We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Avalon Lodge

3.0 of 5 4075 Manzanita Avenue, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
Hotel website
Special Price
4th Night Free
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 5 more sites!
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Avalon Lodge
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Avalon Lodge
Avalon Lodge
Avalon Lodge
Write a Review

131 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    66
    43
    11
    3
    8
See reviews for
35
66
4
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (30)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (131)
  • Mar-May only
    (24)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (41)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (37)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (29)
All months
Mountain View, California
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
18 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is an old hotel but the rooms are renovated. The rooms and bathroom are clean and well maintained. Bed is good size and comfortable. Breakfast was included which was minimal, it in the lobby area. We really enjoyed our stay.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Park City, UT
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

If you are looking for quaint, romantic and wonderful place to stay this is your spot. This was my first trip to Tahoe, and my boyfriend surprised me with the romantic package for our room. A bottle of champagne, two souvenir champagne glasses a box of chocolate with rose pedals on the bed was waiting for us when we entered... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
No. CA
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

This hotel in So. Lake Tahoe is between the main highway and a lovely beach park. It is not a new structure but we were impressed with our well renovated room that had no unpleasant odors, was good sized, clean and comfortable. We had a good stay here and the location was ideal for our needs. It also is a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
North Fort Myers, Florida
Top Contributor
158 reviews 158 reviews
12 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

This is a small, quaint 20 room hotel with a delightful staff. The staff are there to help you in anyway they can. The rooms and bedding are well appointed. There is a nice frig and microwave. The wifi is a little erratic. The location is terrific. You are between Heavenly village and Lake Tahoe. Hotel guests have beach access... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Park City, Utah
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

What a fantastic find! After hours of searching South Lake Tahoe properties on the internet, I finally decided upon the Avalon Lodge. Here was my search criteria: be within a 5 minute walk of both a beach and "the strip" (the casinos and restaurants along Lake Tahoe Blvd between Park Ave and the Montbleu Casino-- in my opinion, the epicenter... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Tracy, California
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

I discovered this place last year and it is wonderful. I can walk anywhere I want to go, and if I don't want to walk they let me borrow a bike. My dog is my best friend and is treated as one of the guests everywhere on the property. The staff is friendly and helpful, like a good neighbor. Ann... More 

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Lake Isabella, California
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We found The Avalon on BringFido.com. So glad we stayed here. We intended to stay for 3 days and ended up staying almost 2 weeks...with our two cattle dogs. Ann and Camille were tremendous "hosts". They truly provided a pet friendly (and pet OWNER friendly) environment. They made us feel like family. The rooms (we ended up having to move... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 via mobile

I was very happy with the service we received! The employees were happy and helpful. The price was a little steep, but for the location not too bad. The kayaks were a little small so we ended up renting them from a place closer to the lake. All in all I would recommend avalon to my friends and family and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Denver, Colorado
Top Contributor
138 reviews 138 reviews
30 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Two blocks from lake, they give you a pass for private beach, we borrowed their bike and ride around town. Hotel has great friendly staff who strive to make you happy! Dated motel, parking is very limited and tight, very limited breakfast( bread, oatmeal, granola, ) pretty lame when they say "continental breakfast"no shelves in bathroom to set anything, no... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Seattle, Washington
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 via mobile

First of all, the location is wonderful! It's within walking distance of downtown south Lake Tahoe and the casinos. The rooms give you a rustic-cabin feel yet are still updated, modern and clean. They include robes, beach towels, refrigerators, microwaves, fireplaces, and a complementary "Sherry" drink. Our room had a binder in it filled with great recommendations from the staff... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Avalon Lodge? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Avalon Lodge

Address: 4075 Manzanita Avenue, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
Phone Number:
Location: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > South Lake Tahoe
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Avalon Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 20
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Orbitz, Cheap Tickets, Expedia, Hotels.com, Priceline, getaroom.com, TripOnline SA and Tingo so you can book your Avalon Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Avalon Hotel South Lake Tahoe
Avalon Hotel Lake Tahoe
Avalon Motel Lake Tahoe
Hotel Style:
#16 Romantic Hotel in South Lake Tahoe

46 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (12)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (4)
Viewed
Room/suite (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (3)
Viewed
Other (3)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (35)
Viewed
Room/suite (5)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (26)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay