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Louisiana
Reviewed 31 March 2015

I recently stayed at the Carson Valley Inn while on business in Gardnerville. Upon arrival I was immediately put off by the poor lighting, outdated decor and stale stench of cigarettes lingering in the corridors. That said, my room was odor-free, the bed was comfortable and I slept really well. Every hotel employee I encountered was exceptionally friendly, and breakfast...

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cvimatt, Manager at Carson Valley Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments and we are very happy to hear that our staff is doing a nice job of making you feel welcome and that you liked the cleanliness of the property and the food in our restaurants. The Carson Valley Inn underwent extensive remodelling during the past five years, so we're a little confused as to how...

Elma, Washington
Reviewed 24 March 2015

We stayed at this hotel for a car meet, the staff was friendly and courteous and the restaurant on property served excellent meals. It is close to Carson City and all its attractions. Was an easy daytime drive to Lake Tahoe and Virginia City.

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 20 March 2015

We pulled into this hotel pretty late but they still had rooms available. We opted to stay in the lodge which is in a separate building from the hotel and casino and priced a little lower. The room was pretty basic, but nice and clean. We couldn't get the wifi in our room to work and couldn't get any help...

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Jackson, NH
Reviewed 9 March 2015

We stayed 3 nights at the Motor Lodge (our 3rd stay over the years), once again we found the hotel to be clean, updated. PLUS: + Spacious Room (we were on second floor) + Bed was comfortable (we had king size) + Clean throughout + Flatscreen TV with satellite channels, good reception + Water pressure was good with plenty of...

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Dear Guest: Thank you for your review. We followed up quickly on this today and found out that our Internet Services provider recently initiated an ad campaign without our knowledge. It becomes an income source for our provider to run these ads. These ads were of the pop up variety that quickly become irritating. Please be assured that they most...

San Jose, California, United States
Reviewed 26 February 2015

We stayed at the Carson Valley Inn while attending a local event. Our room was very clean and spacious. The staff was efficient and friendly. They have very nice amenities including restaurants, a pool, hot tub, gas station, conference rooms and a casino. We enjoyed the casino and the Inn was very generous with their casino comps. The Inn is...

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Orofino, Idaho
Reviewed 9 February 2015

We just needed a night away, son and daughter-in-law live in the area. Room was clean, bed comfortable, towels nice and thick, toilet flushing was loud as were people coming to their rooms late. We stayed at the Motor Lodge, ate at Katies (which is always good, ask for Carmen) and will recommend it to anyone needed to get away...

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Reviewed 1 February 2015

We were doing some skiing at Tahoe, and didn't realize the location was a bit too far. The map shows it's about 30 minutes drive, but that drive goes through the mountains and doing it in the dark, in snow and ice, during a storm - is simply not a great experience. If you're going to Tahoe in the winter,...

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Mission Viejo, CA
Reviewed 27 January 2015

The Carson Valley Inn is located down the hill from Lake Tahoe in Minden, NV. They feature a hotel, casino, coffee shop, steakhouse, cafe, RV park and gas station & store. We find it convenient to stay here a night before heading up to Lake Tahoe. The Inn is modern but reminiscent of an Old West hotel. The staff is...

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California
Reviewed 22 January 2015

Stayed in the Motor Lodge, which is separate from the Casino and Main Hotel. The rooms appear to have been upgraded, and were very nice. Spacious and clean. The bed was comfortable and area quiet; though people coming in late, did make noise. Not the fault of the hotel. The price was reasonable. A coffee maker, hair dryer, and iron/ironing...

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DRYTOWN
Reviewed 13 January 2015

Booked through Expedia, was trying to stay at the inn, but because they chose rooms, we were given room at their motor lodge. Had to sigh a form saying wouldn't smoke in room, but was given a room that had ash tray, matches and smelled like smoke. Noticed cigerate burns in chair and carpet. Carpet stained and had cigerate burns....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Casino and Gambling
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Carson Valley Inn is a full service hotel/casino located in Minden, Nevada 15 miles south of Carson City and 20 minutes from world class skiing at Heavenly at Tahoe. We are 25 minutes from the South Shore of Lake Tahoe. The Carson Valley Inn has been completely remodeled in the last 5 years. Our casino features table games, live poker, 600 slots and Race and Sports Book. We have two lounges, one with free live entertainment nightly. Our main hotel features a pool, spas, business center and fitness facility. WE have free Wifi. For our value conscious guests we have a motor lodge adjacent to the main hotel. We also have an RV Resort featuring full hook-ups and shower facilities. There is a laundromat. Restaurants: In CV Steak, enjoy great dining, exceptional value and a comfortable atmosphere perfect for a special occasion, casual gathering with friends, or a let's-not-cook-tonight escape. Katie's Country Kitchen, our 24-hour coffee shop has a comfortable atmosphere, generous menu selections, and value-packed specials that makes this restaurant a favorite among locals and hotel and RV park guests. Katie's Nightly Dinner Specials. Stop by Job's Perk for morning coffee, pastries, sandwiches, afternoon snacks and wine. The Carson Valley Inn has 6000 square feet of meeting space and TJ's Corral is our concert venue featuring some of the biggest names in country and rock & roll. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Carson Valley Inn

Address: 1627 US Highway 395 North, Minden, NV 89423-4323
Region: United States > Nevada > Minden
Price Range: $107 - $207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Carson Valley Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 223
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“We prefer upper rooms east side facing the parking lot and valley.”
 of 5 bubbles PeaceJB50, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Go somewhere else!”
 of 5 bubbles lindawV808JA, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Don't stay here. Front desk staff was a nightmare to deal with.”
 of 5 bubbles mummaL, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“can't help with that unfortunately.”
 of 5 bubbles 754michali, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Great if you like it quiet. You may prefer the Inn if you want easy access to the casino or pool.”
 of 5 bubbles cpqal, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
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