Destination guide

Take in the lakeside beauty of Shaver Lake

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Shaver Lake. Travellers to this relaxing city praise the lake, hiking and horse riding. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Shaver Lake

Are you searching for things to do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Shaver Lake a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • China Peak Mountain Resort (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • General Grant Tree (23 mi / 37 km)
  • North Grove Loop Trail (23 mi / 37.1 km)
  • Big Stump Trail (24.8 mi / 40 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Shaver Lake

Travellers enjoy Shaver Lake for its lakeside setting and mountain views. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Shaver Lake is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Shaver Lake (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Sierra National Forest (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Edison Lake (20.1 mi / 32.3 km)
  • Pine Flat Lake (20.6 mi / 33.2 km)
  • Hume Lake (20.9 mi / 33.7 km)
  • Panoramic Point (22.8 mi / 36.7 km)

Transport to and around Shaver Lake

The nearest airport is in Bishop, CA (BIH-Eastern Sierra Regional), located 41.1 mi (66.1 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Fresno, CA (FAT-Fresno Yosemite Intl.), which is 44.4 mi (71.5 km) away.

Where to stay near Shaver Lake?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 170 holiday rentals near Shaver Lake. From 56 Cabins to 75 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Shaver Lake for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Shaver Lake?

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

  • Dogwood Mountain: 51 holiday homes
  • Granite Ridge: 75 holiday homes
  • Sierra Cedars: 57 holiday homes
  • Bretz Mountain Village: 33 holiday homes
  • West Village: 41 holiday homes

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

Can I rent Cabins in Shaver Lake?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 56 Cabins in Shaver Lake. Our other popular types of Shaver Lake holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 75 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 56 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 29 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Shaver Lake?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 21 holiday homes with pool available in Shaver Lake. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.