Basecamp Tahoe City is a stylish boutique hotel set on the shores of Lake Tahoe with modern adventurer-themed lodgings and breathtaking views. Built as a base for visitors wanting to explore the incredible lakes, trails, and mountains in the Lake Tahoe Basin, Basecamp Tahoe City is situated across the main road from the shores of Lake Tahoe, is a short walk from Commons Beach and just a few miles from the ski slopes of the famous Squaw Valley Resort. The hotel offers well-appointed, and stylishly decorated guest rooms designed for comfort with the conveniences of a modern resort like flat-screen televisions, gear racks, and complimentary wireless Internet. Hotel amenities include a delicious continental breakfast served every morning, free parking and a laid-back, low-key bar and café serving seasonal American fare.

Guest Accommodations

Basecamp Tahoe City features well-appointed and stylishly decorated guest rooms designed for comfort with carpeted floors, king, queen, double or twin beds with pillowtop mattresses, deluxe linens, and hypoallergenic pillows, and en-suite tiled bathrooms with single vanities, walk-in showers, fresh towels, and branded bath products. Work desks and chairs offer a place to work, and modern conveniences include flat-screen televisions with cable channels, gear racks, and complimentary wireless Internet.

The Great Indoors Family Room is a unique tented bunk room with one king-size bed and two twin bunk beds in a separate, canvas tented room with a faux log fire and a picnic table and camping chairs. This room also offers wireless Internet access and is ideal for families.


A deluxe complimentary continental breakfast is served in the dining room every morning and includes freshly brewed coffee and tea, fresh fruit juices and fruit, baked bread, muffins, yogurt, homemade granola, and local cheeses and meats. The hotel’s lobby bar offers ‘Happy Hour’ specials, including a selection of local craft brews along with light fare such as homemade soups and hearty stews, and grilled cheese sandwiches. S’mores can be enjoyed on the decks of the hotel in the evenings.

Amenities and Recreation

Amenities at Basecamp Tahoe City include a deluxe complimentary continental breakfast served every morning, libations and light fare served at the lobby bar throughout the day and s’mores in the evenings on the decks next to the fire pits. Guest rooms have gear racks, and there is complimentary wireless Internet in all the rooms and around the property.

Situated in the heart of downtown Tahoe City on the shores of Lake Tahoe, Basecamp Tahoe City offers a wealth of recreation and outdoor activities year-round. Guests can enjoy outdoor activities such as walking, biking, skating and jogging along the paved trail system along the edge of the Lake, which also runs across the historic Lake Tahoe dam and down the river. Summer offers hiking, mountain biking, climbing, kayaking, canoeing, fishing, white-water rafting, and wildlife watching, while winter brings snow sports such as skiing, snowboarding, cross-country skiing, and more at one of several world-class ski resorts nearby.

Weddings & Events

Basecamp Tahoe City offers a small, open room with cozy fireplace for meetings, gatherings, and other functions. The Tahoe Sun Room boasts floor-to-ceiling windows and breathtaking views of Lake Tahoe and the Southern mountains and can be arranged to cater for a variety of group sizes. The North Lake Sun Room is another room that can accommodate meetings and other functions with 374 square feet of space and modern décor and amenities. The hotel’s onsite team is on hand to help with the planning and details of the function or event.

955 N Lake Blvd, Tahoe City, CA 96145, website, Phone: 530-580-8430