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    Bluelake Inn at Tahoe

    944 Friday Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-6925
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    US$57
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    Overview

    • Excellent15%
    • Very good41%
    • Average27%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible5%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    2 Star Hotel
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    446 reviews
    #24 of 66 hotels in South Lake Tahoe
     
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    Mark Twain Lodge
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    326 reviews
    #26 of 66 hotels in South Lake Tahoe
     
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    Reviewed 10 March 2017

    This is not upscale or newly renovated. What it is, hesitate to tell the public, but I must after all. Blue Lake Inn IS quiet, clean, friendly, very reasonable $$ and best of all....wait for it... You can walk to the gondola at Heavenly Valley...More

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    Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

    You can't beat the location of this hotel. It's perfect for skiers and snowboarders as it's just a block away from the heavenly ski resort gondola. It was such a treat to come back to a good soak in the hot tub after a long...More

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    Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

    Great hotel to crash at after a hard day of skiing. The room and bathroom were very clean. Decor is a little dated but we barely noticed as we were exhausted. Wish there was a hot tub but it was under 5-6' of snow.

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    Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

    My husband and I stayed here and it was perfect for our needs. We wanted an affordable place with beach access and walkable to downtown. It's a no frills, clean, affordable spot. We loved the beach access and parking. Short easy walk to South Lake...More

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    Reviewed 10 October 2016

    The room was clean, but in need of some repairs and updates. Toilet ran. Television was ancient. Not a flat screen. Could not even view HD format. Thankfully we had a tablet to use. Wi Fi worked very well. Did not pay for advanced speeds...More

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    Big Pines Mountain House of Tahoe
    446 reviews
    #24 of 66 hotels in South Lake Tahoe
     
    3 Peaks Resort & Beach Club
    1,079 reviews
    #18 of 66 hotels in South Lake Tahoe
     
    Mark Twain Lodge
    54 reviews
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    Paradice Motel
    326 reviews
    #26 of 66 hotels in South Lake Tahoe
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$55 - US$190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #5 Spa Hotel in South Lake Tahoe
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
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    Is smoking allowed? - I just booked a room but there is no specification as to the room is smoking or non-smoking. Please advise.
    16 October 2016|
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    Response from Debra D | Reviewed this property |
    non-smoking I believe
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    "Sorry I can't, I KNOW the best room and have to keep that in my pocket."
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    "Free Wi Fi worked great. Don't need to pay for upgrade."
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    "room with gas fire place and spa was great."
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    "stay away from the rooms in front of the pool"
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