Got a group? Several couples? Extended family? If so, consider housing everyone in one big house. At Lake Tahoe, which has more homes and estates for rent than any other ski destination in North America, you can choose from places that accommodate from six to more than 50 people.
Bob's At The Beach Luxury Vacation Rentals, 530-541-3731; www.bobsatthebeach.com.
Lake Tahoe Accommodations, 800-544-3234; www.TahoeRes.com. The largest vacation rental company at Tahoe, it represents more than 400 properties.
Squaw Valley Accommodations, 530-583-3451. Specializes in homes in Squaw Valley, including the historic original home of the Poulsen family, co-founders of Squaw Valley USA.
Tahoe Keys Resort, 800-698-2463; www.vacationguide.com. Specializes inwaterfront homes at Tahoe Keys and has a 4,000-square-foot log "ranch" that sleeps up to 24 people.
Vacation Station, 800-841-7443; www.vacationstation.com. Specializes in properties in upscale Incline Village.
Almost Home Retreats, 800-700-2022; www.groupretreats.com. This family-owned business has three large South Shore properties, one of which sleeps up to 95 people.