The South Lake Tahoe Honeymoon Guide

Discover what makes South Lake Tahoe honeymoons unique, including the most romantic lodging spots and thrilling activities for newlyweds.

Posted August 10, 2023


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South Lake Tahoe honeymoons offer couples the perfect blend of activity and relaxation. No matter what season you're getting married in, your honeymoon in Lake Tahoe will include stunning views of the Sierra Nevada mountains and plenty of new activities to try. 

Couples who love to relax will find opportunities for fine dining and spa experiences, while adventurous honeymooners can explore thrilling mountain sports. Whether you choose to enjoy a romantic gondola ride or head out on a guided snowshoeing tour, couples have plenty of flexibility to plan a customized Lake Tahoe honeymoon, tailored to their specific interests. 

Discover everything you need to know about planning the perfect Lake Tahoe honeymoon. 

Romantic Places to Stay in South Lake Tahoe 

One of the most important components of your honeymoon is where you'll stay. At Heavenly Resort, couples have plenty of options for romantic places to stay in South Lake Tahoe. 

Zalanta Resort at the Village 

The popular Zalanta Resort at the Village features a romantic mountain experience, offering tons of amenities in your honeymoon suite. From an outdoor fire pit to lake access, this romantic resort has all the right ingredients for a romantic honeymoon stay. Your room here will include 24/7 concierge service, and, of course, remarkable mountain views. 

The private balcony is perfect for enjoying morning coffee as newlyweds while taking in the fresh mountain air. With access to two outdoor hot tubs and a heated pool, it's easy to see why Zalanta Resort at the Village is a top choice among honeymooners.  

Lakeland Village at Heavenly Resort 

Lakeland Village at Heavenly Resort is another great option for honeymoon suites in South Lake Tahoe. Couples staying at this expansive retreat stay right on the shores of Lake Tahoe, with views of both the lake and the surrounding Sierra mountains. This resort is a popular choice for couples wanting to be within striking distance of the many year-round activities taking place at the resort, from summer tubing to scenic gondola rides

Another great advantage of staying at Lakeland Village at Heavenly Resort is the private shuttle service, offering couples the option to explore around town to their heart's content. Whether you're headed to town for a night out or onto your next outdoor activity, this service will make you and your new spouse feel like royalty! With plenty to do and stunning views, this romantic lodging location is a great choice for every honeymoon couple. 

Lake Tahoe Honeymoon Activities 

From outdoor activities to an exciting night out in Heavenly Village, get inspired with these Lake Tahoe honeymoon activities. 

Outdoor Activities 

If you're visiting Heavenly Resort in the summer, you'll have plenty of thrilling experiences to fill your days with. Enjoy scenic hikes that overlook the spectacular scenery, such as the popular Skyline Trail and Tamarack Trail. In the winter, a plethora of outdoor mountain activities are options to explore, including snowshoeing, skiing, snow tubing, and more. 

Even for those who are new to winter sports, Heavenly Resort offers adult lessons for couples wanting to learn something new together. What's more romantic than that? 

The nearby Emerald Bay State Park is another great place to visit on your honeymoon for activities. This park offers plenty of outdoor excursions, such as guided kayaking tours, and more. 

Entertainment & Spas 

Honeymooners will want to pay a visit to the Shops at Heavenly Village, one of the area's most popular complexes for entertainment and activities, such as nightly shows at The Loft Theatre. Couples looking to enjoy a pampering experience together can head to the Serenity Spa II, offering hot stone massages, facials, and romantic couples massages. 

Once you know the dates of your Honeymoon in Lake Tahoe, check out the events calendar to find even more activities to include in your honeymoon plans, including live entertainment, music and arts festivals, and more taking place at Heavenly Resort. 

Located right outside of Heavenly Resort, visitors can also try a romantic sleigh ride with Borges Sleigh and Carriage Rides. This unique experience takes couples up the banks of Lake Tahoe and offers opportunities to grab some great honeymoon photos to share. 

Nightlife & Casinos 

You'll find exciting nightlife right within Heavenly Village at Gunbarrel Tavern as well as Azul Latin Kitchen. Azul Latin Kitchen is known for its classic Mexican drinks, including signature tequilas, fresh squeezed juice margaritas, and tasty craft cocktails. As you enjoy your drinks, enjoy festive live music outdoors, offered every day from noon to closing. 

Couples can also pay a visit to one of the many casinos in the area, such as Hard Rock Lake Tahoe, Harrah's Lake Tahoe, and Harvey's Casino and Hotel. Test your luck on the casino floor, with table games, slots, and more! 

Dining on your Lake Tahoe Honeymoon 

South Lake Tahoe Honeymoons are not complete without a taste of delicious local cuisine. Located right in Heavenly Village, Kalani's is the perfect fine-dining restaurant for a romantic honeymoon meal. This top-rated Hawaiian restaurant features fresh ingredients and flavors from the Pacific Rim, combined with the perfect intimate atmosphere. In addition to indulgent meals, Kalani's offers a great selection of craft cocktails, fine wines, and local beers to complete your meal. 

Edgewood Restaurant, located at Edgewood Tahoe Restaurant, is another must-visit restaurant for your Lake Tahoe honeymoon. Situated with stunning views of the lake, this fine dining experience offers exceptional entrees for an unforgettable meal. The atmosphere is both unique and romantic, with sweeping wooden archways and vaulted ceilings. Reservations are required for this popular restaurant.  

Planning Your Dream South Lake Tahoe Honeymoon 

A Lake Tahoe honeymoon is the perfect destination for newlywed couples who want to relax, play, and explore. With several options for romantic places to stay in South Lake Tahoe, couples can choose from a variety of romantic rooms and honeymoon suites. 

Throughout all seasons of the year, South Lake Tahoe offers stunning views and thrilling activities for couples to explore. South Lake Tahoe is also home to some of the greatest fine dining restaurants in the area for a romantic meal. 

Ready to begin planning the perfect honeymoon? Contact Heavenly Resort to get started. Our representatives are available to answer any questions about lodging, activities, and more taking place at Heavenly Resort.