining
Tahoe City, CA, US
23 reviews
House 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
but outside living was wonderful
That means that you have to supplement with small electric heaters in two of the three bedrooms
but the master bedroom was massive
It has one couch and a tv
The upstairs bathroom was also too small and the showe in that room was basically unusable given how small it was
Cleanliness:
This property is clean and well stocked
I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental
I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental
I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental
I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental
Host:
luckily a neighbor let us borrow a phone to call for some help lol
The gas fireplaces were the only sources of heat
I was more than happy with the location
I recommend this vacation rental Reviewer Comments:Our experience was perfect From arrival to check out the cottage met and exceeded all of our needs
We loved the location home and especially the garden
Location:
it is in a great location
walking distance from food and lake
The location of the house was its best feature
Easy walk to the Tahoe Park beach/park SunnysideLodge/Restaurants and local market
The ability to walk to the beach restaurants and shops was so awesome
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4. Charming pet-friendly home for up to three (from USD 255)

A charming wood cabin that is sure to prove appealing to couples eyeing a romantic bolt hole from which to escape the rat race, this one-bedroom option enjoys the excellent word of mouth among its impressed former guests. Indeed, it won particular praise for its “cosy” atmosphere and its convenient location just five minutes from the lake on foot and within easy driving distance of a range of popular hiking spots. The pet-friendly property also comes with internet access, TV, and a full-kitchen, should you wish to tuck into your own culinary creations instead of enjoying a slap up meal at the nearby Firesign Cafe or Sunnyside Lodge. There’s also plenty of on-site parking. Guests with limited mobility should bear in mind, however, that access to the property is up a wooden staircase.

Tahoe Park Luxury Cabin with Vintage Charm, Walk to Beach, Dog Friendly!
Tahoe City, CA, US
106 reviews
cabin 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
It is very cozy and comfortable
The kitchen had everything we needed to cook all of our meals
the one bedroom had everything you need
The entrance to the bathroom has a curtain for visual privacy
The white noise machine is helpful but the rattle when it turns off can be startling
Cleanliness:
The cabin is very clean
It is very comfy and very clean
Host:
Carolyn was very accommodating and really nice
Everything worked well and went well
Fantastic Cabin great location Great host
Really nice host Would love to get back there in the Summer
in the most convenient location Carolyn was so accommodating
Location:
It's in a pretty quiet neighborhood but not too far from the activity of downtown Tahoe City
Very short walk to great restaurants and the beach
This one bedroom loft is in a great neighborhood and close to restaurants/bars/shops/hiking/lake
This cabin is in a prime location to Squaw Alpine and the lake
The owners were very welcoming and the location is perfect for trips to Truckee north shore and Emerald Bay
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5. Fully renovated 1940s cabin (from USD 477)

Enjoying glowing word-of-mouth, this luxury three-bedroom cabin comes complete with cosy and evocative exposed wood walls, roof space and flooring. It boasts a leather sofa and fireplace that appeal to everyone from couples on a romantic break, to skiers seeking to warm their bones after a day on the slopes. Facilities include an inviting outdoor hot tub, full kitchen facilities and a fire pit for those evening family gatherings in the open air. Those who need to stay connected with find internet access available, while other amenities include laundry facilities, TV and on-site parking. Past guests loved the “perfect home and location” as well as the “Old Tahoe ambience” within this 1940s era building.

Camp Cedar Crest ~ a Luxury Compound Reminiscent of Old Tahoe
Tahoe City, CA, US
72 reviews
cabin 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The kitchen has everything you need
The beds were very comfortable also
Everything you could want for a break with the kids
There was plenty of room and everything we needed to make this happen
As great as the cabin is the surrounding area and access to the private beach with docks and lawn take the Tahoe experience to a new level
Cleanliness:
Everything you would want in close proximity and "town"
The place was very clean and when we needed paper products they were delivered immediately by housekeeper
Host:
Great outdoor area with grass fire pit hot tub hope to return to spend more time in this tranquil spot
You cannot beat its charm comfort and location
Loved the Sonos system cedar hot tub and fire pit
Russ was so easy to communicate with
Very pleasant accommodations Owner very nice to deal with -- made everything easy Didn't use fireplace though we know it was available but did enjoy the spa and the fire pit
Location:
cupboard)Excellent location North Shore Deli and Fireside cafe within a mins walk away
two blocks from the private Tahoe Park beach Sunnyside restaurant cafes and a great market
Minutes walk to West Shore Deli
Great breakfast place just about 4 blocks away too
we had lots of fun sitting around at night
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6. Extraordinary seven-bedroom house for eighteen guests (from USD 450)

