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    The Kern Lodge

    67 Valley View Dr, Kernville, CA 93238-9724
    (760) 350-5650
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    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

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    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

    Reviewed 28 May 2015

    We very much enjoyed our stay here. The king bed was SO comfortable and the sheets were soft and luxurious! We had fun playing pool in the game room. The ladies at the front desk were very nice. You can tell the owners have worked...More

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

    Thank you for your review. You are so correct that my neighbor, the Brewery, is rather noisy. I am in the process of trying to "noise proof" my upper rooms, without asking the Brewery to be quiet! I did want to tell you the the...More

    Reviewed 27 May 2015

    We stayed here for 2 nights after a week in Vegas' It was great to go somewhere so beautiful and rekaxing after the desert and the bright light! The lodges are great, very clean and comfortable, the owners were very helpful. The Kern brewery us...More

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

    Thank you for describing Kernville so perfectly! It is a little piece of heaven hidden in the Kern River Valley. You mentioned that you were in Room 103. All my rooms are different with different names. You were actually in the one of our smallest...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$106 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 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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    "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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    "Rooms near the pool are noisier in the afternoon."
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