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New Five-Star Luxury Hotel Opens on Lake Tahoe’s Southern Shores: The Landing Resort & Spa Welcomes First Guests

The Landing Resort & Spa, Lake Tahoe’s first five-star luxury lakeside hotel has opened on the lake’s southern shores. The new 88-room Lake Tahoe, Calif., boutique hotel welcomed visitors with complimentary ski valet, storage and boot warmers for skiers – in time for New Year Tahoe skiing.

PR Pond | Dec 31 2013

Now open on the southern shores of Lake Tahoe, the new The Landing Resort & Spa offers a five-star luxury hotel experience on the lake, with restaurant, spa and conference center. The 88-room boutique hotel opened mid-December with guests arriving ready to ring in the New Year with Lake Tahoe skiing as well as to experience the customer service and amenities that make The Landing the first ultra-luxe resort to open lakeside at Lake Tahoe.

“Opening our doors to guests is exciting for all of us on The Landing team after so many months of preparation,” says The Landing Resort & Spa General Manager Jim Promo. “It’s an honor to have guests elect to share their New Year celebrations with us, and we’re going above and beyond to make their visits memorable – really enjoying the chance to give guests a first-of-its-kind Lake Tahoe experience.”

All rooms at the new 88-room The Landing hotel include fireplaces and luxurious contemporary European style furnishings. Five-star amenities include 55-inch wall mounted televisions, in-room Keurig coffee service, pillow top beds with high thread-count linens, premium down pillows and comforters, plush robes, heated bathroom floors, heated toilet seats, waterfall showers, and private decks, most with a Lake Tahoe view. Select suites also offer aromatherapy, heat therapy, music therapy, light therapy, steam showers, heated towel racks and thermo masseur tubs in the guest bath.

Additional resort amenities include a large wine cellar featuring a special selection of 250 labels from around the world, a backlit onyx-walled bar, outdoor pool and hot tub, a state-of-the-art fitness center with steam showers, and a lake-view meeting room and boardroom. Complimentary amenities include valet service, high-speed WiFi and internet connections, and Mercedes Sprinter shuttle service. Seasonal amenities include free ski storage, ski valet and boot warmers.

The new Jimmy’s Restaurant serves wood-fired Greek seafood and locally sourced California cuisine and includes private dining alcoves with fireplaces for a luxuriously intimate experience. British celebrity chef Maria Elia has designed Jimmy’s menu with the famous updated take on Greek classic cuisine that is the subject of her recently published third cookbook, “Smashing Plates.”

The Landing’s full-service spa and hair salon offers customized spa treatments using organic and natural botanicals, including sports-specific treatments perfect for guests enjoying outdoor activities on the lake or in the mountains. The spa also includes a sauna, steam room, special couple’s room and relaxing Spa Sanctuary serving a selection of detoxifying teas.

Located adjacent to Lake Tahoe’s Lakeside Beach, The Landing Resort & Spa provides private beach access for guests. To ensure the ideal vantage point for capturing the famous views, The Landing also boasts a 3,600-square-foot rooftop deck, perfect for parties, weddings and events.

Company Information:

The all-new The Landing Resort & Spa offers an ultra-luxe resort experience and is walking distance to the golf, outdoor concerts, nightlife, dining and shopping opportunities of South Lake Tahoe. Just blocks from Heavenly Village and Gondola, Village Center and gaming casinos, The Landing provides complimentary local transportation via Mercedes Sprinter to South Lake Tahoe, Calif., hot spots. Valet parking and wife are complimentary. For additional information and reservations, contact 855.700.5263 or visit  

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