We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
6/8/2017 7/8/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Ambassador Motor Lodge

    4130 Manzanita Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-6921
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    6/8/2017 7/8/2017
    Savings alert: 18% below average rate

    The price you found is 18% lower than this hotel's average rate of US$96/night.

    We analyze rates over a 60 day period, and compare your selection to the average rate of comparable stays to ensure you're getting the best possible deal.

    US$108
    US$79
    SAVE US$29
    US$108
    US$79
    Traveller (20)
    Room & Suite (10)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    Overview
    • Excellent32%
    • Very good24%
    • Average19%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible17%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    2.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    6 Aug7 Aug
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 8 partner sites to see rooms from US$79.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all South Lake Tahoe hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "4aad154f6adc4881b73ef9d8f549103b", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":324607,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[79464381],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":6,"month":8,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":7,"month":8,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":79,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"4aad154f6adc4881b73ef9d8f549103b","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":108,"lowestMetaPrice":79,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":108,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":108,"lowestMetaPrice":79,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":108,"hotelName":"Ambassador Motor Lodge","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjRhYWQxNTRmNmFkYzQ4ODFiNzNlZjlkOGY1NDkxMDNiIiwiQUlLIjoiZWRmYzUwYjU2ODZiNDMxMGI0NmRhMTdjMDllOWZkYzMifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "06/08/2017", "checkOut": "07/08/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$79", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"79464381":"CheapTicketsEWS","54091528":"TravelocityEWS","109284791":"HotelsCom2IB","33301558":"Expedia","65714599":"Hotwire","78911962":"OrbitzEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (93)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 91 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    1960s motor lodge. Not been updated since then. No breakfast. Pool OK but they didn't keep towels replenished. Room had duct tape over the holes in the rug; the tub door did not slide, forcing me to get out over the toilet; and the sink...More

    Thank Acton_MA_Mom
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Our room was clean and roomy. Hotels here tend to not have air conditioning because it cools down at night. I felt a little nervous about having the window open, though. I would have liked to have a rod to put in so I could...More

    Thank Lemur1
    Reviewed 21 June 2017

    If you are looking for a no frills hotel...this is it! Our team had 5 rooms here for a June soccer tournament. First let me say that the woman who checked us in was very sweet..only problem was that she promissed to bring us some...More

    Thank brlady31
    Reviewed 18 August 2016

    Hotel was built in the 1960's and I don't think anything had been updated since, turquoise bathroom suite and some very retro lighting. Having said this the rooms were spotlessly clean when we arrived but were not cleaned during our stay. The reception desk was...More

    Thank celesius1
    Reviewed 16 August 2016

    Lots of fun in this really old place that needs updating throughout. Beach access means you will not pay for private beach 3 blocks away. Cleaning crew works hard to keep up but they got mission impossible going on here. No exhaust fan in bathroom...More

    Thank olegreal
    Alpine Inn & Spa
    133 reviews
    #35 of 66 hotels in South Lake Tahoe
     
    Cedar Inn
    40 reviews
    #45 of 66 hotels in South Lake Tahoe
     
    Motel 6 South Lake Tahoe
    155 reviews
    #50 of 66 hotels in South Lake Tahoe
     
    Blue Jay Lodge
    178 reviews
    #48 of 66 hotels in South Lake Tahoe
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$61 - US$155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 57
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Orbitz, Expedia, Hotels.com, TripOnline SA, Cancelon, Travelocity, Hotwire and Cheap Tickets so you can book your Ambassador Motor Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • Lake Tahoe (California) >
    • South Lake Tahoe
    • Also Known As
    • Ambassador Motor Hotel South Lake Tahoe ,
    • Ambassador Hotel Lake Tahoe ,
    • Ambassador Motel Lake Tahoe
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (20)
    Room & Suite (10)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (15)
    Nearby
    Capri Motel
    62 reviews
    .07 km away
     
    7 Seas Inn at Tahoe
    826 reviews
    .06 km away
     
    Basecamp South Lake Tahoe
    1,056 reviews
    .04 km away
     
    Roadside Inn
    14 reviews
    .11 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Lucky Beaver Bar and Burger
    376 reviews
    .42 km away
    Friday's Station Steak & Seafood Grill
    420 reviews
    .32 km away
    Hard Rock Cafe
    597 reviews
    .18 km away
    Jimmy's at The Landing Resort & Spa
    433 reviews
    .40 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Harveys Casino
    551 reviews
    .28 km away
    The Gondola at Heavenly
    1,782 reviews
    .50 km away
    Lakeside Beach
    78 reviews
    .47 km away
    Heavenly Mountain Resort
    577 reviews
    .43 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Ambassador Motor Lodge staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "If you just want somewhere to sleep this hotel would be fine"
    Read review
    "I said no on the WIFI because it was so slow that we finally gave u p and didn't use it. Don't plan..."
    Read review
    "The issue is with the noise from the leaf blower used two to three times in the middle of the week Weekends..."
    Read review
    "Second floor rooms, and corner rooms, are better."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing