The beautiful south shore of Lake Tahoe is home to some fantastic entertainment, with thriving casinos such as the lakeside inn, Montbleu and Harvey’s to name only a few. Below you will find some of the highlights of Lake Tahoe’s south shore, including entertainment venues, casinos and other places of interest.

Lakeside Inn

You will find yourself in the heart of the action when you visit the Lakeside Inn, whether you love to play keno, slots or top notch live poker you will find at all at the lakeside inn. One of the great things about the Lakeside inn is that it has a much more personal fell and atmosphere than you would find in the larger resorts.

Harrah’s Casino and Resort

This 4 star venue offers the full resort experience; highlights include 5 restaurants, recreation, lounges, bars, health spa, salon and lots more for the ideal action packed vacation.

Harvey’s Resort and Casino

Set in the mountains and located within a short distance of the Heavenly skiing resort this stunning family friendly resort holds 4 stars and offers fantastic nightlife, fine dining and fantastic health facilities.


Here you can enjoy everything that the towns have to offer whilst being surrounded by the beauty of the amazing Mountains of the Sierra Nevada. You will find all the creature comforts and luxury that you are looking for when you enjoy a stay here.


Beaches of South Lake Tahoe

We cover the beaches of South Lake Tahoe in depth in our Lake Tahoe beaches guide, but here are a few highlights of some of the beaches that you can find while enjoying stay in South Lake Tahoe.

Cave Rock Beach

Set just off of highway 50 this beach is a must visit when you are in the area, if you Are interested in local history then you should ask one of the locals what the original use for Cave Rock was, you will probably be very surprised with the answer.

Zephyr Cove

This party beach has one mile of golden sand and is the perfect place to spend the day catching the sun or grabbing a game of beach volleyball. There is a parking fee in effect and there are no dogs allowed on this beach.

Round Hill Pines

This can be considered more of a lakeside park then a beach in the traditional sense, ideal for taking a group picnic without so much sand.

Nevada Beach

This large beach has a great camping area located nearby and is extremely popular with kite boarders thanks to the strong winds that are often found at the beach.

Regan Beach

Another beach that is more like a park, this is a great place for a barbecue.

Tahoe Keys

Located in the center of the south shore region near the Truckee River, popular because of the unique geography of the area, great place to hike and explore.

As you can see South Lake Tahoe has plenty of things to see and do and this list is by no means exhaustive, if you are staying in one of the fantastic lake Tahoe hotels or resorts in the area the staff there will be able to point you in the direction of some of the area’s best tourist spots.