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    Ambassador Motor Lodge

    4130 Manzanita Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-6921
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$60
          US$37
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          US$38
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          Overview
          • Excellent31%
          • Very good25%
          • Average17%
          • Poor7%
          • Terrible17%
          18 Aug 2016
          “outdated”
          13 Jul 2016
          “Good location little old”
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Family Rooms
          Kitchenette
          Pets Allowed
          Wheelchair Access
          2.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 90 reviews

          Reviewed 18 August 2016

          Hotel was built in the 1960's and I don't think anything had been updated since, turquoise bathroom suite and some very retro lighting. Having said this the rooms were spotlessly clean when we arrived but were not cleaned during our stay. The reception desk was...More

          Thank celesius1
          Reviewed 16 August 2016

          Lots of fun in this really old place that needs updating throughout. Beach access means you will not pay for private beach 3 blocks away. Cleaning crew works hard to keep up but they got mission impossible going on here. No exhaust fan in bathroom...More

          Thank olegreal
          Reviewed 10 August 2016

          Room was clean, the property was quiet and our mattress was very comfortable......And walking location to the casinos and restaurants was a plus.....On the down side: 1) No AC and it was a hot afternoon with the sun directly hitting our room. 2) We had...More

          Thank wbtravel2016
          Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

          I smell a lawsuit coming from a mile away. The biggest concern at this hotel is people's safety. Doors and windows must be left open (due to warm weather as there is absolutely NO a/c in ANY of the units here) which not only invites...More

          Thank sroberts75
          Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

          Room not ready, 2 hours after check in time. Other people standing around with the same issue. Woman at the front desk got an attitude and told me "that means 2:00 or after at some time " Booked another room down the street because we...More

          Thank KiKi B
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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Pool
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Room amenities
          • Microwave
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$46 - US$145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 57
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          • Location
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          • California >
          • Lake Tahoe (California) >
          • South Lake Tahoe
          • Also Known As
          • Ambassador Motor Hotel South Lake Tahoe ,
          • Ambassador Hotel Lake Tahoe ,
          • Ambassador Motel Lake Tahoe
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          I am wondering what sort of breakfast is served? Ie waffles muffins doughnuts?
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          "If you just want somewhere to sleep this hotel would be fine"
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          "I said no on the WIFI because it was so slow that we finally gave u p and didn't use it. Don't plan..."
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          "The issue is with the noise from the leaf blower used two to three times in the middle of the week Weekends..."
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          "Second floor rooms, and corner rooms, are better."
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