Welcome to The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe

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Experience The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, the only AAA five-diamond mountain resort in Northern California, and discover the pristine beauty of this breathtaking region. From its crystal-clear lake to its legendary skiing, hiking and golfing– this luxury hotel in Lake Tahoe provides endless possibilities. Featuring the only luxury ski-in, ski-out access in Lake Tahoe with mountain concierge services, a stunning slopeside spa, exceptional dining and impeccable service, The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe welcomes you to a sophisticated mountain retreat unlike any other. Just a short shuttle drive away, Lake Club, The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe adds an extraordinary new dimension to the summer resort experience. For a daily access fee, guests will experience a unique, stunningly designed waterside venue and an accompanying host of amenities that include al fresco dining, inclusive select beverages, leisure and water activities, and direct access to the lake.

Rooms & Suites

The Club Lounge is currently closed for the season.

Exclusively Yours…

The Club Lounge offers guests an intimate setting to enjoy:

  • A dedicated concierge team for your individual needs 7 a.m.-10 p.m.
  • Five culinary offerings presented throughout the day.
  • Sommelier’s selection of wines, sparkling wines, local beers, spirits, cordials and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Intimacy, comfort and exclusivity with personalized service
  • Panoramic views of the Martis Valley
  • Expedited Club Level check-in, check-out services
  • The Club Level is a kids’ wonderland amidst candy jars filled with treats, chocolates and cookies. Our game credenza is also fully stocked with fun family classics and amusements. 
  • Club Lounge access is included for up to 2 guests
Schedule of Food Presentations

“To Go” snacks and beverages are available throughout the day.

  • Breakfast 7 a.m.–11 a.m.
  • Lunch 12 p.m.–2 p.m.
  • Light Snack 2 p.m.–4 p.m.
  • Hors d ’Oeuvres 5 p.m.–8 p.m.
  • Desserts, Candies and Cordials 8 p.m.–10 p.m.
  • Alcoholic Beverages 12 p.m.–10 p.m.
Guest Policy

For guests who reserve a stay on The Ritz-Carlton Club® Level, we welcome up to two guests per room to enjoy Club Lounge access. Additional Club Level registered guests may enjoy access for a fee as follows:

  • Children ages 5 and under are complimentary
  • Children ages 6 to 12 years old will be charged $50 per person
  • Children ages 12 to 17 will be charged $150 per person
  • Adults 18 years of age or older will be charged $250 per person
Club Level

The Ritz-Carlton Club® Level

Discover thoughtful luxury and exclusive services with The Ritz-Carlton Club® Level. An intimate experience available to guests of The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, the Club Level experience includes a dedicated concierge and access to the Club Lounge where daily culinary presentations highlight the quintessential flavors and traditions of Sierra Nevada. Welcome to a new level of luxury.

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The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe

Planning Your Trip

Lake Tahoe is an outdoor destination year-round, drawing skiers for weekend trips and families for their annual vacations. Here are some tips on what to pack, what to reserve, and what to do while you're here.

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A Mountainside Spa Retreat

The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe hotel features a 17,000-square-foot spa and fitness center with 17 treatment rooms, ladies' and gentlemen's lounge areas with sauna, steam and whirlpool. Two outdoor swimming pools allow guests the option of swimming laps or relaxing slope side by the pool. The fitness center, with state-of-the-art weight training and cardiovascular equipment, also offers a variety of exercise classes.

Meetings and Events

Sophisticated Meeting Spaces

Over 15,000 square feet of state-of-the-art indoor and outdoor function space, including two ballrooms, 6,600 and 3,200 square feet, breakout meeting rooms, board room and vast indoor/outdoor function space with panoramic views of Lake Tahoe and picturesque mountain landscape from our luxury hotel’s wrap-around outdoor balcony.

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A bride and groom stand on a rock overlooking the lake
Dinner reception for 20 at a single table in a windowed ballroom
A Mid-Mountain Wedding

Host your celebration in our elegant mountain resort setting, from lavish to intimate. The Lake Club, The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, is now available for intimate wedding ceremonies and events year-round. For information regarding reserving intimate weddings and year-round events at Lake Club, please contact the Hotel Sales Office at 530-562-3002.

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A wooden bench on a pier overlooking a lake
Lake Club

Lake Club, The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe extends an exceptional level of luxury to the North Shore. Limited to 40 guests a day, Lake Club is custom designed for resort guests to enjoy indoor and outdoor lakefront amenities, including an outdoor whirlpool, cozy fireplaces, showers and changing facilities, beach access and a private pier. Complimentary kayaks and standup paddle boards are provided for guest use, additional water sport rentals are available.

