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Featuring a mid-mountain location on Northstar California, The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe is the first and only AAA Five Diamond mountain resort in California. Highlights of this luxury resort include:
Ski-in/Ski-out location on Northstar California with mountain concierge services and an active Après ski experience
Northstar offers world-class grooming and snowmaking
Luxurious guestrooms and suites with in-room gas fire places and floor-to-ceiling windows
A 17,000 sq ft slope-side spa with treatments themed around water and woods
Extraordinary North Lake Tahoe dining in Manzanita featuring artfully crafted cuisine, combining classical techniques and a modern culinary philosophy
Slopeside Backyard Bar and BBQ featuring St. Louis style BBQ favorites and wood-fired oven-baked flatbreads
A vibrant children’s program with interactive games, crafts and opportunities to connect with our mountain setting in meaningful ways
Marshmology experience each evening at the fire pit featuring the “Art of the S’more”
Village at Northstar California accessed from the hotel by an intermountain gondola. 9,000 sq ft ice skating rink surrounded by cozy fire pits and a variety of options for shopping, dining and entertainment.
AAA Five Diamond
Forbes Four Star
Readers' Choice Award, Condé Nast Traveler
"The World's Best Hotels", Travel+Leisure
"America’s Best Lake Hotels", Travel+Leisure
"Best Hotels in the USA" & "Best Hotel in Lake Tahoe", U.S. News
Guest Room Features & Amenities
153 Deluxe Guest Rooms (450 square feet)
16 Executive Suites (800 to 1,395 square feet, one or two bedrooms)
The Ritz-Carlton Suite (1,900 to 2,600 square feet, one or two bedrooms)
Residential Suites (1,600 to 2,600 square feet; two, three or four bedrooms)
Guest Room Details:
Furnishings with rich, warm woods and textured fabrics reflecting Northern California contemporary mountain design
400 thread count linens with goose-down comforters
Asprey bath amenities
Lighted make-up mirror and hair dryer
Fireplaces in each our luxury hotel’s guest rooms and suites
LCD flat-panel television in guest room
iPod docking station
High-speed wired and wireless Internet
Fully-stocked honor bar
Spacious work desk with dual-line phone
Voicemail with customizable greeting
Spacious closets with safe
Two Ritz-Carlton signature terry bathrobes
King bed or two queen beds
In-room gourmet coffee and tea presentations
Iron and ironing board
24-hour concierge service
24-hour in-room dining
Daily housekeeping attention and turndown service
Same day laundry and dry cleaning services
Complimentary overnight shoeshine
Property Features & Amenities
Lake Club, The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe is designed for resort guests to enjoy the amenities of the beautiful Lake during the summer. Designed by renowned local architect Clare Walton, the Lake Club introduces an exceptional level of luxury service and amenities to the North Shore and features an elegant, multi-level dining and bar facility with panoramic views of the lake. Lake Club allows guests to access an expansive lawn that extends to the water’s edge, direct beach access, and a private boat pier offering a myriad of summer recreational activities and water sports.
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.
In the summer months, Lake Club features:
A contemporary building with a 650 square-foot indoor gathering area and bar, a 600 square-foot ground-floor dining terrace, a 950 square-foot upper-level dining deck and a 2,000 square-foot expansive lawn area with panoramic views of the lake
Direct beach access to Lake Tahoe
Private boat pier with buoys to launch water sports and recreational activities including boating, kayaking and stand-up paddle boards
Access to a myriad of summer recreation including wave runners, luxury boat rentals, parasailing, waterskiing, wake surfing, charter fishing, and Formula yacht
An outdoor whirlpool and fire pit
Modern showers and changing facilities
Storage facilities to house kayaks, stand-up paddle boards, etc.
For resort guests seeking a heightened level of privacy and service, The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe luxury hotel features The Ritz-Carlton Club level. Guests have private access to The Ritz-Carlton Club level, a rejuvenating retreat for guests to enjoy private check-in check-out, five food and beverage presentations daily as well as the services of a dedicated concierge.
The Ritz-Carlton Spa and Fitness Center:
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.
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.
Located 15 minutes from Lake Tahoe, 45 minutes from the Reno, Nevada airport, two hours from Sacramento and four hours from San Francisco.
Manzanita, featuring seasonally-inspired California cuisine
Twice-daily housekeeping service
Lobby Lounge bar with floor-to-ceiling windows
Resort Fee The daily resort fee of $38 USD per room includes:
Wireless high-speed internet access in guestroom and public areas
Evening s’mores experience at the fire pit hosted by The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe "Marshmologist"
Shuttle transportation to and from Truckee in the winter or a North Shore Beach and Lake Club in the summer
Sustainable water program throughout the resort
Local and 1-800 phone calls
Access to year-round heated outdoor pool with two oversized jetted hot tubs and kids wading pool
24-hour access to state-of-the-art fitness center with daily group exercise classes in the fitness studios
Access (for ages 18+) to the spa’s relaxation area including steam room, cool mist shower, dry sauna, whirlpool and heated outdoor adult-only spa lap pool
24-hour computer access in the business center
Mountain Concierge and Ski/Golf Valet services and overnight storage
The Ritz-Carlton eco-friendly bottled water in-room (refreshed daily)
Complimentary in-room coffee and tea
Seasonal welcome beverage from 2-6 p.m. daily.
Rollaway beds $50 per day, per rollaway (based upon availability)
Parking fees Due to our mid-mountain location, the resort offers valet parking only; self-parking is not available.
$40 per night, valet parking only
$15 valet parking for non-hotel guests dining in Manzanita or day spa usage in The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Lake Tahoe (day usage rate not valid for ski valet parking)
Pet Policy Pet-friendly rooms are available upon request. A $25 per night pet fee with a one-time $150 non-refundable pet cleaning fee will be charged upon check-in per stay. Fees are subject to daily occupancy tax in civic fee. While there is no weight limit, no more than two pets may occupy any guest room or suite. Your guest room will be located on the second or third floor to allow for ease of entry and exit with your pet.
With the exception of documented service animals, pets are not allowed in any public area where food and beverage is served in accordance with the requirements of the State of California. Please note this includes The Living Room, which is our Lake Tahoe luxury hotel’s main lobby.