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Mellow Mountain Hostel

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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

spent 3 nights here, and I realy enjoied it. the dorms are not crowded as in most hostels, ( 4 people only). each room with own bathroom. The kitchen / lounge area is great , and there is a balcony. I had spent 50 US$ and 60 US $ in NY and Denver hostels. Here it is 30. Its a... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

After travelling almost a day from Australia to SFO then a stunning 4 hour drive it was a welcoming place to stay - nice rooms, well-run and very social atmosphere. Also close to main shops and bars of Sth Tahoe. Was especially grateful that they found a room for me on a busy Memorial Day weekend.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

I stayed here for 4 nights and absolutely loved it. The hostel itself is in a great location, about 5 minutes from the lake and 5 minutes from the ski lifts. Everyone at the hostel was incredibly welcoming, the common room is really popular and I was never left alone or without something to do. The rooms were all very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

My daughter and I leave tomorrow and rate this hostel with the highest marks possible. We have hosteled all over the world. Elias and Wolfie have created a traveler friendly, good energy home away from home. The location is near everything we need: supermarket, restaurants. Sparkling clean bed linens, huge room with bath, heat, clean kitchen, washer and dryer, meaningful... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016 via mobile

You really get value for money with Mellow Mountain. Having paid relatively little for our own room, we also had extensive cooking and communal facilities and a computer room. The people at reception were really welcoming, our room was clean and the owner sorted out some late arriving friends coming into our room without any hassle. Having a hassle free... More 

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Park City, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016

Clean and chill hostel. Kitchen is super nice and the hostel within walking distance to pretty much everything you would need. Staff were very friendly and answered any questions we had about the best places to eat or where to find a shop for something. Beds were comfy but if you're a side sleeper like me bring an extra pillow... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016

I've stayed at Mellow Mountain a couple times and it was spot on. Wolfie and Elias take great pride in creating a chilled out hostel that still ticks all the boxes of being clean, well maintained, and professional. Anna and the other staff I met are cheerful, friendly, and always willing to help out. My girlfriend and I had a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

Spent 6 days here whilst exploring the various ski resorts in the vicinity. The group are very welcoming, big rooms with comfy beds and good sized bathrooms. Common areas also big and nice - always someone around to chat to. Well placed for casinos and some of the Tahoe nightlife. Only downside is the height of the shower head -... More 

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Dieppe, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2016 via mobile

Thanks to them I met GREAT people and had a great time ! This place is cheap, clean, quiet ! There is a big kitchen and a leaving room and a community room and a carport for the cars, so.... What else ??? This place is also very close to the Gondola (heavenly). You've just need to walk a block... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2016

This was my first time staying at a hostel and I had an amazing time. Met so many great people who I hope to be friends with for a long time to come. The owners are very smart people who are doing exactly what they love to do and still having fun in life. I would highly recommend this to... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hello, we are the Mellow Mountain Hostel! We are a brand new hostel out of South Lake Tahoe, a beautiful mountain town with a great big alpine lake in California. We offer our guests the option of sleeping in a 4 person dorm room, or a private room. We have built a brand new large communal room as well as a large brand new kitchen. We hope to see you soon! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mellow Mountain Hostel

Address: 4081 Cedar Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-6979
Location: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > South Lake Tahoe
Price Range: $40 - $54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 19
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