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Address: 26439 Highway 76, Santa Ysabel, CA
Phone Number: 760-782-3487
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Activities: Camping/rv
Description: A lake resort area with camping facilities.

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Good campsite, but...

We stayed in my VW camper while enjoying the tourmaline fee dig at the west end of the campground. The campsite was really nice in April. The kids and I enjoyed a pizza and... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed November 6, 2014
BigCavePlug
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Sunnyvale, California, United States

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Escondido, California
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30 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

We were on a bicycle tour and heard this was a good place to stay. VERY clean. Staff was nice. We only stayed one night so didn't really use the kitchen. It was small, but everything seemed in order. We thought the market would have more options. I would recommend going with the food you want to eat and not... More 

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Palo Alto, California
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110 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

Out of the way gem. Head north from San Diego, through some high desert. Find the nice little town of Santa Ysabel (small store, pie shop and a fantastic Rock Shop). Then off for a few miles to Lake Henshaw Resort. Really a mobile home park with camping area and small store and cafe. The folks at the store/cafe are... More 

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Pahrump, Nevada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 via mobile

If I could give this resort a zero rating I would. The cabin were very disappointing,there were roaches, spider webs and all kind of bugs throughout the cabin. The furniture was like something you would find in the trash bin. The couch was stain all over and you would not want you sit on it,but the worse part of it... More 

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Lakeside, California
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24 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Our family rented all the cabins for Thanksgiving weekend for some 4 years. We relocated only because our family size out grew the cabin numbers. Trying to remember>>>seems about 8 years ago. Our experience was always very positive. The cabins were always clean and each morning they were refreshed as needed the same as ay hotel/motel. Heaters worked wonderfully; always... More 

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Sunnyvale, California, United States
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We stayed in my VW camper while enjoying the tourmaline fee dig at the west end of the campground. The campsite was really nice in April. The kids and I enjoyed a pizza and potato skins from the restaurant at the entrance and then had some popcorn before going for a late night walk and then scary stories. The roads... More 

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Warner Springs, California, United States
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

The room was dirty. The bedspread was so dirty when my grand-daughter pulled it back the sheet showed a dirty print of her behind where she had been sitting. There were rats in my son's room eating food on the kitchen counter and on the table. We asked for a refund for one of the nights because of the rats... More 

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Hesperia, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Beautiful views from Cabin. People Friendly, campgrounds were clean, Cabins were Lovely!! Decided to have my Wedding at the site, and it was Perfect!! Will always return whenever we need a peaceful get-away :)

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West Covina, California
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28 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

I would not recommend staying in the cabins. They are in ill repair, taken over by carpenter ants and spiders. Reserved for three nights; slept in the cabin first night and in the back of our Expedition the next two nights. I'm no Prima doña and I went for the rustic, nature experience. Had I known the cabin would have... More 

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Toronto
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73 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

I think some of the other reviewers here should take a chill pill... You are renting a cabin for $65. What do you expect! After reading all the awful reviews, we were pleasantly surprised by the Lake Henshaw 'Resort.' Our cabin was cute, comfortable and bright. Except for the mini-blinds (and I challenge haters to go home and clean theirs... More 

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Dana Point, California
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15 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

My family, some friends and I recently spent the weekend at Lake Henshaw. After reading the reviews we started looking for other options as most critics have hammered this place. There was a 30% chance of thunderstorms each day which is probably what scared the crowds away, as we were the ONLY campers there. The temperature was listed at a... More 

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