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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I attended this kind of meeting several times, but here is the best place for meals (breakfast and dinner). The staff was also nice and friendly. The weather was not so good this time, but we enjoyed the stay.

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Granlibakken L, General Manager at Granlibakken Tahoe, responded to this review

We are glad to hear that your meeting at Granlibakken Tahoe was a success. Our conference facilities and accommodations can host groups of 4-400, and our conference packages are all-inclusive, with three meals per day and coffee breaks included for most meetings. We also pride ourselves on offering exceptional customer service to all of our guests. We hope that you...

Vacaville, California
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

6th time we've stayed. Very very kid friendly. Free breakfast buffet is awesome! Lots of snow, sledding hill, small ski hill, and plenty of hiking to do in the area. Very cozy home feel with staff that are consistent (seen the same faces for a few years now). Extremely accommodating to our needs. Pleasant happy staff that are welcoming and...

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Granlibakken L, General Manager at Granlibakken Tahoe, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Granlibakken Tahoe, it is always a pleasure to hear from returning guests. We have partnered with Travis Air Force Base and Beale Airforce Base to offer vouchers to the military stationed there. We pride ourselves on offering great customer service, and we are glad to hear that the staff has been friendly...

Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A day is definitely not enough at this resort, should do a 2-day minimum stay to really have fun at such a perfect place. Highly recommend the place. We had a very peaceful stay and enjoyed every minute of it.

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Granlibakken L, General Manager at Granlibakken Tahoe, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we are happy to hear you had fun during your short visit to Granlibakken Tahoe! Our resort does offer plenty of amenities, activities, and more for short or long stays. From the Treetop Adventure Park to the relaxing Day Spa and pool, hot tub and sauna, there is plenty to do at Granlibakken. We hope...

Sacramento, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

The sledding slope is alot of fun, and offers good speed (no magic carpet). The ski lift is a tow-lift but is sufficent; maybe not the best type of lift for first time snowboarders. But the heated spa is huge (20-30 people) and alot of fun. The large pool and baby pool are both not heated to a warm degree,...

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Granlibakken L, General Manager at Granlibakken Tahoe, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at Granlibakken Tahoe. Our ski and sled hill onsite offers half-priced lift tickets to lodging guests, which is a great value for families. It sounds like you had a blast sledding, and that's great to hear! Our wide variety of lodging options, from standard bedrooms to three-bedroom townhouses, means...

Gilroy, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

I just spent the weekend at Granlibakken, Tahoe City. It was wonderful for many reasons. First of all, our accommodations..... there were 6 adults and 2 children. Our condo was 3 bedrooms with an enclosed loft, basically a 4 bedroom unit with a full kitchen and living/dining area. I had brought up a dinner prepared at home, but needed cooking...

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Granlibakken L, General Manager at Granlibakken Tahoe, responded to this review

Thank you for your glowing review of Granlibakken Tahoe! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay at our hotel, and that you got to take advantage of some of the many amenities that we offer. With room types ranging from standard bedrooms to three-bedroom townhomes, Granlibakken can accommodate families of any size with ease. Many of our...

Atherton, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Granlibakken was the perfect place to take my 12-year-old for his first-ever skiing experience. It's tiny and friendly, and we had a wonderful ski instructor. Also, the FANTASTIC breakfast (with an enormous selection of great food) is included in the room price. (We stayed in the main lodge.) On our third day, we skied at Homewood, which is only 5...

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Granlibakken L, General Manager at Granlibakken Tahoe, responded to this review

We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Granlibakken Tahoe! Our ski and sled hill is perfect for beginners and families, with fewer crowds and more affordable rates than some of the larger resorts. Ski and sled lift passes are half-priced for lodging guests, and rentals and lessons are also available. Our location right outside of...

San Jose, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Granlibakken has a wide selection of room availability - we've visited multiple times so we've stayed in a two bedroom, a suite that sleeps four (picture attached), and a single room for two (like a hotel room). Most places have a fireplace and they provide a duraflame log for you for each night you stay. This suite (17A) has a...

