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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...

El Cerrito
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Basecamp was cozy and affordable. The big hot tub was great for our large group. The food was fine, could use some improvement but I liked the casual vibe. Staff was friendly. Located two blocks from the Heavenly Gondola so if you want to go to Heavenly, great location. My only complaint is that around midnight my friend and I...

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

Please accept my apology for this experience of another guest walking into your room. Especially at the time of night which can certainly be distracting when sleeping. This is not a typical guest interaction between guests. I originally communicated with multiple group members from your room and explained the inexcusable error and apologized. I assured you I would get with...

Stone Mountain
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good staff, friendly and easy to communicate with. Great price for location too. I will stay here again and will recommend to my friends and family to stay here as well. All requests during the stay were carried out.

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

Thank you for your recommendation to family and friends. When they come to stay with us we look forward to delivering a great Tahoe experience with us here at Basecamp. We appreciate your loyalty with us. Warm Regards, Michael Peña General Manager Michael@Basecamptahoesouth.com

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to go to South Lake Tahoe, it place is GREAT!! it is close to Heavenly to Snowboard and the Casino is across the street. you can walk down the street and see the lake and sled with your kids. Basecamp is fun for adults and kids :)

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

Having fun with us here at Basecamp and being conveniently located for all families is what we do best. You will not be disappointed with sharing Tahoe with us. We look forward to your next stay with us. Warm Regards, Michael Peña General Manager Michael@Basecamptahoesouth.com

Wellington, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Casual Comfy lodging walking distance to shops and restaurants. This refurbished motor inn has a funky renovated hardware type feel. Easy drive to Squaw mountain for skiing. Lobby is warm and welcoming with large fireplace and bar that serves wine and beer in the evenings. The lobby feels more like a lodge then a motor inn. Great value and a...

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

Value in Tahoe is tough to find with a great experience. Glad you found it here in Tahoe with us. We enjoy serving breakfast to all our Basecampers with genuine hospitality. Warm Regards, Michael Peña General Manager Michael@Basecamptahoesouth.com

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfect location for hitting the slopes at Heavenly, 5 min walk to the main gondola. Loved the breakfast and beer garden. Super hip decor and fantastic staff. I highly recommend this hotel for any occasion.

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Thank you for your recommendation and we look forward to having you stay with us again. See you soon. Warm Regards, Michael Peña General Manager Michael@Basecamptahoesouth.com

San Francisco
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

AMAZING! 5 minute walk to Heavenly gondola... Bonus points for hot tub and breakfast :) The staff were friendly and the rooms were nice and clean. Perfect for apres. They'll also allow you to bring food in and enjoy it in their lobby/lounge.

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Napa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Awesome spot! Walking distance to the gondola at a Heavenly, restaurants and casinos. Great beer/wine bar downstairs with live music in the evenings and breakfast served in the mornings. 2 hot tubs... one up on the roof! We stayed in the Great Outdoors (the tent room) and absolutely loved it!

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Santee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed the night during the week. Location was close to everything and beer garden is a great addition. Loved the Tahoe Porter. The outdoor hot tubs are great too even in 5 degree temperature. The heaters in the room work great.

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I loved this hotel! Two hot tubs, beer garden with live music and decor was adorable. Family dining table in lobby as well as lounging couches and warm fire and outdoor fire pits with s'more kits and sticks was perfect after a long day of skiing.

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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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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 - RM1,293 (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.”
  • View of balcony king room from patio slider.
  • 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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