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Vacation rentals in Truckee

There are 2,061 vacation rentals near Truckee for all manner or mood of travel, availability of time off, and size of budget. So, if you are hoping for an affordable Truckee vacation, you can find 10% rentals under $131/night. Or if you are willing to splurge on a luxury vacation in Truckee, there are 206 between $527 and $2,313/night. Whether you are sleeping by yourself or with a significant other, or are travelling with a group of 30 there are short term home and apartment rentals in Truckee to fit your California vacation needs. The most popular types of short-term rental homes in Truckee are houses, cabins and apartments. Truckee has been a frequently searched travel destination this year and continues to grow in popularity. VacationRenter offers a wide selection of vacation rental availability from leading travel sites like VRBO (Vacation Rentals By Owner), Homeaway,, and many more. Search your travel dates to find available Truckee vacation homes for your trip.

Where is Truckee

Nestled on the California-Nevada border, Truckee is a scenic California town in Nevada County. It's about 87 miles from Sacramento, California, and 24 miles from Reno, Nevada. Whether you're planning a skiing vacation or a lake trip, check out these ideas for what's happening in Truckee.

Quick Guide to Truckee

Truckee's historic downtown, outdoor recreation, and cultural district keep vacationers entertained. Grab a bite to eat in a converted historic building, take a hike in the High Sierra Mountan Range and around Lake Tahoe, then stroll through an art gallery.
  • Donner Lake: Lake life includes a marina for boating, 37 public piers for picnicking and a beach for sunbathing in the summer. Visitors kayak, paddleboard or head out in a paddleboat for two. Local Pro tip: Get to the public docks early so you can secure a spo tin the sun!
  • Donner Memorial State Park: In the Sierra Nevada, this park has recreation opportunities year-round. Camp, picnic or go horseback riding in warm weather. Cross-country ski or snowshoe during winter.
  • 20 Mile Museum: This roadside attraction is a 20-mile ride along Old Highway 40. Interpretative signs, photos and facts tell the story of Truckee with the scenic views along the way. Each of these interpretative signs explains the history of the place.

Home-types in Truckee

Truckee has a variety of property types for you to consider when booking a trip. Here are the most popular property types in Truckee:
- Beach2,061 vacation rentals
- House1,453 vacation rentals
- Cabin346 vacation rentals
- Condo214 vacation rentals
- Apartment214 vacation rentals
- Private Room59 vacation rentals
- Hotel12 vacation rentals
- Hostel10 vacation rentals

Points of interests in Truckee

Truckee has several popular points of interest for you to check out when visiting the area. Here are the most popular points of interest in Truckee:
- Shoreline Park: 2,194 vacation rentals
- KidZone Museum: 2,194 vacation rentals
- Truckee River Regional Park: 2,194 vacation rentals
- Riverview Sports Park: 2,194 vacation rentals
- Gray's Crossing Golf Course: 2,194 vacation rentals
- Truckee Railroad Museum: 2,194 vacation rentals
- Truckee River Winery: 2,194 vacation rentals
- Donner Summit Bridge: 2,194 vacation rentals