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Granlibakken Tahoe

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725 Granlibakken Rd., Tahoe City, CA 96145
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Davis
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I have organized a number of small, biannual scientific conferences at Granlibakken over the years and always find the facility, staff, food, and atmosphere wonderful. My group keeps coming back and we are scheduled to be there again in 2017.

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Maricopa, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Granlibakken is a great place! The area is beautful we did some hiking and played in the Truckee river, there seems to be all kind of things for the whole family to do there. The room was nice and clean and all the food was Awesome!!

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Davis, United States
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Terrible room. Dirty, smelly and very small. Nothing like the photos on the website. Paid the $100 deposit a month in advance. Arrived as planned. registered and walked to our room. It was disgusting. walked back and told the registration folks that we would not stay. they promised not to charge us any more money, but they charged an additional... More 

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Granlibakken L, General Manager at Granlibakken Tahoe, responded to this review

We are truly sorry that you had such a terrible experience. Our rooms are all individually owned and therefore design is up to each homeowner. We are constantly working with our homeowners to update their units. We have attempted to contact you about this and would love to make this right with you. Please contact our front desk manager, Ben... More 

Fayetteville, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's hard to rate this property because we loved the location & surroundings, the staff, and the food which was included in the price of our conference. The bed was comfortable, the shuttle service from the airport was on time, and the food included lots of delicious vegetarian options which we appreciated. The room however was outdated and in bad... More 

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Essex, Connecticut
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful time. Clean rooms, very friendly staff, delicious and generous buffet breakfast. the zip line adventure and staff were a "10." The only complaint is that the coffee provided in the room was not very good but was offset by the ability to take a coffee to go during the breakfast buffet. Great pool and hot tub,... More 

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Reno, Nevada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed every day at Granlibakken because staff made it possible.I arrived with a disability and was attended whenever I asked for assistance. I was told this was available,but had fear it would not be true. Thanks for the special accommodations, especially the golf cart support since I use walking cane support. Thanks, thanks, thanks.

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Acton, Massachusetts
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice area and surroundings. Comfortable room and bed, Quiet location, good buffet breakfast, and helpful staff. Would be a great location for families with young children. Would return if we visited the Tahoe area again.

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Nevada
1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The price we paid is not equal to the quality of our room. We attended a conference and stayed 3 nights, our meals were included in the price. Our room was a studio with a full kitchen. We paid $1200.00. For this price, $400 a night, I expected the very best. Instead we got a moldy shower curtain, filthy bathroom... More 

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Granlibakken L, General Manager at Granlibakken Tahoe, responded to this review

We appreciate your time in providing us feedback about your stay. We apologize that you found our price point did not provide the value you desired. We are constantly improving the property through our homeowners and our maintenance team. Your conference actually determines the cost per day, not Granlibakken. None of our rooms are $400 a night, so this includes... More 

San Jose, California
2 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of variability in the rooms. Make sure to ask for a room away from the parking lot to avoid the noise. Great breakfast buffet with ample selection of fresh fruits and eggs. Easy walk to Tahoe City. Staff is wonderful and very attentive.

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Granlibakken L, General Manager at Granlibakken Tahoe, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your room in our peaceful and serene valley. During busy conferences there can be a bit of noise from the parking lot, however, we provide in room fans which help block out any noise. People constantly rave about our breakfast buffet, so thank you for your compliments. Our staff... More 

Sandy
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a good experience. the staff was very friendly and helpful. The breakfast was excellent. Beautiful scenery. We liked the breakfast the best. The cleaning people did not understand that we wanted our room cleaned after Two days.

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Granlibakken L, General Manager at Granlibakken Tahoe, responded to this review

We appreciate your time in writing us a review. Thank for you for your compliments to our staff. Our delicious and hearty buffet has been said to be the best in Tahoe, thank you for noticing! Many of our cleaning staff are bilingual with their first language being Spanish. We will pass your comments onto our housekeeping manager so they... More 

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