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Tamarack Lodge At Bear Valley

18278 Highway 4, Bear Valley, CA 95223
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Alamo, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Tamarack Lodge is conveniently located just 2 miles before Bear Valley on Highway 4. Vicky and family make you feel right at home as soon as you arrive. You have full access to the kitchen and they have a selection of breakfast foods available in the morning. The Chalet out back is very quiet at night and we enjoyed our... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

the staff at tamarack saved our group of friends after being stranded an hour away with no car, truly kind and generous people. The staff was extremely kind and the family atmosphere was so welcoming. Couldn't have asked for a better place the day at.

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Love this place. Here for the third time, biking Cal Alps for Death Ride training. Cozy - rooms and common areas. Friendly hosts - Vicky, Tim and kids. Cool small dogs. B&B breakfast in the am. Huge communal kitchen - fully stocked with everything you need to prepare your own dinners. Sunny deck. Everything you could ask for for relaxing... More 

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Martinez, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Such a friendly and comfortable place to use as a base when I want to be in this area. The only drawback is weak Internet and zero phone service. Love the large deck for guest use as well as the well equipped kitchen. Great to be able to bar-b-que.

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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

We headed up to Tamarack for adopt a trail weekend with Esprit de four club and my husbands birthday. We stayed at the Tamarack Lodge which was about 10 minutes away from the trail, in one of their Chalet rooms. It was so comfortable the hostess couldn't have been nicer. Our room came with a kitchen area, table and chairs... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

We stopped at Tamarack for one night to sleep over before going to Utica. The place was clean, warm and comfortable. In the morning, we had a nice breakfast. Tim gave us some advice on the nearby hikes and what else to do in Utica/Alpine. Will definitely go there again once we decide to explore that area.

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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

What a great experience. The lodge is family friendly and a great place for all. My son loved it and the inn keepers could hot have been more kind. The rooms are very comfortable and basic. The shared baths are more than adequate and very clean. They even had a bonfire for all the families and marshmallow roasting. Breakfast we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Our family had a wonderful stay at Tamarack. Our 9 year old daughter loved playing with the other kids. The owners are so nice and very welcoming. The kitchen is great! We could cook and make friends with others

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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Rooms have great log beds and a nice cabin look to them. Owners are friendly and gracious. Fabulous communal areas. They have a ping pong table room, library, play area for little ones, games in the living room, fireplace and an excellent group kitchen. It was easy for many families to use it at once, and the dining area has... More 

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Palo Alto, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Tamarack Lodge is a very nice, convenient place for a ski trip at Bear Valley. The lodge is just 10 minutes form the ski resort and about 5 minutes form the XC trail head. The innkeepers, Tim and Vicky are very friendly and helpful. Breakfast is nice but simple. There is a nice, big kitchen in the breakfast area for... More 

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