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Granlibakken L, General Manager at Granlibakken Tahoe, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at Granlibakken Tahoe, it is always a pleasure to hear from returning guests! Our many room types from standard bedrooms to 3-bedroom townhouses allow us to accommodate groups of any size comfortably. Our many amenities onsite, from the ski and sled hill, where lift tickets are half-priced for lodging guests,...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best part about staying at Granlibakken is the breakfast that comes with the room reservation. It's a great spread of hot and cold items - cheese omelettes, cheese blitzes, bacon, sausage, potatoes, muffins, croissants, bagels, toast, cereal, fresh fruit, yogurt, hot oatmeal, coffee, hot chocolate, tea, variety of juices. Definitely a great breakfast to give you plenty of energy...

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Granlibakken L, General Manager at Granlibakken Tahoe, responded to this review

We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Granlibakken, and that you enjoy our hot buffet breakfast, included in all rates here at Granlibakken Tahoe. The breakfast is served year-round, and is the perfect way to fuel up for a day of Tahoe activities. We look forward to hosting you again soon!

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In general this was a nice place with helpful staff and a good meal service for a conference venue. The location is great, and the place has its own snow hill. However, the townhouse we stayed in was not up-to-scratch. The rooms were a bit outdated and in need of improvements: the lighting was far too dim, almost useless; the...

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Granlibakken L, General Manager at Granlibakken Tahoe, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review some of the highlights and shortcomings of your recent stay with us, Anthony. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed the conference venue and that our staff was friendly and helpful. I have passed your comments regarding the townhouse on to our Rooms Director, who will work to fix the issues...

Tahoe City, CA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Outstanding hospitality, excellent accommodations, and great food at a year round, full-service resort in its a little valley with its own ski hill and within walking distance of town. Whether in winter, summer, or shoulder seasons, Granlibakken is our favorite by far.

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Granlibakken L, General Manager at Granlibakken Tahoe, responded to this review

We are so glad to hear that Granlibakken Tahoe is your hotel of choice in north Lake Tahoe. Our location is perfect for a Tahoe getaway, with many amenities onsite as well as a location close to many of Tahoe's premier attractions. We hope that you will visit again soon!

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Airport Transportation
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Granlibakken's Tahoe's 74 acre, secluded valley is your very own cozy, alpine getaway. Perfect year-round for groups, weddings and families to connect in an Old Tahoe ambiance. Onsite activities include a treetop adventure park, historic ski & snowboard hill, groomed sled hill, hiking & biking trails, tennis courts and a year-round heated pool and a spa to relax in after all the fun. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Granlibakken Tahoe

Address: 725 Granlibakken Rd., Tahoe City, CA 96145
Location: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > Tahoe City
Price Range: $170 - $371 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Granlibakken Tahoe 3*
Number of rooms: 165
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Granlibakken Hotel Tahoe City
Granlibakken Resort Tahoe City
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“We've stayed in the smallest to the biggest. All rooms are less than 3 minutes from the main lodge.”
 of 5 bubbles ruakiller2, 3 days ago | Read review
“Specify how many people are going to be staying. There are lots of different options for room configurations.”
 of 5 bubbles jocelynk540, 1 week ago | Read review
“Ask if they have a room with a fireplace - they have a wide selection to choose from, so let them know exactly what you're interested in.”
  • Room 17A - a suite with a fireplace - two twins and a fold out sofa - has a kitchen and dining t
  • We were in Suite 17A - on the second story
 of 5 bubbles lizwilliamsdesign, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“We stayed in 10A. It was perfect and I'd stay there again.”
 of 5 bubbles LeahN927, Feb 5, 2017 | Read review
“Main lodge means no walking outside to get to breakfast or dinner, but every building is a bit different- choose one that meets your needs.”
 of 5 bubbles tmag60, Jan 30, 2017 | Read review
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