Destination guide

Why people love visiting historic New Washoe City

The area's history and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in New Washoe City. One of the city's many top draws is its parks. Bowers Mansion and Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in New Washoe City

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes New Washoe City a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Northstar California Resort (18 mi / 28.9 km)
  • Silver Oak Golf Course (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Eagle Valley Golf Course (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Empire Ranch Golf Course (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Diamond Peak Ski Resort (7.5 mi / 12 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of New Washoe City

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, New Washoe City is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Washoe Lake State Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Mills Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Galena Creek Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Lake Tahoe-Nevada State Park (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Sand Harbor (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Fuji Park (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)

Transportation options to and around New Washoe City

Fly into Reno, NV (RNO-Reno-Tahoe Intl.), the closest airport, located 16.3 mi (26.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Truckee, CA (TKF-Truckee Tahoe), which is 19.6 mi (31.5 km) away.

Where to stay around New Washoe City?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 653 holiday lettings near New Washoe City. From 299 Houses to 233 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover New Washoe City area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to New Washoe City?

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 New Washoe City:

  • Heavenly Ski Resort: 2,217 holiday homes
  • Dollar Point: 786 holiday homes
  • Northstar California Resort: 618 holiday homes
  • Tahoe Village: 1,022 holiday homes
  • Northeast Reno: 49 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to New Washoe City?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in New Washoe City. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Washoe Lake State Park: 2,063 holiday lettings
  • Bowers Mansion: 2,603 holiday lettings
  • Heavenly Village: 2,073 holiday lettings
  • Van Sickle Bi-State Park: 3,386 holiday lettings
  • Cave Rock Park: 5,389 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around New Washoe City listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in New Washoe City?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 299 Houses in New Washoe City. Our other popular types of New Washoe City holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 233 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 36 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in New Washoe City?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 252 holiday homes with pool available in New Washoe City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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