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Riverside, California
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17 reviews
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Reviewed 12 August 2015

Nice small hotel with well-decorated rooms. Free bikes are great and there is a small pool and spa which are very well-maintained. I liked having the Keurig coffee maker in the room and extra coffee pods were always available in the office. The hotel is a short walk away from the lake; many restaurants within walking distance and the casinos... More 

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Vacaville, California
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7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

We were looking for a place to stay in South Lake Tahoe while we attended a concert. Checked trip advisor and noticed the Alder Inn was highly rated. Looked great so we booked it. We arrived quite early and were greeted cheerfully. Early check in: no problem! The friendly gentleman In the office took us to our room. It was... More 

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jsromine, Manager at Alder Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. We love it when our guests leave wanting to return. More 

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Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

After researching hotels on TripAdvisor we came across this gem. We actually showed up before check in time and was able to check in early. The staff was very welcoming and friendly. The room was decorated beautifully and clean. The Inn is walking distance to the lake and many great restaurants. We will definitely return to the Alder Inn in... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

Location perfect to marina and lake and the staff are really friendly and helpful. The room was quiet and romantic. The queen bed was a little small and we couldn't work out how to switch off the fan - but these are minor issues and overall would definitely recommend to others. All amenities for the lake are just across the... More 

Thank Lisa W
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Reviewed 31 July 2015

We had a lovely stay at Alder Inn. The staff are excellent even showing you up to your room and were all really friendly and helpful. The rooms are individually furnished and have very comfy mattresses. Our only issue was the wifi was sometimes a little slow but this was only minor. They have a pool, spa and table tennis... More 

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Fremont, California
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4 reviews
Reviewed 30 July 2015

This was my second time staying at the Alder Inn and I came back because I was so impressed by my first visit last year. This place is kept very clean and each room has very homey decor and a comfy feel. The location is also awesome because it is just off the main road around the lake, so it... More 

Thank Aleah B
jsromine, Manager at Alder Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. Thanks for choosing to stay with us again! We love it when guests return to stay with us each time they are in Tahoe! More 

San Jose, California
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86 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2015

I came here with high expectations, since it was showing as #3 of all properties in SLT on TripAdvisor. Mostly, it met my expectations, but I wasn't thrilled. The good; the property is pretty nice, located off of the main road and close to the Nevada state line and SLT marina and beaches. This was a summer trip, but it... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Every time we have stayed here they have gone out of their way to be welcoming. We have stayed at many overpriced hotels, and none compare to the hospitality at Alder Inn. The owners truly care about your experience, and the management are absolutely dedicated and it shows. Thanks for another wonderful stay!!

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Houston, Texas
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66 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

Cute little converted motel with free bike rentals, a ping pong table and a heated pool. We stayed in the Alder Room over the office. Big enough to spread out a little and great porch for watching the stars. Unfortunately United lost our luggage and couldn't seem to give us an accurate time of delivery. The hotel front desk was... More 

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Cameron Park, CA
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31 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2015

We really enjoyed this hotel. The manager was very friendly and even took us to our room, he gave us all the information we needed. This was a short stay for us to see an outdoor concert at Harvey's. Can't wait to go back and ride the bikes that are available to guests. The hotel has been updated with everything... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Are you dreaming of the perfect hotel for your Tahoe vacation? WE make dreams come true....With our modern plush furnishings, princess quality bedding and excellent customer service, you will be treated like royalty. Family owned and operated, from reservation to housekeeping! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alder Inn

Address: 1072 Ski Run Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-8508
Region: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > South Lake Tahoe
Price Range: $126 - $289 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Alder Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Alder Hotel South Lake Tahoe
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#1 Romantic Hotel in South Lake Tahoe
#2 Family Hotel in South Lake Tahoe
#2 Business Hotel in South Lake Tahoe
#5 Best Value Hotel in South Lake Tahoe
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