- Half Board
Guest facilities include an outdoor pool and bi level spa, redwood dry sauna, fitness centre, complimentary parking and complimentary WiFi internet access. A free shuttle service is also available to Heavenly and Sierra at Tahoe. To Kirkwood it is $15 return.
All 100 homely guestrooms come with either a Queen or a King bed, TV, telephone, mini refrigerator and microwave, a tea and coffee maker and private balcony.
Experts will love the powder in the Mott and Killebrew Canyons, while boarders have loads of specialist parks and pipes. The off-piste is also good for those venturing off the runs, with very good glade (tree) skiing. Heavenly is also a good value package venue.
Most people stay in South Lake Tahoe, which sits astride the state border. This location provides the resort with its unique atmosphere, since Nevada is synonymous with gambling. There are big casino hotels, like in Las Vegas – this means little Alpine charm. There is, however, good accommodation, plenty of restaurants and a uniquely glitzy après-ski.
Heavenly's brand new (Dec 2000) high-speed 8-person gondola whisks skiers and riders from the heart of South Lake Tahoe to the upper slopes.
Non-skiers had better like gambling, but there is also Lake Tahoe to keep you amused.
Overall, Heavenly provides wonderful skiing for all, with a resort base that will attract and offend people in equal measure…
Choice of Restaurants
Good For Non-Skiers
Good For Snowboarding
Great for Mixed Abilities
Lively Night Life
Lively and Young
Snow Cat Skiing
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