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Basecamp South Lake Tahoe

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Madison
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Basecamp has a very cool vibe we love what they're looking to do with the place. The rooms are very minimal, clean. The service has gone down a bit since the last time we stayed unfortunately -- couldn't get a hold of the front desk from our room phone (tried multiple times on two different days), our clogged sink was...

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Berkeley, California
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is the second time I've stayed, mostly because it's pet friendly. The people who work here are fantastic, and they've done a really cool job updating what looks like an old motel.TWO hot tubs. Yes. But the big problem is we barely slept the first night because you could hear everything (walking around, banging on the floor for some...

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Oakland, California
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We've been to Baseamp in the past, several times and it's (was?) our favorite place to go because is dog friendly and they have music. This time we tried to get in for two consecutive nights, the second night we waited for 2 hrs (listening to the music guys) and we had to order a pizza to go,they didn't even...

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Eau Claire WI
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We lucked out and got a table in the pub. It was too busy to actually be comfortable. Our table was long and thin, hard to have conversation, and very noisy. The pizza is good appreciate the gluten-free option, good drinks. A bit pricey for what you get and the fact that service is slow and the place is very...

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San Mateo, California
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Basecamp was a cool hotel overall. The best part about the room is the fireplace. Unfortunately didn't get to take advantage of the complimentary waffles; they were bringing out one at a time with a bunch of folks waiting by the table so my bf and I just went to McDonald's. The location of the hotel makes it an even...

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San Francisco
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Aside from the decor, which has a wonderful hipster vibe, there's not a whole lot beyond this motel's location to recommend. Prices are 50-100% more than other motels just next door, and the amenities aren't much better. The complimentary breakfast is all carbs (toast, cereal, waffles), and the hot tubs are hit-or-miss whether they'll be running. There's also not a...

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San Diego
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Awesome location and within walking distance of casinos, restaurants, grocery store, shops and the gondola (if open). The rooms do not have microwaves or refrigerators but if there's snow, you can put your food/alcohol on the patio.

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Los Angeles
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Trendy boutique hotel with excellent customer service. Staff went above and beyond to make us feel at home and ensure our stay was perfect. Decor showed great attention to detail. There is a sort of magical atmosphere at this hotel, didn't want to leave.

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Quezon City
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Basecamp is one of the recommended place to stay in lake Tahoe, its comfortable & convenient. Staffs are good, rooms are clean, beds are very comfortable. Location is very convenient too. Parking maybe limited if the rooms are fully occupied.

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Houston
Reviewed 14 January 2017

I cannot recommend Basecamp to anyone. My fiancé and I stayed for two nights (room 109). We intended to stay only one before moving on to the basecamp in Tahoe City, but weather changed our plans. The first night was not ideal - the heater gave out in the middle of the night and we woke up to a freezing...

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

Anthony Z, Thank you for taking the time to call me at the hotel to express your concerns on your stay in room 109. I know how much of a surprise it can be when charges are assessed to your account for damages. Due to the condition, you left your room in and with damages during Snow Globe I am...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • 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: RM414 - RM1,400 (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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“If you want a room during the golf tournament you need to book early”
michaelhD8017IP, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Dog friendly”
E9735BBmaxp, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
“I'd try to avoid proximity to the hot tubs. People get noisy.”
MarinaSF, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If you have kids definitely the family room is the perfect room!”
zanoabed, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“we liked being on the top floor. Balcony (shared)”
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JBudai, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
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