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Resort at Squaw Creek COVID-19 Actions & Cleanliness Standards

At Resort at Squaw Creek, the safety & well-being of our guests, associates, members, and community is top priority. We are currently working through a phased Resort re-opening and are pleased to share the ways we’re taking action to ensure care & cleanliness, as you consider your next visit.

This is a rapidly changing and sensitive situation. As we pay close attention to state and local mandates, we will provide the most up to date information we have regarding Resort operations on this page. For more information on the government orders, please see the following mandates

When you’re ready to travel again, we’ll be here for you!


Hyatt Covid-19 Travel Update
Hyatt Global Care and Cleanliness Commitment

Hyatt Global Cleanliness Accreditation 

At Resort at Squaw Creek, we have committed to following the Hyatt Global Care & Cleanliness Commitment, which further enhances existing operational guidance and resources around colleague and guest safety and peace of mind. This multilayered commitment builds upon existing rigorous protocols and includes an accreditation process by the Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC); colleague training and support resources; and a cross-functional working group of medical experts and industry professionals that will contribute to various aspects of the hotel experience.

Hyatt has introduced GBAC STAR(TM) accreditation through a performance-based cleaning, disinfection and infectious disease prevention program that will focus on establishing hotel environments that are sanitary, safe and healthy. The GBAC STAR(TM) accreditation will include detailed training at more than 900 Hyatt hotels worldwide, and Hyatt intends to complement this with regular internal and third-party auditing. GBAC is a division of ISSA, the worldwide cleaning industry association, and is composed of leaders in the area of microbial-pathogenic threat analysis and mitigation, designed specifically to deal with biological threats and real-time crises like the COVID-19 pandemic.


With the adoption of Hyatt Global Care and Cleanliness Commitment & GBAC STAR(TM) cleanliness standards, we are pleased to share that we are accepting reservations for stays on or after June 4th. We are contacting all guests with upcoming reservations with further information. In all guest rooms, you will notice the removal of certain items to ensure care & cleanliness. We have added extra steps to our cleaning and sensitization processes and placed a seal of freshness sticker in each guest room door to ensure each room was cleaned and sanitized for your protection. Please dial 0 from your unit phone if we can assist in any way. We look forward to welcoming you to safely enjoy your time with us.


Golf operations have resumed with stringent safety & cleanliness protocol recommended by PGA of America; Hyatt Global Care and Cleanliness Commitment; state & local authorities. These include, but are not limited to: Six feet social distancing rules; supplying individual golf carts as available; hospital-grade sanitizing practices of all communal surfaces; golf carts sanitized after each use; once available, on-course “to-go” food and beverage service only; restricted handling of rakes & flagsticks; and tee time prepayment required. Guest supplies - scorecards, tees, pencils, & water are available with contact-free self-service.

Tee times can be booked & pre-paid in advance online by calling 530-581-6637. Local to Tahoe? We encourage you to  purchase a season pass to enjoy unlimited play all season! Please stay healthy and safe. Thank you for your patience and understanding of these new golf guidelines during this unprecedented time.


Due to CA state restrictions & to ensure safety, public pool restrictions are still effective currently. We look forward to opening Resort pools with strict safety precautions, once the mandates are lifted. 


The Resort at Squaw Creek looks forward to resuming dining operations very soon, with stringent new safety precautions according to the State of CA & our Hyatt Global Care and Cleanliness Commitment.  We are offering Sandy’s Pub for to-go food only beginning April 22nd and are planning for more options to be available on May 29th. We have diligently adhered to social distancing guidelines for seating in all dining rooms, have made use of innovative QR codes for no-touch menu browsing and are taking every precaution in our kitchens to create a sterile environment for food preparation.  


At this time, Resort activities are limited according to local mandates & our commitment to stringent safety practices. Bicycle rentals will be available on Friday, May 29th. Fly-fishing, golf and other activities are available through our Recreation Department.

Additional touch points:

  • Implementing of social distancing in all areas of the Resort
  • Furniture layout update
  • Resort wide signage to actively communicate and educate guests about safety measures in place at the Resort
  • Hand sanitizer stations available in all guest floors and common areas
  • Personal Protective equipment for colleagues and guests
  • Plexiglas shields installed in designated areas of the property for added protection
  • Enhanced sensitization processes and frequency
  • Extensive re-training of all colleagues on new hotel disinfecting protocols
  • Re-evaluation of all hotel operations to comply with CDC guidelines
  • Wide-sweeping security measures enacted


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