Rated 4.3 out of 5 by 134
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Tomfi Summer Road Tri[
Clean, comfortable, quiet, especially in the back building. Staff super friendly. Room furniture a bit worn but other than than very nice. Easy walk to Stateline
July 25, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by dwebber Quiet and clean
Excellent location, friendly staff, great breakfast choice, clean linens and towels every day, would stay here again.
July 21, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by reeree94803 Our go to hotel!
This hotel has become our go to every time we stay in Tahoe which is at least twice a year. The rooms are clean and comfortable. The staff has always been friendly and helpful and the continental breakfast is just right. My six year old always looks forward to pushing the pancake button...:)
July 14, 2014
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by bliss78 Good location
Good location, on main road but rooms are set back so no traffic noise. Also there is a traffic light at the parking exit so left turns are easy to make. But no lake view, several blocks from the lake.
July 13, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by LenB Nice weekend stay
We only stayed for the weekend so nothing much to say than the place is nicely located and the rooms are big and clean.
July 11, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by bryanst Excellent Holiday Inn Express
I stayed at this hotel the day after a very busy 3-day holiday weekend. Given the hotel's location, I know they had to have been over-run by the tens of thousands of tourists that visited this area over the 4th of July weekend. In spite of this, all I found when I arrived was pristine hotel grounds, an impeccably clean room, and a front desk attendant that was nothing short of superb.
The layout of this Holiday Inn Express is very nice. The exterior has a log-cabin feel and the grounds are full of pine trees making for a very pleasant atmosphere. The rooms also have some local flavor: decorations of bears and mountain scenes. Overall, I was very impressed with this Holiday Inn Express and I will definitely be returning here when I visit South Lake Tahoe.
July 9, 2014
Rated 1.0 out of 5.0 by YAT-YAZ Room was not the one that was paid in advance for.
We had ordered and paid for at the 1-800 number a handicap suite a month in advance. Upon arrival that suite was given away and we had an under regulation handicap room. Try to make your Stage 4 cancer wife comfortable in an old chair because she can no longer lay in a bed and tell me how wonderful your stay was. These company is FIRED.
July 9, 2014
Rated 1.0 out of 5.0 by Stone06 Highly Disappointed
We always stay at Holiday Inn Express. We have never had a problem with any property we have stayed at. This one was the exception. Very old and dated furnishings, A/C did not work properly, Toilet did not work properly, Maid service was just a matter of making the bed. Dirty cups and various other trash left in room each day. Overall cleanliness was lacking. Parking was an issue - not enough. Breakfast room was much smaller than most others. No room, so you better be willing to take your breakfast on a hike to your room - The only plus to this property is a good proximity to restaurants and shopping.
July 8, 2014
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by tixx51 Good Location
Have not been in the area the last 20 years and we came here to celebrate my son's 18th. birthday.
The hotel location was great. So close proximity to most outdoor activities my son and I were interested in. The hotel was set far back from the road and you hardly the traffic noise.
July 8, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Old73 Tahoe Trip
Beautiful place to stay but very expensive. We have stayed there before but it cost a lot less. I guess the time and season may make it more expensive. We were pleased with our time there and the conditions of the room and area. We especially liked the breakfast. If we need a place to stay again we may come back.
July 7, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by heidiheidiheidi camp site didn't work out, so...
We saw the HIE driving around South Lake Tahoe, and when we decided to not camp at our original destination, we got on line and were able to book a room for 2 nights on a very busy weekend! It was just what we needed after a week of camping at Mammoth Lakes. Hot shower, newspaper, comfy room and great breakfast each morning. We always find HIE to be our first choice hotel on the road. Great value, and no guessing what you may end up with. Consistant all the time!
July 4, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by mikey628 The room was great expect for1 little spider we loved it .
The stay was awesome and having the pool right outside the door for the grandson was wonderful.
July 4, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Fun in Tahoe HI Express at Lake Tahoe
I love this Hotel. The location was good with a grocery store and some fast food restaurants right across the street and several large casinos within walking distance.
We stayed in a family suite with kitchen. It could easily sleep 6, it had a very nice fold out couch with an air mattress and the kitchen was well stocked with accessories needed to actually cook if you want to.
The pool and sauna were just average, nothing special, but the view outside makes up for all of that.
Breakfast was provided. Food was good with the exception of the main course, EGGS. The scrambled eggs were inedible, most of them remained on customer's plates and were thrown away. They were made with an egg mix that was mushy and had no flavor. We learned to not eat them after the first day and filled up on the other stuff provided instead. The rest of the food was quite good, the pancake machine is awesome and the staff kept the breakfast replenished all the way until the end.
I will stay here again. We had a wonderful stay.
July 3, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by world_traveler12 Great choice in south lake tahoe
Very conveniently located in south lake tahoe area. Walking distance to beach area and other activities. Good looking property, very good breakfast with much variety. Service and room quality also very good. Highly recommend.
July 2, 2014
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 by Chayarl This a motel, not a hotel.
This was a motel, not a hotel. We requested a king size bed and felt like it was shoved in a queen sized room.
