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Two Bedroom Deluxe & Private Apt #3
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5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Every little detail made the difference. Recommend this home away from home!

"Cozy apartment with many amenities and extras to make this an ideal stay for any season. We appreciated the owners’ attention to every little detail (stock of hot cocoa and oatmeal, seals of cleanliness). It made an otherwise rainy getaway very enjoyable! Thank you also for the dinner cruise ..."…"

Reviewed on May 28, 2018

Two Bedroom Deluxe & Private Apt #3
Luxury 5 Bdrm Tahoe Donner Chalet With Tesla Charger
5/5Exceptional! (42 reviews)
Lovely Large Home Great for Family

"Our family reunion couldn’t have been better! This house was well equipped for cooking with everything we needed. Beds were comfortable and rooms well appointed. Our only problem was the internet which sometimes gave out when family members we’re working. We loved our stay here!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020

Luxury 5 Bdrm Tahoe Donner Chalet With Tesla Charger
? Spacious 5 Bedroom, 3400 Sq ft Home With Dual King Bedroom Suites, Private ?
4.9/5Exceptional! (60 reviews)
Speechless

"The check-in process was easy, the home was clean and welcoming. The home itself was beautiful. The layout fits my family perfectly. The kids had a ball. Everything about this stay was simply amazing. Will definitely book again."…"

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2020

? Spacious 5 Bedroom, 3400 Sq ft Home With Dual King Bedroom Suites, Private ?
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"cannot say Enough About how Lovely This Place Is." - Guest Review
4.9/5Exceptional! (38 reviews)
A birthday getaway week.

"Thank you for the opportunity to stay in your lovely condo and celebrate my son's birthday. The location was perfect and we had a wonderfully relaxing week. Definitely will stay again."…"

Reviewed on Jun 17, 2020

"cannot say Enough About how Lovely This Place Is." - Guest Review
?dual Master Suites, 3500 Sq ft New Luxury Home, 5 Bedroom ?discounts?
4.9/5Exceptional! (58 reviews)
Very nice

"Very nice"…"

Reviewed on Nov 10, 2020

?dual Master Suites, 3500 Sq ft New Luxury Home, 5 Bedroom ?discounts?
Amazing Lakefront Getaway!!!
South Lake Tahoe, CA
The price is ¥30,082 per night from Dec 9 to Dec 10
4.9/5Exceptional! (47 reviews)
amazing getaway

"Stunning views of Lake Tahoe and surrounding mountains. Relaxing and tranquil. Great amenities. Definitely coming back!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2020

Amazing Lakefront Getaway!!!
Beachfront Rental in South Lake Tahoe - Private Community
4.8/5Exceptional! (29 reviews)
Amazing Location

"This house was perfect! Would definitely consider staying at this house again!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 28, 2020

Beachfront Rental in South Lake Tahoe - Private Community
Beautiful Tahoe Donner Vacation Townhome/family Friendly/close to all Amenities
4.8/5Exceptional! (28 reviews)
perfect for our needs

"The townhouse was well set up, everything in good condition, and near the snow play area (although unfortunately it had just closed). It was unusually easy to find, and a short drive from the cross-country ski area. It was snowing lightly, but the driveway was cleared (maybe with calcium chloride) ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2020

Beautiful Tahoe Donner Vacation Townhome/family Friendly/close to all Amenities
Fallen Leaf Lake is Widely Considered the Most Scenic Place Around Lake Tahoe
4.7/5Exceptional! (15 reviews)
Great small lake area

"We had a great time... Comfortable bed, 2 large couches, and a cozy kitchen (open concept) to the living room. Some rehab in progress while we were there (kayak dock under renovation), but other than that, everything was as seen in advertisement. Note: owner did warn us about the delays with work ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2020

Fallen Leaf Lake is Widely Considered the Most Scenic Place Around Lake Tahoe
' Hand-made', Log Cabin By The Lake With Mountain And Lake View
4.7/5Exceptional! (64 reviews)
Labor Day Week 2020

"Loved it!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2020

' Hand-made', Log Cabin By The Lake With Mountain And Lake View
Authentic, Hand-made Log Cabin Boasts of a Rustic Elegance
4.6/5Exceptional! (43 reviews)
Great couple of days

"Nice location only a block from the lake And a beautiful log home that has a great kitchen and upgraded baths."…"

Reviewed on Sep 30, 2020

Authentic, Hand-made Log Cabin Boasts of a Rustic Elegance
Tahoe Mountain Lodging
4 out of 5
4001 Northstar Dr., Truckee, CA
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4.6/5Exceptional! (218 reviews)
Nice getaway

