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    Blue Jay Lodge

    4133 Cedar Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-6952
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    11/06/2017 12/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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          US$60
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          Overview
          • Excellent8%
          • Very good31%
          • Average31%
          • Poor12%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          2.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 8 April 2017

          The hotel is a bit old & worn, but the nice timber, slanted ceiling added to the rustic appeal. We stayed on the bottom floor and were able to park right next to our room. Breakfast was coffee, orange juice, donuts, dry cereal, apple &...More

          Thank joanne C
          Reviewed 22 February 2017

          A smallish motel next to South Lake Tahoe, CA. A short walk to lakefront and Nevada side casinos. The room itself was quite small. When you turned the faucet on it was like a waterfall was unleashed. But after all it was dirt cheap. So...More

          Thank Jan R
          Reviewed 11 February 2017

          This hotel is on a quiet street a block west of Lake Tahoe Blvd which makes it perfect to unpack and forget about the hassle of driving once you arrive, if you don't mind walking into town. Our room was average in size with a...More

          Thank Kevin G
          Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

          Stayed last week at Blue Jay Lodge.The reception is very friendly and will answer your queries about SLT. The room is clean and come with breakfast.We stayed in big room with 3 queen beds. The property location is very near the Harvey's and Harrahs. recommended...More

          Thank Airwind157
          Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

          This has an excellent location to the casinos- just one block away. The breakfast is simple: donuts, bananas, cereal, tea and coffee. The rooms are always clean. The only thing that bothers me is the stream of light from outdoors that comes into your room....More

          Thank Theresa R
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          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Pool
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
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          • Breakfast included
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          • Air Conditioning
          • Microwave
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          • Pool
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          • US$45 - US$338 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 64
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          Ssgeogirl
          has anyone used the private beach? how far of a walk is it?
          16 June 2015|
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          Jason S
          How far of a walk from Blue Jay to the Heavenly gondola? Pain to do it in ski boots?
          23 October 2014|
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          Response from tkmyadvice2 | Reviewed this property |
          SunnyJoy answered the question perfectly! You should look for deals on Groupon or TravelZoo for stays at the resorts right at Heavenly Gondola, as well as staying at Kingsbury of Tahoe, which is right at the ski lifts. There... More
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          Leon K
          I'd like to contact the managers, email address???
          19 November 2014|
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          "Lower level, handicap room at front of motel, very spacious."
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          "Look at all reviews very closely."
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          "Choose 2nd floor to avoid hearing footsteps and can climb stairs. Near stairs you will hear footfalls."
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          "Any other hotel would be better."
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