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    Bear Valley Lodge

    3 Bear Valley Rd, Bear Valley, CA 95223-9997
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent0%
    • Very good45%
    • Average36%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible9%
    7 Aug 2016
    “Outdated, high price”
    30 Jan 2017
    “Very loud and in need of renovation”
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
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    Tamarack Lodge At Bear Valley
    66 reviews
    #1 of 1 Speciality lodging in Bear Valley
     
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    208 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Arnold
     
    Timberline Lodge
    55 reviews
    #2 of 2 Speciality lodging in Arnold
     
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    107 reviews
    #1 of 1 B&Bs / Inns in Strawberry
     
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    Reviews (11)
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    1 - 5 of 11 reviews

    Reviewed 30 January 2017

    I was very disappointed with our stay at the lodge. It desperately needs a renovation. I like a rustic atmosphere but the room was in very bad shape. The fuse kept blowing, we had very little light to see, mildew was in the shower, ceiling...More

    Thank astubbins
    Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

    They really shouldn't charge so much even on a weekend due to how outdated the lodge and rooms are. It was clean, definitely no amenities, for the price and restaurant wasn't open either, no coffee, no blow dryer, tv remote control worn out, shower door...More

    2  Thank Sandy P
    Reviewed 22 April 2016

    In the summer when the snow is gone there's Lake Alpine just up the road about 5 miles. Formally known as Mt. Reba ski park this is and awesome area to ski in the snow gets around 4 to 5 feet deep and always has...More

    Thank Brad S
    Reviewed 22 February 2016

    Just come back from a great few days in Bear Valley. No traffic, great conditions, no lines, everything cheaper than most Tahoe resorts ... Stayed at the Lodge and it's certainly rustic and quaint... don't expect modern and fancy and you'll be pleasantly surprised by...More

    1  Thank Gareth P
    Reviewed 17 October 2015

    My brother and I (and sometimes another brother) have been coming here for around 19 years or longer now. Yes, there are many things that people used to going to Tahoe or Aspen are not going to like, but it is what it is. A...More

    5  Thank Banditdogaustin
    Tamarack Lodge At Bear Valley
    66 reviews
    #1 of 1 Speciality lodging in Bear Valley
     
    Mountain Retreat Resort
    208 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Arnold
     
    Timberline Lodge
    55 reviews
    #2 of 2 Speciality lodging in Arnold
     
    Strawberry Inn
    107 reviews
    #1 of 1 B&Bs / Inns in Strawberry
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 44
    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • Bear Valley
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    Traveller (11)
    Dining (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (13)
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    Kate_snowboard
    Is Bear Valley Lodge walking distance to ski/snowboard area? Or do we need to drive to the resort?
    10 December 2016|
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    Response from arlenes688 | Property representative |
    Thank you for your inquiry. We are walking distance to the Cross Country Ski Area and tubing hill, but for Bear Valley Ski Resort (the downhill), we are a short drive, about 3 miles away. We do have a shuttle that runs... More
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    "all if you can get one"
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    "Be prepared to rough it a little, no Starbucks."
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    "Can't beat the top floor for quiet!!!"
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