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Bluelake Inn at Tahoe

944 Friday Avenue, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
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San Francisco, California
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45 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Excellent location just 1 block away from the Gondola on the Tahoe side and 2 blocks away from Harrah's + Harveys. The hotel has a small Jacuzzi for those long POW days. You won't find the amenities of a full service hotel, but the staff are very friendly + helpful and you have plenty of restaurants + shopping options literally... More 

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Big Bear City, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff members were all very friendly and even gave me advice on how to better enjoy my trip. The room was bigger than expected and it was really clean. It's not a luxury hotel but it is definitely a quaint place to stay if you are on a budget. I would stay here again in the future

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Thank Kierstin S
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved the warm, cozy room, the comfortable beds and the proximity to town. The bathrooms weren't fancy and the continental breakfast was poor (we went to a restaurant ) but we couldn't have been more content. The hot tub was open. We loved walking through the snow to the Heavenly resort and the casinos.

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Thank Loren M
Walnut Creek, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015

I have two basic expectations for a hotel: Clean. Quiet. Blue Lake came in at 50%. My wife called ahead of our booking and asked if they had a especially quiet room as I am a light sleeper. They said they do...no problem. The room was clean and certainly no frills. For example, their bolster bed pillows (to prop-up for... More 

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California
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21 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015

Checked in at 5:30 PM and logged into my computer. The wifi signal was terrible. I called the front desk and was told they would rest the router. Went out for the evening and the internet was running insanely slow. It was a slow period and hardly anyone was staying at the hotel. No wonder the cheap rate was too... More 

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Palmdale, California, USA
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

Centrally located within walking distance to casinos, restaurants, shopping mail, movies and grocery store. We found the staff to be friendly and accommodating to all our needs. The rooms were clean with free wi-fi, refrigerator, coffeemaker & condiments, sitting area with table & chairs The room had new beds which was great to come back to after a day of... More 

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Tacoma, Washington
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19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

We were in town for a wedding. It was my daughter and I. We were checked into an oversized room. It was on the back side of the complex. The room was large and on the ground floor. The thing that made me uncomfortable, was there were two doors to this room and a large window. One door led to... More 

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Lafayette, California
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143 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

Great location! Nice continental breakfast. Could hear water running through the pipes and guests upstairs, but was able to sleep soundly. Mattress firm and comfortable. Includes access to Lakeside Beach, which is within walking distance~perfect for a wedding we attended and the fireworks for Labor Day. Great Taqueria across the street-we enjoyed their delicious tortas by the pool. We would... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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88 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015

After reading some good reviews of this place, we decided to stay one night on the way from Yosemite National Park to Crater Lake National Park, even though we were little apprehensive about the below $100 per night price. Office clerk was very nice. Our room appeared clean but after coming back from dinner, we realized several dead ants on... More 

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northwest
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

After showing up at a different hotel that did not meet our needs, we were scrambling to find a place that had enough beds to accommodate us. My husband and I were travelling with 2 adult children and a teenager. We were very fortunate to come across this place. I must say that the service was incredible!! Blanca at the... More 

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