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Alder Inn

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1072 Ski Run Blvd., South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
1 room 1 adult
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San Francisco, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My friend and I wanted an affordable hotel for one night in South Lake Tahoe that was quiet, clean, comfortable, and close to both downtown and the Heavenly ski lift. How lucky were we that we found one room left for Saturday night at Alder Inn, which hit on all of these points. The manager on site, Chris, was very... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel is at a great location: right next to where the shuttles to Heavenly stop, on a street with good places to eat, a short walk from the lake. The staff has been friendly and helpful throughout my stay, the room was nice, kept clean and warm. So many pillows! This was a very pleasant and relaxing stay.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very comfortable, newly renovated rooms making it more like home than a hotel. Some designer had input to remove the standard sterile room look. Bed was actually comfy. Cozy, micro, fridge, working wifi, and very, very quiet. In fact, this was the most quiet hotel stay I've ever had. Convenient, central location as there's a bus stop on the very... More 

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San Jose, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This inn is very cute and charming. When we walked in were impressed with the updated decor and unique details. Overall there were some definite pros, and some cons... (Note: we stayed in room 6 - 2nd floor, king corner unit, same building as reception) POSITIVES - Location is close to restaurants and casinos (we easily got an Uber for... More 

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Mission Viejo, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently relocated to South Lake Tahoe from Southern California and chose to stay at the Alder Inn based on reviews from this site, while looking for a place to live. I initially booked my room for 5 days with the hopes that I could rent a permanent location as quickly as possible. I booked online and noticed the office... More 

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Oakland, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I almost don't want to write this review because I don't want anyone else to find out about our secret spot in Tahoe. Off the main drag and on the way to the California Heavenly Base, Alder Inn is far and away the best value I've ever gotten in Tahoe for a hotel room. This rooms are clean, well decorated... More 

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San Francisco, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been staying at Alder almost every weekend and enjoying the close proximity to the mountain, the hot tub and the cozy (very clean) rooms. The staff is incredibly helpful and super sweet. Love the coffee in the morning to get us pumped for skiing. Can't wait to return next weekend :-)

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Fremont, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff was very friendly and concerned for our comfort. The rooms are a bit worn (the carpets especially) but overall are very well kept (possibly very recently renovated). We stayed 3 nights and had no trouble at all. We took the Zebra room and liked it :) My 5 year old son enjoyed the art and the zebra patterns... More 

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Oakland, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have stayed in several places in South Lake Tahoe and we really enjoyed the Alder Inn. Each of the rooms has its own decor style, which is a nice personal touch. Our room had a large sink area that included a Keurig coffee maker, microwave, and small fridge--very convenient. We enjoyed using the hot tub in the evenings after... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We managed to get a last minute reservation at this place for the 4th july weekend. The Inn is rather small but the location wins it all. For the price, the amenities were good and it was a rather short walk to all the fun stuff. The rooms are spacious and have all basics like coffee maker, iron board, space... More 

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