Lake Club Is Currently Closed for the Season

We look forward to welcoming you back in summer 2023.

  • Direct beach access to Lake Tahoe

  • Private boat pier

  • Complimentary kayak and stand up paddle boards

  • Access to luxury MasterCraft boat rentals

  • An outdoor whirlpool spa

  • Showers and changing facilities

  • Gourmet food available from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • Wine, beer and spirits available for purchase

The cost of daily Lake Club access is additional to room charge. All guests must be registered resort guests. Please click here to reserve Lake Club access. Complimentary shuttle transportation is provided. Due to limited availability, reservations in advance are highly recommended; please see the concierge for additional information.

Experience Unparalleled Luxury With MasterCraft

Know true Lake Tahoe luxury with a captained top of the line MasterCraft X-26 boat available for hourly rental at your convenience, exclusively for our guests. Guests who rent the MasterCraft X-26 can customize their Lake Club experience with sunset or daytime cruises, wake surfing, or tubing around whichever part of Lake Tahoe they would like to discover. Boat rentals are available from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., with a two hour rental minimum, and a maximum of 6 guests per boat.

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The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe

13031 Ritz-Carlton Highlands Court, Truckee, California, USA, 96161

Tel: +1 530-562-3000
Distance from Property: 34 Miles
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Distance from Property: 100 Miles
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Distance from Property: 200 Miles
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Private Car Service

Limousine/Van Service


Train Station

Truckee Train Station

The Health and Safety of Our Guests Is Our Top Priority

U.S. Travel Guidance

Guests arriving from outside of the United States should review government travel guidance to confirm eligibility and requirements for travel.

What to Expect

Now more than ever, we are passionate about delivering an exceptional experience and truly memorable moments throughout your stay.

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Property Details




Fitness Center

Outdoor Pool

Hot Tub

Daily Housekeeping

Turndown Service

Meeting Space

Game Room

Gift Shop

Dry Cleaning Service


Room Service

Wake up Calls

Free Wifi

Service Request

Guest Room Entertainment

Check-in: 5:00 pm

Check-out: 11:00 am

Smoke Free Property

Pet Policy

Pets Welcome.

2 pets per room - 200 USD per room cleaning fee plus USD 20 per room per night

Non-Refundable Pet Fee Per Stay: $150

Maximum Number of Pets in Room: 2

Parking Valet

Daily: $60

Electric Car Charging Station
Additional Parking Information

Electric Car charging is included in Daily Valet Fee.

Policies and Payments

Accepts: Credit Cards


Concierge desk service

Property has elevators

For more information about the physical features of our accessible rooms, common areas or special services relating to a specific disability please call +1 530-562-3000

Accessible Hotel Features

Property has elevators

Self Operating lift or a sloped entry in hotel swimming pools

Service Animals are Welcome

Accessible Areas with Accessible Routes from Public Entrance

Accessible Entrance to On-Site Pool

Entrance to On-Site Business Center is Accessible

Entrance to On-Site Fitness Center is Accessible

Entrance to On-Site Spa is Accessible

Main Entrance is Accessible

Meeting Spaces are Accessible

On-Site Restaurants are Accessible

Room and Suites Access through the Interior Corridor

Guest Room Accessibility

Accessible Vanities

Adjustable Height Hand-Held Shower Wand

Alarm Clock Telephone Ringers

Bathtub Grab Rails

Bathtub Seat

Closed Caption TV

Deadbolts on Guest Room and Suites Doors

Electronic Room Key

Flashing Door Knockers

Guest Room and Suites Doors Self-Closing

Guests in mobility-accessible rooms may inquire about lowering the bed height

Hearing Accessible Rooms and/or Kits

Lever Handles on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Deadbolts on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Electrical Outlets

Lowered Night Guards on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Viewports in Guest Room Doors

Mobility accessible rooms

Non-slip Grab Rails in the Bathroom

Roll-in Shower

Room Windows Open

Safety Chains and/or Latches on Guest Doors

Secondary Locks on Room Windows

TTY/TTD Compatible

Toilet Seat at Wheelchair Height - Toilet for Disabled

Viewports in Guest Room and Suites Doors


Carbon Footprint: 113.08 kg per room night

Water Footprint: 1565.86 liters per room night

Environmental Practices

Electric car charging