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Truckee, CA - Truckee Hotel

Address:  10007 Bridge Street              Phone:   800-659-6921

Website:  Truckee Hotel

Location/ Directions:  Located in downtown Truckee.

Average Price (Checked Jan 2011):    $99.00+     AAA Rated:          Stars: (n/a)

About Hotel: 4-Stories, 37-Rooms, Interior Corridors, A Historic Inn, 8 rooms with private baths and claw-foot tubs, the rest with spotless privately-locking baths and showers just down the hall. We also have several rooms large enough for a family of five. An expansive continental breakfast of rich brewed coffee and herbal teas, baked goods, fruit, cereals and juice are served in the Whitney Room on the second floor. On weekends, afternoon refreshments served in the parlor. Ski racks and lockers to drip dry your skis and dry your boots.  A non-smoking atmosphere. Just clean mountain air, please. We are sorry, but no pets please.

Railroad View: Good View.  Room on 2nd to 4th floor will give you a nice railroad view.  There is a railroad grade crossing near the motel. Train's do blow their horns.  There is no air conditioning at this motel, you need to have your windows open in the summer in order to keep cool.  Remember, this rail line is busy, with over 30 train's during a 24-hour period.

Railroads past Hotel: Union Pacific / Amtrak (Donner Pass Route), former Southern Pacific Railroad.

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Comments:  This motel has not been rated by RailfanMotels.com 

Photo Comment:  The second floor rooms offer a balcony which is convenient for taking pictures or videos of passing train's.  The motel is also within walking distance from the Amtrak station.  Truckee is located in the Donner Pass area.