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    Mark Twain Lodge

    947 Park Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-6939
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Pets Allowed
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 52 reviews

    Reviewed December 5, 2016 via mobile

    This is my first ever negative review of any place. We booked 2 nights here because there weren't too many options available and this motel had decent reviews. The photos seemed nice but the room was horrible. The room was tiny, dark and worse of...More

    3  Thank carlin1214
    Response from Linda H, Owner at Mark Twain LodgeResponded December 7, 2016

    We are sorry your experience with us did not live up to your expectations. We pride ourselves in addressing guest concerns in a timely manner. We were not aware of the bed issue at the time of your stay, however, during spring of this year...More

    Reviewed December 1, 2016

    We stayed at the Suite Room (1 king, 2 double,queen sleeper sofa). It felt like staying in our own cabin. It has 2 separate rooms with 2 bathrooms. Full kitchen with clean utensils. Room is located on the 2nd floor, on top of the Reception...More

    Thank JobelPerez
    Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

    This place is lucky to have Cindy as the grounds manager/keeper. She makes the place great. We stayed 3 nights because of her. The hotel is perfectly located to walk everywhere in the heart of south Lake Tahoe. It's a nice 10 minute walk to...More

    1  Thank mercypharmd
    Reviewed August 29, 2016

    You never know what you'll get with these smaller, independent motels but I was pleasantly surprised with this one.It is definitely older and smaller than the mega-resort hotels on the main road, but it is nicely maintained and was perfect for my overnight stay. It's...More

    Thank jentheqoe
    Response from Linda H, Owner at Mark Twain LodgeResponded August 31, 2016

    We appreciate you taking the time to review your stay with us. The suggestions you made are very constructive and will be implemented in the near future. Thank you for staying with us and hope you will stay with us the next time you are...More

    Reviewed August 10, 2016

    We took a chance on this hotel as it was a busy weeknight due to a concert we were attending. The had one room left, but the reviews I read on here shared that this location was great. My wife and I were pleasantly surprised...More

    Thank pdgaffer
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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Pool
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    • $135 - $366 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #11 Family Hotel in South Lake Tahoe
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    • Suites ,
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    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    September 15, 2016|
    Response from Earl M | Reviewed this property |
    Hi... It's right in the middle of everything... This is an awesome location.... You can walk to anything..... Enjoy Earl
    September 15, 2016|
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    Response from pdgaffer | Reviewed this property |
    Hello The lake is just a short walk away with a nice beach and fun for the kids. Also the hotel has a small pool but it looked just right for kids. Plenty of breakfast spots within a short walk or drive. It just depends... More
    July 7, 2015|
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    Response from Linda H | Property representative |
    Yes, the suite has a fully equipped kitchen.
    Room Tips
    "8 people can comfortably fit in the suite. This suite has a total of 4 beds."
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    "I didn't see an elevator; get a first floor room if you have mobility issues."
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    "108 or 109 are the Jacuzzi rooms"
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    "Lucky in any room, we liked 2nd floor even with luggage."
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