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“beautiful beach!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Meeks Bay Beach

Meeks Bay Beach
Emerald Bay Road, Tahoma, CA
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Ranked #1 of 1 Attractions in Tahoma
Type: Beaches
Activities: Swimming
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Owner description: Includes public and private resort beaches, which are both well-kept.
Northern Minnesota
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56 reviews 56 reviews
33 attraction reviews
Reviews in 29 cities Reviews in 29 cities
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
“beautiful beach!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2012

nice white sand beach, clean, well cared for area. Campground here is really nice too, but things are a little overpriced. great beach to stop at for photos. we were here over Memorial and it was COLD. even snowed a bit one morning.

Visited May 2012
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Pleasant Hill, California
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31 reviews 31 reviews
7 attraction reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Beautiful to behold”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2012

we rented an RV space for 4 days at Meeks Bay Resort. what a beautiful place; right on the beach on Lake Tahoe. somewhat secluded but really not far from shops, restaurants; even a cable car to local casinos.

Visited August 2012
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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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163 reviews 163 reviews
79 attraction reviews
Reviews in 66 cities Reviews in 66 cities
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
“Clean beach,clear water, great views....”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012 via mobile

Went on a Sunday morning just before the kids went back to school and as expected it was fairly busy. It is $10 to park and there is plenty of shade to stop the car becoming an oven whilst you are off enjoying yourself. The water and beach are very clean and most people took coolers and made a day of it. The sand gets very hot so shoes to walk on the beach are a must. The store has very little in it of any note and you are better to take your own food/drink or visit nearby PDQ deli for amazing food (pesto bread is awesome). Renting a kayak or paddle boat is a must as the views back to the shore are breathtaking. Only downside? The staff in all areas may have been trying to look 'laid back' but they were almost disinterested. Good day if you are happy to entertain yourself.

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Sacramento, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
“White sandy beach with nearby facilities”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2012

We loved this beach with it's large, sandy beach and some shady spots for those who want to stay out of the sun. The nicer restrooms were a bit of a walk, but there are nearby latrines, too. There is a snack bar right by the beach. Also, the resort supplies air for your inflatables--a nice amenity to have.

Visited June 2012
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Oakland, California
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5 attraction reviews
Reviews in 9 cities Reviews in 9 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“Great trails opposite the beach”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2012

Wonderful vacation area for hikers - every view is like a postcard.

Visited June 2012
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