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4.5 out of 5

"Very unique location. The bar and restaurant are awesome and it was so much fun to watch people coming down the River. The hotel is in need of some ... " More

By a verified traveler on Thu 22 Jul 2021

Hotel Description

Olympic Valley guestrooms with free WiFi

On riverwalk

You'll be within 3 miles (5 km) of Resort at Squaw Creek Golf Course and 6 miles (10 km) of North Lake Tahoe Visitors and Convention Bureau with a stay here. Squaw Valley Adventure Center and Aerial Tram Ski Lift are also within 6 miles (10 km).

Restaurant, bar/lounge

A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this hotel. Guests will appreciate free perks like free self parking and WiFi in public areas. A terrace, express check-out, and luggage storage are also on offer.

Free WiFi

The shared guestrooms offer free WiFi and portable fans. Other amenities include coffee/tea makers, hair dryers, and free toiletries.

Basic Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Ground Floor

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Room, 1 King Bed, Terrace, River View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Balcony, River View

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Basic Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

River Ranch Lodge & Restaurant ratings based on 2 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.5 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 5.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for River Ranch Lodge & Restaurant

Everyone (1) Family (1)
4 out of 5
Very unique location. The bar and restaurant are awesome and it was so much fun to watch people coming down the River. The hotel is in need of some updates and there was no AC or refrigerator in the room. If you are looking for a rustic, fun place to stay, this is the place.

Posted by on Jul 22, 2021

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5 out of 5

Great place

Nice view, quiet, good place to stay. Good food in the resturant.

Posted by on Jun 18, 2016

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About the River Ranch Lodge & Restaurant

Location 2285 River Road, Olympic Valley, CA 96145

Renovations + Closures

The property is closed between October 28 and November 19.

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. A terrace, ski storage, and express check-out are also featured at River Ranch Lodge & Restaurant. Free self parking is available. This Olympic Valley hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 19 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Ski lift tickets
  • Ski equipment storage
  • Ski equipment rentals
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Television in lobby
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Reno Tahoe Intl. Airport (RNO) (75.4 km / 46.9 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

River Ranch Lodge & Restaurant offers 19 shared accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. This Olympic Valley hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include complimentary toiletries and portable fans. Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

  • Accommodations are shared
  • Coffee maker
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Heating
  • Portable fan
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor
  • Wardrobe or closet

Food & Drink

River Ranch Lodge & Restaurant has a restaurant on site.

Nearby Activities

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snowboarding nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ski lessons available nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Ski equipment rentals on site
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Downhill skiing nearby
  • Cross-country skiing nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at anytime
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 9 AM - 5:00 PM. The check-in location differs from the property location. To check in, go to Late arrivals can pick up keys in late arrival box Guests will receive an email 72 hours before arrival with check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 9 AM - 5:00 PM.
The check-in location differs from the property location. To check in, guests will need to go to Late arrivals can pick up keys in late arrival box
Guests will receive an email 72 hours before arrival with check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10.0 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card 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

Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas. Contactless check-out is available. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place. Individually-wrapped food options are available for lunch and dinner. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global).

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Masks are compulsory at the property
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Reservation is not required for facilities onsite
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property follows sanitization practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global)
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Gloves are available to guests
  • Food service has been amended for enhanced safety
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • Guests will receive an email with special check-in instructions
  • No elevators
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for lunch
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for dinner
  • Number of children who can stay free - 2
  • Gap period enforced between guest stays - 24 hours

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.0 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • River Ranch Lodge Tahoe City
  • River Ranch Lodge
  • River Ranch Tahoe City
  • River Ranch Hotel Tahoe City
  • River Ranch Lodge Restaurant
  • River Ranch Lodge & Restaurant Hotel
  • River Ranch Lodge & Restaurant Olympic Valley
  • River Ranch Lodge & Restaurant Hotel Olympic Valley

You should know

  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.