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    The Kern Lodge

    67 Valley View Dr, Kernville, CA 93238-9724
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    Reviewed 22 June 2015 via mobile

    It wasn't a luxury hotel but very fitting for the area. Rose who taking care of the reception ship area was a sweet and helpful woman. The rooms are rustic, spacious and clean. I would definitely stay here again. It has a pool, bbq area...More

    Thank Joe F
    Response from KernLodgeSue, Owner at The Kern LodgeResponded 4 August 2015

    Thank you Joe for your review. I agree that we are not a luxury hotel, as Kernville is a Kick Back kind of place. The wood walls in all the rooms actually came from the Johnsondale Logging Company when they were producing Lumber. I have...More

    Reviewed 16 June 2015

    We stayed at the Kern Lodge Sunday night. We had driven about 5 hours to get our son to summer camp in the area, and it was too dark to drive back home through the winding canyon. We had no idea where to stay. We...More

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    Response from KernLodgeSue, Owner at The Kern LodgeResponded 15 July 2015

    Thank you for the great review! I remember you well. You and your husband looked so tired that I just wanted to make sure you had a quiet room with a comfy bed. Glad it was appreciated :) Please come see us again sometime when...More

    Reviewed 13 June 2015

    We called a few days before Memorial weekend not expecting to get a room but luckily they had one. We only live 1.5 hours away but it's nice getting away sometimes sans children in the lower mtns. The Kern Lodge was great, pleasant people, nice...More

    Thank Joe A
    Response from KernLodgeSue, Owner at The Kern LodgeResponded 15 July 2015

    What a great review! Thank you. We try to get people from Ridgecrest to come more often to Kernville. So close and yet a world away. Having grown up in Ridgecrest and vacationed in the Kern River Valley most of my younger years, I can...More

    Reviewed 8 June 2015

    We stayed at Kern Lodge June 5/6, 2015 as part of a larger group on a cycling trip. If you are looking for a luxurious hotel then you are probably looking in the wrong town and need to re-set your expectations. The Kern Lodge is...More

    1  Thank Jeff S
    Response from KernLodgeSue, Owner at The Kern LodgeResponded 15 July 2015

    Thank you for your review. I appreciate that you considered the Kern Lodge a good place to stay while visiting Kernville. Hopefully when you come again we can continue to improve and hopefully get a few more stars on your future review. :)

    Reviewed 28 May 2015

    I stayed at the Kern Lodge for a few days in April. The scenery, the location and even the rooms weren't too bad. My issue was with the poor management and condescending hotel receptionist, Glo. My friend and I were super polite and excited to...More

    Thank Jessica F
    Response from KernLodgeSue, General Manager at The Kern LodgeResponded 2 June 2015

    Hello, I wanted to let you know that I deeply apologize from the bottom of my heart for the way I handled things during your stay. I believe it to be in my nature to meet expectations as this has been a first where I...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
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    • Pool
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    • US$107 - US$318 (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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    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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