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St. Petersburg, Florida
Reviewed 14 November 2014

This location is in the center of Tahoe City & within walking or biking distance to every major location as well as many restaurants, bike/boat/jet ski rentals, retail & food stores, etc. If you are going to spend the day enjoying Tahoe's outside world on rental equipment or just hiking around, plan on saving money for those activities by spending...

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cjpendleton, Owner at Americas Best Value Inn-Tahoe City/Lake Tahoe, responded to this review

It is so nice to hear all the wonderful features of our ABVI hotel from guests who have stayed here. We thank you for taking the time to respond and hope that you will come visit us again.

Thousand Oaks, California, United States
Reviewed 8 November 2014

Never stayed in an America's Best Value Inn before, it's a couple steps up from Motel 6 and some other places in the same price range. On a road-trip/adventure visiting 29 counties around Northern California regarding my wife's hobby/activity of Geocaching. Only concern was TV. Nice big flat-screen, but won't show full picture and which was no a big concern,...

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cjpendleton, Owner at Americas Best Value Inn-Tahoe City/Lake Tahoe, responded to this review

We are proud to have the only wide-screen TV's in Tahoe City but was concerned that you did not have sound on some of the programs, especially the stock market channel. Yes, sometimes the cable companies do not perform at their best but we will certainly do research on the reasons. Thank you for bringing this to our attention and...

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 10 October 2014

Stayed here while go river rafting on the Truckee River. It's a great location, right in the middle of Tahoe City with in walking distance to the beach, shops, grocery store and restaurants. My room faced the golf course but it was very noisy. There was a common walkway both in front of my room and also behind it which...

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cjpendleton, Owner at Americas Best Value Inn-Tahoe City/Lake Tahoe, responded to this review

It was great to hear that you were able to go RAFTING ON THE TRUCKEE! It is a beautiful experience just to sit back in your raft and watch the scenery go buy. Yes, our location is the best, especially when you can walk to the rafting point without driving a car.

San Jose, California
Reviewed 7 October 2014

My other half and I stayed here for one night. The room was clean, nice pool, hot tub and staff were friendly. We had a late check out so we missed breakfast. I asked the gal at the front desk when we were checking out if they had any coffee and she said no, but I can brew a fresh...

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cjpendleton, Owner at Americas Best Value Inn-Tahoe City/Lake Tahoe, responded to this review

Whenever I see that someone from San Jose has stayed at our hotel, I think of the wonderful times I had in that city. I'm happy that the desk manager offered to brew you a fresh pot of coffee, in spite of being out of it. That is AWSOME service and I thank you for your kind comments.

Evesham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 October 2014

Stayed here one night and as usual for us it was picked as it was 100% non smoking. Check in was pleasant and we were told we had a good room, which I think looking at the majority on offer it was, 2nd floor overlooking the golf course. Now for a budget hotel this was a good sized room, you...

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cjpendleton, Owner at Americas Best Value Inn-Tahoe City/Lake Tahoe, responded to this review

I, myself will not stay at a hotel unless it has NON-SMOKING ROOMS!. Unfortunately, we can't ban smoking outside so the smell of tobacco sometimes finds it's way into a room in spite of all our efforts. Anyway, we thank you for all your positive comments, and please, come again.

Reviewed 22 September 2014 via mobile

We stayed outside Tahoe city for our first 2 days in town and moved in the night before the race. The room was clean and inviting. The staff was pleasant. We will stay here next time definitely. Was a breath of fresh air from the smoke we were fighting outside.

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chico,ca
Reviewed 11 September 2014

Stayed here because it was the only place available (within reason) for an event. The hotel is a well worn "motel". However the room was clean and comfy. Staff awesome, very helpful. Appreciated coffee in the am...don't expect much more. Easy walk to bus stops, restraunts and bars.

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Minneapolis, MN
Reviewed 11 August 2014

We were pretty sure we wouldn't stay here again when the manager's (Doug P.) first words to my husband, during check-in, were "Do you have a dog? There are no dogs allowed! Even in the parking lot!" No, we DON'T have a dog; my brother and his wife followed us into the parking lot in a separate vehicle; they have...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 21 July 2014 via mobile

The location was great, although the rooms were dated. The room was clean in general but had a musty smell & the carpet, upholstery, etc. did not seem so clean. We have a 1 year old and her hands & legs were pretty dirty after crawling around on the floor in the room. The breakfast was small- juice & some...

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Redding
Reviewed 20 July 2014

This is an old hotel; however, it is clean and the beds are very comfortable. You can walk to Lake Tahoe, across the street and to all stores and restaurants easily in Tahoe City. The front side hotel rooms overlook the parking lot with glimpses through the trees of the lake. The back side rooms overlook a small golf course...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We have been AAA rated for over 34 years,FEMA-Approved and the only hotel on North Lake Tahoe having individual heating/Air conditioning units-Activity-Centered between the lake and Golf Course,across street from COMMONS BEACH PLAYGROUND, Amphitheatre and picnic/barbecue facilities & easy walking distance to shopping malls, boat marina and museum. Only 15 minutes from Squaw Valley, Alpine Meadows and Homewood Ski Areas-Ski shuttles are available. We have a seasonal outdoor heated pool and a year-round LAKEVIEW HOT TUB. Enjoy our Premium Beautyrest pillow-top beds, FREE wireless Internet, local calls, inroom coffee/tea makers,continental breakfast, Cable TV/HBO, irons/ironing boards and FREE Parking, large enough for trucks & motor homes ... more   less 

Additional Information about Americas Best Value Inn-Tahoe City/Lake Tahoe

Address: 455 North Lake Boulevard, Tahoe City, CA 96145
Region: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > Tahoe City
Price Range: €85 - €156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Americas Best Value Inn-Tahoe City/Lake Tahoe 2*
Number of rooms: 46
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“The second floor is best. Choose a room with an odd number for a golf course view and an even number for a lake view.”
 of 5 bubbles 141guest, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“some guest said they had trouble with wifi, we did not, breakfast was packaged danish and juice and fruit. not great”
 of 5 bubbles pammorgan23, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Close to restaurants and free parking.”
 of 5 bubbles mrtoken, 9 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms that overlook the golf course are great, There is a long pation for sitting outside and looking over the golf course.”
 of 5 bubbles dvcannatelli, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
“ask for a second floor room facing the golf course - there's a private deck along the rooms with chairs to enjoy the fresh air & view”
 of 5 bubbles BunnyJ_12, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
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