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Big Pines Mountain House of Tahoe

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

My kids and I stayed there last weekend and had a great time! Big Pines Mountain House is within walking distance to all of the casinos, restaurants and Starbucks!! It's very clean, affordable and comfortable. The front desk clerks were fun and adorable too;-) I highly recommend!

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Ruben Z, General Manager at Big Pines Mountain House of Tahoe, responded to this review

Hi Julie, We are here to serve you. Thanks for your kind review! Please come back soon. Cordially, Ruben Z. G.M. More 

Grimsby, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

We have recently returned from the Big Pines after staying there for 2 weeks whilst Snowboarding. The room on the second floor in the annexe was a reasonable size with good closet for snowboards and equipment. It also gave us everyhing we needed: fridge, microwave, coffee maker, TV and was clean with daily maid service. The motel is very handy... More 

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Ruben Z, Manager at Big Pines Mountain House of Tahoe, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you, thank you, thank you.... We are very happy to see your review! Please come back soon! Cordially, Ruben Z G.M. More 

Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

This isn't the most glamorous of motels but its what I thought it would be. The decor was outdated, nothing fancy but it was clean. I really didn't plan on spending a lot of time in the room so it was perfect for the price. We could walk to both the gondola at Heavenly and the casino. It was an... More 

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Ruben Z, Manager at Big Pines Mountain House of Tahoe, responded to this review

Hi, We are very happy to served you well. We appreciate your review and business, please come back soon! Thanks! Cordially, Ruben Z More 

Elk Grove, California, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

I have reviewed this hotel before. They have really clean rooms and a very nice staff. The location is perfect. I come to SLT for business all the time and stay in the lodging by Heavenly because the prices are so much better. The truth about this location is, if you want a big, clean room with a coffee maker... More 

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Ruben Z, Manager at Big Pines Mountain House of Tahoe, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you very much for your support! Please come back soon! Thanks again! Cordially, Ruben Z. More 

Sedalia, Missouri
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

The rooms were great, the staff was exceptional and the opportunity to have a gathering room for our family gatherings was priceless. Every single person in our group was happy and we had 22 people there. The staff was very helpful in the planning process, we were able to do everything we wanted to do and all of us were... More 

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Ruben Z, General Manager at Big Pines Mountain House of Tahoe, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you, thank you, thank you!!! See you next year. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

There's a ton of motels all located in the same area. Its not a bad location, close to the strip of casinos and the beach. The pool was in utter disuse, and the room wasn't too spacious. But hey, for a last minute bargain, not bad.

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Ruben Z, Public Relations Manager at Big Pines Mountain House of Tahoe, responded to this review

Hi Neil, Thank you for your patronage and review. Our pool is seasonal and opens from May to September. Please come back again. Thank you! Cordially, Ruben Z More 

San Jose, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

this a good hotel on the border of CA and NV - perfect place if you want to gamble at Harrah's. The room was clean, but the bed was squeaky. Good if you want to stay only for a couple of nights. THe breakfast was good. Overall it was a comfortable stay.

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Ruben Z, Public Relations Manager at Big Pines Mountain House of Tahoe, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you very much for staying with us! Please come back soon! More 

San Francisco, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

Located at a very central location with a short walk to the casinos and beaches, this hotel is priced right and is a good getaway for a couple fo days. The rooms are nice, big and comfortable. A family of four has plenty of room in a double queen bedroom. Bathrooms are slightly small in size and shower pressure not... More 

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Ruben Z, Public Relations Manager at Big Pines Mountain House of Tahoe, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you very much your business and review. I'm very glad that you liked us, we work very hard every day to make your stay nice and affordable. Please come back soon! Thanks again! Cordially, Ruben Z More 

Los Gatos, California, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

Low cost hotel has acceptable amenities, free w-fi, and is clean but beware. Breakfast is terrible, skimpy and poorly presented Walls are very thin and you can hear everything all around you- hope there is no baby next door Every additional request comes at a cost; hide-a bed, check in before 3 and staff has zero empowerment or decision making.... More 

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Ruben Z, Public Relations Manager at Big Pines Mountain House of Tahoe, responded to this review

Hi, Your feedback is truly appreciated, we'll keep improving until we get you patronage back and your satisfaction. Please come back and give us a second chance. Thanks. Cordially, Ruben Z. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

My stay at the big pines was great from the friendly staff at check in to the house keeping staff all 5 stars for service,the hotel is well looked after inside and out very clean,the rooms are large and clean tv has all the channels ,frig microwave bathroom clean,clean,clean bed great with 4 pillows also air con or a gas... More 

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Ruben Z, Public Relations Manager at Big Pines Mountain House of Tahoe, responded to this review

Hi Robert, Thank you very much for your business and support. Our family appreciates your review and your patronage. Please come back soon! Cordially, Ruben Z More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Big Pines Mountain House is conveniently located in the center of South Lake Tahoe, within walking distance to major attractions - Heavenly Ski resort, the casinos and the Lake itself. We offer clean, comfortable and affordable rooms. Free wi-fi, complimentary breakfast, heated seasonal pool and the location make us the best value in town. Do not leave your pets behind, we will be happy to accept them in our hotel. Come visit us! Our friendly staff is always here to help you to make your Tahoe getaway simply fun! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Big Pines Mountain House of Tahoe

Address: 4083 Cedar Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-6979 (Formerly Viking Motor Lodge)
Location: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > South Lake Tahoe
Price Range: $54 - $215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Big Pines Mountain House of Tahoe 2*
Number of rooms: 74
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Also Known As:
Big Pines Mountain House Of Tahoe Hotel South Lake Tahoe
Big Pines Mountain Lake Tahoe
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#1 Green Hotel in South Lake Tahoe
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