Romantic getaways in Lake Tahoe
Bordering California and Nevada, Lake Tahoe is one of the deepest freshwater lakes in the world and attracts millions of people every year. It’s easy to see why, with crystal clear water and breathtaking views, you’re bound to find an intimate boutique hotel in the area for a romantic getaway in Lake Tahoe.
It’s no surprise that scenic trails, surrounded by lush fauna and flora, are scattered throughout the area. If your romantic weekend makes you feel adventurous, there are even underwater trails that you can take to enjoy the lake to its fullest.
So don’t hesitate and book your romantic getaways in Lake Tahoe today!
List of romantic hotels in Lake Tahoe
The Landing Resort and Spa
To start off the list, this luxury hotel near the Heavenly Village Ski Resort is perfect for any romantic getaways in Lake Tahoe you could conjure up.
Equipped with a first-rate spa, guests can relax during their romantic weekend retreat with a massage package or a variety of beauty treatments.
The outdoor swimming pool and lounge areas that overlook the emerald waters of the lake are great places for you to enjoy the natural beauty of the area during your couples getaway.
Edgewood Tahoe Resort
Another beachfront luxury hotel in the area, the Edgewood is a 5-star hotel that has every amenity one could wish for while on a romantic getaway in Lake Tahoe.
Boasting beautiful lounge areas and an outdoor swimming pool with scenic views of lake, the Edgewood is a dream hotel for couples looking for a second honeymoon destination.
Home to a wonderful romantic restaurant, Edgewood Restaurant, guests can indulge in sumptuous French cuisine on their romantic weekend.
Featuring its own ski-in/ski-out access, the Ritz-Carlton is a great choice for a snowy romantic getaway in Lake Tahoe.
Guests will find two sprawling outdoor swimming, a lavish spa offering every beauty treatment and relaxing massage you can imagine, and 4 separate restaurants, you won’t be lacking for anything during your romantic weekend getaway.
Each elegant room at the Ritz is equipped with hardwood floors, modern furnishings and warm wood tone decór, as well as cozy fireplaces to keep you and your loved one warm on your couples getaway.
If on your romantic getaways in Lake Tahoe you value indepedence and privacy, the all-suite aparthotel Zalanta is an excelent choice for your weekend getaway.
You’ll find every amenity needed for a classic romantic weekend, the Zalanta boasts an outdoor swimming pool, surrounded by lounge chairs.
Every suite at this romantic hotel for couples with a kitchenette, a comfortable seating area and a beautiful dining area.
Northstar Village Lodge
The Northstar Village Lodge is perfectly located for a romantic getaway in Lake Tahoe filled with snow sports and activities.
The Northstar Village boasts an outdoor swimming pool, and a incredibly equipped spa facilities, including a sauna.
Each suite at the Northstar includes hardwood furnishings and warm inviting decór, creating the ideal ambiance for your romantic weekend.
Marriot Grand Residence Club
The Marriot Grand Residence Club is an incredible romantic hotel in Lake Tahoe, dully equipped to act as a springboard for your weekend getaway adventures in the snow.
The Marriot is just a short walk away from Heavenly Resort’s Ski Gondola, giving you easy access to the best views Lake Tahoe has to offer you on your couples getaway.
The Marriot boasts an incredible spa, offering every type of massage and treatment imaginable.
The Cedar House Sport Hotel
This romantic hotel in Lake Tahoe offers guests a variety of amenities and comforts for their weekend getaway, such as a fine dining restaurant, a bar that serves handcrafted cocktails and a shared lounge.
If you fancy some snow sports during your romantic getaway in Lake Tahoe, the Cedar House offers guests on-site ski and snowboard storage.
Each elegant room boasts a cozy fireplace and fine hardwood and leather furnishings.
Hyatt Residence Club
The Hyatt Residence Club is located on the lake’s North Shore, giving you priviliged views of the water. If you’re visiting during the warmer months you’ll find yourself just a across the road from numerous beaches.
The Hyatt boasts its very own heated outdoor swimming pool as well as multiple outdoor lounge areas equipped with fireplaces.
Each elegant room at this romantic place offers a balcony with beautiful views of the lake and cozy fireplaces.
The beachfront Lakeland Village is a romantic hotel in Lake Tahoe with stunning lake views and a private beach.
This hotel is perfect for an inexpensive romantic getaway.
A hot tub and a heated outdoor swimming pool are available if you, or the weather, aren’t up for a dip in the lake.
