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Motel 6 South Lake Tahoe

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Watford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 June 2013

We were shattered and wanted somewhere quick . Was very basic but clean small room. Fine for one night stay. Close to all amenities even had an outside small pool. Able to park directly outside room on ground level.

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2Thank Watfordonians
Oakland, California
Reviewed 20 February 2013

I have stayed here several times in last 20 years. Clean, cheap, great value. I have become a little more cautious of budget motels in recent years and this one has always been fine. Rooms in back look out onto a marsh and willow grove facing Lake Tahoe which is not visible in the distance, with a bike path and...

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2Thank klrklr
San Francisco
Reviewed 6 January 2013 via mobile

My partner and I stayed here for three nights on an Xmas Ski trip. I've stayed at lots of Motel 6's, & this was a good one. Pretty convenient to Heavenly, & all the major stuff, and the staff was pretty friendly, even working with us to move us to a different room after our first night to try &...

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2Thank benbear2009
San Jose, California
Reviewed 17 December 2012

Cheap and conveniently located, this Motel 6 should do the job for a cheap ski weekend. Most awesome is that they allow dogs for free. We even left ours in the room in violation of their pet policy, and in response they just called and told us to come make him stop howling (I swear he never does this at...

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2Thank Doug J
Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 7 November 2012

Me and my boyfriend were on a road trip. We were going to camping in South Lake Tahoe, but it was already dark when we got there and we hadn't booked any campsite. Motel 6 looked nice so we stayed there. It was cheap as for the weekend stay, no more than $60. The rooms looked like new, the motel...

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1Thank Sara K
California
Reviewed 9 August 2012

We stayed at the Motel 6 South Lake Tahoe for a week. The rooms were typically appointed for the chain and everything was clean upon arrival. Our room was serviced daily by housekeeping (we couldn't find the DND sign), and it was nice to come back to a fresh clean room every day. A couple of things to bear in...

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2Thank ILikeHiking
Buena Park
Reviewed 14 July 2012

But I was expecting a little better. The TV was the oldest I had seen in even a Motel 6 for over a decade. The rooms were clean, but dated. This was a very large complex so I would have thought it would be updated. The complex has a laundry/dryer room so that was very helpful. This location is on...

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1Thank Wayne J
Reviewed 18 June 2012

A little better than camping, you don't have to share your bathroom. Pros are not sharing bathroom with strangers and you get a coffee maker/mini fridge/micro in room. Convenient b/c you can go to the grocery store to get meals. Cons--dirty, and small. There arent many good Restaurants in SLT. We keep looking for that great hole in the wall...

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1Thank Xmaslvn
Aptos, California, United States
Reviewed 10 June 2012

We didn't want to pay too much for a room cuz we knew for the most part that we were just going to be sleeping there. The good: Very friendly staff, very clean rooms, location was good The bad: The highway was loud in the room, and there was no coffee pot in the room. We brought our own coffee...

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3Thank SummerFin
Tralee, Ireland
Reviewed 19 March 2012

A handy place to stay for the price. Fridge and microwave in rooms make this an ideal place to stay. Close to all the fun and snow and shops. Clean yet not refurbed yet. Comfy beds and clean bathrooms is all i need and all you get here, but super stopping place. We spent 4 nights here and loved it

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Motel 6 South Lake Tahoe

Address: 2375 Lake Tahoe Blvd, US 50/Lake Tahoe Boulevard at SR 89, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-7101
Region: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > South Lake Tahoe
Price Range: $67 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 South Lake Tahoe 2*
Number of rooms: 143
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Motel 6 Lake Tahoe
Motel Six Lake Tahoe
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“Rooms at the back, away from the Highway are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles Billiedoux, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
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