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Inn by the Lake

3.0 of 5 3300 Lake Tahoe Blvd., South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2008

We just turned up at the hotel and were able to book into a good room with a reasonable rate. The pool is lovely, free breakfast was needed after a day cycling before. The staff are the most helpful. And just when every hotel is offering internet for like $20 for 10 seconds their internet was free. The gym is... More 

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Thank you so very much! Comments like these make it all worthwhile. This is what we strive for day & night, 7 days per week! With much appreciation. Dan McHale General Manager More 

manchester, uk
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2008

really friendly staff, great location... big spacious rooms and great breakfast. the hot tub and pool were a great addition and very inviting. overall a great time, we stayed 2 nights and the staff were so nice and helpful, free internet in reception too.

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Santa Cruz, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2008

We stayed at Inn by the Lake by accident...meaning we had been in Reno visiting our son, planning the next day to drive to Lee Vining and cross Tioga Pass into Yosemite, which pass had been opened two days before. Well, the snow came back and they closed the pass again. So we decided South Lake Tahoe, and then what?... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2008

This was our first visit to Lake Tahoe and being from Las Vegas I didn;t want to stay in a casino to celebrate our 42nd anniversary. My wife and I were very pleased with the Inn By The Lake. While it is not a five star property it is a FINE property to stay at if you're visiting South Lake... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2008

This hotel has a very good location just across the busy road that runs all around the lake- therefore- you do get some traffic noise but this can't really be avoided if you want to stay very near to the lake like we did. We had a 3rd floor room with a lake view room, the view was a little... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2008

I checked in on a weeknight in off-season (late March) looking for a soak in the hot tub and a good night's sleep. The staff was nice, the facilities appeared to be in good condition, and the room was clean. And fewer than half the rooms appeared to be booked. Looked good, except I was a little worried that the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2008

We stayed here for 5 nights in january with the purpose of our trip skiing at Heavenly. We found Inn by the lake a good value place to stay with a large clean room, decent bathroom and plenty of space! We had a king lakeveiw room, which had a tv, lounge, chairs and table and a microwave and fridge. Breakfast... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2008

My fiance and I went and stayed three nights at the Inn By The Lake. The Inn By The Lake is ok, I mean, it's not completely awesome, but it's not horrible either. They have a nice sweat room, nice pool and hot tub right on the side of the road. It would be a fun place to bring a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2007

We stayed for one night when we toured California. The rooms were a good size and pleasantly decorated but most importantly clean. Bathroom looked a little tired but for $100 - I wasn't going to complain! Front desk were efficient and helpful adn the free internet PC located in reception was a bonus. Nice location opposite the lake but I... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2007

Room was very noisy heard everything in the next room and above us. Room air conditioner did not work either. Also the door card keys would not work so twice we had to go to the office to have them replaced. Good news is very nice people, rooms were clean, pool area awesome, breakfeast was very good, easy parking and... More 

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Address: 3300 Lake Tahoe Blvd., South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
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Location: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > South Lake Tahoe
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Inn by the Lake 3*
Number of rooms: 100
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Inn By The Lake Hotel South Lake Tahoe
Hotel By The Lake
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