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Howard Johnson South Lake Tahoe

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 20 August 2016

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Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 19 August 2016

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 18 August 2016

The front staff was nice, but that doesn't make up for the quality of the hotel. It was dirty, old, rundown and dingy. The bed spread had stains, the pillow cases were dirty, the carpet was disgusting and the bathroom needed a complete overhaul. I will NEVER stay at this location.

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Anaheim, California
Reviewed 18 August 2016

The first problem we had was at check in where the 2 guys working could not figure out how to put in my rewards # or put in our discount for the room. Arrived after 3 PM and there was a shortage of rooms cleaned because they had a shortage of maids. Carla was called and she fixed it all....

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Clovis, California
Reviewed 16 August 2016

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Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Units are older, clean but is in need of some grooming (seals around tub and peeling paint, buth unit was clean.

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Redding, California
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Very friendly owner, recently purchased property. The swimming pool and spa were shut down and the room could use a little remodeling but the manager warmed my heart. Very kind and honest man. He was helpful and I would stay at this hotel again!

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Milwaukie, Oregon
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Service was very good. The room was old and needed to be remodeled. Easy access to lake and restaurants . The pool was out of service during the hot summer. Liked the smaller size of the motel, and 3 queen beds in the room. Had a problem with the door key, the toilet flapper valve ran, air conditioner condensate dripped....

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San Blas, Mexico
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Howard Johnsons used to have quality of name. Booked online for this hotel because it's proximity to the lake and they take dogs. It also had a pool and a hot tub which are fun. We check in at the appropriate time and our rooms were not ready. The poor guys working behind the counter had both just started that...

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Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 11 August 2016

I checked in a little bit after 3pm and the room was not near ready. A couple of hours later, returned and the room was in complete disarray, left over pizza, dirty towels, etc. The room was on the first floor next to the supply closet and it looked very dated and in need of attention. The Wi-fi did not...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Howard Johnson South Lake Tahoe

Address: 3489 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-8950
Region: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > South Lake Tahoe
Price Range: $64 - $319 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson South Lake Tahoe 2*
Number of rooms: 59
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Also Known As:
Howard Johnson Express Inn s. Lake Tahoe Hotel South Lake Tahoe
Howard Johnson Lake Tahoe
Lake Tahoe Howard Johnson
Hotel Style:
#3 Business Hotel in South Lake Tahoe
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“Tip: Unless you low on funds, go somewhere else.”
  • Hole in wall
  • One of several marks/stains on wall
  • Used coffee filter from last guest left in coffee maker
FearTheDonkey, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“522 was excellent its located inside an indoors hallway. Very quiet section.”
DarshanM686, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Don't book”
RichinStockton, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Back of property may be quieter.”
alanl800, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Choose another hotel!”
  • Lame attempt at repair
  • Mold in the shower. Definitely not cleaned between guests
  • Water Damage on walls
  • Holes in walls
davecS5284NT, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
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