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Ray's Den Motel

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Reviewed 6 October 2017

This place was a suggestion by some of my motorcycle riding friends. I stayed the night here while riding my motorcycle home from San Diego to Seattle. Got a great nights sleep in a clean quiet room. The place is a little old, but seems...More

Thank Steve K
Reviewed 15 September 2017

My husband and I stayed overnight to resupply during our JMT hike. The room was spotless, bathroom clean and bed very comfortable. Linda, the owner, could not have been any more accommodating! I highly recommend a stay here!

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Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

This quaint hotel has to be the cleanest ever, the check in was easy and she had us close to our friends, was perfect! Will definitely stay again❤️ Independence, Ca does not have much but fishing is GREAT close by, the Shell station has EVERYTHING...More

Thank ANNIE0118
Reviewed 1 October 2016

This review is LONG overdue! Last year my wife and I drove to Lake Tahoe last year to "air out" her new car. On the way northbound, we stopped in Independence and stayed at Ray's Den. We couldn't have been happier! Our room was comfortable...More

Thank Terry-Laurette W
Reviewed 27 September 2016

My wife and I enjoyed our stay at Ray's Den.The motel is clean, comfortable, and quiet. Linda, the owner, was accommodating and very friendly; we feel like we made a new friend. We plan to stay at Ray's Den the next time we're in the...More

Thank Steve C
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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"Cannot go wrong in any room"
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"Room #1 is furthest away from Hwy 395"
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"Only 7 rooms I think. No noise problems"
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"room 1 next to office - furthest away from road - is quietest room"
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