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Inn by the Lake places you within a 5-minute walk of Campground by the Lake and El Dorado Beach. This 3-star hotel welcomes guests with 100 rooms and conveniences like an outdoor pool, free in-room WiFi, and free self parking. Centrally located in South Lake Tahoe, the hotel is also a short walk from South Lake Tahoe Ice Arena and Bijou Golf Course.

Dining

Enjoy dining at Bear Beach Cafe, one of 2 onsite restaurants. At the end of the day, relax with a drink at the bar/lounge. For your convenience, breakfast is available for a fee.

Rooms

The 100 rooms are air-conditioned and have an array of amenities, including balconies or patios, private yards, and microwaves. Guests can expect free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. Refrigerators, coffee makers, and phones are other standard amenities.

Property features

At Inn by the Lake, guests enjoy features like an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and a spa tub. There's free parking and a ski shuttle. The 24-hour front desk has multilingual staff ready to assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this ski hotel include a sauna, free WiFi in public areas, and a conference center.

Highlights

  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining
  • Outdoor pool

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Guests can enjoy complimentary wireless Internet access, an outdoor pool with a spa tub, on site bowling alley and complimentary parking at the Inn by the Lake. Breakfast is available for an additional surcharge. 24-hour front desk with concierge and express check-out are also available. Services include laundry and valet, and guests may store personal items in the safe-deposit box located at the front desk. A playground is onsite for children, and business guests may take advantage of the meeting and banquet facilities. Free self-parking is available onsite.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 100 
  • One meeting room 
  • Garden 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free self parking 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 186 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa tub 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Picnic area 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 2,000 
  • Year Built 1982 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3 
  • Conference center 
  • Sauna 
  • Ski shuttle 
  • Ski storage 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Bowling alley on site  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Balcony or patio 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Yard 

Nearby Things to Do

Guests at Inn by the Lake can enjoy at Tahoe's nearby swimming, boating, sailing, water skiing, windsurfing and personal watercraft. Guests can also find cross-country and downhill skiing, snowshoeing and ice skating convenient to the property. Ski equipment rental shops and ski lessons are also available nearby.

The recreational activities listed below are available at or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Downhill skiing nearby 
  • Cross-country skiing nearby 
  • Snowshoeing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Free bicycles on site 
  • Ski lessons available nearby 
  • Ski equipment rental shops nearby 
  • Bowling alley on site 

Accessibility

To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

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

Hotel Policies

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 25.00 per pet, per night, plus a deposit of USD 25.00 per night
  • Dogs only
  • 2 per room

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit 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.

24-hour check-in

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
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.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 10 and USD 20 per person (approximately)
  • Pet deposit: USD 25.00 per night
  • Pet fee: USD 25.00 per pet, per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 25.00 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Hotel By The Lake
  • Inn Lake
  • By The Lake Tahoe
  • Inn Lake South Lake Tahoe
  • Inn By The Lake Hotel South Lake Tahoe
  • Lake South Lake Tahoe

We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Up to 2 children 16 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.


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