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Pepper Tree Inn

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   645 N. Lake Blvd., Tahoe City, CA 96145
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Ranked #4 of 7 Hotels in Tahoe City
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Paradise, California, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I came to the Pepper Tree Inn desperately searching for a clean room, after having a terrible experience at another local motel. Jessica at the front desk was so kind and helpful, she got us a very reasonable priced room in the tower that has a great view of Lake Tahoe! The room was quiet, clean and comfortable. Plus there... More

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Shingle Springs, California, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Biggest thing for us when we stay at a hotel is cleanliness of the room. The room was nearly spotless. Great selection of TV channels. We had a room on the 6th floor with a huge jacuzzi tub. Fits 2 people with plenty of space. The tub was very relaxing and jets were fully functional. The view was amazing. Staff... More

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Leechburg, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Location to lake, marina, great restaurants, packaged store very convenient. After hours from 12:00AM-2:30AM very noisy when the bars let out. Inn service great, nice pool, room was clean, but needs a better cleaning of baseboards and ceiling fan. Wi-Fi reception was very good.

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Coventry, UK
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We followed other reviewers' tips, and booked a room with a view of the lake on the 6th or 7th floor. Our welcome was friendly and informative. There were three of us in our room, which had a queen and a double size bed. Space was limited but sufficient for living out of our suitcases for our one-night stay. My... More

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Dixon, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This is a small town. Touristy, which lends to major traffic problems on the weekend. It has a great beach across the street and a great view of the lake. I was on the 5th floor. It was an our from the Casinos at Stateline which is next to South Lake Tahoe. Nice ride to the casinos. They do have... More

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Portland, Oregon, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Pepper Tree is a clean, budget-friendly place to stay in Tahoe City. It is very convenient as it is right on the main strip of town and is a short walk to the public beach. The room was pretty small, but bed was comfortable, and the owners obviously take pride in maintaining the property. We appreciated having a larger dorm-room... More

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Based on their Website, I didn't expect too much more (hotel was booked as part of a wedding block). But for the kind of money paid, overall, I certainly would like to have had a better experience. Saving grace was that the bed was comfortable. Other than that, where do I start? Due to being configured old motel style (although... More

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San Mateo
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

rooms small/ checked in and never informed of complimentary breakfast, and talked to front desk person on 4 occassions and even asked for breakfast recommendations and they sent me and family down the street; the location was good. but for price service and room size was very dissappointing

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Auburn, California
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18 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Semi last minute reservation, was the only place I could find a room. Jessica helped me, based on conversation chose to spend a little more and get a 6th floor room vs 5th Floor. Arrived there about 1:00, reception was prompt and manager was nice - Was given a key to room 506. Hopped off the elevator to find the... More

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Lockeford, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

The place is clean, its old and like others it shows it age. Our room was a little cramped but we made due (three adults and a baby). We were on the 4th floor and the view was breathtaking. Free breakfast, but they could of offered fresh fruit and the breakfast burrito's were packaged and you had to heat them... More

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Address: 645 N. Lake Blvd., Tahoe City, CA 96145
Location: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > Tahoe City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Pepper Tree Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 44
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