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Campground by the Lake

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Bakersfield, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Just spent a week camping in Southlake tahoe we had a great experience the facilities are great restrooms are clean & well kept. Showers have plenty of hot water after a long day of hiking and being on the lake . The staff is very polite & friendly always asking how everything is going .we were lucky to be there... More 

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Loved the location, right across the street from the beach/water in South Lake Tahoe. Close to lots of places to eat and easy access to trails, etc. Bathrooms were old, but clean. Felt very safe and secure here, lots of patrolling. A real gem!

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Nevada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Campground right in the middle of the city without the feel of the city. Very close walking distance to the lake. Staff was very nice. Bathroom/shower area was not very clean, and needs modernization. Biggest drawback wad the bums in the camp using the facilities, and having to walk by them on the lake, and on the way to the... More 

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Jackson, Michigan
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7 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for about 5 days. The location is great. Everything else, not so much. We brought 2 jeeps and a camper all on 1 trailer. We camped on the trailer, and had 2 jeeps on the campsite. The campsites are pretty big-which is great. But, you are only allowed to have 2 vehicles on a campsite during ur... More 

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San Diego, California
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We've camped at several places in Tahoe and we loved campground by the lake. Close walking to a lot of things and a short bike ride to many things as well. Centrally loved. If you don't mind the dust and some street traffic noise it is great. Showers were old but clean and hosts were very friendly. I would def... More 

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Henderson, NV
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for 6 nights at the end of June. This is a beautiful campground, in a high traffic area, very close to many attractions. Right across the street is a great sandy beach with bathrooms and a snack stand. It's a short bike ride from all the adventures and shopping available at the Heavenly Gondola. There are plenty of... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
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3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice location by the lake, central to recreation and yet located in south Lake Tahoe. It is definitely urban and in no way remote or secluded. They also have flushing toilets and free hot showers! The only annoying part was a horrible registration process where you literally have to go through dozens of sites one by one looking for vacancies.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

Now that we're retired, we come here for two weeks every year. We meet friends here from Southern California, and all of us really enjoy it here. We get to hike, ride bikes, enjoy campfires and walks to the lake since it's just across the street. Yet it is all close enough to be close to restaurants and ice cream... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Good campground just a little too close to the highway. We could see and hear cars but they were slightly obscured through the trees. It is well kept and I probably would go back. Check in was easy however the gentleman was not very warm but eventually warmed up and that was nice.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

We stayed in the A loop in a 42 foot fifth wheel. What a nice change from the last few places we've stayed. There are lots of trees, and the sites in this loop were large with a picnic table and fire ring. It is right in town and very convenient. We walked to MacDuff's Public House for dinner one... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Campground by the Lake-owned and operated by the City of South Lake Tahoe has 50 hookup spots and 120 spots without hookups. Tons of fun for the whole family, we are 2.3 miles away from the stateline on the California side. We are directly across route 50 from El Dorado Beach, a popular South Shore destination. We have shops and restuarants within walking distance and public transportation east to the Stateline (Casinos, Heavenly Village) and west all the way to Emerald Bay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Campground by the Lake

Address: 1150 Rufus Allen Blvd., South Lake Tahoe, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
Location: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > South Lake Tahoe
Price Range: $23 - $31 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 180
Also Known As:
Campground By The Lake Hotel South Lake Tahoe
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