The Bijou area in South Lake Tahoe is located between Pioneer Trail and Regan Beach, just west of Ski Run. The South Lake Tahoe MLS divides Bijou into two sections, Bijou 1 and Bijou 2. Bijou 1 is on the East side near Ski Run and Pioneer Trail, and Bijou 2 is on the west side near Highway 50 and Johnson Blvd. near the Bijou Golf course.
Bijou is one of the oldest neighborhoods in South Lake Tahoe. Centrally located near Heavenly, the casinos, and Lake Tahoe, making Bijou a great area for a primary or vacation home.
The Bijou Community Park located off of Al Tahoe Blvd. offers a playground, basketball, volleyball, a bmx and skate park, disk golf, and a dog park.
Also located in Bijou is the public Bijou Municupal Golf Course. This is a 9 hole golf course and costs $15 for El Dorado County residents, and $20 for non-residents for 9 holes.
Other close by activities include the ice skating rink, Regan Beach, and the South Lake Tahoe Recreation complex, which has a year round indoor/outdoor pool.
Single family homes in the Bijou area range from small older cabins in the $200,000 range, to remodeled and new homes priced over a million dollars. Some of the houses in Bijou may have mountain and/or meadow views, forest views, and are on relatively flat lots. There are also some areas in Bijou that have multi-family properties including duplexes and small apartment buildings.