10 Best Long-Term Rentals In South Lake Tahoe, California - Updated 2022

long term rentals south lake tahoe

Set in El Dorado County, South Lake Tahoe is a densely populated city, nestled in the scenic Sierra Nevada. It is a paradise on the famous Lake Tahoe and is a popular getaway destination for tourists who want to relax and reconnect with nature. It boasts breathtaking beaches that are well-trafficked during the hot weather season and ski resorts that are flocked with tourists during the winter. Rubicon Trail, Heavenly Mountain Resort, Pope Beach, Lakeside Beach, and Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit are some of the city’s top natural attractions. South Lake Tahoe is also home to luxurious points of interest, including Montbleu Resort, Casino and Spa. Scroll down for a list of the best long-term rentals in South Lake Tahoe, California.

1. Rustic dwelling for 10 guests (from USD 150)

For tourists looking for holiday havens in South Lake Tahoe that can welcome a big family, this spacious vacation rental might pique your interest. It is a cozy and homey rustic dwelling that can sleep up to 10 guests, featuring 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, and a kitchen complete with cooking essentials and cutlery. It houses a living room with a fireplace that provides warmth during the winter season and a front porch where guests can enjoy the spectacular nature views while drinking a refreshing beverage.

"Little House in the Big Woods"
South Lake Tahoe, California, United States
88 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 6 Beds 9 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 9

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
felt comfortable making the air bnb arrangements with her and everything went really smoothly
my family of four fit perfectly with room to bring friends next time
debbie's cabin was amazingly cozy and beautiful
very nice place well stocked kitchen very comfortable living room and rooms
kids loved the bunk beds and other rooms
very clean and comfortable
debbie provided clean towels and soaps for everyone
space was great and very clean
everything was very clean and well taken care of
the place was very very clean
debbie is a great host
debbie is an amazing host
friendly hosts and easy communication
she was also extremely nice and accommodating
this was my first experience with airbnb and she was very helpful
like the location too
great location close to local stores and state line
location and everything about it was perfect
the neighborhood is quiet inviting and very close to many things
the neighborhood seemed really great and the house was quite close to target
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Monthly discount: 40% off

2. Family-friendly getaway with a fully remodeled kitchen (from USD 386)

Planning a long vacation in South Lake Tahoe with your family? You might want to check out this spacious and well-equipped accommodation that can welcome all members of the family, including kids and pets. Tucked in nature, this Airbnb is one of the coziest holiday abodes in the city. It features three bedrooms, two baths, a fully remodeled kitchen, a dining area, and an open plan living room with a Smart TV. Plus, it has a laptop-friendly desk where you can finish up some work-related chores. The best part? This vacation rental has a large backyard where you can play fetch with your furry best friends.

Pet/Kid-Friendly WFH 3BR Cabin (Monthly/Seasonal)
South Lake Tahoe, California, United States
107 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 10 Beds 10 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wi fi and tv worked great
its a nice cozy cottage in tahoe
we especially enjoyed the convenience of the kitchen
the cabin slept as many as we needed (7) and was comfortable and clean if basic
this cabin is roomy and cozy for sure lots of space for people to find their own spot
clean and well kept
the kitchen was clean and fully equipped
cozy place clean calm comfortable
the cabin its self was very clean and stocked with games
property is very clean and we loved the warmth that it provided
she was so helpful
the host was very nice and always provided prompt responses
the host is super responsive; checking in and out was bliss
the host was very responsive she quickly accepted my booking request
very easy to work with host
close to good food shopping
definitely recommend this location
great location and very family friendly
great place and close to everything
first of all the location is amazing
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Monthly discount: 50% off

3. Lovely chalet with stunning lake views (from USD 227)

This getaway haven is specifically for tourists who plan to stay in South Lake Tahoe for a month and so. Heavenly Mountain Resort is located near this place, and South Lake Tahoe’s beaches, casinos, local shops, and fantastic restaurants are a short drive away. Three bedrooms and two-and-a-half baths await guests. Also, this accommodation features a kitchen with coffee-making essentials and a breakfast nook, a dining set, an open plan living room with a Smart TV, an outdoor hot tub, and stunning lake views.

Tahoe Tyrol Chalet -available for monthly lease
South Lake Tahoe, California, United States
8 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire chalet 5 Beds 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7

Top guest reviews
good communication amenities location and clean
first off garret was very helpful when booking his home for a month
the house was in an amazing location as well
overall it's a nice place in a great location and we would highly recommend staying here
the house is a ~10 minute walk to heavenly and i walked there several times to go snowboarding
excellent location near heavenly we stayed here for 1 month and really enjoyed the stay
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Monthly discount: 20% off

4. Charming retreat with a hot tub (from USD 227)

Tourists who book this accommodation can reconnect with nature throughout their South Lake Tahoe holiday as it is surrounded by lush greenery. It boasts wooden interiors that guests can surely appreciate. It is a charming cabin with a cozy ambiance that can help guests feel right at home. It features three bedrooms, five beds, and a clean private bathroom. Additionally, it boasts a fully equipped kitchen and a dining area. You will surely fall in love with this retreat’s deck and hot tub with a view.

