Emerald Bay Lodge

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About Emerald Bay Lodge

Emerald Bay Lodge offers tastefully decorated accommodation with an outdoor pool, just minutes from Emerald Bay and the Lake Tahoe Airport.

Recently renovated rooms feature conveniences such as microwaves, refrigerators, flat-screen TVs, and complimentary Wi-Fi. Guests are also provided with premium bedding, free newspapers and coffee makers.

Emerald Bay Lodge provides free self-parking, a business centre, concierge services and lush gardens. There is a cosy fireplace in the lobby where guests can warm up, too. Guests also have access to wedding services.

Guests are offered a breakfast basket during their stay. The property has a picnic area and barbecue available. There are a variety of restaurants nearby, such as Sonney's BBQ Shack Bar and Grill, My Thai Cuisine and Jalapeno's Taqueria.

The property is approximately a five-minute drive from the Tallac Historic Site, Pope Beach and Magic Carpet Golf, which offers fun for the whole family. Mount Tallac is less than a 15-minute drive away from the property.

Top amenities

  • WiFi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • A/C
  • Parking
  • Balcony / Terrace
  • Washing machine
  • TV / Entertainment
  • Hairdryer
  • Pool
  • Non-smoking rooms

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Hotel facilities

  • Business centre
  • Concierge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Parking lot
  • Pets allowed
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Balcony / Terrace
  • Electric kettle
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking

Positive Reviews

Excellent staff and service

Guests love the way they are treated at this property. They find that the staff will go out of their way to satisfy their guests' needs. The staff members are quick to help guests out if they have any concerns or room issues during their stay at this property.

The perfect location in Lake Tahoe

Many reviews express how happy guests are about the location of this property. It is located directly on Highway 89 and is very easy to find. Emerald Bay and Tahoe Airport are close by, as well as many shopping areas, beaches, restaurants and historic sites. Everything can be reached in less than 20 minutes.

Negative Reviews

Tired-looking rooms

There are many complaints about the rooms and bathrooms at this property. Guests mention that some of the rooms are tired looking and falling apart. Guests state that the rooms are in need of some major renovations and new furnishings.

Broken amenities

According to many reports, amenities in the rooms are prone to breaking down or are even broken upon arrival. Guests complain about amenities such as broken showers, TVs, and coffee makers, as well as air conditioning and heating units that underperform.

Too noisy

There have been reports of the lodge being too noisy. There seemingly isn't that much soundproofing in the rooms and guests can hear other guests next door as well as traffic outside.

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Rating Overview

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6 /10
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6 out of 10 based on 51 reviews