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Alder Inn

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1072 Ski Run Blvd., South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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San Jose, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Boutique style feel. This is an older motel that has been partially updated, stopping a little short in the shower/toilet area, which still had older linoleum floor. The rooms were clean and cozy. The pool was closed at this time, but the hot tub was clean and inviting. The staff was very friendly. We were actually walked to our room... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed here this past weekend while we were in town for a wedding. We were very impressed with the accommodations especially for the price. We have stayed at much more expensive places that don't even compare to the Alder Inn. I will say that sometimes it was a little difficult to get a hold of someone... More 

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Richmond, B.C.
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103 reviews 103 reviews
44 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

we stopped here based on a Lonely Planet review and were pleasantly surprised. The room was lovely and quiet as the Inn is a few blocks off the highway. We were upgraded to a King at no cost. Allie gave us a few trail bars and drinks to send us on our way. She is at the top of our... More 

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85 reviews 85 reviews
23 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place to stay. It is within walking distance of the lake and a number of restaurants that get good reviews. The Alder Hotel looks like a 1980's hotel outside; every room inside has been refurnished and every room is decorated differently. The person who did the decorating could well have been an interior decorator based on... More 

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Southlake, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second stay at the Alder Inn and this time we took a group of 15 people. At first we were worried because there was no snow and the Alder Inn does not have gambling or a common indoor gathering area and we wondered what all these folks were going to do. The weather was awesome so one... More 

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San Francisco, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfect balance of everything you need at an excellent price for the Tahoe area. Clean, comfortable, fridge & coffee maker, hot tub, great location, super nice hosts. Definitely a great value for the $$. We will be back!

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52 reviews 52 reviews
46 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We picked this place based on the great reviews and the great price which was $100 a night in March. The lady working the front desk was very friendly and talkative. She gave us many suggestions on what to see and do and where to eat. The exterior of the place is very nice and well maintained. Our room was... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Defenitely among the best price-quality inns on our US trip this time. They had all the needed amneties plus little compliments from the house. Very comfortable bed and a well working. Nice, modern decoration, which made a huge difference compared to other places I stayed at. Friendly staff. I stayed only one night, but would have loved to stay in... More 

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Sacramento CA
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in Tahoe for a wedding this weekend and wanted to avoid the big casino hotels (too much smoke and noise) taking heed of Trip Advisor reviews we chose the Alder Inn. Good Choice! The hotel is cozy and well located, easy parking, with a very nice staff (Chris you're great!) we had a king size room, the bed... More 

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15 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our recent stay at Alder Inn. Sometimes you see business photos that don't match the reality. That is not the case of Alder Inn. The rooms are nicely arranged, beautifully decorated and comfortably furnished with just about all you need, including soaps, shampoos and even Keurig coffee machines. The staff is friendly and knowledgeable and will go out... More 

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