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Marriott's Timber Lodge

4.0 out of 5.0

Recent guest reviews

excellent for family vacationers! super friendly staff, and in house activities for a rainy day

great hotel, great location, good amenities, good staff and service

We stayed three nights in a small but very well maintained room. Hotel grounds and pool are beautiful. Great location near to many top sights in Lake Tahoe. Only complaint was paying 29.00 per night for valet parking.

Nice hotel! Although not sure we will stay there again. Pros: -Would recommend based on location. Right on heavenly village. Walking distance to food, coffee, shops, live entertainment on the weekend. -Friendly staff Cons: -We were surprised for being a resort there is no room service. Personal preference we would have liked to order in. -For being a "suite"rooms are small & walls are thin (noisy) -Only valet parking available which adds up quickly ($29 +tip) and inconvenient when you want to access your car immediately Overall for the price paid & being a resort we will look for other hotel options in the future.

Friendly staff and quick check-in! We received a free pass to the nearby beach upon check-in, which was close to the hotel. The room was a little small, but very clean...and within walking distance of everything!

We had a king room with a great bed. Everything was clean and comfortable.

Wasn't dirty, but I don't know seemed run down? I'm never a fan of shower curtains, just get a glass door. Felt like Lots of germs.

This was the perfect place for us to stay during our week long trip to Lake Tahoe. It was very nice and comfortable, and it had every amenity you could imagine. The room was spacious and comfortable, and filled with everything we needed or could think of. It was great to have a washer/dryer in the room along with a full kitchen and dishes. And they didn't just fill it with cheap useless junk. The staff were very polite, friendly and helpful with the area and attractions. We felt very comfortable here and as a low key couple we didn't feel out of place at all, but at the same time it still felt a little fancy. The place is just gorgeous and comfortable at the same time.

Great Location the best possible, great staff, great place.

Had a terrific experience at this hotel. Everything was great.

This is normally a timeshare from Marriot but the service and amenities are comparable to 5 star hotel

Couldn't beat the location as it's right next to the gondola and many shops and restaurants. The room was spacious and well thought out with our only complaint being that the gas fireplace didn't work. We called the front desk and an "engineer" was sent to check out it but basically told us it had some issues. He got going once for us but we could never get it going again during our stay. The front desk and lobby staff were wonderful.

This hotel was in a perfect location to enjoy all that South Shore has to offer. The gondola was steps away to go up to the top of Heavenly Ski resort - which has things going on no matter the time of year that you are visiting. The kitchenette came in very handy (grocery store is under a block away so you don't have to eat out for every meal), silverware, dishes, frig, coffee maker and toaster were well used. The pool was nice with plenty of lounge chairs. My only complaint was that the valet attendants were so slow, we needed to give ourselves 30 minutes to wait for the car, which seemed very excessive.

Overall very good loved all the amenities the hotel had to offer. The pool was a great place to relax and enjoy the environment. Staff was very friendly and helpful with all questions. Great place to be, and a very centralized location.

This is a wonderful hotel and a fantastic location. The staff was okay and helpful, but I have seen better. Some individuals stood out, while others brought the experience back down. Parking sucks. Worst experience I have had. What's up with the high extra parking fees? It seems like Hotels are going the route of the airlines where everything is extra. I hope this doesn't get worse as it would further reduce an overall positive experience. All in all, I would recommend this place and I would go again, but I would try to figure out a better parking arrangement.

Great location and accessible to restaurants and activities.

the room was huge and amazing, great location with nice beach access. extremely close to casinos and restaurants and the pool and hot tubs were just what we needed after a long day of hiking!

Pros: The hotel is in the middle of many good restaurants. It was near the private shore. There were many family friendly activities including miniature golf, the gondola ride, etc.. Hotel staff was very helpful and friendly. Guest laundry was free. Cons: The swimming pool was a bit dirty, although it is probably difficult to keep it clean with so many guests playing. The checkout time was a bit too early (10 am).

the cost of the hotel was more then most hotels of this quality but what REALLY soured the deal was the $26.00 parking fee. Not to happy about the 4p.m. check -in with a MANDATORY 10 a.m. check out. They absotutely will NOT extend a late check out. if you only stay one night you miss out on 75% of the activities they have planned for guest.

