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beautiful gem of a lake by hwy. 395!

awesome spot to take a break from driving hwy.395! the views are excellent and one can get gas and... read more

Reviewed September 22, 2017
South Lake Tahoe, California
Gentle Lake

We were traveling down the 395 and saw this lake. It was so gorgeous and pristine that we had to... read more

Reviewed August 23, 2017
Daniel A
Beijing, China
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4 weeks ago
“love it.”
Jul 23, 2019
“reserved 4 month in advanced for 4 nights. drove two days told people in room”
This lake stretches across two states, California and Nevada, and is a popular outdoor recreation area, especially for trout fishing.
Topaz, CA
+1 530-495-2357
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Go all the time. Would live there if I could. Great food, great room;s.fun casino. Just go. Close to everything. Beautiful view.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 23, 2019

NEVER plan a trip here. reserved room 4 month in advanced for 4 nights, drove 2 days and was told no room. people wanted to stay extra nights in room reserved for us so they did not want to make them leave..... so we drove...More

Date of experience: July 2019
3  Thank nevergovacation
Reviewed April 7, 2019

I personally love Lake Topaz, I go there every year with a number of other people the first 2 weeks of August and I have never had a better experience in my life. The people are friendly, there is a gas station near by as...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Jared A
Reviewed February 6, 2018

Travelling down highway, stopped on road near Casino and hotel, but couldn't find a way down to the water? Not particularly special, and its a man made reservoir! Many other good natural lake....Mono just down the road for example!

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank Margot P
Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic, spectacular and amazing sunrise at the Best Western at Topaz Lake. Very spacious and exceptional clean room. Just perfect!

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank Ikmarc
Reviewed September 22, 2017

awesome spot to take a break from driving hwy.395! the views are excellent and one can get gas and food there as well..if one so desires there's a couple of hotels and a casino perched on the side of the roadside to take advantage of!

Date of experience: September 2017
4  Thank thelostpineapple
Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were driving down the 395 and decided to stop at lake topaz It's a nice view but there are way to many mosquitoes I highly recommended using OFF spray because those nasty bugs are hungry for flesh

Date of experience: August 2017
4  Thank lizcejja
Reviewed August 23, 2017

We were traveling down the 395 and saw this lake. It was so gorgeous and pristine that we had to stop. It was well worth the stop. We didn’t go into the lake or rent boats but the weather was nice enough to do so....More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Daniel A
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

Visited here in March. One could not see the lake for the snow and the heavy fog. Today, the sun is out clear and the lake is stunning. Perfect for boating and recreation. The lakes are all full in California and Nevada and have been...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Journeyman644
Reviewed June 5, 2017

Topaz Lake is a very nice lake on the California Nevada border. There was no service for AT&T customers in this area. We stayed at Topaz Lake RV Park. They have free wi-fi. This is a small park but there were some very large RV's...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Janie R
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