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Truckee Donner Lodge

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Palo Alto, California, United States
Reviewed 1 January 2014

We stayed there in December 2013. The hotel was very conveniently located: on the first day we drove to Sugar Bowl which is a very close drive away along a scenic road. On the second day we went to Northstar which is not that close but still only 30 minutes away or so. The hotel itself was very comfortable. It...

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truckeedonnerlodge, General Manager at Truckee Donner Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Michal C, Thank you for you great review! We are so happy you had a wonderful stay at our lodge. Our staff works very hard to provide our guests with a wonderful stay and we are glad to have exceeded your expectation. Look forward to seeing you again.

Oakland, California
Reviewed 29 December 2013

Clean rooms, decent beds, overall pretty good. Breakfast was really skimpy, fake eggs and instant oatmeal. I was disappointed at being asked to pay $20 more at check in for a room with two double beds instead of the one king room I had reserved.

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 16 December 2013

I chose this accommodation because they had a $99 a night deal on the date I was planning to stay with my husband. The lady at the main lobby was nice in welcoming me as I checked. We came a couple of hours early but the lady found an available room that was ready and moved us there which was...

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truckeedonnerlodge, General Manager at Truckee Donner Lodge, responded to this review

Dear erickles, Thank you for your kind review on Tripadvisor! We are glad you had a very good stay with us. We truly enjoy providing a great guest experience for our guests and glad you enjoyed our lodge. We look forward to seeing you again.

Boise, Idaho
Reviewed 10 December 2013

This is a fantastic place to stay when traveling over or around the Donner area. Have stayed here at least 6 times, always quiet, clean, and the rooms are always fully appointed as they should be. Free breakfast is a plus, we recommend this place to anyone traveling in this area that needs a place to rest.

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truckeedonnerlodge, General Manager at Truckee Donner Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Alfred_RRS, We are always glad when you stay with and are humbled and honored to be your hotel of choice when visiting the Truckee community. Thank you for kind and generous review of our lodge and of course we look forward to seeing you back soon! :)

Sacramento, California
Reviewed 4 December 2013

Close by Serene Lakes, easy on and off Hiway 80 at Donner Pass Rd just before Truckee. this former Holiday Inn is more personal, cleaner and better maintained as an independent hotel. full hot breakfast, spotless rooms, big and well lit bathrooms and the most pleasant front desk staff ever! kids have a home at Serene Lakes...so staying close by...

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truckeedonnerlodge, General Manager at Truckee Donner Lodge, responded to this review

Dear lnwild, Thank you for your generous review of our lodge. Our team works very hard to provide an excellent experience to each and everyone of our guests. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. Your feedback and comments are valuable to us. Thank you for staying with us and look forward to your return visits.

WILSONVILLE
Reviewed 28 October 2013

The room was very clean and quiet, great location. The internet was fast, the desk was large. Breakfast was average for this type of property. I'll stay here again. The view from the window was over a forested area which added to the privacy and peacefulness.

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Cazadero, California
Reviewed 23 October 2013

For the price, this place was a fantastic bargain. It had everything one would want in a pleasant hotel stay: clean beds, views of the forest from the rooms, amazingly helpful staff, and a great complimentary breakfast. I rarely write reviews, but staying at Truckee-Donner Lodge was such a positive experience I felt others should know. Also, historic downtown Truckee...

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Hertfordshire
Reviewed 14 October 2013

Turned up without booking owing to a change in trip plans. Efficient reception. The room was very clean and quiet. Bed was great - good sleep quality. Efficent air conditioner too! Breakfast was fine. AAA discount was a bonus. Bathroom was clean with a fair sized bath. Hot coffee always on the go in reception. Eateries are a 5 minute...

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Reviewed 30 September 2013

Nicole was very polite nice young lady. Was nice to visit with and very knowledgeable of the area and treated us with great care and concern.. Special thanks Nicole, we would stay again. Mark and Kristi.

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Mammoth Lakes, California
Reviewed 28 September 2013

Let me start out by saying I have spent about 25 nights at this hotel in the last few months (for work). The rooms are nice sized with a good sized desk with chair, and another comfortable chair. Also in the room was a refrigerator, microwave, and coffee maker (although there is always coffee in the lobby.) The bed was...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the town of Truckee amidst mountains, lakes, alpines and meadows, the Truckee Donner Lodge is a warm relaxing space so you can rest and recharge. Our lodge combines modern luxuries and contemporary decor with the traditional amenities and architecture of a country lodge. Whether you are on the ultimate ski vacation, traveling for business or just need a weekend getaway, the Truckee Donner Lodge offers exceptional amenities.Our guest rooms and feature rooms are simple and serene. Each appointed with a large flat screen TV, refrigerator, coffee pot, wet bar and microwave. Complimentary hi-speed wireless access is available throughout the lodge.Share your day's activities with friends in our lobby with fireplace; or, relax your muscles and admire the stars from our Hot Tub. Cool off during the warm summer days in our outdoor pool—the views of the alpines are magnificent.Wake up each morning to a deluxe Hot Continental Breakfast. Our breakfast bar offers a wide variety of choices including hot and cold cereals, fresh fruit yogurt, scrambled eggs, cheese omelets, bacon, bagels, toast, and muffins.It’s all delicious, all complimentary and all waiting for you at the Newly Remodeled Truckee Donner Lodge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Truckee Donner Lodge

Address: 10527 Cold Stream Rd, Truckee, CA 96161-0513
Region: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > Truckee
Price Range: ₹ 8,639 - ₹ 18,194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Truckee Donner Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 65
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Also Known As:
Truckee Donner Hotel Truckee
Holiday Inn Truckee
Truckee Holiday Inn Express
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“Request a room away from elevator and vending machines.”
 of 5 bubbles knapplepie, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I was at the end of the hall on the top floor, which was very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles F4543JZjohnb, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Go directly to the hotel to book rather than an online site, it's less expensive.”
 of 5 bubbles 443kathyk, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Our room on the south side was very quiet. Don't know about those on the highway side.”
 of 5 bubbles Northcoast_Flyer, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Wooden buildings are difficult and costly to maintain. Be glad they are there for your convenience.”
 of 5 bubbles normanv621, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
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