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    Great Bear Lodge - Tahoe Mountain Lodging

    5001 Northstar Dr, Truckee, CA 96161-4236
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    23 Feb 2015
    “Great accommodation for families and friends!”
    3 Feb 2014
    “Should be number 1 at Northstar!”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Fitness centre
    Wheelchair Access
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    Ski-In / Ski-Out
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    Reviewed 24 February 2015

    The snow was not this great this winter, however the resort is wonderful. We rented a 4-bedroom apartment at the Great Bear Lodge and we had a great time. All rooms overlook the ice-skating rink. It is a short easy walk (3 - 5 min)...More

    1  Thank Candice C
    Response from TahoeMountainLodging, Director of Sales at Great Bear Lodge - Tahoe Mountain LodgingResponded 26 February 2015

    Hi Candice- Thanks for submitting a review about Great Bear & we're so pleased you had a nice stay in the residence. Yes, mother nature has not given us optimal conditions this year, but it sounds like you enjoyed dining, shops and family fun in...More

    Reviewed 4 February 2014

    I normally don't write a review if the existing reviews accurately depict the establishment. However, in this case, while all of the reviews are EXCELLENT for this property, Great Bear Lodge was listed as number six out of ten so I thought I would chime...More

    4  Thank AmericanCurmudgeon
    Response from TahoeMountainLodging, Director of Sales at Great Bear Lodge - Tahoe Mountain LodgingResponded 5 September 2014

    Hi American Curmudgeon- We couldn't agree more. :) Thanks for your review & we're thrilled you enjoyed Great Bear. It is very special & offers you center stage to all that the Village at Northstar has to offer. We hope to see you again soon....More

    Reviewed 3 May 2012

    We stayed in a 3 bedroom Great Bear condo. All I can say is "Swanky!" There is a secure building and the elevator from the lobby opens right into the rooms. Each room had a bathroom and we had an enormous living room, kitchen and...More

    1  Thank mlkeone
    Response from LakeTahoeBear, Director of Sales at Great Bear Lodge - Tahoe Mountain LodgingResponded 18 May 2012

    I am so glad Mlkeone that you had the opportunity to experience Great Bear Lodge this winter! It is definitely the ultimate location for folks that love to be in the center of all the excitement and winter activity that Northstar California provides our guests!...More

    Reviewed 5 February 2012

    I've scheduled company trips to Northstar for the last 4 years. The first year we rented a house and had fun. The next two years we stayed at Iron Horse at Northstar resort and it was incredible. This year we decided to try Great Bear...More

    1  Thank Max Y
    Response from LakeTahoeBear, Director of Sales at Great Bear Lodge - Tahoe Mountain LodgingResponded 9 February 2012

    Thank you very much Max for taking the time to provide a review of your visit to Tahoe Mountain Resorts Lodging Great Bear Lodge! You are so correct when you say that having a view of the ice rink and listening to music apres' ski...More

    Reviewed 14 July 2011

    One of the best resort accommodations I have ever stayed in. Very posh and amazingly super clean. Better than expected. Linens and beds were great as was furniture. Would definitely stay again. Security was not a problem at all, elevators are very safe.More

    Thank JoshWall
    Response from LakeTahoeBear, Director of Sales at Great Bear Lodge - Tahoe Mountain LodgingResponded 24 August 2011

    Sol glad you enjoyed Tahoe Mountain Resorts Lodging Great Bear Lodge...it's quite a compliment when a guest from New York City takes the time to write a review commending our accommodations (New York has phenomenal hotels). Thank you so much for staying with us this...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Microwave
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    • Truckee
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    28 November 2016|
    Response from TahoeMountainLodging | Property representative |
    Unfortunately the Great Bear Lodge is not pet friendly however we do have some recommendations of wonderful kennels in the area should you want your pet to join you during the day with your activities in the pet friendly... More
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    "I loved looking out over the skating rink from the balcony."
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    "I'm sure they're all really nice, but ask for the units that have a balcony facing the ice rink"
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