Romantic Cabin w/ Hot Tub & Lg Deck
South Lake Tahoe, California, United States
92 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire chalet 5 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
best aspects: the well-maintained and spacious deck hot tub and well-stocked kitchen
the house itself is extremely cozy with two stories good heating and a very spacious backyard property
it was very well stocked with board games movies and kitchen supplies
the kitchen equipment was great and we cooked meals with all the equipment available
the beds were comfortable and the living room was nice
everything was clean at our arrival
beautiful cabin clean and spacious
the cabin was clean and cozy
the cabin was clean and well stocked
very nice clean and very organised house
our hosts were fantastic and made us feel very welcomed
the host was great as was the stay
thank you for hosting us
perhaps the best hosts we've ever had
the document that was provided via email was very detailed and helpful
nice location close to the y
amazing location close to everything in tahoe
great stay cozy and close to everything
very close to heavenly and hiking trails
quiet neighborhood as well as close to major attractions
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Monthly discount: 50% off

5. Centrally located accommodation with a modern kitchen (from USD 184)

Barton Meadow and the Upper Truckee Marsh are located near this Airbnb vacation rental. This accommodation is also within a short driving distance from Heavenly Ski Resort. It is a centrally located getaway haven, perfect for tourists looking to explore the area. As for amenities, this vacation rental houses three comfortable bedrooms and a gorgeous kitchen with upscale cookware and cutlery. It has a rustic dining set, complementing the aesthetics of the house. Plus, it is equipped with a lounge space with an HDTV, two bathrooms, and a parking space for a single vehicle.

The Blue Barn is centrally located.
South Lake Tahoe, California, United States
23 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 4 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
also the wifi works really well
very clean and organized
all appliances were new and clean
very nice cabin very clean and good value for the money
patricia's home is super clean and beautiful
patricia was a great host very communicative and made the process simple and seamless
patricia is a great host with little added extras that really made a difference
incredible house in a beautiful location
being close to the bike trail makes it easy to get to the lake
the place is in a great location
cute place and patricia was great location was perfect for what we came into town for
great place to stay especially if your going to heavenly
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Monthly discount: 25% off

6. Four-bedroom abode with an indoor fireplace (from USD 205)

Enjoy quick access to the breathtaking Lake Tahoe and several outdoor opportunities when you book this fantastic vacation rental. Local shops and must-try restaurants are also a stone’s throw away from this location. This Airbnb is a fully furnished humble abode with four bedrooms and two private baths, welcoming up to eight guests. It houses a fully fitted kitchen, a dining set, and a lounge room with a wide-screen TV and a fireplace. Parking space is available for guests as well. At the back of the house, you can see a patio with seating and a gas grill for guests who want to enjoy a private barbecue.

4 Bedroom House, Walk to Lake Tahoe
South Lake Tahoe, California, United States
273 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire chalet 5 Beds 6 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
really great house but tends to be very dark and the wifi doesn’t really work consistently
backyard was perfect for breakfast or just coffee
wifi worked well and includes netflix on the nice large tv
it's got all the amenities to ensure a comfortable stay for everyone
great gathering space in the living room for a large group
exceptionally clean and comfortable
the house extremely clean and very cozy
everything is immaculately clean
the house was upgraded and very clean
the house was clean and comfortable and homey
ben is a fantastic host
ben is a great host and very responsive
ben was a great host during our stay
the host ben is very responsive
comfortable stay and helpful host
location is perfect with walking distance to everything
walk to lake walk to dinner close to heavenly
close to everything and very comfortable
it’s a cute little place
and the location is good too you can walk to the lake
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Monthly discount: 30% off

7. Minimalist apartment with pool access (from USD 130)

Two bedrooms, three beds, and a private bathroom with a spa tub are some of the amazing amenities of this Airbnb vacation rental. It is perfect for a small group of friends as four people can enjoy this humble abode’s comfort and conveniences. It is equipped with a spacious kitchen where you can cook your daily meals, a rustic dining set, and a living room with a wide-screen TV. This accommodation comes with WiFi access, letting guests update their socials or catch up on some work. To top it all off, renters can have free access to a community pool and a parking space.

South Lake Tahoe 2BR Apartment
South Lake Tahoe, California, United States
184 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi and cable work very well
certain thoughtful furnishings made the condo comfortable and easy
it's spacious and comfortable with plenty of amenities to keep you occupied while you're indoors
the mattress was so comfortable and very clean
with a kitchen and multiple rooms this space was the perfect spot for a group getaway
it was super clean and comfortable
very comfortable and clean condo
chris’s place was very clean and comfortable
the unit was sparkling clean when we arrived
clean well furnished parking is convenient
chris was a great host
chis is a great host and was very quick at responding to messages
chris was a super responsive host and was always available to answer any questions we had
one of the best hosts i've stayed with
they were attentive to our needs and we will definitely go back
great location very quiet and close to everything
it’s located in a great location
the location was super
excellent location yet felt remote
the location is convenient and very close to heavenly ski resort
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Monthly discount: 30% off

8. Remarkable cabin with a hot tub (from USD 225)

This cozy cabin is a remodeled retreat that can charm tourists with its tastefully curated interiors and superb amenities. Guests can expect a lovely and comfortable sleeping area with a queen-sized bed and fresh linens, a private bathroom with a bathtub, and an open plan living room with a Smart TV. It also showcases a kitchen with appliances and utensils and a little dining set for four. Guests can also enjoy access to amazing amenities such as a hot tub, a gym, and parking space.

