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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked a stay here for a romantic Valentine's Day getaway. We booked the Cowboy Suite which said it had a view of Lake Tahoe. I wasn't able to see the lake from the room. The room was nice however the TV was a 19 inch boob tube from the 90's. The room had a fireplace but it was on a...

1Thank Nick G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed two nights in the 'dream catcher' cabin. What a delight! The room was beautifully decorated with a huge bed, a romantic rock fireplace and two person tub. We had a snowy balcony and a cozy nook for reading. The main lodge area was so welcoming and in the evening offered wine and tea, soup and snacks. Breakfast was...

Thank CaliforniaPhotogirl
Novato, California, United States
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Planned a recent trip for a two stay. I was caught in a severe snow storm on the way up from Bay Area. Hey 80 was closed so I decided to take hey 50. Twenty five miles from Tahoe I was stopped due to avalanche control. Sat there for three plus hours before deciding to turn back. Spoke to cottage...

Thank Jerry P
Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 31 December 2016

I really enjoyed this place. It is right on Lake Tahoe...just a couple minute walk. Lots of tall trees. Right off Hwy 89. When it snowed, it felt like we were in Switzerland. The German breakfast every morning added to that. Wonderful. One issue I had was that our cabin had an upstairs that was another cabin. The first couple...

Thank SuperFlyTNT2011
Oshawa, Canada
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I started off our honeymoon at the Cottage Inn in Tahoe City and we were so pleased with our stay! The ladies running the Inn were all so friendly and helpful, giving us recommendations for local dining spots and even going above and beyond to research local sight-seeing info. The accommodations were plentiful, including amazing breakfasts and...

Thank Jenn D
Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 21 November 2016

We can't say enough good things about the accommodations and just how gracious and wonderful the owner and staff were. We stayed the first night in the "Hunters' Room", which was clean and comfortable, but a bit small for a longer stay. And besides, we were on a special vacation -- so we upgraded to the Enchanted Cottage and it...

Thank CynthiaPG
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 20 October 2016

What a charming stay!!!! I'm not going to lie, I loved the tree in the middle of my room, with twinkle lights all over it. But it wasn't just that -- the staff was so friendly and helpful; the rain shower was divine; I got a fantastic night sleep on a comfy bed; and the room was SO CLEAN! Breakfast...

Thank jmntraveler
Reviewed 30 September 2016

This was our first trip to Lake Tahoe and I didn't know what to expect. We were absolutely charmed by this B&B and the area in which it is located! We picked the NW shore of the lake for our stay, as it sounded as if this area might be more relaxed and serene than South Lake Tahoe. I thought...

2Thank WisWanderers
Magalia, California
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely property. Had bit of Bavaria room. Cute little place with kitchen and private hot tub. Great market 2 doors down for lunch and dinner items. Afternoon snacks/wine and breakfast included. Beach access to lovely quite beach. Great perk. Fun lawn games at afternoon wine time. Owner on site and she is an angel. Only complaint is Internet is slow...

Thank smclevenger
Melbourne, Florida
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Perfect getaway! Had plans to say one evening but had such a nice time we chose to stay another. Great location close to town however tucked away from the hustle. Many many different rooms to chose from, we stayed in Tahoe Teepee and Happy Trails. Breakfast each morning was excellent, a wide variety to chose from including a homemade granola....

Thank JustinHiFi

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Cottage Inn,located 2 miles south of Tahoe City,is a cluster of charming cottages with an 'old Tahoe' feel but 'todays' amenities.All rooms have private shower bathrooms, gas fireplaces, TV/VCR/DVD, seating area, some with a 2 person bathtub for special occasions.A full breakfast is served every morning (included in stay) in the main lodge as well as cookies and snacks/wine in the evenings.Our guests have access to a private beach adjacent to our property,bike path southbound or northbound can be picked up behind the property.Secure bike storage onsite.Boat/kayak/paddle board rental nearby.Many restaurants easily to be reached within a few minutes.We are located close to major ski resorts like Homewood,Alpine Meadows and Squaw Valley. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cottage Inn

Address: 1690 W. Lake Blvd., Tahoe City, CA 96145
Region: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > Tahoe City
Price Range: $253 - $423 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Cottage Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 22
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Cottage Hotel Tahoe City
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“Ask about connecting rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles SuperFlyTNT2011, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“the "enchanted cottage" room has a tree in it!!!!”
 of 5 bubbles jmntraveler, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We had Cowboy Romance. Has view of Lake.”
 of 5 bubbles kathyd366, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Upgrade from the smallest rooms if you need a desk. This is an omission in the smallest cabin.”
 of 5 bubbles TheSometimeTraveller, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The Hunters Lodge had an extremely small bathroom. Functional but very small.”
 of 5 bubbles KJSLP1, 6 Jul 2016 | Read review
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