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Individually decorated, individually furnished, iron/ironing board
Individually decorated, individually furnished, iron/ironing board
Individually decorated, individually furnished, iron/ironing board
Individually decorated, individually furnished, iron/ironing board

Guest reviews

4.8/5 Exceptional
168 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Breakfast included
Parking included
Housekeeping

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Explore the area

Popular LocationGatekeeper's Museum4 min drive
Popular LocationNorth Lake Tahoe Visitors and Convention Bureau4 min drive
Popular LocationGranlibakken Resort Ski Area5 min drive
AirportLake Tahoe, CA (TVL)40 min drive

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  • Suite, 1 Queen Bed (With Jetted Tub)

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    • Sleeps 2
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  • Studio, 1 Queen Bed

    5/5 guest room rating

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    • Sleeps 2
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  • Premium Suite, 1 King Bed (Soaking Tub)

    5/5 guest room rating

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    • Sleeps 2
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  • Suite, 1 King Bed

    5/5 guest room rating

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    • Sleeps 2
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  • Deluxe Suite (Partial Lakeview)

    5/5 guest room rating

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    • Sleeps 2
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  • Suite, 1 Queen Bed (Without Jetted Tub)

    5/5 guest room rating

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    • Sleeps 2
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  • Romantic Suite, 1 Queen Bed (Soaking Tub or Jetted Tub)

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    • Sleeps 2
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  • Studio, 1 King Bed

    4.8/5 guest room rating

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    • Sleeps 2
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  • Deluxe Suite, 1 Queen Bed, Kitchenette

    5/5 guest room rating

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    • Sleeps 2
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  • Deluxe Suite, 1 King Bed, Accessible

    5/5 guest room rating

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    • Sleeps 2
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About this area

Tahoe City

Located in Tahoe City, The Cottage Inn is near a private beach. Travellers looking for local activities can try Granlibakken Resort Ski Area and Homewood Mountain Resort, while those looking to experience a bit of culture can stop by Gatekeeper's Museum. Enjoy the area's slopes with cross-country skiing and downhill skiing, and don't miss out on the sledging and snowmobiling.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Gatekeeper's Museum - 4 min drive
  • North Lake Tahoe Visitors and Convention Bureau - 4 min drive
  • Tahoe City Golf Course - 5 min drive
  • Commons Beach Park - 5 min drive
  • Granlibakken Resort Ski Area - 5 min drive

Getting around

  • Truckee Station - 24 min drive
  • Reno, NV (RNO-Reno-Tahoe Intl.) - 60 min drive

Restaurants

  • Spoon - 2 min walk
  • Fire Sign Cafe - 2 min walk
  • Sunnyside Restaurant - 5 min walk
  • Tahoe House Bakery & Gourmet - 3 min drive
  • The Bridgetender - 4 min drive

About this property

The Cottage Inn

Adults-only beach hotel
This hotel features coffee/tea in a common area, concierge services and free newspapers. Free buffet breakfast is provided, as well as free WiFi in public areas, free self parking and a free manager's reception. Other amenities include multilingual staff and a garden. All rooms are individually decorated and offer free WiFi and hairdryers. Guests can enjoy fireplaces, and other standard amenities include fridges and TVs.
The Cottage Inn offers 22 forms of accommodation with fireplaces and a hairdryer. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Cable televisions are provided.

Bathrooms include a shower and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily 8 AM–10 AM
  • Free daily reception
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Family friendly

  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in reception
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Multilingual staff
  • Ski storage

Languages spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Beach towels
  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Fridge

More

  • Fireplace
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3:00 PM and 8 PM
Late check-in subject to availability

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 8 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
An adult age 18 or older must assume all liability for the booking.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

This property welcomes adults only
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including stag and hen parties
Children 12 years old and younger are not permitted at this adults-only property

Property is also known as

Cottage Inn Tahoe City
Cottage Tahoe City

Frequently asked questions

Is this property pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Cottage Inn?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this hotel?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM to 8 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at The Cottage Inn?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is this property located?
Situated in Tahoe City, this beach hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Granlibakken Resort Ski Area, Gatekeeper's Museum and North Lake Tahoe Visitors and Convention Bureau. Commons Beach Park and Homewood Mountain Resort are also within 6 mi (10 km).

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for The Cottage Inn

4.8
Exceptional
5 - Excellent
140
4 - Good
24
3 - Okay
2
2 - Mediocre
2
1 - Poor
0
4.8
Cleanliness
4.9
Service and Staff
4.5
Amenities
4.7
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Kimberly was great. Kind considerate and made our short stay and pleasant.

Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

We appreciate the attention to details in the room decor and design features, with clear pride in the maintenance of the Inn. Breakfast was delicious as well!

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Awesome

Amazing - cozy cabins with fire places, awesome breakfast, great staff.

Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Very unique place. Comfortable and clean. The staff was beyond great! The entire experience was wonderful!

Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Cozy Cottages

We stayed in two different rooms, and both were great and cozy. The staff was wonderful and super helpful in accommodating our late arrival/early departure, and moving our bags when we changed rooms.

Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2020