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Larkspur Hotels & Restaurants Completes Renovation
of the Best Western Truckee Tahoe Lodge

(Larkspur, CA) – January 19, 2010 –Larkspur Hotels & Restaurants, the Bay Area-based hospitality company, announces the renovation of the Truckee Tahoe Lodge, a Best Western affiliate and the opening of the Mountain Burrito Company, offering fresh Mexican fare in a casual, comfortable setting. 

Located in the historically rich town of Truckee, California, the Truckee Tahoe Lodge perfectly marries its picturesque High Sierra surroundings with a warm, relaxed style and ambiance. Guests will find a refreshed exterior and meeting spaces, a new lobby and décor reminiscent of the hotel’s locale such as cow hides, stone slate and a wagon wheel inspired chandelier.  Other intriguing design elements include cowboy hat hooks, barn inspired doors and ski coat rack.

The Mountain Burrito Company is poised to become a local favorite, offering hearty burritos and Mexican fare in a relaxed environment complete with an exterior patio for the warm summer months. Outfitted with LCD TV’s, a private function space and comfortable lounging areas, Mountain Burrito Company is an ideal “hang out” spot after a long day of hiking, fishing or skiing down the mountains.

Located in the midst of an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise, the Truckee Tahoe Lodge proximity to some of Northern California’s best ski runs, including North Star, Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows make the hotel an ideal winter leisure destination. During the summer months the Truckee Tahoe area becomes a favorite spot for families and leisure travelers alike looking to soak up everything the Sierra’s have to offer from hiking trails to boating on Lake Tahoe.

“From the avid skier looking for a weekend escape, to families seeking summer activities in the mountains, the Truckee Tahoe Lodge is an affordable getaway for all outdoor enthusiasts,” says Chairman Karl Hoagland. 

The Truckee Tahoe Lodge offers 100 guest rooms, now each complete with Larkspur Hotels & Restaurants’ signature FeatherBorne® Bed. Complimentary wireless Internet is available and guests may also enjoy the hotel’s seasonal outdoor pool, sauna, exercise facility and free parking. 

For meeting and events, Truckee Tahoe Lodge offers 1100 square feet of event space, suitable for groups from six to 100 people.  The Boardroom is also available for smaller groups of up to eight.  Each meeting room includes complimentary wireless Internet access and audio/visual equipment is available. 

For more information, please visit or call the Truckee Tahoe Lodge directly at 800.824.6385. the hotel is independently owned and operated by Larkspur Hotels and Restaurants.

Truckee Tahoe Lodge is located at 11331 Brockway Road in Truckee, California. The hotel offers a comfortable, relaxed atmosphere in the heart of historic Truckee and is minutes from several award-winning ski resorts. The hotel features 100 guest rooms and suites, private meeting space to accommodate small groups and the newly opened Mountain Burrito Company. The Truckee Tahoe Lodge is pet-friendly and 100% non-smoking. For more information, please visit

Established in 1996, Larkspur Hotels & Restaurants is a rapidly growing company headquartered in Larkspur, California, just north of San Francisco.  Larkspur boasts a portfolio of 23 hotels, including three distinct hotel brands: Larkspur Landing, Larkspur Hotels and The Larkspur Collection along with six exciting destination restaurants.  All Larkspur hotels offer the signature FeatherBorne® Bed package, upgraded amenities, high-tech efficiencies and a warm, welcoming atmosphere. Each Larkspur restaurant is designed to blend into its local setting, deliver creative culinary concepts, innovative design and exceptional culinary techniques. Larkspur Hotels & Restaurants is driven by its belief and commitment to Genuine Hospitality - delivering warm, friendly and personalized experiences to its guests.

The Larkspur Landing brand provides extended stay accommodations with a host of complimentary services and conveniences designed with today’s business traveler in mind.  Larkspur Hotels is a three-star brand which breaks the mold of large chain-hotels by offering charm and personality, while delivering great value, comfort and excellent service.  The Larkspur Collection is a premium collection of hotels, each of which offers its own unique, individual experience, complementing the local flavor of the surrounding area.  The Larkspur Collection focuses on delivering a sensorial guest experience, upscale amenities and exceptional service.


Brigid Finley

Also See: Larkspur Hospitality Purchases Two Northern California Hotels; Company's Portfolio Reaches 23 Hotels / March 2007

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