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    Franciscan Lakeside Lodge

    6944 North Lake Blvd., Tahoe Vista, CA 96148
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    28/08/2017 29/08/2017
    Traveller (100)
    Room & Suite (497)
    Pool & Beach (65)
    Overview
    • Excellent54%
    • Very good28%
    • Average10%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
    “queen bed” (10 reviews)
    “lake side” (10 reviews)
    “large studio” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Suites
    Kitchenette
    Multilingual Staff
    Air Conditioning
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 164 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    The floors were so dirty in rental #50 and #60 that it made your feet filthy walking on them! Gross! There were hardly any good pans to cook in,especially in #50 and I took my own teflon pan. It doesn't cost much to get some...More

    Thank doggonRedding
    Response from Franciscan Lake... L, General Manager at Franciscan Lakeside LodgeResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you for taking the time to share some feedback regarding your recent stay with us. I have passed your comments on to our Housekeeping Manager, who will ensure that the rooms are thoroughly cleaned for future guests. I have also passed your comments regarding...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Snagged a one-night stay in a studio room over a busy summer weekend in this very popular cabin venue. Some of the units are individual cabins, our studio cabin was #20 at the lakeside end of a stretch of rooms. (I definitely wouldn’t recommend getting...More

    Thank StarLady99
    Response from Franciscan Lake... L, General Manager at Franciscan Lakeside LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at The Franciscan. Our location right on Lake Tahoe and close to Kings Beach is perfect for an easy and relaxing getaway. The lakeside rooms are located on the same side of the road as...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    They have cottages on both sides of the road, make sure you get the ones on the lake side. Rooms are a bit old and have a particular smell, but it's no big deal. They have a little pier and sand beach with chairs and...More

    Thank Juan R
    Response from Franciscan Lake... L, General Manager at Franciscan Lakeside LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at The Franciscan Lakeside Lodge. We do offer lakeside and lakefront rooms on the same side of the road as the lake, and our forest-side rooms are on the other side of the road. Both...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Booked this via another travel engine which gives it a good rating but fails to point out that this establishment has 2 different areas, one right by the lake and one across a 5 lane highway in the forest. We booked for a high rate...More

    Thank Michatravelling
    Response from Franciscan Lake... L, General Manager at Franciscan Lakeside LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay. Our lakeside and lakefront units are located on the same side of the road as Lake Tahoe, and our forest-side units are located across the two-lane North Lake Boulevard. We have worked to ensure...More

    Reviewed 7 July 2017

    I feel so blessed to have found this place! When searching for lodging on Lake Tahoe I knew I wanted something lakefront and affordable. Not an easy task! Finding something lakefront, affordable, charming, clean, comfortable, and able to accommodate a family of 4 seemed impossible....More

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    Response from Franciscan Lake... L, General Manager at Franciscan Lakeside LodgeResponded 8 July 2017

    Thank you for your great review of The Franciscan Lakeside Lodge! Our location in Tahoe Vista is perfect for a getaway, with shopping and dining close-by. All of our cabins feature comfortable living areas, kitchens, and of course, access to our private beach and pier....More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 118 - USD 250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #5 On the Beach Hotel in Tahoe Vista
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 58
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • Lake Tahoe (California) >
    • Tahoe Vista
    • Also Known As
    • Franciscan Lakeside Hotel Tahoe Vista
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    Traveller (100)
    Room & Suite (497)
    Pool & Beach (65)
    Dining (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (127)
    Family and Play Areas (7)
    Bathroom (6)
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    Room Tips
    "Room number 20 is Okay, at least you can see the Lake"
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    "Choose a cabin that has windows on 2 sides near the lake. #14 or #20"
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    "Don't come here"
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    "Rooms on the forest side seem to be more reasonably priced and quieter."
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