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This spectacularly beautiful resort lake, with over 70 miles of shoreline, offers two "faces:" family-style on the California side and high-rise casinos on Nevada's side.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 13 November 2003

We stayed at the Embassy Vacation Resort 10/3-10/10. We had a 2 bedroom condo with views of the lake. The resort was in an excellent location, with walking distance to several resteraunts and 1 mile walk to the casinos. Our unit was very clean and...More

24  Thank Erin G
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 1 January 2008

I recently visited Reno, Nevada in November, 2007, for a convention. I made a day trip to Lake Tahoe for sightseeing. I didn't catch Lake Tahoe at its best. It was cold and raining but no snow yet. The ski resorts were still closed and...More

7  Thank rogerm001
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to Lake Tahoe from Reno,NV for the day. It was breath taking to see the lake, mountains, and all the beautiful fall colors! Perfect if you love photography! I got The most gorgeous pictures on that bright sunny day.

Thank PDgirl5
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots to see and do but many parking areas already closed for the season, which given it was 24’c when we visited made snow seems long way away. Some good view points to stop and take pictures and roads were not too busy even though...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited South Lake Tahoe and it was incredible. It was fairly quiet when we went on a Saturday and would definitely recommend because the views and the lake are amazing!

Thank Helen G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you’re a nature lover this is the place to be! You should definitely visit Emerald Bay and Sandy Harbour. Especially at Sandy Harbour the water is crystal clear. My secret tip: go to Rosie’s Cafe in Tahoe City, it’s amazing! And in South Lake...More

Thank Katrin R
Reviewed 11 October 2018

We spent a couple of days traveling around Lake Tahoe. It was very beautiful and we were lucky that we had bright sunshine and temperatures in the low 60s. It could not have been nicer!

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Reviewed 9 October 2018

Beautiful majestic views of peace and serenity. Who says there is not GOD? Great drive around the lake with no problems.

Thank 933LovetoTravel
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Lake Tahoe is mesmerizingly beautiful.It is a large freshwater lake in the Sierra Nevada Mountains of California. The Emerald Bay State Park is must visit and don't miss the 1929 Nordic-style mansion Vikingsholm. There is a long-distance Tahoe Rim Trail.It’s known for its awesome beaches...More

Thank padmajakrishnan2010
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing experience with family in Lake Tahoe!!!! I recommend everyone to take a vacation here at least once!!! You will not regret it! It’s so peaceful and yet so exciting!!

Thank keilar007
Reviewed 1 October 2018

We stopped at several places around the lake whilst on a road trip. Views are stunning and it’s so picturesque. Easy to find places to stop and Shoals vista is not to be missed

Thank Brent J
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

During our road trip we decided to stop by Lake Tahoe. We did not know this place but by random I saw a picture of the lake and we chose to rent an apartment with a direct access to the lake. We had a brilliant...More

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