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Franciscan Lakeside Lodge

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Reviewed 31 October 2017

We stayed one night in a lakeview room and one night in a lakeside cabin. Both were equally beautiful, and both offered everything one would need for an extended stay. The room furnishings were beautifully crafted, and the staff was very helpful, accommodating and friendly.More

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Response from Franciscan Lake... L, General Manager at Franciscan Lakeside LodgeResponded 1 November 2017

We are so glad that you enjoyed your recent stay at The Franciscan Lakeside Lodge. All of our cabins offer the amenities of home, with fully equipped kitchens, sitting areas, and comfortable sleeping accommodations. Our lakeside and lakefront rooms are located on the same side...More

Reviewed 18 September 2017

We loved this place! Our room was yards from the shore of Lake Tahoe. It was very clean, really quiet and the staff were friendly. The cabin was well set up for our family of four, with a well equipped kitchen. It had a really...More

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Response from Franciscan Lake... L, General Manager at Franciscan Lakeside LodgeResponded 20 September 2017

We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your recent stay at The Franciscan Lakeside Lodge. Our location in Tahoe Vista with access to a private beach and pier is perfect for a Tahoe getaway. All of our cabins and rooms are comfortably appointed...More

Reviewed 13 September 2017

It seems there are new owners at this old favorite. Pool closed the day we arrived because they had added chemicals that morning. Kitchen area not as clean. No hot pad, the matches to light the stove have been around for years, tried and tried...More

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Response from Franciscan Lake... L, General Manager at Franciscan Lakeside LodgeResponded 14 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. I am sorry to hear that this stay was not as enjoyable as previous stays for you. We are not under new ownership, the cabins are still all privately owned by homeowners. I have passed...More

Reviewed 15 August 2017

The floors were so dirty in rental #50 and #60 that it made your feet filthy walking on them! Gross! There were hardly any good pans to cook in,especially in #50 and I took my own teflon pan. It doesn't cost much to get some...More

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Response from Franciscan Lake... L, General Manager at Franciscan Lakeside LodgeResponded 16 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to share some feedback regarding your recent stay with us. I have passed your comments on to our Housekeeping Manager, who will ensure that the rooms are thoroughly cleaned for future guests. I have also passed your comments regarding...More

Reviewed 31 July 2017

Snagged a one-night stay in a studio room over a busy summer weekend in this very popular cabin venue. Some of the units are individual cabins, our studio cabin was #20 at the lakeside end of a stretch of rooms. (I definitely wouldn’t recommend getting...More

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Response from Franciscan Lake... L, General Manager at Franciscan Lakeside LodgeResponded 2 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at The Franciscan. Our location right on Lake Tahoe and close to Kings Beach is perfect for an easy and relaxing getaway. The lakeside rooms are located on the same side of the road as...More

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Free Parking
Beachfront
Pool
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Outdoor pool
Pool
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US$109 - US$265 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#6 On the Beach Hotel in Tahoe Vista
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$109 - US$265 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#6 On the Beach Hotel in Tahoe Vista
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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"Room number 20 is Okay, at least you can see the Lake"
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"Choose a cabin that has windows on 2 sides near the lake. #14 or #20"
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"Don't come here"
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"Rooms on the forest side seem to be more reasonably priced and quieter."
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