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Featured Motels in Lake Tahoe

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Rodeway Inn Casino Center
Rodeway Inn Casino Center
2.0 out of 5.0 4127 Pine Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA
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$49
3.4/5 (1925 reviews)

Great value proposition for a mid-week summer stay.

Reviewed on Aug 22, 2019
Offering direct access to the beach, this Lakeside Park motel is in the city center and within a 15-minute walk of Lakeside Beach and The Shops at Heavenly Village. ...
Motel 6 South Lake Tahoe
Motel 6 South Lake Tahoe
2.0 out of 5.0 2375 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA
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$38
3.1/5 (951 reviews)

I liked the location. Very clean and I liked the air-conditioning and heating-unit as it was not noisy but a relaxing sound to fall asleep to. Lots of parking space. Nice people at check-in and check-out. I liked the TV and I like that there are no rugs, but wooden floors. Bathrooms very nice. I ...

Reviewed on Aug 21, 2019
Situated in South Lake Tahoe, this motel is 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from Magic Carpet Golf and 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from South Lake Tahoe Ice Arena. Gardner Mountain and ...
Bluelake Inn at Tahoe
Bluelake Inn at Tahoe
2.0 out of 5.0 944 Friday Avenue, South Lake Tahoe, CA
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$58
3.7/5 (1799 reviews)

Breakfast wasnt great, but overall a decent place and great location

Reviewed on Aug 21, 2019
Offering direct access to the beach, this Lakeside Park motel is within a 5-minute walk of Heavenly Gondola and The Shops at Heavenly Village. Lakeside Marina ...
Pinewood Inn
Pinewood Inn
2.0 out of 5.0 3818 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA
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$30
2.9/5 (669 reviews)

I was happy with my stay. But I also wasn’t expecting much. It was perfect for a last minute get away. It was very cheap, the lady was nice, had parking. Simple. And that’s all I needed. No bugs or anything like that. No stains on my bed. Was perfect for what I needed

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2019
Situated in South Lake Tahoe, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Heavenly Valley, Heavenly Gondola, and The Shops at Heavenly Village. Heavenly Ski Resort ...
Hotel Elevation
Hotel Elevation
2.5 out of 5.0 3489 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA
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$58
3.0/5 (100 reviews)

Property is going through renovations. Good value for being right next to the lake. We did ask for a renovated room and then asked to be moved to a different room as some things in the bathroom were not working properly. But the staff and manager were friendly. Not for everyone, but everything was ...

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2019
Situated in South Lake Tahoe, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Heavenly Valley and South Lake Tahoe Ice Arena. Heavenly Gondola and The Shops at Heavenly ...
Super 8 by Wyndham South Lake Tahoe
Super 8 by Wyndham South Lake Tahoe
2.0 out of 5.0 3838 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA
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$47
2.8/5 (858 reviews)

The location was convenient and the staff was accommodating and friendly.

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2019
Conveniently located near the ski slopes, this South Lake Tahoe motel is within a 15-minute walk of Heavenly Valley, Heavenly Gondola, and The Shops at Heavenly ...
Blackjack Inn South Lake Tahoe
Blackjack Inn South Lake Tahoe
2.0 out of 5.0 985 Park Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA
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$55
4.2/5 (175 reviews)

Small room, yet very clean and fresh, love the location.

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2019
Located in Lakeside Park, this motel is within a 5-minute walk of Heavenly Valley, Heavenly Gondola, and The Shops at Heavenly Village. Heavenly Ski Resort and ...
Parkside Inn at Incline
Parkside Inn at Incline
2.0 out of 5.0 1003 Tahoe Boulevard (SR 28), Incline Village, NV
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$149
3.9/5 (1193 reviews)

It was very clean, super close walk to the water. The walls were kind of thin so you could hear your neighbors but that was the only negative thing about my stay.

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2019
Located near the slopes, this Incline Village motel is in the mountains, 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from Lake Tahoe-Nevada State Park, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Diamond ...
Stateline Economy Inn & Suites
Stateline Economy Inn & Suites
2.0 out of 5.0 966 La Salle St, South Lake Tahoe, CA
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$40
2.5/5 (660 reviews)

Clean and great value for your money, close to everything! Walking distance to Heavenly Center where there is entertainment and tons of restaurants and shopping.

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2019
Located in Lakeside Park, this beach motel is steps from Heavenly Valley and Heavenly Gondola. The Shops at Heavenly Village and Lakeside Beach are also within ...
Station House Inn
Station House Inn
2.5 out of 5.0 901 Park Avenue, South Lake Tahoe, CA
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$128
4.1/5 (841 reviews)

Great location, friendly staff, would recommend. You can walk to Casinos, beach, a bunch of restaurants

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2019
Located in Lakeside Park, this beach motel is within a 5-minute walk of Heavenly Valley and Lakeside Beach. Heavenly Gondola and The Shops at Heavenly Village ...
Days Inn by Wyndham South Lake Tahoe
Days Inn by Wyndham South Lake Tahoe
2.0 out of 5.0 3530 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA
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$50
2.7/5 (27 reviews)

David from the Days Inn staff was very helpful and accommodating for our needs with a last-minute reservation. We appreciate the excellent service. The room was spacious and bed was comfortable.

