Hotel Reservations for Mammoth, Lake Tahoe and Big Bear
Thses are the most complete lists of hotels in Mammoth Lakes, Lake Tahoe and Big Bear California. We have also included surrounding cities. Click the links and do a search on the area of interest.
The hotels are categorized by city and by area. You can see photos and pricing and make hotel reservations online. If you would rather stay in a vacation home rental visit our central lodging reservation area.
You can get some good driving instructions with our pages.
Mammoth Mountain is located in
Mammoth Lakes California. When driving along Highway 395 North of Mammoth
is the entrance to the eastside of Yousemite National Park and the city of Lee Vining home to Mono Lake. To the south of Mammoth is popular fishing haven Bishop. Each year on Memorial Day they have a funny rodeo weekend called Mule Days which is worth the trip.
Lake Tahoe Area Map
Lake Tahoe seems confusing as it sits on the border between California and Nevada. Going clockwise, on the northwest "California side" is Squaw Valley ski resort in a suburb called Olympic Valley, Right next to Squaw is Alpine Meadows resort. Both are in the Tahoe City vicinity. Right on the border of California is the
Northstar resort is in the city of Truckee which is just a few miles from the actual lake.
On the North east side of Northstar is Kings
Beach and then the border to Nevada. Incline Village is next to Kings Beach and is on the west shore so it is in Nevada.
Diamond Peak and Mt. Rose are in the city of
Incline Village, Nevada. The Reno International Airport is also to the north of the lake in Nevada. The airport is just 45 minutes by car and the best place to fly into.
In Nevada on the south west side of the lake is Zephyr Cover, a small area with elegant housing. Just south is the famous Heavenly Valley which sits right on the border of the city of Stateline Nevada and the largest of all the cities South
Lake Tahoe California. Continuing clockwise you can drive all the way around Lake Tahoe, a must do only in the summer for 1st time visitors
Big Bear Lake is located just 2 hours from Los Angeles depending on where you started. It takes about 45 minutes to climb to 7500 ft. elevation where you are on the rim of the world. Lake Arrowhead resort is located just west of Big Bear. It is home to Bruin Woods, a UCLA Family Camp. Big Bear has 2 ski resorts Snow Summit and Bear Mountain which are havens to locals in Los Angeles.