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Budget Inn South Lake Tahoe

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Flagstaff, Arizona
Reviewed 20 March 2016

The Budget Inn is great. If all you're really looking for in a hotel is a clean bed to sleep in and a clean place to shower for a low price, this is your place. It was easily the cheapest room I could find while booking a low-budget ski trip to Tahoe, but the value was really great. I'd read...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

Everything you need is provided. Uber comfy bed ( best sleep in 3 weeks on the road), great heater, excellent water pressure, fridge, microwave, coffee maker etc.... Wifi is fine ( matter of fact, I'm using it now) if donuts and coffee doesn't cut it for you for breakfast there is an iHop down the road. Why pay more?

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1Thank searover69
Berkeley, California
Reviewed 23 January 2016

The rooms smelled like too much air freshener, the towels had yellow stains, the wifi was terrible (half of the time it was super slow, the other half I don't have internet access at all), and as some reviewers mentioned, there is no breakfast, just some donuts and coffee.

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1Thank Chen C
Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 25 September 2015 via mobile

Excellent service, clean room, huge tv, sparking clean bathroom that could use a shelf or table to set things on but all in all a nice place to stay for 69.00 plus 20.00 for a pet on a Friday night in South Lake Tahoe. Oh yeah, did I mention they are more pet friendly than most of the beaches and...

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Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

We reserved a room for 2 nights a month in advance, with a credit card. We drove from Oakland airport to the motel through hills and mountains etc. Did not have cell service most of the time. Got to the motel around 8:30 and they had sold our rooms. Correct me if I'm wrong but isn't a credit card supposed...

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Thank Nita M
Alamogordo, New Mexico
Reviewed 11 July 2015

Very nice room, good A/C, clean bathroom. Comfy pillowtop bed, everything worked in room. Good location, excellent value. Plenty of ice. The breakfast was a joke - coffee and donuts. Office did not open until 8:00.

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Thank ChuckBrooks
Reviewed 7 July 2015

It's nothing fancy, in fact... it's like any other pretty crappy hotel room. The difference is that this hotel room was very clean, fairly modernized (newish paint, beds, flat screen TV, etc) The bathroom is on the bigger side for a hotel room of this size/type/price. The pool is not working this season.

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Thank Theguydf
Reviewed 10 May 2015

We stayed there for 2 days and it was very good especially for the price. Everything you need was there- Coffee maker, hair dryer, little extra mirror for make up or whatever 😀, microwave, fridge. It was clean and just a 5 minutes walk to the Lake.

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2Thank Anjaperle
San Jose, California
Reviewed 3 May 2015

We are using this place for more than 5years. It is clean comfortable and pleasant. Staff is very friendly and they really care about your needs and comfort. It is always our first choice. We feel like home here.

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1Thank Gagandeep S
Reviewed 2 May 2015 via mobile

I visited so many motels in california since I came from india. I found best facilities in budget inn, Lake tahoe. They have all comforts such as bed, wifi, washroom, free parking. I am totally satisfied with it. I would recommend my friends whoever is visiting lake tahoe.

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“Don't book this motel. Stay somewhere else.”
 of 5 bubbles stevepK7585TW, 19 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Sleep in a dumpster instead”
 of 5 bubbles MatthewD998, 10 Apr 2015 | Read review
“We were near the front of the hotel, the street noise was noticeable. I don't know if the rear of the hotel would be any better.”
 of 5 bubbles 49ers_Gold, 17 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Its worth it too pay a little more and go somewhere else”
 of 5 bubbles pushmop, 4 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Upstairs will be a bit more quiet, but in winter its nice to have your car right outside your door on first level. All rooms appear to be non smoking.”
 of 5 bubbles robertbE4487TY, 2 Apr 2014 | Read review
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