Welcome to USCG Lake Tahoe A-Frames

Vacation Rental Cottages

COVID-19 Information

06/14/2022 Update

We are now open to all MWR patrons.  Please read below as we do still have COVID policy in place. 

1. With the risk of COVID-19 transmission, the following items are designed to protect the active duty workforce and patrons of the MWR lodging facility (A-Frames).

2. Please review updated CDC guidelines regarding COVID-19, if this applies to your reservation, please contact us: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/your-health/quarantine-isolation.html

3. All rooms will be cleaned by a commercial cleaning company prior to you checking-in. This will include disinfecting of all commonly touched spaces with a bleach or alcohol solution.


Our goal is to provide approved patrons with a reasonably-priced lodging option in the heart of one of California's most picturesque settings. While we are not intended to be a full-service facility, we believe that we provide our patrons with everything they need for a great vacation in the Tahoe area. We look forward to accommodating you.

* New rates as of 01 March 2023 *

Forestview 3 and Lakeview 1 (one-bedroom): $155 + $25 (deposit)

Forestview 4 and Lakeview 2 (two-bedroom): $175 + $25 (deposit)

Who We Are

Coast Guard Station Lake Tahoe maintains 4 rental units (a.k.a. A-Frames) on the north-west side of Lake Tahoe just outside of Tahoe City. Lakeview 1 & Lakeview 2 refers to the A-Frame Unit that is closest to the Lake and Forest View 1 & Forest View 2 refers to the A-Frame Unit that is located closer to the Mountains. They are less than 50 feet away from each other. Both Lakeview and Forest View A-Frames are located at 2500 Lake Forest Road, Tahoe City, CA. 96145.

What You Get


  All A-Frames are completely furnished. Units have refrigerators, ranges, microwaves ovens, complete bath facilities, living room furniture and bedroom furniture. DIRECTV Satellite service is provided, as well as Wifi internet. Dishes, cooking utensils, toaster, coffee pot and other small household appliances are also available to provide occupants with the necessary essentials for dining in.


*ATTENTION* 

 Updated 11/21/2022 for all new reservations 

A: Due to recent credit card fraud, all personnel requesting a reservation will be charged a booking fee of $25.00 per request. This $25.00 fee will also be used as the cleaning/cancellation fee.  

B: One-night stays are not authorized, unless approved by the MWR Officer.

C: The one-bedroom (upper level) units sleep 6 people. The 2-bedroom (lower level) units sleep 6 as well, however, they have the ability to sleep 8. Each additional person over the cabin's max occupancy will incur a $10 per night, per person charge.

D: TDY rental rate supporting Coast Guard operations in the area (with proof of orders), will be $50 per night. Please contact MWR Officer for details.

E: DoD/DHS MWR unit group events will be $50 per night, not to exceed 3-nights. Please contact unit MWR Officer for details.

F: Active-duty military serving in California are eligible for an annual 50% discount on a 3-night stay, for special events. Please contact the MWR Officer for details.



    Forest View 3

    1 Bedroom · 1 Bath · Sleeps 6
    Forest View 1 is located on the Coast Guard base in Tahoe City, CA. This is a 450 square foot, 2nd floor, 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom cabin. It comes fully furnished, with...
    Tahoe City, CA, US

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    Forest View 4

    2 Bedrooms · 1 Bath · Sleeps 8
    Forest View 2 is located on the Coast Guard base in Tahoe City, CA. This is a 650 square foot, 1st floor, 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom cabin. Unit has 1 queen bed, 2 bunk b...
    Tahoe City, CA, US

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    Lakeview 1

    1 Bedroom · 1 Bath · Sleeps 6
    Lakeview 1 is a newley remodeled unit on the Coast Guard base in Tahoe City, CA. This is a 450 square foot, 2nd floor, 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom cabin. Unit has 1 queen ...
    Tahoe City, Ca, US

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    Lakeview 2

    2 Bedrooms · 1 Bath · Sleeps 8
    Lakeview 2 is a newley remodeled unit on the Coast Guard base in Tahoe City, CA. This is a 650 square foot, 1st floor, 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom cabin. Unit has 1 queen ...
    Tahoe City, CA, US

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