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The Village at Northstar

3.0 of 5 Resort   |   100 Northstar Drive, Truckee, CA 96161
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Stuart, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

CHeck in at Northstar Village is at entrance to resort by highway. Simple hotel room centrally located in the village. No problem with stowing skis & snowboards in room. Parking is difficult, but then you really don't use the car. Central location in Village is awesome. No more than ten minutes to anything in the village; some at 3 minutes.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015 via mobile

We have been to Tahoe several times and always skied Heavenly...and we did this time..Conditions we not great so we packed up and made the 1 hour drive to Northstar....was not excited about the drive but it was worth it!!! Everyone in our group was very pleased with the skiing ( still conditions were not great ( need snow )... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

The village is great, lots of shops, couple restaurants, rentals and ice rink. In the morning we stood in a pretty lengthy line to get our rentals (around 8am). We booked the rentals the night before online and saved quite a bit of money from what I saw others spending that morning. The staff was very friendly and efficient. Although... More 

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Palo Alto, California
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

We stayed in the hotel style village room during the holidays. The location is great, literally steps from the gondola. Stores, restaurants, and the recreation center are all within very short walking distance. But the room is just old although decent size (we may have got a bit larger one). Carpets are dirty, bathroom is small, and the heater sounds... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Very well run village great love ice rink. We tried to pizza place and bistro and they were ok at best. We stayed at iron horse apartments which were great. Handy Safeway just by lake not far from resort. Ski field was great. I would go back.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

We drove up to Northstar resort from Heavenly village in Tahoe because they had little mountain open. The locals tell me that Northstar and Squaw Valley consistently receive more snow than South Tahoe resorts. The drive up was really beautiful. He resort itself was well run, efficient and friendly. They had a great variety of terrain open and our family... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

awesome place for families coming in to hang out and ride some of Northstars excellent snow. The ice rink in the center of the village is always busy and a good source of free entertainment. The fire pits that surround the rink offer a little bit of shelter and a lot of warmth. Don't forget about the free s'more's cart... More 

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Paxton, Illinois
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15 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Exceptionally friendly & helpful staff. Top quality cuisine, from bar food appetizers to entrees. Superb breakfast buffet on weekend. Outdoor 85 degree pool at spa is awesome on a cold snowy morning. Gondola to village with skating rink and fire pits to be enjoyed day or evening.

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San Francisco, California
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23 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Stayed in the lofts, which were quite dated and old, but charming in a "mountain" kind of way. The village in general was great, lots of fun stuff to do, great shopping, decent restaurants. Looking forward to going back.

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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

I stood here and it was so beautiful being in the mountains. They had an ice skating rink in the village and many stores to shop at. The lift to the top of the mountain was great. At the top they had some hiking trails. Also there were 3 restaurants to chose from. It was snow season, but i know... More 

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Address: 100 Northstar Drive, Truckee, CA 96161
Location: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > Truckee
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Village at Northstar 3*
Number of rooms: 200
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Northstar-At-Tahoe Hotel Truckee
Northstar At Tahoe Truckee

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