Resort at Squaw Creek

400 Squaw Creek Road | Olympic Valley, CA 96146-9778  [SEE MAP]Olympic Valley, CA  [SEE ADDRESS]

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Sweeping views of the surrounding area
high daily resort fee
Surrounded by lush mountain areas, a golf course and a variety of outdoor amenities, the Resort at Squaw Creek provides the ultimate escape. Those looking to explore can enjoy ski-in/ski-out access to Squaw Valley Ski Resort, heated pools and a water slide, an ice-skating rink, and hiking and biking trails. (A resort fee covers most amenities.) While those looking to settle in can take advantage of the property’s elegant accommodations, featuring pillow-top beds, flat-screen TVs, minifridges and coffee makers. Suites add gas fireplaces and kitchenettes.There are also penthouses, which features washer/dryers. An on-site hydroponic garden supplies the resort’s several eateries, including a fine-dining steakhouse, an Italian restaurant, a casual pub, a patisserie and a poolside bar. Additional amenities include a fitness center, a full-service spa, family activities, a shopping center and event space. Recent guests rave about the amenities and sweeping views, but a few of them note that the property's $44.52 resort fee is a bummer.
Olympic Valley, CA
Hotel Class
Property Type
Resort, 405 rooms
Traditional, Rustic



  • 4.0Hotel Class


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Critic Reviews



The resort makes the most of its gorgeous valley setting surrounded by forested mountains: expansive windows in all the rooms and massive ones in the lobby yield breathtaking views.

Travel + Leisure


Even after a $53 million renovation in 2008, this timber lodge edging Lake Tahoe manages to let nature do the talking.


The Resort at Squaw Creek is one of the biggest resorts in Squaw Valley, with more than 400 rooms and a services and amenity offering that is easily among the most comprehensive in all of Tahoe.

Guest Reviews

A hotel's guest rating is calculated using data provided under license by Tripadvisor. A total of 2578 have reviewed the Resort at Squaw Creek, giving it a rating of 4, on a scale of 1-5.

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Tripadvisor Travel Rating: Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4 based on 2578 reviews 4.0 (based on 2578 reviews)

Guest Rooms

The standard guest rooms at the Resort at Squaw Creek are the deluxe rooms, which are traditionally decorated in a neutral color palette with dark wooden furniture. All guest rooms offer pillow-top beds, flat-screen TVs, coffee makers and individual climate controls. The standout feature of these accommodations, however, are the windows featuring panoramic views of the surrounding scenery.
  • Daily $44.52 resort fee includes Wi-Fi access, fitness center and pool use, and golf and ski valet
Nightly resort fee$44.52

Standard room size379 square feet

  • Premium channels
  • Workspace/desk
  • Minifridge
  • Bathrobes/slippers
  • Minibar
  • Shower/tub combo
  • Separate shower
  • Separate tub
  • Internet
  • Wireless internet
  • Free internet
  • Fee for internet usage
  • Guest rooms with patios and balconies
  • Adjoining rooms available

Location & Parking

Surrounded by 195 acres of wooded mountains, beneath the mammoth peaks of Squaw Valley, sits the Resort at Squaw Creek. A luxurious outdoor playground, the resort is a haven for a variety of adventure activities with its easy access to the surrounding mountains, as well as its close proximity to Lake Tahoe.
  • Lake Tahoe is 7 miles east of the property
  • Reno-Tahoe International Airport is 48 miles northeast
  • 24-hour valet parking ($50)
  • 24-hour self-parking (free)
  • Airport shuttle (with fee)
  • Car service (with fee)

Within walking distance of:

  • Bus stop
  • Restaurants
  • Movie theater
  • Train station
  • Beach
  • Theater
  • Subway/metro stop
  • Grocery store
  • Shopping


The resort offers casual and fine dining options that focus on bringing guests fresh, local ingredients. Six Peaks Grille offers seasonal menus and features floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the mountains, and a stone fireplace. Sandy's Pub is a classic sports bar with an English pub-style menu, and Cascades has a full breakfast buffet. Montagna is another option, with a variety of pasta seafood and wood fire oven items.
  • Sweet Potatoes Deli serves coffee and to-go options
  • Oasis Grille is the poolside bar

Number of restaurants6

Cuisine TypesBuffet, Italian, American

  • Fine dining
  • Casual dining
  • Quick service cafe/coffee shop/marketplace
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service
  • 24-hour room service
  • free breakfast


The Resort at Squaw Creek has three pools and multiple hot tubs. Two of the pools are heated and open year-round, and the other is a seasonal plunge pool with a 120-foot waterslide.
  • The Oasis offers seasonal poolside bar service
  • Lap pool
  • Wading pool
  • Lazy river
  • Family pool
  • Infinity pool
  • Whirlpool/hot tub
  • Adults-only pool
  • Lifeguard on duty
  • Poolside service
  • Waterslide
  • Deck chairs or cabanas
  • Pool bar


The Spa at Squaw Creek has various treatment rooms and a full-service spa menu and salon services.
  • Spa hours vary depending on time of year
  • Pool and whirlpool access available
  • Spa boutique on-site

Services offered:

  • Massage
  • Facial
  • Body Treatments (i.e. scrubs, wraps)
  • Salon services
  • Outdoor treatment area
  • Steam room
  • Sauna


The Resort at Squaw Creek is a family-friendly property, offering many amenities for children, including babysitting services and children's menus at restaurants. There is also an arcade on-site. The Resort has The Mountain Buddies Kids Kamp, which is offered year-round and provides daily supervised recreational activities for children 4 to 12 years old.
  • Mountain Buddies Kids Kamp offers full- and half-day sessions starting at $80
  • Kids Club
  • Free Kids Club
  • Fee for Kids Club
  • Cribs
  • High Chairs


The resort's fitness center has cardio machines and strength-training equipment. Because it is a part of the spa, the gym also grants guests access to locker rooms, saunas, steam rooms and outdoor whirlpools. The resort offers many outdoor recreational activities as well, depending on the time of year. During winter, the resort has an on-property chair lift with ski-in/ski-out access to Squaw Valley's ski runs. There are also snowshoe trails, ice skating, sledding and dog sled tours. In the summer months, golfing, mountain biking, hiking, fly fishing, and lake activities are popular.
  • Tennis courts available
  • Weight equipment
  • Cardio equipment
  • Yoga mats
  • Free fitness classes
  • Premium fitness classes (with fee)


The Resort at Squaw Creek's conference center offers 33,000 square feet of meeting space, plus 14,750 square feet of ourdoor space. The conference center has 24 rooms available and has audiovisual features, including rear and front screen projection. In addition, the property offers two ballroom spaces for large functions.
  • Refreshment centers in breakout spaces

Number of meeting rooms24

  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms
  • Meeting and event planners available


The Links at Squaw Creek is a championship golf course designed by Robert Trend Jones Jr.
    • Golf carts
    • Golf packages
    • Club rentals
    • Club house
    • Refreshment stand or restaurant
    • Caddie service
    • Pro shop


    The resort is able to host indoor and outdoor wedding events that can accommodate between 40 and 500 guests. There are four ceremony locations, including the spa deck, golf course, pavillion and Six Peaks Grille deck. For receptions, couples can choose from seven venues, including the property's two ballrooms that can host more than 200 guests.

      Maximum wedding guest capacity500

      • Hotel hosts weddings
      • Outdoor space for weddings
      • Wedding planners available

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