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Where to begin. Appears to be a residential motel. No staff onsite mid-afternoon, and keys taped to office door...with a different name on them. Took our chances that we were the right guest (after waiting an hour for any staff or phone call or for another contender for the room to show up to duel for the keys), entered room, changed clothes, and left to attend our event. Rec’d an “oops, overbooked I guess” phone call from proprietor mid-event. Returned from event, retired to bed, and discovered bedbugs ten minutes later. Left immediately. Saw new envelope with same incorrect name taped to office door with our room number...was this person supposed to join us and the bugs overnight?? This isn’t a traveler’s establishment and has no business being on any travel search site.

Basic lodging that is in a good location and affordable

As I waited for over an hour in my car, in the wind and snow waiting for someone to turn up at the front office, I decided to contact Orbitz. They were very helpful and assisted me with locating a suitable place to sleep. No one ever showed up or responded to my voicemail to apologize.

Very old. Don't mind the property being old but everything inside seemed to be 30 plus years old. It would be a great place to stay if they renovate it a little bit.

Nice family run hotel. Good for the price. Shower is not good because water could run oto floor after bathing.

Just as advertised. No real frills, but very clean, wifi worked and location is directly across the street from the beach. Owners work the property and were very pleasant and accomodating.

We checked in early and the room was ready, no hassle. The location is convenient, about 5 miles north of Tahoe City. We were pleased to find a fairly large room with two queen size beds and a "kitchenette." The kitchenette was kind of old and crappy, but the stove worked and the fridge was cold and there were plenty of plates, etc. The room was clean and the beds comfortable. The TV worked just fine and the wireless Internet connection was strong and fast. We were pleased to find this good an accommodation for 99 bucks total. It is next door to a 7-11 and a short way from a mini-golf place. It is across from the lake on (unfortunately) a very busy road, but it was little trouble to take a sunset walk on the lake shore. We'd stay there again, maybe not for a week, but certainly for a night or two.

Good for the price. It's an older hotel, everything works and was comfortable. Bonus that the beds have bed warmers on them. It's very noisy. You can hear every car drive by on the highway, and we could hear our neighbors conversation on both sides. Earplugs are provided, which is nice.

Close to ski resorts. Close to 7-Eleven; convenient to buy something needed. Walking distance to Lake Tahoe with a nice view.

The owners were very friendly, and the room was cozy with a nice walk-in shower. Room has a mini fridge and microwave! Plus it's across the steet from a beach where you can swim. There's also a 7-11 and a delicious pizza restaurant in walking distance. Overall we had a lovely time!

Carnelian Bay Ave. Carnelian Bay CA

Hotel highlights

  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking

Located within a leisurely stroll of Agate Bay, Tahoe North Shore Lodge is within a few miles (5 km) of North Tahoe Marina. Each of the 8 rooms at this motel includes a sofa bed, a refrigerator, and a microwave.


Rooms

The 8 rooms have an array of amenities, including sofa beds, microwaves, and refrigerators. 36-inch flat-screen TVs come with cable channels, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi. Stovetops and coffee makers are also standard.


Property features

Tahoe North Shore Lodge features free WiFi in public areas and barbecue grills. You can take advantage of free parking if you drive. Staff members can help with accommodation requests, and provide front-desk service during limited hours. This smoke-free motel also has a picnic area.

Room options

Deluxe Single Room, 1 Bedroom, Kitchenette (2 Beds)

1 Queen Bed | Sleeps 2

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

2 Queen Beds | Sleeps 5

Guest reviews for Tahoe North Shore Lodge

Everyone (8) Couples (1) Family (4)
1
Family Family

Where to begin. Appears to be a residential motel. No staff onsite mid-afternoon, and keys taped to office door...with a different name on them. Took our chances that we were the right guest (after waiting an hour for any staff or phone call or for another contender for the room to show up to duel for the keys), entered room, changed clothes, and left to attend our event. Rec’d an “oops, overbooked I guess” phone call from proprietor mid-event. Returned from event, retired to bed, and discovered bedbugs ten minutes later. Left immediately. Saw new envelope with same incorrect name taped to office door with our room number...was this person supposed to join us and the bugs overnight?? This isn’t a traveler’s establishment and has no business being on any travel search site.

By , from California on Oct 2, 2020

4
Partner Couples

Basic lodging that is in a good location and affordable

By on Feb 1, 2020

1
Family

As I waited for over an hour in my car, in the wind and snow waiting for someone to turn up at the front office, I decided to contact Orbitz. They were very helpful and assisted me with locating a suitable place to sleep. No one ever showed up or responded to my voicemail to apologize.

By on Jan 14, 2020

2
Everyone

Very old. Don't mind the property being old but everything inside seemed to be 30 plus years old. It would be a great place to stay if they renovate it a little bit.

By on Sep 9, 2019

3
Everyone

By on Jun 15, 2019

2
Everyone

By on Jun 14, 2019

3
Everyone

Nice family run hotel. Good for the price. Shower is not good because water could run oto floor after bathing.

By on Apr 16, 2018

3

pleasant, clean, centrally located.

Family

Just as advertised. No real frills, but very clean, wifi worked and location is directly across the street from the beach. Owners work the property and were very pleasant and accomodating.

By , from SF Bay Area on Oct 15, 2017

4

good place to stay on a budget

Everyone

We checked in early and the room was ready, no hassle. The location is convenient, about 5 miles north of Tahoe City. We were pleased to find a fairly large room with two queen size beds and a "kitchenette." The kitchenette was kind of old and crappy, but the stove worked and the fridge was cold and there were plenty of plates, etc. The room was clean and the beds comfortable. The TV worked just fine and the wireless Internet connection was strong and fast. We were pleased to find this good an accommodation for 99 bucks total. It is next door to a 7-11 and a short way from a mini-golf place. It is across from the lake on (unfortunately) a very busy road, but it was little trouble to take a sunset walk on the lake shore. We'd stay there again, maybe not for a week, but certainly for a night or two.

By , from Boulder, Colorado on Jul 15, 2017

Review comment responded on Aug 2, 2017

Thank you very much for the real realistic facts about our motel. We do appreciate your feed back. Please do come back to see us. We will give you a deal if you do decide to come back to stay with us. Thank you once more.

3

good hotel, noisy

Everyone

Good for the price. It's an older hotel, everything works and was comfortable. Bonus that the beds have bed warmers on them. It's very noisy. You can hear every car drive by on the highway, and we could hear our neighbors conversation on both sides. Earplugs are provided, which is nice.

By on May 9, 2017

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