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Reviewed January 18, 2017 via mobile

This is a pretty disgusting place. Bed cover had stains, room smelled like mildew, and there was human hair on the pillow case. I tried to take the bed cover off, but the blanket underneath it was even more disgusting, so I had to put it back. The shower is small, toilet is permanently yellow, wall behind the sink is...

1Thank Mo C
San Francisco Bay Area
Reviewed December 9, 2016

Unfortunately, I had to cancel my reservation 30+ hours before my planned arrival, so I was charged 100% penalty as per hotel rules. I called an owner asking him nicely to move it to the next weekend compensating for any increases in room price if possible. An owner said that he has no rooms for the next weekend. I checked...

1Thank Xebeche
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Pros: cute room with wood paneling, even on the ceiling. Clean, comfortable, big bed. Iron and small ironing board. Hot water is fast and pressure is strong. Fridge, microwave, coffee maker and decent wifi. Location to downtown is a decent walk, but not horrible. Cons: owner is a bit curt on check-in. Room is small. Towels are like thin dish...

Thank Glen B
San Francisco, California
Reviewed August 15, 2016

Stayed only one night...Non smoking room reaked with cigarettes smell everywhere. They didn't offer me another room. Brown pillows from sweat hidden in pillow case. So disgusting. White towels had dirty spots and were rough with hair. Brought all towels for trade and receive more stained towels. Disgust... Carpet transition strips had nails popping up and that was very dangerous....

1Thank greeneyes0001
Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

Room was clean, but small. Inside the room is like a log cabin. Bathroom is in dire need of a remodel. Overall not a bad experience and would stay again in a pinch. Free Wi-Fi and ice machine near office.

Thank JP G
Boulder Creek, California
Reviewed August 14, 2016

First time we stayed at this place. All hotels were booked so this was the best of the worst. The outside of the building is kinda deceiving rearguards to the cabin feel of the interior. The room decor reminds me of a place you might rent in Austria. The room was cute and for the most part it was pretty...

Thank 1mammy
Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

Stayed in the Queen suite. 3 queen beds in the room. The room was clean, clean sheets and towels as well. The duvets are stained, they could use a change. The bathroom was clean, and the water pressure was excellent. Our towels were replaced daily, and housekeeping kept it clean. I requested a room away from the road, so it...

Thank Ivonne R
Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

Hotel owner was rude! I booked online through trip advisor and when I got there with my dogs,(online there's no mention about a $25 fee per dog) instead of using my cheaper booked room and just adding to my bill he booked me a new room, full price. I ended up paying twice as much as I originally thought. When...

Thank Jordan B
Danville, California
Reviewed July 8, 2016

There were so many gross bugs in our bed I looked under our pillow and saw a huge centipede. I flipped up the rest of the covers and saw 3 more bugs. Gross. Besides the nasty bugs in the place where we were supposed to sleep... On the last day, the manager was pounding on our door at 10:50 saying...

Thank mckenziezwet
Pinole, California
Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

They charged me over five hundred for 3 nights in a tiny room with one queen sized bed because it was the weekend of July 4th. I regretted it as soon as I stepped foot into the office. The lady working was unpleasant with poor english. She threatened, "if I see you bring one more person to your room I...

1Thank JDAlameda
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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Pinewood Inn

Address: 3818 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-8905
Location: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > South Lake Tahoe
Price Range: $34 - $123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Pinewood Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 28
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  • This was a bath towel in the room, huge hole. The rest of the towels were stained
 of 5 bubbles 358DawnS, Sep 14, 2015 | Read review
“Pick anything but the room with large Jacuzzi tub.”
 of 5 bubbles 315arsenm, Sep 2, 2015 | Read review
“Call to book in person and confirm rates”
 of 5 bubbles Kathrine777, May 23, 2015 | Read review
“Don't stay in room #2”
 of 5 bubbles 859mattp, Jul 10, 2014 | Read review
“NOT HERE> NO room is worth it!”
 of 5 bubbles Kimbers411, Jun 22, 2014 | Read review
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