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HB, Ca
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Enjoyed our stay. The rooms could use some updating. The carpets definitely need cleaning and the bathroom counter space was a bit small. The locations was great, the employees were fun and very helpful. Lots to do and we had a great time.

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San Luis Obispo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I would recommend Inn By the Lake. The rooms are clean, the staff is friendly and the Inn is conveniently located. We took the city bus to the casinos, bus stop right across the street. We are already planning another trip!

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South Lake Tahoe, California
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great stay at the Inn by the Lake! It was nice to be able to get a late check out as I arrived at 11:00 pm. It was very convienient having the Bear Beach Cafe on site with great food and within walking distance.

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Jeremy A, General Manager at Inn by the Lake, responded to this review

Dear Denise H., we here at Inn by the Lake would like to thank you for staying with us and for the amazing review. It is so great to hear that you had a "Great stay at the Inn by the Lake!". We are so happy that we were able to honor your request for a late check out and... More 

California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

As I think most hotels are in Lake Tahoe, this property was a little dated (i.e., slight musty smell in hallway, minor scuffed spots on walls and jacuzzi). However, you could tell that management does their best to keep it looking fresh and inviting. We booked a one-bedroom suite for a great rate ($186/nt on their website + a pet... More 

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Jeremy A, General Manager at Inn by the Lake, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you so much for the terrific review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and especially that you are planning to return. We want you to know that we value our guests comments, like yours, and that is why come this fall we will be closing to do a multi-million dollar renovation of... More 

Sacramento
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

As a repeat customer over the past 30 years, I appreciated the upgrades to the pool and spa area since my last visit. Property is clean and having access to Lake Tahoe beach practically at your doorstep was an awesome view and experience every morning to walk to.

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Jeremy A, General Manager at Inn by the Lake, responded to this review

Dear guest, first off thank you for being one of our loyal repeat guests. Thank you also for the outstanding review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and that you noticed the upgrades to the Pool/Spa area. We have completed all of our exterior upgrades for this year and starting this fall will be doing a... More 

Berkeley
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

No traffic coming here from Bay Area on a Sunday. Weather perfect, not too hot even on Pope Beach. I made use of the refrigerator to hold snacks but could have bought anything at the nearby Safeway. Bank was close also. The Bear Cafe next door was our hangout and we loved the fifties music soundtrack there.

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Jeremy A, General Manager at Inn by the Lake, responded to this review

Dear Karen S., we would like to thank you for the amazing review. We are so pleased you had a great time. We really like your note about no traffic coming to South Lake Tahoe from the Bay Area on a Sunday. We hope that you will be able to visit us again soon. Until then thank you again for... More 

Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The communal areas in this hotel are rather shabby but the room and bathroom were OK. This has been the only hotel on my road trip where reception actually called me to check everything is ok which was a nice touch. The hotel is a couple of miles from the resort of Heavenly and right opposite the lake. I would... More 

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Jeremy A, General Manager at Inn by the Lake, responded to this review

Dear Jeremy S., thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We value your comments and are pleased to hear you found us to have a great location and you liked our after check-in call. We are sorry to hear you found our communal areas to be shabby though. We are pleased to report that the... More 

Salt Lake City
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

In a nut shell , the hotel is superb! Sure it has an old look, but their remodeling looks great! Look at all the hotels around Tahoe and Im sure you'll see that 90% of the hotels are dated to the 60's and 70's. 10% are new looking. This place did a remodel and I was very happy about it.... More 

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Jeremy A, General Manager at Inn by the Lake, responded to this review

Dear Jason, first we would like to congratulate you and your new wife on your recent nuptials. Second thank you for staying with us. We are so pleased you found the Suite and the bed to be awesome and the hotel to be superb. We cannot thank you enough for recommending us. It just pleases us to hear such a... More 

San Jose
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm certain that based on the wonderful reviews I saw on the web clearly those guests were assigned into rooms that were much more spacious, clean and up-to-date. However since we booked at very low rate we were assigned a room in a building that didn't appear to have updated since the 70s. The front desk was willing to upgrade... More 

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Jeremy A, General Manager at Inn by the Lake, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We value your comments and although we cannot change the experience you had, we are pleased to report that the hotel has already begun a significant renovation of all exterior, guest rooms and common areas here at Inn By The Lake. Once complete, in December 2016,... More 

Sun City
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose this hotel for price and convenience to the Lake. Although we chose the lowest price room that had no view of the Lake (only the parking lot) the room was lovely! We would recommend this hotel to anyone that wants to go to Lake Tahoe!

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Jeremy A, General Manager at Inn by the Lake, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for taking the time to write such a great review of Inn by the Lake. We are so pleased that you found the room to be lovely even though it was not one of the rooms that faces the amazing Lake Tahoe. We truly value your comments and look forward to your next visit. Thank you... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Inn by the Lake is conveniently located across the street from Lake Tahoe's El Dorado Beach. Heavenly Mountain Resort is a mile away and the Inn's mid-town location offers easy access to all that Tahoe has to offer. We have a fully equipped fitness room, sauna, outdoor swimming pool (seasonal)and bi-level spa. Enjoy our family fun center, Tahoe Bowl - featuring Blue Dog Gourmet Pizza and Lane 17 Sports Bar. Bear Beach Cafe serves breakfast, lunch and dinner for your family dining pleasure. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Inn by the Lake

Address: 3300 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-7907
Location: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > South Lake Tahoe
Price Range: $124 - $295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Inn by the Lake 3*
Number of rooms: 100
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Also Known As:
Inn By The Lake Hotel South Lake Tahoe
Hotel By The Lake
By The Lake Tahoe
Hotel Style:
#10 Business Hotel in South Lake Tahoe
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