The largest city on the lake, South Lake Tahoe is where much of the California-side Tahoe action is. Primo skiing, endless watersports on the crystal-blue lake, great restaurants and nightlife, plus arts, culture and style – South Lake has it all. You don’t have to break the bank to stay here. There are cheap hotels and places to stay in South Lake Tahoe to fit every need.
Looking or more options? Check out our guide to the best hotels to book in Lake Tahoe, California, bookable with Culture Trip.