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    The Kern Lodge

    67 Valley View Dr, Kernville, CA 93238-9724
    (760) 350-5650
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    Reviewed 19 July 2017

    This is a simple motel in Kernville and is the best place to stay. They're friendly, clean and efficient. While it's not fancy at all, it is comfortable and good value and they have a pool. We got to Kernville twice a year and stay...More

    1  Thank Amy B
    Response from KernLodgeSue, Manager at The Kern LodgeResponded 10 August 2017

    Thank you for your review! It's true that we've remained humble with our decor, keeping with the rustic feel, but overall I believe you're right. We have simple amenities depending on the room (such as the standards in rooms 101-107), but we have done a...More

    Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

    We got very late in night to checkin at the hotel as we were driving and I was a bit scared as it seemed like a very small place. To my surprise the checkin procedure was well thought of.When I came in the connectivity zone,...More

    Thank SHRUTIM92
    Response from KernLodgeSue, Manager at The Kern LodgeResponded 10 August 2017

    Hello, thank you for your review! It always helps that we can get ahold of our guests when it comes to the late check-ins, whether by phone, voicemail or email, but even if none of those options are available we always have a Night Manager...More

    Reviewed 4 July 2017

    The Kern Lodge is a wonderful place to stay because the room was better than any typical hotel room. It was more like an apartment than a room, and it was so spacious. Wonderful touches includ plates, cutlery, dish soap, and cooking utensils. The location...More

    Thank Ann F
    Response from KernLodgeSue, Manager at The Kern LodgeResponded 10 August 2017

    Hello, thank you for your review! Not all of our rooms have a Kitchenette, but 3 of our Standards, 3 of our Deluxe Doubles, and the 2 Apartments do (however, the Kitchenettes don't have cooktops or ovens). We also have Full Kitchens in the Master...More

    Reviewed 30 June 2017

    Check in was effortless, and the reception staff very friendly. It is always a nice breath of fresh air when they have the Lodge's cat their to affectionately greet you with a rub and a purr. Rooms were clean with a rustic feel of old...More

    Thank jhammo
    Response from KernLodgeSue, Manager at The Kern LodgeResponded 10 August 2017

    Hello, thank you for your review! Lukie will be pleased to know that she's been praised for her effort as the Official Greeter (she's quite the chatterbox, too!). We've kept up with the knotty pine interior through almost all of our rooms. Guests really seem...More

    Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

    We loved our stay at the Kern Lodge & they had a nice small pool. We ate most of our meals at the Ewing's restaurant and the lamb is great. The pasta however was swimming in oil or butter. The view of the Kern river...More

    Thank Eva A
    Response from KernLodgeSue, Manager at The Kern LodgeResponded 10 August 2017

    Hello, thank you for your review! Holy cow, you had quite the adventure! I'm sure the other businesses would love to hear from you, too. Our location is one of the best in Kernville (not to toot our own horn), and Ewings is definitely a...More

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    Amenities
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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$106 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 23
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    • Kernville
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    • The Kern Hotel Kernville
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    22 June 2015|
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    Response from Jimmy M | Reviewed this property |
    The whole staff is very friendly/accomodating. As for rooms, I'd recommend 111 (sequoia tree), 113 (Manzanita) or if you want some more space there is rooms 110 (kern river) or the 301(the duplex). Those are all options with... More
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    "Pick a room with nobody on the other side if you can"
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    "Manzanita was lovely, perfect for a family of four. There's lots of variety."
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    "It is my first choice in the area."
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    "Gold Rush room had nice decor!!!"
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