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Great Bear Lodge - Tahoe Mountain Lodging

4001 Northstar Dr, Truckee, CA 96161-4250
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Reviewed February 23, 2015
Great accommodation for families and friends!
The snow was not this great this winter, however the resort is... more
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Reviewed February 23, 2015

The snow was not this great this winter, however the resort is wonderful. We rented a 4-bedroom apartment at the Great Bear Lodge and we had a great time. All rooms overlook the ice-skating rink. It is a short easy walk (3 - 5 min) to the Gondola. Even my 7 year old can carry the ski and walk to...

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TahoeMountainLodging, Director of Sales at Great Bear Lodge - Tahoe Mountain Lodging, responded to this review

Hi Candice- Thanks for submitting a review about Great Bear & we're so pleased you had a nice stay in the residence. Yes, mother nature has not given us optimal conditions this year, but it sounds like you enjoyed dining, shops and family fun in the Village. Please join us again; summer is spectacular in Tahoe!

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Reviewed February 3, 2014

I normally don't write a review if the existing reviews accurately depict the establishment. However, in this case, while all of the reviews are EXCELLENT for this property, Great Bear Lodge was listed as number six out of ten so I thought I would chime in. GBL truly is excellent in every way. The unit we had was flawless, the...

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TahoeMountainLodging, Director of Sales at Great Bear Lodge - Tahoe Mountain Lodging, responded to this review

Hi American Curmudgeon- We couldn't agree more. :) Thanks for your review & we're thrilled you enjoyed Great Bear. It is very special & offers you center stage to all that the Village at Northstar has to offer. We hope to see you again soon. Nicole

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Reviewed May 2, 2012

We stayed in a 3 bedroom Great Bear condo. All I can say is "Swanky!" There is a secure building and the elevator from the lobby opens right into the rooms. Each room had a bathroom and we had an enormous living room, kitchen and balcony area. I loved the fireplace, it was a great place to dry my boots...

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LakeTahoeBear, Director of Sales at Great Bear Lodge - Tahoe Mountain Lodging, responded to this review

I am so glad Mlkeone that you had the opportunity to experience Great Bear Lodge this winter! It is definitely the ultimate location for folks that love to be in the center of all the excitement and winter activity that Northstar California provides our guests! I hope to see you back soon and thank you very much for taking the...

Pacific Grove, California
Reviewed February 4, 2012

I've scheduled company trips to Northstar for the last 4 years. The first year we rented a house and had fun. The next two years we stayed at Iron Horse at Northstar resort and it was incredible. This year we decided to try Great Bear at Northstar and we will definitely be back next year. Iron Horse is now our...

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LakeTahoeBear, Director of Sales at Great Bear Lodge - Tahoe Mountain Lodging, responded to this review

Thank you very much Max for taking the time to provide a review of your visit to Tahoe Mountain Resorts Lodging Great Bear Lodge! You are so correct when you say that having a view of the ice rink and listening to music apres' ski is pretty sweet, I so agree. I also appreciate you recommending that folks request the...

New York City, New York
Reviewed July 13, 2011

One of the best resort accommodations I have ever stayed in. Very posh and amazingly super clean. Better than expected. Linens and beds were great as was furniture. Would definitely stay again. Security was not a problem at all, elevators are very safe.

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LakeTahoeBear, Director of Sales at Great Bear Lodge - Tahoe Mountain Lodging, responded to this review

Sol glad you enjoyed Tahoe Mountain Resorts Lodging Great Bear Lodge...it's quite a compliment when a guest from New York City takes the time to write a review commending our accommodations (New York has phenomenal hotels). Thank you so much for staying with us this summer and we look forward to seeing you again soon!

Sacramento, CA
Reviewed September 11, 2010

We stayed in a four bedroom and four and a half bath unit in Great Bear Lodge. Check in was easy and friendly. We had three cars in our group and they provided us with free parking inside a secure garage requiring key card to enter. From the garage you enter the "private elevator" which opens right into your unit....

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Ski-In / Ski-Out
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Great Bear Lodge, set in the heart of the Village at Northstar™, features luxurious three and four-bedroom condominium residences with commanding views of the outdoor skating rink, mountains and Village excitement. Guests will enjoy the privacy of direct elevator access into each residence and generous floorplans of 2,100 to 3,400 square feet. All Great Bear accommodations include a chef's kitchen finished with granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances, a sprawling great room with natural stone fireplace and many units offer a separate office/den. Complimentary wi-fi, underground parking and access to the on-site swimming pool, hot tubs, fitness centers and steam rooms is included. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Great Bear Lodge - Tahoe Mountain Lodging

Address: 4001 Northstar Dr, Truckee, CA 96161-4250
Location: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > Truckee
Price Range: $199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 82
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“I loved looking out over the skating rink from the balcony.”
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“I'm sure they're all really nice, but ask for the units that have a balcony facing the ice rink”
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