If you have a particularly large family or group of friends, then this spacious house will be right up your street. Its seven bedrooms can sleep no fewer than eighteen people - so no matter the size of your family, you’ll find ample space in which to bed down. What’s more, it is very close to the lake, and its array of outdoor activities - from simple picnicking to kayaking. It also comes equipped with plenty of home comforts - from a welcoming fireplace for cosy nights in, to laundry facilities for those extended stays. There’s also internet access, on-site parking, a full kitchen and a TV. The house also boasts a deck with a picnic table that’ll likely tempt a few guests into a little al fresco dining.

Large house perfect for family reunions or multi-family vacations - TOT #11210
Tahoe City, CA, US
31 reviews
House 7 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
you name it With our large group of 14 adults and 13 children under the age of 4
We had a very large group - 16 people and the house had plenty of beds and space I loved how the living room was big enough for all of us to be together and the dining room table
There was plenty of sleeping and sitting areas
Beautiful property with plenty of parking space
again one of the best places we have stayed at in terms of how many pots/pans/plates/cooking utensils Plenty of bedding and flexible set ups
Cleanliness:
We had a great time - the location can't be beat
Host:
Janet was always so quick to respond and so friendly
the property was immaculate and the host was so welcoming Please bring bottled water for drinking
We had the four of us and then seven varoious guests come and go and everyone was comfortable and entertained
The family responded quickly and answered all my question Hassle free
Loved not having to bring up beach chairs
Location:
The lake is just a few minutes walk from the house for swimming
Wonderful house in the very best west shore location
The location was also wonderful with a store and restaurant within minutes of the house Private beach access and picnic tables are also a minutes' walk from the house
The boat launch at Lake Forrest is 15 minutes away and is only $15 to launch
The Kyffin house is in a perfect location and has everything you will need
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7. Newly refurbished house with elevated deck (from USD 404)

This newly renovated two-bedroom house would suit small families or couples eyeing up a retreat near the lake. Those craving a home-away-from-home experience will love the stylish interior and the elevated deck view of the surrounding woodland. The spacious interior includes a full kitchen, while those who would rather leave the cooking out of their holiday experience will find plenty of restaurant options just 10 minutes away on foot, and an even larger selection 2 miles (3.2km) away in downtown Tahoe City. The lake is just a 10-minute walk away as well, while those eyeing up a little hike or mountain biking will find a host of trails just minutes away. Mod-cons include internet access, a TV, laundry facilities and on-site parking, should you wish to use your own transport to venture further afield.

Large upgrade! Tahoe Park HOA Beach and Pier! Close to bike path- Tahoe City
Tahoe City, CA, US
22 reviews
House 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Liked the little electric fireplace Could use a larger supply of towels in the bathrooms and a bedside table in the second bedroom
We had to sleep with the windows open in 7 degree weather in a snow storm and turn the heat down to 60 to make it bearable
and we kept off most of the time
high chair and slide Access was super easy
It was super nice that the home owner had a few basic cooking supplies like salt and pepper
Cleanliness:
Everything was very clean and nice
The vacation rental was very clean
The vacation rental was very clean
I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental
I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental
Host:
I was more than happy with the location
I was more than happy with the location
I was more than happy with the location
I was very happy with the location
I was very happy with the location
Location:
Easy walk to Westside Market Sunnuyside and Tahoe Park Association
Firstly the location of this property is perfect 5 minutes from Tahoe City and a few minutes from the private beach access (which is amazing) and a great coffee shop and restaurant
The location is great close to Tahoe City and lots of other stuff
The HOA was a great bonus we used several times
Just south of Tahoe City it provided a good base for exploring the East Shore of Lake Tahoe
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8. A four-bedroom cabin amid the trees (from USD 189)

A strong contender for families or large groups, this four-bedroom cabin can sleep up to eight people. Located to the south of Tahoe City, in a peaceful, forested neighbourhood, the house is not far from the Tahoe State Recreation Area and enjoys easy access to some of the area’s popular biking trails. Tahoe Park Beach is also within easy reach, while those who are winter sports fans will no doubt wish to make a beeline for the ski resorts at Alpine Meadows and beyond. The house also comes with plenty of amenities, including internet access - for making online plans during your stay, TV, laundry facilities, and a full kitchen. There’s also outdoor seating and a gas barbecue for al fresco dining with family.

