We are a ski-in, ski-out four-season resort right on the slopes of Palisades Tahoe. It's a great location for skiing and snowboarding in the winter and hiking and biking in the summer. We are also centrally located near restaurants, shopping, and attractions around Lake Tahoe and the Palisades Tahoe Village.
There are many summer activities at Squaw Valley Lodge, that are fun for the whole family. The swimming pool is at the top of the list for kids. Our resort provides easy access to Lake Tahoe beaches and water sports, including paddle boarding, kayaking, water skiing, wakeboarding, sailing, and fishing. Guests can also enjoy biking (road and mountain biking), hiking, and shopping in the vicinity. Ride the Palisades Tahoe Cable Car, roller-skate at High Camp, and tee off on picturesque golf courses.
Book our Squaw Valley Lodge Ski and Stay Package for exclusive rates and discounts on lift tickets. Hit the spectacular ski slopes and ride the pipes of the world-famous Palisades Tahoe. Enjoy immediate access from our charming ski-in/ski-out mountain lodge.
We will not know prior to your arrival date when your room will be ready. Please give our Front Desk a call on the day of your arrival at Squaw Valley Lodge, so we can give you a better estimate of when the room will be ready. All rooms are ready by 4 pm. However, should you arrive earlier and the room is not ready, we are happy to give you access to our parking and property amenities.
Late check-outs can only be honored on the day of your check-out. Please call the Front Desk by choosing option 0 or dialing (530)583-5500 extension 0. Typically, late check-outs are only for an hour or two and later check-outs can incur an hourly charge. Unapproved late check-outs will also incur an hourly charge.
At Squaw Valley Lodge, we offer trip insurance through Red Sky Travel to cover your needs for cancellation. You may add it to your reservation anytime between making your reservation and your final deposit. The purchase of travel insurance can help you recover the cost of your trip, should interruption or cancellation be necessary due to a covered reason. For more specifics on Red Sky Travel cancellation policy or travel insurance, please refer to the cancellation policy or visit Red Sky Travel Insurance to learn more and access the policy.
Yes, rollaway beds and Pak ‘n Play cribs are available at Squaw Valley Lodge. You can request rollaway beds by calling the Front Desk at (530) 583-5500 ext. 0. Based on availability, additional charges may apply.
The High Camp presents one of the most unforgettable experiences at Palisades Tahoe. The Aerial Tram is the most popular way of getting there. The eight-minute ride takes passengers over majestic granite rock formations and offers captivating views of the Sierra Nevada and Lake Tahoe. If you wish to take a more adventurous route to the High Camp, then you can enjoy a hike along the 3.2-mile Thunder Mountain Trail.
The Shirley Canyon trail is one of Lake Tahoe's best hikes, ascending more than 2,000 feet. The distance is 3 miles to Shirley Lake and another 2 miles to High Camp. It is a challenging hike that takes at least 3 hours round trip.
The skiing paradise of Tahoe is incomplete without the mention of its scenic valley. Palisades Tahoe has a base elevation of 6,200 ft, while the peak has the highest altitude of 9,050 ft. Apart from skiing, the mountain is also rich with splendid hiking trails, like the Shirley Canyon Hike ascending to 2,000 ft. Plan the perfect ski escape at our ski-in/ski-out hotel near Lake Tahoe.