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Blue Jay Lodge

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Seasonal outdoor pool
Seasonal outdoor pool
Seasonal outdoor pool
Desk, iron/ironing board, rollaway beds, free WiFi

Overview of Blue Jay Lodge

Blue Jay Lodge

2 out of 5

3.5/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Parking available
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
4133 Cedar Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA, 96150

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCasino at Harveys Lake Tahoe5 min walk
  • Popular LocationHeavenly Gondola6 min walk
  • Popular LocationLakeside Beach8 min walk
  • AirportLake Tahoe, CA (TVL)17 min drive

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About this area

South Lake Tahoe

Blue Jay Lodge is located in South Lake Tahoe. While the natural beauty of Lakeside Beach and Zephyr Cove Beach can be enjoyed by anyone, those looking for an activity can check out Heavenly Ski Resort. Magic Carpet Golf and Lake Tahoe Balloons are also worth visiting. Enjoy the area's slopes with downhill skiing and snowboarding, and don't miss out on the snowshoeing and sledding.

What's nearby

  • Casino at Harveys Lake Tahoe - 5 min walk
  • Casino at Harrah's Lake Tahoe - 6 min walk
  • Heavenly Gondola - 6 min walk
  • The Shops at Heavenly Village - 7 min walk
  • Lakeside Beach - 8 min walk

Getting around

  • Reno Tahoe Intl. Airport (RNO) - 68 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Sage Room — 5 min walk
  • Lucky Beaver — 7 min walk
  • Base Camp Pizza — 7 min walk
  • Jimmy's at The Landing Resort & Spa — 7 min walk
  • Kalani's — 7 min walk

About this property

Blue Jay Lodge

Beach hotel near Heavenly Gondola
An outdoor pool, a seasonal outdoor pool, and laundry facilities are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a 24-hour front desk and free newspapers. All 64 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, plus free WiFi and LCD TVs with cable channels. Room service, coffee makers, and free long-distance calls are among the other amenities available to guests.
Blue Jay Lodge offers 64 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. 37-inch LCD televisions come with premium cable channels. Refrigerators and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers.

This South Lake Tahoe hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks; local and long-distance calls are complimentary (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks are required at the property
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Onsite parking available only on request
  • Free uncovered self parking on site
  • RV/bus/truck parking (surcharge) on site
  • Limited onsite parking (max 1 space per unit)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking available

Food and drink

  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool
  • Refrigerator
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height counter and sink
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Bathtub or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 37-inch LCD TV
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free long-distance calls
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Window screens

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 30.0 per day
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 30.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

We should mention

The seasonal pool will be open from May to October
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

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Overall score and ratings

3.5

Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 190 out of 983 reviews
5 - Excellent 19%
Rating 4 - Good. 377 out of 983 reviews
4 - Good 38%
Rating 3 - Okay. 225 out of 983 reviews
3 - Okay 23%
Rating 2 - Poor. 103 out of 983 reviews
2 - Poor 10%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 88 out of 983 reviews
1 - Terrible 9%

3.6/5

Cleanliness

3.6/5

Staff & service

3.3/5

Amenities

3.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

1/5 Terrible

Traveled with family
Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
2 star hotel
Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Location was good... squeaky spring beds need to be replaced.
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021

4/5 Good

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
As a motel, the rooms were good, large closet, great location. Staff was nice and helpful, easy parking. I would recommend visitors ask for extra towels, bring own soap and shampoo - note the hotel no longer offers beach access.
Stayed 3 nights in Jun 2021

4/5 Good

Traveled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location if you want to stay off the glitz and glitter yet gambling is close.
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location, close to Heavenly village, casinos and beaches
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021