Inn by The Lake - Heavenly


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Learning - Advanced

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January, February, March, December



The Inn by the Lake is located in a quiet, secluded spot on the South shore of Lake Tahoe. Offering fantastic value for money, the Inn by the Lake is an excellent choice for those on a budget or who are just looking for a base from which to explore Lake Tahoe. There is a complimentary resort shuttle to transport guests to the Heavenly slopes, which takes about 5 minutes. Guests facilities include an excellent outdoor heated pool, spa and sauna.

Quick Facts
    • 5 mins on the free shuttle to the Heavenly gondola and town centre
    • Fitness Centre
    • Outdoor pool and hot tub
    • Ski storage
    • Great value for money

A cozy alpine getaway located just across the street from Lake Tahoe, the Inn By The Lake is situated 10 minutes from the lifts at Heavenly Mountain Resort and just two miles from gambling, restaurants and nightlife.

With 100 nonsmoking guest rooms and suites, the Inn By The Lake hotel guests will enjoy comfortable in-room amenities including spa tubs, plush mattresses, wireless Internet, mini refrigerators and expanded cable service with HBO. Many of the hotelrooms and suites feature private balconies and stunning views of Lake Tahoe and the surrounding Sierra Nevada. 

For winter sports fanatics, world-class skiing and snowboarding are just moments from the Inn By The Lake at Heavenly Mountain Resort, and complimentary ski lockers and snowshoes are available for guest use. Guests visiting during the summer can enjoy the use of complimentary hotel bikes or a visit to nearby El Dorado Beach.

  • Wireless High Speed Internet Access available throughout the Property
  • Access to Lobby Computer Work Station
  • On-site Lake View Fitness Room
  • 2-hour Bike / Snowshoe use (seasonal)
  • Private Parking
  • Local Phone Calls
  • Newspaper
  • Ski/Board or Bike Storage
  • Use of BBQ's and Picnic Areas (seasonal)
  • Lake and Mountain views from many units and throughout the property
  • Beautifully landscaped grounds and pool area which includes our year 'round heated bi-level outdoor Hot Tub.
  • Inn by the Lake EVENT Center, ideal for Retreats, Meetings, Receptions and other Catered Group Functions.
  • The Bear Beach Café, with fantastic views of Lake Tahoe. Open for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
  • Tahoe Bowl, South Shore's only Bowling Lanes and Family Fun Center, adjacent to Inn by the Lake.
All rooms feature:
  • Non-smoking
  • Free WiFi
  • Microwave
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Color TV with extended basic cable & HBO
  • AM/FM clock radio
  • Direct dial telephone
  • In-room beverage maker
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Three bedrooms
  • Gas burning fireplace
  • Deck on the beach
  • Use of Lakeland Village facilities
  • Daily maid service
Lake Front Townhouse
Inn by the Lake owns and manages one of the few units directly on the beach at Aston Lakeland Village. Sunsets are absolutely beautiful from this townhomes deck, and you are but steps away from the crystal clear blue water of Lake Tahoe.  
This unit sleeps 10 people with three private bedrooms and two lofts. The main level has the master bedroom with a king bed, full bathroom, living/dining area, and full kitchen. The second level has an open loft with queen size day bed, and two private bedrooms; one with two queen beds, and the other with one queen size bed.  The third floor loft has a set of twin size bunk beds.  
The full kitchen has cookware, cooking utensils, silverware and dishes. The living area has a flat screen TV with DVD player, small stereo, gas burning stove, and sliding glass door that accesses the deck. (Approx. 1350 sq ft) 
Single Queen
Guest room with queen bed; table and chairs; vanity area and bath/shower combination, a private balcony or patio with property view. (Approx. 250 sq ft)
Double Queen Non-View
This guest room offers two queen beds; table and chairs, bath/shower combination, and private balcony with a property view. (Approx. 325 sq ft)
Double Queen Lake View
This guest room offers two queen beds; table and chairs, bath/shower combination, and private balcony with a Lake Tahoe view. (Approx. 325 sq ft)
Double Queen Great Room
Very spacious with two queen beds, wet bar, recliner, table and chairs, separate vanity and closet area, bath with tub/shower combo. Located on first floor with patio. Pool or property view. (Approx. 500 sq ft)
King Great Room
Spacious guest room with king bed, wet bar, loveseat, table and chairs, separate vanity and closet area, bath with tub/shower combo, and a private balcony with Lake Tahoe view. (Approx. 500 sq ft)
Junior Suite
Spacious room with king bed and TV, parlor area with a queen sleeper sofa, TV, bath/shower combination, and a private patio or balcony with a Lake Tahoe view. (Approx. 440 sq ft)
One-Bedroom Suite
Private bedroom with king bed and TV; separate living area with queen sleeper sofa; TV; wet bar, bath/shower combination with regular size tub and whirlpool jets; separate vanity area; private balcony and a Lake Tahoe view. (Approx. 650 sq ft)
Deluxe One-Bedroom Suite
One private bedroom with a king bed and TV. It has the Roman tub with whirlpool jets, shower head and additional vanity space. There is a living area with queen sofa sleeper and TV. The suite offers a full kitchen, dining table and a private balcony with a Lake Tahoe view. (Approx. 900 sq ft) Deluxe Suite kitchens are equipped with full size oven/stove, microwave, refrigerator, coffee maker, basic pots and pans, baking dish, utensils, dishes and silverware.
Deluxe Two-Bedroom Suite
Two private bedrooms. The master has a king bed with TV. The second private bedroom has a queen bed. There is an enlarged standing shower and added vanity space. There is a second full bath combination. It has a living area, dining table and a full kitchen. There is a queen sleeper provided in the living area and a private balcony with a Lake Tahoe view. (Approx. 1150 sq ft) Deluxe Suite kitchens are equipped with full size oven/stove, microwave, refrigerator, coffeemaker, basic pots and pans, baking dish, utensils, dishes and silverware.
Surf & Other Activities

Restaurants & Bars:

Bear Beach Café

Inn by the Lake is proud to announce the opening of the Bear Beach Café restaurant at South Lake Tahoe. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, the hospitable Bear Beach Café offers priceless views of Lake Tahoe and a diversified menu of favorites and creative fare. A hearty breakfast at the Bear Beach Café is a “must do” during your stay at Lake Tahoe’s South Shore.

Winter Fun

Home to over a dozen world class ski/snowboard resorts, Lake Tahoe is a winter paradise. With an average of 380 inches of the wonderful white snow and more than 300 days of sunshine each year, you can imagine the inspiring beauty and the vertical challenge of this Lake Tahoe ski vacation. 

Ski Areas in Lake Tahoe:

  • Heavenly
  • Sierra at Tahoe
  • Kirkwood
  • Squaw Valley USA
  • NorthStar at Tahoe
  • Alpine Meadows
  • Diamond Peak

Heavenly Ski Resort

The Heavenly Ski Resort is Lake Tahoe’s highest mountain at 10,000 feet; it’s also one of the largest mountains in North America and is California’s largest resort. Situated in the exciting destination of South Lake Tahoe means not only do you get to take advantage of world renowned skiing, you also get to enjoy incredible nightlife and a multitude of other activities and attractions. Heavenly Ski Resort not only features 4,800 acres of skiable terrain, it also includes Heavenly Village, home to live music, dining and a variety of shopping choices. Annual snowfall at Heavenly Ski Resort averages approximately 360 inches. Try your skills at the up and coming sport of Snow Biking; a fun new way to ride down the mountain.  Or rent snow shoes and take in a peaceful trek through the winter landscape as you connect with nature while getting great exercise.
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