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2311 N. Lake Blvd., Tahoe City, CA 96145
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Tamarack Lodge
Ranked #7 of 7 Hotels in Tahoe City
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Rancho Cordova, California
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61 reviews 61 reviews
17 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't know what the previous people were thinking when they gave this place more than a 1 star rating. The building is something out of a horror show, you walk up to check in and there are kids toys spread all over the side walk, office is part of someone's kitchen where the owners were eating dinner. And talk... More

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567GerardF, Manager at Tamarack Lodge, responded to this review

I've already seen this exact review elsewhere on the internet, so like the reviewer, I'll cut and paste. The Tamarack Lodge is neither “disgusting” nor “nasty”. Nothing is “lurking in the dark”. It is an older place, and since family once again took over management four years ago, we've been making steady improvements. Yes, our carpet has some stains and... More

Davis, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We stayed there for 2 nights in late July. It's about a mile outside of Tahoe City. You have to cross a highway (not comfortable but it can be done) to get to a bike path which runs for miles on both directions, a nice walk into Tahoe City. The accommodations are simple and on the older side. There are... More

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Walnut Creek, California
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

Been going to Tahoe since I was born and stayed in a variety of motels, lodges, and hotels. For the price, the Tamarack Lodge was by far the most enjoyable stay. The family who ran the lodge was polite and friendly. I had booked a "poker" room for my girlfriend and I, but when we checked in, we were offered... More

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Tonopah, Nevada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013 via mobile

The very rude lady at Mother Nature's Inn gave away our room and was extremely unhelpful about it. Thankfully the very nice lady here was extremely helpful. We stayed in a private cabin with our own porch. Wonderful woods setting and very clean room.

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

I stayed here for one night as part of a trip round California. I checked in slightly early but was pleasantly surprised to be given one on the cabins as the room I'd booked wasn't ready. This was a really nice touch especially as it was the first night of my trip. Located about a mile from Tahoe City it... More

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012

This was our first trip to Lake Tahoe, and we loved it! The stay at Tamarack Lodge was very enjoyable. The owners are very pleasant and made sure we had a good stay. Their advice about things to do at Tahoe was invaluable. Although there is no lake view, the rooms are well-equipped with a nice kitchenette. We will definitively... More

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Greeley, Colorado
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105 reviews 105 reviews
6 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2011

Spent weekend here as a off the beaten path place to get away. Family owned. Lodge has a typical motel type rooms, a family cabin and several smaller "cardroom" cabins. The place is located on the north shore of Lake Tahoe about half way from the Nevada stateline and Squaw Valley. No Lake View. Northshore casno are about twenty minutes... More

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Simi Valley CA
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2011

I just got back last night from Lake Tahoe. This was our first visit there. I truly enjoyed the service at the Tamarack Lodge, the room was very clean, I did not have a problem with the water, (maybe because it is summertime). The room had everything I needed. The kitchennette had pots and pans, cups, plates and glasses, a... More

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San Francisco, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2010

Spent 2 nights here over the Labor Day weekend, for my first visit to Tahoe. The rooms were a bit dark and got quite chilly at night - I slept in my sweatshirt and socks. The water did not get hotter than lukewarm in the morning, but was hot for our afternoon post-beach showers. The location isn't too bad, about... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2010

We've stayed here a few times, the most recent was July 2009 and had a wonderful time. Very friendly Managers! I would highly recommend The Tamarack!

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Additional Information about Tamarack Lodge

Address: 2311 N. Lake Blvd., Tahoe City, CA 96145
Location: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > Tahoe City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 21
Also Known As:
Tamarack Hotel Tahoe City
Tamarack Motel Tahoe City

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