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1202 Ski Run Blvd., South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Palm Springs, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I have stayed at this most excellent location several times over the past few years, and had the opportunity to stay once again this past weekend. I am a lifelong traveler, and this is by far one of the best locations I've ever experienced anywhere on the planet. The cabins are perfectly decorated and spotlessly maintained. The... More

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Swanmore, United Kingdom
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a fantastic place to stay! We visited during May whilst on a road trip around the USA. The accommodation is beautiful with Jerry and Kevin having created an amazing retreat. The breakfasts were lovely and Jerry and Kevin are fantastic hosts, providing help and assistance with bike rentals and where to eat around Lake Tahoe. The afternoon drinks and... More

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New York City
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am a performer and I travel to Lake Tahoe for work about once a year. This trip, I had the opportunity to stay here, rather than one of the large hotels/casinos (which I abhor). When I travel for pleasure with my partner, we often stay in B&B's, so this was a big treat for me. This property is sublime.... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Didn't visit - they lost my business at the first phone call. A sleepy guy answered the phone with solely a "Hello" instead of like a professional business should, so when I stated I thought I may have the wrong number, HE HUNG UP ON ME!!! What kind of business does that? I called the number back, same sleepy dude... More

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Davis, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The property is listed for sale. We stayed there three years ago, but that was not an option on the drop-down choices for "when did you travel". We enjoyed their sumptuous breakfasts. For dinner, we walked to a nearby restaurant. Grounds beautifully landscaped.

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Near San Francisco
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22 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was our second stay at Black Bear Inn, a memorable bed and breakfast establishment. We had a pretty room on the ground floor with a bow window that looked out on the meticulously maintained garden, which though carefully groomed fits in with the surrounding mountain environment. The location on Ski Run Blvd. is central for many kinds of activities,... More

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Manteca, California, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

My wife and I would like to thank Jerry & Kevin for our great stay at there inn. The room we stayed in was perfect and the breakfasts were off the Hook! Jerry and Kevin gave us great advise on parking and advise on our Aerosmith concert and places to eat in the neighborhood. Yes , Both Kevin ,Keith and... More

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London, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We spent just one night here on a recent visit to South Lake Tahoe. Would have loved to spend longer, but they were fully booked. The owners were incredibly friendly and interesting to talk to. The inn itself is a delight - loved the design of the building and could have spent hours looking at the amazing furniture. They've obviously... More

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Novato, CA
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4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Before I get to the bear story let me tell you about our stay. Can sum it up in three words: Exceptional, Great and Wonderful. - The Inn was exceptional. Conveniently located close to just about everything - The owners are great people. Respectful, professional, personable, amazing culinary skills. Every suggestion (where to eat, where to park for the concert... More

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Carmel, CA
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Jerry and Kevin have truly created a B&B with all the charm and personality you would expect from a first class retreat. My husband and I wanted someplace to celebrate our 6th anniversary and the Black Bear Inn fits the ticket. The breakfast is sumptuous and filling often with fresh baked bread and creative egg dishes. Sunday has eggs benedict.... More

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Address: 1202 Ski Run 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): $$$
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Black Bear Hotel South Lake Tahoe

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