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Truckee Donner Lodge

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Lakewood, Washington
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25 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The outside of this hotel is beautiful, as is the lobby. The rooms on the other hand were clean but could use a little tender loving care. It looks like they have updated some of the things. Our bathtub had grayish black in the caulking. When I mentioned it to Adam at the front desk as possible black mold he... More 

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Paris, France
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72 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

VERY disapointed by this gloomy, unfriendly hotel that does NOT offer any breakfast on the morning. There is filter coffee in the rooms but the closest restaurant / breakfast places is 8 miles away. The room was jut ok clean, the curtains filled with holes and the whole place needs a serious renovation. Hard to believe considering that it gets... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

Decided to save a few bucks. Big mistake! We had a leaky toilet that kept overflowing. Then room smelled like urine. Told the staff twice over a 5 hour period to please clean. Microwave was old and buzzed all night like an alarm. Place was really noisy, thin walls. Breakfast was cold and plain with only a few options. Only... More 

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Lubbock, Texas
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49 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

This hotel was very clean and well maintained. The staff was super helpful and breakfast was excellent. It had a great price as well - $100 a night. It was a perfect spot to explore Lake Tahoe on a budget. While it wasn't a luxury hotel, it was very nice and had a rustic charm. I would definitely go back!

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Cupertino, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Great place for ski weekends. Neat, clean and simple. Friendly staff. Lovely sitting area with deep comfy couches and a fireplace for relaxing after a great day of skiing. Prices fluctuate with demand. Minus one star because the free breakfast is pretty cheap and bad, but not a big deal. Also, be forewarned that loud and obnoxious teens/young adults may... More 

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Lima, Peru
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

Reception was very fast and friendly, I got there very tired after a long trip from Southamerica and the recepcionist noticed it right away and was very sympathetic. The same kind and good service was provided through all my stay. I even decided to stay there for two additinal days and, even though the hotel was full for the ironman... More 

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Jackson, Wyoming
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

The location of the hotel near Donner Memorial Park and the highway is the best feature of this property. There was nothing remarkable about the property and there were no critical failures. Ideal for those who wish to get to some of the surround attractions then this property offers a great launching point. Highway is close enough that the little... More 

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Sunnyvale, California
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

This hotel is very near to highway. I stayed here for just one night when I was skiing in Squaw valley resort. I booked a single room with king size bed for three (with one 2 years old). Room was decent and clean. I would certainly stay there if I visit north Tahoe again.

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Irvine, California
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30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016 via mobile

Family of four stay at truckee donner lodge for one night before our ski trip. I can tell all the rooms are remodel and updated and is clean. But the outside appearance needs a lot more update and improvement. It is located next to freeway and next to gas station. There are no restaurants close by, you need to drive... More 

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Utah
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25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

Pictures looked better than actual hotel. I was a little disappointed for the price. I expected more of a mountain lodge feel but it is just an average run of the mill budget hotel. Front desk was not very friendly and there was a drunk guy in the hallway who didn't know where he was. The room itself was clean... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the town of Truckee amidst mountains, lakes, alpines and meadows, the Truckee Donner Lodge is a warm relaxing space so you can rest and recharge. Our lodge combines modern luxuries and contemporary decor with the traditional amenities and architecture of a country lodge. Whether you are on the ultimate ski vacation, traveling for business or just need a weekend getaway, the Truckee Donner Lodge offers exceptional amenities.Our guest rooms and feature rooms are simple and serene. Each appointed with a large flat screen TV, refrigerator, coffee pot, wet bar and microwave. Complimentary hi-speed wireless access is available throughout the lodge.Share your day's activities with friends in our lobby with fireplace; or, relax your muscles and admire the stars from our Hot Tub. Cool off during the warm summer days in our outdoor pool—the views of the alpines are magnificent.Wake up each morning to a deluxe Hot Continental Breakfast. Our breakfast bar offers a wide variety of choices including hot and cold cereals, fresh fruit yogurt, scrambled eggs, cheese omelets, bacon, bagels, toast, and muffins.It’s all delicious, all complimentary and all waiting for you at the Newly Remodeled Truckee Donner Lodge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Truckee Donner Lodge

Address: 10527 Cold Stream Rd, Truckee, CA 96161-0513
Location: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > Truckee
Price Range: $146 - $233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Truckee Donner Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 65
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Also Known As:
Truckee Donner Hotel Truckee
Holiday Inn Truckee
Truckee Holiday Inn Express
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