Enjoy the Holiday Season at the Resort at Squaw Creek – Lake Tahoe
A luxury stay at the Resort at Squaw Creek in Lake Tahoe is an ideal choice anytime of the year. But during winter and specifically around the holiday season, it’s a magical place that shouldn’t be missed.
Resort at Squaw Creek is an amazing AAA Four-Diamond resort nearby Squaw Valley USA. This popular world class ski resort was the host for the 1960 Winter Olympics in Lake Tahoe. Squaw Valley is consistently recognized as one of the top ski resorts in all of of North America.
As you arrive at this alpine, luxury resort – utilize the property’s valet parking service or self park. As you enter the spacious lobby, the gorgeous architecture is evident. During our recent stay, the entire lobby and main entry area was professionally decorated for the Christmas holidays.
This year marks the 10th Annual “Magical Memories” program at the resort. From late November to early January, the reort is bustling with a variety of holiday activities – for both children and adults alike. From the Gingerbread Village unveiling and Grand tree lighting ceremony, to ice rink games, live music in the resort’s lobby, local school performances, storytelling with Mrs. Claus, dessert decorating, and of course meeting Santa Claus in person! It’s a holiday season to remember.
The welcoming stone fireplace is perfect for those who just want to relax or to warm up after coming back from a full day of skiing, snowboarding, shopping or sightseeing around scenic Lake Tahoe. There is a beautiful cascading waterfall outside that can be viewed through large tinted windows, bordering the sitting area. Gaze out to take in awesome views of the resort property’s 195 acres.
The Resort at Squaw Creek offers guests 405 hotel rooms that are spacious and nicely decorated. The rooms offer either a forest view or valley view that provide scenic views Squaw Valley and the snow covered Sierra Mountain peaks. Each room at the Resort at Squaw Creek includes flat screen TVs, refrigerators, coffee makers, plush robes, hair dryers, irons and ironing boards and a free daily newspaper.
Snow lovers arrive in Lake Tahoe all winter long to enjoy world-class skiing and snowboarding. In addition to Squaw Valley USA, Alpine Meadows is just a short drive away in the next valley, south of the resort. The Resort at Squaw Creek is a ski-in ski-out resort hotel that even offers lift access to the nearby Squaw Valley ski resort.
This incredible, alpine luxury resort offers guests and visitors a wide variety of activities, including: ice skating on the property’s own rink, dog sledding, horse-drawn sleigh rides, plus a complete Nordic Center.
The Resort at Squaw Creek is also a terrific place to stay if you love the water. Beat the chill in the air by soaking in one of the outdoor hot tubs or get pampered at the world-class luxury spa – The Spa at Squaw Creek. It’s proud to be north Lake Tahoe’s largest and most luxurious spa facility.
The Tahoe luxury resort has several restaurant choices to choose from. The Six Peak Grille, Cascades, Sandy’s Pub, Sweet Potatoes Cafe and the Montagna Ristorante and Wine Bar offer dining diversity in all price ranges. For example Sandy’s Pub is a fun establishment to dine. It offers American pub fare at great prices plus a bar where you can order or favorite, beer, wine or cocktail. The various big screen TV’s are perfect to watch your favorite sport or show.
If you are looking for a gift or simply love to stroll through shops looking for something for yourself, the property also features a shopping promenade.
For those who plan to be in Lake Tahoe for New Years, enjoy the resort’s New Year’s Eve Dinner and Celebration. Dine at Six Peaks Grille and be treated to a five-course gourmet meal plus live music, party favors and a champagne toast at midnight.
Squaw Valley is beautiful all during the year, but a winter stay is purely magical. It’s definitely the place to stay if you are looking for an elegant ambiance, numerous luxury amenities, in addition to award-winning services.