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Menlo Park, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 16 January 2016

Yes, it was budget, but you expect the 'basics'. The 'spa' was not working (it was a ski weekend) and in the room these things were MISSING: soap, cups, coffee mug(s) (coffee maker and coffee were there), extra toilet paper (there was only ~4 feet of TP - found that out at 2:00am. . ). No mattress pad, just a... More 

Thank Kathy E
1 review
Reviewed 29 October 2015 via mobile

I thought it was clean and was an American owned est. I holed myself up for days and had a bomb fire out front cooked out and got what I wang. Just it's a cool place to chill out and smoke a Dooby I mean what ever goes like the Wild West once was only one gang shooting a week... More 

Thank Andrew M
phoenix, arizona
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

I paid $300 for one week. Not worth .03 Cents a Year as you can see in the pictures this was the lamp next to my bed, plugged in when I first got in my room. The plug for the lamp was cut and the wires were stripped, then plugged it into the outlet. I didn't get 2 hours of... More 

2 Thank Quinn O

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Tucson, Arizona
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132 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 17 August 2014

We pulled off the road at the first older motel we saw as we did not want to pay the high rates in South Lake Tahoe after having had to cancel a reservation at an awful place in Kyburz. The room we got here was large and clean with a decent bed, couch, large TV, great fridge, microwave, and a... More 

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Bishop, California
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53 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2012

With no reservations in August, I found this.vacancy. Frankly, it was an older motel and I was expecting the worst for the price. We had a pleasant stay. They had a GIANT high def TV and cable, a refrigerator, organic complimentary toiletries, new fluffy towels, immediate hot water, a convenient location, clean rooms, and a bargain price. Certainly not new... More 

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Park City, Utah
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15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2012

This was one of the most disgusting motels I've stayed in. The room was dirty. The toilet bowl was dirty [nuff said] even though the paper strip was placed across the seat. A member of the cleaning staff was outside so I asked her to re-clean the toilet. Whether in retaliation or not, I don't know, but when I returned... More 

2 Thank sedona9999
Austin, Texas
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2012

Very clean and comfy place, good location! The owner is a very nice and helpful guy. We enjoyed our stay here.

1 Thank FraeuleinA
truckee, california, USA
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20 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2010

We decided on a last-minute trip to south lake tahoe late last week and the other places we've stayed were booked (July weekend!) We found a room at the High Country Lodge and it worked out well - convenient to the trails we wanted to visit, and the staff were friendly and helpful. It's a basic older motel but our... More 

Thank lkgeo
Los Angeles
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2008

The lodge owner mis-quoted me and I did not have my internet print out to argue my price. Now, I just got home and have realized I WAS charged $50 too much. However, that day I was tired from driving and didn't feel like listening to the owner speak to me like I was a 5 year-old child. So, I... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service

Additional Information about High Country Lodge

Address: 1227 Emerald Bay Rd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-6206
Region: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > South Lake Tahoe
Price Range: $50 - $356 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — High Country Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 15
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