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Holiday Inn Express South Lake Tahoe

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   3961 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2009
Davetheaddick London, England
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London, England
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145 reviews 145 reviews
41 hotel reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2009

We stayed here in September, the location is excellent, the hotel appears to be a motel type building. The rooms are standard for a Holiday Inn Express the casinos are about a 10 minute walk, the Heavenly Gondola is about 5 minutes. There are probably better hotels about but value for money this is a good deal.

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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2009

great location. Value for money and staff were friendly. No frills hotel......... but clean and free parking. this hotel is within walking distance of the CASINOS, BARS, HEAVENLY MOUNTAIN & RESTURANTS.

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81 reviews 81 reviews
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43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2009

We loved this place from the first glance,great location. Check in was fast friendly & efficient,our room was absolutely superb,although I was glad that we were in a ground floor room as the stairs to the first floor rooms looked a bit severe to be hauling 2 large cases up(there was no elevator in our building),we even had a small... More

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somerset
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68 reviews 68 reviews
26 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2009

We stayed here beginning of June when it was the 'most beautifull Bike ride in USA' there was quite a lot of noise when we were first given a room when I explained we would like to have somewhere a bit quieter, we were given another room instantly. We need not have worried it was as we wanted and a... More

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Merseyside, England
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27 reviews 27 reviews
21 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2009

I booked 2 nights here quite late after previous arrangements fell through, and it was an excellent choice. Very well located for actvities round Tahoe, such as kayaking and hiking, also surrounded by a very good variety of restaurants. The rooms were huge, very well equipped, wonderfully comfortable beds. Breakfast was the usual 'continental' but of good quality.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2009

Easy to find as it is right on the main street, close enough to all the gondolas and ski lifts, plus a good selection of local eateries etc. Also 5 mins. from the Nevada border so if gambling is your thing then you are in luck. Room - Huge, although to put this into perspective we did get a complimentary... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2009

We stayed at the HI Express in Lake Tahoe for 4 nights while skiing at Heavenly. The hotel is in a great location for the Gondola and rental places nearby - Heavenly Sports at the base of the gondola are highly recommended with a ski valet service so you do not have to take your skis back to your hotel... More

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36 reviews 36 reviews
25 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2009

I was pleasantly surprised to see how nice this hotel was. It is in a great location, you can walk to the shops and Heavenly, they have free parking, the rooms are very clean, have new decors, refridgerators, and the front desk people were lovely. I wish that I had stayed here my whole vacation. Plus the price was reasonable.... More

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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2009

South Lake Tahoe is a winter holiday resort, lots of ski fields etc. The Holiday Inn was very well located downtown. The room was large and clean. Service was good. Breakfast area small. Good value in an area where it could be quite expensive

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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2009

Great little hotel. Perfect location within walking distance to the main shopping, dining, casinos and the South Lake Tahoe pier area. The room was very comfortable and more luxurious than most other Holiday Inn Express I've stayed in. We stayed for two nights and made use of the laundry and spa/sauna facilities. The complimentary breakfast was great with a good... More

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Address: 3961 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:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express South Lake Tahoe 2.5*
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The Holiday Inn Express, South Lake Tahoe is centrally located on Hwy 50, nestled in the heart of South Lake Tahoe. Getting here is fast and convenient too. Only 60 miles from the Reno Tahoe Airport with shuttle service or auto rental available. We are the ideal place to enjoy fresh mountain air, beautiful scenery and natural landscaping. The Holiday Inn Express is just minutes from Lake Tahoe, Nevada Stateline Casinos, Skiing, Horseback Riding, Shopping, Movie Theaters, Boat Cruises, and so much more! Our facilities include an Seasonal Outdoor Pool and Spa, and year round Indoor Spa and Sauna Room. We are a completely Smoke-Free facility. Our hotel features include Complimentary Express Start Breakfast, Free Wi-Fi Internet Access and Local Phone Calls. You are close to Restaurants and Night Life yet amid graceful Pine Trees. Visit South Lake Tahoe, CA and Stay Smart at the Holiday Inn Express. ... more   less 
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