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Donner Lake Mountain House- Custom Built Upscale Home!

Donner Lake Mountain House- Custom Built Upscale Home!

Truckee, CA
0.5 km from Donner Lake
Situated in the mountains, this historic vacation home is within 3 mi (5 km) of Donner Lake, Donner Memorial State Park, and Emigrant Trail Museum. KidZone Museum and Coyote Moon Golf Course are also within 6 mi (10 km).
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River Cabin Vacation Home 3 Bedroom

River Cabin Vacation Home 3 Bedroom

3.5 out of 5.0 14349 East Reed Avenue, Truckee, CA
0.6 km from Donner Lake
Free WiFi in public areas is available at this vacation home.
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4br By Donner Lake W/ Private Hot Tub 4 Bedroom Home

4br By Donner Lake W/ Private Hot Tub 4 Bedroom Home

3.0 out of 5.0 14349 E Reed Ave, Truckee, CA
0.6 km from Donner Lake
This cabin features free WiFi in public areas, a convenience store, and barbecue grills.
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Donner Bliss - 4 Br Home

Donner Bliss - 4 Br Home

3.5 out of 5.0 14470 Southshore Drive, Truckee, CA
0.6 km from Donner Lake
This vacation home includes free WiFi in public areas and barbecue grills.
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Comfortable and Large Family Cabin With Lake and Mountain Views!

Comfortable and Large Family Cabin With Lake and Mountain Views!

Truckee, CA
0.3 km from Donner Lake
This family-friendly Truckee vacation home is located in the mountains, within 3 mi (5 km) of Donner Lake, Donner Memorial State Park and Emigrant Trail Museum. Sugar Bowl and Commercial Row are also within 6 mi (10 km).
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Donner Lakefront W/private Pier, two Decks, 180 Degree Views, Family Friendly!

Donner Lakefront W/private Pier, two Decks, 180 Degree Views, Family Friendly!

Truckee, CA
0.6 km from Donner Lake
This vacation home features concierge services.
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Romantic and Cozy Cabin Near Donner Lake set Among the Towering Pines!

Romantic and Cozy Cabin Near Donner Lake set Among the Towering Pines!

Truckee, CA
0.7 km from Donner Lake
Situated in Truckee, this romantic cabin is within 2 mi (3 km) of Donner Lake, Donner Memorial State Park, and Emigrant Trail Museum. KidZone Museum is 2.9 mi (4.7 km) away.
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Panoramic Donner Lake Views! Clean & kid Friendly :)

Panoramic Donner Lake Views! Clean & kid Friendly :)

Truckee, CA
0.2 km from Donner Lake
Located in Truckee, this beachfront vacation home is in the city center and within 3 mi (5 km) of Donner Lake, Donner Memorial State Park, and Emigrant Trail Museum. Coyote Moon Golf Course and Tahoe Donner Golf Course are also within 6 mi (10 km).
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South Shore Stunnerviews of Donner Lakefive Bedrooms!

South Shore Stunnerviews of Donner Lakefive Bedrooms!

Truckee, CA
0.7 km from Donner Lake
Situated in the mountains, this vacation home is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Donner Lake and within 6 mi (10 km) of Sugar Bowl and Donner Memorial State Park. Boreal Mountain Resort and Emigrant Trail Museum are also within 9 mi (15 km).
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South Shore

South Shore

4.0 out of 5.0 14729 South Shore Drive, Truckee, CA
0.7 km from Donner Lake
Situated in Truckee, this beach vacation home is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Donner Lake and within 6 mi (10 km) of Sugar Bowl and Donner Memorial State Park. Boreal Mountain Resort and Emigrant Trail Museum are also within 9 mi (15 km).
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South Shore 5 Bedroom Holiday Home By Tahoe Truckee

South Shore 5 Bedroom Holiday Home By Tahoe Truckee

3.5 out of 5.0 14729 South Shore Drive, Truckee, CA
0.7 km from Donner Lake
Free WiFi in public areas is available at this cabin. Take advantage of the free self parking.
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Paradise Awaits! Steps Away From Lake, 180 Degree Views!

Paradise Awaits! Steps Away From Lake, 180 Degree Views!

Truckee, CA
0.2 km from Donner Lake
A spa tub is featured at this vacation home, along with concierge services.
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Donner Lake Hotel & Travel Guide

Known as one of the region’s most popular nature-based attractions, Donner Lake will excite those with a passion for the outdoors.

Tahoe City, where it is located, sits 85 miles (137 kilometers) from the state capital, Sacramento.

There's a nice variety of hotels that are an easy commute away from Donner Lake. You can take your pick from 6 candidates, all within 2 miles (3 kilometers) of the site. The Granlibakken Tahoe and the Pepper Tree Inn are well-liked places, found 1 mile (2 kilometers) and 0.1 miles (0.2 kilometers) away, respectively.

You'll sleep tighter than your budget at the Tahoe City Inn. You can find it 0.06 miles (0.10 kilometers) away.

Are you a traveler who has luxurious tastes? If so, you can find a couple of first-class establishments situated a quick drive away. The Resort at Squaw Creek - Destination Hotels & Resorts and Cedar Crest Cottages are recommended.

Once you've wrapped things up at Donner Lake, take a short walk to Syd's Bagelery & Espresso for a light meal, a cup of coffee or a cold beverage. If it's a hearty lunch or dinner you're looking for, try MOUNTAIN SLICE cafe and creamery, a nearby establishment that's much-loved by locals and wanderers alike. Discover a new side of the area and enjoy a wine or beer at Jake's On the Lake, also just an easy walk away.

Other Things to Do Near Donner Lake

After you're finished with Donner Lake, get set to experience everything that the rest of the area has to offer:

  • Tahoe City Marina is an accessible local marina. Inquire for information on visiting if you'd like to spend some time there.
  • If you love learning, Watson Cabin Museum could be worth checking out.
  • Educating yourself about the history of an area at Watson Cabin Living Museum will surely help you become more invested in the land and its people during your trip.
  • Lounge on the peaceful shores of Hell Hole Reservoir, where you might like to munch on some snacks and enjoy nature.
  • Give your kids a chance to burn off a bit of their energy when they're running around and playing at Commons Beach Park, a green oasis.

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