We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Tahoe Sands Resort

3.0 of 5 6610 North Lake Blvd., Tahoe Vista, CA 96148
Hotel website
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 5 more sites!
Tahoe Sands Resort
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Tahoe Sands Resort
Tahoe Sands Resort
Tahoe Sands Resort
Write a Review

70 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (24)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
  • Mar-May only
  • Jun-Aug only
  • Sep-Nov only
  • Dec-Feb only
All months
There are newer reviews for Tahoe Sands Resort
See the most recent reviews
Manchester, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We have just spent a week at Tahoe Sands with friends who are Timeshare owners. Our first impressions were that the carpets needed renewing and the curtains as well were not in good condition, but the bathrooms were clean and the beds very comfortable. The electric hob rings did not work but to be fair they sent someone in the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
16 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014 via mobile

Tahoe Sands offers a family friendly, relaxed resort in a good location by the lake. The accommodation is the real downside being well overdue for a remodel. We stayed in the old motel block. The carpet and curtains desperately needed changing. The accommodation is due an update but no timescales. Even with the problems we enjoyed our stay. In summary... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

My family and I stayed at Tahoe Sands in early August 2014. It was delightful. Cute little cabins on the Mountain side (across street from Lake). There are rooms/cabins on the lakeside but probably harder to get. It was cozy and had just what we needed - small kitchen, bath, one bedroom - the kids slept in the living room... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
los angeles
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
14 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

i am a timeshare owner of this place, and my family of four has been going to this "resort" for about 20 years. when going to this place, you really need to be realistic about your expectations. it is a 2-3 star physical plant with a 5 star location. the best thing about it is its location. the beach is... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Folsom, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We enjoyed our stay at this resort. Though we were not part of the timeshare we were not treated as second class citizens. The staff were great and the resort offered everything imaginable from direct access to a private beach, barbeques with covered dining, a basketball court, horseshoes, free movie rentals and more.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sunnyvale, California
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

The location of this property is ideal. There is a huge, sandy beach that is about a 10 minute walk from end to end. The property is about a 40 minute walk to Kings Beach (most of it on the beach, but about 10 minutes from Tahoe Vista Recreation Area to Moon Dunes beach along the road). The resort offers... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Riverton, Wyoming
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This resort has the best beach--very shallow and warm water. It is kid friendly and safe, as the kids have to walk over 100 yards out to have the water past their belly button. The outdoor amenities are great--basketball, sand volleyball, Boccie ball, horseshoes, etc. Kayaks and stand-up paddle boards can be rented right on the beach. There are movies... More 

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
San Marcos, California
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
31 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

I stayed at the Tahoe Sands for 5 nights in an upstairs studio. The resort is older and in need of upgrades. I gave it four stars mainly due to the property location. The resort had a Murphy bed that wasn't very comfy but I've slept on worse. Like I said it needs update but was clean and had everything... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Clayton, California
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
16 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

You can't get better for the location - right on the lake with a super beach. You can tell that this timeshare resort is very family oriented and doing what they can to spruce it up here and there. However, they need to bite the bullet and upgrade the floors to either a more industrial type of carpeting, slate stone,... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
managerTSR, Manager at Tahoe Sands Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review and share your experience. I am sorry to hear that you experienced a significant issue with your carpet. Carpets are replaced often and deep cleans are done numerous times a year, however, with the non-stop summer use we struggle to keep things to the level we strive for... More 

Santa Cruz, California
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

The property is unique because of its location, beach access, and solitude. There are upgrades to the property each year, and the units are clean. We love both the winter and summer fun. Really close to Northstar, which has winter and summer activities too. Its also close to Incline Village and the Hyatt casino. There are great places to eat... More 

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Tahoe Sands Resort? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Tahoe Sands Resort

Address: 6610 North Lake Blvd., Tahoe Vista, CA 96148
Phone Number:
Location: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > Tahoe Vista
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Tahoe Sands Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 53
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Orbitz, Priceline, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Odigeo and Tingo so you can book your Tahoe Sands Resort reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Tahoe Sands Hotel Tahoe Vista
Hotel Style:
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Tahoe Vista

89 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (52)
Pool/beach area (7)
Hotel & grounds (2)
View from room (5)
Room/suite (13)
Bathroom (4)
Dining (1)
Videos (1)
Other (19)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (37)
Hotel & grounds (13)
Family/play areas (4)
Dining (1)
Pool/beach area (10)
Room/suite (6)
View from room (1)
Other (2)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay