Tenkiller Lodge is a year round motel located atop historic Park Hill and positioned at the gateway to nearby Tenkiller Lake. Our Lodge is conveniently situated less then 10 minutes from the historic town of Tahlequah yet offers a peaceful retreat into the beautiful foothills of the Ozark mountains. Enjoy the most scenic part of the area while having convenient access to area business including Northeastern State University Tahlequah City Hospital Cherokee Nation Headquarters and the Cherokee Heritage Center Trail of Tears Drama. We are Lake Tenkillers newest hotel accommodations. Our rooms feature free High Speed Wireless Internet unique four poster hand carved beds TV Coffeemaker air-conditioning and Refrigerator. Our beautifully constructed log motel is situated in a quiet wooded area and all rooms are ground floor. We have Single-1 King Beds or Double-2 Queen Beds with Smoking and Non-Smoking are available. Our facilities feature complimentary continental breakfast swimming pool and pavilion with BBQ grill boat and bus parking free electrical hookups for charging boat batteries free high speed wireless internet available anywhere on our property comfortable gathering room with fireplace and our newly added meeting hall and business center constructed in 2006. Accessible Room for customers with disabilities. During your stay at the Tenkiller Lodge you will be able to take advantage of convenient access to the areas shopping and dining while enjoying the scenic beauty of the foothills of the Ozark Mountains Lake Tenkiller and the Illinois River. Some of the activities our guests enjoy are golfing antique shopping Cherokee Heritage Center horseback riding scuba diving camping hiking fishing golfing water sports scenic nature fishing and hunting. Weather you are visiting our area on business recreation or attending one of the many events the area has to offer our lodge is the perfect home base for your day trips. If you are planning a family reunion retreat or othe
Cons: The pool was dirty . There was no filter of water. I was trying to swim but bug in pool and found glob of hair floating in water.
Pros: It was clean in our room, cold, the maid was very nice.
Cons: The front desk person was gone more than they were there. The breakfast was very small and we had to wait both mornings for them to make more food and coffee. Their was a tree growing in the dining ...
Pros: The room was very comfortable and the staff were friendly and helpful.
Cons: As a person with some physical limitations the access form parking to the room could have been better. It was a long walk for me which was difficult for me.
Pros: Bed was very comfortable and rooms were clean. Well cared for.
Pros: Location comfortable rooms and bed nice indoor pool and complimentary breakfast. Friendly staff
Cons: Although the room was clean and non smoking we found ashes on top of microwave that hadn't been cleaned off. Also we had our boat and tight parking for that
Pros: They were able to put me in a nice room even though they had no record of my reservation through booking.com
Pros: Amazing place to stay ! Friendly staff . Comfy bed huge rooms !! Indoor pool that was kept up very well . Very kid freely . Good breakfast that is available till 9:30 . There's even all day free ...
Pros: It was an excellent location for me. The staff were super friendly.
Cons: The breakfast is not so good -- although the second morning they did a little better. Also my mother-in-law said she got bit by some kind of bug -- don't know what kind. We examined the beds for ...
Cons: Breastfast could have been better
Pros: the staff was pleasant
Cons: restroom had no extra toilet paper only 1/8 roll. no drink/ coffee cups. carpet dirty I wouldn't walk barefoot. The top blanket had hair all over. The chairs/ curtains heavy stains. The toilet seat was barely on. coffee grounds under bathroom counter
Pros: The staff was very friendly. She told me about the area and points of interest
Cons: The only thing wrong was the bed spread was a bit dirty
Pros: We actually left after a few hours. The elevators smelled like urine and the tub clogged. It may be non smoking now but it must of moved that way fairly recently due to the intense smoke smell.
Cons: Not going to lie. We checked in for an afternoon 'adult nap'. The clerk was snide 'we have luggage carts for (glances down) all your luggage if you need it. We had no luggage but the judgement was felt. This was not a comparable 2 star hotel for the area
Pros: Management was very kind. The staff worked very hard and it was evident that they were embarrassed about the quality of their property, which had just been purchased from another hotel chain. The ...
Cons: The back door to the hotel was broken. They had a broken ice machine, so it there was no ice unless you asked a staff member to get you some from the kitchen. The bedroom was beautiful but it smlled ...
