Nestled along the California-Nevada border, Lake Tahoe boasts some of the most magnificent natural scenery in the region. No matter what time of the year you plan your visit, the area is never short on things to see and do. In the summer, visitors can swim in the lake’s crystal-clear waters or hike around the majestic surrounding mountains. In the winter, the lake becomes a winter wonderland with endless opportunities for snowy fun. With one visit to the area, it’s easy to see why Lake Tahoe draws in over 15 million visitors a year.
If you’re looking for the perfect place to rest your head during your trip, take a look at our list of the best Airbnbs in Lake Tahoe. Each of the following rentals is of the highest quality and boasts desirable modern amenities like high-speed Wi-Fi. All of the listings are also presided over by experienced superhosts – hosts with a proven track record of receiving stellar reviews and providing exceptional hospitality.
Luxury A-Frame Home
Embrace a more relaxing lifestyle by the lake with this dreamy vacation home for rent in Lake Tahoe.
The recently renovated mountain cabin boasts a bright and airy interior with high-end finishes, soaring high ceilings, and floor-to-ceiling windows. With two bedrooms and two full bathrooms, the spacious A-frame is suitable for up to four guests. The open-plan layout features a lovely lounge area with a cozy sectional sofa, an exposed stone fireplace, and a formal dining area. There is also a gourmet full kitchen with stainless-steel appliances and a breakfast table set below a modern chandelier. Furnished with one king-size bed and two single beds, the cabin is perfect for a small family, and convenient amenities like a dishwasher and an in-unit washer and dryer make this a great choice for longer stays.
Guests can step outside and admire the views from the spacious wrap-around deck, or travel just two miles and enjoy the lakeshore and the ski slopes.
Modern Cabin on the West Shore
This cozy cabin is nestled on the West Shore of Lake Tahoe and combines a warm rustic environment with a full selection of high-tech amenities and modern comforts.
With high ceilings, massive windows, and exposed wooden beams, the extravagant interior is stylish and inviting. The cozy living area is on the first floor of the cabin and boasts a beautiful brown leather sofa and a relaxing indoor fireplace. There are two spacious bedrooms that can sleep up to four guests, and the cabin also comes with a modern full bathroom with a rain shower and a stunning full kitchen with brand-new appliances. The formal dining area is surrounded by picturesque windows that expose the lush surrounding scenery, and additional amenities include a Smart TV, a vintage record player, and an in-unit washer and dryer.
The West Shore has earned a stellar reputation for its beautiful beaches, delicious dining opportunities, and famous ski resorts. If you choose this remarkable Airbnb in Lake Tahoe, you won’t have to travel far to take advantage of these fantastic attractions, many of which can be found in nearby Tahoe City.
Little Black Cabin by the Lake
For a high-end cabin rental in Lake Tahoe, check out this historic property in a charming lakeside community.
Originally built in the 1940s, the two-bedroom house rental has been completely renovated and restored to offer a modern stay with convenient amenities. The light-filled interior is characterized by white wood planks, rustic wooden furnishings, and striking black accents, and guests have access to a luxurious private bathroom and an impressive full kitchen. The home is warmed by a cozy indoor fireplace, and the spacious rooms are decorated with minimalist artwork and lovely vintage trinkets. There is also a spacious dining area, a convenient utility room with a washer and dryer, and a large patio that wraps around the cabin.
Located in the desirable Cedar Flats neighborhood, this stunning Lake Tahoe Airbnb is just a two-minute walk away from the beach, the pier, and the plethora of hiking trails in Tahoe National Forest.
Revamped A-Frame Near Tahoe City
Combining the classic charm of a traditional A-frame house with the irresistible luxury of a modern vacation home, this one-of-a-kind cabin is one of the best Airbnb rentals in Lake Tahoe.
The designer interior is characterized by rustic wood finishes and chic modern furnishings, and the cabin’s glass facade floods the home with natural light. The three-bedroom, two-bathroom rental is nice and spacious, making it perfect for families and larger groups of friends interested in renting a cabin in Lake Tahoe. There is also a private parking space, a step-free entrance, and a well-lit path to the front door that make this a great choice for guests with accessibility needs. Guests also have access to a well-equipped full kitchen with a breakfast bar, and there is even a finished basement with a gaming table and a laundry closet. Outside, you’ll find a spacious backyard filled with luscious pine trees, a second-floor deck, and a charming front patio with a firepit. The cabin also comes with a convenient shed stocked with beach gear, kayaks, and paddleboards.
Tucked away on a quiet tree-lined street, the cabin is just two blocks away from a secluded and semiprivate neighborhood beach.
