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Cottage Inn

P.O. Box 66, Tahoe City, CA 96145
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Orangevale, California
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72 reviews 72 reviews
13 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
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 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
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 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
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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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

Cottage Inn is the perfect place to have a mini getaway. We stayed in a cottage for two during the winter time where the property was covered in snow. I would have to say that the winter time is the best time to book a trip out to Tahoe City. We stayed in the Rustic Retreat Cottage, and it was... More

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5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

This review is long overdue, I left a hurried one on booking.com after our stay, but feel the need to show thanks to Susi for our lovely stay at the Cottage Inn! My boyfriend and I had a wonderful stay here. We booked pretty last minute due to my grandparents own house at Tahoe sadly being too full of family... More

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Fifield, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

These people have their game on at the Cottage in. Read all the reviews before I posted and for the life of me can't understand why anyone would not be happy staying there. This is a fantastic place to stay and I am VERY picky about where I stay on vacation. No it's not cheap but yes it was worth... More

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

We visited this haven after a vrey busy couple of weeks touring the high spots of western USA and it provided us with the chance to recharge our batteries ready for the final push home. We were a little later arriving than we should have been, but fortunately someone was still around to welcome us in and point us in... More

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Eindhoven
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

We had a lovely stay in the Cottage Time room, especially the (electric thermostat) fire place between the living room area and the bedroom gave it a very romantic and warm look&feel. The staff was very friendly and the breakfast really tasty! They even provide wine, cheese and some snacks in the late after noon, which made me very happy... More

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Kelsterbach, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013 via mobile

Susie, thanks again for the really pleasent stay. We enjoyed it a lot. Please keep on going like this. Hope to see you soon again. For all potential new guest: this is the place to stay. There is a warm welcome and cosy cottage rooms waiting for you. Each room is decorated differently with a lot of love. There is... More

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Templeton, California
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10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

Sue the owner was very helpful and friendly. The service was great. The beach was within 2 min. walking distance. The beach is private and well maintained. We stayed in two different room both were unique. The two person tub in both of the rooms was great. Very quite and relaxing location. We will definitely stay there again.

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Also Known As:
Cottage Hotel
Cottage Hotel Tahoe City
Address: P.O. Box 66, Tahoe City, CA 96145
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Location: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > Tahoe City
Amenities:
Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 5 B&Bs / Inns in Tahoe City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
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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