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Fireside Inn

54540 N Circle Drive, Idyllwild, CA 92549
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Anaheim, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

For my birthday weekend, I planned a trip to Idyllwild and called my favorite cabin rentals, Fireside Inn. I try to spend at least one weekend a year in Idyllwild and have always rented the Bluebird cabin. It's a quaint one-bedroom cabin with a full kitchen (they even have dishes and utensils). This year, I brought my husband, two kids... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

My boyfriend and I rode up with another couple for the weekend. The Fireside Inn is just a few minutes from the town center. It's a tranquil, lovely place with roomy cabin-like rooms. We stayed in the Acorn suite, which had a small living area, kitchenette, fireplace and separate bedroom with a king bed. Pam, the owner was super nice... More 

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Gilbert, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

We stayed at the Meadowlark lodge over Memorial day weekend, and had a wonderful time! The cabin was very close to town (less than a 4 minute drive), and although it is right by the highway, it felt like we were very secluded in the woods. We had 4 adults, and 3 children staying, and each couple had a large... More 

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College Station, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

We stayed in the "raccoon's retreat" room, though all the other ones looked very cute. The fireplace was large and a lovely addition, big comfortable bed, nice clean bathroom, full kitchenette. The room was larger than the pictures looked, and perfectly large enough for a long weekend ("buy two nights, get the third free" deal!) It was very close (very... More 

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Anaheim Hills, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Fireside Inn has two locations: One on North Circle Drive, and the other off of Highway 243. So, you need to decide which is your preference. Do you want to have the convenience of being within walking distance to the charming shops and restaurants of the Idyllwild, or would you prefer to have a bit more privacy? If you opt... More 

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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

A Gem of a deal! We stayed in the cabin named "Racoon's Retreat". It was very cute and well appointed. It has a kichenette which consists of a stove top, sink, microwave and small fridge. Perfect for making a meal or two if you don't feel like going out to one of the many great restaurants on the Hill. In... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Squirrels Nest was the perfect spot for me. I've stayed at Fireside Inn before and this little cabin is now my favorite. It's got all the amenities I need, microwave, refrig, good closet space and a no frills but certainly adequate bathroom and a very comfortable bed plus cute FIREPLACE. The Fireside is within easy walking distance of town, shopping,... More 

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Brawley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

THE ONLY REASON I SAID 2ND BEST is i believe you always have to leave room at the top for your next experience!!!! I booked this Cabin just after spending the weekend at the Blue Bird lodge fire sides sister in the mountains. It's not very often you trade tradition for something new we did and my oh my what... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

I always thought I would write a review for Fireside Inn, but never had done so until now. In 2013 we spent three days and two nights at the Fireside Inn; once in the winter and once in the summer. Both times were a wonderful experience with the Inn itself, with the contrast in weather, and with town of Idyllwild.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 via mobile

We stayed in the Blue Jay and it was perfect - cozy cabin with a mini fridge, and a good selection of DVDs in the office in case you need to unwind. Short drive to great hiking. Walking distance with decent road shoulders to restaurants on both ends of town, across from church.

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