Modern Mountain Cabin With a Hot Tub
Located in a famous historic neighborhood, this restored 1930s home is an ideal Airbnb in Lake Tahoe for solo travelers and couples.
The one-bedroom cabin comes equipped with one private full bathroom, a full kitchen, and an in-unit washer and dryer. There is also a lovely living room with a gas fireplace and a set of French doors that fill the cabin with natural light. Outside, you’ll find a luxurious private hot tub surrounded by gorgeous granite boulders and a wooden deck with a grill, a firepit, and cozy Adirondack chairs.
Known as a popular vacation destination among famous historical figures, the neighborhood is safe, charming, and filled with hiking trailheads. Guests can stroll just a few minutes from the cabin to Speedboat Beach, and the rental even comes with a pair of snowshoes and kayaks.
Elegant A-Frame With Lake Views
This pet-friendly cabin in Lake Tahoe offers an incredibly luxurious stay with enough space for the whole family.
Up to six guests can stay in the three-bedroom, two-bathroom rental, which boasts an all-white interior and a large front-facing wall of glass. French doors open onto a spacious deck and provide unbelievable views of Lake Tahoe, and the large living room features soaring high ceilings, a wooden dining table, and plenty of comfy seating options. There is also an open full kitchen with brand-new appliances and golden accents, and the entire space is warmed by a modern indoor fireplace. Guests can enjoy a private deck with a shaded patio table and a relaxing salt-water Jacuzzi, and additional amenities include in-unit laundry facilities and baby gear available upon request.
Conveniently located just two miles north of Tahoe City, this vintage A-frame cabin truly has it all.
Modern Mountain A-Frame
If you’re looking for a classic cabin with a cozy interior and a private location, check out this charming Lake Tahoe Airbnb.
Up to four guests can stay in the two-bedroom, two-bathroom home, which comes with two luxurious queen-size beds and two private full bathrooms. Groups of two couples will find that the cabin provides a ton of privacy, and the beautifully appointed common areas offer a big and airy space where everyone can sit back and relax. Guests also have exclusive access to an updated full kitchen, which boasts granite countertops, shiny new appliances, and an in-unit washing machine. Surrounded by pine trees, the cabin also comes with a private outdoor space equipped with a well-furnished back deck, a quaint front porch, and a grill.
Perfect for outdoor adventurers, the cabin is located in a quiet neighborhood just a few blocks away from popular fishing spots, hiking trails, and biking paths.
Lake Tahoe Cabin Oasis
Characterized by its classic A-frame design and charming red door, this adorable Airbnb in Lake Tahoe is the perfect place to cozy up during your stay.
One of the cabin’s best features is the fully fenced-in yard, which boasts a cozy firepit, a gas grill, and a luxurious hot tub. Inside, you’ll find two bedrooms with queen-size beds and two private full bathrooms, and common areas include a cozy living room with picturesque windows, a small dining room, and a large full kitchen. The rental also comes with a Smart TV and convenient appliances like a dishwasher and an in-unit washer and dryer.
Tucked away in South Lake Tahoe, the cabin is just five minutes away from the lake, and there are plenty of relaxing resorts and fun casinos nearby.
Renovated West Shore A-Frame
For a super-stylish vacation rental with a renovated interior and rustic charm, consider a stay in this luxurious two-bedroom cabin.
Up to six guests can stay in the two-bedroom, two-bathroom home, which features two queen-size beds and one sofa bed in a separate lofted sleeping area. The renovated interior is spacious and sunny, and there is a full facade of glass that brings the stunning surrounding scenery into the warm and rustic living area. The full kitchen is equipped with brand-new amenities, and each of the full bathrooms offers an oversized walk-in shower. Pets are allowed in the cabin, and additional amenities include regular housekeeping services, a cozy indoor fireplace, and a luxurious outdoor hot tub.
When you feel like venturing out, you can walk just five minutes to the lakeshore or take a short drive to several nearby ski resorts.
Private Condo With Lake Views
This luxurious condo rental comes with a ton of unique amenities like a spacious communal lawn, a pool, a hot tub, and a private wooden sauna.
With two bedrooms and two full bathrooms, the spacious interior can accommodate up to four guests, and the large outdoor space makes this a great choice for anyone traveling with pets. The bedrooms are furnished with one king-size bed and one double bed, and the sauna is connected to the master bathroom, which also features a vintage claw-foot tub and an in-unit washer and dryer. There is also a lovely living room with a Smart TV, a modern indoor fireplace, and a stocked book shelf, and the full kitchen comes with a cozy dining nook.
