Lake Tahoe Journals

Great summer vacation with the kids

A July 2005 trip to Lake Tahoe by LLiu

Quote: We're making this a yearly multi-family summer vacation because the South Lake Tahoe area has recently blossomed into a great destination. Combined with the excellent El Dorado Beach and Campgrounds by the Lake, there are plenty of things to do with the kids.
Best Things Nearby:Walking distance to shopping, dining, and casinos; biking/jogging distance to El Dorado Beach (which is excellent for swimming and water sports during the summer).Best Things About the Resort:Kid friendly, not very crowded (week after July 4th), free bike and movie rentals, free donuts and popcorn daily, free laundry facility, and daily maid service.Resort Experience:Very friendly service from the moment we checked in until we checked out. Close to everything, but without the noise and crowds. Extremely family friendly! I'd much rather have my family stay here than at a nice hotel like Embassy Suites or Harrah's. ...Read More

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on July 15, 2005

Americana Village
South Lake Tahoe, California 96150