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Pinewood Inn

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Pinole, California
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

They charged me over five hundred for 3 nights in a tiny room with one queen sized bed because it was the weekend of July 4th. I regretted it as soon as I stepped foot into the office. The lady working was unpleasant with poor english. She threatened, "if I see you bring one more person to your room I...

1Thank JDAlameda
Santa Clara, California
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Room was clean and bed was comfortable. There is just enough parking for all the rooms (not a very big parking lot) although confirmation email said otherwise. There is no breakfast but wifi is free. Close to many eating joins and the marina.

Thank SouriDatta
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

This was a great hotel. The management are really nice. The ambiance was perfect for lake tahoe! I recommend it to anyone who really wants to enjoy their stay. Nice rustic rooms. We stayed in a 3 room suite. Check it out!

Thank Yvette V
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for 1 night as a family of 4. We turned up and booked. The woman at reception seemed nice but the man was quite miserable. The room was fine but absolutely freezing cold!!!! We asked reception to light our gas fire which we couldn't keep on all night and woke up cold with runny noses. 4 cups...

1Thank rebecca m m
Point Reyes, CA
Reviewed 6 October 2015

Our room had old, old drapes and a bedspread with holes, disgustingly stained pillows, wet carpet where the ceiling had leaked, moldy shower with broken faucet, a fan for a.c., a flimsy lock on the door and no bolt, bars on the window and the smoke alarm was missing. Some of the other patrons made noise all night long. I...

1Thank 25swan
Grass Valley, California
Reviewed 15 September 2015

The room was DIRTY. The carpet at the foot of the queen sized bed smelled of vomit and was sticky dirty everywhere. The two chairs were stained. I found a cannabis seed in my night stand drawer, and the other night stand was nailed shut. We ran out of "Kleenex" after one use and, upon lifting the empty box out...

Thank mikuzy
San Pablo, California
Reviewed 14 September 2015

This was the worst experience ever. I booked this hotel thru Expedia (a trusted site) and it was horrible. The carpet was torn and had holes all over it. It was so stained and smelled disgusting. I was shocked when I plugged in my hot iron, there was no grounded outlets. The bathroom- the door would not close, the towels...

Thank Dawn S
Fresno, California
Reviewed 3 September 2015

The best thing in the room was the Jacuzzi tub big enough to hold four people.Not that we had four people. The bed was king size. The refrige,held the Microwave, and it held the coffee maker. The closet was a shelve with rod across to hang maybe four garments. Under the shelf was the desk. So couldn't hang dress or...

Thank Arsen M
Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

There is a swastica carved onto the wall including with SS symbol place was dirty sticky carpet, comforter had stains and pillows smelled funny and the heater wasn't working. I told them about it in the morning and the owner was confrontational she sad they shut it off because it's August well it was 54 Fahrenheit and it was not...

Thank Bozidar R
Pacifica, California
Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

This place is just the pits! They gave us one queen bed for 3 people and then had the nerve to say we could have a king bed for $50 more! It was already way overpriced! The room had a disgusting odor to it and was the size of a shoebox! It was falling apart and filthy dirty. The icing...

Thank AlliBalli44

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Pinewood Inn

Address: 3818 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-8905
Region: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > South Lake Tahoe
Price Range: €31 - €160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Pinewood Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 28
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  • This was a bath towel in the room, huge hole. The rest of the towels were stained
358DawnS, 14 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Pick anything but the room with large Jacuzzi tub.”
315arsenm, 2 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Call to book in person and confirm rates”
Kathrine777, 23 May 2015 | Read review
“Don't stay in room #2”
859mattp, 10 Jul 2014 | Read review
“NOT HERE> NO room is worth it!”
Kimbers411, 22 Jun 2014 | Read review
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