While planning a road trip from Sacramento, I searched for hotels close to Lake Tahoe. I read reviews about this one and booked it. We arrived very late at night. The hotel was nice in appearance on the outside and was nice on the inside. The desk person was very pleasant as well. The room was very nice...we only stayed one night, but I could have stayed there much longer. I woke to a view of a bright, blue sky and large pine trees from the big window...and I got up to see that there is a stream out back as well.
The hotel was easy to find and very convenient for driving to/from Lake Tahoe. The breakfast area isn't huge, but there is plenty of seating and the hotel offered enough food like any other Holiday Inn type hotel.
No need to wonder about this hotel...for the price, location, and proximity to Tahoe, this is your best bet. I'm working on another trip to Lake Tahoe and plan to stay at this hotel again.
- 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
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- Also Known As:
- Truckee Donner Hotel Truckee
- Holiday Inn Truckee
- Truckee Holiday Inn Express