Tahoe Seasons Resort
The Tahoe Seasons Resort is ideal for a romantic weekend getaway at any time of the year.
This great hotel for couples is located just a short drive away from the beaches, as well as an outdoor swimming pool and a lovely romantic hot tub.
Rooms at this romantic place are beautifully equipped and furnished, to provide you with the utmost comfort during your romantic weekend.
The Village at Palisades
Located perfectly to support your snowy weekend getaway adventures, The Village sits at the base of Squaw Valley Ski Resort.
Guests can soak in bubbling hot water as it snows at at the heated outdoor swimming pool or at any of the 8 hot tubs located on the Village’s deck.
Rooms at this luxury hotel are equipped with full kitchens and balconies with seating areas.
Resort at Squaw Creek
This all-season boutique hotel is located just a short drive away from away from Lake Tahoe.
The Resort at Squaw Creek is home to an 18-hole golf course, an ice skating rink and various heated swimming pools to you to enjoy during your romantic weekend.
Each stuningly decorated room at the Resort boasts comfortable seating areas, balconies and cozy fireplaces to create just the right mood for your romantic weekend.
The Northstar Lodge sits right next to the famous Highlands Gondola, and offers guests a modern villa equipped with a scenic balcony and an outdoor fireplace.
The Northstar Lodge’s vast swimming pool and poolside hot tub are the perfect place to escape the cold.
A two-bedroom villa at the Lodge includes a fireplace, and a stunningly equipped bathroom with oversized showers.
The gorgeous Hotel Azure features a gorgeous outdoor swimming pool and spacious accommodations.
Bear Beach Café, located on-site at the Azure, serves freshly made breakfast everyday, so you can start off the day energized for your adventures at this romantic place.
Many rooms at the Azure boast a private balcony or patio that offer guests sweeping views of Lake Tahoe.
Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe
Finishing off our list, the Hyatt Regency is home to a phenomenal bar, that serves handcrafted cocktails, as well as many other amenities.
The Hyatt Regency boasts an outdoor swimming pool and multiple poolside hot tubs.
The on-site romantic restaurant, Lone Eagle Grille, serves fine dining American cuisine.
Romantic things to do in Lake Tahoe
Once you have chosen the perfect hotel for your romantic getaway, let’s find a complementary thing to do in Lake Tahoe so you can get the most out of your couple’s vacation.
Emerald Bay State Park
While on your romantic getaways in Lake Tahoe you’d be remiss to not visit Emerald Bay State Park to explore and enjoy the natural beauty of the area.
The park offers visitors one of the best views of the gorgeous Emerald Bay in the area.
Aside from incredible views, the Park boasts many gentle, well-marked trails that will lead you through the natural landmarks and attractions the area is so well known for.
Lower Eagle Falls
This two-tiered 140-foot tall waterfall welcomes you after a gentle and scenic hike, eventhough it can be seen peaking through the trees from the famous Emerald Bay Overlook.
You can fit the hike up to these stunning natural beauties in with a visit to other local attractions, such as Vikingsholm.
Heavenly Mountain Resort
The Heavenly Mountain Resort is one of the most famous snow resorts in California, and a must visit destination for the sweeping views it provides of the area during the summer, or if you’re visiting in the winter time, for some skiing or some other snow sports.
You’ll have an easy time booking a wonderful boutique hotel in the area, to help make the most out of your romantic getaway in Lake Tahoe.
Mt. Tallac Trail
Despite being labeled as not being very beginner friendly, the Mt Tallac Trail is definitely worth the effort.
The most famous of the trails in the area, the ascent up to Mount Tallac offers visitors unparaleled views of Lake Tahoe. Along the way you’ll be greeted with majestic views of Fallen Leaf Lake.
The Gondola at Heavenly
If you decide to visit Heavenly Mountain Resort as part of your honeymoon retreat, which we highly encourage you to, the most scenic and authentic way to get there is to take the Heavenly Gondola.
The Gondola will leave you breathless as it glides up the slopes of Heavenly Mountain, treating you with sweeping views of the lake and the surrounding nature.
Of course, we’d be remiss to not mention a beach when talking about Lake Tahoe, and we choose Pope Beach for its stunnning scenery and peaceful location.
Pope Beach consists of nearly a mile of sandy white shoreline on National Forrest land.
Come and enjoy a swim in the quiet waters, and you should definitely try to stay for the incredible sunset.
More romantic getaways close to Lake Tahoe
If you want to find more romantic hotels, we recommend these locations below, so you can find the perfect accommodation for your next romantic getaway or vacation.
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