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    The Trailhead

    3892 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-8906
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          USD 125*
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          Overview
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
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          Reviewed 6 August 2015

          We made last minute reservations and were left with a few choices. We ended up at the Trailhead. From the minute we left our car, we were confronted with dirty entryway, overflowing garbage cans, to ash trays filled with cigarette butts. I could feel debris...More

          Thank Ann C
          Response from Ashleigh R, General Manager at The TrailheadResponded 3 September 2015

          Hi Ann, I am sorry to hear that your stay wasn't as pleasant as you had hoped. I have sat down with my cleaning staff and have gone over the reviews with them and hold them accountable and to ensure this does not happen again....More

          Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

          This is by far the worst hotel I have ever stayed at! The pool is drained and the spa is too! The lady who checked us in I saw smoking a couple minutes later right in front! That makes your business look so bad number...More

          Thank Crepelover13
          Response from Ashleigh R, General Manager at The TrailheadResponded 3 September 2015

          Hello Guest! Thank you for your feed back. We will correct the things that are within our control.

          Reviewed 15 July 2015

          Thankfully I got a great deal from Groupon for this hotel because I would've hated to pay full price. The first issue is that they advertised the room as 2 queens, but my husband, adult daughter and I all agree that the beds were NOT...More

          Thank Sonshine101
          Response from Ashleigh R, General Manager at The TrailheadResponded 3 September 2015

          Hello Guest, I am sorry to hear that your stay wasn't as pleasant as you had hoped. I know that the vertical stripes on the duvets are slimming, but the beds we have on property are queen size. Each bed and pillow are new and...More

          Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

          Room was semi-clean, remodel that was listed in hotel description was far from an actual full remodel. Carpet was severally stained, bathroom was extremely small no room to even put anything in there had to leave in room and go back and forth. Bed was...More

          Thank Esmeralda15
          Response from Ashleigh R, General Manager at The TrailheadResponded 3 September 2015

          Hi Esmerelda, I am sorry to hear that your stay wasn't as pleasant as you had hoped. I have sat down with my cleaning staff and have gone over the reviews with them and hold them accountable and to ensure this does not happen again....More

          Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

          Hotel is walking distance from stateline. Coffee and pastry available in office in morning. Pool and hot tub not filled, but CA is in drought conditions. Room had microwave and refrigerator. TV Most important is our dog managed to open the door when we left...More

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Microwave
          • Things to do
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 100 - USD 202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Suites ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 36
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          • Location
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          • California >
          • Lake Tahoe (California) >
          • South Lake Tahoe
          • Also Known As
          • Vagabond Inn South Lake Tahoe Hotel South Lake Tahoe
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          Room Tips
          "Great motel for motorcyclist...love being able to pull up to the room!"
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          "the jacuzzi rooms are awesome & the sweet Is one of my favorite rooms they have here. they even have..."
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          "Rooms on the second floor are quieter, there is good lighting in the walkways."
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