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2019
Located in the heart of South Lake Tahoe, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Heavenly Valley and South Lake Tahoe Ice Arena. Heavenly Gondola and The Shops ...
Big Pines Mountain House
Big Pines Mountain House
2.0 out of 5.0 4083 Cedar Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA
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$59
3.5/5 (2166 reviews)

Nice centrally located. Rooms werent quite what the pictures portrayed but i think they are doing work on the property as a whole.

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2019
Set amidst the mountains, this ski-in/ski-out motel in Lakeside Park is within a 5-minute walk of Heavenly Valley and Heavenly Gondola and close to winter sports ...
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Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe

50 Highway 50, Stateline, NV
    3.5 out of 5.0
     
     
    3.6 out of 5 (4293 reviews)

    Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe$69

    Sep 3 - Sep 4

    Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe$69
    Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel

    Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel

    4130 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA
      3.5 out of 5.0
       
       
      4.1 out of 5 (6000 reviews)

      Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel$111

      Sep 2 - Sep 3

      Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel$111

      Lake Tahoe Motels for the Frugal Traveler

      You'll find 41 affordable motels in Lake Tahoe among the more than 4151 lodging choices. When you pick one of these budget accommodations, there might not be abundant amenities like you'd find at a traditional hotel but you'll save more money to use for your vacation.

      By saving on your room price, you can enjoy all that Lake Tahoe has to offer. Not-to-be-missed sights include Lake Tahoe-Nevada State Park, Heavenly Gondola, and The Shops at Heavenly Village.

      Fun fact: The word "motel" was invented in 1925 by the owner of the Milestone Mo-Tel in San Luis Obispo, California. Often just a story or two, motel properties usually have exterior corridors overlooking the parking lot or an outdoor pool.


      Listed below are some of Expedia customers' recommended Lake Tahoe motels to select from:

      Hotel Elevation

      • Stay within a 5-minute drive of Heavenly Gondola and The Shops at Heavenly Village.
      • Enjoy access to the restaurant, and freebies including WiFi and parking.

      Rodeway Inn Casino Center

      • Room amenities like free WiFi are included, along with freebies like breakfast, parking, and a ski shuttle.
      • You'll be located within a 5-minute drive of Heavenly Gondola and The Shops at Heavenly Village.

      Motel 6 South Lake Tahoe

      • Enjoy access to the outdoor pool, and freebies including WiFi and parking.
      • Stay within a quick 4-minute drive of South Lake Tahoe Ice Arena.

      Pepper Tree Inn

      • It's located within a 20-minute drive of Homewood Mountain Resort and Alpine Meadows Ski Resort.
      • An outdoor pool along with freebies like breakfast, WiFi, and parking are available during your stay.

      Big Pines Mountain House

      • Stay within a 5-minute drive of Heavenly Gondola and The Shops at Heavenly Village.
      • Enjoy access to the ski slopes, and freebies including breakfast and WiFi.


      Things to Do in Lake Tahoe


      While you're sightseeing in this quaint area, check out the ski slopes and enjoy the scenic lakeside. People who've visited Lake Tahoe love the entertainment and mountains.

      Here are some popular places:

      • Lake Tahoe-Nevada State Park
      • Heavenly Gondola
      • The Shops at Heavenly Village

      These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places:

      • Donner Lake
      • Zephyr Cove Beach
      • Lakeside Beach

      You'll find these family-friendly attractions:

      • Lake Tahoe Balloons
      • Kings Beach Miniature Golf
      • Magic Carpet Golf

      Lake Tahoe is also notable for its:

      • Casino gaming
      • Snowboarding
      • Camping

      Best Time to Visit Lake Tahoe


      Determine the optimal time to visit Lake Tahoe by looking over the seasonal weather details below:
      • The hottest months are typically July and August, while January and December are the coldest months
      • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 59° F and nighttime temperatures average 21° F
      • April-June: 86° F is the daytime average and 31° F is the nighttime average
      • July-September: Daytime averages are around 91° F and nighttime averages are around 39° F
      • October-December: The average temperatures are 74° F during the day and 21° F at night
      • Average rainfall is 8.58 inches in a year

      How to Get to Lake Tahoe and Around the Area



      Lake Tahoe Transportation
      NameTypeDistance
      Lake Tahoe, CA (TVL)Airport14.2 mi (22.9 km)
      Truckee, CA (TKF-Truckee Tahoe)Airport16.5 mi (26.6 km)
      Reno, NV (RNO-Reno-Tahoe Intl.)Airport31.4 mi (50.6 km)
      Truckee StationTrain Station17.9 mi (28.9 km)

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