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Burlingame, California
Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband and I stayed there for one night and had a great time! The location cannot be better, and staff are very friendly and helpful. Unfortunately, people in the next room were making a lot of noise after 1am, and my husband went to the front desk to notify it. The front desk guy handled the situation very quickly...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Located conveniently between Heavenly Village Gondola and the Lake, Basecamp is a great choice if you want to stay in a cozy "boutique-y" hotel without the crazy Lake Tahoe $$$$ prices. The free breakfast, beer garden, and hot tub make it that much more fun, especially before and after an exhausting day of skiing! I loved the small design details...

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Berkeley
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great place to stay in Southlake Tahoe. Has a friendly, European feel to it – not a run-of-the-mill motel or hotel. Really feels almost like visiting family are home – maybe better! Wish I could keep the secret, but it's worth sharing with others!

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Danville, California
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed here with our family of 6 in a room with queen bed/bunk combo. Had high hopes for the place but was let down by the dirty room, non working stereo, clogged bathroom. The beds were comfortable but the bar across caused us to constantly hit our heads. We enjoyed the hot tub. The continental breakfast was very limited. The...

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Monterey
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We recently stayed at Basecamp on a winter trip to South Lake Tahoe and LOVED it. When we found it online, we knew it was the perfect hotel. The decor, the affordability, the cleanliness, and the location were all EXACTLY what we were looking for. Especially when so many other lodging options in the area are over priced and outdated!...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We loved everything about our stay! The rooms and amenities were just right. The little touches of decor were very well thought out and very minimalist. The staff was very knowledgeable and the kitchen crew provided great food. Thank you for a great getaway!

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New Jersey
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed at Basecamp Tahoe City the night prior and had a same expectations here which were not necessarily met. I arrived 4 hours early for check in and the brilliant staff member went out of her way to find me an available room so I could check in there and then. Brilliant start - thank you! However the room allocated...

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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

This little gem of a hotel had a great location and was less than a 10 minute walk to the Gondola and the shops and restaurants. We booked a King bedroom and the room was very clean and looked like it was recently renovated. It also had a gas fireplace to heat the room which was a lovely touch. The...

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Michael P, General Manager at Basecamp South Lake Tahoe, responded to this review

We are happy to read that you had a great stay with us. We are always improving our experience and listening to our guests. The brewery is exciting and is expected to be launched this Summer. Our convenient location to everything in Tahoe makes for a fantastic Basecamp experience. Glad you enjoyed us and all our amenities. Thank you for...

Sacramento, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am just going to lay it out there: We booked a double bed, dog friendly and got a king, dog friendly. We had three people and two dogs. Me, my fiancé and my little sister. Obviously we couldn't all sleep in one bed so we asked to have double beds. No. We asked for a cot. No. We explained...

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Michael P, General Manager at Basecamp South Lake Tahoe, responded to this review

I am really surprised and concerned on what I am reading in your review. This is not a familiar stay with us and I can assure you we take safety very seriously. Our hotel is for all guests who want to enjoy Tahoe minus the offensive behavior. Our staff is always here to ensure your safety 24 hours a day....

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just what the doctor ordered - rest, relaxation & real talk from the dude manning the breakfast bar. This is a great hotel that cultivates a welcoming, chill environment. I loved the hot tub and beer garden food. It was also nice being outside more than the usual hotel experience...with outdoor hallways, you see more of your neighbors & hotel...

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Michael P, General Manager at Basecamp South Lake Tahoe, responded to this review

Your review adds to our multi-level of services. We are not your typical hotel with the same usual experience. We are about Tahoe and what Tahoe can do for us, which is be relaxing, real and genuine. We care about our guests and we love what we do which is to serve and be genuine. Thank you for your recommendation...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Basecamp South Lake Tahoe is a hotel built for exploring the incredible lakes, trails and mountains that the Lake Tahoe Basin has to offer. Basecamp combines the comforts of a great hotel with the sense of adventure and community found at a an expedition base camp. Basecamp is located in the heart of South Lake Tahoe, steps from the mountain and minutes walk from the lake. Become an instant local at Basecamp. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Basecamp South Lake Tahoe

Address: 4143 Cedar Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-6952 (Formerly Basecamp Hotel)
Region: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > South Lake Tahoe
Price Range: RM456 - RM1,329 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Basecamp South Lake Tahoe 2.5*
Number of rooms: 74
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Also Known As:
The Block Hotel South Lake Tahoe
Block Hotel Lake Tahoe
Block Lake Tahoe
Hotel Style:
#6 On the Beach Hotel in South Lake Tahoe
#7 Romantic Hotel in South Lake Tahoe
#8 Business Hotel in South Lake Tahoe
#12 Family Hotel in South Lake Tahoe
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“I'd try to avoid proximity to the hot tubs. People get noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles MarinaSF, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If you have kids definitely the family room is the perfect room!”
 of 5 bubbles zanoabed, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“we liked being on the top floor. Balcony (shared)”
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 of 5 bubbles JBudai, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Top floor balcony room was great. Go mid week during the shoulder season for the best rates and no crowds.”
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  • Comfy, private patio from room.
  • Neat headboard concept- at least this one doesn't point to Reno with
 of 5 bubbles Kenipela, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Again, we didn't stay here so anything about the rooms is just what I heard in town.”
 of 5 bubbles kjsnight, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
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