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Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

It was a nice room very cozy the staff is very friendly and it was a great place to have a nice romantic birthday evening I definitely recommend this place for anyone that wants to have a view of the mountains and a lot of peace and quiet

Thank Anastasia S
Reviewed 26 June 2016

We had stayed last year at their sister facility, Strawberry Creek B&B which was fabulous!!, so we thought this might be fun to try. Very disappointed. The door to back patio broken, shower stall rusted out, refrigerator rusted out, wifi very difficult to activate. It was very hot while we there and the "cabin" only had a small wall A/C...

1Thank Suanne S
Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

I couldn't be happier! This was exactly what I needed for a getaway. My room #6 had the BEST view of the mountains. So beautiful. The room itself was so cute and comfy. I slept with the bathroom window open and the forest smell and the chilly air put me right to sleep. When I checked in, I asked the...

Thank innedofpeace
Costa Mesa, CA
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights last week and had a very enjoyable stay. The red cabin has air conditioning and a great back desk with a table and umbrella. The bed was very comfortable and the cabin has all the cooking items you need. There is a huge TV in the main room and also a TV in the...

1Thank jcw1esq
Irvine, California
Reviewed 2 June 2016

I read both the positive and negative reviews of this place before my arrival so I was prepared. We got the room with one queen bed and two twins. We arrived late so we didn't get to meet the staff until the next morning. They have assigned parking space for each room and it was very well lit which is...

Thank BirdOfParadiseInOC
Bellflower, California
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Loved this little cabin!! The staff was very friendly. The room, we had #4, was clean & even had dishes, cups, wineglasses & silverware in the kitchenette. Loved going out on the back deck & feeding peanuts to the squirrels and blue jays. Went for a lovely hike directly behind the cabin. At about 9 am, a lovely little basket...

1Thank Ruth C
La Mesa, California
Reviewed 5 April 2016

What a disappointing weekend! This is my first Trip Advisor Review because this place is terrible! The Woodland Vista "cabin" was over $200 per night for a run down "motel" stay. I am pretty low maintenance but the cabin was definitely in need of some maintenance! The "Jojoba bath amenities" are in a dispenser on the wall. The towels were...

6Thank sdinsd2016
Reviewed 9 March 2016

We have been here twice almost soon after it has snowed here in Idyllwild. Serene, beautiful place for a weekend getaway. Nice town with lots of artists and good restaurants. We ate at a Mexican place and we licked the plate clean. Our son loved to slide in the snow. There is not much snow gear choice here, so get...

1Thank ubviswa
Lausanne, Switzerland
Reviewed 1 March 2016

It pains me to give such a negative review, but the fact of the matter is that the neglect we saw made it fall short of an average night stay. Which is a shame, because with some good TLC and attention from the management, this place could easily garner a 4/5 star review. My reasoning? Here goes... The building and...

3Thank Chris E
San Diego, California
Reviewed 3 February 2016

Arrival was very friendly and had a parking space marked in front of the room. The rooms were cozy and romantic. The beds were comfortable and a cute faux heater heated the room. A balcony out back looked out over the woods. The shower floor could have been repaired. Also, a nice televison to watch. And a breakfast box is...

Thank pensando42

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast included
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Seated on a hillside overlooking the San Jacinto State Forest, the Idyllwild Bunkhouse is an affordable, eco-friendly mountain lodge tailor-made for hikers, rock-climbers, fisherman, mountain-bikers, or those of us who wouldn't dare head to the mountains without the kids or the pets. From camping-themed rooms with knotty pine interiors and vaulted open-beamed ceilings, to tastefully furnished cabins built with privacy in mind, every Bunkhouse accommodation has a kitchen/kitchenette, private balcony with stunning forest views, Aloe Vera bath amenities, free wi-fi and satellite television. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Idyllwild Bunkhouse

Address: 25525 Highway 243, Idyllwild, CA 92549 (Formerly Strawberry Creek Bunkhouse)
Region: United States > California > Idyllwild
Price Range: RM480 - RM626 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Idyllwild Bunkhouse 3*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Strawberry Creek Bunkhouse Hotel Idyllwild
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“Get one with AC.”
 of 5 bubbles SierraDan, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Get one of the cabins if you can.”
 of 5 bubbles castaicresident, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Hard to say, all rooms are quiet, clean and adequate. The (included) morning breakfast basket was great”
 of 5 bubbles michaelbN213WA, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for one away from the road, Room 10 is in the middle. Otherwise book cabin 2”
  • View from the balcony
 of 5 bubbles Mari07, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We were never able to get the wifi to work.”
 of 5 bubbles 536suannes, 26 Jun 2016 | Read review
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