Pros: they would not let us check in until 4:00 breakfast was not until 7:00
Cons: most staff was rude
Pros: Very nice staff clean
Cons: The room was humid when we first got here and the sheets and towels were kind of damp but as the room cooled off it got better
Cons: Room wasn't as clean as I like, door in bathroom was dirty. Ceiling tile was stained and looked like it was about to fall. Carpet was dirty
Pros: Close to town.
Pros: The location was excellent and easy to find.The staff were friendly and the rooms were clean.
Cons: I didn't like that when I checked out their system was down and if I needed a receipt that I would have to get it from Booking.com!!!
Pros: The shower had good pressure. The staff were friendly and accommodating .
Cons: The pool was gross .The whole place is ready for a remodel
Pros: pool was nice, rooms were clean
Cons: front staff acted like they didn't know their jobs 3 out of our 5 reservations were messed up it was either the staff or booking.coms mess up.
Pros: The girl at the front counter was extremely nice and understanding
Cons: The AC froze up. I had to physically remove ice from the intake of the A/C unit. The owner of the hotel would do nothing to help us out. Only thing he would let us do is to leave at 10 pm at ...
Cons: The state of total disrepair by lack of maintenance and upkeep!
Pros: Breakfast was good Staff was nice
Cons: Booked a double room & got a single. The roll away bed was so bad my son slept in the chair. Pool was green. Ice machine didn't work. No shades on the window, so you get up with the sun.
Cons: The air conditioning didn't work well and we were hot. Also we were in a non smoking room but could smell smoke from other rooms.
Cons: Scary stay. I think they are trying to update it but the location is horrible. We were nervous all night and left as soon as we could the nwxt morning. I think a prostitute had a room across from us ...
Cons: Very disappointing! The room was very dirty. The sheets were stained. We stayed for two nights and they left one towel on day two. Very disappointed we always stay in Choice motels but this one was our first bad one!
Cons: No it was nice
Pros: Nice staff and clean room
Cons: Could hear every step of people on floor above us
Pros: Clean centrally located hotel. Comfortable clean room and excellent maid service. Always someone at the front desk. Great value for the money
Cons: Breakfast was very limited and even at that there would at times be even less to choose from then the minimal choices available normally.
Pros: Location was great. Great price.
Cons: the front desk clerk acted upset by the fact that she had to help me check in. hot tub was closed. pool was closed.
Cons: lights were out in hallway by room, very dark. no remote for tv . could not get front desk to answer phone.
Pros: It was very clean and the breakfast staff was very polite. Close to where we needed to be. Easy to locate.
Cons: The room at the front heard the traffic noise through the night. Our room was on the first floor and we could hear the people running above us.
Cons: The floor was soaked when we told front desk they didn't care. Person at front desk was rude and unhelpful. Coffee was gross and breakfast everything was gone @ 8:30 am. Will never stay here again was relocation for overbooked Days Inn booking.
Cons: dirty ( room and hotel overall) bad customer service ( room not cleaned after one night, no towels upon request) elevator out of service more than 12 hours breakfast tasted bad and no selection staff had bad attitude
Cons: It smelled funny and didn't have an outlet in the bathroom
Pros: The staff was very friendly, the room and pool are was clean and well maintained. It is now my motel of choice in Tahlequa. I love it's location to the ring highway around Tahlequa.
Cons: No coffee maker, no electric in bathroom to dry hair, very uncomfortable bed,
Pros: The bed was very comfortable
Pros: Conveniently located. Close to hospitals and a variety of places to eat. Would stay there again.
Pros: I liked the value received for the dollar. I stayed here cause its close to the cherokee hospital and I came up to Oklahoma to have dental work done so being that close was perfect for making my ...
Cons: 2 of the nights I felt like the people 2 doors down were either using or dealing drugs out of their room, there was a lot different vehicles pulling up going into that room and then leaving. Also ...
Pros: Excellent value for money. Clean and spacious rooms with good wifi and tv.
Pros: There was nothing to like about it
Pros: Parking outside of the room, so I could keep tabs on my car. Windows were high off the ground so I could keep them open all night and not worry that someone could crawl in.