"Everything was great, especially liked the music and air on upon our arrival. We could have used a regular straight back or office chair, as the bar stools weren’t comfortable for watching tv."…"

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2020

Tahoe Mountain Lodging
Skyland, 1 Block Lake, Bike Trail, Private Beach & Pier
4.5/5Wonderful! (51 reviews)
Great place with a great yard

"We held a small event in the back yard. The owners were very responsive to our questions and made sure we had everything we needed."…"

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2020

Skyland, 1 Block Lake, Bike Trail, Private Beach & Pier
Mourelatos Lakeshore Resort
3 out of 5
6834 North Lake Blvd, Tahoe Vista, CA
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4.4/5Wonderful! (403 reviews)

"This is great place to stay for the beach and skiing. The staff are very friendly. The rooms are well maintained. The only thing missing is a fan for drying snow gear, but that's probably too specific to my situation."…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

Mourelatos Lakeshore Resort
Donner Lake Village
2.5 out of 5
15695 Donner Pass Road, Truckee, CA
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4.1/5Very Good! (795 reviews)

"Location was perfect right on the water. I booked the deluxe studio as I thought picture showed full size fridge but it just had a mini fridge and I brought too much fresh food for that."…"

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2020

Donner Lake Village
Americas Best Value Inn Lake Tahoe-Tahoe City
2 out of 5
455 N Lake Blvd, Tahoe City, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥9,264 per night from Nov 30 to Dec 1
3.9/5Good! (859 reviews)

"I slept like a log. One position all night. Comfy as fuck."…"

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2020

Americas Best Value Inn Lake Tahoe-Tahoe City
The Inn at Truckee
2 out of 5
11506 Deerfield Dr, Truckee, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥13,011 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
3.4/5 (841 reviews)

"Walking distance to stores was handy. They didn't have "in-room" coffee"…"

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2020

The Inn at Truckee
Lake Tahoe Ambassador Lodge
2 out of 5
4130 Manzanita Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA
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2.9/5 (638 reviews)

"Great location for Harvey’s outdoor concert venue."…"

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2019

Lake Tahoe Ambassador Lodge
Tahoe Biltmore Lodge & Casino
3 out of 5
#5 Hwy 28, Crystal Bay, NV
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2.5/5 (293 reviews)
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"Мы с мужем путешествуем"…"

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2020

Tahoe Biltmore Lodge & Casino
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Frequently asked questions

What should a history buff expect from a stay in Lake Tahoe?
A trip to the significant historical sites in Lake Tahoe is likely first on your travel itinerary. And while you’re here, you can check out the entertainment choices and scenic lakeside. You can also take time at the popular ski slopes in this quaint area.
What's the best accommodation in Lake Tahoe to be near historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, Mourelatos Lakeshore Resort is a top 3-star hotel for history seekers booking on Expedia, and it offers free parking and free WiFi. Commercial Row is a short 18-minute drive away. If you’re interested in local history, another choice for your trip is Americas Best Value Inn Lake Tahoe-Tahoe City.
How many historically relevant hotels will I find in Lake Tahoe?
Lake Tahoe is home to 6369 hotels and other accommodations bookable on Expedia, including 118 designated as historic hotels or close to historic sites.
What are the top historical places and other sights in Lake Tahoe?
Lake Tahoe is notable for landmarks like Tallac Historic Site, Hellman-Ehrman Mansion, and Gatekeeper’s Museum. Cultural venues include Mark Twain Cultural Center & Toccata-Guttman Music Hall, Tahoe Maritime Museum, and Watson Cabin Museum. Other popular sights include Heavenly Ski Resort and Lake Tahoe-Nevada State Park.
What is a historic hotel like in Lake Tahoe?
Guests who book a historic hotel can stay someplace that has an officially recognized national historic designation. A palace, castle, grand home or even an old police station, pub, lodge, or skyscraper can be identified as a historic hotel provided that it has special significance. Traditional architecture and period features are typically preserved in the public spaces and guestrooms of these historic hotels in Lake Tahoe, giving a historical feel.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
You’ll often hear the term “heritage hotel” in Asia and Europe, wheareas the term “historic hotel” is more commonly used in the U.S. though overall the terms are quite similar. The architecture and actual building of historic hotels are generally the most important aspect. For a heritage hotel, mainly, it’s cultural value as well as how it inspired the community.
Do historic hotels in Lake Tahoe have modern facilities?
Hotels include modern conveniences and safety features you’ve come to expect, though efforts have been made to preserve historic facades and treasured traditions. Smart TVs, WiFi, updated bathroom facilities, and the amenities found in most hotels should be available at a historic hotel. Rest assured that when you select a historic hotel in Lake Tahoe, you won’t find a place that’s uncomfortable for guests or simply rundown.

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