Clean hotel with very friendly staff at a very good location. My children loved the stay, specially the Cub House. The location is great---next to the main bus station and the gondola. My little daghter lost her mitten, and the staff took extra care to find that out in lost-and-found.

4100 Lake Tahoe Blvd South Lake Tahoe CA

Located in South Lake Tahoe, Marriott's Timber Lodge is next to Heavenly Mountain Gondola and Heavenly Village. This 264-room, 4-star condo resort has a private beach along with an outdoor pool and free in-room WiFi. Van Sickle Bi-State Park and Lakeside Marina are also a short walk from this South Lake Tahoe condo resort.


Dining

Enjoy a leisurely bite to eat at the onsite restaurant, or have a drink at the bar/lounge.


Rooms

All 264 air-conditioned condos feature sofa beds, microwaves, and coffee makers. Guests can expect free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries, and pillowtop beds with premium bedding and down comforters ensure a restful night. Phones and ironing boards are also standard. Limited housekeeping is available.


Property features

At Marriott's Timber Lodge, guests enjoy features like an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and 4 spa tubs. Valet parking is offered for USD 29 per day. The 24-hour front desk has multilingual staff ready to assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and securing valuables. Other amenities at this ski condominium resort include a steam room, free WiFi in public areas, and express check-out.

Room options

Villa, 1 Bedroom, Fireplace

King 1 | Sleeps 4

Villa, 1 Bedroom, Fireplace

King 1 | Sleeps 4

Villa, 2 Bedrooms, Fireplace

King 2 | Sleeps 8

Guest reviews for Marriott's Timber Lodge

Everyone (7) Couples (38) Business (3) Family (20) Friends (4) Other (3)
5

comfortable in every way

Everyone

excellent for family vacationers! super friendly staff, and in house activities for a rainy day

By , from Panama city, Panama on Feb 10, 2017

5
Everyone

great hotel, great location, good amenities, good staff and service

By , from Los angeles on Dec 30, 2016

4

quality hotel in great location

Everyone

We stayed three nights in a small but very well maintained room. Hotel grounds and pool are beautiful. Great location near to many top sights in Lake Tahoe. Only complaint was paying 29.00 per night for valet parking.

By on Sep 10, 2016

3

perfect location but has pros & cons

Everyone

Nice hotel! Although not sure we will stay there again. Pros: -Would recommend based on location. Right on heavenly village. Walking distance to food, coffee, shops, live entertainment on the weekend. -Friendly staff Cons: -We were surprised for being a resort there is no room service. Personal preference we would have liked to order in. -For being a "suite"rooms are small & walls are thin (noisy) -Only valet parking available which adds up quickly ($29 +tip) and inconvenient when you want to access your car immediately Overall for the price paid & being a resort we will look for other hotel options in the future.

By , from SF on Aug 31, 2016

5

private beach access and friendly staff!

Everyone

Friendly staff and quick check-in! We received a free pass to the nearby beach upon check-in, which was close to the hotel. The room was a little small, but very clean...and within walking distance of everything!

By , from Sacramento, CA on Aug 7, 2016

4

pleasant and quiet

Everyone

We had a king room with a great bed. Everything was clean and comfortable.

By , from Northern California on Aug 4, 2016

4

grand residence is a better a better option

Everyone

Wasn't dirty, but I don't know seemed run down? I'm never a fan of shower curtains, just get a glass door. Felt like Lots of germs.

By on Jul 30, 2016

4

fancy yet comfortable

Couples

This was the perfect place for us to stay during our week long trip to Lake Tahoe. It was very nice and comfortable, and it had every amenity you could imagine. The room was spacious and comfortable, and filled with everything we needed or could think of. It was great to have a washer/dryer in the room along with a full kitchen and dishes. And they didn't just fill it with cheap useless junk. The staff were very polite, friendly and helpful with the area and attractions. We felt very comfortable here and as a low key couple we didn't feel out of place at all, but at the same time it still felt a little fancy. The place is just gorgeous and comfortable at the same time.

By on Apr 22, 2015

5

nice!!!

GetawayWithFriends

Great Location the best possible, great staff, great place.

By on Apr 6, 2015

5

great family trip

Families

Had a terrific experience at this hotel. Everything was great.

By on Feb 9, 2015