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Rustic Cottages

7449 North Lake Blvd, PO Box 18, Tahoe Vista, CA 96148
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  • Location
    4.5 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We enjoyed staying here. Yes, the rooms closest to the busy road was noisy, but still nice. The breakfast was outstanding, more than enough to eat, waffles, eggs, ham, sausages, muffins, orange juice, coffee, cereals, what a wonderful way to start the day. My husband loves the brownies and lemonade that were on the porch when we checked in. We... More 

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Billings, Montana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We immediately felt comfortable and at home. The cabins are close together, but everyone was very respectful. Having a plate of brownies at our disposal 24/7 was a nice surprise. The rooms have full kitchens and the beds were very comfortable.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's always tough to find a place to stay that lets you bring your animals especially in choice locations like Lake Tahoe. Rustic Cottages is one of those places. The cottages are charming and well equipped. The management is very friendly and the rate includes a very nice breakfast. We really enjoy this property. Our Great Dane Chesapeake Retriever mix... More 

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Twain Harte, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

I have been a regular for years. I love the different cabins and themes and of course, the daily warm fresh brownies or chocolate chip cookies. I enjoy the Belgium Waffle Breakfast with true maple syrup in the morning. The property is gorgeous and the best part, dog friendly. My dogs love rustic cottages. Husband and wife own and operate... More 

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Placerville, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Rustic Cottages has quickly become one of our favorite weekend getaways. The cabins are historic, comfortable and cozy. Every morning a waffle breakfast is served in the lodge, and the hospitality of the owners and the staff helps make our stay a pleasant one. We discovered Rustic Cottages the year before last, and just last weekend was our 6th visit.... More 

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Salem, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Simple lodging, nice breakfasts, good location, just right service. The cottages are clean, basic and comfortable. Well equipped kitchenettes too. We stayed for a week and it was very nice. Brownies, movies and popcorn for the evenings. Full hot breakfasts for the mornings. An excellent location 15-20 minutes to most skiing (downhill and xc) around the lake and only about... More 

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Berkeley, California, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

My family stayed at the Rustic Cottages just after the new year. It was a great experience. The staff is so welcoming and friendly, our house was clean and cozy and had everything we needed, the location right across the street can't be beat, the breakfast was tasty and plentiful, and the passes to Donner Ski Ranch made it all... More 

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Anaheim, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Rustic Cottage Resort is absolutely amazing! The location was incredible as I am an immense tree/outdoors lover. The hospitality was so welcoming. My fiancé and I instantly felt comfortable with the staff, especially Monica. She is just simply the best, having made our stay feel at ease. She was extremely helpful with us by pointing us in the right direction... More 

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Copake, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

rustic but very clean and charming. owner is friendly and looking to make your stay great. was in cabin behind office. gas fireplace, corner jacuzzi, kitchenette. stayed for 5 nites to attend a wedding in town.

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Round Hill, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Spent 2 nights there. The front desk/workers were great. We stayed in the zephyr cottage. It was cozy. The bed was comfy, shower water was hot, and front porch with table was a nice place to sit and relax. It's across the street from the lake. We went twice and they even had chairs/blankets for us to use. Breakfast in... More 

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