Destination guide

Delight in the lush landscape of Emigrant Gap

The forests and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Emigrant Gap. This city has something for everyone. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Emigrant Gap

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Emigrant Gap has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Royal Gorge Cross Country Ski Resort (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Scotts Flat Lake (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Boreal Mountain Resort (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Sugar Bowl (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Tahoe Donner Downhill Ski Area (20.9 mi / 33.7 km)
  • Lucchesi Vineyards and Winery (22.1 mi / 35.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Emigrant Gap

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Emigrant Gap is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Little Bear Creek Tree Farm (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Sons of Norway Recreation Center (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Scotts Flat Lake (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Malakoff Diggins State Historic Park (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Donner Lake (20.1 mi / 32.4 km)

Transportation options to and around Emigrant Gap

Fly into Truckee, CA (TKF-Truckee Tahoe), the closest airport, located 26.3 mi (42.3 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Emigrant Gap?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 75 holiday lettings near Emigrant Gap. From 50 Houses to 22 Bungalows, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Emigrant Gap is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Emigrant Gap?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Emigrant Gap:

  • Sugar Bowl Resort: 1,619 holiday homes
  • Serene Lakes: 346 holiday homes
  • Boreal Mountain Resort: 1,607 holiday homes
  • Donner Lake Woods: 70 holiday homes
  • Wolfe Estates: 57 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

Can I rent Houses in Emigrant Gap?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 50 Houses in Emigrant Gap. Our other popular types of Emigrant Gap holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 22 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Emigrant Gap?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Emigrant Gap. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.