Get an overview of this hotelLuxurious ski resort with ski-in/ski-out access

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Pets allowed
24-hour business center
Smoke-free property
Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)


Located in the mountains, this Truckee resort offers ski-in/ski-out access within 6 mi (10 km) of Lower Woods, Northstar California Resort, and Big Springs Gondola. Northstar-at-Tahoe Resort Golf Course and Northstar California Golf Course are also within 6 mi (10 km).

Resort Features

Ski into The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, where you can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge and comforts including a spa tub and a full-service spa.

Room Amenities

All 170 rooms boast fireplaces and deep soaking tubs, while also providing free WiFi, free wired Internet, and Smart TVs with digital channels. Guests will also find pillowtop beds, 24-hour room service, and first-run movies.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

During the winter, enjoy onsite recreation like downhill skiing, cross-country skiing, and snowboarding and return when the snow melts for hiking/biking trails and mountain biking. After a day on the slopes, indulge in a treatment at the full-service spa, soothe your muscles in the spa tub, or take an invigorating swim in one of the 2 outdoor swimming pools. The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe helps provide the perfect winter holiday with ski storage, skiing lessons, and ski equipment rentals. At the end of the day, order après-ski drinks at the resort's bar.

Dining is available at one of the resort's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. This luxury resort also offers a children's club, a 24-hour fitness center, and a sauna. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe is a smoke-free property.

  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Ski passes available 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Children's club 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Conference space 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Meeting rooms 10 
  • Year Built 2009 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Steam room 
  • Sauna 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Children's club (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1394 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Ski storage 
  • Ski-in/ski-out access 
  • Hair salon 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 15,000 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Total number of rooms - 170 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Number of floors - 6 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Wedding services 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Fireplace 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Slippers 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Smart TV 
  • Netflix 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Down comforter 
  • First-run movies 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 

Where to Eat

Manzanita - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in Californian cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available. Open daily.

The Backyard Bar & BBQ - This restaurant specializes in barbecue and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Cafe Blue - This café serves breakfast, lunch, and light fare.

Highlands Bar - This bar serves light fare only. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a spa tub. Other recreational amenities include ski-in/ski-out access, a sauna, and a 24-hour fitness center.

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

  • Snowboarding on site 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Snowshoeing on site 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Snowmobiling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Mountain biking on site 
  • Sledding nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Snow tubing on site 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Ski equipment rentals on site 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Ski lessons on site 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Cross-country skiing on site 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Downhill skiing on site 

Spa Services

The onsite spa has massage/treatment rooms and couples treatment room(s). Services include hot stone massages, massages, facials, and body wraps. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a spa tub. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including hydrotherapy.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body treatments 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Massages 


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 13 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 50.0 per day.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 150 per accommodation, per stay
  • Dogs only

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are 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.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Resort fee: USD 38.00 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Fitness center access
  • Fitness/yoga classes
  • Children's club/arcade access
  • Internet access
  • In-room coffee
  • Concierge/valet service
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Valet parking fee: USD 40.00 per night
  • Pet fee: USD 150 per accommodation, per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 50.0 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Lake Tahoe Ritz-Carlton
  • Ritz-Carlton Lake
  • Ritz-Carlton Lake Tahoe
  • Ritz-Carlton Lake Tahoe Hotel Truckee
  • Ritz-Carlton Lake Tahoe Truckee
  • Ritz-Carlton Tahoe
  • Tahoe Ritz-Carlton
  • The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe Hotel Truckee

We should mention

Children 13 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. 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.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe is listed in the 2014 Condé Nast Traveler Top 100 List.

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