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1 bedroom, Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, down comforters
46-inch flat-screen TV with satellite channels, fireplace

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Bar

Explore the area

    Popular LocationHomewood Mountain Resort4 min walk
    Popular LocationMeeks Bay Beach7 min drive
    Popular LocationEd Z'berg Sugar Pine Point State Park8 min drive
    AirportLake Tahoe, CA (TVL)41 min drive

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About this area


Located in Homewood, West Shore Cafe and Inn is in the mountains and on a private beach. Homewood Mountain Resort and Tahoe City Golf Course are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Emerald Bay State Park and D. L. Bliss State Park. Take in the nearby slopes with ski runs and ski lifts, or check out other outdoor activities such as snowmobiling and sledding.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Homewood Mountain Resort - 4 min walk
  • Meeks Bay Beach - 7 min drive
  • Ed Z'berg Sugar Pine Point State Park - 8 min drive
  • North Lake Tahoe Visitors and Convention Bureau - 11 min drive
  • Granlibakken Resort Ski Area - 12 min drive

Getting around

  • Truckee Station - 31 min drive
  • AirportReno-Tahoe Intl. Airport (RNO) - 67 min drive


  • West Shore Cafe – Beachfront fine-dining restaurant with a bar offering Californian cuisine. Serves lunch and dinner on select days. Kids' menu available.

About this property

West Shore Cafe and Inn

At West Shore Cafe and Inn, hit the private beach, dine onsite at West Shore Cafe, or enjoy a drink at one of the hotel's 2 bars/lounges. All 6 rooms boast fireplaces and offer free WiFi and living rooms. Refrigerators and room service are standard, as are flat-screen TVs with satellite channels.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking
  • Free ski shuttle

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast available daily 7:30 AM–10 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • Room service available
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • Downhill skiing
  • Motor boating
  • Motorized watercraft
  • Snowboarding

Family friendly

  • Refrigerator
  • Separate living room


  • Elevator

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Ski equipment rentals
  • Skiing lessons
  • Ski passes
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • English


  • Dock
  • Firepit
  • Marina onsite
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Private beachfront location


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel


  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Renovated entire property - March 2020
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Ceiling fan
  • Down comforter
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Heating
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Linens
  • Premium bedding


  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels


  • 46-inch flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Streaming services

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator


  • Desk
  • Fireplace
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Separate living room
  • Turndown service



Check-in from 4:00 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
An adult age 18 or older must assume all liability for the booking

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards
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Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
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Beautiful space, friendly staff from front desk to servers, and pleasantly surprised with the food. Beds were very comfortable and room was cozy.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
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We absolutely loved our stay! They were super clean and sensitive to covid throughout the entire process (checkin, hallways, room cleanliness, continental breakfast was room service every day without charge) and the staff were so friendly! Beautiful spot and great food!
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2020

3/5 Okay

Traveled with partner
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Beautiful location on the lake. Quiet and secluded.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
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It was beautiful. Clean. The phi the doesn’t do it justice. Amazing.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020