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    Howard Johnson South Lake Tahoe

    3489 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-8950
    +1 800-467-4600
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    Overview
    • Excellent14%
    • Very good21%
    • Average25%
    • Poor17%
    • Terrible23%
    Travellers talk about
    “room was clean” (21 reviews)
    “key card” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    21 - 25 of 529 reviews

    Reviewed 20 September 2017

    There were construction workers staying at the hotel who were singing & drinking outside of the rooms until 11:30 p.m. There were also people in the room next door making bizarre noises throughout the night (like they were working on the plumbing), were going in...More

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    Thank cd361
    Reviewed 17 September 2017

    It took a while to get checked in because there was no one at the desk. I asked for non smoking rooms but was given one that smelled of cigar smoke and had to change rooms. The room was clean but the bed was horrible....More

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    Thank 359colleenp
    Reviewed 14 September 2017

    Upon arrival, my room was not ready because it was still being cleaned. Opening the door to the room, the furniture and carets were stained. There were no towels in the room. I was told towels would be delivered in twenty minutes. At no point...More

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    Reviewed 13 September 2017

    This place was terrible. The staff was not friendly, the place was not clean, and it was overpriced.

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    Reviewed 12 September 2017

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Hot Tub
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 55 - USD 146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Business Hotel in South Lake Tahoe
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 59
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • Lake Tahoe (California) >
    • South Lake Tahoe
    • Also Known As
    • Howard Johnson Express Inn s. Lake Tahoe Hotel South Lake Tahoe ,
    • Howard Johnson Lake Tahoe ,
    • Lake Tahoe Howard Johnson
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    llaurier
    24 August 2015|
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    Response from hojolaketahoe | Property representative |
    We welcome pet and owner stay at our pet friendly room with $10.00 per pet per night extra charge to the room rate. Please feel free to call us at 530-541-4000 to reserve your pet friendly room. Thank you
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    6 September 2014|
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    Response from BiffCanlett | Reviewed this property |
    I think they do have handicap rooms. The only way to determine if they are available is to contact the hotel
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