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Blue Jay Lodge

4133 Cedar Avenue, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
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Ranked #44 of 71 Hotels in South Lake Tahoe
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
omkar2014 Santa Cruz, California
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Santa Cruz, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Older motel, nothing fancy, but CLEAN and pleasant staff and managers. 40" flatscreen TV's with lots of channels---LOVED THAT- and good WIFI. The location is perfect---beach, shopping, restaurants, cafes and ski lifts---all within a few minutes walking distance. The basic microwave, coffee maker fridge in every room. King bed with 4 big pillows. Minimal breakfast , but hey, .....it's all... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Room was very spacious and comfortable. Nice and clean too. The pool was very small and empty when we were there, but the lake is only a few blocks away and they give you free beach passes. The wifi didn't work very well. Breakfast was better than most motels at this price; fruit, cereal, doughnuts, tea and coffee.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

We found this place on our recent trip to the states through trip advisor. It was $40 a night New Zealand. The room was spacious and warm and the lodge is located right in town so we could walk to the shops, bars etc. The décor is a little dated but for that price who cares. We also got a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

This is a great deal!! Stayed here at the recommendation from a friend, and I'm glad i listened to him. For the price I paid ...great deal! The place was clean... bathroom, floors. It's not anything high end, so don't expect that. The carpet is old n used up, but it's clean. Room was very clean. Front desk was very... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Rude Clientele, Staff is also Rude, they even cut down the trees that used to shade the parking lot and add an atmosphere of cuteness. I asked about cutting down the trees, and they said to fill up the pool! A pool in freezing South Lake Tahoe? 2 Months outta the year max.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

We spent one night here recently. It was a good value, even though the bathroom was a little quirky. However, it was clean, the bed was comfortable, it was quiet and the staff were friendly. About the only complaint I would have had, and this may not be a problem for others -- our room was close to the office... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Service is good, breakfast is ok (enough for the morning) and the rooms are clean! The good part is the location (you can walk to nevada, to the restaurants around and, most important, to the slopes). The best part is the price!!! I booked online for 7 days and paid something like 45 bucks per night during ski season (end... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Yes, I stayed here again!! It's clean and such a great deal and right next to all the casinos!! My friends and I love this place!!! It's not the Hilton, but it's right for the price, it's simple and clean and the staff are always friendly and helpful!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

For the price we paid, I was very happy with the room we got (33$). It is very clean, bed is comfortable, bathroom is equipped for disabled people. The only negative point is the absence of heater in the bathroom (it was snowing when we were there ). Breakfast is included in the price, it is served in the lobby... More 

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