Winters in Lake Tahoe are all about the snow! Skiing and snowboarding at one of the world-famous Tahoe ski resorts, snowshoeing, sledding and tubing are enjoyed by all from the first day it turns cold to the spring day when things start to warm up. When you’re planning a trip to Lake Tahoe in the winter, there are a few things to look for in a hotel. First of all, find a hotel near the ski resort you’ll be spending your days at. Find one that offer Lake Tahoe hotel deals like discounted rates, free lift tickets and extra access to all the other fun winter activities. Many of them have these available! One top feature many hotels and resorts in Tahoe also offers is ski in/ski out access. Step right out of your door and hop on your board at these great hotels!
The Resort at Squaw Creek is a AAA Four-Diamond luxury resort at the base of Squaw Valley in North Lake Tahoe. Squaw Valley is a great choice for a ski trip because while you get ski-in/ski-out access at the resort, they also opened the world’s first ski-in/ski-out Starbucks on the mountain! These guys really love their convenience. The resort has everything from standard guest rooms to suites and penthouses for those looking for the ultimate luxury experience. For any stay here, be sure to take full advantage of their glamorous spa, fitness center, the on-site restaurant Six Peaks Grille and all of their ski packages to make staying here affordable. On top of all these great features, The Resort at Squaw Creek also offers ski in/ski out access to Squaw Valley, so it’s a clear choice if these are the slopes of your choice!
Squaw Valley Lodge is another resort to with ski in/ski out access to Squaw Valley. There are over 150 condos onsite here that are equipped with deep soaking tub and plush beds that are perfect for an evening of relaxing after a day on the mountain. After you finally pull yourself out of bed the next morning, the ski-in/ski-out access makes it easy to get up and go and their awesome ski packages every winter make you want to get up and go right away when you see how affordable this luxury stay will really actually be. No matter what season, Squaw Valley Lodge is also one of the top resorts for weddings in Tahoe, so definitely check out this spot for your special day – your guests will appreciate a wedding/ski trip combo!
Pyramid Peak Properties provide vacation homes, cabins and lodges in South Lake Tahoe. When you need a little more privacy than a hotel can offer, some extra space for your whole group to spread out in comfortably, or you’re staying for more than a few days, these can be much more appealing than a hotel. One top of the extra space and privacy though, many of these vacation rentals are located right on the slopes and provide ski-in/ski-out access and plenty of room to store all of your gear once you get home. Relax in the hot tub, have a blast with all the entertainment options and cook up something fancy in your gourmet kitchen. If your dog loves the snow as much as you dog, bring them along, because most of these cabins in Lake Tahoe are pet friendly!
Tahoe Luxury Properties is another rental company that provides luxury, space and tons of amenities in their vacation homes. One awesome perk with these homes though is that, like many hotels in Lake Tahoe, they also offer special deals and packages. Check out the homes with the number of bedrooms you’re looking for and you may luck out with a great rate for your next ski trip!
All of the hotels and rentals with ski-in/ski-out access take a winter getaway to the next level in convenience and class! Check out one of these hotels in Lake Tahoe for yourself next time you’re planning a ski trip!
This article was written by Lizz Riggs, editor of TahoesBest.com.