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Northstar Lodge by Welk Resorts

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Lebanon, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

Stayed at Northstar Lodge with friends for a few days in July, 2016. We were in the area for a MTB race. The area is stunningly beautiful, and the property is modern and well maintained. The staff went above and beyond to accommodate. The building maintenance engineers even offered assistance with our bike maintenance. A dream destination.

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Hutch F, Director of Consumer Affairs at Northstar Lodge by Welk Resorts, responded to this review

I appreciate you taking the time to post a review and the highlights and details provided on the resorts location and features. I am glad to see that you enjoyed your stay here at the Welk Resorts. We look forward to you returning for another amazing family vacation. More 

San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016

We went for a Summer Weekend in July. Still pricey for off-season time, but the property is really nicely done. It is a time-share facility, so units I believe to vary a little dependingon owner preferences. Our unit (Catamount #409) had great fixtures and furnishings. Kitchen was huge, and we loved cooking in one night. Nice fireplace and built-in sound... More 

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Hutch F, Director of Consumer Affairs at Northstar Lodge by Welk Resorts, responded to this review

It is great to hear you enjoyed your visit here at the Welk Resorts. I appreciate you taking the time to post a review and the highlights and details provided on the resort activities and features. I am glad our resort team handled the challenges during your vacation with us. Thank you for the highlights and feedback from your stay.... More 

kerry
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

I can only imagine what this place is like during the winter with the various slopes in use because during the summer they are used for biking and trekking and they are superb. Big place much quieter in summer we are told but the facilities are amazing. Went to the Ritz Carlton there....needs to be seen it must be amazing... More 

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Hutch F, Director of Consumer Affairs at Northstar Lodge by Welk Resorts, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post your review. It sounds like you had a great visit! We hope you get a chance to return to the resort during the winter months. We look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

I booked a (very) last minute trip summertime, mid-week at the hotel style rooms. It was relatively easy to do over the phone. The employee clearly described the room, location and where to check in. Check in was beyond easy...right at the entrance to Northstar. Since it was mid-week there was no wait, 2 staff behind the desk and only... More 

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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016

We stayed in a 3 bedroom/2 bath condo. It was clean and fully equipped. The beds were comfortable. We used the free shuttle service to get to the village and the rec center. Kids and adults had a great time swimming, relaxing in the hot tub, playing pickle ball, roller skating, and dining in the village.

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Hutch F, Director of Consumer Affairs at Northstar Lodge by Welk Resorts, responded to this review

I appreciate the feedback from your visit with us. It is great to hear your family enjoyed their stay here at the Welk Resort. Thank you for choosing to stay with us and taking the time to post a review. We hope you visit us again if you return to the area. More 

California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Luxury! We loved the condo. Lots of top of the line amenities, such as all Cuisinart small appliances and J.A. Henckels cutlery. The kitchen is stocked with full sized glasses, wine glasses, coffee cups, etc. unlike 2 of the other Welk resorts I've stayed in. Those have small everything. Small plates, glasses, etc, and small washer and dryer. Northstar has... More 

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Hutch F, Director of Consumer Affairs at Northstar Lodge by Welk Resorts, responded to this review

It is great to see your family enjoyed their vacation here at the Welk Resorts. I appreciate you taking the time to post a review and the highlights and details provided on the resort activities and features. I apologize for what took place at the front desk and your recommendations have been brought to the attention of our Resort management... More 

Huntington Beach, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

This property was originally built as a Hyatt Residence Club, so the design and quality are top-notch. Keep in mind, these are luxury condos and is not really operated as a hotel, so it lacks some of the amenities as a luxury hotel. Although the staff is super friendly and helpful, I think the jury is still out on the... More 

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Hutch F, Director of Consumer Affairs at Northstar Lodge by Welk Resorts, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at Welk Resorts Northstar and sharing your 4-star recommendation. It is always nice to hear back from families after their vacation because their comments help us decide in what areas we need to improve service. Thank you again for sharing your experience and we hope to welcome you back next time you’re in the area. More 

Red Oak, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

We spent a week at Northstar Welk Resort. Awesome resort. Beautiful accommodations, well equipped, plenty of activities. We were there with kids and granddaughter. Everyone had a great time. It was the week of July 4th and except for July 3 and 4 wasn't very busy. Northstar village is in walking distance.

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Hutch F, Director of Consumer Affairs at Northstar Lodge by Welk Resorts, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I appreciate the input and detail. I am glad your family enjoyed their visit here at the Welk resort. We look forward in the hopes to welcome you back to our resort soon. More 

Lodi, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

We decided to go to Northstar to get out of the valley heat. This was our first visit and we were very impressed with the size of the unit. We had a 2 bedroom, unit 2310 overlooking the pool. The kitchen was large with full size upscale appliances, and well stocked. They even provided coffee canisters filled with coffee. The... More 

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Hutch F, Director of Consumer Affairs at Northstar Lodge by Welk Resorts, responded to this review

Thank you for staying here at the Welk Resort and taking the time to post a review. I appreciate the highlights and comments on the quality and condition of our resort and villas. I am glad to see you felt you had a great experience. We look forward to welcoming you back to our resort if your return to the... More 

San Bernardino, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

Being a world class traveler I don't get impressed that easily, but this place was amazing! The rooms are huge, clean and beautiful. My 3 year old and I took a breathtaking nature hike. Fitness center and pool were superb. Can't wait to come back during the winter months!

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Hutch F, Director of Consumer Affairs at Northstar Lodge by Welk Resorts, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to post your review about your stay. I am glad to hear you enjoyed your vacation with us at Welk Resorts Northstar Lake Tahoe. We look forward to having you back this winter. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Ski-In / Ski-Out
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated at the base of the Northstar and two minute walk to multi-activities Village Core (including live music and skating rink), Northstar Lodge boasts ski-in/ski-out, adjacent to Big Springs gondola and Swim and Fitness Center. Features exclusive exteriors with native materials for a naturally weathered appearance, while luxuriously warm appointments set the mood within creating a high-alpine sensibility. All two and three bedroom residences feature a private deck with in & outdoor fireplaces, hickory and carpeted floors, alder cabinets, spacious fully equipped full-size kitchens, and ranch house design interiors. Other amenities include a spacious lounge, media theater, ski and boot valet (winter) and bike valet (summer). Other Activities include Hiking and Golfing, and 15 minutes to Lake Tahoe, Horseback Riding, and other outdoor sports. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Northstar Lodge by Welk Resorts

Address: 970 Northstar Dr, Truckee, CA 96161-4204
Location: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > Truckee
Price Range: $262 - $1,970 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Northstar Lodge by Welk Resorts 4.5*
Number of rooms: 68
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Also Known As:
Northstar Lodge - Hyatt Residence Club Hotel Truckee
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#1 Family Hotel in Truckee
#3 Luxury Hotel in Truckee
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