The Resort at Squaw Creek has an on-property chair lift provides ski-in/ski-out access to Squaw Valley USA's 4,000 acres of skiable terrain. There is also an outdoor ice skating pavilion, cross-country skiing & snowshoe trails, sledding, horse-drawn sleigh rides and dog sled tours.

The property recently launched a new restaurant as well as a new series of apres ski events.

The mountains surrounding the property provide a cool summer weekend escape from hot city streets. Whether you want to golf, hike or simply relax by the pool, the resort offers a great variety of activities.

Facilities

The property has its own 18-hole championship golf course, a spa & fitness center, tennis courts, three swimming pools and a children's program if you are taking a trip with the family.

Lake Tahoe, 5 miles from the resort, offers beaches, boating, water skiing and kayaking which can be enjoyed in the summer, from Memorial to Labor Day.

The Spa

During the heat of the summer it feels wonderful to escape to the mountains. Pack your bags and head to the resort near Lake Tahoe for a few day of rejuvenation at the wellness center. The 10,000 square foot facility offers a full range of services, fitness & yoga classes and a year-round heated swimming pool. Among the unique treatments to choose from is the Tahoe Hot Stone massage - hot basalt stones and cold marble stones are used to massage the body and increase circulation. Doubles range from $129 to $379 per night. For reservations, call the resort at 800-327-3353.

Dining

Whether you are planning a romantic dinner or a family meal, the resort has five different restaurants to choose from, as well as in-room dining.

Rooms and Suites

There are 403 rooms and suites, many with panoramic windows that overlook the mountains. Treat yourself to a suite with a view. Room service is available from 6 am to 10 pm daily. Browse more weekend trips.

Ski Package

The hotel is offering a ski package this winter. The resort has teamed up with Alpine Meadows Ski Resort which offers excellent skiing and snowboarding in the winter. Prices start at $193 per person; double occupancy required. The nightly package includes: Accommodations in a Deluxe Guestroom Forest View; Breakfast for two adults in Six Peaks Grille, each night stayed; Two adult lift tickets per night stayed; Complimentary daily shuttle transportation is provided to and from the slopes, located five minutes from the hotel.

Plan This Trip:

The property is located 40 miles west of the Reno/Tahoe International Airport; 200 miles east of San Francisco and 100 miles east of Sacramento so that you can drive there if traveling with kids. The best way to get around is by car - you will have the flexibility to explore the surrounding areas. If you decide not to drive and just stay at the resort, limousine/shuttle service can be arranged by the hotel.

Doubles from $229 per night.

Location: 400 Squaw Creek Road , P.O. Box 3333, Olympic Valley , California , United States , website, 800-3CREEK3, 530-583-6300