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10101 W River St, Truckee, CA 96161-0324 See on map
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
2 Star accommodation
4 Nov.5 Nov.
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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The Redlight offers beds, beer and wine in historic downtown. Accommodations include better-than hostel bunk beds, studio and private rooms. All guests have access to a shared kitchen, dining, dry sauna, and More beer & wine bar. Redlight is 5 minutes walking distance to the bus station, train station, bars, restaurants and the Truckee River. Its a kind of a hostel; just better. Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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USD 113 - USD 175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > Truckee
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Reviewed 20 August 2018

Stayed in a bunk bed in a shared room for a night. It was a nice setup with individual lights and curtains for privacy. The place is fun and quirky and right in downtown Truckee. Had a drink in the bar, and all the staff...More

Thank Moonbeanjo
Reviewed 8 April 2018

We’ve stayed at a lot of hostels up and down the West Coast and this is the first one I wouldn’t return to stay. $120/night + tax for a room that is only as big as the bed is too expensive. We’ve stayed in a...More

Thank Chris J
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

I'm giving 3 stars just because it's a hostel. It's a pretty funky place but was the only remotely affordable option. The bar is close to some of the rooms, and luckily they provide ear plugs. It's old but clean and conveniently located. I've never...More

Thank Stephanie J
Reviewed 16 July 2017

This is a very new hostel, less than a year old! with an incredible amount of love, care, creativity and attention to detail put into it AND super clean. The cubby sleep holes resembling train compartments are just so darn cute, nice sheets, lots of...More

Thank Annette B
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We reserved a room at the Redlight because of the unanimous excellent reviews, and I have to question their validity. Our room with private bath was very small; barely room for the bed. There was no closet; instead there were two hooks on the wall...More

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The rate depends on the room type (options include private room/shared bath or private room/private bath)
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"This might be affordable if staying in a dorm-style room, avoid if looking to book a private room, too..."
7 Apr. 2018
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"Bunk rooms are good for a budget traveler, private rooms are reasonable prices for your own private space."
10 Feb. 2017
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"Several room options for your privacy/budget requirements"
1 Feb. 2017
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"Fits to your needs"
31 Jan. 2017
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