Cons: Pretty much everything was not what other reviews had said, especially the part about recently remodeled (maybe the front office)...cockroaches in my bed, splatters of blood on the ceiling, cigarette ...
Pros: It was close to activities that I was there for.
Cons: The noise from the traffic was horrible.
Pros: I had a bed and didn't have to sleep outside.
Cons: Yes--there were roaches in the bathroom, the floor was damp and sticky, the remote control wouldn't work and the WIFI would not connect. The room was dirty and had a bad smell. This hotel should be rated -1/2 star instead of 2 stars.
Pros: Nothing it was very out fasted air conditioner didn't work lighting was horrible and the people running the place was super rude and hateful! Very disrespectful and just not nice
Cons: Everything it was very out fasted air conditioner didn't work lighting was horrible and the people running the place was super rude and hateful! Very disrespectful and just not nice
Pros: Good for the money bed was comfy
Cons: No hair dryer in the room and the air wasn't very good and remote didn't work
Pros: The staff was very nice. we arrived about 2 hours before check in time. After being tired from driving we asked if we could just wait and the staff was very nice about us sitting in the lobby. then...
Cons: It was all good.
Pros: Water pressure was great.
Cons: The deadbolt did not work, there were spiders, burn holes on bedding, over all not very clean.
Pros: The family time i had
Cons: Rude staff dirty and smelly room bed had a used condom in it. Tv had 2 channells and no wifi signal. Also no 'contential breakfast'
Pros: There was no breakfast
Pros: no breakfast
Cons: no heat
Cons: There was no breakfast, gave us a room that was occupied by another guest..toilet was broke
Pros: It was convenient for the places I wanted to visit. The maid was super considerate and nice. The room was clean.
Cons: I was tired when I got there, and it took a while for them to find my reservation and get me checked in. It was the third person to appear who finally handled it.
Pros: It was a good location
Cons: Bad smell in the first room. had to call gas company to do an inspection. The hotel did eventually find another room for us to move into. The second room had not air conditioner, finally the 3rd room we moved to the front door did not close correctly.
Pros: There wasn't anything I liked about it.
Cons: There was nothing that I liked. The price was too high for what it was. The bathroom hadn't been cleaned, the toilet didn't flush correctly, there was a nasty smell in the room, the headboard was crooked, the ice machine didn't work, one lock broken.
Cons: It was very dirty and stunk bad. There was no window in the back of the Room it was boarded-up and The mattresses on the beds are so old and then that I could even sleep .
Pros: I didn't like anything
Cons: No air-conditioning. Linoleum in bath torn. Holes in the plaster. Office staff had to be called on a phone to unblock the door to the office and it was 7pm. Room key did not work. Office staff was 2 ...
Pros: There was no breakfast and no toilet paper. Bathroom light didn't work
Cons: Out curtain was see through people could see straight in
Pros: I liked the location. It was right in the middle of town by stores and restaurants.
Cons: Wasps nests all over. Right above my room door too! Air conditioner didn't work. Didn't even have the buttons for controls. Also, was charged extra upon arrival. Wifi didn't work as well
Pros: It was great
Cons: Everything was fine
Cons: Toilet was clogged with crap and wouldn't flush, no toilet paper, feces on bed sheets, dirty room. Told management and she didn't fix anything
Cons: I woke up and my son's medicine bag covered with ants. I tried to see where the trail come from and saw the ants close to the bed and all over the restroom. Really gross. I told the lady in charge...
Pros: Very helpful.
Cons: Not as clean as I had hoped for...
Pros: Location was convenient.
Cons: Old coffee in the in room coffee maker, dirty shower curtain, plugs fell out of the sockets, i.e. phone chargers, hair appliances, etc. No blow dryer to use, internet slow, refrigerator did not work,...
Pros: Nothing! The only thing that was nice in the hotel was the the tv. It was an up to date flat screen but they had their name CARVED into the front of the plastic. Guess there must be a problem with with thefts in the area.
Cons: I'm shocked that this hotel is even offered on here. Dirty, rundown & filthy. Needs updating on everything. Black mold in bathroom & around heat unit. Sink leaked & left me standing in a puddle of h2o Cont bfast was not open at time advertised. Just bad.
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