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Whitney Portal Hostel

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  • Excellent37%
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  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“main street”(3 reviews)
“death valley”(3 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

Booked a four bed room . The place was clean and comfortable. Bit of a lug getting the gear to the upper floor.via a narrow stairway. Parking was adequate. The staff were friendly and helpful. Central location for shops and restaurants.

Thank antis
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Rooms 1 & 2 had new carpet and fresh paint with basic amenities for our quick overnight with a spectacular view of My. Whitney. Easy drive to Death Valley for a day trip, too. Diner right across the street serves up great breakfast. One caveat:...More

Thank Nancie C
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Be aware if you need flexibility this is not your place. I booked room for four people in advance. Prior to arrival within 24 hours of original booking I changed dates of stay because we wanted to also visit Mammoth. We stayed one night at...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We stayed at this hostel hoping to get a lower rate since it is advertised as a hostel with high ratings. We paid more than $100 dollars for an average room for just me and my dog. Close to 11 am next day, the snappy...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

I was actually pleasantly surprised at the quality of my room here! We stayed in a queen bed, room the night before we climbed Whitney. We booked the night here due to the proximity to the portal. We knew we'd be camping 1-2 nights so...More

Thank stephmhart
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Free Parking
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US$123 - US$125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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United States > California > California Desert > Lone Pine
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"Ask for a room in the back to avoid traffic noise from busy street."
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"Rooms in the back are quieter, as the hostel fronts Hwy 395."
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"Second floor in the back"
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"Rooms in the rear of the building are off the main road and quiet"
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