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Holiday Inn Express South Lake Tahoe

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South Bend, Indiana
Reviewed 22 July 2012

I was just passing through for one night and wished we could have stayed longer. Very nice hotel and clean.

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Sunnyvale, California, United States
Reviewed 13 July 2012

We stayed in the 2 queen size bed suite. It was very spacious and was well worth the money we paid for it. It had a kitchen and a small living room as well as a dining table. The service was very good and they responded in a few minutes when we said that the water in the toilet doesn't...

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SPRING HILL FLORIDA
Reviewed 28 June 2012

This hotel is perfectly located on the main boulevard in S Lake Tahoe.The rooms,however,are set back from the highway to minimize traffic noise.The nicest thing about the property is that it is shaded by loads of huge redwood trees...The staff is friendly and helpful.Walk to Heavenly lift or the casinos.Convenience stores,gas and restaurants all right there.Rooms are larger than other...

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Huntley, Illinois
Reviewed 15 June 2012

If you are going to stay in the Lake Tahoe area I would recommend the Holiday Inn in South Lake Tahoe, California. It is in a nice area on the lake, rustic, & only 3 or 4 blocks from the Nevada border if you wish to gamble. On the Nevada side the hotels are casino's and it is a little...

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Edmonds WA
Reviewed 8 June 2012

We had a choice of rooms. Upstairs close to the lobby, or across the parking lot on the ground floor behind the pool. We chose upstairs room 421. And we were very pleased. A large room with a Bay Window. A table and chairs to sit at. Very comfortable King Size bed and comfortable pillows. Large Flat screen TV and...

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San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 8 June 2012

My husband and I spent one night at this hotel on our way to Yosemite. (5/30/2012) The location was perfect for us. The heavenly village shops and casinos were walking distance away. We had a good nights sleep. The bed was comfortable and the place was quiet. The rooms are in several different buildings some of which are set back...

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Perth, Western Australia
Reviewed 12 April 2012

This hotel is in a great location, five minutes walk to Heavenly Gondola and village. Ski hire shops across street and great Applebee's restaurant two mins walk down road. Upon arrival we were greeted by friendly and helpful staff. We had a two bed suite which suited our family of four well. Room had a lovely cozy feel complete with...

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Vitoria, ES
Reviewed 2 April 2012

This is a nice property in South Lake Tahoe very, very close to the Heavenly Ski entrance (4 min walk). Rooms are very cozy and provide all that is needed for a visit to Lake Tahoe. Breakfast was also included - tasted good even though it was mostly industrialized.

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London
Reviewed 7 March 2012

Stayed in a two double bed room on ground floor for 4 nights. The room was well appointed with a large bathroom. Tv was a large flat screen with 30+ channals including HBO. Breakfast was a hot buffet with a large choice set in an informal comfortable style. Hot tub and sauna were in a well fitted spa style room,...

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Monterey, California
Reviewed 4 February 2012

We stay at this hotel for 3 nights the first week of January 2012. The rooms are comfortable and very clean. The staff is friendly and they show they care the hotel has an outdoor swimming pool and a Hot Tub and Sauna. In the morning, the hotel offers a complementary breakfast buffet with enough options to grab a bite...

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Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holiday Inn Express, South Lake Tahoe is centrally located on Hwy 50, nestled in the heart of South Lake Tahoe. Getting here is fast and convenient too. We are the ideal place to enjoy fresh mountain air, beautiful scenery and natural landscaping. The Holiday Inn Express is just minutes from Lake Tahoe, Nevada Stateline Casinos, Skiing, Horseback Riding, Shopping, Movie Theaters, Boat Cruises, and so much more! Our facilities include an Seasonal Outdoor Pool and Spa. Our Indoor Spa and Sauna Room is currently being renovated, until June 2016. We are a completely Smoke-Free facility. Our hotel features include Complimentary Express Start Breakfast, Free Wi-Fi Internet Access and Local Phone Calls. You are close to Restaurants and Night Life yet amid graceful Pine Trees. Visit South Lake Tahoe, CA and Stay Smart at the Holiday Inn Express. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express South Lake Tahoe

Address: 3961 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-8907
Region: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > South Lake Tahoe
Price Range: $176 - $377 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express South Lake Tahoe 2.5*
Number of rooms: 89
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express South Lake Tahoe Hotel South Lake Tahoe
Holiday Inn Express Lake Tahoe
Holiday Inn Lake Tahoe
Lake Tahoe Holiday Inn
Hotel Style:
#13 Romantic Hotel in South Lake Tahoe
#19 Family Hotel in South Lake Tahoe
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“stay away from first floor rooms if you don't want to feel like people can look into your room.”
 of 5 bubbles JBeretsky, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room in the back building is quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles Bdbc, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Top floor of back building was quiet”
 of 5 bubbles SactoTravelers2013, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If you're a IHG member, it's a plus.”
 of 5 bubbles Tweety731, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We were on second floor in the back of the property.”
 of 5 bubbles bradkcrna63, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
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