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Budget Inn South Lake Tahoe

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   3496 Lake Tahoe Blvd, CA 96150
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
robert b San Jose, California
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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San Jose, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed here before - This time I got a room upstairs and really enjoyed the view - you can see the old chair lift at heavenly - The room looked updated and the bathroom had been upgraded with new tile - I still think this is a great option - Clean, owners are nice and location is ideal... More

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Smithers, Canada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
22 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

I did not feel comfortable at all at this hotel. It was not clean. I ended up taking blankets from my car to use as bedding. I showered with my flip flops on because the shower looked like it had not been cleaned in months. There was so much useless furniture in the room it was cramped. Granted the midweek... More

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Cupertino, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

Just looking for a clean comfortable place easy on the wallet with good location. Passing through on Business - The positive reviews seem fairly accurate. My room was clean as were the sheets. The help was very nice and attentative - asking me if I had everything I needed. For an older motel, I like the whole vibe they have... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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229 hotel reviews
193 helpful votes 193 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

the positives: the room had a microwave, minifridge, 50 channel cable tv, comfortable bed and pillows, in-room coffee (but the coffee maker was too filthy to use). they offer cheaper w/e rates when you book online on third-party websites compared to other motels. but the room was filthy- the walls, carpet, bedboard, everything. owners don't seem to care about cleanliness.

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Frankfurt, Deutschland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

We have no big requirements when I book a motel of this category: I don't need a refrigerator, no iron board and so on. BUT: I expect clean bedsheets. I did not get them. Maybe the sheets had been washed but they clearly showed disgusting stains of different colors. This fact was just in line with the overall run-down impression... More

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

On the 10th of September, 2013 we stayed a night in the hotel. The rooms are clean, decent and is also very good value for money. We had three rooms with friends and relatives from England and China. They all find the service satisfactory. The next day we left the hotel and drove north. After had a good time by... More

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San Jose, California
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

** Bottom Line: Yes, Budget Inn SLT is a good option for "most people", but maybe not "all" people. The rooms and amenities are more comfortable to me than Motel 6, but most of these lower cost motels could use a little paint and may have a few dings. Are you flexible and don't need the best? If yes, you... More

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Santa Cruz, California
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

We drove in after two long days of driving with 4 car sick kids.. and the pool was empty. Fabulous. We were not told the pool was under construction.. or just empty. We don't know what was going on. We immediately cancelled our reservation because a pool was something we needed. But besides the pool it looked gross and run... More

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San Francisco, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

Great location, great accommodations. One of the nicer places in the area and super affordable! You can walk to casinos and lake, no driving. Perfect for celebrity golf, concerts, shows, skiing, or just gambling.

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South Lake Tahoe, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

Right across the street from Heidi's Restaurant for the most amazing breakfast!! This is the place to stay if you don't want to spend a lot of money on a hotel! Who wants to sit inside a hotel room in Lake Tahoe anyway? Outstanding location being right across the street from the lake. You can walk to restaurants and shopping.... More

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Also Known As:
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Budget Inn South Lake Tahoe Hotel
Budget Inn Lake Tahoe
Budget Inn South Lake Tahoe CA
Address: 3496 Lake Tahoe Blvd, CA 96150
Location: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California)
Amenities:
Free Parking Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #89 of 131 hotels in Lake Tahoe (California)
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Budget Inn South Lake Tahoe 2*
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