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    The Trailhead

    3892 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-8906
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          Overview
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Hot Tub
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Pets Allowed
          Wheelchair Access
          2.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 44 reviews

          Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

          Stopped here for a night and was pleasantly surprised. For a "budget" stay it exceeded expectations. No noise issues, room was clean, smelled fresh, clean carpet and bathroom. All appliances/bathroom utilities worked. Microwave and fridge in the room was nice. Staff was pleasant and helpful....More

          Thank Allie M
          Reviewed 1 March 2017

          This hotel is located right along Lake Tahoe Boulevard. Which makes it convenient for skiing and other activities in Tahoe. However, it was very noisy the night I was there due to the snow plow. The price was reasonable and the décor had a homey,...More

          Thank pulidoc
          Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

          Stayed for one night. Found the room to be clean for a budget option and would stay again. Staff was friendly and wifi worked great. Bathrooms on the smaller side. If you go in expecting a budget motel you will be pleased.

          Thank WanderingWarrior1
          Reviewed 3 January 2017

          we stayed for two nights on 2016 x'mas holidays.Its very bad experience that no comforters in the room, by the time we realize we dont have comforter the front office is closed .They said its free breakfast and breakfast had nothing and its all empty,...More

          1  Thank Parth B
          Reviewed 16 October 2016

          First off, the staff makes this place stand out above the rest as they are friendly, down to earth & fun to chat with. the rooms are comfortable & make you feel at home. the location is prime & you have everything you need just...More

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          Response from Brian A, Front Office Manager at The Trailhead

          Thank you for staying with us, and sharing your feedback with others. Hope to see you again soon!

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Microwave
          • Things to do
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$79 - US$181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Suites ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 36
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          • California >
          • Lake Tahoe (California) >
          • South Lake Tahoe
          • Also Known As
          • Vagabond Inn South Lake Tahoe Hotel South Lake Tahoe
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          "the jacuzzi rooms are awesome & the sweet Is one of my favorite rooms they have here. they even have..."
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          "Rooms on the second floor are quieter, there is good lighting in the walkways."
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          "It's good for the price! And pet friendly!"
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          "For those looking for a romantic vacation, request a room with the in room hot tub."
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