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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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Orange County, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

This place is SO laid back, it was quite refreshing. No frills, no sewer hook up, but a nice guy with a stinky truck will come take care o'biz for a mere $10. Walking distance to fun stuff, kind do pups, and accommodated me last minute for 3 days, although I needed to hitch up and move every day after... More 

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Silverdale, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016

You could not have a more convenient location for a campground if you want to be near all the happenings in Lake Tahoe and still have peace and quiet. It is a short walk to the lake from the campground.The staff was very nice. We were able to pick up regular TV signal as well. We will stay here again... More 

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Mauensee, Lucerne, Switzerland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2016

In fact, this can be a legitimate question while making a reservation at this campground! We transmitted our credit card number while making a reservation for next September and received an automatically answer that we will be charged for the deposit in the next weeks. This was last November. In the meantime our credit card was not be charged. But... More 

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Wellfleet, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015 via mobile

My wife and I stayed here the last weekend of October which was the end of the season for this campground. Very few other campers were on the property, so it felt like we had the entire place for ourselves. I like the location, very close to both the lake and downtown South Lake Tahoe. The sites are very wooden... More 

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Moses Lake
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015 via mobile

Very nice campground, convenient location. Great access to the Lake. The camp hosts are very kind and engage in conversation easily, however this campground is very strict on vehicles, they need to lighten up.

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015 via mobile

We really enjoyed this campground. The sites are very large and spaced well apart. We booked into a 42 FT pull thru and our 28 FT trailer and truck looked like a child sleeping in a king size bed with its teddy bear! We were in loop C, so no hook ups but generator hours are 8am to 8pm and... More 

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Chicago
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015

Beautiful setting, right on Lake Tahoe. Lots of trees providing shade. The location couldn't be better. It's not a quiet park - kids running around, lots of dogs, fires each night. The camp hosts were very friendly. The sites are quite large (depends on the site), but leveling requires some work. No wifi, but Verizon signal was strong. Bathrooms aren't... More 

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Fernley, Nevada
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8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

Friendly & knowledgeable staff that travel the park periodically to answer any concerns that may come up. Very clean restrooms & showers. Tall pine trees so almost always shady & smelled wonderful all the time.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

I love love love this campsite. I had an RV I rented delivered to CBTL, and I am glad that I did. What a nice place to camp. They have plenty of bathrooms available with plenty of hot water for the showers. The offer a place by the restrooms to wash your dishes and have camp hosts through out the... More 

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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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