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Homewood Mountain Resort

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Tahoe's best kept secret

I am a little bit hesitant to review this ski resort for fear that others may start visiting it... read more

Reviewed July 8, 2018
San Francisco, California
Good resort for experts but not a family resort for little kids

If you have young children that have never been on chairlifts before take them on the platter lifts... read more

Reviewed February 26, 2018
Ryan B
Sacramento, California
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5145 W. Lake Blvd, Homewood, CA
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been skiing at Homewood Mountain Resort for more than 40 years. It is about three miles from our vacation rental cabin in Tahoma, so it is very convenient for us, and we are able to stay away from the traffic around Tahoe City...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank twomorrowstahoecabin
Reviewed July 8, 2018

I am a little bit hesitant to review this ski resort for fear that others may start visiting it. The place has a real family feel and the views are amazing. I don't think there is a run that doesn't have a view. When you...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank Andrea_P8181
Reviewed March 28, 2018

This isn't the most advanced resort in Tahoe but it sure is the most gorgeous. It was a very nice resort to finish off a long weekend of skiing. There are definitely some difficult runs and if you want to tree ski then this is...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Jonathan C
Reviewed March 20, 2018 via mobile

It is a great mountain right after fresh snow Had a very enjoyable experience at ski shop ask for Krista she is fabulous Really like the Tahoe log building feel of the resturant

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank kshamsavari
Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Had a great day skiing ; really enjoyed the mix of greens and blues. Not overly busy for a Sunday. The but is for the bar at the bottom (above the ski lift ticket kiosk) ; $8 for a beer and $12 for a glass...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank dennis_karen
Reviewed February 26, 2018

If you have young children that have never been on chairlifts before take them on the platter lifts or quail chair because madden and ellis make me nervous with my kids because there is no bar old homewood express has a bar and goes faster...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank Ryan B
Reviewed February 18, 2018

They have group classes and private lessons as well. It is right near the lake so you get an awesome view of the lake as you ski down. They have some good small beginner slopes that you can practice in before taking the chair lift...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank PremChandran_77
Reviewed December 31, 2017

Horrible experience. We came in at 3pm to order ski lessons for my husband and 4yr old. After they took our payment of $329 the sales girl at the counter then tells us we have to be here an hour and half early. We decided...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Loren Z
Jessica W, Guest Relations Manager at Homewood Mountain Resort, responded to this reviewResponded January 6, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to provide a review. We apologize about the experience regarding your reservation. We always strive to keep our guests informed on the product policies. The 24 hour policy is in place to assist our team to ensure we have...More

Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

Superb Green run called Rainbow Ridge from the summit down towards the Lake. You get some of the best views around Lake Tahoe. Then as you warm up on this long run you get to ski the exhilarating Diamond Black of The Face back down...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

Went up with a friend for an impromptu ski trip. Great prices. Great people. I am not an advance skier, so I could care less about black diamonds. I like not having to wait in line at the lift and not being run over by...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Heidi B
January 9, 2017|
Response from ILoveHotSpring | Reviewed this property |
There is no dedicated sled slopes. They may, once a while, groom areas around the base for sledding. But need to call to confirm. And that usually is off peak days.
Johnathan R
December 9, 2016|
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Response from offtherock165 | Reviewed this property |
checkout the Heavenly ski school on line on their web site. Its the best training really.