Guests can enjoy easy access to the lake and the mountains from this central Lake Tahoe Airbnb, which sits in a safe neighborhood on the North Shore.
Private Studio Near Tahoe City
For a clean and cozy short-term rental in Lake Tahoe, check out this private loft-style apartment near Tahoe City.
Ideal for solo travelers and couples, the spacious studio is located above the host’s garage and comes with a private entrance and a private full bathroom. The interior is beautifully appointed with comfy furniture and wooden finishes, and guests can enjoy private access to a full kitchen with a dishwasher. There is a cozy queen-size bed in the lofted sleeping area, and the first floor features a relaxing living area with a sofa and a convenient desk space. What’s more, the entire apartment is illuminated by picturesque windows and bright skylights, and there is a cozy wood stove to keep you warm in the winter months. Guests also have access to a sunny front porch and a back deck surrounded by trees.
There is a bike path nearby that you can take to downtown Tahoe City, and the loft offers easy access to several beautiful beaches and hiking trails.
Private Condo for Couples
Nestled in the upscale neighborhood of Incline Village, this cozy condo is one of the best Lake Tahoe Airbnb for outdoor adventurers, business travelers, and couples in search of a romantic getaway.
The warm interior is characterized by nature-themed artwork, rustic wood furnishings, and an exposed stone fireplace, and modern amenities include a dishwasher and laundry facilities. Furnished with one comfy queen-size bed, the one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment rental is suitable for one or two guests. The common areas are nice and spacious and include a formal dining area, and the condo comes with a full kitchen with granite countertops. The rental also comes fully equipped with beach essentials, and just outside you’ll find a quaint private deck, a luxurious sauna, and a relaxing hot tub.
Surrounded by green forests and stunning mountain views, this scenic retreat offers easy access to plenty of waterfront restaurants and exciting opportunities for swimming, kayaking, golfing, and playing tennis.
Modern Mountain A-Frame in Kings Beach
Kick back and relax in your very own mountain cabin with this magnificent three-story house for rent in Lake Tahoe.
With one king-size bed and one queen-size bed, the two-bedroom cabin is ideal for groups of four, but there is also a cozy living room sofa that can sleep two extra guests. The master bedroom is located on the ground level of the cabin and boasts a king-size memory foam mattress, a Smart TV, and an en suite bathroom with a rain shower. The second bedroom is on the top floor of the home and features a gorgeous skylight through which you can stargaze at night. On the middle level of the home, you’ll find the spacious common areas along with the second full bathroom. Pets are welcome in the cabin, and additional features include a separate full kitchen with a breakfast table and a cozy living room with a Smart TV. The rental also comes with ample private outdoor space, including a charming front porch, a back deck with a grill, and a backyard with a firepit and twinkling string lights.
This convenient Lake Tahoe Airbnb is just three blocks away from downtown Kings Beach and one mile away from Crystal Bay Casino.
Charming Loft-Style Chalet
Enjoy the rustic charm of a classic wood-planked cabin with this cozy studio Airbnb in Lake Tahoe.
The one-room chalet is spacious and well equipped with one king-size bed, one double bed, one single bed, and two futons. Perfect for a family vacation or any adventure-filled excursion, the cabin also comes with a convenient kitchenette and a private full bathroom. Guests have access to a private balcony offering incredible lake views, and the entire property is surrounded by lush green pine trees. There are plenty of opportunities for outdoor adventure in the area, including hiking, boating, and skiing, and when you feel like staying in, the rental is equipped with a Smart TV, several well-stocked bookshelves, and a study desk.
Located in the quiet community of Carnelian Bay, the cabin is just down the road from a beautiful beach and a pier.
Antique Condo in Incline Village
Last but certainly not least is another impressive condo rental in the charming neighborhood of Incline Village.
The one-bedroom corner unit is nestled high in the Sierra Nevada mountain range and sits just steps away from the lake. The homey interior is sunny and quiet, as the condo has no upstairs neighbors. Ideal for solo travelers and couples, the space is furnished with one king-size bed and offers one private full bathroom. There is also a fully updated kitchen with stainless-steel appliances, and the entire unit has been modernized with brand-new facilities and comfortable amenities. You’ll love relaxing in the cozy living room, which features a stunning stone fireplace and French doors that open onto a private patio.
With a cozy interior that feels like home and an ideal location near private beaches, spas, and fine dining opportunities, this unique condo is one of the best vacation rentals in Lake Tahoe.
Whether you’re looking for a romantic mountain cabin or a chilled out lakeside retreat, you can’t go wrong with a stay in one of the best Airbnbs in Lake Tahoe.