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The Cottage Inn

1690 West Lake Boulevard, Tahoe City, CA 96145

+1 530 581 4073

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based on 215 reviews

About The Cottage Inn, Tahoe City

Value for money

Cottage Inn - Adults Only is perfectly positioned in a peaceful setting, only a short car ride from Squaw Valley Ski Resort. It also offers a swimming pool, free Wi-Fi and a lake. Those staying at the bed & breakfast can enjoy the property's gardens. In addition, the multilingual staff are on hand to offer local information. Each cosy room at Cottage Inn - Adults Only provides a refrigerator, plus all the essentials required for an enjoyable stay. They are also fitted with a hair dryer, cable/satellite channels and a shower. There are a selection of restaurants and cafés close to the bed & breakfast, and Truckee is a brief car trip away. It is conveniently situated just moments from Lake Tahoe.

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Standard Rooms - Panoramic view


$295 totalPriceline
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King Rooms - Garden view


$256 totalHotels.com
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Queen Rooms - Garden view


$225 totalBooking.com
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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Private beach
  • Adults only
  • Snorkeling
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Scuba diving
  • Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Horse riding
  • Windsurfing


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Fan
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans


  • Quiet street view
  • Fireplace
  • Seating area
  • Garden view
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Lake view
  • Carpeted
  • Ski storage
  • Storage available

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Increased accessibility
  • Adults only
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance


  • Wine glasses
  • Breakfast included
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee machine
  • Dining table


  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Private beach
  • Garden

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Streaming service
  • TV


  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Wardrobe or closet

Services and conveniences

  • Concierge service
  • Key access

Parking and transportation

  • Parking


  • Iron and ironing board

Family friendly

  • Complimentary breakfast

Places of interest near The Cottage Inn

Attractions in Tahoe City, California curated by momondo

The Cottage Inn location: 1690 West Lake Boulevard, Tahoe City, CA 96145

Restaurants and Cafés

Spoon0.1 mi
Patio at Sunnyside0.2 mi
Granlibakken Tahoe - Cedar House Pub1.0 mi
Pfeifer House Restaurant1.5 mi

The Cottage Inn Reviews

ExcellentBased on 215 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • The breakfast was amazing and delicious. (in 56 reviews)
  • And the staff was great. (in 55 reviews)
  • The location was perfect. (in 25 reviews)
Cons -
  • Nothing we didn’t like! (in 10 reviews)
  • The super small bathroom in the small unit. (in 7 reviews)
  • There was nothing to dislike. (in 1 review)

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Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


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Frequently asked questions

  • 2 star hotels in Tahoe City typically cost $244/night, but The Cottage Inn is typically available for $225/night, and is rated equally to its competitors.

  • Judging by our data, The Cottage Inn does not have a pool on site, but hotels regularly make additions and changes to their venues and do not always notify us. It would be best to call The Cottage Inn at +1 530 581 4073.

  • When staying at The Cottage Inn there is just 1.8 mi between you and Tahoe City city center. While making your way to the center of Tahoe City, you should plan to visit Gatekeeper's Museum, along with all the shops and restaurants.

  • If you have questions or concerns about your stay at The Cottage Inn, call +1 530 581 4073 to speak with a front desk representative.

  • Yes, The Cottage Inn has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

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