This place needs a match taken to it. Ratty torn bedding with stains. Old old old. I pulled back the sheets that were worn nearly through to check for bed bugs. Was going to use the pillow that had the sham on it , changed my mind when I took off the sham and found blood stains and god knows what else was on it. The carpet and room had not been vacuumed/cleaned in what was probably years. No tv, no phones, no clock. Not even paper or a pen. It DID have a bible. (oh goody..something to read). Missing light bulbs in the bathroom and over head room light. It is exactly as all the bad reviews state. Disgusting and gross. You can hear everything in the hallway and adjacent rooms. We were the luckier of our group, and had a in-room bathroom, so we didn't have to share the "communal" one. $118 bucks out the door for having nothing but filth. How the health dept has not closed this place down due to filth is beyond me. My spouse and I refused to shower at this place. Others in our group reported much of the same type of conditions in their rooms. Do yourself a favor and Drive the extra 17 miles to South Lake tahoe and find a decent place. Finally did find the toileties in the nearly rusted shut medicine cabinet. Have NO idea how long they had been in there as I dont think other people from other reviews thought to look inside of it. Had one small bottle of shampoo and one small bar of soap. So old looking I dont think the company that makes it is even in business anymore.
The staff is loud and rude. ONE exception the nice young waitress in the morning at breakfast. Real sweet. Probably is just trying to make a living. Not much in the area for wage earning.
FOOD....while we were at a catered function the food was not that great. They ran out of salad dressing, and the pasta dish before half the people had even eaten. We had to serve ourselves our own water and drinks. The owner couldnt figure out how to get the beer keg tapped and the first 30 minutes was spent trying to get beer NOT to foam. They finally went inside and got pitchers of beer from the bar. Don't know if they ever got it to work. One would think after years of holding large gatherings and catering functions they would know how to tap a keg.
Breakfast was a champagne buffet. We were informed on check in it was $20 for two. After we got our bill it was $16 bucks per person. The breakfast was just so-so. Certainly not worth 16 bucks a person. Biscuits and gravy were cold, even though it was in a catering type server. Best part about the breakfast was the Yoplait yogurt in a sealed container and the little smiling waitress.
I would NEVER recommend anyone stay here!
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