Other guests arrived at 11:45pm, waking us up because they were noisy. Suggest Holiday Inn put signs asking guests to be considerate of others staying at the hotel. I have seen this at other Holiday Inns. We could hear people RUNNING back and forth outside our room ALL weekend. The walls are thin. Several times other guests felt the need to slam their doors. We could hear the bathroom exhaust going all night from another room. We could hear children screaming in the pool at night. Breakfast - over ripe bananas were put out a few at a time, bacon was so over cooked it was not enjoyable. Breakfast room is too small. Dirty plates sat on the tables after guests left. Suggest only using paper plates. Not so happy with facility.
June 25, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by The bpss Great reception at checkin
Good service and clean room. The staff was very helpful and the breakfast was good. Lots of choices and the food was warm and plentiful
June 25, 2014
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by SeeingUSA Retreat from the rat race
This is a great place close to shopping and Heavenly gondolas/mountain recreation. Clean, with a friendly staff. Only problem is lukewarm/grungy hot tub. Everything else is great. will stay here again.
June 24, 2014
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by FlyingScotsmanCA Breakfast
Cold Food selection good
Hot not so good, turkey bacon,sausage and what seemed to be microwaved scrambled eggs from a bag.
Overall-great location,clean facility,comfy bed clean room,easy access (walking) to some nice eating establishments and Stateline
June 24, 2014
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by joespeziale Good location, generally clean and welcoming but...
... there was a very dirty towel in the bath tub, with lots of long hair that had not been washed away.
Apart from that, the room was nice and clean, as well as spacious enough for our family of 4. The pool area is rather small but big enough for our purpose (relax after a long journey).
June 22, 2014
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 Too bad!
Not on the lake first off!
Breakfast room way too small , second!
Breakfast attendants need lots more training, way too slow to add hot items...
Gave up and went out for breakfast.
June 22, 2014
Rated 2.0 out of 5.0 by Ern49er Beds uncomfortable
I could not sleep in the beds, they were to hard.
I ended up trying to sleep in the chairs and that worked out better then the bed, but still could not sleep.
June 18, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Wanda702 Comfortable bed, friendly staff, nice bathroom, poor breakfast
We have stayed a several Holiday Inn Express locations and always enjoy the comfort and cleanliness of the rooms, the friendliness and helpfulness of the staff, and the convenience of the free hot breakfast. While the South Lake Tahoe location has a different look than most we have stayed at, the beds were still extremely comfortable, the bathrooms were updated and stylish, and the room and grounds were very clean. The only disappointment was the breakfast. What food that was left was cold, and the dining areas was unattended and dirty. Other then that, we had a great experience.
June 12, 2014
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 Hit and Miss
First, let me say that the staff at this Holiday Inn Express are extremely nice and attentive. Bernardo and Kim went out of their way to try and make things right with our assigned room. With that said, we did experience some problems.
When we checked in, the room smelled faintly of cigarette smoke. I wasn't happy about it, but it was bearable. I immediately contacted the front desk to let them know out of fear that they'd try to charge me for in room smoking upon checkout. The AC unit was not turned on, but upon turning it on, the smell of smoke really picked up. I contacted Kim at the front desk again and she, along with Bernardo, tried their best to accommodate us with another room. Unfortunately, there wasn't a room available that met our needs, so we stayed with our originally assigned room.
The room was fair, at best. There was a hole ripped in the curtains above the AC unit in the main room, and the chairs at the table were dingy and showing signs of serious wear. There were cracks in one of the bathroom sinks, and the AC unit in the main room had to be turned down to 64 degrees in order to bring the room down to a comfortable temperature (compared to the one in the bedroom which we set at 72, and were comfortable.) The sink in the main room also seemed to have trouble draining at times.
As far as cleanliness, housekeeping did an adequate job, though I was disappointed that one of the face towels they provided had a red stain on it - not something you really want to see on a hotel towel.
On the plus side, the location is really great - in walking distance to the Heavenly Gondola, Stateline, a grocery store and lots of restaurants. The staff, as I mentioned above, is also excellent, and the breakfast is better than most that I've experienced at Holdiay Inn Express.
June 9, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by JJR1 Clean and Quiet
The room was clean and quiet. Nice motel and the front desk staff was very friendly. When checking in she put a caller on hold to finish helping us.
June 9, 2014
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 by Boquet Holiday Inn Express??????
This in no way represents Holiday Express Inn in a good way. The room was old
June 7, 2014
Rated 2.0 out of 5.0 by slindy Relaxing experience
This was our first trip to Lake Tahoe and we made a good decision to stay at your hotel.
June 6, 2014
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Beab Nice Stay
We enjoy staying at the Holiday Inn Express in South Lake Tahoe. The staff is very accommodating and friendly. The rooms do need updating however for maximum cleanliness and appearance.
June 4, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Steve2925 Great Room & Rates
Definitely one of the most comfortable and nicest rooms I have stayed in. Staff was very friendly and accommodating. I highly recommend staying here if you are in South Lake Tahoe!!!!
May 31, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 Clean, convenient and friendly.
This is a great place to stay to be close to recreational activities and casino activities.
Would recommend asking for top floor as your friends upstairs can get a bit noisy.
Overall, a really good choice to stay in South Lake Tahoe!
May 21, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by TROW Lake Tahoe Holiday Inn Express
My husband and I stayed approximately 8 nights and we had a very good experience with all staff. All staff were friendly, courteous and greeted us whenever they saw us. They made us feel very welcome. I would definitely stay here again.
May 6, 2014