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Donner Lake Vacations

Pack those stellar shades. We have Donner Lake vacation deals for you!

If there’s one thing you should spend in this busy world, it’s your vacation days. We know it’s easy to hang onto them, but Hotwire votes for putting them to use. It’s time to let an adventure lead you away from the daily grind. Stock up on what really matters on your trip to Donner Lake – great memories and a tall tale or two.

Hotwire can help you find your travel bliss with Donner Lake vacation packages. Bundling your hotel, car and flight means more unexpected fun with the money you saved. We’ll cover the bases; now it’s time for you to get up and go!

Pack everything you want – then take half of it out

We mean it. It’s far too easy to over-pack. We recommend picking your essentials and washing them along the way. Then you’ll have room for that goofy souvenir you know you want – or for some new outfits from that cute boutique you discover.

Bring comfortable walking shoes on your trip to Donner Lake

No one should have to endure walking tours in dress shoes or high heels. No one.

Bring photocopies of your passport or license

You flew home from a great Donner Lake vacation but your most important documents stayed behind. We’ve heard that story before and recommend keeping an extra copy on hand – just in case. Hey, at least it wasn’t a family member.

Don’t underestimate the power of earplugs

Among crying babies, rowdy crowds and honking horns, take our word for it. One pair can save you from the zombie-like state of a sleepless night.

Always carry some cash

You’ll be ready for anything from an evil ATM to lost credit cards. Holding a little extra cash in your wallet and carry-on means you can breathe easy if anything unexpected pops up.

Explore like a local

Guidebooks and maps are great for getting an overview of the place, but to really dig in, go where the locals go. Pick up a newspaper or city magazine to see what restaurants and neighborhoods are hot. Check events listings and go see a band or attend a street festival. Or ask your friends for recommendations. You’d be surprised who in your circle knows Donner Lake well.

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Donner Lake Village

Donner Lake Village

15695 Donner Pass Road, Truckee
    2.0 out of 5.0
     
     

    Nestled on the beach, this Truckee hotel is 3 mi (4.8 km) from Donner Memorial State Park and 3 mi (4.9 km) from Emigrant Trail Museum. Coyote Moon Golf Course ...

    Donner Lakefront Retreat Vacation Home 3 Bedroom

    Donner Lakefront Retreat Vacation Home 3 Bedroom

    14664 South Shore Drive, Truckee
      3.5 out of 5.0
       
       

      Situated in Truckee, this cabin is close to Donner Lake, Emigrant Trail Museum, and Donner Memorial State Park. Local attractions also include Tahoe Donner Downhill ...

      South Shore

      South Shore

      14729 South Shore Drive, Truckee
        4.0 out of 5.0
         
         

        Situated in Truckee, this vacation home is close to Donner Lake, Emigrant Trail Museum, and Donner Memorial State Park. Local attractions also include Tahoe ...

        Daffodil Hill

        Daffodil Hill

        10114 Patty Lane, Truckee
          3.5 out of 5.0
           
           

          Situated in Truckee, this cabin is within 3 mi (5 km) of Donner Memorial State Park, Emigrant Trail Museum, and KidZone Museum. Coyote Moon Golf Course and Rocking ...

          Donner Lake View Cabin

          Donner Lake View Cabin

          13108 Donner Pass Road, Truckee
            3.5 out of 5.0
             
             

            Situated in Truckee, this cabin is within a 15-minute walk of Donner Memorial State Park and Emigrant Trail Museum. KidZone Museum and Coyote Moon Golf Course ...

            South Shore 5 Bedroom Holiday Home By Tahoe Truckee

            South Shore 5 Bedroom Holiday Home By Tahoe Truckee

            14729 South Shore Drive, Truckee
              3.5 out of 5.0
               
               

              Situated in Truckee, this cabin is within 6 mi (10 km) of Donner Memorial State Park, Emigrant Trail Museum, and Sugar Bowl. KidZone Museum and Coyote Moon Golf ...

              Bray by RedAwning

              Bray by RedAwning

              15472 Donner Pass Rd, Truckee
                4.0 out of 5.0
                 
                 

                Nestled on the beach, this Truckee condo building is 2.8 mi (4.4 km) from Donner Memorial State Park and 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from Emigrant Trail Museum. Coyote Moon ...

                Lake Escape

                Lake Escape

                14660 Denton Avenue, Truckee
                  3.5 out of 5.0
                   
                   

                  Situated in Truckee, this vacation home is 2 mi (3.3 km) from Donner Memorial State Park and 2.1 mi (3.3 km) from Emigrant Trail Museum. KidZone Museum and Coyote ...

                  Donner Lake Cedar Lodge

                  Donner Lake Cedar Lodge

                  15398 Cedar Point Drive, Truckee
                    3.0 out of 5.0
                     
                     

                    Situated in Truckee, this vacation home is within 6 mi (10 km) of Donner Memorial State Park, Emigrant Trail Museum, and KidZone Museum. Boreal Mountain Resort ...

                    Olympic House at Donner Lake

                    Olympic House at Donner Lake

                    13649 Olympic Drive, Truckee
                      3.5 out of 5.0
                       
                       

                      Situated in Truckee, this vacation home is within 1 mi (2 km) of Donner Memorial State Park and Emigrant Trail Museum. KidZone Museum and Coyote Moon Golf Course ...

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