Donner Lake Real Estate

A true jewel of the Sierras, Donner Lake is a clear, shiningly blue, pristine alpine lake with wonderful recreational opportunities year-round. Summertime offers temperate, sunny, blue sky days, with wonderful fishing, boating, and water sports, plus access to the backcountry for hiking and mountain biking.

The West End beach is a great place for a family picnic and a day in the sun: with an inviting sandy beach, a playground, and the cool, inviting lake for swimming and splashing. There are also many public docks that are a favorite for fishing, picnicking, and basking in the mountain sunshine. Additionally, the Donner Lake Property Owners’ Beach Club provides members with access to a private beach.

In winter, Donner Lake transforms into a winter wonderland, with great access to 4 major ski areas: Squaw Valley, Alpine Meadows, Northstar, and Sugar Bowl just minutes away.

Opportunities for Donner Lake homes range from small, convenient condos; through a wide range of classic mountain cabins; to large, luxurious lakefront homes with amazing water views.

Prices range from the high $200,000s for small, older cabins to $1,000,000 and up for lakefront property. Donner Lake is definitely a great place to find your perfect cabin in the woods, no matter what you have in mind!

Use the search box below to find your Truckee home, condo or land at Donner Lake.

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Recently Listed Donner Lake Homes For Sale

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Beds: 3 Baths: 2.5 Sq Ft: 1066
Unbeatable location on Donner Lake. Level lot with shared pier just across the street from the market and Donner Lake Kitchen. Details
$1,500,000
Beds: 1 Baths: 1.0 Sq Ft: 944
This Charming 1 bedroom plus loft Chalet Style home will leave you feeling as if you moved into your very own Tree House. This cozy mountain home is close... Details
$324,000
Beds: 3 Baths: 2.5 Sq Ft: 2333
Stunning, panoramic views of Donner Lake and the Sierra Crest, all the way to Northstar! Absolutely one of the finest homes and finest views you can find... Details
$799,000
Beds: 4 Baths: 3.5 Sq Ft: 2548
This beautiful home has everything you could want in a mountain getaway. Lots of space for all your friends & family with dramatic great room, gourmet... Details
$895,000
Beds: 3 Baths: 3.5 Sq Ft: 2500
Gorgeous mountain home in a perfect location close to town and Donner Lake. Downstairs the large open floor plan, with hardwood floors and vaulted ceilings,... Details
$779,000
Beds: 4 Baths: 3.0 Sq Ft: 2496
On the north side of Donner Lake, this home is perfect for entertaining or simply having room to spread out and enjoy. There is one bedroom and bath upstairs... Details
$595,000
Beds: 3 Baths: 1.5 Sq Ft: 768
Cute lakefront cabin on the quiet side of Donner Lake. Surrounded by mature pines in the heart of the High Sierra, this hard to find topography allows... Details
$1,099,000
Beds: 4 Baths: 2.5 Sq Ft: 3017
Stunning cabin boasting panoramic Donner views tucked away in the west end of Donner Lake. Thoughtful touches throughout this mountain home include custom... Details
$1,148,000
Beds: 3 Baths: 2.5 Sq Ft: 1722
Enjoy Donner Lake views from 3 spacious decks! Plenty of room for the whole family with 3 bedrooms and extra sleeping/living area as well. Original owners,... Details
$559,000
Beds: 3 Baths: 2.5 Sq Ft: 2626
Charming lakefront home on the quiet side of Donner Lake. Meticulously maintained log chalet with level access two car garage. Two bedrooms on lower... Details
$1,790,000
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