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4br By Donner Lake W/ Private Hot Tub 4 Bedroom Home
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1/5 (1 review)
Do not stay here

"Garbage left from previous renters. Not clean!! Beard hairs in the sink, toilets obviously had not been cleaned, beds were used and the dishes/pots were gross. Infested with spiders. We called for help and they said they would come clean the place but no one showed up to help us. They also said it ..."…"

Reviewed on 22 Jan 2020

4br By Donner Lake W/ Private Hot Tub 4 Bedroom Home
River Cabin Vacation Home 3 Bedroom
3.5 out of 5
0.4 mi from Donner Lake
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4.1/5Very Good! (17 reviews)
Nice Stay

"We enjoyed our stay in this house. Although it was a bit dusty, we were able to enjoy our stay. The kitchen had all you need and the hot tub was fun. The master bedroom with nice and the bed was comfortable. The other bedrooms were downstairs and bit dungy, but the kids did not mind!"…"

Reviewed on 2 Apr 2019

River Cabin Vacation Home 3 Bedroom
Rustic Lakefront With Private Pier On Donner Lake 3 Bedroom Cabin
Donner Bliss by Tahoe Mountain Properties
South Shore 5 Bedroom Holiday Home By Tahoe Truckee
Paradise Awaits by Tahoe Mountain Properties
South Shore
4 out of 5
0.4 mi from Donner Lake
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Donner Lake Village
2.5 out of 5
0.1 mi from Donner Lake
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4/5Very Good! (777 reviews)

"No A/C nade it tough at night"…"

Reviewed on 23 Jul 2020

Donner Lake Village
Bray by RedAwning
4 out of 5
0.1 mi from Donner Lake
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Bray by RedAwning
Donner Vista at Donner Lake Village Resort by Tahoe Mountain
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Donner Lake is located in a welcoming area of Truckee known for its beautiful lakeside setting and skiing. Truckee is home to 722 hotels and other accommodation options, so you can find something that's perfect for your stay.

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Take your pick of 17 hotels and accommodation options within a mile of Donner Lake, including these picks:

Things to see and do near Donner Lake

Now that you've visited Donner Lake, you can discover everything there is to see and do within a few miles of the area.

Emigrant Trail Museum, KidZone Museum and Old Jail Museum feature captivating exhibits. Explore notable local landmarks like Rocking Stone Tower, Commercial Row and Sierra Mountain Cemetery. Head up the mountain to Sugar Bowl, Boreal Mountain Resort or Tahoe Donner Downhill Ski Area.

Donner Memorial State Park, Tahoe Donner Golf Course and Coyote Moon Golf Course are a few additional nearby sights. Northstar California Resort is also located 8.3 mi from Donner Lake, and Tahoe Donner Cross Country Area is 2.9 mi away.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Donner Lake?
Donner Lake is located in a welcoming area of Truckee known for its beautiful lakeside setting and skiing. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, take a look at the 26 hotels and other accommodation options you’ll find within a mile.
What's the best place to stay near Donner Lake?
Truckee Donner Lodge is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data, and this hotel offers free breakfast and free WiFi. It’s located 1.9 mi (3 km) from Donner Lake.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Donner Lake, will I receive a refund?
Yes, most room reservations are fully refundable provided that you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, it might still be possible to cancel it and be given a refund within 24 hours of booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to view the best deals in Donner Lake.
What can I see and do near Donner Lake?
You’ll want to browse the exhibits at Emigrant Trail Museum and Old Jail Museum. Learn about local history at Commercial Row and Rocking Stone Tower. Head up the mountain to Sugar Bowl, Tahoe Donner Downhill Ski Area or Boreal Mountain Resort.

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