Willow: Classic Tahoe Cabin with Tahoe Park HOA Access
Tahoe Park, CA, US
14 reviews
House 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Put light sleepers upstairs Kitchen handled our cooking needs well
Footsteps upstairs could be heard in downstairs bedrooms
but the house came with private beach access
Well stocked with any kitchen item you might need - Garage access and
Everything we needed was provided and best of all
Cleanliness:
The beds are very outdated and were extremely uncomfortable
Host:
Grandparents children and grandchildren all had a great time
So i know its not really anyones fault
However the living area only seats 5 people comfortably so we all couldn't sit around unless some of us were on the floor
The house worked very well for us
We so enjoyed our stay in this comfortable clean cute compact home
Location:
There were some inconsiderate neighbors talking loudly late at night
just a five minute walk away
The house is in a great location in Tahoe Park with access to the private beach area
it is located within a short lovely walk to Lake Tahoe and the amazing beach club to which our rental of this property provided access
(It is difficult to find a big house in the Tahoe Park area )
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9. Pet-friendly house just a block from the lake

With its charming tree-lined surrounds, hot tub and secluded gardens, this three-bedroom Old Tahoe-style house will appeal to families and couples alike. What’s more, it is pet-friendly too. So you won’t have to leave your family’s furry friends behind when making the trip. Those who can’t wait to mess about on the lake will find the beach and waters just a block away. And the on-site parking means those looking to explore the wider area or hit the ski slopes, should have no difficulty getting to and from their accommodation. Home comforts include a fireplace, TV, internet access and laundry facilities. There’s also a selection of games and books for those looking to unwind on their own or with loved ones.

Tahoe Park Cottage,Hot Tub , 1 Block From Lake Tahoe, Sunnyside, Dog Friendly
60 reviews
House 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The bedrooms were comfy & cozy
The cabin is adorable and so comfortable
Kitchen bathroom and bedrooms are well equipped with your basic needs and even though it is small the space was sufficient for the 3 of us
The cottage had everything we needed a really well-stocked kitchen and was plenty big enough for two couples and our daughter Would definitely stay here again
this intimate home was everything and more 3 bedrooms comfy living room full kitchen and everything one needs short walk to beach
Host:
We traveled with friends visiting from out of the US
We had three teenagers with us and they were in heaven
Laura was great and very responsive
The beach places to eat etc
Worked well for our family of 4
Location:
Great Tahoe Park location gets you private beach access just a few minute stroll
Perfect location for our summer get away
We really enjoyed our time at this property Private lake access plus walking distance to restaurants and store was perfect
Super location walk to the beach Sunnyside West Shore Market and Firesign Close to Tahoe City
Market deli is a quick walk if you need milk juice
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10. Incredible stay for up to eight people

One for larger families or a group of friends now. This four-bedroom wood-cabin house can sleep up to eight people and comes complete with three separate bathrooms. As with many other entries on the list, it is very well placed for the nearby Fire Sign Cafe, Sunnyside Restaurant and the inviting sands of the Tahoe Park Beach. And if you’d rather dine in with loved ones rather than sample the wares at the local eateries, this property comes complete with a spacious kitchen and enough dining space to seat eight, so you’ll all be able to tuck into food together. Other amenities include laundry facilities, TV, internet access for staying connected, and on-site parking. There’s also a fireplace for cosying up to on those cold and snowy winter days.

Charming Tahoe Cabin w/ HOA and Private Beach
1756 Spruce Avenue
11 reviews
House 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Plenty of choices to suit your needs

Whether it’s a little fun on the lake or the thrill of the ski slopes that brings you to the shores of Lake Tahoe, you’ll find plenty of accommodation options near Sunnyside - be it romantic couples retreat or a big family outing.

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