South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe Travel Guide

Articles about South Lake Tahoe

By Adam H. Graham

Hotels in South Lake Tahoe

This knotty-pine heaven right on the lakefront (complete with a beach and its own marina and restaurant) includes 41 cabins (rented by the week) and 26 cheerfully retro rooms in the circa 1926 lodge.

Restaurants in South Lake Tahoe

The sultry lounge has artisanal cocktails (try the Alpine Blood Orange Cosmo), house-made charcuterie, and remarkably good live jazz.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Sailing Ventures, based in Carson City, offers everything from a two-hour dip-your-toes-in to five-day certification courses aboard 22- to 32-foot sailboats. Don’t fall in—Tahoe is the second-deepest lake in the country.