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Cottage Inn

P.O. Box 66, Tahoe City, CA 96145
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Ranked #1 of 5 Tahoe City B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We spent 2 nights in the Dreamcatcher room as part of a road trip. The place is magical and I loved our room, really nicely furnished to a theme without feeling 'themed'. A really relaxing environment and the lake pebble beach is just through the private access gate with the neighbouring Sunnyside just a short stroll away for an evening... More

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Montclair, New Jersey
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose Tahoe City for our family vacation (kids are 19 and 21) because we were looking for peace and quiet with natural beauty, and the Cottage Inn looked like an interesting place to stay. We made the right choice all the way around! We booked the Game Room for the kids (it has separate beds) and the adjoining Enchanted... More

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Naperville, Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The friendliness of the owners, the charming atmosphere, location, cleanliness, and access to a private park and beach on Lake Tahoe made for a wonderful stay! The opportunity to mingle with other guests at happy hour and during breakfast was a bonus, coupled with good food and wine. We already have recommended the Cottage Inn to family and friends.

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Buffalo, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We stayed here for two nights in June and wish it could have been longer. Lake Tahoe is stunning, and having beach access from our cottage was a wonderful advantage. Our cottage, Evergreen, was so cozy, yet had all the modern amenities we needed. Breakfasts were hearty and delicious. We looked forward to happy hour on the patio every evening... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This place was amazing and we were sad to leave. We stayed in the cottage inn cabin and it was so cute. The decor is amazing, there's a see through fire from the bedroom to the living space. The bathroom was amazing. The hotel is located a three minute drive to the Main Street of Tahoe. I would suggest to... More

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Rocklin, California
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

The Cottage Inn was our honeymoon destination and we were blessed to be able to stay 4 nights here. We did NOT want to leave! From the moment we arrived we were greeted by the Inn Keeper (Angela) and she was wonderful and very welcoming and showed us around the breathtaking property. We stayed in the Romantic Hideaway and as... More

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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We just returned from a 3 day weekend here & can't believe that, as many times as we have been to Tahoe, we finally made a point to stay here! Well, I can definately say we will be back! This place is really quaint, affordable & in great location in Sunnyside. The bike path & Sunnyside restaurant/patio were both walking... More

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Orangevale, California
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13 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

My boyfriend and I stayed here recently for a skiing trip. It was a great time! The first day we got there, the DVD player in our room (Hunter's Hideout) wasn't working and the staff were so kind and helpful and moved us over one room to the Stagecoach Stop. The room had a nice fireplace and toiletries in the... More

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Rio Vista, California
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6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

We looked hard to find a B & B/small hotel that would be quiet and private on Lake Tahoe where it can be too busy and touristy most seasons for our taste. We definitely found this experience at this small comfortable inn when we visited in early November just after the first snowfall. The rooms are warm and cozy with... More

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Danville, CA
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14 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

My husband and I stayed here last weekend, and it is a very cute property. The rooms are nice, clean, if a little bit on the small side. It's fine for two people though. There is very close access to the beach - literally a two minute walk. Great place to go when the weather is warmer. It was nice... More

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Address: P.O. Box 66, Tahoe City, CA 96145
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Location: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > Tahoe City
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The Cottage Inn,located 2 miles south of Tahoe City,is a cluster of charming cottages with an 'old Tahoe' feel but 'todays' amenities.All rooms have private shower bathrooms, gas fireplaces, TV/VCR/DVD, seating area, some with a 2 person bathtub for special occasions.A full breakfast is served every morning (included in stay) in the main lodge as well as cookies and snacks/wine in the evenings.Our guests have access to a private beach adjacent to our property,bike path southbound or northbound can be picked up behind the property.Secure bike storage onsite.Boat/kayak/paddle board rental nearby.Many restaurants easily to be reached within a few minutes.We are located close to major ski resorts like Homewood,Alpine Meadows and Squaw Valley. ... more   less 
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