Cozy Cabin w/hottub, fireplace,walk to lake
407 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the lights and the heater were on when we arrived and the place felt very inviting
rhonda’s cabin was cozy and a perfect fit for the two of us and our dog
the space was great comfortable bed great bathroom and kitchen space
great little place with a proper kitchen 4 seater table living area (with futon) and queen sized bed
comfortable bed clean bathroom (no fan) water pressure in the shower could be better
great place clean nice and quiet
clean had what we needed
rhonda’s place was very clean and cozy
the place was very clean and cozy
inside was clean and beautiful
great host cute and cozy home loved my stay
rhonda was very kind and helpful
rhonda was super responsive within minutes of some questions i had for her during the stay
very cozy — i felt right at home rhonda was responsive and kind
rhonda as usual communicated at the right times and was helpful in her non intrusive way
the location is great - walking distance to the lake
great location close to casinos and lots of food options close by walking distance to the water
i loved the location of rhonda’s place
location is great to heavenly
rhonda’s cabin is extremely beautiful located in a very convenient location and comfortable the location is top class
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Monthly discount: 55% off

9. Dreamy cabin with WiFi (from USD 214)

This Airbnb vacation rental is set in a dreamy location. Its environment is picture-perfect, serene, and safe. This rustic dwelling is equipped with all the conveniences of a typical home, including WiFi, heating facilities, and laundry equipment. It houses a comfortable bedroom with a queen-sized bed and a double bed, a bathroom with a bathtub, and a little kitchen with a fridge and a stove. More so, it has a balcony and al fresco dining, perfect for magical dinners in nature.

Cutest Cabin In South Lake Tahoe
South Lake Tahoe, California, United States
185 reviews
Entire home 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable bed and furnishings
house had good wifi a very cozy living room and great yard
the cabin is cute cozy well furnished and had all the amenities we needed
the bed is comfortable bathroom and kitchen are excellent
very comfortable cozy quaint and secluded place
dog friendly clean and a huge fenced area
everything was clean and easy to access
the place was super clean and it was very easy to check in
very clean and very well-kept cozy and comfortable
it’s quiet clean cozy and adorable
stew is a great host
stew is a great host
excellent host excellent home
very quaint stew is an excellent host
stew was very responsive and considerate
cute cabin in a great location
cute and cozy spot walking distance to the lake
the location is perfect
the location is great - easy walking / biking distance to the town and the lake
great location for a getaway weekend
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Monthly discount: 30% off

10. Pet-friendly retreat for six

Surrounded by lush greenery, this Airbnb vacation rental is a perfect choice for tourists looking to get away from the chaos of the big city. It is a charming cabin that welcomes couples, friends, and even families with kids and pets. A group of six guests can share this dwelling’s three cozy bedrooms and a spotless bath with a bathtub. Additionally, it has a fully equipped kitchen with a breakfast nook, a lounge room, a front porch with seating, and a spacious backyard. WiFi is available for guests’ added convenience.

Adorable Remodeled Tahoe Cabin, Fireplace, Lake!
189 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
was furnished with plenty of amenities like soap paper towels toilet paper etc
cozy and cute small cabin with all amenities you may possibly need
only suggestion is getting a better table in the living room and get cable
it worked well and made it comfortable the rest of the stay
only four stars because a lot of the kitchen items (pans coffee maker plates) could’ve been cleaned better
nice cabin clean and sleeps plenty
is a nice and clean place
everything was sparkling clean
everything was clean and well maintained and check in and out were made simple
the place was very clean upon arrival with thoughtful touches in each room
rhonda is an excellent host
rhonda is an excellent host
rhonda was very communicative friendly and a great host to make our first tahoe stay wonderful
painless check in and easygoing host
perfect little place to stay rhonda was so helpful and quickly responded to any of our questions :)
great location close to downtown
the location was great and central to everything
great location walking distance to the lake
cute house in a great location
location was also perfect
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Have a worry-free long vacation in South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe is a charming city in El Dorado County that’s a paradise for nature lovers and adventure seekers. Its natural attractions, serene locations, and breathtaking views are some of the reasons tourists come to this city. Some spend a week-long holiday, while others go for an extended stay. Plan your next month-long vacation on this side of the country and book excellent accommodation. Refer to this list of the best long-term rentals in South Lake Tahoe, California.

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