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Donner Lake Village

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Donner Lake Village is a year-round condominium resort nestled in the pines on the west shore of Donner Lake, one of the Sierra Nevada's most charming and beautiful alpine lakes. Our friendly staff can help you plan your visit, too. Encounter serenity in a one or two-bedroom suite, studio or spacious room complete with microwaves, refrigerators and FREE high speed wireless internet. Easy access to year round activities. In summer enjoy our private beach and marina with boat rentals. In winter hit the slopes at eight nearby world class ski resorts.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair access
Room features
Refrigerator in room
Non-smoking rooms
Good to know
Lake View
Great View
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This is my second time visiting Donner Lake village and I love this lodge. It’s so close to ski resorts like boreal and Sugarbowl. Also it’s very close to the beautiful Truckee downtown with best restaurants. The rooms are very clean and beautiful views of lake. Love spending
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Went here for a solo relaxing weekend getaway and loved it. Be sure to ask for a first level room with a lake view. Waking up to a view of the lake every morning and being able to walk right onto the private beach and pier was very relaxing. The rooms have a full kitchen
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Response from Kelsey T, Guest Relations Manager at Donner Lake Village
Responded 8 Aug 2018
Hi Jon - Thank you so much for this wonderful review! Solo trips are the best when you just want to get away and relax! Exceeding all expectations is the ultimate goal and we LOVE hearing comments like this from our guests. It's great to know you had a good vacation at Donner Lake Village! Again, thank you so much for taking the time to write this review for us - hope to see you back again soon!
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Great room, friendly staff, wonderful views and a super comfy bed. The kitchen was great and the pots and pans were sufficient, Not sure how to comply with the 200 word minimum on this review page. I said enough in fifty.
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When coming up to the Sierra, Truckee is our favorite place to visit & Donner Lake Village is our first choice for lodging. We have been coming up here during the winter for many years & keep coming back depending on the snow & our schedule. We have stayed here in the summer but
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Very close to Royal Gorge - claimed to be the largest XC ski area in N America. And one of the few residences of any type directly on Donner Lake (might be a fun XC ski itself if it was cold enough - not while we were there) - meaning a beautiful view and no traffic. Even
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Response from KelseyGPM, Guest Relations Manager at Donner Lake Village
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you so much for highlighting our location and staff. Royal Gorge is always a favorite for locals and guests! It's wonderful to hear you had a great vacation and we hope to see you back again!
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Studio with Lakeview
The beautiful view
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Studio Kitchen
I am planning a stay here In April 2017. What is the difference between the Lodgette and a Studio?
Hello Charlesvincent A, the Studio is bigger and has a kitchenette (no oven). Below are room descriptions. Lodgette: Approximately 360 square feet with one Queen bed and a sleep sofa. Features a small refrigerator, microwave and coffeemaker. Accommodates 2 to 4 people. Studio: Approximately 420 square feet with one Queen bed and a sleep sofa. Kitchenette has a small refrigerator, small oven, microwave coffeemaker, cookware, utensils and two-burner stove top. Accommodates 2 to 4 people Hope that helps. Let us know if you have any other questions. Becky
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Hello! We do not have a complimentary shuttle that runs directly from Squaw at this time. Please see below for shuttle options to Squaw (the North Lake Tahoe Express is very popular). Uber is also available around Lake Tahoe now! North Lake Tahoe Express | 530-584-3922 Anytime Taxi | 530-414-4187 FAST TAXI Airport Shuttle | 530-583-6699 or 800-977-TAXI Please do not hesitate to contact our front desk with additional questions or assistance with transportation. (888) 976-5913 - Becky
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can we bring dogs?
Hello, Krista! Dogs are great Tahoe companions, however, Donner Lake Village is pet-free when it comes to room accomodations. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause you. Please let us know if you have any further questions, or need assistance otherwise.
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Everyone has their own perspective and expectation. Sometimes an experience is totally based on a mood or mindset.
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"Upper level rooms can be quieter but we prefer the lower level rooms - no stairs :)"
"probably better off to splurge for lake view if you're going to stay here."
"Lakeview rooms are quiet and give a killer view on the lake."
"ask for lake view."
"136 is perfect"
US$124 - US$295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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