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Basecamp South Lake Tahoe

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Austin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Love this place! However I do wish they had some breakfast options other than oatmeal, toast or waffles. The location was close to everything and the staff was helpful when I was deciding a plan of action for the day

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San Francisco
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2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was my second visit to the Basecamp, and I liked it more the first time. Maybe it was less popular then. The GOOD: 1. The hotel staff/ front desk is very polite,/ helpful and they were kind enough to reschedule our room reservation as our dates changed. They did this without any charge, which I really appreciate. 2. The... More 

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Newry, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were really looking forward to returning to Basecamp but found it very disappointing this time around, No iron in room, no glasses for a drink no coffee in room and when we tried the flask at reception it was empty. This coupled with a very poor breakfast left us feeling very dissatisfied. Our friends stayed at Timber lodge, same... More 

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Boise, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

If you go on a popular night expect to wait. We waited for almost 90 min to get seated and so we had to find stuff to do with the kids. Which really is not hard because the area has lots of activities- golf and trampoline jump and unique shops. Be sure to get the free garlic fries coupon on... More 

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San Jose, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

In looking at other reviews, I see that most people encountered what we did this week - unappetizing breakfast and utilitarian room. The part that was really poor was there was not even a comfortable chair in the room - just an aluminum chair near the desk. Without even a decent place to sit, but the bed it was neither... More 

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Brooklyn
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved our stay here. The bar and hot tubs are a brilliant feature, the rooms were excellent after camping in Yosemite, and the location is perfect. Only criticism I can think of is the rooms were really hot even though it was cool at night, and the breakfast could have been a bit more varied, but I was pretty happy... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Non-changed sheet on arrival. Stained towels. Water issues: hot from cold for 5 minutes, shower abruptly going from hot to cold. Bartender with an attitude. This place is for budget travelers and young people. Location was great, however.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was super excited to spend my birthday in Tahoe and after checking out several hotels in the South Shore area online, I decided to treat myself and book a room for the night at Basecamp for $200+. I booked my stay through Trivago a few weeks ahead of time and called Basecamp the night before to confirm my reservation.... More 

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Michael P, General Manager at Basecamp South Lake Tahoe, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the type to share your recent experience here at my hotel. I am sharing your review with my team to touch on for training. This is a surprising experience and not the typical stay with us as we continue to stay busy and have a great demand. My apologies for not being to upgrade you as... More 

Oceanside, California
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6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great example that with some ingenuity , rows of boring 3-story box-shaped hotel buildings can really be kicked into high gear. The location is walkable to everything. The bedding and mattress was super. We stayed in the room with the tent over the king bed - cool!

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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I spent a couple nights at Basecamp and loved it. Great amenities, super fun setting (love the communal areas), friendly staff and wonderful renovation. The room was spacious and clean. Bed was comfortable. We loved hanging in the beer garden listening to live music every night. Fires were lit, we had wine/beer/smores. Also enjoyed the hot tub.... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Basecamp South Lake Tahoe is a hotel built for exploring the incredible lakes, trails and mountains that the Lake Tahoe Basin has to offer. Basecamp combines the comforts of a great hotel with the sense of adventure and community found at a an expedition base camp. Basecamp is located in the heart of South Lake Tahoe, steps from the mountain and minutes walk from the lake. Become an instant local at Basecamp. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Basecamp South Lake Tahoe

Address: 4143 Cedar Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-6952 (Formerly Basecamp Hotel)
Location: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > South Lake Tahoe
Price Range: $163 - $395 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Basecamp South Lake Tahoe 2.5*
Number of rooms: 74
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Also Known As:
The Block Hotel South Lake Tahoe
Block Hotel Lake Tahoe
Block Lake Tahoe
Hotel Style:
#5 On the Beach Hotel in South Lake Tahoe
#7 Romantic Hotel in South Lake Tahoe
#8 Business Hotel in South Lake Tahoe
#12 Family Hotel in South Lake Tahoe
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