The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe Debuts New Summer Programming

The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe Debuts New Summer Programming

The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, a luxury AAA Five Diamond resort nestled mid-mountain at Northstar California Resort, is thrilled to debut a number of exciting summer activities to enjoy at its breathtaking mid-mountain and lakefront locations this upcoming season. In addition to interactive culinary events such as Manzanita’s Chef’s Table and Art of Mixology, and Ritz Kids programming including Dive-In Movies and Telescope Tuesdays, the resort will host special holiday-themed events in celebration of Memorial Day, Fourth of July, and Labor Day that the whole family will enjoy.

Beginning Memorial Day weekend, guests have the opportunity to experience Lake Club, The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe. Located just ten miles from the resort, the Lake Club adds an extraordinary new dimension to The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe experience, providing resort guests with a unique, stunningly designed waterside venue and a host of amenities that include al fresco dining, leisure and water activities, and direct access to the famed Lake Tahoe.

Spring and summer events and amenities:


The stunning mountains, crystal clear waters and bounty of outdoor experiences makes Lake Tahoe the ideal destination for summer travel. The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe provides various opportunities for guests to take advantage of their surroundings to make lasting memories. Beginning Memorial Day weekend, the resort’s premier lakefront amenity, the Lake Club, will open for the season, adding an exceptional level of luxury to the North Shore. Enjoy an outdoor whirlpool, cozy fireplaces, showers and changing facilities, beach access and a private pier. Complimentary kayaks and standup paddle boards are provided for guest use, and additional water sport rentals are available. Food, beverages, and shuttle service is all included with a Lake Club reservation. This year, the Lake Club will also offer Paddleboard Yoga available to book every weekend. For an elevated experience, guests can book an excursion on a MasterCraft high-performance powerboats departing from the Lake Club.

If guests prefer to stay on property, they can make the most of their pool day by reserving a private Cabana which includes poolside snacks, drinks and select wine and beer. For the adventurous, Guided Hikes are available to book where a naturalist guide will take guests along the enchanting trail to Sawmill Lake.


Known for catering to families with an abundance of exciting events and activities, The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, in partnership with its Ritz Kids program, will offer a packed summer schedule of kid-friendly programming. On select holidays, guests can attend the Dive-In Movie Night where they can watch a kid-friendly film while swimming in the pool or relaxing in a lounge chair under the stars. On Telescope Tuesdays, kids and adults alike can gather in the backyard to gaze at the brilliantly bright stars you can only see from the isolated mountains while learning about constellations from a local instructor. Kids love the daily Resort Scavenger Hunt where they can explore the resort for hidden objects using a special map and win fun prizes, and the complimentary Summer S’mores kits will be given to guests upon arrival in guestrooms.


The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe offers exceptional dining experiences, all featuring new, seasonal menus highlighting only the freshest ingredients. The resort’s signature restaurant, Manzanita provides guests and visitors an upscale dining experience of California mountain cuisine, including its Chef’s Table experience for intimate dinners for up to eight guests adjacent to the exposition kitchen. Enjoy personal interaction with the chef de cuisine who prepares a six-course tasting menu. Sunday Brunch is always a guest favorite with a seasonally focused menu including breakfast favorites and dessert. A glass of Moët & Chandon Champagne or Ketel One Bloody Mary included. Especially for adults, Manzanita hosts Art of Mixology and Wine Wednesdays where guests can learn how to make unique cocktails or taste wine from a sommelier. Both classes include pairings of light bites.

The resort also offers more casual dining experiences, including Café Blue, a gourmet grab-and-go option, and The Backyard BBQ & Bar with American favorites with outdoor seating open weekends beginning May 28. At the pool, swim and snack on light summer fare including cheese & charcuterie, French fries, fruit and a full bar.


The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Lake Tahoe is an award-winning amenity where guests can relax in a serene environment while enjoying unique spa treatments designed with the natural local elements in mind. This summer season, guests and visitors can book seasonal treatments such as the Knesko Facial featuring a collagen face mask infused with gemstones, minerals and a proprietary doctor-formulated hyaluronic mask serum designed to reverse the signs of premature aging to promote healing for the deepest skin layers. For an extra special treat, guests can book the Chocolate Decadent Facial. Excellent for tired, congested skin, this facial treatment smooths and brightens the skin while visibly reducing the signs of aging


Guests are invited to kick off the start of summer (Memorial Day - May 28-31), celebrate the nation's birthday (Independence Day - July 2-4) and toast the end of the season (Labor Day - September 3-6) with an itinerary of outdoor fun. Each holiday will offer a pool party, classic barbeque grill out, and live music. Special games and contests will keep visitors entertained while ice cream and grilled burgers will satisfy your summer cravings.

With a range of wonderful summer experiences to choose from, The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe remains the top destination for the ultimate relaxed California luxury experience year-round. Events and pricing listed is subject to change.  To confirm hotel reservations at The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, please contact your travel professional, visit or call reservations toll-free at 800-241-3333.