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Reviewed 1 week ago

We drove by on a previous stay in October 2016 and thought the cottages looked adorable - something out of a fairy tale. So, we booked a cottage for June but with all the snowfall we decided to check it out during the winter too. We stayed in the Skiiers room and absolutely loved it. Great fireplace and tub in...

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St Ives, United Kingdom
Reviewed March 10, 2017

We had the Cowboy Romance room was decorated with chaps, boots, hats, etc. It was large with two comfy chairs by the fireplace and a large bed. The breakfasts are great...homemade quiche one day and stuffed French toast another day. Yoghurt and fruit are also available. Happy hour included nice wine with homemade carrot soup one evening. The staff cannot...

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Santa Monica, California
Reviewed March 8, 2017

This is the second time me and my husband have stayed here while skiing Squaw. We stayed in one of the cabins, which has a cute little fireplace and sitting area. The bathrooms are updated, as are the rooms. With the stay, free breakfast is included, which is not your typical continental breakfast--they have great things like breakfast burritos and...

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California
Reviewed March 7, 2017

We were traveling to the west side of Lake Tahoe for a wedding, and decided to stay close by for a couple days. Looking at the TA reviews we chose the Cottage Inn. Unfortunately our trip was shortened by a family issue and we had to leave after only 1 day. . . our loss. The staff at the Cottage...

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Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

Booked a stay here for a romantic Valentine's Day getaway. We booked the Cowboy Suite which said it had a view of Lake Tahoe. I wasn't able to see the lake from the room. The room was nice however the TV was a 19 inch boob tube from the 90's. The room had a fireplace but it was on a...

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california
Reviewed February 1, 2017

We stayed two nights in the 'dream catcher' cabin. What a delight! The room was beautifully decorated with a huge bed, a romantic rock fireplace and two person tub. We had a snowy balcony and a cozy nook for reading. The main lodge area was so welcoming and in the evening offered wine and tea, soup and snacks. Breakfast was...

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Novato, California, United States
Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

Planned a recent trip for a two stay. I was caught in a severe snow storm on the way up from Bay Area. Hey 80 was closed so I decided to take hey 50. Twenty five miles from Tahoe I was stopped due to avalanche control. Sat there for three plus hours before deciding to turn back. Spoke to cottage...

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Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed December 31, 2016

I really enjoyed this place. It is right on Lake Tahoe...just a couple minute walk. Lots of tall trees. Right off Hwy 89. When it snowed, it felt like we were in Switzerland. The German breakfast every morning added to that. Wonderful. One issue I had was that our cabin had an upstairs that was another cabin. The first couple...

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Oshawa, Canada
Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I started off our honeymoon at the Cottage Inn in Tahoe City and we were so pleased with our stay! The ladies running the Inn were all so friendly and helpful, giving us recommendations for local dining spots and even going above and beyond to research local sight-seeing info. The accommodations were plentiful, including amazing breakfasts and...

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed November 20, 2016

We can't say enough good things about the accommodations and just how gracious and wonderful the owner and staff were. We stayed the first night in the "Hunters' Room", which was clean and comfortable, but a bit small for a longer stay. And besides, we were on a special vacation -- so we upgraded to the Enchanted Cottage and it...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Cottage Inn,located 2 miles south of Tahoe City,is a cluster of charming cottages with an 'old Tahoe' feel but 'todays' amenities.All rooms have private shower bathrooms, gas fireplaces, TV/VCR/DVD, seating area, some with a 2 person bathtub for special occasions.A full breakfast is served every morning (included in stay) in the main lodge as well as cookies and snacks/wine in the evenings.Our guests have access to a private beach adjacent to our property,bike path southbound or northbound can be picked up behind the property.Secure bike storage onsite.Boat/kayak/paddle board rental nearby.Many restaurants easily to be reached within a few minutes.We are located close to major ski resorts like Homewood,Alpine Meadows and Squaw Valley. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cottage Inn

Address: 1690 W. Lake Blvd., Tahoe City, CA 96145
Location: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > Tahoe City
Price Range: $180 - $302 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Cottage Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 22
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Cottage Hotel Tahoe City
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“Cabins are a little more expensive but worth it.”
BrettNicole1104, Mar 8, 2017 | Read review
“Ask about connecting rooms.”
SuperFlyTNT2011, Dec 31, 2016 | Read review
“the "enchanted cottage" room has a tree in it!!!!”
jmntraveler, Oct 19, 2016 | Read review
“We had Cowboy Romance. Has view of Lake.”
kathyd366, Sep 6, 2016 | Read review
“Upgrade from the smallest rooms if you need a desk. This is an omission in the smallest cabin.”
TheSometimeTraveller, Jul 29, 2016 | Read review
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