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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Friendly management and nice rooms. The common area is enjoy able to sit in. Some of the better restaurants in the area are within walking distance. Heavenly is a short drive, and since you come in the "back way" there is little traffic.

Thank dwendell
Salina, Kansas
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely stay at Black Bear Inn. Jerry and Kevin are kind and helpful. The inn is perfectly decorated. Our room was very clean and comfortable. We stayed in the frontier room and did not have any problems with street noise.

Thank Sally C
Reviewed 28 August 2016

We stayed a few nights in one of the private cabins in the back and it was such an amazing stay. We came in a little late, so the path to our cabin was lit by little lights, making for a very grand entrance to our own private place to stay. The cabin was spacious with a beautifully done fireplace....

Thank Samson P
San Jose, California
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We just got back from our trip this past weekend, so this is still fresh. First, we were greeted by the very warm hosts, Jerry and Kevin. When we got to our room (Stagecoach Cabin Room), we were beyond amazed. The setup, decor, and everything is just so great! There's a fireplace as well! The location is amazing, it's literally...

Thank whatwouldYOdo
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Frontier room window/french door fronts on very noisy active main street. Shutting door does not shut out noise which starts early in morning and goes on all night, but does shut out air. Apparently this is not news to the owners who put a standing fan in the closet. We took out the fan and had it on all night...

Thank phrosen
Reviewed 14 June 2016

I honestly cannot say enough good things about our stay at Black Bear Inn. We stayed last labor day weekend (sorry for the delay...) for our two year wedding anniversary for two nights and our time was nothing short of perfect. We received a warm welcome upon arrival, our room was clean, cozy and comfortable. The wine and cheese hour...

Thank ccbcZ5697EW
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Only had one night to stay but it was wonderful! Our "room" was a cottage that had a small kitchenette. Cozy and warmed by a stone fireplace. Outside was a stone fountain that had such a lovely sound that we left the window open overnight to hear it. The cabins are arranged on the property for good privacy. There is...

1Thank Kathleen M
Pasadena, California
Reviewed 6 June 2016

We had a wonderful stay at the Black Bear Inn. Our cabin was very nice and comfortable with everything you need. In the main house, they served breakfast every morning and had wine and cheese available every evening. The owners take great pride in their establishment and it shows. I would highly recommend the Black Bear Inn for a beautiful,...

Thank Christi1022
Black_Bear_Tahoe, Owner at Black Bear Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your comments. We really enjoyed our breakfast conversations and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 20 May 2016

Having stayed once before at the Black Bear Inn, I had in mind what an enchanting place it would be for a wedding! Thinking about our daughter's weekend nuptials, I can tell you it was everything we hoped for and more! Our wedding party of nine took over all the rear cabins which included the Sutter Cabin, which was a...

Thank Alison S
Coppell, Texas, United States
Reviewed 23 February 2016

We just got back from an awesome, relaxing 4 day weekend at The Black Bear Inn. Here are my favorite parts of my stay: the fireplace in our room, having early morning coffee in the Grand Room while on my computer (free wifi), the incredibly scrumptious breakfasts, great wine & cheese every evening and great conversations with Jerry and Kevin...

Thank Reymund Z

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Black Bear Inn is an elegant, rustic lodge in South Lake Tahoe offering luxury accommodations in a relaxed mountain setting. It is close to all mountain and lake activities. Rates range from $225-$265 per night. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Black Bear Inn

Address: 1202 Ski Run Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-8514
Region: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > South Lake Tahoe
Price Range: $283 - $384 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Black Bear Hotel South Lake Tahoe
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“Stagecoach was pretty awesome. Quite center of the B&B and by the small fountain.”
whatwouldYOdo, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“all rooms except Frontier Room face lovely garden”
phrosen, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The two rooms at the front of the lodge are noisier as they face the street.”
177kathleenm, 13 Jun 2016 | Read review
“The rear Cabins are all beautiful!”
  • VIew of main lodge from our Cabin
  • Wedding cake served in our cabin on the vintage sideboard
AlisonS234, 20 May 2016 | Read review
“Ask for one of the cabins located on the property, romantic and quiet.”
291jerrye, 8 Jan 2016 | Read review
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